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Amgen Announces Positive Top-Line Results for Denosumab in Trial for Delay of Skeletal Related Events in Bone Metastases Patients Compared to Zometa(R)

... for these two agents. Rates of osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) were balanced and infrequent in both treatment groups (10 patients receiving denosumab ... with 11 patients receiving Zometa). Infectious adverse events were balanced between the two treatment arms, as was overall survival and the time to ...

American Meat Institute Calls WCRF Panel Recommendations on Meat Consumption Extreme and Unfounded

... may not be the most exciting headline, but it is the best advice: eat a balanced diet in moderation," he added. He said that meat products offer one of the ... health. Huffman advised consumers to take the following steps: -- Eat a balanced diet consistent with U.S Dietary Guidelines. -- Get daily exercise. -- ...

Shire Reports Positive Results From First of Three Phase III Trials of velaglucerase alfa for Type 1 Gaucher Disease and Provides Important Updates on Interactions With FDA

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information ...

FDA Issues Complete Response Letter for INTUNIV(TM) (guanfacine) Extended Release for the Treatment of ADHD in Children and Adolescents

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information ...

July 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Food Storage Safety, Energy Therapies and Vitamins and Minerals

... human energy system. Though energy therapies are not well understood or always embraced by traditional medical providers, proponents believe that a balanced energy system encourages wholeness -- emotional, physical, mental and spiritual well-being. Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource provides a ...

Shire Receives Fast Track Designation for velaglucerase alfa for Gaucher Disease

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information ...

Risks of Delaying ACL Reconstruction in Young Athletes May Be Too High, Study Shows

... ligament (ACL) in young athletes under the age of 14. "The risk of inducing a growth disturbance with early reconstruction of a torn ACL must be balanced against the risk of further knee damage by delaying treatment until closer to skeletal maturity. Our study measured the independent risk factors for ...

Denosumab Demonstrates Superiority Over Zometa(R) in Pivotal Phase 3 Head-to-Head Trial in Breast Cancer Patients With Bone Metastases

... groups. There was no statistically significant difference in the rate of ONJ between the two treatment arms. Infectious adverse events were balanced between the two treatment arms, as was overall survival and the time to cancer progression. "We are extremely pleased with the outcome of this ...

Shire has Filed a Treatment Protocol for Velaglucerase Alfa for Gaucher Disease

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information ...

5-Year Study Published in Diabetologia Demonstrated Long-Term Safety of Lantus(R) Compared to NPH

... centralized grading of seven-field stereoscopic fundus photographs was used. Main characteristics of the population were the following and well balanced between groups: : mean age 55, 54% males, mean baseline HbA1c 8.4 vs 8.3% (glargine vs NPH) diabetes duration 11 years, and about 70% of the ...

Urologist and Allergist Explore Link Between Allergies and Interstitial Cystitis

... ingested. Give yourself plenty of time to discover your ideal diet. It may require several weeks of trial and error. Eat a healthy, varied, balanced diet -- most patients can do this if they work to identify problem items first. To learn more about IC, successful treatment ...

New Poll Finds Disease Prevention is Top Priority for Americans in Health Reform

... and achieve comprehensive, meaningful and timely change. For more than 35 years the Foundation has brought experience, commitment, and a rigorous, balanced approach to the problems that affect the health and health care of those it serves. Helping Americans lead healthier lives and get the care they ...

Shire Presented Results of a New Database Analysis on Lialda(R) (Mesalamine) and Other 5-ASAs for Ulcerative Colitis at Digestive Disease Week

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information on ...

New Study Evaluating the ADHD Medication VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Demonstrated No Change in the Pharmacokinetic Profile of VYVANSE When Coadministered with Prilosec OTC(R) 40 mg (20 mg X 2), a Commonly Used Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI)

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information on ...

Boston Scientific Begins Clinical Trial for Next-Generation Nitinol Stent to Treat Iliac Artery Disease

... United States," said Donald S. Baim, M.D., Chief Medical and Scientific Officer of Boston Scientific. "The EPIC Stent is designed to offer a more balanced stent platform, allowing for excellent radial force without compromising stent flexibility and providing physicians a new option for treating iliac ...

