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Double Advantage of Potential New Diabetes Treatment

April 19, 2016 8:51 am | by eLife | News | Comments

Blocking the hormone that raises sugar levels in the blood could increase insulin levels while keeping blood sugar levels down.


Scorpion Venom Yields Clues for Developing Better Pharmaceuticals

April 19, 2016 8:45 am | by UC Davis | News | Comments

The controlled release of calcium is a key step in many cellular processes.


Multi-Blockbuster Drugs Will Drive Immuno-Oncology Market to $34B

April 19, 2016 8:40 am | by Dan Roberts, Ph.D., Senior Oncology & Hematology Analyst, GlobalData | Articles | Comments

Immuno-oncology products have demonstrated comparable respective efficacy and safety profiles.


J&J Rides Strong Prescription Sales in Q1

April 19, 2016 8:33 am | by Linda A. Johnson, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Johnson & Johnson shares have risen 11 percent in the last 12 months.


BMS’s Opdivo Shows Long-Term Survival in Melanoma

April 18, 2016 12:02 pm | by Stephanie Guzowski, Editor | News | Comments

The study is particularly significant because it demonstrates the strength of cancer immunotherapy at advanced stages, in stopping the disease from returning. It is also the first study to look at long-term survival for an anti-PD-1 agent. 


Gilead, AbbVie Tout Impressive Data for Hepatitis C Drugs

April 18, 2016 9:27 am | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Articles | Comments

These results bode well for individuals suffering from this disease. 


Scientists Unravel Genetic Evolution of Zika Virus

April 18, 2016 8:35 am | by UCLA | News | Comments

The latest epidemic has linked the virus to fetal brain-development disorders and Guillain-Barre syndrome. 


GSK Commences Phase 2 Study for Monoclonal Antibody

April 18, 2016 8:32 am | News | Comments

The goal is to evaluate the efficacy and safety profile of the drug in patients with inflammatory hand osteoarthritis. 


Medical Pot Activists Fear Epilepsy Drug Could Undercut Them

April 18, 2016 8:28 am | by Julie Carr Smyth, Associated Press | News | Comments

An experimental epilepsy drug made from cannabis plants grown in England is complicating the medical marijuana debate in hospitals and statehouses.


AACR: Breast Cancer Stem Cells May Reduce Diseases' Metastatic Potential

April 18, 2016 8:24 am | by University of Colorado | News | Comments

Stem-like breast cancer cells secrete molecules that allow neighboring, otherwise anchored cells to metastasize.


Top Republicans: Zika Funding Likely But Timing Uncertain

April 17, 2016 11:15 am | by Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | News | Comments

Another senior Republican said additional Zika money most likely wouldn't come before September at the earliest.


Report: First Diagnosed Case of Alzheimer's Disease in HIV-Positive Individual

April 17, 2016 10:30 am | by Georgetown University Medical Center | News | Comments

Diagnosis of dementia in older HIV-infected individuals is on the rise.

Implantable Device Targets Pancreatic Cancer

April 16, 2016 11:30 am | by Anne Trafton, MIT News Office | News | Comments

Pancreatic cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States.


Weighing Coffee's Health Benefits

April 15, 2016 3:02 pm | by Colorado State University | News | Comments

Chances are, you or someone you know is a coffee drinker. 


Testing Diabetes Dosage

April 15, 2016 3:02 pm | by Northwestern University | News | Comments

A recent study investigated whether a higher dose of liraglutide may lead to greater weight loss. 



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