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Panacea Pharmaceuticals Initiates GMP Manufacturing of Prostate Cancer Diagnostic Test Kits

... GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- panacea Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has initiated manufacturing ... launched in May 2007 as a laboratory service by panacea Laboratories, a division of Panacea Pharmaceuticals; panacea Laboratories is regulated under the Clinical ...

Panacea Pharmaceuticals Announces Selection of PAN-622 - A Fully Human Sequence Monoclonal Antibody Against HAAH - As Its Lead Cancer Therapeutic Product

... GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- panacea Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today the ... cancers with minimal adverse effects. In vitro, panacea has shown that monoclonal antibodies against ... Ghanbari, Ph.D, Founder, Chairman, CEO and CSO at panacea Pharmaceuticals. "We are confident that the ...

Panacea Pharmaceuticals Announces the Availability of CC Detect(SM), a Serum-Based Diagnostic Test for Colon Cancer

... in conjunction with standard screening methods. panacea Laboratories, a division of panacea Pharmaceuticals, is certified under the ... can be ordered by any physician and sent to panacea for testing; sample and shipping requirements are ...

Blood protein detects lung cancer, even at earliest stage

... could be both practical to use and cost-effective, say investigators from panacea Pharmaceuticals, Inc., of Gaithersburg, Md. A positive test for this ... the blood test is Human Aspartyl (Asparaginyl) -Hydroxylase (HAAH), which panacea Pharmaceutical researchers say is abnormally expressed on the surface of ...

Antidepressant Use in U.S. Has Almost Doubled

... Also troubling was not knowing what the prescriptions were being written for exactly. "One wonders if the medication is being used as a possible panacea for a number of psychosocial issues which might be better served by counseling," Kotrla said. "Who's really taking these medications?" Caine ....

Sen. Tom Daschle, Rep. Jason Altmire, Healthcare Experts Tout Homecare as Cost-Effective Solution in the Healthcare Reform Process

... day cost of oxygen therapy to more than $5,000 per day for hospitalization under Medicare, Daschle said the difference "shows clearly how much of a panacea home healthcare can be." "My mother's quality of life is a hundred times better given the fact that she can live at home rather than be ...

Stem Cells May Offer New Way to Treat Blocked Arteries

... marrow cells are safe and effective. It also reinforces the prevailing wisdom that it is not a home run. The results are positive, but it is not the panacea we hoped it would be." To further the baseball analogy, Taylor said that "for the people who feel better, I would consider it a double." More ...

The Pope is Wrong on Condoms

... suggests that many people who work with Catholic relief agencies distribute condoms to those at risk of infection. "While condoms are not a panacea for the problem, they are a critical part of the campaign to reduce the impact of the virus. Medical experts agree that the condom is a life-saving ...

Healthy Foods Harder to Find in Poor Neighborhoods

... availability of healthy food, compared to 5 percent of whites. According to Franco, the research suggests that supermarkets, sometimes seen as a panacea for poor neighborhoods, aren't necessarily the answer. "You have to make supermarkets, grocery stores and convenience stores offer a certain amount ...

Nausea Drug Shows Promise Against Opioid Addiction

... process that involves both physical and psychological factors. "This is not a cure for addiction. It's naive to think that any one receptor is a panacea for treatment. Treating the withdrawal component is only one way of alleviating the suffering. With luck and determination, we can identify ...

Radiation for health

... began to experiment widely with samples of radioactive materials. Then, exposure to radiation, rather than being seen as hazardous, was considered a panacea for a wide variety of ailments from arthritis to consumption. The discovery of antibiotics and the rapid advent of the pharmaceutical industry, as ...

Guardian Survey: Employees Are Confused About Their Health Coverage and Have No Plans for Healthcare in Retirement

... to provide health insurance if they have: -- -- 50-99 employees (67%) -- 100-1000 employees (76%) -- >1000 employees (79%) "There is no panacea for some of the challenges that we face, but educating and empowering employees, particularly at smaller companies, are critical to the success of ...

