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2014-03-21 12:24:25

MUMBAI, India and BALTIMORE, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharma Major Lupin Limited (Lupin) announced today that its US subsidiary, Lupin Pharmaceuticals

2011-05-26 10:01:00

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), today disclosed results from an interim analysis of the AIM-HIGH clinical trial. AIM-HIGH was designed to test whether raising HDL and lowering triglycerides in a patient population with established cardiovascular disease and very well controlled LDL levels could produce an additional 25 percent benefit on cardiovascular outcomes.

2008-08-11 09:01:40

Cortria Corporation today announced the appointment of Gene Cefali, Pharm.D, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Clinical Pharmacology and Formulation Development. Dr.

2005-11-15 12:01:56

By Ransdell Pierson and Bill Berkrot DALLAS (Reuters) - Plaque shrank in the neck arteries of heart patients taking Kos Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s drug Niaspan along with a statin cholesterol drug, researchers said on Tuesday, suggesting such drug combinations may be able to dramatically lower the incidence of heart disease.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.