Shire Announces Study Results of the Effects of INTUNIV(TM) (Guanfacine) Extended Release on Secondary Measures in Children with ADHD and Oppositional Symptoms

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information on ...

Creighton Medical Laboratories First to Offer New Cancer Test

... in Omaha, Neb., enrolls more than 4,000 undergraduate and 2,900 professional school and graduate students. Nationally recognized for providing a balanced educational experience, the University offers a rigorous academic agenda with a broad range of disciplines, providing undergraduate, graduate and ...

Cardium Announces Completion of Patient Recruitment in Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Excellarate(TM) for the Potential Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

... clinical study and their plans for initiating a larger-scale Phase 3 pivotal study. The MATRIX clinical study demographics appeared to be well balanced and reflective of the patient population Excellarate would be intended to treat. Based on the data from patients enrolled in the study, the mean size ...

Pharmaxis Announces Positive Results of Phase 3 Cystic Fibrosis Trial

... who have complex daily schedules dominated by difficult treatment regimens." For the 324 subjects randomized, the treatment groups were balanced with respect to key demographic and background characteristics: the average age was approximately 23 years old, the mean lung function on entry to ...

AUA Guideline: Full Kidney Removal Not Necessary for All Kidney Tumors

... risk who wants active treatment and accepts the need for long-term radiographic surveillance. Counseling about thermal ablation should include a balanced discussion of the increased risk of local recurrence when compared to surgical excision, the potential need for reintervention, the potential for ...

New Weight Loss Hope for People with Diabetes

... Inc. NutriSystem (Nasdaq: NTRI ) is a leading provider of weight management products and services. The company offers a proven nutritionally balanced weight-loss program based on satisfying high-fiber, heart healthy, good carbohydrate meals that are low on the Glycemic Index and do not contain ...

Shire Withdraws European Application for DAYTRANA(TM) (Methylphenidate Transdermal System)

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information ...

ExonHit Reports Proof-of-Concept in Breast Cancer Diagnostic Using its SpliceArray(TM) Platform

... to develop diagnostic tests and innovative treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, especially Alzheimer's disease and cancers. ExonHit has a balanced investment strategy with internal development programs and strategic collaborations, in particular with bioMerieux and Allergan. ExonHit is ...

Cymbalta(R) Significantly Reduced Osteoarthritis Knee Pain in New Study

... and spinal cord are believed to both mediate core mood symptoms and help regulate the perception of pain. Based on preclinical studies, Cymbalta is a balanced and potent reuptake inhibitor of serotonin and norepinephrine that is believed to potentiate the activity of these chemicals in the central nervous ...

DNA Therapeutics Closes 2.2 Million EUR Series A Financing Round

... It is anticipated that DNA Therapeutics will have a pipeline with products at different stages of development within the next 5 years, throughout balanced proprietary and partnered programs, thus achieving rapidly significant value creation and providing the exit opportunity for its initial investors. ...

Amicus Therapeutics Announces Positive Progress of Three Lead Clinical Programs and General Outlook for 2009

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information on ...

Study Demonstrates that AHCC(R) Enhances Immune System by Increasing the Production of Key Dendritic Cells

... differences were found between groups. "This study shows that AHCC increases production of DCs that are critical for maintaining a healthy and balanced immune system. It also provides insights in understanding how AHCC works by impacting specific immune system cells. More studies will be conducted to ...

Late-Breaking Data Highlighting Research Advances in Several Blood Disorders to Be Presented At the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

... pronounced (10 percent, or factor 1.10, and 4 percent, or factor 1.04, respectively). This study found that the risks associated with ESAs must be balanced against the benefits for the individual patient when treating chemotherapy -- induced anemia. American Society of Hematology 50th Annual ...

University of Kansas Medical Center to Deploy Velos eResearch System-Wide

... "and we are gratified that KU Medical Center has chosen a deployment approach that acknowledges the need for institution-wide control and roll-out, balanced with deep support of individual research and departmental needs." "This strategic deployment of an enterprise-wide, clinical research system ...

