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Billions Saved With Generic HIV Medication
2013-01-15 18:45:18

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Replacing brand-name, antiretroviral drugs recommended for control of HIV infection with generic medications could save nearly $1 billion a year on health care costs in the US. This strategy of replacing the brand-name drugs with the soon-to-be-available generic drugs could also come with its risks, diminishing the efficacy of the HIV treatment. "The switch from branded to generic antiretrovirals would place us in the...

A Traffic Cop For Stopping Cancer Cells?
2013-01-15 05:53:23

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers from the Fox Chase Cancer Center recently discovered a novel method of improving cancer drugs, where they could block a specific pathway in the cell and provide an easier way for drugs to eliminate tumors. According to the American Cancer Society, cancer occurs when there is uncontrolled growth and expansion of abnormal cells. It is caused by external factors (such as chemicals, infectious organisms, radiation, and...

2012-12-01 05:03:02

New research report “KOL Insight: Hepatitis C: the Race for the First Interferon-free Regimen” elaborated by FirstWord has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. The study says that the HCV market is expected to have the best growth opportunities over the coming decade in comparison with other Pharma markets. London, UK (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 At present, the hepatitis C (HCV) market is entering a new stage due to the emergence of treatment innovations. The HCV...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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