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Studies Show Combination Laser Therapy Effective At Clearing Acne, Reducing Oil Production

... which is a solution that penetrates into the oil glands and is applied to the skin one hour prior to treatment. As it penetrates, ALA binds to the oil glands and sensitizes the cells to light. The 14 ... that heats the deep layer of skin where the oil glands are located has been shown to help these patients ...

Calabar AB Today Announced New Financing for Continuation of the Phase II Program in Patients With Dry Mouth

... dosing. "We believe the unique local action of the drug on the minor glands will lead to improved outcomes in patients with dry mouth and we look ... physostigmine, a cholinesterase inhibitor, targets the minor salivary glands with a direct local action, inducing a more lubricating saliva. In ...

Addrenex Pharmaceuticals Initiates Phase 2 Trial on Its Novel Hypertension Drug, ADX415

... treatment of medical conditions that arise from an overactive or improperly regulated adrenergic system, a group of hormones produced by the adrenal glands that regulates diverse physiologic functions such as blood pressure, heart rate and response to stress. "Numerous medical conditions arise from an ...

Meditrina Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Opens Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for Phase IIb Clinical Trial With MPI-676 in Endometriosis

... execution of the subsequent pivotal Phase III program in endometriosis. Endometriosis is a serious medical condition where endometrial stroma and glands that are normally present in the uterine cavity are found in other parts of the body. Endometriosis lesions can be found anywhere in the pelvic ...

Biocept Announces Study to Isolate Circulating Tumor Cells from Blood

... Janko, president and CEO of Biocept. About Ovarian Cancer Ovarian cancer forms in tissues of the ovary (one of a pair of female reproductive glands in which the ova, or eggs, are formed). Most ovarian cancers are either ovarian epithelial carcinomas (cancer that begins in the cells on the surface ...

Sexual Function Affected by Stem Cell Transplant According to Long-Term Study

... systemic therapies, such as total body irradiation and chemotherapy drugs known as alkylating agents, which are known to permanently damage endocrine glands that play a critical role in the development and regulation of the reproductive system. In addition, chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), a ...

Survival Data Available from Erbitux Study in First-Line Treatment of Advanced Head and Neck Cancer

... 2007, including cancers of the tongue, the rest of the mouth, the salivary glands and inside the throat, the voice box, eye and orbit, thyroid and the lymph ... with radiation therapy alone. The following sites were affected: salivary glands (65%/56%), larynx (52%/36%), subcutaneous tissue (49%/45%), mucous ...

Survival Data Available From Erbitux Study in First-Line Treatment of Advanced Head and Neck Cancer

... 2007, including cancers of the tongue, the rest of the mouth, the salivary glands and inside the throat, the voice box, eye and orbit, thyroid and the lymph ... with radiation therapy alone. The following sites were affected: salivary glands (65%/56%), larynx (52%/36%), subcutaneous tissue (49%/45%), mucous ...

Data Available from Erbitux Phase III Study in First-Line Treatment of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

... higher with ERBITUX in combination with radiation therapy compared with radiation therapy alone. The following sites were affected: salivary glands (65%/56%), larynx (52%/36%), subcutaneous tissue (49%/45%), mucous membranes (48%/39%), esophagus (44%/35%), skin (42%/33%), brain (11%/9%), lung ...

Randomized Phase III Trial Showed Erbitux Significantly Improved Secondary Endpoints of Progression-Free Survival and Disease Control in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients

... higher with ERBITUX in combination with radiation therapy compared with radiation therapy alone. The following sites were affected: salivary glands (65%/56%), larynx (52%/36%), subcutaneous tissue (49%/45%), mucous membranes (48%/39%), esophagus (44%/35%), skin (42%/33%), brain (11%/9%), lung ...

Extensive Clinical Data on Erbitux Presented at the 2007 ASCO Annual Meeting

... higher with ERBITUX in combination with radiation therapy compared with radiation therapy alone. The following sites were affected: salivary glands (65%/56%), larynx (52%/36%), subcutaneous tissue (49%/45%), mucous membranes (48%/39%), esophagus (44%/35%), skin (42%/33%), brain (11%/9%), lung ...
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