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2013-03-07 23:46:14

Adding the dietary supplements folate and vitamin B12 to treatment with antipsychotic medication improved a core symptom component of schizophrenia in a study of more than 100 patients.

2012-11-20 11:38:58

Johns Hopkins researchers report the successful use of a form of MRI to identify what appears to be a key biochemical marker for cognitive impairment in the brains of people with multiple sclerosis (MS).

2012-07-10 10:30:41

Scientists at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, working with Danish researchers, have developed a novel anticancer drug designed to travel -- undetected by normal cells -- through the bloodstream until activated by specific cancer proteins.

2010-07-02 00:45:30

Progress toward understanding the role of sex hormones in the growth of prostate cancer—the most common cancer in U.S. men—has been hindered by the lack of a suitable laboratory research model.

2010-06-08 11:48:07

Study could lead to more effective treatment and therapy for prostate cancer as a result of a new molecular imaging technique that targets prostate tumor cells.

2009-10-19 17:53:22

Glutamate is to the brain like coffee is to our bodies. A cup of Joe in the morning can wake us, but overloading on caffeine causes the stimulant to work against us.

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2009-07-06 14:45:00

A new prostate cancer "homing device" could improve detection and allow for the first targeted treatment of the disease.

2008-09-08 09:00:52

Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PGNX) today announced the initiation of a phase 1 dose-escalation clinical study of its prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) antibody-drug conjugate (ADC). PSMA ADC is an investigational therapy that combines a prostate-cancer antibody with a cancer drug.

2008-09-08 09:00:52

US-based biopharmaceutical company Progenics Pharmaceuticals has initiated a Phase I dose-escalation clinical study of its prostate-specific membrane antigen antibody-drug conjugate.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.