Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTUsing an enzyme-blocking molecule that shuts down fat synthesis in cancer cells, researchers stunt tumor growth in transplanted cells and animal models.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearch has found that experimental drug, laquinimod, could potentially reduce the progression and may even prevent the development of multiple sclerosis.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTIn a study of 1000 adult patients with unplanned admission to a tertiary hospital in Singapore, the prevalence of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) at the time of admission was 12.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTCoaxing stem cells from patients to become heart cells may help clinicians personalize drug treatments and prevent heart-related toxicity.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTWinning sports teams have long inspired business leaders, but now their strategies are influencing pharmaceutical researchers.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA class of drugs used to deworm animals may have the potential to treat even the deadliest strains of Clostridium difficile in humans, new study suggests.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew screening strategy could speed discovery of antiviral medications.A new, computer-based screening method could reveal the virus-fighting potential of drugs originally developed to treat other...
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTScientists have discovered a new way to test hundreds of cancer drugs very quickly, which could drastically cut the time it takes to find potential breast cancer treatments, according to a Cancer...
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTNasal spray can provide much-needed relief, but some can cause “nasal spray addiction.” Learn which sprays can cause it and what the symptoms are.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTTwo trials have found that giving benralizumab injections over the course of a year may reduce the frequency of asthma exacerbations in severe asthma.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTDoes popular belief that cannabis reduces motivation hold true? Researchers investigate across two studies, yielding surprising findings.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTTwo drugs already approved for other reasons can stop Zika dividing in the body and causing the early fetal cell damage that leads to birth defects.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTNearly nine out of 10 physicians and researchers who helped develop a leading set of cancer care guidelines in the United States reported financial ties to the pharmaceutical and medical device...
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe Daily Meal report on intravenous vitamin therapies - also known as vitamin drip treatments - which have gained popularity recently.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTHigh prescription drug prices are attributable to several causes, including the approach the U.S.
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTTreating rats with a compound that blocks TrkB receptors in the brain's reward system was found to reverse signs of cocaine dependency, researchers report.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have identified a drug candidate that is as effective as morphine for relieving pain, but without the harmful side effects of opioids.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTScientists at MIT and the University of São Paulo in Brazil have identified the structure of an enzyme that could be a good target for drugs combatting three diseases common in the developing...
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTA study suggests that acetaminophen use, generally considered safe during pregnancy, may lead to a higher rate of behavioral issues in children.
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTIn what is hailed as a 'game changer' for future asthma treatment, a new study shows an asthma pill is effective in treating symptoms of the condition.
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew analysis suggests common and costly medications made from living cells can be equivalent even when manufactured by different company.
Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTA device that acts as a portable pharmacy for use in remote areas of the world has been developed as a cost-effective solution for on-demand treatments.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTAn investigation published by The BMJ reveals how the NHS is impeding access to high priced drugs for hepatitis C.
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:00:00 PDTAcetaminophen is the most commonly used painkiller in the U.S., but increasingly, researchers have questioned its safety. We look at the possible risks.
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDTIn a new study, scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified drug candidates that can boost a cell's ability to catch the "typos" in protein production that can cause a...