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2014-08-14 23:11:39

BioScience Laboratories, Inc. can now screen psoriasis drug formulations in their Skin Technology Center utilizing an in-vitro human psoriasis tissue model. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Psoriasis is an immune-mediated disease that results in deep skin cells rising rapidly to the surface in just days, rather than the normal month. Extra skin cells build up and form thick, silvery scales and dry red patches that often present on the elbows, knees, scalp, back, face, palms and feet of...

2014-08-08 11:10:25

ETH Zurich With a new therapeutic product, researchers have managed to cure arthritis in mice for the first time. The scientists are now planning to test the efficacy of the drug in humans. Rheumatoid arthritis is a condition that causes painful inflammation of several joints in the body. The joint capsule becomes swollen, and the disease can also destroy cartilage and bone as it progresses. Rheumatoid arthritis affects 0.5% to 1% of the world’s population. Up to this point, doctors...

2014-08-07 12:28:48

Biogen Idec's Tecfidera is Forecast to Overtake Teva's Copaxone Franchise as the U.S. Market Leader by 2015, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the forecast launch of Biogen Idec's Plegridy, Roche/Genentech's ocrelizumab, Biogen Idec/AbbVie's daclizumab, Teva/Active Biotech's Nerventra and Receptos' RPC-1063, coupled with the expected U.S. approval of Genzyme/Sanofi/Bayer HealthCare's...

2014-08-05 08:35:59

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Systemic Psoriasis Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2020 - Continued Uptake of Biologics and Novel Pipeline Drugs to Drive Growthhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/systemic_psoriasis_therapeutics_major_developed_markets_2020_continued_uptake_biologics_novel_pipeline_drugs_drive_growth.htmlSystemic Psoriasis Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2020 -...

2014-08-04 08:27:13

Kyprolis Helped Patients Live 8.7 Months Longer Without Their Disease Worsening THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and its subsidiary, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced that a planned interim analysis demonstrated that the Phase 3 clinical trial ASPIRE (CArfilzomib, Lenalidomide, and DexamethaSone versus Lenalidomide and Dexamethasone for the treatment of PatIents with Relapsed Multiple MyEloma) met its...

2014-07-28 13:28:02

University of Oxford Oxford University scientists have shown that a powerful drug given at the time of a kidney transplant operation not only halves the early risk of rejection, but that it also allows a less toxic regimen of anti-rejection drugs to be used after the operation. The key results are reported in The Lancet and presented at the World Transplant Congress in San Francisco today. They will help doctors faced with a difficult transplant conundrum: the powerful combinations of...

2014-07-28 04:21:40

HORSHOLM, Denmark, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (OMX: VELO) and Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A. today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization for Envarsus(®) for the prevention of organ rejection in adult kidney and liver transplant patients in the European Union (EU). Key points:

2014-07-24 16:24:29

Emerging Therapies, Especially IL-17 Inhibitors, Have Potential Relative to Current Therapies in Improving Psoriatic Plaques, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, according to surveyed U.S. and EU5 dermatologists, short-term and long-term effects on psoriatic plaque clearance are two of the attributes that most strongly influence their prescribing decisions in moderate to severe psoriasis....

2014-07-17 08:29:29

Nearly half a million dollars given to early-career physicians to study psoriatic disease PORTLAND, Ore., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis. The fellowships aim to increase the number of scientists studying and treating psoriatic disease by encouraging promising doctors to dedicate their careers to the study of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis as...

2014-07-16 08:28:14

Company Advances Development as Part of Collaboration with Baxter International's Biopharmaceutical Business REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coherus BioSciences, Inc. announced the start of its Phase 3 trial of CHS-0214, a proposed biosimilar of etanercept (Enbrel®), in chronic plaque psoriasis (the RaPsOdy trial). This announcement follows the recent initiation of a Phase 3 trial of CHS-0214 in rheumatoid arthritis. The Phase 3 psoriasis trial is a 48-week,...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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