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Alcon Commences Phase 2 Clinical Trial of NovaBay's NVC-422 for Viral Conjunctivitis

... synthetic analogs of the same molecules used by white blood cells to destroy harmful microbes in the ... of the thin, clear tissue that covers the white part of the eye and forms the inside lining of ... active antimicrobial molecules generated within white blood cells to treat and prevent a wide range of ...

Pistachios Offer Protective Benefits Against Heart Disease, Type II Diabetes and Obesity

... test meals on three separate occasions: 1) white bread alone; 2) white bread plus 2 oz pistachios; or 3) white bread with butter and cheese. The researchers ...

Foundation Venture Capital Group Invests in UMDNJ Company Working to Improve Leukemia Treatments

... company developing a therapeutic agent targeting white leukemic blood cells for the treatment of ... blood cells. In laboratory studies, malignant white blood cells have been determined to be more sensitive to Leukotoxin than non-cancerous white blood cells. Animal studies in Dr. Kachlany's ...

White Paper Explains Aspects of Testing From Purified Bulk Drug Substance to Sterile Liquid Final Drug Product

... manufacturing testing services. The white paper, " Where and What to Test: From Purified ... . Specifically, the white paper discusses establishing the testing "where ... formulation and fill/finish. In the white paper, the authors: Warn to test ...

Heavy Marijuana Use May Damage Developing Brain in Teens, Young Adults

... may be slower. Myelin gives its color to the white matter of the brain, and covers the nerve fibers ... substance use may alter the development of white matter circuits, especially those connections ... regions of the brain," said Ashtari. "Abnormal white matter development could slow information ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Celator Pharmaceuticals Announce Partnership to Accelerate Development of CPX-351 for AML

... white PLAINS, N.Y. and PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 22 ... progressing disease in which too many immature white blood cells (not lymphocytes) are found in the ... & Lymphoma Society(R), headquartered in white Plains, NY, with 68 chapters in the United States ...

Markers in Blood and Spinal Fluid, and a New Imaging Agent, Show Promise for Early Detection of Alzheimer's

... such as MRI and PET." Blood Test on white Blood Cells May Be Useful for Early Detection ... of people with Alzheimer's. Lymphocytes are white blood cells in the immune system that can easily ... the expression of CD-69 (a protein involved in white blood cell growth and production) on ...

White Nose Syndrome: Is Pennsylvania Next?

... threat to bats. Just mentioning the words white Nose Syndrome (WNS) to Pennsylvania Game ... officials then noticed a strange white fungus on the muzzle of the bats still remaining ... wintering quarters, which is abnormal. Others had white fungus around their noses and/or on their ears ...

AHF Seeks White House Clarification After Press Room Flap Over CDC's HIV Numbers

... (AHF) is seeking clarification from the white House regarding a press briefing late last week ... are just too many unanswered questions from this white House Press Room exchange on a crucial domestic ... messenger? More important, what is the white House response to this pending CDC announcement ...

Interview of the Vice President

... why I'm sitting here in the West Wing of the white House. But I also have a role to play in the ... Q Do you think it's important for both the white House and for Republicans to be clear in the ... being debated there. Q The issue is whether the white House was pushing, or Democrats were pushing. ...

Two Point of Care Tests From Quest Diagnostics Receive FDA 510(k) Clearance

... for two new point of care tests. The HemoCue(R) white Blood Cell (WBC) Analyzer is a whole-blood test ... WBC Analyzer provides a count of a patient's white blood cells in as few as three minutes using a ... to produce quantitative results of a patient's white blood cells. Changes ...

Man's Best Friend May Open Door to Understanding Fibrotic Lung Disease in Human and Animal Populations

... disease and its impact on West Highland white Terriers (Westies) and discuss how science in ... include the creation of the first published white paper on this aspect of fibrotic lung disease as ... the health and quality of life of West Highland white Terriers; and, to further develop and communicate ...

ImmuneRegen BioSciences, Inc. Demonstrates Radilex(TM) Increases Disease-Fighting White Blood Cells

... from the near total destruction of circulating white blood cells following radiation exposure. These ... was shown to enhance survival and increase white blood cells in surviving animals. In the recent ... induced a 90-95% decrease in circulating white blood cell levels. Administered shortly following ...

