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2014-06-17 08:29:03

The American College of Gastroenterology Publishes New Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of Idiosyncratic Drug-Induced Liver Injury BETHESDA, Md., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New clinical guidelines on the diagnosis and management of idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury (DILI) appear in the July issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology. DILI is a rare adverse drug reaction, challenging to diagnose, and can lead to jaundice, liver failure and even...

2013-09-10 23:20:15

NIH Consortium Seeks to Predict, Develop Prevention Strategies, and Understand Common Liver Injury Caused by Medications New York, NY (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 In an effort to better understand and develop prevention strategies for drug-induced liver injury (DILI), physician-scientists from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have joined the Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network (DILIN), a National Institutes of Health-funded consortium of only six academic medical centers in the...

2010-11-30 21:36:52

Disproportionate number of women and minorities affected New research shows that anti-microbial medications are a common cause of drug-induced liver injury (DILI) leading to acute liver failure (ALF), with women and minorities disproportionately affected. While ALF evolves slowly, once it does occur a spontaneous recovery is unlikely; however liver transplantation offers an excellent survival rate. Full findings of this ten-year prospective study are published in the December issue of...

2010-09-30 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The non-profit International Serious Adverse Events Consortium (iSAEC) announced today the launch of the second stage of its landmark effort to research the genetic underpinnings of drug-induced serious adverse events (SAEs). Stage II of the research effort, building on Stage I findings, will further explore gene variants that may predict an individual's risk of developing immunologic-related adverse reactions to specific drugs or classes of drugs....

2009-06-01 07:14:22

 The International Serious Adverse Events Consortium (SAEC) announced today initial results from its research designed to discover genetic markers that may predict individuals at risk for serious drug induced liver injury (DILI). The SAEC is a nonprofit research corporation, launched in the fall of 2007, comprised of and funded by 10 leading pharmaceutical companies and the Wellcome Trust. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also contributes to the scientific and strategic...

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2008-12-01 15:13:07

Study finds CNS agents also commonly associated with drug-induced liver injury Antibiotics are the single largest class of agents that cause idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury (DILI), reports a new study in Gastroenterology, an official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute. DILI is the most common cause of death from acute liver failure and accounts for approximately 13 percent of cases of acute liver failure in the U.S. It is caused by a wide variety...

2006-09-03 03:20:52

DILI (Reuters) - Australia, Indonesia and East Timor should aim to increase cooperation at upcoming three-country talks, Jakarta's foreign minister said on Sunday, amid renewed concerns about stability in the tiny fledging nation. Indonesian Foreign Minister Hassan Wirajuda made the comments upon arrival in Dili ahead of a meeting on Monday with Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer, East Timor Prime Minister Jose Ramos-Horta and East Timor President Xanana Gusmao....

2006-08-31 06:15:22

By Lirio da Fonseca DILI (Reuters) - International police and troops in East Timor were searching on Thursday for rebel leader Major Alfredo Reinado after a mass jailbreak raised serious concern about fragile security in the fledgling nation. Reinado, one of the figureheads of a revolt that plunged the former Portuguese colony into chaos in May, was among more than 50 prisoners who walked out of the Becora jail near the capital Dili on Wednesday. The rebel leader said on a video...

2006-08-31 03:26:08

By Lirio da Fonseca DILI (Reuters) - International police and troops in East Timor were searching on Thursday for rebel leader Major Alfredo Reinado after a mass jailbreak raised serious concern about fragile security in the fledgling nation. Reinado, one of the figureheads of a revolt that plunged the former Portuguese colony into chaos in May, was among more than 50 prisoners who walked out of the Becora jail near the capital Dili on Wednesday. Australian Foreign Minister...

2006-08-31 01:04:43

By Lirio da Fonseca DILI (Reuters) - International security forces and U.N. police in East Timor have launched a search for rebel leader Major Alfredo Reinado who escaped from jail with more than 50 prisoners, officials said on Thursday. Reinado, who was one of the figureheads of a revolt that plunged the fledgling nation into chaos in May, escaped from Becora jail near the capital on Wednesday. Brigadier Mick Slater, the head of Australian troops in East Timor, said the prisoners...


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2012-06-18 03:34:50

Symbol: DILI Group: Fern Family: Gleicheniaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: HI    N Distribution: Dicranopterislinearis(Burm.) Underw. distribution:USA(HI) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Division   Pteridophyta – Ferns Class   Filicopsida Order   Polypodiales Family   Gleicheniaceae –...

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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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