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2014-09-16 08:30:46

Interim analysis shows annualized three month height velocity is comparable to the active comparator, Genotropin®, given at an equivalent cumulative weekly dose COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascendis Pharma A/S, a biotechnology company that applies its innovative TransCon technology to address significant unmet medical needs, today announced positive interim results from its ongoing Phase 2 pediatric study to evaluate once-weekly TransCon Growth Hormone in children with...

2014-09-16 08:29:41

Clinical Trials Mark Important Milestone in Development of Two Highly Complex Products PITTSBURGH, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL), one of the world's leading global pharmaceutical companies, today announced it is initiating Phase III clinical trials for its generic version of GlaxoSmithKline's Advair Diskus® and its insulin analog to Sanofi's Lantus®. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77793 In October 2014, Mylan will commence a Phase III...

2014-09-15 12:24:19

Proven Benefit in Specific Subgroups Will Be a Key Market Access Lever in Crowded Drug Classes, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that as the type 2 diabetes treatment armamentarium continues to expand, increasing pressure to control expenditures will result in mounting prescribing constraints for premium-priced agents. Interviewed payers emphasize that although type 2 diabetes drugs will...

2014-09-11 23:06:37

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Global and China Insulin Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast (Value and Volume) 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Global and China Insulin Market (Rapid-Acting, Short-Acting, Intermediate-Acting, Long-Acting, Premixed, Modern and Human Insulin) - Industry Analysis, Size,...

2014-09-11 16:28:19

- Oral presentation 9/19: interim Phase 3 results for ITCA 650 among patients with high baseline (HBL) HbA1c levels between 10-12% showed dramatic HbA1c reductions, even in patients with high HbA1c despite multi-drug therapy BOSTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. today announced its participation in the 50(th) Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), taking place in Vienna September 15 -19. Intarcia's lead product...

2014-09-09 23:05:29

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Endocrine Testing Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The endocrine system is comprised of endocrine glands as well as secretor organs that are responsible for releasing hormones into the blood stream directly. The proper functioning of the endocrine system is central to the regulation of various important body...

2014-09-09 08:31:17

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty abstracts designed to advance knowledge in diabetes science will be presented Sept. 15-19 by Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) at the 50(th) European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Annual Meeting. Notably, the company is highlighting two of its late-stage products: basal insulin peglispro and once-weekly dulaglutide. Twenty-eight of the abstracts will be presented as part of the Boehringer Ingelheim-Lilly Diabetes Alliance. EASD...

2014-09-05 16:22:59

LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds "Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Insulin (API & Injection) Industry, 2009-2019" to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- This is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Insulin (API & Injection) industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Insulin (API & Injection) including its classification, application and manufacturing technology. The report then explores global...

2014-09-04 08:30:19

Core Phase III clinical trial program complete; BIL showed consistent HbA1c superiority against comparators INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company's (NYSE: LLY) basal insulin peglispro (BIL) demonstrated a statistically significant lower hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) compared with insulin glargine (Lantus(®)) at 26 weeks and 52 weeks, respectively, in the IMAGINE-1 and IMAGINE-3 Phase III clinical trials in patients with type 1 diabetes. Patients in these...

2014-09-03 08:33:01

--New Data Show Most Breast Cancers are Growth Hormone-Releasing Hormone (GHRH)-Receptor Positive-- SAN FRANCISCO and MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biscayne Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced that data supporting the anti-cancer potential of its growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH) technology will be featured in a presentation at the American Society of Clinical Oncology's (ASCO) Breast Cancer Symposium 2014. The data will be presented by Biscayne's Medical Director,...


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Pituitary gland
2013-04-30 10:34:49

The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is an endocrine organ found within a small, bony cavity at the base of the brain. Its primary function is to secrete hormones that regulate homeostasis. More specifically, the pituitary gland is a glandular structure about the size of a pea. It is located below the brain and above the nasal cavity in a protected pocket called the sella turcica, which is within the sphenoid bone. It connects to the hypothalamus via a neck-like structure...

Hypothalamus
2013-03-04 13:43:30

The hypothalamus is an organ that serves as an important link, along the hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis, between the nervous system and the endocrine system. It is located within the cranial cavity, in the cerebrum, right below the thalamus. It also forms the floor of the third ventricle in the brain. It contains neural pathways, blood vessels, glial cells, and secretory cells—all of which work together to control things like body temperature, hunger, thirst, sleep, and hormonal and...

Thyroid And Parathyroid Glands
2013-03-04 13:34:45

The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland located anterior to the trachea and inferior to the thyroid cartilage. It is butterfly shaped with three lobes that make it the largest endocrine organ in the body. Its primary function is to control the body’s metabolism by regulating how quickly the body uses energy, proteins, and hormones. The two lateral lobes are connected by the middle lobe called the isthmus, which lies directly on top of the trachea. The entire gland is enclosed in a...

Pancreas
2013-01-02 11:22:15

The pancreas is a digestive and an endocrine organ with both endocrine and exocrine functions. It is about six inches long located in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity. The head of the pancreas lies within the indentation of the duodenum and is connected to it by the pancreatic duct. The uncinate process extends from the head and the neck connects to the body of the pancreas, which lies directly behind the stomach. The tail of the pancreas extends to the left side of the body and is...

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2010-12-03 18:12:26

Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...

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