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BioCis Pharma Reports Positive Phase IIa Clinical Results in Atopic Dermatitis

...disorders." Atopic dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the skin with an onset typically already in infancy. It affects up to 20 per cent of the general population in the Western countries, and the prevalence rate is rising. Atopic dermatitis may significantly impair the quality of life ...

Plasma Products Safe Despite Swine Influenza Outbreak, Assures International Biopharmaceutical Company Octapharma

...f Octaplas(R) to satisfy usual client demand. Production can be increased by up to 30 percent if demand increases. Octapharma already provides 100 per cent of plasma needs with Octaplas(R) for transfusion in Norway, Finland and Portugal. During the manufacture of Octaplas(R), the product undergoes ...

YM BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES NIMOTUZUMAB PRESENTATIONS TO BE MADE AT THE 100TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH AND EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

... through Accipiter Capital Management, LLC and associated companies decreased holdings in the Company to 2,814,932 common shares, representing 4.8 per cent voting rights attached to the issued common share capital of the Company, being 58,216,309 common shares. This information is being provided in order ...

New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From the Landmark ATHENA Trial with Multaq(R) (dronedarone) in Atrial Fibrillation

...ease in the risk of cardiovascular death by 29 per cent (p=0.03) in patients with AF. Multaq significantly decreased the risk of arrhythmic death by 45 per cent (p=0.01) and there were numerically fewer deaths (...rdiovascular hospitalization was reduced by 26 per cent (p<0.001) in the dronedarone group. " The...

CHMP Recommends Approval of New Indication for Enbrel(R) as Treatment for Severe Psoriasis in Paediatric Patients

...oriasis Across Europe, 5.1 million people are estimated to have psoriasis(2), a distressing chronic inflammatory disease. Approximately 80 per cent of these patients have plaque psoriasis, which is characterised by red, scaly patches.(3) Psoriasis can be extremely distressing, and may have a signi...

Critical Pharmaceuticals Enter Sustained Release hGH Arena

...oincides with a recent report by Frost & Sullivan valuing the European market at $846.4m in 2007, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4 per cent from 2007 to 2014. The report also highlighted new delivery methods together with approval for new indications as keys to success. According to Chie...

New Data Show Efficacy of Zebinix(TM) in the Treatment of Epilepsy

...-term open-label therapy, including:5 - 16 per cent mean relative improvement in overall quality of life (p<0.0001). - 51 per cent improvement in worry about seizures (p<0.0001) - 41 per cent improvement in social function (p Improvement in ...

Olanzapine Long-Acting Injection (LAI) Shown to Maintain Treatment Benefit in Schizophrenia for up to Six Months

...e LAI was 29 cases (in 28 patients) after more than 40,000 injections, yielding a per-injection rate of 0.07 percent and a per-patient rate of 1.4 per cent - or approximately one event per 1,400 injections. No clinically significant decreases in vital signs were observed and all patients recovered complet...

AstraZeneca Announces Innovative New Partnership With Singapore Institutions to Develop Anti-Cancer Compounds

...ngapore and in the region. It was established in 1997 and sees about 68 per cent of the public sector medical oncology cases and 74 per cent of radiation oncology cases. NCCS not only houses the most number of oncolo...

New Australian Technology: Detecting Breast Cancer With Hair

...(hairs treated with dyes or other chemicals) the accuracy rate of the Test increased to 75%. The result of Fermiscan's trial also showed that 80 per cent of the patients referred for a biopsy as a result of imaging were correctly identified as negative by the Fermiscan Test. This highlights the Test's p...

Clinically Proven Treatment Offers Help to Rosacea Sufferers

...reament is a soap with a special ingredient that kills the parasite - seabuckthorn oil." "The oil in the soap is clinically proven to destroy 80 per cent of the parasite on people with normal skin," Lepage says. "For people with rosacea, it allows their skin to return to its normal skin tone." Studies...

Folate in Strawberries May Contribute to Healthy Pregnancy

...ind strawberries, a natural source of folate. "The good news for strawberry lovers is that a serving of eight medium berries provides nearly 9 per cent of the daily requirement of folate," says Chris Christian, vice president trade and nutrition of the California Strawberry Commission. "Folic acid is ...

Successful Clinical Trials and Launch in New Zealand Spurs Phloe to Enter US Market

...ointestinal supplements market in the United States is extremely lucrative with the category worth US$819 million in 2006 and growing at around 16 per cent per year. Mr Wilkinson said Vital Foods was confident their innovative product would be welcomed by American consumers looking for a natural and prove...

Gastric Banding Reverses Impact of Type 2 Diabetes

...ers for two years who underwent significant weight loss of more than 10 per cent of their body weight. Dr Dixon said of those who underwent gastric bandin...t loss was a key determinant of effectiveness. Most of those losing ten per cent of their total weight had remission of the diabetes. Few who lost less did ...

Lilly Files for European Approval of ALIMTA(R) (pemetrexed for injection) for First-Line Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

...n February 2004. Notes to Editor: About Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) NSCLC is the most common type of lung cancer and represents 75 to 80 per cent of all lung cancers.(i) NSCLC has five-tier staging, starting at 0 and rising to the severity of stage IV.(ii) NSCLC can spread through the lymphatic ...

Spherix Reports Second Quarter Earnings

...of $699,000, or 5 cents per share, in the second quarter of 2006. Income from discontinued operations in the second quarter of 2007 was $155,000, or 1 cent per share, compared to $938,000, or 7 cents per share, reflecting the results of the InfoSpherix subsidiary, which the Company has agreed to sell (see...

First Study To Show Positive Benefit On Atherosclerosis For People With Early Signs Of Diseased Arteries

...TEROID include: CRESTOR brought about a 0.79 per cent (median) reduction in percent atheroma volume in t... primary endpoint CRESTOR brought about a 9.1 per cent (median) reduction in total atheroma volume in the... target vessel (p CRESTOR brought about a 6.8 per cent (median) reduction in total atheroma volume in the...

Mircera Effective in Stabilising Haemoglobin Levels in Elderly Patients With Kidney Disease on Dialysis

...KD patients on dialysis is projected to grow 7 per cent per year and it is estimated that by 2010, there w...ysis was 60 years of age (however more than 40 per cent of patients were over age 65) and patients had alr... at the time patients reach ESRD, more than 50 per cent of patients have congestive heart failure, heart d...

Apollo's human proteins boost stem cell research

...ourced from animal, yeast or bacterial cells. Mr Priest said that a recent study by Apollo showed that two of its human proteins were over 50 per cent more effective than proteins produced from bacteria in stimulating the growth of haematopoietic (blood-producing) stem cells. "Proteins from human c...

Major New Review Supports the Broader Potential of CeNeS COMT Inhibitor Discovery Programme

... Parkinson's disease Parkinson's disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disease after Alzheimer's disease. It affects approximately 2 per cent of the population over the age of 65, representing approximately 4 million patients worldwide. Parkinson's disease results from a loss of the neurotra...
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