U.S. Food Safety: A Shopping List of Solutions

... given our resource challenges." "Certainly, I will concede that an agency with more can do more," Rogers said. But more inspections are "not the panacea for total public health protection," he added. "There are opportunities to interact with foreign governments, opportunities to collaborate with the ...

U.S. Food Safety: The Import Alarm Keeps Sounding

... director of the FDA's division of field investigations. "With more [money], certainly more inspections can be done," he said, "but that's not the panacea for total public heath protection." Instead , Rogers said, collaborating with business and foreign governments to help spot tainted food before it ...

International brain aging expert challenges the existence of Alzheimer's as a 'disease'

... that we cannot control; all the biological hallmarks of AD are also the hallmarks of normal, albeit severe, forms of brain aging. The promise of a panacea for one of our most dreaded diseases is a powerful cultural myth, says Whitehouse, and one purveyed by powerful pharmaceutical companies, advocacy ...

Tiny Sensor Could Spot Cancer Early

... detected early, is a very low 15 percent. But, if detection can be made early, survival rates of 50 percent have been seen. Researchers from panacea Pharmaceuticals of Gaithersburg, Md., have developed a blood test that targets a protein called human aspartyl (asparaginyl) beta-hydroxylase (HAAH), ...

A chocolate cookie a day puts 20 pounds on an energetically-balanced kid in 4 years

... to lose weight in the form of glycogen and water not fat ? that being the reason why rapidly lost pounds are immediately recovered. Among those panacea diets, and absolutely ignoring all medical recommendations on what a healthy diet should be like, consumers will come across the South Beach diet, a ...

Panacea Announces the Availability of PC Detect(sm) for Prostate Cancer Screening

... panacea Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that PC ... cancer screening test, is now available from panacea Laboratories. PC Detect(sm) is a simple blood ... currently recommended level for prostate biopsy. panacea Laboratories, a division ...

Panacea To Market Measles Vaccine In India

... Homegrown pharma major panacea Biotec today said it is working on four vaccines, ... which is ready for regulatory approvals," panacea Biotec Joint Managing Director Rajesh Jain told ... only one company manufacturing such formulations. panacea plans to fill this demand supply gap with this ...

South African Farmers Turn to Organic Farming

... deciding to grow green. Organic farming has come to South Africa, where it is being billed, not only as a profitable enterprise, but also as a panacea for poor soil quality in growing regions. From an estimated 5 million rand ($700,000) before 2003, sales of organic food grown in South Africa ...

Viagra Can Create Relationship Problems as Well as Solve Them

... these drugs as an opportunity to renew their sexual relationship, while realizing that ED drugs are neither a mandate to have intercourse nor a panacea for every problem in the bedroom. Sexuality in Midlife and Beyond is a 48-page report edited by Alan Altman, M.D., Assistant Professor at ...

Promoting Circumcision to Prevent HIV is Misguided and Will Backfire: ICGI

... for genital cutting, it still remains an invalid justification to forcibly cut the genitals of infants and children.” Circumcision is not the panacea the world has been awaiting. The emphasis needs to stay on proven HIV deterrents -— the basic tenets of the ABC campaign. Shifting emphasis from ...

Scent of a Rose may Give More Than Pleasure

... develop memory treatments that target the sleep cycle during which memories are solidified. The researchers added that smelling odors is not a panacea for developing skills needed to play the piano or to ride a bike, as these activity-related memories don't rely on the hippocampus. This ...

Stem Cells Use in the Future

... family unit. There is now so much research being undertaken and reported we frequently find ourselves contradicting patients that it is not a panacea and that much of the research has many years before therapies arise from the work. Areas, which are rapidly gathering scientific credibility as ...

'Cancer Prevention' - In Your Hands

... above factors are also risk factors for other diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Therefore a cancer prevention program can be a panacea for prevention of many other lifestyle diseases as well. Source-Medin