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Imcyse obtains authorization to launch Phase 1b trial in Type 1 diabetes

Liège, Belgium, May 30, 2017 – Imcyse, who develop active specific therapies for the treatment and prevention of severe chronic diseases, today announces that the Belgian and British regulatory authorities have authorized the launch...
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Biocon Academy Introduces First Of Its Kind Career Advancement Program In ‘Clinical Development’ in...

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, June 08, 2017: Biocon Academy, a CSR initiative of Asia’s leading biotechnology company, has announced the introduction of a unique program in ‘Clinical Development’ in collaboration with Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) in...
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Medical devices manufacturing park to have common irradiation plant

Meeting with manufacturers to be held on June 14 The Medical Devices Manufacturing Park in Visakhapatnam district will have a common gamma irradiation plant, according to Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas. The units in the park make...

Four pivotal NIH-funded artificial pancreas research efforts begin

The first of several major research efforts to test and refine artificial pancreas systems is now underway. Four separate projects, funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), are...
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The secret of scientists who impact policy

Why does some research lead to changes in public policy, while other studies of equal quality do not? That crucial question - how science impacts policy - is central to the research of University of...

Childhood and adolescent vaccine schedules reviewed

Every year, the recommended childhood and adolescent vaccine schedules are reviewed, adjusted and approved by the following governing bodies:  American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the Centers for Disease...
Dr. Joel Funari performs some 300 tooth extractions annually at his private practice in Devon, Pa. He's part of a group of dentists reassessing opioid prescribing guidelines in the state.

Dentists Work To Ease Patients’ Pain With Fewer Opioids

Firsts can be life-changing — think about your first kiss, your first time behind the wheel of a car. But what about the first time you got a prescription for a narcotic? James Hatzell, from...
healthcare reform

Trump Outlines 5 Principles For Healthcare Reform

Dive Brief: President Donald Trump outlined five principles he wants to see enacted for healthcare reform during a speech to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday evening. Trump called on all Democrats and...
dollar

Dollar Drops To Near 2-month Low On Trump’s Healthcare Defeat

The dollar slid to a near two-month low against a basket of currencies on Monday as concerns mounted about the chances of US fiscal stimulus after President Donald Trump's failure to push through a...

Despite Prevention Guidelines, Few Smokers Seek CT Scans To Check For Lung Cancer

Lung cancer screening rates have barely budged in recent years, according to a new study, even though under the health law many people don’t have to pay anything out-of-pocket for them because the test...