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Sciele Pharma, Inc., a Shionogi Company, today announced the availability
of Ulesfia (Benzyl Alcohol Lotion 5%), the first and only prescription
medication that kills head
lice by asphyxiation without potential neurotoxic
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Virus May Affect Survival in Head and Neck Cancer
Human papillomavirus infection linked to better prognosis, research suggests
THURSDAY, July 30 (HealthDay News) -- Infection with the human papillomavirus (HPV) may improve survival in patients with head
and neck cancer, U.S. researchers report.
They said the finding may explain why...
HPV Infection May Be Linked to Poor Head and Neck Cancer Survival Rates in African Americans
American Association for Cancer Research Hosts Press Conference on New Study
Philadelphia, PA (Vocus) July 29, 2009 -- A groundbreaking study in Cancer Prevention Research , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, suggests that having the human papil...
HPV infection may be linked to poor head and neck cancer survival rates in African-Americans
PHILADELPHIA A groundbreaking study in Cancer Prevention Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, suggests that having the human papillomavirus (HPV) improves survival in squamous cell carcinoma of the head
and neck. Furthermore, African Americans had far less HPV in...
Low prevalence of HPV infection may be tied to poor prognosis for blacks with head and neck cancer
Researchers at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer have found that head
and neck cancer patients who test positive for the human papillomavirus (HPV) have much better survival rates than patients who don't have the virus, according to a new study in the journal Cancer...
Council for American Medical Innovation Applauds Appointment of Geneticist Francis Collins to Head National Institutes of Health
WASHINGTON, July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for American Medical Innovation today applauded President Obama's appointment of renowned geneticist Dr. Francis Collins to head
the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
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Induction Chemotherapy Followed by ChemoRadiotherapy Increased Time-to-Treatment Failure Compared to ChemoRadiotherapy Alone in Patients With Unresectable Locally Advanced Head & Neck Cancer
- Phase 3 study has demonstrated that Induction Chemotherapy prior to ChemoRadiotherapy significantly increased time-to-treatment failure in comparison to standard ChemoRadiotherapy alone -
MADRID, May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Spanish Head
and Neck Cancer Cooperative Group (TTCC) announced toda...
BioVex to Report Phase I/II Clinical Trial Results for the Front Line Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer With OncoVEX GM-CSF at the 2009 American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting
WOBURN, Mass., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- BioVex Inc, a company developing next generation biologics for the treatment and prevention of cancer and infectious disease, announced today that the results from a Phase I/II combination study in previously untreated patients with head
and neck cancer will...
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Prof Terje Pedersen, SEAS Study Principal Investigator & Head of Steering Committee/
In the news release, "Update on the SEAS Study" issued on 21 Jul 2008
07:00 GMT, by Prof Terje Pedersen,SEAS Study Principal Investigator & Head
of Steering Committee over PR Newswire, we are advised by a representative
of the organisation that the following information has been added to the
Genmab Initiates Study of Zalutumumab With Radiotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer
Summary: Genmab Initiates a Phase I/II Study of Zalutumumab in Combination
With Radiotherapy for the Treatment of Advanced Head
and Neck Cancer.
COPENHAGEN, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genmab A/S (OMX: GEN)
announced today it has initiated a Phase I/II study of zalutumumab
CB1400, Patented by Canopus BioPharma, Enters Phase II Clinical Trials for the Prevention of Mucositis in Patients With Cancer of the Head and Neck
LOS ANGELES, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Canopus BioPharma, Inc.
(OTC: CBIA), is pleased to announce that the South African Medicines
Control Council has granted approval for a Phase II study in 30 cancer
patients evaluating the protective effect of CB1400 on the
gastrointestional tract ...