Lilly Withdraws Application for Additional U.S. Indication for Cymbalta(R) for Chronic Pain

... spinal cord are believed to both mediate core mood symptoms and help regulate the perception of pain. Based on preclinical studies, Duloxetine is a balanced and potent reuptake inhibitor of serotonin and norepinephrine that is believed to potentiate the activity of these chemicals in the central nervous ...

Seniors Can Be Heartened by New Study on Statins

... those suffered at a younger age. The first step to protecting yourself from heart disease is maintaining a healthy lifestyle. This can include a balanced diet, weight loss, exercise, smoking cessation, and limiting the amount of alcohol consumed. "This study shows statins could be one more way to ...

Recent Study Demonstrated VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Improvements in Behavior, Inattention, and Math Test Scores from 1.5 Hours up to 13 Hours following Administration in Children with ADHD

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information on ...

Vical Expands Applications of Vaxfectin(R) Adjuvant for Infectious Disease and Cancer Vaccines; 80% to 100% of High-Dose Responders in H5N1 Clinical Trials Still Responding at 6 Months

... studies in mice presented for the first time today demonstrated that Vaxfectin(R)-formulated seasonal influenza vaccine generated broader, more balanced antibody responses than unformulated vaccine, and also generated influenza-specific T-cell responses. Adjusting the ratio of Vaxfectin(R) to vaccine ...

Study Published in Journal of Clinical Psychiatry Showed Once-Daily VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Significantly Improved ADHD Symptoms in One of the Largest Controlled Stimulant Trials in Adults with ADHD

... on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results. For further information on ...

New Data Shows Prescription Omega-3 Acid Ethyl Esters Reduced the Incidence of Death in Heart Failure Patients

... acids, which are vital to human health. LOVAZA is derived from all-natural fish oils. Like cholesterol, triglycerides are fats (lipids) that, in balanced and moderate amounts, perform significant and important functions in the human body. However, when triglycerides levels are too high, they may cause ...

Four Alzheimer's Clinical Trials Address a Variety of Treatment Targets - Amyloid, Tau, Synapse Formation

... the reported adverse effects reflect the expected profile of the elderly population with Alzheimer's and, in most participants, symptoms were well balanced between the tarenflurbil and placebo groups. However, in the tarenflurbil treatment group, there was increased frequency of anemia (9.7 percent vs. ....

Scientists Reveal Roadmap to Brain Health That Can Be Passed Down to Future Generations: Exercise, Omega-3, Folic Acid, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin B12

... /PRNewswire/ -- New findings from a comprehensive analysis of more than 160 clinical studies have revealed the importance of routine exercise and a balanced diet on brain health that can be passed down through future generations. According to a recent press release*, Fernando Gomez-Pinilla, a UCLA ...

European CHMP Issues Positive Opinion on Cymbalta for the Treatment of Generalised Anxiety Disorder

... serotonin and norepinephrine/noradrenaline mediated nerve signalling in the brain and the spinal cord. Based on pre-clinical studies, duloxetine is a balanced and potent reuptake inhibitor of serotonin and norepinephrine/noradrenaline. Scientists believe its effect on pain perception is due to increasing ...

Phase III Data Show Vanda Pharmaceuticals' Tasimelteon (VEC-162) Significantly Improves Sleep in Patients with Chronic Insomnia

... In patients with insomnia or CRSD, the regulation of the sleep/wake cycle is disrupted.(2) By binding to both the MT-1 and MT-2 receptors in a balanced fashion, tasimelteon helps modulate the patient's circadian rhythm, re-setting the sleep/wake cycle and providing simultaneous, immediate sleep- ...

Patients Taking Cymbalta(R) Reported Reduced Pain Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in New Study

... and spinal cord are believed to both mediate core mood symptoms and help regulate the perception of pain. Based on preclinical studies, Cymbalta is a balanced and potent reuptake inhibitor of serotonin and norepinephrine that is believed to potentiate the activity of these chemicals in the central nervous ...
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