Pharoah's Wine Jar Yields Medicinal Secrets
Egyptians may have been using herb-spiked drink for healing 5,000 years ago
MONDAY, April 13 (HealthDay News) -- The old adage, "take a glass of wine for thy stomach's sake," may have been heeded more than 5,000 years ago in ancient Egypt, archaeologists report.
BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Expand and Renew Research Agreement to Capitalize on Riboswitches
BioRelix, pioneers in the discovery and development of Riboswitch based therapeutic agents, and Dalton Medicinal
Chemistry have jointly announced an expansion and renewal of their exclusive worldwide collaboration and agreement to discover and develop new therapeutics.
European Committee for Human Medicinal Products (CHMP) Issues Positive Opinion for Once-Daily PREZISTA(R) (Darunavir) as Part of Combination Therapy for Treatment-Naive Adults With HIV-1
CORK, Ireland, November 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Committee for Human
Medicinal Products (CHMP) has issued a positive opinion recommending approval
for once-daily dosing of 800 mg PREZISTA(R) (darunavir) with low-dose
ritonavir as part of combination therapy in treatment-naive adults (those who
Dr. Richard M. Soll Joined WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX) as VP of Medicinal Chemistry
SHANGHAI, China, July 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:
WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device research
and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the United
States, announced today that Dr. Richard M. Soll has joined WuXi PharmaTec...
MS drug development agreement based on WEHI's medicinal chemistry
Research conducted at The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI) has contributed significantly to a major licensing agreement signed between Australian biotechnology company, Bionomics, (ASX:BNO) and Germany-based pharmaceutical company, Merck Serono.
Under the Development and Licensing Agreem...
An Alternative to Medicinal Marijuana
Nerve agents stimulated cannabinoid receptors in mice, offering pain relief without side effects
SUNDAY, April 27 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists think they may have found a way to harness marijuana's medicinal
powers without unleashing the plant's memory-robbing properties.
But a n...
Oriental Medicinal Herb Garden Dedication
The Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin in conjunction with the American
Botanical Council will have a dedication for the Oriental medicinal
herb garden for botanical studies.
AUSTIN, Texas, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The High Falls Gardens Fund,
under the auspices of the ...
Indian medicinal plant Acanthus ilicifolius may combat liver cancer
Liver cancer is the fifth most common cancer in the world with a poor prognosis. About three quarters of the cases of liver cancer are found in Southeast Asia, including China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, India, and Japan. The frequency of liver cancer in Southeast Asia and sub-Saharan Africa is gre...
ATIR Classified as "Cell Based" Medicinal Product by the EMEA
A Classification for Innovative New Treatments
AMSTERDAM, December 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Kiadis Pharma announced today
that its lead product ATIR has received approval for regulatory
classification as a "cell based" medicinal
product by the Innovation Task
Force (ITF), a division of ...
Vaporisers Make Marijuana Safe for Medicinal Use Compared to Smoking
Scientists at San Francisco based the University of California have demonstrated that vaporising cannabis leaves can release the drugs active ingredient just as effectively as burning them, while avoiding the harmful toxins inhaled through smoking it.
The results of the pilot study are sig...
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IDM Pharma Provides Update on Mifamurtide (L-MTP-PE) Regulatory Status Following September Meeting of European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP)
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IDM Pharma, Inc.
(Nasdaq: IDMI ) today announced that it met with representatives of the
Committee for Medicinal
Products for Human Use (CHMP) and Secretariat of
the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) on September 25th, following the
IDM Pharma Provides Update on Mifamurtide (L-MTP-PE) Regulatory Status Following June Meeting of European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP)
- Company continues to anticipate CHMP opinion in the third quarter;
L-MTP-PE on track for final European Commission decision in the fourth quarter
IRVINE, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IDM Pharma, Inc.
(Nasdaq: IDMI ) today announced that the CH...
IDM Pharma Announces Non-Binding Opinion of the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) that Mifamurtide (L-MTP-PE) Provides a Possible Clinical Benefit in Survival
CHMP grants Company extension to address remaining questions on Marketing Authorization Application
IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IDM Pharma, Inc.
