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With rich experience and many partners in the rare disease space, Discovery USA recognizes the impact and importance of the “rare,” and proudly joins rare disease patients, families, caregivers,
New partnership focuses on pesticide safety and education. ALEXANDRIA, VA (PRWEB) February 23, 2015 Today, two prominent organizations dedicated to improving
Awards include large studies of high-impact research topics to be conducted in real-world settings WASHINGTON, Feb.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 200 patient advocates are in Washington D.C.
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb.
ZUG, Switzerland, February 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - New awareness materials posted on Shire.com highlight the challenging diagnosis journey many
A flock of birds have tested positive for the highly contagious Avian Influenza virus, or Bird Flu.
NEW YORK, Feb.
Phase 3 clinical trials reach required enrollment WASHINGTON, Feb.
Culling is a term used for separating the good from the bad and discarding the bad with the cull being the rejected items. Culling is used to improve the desired group with specific characteristics to improve the group. Culling is used for strengthening a livestock herd and the culled animals are destroyed. When breeding pedigree animals, the culled are spayed or neutered. This prevents the undesirable trait of the animal from being bred with other animals. Plant life is also...
Diabetes Care is a peer-reviewed medical journal established in 1978 and published monthly by the American Diabetes Association. It covers research in the following five categories: clinical care/education/nutrition/psychosocial research; epidemiology/health services research; emerging treatments and technologies; pathophysiology/complications; and cardiovascular and metabolic risk. The journal also publishes clinically relevant review articles, letters to the editor, and commentaries....
Influenza A virus causes influenza in birds and some mammals. It is a genus of the Orthomyxoviridae family of viruses. Although the virus is uncommon several strains have been isolated from wild birds. Some can cause severe disease in domestic poultry and sometimes in humans. They are negative sense, single-stranded, segmented RNA viruses. Each subtype has mutated into a variety of strains with different pathogenic profiles. There is a vaccine for humans incase there is an avian influenza, or...
- A political dynamiter.