U.S. Payers Intend to Limit Preferred Coverage to Only One Immune Biologic
NASHVILLE, Tenn. and GLEN ROCK, N.J., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy and Fingertip Formulary find that 76 percent of surveyed pharmacy directors say that by 2014 they expect their managed care organization will have only one
preferred biologic for all immune conditions, ...
More Than One in Five 12 to 17-Year-Olds Have Trouble Seeing in Class
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- VSP(R) Vision Care and Prevent Blindness America announced today the results of their joint nationwide survey of nearly 1,500 participants. The study revealed more than one
in five 12 to 17-year-olds have difficulty seeing the classro...
Fox Chase researchers identify differences in treatments and outcomes of patients with second primary lung cancers versus those with one primary lung cancer
SAN FRANCISCO (August 1, 2009)Patients with second primary lung cancers (SPLC), when compared to those with one
primary lung cancer (OPLC), are more likely to have localized disease at the time of diagnosis and are more likely to receive surgical treatment rather than radiation treatment. However,...
Pancreatic cancer risk decreased by one anti-diabetic therapy, increased by others
Bethesda, MD (August 1, 2009) The antidiabetic medication metformin is associated with a reduced risk of pancreatic cancer in diabetics, according to a new study in Gastroenterology , the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute. However, other commonly us...
Does the Crowded TNF Market Really Need Two New Agents? Rheumatologists Provide Insight in the Wave One Report of LaunchTrends(TM): SIMPONI and CIMZIA
EXTON, Pa., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, Inc. announces the release of the wave one
LaunchTrends (TM): SIMPONI and CIMZIA report. The survey was completed by U.S. Rheumatologists in late June 2009.
While awareness of both new TNF antagonists is relatively h...
Food additive may one day help control blood lipids and reduce disease risk
St. Louis, July 30, 2009 Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a substance in the liver that helps process fat and glucose. That substance is a component of the common food additive lecithin, and researchers speculate it may one
day be possible to use...
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CTMM Becomes One of the World's Largest Public-Private Partnerships in Translational Medical Research
EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands, August 4 /PRNewswire/ -- With today's final
approval of a research project into prostate cancer, the Dutch CTMM (Center
for Translational Molecular Medicine) today announced the successful
completion of 265 million euro funding for translational (bench-to-bedside)
IMPACT Study Showed Longer Valcyte(R) (valganciclovir hydrochloride tablets) Treatment Demonstrated Better Protection Against Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Disease One Year Post-Transplant
CMV is the most serious viral infection affecting transplant patients
BOSTON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- New Phase III study results presented for the first time today at the ninth annual American Transplant Congress 2009 (ATC) demonstrate that doubling the duration of preventive therapy ('prop...
Ongoing Landmark ROADMAP Study Demonstrates Significant Improvement in Blood Pressure Control at One Year, According to Blinded Results
First-Ever Trial to Evaluate Whether Olmesartan Medoxomil Prevents Onset of Early Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetes Patients
SAN FRANCISCO, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Blinded one-year blood pressure (BP) reduction data from the ongoing landmark study ROADMAP ( R andomized O lmesartan A nd D ...
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Achieves Significant Breakthrough in Research for Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) Early Examination Kit
HARBIN, China, May 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One
Medical, Inc. ("China Sky One
Medical" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: CSKI ), a leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter drugs in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that the R...
Rib-X Pharmaceuticals Novel Antibiotic Delafloxacin Named One of R&D Directions 100 Great Investigational Drugs of 2009
NEW HAVEN, Conn., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Rib-X Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Rib-X" or the "Company"), a development-stage company focused on the discovery and development of novel antibiotics for the treatment of antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced that its lead compound, delafloxacin, ha...
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Single-injection products will drive the US Hyaluronic Acid Viscosupplementation market to nearly $1 billion by 2013, according to Millennium Research Group
WALTHAM, Mass., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group's (MRG's) US Markets for Orthopedic Biomaterials 2009 ...
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Fox Chase researchers uncover one force behind the MYC oncogene in many cancers
Philadelphia (July 27, 2009) DLX5, a gene crucial for embryonic development, promotes cancer by activating the expression of the known oncogene, MYC, according to researchers from Fox Chase Cancer Center. Since the DLX5 gene is inactive in normal adults, it may be an ideal target for future anti-...
Possible drug target found for one of the most aggressive breast cancers
Grand Rapids, Mich. (July 8, 2009) Van Andel Research Institute (VARI) investigators have identified a gene that could be an important therapeutic target in the treatment of the most aggressive forms of breast cancer. Currently, patients with these cancers have few treatment options.
New device detects heart disease using less than one drop of blood
Testing people for heart disease might be just a finger prick away thanks to a new credit card-sized device created by a team of researchers from Harvard and Northeastern universities in Boston. In a research report published online in The FASEB Journal ( http://www.fasebj.org ), they describe h...
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Sulphur in just one hair could blow a terrorist's alibi
A group of researchers from the LGC Chemical Metrology Laboratory in the United Kingdom and the University of Oviedo, Spain, have come up with a method to detect how the proportions of isotopes in a chemical element (atoms with an equal number of protons and electrons but different numbers of neut...
Preclinical work shows how one gene causes severe mental retardation
Durham, N.C., and Chapel Hill, N.C. -- Researchers at Duke University Medical Center and the University of North Carolina have discovered in mice how a single disrupted gene can cause a form of severe mental retardation known as Angelman syndrome.
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China Sky One Medical, Inc. Appoints New Independent Director
HARBIN, China, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One
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Medical" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: CSKI ), a leading
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the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced the appoi...
iCardiac Processes Volume of Data Equivalent to One Thousand Traditional Thorough QT Studies
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Rochester, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2009 -- iCardiac Technologies, Inc., a leader in advanced cardiac safety biomarker development and automated QT analysis, announced that it has processed a total of 45 millio...
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Mach One Corporation Begins Trading on the OTC Bulletin Board Under the Symbol 'MNCN'
BELGIUM, Wis., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mach One
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First-Ever Egg Donor Web Portal Becomes One of The Largest Resources for Aspiring Parents in the U.S.
Newly Launched Donor Network Alliance Achieves Company & Industry Milestone of 1000 + Egg Donors
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Mach One Corporation Developing a Nasal, Hand Carried Product as Solution to Swine Flu (H1N1) Virus
Product Will Create A Barrier To Block The Attachment Of The Virus To The Nasal Membranes
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