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2014-06-24 23:05:08

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Genetic Testing markets. Global market for Genetic Testing is forecast to reach US$7.3 billion by 2020, driven by growing healthcare awareness, growing interest in genetic testing for accurate disease diagnosis and treatment decision-making, and favorable reimbursement coverage policies. San Jose, California (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Almost every known disease, ranging from common maladies to...

2014-06-24 23:03:33

Redwood Bioscience and Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced the results of an in vivo toxicology study, demonstrating that an Antibody Drug Conjugate (ADC) generated using the proprietary SMARTag™ platform has a better toxicity profile than a conventional ADC. Somerset, N.J. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Redwood Bioscience and Catalent Pharma...

2014-06-24 23:02:48

The DrugNews Center is the web’s largest source for prescription drug warnings, research and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The birth control safety advocates at DrugNews.net are alerting women who have taken the oral contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin of new litigation news on the site. Recent court records show there are still nearly 9,000 lawsuits pending that allege side effects from the drugs*. DrugNews was created for patients taking...

2014-06-24 16:24:19

President Leigh Pierce to be a Featured Speaker in Multi-Disciplinary Industry Forum SAN DIEGO, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PacificGMP is a lead sponsor of the California Pavilion at BIO International Convention, June 23-26, 2014 in San Diego, California. The biologics contract development and manufacturer will be available for meetings at Booth 3523 in Hall A of the California Pavilion. On Tuesday, June 24(th) at 3 p.m., PacificGMP President and Chief Scientific Officer Leigh Pierce will...

2014-06-24 12:28:52

New Bill Profits California Drugstore Lobby At Patients' Expense WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mail-service and specialty pharmacies will save California consumers, employers, unions, and government plans $1.8 billion on prescription drug costs in 2015, according to new research from Visante released by the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA). However, these savings are at risk because of new legislation (AB 2418) backed by the California drugstore lobby...

2014-06-24 12:28:42

Head of Leading Listings and Review Site for Marijuana Dispensaries to Take Center Stage at Industry Investor Event DENVER, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Justin Hartfield, CEO, Weedmaps, the world's largest online medical and recreational marijuana resource, will be participating as a keynote speaker for the inaugural Weedstock conference, a three-day marijuana investment event starting on June 29 at the Westin Denver Downtown Hotel in Colorado. Hartfield's keynote address, which...

2014-06-24 12:28:27

LAUSANNE, Switzerland and KOLKATA, India, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Debiopharm Group(TM) (Debiopharm), the Swiss-based global biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the development of prescription drugs that target unmet medical needs, including anti-bacterial, oncology as well as companion diagnostics, and TCG Lifesciences Limited (TCGLS) a leading contract research services company in the area of early drug discovery and development, today announced that they have...

2014-06-24 12:28:11

Healthcare solutions company to expand IH Systems' reach in Turkey and surrounding region WINNIPEG, Manitoba, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems), maker of the RIVA fully-automated IV compounding system, today announced a distribution agreement with Simeks in Istanbul, Turkey. The healthcare solutions provider, which also has offices in Izmir and Ankara, will serve as IH Systems' exclusive distributor in Turkey, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan,...

2014-06-24 12:27:50

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- InformedDNA announced today a strategic new collaboration with Edimer Pharmaceuticals to address a critical research need for patients with X-linked Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia (XLHED), a rare genetic disorder. The partnership will allow InformedDNA to identify patients with XLHED and support Edimer's clinical programs. Under the agreement, InformedDNA has developed a genetic counseling program for patients and...

2014-06-24 10:00:46

BMJ-British Medical Journal May be time to review current restrictive guidance in UK and elsewhere Prisoners are being unfairly excluded from taking part in potentially beneficial clinical research, on the grounds that it would be too difficult and expensive to do so, indicates a study published online in the Journal of Medical Ethics. And current guidance governing research in prisons is too 'protectionist' and restrictive, denying prisoners the chance to access the same research...


Latest Pharmacology Reference Libraries

Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

Generalized Anxiety Disorder
2013-07-25 15:07:54

Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder with worry about normal, everyday situations such as finance, health and wellbeing in relationships (personal and work related) all lasting longer than six months. Symptoms The symptoms of GAD can include but are not limited to difficulty swallowing, rashes, shortness of breath, fidgeting, headaches, tension, nausea, etc. In order for GAD to be ruled as present, the symptoms and feelings must be experiences for at least six...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

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2009-04-28 16:00:11

Bursera graveolens or Palo Santo is a tree indigenous to South America in Argetina, Paraguay, Boliva and coastal areas of Ecuador. Palo Santo means "holy wood" in English and belongs in the same family as frankincense and myrrh. Although it has been used in homeopathic medicine for years, most recently it is the extraction of essential oils that has put this plant in the spotlight. Limonene, a-Terpineol, Menthofuran and Carvone are a few of the oils derived from this plant. Native...

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2005-07-12 18:32:21

Datura wrightii (a poisonous weed) is sometimes used as a hallucinogen. It is commonly called Sacred Datura. Datura wrightii is classified as a deliriant, or an anticholinergic. In the US it is, however, called Western Jimson Weed.

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.