Not your grandparents’ nuclear medicine

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Now, a new form of nuclear medicine is on the scene and it looks nothing like the radiation therapy of the past. Novartis is investing in this emerging form of nuclear medicine because it has the potential to become a foundational pillar of cancer therapy.

Five Penn faculty elected to the National Academy of Medicine

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Five faculty members from Penn have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), one of the nation’s highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. William Beltran of the School of Veterinary Medicine, Matthew McHugh […]. Medicine & Health Epidemiology Genetics Internal Medicine Medicine/Health Pets/Ethology Public Health Zoology/Veterinary Science

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Foundation Medicine wins FDA OK for pan-tumor test as liquid biopsy market heats up

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The approval for the FoundationOne Liquid CDx follows the agency's nod earlier this month for Guardant Health's next-generation sequencing diagnostic

Penn Medicine researchers discover a rare genetic form of dementia

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Credit: Edward Lee PHILADELPHIA — A new, rare genetic form of dementia has been discovered by a team of Penn Medicine researchers. Medicine & Health Alzheimer Cell Biology Death/Dying Genetics Medicine/Health Mortality/Longevity Neurobiology

Fourth Bioelectronic Medicine Summit Showcases Broad Innovation

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UCLA physician-scientist elected to National Academy of Medicine

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Academy honors Dr. Antoni Ribas for his contributions to cancer research LOS ANGELES – Dr. Antoni Ribas, a world-renowned physician-scientist and professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, has been named to the National Academy of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. Cancer cancer Clinical Trials Medicine/Health

Ten new medicines backed for EU approval

Pharma Times

Dupixent, Forxiga and Opdivo were also recommended for therapeutic extensions

Study in Nature Medicine shows superior patient outcomes in LLS’s Beat AML clinical trial

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Rye Brook, NY (Monday, October 26, 2020) – Patients participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) groundbreaking precision medicine Beat AML Master Clinical Trial had superior outcomes compared to acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients who opted for standard chemotherapy treatment, according to findings published today in the prestigious Nature Medicine journal.

The future of genomic medicine: can it fulfil its promises?

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Here he gives us a deeper look at how genomic medicine is evolving and the barriers that are preventing it from reaching its full potential. At that time, we thought this would be the holy grail for medicine. Now, however, the field is changing with respect to genomic medicine.

College of Medicine researcher makes novel discoveries in preventing epileptic seizures

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Credit: Colin Hackley A team of researchers from the Florida State University College of Medicine has found that an amino acid produced by the brain could play a crucial role in preventing a type of epileptic seizure. Medicine & Health Medicine/Health Neurobiology

University of Alberta virologist awarded Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

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Michael Houghton discovered hepatitis C virus and now is developing a vaccine Credit: Photo: Michael Holly Michael Houghton was awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine today in recognition of his discovery of the hepatitis C (HCV) virus.

Rheos Medicines Appoints Dania Rabah, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

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–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rheos Medicines, a biopharmaceutical company harnessing insights in immunometabolism to create a new class of therapeutics for patients with severe immune-mediated diseases, announced today that Dania Rabah, Ph.D., CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS

3D metal printer at College of Dental Medicine expands possibilities for innovation

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Credit: MUSC When the Zucker Institute for Applied Neurosciences at the Medical University of South Carolina needed to bring to life a neurosurgeon’s idea for better instrumentation for sacroiliac surgery, there was one obvious partner to turn to: the MUSC College of Dental Medicine.

Cyanobacteria: Small candidates as great hopes for medicine and biotechnology

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Improving European healthcare through cell-based interceptive medicine

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U.S. Mail Delays Slow Delivery of Medicines

NY Times

In addition to concerns over mail-in voting, the cost-cutting at the Postal Service affects the millions of people who get their prescriptions by mail

Penn Medicine scientists engineer bacteria-killing molecules from wasp venom

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Potential new antibiotics work by disrupting bacterial membrane and summoning immune cells in animal models PHILADELPHIA–A team led by scientists in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has engineered powerful new antimicrobial molecules from toxic proteins found in wasp venom. Biology Biomedical/Environmental/Chemical Engineering Medicine/Health

Stephen Hinshaw receives National Academy of Medicine’s Sarnat Award

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Stephen Hinshaw receives National Academy of Medicine’s Sarnat Award for contributions to understanding and treating mental health conditions in childhood and adolescence and stigma prevention efforts WASHINGTON — The National Academy of Medicine today announced Stephen P. Medicine & Health Medicine/Health Mental Health

Anthony Fauci receives Lienhard Award from National Academy of Medicine

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Anthony Fauci receives Lienhard Award from National Academy of Medicine for decades of work improving public health and leadership in shaping COVID-19 pandemic response WASHINGTON — For his role as a leader of federal research and policy on infectious diseases and, in particular, for his deft, scientifically grounded leadership in shaping an effective response to […]. Medicine & Health Epidemiology Medicine/Health

Homology Medicines to Participate in Upcoming Conferences

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18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Homology Medicines, Inc. Nasdaq: FIXX), a genetic medicines company, announced today participation and presentations at the following virtual conferences: Oppenheimer Fall Healthcare Life Sciences & MedTech Summito Fireside Chat: September 22 at … Continue reading → GlobeNewswireBEDFORD, Mass.,

Toppan Subsidiary Okapi Pharmacy Launches Medicine Delivery Service

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The post Toppan Subsidiary Okapi Pharmacy Launches Medicine Delivery Service appeared first on Pharma Mirror Magazine. Pharmaceutical News Medicine Delivery Service Okapi Toppan

Identifying, preventing and managing heart rhythm side effects of medicines

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Medicine & Health Cardiology Medicine/HealthAmerican Heart Association scientific statement DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2020 — Health care professionals should become more familiar with medications that cause irregular heart rhythms called arrhythmias, according to “Drug- Induced Arrhythmias,” a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association, published today in the Association’s flagship journal Circulation.

