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2014-05-16 08:25:48

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TOLMAR Pharmaceuticals, Inc., focused on specialty pharmaceutical products, today announced that, effective May 8, 2014, the company holds exclusive distribution rights to ELIGARD® (leuprolide acetate for injectable suspension) in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. ELIGARD is a prescription medication for the palliative treatment (management of symptoms) of advanced prostate cancer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/88265...

Female Goats Go GaGa Over Males’ Hairy Head Stench
2014-02-28 13:56:36

[ Watch the Video: What's That Smell? Lady Goats Love It At Least ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most goats have a certain unpleasant odor that does a number on the olfactory system of any passing humans. But a new study published in the journal Current Biology has identified a chemical released by the male goat that causes the female of the species to get excited. This seemingly unpleasant stench may not get our juices flowing, but to female goats, it is...

2014-02-03 08:27:19

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company") today announced that presentations on two of its oncology compounds, zoptarelin doxorubicin (AEZS-108) and disorazol Z, will be made during the 11(th) International Symposium on GnRH, in Salzburg, Austria, February 9 -11, 2014. The session will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, in Hall A of the Wyndham Hotel in Salzburg. Presentations are scheduled as follows:...

2014-01-13 12:28:06

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, January 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Debiopharm Group(TM) (Debiopharm), a Swiss-based global biopharmaceutical group of companies with a focus on the development of prescription drugs that target unmet medical needs and companion diagnostics, announces that it has completed the recruitment of patients for its Phase III clinical study in Central Precocious Puberty (CPP) with triptorelin 22.5 mg. Debiopharm is investigating the efficacy and safety of...

Researchers Discover Brain Actually Produces Estrogen Too
2013-12-05 10:53:07

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The brain can produce and release estrogen, according to a new study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. This discovery could lead to a better understanding of hormonal changes observed from before birth throughout the entire aging process. The study findings, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, reveal that the hypothalamus can directly control reproductive function in rhesus macaques. The researchers suggest that the...

2013-07-17 10:55:52

During the last decade, our understanding of this hypothalamus-pituitary-gonadal axis has quickly expanded. Two novel hypothalamic Arg-Phe-amide- related peptides, kisspeptin and gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone, may be important regulators of the reproductive axis. Kisspeptins are currently recognized as the most potent activators of the hypothalamus-pituitary-gonadal axis. Kisspeptin and its receptor, G protein-coupled receptor 54 (GPR54), are expressed on gonadotropin-releasing hormone...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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