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Sunesis Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2009

... the Phase 2 study of single agent voreloxin in women with platinum-resistant ovarian cancer were also ... The preliminary median PFS for the 44 women who were both platinum resistant and also had ... fifth leading cause of cancer death overall in women behind lung, breast, colorectal and pancreatic ...

DOR BioPharma Announces Issuance of European Patent for its LPM(TM) Oral Drug Delivery Technology

... that is used in treatment of endometriosis in women and prostate cancer in men. In preclinical ... non-cancer indications, such as endometriosis in women (a common condition in which cells normally found ... in other areas of the body), uterine fibroids in women (noncancerous growths in the uterus) and central ...

Schering-Plough Announces Phase II and III Data for Corifollitropin Alfa

... of fertility treatment is a major challenge for women experiencing difficulty conceiving," said Thomas ... levels do not affect ongoing pregnancy rates in women undergoing controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) ... open-label, uncontrolled, pilot study, 50 women undergoing ovarian stimulation prior to IVF or ...

SEP Signs REGURIN(R) Deal

... Regurin is licensed for use in men and women to treat the symptoms of urge incontinence and/or ... problem estimated to affect over a third of women over 40[1]. Regurin is an anti-muscarinic, which ... Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) for use in women with mixed urinary incontinence of OAB after ...

Video: Varicose Veins, Much More Than a Cosmetic Issue, Can Prove a Health Risk

... they can lead to pain and discomfort. As many women often postpone visiting their doctors for other ... symptoms, Vein Clinics of America is encouraging women to listen to their legs to keep varicose veins ... "To be the strong support our family needs, women need to pay special attention to their bodies and ...

Tigris Pharmaceuticals Presents Results of Breast Cancer Research at AACR Annual Meeting

... said the findings offer particular hope to those women battling triple-negative breast cancer. "We could ... breast cancer afflicts mostly young women under the age of 40 and is more prevalent in the ... and Hispanic community. About 182,460 women in the United States were diagnosed with invasive ...

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Data in Second Phase II Bavituximab Breast Cancer Trial

... cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women and is second only to lung cancer as a leading ... estimates that approximately 182,460 U.S. women were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008 and 40,480 women died of the disease in the U.S. alone. ...

QIAGEN and Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute Partner to Establish First Large-Scale Cervical Cancer Screening Program in Kolkata

... large-scale cervical cancer screening program for women in Kolkata, India. QIAGEN (Nasdaq: QGEN ; ... for developing cervical cancer. Participating women will also be screened using VIA (visual ... clinics in the villages neighboring Kolkata. women found to have cervical cancer or pre-cancer will ...

FDA Approves Label Change for Non-Invasive Fibroid Treatment

... Ultrasound (MRgFUS) system for the treatment of women with non-hysteroscopically resectable uterine ... ruled out. The study will compare birth rates of women who underwent ExAblate treatment to those who had ... Dr. Brown added. This trial tests the premise in women who have not been eligible for minimally invasive ...

Vermillion, Inc. Files a Voluntary Petition for Reorganization Relief Under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code

... to utilize a panel of biomarkers to help identify women with a higher likelihood of malignancy so they ... the risk of malignancy in pre and postmenopausal women who were scheduled for surgery with an ovarian ... the OvaCalc algorithm can effectively identify women with a higher likelihood of malignancy. Within ...

CERVARIX(R) U.S. Regulatory Update

... to help protect the cervical health of girls and women in the U.S." HPV-008 is a Phase III clinical study of more than 18,600 women between 15-25 years of age, from 14 countries ... of cervical cancer; each year more than 500,000 women will be newly diagnosed and more than ...

Stem Cell Industry Insider Mercedes Walton Discusses President Obama's Stem Cell Executive Order

... first and only service available that empowers women to collect and cryopreserve highly prolific stem ... is the first available service that enables women to collect and cryopreserve stem cells collected ... C'elle has the potential to benefit millions of women worldwide, since stem cells found in menstrual ...

GYNECARE PROLIFT+M(TM) Pelvic Floor Repair System Launched in US for Use in Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery

... better tissue incorporation. "Thousands of women have been treated successfully with the GYNECARE ... or herniation of pelvic organs. Forty percent of women aged 40 to 79 are affected by pelvic organ ... place. By age 80, more than one out of every 10 women will have undergone surgery for prolapse or ...

