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4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Research underway to create pomegranate drug to stem Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

Dr. Olumayokun Olajide's research will now look to produce compound derivatives of punicalagin for a drug that would treat neuro-inflammation Dr. Olumayokun Olajide's research will now look to produce compound derivatives of punicalagin for a drug that would treat neuro-inflammation, slowing down the progression of Alzheimer's THE onset of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Medicine, Dementia

10 hrs ago | BioResearch Online

Innovations In Purification: Lowering Cost And Accelerating Drug...

Monoclonal antibodies are becoming key therapeutic agents for treating complex diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis and cancer, as well as niche and rare disorders.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Aug 20, 2014

International Business Times

Worm Pill Could Ease Autoimmune Disease Symptoms

Experts believe that the peptides in parasitic worms could lead them to a probable treatment for various autoimmune diseases including rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, multiple sclerosis and psoriasis.

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Related Topix: Medicine

T-GAAP

Steve Ballmer's Need To Be Relevant

We just can not get rid of this guy. Like a nagging winter cough, a bad back or rheumatoid arthritis, Steve Ballmer's need to be relevant seems insatiable.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Microsoft, Startups

Sys-Con Media

Payers Exert Cost Controls on High-Cost Biologics to Treat Autoimmune Conditions

The cost trend for rheumatoid arthritis , which MCOs expect to average 19 percent, is a major concern for more than two-thirds of the 40 surveyed MCO pharmacy directors/medical directors.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Rheumatology, Psoriatic Arthritis

Ivanhoe

Alzheimer's Clue

A new study may help scientists unlock a medical mystery. Researchers have found that rheumatoid arthritis patients seem to have protection from developing Alzheimer's disease.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WJBQ-FM Portland

2nd Annual DAM Golf Tourney to Honor Devon Allen Merritt a " 9/15/14

After being diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis, which developed into a rare lung disease, Devon Allen Merritt from Portland passed away March 29, 2013 at the age of 24. In his honor friends and family hold DAM Golf Tourney to fund scholarships for Portland High School graduates.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Portland, ME

P&T Community

Survey: U.S. Rheumatologists Embrace Xeljanz (Tofacitinib) After Label Change

Decision Resources Group, a health care research firm located in Burlington, Mass., finds that the FDA's approval of the supplemental new drug application for Xeljanz in February 2014 to include the reduction of radiographic progression of structural joint damage has had a positive effect on U.S. rheumatologists' perceptions of this treatment for ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Rheumatology, Burlington, MA, Health

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Newswise

AMGF Announces Participants in Learning Collaborative: Managing Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

The American Medical Group Foundation today announced participants in a collaborative dedicated to finding best practices in managing patients with rheumatoid arthritis .

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Related Topix: Health, Nashville, TN

Hispanic Business

Daiichi Sankyo -Initiation of Phase 3 Trial of CHS-0214...

The primary endpoint is ACR 20*2 at 24 weeks. as bio-kozokuhin or 'follow-on biologics') are biologic medical products that are similar to already approved biotechnology applied pharmaceuticals but are developed by a different manufacturer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Enbrel, Etanercept (generic), Arthritis

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Daily Mail

Psychic surgeons: They claim to channel spirits who can shrink...

Two ago, Cynthia Knapp was virtually immobilised by rheumatoid arthritis. The auto-immune disease, which causes joints to swell, had left the 67-year-old in such agonising neck and back pain, she was often unable to hobble the few feet from bedroom to bathroom.

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Related Topix: Arthritis, Medicine

Sat Aug 16, 2014

PR-inside.com

Just Published: "VLST Corporation, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile"

The company discovers, develops and commercializes therapeutics to treat inflammatory and autoimmune disorders.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Crohn's Disease, Health

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Axxess Pharma has a Portfolio of Products to Market; Analyst Report...

Axxess Pharma intends to market these products with affordable pricing and widespread availability.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Urinary Tract Infections, Migraine Headache, Arthritis, Financial Markets, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Hispanic Business

New Findings from University of Michigan in Rheumatoid Arthritis...

Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Autoimmune Diseases is the subject of a report.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Biology, Science

Hispanic Business

Researchers from University of Cambridge Detail New Studies and...

ADAM17 is implicated in the pathogenesis of many diseases including rheumatoid arthritis and cancers such as head and neck squamous cell carcinoma ."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Hispanic Business

New Data Shows High Efficacy for Can-Fite's CF101 in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Psoriasis Patients

The retrospective study, conducted by a third party statistician group, analyzed the correlation between response to CF101 and patients' body mass index in the Phase II/III Psoriasis interim results as well as the recently completed Phase II Rheumatoid Arthritis trial.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Tue Aug 12, 2014

BioMed Central

Cannabinoid receptor 2 as a potential therapeutic target in rheumatoid arthritis

Some of cannabinoids, which are chemical compounds contained in marijuana, are immunosuppressive.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Globe and Mail

Can anti-inflammatory foods help me fight arthritis in later life?

Both my parents have severe rheumatoid arthritis. Can changing my diet now, in my 30s, help protect me against the same fate? I've heard of "anti-inflammatory" foods.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Genetics, Nutrition, Vitamin C, Supplement, Fish Oil

PhysOrg Weblog

'Worm pill' could ease autoimmune disease symptoms

Experts believe a molecule in parasitic worms could help explain why worm infections can effectively treat a range of autoimmune diseases, including multiple sclerosis, psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health, Genetics

RedOrbit

Understanding Arthritis: It Comes In Many Forms

Arthritis is a very painful inflammation of one or more of a person's joints. It can simply be a dull, annoying ache, but arthritis may cause severe to debilitating pain.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Gout, Psoriatic Arthritis, Back Pain

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