FDA Accords Priority Review For Pediatric Crohn's Disease Drug
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has decided to accord a priority review for the drug REMICADE (R) (infliximab) to be used in the treatment of pediatric// Crohn's disease, the drug's manufacturer Centocor, Inc. announced today. Crohn's disease affects the gastrointestinal tract and cause...
US Professor Helping India Deal With Global Warming
...he necessary scientific foundation for the development of long-term government policies that would help India meet its obligations under international accords
such as the Kyoto Protocol, a UN agreement calling for the voluntary reduction of greenhouse gases and emissions by all member countries.
Babies under two years of age to be administered Meningitis vaccination
...occocal vaccine// into the child immunization programme, which will necessitate and all babies under the age of two to compulsorily take the shot that accords
protection against a lethal meningitis form. The number of doses of the vaccine will depend on the age of the children.
Nearly 700 cases of men...
Accords in Medical Technology
General Wesley Clark Joins Immtech as Consulting Strategic Advisor
...d Commander from 1997 to 2000 and
commanded troops in the campaign to end the Kosovo War, and he played a
pivotal role in negotiating the Dayton Peace accords
to end the war in
Bosnia. "I am truly impressed by the private/public partnerships that Immtech
has created as part of its effective business model t...
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El Niño affected by global warming
...is hypothesis came from measurement of the organic carbon flux which is directly linked to growth in nutrient concentration. The increase in this flux accords
with the phase of falling sea temperatures between 1820 and 1878 which proves that the rise in nutrient concentration stems from a rising up of cold w...
Population movements and money remittances spur forest regrowth
...d-use surveys, and satellite imagery to document substantial increases in the area of El Salvador covered by both light and heavy woodland since peace accords
were signed in 1992.
Most analyses of forest cover in Central America have focused on loss of old-growth forests. In drawing attention to regrowth ...