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2014-05-20 12:33:07

- Company Reinforces Commitment to Pipeline Advancement and Scientific Excellence - WARRINGTON, Pa., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSCO), a specialty biotechnology company dedicated to advancing a new standard in respiratory critical care, today announced that it has strengthened its scientific leadership. Effective immediately, Steve Simonson, M.D., M.H.S. has joined the Company as Vice President, Clinical Development, and Lawrence Weinstein has...

2011-09-27 13:45:59

The negative effects that premature birth can have on the lungs of babies could be as severe in moderately premature babies as those born extremely prematurely but may be reversed in their teenage years, according to a new study. The research will be presented at the European Respiratory Society Annual Congress in Amsterdam today (27 September 2011). Normal pregnancy lasts 40 weeks, which allows enough time for the infant to fully grow and develop before birth. Babies born prematurely...

2011-09-24 07:00:00

A recent Israeli study confirmed that women with well-managed diabetes are not at an increased risk of giving birth to infants with RDS (respiratory distress syndrome), preterm infants, and infants with very low birth weight as reported by DiabeticLive.com. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 24, 2011 New Research on Diabetes and Pregnancy: A recent Israeli study confirmed that women with well-managed diabetes are not at an increased risk of giving birth to infants with RDS (respiratory distress...

2010-10-31 23:01:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than half a million babies are born too soon each year and thousands don't live to celebrate their first birthday as a result. November is Prematurity Awareness Month, and people can learn more about the seriousness of premature birth, donate, or create a virtual band to celebrate, honor or remember a baby in their life at the March of Dimes web site - marchofdimes.com/fight. On November 17, the March of Dimes will mark...


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