Medication

First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 10 reports

Wockhardt’s infective drugs receive QIDP status from US FDA

WCK 771 is an intravenous (IV) drug while WCK 2349 is a solid oral tabletWockhardt's New Drug Discovery programme in anti-infective research received a major boost after two of its drugs, WCK 771 and WCK 2349, received the coveted Qualified Infectious ... [Published Express Pharma - 17 mins ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 3 reports

BRIEF-Novartis rises 2 pct after impressive heart failure drug data

8:02am BSTSept 1 (Reuters) - Novartis AG : * Shares in Novartis rise 2 percent after impresses with heart failure drugdata ... [Published Reuters UK - 26 mins ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 47 mins ago - 4 reports

Obese youngsters are at nearly six fold risk of hypertension

A new research has suggested that obese youngsters have a nearly six fold risk of hypertension.The study conducted from PEP (Prevention Education Program) Family Heart Study presented at ESC Congress showed that compared with normal weight children and ... [Published Business Standard India - 47 mins ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 6 reports

Cholesterol Drug Halves Heart Attack and Stroke in Early Test

BARCELONA — An experimental cholesterol[1]-lowering drug from Sanofi[2] and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals[3] cut roughly in half the number of heart attacks and strokes in a clinical trial, researchers reported on Sunday.The result is not conclusive, because ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 7 reports

Drinking tea reduces non-CV mortality by 24 percent -- ScienceDaily

Drinking tea reduces non-cardiovascular mortality by 24%, reveals a study in 13,000 people presented at ESC Congress by Professor Nicolas Danchin from France.Professor Danchin said: "If you have to choose between tea or coffee it's probably better to ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Mortality, Coffee, France
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 8 reports

New way to diagnose malaria by detecting parasite's waste in infected blood cells -- ScienceDaily

Over the past several decades, malaria diagnosis has changed very little. After taking a blood sample from a patient, a technician smears the blood across a glass slide, stains it with a special dye, and looks under a microscope for the Plasmodium parasite, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 8 reports

New heart drug PARADIGM-HF offering promising results>

A new drug is offering promising results for people who suffer from congestive heart failure.Doctors say PARADIGM-HF is a combination of two drugs that help the body's blood vessels and the heart function better.During trials the drug reduced the risk ... [Published WLS Chicago - 6 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 7 reports

Child cancer deaths are down by a fifth in the past decade thanks to better treatment

The number of children dying from cancer has dropped by 22 per cent in the last ten years, according to new figures.Ten years ago around 330 children in the UK died from cancer each year, but thanks to better treatments this has now dropped to around ... [Published Mail Online UK - 6 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 12 reports

Ashya King family say they fled to try and get proton beam therapy the sick child

Southampton hospital says it offered Ashya King family support in trying to obtain treatment overseas Proton beam therapy is seen as a preferred treatment by cancer victims because it specific targets the affected cells rather than a blanket X-ray me ... [Published Telegraph - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 17 reports

Game-changing heart failure prevention drug to hit US market in 2015

Today - 13:45 GMTBy Agence France-PresseSunday, August 31, 2014 9:01 EDTAn experimental drug from Swiss pharma giant Novartis (Xetra: 904278 – news) reduced deaths from chronic heart failure by 20 percent compared with an existing treatment, according ... [Published Gold Industry Today - 11 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 55 reports

New drug effective in treating heart failure

New York, Aug 31 (PTI) An experimental drug has reduced deaths from chronic heart failure by 20 per cent compared with an existing treatment, a new study has claimed.The drug, being developed by the Swiss pharma giant Novartis, could reach the patients ... [Published Press Trust of India - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 47 reports

Ebola: Killing Thousands

Written by Dr Harold GunatillakeFor Pahana Newsletter, MelbourneWhat is Ebola? Ebola is a virus with a high fatality rate, and was identified in Africa for the first time in 1978. It is a haemorrhagic (Bleeding) disease accompanied with fever. Kristina ... [Published Sri Lanka Sunday Leader - Aug 30 2014]
Entities: Ebola, Virus, Infectious

Quotes

"This remodeling process of the cell proteome by autophagy is an important immune-suppressive survival mechanism for Ras-driven cancers, and inhibiting autophagy can provide a means to target these aggressive cancers" notes White, who is also a distinguished professor of molecular biology and biochemistry at Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences
"The project is thus taking a novel approach to improving human health, focusing not on health care interventions but on better management of the agricultural ecosystem" says the study
The challenges facing agriculture such as underinvestment and how to increase productivity are not new, says Houghton. "They are old concerns but we need new strategies to deal with these challenges."

