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2011-07-28 15:38:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOR) announced today that executive management will present at the Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference to be held August 9-11, 2011 at the InterContinental Boston in Boston, MA. Don M.

2011-04-29 13:37:39

The angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor drug, ramipril, is particularly effective in lowering the risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in obese patients.

2011-03-04 08:00:00

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a Phase 2, 8-week dose-ranging study using low doses of atrasentan in patients with diabetic kidney disease were published this week in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.

2010-12-13 13:08:56

University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have pinpointed a protein that compromises the kidney's filtering ability, causing nephrotic syndrome, and demonstrated that a naturally occurring precursor of an acid in the body offers potential for treating some forms of the condition.


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The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.