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New Amsterdam Sciences Continues Pact With Dr. Jacob Finkelstein , ...
New Amsterdam Sciences , an emerging bioscience company, announced today that while advancing to phase1 clinical trials it will continue its commitment for further research with renowned biochemist and research scientist Dr. Jacob Finkelstein of the University of Rochester Medical Center to advance initiatives for treatments of idiopathic pulmonary ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
This Blind Grandpa Is Running 11,000 Miles Around The U.S. To Raise Funds For Cystic Fibrosis
David Kuhn is jogging through every perimeter state in the U.S., a distance about the equivalent of 420 marathons.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Annals of Internal Medicine
Improved Survival of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis
The full report is titled "Lifetime of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis in 2000 to 2010 and Beyond: Survival Analysis of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Patient Registry."
Blind Grandpa Running 11,000 Miles To Help Granddaughter
But he's averaging about 20 miles each day as he crisscrosses the country promoting a cause, in hopes of finding a cure.
New X-Ray Imaging Method for Cystic Fibrosis
Scientists at Monash University in Australia have developed an x-ray imaging system that enables researchers to see "live" how effective treatments are for cystic fibrosis .
Cystic fibrosis drug combo may be less effective than hoped
A powerful drug combo may not be as effective against cystic fibrosis as previously thought.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
In loving memory: Ribbon-cutting set for home planned for wounded veteran
A Cobb mother is planning a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, in Smyrna, to launch a campaign to build a home for a wounded veteran.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fox Will Donate $1 to Charity Each Time You Share Red Band Society Content
Band together with FOX ! Beginning today and continuing through Friday, Aug. 22, each time a fan shares exclusive Red Band Society videos, photos, GIFs and MORE via Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr from www.myredbandsociety.com , FOX will donate $1 to support five charity partners, including Cystic Fibrosis Foundation , Ryan Seacrest Foundation , St.
An Exploration of Portland Food and D...
Pearl District Restaurants Cooking for a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis
WHAT: An incredible tasting menu featuring twenty-seven of the Pearl District's best restaurants awaits attendees at Savor the Pearl, a week-long neighborhood tasting event benefitting children and adults suffering from the life-threatening disease, cystic fibrosis.
New X-ray imaging developed by scientists
Scientists have developed an x-ray imaging system that enables researchers to see 'live' how effective treatments are for cystic fibrosis.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Lexington teen fighting cystic fibrosis by raising thousands of dollars
Imagine being born with a disease where you might only live to be in your thirties.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Columbia Daily Herald
Two Cents Worth
Maury County native Michael D. Lynn of L-3 Communications recently received The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress Awards Gala.
A One-Day 26-Mile Hike Xtreme Hike so Others Can Breathe
This year, I plan to do 26. I've signed up for the 26.2 mile Virginia Xtreme Hike to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Galectin Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Galectin Therapeutics Inc. , the leading developer of therapeutics that target galectin proteins to treat fibrosis and cancer, today reported its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Findings in the Area of Liver Fibrosis Reported from National...
In fact, when lesions of different etiologies chronically affect the liver, triggering the fibrogenesis mechanisms, damage has already occurred and the progression of fibrosis will have a major clinical impact entailing severe complications, expensive treatments and death in end-stage liver disease."
Yes, it costs $300K a year, but new cystic fibrosis drug is a breakthrough, OHSU specialist says
Kalydeco is billed as the first drug that targets the underlying cause of CF, a faulty gene and its protein product.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
MediciNova, Inc. Announces Positive Results Of MN-001 In Advanced...
MediciNova, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company traded on the NASDAQ Global Market and the JASDAQ Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange , today announced positive results from a second preclinical study that examined the potential clinical efficacy of MN-001 for the treatment of advanced NASH .
Applied Clinical Trials
Moerae Matrix Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of MMI-0100, a...
Moerae Matrix Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of MMI-0100, a First-in-Class Inhibitor of MK2, for Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis /PRNewswire/ -- Moerae Matrix, Inc. announced today the initiation of a Phase 1 clinical trial of MMI-0100, a first-in-class inhibitor of MAPKAP Kinase 2 being developed for the treatment of idiopathic ... (more)
Applied Clinical Trials
Perlstein Lab Raises $2 Million For Orphan Drug Discovery
The round was co-led by the clinical-stage orphan drug developer Retrophin, Inc. and the Wilsey family, which is personally affected by an orphan disease.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
City of Pittsburgh proclaims today "Finest Day"
The city of Pittsburgh will be proclaiming that August 4, 2014 is 'Finest Day' in honor of Pittsburgh's 50 Finest.