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Human Genome Sciences Announces Second-Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Key Developments

... approved drug in decades for people living with systemic lupus. We and GlaxoSmithKline are on track to ... 3 trials in patients with serologically positive systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). The results showed ... endpoint in the first of two Phase 3 trials in systemic lupus erythematosus, and results of the second ...

Diets bad for the teeth are also bad for the body

... between diet, dental disease, and chronic systemic illness in a report published July 1 in the ... the link between dental diseases and such systemic diseases as obesity, diabetes, and some forms of ... diet was assumed to prevent a number of systemic chronic diseases. Unfortunately, such a diet - ...

American Optometric Association Supports New Federal Health Report Findings: Vision Screening Methods for Seniors are Lacking

... important information that may help uncover systemic disease, such as diabetes, thereby supporting a ... overall health and well-being by detecting systemic diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. ... doctoral study concentrating on both the eye and systemic health. In addition to their formal training, ...

St. Gallen consensus 2009: A radically different approach to treating early breast cancer

... previous consensus reports. Clinical decisions in systemic adjuvant therapy of early breast cancer must ... maintains an emphasis on targeting adjuvant systemic therapies according to subgroups defined by ... 'thresholds for indication' of each type of systemic treatment modality (endocrine therapy, anti-HER2 ...

Anxiety and depression lower quality of life in majority of systemic lupus erythematosus patients

... Friday 12 June 2009: 92.8% of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) suffer anxiety and ... Neuropsychiatric and extra-cerebral involvement, systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity Index (SLEDAI) and the systemic Lupus Erythematosus International Collaborating ...

American Academy of Dermatology Issues New Guidelines For the Management of Psoriasis With Systemic Medications

... and treatment of psoriasis with traditional systemic therapies. Recommendations, efficacy and safety ... (FDA) approved and most commonly used traditional systemic agents - methotrexate, cyclosporine and acitretin ... changed the treatment of psoriasis, traditional systemic therapies - which are easily administered orally ...

ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Studies to be Featured at the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Congress

... both inflammation of the joints and certain systemic effects of RA. The extensive clinical development ... Rheumatoid Arthritis RA is a progressive, systemic autoimmune disease characterized by inflammation ... that leads to loss of function. In addition, the systemic symptoms of RA include fatigue, decreased ...

FDA Extends Review Timeline for STELARA(TM) (ustekinumab) Biologic License Application by Three Months

... psoriasis who are candidates for phototherapy or systemic therapy. The amendment, submitted within ... patients who are candidates for phototherapy or systemic therapy. In Europe, STELARA is approved for the ... a contraindication to, or are intolerant to other systemic therapies including ciclosporin, methotrexate and ...

Intradigm Announces Issuance of RNA Interference (RNAi) Patent Covering Potent siRNA Sequence

... Corporation, a leading developer of targeted, systemic RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics, today ... discovery, development and delivery of targeted, systemic RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics for the ... in its potential to offer safe and effective systemic administration using a library of novel ...

Royer Animal Health Enters Into Exclusive Agreement With MWI Veterinary Supply for U.S. Distribution of Next-Generation Therapeutics to Treat Cancer and Infections

... have proven to be highly effective, with no systemic side effects. These innovative products have only ... drug concentration to the targeted site versus systemic delivery, and consequently enhanced efficacy, without systemic side effects. Both Matrix III and R-Gel drug ...

Island Sun Tanning Beds Launches Economy-Buster Sale on Healthier, More Eco-friendly Home Tanning Beds

... January 2009. At the time, she was bedridden with systemic candida, a debilitating overgrowth of a normally ... about the often misdiagnosed problem of systemic candida. Now healthy for the first time in eight ... on the mission of educating the public about systemic candida; she is currently in the process of ...

Exercise Physiologist and Celebrity Trainer Bob Greene Leads National Campaign to Showcase Osteoarthritis Pain Management Techniques and New Treatment Approaches

... from Voltaren(R) Gel is on average 6% of the systemic exposure from a comparable dose of an oral form ... areas where pain relief is needed most, with low systemic levels. Additionally, by applying Voltaren(R) ... from Voltaren(R) Gel is on average 6% of the systemic exposure from a comparable dose of an oral form ...

Cleveland Trials Set In Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (NSF) Gadolinium MRI Side Effects Cases

... MRI contrast agent side effects and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis . The Federal Judge presiding over these ... MRI contrast agent side effects and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) has been consolidated before Judge ... MRI contrast agent cases involving nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) will commence in early January, ...