Studies Showing Significant Survival Improvement with Taxotere(R)-based Regimens in the Induction Treatment of Patients with Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer are Published in the Same Issue of the New England Journal of Medicine
Results of Two Major Clinical Studies TAX 323 and TAX 324 Published
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis
announced today that results of two clinical studies demonstrating that
Taxotere(R) (docetaxel) Injection Concentrate, when added to cisplatin and
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Martin Hensen, head of e-strategies, UCB Germany: Making e-marketing more than just an add-on
London, August 3, 2009 / b3c newswire / - With the vast majority of our marketing efforts focused squarely on the sales force, e-marketing is still an add on, says Martin Hensen, head
of e-strategies, UCB Germany. But successful e-CRM strategies are the basic starting point for all e-activities, h...
'Father of green chemistry' Paul Anastas to head EPA research
New Haven, Conn. President Obama has nominated Paul Anastas, Yale's Teresa and H. John Heinz III Professor in the Practice of Chemistry for the Environment, to lead the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Office of Research and Development.
Anastas is currently director of the Cente...
Mothers give interloper's offspring a head start in life
A new study has revealed that mother birds can provide an early advantage to the chicks that they have sired with their non-social partner (known as extra-pair offspring).
It has long been known that female birds commonly mate with males other than their social partner, producing broods of mix...
Researchers identify genetic markers for aggressive head and neck cancer
March 18, 2009 (BRONX, NY) Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have identified genetic markers that signal poor outcomes for patients with head
and neck cancer. These findings could one day lead to a genetic test that could help select or predict successful tr...
USC researchers head global effort to study genetic risks that contribute to psychiatric diseases
A multi-institution team of investigators led by researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) has received $19 million in funding from the National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) for a groundbreaking effort to collect genetic information on tens of ...
Oral rinses used for tracking HPV-positive head and neck cancers holds promise for cancer screening
PHILADELPHIA A study published in the journal Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, validates a non-invasive screening method with future potential for detection of human papillomavirus (HPV)-positive head
and neck cancers.
In the study, resear...
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MuGard Data From UK Study Shows Prevention of Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
DALLAS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AC C E S S PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) , announced today that its European partner, SpePharm , is collecting data from a post approval study of MuGard in head
and neck cancer patients undergoing...
Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Completes Patient Enrolment in U.K. Combination REOLYSIN(R) and Paclitaxel/Carboplatin Head and Neck Cancer Trial
CALGARY, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX: ONC, NASDAQ: ONCY ) announced today that patient enrolment has been completed in the Phase II component of a Phase I/II U.K. trial of REOLYSIN combined with paclitaxel/carboplatin for patients with advanced cancers. The princ...
BioStorage Technologies, Inc., Appoints Jeff Goddard to Global Head of Sales
INDIANAPOLIS, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- BioStorage Technologies, Inc. (BST), a worldwide provider of long- and short-term storage of biomaterials, sample management and cold chain logistics, announces the appointment of Jeff Goddard to global head
Goddard joins BST with nearly 15 year...
NIMOTUZUMAB DEMONSTRATES EFFICACY IN RANDOMIZED HEAD & NECK CANCER STUDY WITHOUT THE TOXICITIES ASSOCIATED WITH OTHER EGFR DRUGS
- Results from a randomized Phase IIb trial reported at 2009 ASCO Annual
MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - YM BioSciences Inc. (NYSE Amex: YMI , TSX:YM, AIM:YMBA), a life sciences product development company that identifies and advances a diverse portfolio ...
Professor Hanna Nohynek Joins Encorium as Head Consultant of its Clinical Vaccine Research Team
WAYNE, Pa., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Encorium Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENCO ), a full-service multinational contract research organization (CRO) that provides design, development, and management capabilities for clinical trials and patient registries to many of the world's leading pharmaceu...
Nfocus Neuromedical Appoints Robert O'Holla to Head Regulatory
Accomplished regulatory executive enhances Nfocus device development team.
PALO ALTO, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Endovascular device start-up Nfocus Neuromedical Inc. announced today the appointment of accomplished regulatory executive Robert O'Holla to its leadership team in the role...
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... bone marking the fusion of epiphyses to the diaphysis (adults only)
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