Bionovo Announces Publication of Positive Phase 2 Trial Results for Menerba(TM)

... study that enrolled 217 healthy postmenopausal women reporting severe hot flashes, and was conducted ... efficacy analyses. When compared to placebo, women in the Menerba high dose group were 2.3 times ... in night time awakenings from hot flashes for women randomized to the higher dose of Menerba was 67%, ...

Noridian Medicare Now Covers Renessa(R) Treatment for Incontinence in Women

... covering the non-surgical Renessa treatment for women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Noridian ... safe and effective non-surgical treatment for women who suffer from the debilitating effects of SUI," ... The Renessa treatment offers an option for women who have tried conservative therapies such as ...

Jennifer Brownstein, of CONNEXION Healthcare, Honored as 'Rising Star' by Healthcare Businesswomen's Association

... organization dedicated to the advancement of women in the healthcare industry. Headquartered in New ... HBA provides educational opportunities for women and men to develop industry knowledge and leadership skills; recognizes outstanding women in the industry; provides opportunities for ...

Helping Young Women Succeed in Today's Unpredictable World

... offers post college-aged women expert guidance in career, financial planning and ... N.J., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Many young women enter the "real world" expecting that life will ... www.WhatWillYourPlanBe.com , now offers women much-needed guidance, resources, and tips to help ...

BioIQ Supports American Heart Month to Raise Awareness About Heart Disease, the #1 Killer of Women

... Discounted Cholesterol Test Kits Help women Detect Serious Health Problems While Making ... it's better to face the facts: one in four women in the United States dies of heart disease. ... February during American Heart Month, enabling women to screen for heart disease at home by conducting ...

BioComp Pharma Launches First Generic Drug for Tindamax(R)

... 7.4 million new cases of trich in men and women each year,(3) it is the most common curable sexually transmitted disease in young, sexually-active women in the United States.(4) BV affects almost one-third of women (29.2 percent) in the United States(5) and is the ...

You Want To Have a Baby...But Not Eight

... ATLANTA, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ --For the many women experiencing infertility issues but now are ... 7.3 million Americans. The last thing we want women desiring to be pregnant to do is shy away from ... Reproductive Specialists in Atlanta. "In fact, women who do face fertility challenges will be ...

BioStorage Technologies Partners with Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) Tissue Bank at the IU Simon Cancer Center in Breast Cancer Research Initiative

... banking specimens of healthy breast tissue from women of all ages and making them available for cancer research. By collecting samples from women with and without breast cancer, researchers ... lead to lifesaving treatments for women around the world," said Jill Henry, Komen Tissue ...

Video: 8-Minute Film Documentary Explores Why Humans Age

... The film explains why women live, on average, about 5 to 8 years longer than males. women do not begin to accumulate minerals until they ... donation of calcium to offspring, explains why women avoid the " rusting and calcification " seen in ...

EastMed Inc. receives FDA clearance to market uresta(TM) in the U.S.

... innovative and cost-effective option for the many women who suffer from Stress Urinary Incontinence ... is designed to stop bladder leakage and empower women to manage their SUI with a conservative ... surgery. It is estimated that one in three women worldwide have incontinence and more than half of ...

Promising Clinical Data on Gen-Probe's APTIMA(R) HPV Test Presented at Major European Medical Meeting

... may play an important role in helping protect women from both cervical cancer and the adverse effects ... women. The study eventually will include 5,000 women between the ages of 20 and 65. In the study, ... that target HPV DNA. Detecting HPV DNA identifies women who are infected, but HPV infections are common ...

Mexican Department of Public Health to Launch Screening for Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Cause of Cervical Cancer

... which is beginning this month, more than 200,000 women in the lowest-income 125 counties are being ... will be expanded to include another 600,000 women in the 20 states with the highest death rate from ... focus of this campaign, since so many Mexican women are affected - more than 12,000 a year. One of ...

Interleukin Genetics to Present New Findings on Osteoporosis at the 58th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics

... genetic predisposition risk factors in Caucasian women for vertebral fractures. This study is ... multi-center study on osteoporosis and aging in women greater than or equal to age 65. In addition to ... In 1986, SOF enrolled 9,704 primarily Caucasian women and continues to track ...

EMD Serono Launches Landmark Patient Registry for Egg Freezing

... it to become a more widely available option for women who for a variety of reasons would like to ... HOPE Registry aims to enroll approximately 400 women of reproductive age over a three year period. women participating in the Registry will have their ...

deCODE genetics Announces Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results

... The test can identify the roughly 5 percent of women who are at a greater than 20 percent lifetime ... the general population), and the 1 percent of women whose lifetime risk is roughly 36 percent (about ... According to American Cancer Society guidelines, women with a lifetime risk of 20 percent or greater ...

