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Arena And VIVUS: A Case Study In Small-Cap Pharma

Arena And VIVUS: A Case Study In Small-Cap Pharma By contrast, VIVUS got the bulk of its revenue from licensing STENDRA, a new erectile dysfunction drug. Going from a research company with a few promising ideas to a profitable drug-maker is clearly much more difficult than advertised, if such high … Full News here – […]

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New cancer research study launches in San Antonio

New cancer research study launches in San Antonio SAN ANTONIO — Over-the-counter pain relievers like aspirin might reduce the recurrence of breast cancer. A critical study is just being launched in San Antonio at the UT Health Science Center to find out more. Right now, the UT Health Science Center … Full News here – […]

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Study: Biking Tied To Prostate Cancer

Study: Biking Tied To Prostate Cancer About 8 percent reported having erectile dysfunction, 1 percent had an infertility diagnosis and 1 percent had prostate cancer. (The rate was 2 percent among men 50 and older). The more hours a week a man spent cycling, the more likely he was to have … Full News here – […]

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Daily aspirin reduces cancer risk, according to study

Daily aspirin reduces cancer risk, according to study The research shows that long-term use of aspirin significantly reduces the risk of developing major cancers, mostly affecting the digestive tract, and dying from them. If everyone in the UK aged 50 to 64 took aspirin for 10 years an estimated 130,357 … Full News here – […]

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Mouse Study Finds Prenatal Stress Increases Asthma Risk in Child

Mouse Study Finds Prenatal Stress Increases Asthma Risk in Child Now, a new study finds that prenatal stress may also be linked to the development of asthma. Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health found that stress among pregnant mice — even a single bout — led to an increased risk of allergy-induced … Full […]

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Artesunate drug can be used to control asthma, finds NUS study

Artesunate drug can be used to control asthma, finds NUS study Asthmatic patients may soon have a more effective way to control the condition, thanks to a new pharmacological discovery by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS). The team, led by Associate Professor Fred Wong from the Department … Full News here – Read […]

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Hawaii's high rate of diabetes spurs 16-year study

Hawaii's high rate of diabetes spurs 16-year study “We decided early on that there are many different interventions that could prevent diabetes,” said school professor Dr. Richard Arakaki, “and certainly lifestyle, where we have people increase their physical activity and decrease their weight, is … Full News here – Read more on KHON2

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Aspirin and calcium could help avert pre-eclampsia, study says

Aspirin and calcium could help avert pre-eclampsia, study says Fionnuala Mone, clinical fellow at University College Dublin's school of medicine and medical science, who co-authored the review, said: “Use of low-dose aspirin and calcium supplementation in at-risk populations can reduce the risk of developing … Full News here – Read more on Yorkshire Post

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New Study Finds Diabetes Risk Rises With Statin Adherence

New Study Finds Diabetes Risk Rises With Statin Adherence The risk of new-onset type 2 diabetes rises with adherence to statin therapy, providing further confirmation of the previously reported link. However, the benefits of statins still "clearly" outweigh the risks, according to a large new population-based … Full News here – Read more on Medscape

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New study underway to reduce risk of kidney cancer

New study underway to reduce risk of kidney cancer LOST LOVED ONES TO THE DISEASE. OTHERS ARE IN RECOVERY THEMSELVES. AND EVERY YEAR IN THE U.S. THERE ARE ABOUT 63,000 NEW CASES OF KIDNEY CANCER, AND ONE IN FOUR OF THOSE PATIENTS WILL SEE THE DISEASE … Full News here – Read more on Local 10

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GWU, Peking University Collaborate on NGS-based Study of Aspirin-Insensitive

GWU, Peking University Collaborate on NGS-based Study of Aspirin-Insensitive … In this archived webinar, recorded Feb. 19, 2014, two speakers outline applications of Rubicon Genomics' PicoPLEX DNA-seq single cell library preparation kit. Jeramiah Smith, assistant professor of biology at the University of Kentucky, discusses the … Full News here – Read more on GenomeWeb

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Study: Low-Dose Aspirin May Reduce Risk Of Some Cancers

Study: Low-Dose Aspirin May Reduce Risk Of Some Cancers And those at extra risk for colon, esophageal, or pancreatic cancer – either because of a previous bout, family history or smoking habit – may want to talk to their doctor about whether a baby aspirin a day makes sense for them, said Dr. Andrew Chan, … […]

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Study: Higher Survival Rates for Women Could Lead to New Treatment Options

Study: Higher Survival Rates for Women Could Lead to New Treatment Options The study included 14,228 pathologically confirmed American mesothelioma cases in the national Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) data base, ranging from 1973 to 2009. About 22 percent of the cases involved women patients. Despite … Full News here – Read more on Asbestos.com

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Viagra linked with skin cancer, study finds

Viagra linked with skin cancer, study finds After adjusting for multiple confounding factors such as mole counts, smoking and severe sunburns, the researchers found that men who had used sildenafil (Viagra) “recently” (in the three months before the questionnaire) had a significantly higher risk … Full News here – Read more on New Zealand Doctor […]

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Mesothelioma Study Identifies Four Biomarkers That May Help Speed Up

Mesothelioma Study Identifies Four Biomarkers That May Help Speed Up … Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – The results of a new study published in the Journal of Molecular Diagnostics may assist physicians in accurately identifying malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM), rather than non-cancerous pleural tissue with reactive … Full News here – Read more on Mesothelioma.com

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