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RIGEL PHARMA AWAITS FDA APPROVAL FOR TAVALISSE, BUILDS COMMERCIAL ORG FOR DRUG LAUNCH

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is set to rule on Tavalisse , an oral spleen tyrosine kinase inhibitor, for adult patients with...

CORRECTION TO: ENTRAPMENT OF AN EGFR INHIBITOR INTO NANOSTRUCTURED LIPID CARRIERS IMPROVES ITS ANTITUMOR ACTIVITY AGAINST HUMAN HEPATOCARCINOMA CELLS

Following publication of our article , we became aware that Roberto Di Gesù had been omitted from the list of authors. The corrected...

 
 
 

CELGENE SCOOPS UP SAN DIEGO BIOTECH IN $7B DEAL

The company said it will acquire Impact Biomedicines and its JAK inhibitor program targeting myelofibrosis.

Therapy or pills to treat anxiety in kids?

THERAPY OR PILLS TO TREAT ANXIETY IN KIDS?

Mayo Clinic researchers recently published a paper examining the body of research on the use of cognitive behavioral therapy and/or...

 
 
 
Acupuncture can Reduce Joint Pain in Breast Cancer Patients

ACUPUNCTURE CAN REDUCE JOINT PAIN IN BREAST CANCER PATIENTS

True acupuncture can significantly reduce joint pain among women who are being treated with an aromatase inhibitor in early-stage breast...

 
 
 

MOLECULAR DOCKING STUDIES OF BIOACTIVE COMPOUNDS FROM ANNONA MURICATA LINN AS POTENTIAL INHIBITORS FOR BCL-2, BCL-W AND MCL-1 ANTIAPOPTOTIC PROTEINS

Abstract Annona muricata Linn or usually identified as soursop is a potential anticancer plant that has been widely reported to contain...

Uncovering the Potential of Kinase Inhibitors as Cancer Therapeutics

UNCOVERING THE POTENTIAL OF KINASE INHIBITORS AS CANCER THERAPEUTICS

Study analyzed the interaction of 243 clinically tested inhibitors with hundreds of kinases to target and treat cancers.

 
 
 
Fractyl Labs raises $44 million in Series D to develop a treatment for type 2 diabetes

FRACTYL LABS RAISES $44 MILLION IN SERIES D TO DEVELOP A TREATMENT FOR TYPE 2 DIABETES

Fractyl Labs, a Lexington, Massachusetts-based startup developing treatments for diabetes, has raised $44 million in Series D financing...

Chemo Tops Pfizer, Merck KGaA Drug in Big Stomach Cancer Test

CHEMO TOPS PFIZER, MERCK KGAA DRUG IN BIG STOMACH CANCER TEST

Pfizer and Merck KGaA's bid to have a stomach cancer treatment that could leapfrog rival immunotherapies has fallen short. The companies...

 
 
 
High Levels of IDO may Put Leukemia Patients at Death Risk

HIGH LEVELS OF IDO MAY PUT LEUKEMIA PATIENTS AT DEATH RISK

High levels of an enzyme known to suppress the immune system may put patients diagnosed with the most common form of leukemia at the...

Cancer Drugs Can also Treat High Blood Pressure

CANCER DRUGS CAN ALSO TREAT HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

Hypertension or high blood pressure can be controlled with the use of fibroblast growth factor inhibitors that are used to halt the...

 
 
 
Roche Gains Ground on Rivals With Drug Combo's Success in Lung Cancer

ROCHE GAINS GROUND ON RIVALS WITH DRUG COMBO'S SUCCESS IN LUNG CANCER

Roche/Genentech reported this morning that its cancer immunotherapy drug, atezolizumab , has succeeded in a clinical study that could...

X4 Pharma Pulls In $27M for Immune Drug in Cancer, Rare Diseases

X4 PHARMA PULLS IN $27M FOR IMMUNE DRUG IN CANCER, RARE DISEASES

The immune system can't fight disease if its cells don't reach their targets. In some cancers and rare immune deficiency disorders,...

 
 
 
Immunotherapy Appears Safe for Cancer Patients With HIV

IMMUNOTHERAPY APPEARS SAFE FOR CANCER PATIENTS WITH HIV

For cancer patients with HIV, immunotherapy appears safe. Immunotherapies called checkpoint inhibitors are highly effective against...

Long-term Proton Pump Inhibitor Use Associated With Stomach Cancer

LONG-TERM PROTON PUMP INHIBITOR USE ASSOCIATED WITH STOMACH CANCER

The prolonged use of proton pump inhibitors, drugs used to reduce gastric acidity, has been linked to the development of stomach cancer.

 
 
 
Acid reflux pills 'raise risk of cancer by eight-fold'

ACID REFLUX PILLS 'RAISE RISK OF CANCER BY EIGHT-FOLD'

Scientists say people who regularly use proton pump inhibitors - common drugs used to treat acid reflux - are twice as likely to develop...

Terminated Blood Cancer Drug Springs Back to Life at SD Biotech

TERMINATED BLOOD CANCER DRUG SPRINGS BACK TO LIFE AT SD BIOTECH

A blood cancer drug resurrected by the scientist who helped discover the compound, and who shepherded it through years of R&D, got...

 
 
 
Popular Acid Reflux Medication Linked to Chronic Liver Disease

POPULAR ACID REFLUX MEDICATION LINKED TO CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE

Proton-pump inhibitors, or PPIs, are some of the most commonly prescribed medications in the world. In fact, one study estimates Americans...

Merck Abandons Plans to Seek FDA Approval of Cholesterol Drug

MERCK ABANDONS PLANS TO SEEK FDA APPROVAL OF CHOLESTEROL DRUG

Merck is pulling the plug on a cholesterol-lowering drug that met its main goal in a clinical trial but still raised questions about...