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January 12, 2018

In the fight against HIV, medication nonadherence remains a major challenge. Although combination therapies have been successful in…
New strategy may drop cancer’s guard

December 1, 2016

A drug used now to treat Type 2 diabetes may someday help beat breast and ovarian cancers, but…
Two mood drugs combat virus implicated in birth defects

September 21, 2016

Two mood-stabilizing drugs provide protection against a potentially dangerous virus implicated in birth defects as well as disease…
Finding a treatment for ALS

July 14, 2016

University of Tokyo researchers have shown that a new drug used to treat epilepsy may hold the key…
Engineers develop a pill for long-term drug release

April 6, 2016

New tablet attaches to the lining of the GI tract, resists being pulled away Researchers from MIT and…
Genetically modified E. coli pump out morphine precursor

February 26, 2016

Bacteria engineered in Japan yield 300 times more opiates than yeast A common gut microbe could soon be…
FDA-approved drug protects mice from Ebola

December 8, 2015

The recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed more than 11,300 lives and starkly revealed the lack…
Study links Facebook connections, alcohol use in college-aged females

December 8, 2015

Researchers at the University of Georgia have found links between certain patterns of connections among Facebook friends and…
First, do no harm: Hospital patients given anti-heartburn drugs have higher risk of dying, study finds

November 12, 2015

Right now, in any American hospital, about half of the patients have a prescription for an acid-reducing drug…
Better Treatment for PTSD

November 12, 2015

A drug used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may be a significantly better treatment alternative for post-traumatic…
Bang for the buck in stroke prevention: study compares new & old drugs

November 10, 2015

When it comes to preventing stroke, millions of Americans with irregular heartbeats face a choice: Take one of…
Drug protects fertility and may prolong life in chemo-treated mice

November 10, 2015

A University of Wisconsin-Madison physician and her research team have shown that a heart medication can prevent ovarian…
Safety of Drinking with New Female Libido Drug Tested in Mostly Men

September 1, 2015

In celebrating last week’s federal approval of Addyi, the first-ever drug to treat female sexual dysfunction, Sprout Pharmaceutical…
Biomarker for predicting medication effect in ADHD

July 14, 2015

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have shown that it using the change in signal obtained from near-infrared…
Study Suggests Future Precision Medicine Approach to Treating Metabolic Syndrome, Related Disorders

July 7, 2015

In the first study of its kind, Penn researchers have shown how an anti-diabetic drug can have variable…
Poll finds cannabis users ignoring the risks of drug driving

June 10, 2015

An internet poll of more than 4,600 Australians has revealed cannabis users are ignoring the dangers of drug driving…
Bioengineers invent a way to speed up drug discovery

June 20, 2014

Think of the human body as an intricate machine whose working parts are proteins: molecules that change shape…
Some breast cancer tumors hijack patient epigenetic machinery to evade drug therapy

March 27, 2014

This image shows HOXC10 expression in a primary breast cancer tumor. Brown is HOXC10 and blue/purple is a…
Investigational drug evaluated in newborns to treat rare disorder

March 26, 2014

E. HOLLAND DURANDO Robert and Sarah Yaroch visit their son Andrew in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)…
Research suggests Valproate pill could give anyone perfect pitch

January 8, 2014

(A) The setup of the AP task. The purple characters and squares indicate names and corresponding keys used…
Centipede venom could lead to new class of pain drug

October 1, 2013

A protein found in centipede venom could be developed into a drug to treat chronic pain that is…
Researchers advance the art of drug testing

August 28, 2013

On a rectangular chip slightly smaller than a person’s finger, two scientists and an engineer are writing what…
Researchers put chemistry lab on paper to detect low-quality medicine

July 1, 2013

Marya Lieberman, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, and her collaborators have…
Protein shaped like a spider

May 1, 2013

The protein C4BP is similar to a spider in its spatial form with eight “arms”. The structure of…
Foul-smelling gas shows health benefits in reducing joint swelling

April 30, 2013

A gas associated with the smell of rotten eggs has proven to effectively reduce joint swelling, in research…
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