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A Soviet-era pill from Bulgaria, used for smoking-cessation, may be the cheapest and most effective method to help cigarette smokers quit their unhealthy habit.
Colchicine, when given in addition to conventional therapy, was more effective than placebo in reducing the incidence of recurrence and the persistence of symptoms of pericarditis in a randomised controlled trial.
Premiere Oncology today announced that it is participating in a Phase 2b/3 clinical trial of ganetespib, a novel, potent anti-cancer drug in combination with docetaxel, an approved chemotherapy
Scientists at Yale University have developed the first practical method to create a compound called huperzine A in the lab.
New research in the FASEB Journal suggests that nicotine protects dopamine neurons in the brain, by activating the alpha-7 nicotinic receptor.
Removing a protein from cells located in the brain's reward center blocks the anxiety-reducing and rewarding effects of nicotine.
Study uncovers several compounds that inhibit cancer cell invasion, but also reveals that cancer drug paclitaxel does the oppositeâ€”it promotes cancer metastasis.
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