Zweifel column: Big Pharma's greed puts cancer cure out of reach

Zweifel column: Big Pharma's greed puts cancer cure out of reach

Big Pharma continues to be the poster child for why so many people don’t trust corporate America. It’s the epitome of putting greed above all, even the sick and dying. Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, chair of the department of medical ethics and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania, recently pointed out in the Wall Street […]

New drug research shows promise in breast cancer study

New drug research shows promise in breast cancer study

FOR the first time, one of the new immunotherapy drugs has shown promise against breast cancer in a large study that combined it with chemotherapy to treat an aggressive form of the disease. But the benefit for most women was small, raising questions about whether the treatment is worth its high cost and side effects. […]

Alkaline Proteases Market Industry Infrastructure Growth And Development 2018 To 2026

Alkaline Proteases Market Industry Infrastructure Growth And Development 2018 To 2026

Coherent Market Insights released a new market study on 2018-2026 Alkaline Proteases Market with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures spread through Pages and easy to understand detailed analysis. At present, the market is developing its presence. The Research report presents a complete assessment of the Market and contains a future trend, […]

Incyte reports encouraging news on cancer drug licensed to Novartis

Incyte reports encouraging news on cancer drug licensed to Novartis

Incyte Corp. announced promising Phase 2 preliminary results of a clinical trial for a drug that aims to treat a rare type of mutation in lung cancer. Pharma giant Novartis sponsored the study. Results were announced at a conference in Europe. Incyte shares were up 2.5 percent on the news. Our expanding portfolio targets multiple […]

Probiotics and Antibiotics Join Forces to Eradicate Drug-Resistant Bacteria

Probiotics and Antibiotics Join Forces to Eradicate Drug-Resistant Bacteria

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) happens when micro-organisms such as bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites undergo a metamorphosis when they are exposed to antimicrobial drugs such as antibiotics, antifungals, antivirals, antimalarials, and anthelmintics. When micro-organisms have developed antimicrobial resistance they are referred to as superbugs.  Consequently, the medicines that once were effective in the treatment of infections […]

Southwest Retina opens research center to conduct clinical trials

Southwest Retina opens research center to conduct clinical trials

A new research center focused on ocular conditions in Durango will offer hope to patients suffering from otherwise incurable disorders. Southwest Retina Consultants added 800 square feet to its clinic in the Horse Gulch Health Campus on East Eighth Avenue for its new Southwest Retina Research Center. The first research trial will start at the […]

Novartis drug cut death risk by 35 percent in gene mutation breast cancer

Novartis drug cut death risk by 35 percent in gene mutation breast cancer

ZURICH (Reuters) – An experimental cancer drug that Novartis hopes will raise the profile of its oncology portfolio cut the risk of death or disease progression by more than a third in breast cancer patients with a hard-to-target gene mutation. FILE PHOTO: Swiss drugmaker Novartis’ logo is seen at the company’s plant in the northern […]

TWi Biotechnology, Inc. Announced the initiation of Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Clinical Trial of AC-203 for Treatment of …

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — TWi Biotechnology, Inc. (6610 TTO), a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing novel inhibitors of inflammasomes, today announced that it has enrolled the first patient in a phase 2 trial of AC-203 for the treatment of inherited Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB). This study is designed to be a […]