Final Patient Completes Treatment In Boehringer Ingelheim's RE-LY(R) Study, The Largest Atrial Fibrillation Outcomes Trial To Date

... 2-3) for the prevention of stroke and non-CNS systemic embolism in patients with atrial fibrillation ... of stroke (including hemorrhagic) and non-CNS systemic embolism. Secondary outcomes include all death, incidence of stroke (including hemorrhagic), systemic embolism, pulmonary embolism, acute myocardial ...

First Treatment for Muscular Dystrophy in Sight: Scientists Harness Exon-Skipping in Large Animal to Successfully Treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

... much-talked about promise of exon-skipping as a systemic treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy in ... study delivers the proof-of-concept that systemic anti-sense therapy can be done in a large ... that significant steps still remain. Successful systemic treatment with morpholinos requires large doses ...

First treatment for muscular dystrophy in sight: Scientists successfully harness exon-skipping

... much-talked about promise of exon-skipping as a systemic treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy in ... "This study delivers the proof-of-concept that systemic anti-sense therapy can be done in a large ... that significant steps still remain. Successful systemic treatment with morpholinos requires large doses ...

NCCN Announces Updates to Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Guidelines

... imaging protocols, and an overall emphasis on systemic therapy in all disease stages. Pancreatic ... imaging, and placed increased emphasis on systemic therapy in all disease stages. The 2009 ... clarification regarding the importance of upfront systemic therapy prior to administration of chemoradiation ...

New surgical implant tested at U-Iowa prevents total blindness

... the eight patients reduced or eliminated use of systemic medications to control inflammation. While two ... to put up with the serious side effects of systemic immunosuppression because if they lost vision in ... be less expensive over the long-run compared to systemic immunosuppressive drugs and the required frequent ...

DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease

... standard of care, including a lowered exposure to systemic corticosteroids following allogeneic ... orBec(R) is intended to reduce the need for systemic immunosuppressive drugs to treat GI GVHD. ... therapy and is intended to reduce the need for systemic immunosuppressive drugs such as prednisone, which ...

Landmark Rh Immune Globulin Celebrates 40 Years of Saving Babies' Lives

... caution to patients who have had prior severe systemic allergic reactions to human immune globulin. ... redness and mild pain or warmth. Possible systemic reactions are skin rash, body aches or a slight elevation in temperature. Severe systemic allergic reactions are extremely rare. Patients ...

Pet Dental Health Campaign Urges Pet Owners Not to Brush off Dental Homecare

... lose teeth, and possibly develop serious systemic complications.(1) Emerging science is ... deficiencies or general infection. For example, systemic diseases--those that affect the entire body--may ... mouth can lead to serious dental and possibly systemic disease. "Regular preventive dental care ...

Non-Hormonal Therapies Aid Breast Cancer Patients

... of advanced breast cancer with nonhormonal systemic treatment in the last 35 years. Several regimens ... breast cancer has improved because of more active systemic chemotherapy and targeted therapy," Bedard and ... that well-designed clinical trials with novel systemic therapies can further alter the natural history ...

AOA-Led Group Urges Obama to Increase Health Care Access, Affordability by Combating Provider Discrimination

... "Optometrists and our patients see the systemic costs of discrimination against providers by ... overall health and well-being by detecting systemic diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. ... doctoral study concentrating on both the eye and systemic health. In addition to their formal training, ...

New topical approach to treating nail fungus circumvents problems with current therapy

... need, according to the NanoBio scientists. Oral systemic medications are plagued by serious hepatic and ... Ciotti said. "And because there is no systemic absorption, NB-002 does not pose the risk of adverse events or drug interactions that systemic antifungal agents present." NB-002 kills both ...

Topical treatment for cold sores achieves efficacy of oral drugs; represents paradigm shift

... of lesions as effectively as the leading oral systemic drugs but without safety or toxicity concerns. ... can attain equivalent efficacy rates to oral systemic drugs, according to the NanoBio scientists. ... treatments are widely considered inferior to oral systemic treatments because they fail to penetrate to the ...

After Fits and Starts, New Hope for Psoriasis Patients

... higher rates of cardiovascular disease and other systemic health problems, said Dr. Jennifer Cather, a ... think psoriasis is just a rash, [but] it is a systemic inflammatory disease with far-reaching affects," ... of that and understand that controlling that systemic inflammation can help with other diseases." ...

