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
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
(MRgFUS) system for the treatment of women
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
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
with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Noridian ... safe and effective non-surgical treatment for women
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
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
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
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
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
their cancers during the sixth decade. ...
FDA Approves Duramed's LoSEASONIQUE(R) Oral Contraceptive
... Under the LoSEASONIQUE(R) extended-cycle regimen, women
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
has arrived. A new scientific study confirms the ... simple terms, it means that for the first time, women
prime childbearing years can freeze and ... on reproductive
medicine's promise to liberate women
from the tyranny of the biological
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
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,
face many pressures and challenges when dealing ... in abortion.(1,2) Behaviour amongst European women
indicates ambivalence towards the use of ... together without using contraception.(3) Whilst women
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
bazedoxifene/conjugated estrogens ... on Mammographic Breast
Density in Postmenopausal women
A retrospective study ... in a subset representing 726
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
dissatisfied with their overall physical ... breast cancer awareness campaign, finds
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
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
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
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
"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
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
minorities succeed in science and engineering ...