Business of drug development on verge of great change
Significant changes to drug discovery and the pharmaceutical industry currently underway will increase in the next five to 10 years, according to a top researcher at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) who is helping transform the business of drug research and development.
According to Ch...
Nosefrida Nasal Aspirator - A Parent's Alternative to Medicines on the Verge of FDA Ban
MIAMI, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Any well-informed parent knows about the
FDA's impending ban on children's cold medicines. With cold & flu season
upon us, parents scramble to find other ways to alleviate their children's
congestion. Nosefrida nasal aspirator -- a Swedish product recently
Holy Grail Of Dermatologists On The Verge Of Discovery
The hoary saying that there is no cure for jealousy or baldness may be a thing of the past .
Scientists from the University of Pennsylvania have reported in the journal Nature, that it may indeed be possible to grow new hair follicles. The findings, which stemmed from a study examining wound h...
Surveyed Physicians Will Treat Over 50 Percent of Hepatitis C Genotype 1-Infected Patients With the Protease Inhibitor Telaprevir
...garding clinical, economic and scientific factors.
Members of the media are welcome to attend our upcoming webinar entitled On the verge
of a Paradigm Shift in the Hepatitis C Virus Market: Physician and Payer Perceptions of Telaprevir, Boceprevir and Other Key Novel Antivirals . This w...
Dr. Christopher Olivia Appointed to Foundation Radiology Group Board of Directors
...S, Dr. Olivia served as President and CEO for The Cooper Health System (CHS) in Camden, NJ, where he led the organization, which was previously on the verge
of bankruptcy, to significant financial growth. Under Dr. Olivia's stewardship, CHS rose to the No. 1 ranking in market shares among hospitals in the...
Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs
And so, her catastrophic coverage didn't take care of what she needed. And, today, like many Americans throughout this country who are on the verge
of losing their home, Ms. Secours had to take out money from her home so she could pay for some of her expenses. And today she's one of those many Ame...
nCircle and HITRUST Partner to Deliver Innovative SaaS Offering to Secure Healthcare Information
...ork (CSF) covering a range of regulatory requirements with a consolidated set of controls and implementation guidelines.
"The industry is on the verge
of broad adoption of electronic healthcare information and it is imperative that organizations can ensure that information is protected in a consisten...
VIVA Transcription Adapts to Pending Spike in Baby Boomer Patient Records
...anscription services, announced that it has recently enhanced its business model to accommodate the expected health issues of baby boomers soon on the verge
of retirement. These changes include the creation of an HL7 interface to exchange information with compliant EMR (Electronic Medical Record) systems t...
Transatlantic Regulatory Integration of Drug Approval Process Vital for the Global Pharmaceutical Industry, Notes Frost & Sullivan
...& Drug Administration (FDA) in the Unites States."
Several companies are venturing into manufacturing biosimilars, since biologics are on the verge
of patent expiry. This has led to the formation of new regulatory pathways for biosimilar approvals in the EU. The EU has pioneered the creation of a ...
First-Time National Poll Confirms Neuropathy Hits Millions in Their Prime
...ng some for which there is no known cause and, consequently, no known treatment. Right now, we see great hope in our research community: we are on the verge
of real progress in many areas. However, neither funding nor public attention is being directed towards getting these researchers across the finish l...
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Anorectal Function Testing
Features:... Reports pressures from radial sensor arrays in a table showing radial pressures (antral, distal, left, right, etc) at various distances from the anal verge
in a pressure profile of the anal canal ...
Verge in Medical Dictionary
...nd out what you can do about antibiotic resistance at on another PBS page. ... The growing problem of antibiotic resistance : are we on the verge
of a medical disaster? ... in the PBPs and the development of antibiotic resistance .5 ... ... caused by bacteria that rapidly develop resis...
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Arctic ice on the verge of another all-time low
Following last summer's record minimum ice cover in the Arctic, current observations from ESA's Envisat satellite suggest that the extent of polar sea-ice may again shrink to a level very close to that of last year.
Envisat observations from mid-August depict that a new record of low sea-ice co...
Environmental cues control reproductive timing and longevity, University of Minnesota study shows
...curred, when each offspring will make a bigger contribution to the gene pool. Conversely, if bad times turn to good times and the population is on the verge
of a boom, reproducing sooner rather than later will help their genes thrive.
"If the population is decreasing, future kids make a bigger splash in...
Van Andel Research Institute and TGen undertake alliance to promote science and health
...n to identify "biomarkers" that can help predict and diagnose diseases, and lead to the development of safer, more effective drugs.
"VARI is on the verge
of expanding its already strong basic research programs and implementing further translational research,'' said Dr. Daniel Von Hoff, TGen's Physician-...
Adult stem cell breakthrough
...d tissue engineering to radically improve their ability to treat patients with serious diseases. We believe this success has proved that we are on the verge
of a new age in surgical care".
Anthony Hollander, Arthritis Research Campaign Professor of Rheumatology and Tissue Engineering at the University ...
European researchers harness unique properties of boron to develop new drugs and diagnostics
... Researchers are on the verge
of unleashing the power of the element boron in a new generation of drugs and therapies, as decades of research begins to bear fruit. Boron has to dat...
