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2014-01-16 16:24:09

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XBiotech announced today that it has launched a Phase II study to treat a rare but debilitating disorder, Pyoderma Gangrenosum (PG). This study is based on efficacy seen with anti-IL-1 therapeutic antibody in previous dermatological clinical studies such as psoriasis and acne. PG is expected to be considered an "orphan indication" by the FDA, facilitating expedited clinical development to market. Dr. Armand Cognetta, lead clinical...

2014-01-10 23:21:55

Superior Magnetics for Pain Free Living announced a new copper magnetic bracelet for pain relief of inflammation. Jackson, Mississippi (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Pain Free Living web: SuperiorMagnetics.com, a leader in the pain relief industry, is excited to announce a new copper magnetic bracelet for pain relief of inflammation. This magnetic bracelet has 5000 Gauss neodymium magnets and is made with 99% pure Copper. Electrolysis occurs between the alkaline copper and the acidic skin...

2014-01-09 08:28:24

VANCOUVER, BC and MESA, AZ, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Avidus Management Group Inc. ("Avidus" or the "Company") (TSX-V: AVD, OTC: ASNHF), announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Asantae, has published a White Paper on IS2(TM), its revolutionary inflammation and immune support functional beverage. The paper, by Dwight Lundell, M.D., is titled, The Science of Inflammation & Immunity. IS2(TM) is a proprietary blend of unique ingredients synergistically combined to support a...

2014-01-08 17:32:42

A special issue on sepsis has been released by the publisher Landes Bioscience (Austin, TX USA). The articles contained in this special issue of the journal Virulence have been authored by world-class investigators and provide new insights into both the pathogen-related factors and the host defense mechanisms that lead to septic shock and contribute to its resolution or fatal outcome. Sepsis, or septic shock, is an excessive inflammatory response in answer to a serious infection, most...

2014-01-08 11:12:42

A well-documented suppressor of immunity that's used by fetuses and tumors alike, just may be able to change its spots, researchers report. In the face of a significant bacterial infection, for example, indoleomine 2,3-dioxegenase, or IDO, also appears capable of helping key immune cells called macrophages produce inflammation to destroy the invader, said Dr. Tracy L. McGaha, immunologist at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University and GRU Cancer Center. The...

2013-12-31 08:22:46

Following the Successful Utilization of A3 Adenosine Receptor Biomarker in Can-Fite's Phase IIb Rheumatoid Arthritis Study PETACH TIKVA, Israel, Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (TASE: CFBI), (NYSE MKT: CANF), a biotechnology company with a pipeline of proprietary small molecule drugs that address inflammatory and cancer diseases, announced today the following: The Company's subsidiary, OphthaliX Inc. (OTCQB: OPLI), will conduct a retrospective analysis...

2013-12-24 23:02:58

Defense Anti-Inflammatory Support Dietary Supplement assists the body's natural process for regulating its own inflammation. The product now released online for purchase with extra discount offers at http://slimmingbeauties.com/natural-body-defense-reviews New York, California, USA (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Natural body Defense is a new naturally formulated product that has been recently introduced in the market to improve the body’s natural defense mechanism. The product contains...

2013-12-20 13:27:32

Investigators Add Immune System Dimension to Discussion of Microbiota and Disease Scroll down to listen to an explanation of how scientists think the microbiome, disease, and the immune system are related. Saint Louis University researchers have analyzed the microbiomes of people with chronic rhinosinusitis and healthy volunteers and found evidence that some chronic sinus issues may be the result of inflammation triggered by an immune response to otherwise harmless microorganisms in...

Scientists Discover How Immune Cells Die During HIV Infection And Identify Potential Drug To Block AIDS
2013-12-20 13:04:27

Gladstone Institutes Research led by scientists at the Gladstone Institutes has identified the precise chain of molecular events in the human body that drives the death of most of the immune system's CD4 T cells as an HIV infection leads to AIDS. Further, they have identified an existing anti-inflammatory drug that in laboratory tests blocks the death of these cells—and now are planning a Phase 2 clinical trial to determine if this drug or a similar drug can prevent HIV-infected people...

Inflammation In The Blood May Lead Some To Aggressive Behaviors
2013-12-19 13:34:02

[ Watch the Video: Blind Rage Or Blood Inflammation? ] Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online According to a study with nearly 200 participants, people with intermittent explosive disorder (IED) possess elevated amounts of two markers of systemic inflammation in their blood. IED is a psychiatric illness characterized by impulsivity, hostility and recurrent aggressive outbursts. This study is the first of its kind and is carefully controlled to document the direct...


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