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2014-09-05 16:23:02

NEWARK, Calif., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Depomed, Inc. (Nasdaq:DEPO) today announced that Judge Kentaji Brown Jackson of the federal district court for the District of Columbia has granted Depomed's motion for summary judgment in the company's lawsuit against the United States Food and Drug Administration seeking an order requiring the FDA to grant Gralise(®) (gabapentin) Orphan Drug exclusivity for the management of postherpetic neuralgia (PHN). The court's ruling requires...

2014-09-03 16:30:04

EDISON, N.J., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ContraVir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:CTRV), an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of targeted antiviral therapies, announced today it will present at two upcoming investor conferences. ContraVir is scheduled to present at the Rodman & Renshaw 16(th) Annual Global Investment Conference, to be held September 8-10, 2014, in New York City, and the Aegis Capital 2014 Healthcare and Technology...

2014-08-11 08:30:05

All studies on track for completion and final study reports by November 2014 MALVERN, Pa., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCILEX Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a company engaged in the development and commercialization of late-stage pharmaceutical products focused on the treatment of pain, announced today that it has completed patient enrollment for the dermal safety studies and the pivotal pharmacokinetic study related to its investigational product Ztlido (lidocaine patch 1.8%), a...

2014-08-05 00:21:04

Previous vaccination lowers the risk of shingles among older patients undergoing chemotherapy by 42 percent PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The herpes zoster vaccine continues to be effective in protecting older adults against shingles, even after they undergo chemotherapy, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Researchers examined the electronic...

2014-07-14 12:27:21

The Company expects the studies, along with the PK study, to be completed in the 4th quarter of 2014 MALVERN, Pa., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCILEX Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a company engaged in the development and commercialization of late-stage pharmaceutical products focused on the treatment of pain, announced today that it has commenced dermal safety studies of its Ztlido (lidocaine patch 1.8%) product candidate, a next-generation branded lidocaine patch for the treatment of...

2014-07-01 23:08:25

Request A Test is Offering a 5% Discount on Titer Testing in July 2014 - Use Promo Code TITER5 by July 31st to Save Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 This July, Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing is offering a 5% discount on titer testing. Customers can save by using promo code TITER5 when placing an order either online or over the phone. Titer blood testing is a simple way for a person to check their immunity to a variety of diseases. With...

2014-06-22 23:00:14

Fast Shingles Cure is a new method created by Bob Carton that claims to help people get rid of shingles in 3 days or less. A full review on the site hynguyenblog.com shows whether this program can work for sufferers or not. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Fast Shingles Cure is a natural treatment created by Bob Carton, who suffered from shingles. After studying and experimenting different shingles methods, he has discovered a practical and natural solution to help people deal with...

2014-06-13 23:04:23

New Program for State & Local Municipalities Aimed at Combating Community-Acquired Infectious Diseases such as Chicken Pox, MRSA Staph, Tuberculosis and More Fountain Hills, AZ (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Level4 Bio, the first safe power sanitizing service for killing pathogens on any surface, announced today the launch of its new Government program designed to assist State and Local Municipalities in combating infectious diseases in law enforcement, emergency services and correctional...

2014-06-03 04:21:17

MELBOURNE, Australia and STAMFORD, Connecticut, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spinifex Pharmaceuticals, a pain drug development company, today announces that it has appointed Dr Ronald Marcus as Chief Medical Officer. Dr Marcus will be responsible for driving the development of Spinifex's lead candidate EMA401 and the Company's pre-clinical pipeline. He takes up his position immediately. EMA401 is a novel angiotensin II type 2 (AT2) receptor antagonist being developed as...

2014-05-22 23:15:44

“Those with herpes zoster had a higher incidence of developing major depression,” according to a study published on May 7, 2014 in Psychosomatic Medicine (1).” polyDNA reviews the study and recommends that individuals take Gene-Eden-Vir and Novirin against the latent herpes zoster virus. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The presence of the varicella zoster virus (VZV or herpes zoster virus), which causes chickenpox and shingles, has also been linked to the development of major...


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2011-01-24 12:56:26

Herpes zoster (or zoster), is known as shingles or zona and is a viral disease characterized by painful skin rash with blisters in a limited area on one side of the body. Initial infection causes chickenpox. Once chickenpox is over the virus remains in the body and can cause shingles. It can become latent in the nerve cell bodies and sometimes in the dorsal root, cranial nerve, or autonomic ganglion. Years after initial infection, another breakout can cause a painful rash. The rash usually...

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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'