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2014-07-10 04:21:33

SHANGHAI, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HD Biosciences Co., Ltd. (HDB), the Marshall Institute for Interdisciplinary Research (MIIR) and the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine announced the new partnership to co-develop potential anti-cancer drugs. Under the agreement, the partners will share the costs and risks of discovery and development of new drugs. They will also jointly own intellectual property and commercialization rights of the products developed through...

2014-07-09 23:08:49

Innovation Breakdown, a new book by Joseph V. Gulfo, details a broken system and how even the smallest changes can speed up the time to market for medical innovations that save lives. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Joseph V. Gulfo​, MD MBA​ has successfully brought three medical innovations through the FDA over the course of his 25 year career. But the third time became a decade-long struggle of Herculean proportions, that included an​ unlawful ​withholding of approval by the...

2014-07-09 23:06:47

Patented Smart Pill Bottle Company Will Use Capital to Scale the Product and Service New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 AdhereTech (AdhereTech.com), a healthcare technology company that makes patented smart pill bottles to improve medication adherence and patient engagement, today announced its initial closing of $1.75 million in Series A financing. The round was led by undisclosed investors with a focus in healthcare. AdhereTech will use the investment to scale its service and meet the...

2014-07-09 23:06:43

Dr. Srivastava is Director of Technical Services and Clinical Research primarily for companion animals. Menomonie, Wis. (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Vets Plus, Inc. is pleased to announce Dr. Ajay Srivastava, DVM, Ph.D. has joined the Research and Development team as Director of Technical Services and Clinical Research. Dr. Srivastava will focus on research for companion animals. Dr. Srivastava was most recently Senior Research Scientist of the Anticonvulsant Drug Development Program at the...

2014-07-09 23:04:59

A&A Packaging comments on the ambiguity surrounding the future of the recreational marijuana market in Washington and what skeptics are calling “pot’s new bureaucracy”. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 According to NBC News, as Washington officials organize the roll out of legal medical marijuana in the Evergreen state, many marijuana businesses are being left behind due to slow processing in the emerging legal market. Many skeptics, such as Washington State Liquor Control...

2014-07-09 23:01:41

The Firm is representing numerous women in Mirena lawsuits who allegedly suffered uterine perforations and other complications due to spontaneous migration of their IUD. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 As Mirena IUD lawsuits (http://www.themirenalawsuitcenter.com/) continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes the publication of a new study that suggests a link between levonorgestrel-releasing IUDs and an increased risk of breast cancer. The study, which was...

2014-07-09 16:28:56

- Results of two Phase III psoriasis studies show secukinumab, the first psoriasis IL-17A inhibitor filed with regulatory bodies, met all co-primary and key secondary endpoints[1] EAST HANOVER, N.J., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novartis today announced that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published the results from two pivotal Phase III studies evaluating the interleukin-17A (IL-17A) inhibitor secukinumab (AIN457). Secukinumab met all primary and key secondary...

2014-07-09 16:28:10

Study calls for more focus on long-term outcomes in pediatric trials of drugs intended for chronic use BOSTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over the last 60 years, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved 20 medications for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) based on clinical trials that were not designed to study their long-term efficacy and safety or to detect rare adverse events, researchers at Boston Children's Hospital report today in PLOS...

2014-07-09 12:31:16

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Antifungal Drugs : Technologies and Global Marketshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2212016/Antifungal-Drugs--Technologies-and-Global-Markets.htmlThis report aims to determine the current status of the global human antifungal market and assess its growth potential over the five-year period from 2013 through 2018. It covers approved human therapeutics along with focusing on therapeutics in...

2014-07-09 08:29:10

FAIRFAX, Va., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Generation Management Corp. (OTCQB:NGMC) announced today the opening of its flagship medical marijuana dispensary in Hollywood, California. "We are pleased to achieve this important milestone in our Company's growth," said Darryl Reed, CEO of NGMC. "As more states relax laws regarding the sale of medical marijuana our turn key DMS (Dispensary Management Service) will be an important resource for new dispensary owners." NGMC...


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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