Tone Deafness Explained, from the Harvard Health Letter

... technique to measure the density of the white matter (which consists of connecting nerve ... where basic processing of sound occurs. The white matter of the amusics was thinner, which suggests ... the worse the tone deafness, the thinner the white matter. Some experts believe there's a great ...

Video: FDA Approves INVEGA(R) SUSTENNA(TM) for the Acute and Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia

... and similar medicines have been associated with decreases in the counts of white cells in circulating blood. If you have a history of low white blood cell counts or have unexplained fever or infection, then please ...

British Woman Celebrates a Year of Living Cancer-Free

... return to the hospital for five weeks because her neutrophils, a type of white blood cell, were dangerously low -- a consequence, she thinks, of years of ... and I thought I would be all right." In patients with AML, abnormal white blood cells accumulate in the bone marrow and impede the production of ...

ADHD Genes Found; Known to Play Roles in Neurodevelopment

... profile, to achieve more targeted, specific therapies. Elia and white stressed that much further work must be done before genetic findings lead ... the Cotswold Foundation and the ADHD: Climbing to a Cure Foundation. Elia, white and Hakonarson all are faculty members of the University of Pennsylvania ...

Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients

... hematologic, including anemia (low red blood cell count), neutropenia (low white blood cell count) and thrombocytopenia (low blood platelet count). ... The most common side effects are low blood cell counts (red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets); fever; infection; hair loss; tiredness; ...

Mutant Genes in High-Risk Childhood Leukemias Identified

... be stuck in the on position, triggering the uncontrolled proliferation of white blood cells that is seen in leukemia." Thus, the researchers began to ... of many kinases known to be components of the proliferation machinery of white blood cells. The team analyzed the leukemic cells from 187 patients with ...

NovaBay(R) Pharmaceuticals Enters into Agreement to Broaden Intellectual Property Estate and Expand Clinical Opportunities for Its Aganocide(R) Compounds

... of N-chlorotaurine (NCT), a natural antimicrobial produced by the body's white blood cells. NovaBay's Aganocide compounds are synthetic analogs of NCT ... are bioequivalent to the active antimicrobial molecules generated within white blood cells to treat and prevent a wide range of infections without ...

NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Announces Lead Anti-infective Product Candidate, NVC-422, Shown to be Effective in Treating Topical Fungal Infection

... the most effective and rapidly-acting anti-infective molecules produced by white blood cells, revealed significant clinical and mycological efficacy ... are bioequivalent to the active antimicrobial molecules generated within white blood cells to treat and prevent a wide range of infections without ...

Blood Testing Identifies Abnormal Cells Up to Six Years Prior to Leukemia Diagnosis

... /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Testing of blood specimens may detect abnormal white blood cells in patients years before the chronic form of lymphocytic ... that usually progresses slowly over many years. In this disease, abnormal white blood cells called B-cells accumulate in the blood and the bone marrow. ...

Savient Provides Update on Pegloticase BLA

... include deaths, nonfatal myocardial infarction or nonfatal stroke. Dr. white and his panel concluded that: As a result of the ... through August 29, 2008. In addition to the work of Dr. white and his team, a separate external panel of experts performed an additional ...

Gene Abnormality Found to Predict Childhood Leukemia Relapse

... of Medicine, and in print on January 29, 2009. ALL, a cancer of the white blood cells, is the most common childhood cancer, in that it affects about ... protein plays an essential role in the development of lymphocytes, the white blood cells that, when changed, give rise to pediatric ALL. The way in ...

Three Studies Presented at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting Showed Response to Treatment with Campath(R) in Patients with High-Risk CLL

... CLL is characterized by the accumulation of functionally immature white blood cells (lymphocytes) in the bone marrow, blood, lymph tissue and ... or older and is characterized by the accumulation of functionally immature white blood cells (lymphocytes) in the bone marrow, blood, lymph tissue and ...

Long-term Follow Up Interim Data Show Nplate(TM) Increased and Sustained Platelet Counts in Adult Chronic ITP Patients

... abnormalities (e.g., teardrop and nucleated red blood cells, immature white blood cells) or cytopenia(s). -- If the patient develops new or ... peripheral blood differential to establish the baseline extent of red and white blood cell abnormalities. -- Obtain CBCs, including platelet ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Memgen Announce New Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Clinical Trial

... white PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ... Society The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society(R), headquartered in white Plains, NY, with 68 chapters in the United States and Canada, is the ...