Federal Advisory Committee Votes to Include Newly Licensed Pentacel(R) Vaccine in Vaccines for Children Program

... (study 494-01). In clinical studies, local and systemic reactions following administration of Pentacel ... used in each trial. The most common local and systemic adverse reactions to Pentacel vaccine ... Other adverse reactions may occur. Known systemic hypersensitivity reaction to any component of ...

New clinical trial for patients with asbestos-associated lung cancer

... to have minimal toxic side effects compared to systemic chemotherapy." "This trial is also ... will be randomly selected to receive additional systemic (intravenous) chemotherapy using the drugs ... Subsequently, patients will be offered outpatient systemic chemotherapy with cisplatin and pemetrexed. ...

Different type of colon cancer vaccine reduces disease spread, Jefferson scientists show

... even when those tumors metastasize into the systemic compartment where they don't belong." Dr. ... and the body will mount an immune response in the systemic compartment," he explains. "We think that the ... cancer mucosal antigen class that can generate systemic immune responses," he says. "There is ...

US FDA licenses Sanofi Pasteur's new pediatric combination vaccine, pentacel

... (study 494-01). In clinical studies, local and systemic reactions following administration of ... used in each trial. The most common local and systemic adverse reactions to Pentacel® vaccine ... crying. Other adverse reactions may occur. Known systemic hypersensitivity reaction to any component of ...

Primary tumors can drive the growth of distant cancers

... much studied, much less was known about how the systemic environment in the body contributes to tumor ... said they don't yet know how universal this systemic instigation of tumor growth might be. Still, the ... tumor surgical specimen underscores the powers of systemic instigation," the researchers wrote. "Indeed, to ...

Dermatologists Release Psoriasis Care Guidelines

... -- given by injection or infusion -- are systemic medications that pinpoint immune responses ... topical therapies, ultraviolet light therapy, and systemic non-biologic therapies for psoriasis." The new ... if patients would benefit from a combination of systemic and/or phototherapy treatments. Currently, ...

American Academy of Dermatology Issues New Guidelines for the Management of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

... topical therapies, ultraviolet light therapy, and systemic non-biologic therapies for psoriasis." ... the benefits and limitations of topical and systemic therapies currently available to ... if patients could benefit from a combination of systemic and/or phototherapy treatments. When evaluating a ...

Researchers important markers of high risk of type 2 diabetes

... which line the blood vessels) and sub-clinical systemic inflammation can also help identify a far greater ... of albumin, which are marker for sub-clinical systemic inflammation. They found high levels of ... indicate endothelial dysfunction and sub-clinical systemic inflammation. These findings corroborate the ...

Uptake of Branded Agents Will Drive the Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Drug Market to Quadruple to $1.4 Billion in 2016

... of high-priced branded agents will drive the systemic lupus erythematosus drug market to quadruple from ... in 2016. The new Pharmacor report entitled systemic Lupus Erythematosus finds that the strongest ... treatment." The report finds that sales in the systemic lupus erythematosus drug market will experience a ...

Gene therapy 'trains' immune system to destroy brain cancer cells and reverses behavioral deficits

... improved survival rate, induced long-lasting systemic anti-tumor immunity, and resolved the ... cells and launching an effective and sustained systemic immune response. It also focuses on the safety ... and key cells needed to launch and sustain a systemic anti-tumor immune response dendritic cells, or ...

Patient with rare disorder responds to cancer drug

... Center because he was quite ill with symptoms of systemic mastocytosis, a disease caused by excessive ... by an overabundance of basophils. systemic mastocytosis often results from a mutation in the ... approved to treat different types of cancers and systemic mastocytosis. After the patient was treated with ...

New findings show Enbrel significantly reduced levels of C-reactive protein

... CRP levels, indicating that psoriasis is a systemic inflammatory disease. The median reduction ... disease that may derive from increased systemic inflammation. The analysis also evaluated the ... to severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy. What important ...

Scientists identify genes linked to lupus in women

... has identified multiple genes that are linked to systemic lupus erythematosus, a devastating autoimmune ... co-director of the International Consortium for systemic Lupus Erythematosus Genetics ( www.SLEGEN.org ). ... lead to earlier, more accurate diagnoses. systemic lupus can involve the joints, kidneys, heart, ...

Lupus in women: New genetic risk factors identified

... uncovered multiple new genetic risk factors for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), commonly known as ... January 20 online edition of Nature Genetics. systemic lupus can affect joints, kidneys, heart, lungs, ... of one of the first genetic risk factors for systemic lupus, published in the January 2008 issue of ...
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