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2014-01-22 12:27:27

LONDON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: EpiCast Report: Uveitis - Epidemiology Forecast to 2022 EpiCast Report: Uveitis - Epidemiology Forecast to 2022 Summary Uveitis is a serious eye condition that often results in permanent vision damage due to frequent recurrence even after treatment. It consists of a group of diseases that present with inflammation of the uvea, can occur in one or both eyes, and may also affect the...

2014-01-22 10:31:44

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai designs HDL nanoparticle to deliver statin medication inside inflamed blood vessels to prevent repeat heart attacks and stroke Up to 30 percent of heart attack patients suffer a new heart attack because cardiologists are unable to control inflammation inside heart arteries — the process that leads to clots rupturing and causing myocardial infarction or stroke. But a report in Nature Communications by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai...

2014-01-21 16:22:41

Breakthrough drug to transform medical field CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cour Pharmaceutical Development Company, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, announced today the publication of new data in Science Translational Medicine that shows the potential of its proprietary therapy, known as Immune Modifying Nanoparticles (IMP), to reduce inflammation and promote tissue repair and regeneration in patients who have suffered a heart attack. More than 750,000 patients suffer...

2014-01-20 23:03:55

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Designs HDL Nanoparticle to Deliver Statin Medication Inside Inflamed Blood Vessels to Prevent Repeat Heart Attacks and Stroke New York, NY (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Up to 30 percent of heart attack patients suffer a new heart attack because cardiologists are unable to control inflammation inside heart arteries — the process that leads to clots rupturing and causing myocardial infarction or stroke. But a report in Nature Communications by Icahn...

2014-01-16 23:26:55

Many diseases are characterized by the inflammation of certain body organs. Stop inflammation in its tracks with Natural Body Defense, the newest and the most natural anti-inflammatory support in the market. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 When any part of the body gets inflamed, major diseases start to develop. Whether in traditional or modern medicine, inflammation is a symptom that has to be addressed immediately. Doing so will keep the body well within the predetermined safe...

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...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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