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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.

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.

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