New studies predict record land grab as demand soars for new sources of food, energy and wood fiber
...hat the booming growth in demand for food and fuel is rapidly eating up vast forestlands in the Amazon and Southeast Asia.
"Arguably, we are on the verge
of a last great global land grab," said Andy White, Coordinator of RRI and co-author of Seeing People through the Trees, a comprehensive synthesis of ...
New electrostatic-based DNA microarray technique could revolutionize medical diagnostics
...dream of personalized medicine in which diagnostics, risk predictions and treatment decisions are based on a patient's genetic profile may be on the verge
of being expanded beyond the wealthiest of nations with state-of-the-art clinics. A team of researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence ...
Britain's last Neanderthals were more sophisticated than we thought
... light on the life of northern Europe's last Neanderthals. It provides a snapshot of a thriving, developing population rather than communities on the verge
"The tools we've found at the site are technologically advanced and potentially older than tools in Britain belonging to our own spe...
Academy establishes Asia Center to protect the environment
...o monitor the highly polluted Lake Tai, Chinas third largest lake, which serves as a drinking water and food source for 6 million people and is on the verge
of serious ecosystem damage. Rapid economic development in China and other parts of Asia has led to rampant exploitation of natural resources. This de...
Birth of an enzyme
... the new enzymes could not compare to that of naturally-occurring enzymes that have evolved over millions of years. This is where 'mankind' was on the verge
of losing the competition to nature, until Prof. Dan Tawfik and research student Olga Khersonsky of the Weizmann Institutes Biological Chemistry Depar...
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SuperArray Bioscience Changes Name to SABiosciences and Moves Into New Larger Facility on Verge of Tenth Anniversary
FREDERICK, Md., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SuperArray
Bioscience Corporation announced today it has changed its name to
SABiosciences Corporation and moved to a brand new facility three times
larger than the previous location. The changes reflect both its phenomenal
growth over the las...
CEL-SCI Corporation Releases Letter to Shareholders
...development of the therapeutic and preventative vaccine approaches that our scientists have pioneered. With the world health community perhaps on the verge
of losing its third of four flu drug weapons against swine flu - Tamiflu - potentially leaving only Relenza (zanamivir) as the sole option for treatme...
Humanitarian Offers $75 Million for Single Dose Sterilization of Cats and Dogs
...duct that will ultimately prevent
death and suffering for millions of cats and dogs worldwide."
According to the ACC&D, researchers have been on the verge
discovering pet contraceptives and non-surgical sterilants for years, but a
lack of funding has kept these ideas stalled in the early stages of
Stoppert Named as President and CEO at Breakthrough Renewable Technology Firm Segetis, Inc
...om discovery to commercialization," added Olga Selifonova, co-founder of Segetis and Vice President of Corporate Development. "We are on the verge
of producing breakthrough products that deliver the cost and performance required to compete with fossil-fuel–based materials."
Repair Stem Cell Institute Announces Science Advisory Board
...h RSC for heart disease, Type-2
diabetes and emphysema; both in his clinic in Argentina and in clinics in
other Latin American countries. He is on the verge
of another discovery for
the most difficult to treat common disease of all, diabetes Type-1.
Professor Shimon Slavin, M.D., an expert bone marrow tr...
MIGENIX Corporate Update and Requisition of Special Meeting
...liar to all in the biotech space, drug development is
a long, risky process with many setbacks. We have been navigating that
course and are now on the verge
of some of the results of our strategy.
Importantly, we are very close to a pivotal milestone for our latest-stage
product candidate - Omigard(TM), wi...
Dawson James Securities Initiates Research Coverage on CryoCor, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRYO) with a Strong Buy Rating and $6.00 Target Price
...utter, and the strong
prospect of an approval for treating the much larger indication of atrial
fibrillation in 2008, we believe the company is on the verge
revenue generation." A copy of the report may be obtained by contacting Dawson James
Securities at 561-391-5555. About Dawson James Se...
Connecting Investment Capital with Entrepreneurs: Investors to lay out what theyre looking for in startup companies
... at the same time, while a lot of money is just parked right now, its just looking for the chance to get back on the freeway. I think we may be on the verge
of doing that here in Wisconsin.
Announcement of the conference Wednesday by Wisconsin Commerce Secretary Cory Nettles comes on the heels of the St...
Traveling the I-Q Corridor: Upper Midwest technology future is bright
...sconsin and the Marshfield Clinic are all taking an interdisciplinary approach to research and company spinoffs.
The Twin Cities may also be on the verge
of burying a very old hatchet the rivalry between St. Paul and Minneapolis to build a biotech incubator on land that straddles the line between both...
Wisconsin's biotech industry recognized by national publication
...g Wisconsin to the biotechnology forefront, according to James Leonhart, vice president of the Wisconsin Biotechnology Association .
We are on the verge
of a biotechnology explosion in Wisconsin. More investors are recognizing that the great discoveries that are emanating from our university system and...
Verge in Biological Dictionary
...ind out what you can do about antibiotic resistance at on another PBS page. ... The growing problem of antibiotic resistance : are we on the verge
of a medical disaster? ... in the PBPs and the development of antibiotic resistance .5 ... Antibiotic resistance is the ability of a bacteri...