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Online Pharmacies That Do Not Require Prescriptions may Fuel Antibiotic Resistance

Antimicrobial resistance is one the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development today, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
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Scorecard Index for Heart-Damaging Chemotherapy Drugs

Drugs known as tyrosine kinase inhibitors can be an effective treatment for many types of cancers, but they also have severe and sometimes fatal side effects.
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Novel DNA Computer may Boost Controlled Drug Delivery

Researchers have developed a novel DNA computer that is capable of detecting several antibodies in the blood, that may allow better control of the medication for diseases like rheumatism and Crohn's.
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Pharma Pricing Regulator Cuts Stent Prices

In a major measure of relief to cardiac patients in India, the government fixed the ceiling price of coronary stents which are used to open up blocked arteries.
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Discovery of a New Protein may Pave the Way for Developing Natural Antibiotics

Antibiotic production by bacteria involves complex chemistry that is often encoded in a collection or 'cluster' of many genes. To express these giant
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Statin Side Effects are Strongest Predictors of Failure to Meet Cholesterol Targets

The beneficial effect of reducing low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol on slowing the progression of coronary heart disease is overwhelmingly
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Home Use of Hybrid Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery System for Type 1 Diabetes

A significant reduction in HbA1c levels in both adolescents and adults with type 1 diabetes was noted after a pivotal registration trial which evaluated
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Insights on Bisphosphonate Therapy for Optimal Treatment of Paget's Disease of Bone

Paget's disease is a common skeletal disorder that can lead to bone deformity, fractures, osteoarthritis, and bone pain. In a study of patients with
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Drug Combinations That may be Highly Effective at Reducing Antibiotic Resistance

Several bacteria are now so resistant to antibiotics. A landmark report by the World Health Organization in 2014 observed that antibiotic resistance
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New Algorithms That Generate 3D Protein Structures may Revolutionize Drug Discoveries

Drugs work by binding to a specific protein molecule and changing its three-dimensional shape, altering the way it works once inside the body. The ideal
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