AEterna Zentaris Reaches 2nd Stage of Patient Recruitment for Phase 2 Trial in Endometrial Cancer with the Innovative LHRH Receptor Targeted Conjugate, AEZS-108

... multi-center Phase 2 program will treat up to 82 women with LHRH-receptor positive ovarian ... (AN-152), a LHRH agonist linked doxorubicin in women with LHRH-receptor positive gynaecological ... postmenopausal women, with the largest number of women developing their cancers during the sixth decade. ...

FDA Approves Duramed's LoSEASONIQUE(R) Oral Contraceptive

... Under the LoSEASONIQUE(R) extended-cycle regimen, women take combination tablets containing 0.10 mg ... trade customers and available by prescription to women in the first quarter of 2009. Duramed will ... continuing to develop new products that provide women a choice as they discuss birth control options ...

Breakthrough Technology Takes Egg Freezing from Myth to Dependable Reality

... -- The day of true reproductive freedom for women has arrived. A new scientific study confirms the ... simple terms, it means that for the first time, women in their prime childbearing years can freeze and ... on reproductive medicine's promise to liberate women from the tyranny of the biological clock. The ...

Amoena Helps Women Re-shape Their Lives After Breast Cancer Surgery

... Surprisingly, a high percentage of women aren't aware of the advanced products ... body image ATLANTA, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- women have more options than ever before when facing ... rates. However, it's surprising that more women aren't aware of the various ways to restore their ...

23andMe Announces Breast Cancer Initiative

... effort to assemble the largest cohort of women whose lives have been impacted by breast cancer ... and business leaders at Fortune's Most Powerful women Conference that the company will seek to reach out to, and build a community around, women who have encountered breast cancer, thereby ...

Kelly Osbourne and International Health Groups Call for Improved Education on Choices and Usage of Contraception

... choices about contraception. Today, young women face many pressures and challenges when dealing ... in abortion.(1,2) Behaviour amongst European women and men indicates ambivalence towards the use of ... together without using contraception.(3) Whilst women often underestimate their pregnancy risk, they ...

Retrospective Analysis of Phase 3 Data Suggest Wyeth's Investigational Compound Bazedoxifene/Conjugated Estrogens Comparable to Placebo on Incidence of Abnormal Mammograms

... Society (NAMS) suggest that postmenopausal women treated with bazedoxifene/conjugated estrogens ... on Mammographic Breast Density in Postmenopausal women with Osteoporosis A retrospective study ... in a subset representing 726 postmenopausal women from a primary phase 3 fracture reduction study ...

Video: Women Unsatisfied With Body and Breasts, Less Likely to Comply With Screenings, Including Mammography

... Center's Breast Cancer Study Also Shows 82% of women Do Not Know the #1 Risk Factor for Breast Cancer ... leading source for women's health information, women who are dissatisfied with their overall physical ... breast cancer awareness campaign, finds that women who feel good about their overall physical ...

Video: Moms Raise 'Red Flag' About the Dangers of Widely Undiagnosed Bleeding Disorder

... About Women's Bleeding Disorders, educates women about VWD by shining light on the signs and ... of the disease. Earlier diagnosis is crucial for women with VWD as they are at greater risk for such ... percent of Americans. VWD frequently manifests in women as a seemingly gynecological problem, such as ...

alli(TM) Partners with Breast Cancer Network of Strength(TM) to Support Women Challenged by Breast Cancer, Weight Loss or Both

... the link between excess weight and breast cancer, women need support to not only lose those extra pounds ... they become one of the projected 182,460 American women diagnosed with breast cancer this year. That's ... of Strength which provides invaluable support to women during some very challenging times," said Karen ...

St. Joseph's Hospital and InNexus Biotechnology Enter Collaborative Partnership

... - Focusing on Development of Treatments For women with Endometriosis - PHOENIX and BRITISH ... focusing on the development of treatments for women with endometriosis. "I am pleased to announce ... diseases, affecting more than 5.5 million women in North America. An estimated 2 to 10 percent ...

Video: Fortune 1000 Executives: New President Must Fix Education Gap

... nine-in-10 (89 percent) agree that bringing more women and minorities into STEM fields will help solve ... fares somewhat better for its ability to train women and minorities for STEM careers, with ... STEM companies have a role to play in ensuring women and minorities succeed in science and engineering ...
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