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Adult Stem Cells Show Promise for Peripheral Vascular Disease

...hich publishes original peer-reviewed clinical and experimental reports on all aspects of cardiovascular disease in the elderly. A second study was completed during the same period comparing the relative improvement of lower limb ischemia (lack of blood supply) between transplantation of autologous peripheral b...

Harnessing Immune System Power Heralds Next Era of Cancer Treatment

...xperiments designed to enhance the activity of our experimental immune stimulating approaches," said Bramson, an a... why the questions about the implementation of the experimental therapies can be examined along with the development of the science involved. "By bringing these ...

Therapeutic Cancer Vaccine Trials

...ile the Response Criteria in Solid Tumors (RECIST) experimental standards works well in evaluating therapies that are toxic to tumors, such as radiation or chemotherapy, they are less capable of measuring the more subtle systemic effects of immune response, Schlom said. While there is no conclusive evidence to ...

Stem Cell Treatment may Prolong Lives of Children With Brittle Bone Disease

..., as compared to their untreated counterparts. The experimental mice also had stronger bones and longer leg bones than the control subjects. A report published in New Scientist magazine says that the treatment has already been tried in the US on three children with OI whilst still in the womb, with promising e...

New "second-line" AIDS Drug Shows Promise in Trials

An experimental drug that researchers hope will cast a lifeline to HIV patients who have exhausted first-line treatment has shown early promise in long-awaited trials, The Lancet reports on Saturday. Etravirine, also called TMC125, is designed as an alternative f...

Single Drug to Check Both Glucose and Cholesterol in Diabetics on the Cards

...ing placebo). It was found that patients in the experimental group had had significant reductions in blood sugar levels, besides registering a substantial improvement in their lipid profiles over their counterparts in the control group. The US Food and Drug Administration is currently assessing an applicatio...

Brain Pathway for Depression Revealed

...cial finding that would not be apparent with other experimental methods, Deisseroth said. They needed to be able to image a whole circuit simultaneously - and very rapidly - to see the effect. "What surprised me most was how specifically the measure tracked the depression-related behavior," said Airan. "We usua...

Analysis of Hemoglobin Level Control in Dialysis Patients

... by acknowledging their true origins and designing experimental conditions that may lead to a means to improve matters." The analysis also suggested that individual patients varied in their sensitivity to ESA treatment. The two different ESAs (epoetin beta and darbepoetin) compared in the original study produce...

Autoimmune Response in Multiple Sclerosis

...lin sheath and when used as an antigen will induce experimental autoimmune encephalitis (EAE) in mice, which is used as an animal model of human MS. Interestingly, myelin-specific T cells are found in both healthy individuals as well as patients with MS, thus researchers have been working to determine what spec...

US Patient Implanted With HeartMate II, Leaves ICU

...t failure. He has since left for home, with that experimental heart-assist device that keeps his heart pumping. ...ersuade them to allow the compassionate use of the experimental device for Guthrie. "We had no choice with this gentleman," he said. "He was too healthy not to do...

Scientists Establish Link Between Foie Gras and Disease

...School of Medicine in Knoxville, says that the new experimental data provides the first is the first evidence that a food product can hasten amyloid development. The study report, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, records that amyloidosis is a disease process that involves the dep...

Modified Drug Therapy for Alzheimers Disease

...rancisco, is initiating the clinical trials of the experimental drug CTS-21166. Ghosh, who has dual appointments in the departments of chemistry and medicinal chemistry, is a scientific co-founder of the company with Jordan Tang, the J.G. Puterbaugh Chair in Medical Research at the Oklahoma Medical Research Found...

Gene Therapy for Parkinsons Disease

...esponding to medicines when they signed on for the experimental therapy. The study was conducted by Andrew Feigin,...n rendered non-infectious. They began studying the experimental treatment in Parkinsons patients in 2003. Some patients continue to show improvement. Parkinson's pa...

Ex-IITian-designed Alzheimer's Drug's Human Clinical Trials Begin

...dan Tang, is initiating the clinical trials of the experimental drug CTS-21166. The trial, which comprises of 48 healthy volunteers, will measure safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of CTS-21166 at various doses. Its results are expected to be out by the end of 2007, and the researchers expect to begin...

Researchers Link Bacteria Destroying Proteins to Alzheimer's Treatment

...ase. "Antibodies are probably the most promising experimental approach to fight Alzheimer's disease at this time. The discoveries made using antibodies are so encouraging that results of ongoing vaccine trials against the disease are much anticipated," Gouras said. Although no cure for the disease is available...

Theory of How HIV Attacks is Wrong: Study

...he virus adaptation hypothesis requires a lot more experimental investigation, however, and is only a tentative conclusion."...

Vaccine Ninety Percent Effective Against Cervical Cancer

...al, more than 9,000 women were vaccinated with the experimental drug, with a control group receiving a vaccine for hepatitis A. Over a 15-month follow up period, the drug showed a 90.4 percent efficacy against the kind of pre-cancerous lesions that are a precursor to full-blown cervical cancer. "The vaccine i...

Experts in Istanbul Seek Nature and Measure of Happiness

...Economics. Calculating happiness is still at the experimental stage but, Layard thinks, could one day be a more useful policy tool than opinion polls. "We are trying to find out what the government policies actually did to them, not how they judge the government policies." Another promising line of inquiry ...

ISRO Chief Concerned About River Pollution

...udents, he said ISRO's future projects included an experimental space capsule recovery platform especially designed to receive returning space vehicles and capsules safely to enable their reuse. The present practice of landing the capsules and satellites in the sea leads to substantial loss in terms of quality...

Eyeing a Good Memory - Not an Exercise in Futility!

... so counter-intuitive. That such a straightforward experimental manipulation can bring about enhanced memory for studied information and lower the number of memory errors is quite exciting....

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