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2014-03-04 08:31:31

FDA Clears Only At-Home Tests to Tell a Woman if she is Pregnant 6 Days Before her Missed Period and with 99% Accuracy from the Day of Expected Period EWING, N.J., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Church & Dwight Co., Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the First Response(TM) Gold(TM) Digital Pregnancy Test to determine if a woman is pregnant up to six (6) days before her missed period and with over 99% accuracy from the day of her expected...

2014-03-03 08:32:04

Podium Presentation Highlighting Safety and Efficacy Data to be Presented by the Company's CSO, Dr. Miriam Kidron JERUSALEM, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP) (http://www.oramed.com), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced today that it will be presenting detailed results from its recently completed Phase 2a FDA trial on ORMD-0801, its orally ingestible insulin capsule...

2014-02-28 23:01:12

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “Investigation Report on China Insulin Glargine Market, 2009-2018” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 Description With the improvement of people's living standard and changing of lifestyles, as well as deepening of the aging of society, prevalence rate of diabetes keeps rising, making it the third most threatening chronic disease to human health after tumor and cardiovascular disease. Its risk to disable or kill has...

2014-02-27 23:37:06

National network of lawyers continues offer of complimentary consultations to consumers seeking compensation in lawsuits alleging links between diabetes medications Januvia, Byetta, Janumet and Victoza and pancreatic cancer. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/januvia.html Resource4thePeople announced today its latest update for consumers following allegations in lawsuits* claiming that the use of the diabetes medications Januvia,...

2014-02-26 23:01:59

US Made Peptides Now Offering Immediate Shipment on Melanotan 2 and Research Peptides Nationwide California (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 US Made Peptides is now offering Melanotan 2. Melanotan 2 is in stock and ready for immediate shipment. Competitive prices are available on all research peptides available exclusively online. When looking to buy peptides online, US Made Peptides is the premier choice. All peptides are made in America and synthesized and packaged in Southern California. Each...

2014-02-25 08:31:50

Once-Weekly Dulaglutide Hits Primary Endpoint in Sixth Consecutive AWARD Trial INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced positive top-line results of the sixth AWARD (Assessment of Weekly AdministRation of LY2189265 in Diabetes) trial for once-weekly dulaglutide, an investigational, long-acting glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist being studied as a treatment for type 2 diabetes. In the AWARD-6 study, once-weekly...

2014-02-24 08:29:25

Safe, cost-effective and legal solution enjoying massive popularity in the U.S. since 2001 found to increase production and release of Growth Hormone ENCINO, Calif. and TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following in the footsteps of a thirteen-year run of success with the 100% natural growth hormone secretagogue, Secretropin® has now crossed the border from the United States into Canada, thanks to the efforts of Dr. George I. Traitses. (Photo:...

2014-02-22 23:00:26

In early February a study was released at MetroMD Institute of Regenerative Medicine regarding Human Growth Hormone Therapy, alternatively known as HGH Therapy, improves short stature in children. In 2003, growth hormone therapy was approved in United States for children with idiopathic short stature with a height at or higher than 2.25 standard deviations. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 At MetroMD Institute, a study reveals Growth Hormone Therapy, alternatively known as HGH...

2014-02-19 23:24:56

Taiwanese author says his research should relieve concern among diabetics that insulin might raise their cancer risk. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Cancer Monthly is reporting on a recently-published meta-analysis of diabetes patients that appears to show no increased risk of bladder cancer as a result of using human insulin. The large-scale study analyzed the health insurance reimbursement databases of 785,234 type 2 diabetes patients from 1996 to 2009. In 2009, the entire...

2014-02-17 23:03:29

The Firm is investigating Byetta lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed pancreatic cancer, thyroid cancer or pancreatitis, allegedly due to their use of the Type 2 diabetes medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 The federal court overseeing dozens of Byetta lawsuits (http://www.byettalawsuit.com) and other product liability claims involving Type 2 diabetes drugs known as incretin mimetics is now considering proposals for the case management of the...


Latest Peptide hormones Reference Libraries

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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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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