Cautious response to new weight loss drug

… medicine or a medicine to treat addiction to opioids Is taking an antidepressant medicine called an MAOI Is pregnant I am reluctant to get enthusiastic about a new medicine until some time has passed. The 4,500 people who participated in studies is a …

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Cautious response to new weight loss drug

People should be more involved in decisions about the medicines they take

… and organisations to put in place the person-centred systems and processes required for the optimal use of medicines A new guideline from NICE on medicines optimisation outlines how putting people at the centre of decisions about their care can enable …

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£367,000 to help create the medicines of the future

A new science centre looking to create new medicines and develop healthcare equipment in Cardiff is to get £367,000 help from the Welsh government. The initial phase of GE Healthcare’s plans for an ‘Open Innovation Village’ includes shared laboratory and …

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Best medicine for city on the mend: Iconic new structure

The former Hudson’s site shows no signs of its glory days: The store originally had 18 entrances and 100 display windows. Yes, 100 of them. (Photo: Ryan Garza Detroit Free Press) Well, now Dan Gilbert may have gone and done it.

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Regenerative Medicine: Cas9 Approach And Activating Genes On Demand

“This newest tool in the Cas9 genome engineering arsenal offers a powerful new way to control cell and tissue function that could revolutionize virtually all areas of science and medicine, ranging from gene therapy to regenerative medicine and anti-aging …

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Healthcare Cyber Security Needs New Medicine

The healthcare sector is ill-prepared for the cyber security threats that face the industry, according to research firm ABI Research. Hospitals, clinics, trusts and insurers are constantly under attack from malicious online agents, and the value of …

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Pain relief pioneer donates $5 million for new UBC sport and exercise medicine centre

Dr. Chan Gunn, a pioneering Vancouver physician in the field of pain relief, is giving $5 million to the University of British Columbia for construction of a new building devoted to exercise and sport medicine teaching, research and patient care.

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Spider Venom May Help Create Medicine that Can Kill Chronic Pain

It had a chemical structure that suggested it would have high levels of chemical, thermal and biological stability, which would be essential for administering a new medicine. “Untapping this natural source of new medicines brings a distinct hope of …

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Spider Venom May Be Key to New Painkillers

“The hunt for a medicine based on just one of these compounds, which would open up a new class of potent painkillers, is now a step closer,” said a statement issued with the study published by the British Journal of Pharmacology.

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Spider Venom Compounds Could Be Used To Create Potent New Class Of Painkillers

Medicine’s derived from these arachnid compounds could lead to an entire new class of ultra-strong painkillers.

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