(Nasdaq: IDMI ) today announced that the Company recently presented to the
Committee for Medicinal
Allos Therapeutics' PDX Granted Orphan Medicinal Product
Designation by the European Commission
WESTMINSTER, Colo., April 19, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Allos Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the Commission of the
European Communities, with a favorable opinion of the Committee for
Products of the European Medicines Agency (EMEA),
has granted orphan drug designatio...
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, The Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation Announce Innovative Diabetes Drug Discovery and Development Partnership
...euroscience, and metabolic as well as infectious disease. These technologies cut across the life sciences, and include genomics and proteomics tools, medicinal
chemistry, cell-based ultra high throughput screening of genes or compounds, structural genomics, and forward/reverse mammalian genetics.
Access Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on ProLindac Clinical Development Program
... and clinical development team is meeting with Access' partner, Aosaikang medicinal
Group (ASK) and several key oncology opinion leaders to finalize plans fo...Access has previously announced that it has licensed ProLindac to Aosaikang medicinal
Group ("ASK") for the Greater China Region and to JCOM, Ltd for South Korea...
NeurogesX Announces Preliminary Results of FDA-Requested Qutenza(TM) Study
...za is currently approved in the European Union for the treatment of neuropathic pain in non-diabetic adults, either alone or in combination with other medicinal
products for pain. NeurogesX submitted a new drug application (NDA) for PHN to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) which was accepted for fil...
Cognition Therapeutics Closes Series A Financing to Advance Drug Candidates for Alzheimer's Disease
...ged its scientific expertise with these difficult targets to pioneer the use of proprietary assays that emphasize functional responses and proprietary medicinal
chemistry that ensures novel, high quality small-molecule drug candidates for the treatment of these diseases.
Cognition has developed a numb...
Analysis of Edoxaban Phase II Data Provides Insight Into Reduced Bleeding Events Seen in Once-Daily Dosing
...Edoxaban tosylate is also known as DU-176b.
(3) Schulman S., et al. Definition of major bleeding in clinical investigations of antihemostatic medicinal
products in non-surgical patients. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2005;3: 692-694.
SIMPONI(TM) (golimumab) Receives Positive Opinion From CHMP for Once-Monthly Subcutaneous Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis
...., June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. and Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP ) announced today that the Committee for medicinal
Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) adopted a positive opinion recommending the approval of SIMPONI(TM) (golimumab) ...
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...bility of the term "allopathy." Many people use the term neutrally, simply as a name for orthodox medicine when necessary to distinguish it from other medicinal
paradigms. Others have used the term allopathy in a deprecatory manner.
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International public-private partnership offers new paradigm for medicinal chemistry
The Wellcome Trust has announced a 4.1 million investment in a new initiative to generate small molecule inhibitors "chemical probes" for 25 proteins involved in epigenetic signalling, and to release these probes into the public domain with no restriction on use. Early stage information sharing...
Researchers use chemical from medicinal plants to fight HIV
Like other kinds of cells, immune cells lose the ability to divide as they age because a part of their chromosomes known as a telomere becomes progressively shorter with cell division. As a result, the cell changes in many ways, and its disease fighting ability is compromised.
But a new UCLA...
Misclassified for centuries, medicinal leeches found to be 3 distinct species
Genetic research has revealed that commercially available medicinal
leeches used around the world in biomedical research and postoperative care have been misclassified for centuries. Until now, the leeches were assumed to be the species Hirudo medicinalis, but new research reveals they are actually...
Short stressful events may improve working memory
...neuropathway was responsible for the improved memory, as they proposed, researchers injected one group of rats before the stressful forced-swim with a medicinal
compound that blocks the pathway, and injected another group with saline. Results showed that the saline group, in which the corticosterone neuropathw...
SRI announces selection by the National Cancer Institute as a Chemical Biology Consortium center
...l evaluation. SRI's Center for Cancer Research, comprised of biologists and medicinal
chemists with expertise in fundamental and applied cancer research, focuses...ter. She will collaborate with Mary Tanga, Ph.D., an SRI senior director of medicinal
chemistry, who will lead the Chemical Diversity Center, and Keith Laderoute...
UCLA researchers discover new molecular pathway for targeting cancer, disease
...macological molecules to inhibit tumor formation. Matsui will be a collaborator in this follow-up research.
