FDA Approves Gamifant (emapalumab-lzsg) for Primary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis

2018-11-22 07:46:52
November 20, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Gamifant (emapalumab) for the treatment of pediatric (newborn and above) and adult patients with primary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) who have refractory, recurrent...

FDA Approves Daurismo (glasdegib) for Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia

2018-11-22 07:41:16
November 21, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Daurismo (glasdegib) tablets to be used in combination with low-dose cytarabine (LDAC), a type of chemotherapy, for the treatment of newly-diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML...

AR101 Oral Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy The PALISADE Group of Clinical Investigators*

2018-11-20 13:12:29
BACKGROUNDPeanut allergy, for which there are no approved treatment options, affects patients who are at risk for unpredictable and occasionally life-threatening allergic reactions.METHODSIn a phase 3 trial, we screened participants 4 to 55 years of...

More Than 400 Drugs

2018-11-20 11:34:16
Now you can check doses and Pharmacolgy of More than 400 Drugs in respective sections

FDA Approves Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) in Combination with Chemotherapy for Adults with Previously Untreated Systemic Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma or Other CD30-Expressing Peripheral T-Cell Lymphomas

2018-11-20 10:44:39
BOTHELL, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2018-- Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:SGEN) today announced a new approval for Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) in combination with CHP chemotherapy (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, prednisone) from th...

FDA Approves Aemcolo (rifamycin) to Treat Travelers’ Diarrhea

2018-11-19 11:24:41
November 16, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Aemcolo (rifamycin), an antibacterial drug indicated for the treatment of adult patients with travelers’ diarrhea caused by noninvasive strains of Escherichia coli (E. coli), n...

Scorpion venom to shuttle drugs into the brain

2018-11-19 11:21:39
The Peptides and Proteins lab at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) has published a paper in Chemical Communications describing the capacity of a small molecule (peptide) derived from chlorotoxin, found in scorpion venom (Giant...

India made cardiac stent wins quality and efficacy test against international brands

2018-11-16 08:49:52
The company states that no other medical device maker has so far attempted to document and publish the safety and efficacy data of DES over such a long period. An Indian medical device company has claimed that the drug eluting stent (DES) it loc...

NIPER SAS Nagar (Mohali) 6th biennial international conference kicks off with focus on drug discovery from natural products

2018-11-16 07:22:26
NIPER SAS Nagar 6th international conference will highlight discovery of new biological pathways; New/novel chemical entities as lead scaffolds; nutraceuticals and functional foods; infectious & parasitic diseases; life-style and metabolic disord...

NEW MENTAL HEALTHCARE ACT

2018-11-13 14:24:57
The Union Health Ministry on May 29 this year notified the Mental Healthcare Act 2017, replacing the three decades old Mental Health Act 1987 which had several flaws and gaps and lacked provisions to protect the identity or privacy of the individuals...