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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)
10 hrs ago
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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.
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)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
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 .
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.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Axxess Pharma has a Portfolio of Products to Market; Analyst Report...
Axxess Pharma intends to market these products with affordable pricing and widespread availability.
New Findings from University of Michigan in Rheumatoid Arthritis...
Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Autoimmune Diseases is the subject of a report.
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 ."
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.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Cannabinoid receptor 2 as a potential therapeutic target in rheumatoid arthritis
Some of cannabinoids, which are chemical compounds contained in marijuana, are immunosuppressive.
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.
'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.
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.