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37 min ago | Bioscience Technology
The best way to cure most cases of cancer is to surgically remove the tumor. The Achilles heel of this approach, however, is that the surgeon may fail to extract the entire tumor, leading to a local recurrence.
1 hr ago | Baltimore News
Maryland's health secretary will be joining the full-time faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
5 hrs ago | Clarksville Online
The Tennessee Department of Health's Vital Statistics office today released data on 2013 drug overdose deaths in the state.
Impax Laboratories Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued certain observations regarding violations in the company's manufacturing plant in Taiwan.
The fast food giant is enormously popular in China where it has 2,000 outlets, each one typically overflowing with hungry crowds.
Skin cancer is on the rise, according to the American Cancer Society, with more cases diagnosed annually than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer cases combined.
Drug firm Ranbaxy Laboratories today reported consolidated net loss of Rs 185.92 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Decorative contact lenses may seem like a fun accessory, but if you're not careful, they can cause serious eye damage.
Hikma has bought defunct manufacturer Ben Venue and says it could reactivate the site in the long-term, despite the transfer of equipment across its sterile injectables network.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approved use of Imbruvica to treat patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who carry a deletion in chromosome 17 , which is associated with poor responses to standard treatment for CLL.
A spice sold in 17 states including South Carolina is being recalled because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
Smart phones and mobile devices are on the cusp of revolutionizing health care, armed with mobile health apps capable of providing everything from cardiac measurements to sonograms.
About 100 drugs already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for other purposes can also prevent the growth of certain bacterial pathogens inside human cells, including those that cause Legionnaires' disease, brucellosis, and Mediterranean spotted fever.
A Danbury company researching better ways to treat diabetes has expanded its funding sources through a stock sale agreement with an investment firm.
The US Food and Drug Administration is inviting public comment on plans to allow drug companies to reserve proprietary names for medicines as early as the end of Phase II trials.
The Food and Drug Administration granted marketing approval to Actilate, an antibacterial developed by Aqua Pharmaceuticals to treat severe acne and other skin infections.
AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc., which late last week had to tamp down investor enthusiasm after a leak that its pain drug system was approved by regulators, lost more than 30 percent in pre-market trading Monday after the Food and Drug Administration rejected the drug-device.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 12:10 pm
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