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2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

What You Should Know About Gilead's Sovaldi And Johnson & Johnson's Olysio

Sovaldi won FDA approval in December, and despite only being available for a few weeks, Sovaldi still recorded $140 million in sales during the fourth quarter.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, J and J Snack Foods, Food

6 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables

Table I Summary of provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases, United States, cumulative, week ending April 19, 2014 Figure I Selected notifiable disease reports, United States, comparison of provisional 4-week totals ending April 19, 2014, with historical data Table II Provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases, United States, weeks ... (more)

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu

10 hrs ago | Aidsmap

Three-drug AbbVie combination safe and highly effective in treatment...

Our award-winning series of patient information booklets. Each title provides a comprehensive overview of one aspect of living with HIV.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Medicine, Cyclosporine (generic), Neoral

14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

95% of Israeli children get their recommended vaccinations

To mark World Immunization Week, Health Ministry publishes stats showing country's immunization baskets are among the broadest in world.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Chickenpox

18 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

A wake up call for all Baby Boomers

A seldom discussed virus infection is expected to lead to what has been described as a "tsunami" of liver transplants during the coming decade.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Health, Liver Cancer, Opinion

Wed Apr 23, 2014

ScienceBlogs

Vaccinated person transmits measles to other vaccinated people- MMR doesnt work? [erv]

A few things I would want in a 'perfect' vaccine- Only one dose is needed, zero side-effects, 100% protective antibody or CTL mediated immunity for life, inability of the target pathogen to evolve resistance to the vaccine, dirt cheap, can be stored at room temperature , doesnt need to be administered with a needle- Im sure you and I can think of a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Chickenpox, Medicine, Influenza, Infectious Diseases

WNYC-AM New York

Costly Hepatitis C Pill Shreds Drug Industry Sales Record

The launch of Sovaldi, the $1,000-a-day pill for hepatitis C, is shaping up as the most successful ever.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Biotech, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Startups

Information Technology

Research and Markets: Heplisav: 1018 ISS Immunostimulatory...

Heplisav [Hepatitis B vaccine, 1018 ISS immunostimulatory oligonucleotide with HBsAg ] is Dynavax Technologies' adjuvanted pipeline vaccine candidate that guards adults against acute and chronic infections caused by all known strains of HBV, with a particular emphasis on protecting adults that have failed to achieve seroconversion from the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Science / Technology, Cloud Computing

Newsday

Stocks edge lower after six-day rally

The stock market slipped Wednesday after rallying for six straight days as investors worked through another round of quarterly earnings reports from U.S. companies.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Robots, Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Health

ABC News

US Stocks Edge Lower After a Six-Day Rise

The stock market slipped Wednesday, after rising for six straight days, as investors worked through another round of quarterly earnings reports from U.S. companies.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Robots, Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Health

BioMed Central

Hepatitis B spliced protein (HBSP) promotes the carcinogenic effects...

The risk of hepatocellular carcinoma increases in chronic hepatitis B surface antigen carriers who often have concomitant increase in the levels of benzo[alpha]pyrene-7,8-diol-9,10-epoxide -DNA adduct in liver tissues, suggesting a possible co-carcinogenesis of Hepatitis B virus and benzo[alpha]pyrene in HCC; however the exact mechanisms involved ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Aidsmap

Sofosbuvir for hepatitis C works well despite multiple negative predictive factors

Our award-winning series of patient information booklets. Each title provides a comprehensive overview of one aspect of living with HIV.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Genetics

Customer Interaction Solutions

Research and Markets: Global Hepatitis C Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets 2013-2019

The global market has the potential to grow to a value of $18.6 billion by 2019, more than tripling the 2012 market value of $5.8 billion Hepatitis C Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2019 - Outstanding Recent Approvals and Late-Stage Pipeline to Transform Clinical and Commercial Landscape.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

South Florida Blade

Need Wood: Is Size King?

I keep getting all this spam for penis enlargement creams and pills in my email box.

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Related Topix: Email Spam, Medicine

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Gilead Sciences' CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Welcome to the Gilead Sciences' first quarter 2014 earnings conference call. I would now like to turn the call over to Patrick O'Brien, Vice President of Investor Relations.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Health, Marketing

Daily Monitor

Government needs Shs75b for Hepatitis B fight, says minister

Ms Sarah Opendi, the state minister for health, said the money is required for purchase of drugs for treatment and vaccines for the next two years.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

BioMed Central

Prevalence and trends of markers of hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C...

Diego M Flichman , Jorgelina L Blejer , Beatriz I Livellara , Viviana E Re , Sonia Bartoli , Juan A Bustos , Claudia P Ansola , Susana Hidalgo , Martin E Cerda , Alicia E Levin , Adriana Huenul , Victoria Riboldi , Elena MC Trevino , Horacio J Salamone , Felix A Nunez , Robert J Fernandez , Juan F Reybaud and Rodolfo H Campos ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Chronicle Herald

Mike MacDonald seriously funny

Ottawa-based comedian Mike MacDonald makes his first Ha!ifax Comedy Fest appearance at the opening gala Wednesday night at Casino Nova Scotia.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Canada, World News, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

Fox News

Gilead Profit Triples On Hepatitis C Drug Revenue

Gilead Sciences Inc , which ignited a fierce debate over prescription drug prices, said its new $1,000 hepatitis C pill generated quarterly sales of $2.27 billion, helping the company's quarterly net profit nearly triple.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Health, Startups, Business News

MarketWatch

Gilead shares climb; AT&T, Amgen shares fall

Gilead Sciences Inc., AT&T Inc. and Amgen Inc. were among the stocks actively trading Tuesday evening, with shares of Gilead climbing after handily beating Wall Street's quarterly earnings and revenue expectations and reporting a sales surge for its new hepatitis C treatment.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Amgen, Healthcare Industry, Gilead Sciences, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Financial Markets, Health

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