More Content

All (68650) | News (54694) | Reports (2) | Blogs (13431) | Audio/Video (58) | Fact Sheets (80) | Press Releases (223)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Ministry confirms 19 new cases of dengue fever ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 4 mins ago]
Regulatory Content Management Analyst (Graduate... [Published PharmaDiversity - 6 mins ago]
Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Market Global... [Published MyNewsDesk - 8 mins ago]
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Market Globa... [Published MyNewsDesk - 8 mins ago]
Benchmark partnership with HypoPet [Published Stock Market Wire - 11 mins ago]
3D Vitamin D [Published Common Ground - 12 mins ago]
Research reveals mechanism behind cell protein ... [Published Science Daily - 12 mins ago]
A multi-institutional study of the prevalence o... [Published BMC - 13 mins ago]
Wockhardt’s infective drugs receive QIDP status... [Published Express Pharma - 17 mins ago]
Wockhardt gains as USFDA grants QIDP status to ... [Published Business Standard India - 19 mins ago]
Kenyan kids take part in trial to trap malaria ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - 24 mins ago]
Like Polio, Ebola Was A Neglected Disease Once [Published The Star (Kenya) - 24 mins ago]
Experts to tackle maize disease [Published The Star (Kenya) - 24 mins ago]
First Lady urges Homa Bay to fight HIV-Aids [Published The Star (Kenya) - 24 mins ago]
BRIEF-Novartis rises 2 pct after impressive hea... [Published Reuters UK - 26 mins ago]
University of Arizona testing experimental Alzh... [Published Arizona Daily Star - 29 mins ago]
Have Antidepressants Lived Up to Their Promise? [Published AlterNet.org - 29 mins ago]
Astra heart pill safe to use in ambulance but n... [Published Reuters - 35 mins ago]
Adult Vaccines Recommended By County Health Dep... [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - 36 mins ago]
Bionic pancreas: A new dawn for diabetics? [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 40 mins ago]
Dengue outbreak affects at least 22 in Japan [Published Al Ahram - 42 mins ago]
Iran official: Drug prevention should start in ... [Published Islamic Republic News Agency - 44 mins ago]
Obese youngsters are at nearly six fold risk of... [Published Business Standard India - 47 mins ago]
Kenya: Ecohealth Best Way to Stop Malaria in Ke... [Published AllAfrica.com - 48 mins ago]
Africa: 'Not a Conference, a Conversation' [Published AllAfrica.com - 56 mins ago]
Improper prescription killed elderly man [Published Newstalk ZB - 58 mins ago]
Neurodegenerative Disease: An Occupational Dise... [Published Diabetes Care - 59 mins ago]
7 Underrated Medicinal Plants [Published Mercola - 1 hour ago]
Should S'pore ban cosmetic treatments for youth? [Published Asiaone - 1 hour ago]
Nutritional diet can help prevent, curb type 2 ... [Published Yahoo! India - 1 hour ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Drug Patent Expirations in September 2014 [Published Biotech Blog - 2 hours ago]
Copyright © thinkBiotech Drug Patent Expirations for September 2014TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent NumberPatent Expiration COMBIVENT RESPIMAT Boehringer Ingelheim albuterol sulfate; ipratropium bromide 5,662,271 Sep 2, 2014 BONIVA Roche ibandronate ...
New indication for VIMPAT® (lacosamide): UCB's ... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - 2 hours ago]
BRUSSELS, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 0700 (CEST) – regulated information -- UCB announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for VIMPAT® (lacosamide) C-V as monotherapy in ...
WHO: Ugandan team brings Ebola experience to Li... [Published H5N1 - 2 hours ago]
Via WHO's Regional Office for Africa: Ugandan team brings Ebola experience to Liberia. Excerpt:A team of Ugandan doctors and health workers are deployed by WHO to provide medical support for an Ebola treatment centre in Monrovia, Liberia. This team comes ...
Pakistan: Sindh puts off polio drive as Islamab... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 3 hours ago]
Source: DAWN Group of NewspapersCountry: Pakistan By Hasan Mansoor KARACHI: A three-day polio vaccination campaign scheduled to begin on September 1 has been put off by the provincial authorities after the federal health ministry refused to send oral ...
Novartis reports positive results for LCZ696 dr... [Published PBR - News - 3 hours ago]
Swiss drugmaker Novartis has revealed positive results from its Phase III PARADIGM-HF trial of its LCZ696 drug in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HF-REF). ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Audio/Video

sort by: Date | Relevance
Woman who drank restaurant's tainted tea hopes ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 30 2014]
Ebola outbreak could infect 20,000 people: WHO [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 29 2014]
Who could be burnt by WHO's e-cigs move? [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 28 2014]
'No smoking' should include the e-cigarette, WH... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 26 2014]
'No smoking' should include the e-cigarette, WH... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 26 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Acquisitions, Appointment, and Vaccine Recommen... [Published Financial Services - Aug 28 2014]
Fighting diabetes one kick at a time [Published Financial Services - Aug 27 2014]
Study with Diamyd Medical’s diabetes vaccine aw... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 27 2014]
Anavex Selects The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 26 2014]
Bavarian Nordic Receives Order from the Canadia... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 26 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.