Health News Archive - November 14, 2011

Findings from preclinical studies in a skin cancer model showed that next-generation BRAF inhibitors used alone, or first-generation BRAF inhibitors used in combination with an epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitor, may have the potential to prevent drug-induced skin lesions in BRAF mutation-positive patients treated for melanoma.

White heart transplant patients under the age of 18 are more than twice as likely to be alive a decade after surgery as their African-American counterparts.

A recent study led by researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) shows an increased risk of stroke and mortality among patients diagnosed with severe sepsis and new-onset atrial fibrillation (AF) during hospitalization.

Material ConneXion, Inc., the leading global materials consultancy with the largest library of innovative materials in the world, has announced the appointment of Tiffany Vasilchik to the position

World Book promotes fun while teaching important science concepts Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 14, 2011 World Book’s

LLNL, LANL and Sandia initiate 2PetaFlop/s Xtreme-Xâ„¢ Supercomputer deployment based on the Intel® Xeon® processor E5 Family Seattle, CA (PRWEB) November

Fueled by returns of 14% in August while most markets had their worst month of the year, EquityStar is up over 18% year to date despite this year’s market volatility.

Professional Murad Skin Technicians will be on- site giving away free skin analysis and Murad samples. Verona, NJ (PRWEB) November 14, 2011 On Friday

South Bay Healing Center, non-profit medical cannabis collective in San Jose, announces their support of the San Jose Medical Marijuana Ordinance Reform. San