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4297 Articles Matching "gene"

FDA gives Lupin’s generic Eliquis tentative approval

Dec 12, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The FDA has given tentative clearance for Lupin's generic Eliquis, which had a market value of about $6.4 billion. Read More...
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Two Compounds In Coffee May Team Up To Fight Parkinson's

Dec 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The discovery, recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, suggests these two compounds combined may become a therapeutic option to slow brain degeneration. Lead author M. Maral Mouradian, director of the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Institute for Neur......
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Hidden Dangers in Dust

Dec 12, 2018 , WebMD
Researchers who analyzed dust samples found that in those with higher concentrations of triclosan, bacteria were more likely to have genetic changes indicating antibiotic...
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Lupin introduces generic Rapaflo

Dec 12, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Lupin rolls out generic Rapaflo, which had a market value of about $198.5 million. Read More...
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Women Who Have Children More At Risk For Breast Cancer For 23 Years, But Then It Flips And Becomes Protective

Dec 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Experts say that women should not worry overall, though, and that the risk is small. Meanwhile, a study found that the current guidelines for genetic testing of breast cancer patients is out of...
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Number Of Cases Of Mysterious Polio-Like Illness In Children Climbs To Record High, Well Above Previous Years

Dec 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
What's more, CDC officials say many children have lasting paralysis, and close to half the kids diagnosed with it this year were admitted to hospital intensive care units. In other public health news: CRISPR and gene editing ethics; screen time for kids; telemedicine; suicide; and...
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Buzzy Startup 10x Genomics Buys Spatial Transcriptomics In Bet On Genetic Tools

Dec 11, 2018 , Forbes
10x Genomics, a buzzy, closely held genetics startup based in Pleasanton, Calif., is purchasing Stockholm-based Spatial Transcriptomics for an undisclosed sum in a bid to add another type of genetic imaging tool to its fast-growing line of...
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Sun Pharma gets FDA green light for generic Ganirelix

Dec 11, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Food and Drug Administration has cleared Sun Pharma's generic Ganirelix, which had a market value of about $67 million, according to IQVIA data. Read More...
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This Company’s Souped Up Hospital Bed Includes Sensors To Monitor Patients’ Vitals

Dec 11, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The latest-generation bed's sensors could also detect movement that would alert providers if the patient was falling out. The transformation of a low-tech medical staple reflects how much the hospital is undergoing a digital...
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Doctors Who Treat Gunshot Victims Tell NRA Why Gun Safety Is Their ‘Highway’

Dec 11, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
After the NRA said "anti-gun" physicians should stay in their lane, a growing number of doctors join the social media campaign with the hashtag "#ThisIsOurLane," gaining support from the U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams. Other gun violence news looks at a lack of CDC gun studies, a faulty high school active shooter drill and disturbing writings from the Sandy Hook...
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Johns Hopkins Team Identifies Promising Diagnostic Tool For Alzheimer's Disease

Dec 11, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine have identified in live human brains new radioactive “tracer” molecules that bind to and “light up” tau tangles, a protein associated with a number of neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias. Two studies will be publi......
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Breast cancer testing guidelines out of date, missing genetic screening

Dec 11, 2018 , CNN Health
The current guidelines for genetic testing of breast cancer patients limit the number of women who can get tested. Because of these restrictions, these tests miss as many patients with hereditary cancers as they find, according to a study published Monday in the Journal of Clinical Oncology....
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Breakthrough In Blood Vessel Engineering

Dec 08, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
When someone has a deadly disease or sustains a life-threatening injury, a transplant or graft of new tissue may be the best — or only — treatment option. Transplanted organs, skin grafts and other parts need blood vessels to bring oxygen-rich blood their way, but for tissue engineers and regenera......
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Drugmaker to sell cheaper generic rival to EpiPen injectors

Dec 08, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Generic-drug maker Sandoz will start selling an alternative to the EpiPen in the U.S. early next year. Brand-name EpiPen, which dominates the market, has been in short supply since spring because of production...
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9 tips for promoting your gated content

Dec 07, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Your juicier content can help generate leads, but that means making it less accessible. Here’s how to funnel interested readers to that content...
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Gene Therapy for Sickle Cell Takes Another Step Forward

Dec 07, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Gene Therapy for Sickle Cell Takes Another Step ForwardCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/4/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/5/2018 12:00:00...
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Mallinckrodt to spin off generics business, but to keep options open

Dec 07, 2018 , Reuters
Mallinckrodt Plc plans to spin off its specialty generics business to shareholders by the second half of 2019, but said it was still open to a sale of the unit....
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Sharing genetic information is key to finding medical solutions

Dec 07, 2018 , Mobile Health News
While data privacy is a priority, Pirkko Kortekangas, Chief Development Officer at UNA Plan in Finland, says that sharing genetic information is vital when searching for medical solutions....
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Mallinckrodt to spin specialty generics business off to shareholders

Dec 07, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The move would create two independent, publicly traded companies — one of which offers branded specialty products, the other offering niche specialty generics and active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturing. Read More...
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Bayer halts vilaprisan drug trials due to toxicology data

Dec 06, 2018 , Reuters
Bayer said it halted trials testing its experimental uterine fibroids treatment vilaprisan, which it previously expected to generate peak annual sales of more than 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion), citing the risk of side effects....
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