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2013-07-01 08:27:49

Payers are Most Receptive to Reimbursing Premium-Priced Novel Therapies that Offer Clinical Improvements in the Rate of Severe Exacerbations, According to a New Report from Decision Resources BURLINGTON, Mass., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that surveyed pulmonologists in the United States and Europe agree that a drug's effect on reducing the exacerbation rate is...

2013-07-01 04:20:47

OXFORD, England, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brings further international experience in the development and commercialisation of respiratory medicines Prosonix, an innovative speciality pharmaceutical company developing a portfolio of inhaled respiratory medicines by design, has appointed Frank Condella as Non-executive Director. Mr Condella has over 30 years of business experience, including senior leadership roles in both privately and publicly held companies...

2013-07-01 04:20:35

LONDON, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Verona Pharma plc (AIM: VRP), the drug development company focused on "first-in-class" medicines to treat respiratory diseases, announces that a paper entitled "The effect of the mixed phosphodiesterase 3/4 inhibitor RPL554 on human isolated bronchial smooth muscle tone" is now available on-line in the Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.[1] Importantly, the reported results highlight the potential opportunity to combine...

2013-06-28 13:14:00

Children with more genetic risks for asthma are not only more likely to develop the condition at a young age, but they are also more likely to continue to suffer with asthma into adulthood. The finding reported by Duke University researchers is one of the latest to come from a 40-year longitudinal study of New Zealanders. "We've been able to look at how newly discovered genetic risks relate to the life course of asthma at an unprecedented level of resolution," said Daniel Belsky, a...

2013-06-28 12:24:50

ZURICH, Switzerland, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cytos Biotechnology Ltd (SIX:CYTN) today announced that its shareholders have approved all resolutions at the Annual Shareholders' Meeting 2013. The Annual Shareholders' Meeting of Cytos Biotechnology Ltd took place at the company's headquarters in Schlieren (Zurich), Switzerland. It was attended by 38 shareholders. 12,584,907 shares or 56.15% of a total of 22,411,431 shares were represented. About Cytos...

2013-06-25 23:16:56

Study highlights health limitations for patients who have both conditions; Allsup focuses on awareness of long-term disability and SSDI benefits Belleville, Ill. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Anyone with one chronic lung disease such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or asthma knows these serious respiratory conditions can make every breath difficult. But the struggle for thousands of Americans who have both COPD and asthma appears to be significantly more severe, highlighting the...

2013-06-25 16:26:21

Recovery Is Possible WEST SIMSBURY, Conn., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Epidemic Answers, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization at www.epidemicanswers.org dedicated to educating the public about the epidemics of chronic illness and helping parents find healing solutions, is joining forces with Developmental Delay Resources (www.devdelay.org), the only educational resource for families dealing with developmental delays that integrates the full spectrum of treatments and...

2013-06-24 14:51:28

A new discovery about how cells move inside the body may provide scientists with crucial information about disease mechanisms such as the spread of cancer or the constriction of airways caused by asthma. Led by researchers at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), investigators found that epithelial cells—the type that form a barrier between the inside and the outside of the body, such as skin cells—move in a group, propelled by...

2013-06-20 12:31:25

MILAN, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergies have become a challenge to global health. Experts from all parts of the world meet to find answers at the World Allergy & Asthma Congress 2013 in Milan, June 22-26 EAACI and the World Allergy Organization (WAO) jointly host the World Allergy & Asthma Congress 2013 - New proof for pre-birth programming of food allergies - Environmental factors prior to birth influence susceptibility to food...

2013-06-20 08:25:52

Collaboration intended to advance techniques in modification of bronchial smooth muscle SAUSALITO, Calif., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanovas, Inc., a leading developer of micro invasive surgical solutions for the Interventional Pulmonary Science, announced today that it has entered into a patent license and joint development agreement with Mayo Clinic to commercialize a significant innovation in the emerging science of bronchial smooth muscle modification. The collaboration is...


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Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
2012-05-14 11:51:18

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology is a medical journal established in 1929 as the Journal of Allergy. It is published by Elsevier. It obtained its current name in 1971. It is the official journal of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. This journal publishes timely clinical papers, instructive case reports, and detailed examinations of state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to clinical allergists, immunologists, dermatologists, internists, and other...

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