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Study suggests that the phytonutrient-rich plant-based material exerts inhibitory activity on human neutrophil elastase (HNE). MOMENCE, Ill., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FutureCeuticals,
Transplanting cells from healthy adult livers may work in treating a genetic liver-lung disorder that affects millions of people worldwide.
MIAMI, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alpha-1 Foundation announced today that it has awarded two research grants to investigators whose research will contribute to our understanding of the causes and mechanisms that give rise to lung disease.
A team of scientists has discovered a new syndrome associated with severe congenital neutropenia (SCN), a rare disorder in which children lack sufficient infection-fighting white cells, and identified the genetic cause of the syndrome: mutations in the gene Glucose-6-phosphatase, catalytic subunit 3 (G6PC3).
An anti-cancer compound found in broccoli and cabbage works by blocking a key enzyme associated with rapidly advancing cancer.
Kamada, a biopharmaceutical company, has reported positive data from its Phase II study evaluating inhaled Alpha-1 Antitrypsin delivered via an investigational eFlow Nebulizer System, in the treatment of cystic fibrosis.
Arriva Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing anti-inflammatory therapies, announced today that it had been granted a patent in the U.S. for methods to produce certain proteins in yeast.
By Snyder, Marion L Fantz, Corinne R; Dahl, Morten; Snyder, Melissa R; Highsmith, W Edward Jr CASE A 52-year-old white woman with a presumptive diagnosis of cirrhosis attributed to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis was referred for a liver transplant consultation.
Each year, 200,000 Americans find out that the largest blood vessel in their body, the aorta, may burst open at any time. About 20,000 die suddenly from such a rupture. And another 36,000 have surgery to repair or replace the swelling section of aorta before time runs out.
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