breast cancer

Confusion over the cause of symptoms may be affecting whether or not women take...

Women who are at high risk of developing breast cancer may be failing to take the preventive anti-cancer drug tamoxifen because they are confusing naturally-occurring symptoms with side effects from the medicine, according to...
Depression

New Study Links Hot Flashes with Depression

With age comes a greater risk of depression, especially in women.  With 15% of the female population in the US being 65 or older, and the number expected to double in the next 50...
Alma Bio Therapeutics

Alma Bio Therapeutics and Delphi Genetics extend strategic alliance on plasmid DNA drugs

Partnership will advance development of drugs aimed at treating underlying cause of uncontrolled inflammation in autoimmune diseases Alma Bio Therapeutics SAS (Alma) and Delphi Genetics SA announce today that they are taking their strategic alliance...
Invent Farma

Invent Farma of Neuraxpharm Group announces the acquisition of FB Health in Italy

The Invent Farma / neuraxpharm Group (the Group), a leading speciality generics company focussed on CNS, today announced the acquisition of FB Health S.p.A. (FB Health), an Italy-based speciality pharma company focused on neurology...
HPV testing

HPV testing leads to earlier detection and treatment of cervical pre-cancer

Women who receive human papillomavirus (HPV) testing, in addition to a pap smear, receive a faster, more complete diagnosis of possible cervical precancer, according to a study of over 450,000 women by Queen Mary...
Depression

NAMS 2017 Position Statement Updates Guidelines for Hormone Therapy Use

A new position statement on the use of hormone therapy (HT) for menopausal and postmenopausal women from The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) has been published online today in the Society’s journal, Menopause. “The...
domainex

Domainex expands partnership with Imperial College London to reduce heart muscle damage during heart...

Domainex Ltd. expands its partnership with Imperial College London, to discover novel therapies that reduce heart muscle damage during heart attacks. The aim is to discover a drug that inhibits the enzyme MAP4K4, which plays...
HPV testing

Blood cell discovery identifies patients with aggressive prostate cancer

Patients who have aggressive prostate cancer could be identified by a highly accurate and simple blood test, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). The research discovered rare cells in...
Biocon mylan

Mylan and Biocon Present Clinical Data on Insulin Glargine at the American Diabetes Association’s...

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India and HERTFORDSHIRE, England, PITTSBURGH, June 10/11, 2017 – Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL) and Biocon Ltd. (BSE code: 532523, NSE: BIOCON) today announced the presentation of new data from the insulin...
insurance market

If Insurance Market Crashes, Can Lawmakers Put The Pieces Back Together?

In his high-stakes strategy to overhaul the federal health law, President Donald Trump is threatening to upend the individual health insurance market with several key policies. But if the market actually breaks, could anyone...