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  1. Drug repurposing study sheds light on heart disease riskRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Science Daily

    A team led by researchers has developed a computational technique to reveal the unknown side effects -- both good and bad -- of hundreds of drugs. That knowledge could help pharmacologists discover new indications for drugs already on the market and repurpose them for other disorders.

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  2. How Apple's AI imaging vision may save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | ComputerWorld

    ... or to guide workflow during medical procedures, as noted here . In recent weeks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved software that detects diabetic retinopathy based on images and AI. [ Take this mobile device management course from ...

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  3. OptiNose, Inc (OPTN) CEO Peter Miller on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the OptiNose Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded.

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  4. First marijuana-derived prescription drug cost $32,500 a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NOLA.com

    A new marijuana -derived drug to treat rare forms of severe epilepsy in children will cost about $32,500 per patient, per year. Epidiolex, the first cannabis pharmaceutical to be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, contains the active ingredient cannabidiol .

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  5. Acasti Pharma Provides Business Update for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2019Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Jan D'Alvise, president and CEO of Acasti Pharma, commented, "Our two TRILOGY Phase 3 studies remain on track to complete enrollment this year. Importantly, as of August 10, 2018 we have reached almost 60% enrollment, with 770 patients enrolled, and 110 patients randomized at 126 clinical sites across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

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  6. Ethiopian 7-year trial finds that childhood eye infection increases after antibiotic program endsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... reduced with the addition of azithromycin to tobramycin inhalation ... (HealthDay)-The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning patients with cancers of the blood or lymph nodes who undergo a donor stem cell transplant not to take azithromycin, ...

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  7. New York sues OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma over opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... concerns about the "opioid crisis." The Stamford, Connecticut-based company said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration "continues to approve" of scientific and medical information it has provided to doctors. New York is seeking to impose civil ...

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  8. Chesapeake man meets with members of Congress about protecting kids from candy-flavored tobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A 20-year-old Chesapeake man is looking to make a difference, and his attempt to do so brought him to meet with members of Congress, including Virginia's own Bobby Scott, Tim Kaine and Mark Warner. Joshua Pritchett met with the state's Senators and one of its Representative's in July at a workshop for Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids to discuss the need for strong regulations from the Food and Drug Administration of all tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes and cigars that are sold in a huge assortment of sweet flavors that are popular with kids.

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  9. Valsartan Recall ExpandedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | US Recall News

    High blood pressure and congestive heart failure drugs that contain the drug valsartan were recalled recently, but the recall was just expanded August 8, 2018. In this latest update, the Food and Drug Administration says it expanded the list of products affected under the recall and even some valsartan-containing products that are unaffected.

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  10. Egg and Beef Issues Highlight Jump in Food & Beverage Recall Activity in Q2 2018Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    With 2018 shaping up to be a serious year for foodborne illnesses,1 food recall activity by both the FDA and USDA saw significant increases in Q2 2018 due largely to bacterial contamination, undeclared allergens and foreign materials, according to the latest Recall Index released last week by Stericycle Expert Solutions . The Recall Index covers recalls in the food, pharmaceutical, automotive, medical device and consumer product industries.

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  11. BioSig gets approval for U.S. sales of ablation surgery deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... medical centers. BioSig announced Tuesday that it has received marketing clearance from the Food and Drug Administration for Afib ablation procedures, based on preclinical studies with results published in eight different peer-reviewed papers. ...

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  12. Biomarker Test Market 2018-2022 with SWOT Analysis Regarding Upcoming ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SBWire

    MarketResearchFuture.com Provide Premium Research Reports of every sector which is made by Professional Researcher with the fresh Content ever and this time Added Premium Research Reports on "Biomarker Test Market Research Report- Global Forecast to 2022" Which is Belongs to the Life Science Category So it Helps to Organizations to take Major Decisions and it also Help to Analysis of Market Growth. The Global Biomarker Test Market is expected to reach USD 16,112.8 million by the end of the forecasted period 2016-2022 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14.5%.

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  13. Cephalic Disorders Treatment Market Size, Analysis, and Forecast Report by 2018 to 2028Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... provides 50 % tax credit for expenditures incurred for clinical testing for orphan drugs. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also provides a 7-year market exclusivity for orphan diseases. ORPHANET, a consortium of 40 countries, is another ...

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  14. Drug repurposing study sheds light on heart disease riskRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    A team led by researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital has developed a computational technique to reveal the unknown side effects-both good and bad-of hundreds of drugs. That knowledge could help pharmacologists discover new indications for drugs already on the market and repurpose them for other disorders.

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  15. Lexaira Bioscience demonstrates high bioavailability in CBD platformRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    ... on CBD in foodstuffs," a said Bunka. Bunka asserted that there is a big difference between US Food and Drug Administration-approved drug therapies and consumer supplements that may or may not have effectiveness. He stated that regulation is driving ...

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  16. Cetuximab+RT found to be inferior to standard treatment in HPV+ oropharyngeal cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... inferior overall and progression-free survival, compared to cisplatin and radiation. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has previously approved cetuximab with radiation for patients with head and neck cancer, including oropharyngeal cancer. ...

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  17. The Promise and Peril of Vaginal a oeRejuvenationaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    ... the MonaLisa Touch. The MonaLisa Touch uses laser technology that has been cleared by the Food and Drug Administration for a host of skin treatments, including reducing the appearance of acne scars and excising small lesions. But lately the device ...

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  18. First Israeli patient gets startup's knee cartilage-regrowing implantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... conducting a global clinical trial of its technology and hoping to receive approval from the US Food and Drug Administration. The goal is to commercialize a product that could bring relief to millions of sufferers of cartilage knee pain within a few ...

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  19. Heart,pressure meds recall: Red flags raised a year agoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    An official raised concerns with the Chinese manufacturer of a widely used heart drug more than a year before it was recalled for containing a probable cancer-causing chemical. pics: pexels.com The Washington Post has reported that a Food and Drug Administration inspector raised concerns with the Chinese manufacturer of a widely used heart drug more than a year before it was recalled for containing a probable cancer-causing chemical.

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  20. New device for assisting accurate hemodialysis catheter placementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... develop a medical supportive device for hemodialysis catheter puncture. (HealthDay)-The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has permitted marketing of two catheter-based devices designed to create an arteriovenous (AV) fistula in patients with chronic ...

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