ATL/TV1102 Trial Results Presented at World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis

... of CD49d, a subunit of VLA-4 (Very Late Antigen-4). In inflammation, white blood cells (leukocytes) move out of the bloodstream into the inflamed ... in MS, and the lung airways in asthma. The inhibition of VLA-4 may prevent white blood cells from entering sites of inflammation, thereby halting ...

More Findings on Gene Involved in Childhood Asthma

... the risk of childhood asthma in European children plays a similar role in white American children, but not in African American children. The most common ... from the Children's Hospital network, the study team analyzed DNA from 807 white children with asthma, compared to 2,583 white children without the ....

Electronic Brachytherapy a Viable Option for Early Stage Breast Cancer, According to Study Presented at ASCO Breast Cancer Symposium

... Hospital, San Mateo, Calif; Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY; white Plains Hospital, white Plains, NY; and Maryland Regional Cancer Center, Silver Spring, MD. ...

Long-Term Pegylated Interferon Alfa-2b Therapy in Stage III Melanoma Demonstrated Significant and Sustained Impact on Relapse-Free Survival

... liver function tests and in blood cell counts, including leukopenia (low white blood cell count), thrombocytopenia (low platelet count) and neutropenia ... tissues). About Peg-IFN Interferon is a protein produced naturally by white blood cells to help the immune system fight viral infections and certain ...

University of Rochester Researcher Named Millennium Pharmaceuticals Career Development Scholar of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

... white PLAINS, N.Y., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society has ... & Lymphoma Society The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society(R), headquartered in white Plains, NY, with 67 chapters in the United States and Canada, is the ...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Memgen Collaborate on CLL Clinical Trial

... white PLAINS, N.Y., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ... & Lymphoma Society The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society(R), headquartered in white Plains, NY, with 68 chapters in the United States and Canada, is the ...

Eribulin Mesylate Demonstrated Anti-Tumor Activity in Heavily Pretreated Patients with Advanced Breast Cancer

... adverse events were neutropenia (a decrease in the number of granular white blood cells, 54%); febrile neutropenia, 5.5%, leukopenia (low white blood cell count, 14%), and weakness/fatigue (10%; no Grade 4 events). ...

Preventing Prostate Cancer and BPH: Prostate-Health Expert Available (National Men's Health Week Is June 9-15)

... men are known to have a higher risk of prostate cancer than white men. Kristal and colleagues also found that African-American men have a 50 percent higher risk of developing symptomatic BPH than white men. -- The excitement about lycopene (the pigment that puts the ...

GlaxoSmithKline Reports Further Progress of Oncology Portfolio

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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Anjin Group Announce Multi-Year Collaborative Research Agreement

... Advance Development of a Treatment for Acute Myelogenous Leukemia white PLAINS, N.Y., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ... & Lymphoma Society The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society(R), headquartered in white Plains, NY, with 68 chapters in the United States and Canada, is the ...

Cardium's Innercool Therapies Unit Announces Publication of Positive Effects of Early and Rapid Hypothermia Following Heart Attack

... injury is due in part to the inflammatory response of damaged tissues. white blood cells carried to the area by the newly returning blood release a ... cell shrinkage, chromatin condensation, and chromosomal DNA fragmentation. white blood cells may also build up in small capillaries, obstructing them and ...

Pharmion and MethylGene Announce U.S. Orphan Drug Designation Granted for MGCD0103 for the Treatment of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

... that is characterized by the rapid proliferation (growth) of abnormal white blood cells. These cells are unable to perform their regular functions and eventually crowd out healthy red and white blood cells. Leukemia cells can also spread to other parts of the body. ...

Pharmion and MethylGene Announce Orphan Drug Designation Granted by the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) for MGCD0103 for the Treatment of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

... that is characterized by the rapid proliferation (growth) of abnormal white blood cells. These cells are unable to perform their regular functions and eventually crowd out healthy red and white blood cells. Leukemia cells can also spread to other parts of the body. ...
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