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Oncologists struggling with chemotherapy drug shortages

Oncologists struggling with chemotherapy drug shortages

4 Jun 2013

Oncologists may omit vital chemotherapy doses when supplies are low.

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New antibiotic '100-times more effective at treating TB'

New antibiotic '100-times more effective at treating TB'

4 Jun 2013

The KKL-35 antibiotic could treat anthrax and tuberculosis by disrupting trans-translation.

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Fat triggers rheumatoid arthritis, scientists discover

Fat triggers rheumatoid arthritis, scientists discover

13 May 2013

Fat has been shown to trigger rheumatoid arthritis

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Antioxidants do not help women conceive

Antioxidants do not help women conceive

8 May 2013

Despite previous clinical trials suggesting that antioxidants can help women conceive, a new review says that this is not enough. Women who undergo fertility treatment are often encouraged to take dietary supplements that contain antioxidants. Yet th...

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Immunisation strategies for dengue fever improving

Immunisation strategies for dengue fever improving

7 May 2013

New data is helping improve immunisation strategies in the treatment of dengue fever.

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Popular epilepsy drug hits UK market in liquid form

Popular epilepsy drug hits UK market in liquid form

3 May 2013

A common treatment for epilepsy has been launched in the UK in liquid form

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Scientists a step closer to new treatments for breast and melanoma cancers

Scientists a step closer to new treatments for breast and melanoma cancers

3 May 2013

Scientists have discovered how to manipulate a mutant protein to kill cancer

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Scientists make T cell discovery that could improve stem cell transplant process

Scientists make T cell discovery that could improve stem cell transplant process

1 May 2013

A breakthrough on how T cells operate after stem cell transplants could lead to improvements in the process

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Valvuplasty balloon catheter receives 510(k) clearance in the US

Valvuplasty balloon catheter receives 510(k) clearance in the US

30 Apr 2013

A figure-8 valvuplasty balloon catheter has received 510(k) clearance in the US

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Achaogen signs $60m contract to launch Phase 3 drug trails

Achaogen signs $60m contract to launch Phase 3 drug trails

29 Apr 2013

US pharma firm Achaogen has signed a new deal to push forward its research into plazomicin.

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Scientists discover synthetic vitamin D could combat liver fibrosis

Scientists discover synthetic vitamin D could combat liver fibrosis

26 Apr 2013

A synthetic form of vitamin D could be used to prevent the progression of liver fibrosis.

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US research hints at new methods for identifying colorectal cancer

US research hints at new methods for identifying colorectal cancer

26 Apr 2013

A study from the US has identified potential methods for detecting colorectal cancer.

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