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2014-09-10 08:31:41

Earlier this year upon CFDA approval to the IOPtiMate[TM] system, a strategic distribution agreement was signed with a target of at least 100 systems in China - the world's largest glaucoma markets TEL AVIV, Israel, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioLight Life Sciences Investments Ltd. (TASE: BOLT, OTCQX:BLGTY), a firm that invests in, manages and commercializes biomedical innovations in ophthalmology and cancer diagnostics, announces the first sale of an IOPtiMate(TM)...

2014-09-10 08:31:37

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marijuana & Cannabis industry experiences continued growth as emerging companies develop new cannabis opportunities as a result of recent clinical studies, reports provided on latest product developments from various sector related companies: Flameret Inc. (OTC: FLRE), Cannabis Science Inc. (OTC: CBIS), Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC: MJNA), Terra Tech Corp. (OTC: TRTC), American Green Inc. (OTC: ERBB) and Easton...

2014-09-10 08:30:43

New addition expands WCG's New England presence and increases its expertise in all phases of clinical research PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced today that New England Independent Review Board (IRB) has joined the group of companies. Based near Boston, MA, New England IRB expands WCG's presence in the important New England clinical...

2014-09-10 08:30:16

Company Plans on Introducing Second CBD ("Cannabidiol") Product Within Days VENICE, Fla., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flameret, Inc. (OTC: FLRE) announced today that Royal Hemp Corporation, its wholly-owned Colorado subsidiary, has begun shipping high CBD hemp oil orders. The company previously announced the launch of Cannadol(TM), its high CBD (cannabidiol) hemp oil. Over the first three days after the product launch was announced, the company received orders from 21 different...

2014-09-10 08:30:06

YARDLEY, Pa., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 1974 Mapi has lead Patient-Centred Research and pioneered industry wide innovations in Pharmaceutical Market Research, Cross-Cultural adaptation of Patient Reported Outcomes and Post-Approval pharmaceutical Research. Initiating global programs such as the ERIQA group; launch of the PRO Harmonization Group (which brings together the members of ERIQA, ISOQOL, ISPOR and the 'Health Outcomes Committee' of PhRMA, and the FDA) and...

2014-09-10 08:29:52

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 10, 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 announced the publication of a pharmacoeconomic analysis of the cost of intravenous patient-controlled analgesia with opioids based on current literature and data from over 500 U.S. hospitals. The manuscript entitled 'Cost...

2014-09-09 23:15:21

To lead in the scientific development of effective, safe and well tolerated alternative medicines, AltMed has appointed clinician and researcher, Dr. Valerie Riddle and practitioner Dr. Matthew Nessetti. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 AltMed, a fully integrated Florida company bringing pharmaceutical industry precision to the development and production of medical cannabis is building its scientific and medical capabilities with the appointment of Dr. Valerie Riddle, MS, FACP as...

2014-09-09 23:13:43

Devicemakers can take the mystery out of complaint handling and MDR by attending the Complaint Handling and Medical Device Reporting On-Demand webinar. The presenter, noted legal expert Michael Heyl, has developed a compliance roadmap that saves time, money and headaches for device manufacturing companies. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Complaint Handling and Medical Device Reporting: Where Inspectors Look First **FDAnews On-Demand Webinar** Sept. 25, 2014 ● Any Time at...

2014-09-09 23:09:41

Quorum Review IRB, the industry leader in central IRB services, announces a new streamlined service for Retrospective Chart Reviews. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Quorum Review IRB, the industry leader in central IRB services, announces a new streamlined service for Retrospective Chart Reviews. The service was piloted earlier this year with several clients and was rolled out to all Quorum’s clients with the new Expeditable Research Review offering. The Retrospective Chart...

2014-09-09 23:01:17

A Class I recall designation by the FDA indicates that use of the recalled medical device may potentially lead to serious adverse reactions or death. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long been dedicated to protecting the rights of victims who have been injured due to medical devices, comments on a recall issued by DePuy Synthes of its Craniomaxillofacial Distraction System. Federal regulators recently deemed the matter...


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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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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