Combining two precision medicines can treat drug-resistant cancers

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Launching a dual-pronged attack on tumours using a combination of two innovative precision medicines could treat patients with multiple common cancers, a new clinical trial shows. It is the first trial to use the pioneering genetically targeted drug olaparib – already licensed for ovarian, breast and prostate cancer – together with a promising new medicine, […]. Chemistry AND Physics cancer Medicine/Health Pharmaceutical Science

MHRA publishes guidance on medicine regulation after Brexit

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The UK’s medicines regulator has published long-awaited guidance on regulation of medicines and medical devices as the UK approaches the end of its Brexit transition period at the end of the year. The post MHRA publishes guidance on medicine regulation after Brexit appeared first on.

Wu studying anti-SARS-CoV-2 activities of a traditional Chinese medicine

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RDS is a mixture of traditional Chinese medicine that has been used in China for the management of lung function and SARS-CoV and CoV-2 infection. Medicine & Health Epidemiology Infectious/Emerging Diseases Medicine/HealthYuntao Wu, Professor, Molecular and Microbiology, School of Systems Biology, is performing experiments to examine the antiviral activities of Respiratory Detox Shot (RDS).

Global Nuclear Medicine and Radiopharmaceuticals Manufacturing Market, 2020-2030 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

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DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Nuclear Medicine and Radiopharmaceuticals Manufacturing Market, 2020-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The ‘Nuclear Medicine and Radiopharmaceuticals Manufacturing Market, 2020-2030’ report provides a detailed study on the current market landscape and future potential of the companies … Continue reading → Business Wire

Biorasi: precision medicine trials call for specialized approach

Outsourcing Pharma

A leader from the speed-focused CRO talks about the specialized needs of precision medicine trials, and how sites and sponsors can succeed on such studies.

Be Biopharma Launches with $52 Million Series A Financing to Advance B Cells as Medicines

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— Creating new category of cellular medicines — CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS

Bringing science and medicine together to help patients with cancer

The Pharma Data

One of the biggest game-changing advancements in cancer care came about 20 years ago when researchers learned that they could create medicines that selectively jam up cancer’s growth machinery without damaging the rest of the body.

Medicine for multiple sclerosis patients inhibits coronavirus – at least in a test tube

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Medicine & Health Medicine/HealthA drug which has already been approved for the treatment of multiple sclerosis patients effectively inhibits the coronavirus when tested on human lung cells; this is shown by a newly published study from biomedicine researchers at Aarhus University An antiviral medication which effectively inhibits replication of the coronavirus causing the COVID-19 and, at the same […].

Praxis Precision Medicines Announces Pricing of Upsized Initial Public Offering

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15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc. CAMBRIDGE, Mass., NASDAQ: PRAX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company translating genetic insights into the development of therapies for central nervous system disorders characterized by neuronal imbalance, today announced the pricing of … Continue reading → GlobeNewswire

SMC accepts 14 new medicines for use by NHS Scotland

Pharma Times

The decisions bring a raft of new treatment options for conditions including epilepsy, depression and cancer

SMC accepts 14 new medicines for use by NHS Scotland

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Fourteen newly licensed medicines have been accepted for use on NHS Scotland by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC), bringing a raft of new treatment options for conditions including epilepsy, depression and cancer.

Novocure Announces Strategic Alliance with NYU Grossman School of Medicine for Preclinical and Clinical Research

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HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced it has entered into a strategic alliance with the NYU Grossman School of Medicine’s Department of Radiation Oncology that provides a framework for preclinical and clinical development projects studying Tumor Treating Fields.

ICR study combines precision medicines to treat drug-resistant cancers

Pharma Times

Researchers found combination treatment showed promise against a range of cancer types

Keck Medicine of USC enrolling individuals in phase 3 clinical trial to treat mild Alzheimer?s disease using deep brain stimulation

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While FDA-approved technique is used to treat other medical conditions, this study examines its effects on cognitive function Credit: Image courtesy of Ricardo Carrasco III of Keck Medicine of USC LOS ANGELES — An estimated 5.5

Kevin Hrusovsky to Speak at Precision Medicine Leaders Summit’s Precision Oncology Conference

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BILLERICA, Mass.–(BUSINESS

ImmunoGen and Huadong Medicine Announce Strategic Collaboration to Develop and Commercialize Mirvetuximab Soravtansine in Greater China

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Caris Life Sciences Secures $310 Million to Advance Precision Medicine Toolset

BioSpace

Molecular science company Caris Life Sciences secured $310 million in growth capital that will be used to expand its presence in precision medicine in oncology

The Opportunity for Generics Companies and Value Added Medicines in the US and Europe

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The post The Opportunity for Generics Companies and Value Added Medicines in the US and Europe appeared first on Camargo. To succeed in today’s highly competitive pharmaceutical landscape, differentiation is key. In recent years, many. 505(b)(2) Development Blog Regulatory Strategy & Submissions