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2012-12-20 05:00:54

The Drug Risk Resource Center is the Web´s largest source for information on medical device research, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com Orlando, FL (PRWEB) December 19, 2012 Earlier this month, Bayer announced it would enter the European market with a new plastic contraceptive implant that can provide birth control for up to three years. The Jaydess device, which was recently approved by the EMA, also faces a decision from the FDA in the U.S. sometime in...

2012-03-13 11:13:16

India´s government ended Bayer´s monopoly on a patented cancer drug on Monday, and has permitted a local pharmaceutical to manufacturer a less expensive generic version of the drug under a new law aimed at keeping costs affordable. The government allowed Natco Pharma to make and sell Nexavar, a kidney and liver cancer treatment drug that Bayer Corp. had been selling in India for about $5,600 per month, to Indian residents for $176 for a 120-tablet pack. Bayer´s patent on...

2004-11-30 03:00:09

Central Pennsylvania seventh through 11th graders can enter a new science competition launched by Bayer Corp. as part of its "Making Science Make Sense" initiative. One central Pennsylvania student will win a full scholarship, including travel expenses, to attend Dr. Mae C. Jemison's international science camp, "The Earth We Share" at Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., next summer. Bayer's Myerstown site is one of 16 Bayer sites around the country that operate local MSMS programs. Students...

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  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.