Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 16:23 EDT

Latest Chelation Stories

2010-12-08 16:32:49

Ground-breaking research from Professor Douglas Kell, published in the journal Archives of Toxicology, has found that the majority of debilitating illnesses are in part caused by poorly-bound iron which causes the production of dangerous toxins that can react with the components of living systems. These toxins, called hydroxyl radicals, cause degenerative diseases of many kinds in different parts of the body. In order to protect the body from these dangerous varieties of poorly-bound iron, it...

2010-10-22 00:00:39

Viachem Ltd.Specialty Chemicals Sales, this year's runner-up for the ICIS Best Business Innovation Award for its exclusive approach to specialty chemicals sales and distribution, doubles sales of AkzoNobel's Dissolvine® chelates in less than a year Plano, TX (PRWEB) October 21, 2010 Specialty chemicals sales through distributors can be challenging, particularly in less-than-truckload quantities. Just ask Chuck Whitley, AkzoNobel's distributor sales manager for North America. For...

2010-10-14 12:00:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today warned eight companies that their over-the-counter (OTC) chelation products are unapproved drugs and devices and that it is a violation of federal law to make unproven claims about these products. There are no FDA-approved OTC chelation products. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) The companies that...

2010-02-10 06:00:00

PLANTATION, Fla. and DALLAS, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodwin Biotechnology Inc., a full service Contract Biomanufacturing Company and Macrocyclics, Inc., a manufacturer of customized chelating agents, jointly announced today their collaborative agreement on Chelation and Bioconjugation. The collaboration will strengthen joint customer projects in Nuclear Medicine involving Chelation, Bioconjugation and GMP manufacturing. "Clinical development programs in nuclear medicine with biotargeted...

67e53273cd5dc6d18e012ed8a809b9631
2009-06-10 15:36:48

Government investigators are again turning to heart attack survivors, enrolling them in a controversial new study of an alternative treatment of high dose vitamin supplements and chelation, a lead poisoning treatment that has not been proven safe or effective for heart disease. The $30 million experiment is one of the largest alternative medicine studies ever conducted, with 1,500 participants enrolled to date. But enrollment was suspended last August, when the federal Office of Human...

2009-01-13 11:54:30

Researcher Kristina Djanashvili has developed a substance that enables doctors to get better MRI scans of tumours. On Tuesday 13 January, Djanashvili will be awarded a doctorate by TU Delft for her work in this field.The medical profession's ability to trace and visualise tumours is increasing all the time. Detection and imaging techniques have improved enormously in recent years. One of the techniques that have come on by leaps and bounds is MRI. Patients who are going to have MRI scans are...

2008-09-28 12:00:13

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE By Marilynn Marchione The Associated Press The largest alternative medicine study the government has ever launched has stopped enrolling people while officials investigate whether participants were fully informed of the risks and are being adequately protected. More than 1,500 heart attack survivors are involved in the research, which tests a controversial treatment called chelation. It is mainly used to treat lead poisoning. More than two people have died,...

2008-09-26 21:00:10

By Marilynn Marchione The largest alternative-medicine study the government has ever launched has stopped enrolling people while officials investigate whether participants were fully informed of the risks and are being protected. More than 1,500 heart attack survivors are involved in the research, which tests a controversial treatment called chelation. It is mainly used to treat lead poisoning. More than two people have died, although the Miami doctor leading the study said the deaths...

ac2bbda6caac461b0b105eb6f2f26d451
2008-09-26 17:00:00

Government officials have stopped enrolling people in the largest alternative medicine study ever attempted as they investigate whether participants were fully informed of the risks and are being adequately protected.Over 1,500 heart attack survivors are involved in the research, which tests a controversial treatment called chelation"”mainly used to treat lead poisoning.Dr. Gervasio Lamas of the University of Miami, who is leading the study, said more than two people have died, although...

2008-08-05 12:01:07

EcoNugenics announced today that PectaSol, a natural supplement containing modified citrus pectin (MCP) made from citrus peel, provides a safe, natural antidote for lead toxicity in children. The study reported that MCP (PectaSol, EcoNugenics, www.econugenics.com) significantly decreased lead levels in children (ages 5 to 12) who suffered from severe lead poisoning. The clinical research was conducted at Children's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Republic of China. This...