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2014-07-25 12:25:15

COSTA MESA, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Full Service CRO WCCT Global welcomes Peter Nieto as the new Vice President of Business Development. Peter has been in the pharmaceutical industry for over 30 years in a number of different business development positions with some of the largest CROs in the industry. These positions were primarily related to business development/sales management and marketing. The experience he has obtained over the past 30 years makes him a...

2014-07-25 12:24:46

Part of the Government's comprehensive approach to tackle prescription drug abuse OTTAWA, July 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today issued a national Call for Proposals to improve the prescribing practices for prescription drugs that have a high risk of abuse or addiction. Health Canada will devote $3.6 million to support the development of evidence-based practices for appropriate prescribing of the most commonly abused classes of...

2014-07-25 12:24:43

HOUSTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solanbridge Group Inc (OTC: SLNX) is pleased to announce that SLNX has acquired the majority interest in Buzznbrewz.com and the Letter of Intent issued on July 11, 2014 has been replaced with a fully executed Purchase Agreement. Charles R. Shirley, Managing Director of Solanbridge, stated "We are proud to have Mr. David Pecoraro and Buzznbrewz.com join SLNX's team. David has decades of experience in the private sector and developed a tremendous...

2014-07-25 12:23:30

National Experts Share Insider Profit-Driving Strategies for Cannabis Entrepreneurs DENVER, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Todd Mitchem Consulting, in conjunction with Cannabrand, the first full-service recreational cannabis marketing agency, will present "I Choose Cannabis and Business" workshops slated for five cities in September and October 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140708/125313 Cannabrand recently teamed up with Todd Mitchem, who has consulted for...

2014-07-25 08:25:54

SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that it will provide a corporate update and report second quarter 2014 financial results before the NASDAQ Global Select Market opens on Friday, August 1, 2014. That same day, Arena will host a conference call and webcast at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Time). The conference call may be accessed by dialing 877.643.7155 for domestic callers and 914.495.8552 for...

2014-07-25 08:25:18

Newly launched matchmaking program to provide better access to partnerships AMSTERDAM, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading events organizer UBM Live announces that CPhI South America [http://www.cphi.com/south-america/home ] is returning for the seventh year to Sao Paulo, Brazil from 5th to 7th August 2014. The event will co-locate with Food Ingredients South America (FiSA), creating South America's most comprehensive meeting point for the pharmaceutical industry....

2014-07-25 00:21:04

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today confirmed the PDUFA date for Zalviso remains July 27, 2014. The company recently learned that a rumor circulated online stating the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved Zalviso. As of July 24, 2014 there has been...

2014-07-24 23:14:13

Current Regulations Are Insufficient and Fail to Address a Growing Demand for this Treatment Option Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The medical staff of the Holistic Center, Dr. Robert Wong, MD and Diane Tarr, MS, APRN, BC, caution patients not to obtain their medicine from Massachusetts caregivers unless they are your own “personal” caregiver. The staff supports the need for patients to obtain their medical cannabis immediately but does not support allowing one caregiver...

2014-07-24 23:14:07

Bio-ID Diagnostics Inc., the parent company of MultiGEN Diagnostics Inc., has been awarded a US patent for broad based QC/QA applications in clinical diagnostic testing. This can eliminate false negatives and provide novel features for sample tracking. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The patent provides substantially greater confidence in the reporting of molecular diagnostic test results. It also enables true sample ID and superior tracking capabilities necessary for the validation...

2014-07-24 23:13:43

“Highly concentrated formulations are the inevitable next generation of Parenteral Biologics.” Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Freeslate, Inc., the leading provider of high throughput research solutions for biopharmaceutical development, today announced its feature in the BioProcess International article “Highly Concentrated Protein Formulations” by Jim Kling. Topics of this article include problematic issues with highly concentrated protein formulations and how automation...


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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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
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