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4 hrs ago | KMIZ

No more pills: Just give it to me in a chip

Following your doctor's orders can be cumbersome, especially if you're supposed to take more than one pill a day.

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Related Topix: MicroCHIPS, Medicine

7 hrs ago | Pharmaceutical Processing

Eli Lilly First Quarter Profit Plunges

Eli Lilly's first-quarter earnings plunged 53 percent after the expiration of a key patent protecting its top-selling antidepressant cut into the drugmaker's revenue.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Health

Wed Apr 23, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Appeals court reprimands lawyers in Merck Fosamax case

In a complex lawsuit where there were almost 5,000 pages of transcripts, lawyers for both sides didn't tell the appeals court considering their case that they settled - a move that caused the court to issue a public reprimand Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Fosamax, Alendronate (generic), Medicine, Health

Tue Apr 22, 2014

ABC News

Amgen Misses 1Q Views as Higher Costs Cut Profit

Despite higher sales, biotech drugmaker Amgen's first-quarter profit fell 25 percent as production and research costs rose sharply, while the year-ago quarter enjoyed a tax benefit.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Amgen, Healthcare Industry, Health

My Mother Lode

Amgen misses 1Q views as higher costs cut profit

Despite higher sales, biotech drugmaker Amgen's first-quarter profit fell 25 percent as production and research costs rose sharply, while the year-ago quarter enjoyed a tax benefit.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014

PR-inside.com

China osteoporosis drugs market: $1.6 billion industry in 2012

The report also discusses in detail the osteoporotic diagnostic services and equipments in China with DXA and QUS being the broad categories.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Pharmaceutical Online

Critical Pharma Begins Phase 1 Trial Of Nano-Enabled Osteoporosis Drug

Critical Pharmaceuticals with collaborators The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust announced the initiation of the first Phase I trial for a nano-enabled intranasal teriparatide product.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pharmacology

Tue Apr 15, 2014

B3C

Critical Pharmaceuticals, The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS ...

Critical Pharmaceuticals , The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust today announces the start of the first Phase I clinical trial in healthy post-menopausal women of a nano-enabled intranasal teriparatide product for the treatment of osteoporosis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Geriatric Medicine, Pharmacology

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patent Prospector

Terminal Dose

Hoffmann-La Roche got 7,718,634 & 7,410,957 , which claimed a dosing regime for treating osteoporosis.

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Related Topix: Hoffmann-La Roche, Medicine, Health

CiteULike

Cold-activated brown adipose tissue is an independent predictor of...

Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA , Vol.

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Related Topix: Medicine

EurekAlert!

Osteoporosis drugs appear to impede cell membrane repair

A class of drugs widely used to treat osteoporosis appears to impede a cell's ability to repair a protective outer membrane that helps determine what enters and exits, researchers report.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Cell Biology, Biology, Science

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Dr. Roach: Vitamins D-3, K can assist calcium metabolism

Dear Dr. Roach : I was prescribed Boniva and Fosamax by my gynecologist when my bone scan indicated a decreased bone density.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Calcium, Fosamax, Alendronate (generic), Health, Diabetes, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Naperville Sun

Study tests BStrong4Life System in relieving osteoporosis

BStrong4Life is a treatment option for osteoporosis, a condition where bones become weak and brittle.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Naperville, IL, Chiropractic, Uterine Cancer, Breast Cancer, Arthritis

Business Journal

Amgen breaks off deal with Glaxo for osteoporosis drug

Drug giant Amgen Inc. will pay GlaxoSmithKline $290 million to end a marketing agreement the two companies have in relation to osteoporosis drug Prolia.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Amgen, Healthcare Industry, Health, GlaxoSmithKline, Marketing

Medical News Today

Study of Norwegian students on the impact of computer time on bone mineral density

In boys, higher screen time was adversely associated with bone mineral density at all sites even when adjusted for specific lifestyle factors, according to results of a study presented at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

TTUHSC researcher looking into Vitamin E as osteoporosis treatment

Approximately $18 billion is spent to treat osteoporosis in the United States every year, said Dr. Caron K. Felton, certified menopause specialist at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sun Apr 06, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Teens' screen time may affect their bone health

Spending too much time sitting in front of screens may be linked to poorer bone health in teens, according to a new study from Norway.

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Related Topix: Erectile Dysfunction, Medicine, Smoking, Food and Drug Administration

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Inventor Spot

'Screen Time' Is Risk Factor For Low Bone Density In Teenage Boys

Most parents don't consider that their teenagers are at risk for osteoporosis; teens certainly don't think about it.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family, Teenagers, Arthritis

EurekAlert!

IOF Olof Johnell Science Award presented to Dr. Jonathan D. Adachi

Professor Jonathan D. Adachi M.D. has been named the winner of the International Osteoporosis Foundation's 2014 Olof Johnell Science Award.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Rheumatology, Arthritis, Spain, World News,

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Science Daily

Does too much time at the computer lead to lower bone mineral density in adolescents?

In boys, higher screen time was adversely associated to bone mineral density at all sites even when adjusted for specific lifestyle factors.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis, Norway, World News

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