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2010-12-01 22:33:37

Glucocorticoid drugs are used widely to treat numerous conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, allergic reactions, asthma, and some forms of cancer, and transplant recipients.

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2010-11-30 09:47:04

Any dog or cat owner will agree that animals have personalities but it may come as a surprise to many to learn that birds also do.

2010-09-08 14:00:28

Both drinking and withdrawal from chronic drinking can raise circulating glucocorticoid levels, known as cortisol in humans and corticosterone in rodents.

2010-06-25 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tolerx, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapies to treat autoimmune diseases and cancer by modulating T cell activity, presented results from preclinical studies with TRX518, an early-stage agent Tolerx is developing as a treatment for cancer.

2010-06-09 13:25:29

New research helps to explain why some commonly used drugs come with a serious downside: They up your odds of breaking a bone.

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2010-05-18 07:13:09

Stages from early to mature cell offer clues for anti-obesity drug development.

2009-10-27 08:31:32

In her most recent study of possible triggers of cancer among northern New England residents, Dartmouth epidemiologist Margaret R. Karagas, Ph.D., and her team identified an enhanced risk to the bladders of patients taking drugs that suppress the immune system.

2009-07-23 09:44:00

INDIANAPOLIS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced that the U.S.

2008-11-18 12:05:22

Some drugs used in premature babies and in pregnant women at risk for preterm deliveries can kill infant brain cells, research by U.S.

2008-10-27 15:00:27

Results to be presented today at the 2008 American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting in San Francisco, USA Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announces that Nanocort has demonstrated safety as well as a faster and more pronounced decrease in rheumatoid arthritis disease symptoms compared to reference medication.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.