Erectile dysfunction drugs allowed more chemotherapy to reach brain tumors in laboratory study
LOS ANGELES (July 28, 2008) In a study using laboratory animals, researchers found that medications commonly prescribed for erectile dysfunction opened a mechanism called the blood-brain tumor barrier and increased delivery of cancer-fighting drugs to malignant brain tumors.
The experiments w...
Plaintiff's Lawyer Orders Lead Testing on 3 Popular Herbalife Products; Results Show 728% More Lead Than Allowed by Law Under Proposition 65 Violation
Investigator accuses Herbalife (NYSE: HLF ) of being less than candid about
recent publicized lead testing results; sites difficulty in confirming two labs did testing
OAKLAND, Calif., June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Christopher Grell
ordered lab tests on behalf of...
Illegal Immigrants Allowed To Stay A Year More To Care For Their Child
A 17-month old girl who underwent a heart operation for a rare birth defect has more than one share of good news. Not only has she fully recovered, her parents, illegal immigrants in the U.S, have also been granted a year more to stay there and care for their U.S citizen daughter.
Parents Boycott India School After HIV Kids Allowed Back
A group of HIV-positive children trying to attend school in southern India have faced a fresh setback with parents of their classmates pulling their kids out of class, officials said Monday.
The move was the latest twist in a six-month battle that has highlighted the stigma suffered in Ind...
Overseas Trained Nurses To Be Allowed To Retrain For Scottish Jobs
Overseas-trained nurses will be given ￡5,000 to retrain themselves to work in the NHS in Scotland. Health minister Andy Kerr said that the Scottish Executive had put aside ￡1.25 million over two years on this plan.//
This plan will be directed at nurses who are trained outside Europe and are n...
Mercy Attempt Allowed for 12 KGMU Students
12 students from the King George's Medical University have been granted a 'mercy attempt', following five earlier unsuccessful attempts, to clear their respective// examinations. The Faculty Board took this decision in a meeting held at the medical university on Friday.
Rules so far have allowe...
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Abnormal brain circuits may prevent movement disorder
...ent them from living a normal life, according to Dr. Eidelberg.
The puzzle was why.
In the latest study, the new advances in diffusion imaging allowed
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Scary ancient spiders revealed in 3-D models, thanks to new imaging technique
... the first tropical rainforests were playing host to a diverse range of species.
Previous studies of the fossilised remains of Cryptomartus hindi allowed
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New hope for fisheries
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August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
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Parasites ready to jump
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Naming evolution's winners and losers
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...owth through reduction of the platinum cations.
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NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
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New clues about a hydrogen fuel catalyst
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GeoVax Labs, Inc. Provides Clinical Studies Update
...Executive Officer and President of GeoVax Labs, Inc. "The results of the early Phase 1 clinical work for the preventative version of the vaccine have allowed
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Cord Blood America Retires $2.53M Obligation
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Palatin Technologies, Inc. Receives U.S. Patent Allowance for Heart Failure Drug Candidate
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...e GST-fusion protein can each be coupled separately. The serum is initially allowed
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