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Molecular miners find pain relief drugs from the sea
...er painful conditions, such as multiple sclerosis, shingles
and sciatica. "ACV1 has been shown to be effective in treating pain in several experimental animal models of human pain syndromes, including post-surgical and neuropathic pain," Associate Professor Livett says. "In addition, it has the unique prope...
Experimental shingles vaccine proves effective in nationwide study
...rs have found that an experimental vaccine against shingles
(zoster vaccine) prevented about half of cases of ...hey otherwise would have been." "For some people, shingles
can result in months or even years of misery," comments study leader Michael N. Oxman, M.D., an infe...