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Taxanes are a family of compounds that includes one of the most important cancer drugs ever discovered, Taxol®, among other cancer treatments.
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.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).