In addition, the team has started a medicinal
chemistry program to design and test small molecules that activate the LXR pathway while avoiding the adverse effects that may be caused when LXR is a...
Healing power of aloe vera proves beneficial for teeth and gums, too
...at products have received the organization's seal of quality.
Although there are more than 300 species of the plant, only a few have been used for medicinal
purposes. "Thankfully, consumers with sensitive teeth or gums have a number of choices when it comes to their oral health, and aloe vera is one of the...
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Small molecules mimic natural gene regulators
... both the function and the mechanism of their natural counterparts," said Mapp, who has a joint appointment in the College of Pharmacy's Department of medicinal
Chemistry. Next the researchers want to understand in more detail exactly how the small molecules bind to that site. "Then we'll use that information ...
Decreasing deer damage
..., contributing billions of dollars to the U.S. economy annually. Examples of nontimber forest products (NTFP) include edibles such as fruits and nuts, medicinal
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BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Expand and Renew Research Agreement to Capitalize on Riboswitches
NEW HAVEN, Conn. and TORONTO, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- BioRelix, pioneers in the discovery and development of Riboswitch based therapeutic agents, and Dalton Medicinal
Chemistry have jointly announced an expansion and renewal of their exclusive worldwide collaboration and agreement to discover a...
Acesys and Provid Announce Alliance for Medicinal Chemistry Services
NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. and NANJING, China, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ --
Acesys Pharmatech and Provid Pharmaceuticals Inc. announce a strategic
alliance, combining the drug discovery expertise and project management
capabilities of Provid in the US with the medicinal
chemistry resources and
Telik Announces Publication of Diabetes Research in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters
PALO ALTO, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Telik, Inc.
(Nasdaq: TELK ), today announced the publication of research in Bioorganic &
Medicinal Chemistry Letters describing a novel class of small molecule
compounds that could potentially lead to a new treatment for diabetes.
MS Drug Development Agreement Based on WEHI's Medicinal Chemistry
MELBOURNE, Australia, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Research conducted at The
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI) has contributed significantly to a
major licensing agreement signed between Australian biotechnology company,
Bionomics, (ASX:BNO) and Germany-based pharmaceutical company, Merck
Neptune Technologies expands into medicinal markets in Asia Pacific
Commercial pharmaceutical partner, Inovail, successfully launches OmegaGen(R) in Australia and New Zealand
LAVAL, QC, March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Neptune Technologies &
Bioressources Inc. ("Neptune") (NASDAQ.NEPT - TSX.V.NTB) and its commercial
pharmaceutical partner In...
New 300mg Loading Dose Tablet for Plavix(R) Receives Positive Opinion From the European Committee for Medicinal Products (CHMP)
PARIS and PRINCETON, New Jersey, March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
- A New Step Forward May Help Increase Appropriate Early Use of
Plavix(R) by Simplifying Administration in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients
Sanofi-aventis (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and Bristol-Myers Squibb
BIKAM and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Sign Collaborative Research Agreement
BOSTON/Massachusetts, TORONTO/Canada, March 3 /PRNewswire/ - BIKAM,
pioneers in the discovery and development of potential therapeutic agents
for the treatment of degenerative eye diseases and ocular disorders and
Chemistry, have jointly announced an exclusive worldwide
Senexis and O2H (Oxygen Healthcare) Announce Medicinal Chemistry Collaboration
CAMBRIDGE, England, February 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Executives from Senexis
and O2H, both located in Cambridge, UK, announced an agreement under which
O2H will provide synthetic and computational chemistry services to the drug
discovery programmes at Senexis on an FTE basis.
"We believe our coll...
Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Partners Achieves Another Milestone in Collaboration with Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.
TORONTO, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ - Dalton Medicinal
Chemistry arm of Dalton Pharma Services, announces that it
has achieved another targeted milestone in its Medicinal
agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.
BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Sign Research Agreement to Capitalize on RiboSwitch Technology
NEW HAVEN, CT, and TORONTO, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ - BioRelix, pioneers
in the discovery and development of RiboSwitch based therapeutic agents and
Chemistry, have jointly announced a research collaboration
to discover new therapeutics. Dalton Medicinal
Chemistry will utilize t...
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However, there are drawbacks to using monoclonal a...
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