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2013-12-18 08:29:11

Generic Erosion of Market Leaders Will Be Offset by the First Once-Daily LABA/ICS Combination and Emerging Anticytokine Agents, According to Findings from Decision Resources BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that the drug market for asthma will remain relatively flat through 2022. Currently, the market is driven by maintenance therapies that...

Domestic Dogs Offer Protection From Asthma And Infection: Study
2013-12-17 11:46:04

[ Watch the Video: Pet Dogs May Shield Kids From Later Allergies ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Previous research has shown that children who grow up in a house with a dog are less likely to develop severe allergies and now a new study from an American team of researchers has found that gut bacteria may play a role in that relationship. According to a study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), mice that were exposed to...

2013-12-17 08:29:39

--Last patient dosed in moderate asthma trial and first patient dosed in COPD study-- QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Asmacure Ltee today announced that the company has completed dosing in a Phase 2 trial evaluating its lead compound, ASM-024, in moderate asthma patients, with data anticipated in the first quarter of 2014. The company also has begun patient enrollment in a Phase 2 trial of ASM-024 in patients with moderate and severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...

2013-12-15 12:20:05

New biological targets may make asthma in people with obesity easier to treat BOSTON, Dec. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Research conducted at Boston Children's Hospital indicates that obesity might cause asthma via factors in the immune system and suggests a new way of treating asthma in obese people--who often respond poorly to standard asthma medications. The study, conducted in a mouse model of asthma and in human lung fluid, was published online Dec. 15 by Nature Medicine. A...

2013-12-12 10:33:22

A new guideline has provided an updated definition of severe asthma along with new recommendations for treating the condition. Produced by a joint task force of the European Respiratory Society and the American Thoracic Society, the guideline is published online today (12 December 2013) in the European Respiratory Journal. Although severe asthma is estimated to account for less than 10% of all asthmatics, these patients have the greatest burden and require a disproportionate amount of...

2013-12-11 12:22:50

New Report on Chemicals, Asthma and Building Materials WASHINGTON, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Why do nearly 1 in 10 children in the U.S. have asthma, along with over 18 million adults? There may be many factors, but according to a new report, Full Disclosure Required: A Strategy to Prevent Asthma Through Building Product Selection, by Healthy Building Network (HBN), some building materials introduce asthma-causing chemicals into indoor environments. The HBN report...

2013-12-10 16:24:50

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), a leading patient education organization, is partnering with the Association of Asthma Educators (AAE) and the American Academy of Physician Assistants in Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAPA-AAI) as part of its endeavor to build the only multidisciplinary, patient-centered network of healthcare professionals focused on allergy and asthma care. "Asthma educators and...

2013-12-05 23:25:08

LivingWithAsthma.net’s new free activity book includes fun asthma-friendly recipes, crafts and tips to make the season bright for asthma sufferers. (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 The holidays are here! Jack Frost is nipping at allergy red noses, sleigh bells are ringing (but not as loud as stuffy ears), and instead of dashing through the snow, asthma sufferers are wheezing through the sleet! Not quite the stuff the movies are made of, is it? But never fear, the weather outside may be...

2013-12-05 12:22:48

LISBON, Portugal, December 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hovione announced today the expansion of its inhalation drug product development services with the introduction of a high precision MG2 FlexaLAB capsule filling machine. This investment is in response to market demand for high-precision, capsule filling services for inhaled products and is the last step in Hovione's plan to offer development services in all quadrants of inhalation projects: from API to formulation to...

2013-12-04 00:21:15

ZURICH, December 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cytos Biotechnology Ltd (SIX:CYTN) ("Cytos" or the "Company") today announced that Dr. Yamo Deniz is proposed to join Cytos' Board of Directors. Dr. Deniz played a key role in the filing and approval of multiple drugs and in-vivo diagnostics agents in several therapeutic areas of unmet need, including omalizumab (Xolair(R)) for the treatment of asthma in the US and the EU. His extensive experience in the clinical development of asthma...


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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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