Drug Development

Many diseases are treated with protein-based drugs.
by Kumamoto University
9:05am
7.27.2017
Around half of all medications for chronic diseases are not taken as prescribed, costing more than $100 billion in avoidable hospital stays each year.
by Helen Knight, MIT News correspondent
1:00pm
7.25.2017
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Researchers have pinpointed key molecules that prompt damaged nerve fibers in the fish to regenerate themselves.
by University of Edinburgh
9:29am
7.25.2017
Glioblastoma is particularly difficult to treat because its genetic makeup varies from patient to patient.
by Northwestern University
12:51pm
7.12.2017
Their method should make drug design and development cheaper and more environmentally friendly.
by Rice University
2:55pm
7.5.2017
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The study identified a protein within tick saliva which can bind to and neutralize several chemokines.
by University of Oxford
12:48pm
6.27.2017
Researchers have tried to open the blood-brain barrier using ultrasound since the 1950s.
by Acoustical Society of America
10:09am
6.26.2017
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Type 2 diabetes, a prolific killer, is on a steep ascent.
by Arizona State University
1:39pm
5.17.2017
The license also allows the development and commercial sale of research tools and reagents.
by Oxford Genetics
1:30pm
5.11.2017
A pair of molecules that drive the growth of an aggressive form of brain cancer might hold the key to new therapy options for the deadly disease.
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2:48pm
5.10.2017
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A new technique for combating both forms of diabetes could be on the horizon.
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10:19am
5.8.2017
The treatment consists of iodo-thiocyanate complexes, which are inspired by enzymes and reactive molecules produced by our immune system.
by Frontiers
9:00am
5.3.2017
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A new strategy may increase the tolerance of corneal transplants in patients at high risk for rejection.
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3:25pm
5.1.2017
A custom Stimulated Emission Depletion (STED) microscope—could set the stage for future treatment discoveries.
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3:17pm
4.26.2017
The new method lets scientists analyze the effects of gene mutations at an unprecedented scale and speed.
by University of Virginia
12:28pm
4.25.2017
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The ingestible technology has demonstrated several thousand -times more sensitivity to gut gases than alternative techniques.
by RMIT University
12:56pm
4.24.2017
A team of chemists developed a simple technique for creating a class of molecules that could yield valuable disease treatments.
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9:44am
4.20.2017
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Researchers from the University of Utah and Stanford University performed two separate preclinical trials with a therapy that targets the ataxin-2 gene.
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9:19am
4.13.2017
Cystic fibrosis causes the buildup of thick mucus that can clog airways and lead to dangerous infections.
by University of Missouri-Columbia
1:30pm
4.12.2017
Artificially intelligent algorithms can learn to identify amazingly subtle information.
by Stanford University
10:32am
4.6.2017
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The combination demonstrated a 59% overall response rate (ORR) in patients with stage III and IV melanoma.
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3:29pm
4.5.2017
Patients with triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) — a subtype which accounts for 10 to 20% of all breast cancers— have very few treatment options.
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9:54am
4.4.2017
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The strategy holds promise for combating multidrug resistant bacteria.
by INRS
7:00am
4.4.2017
A novel target for treating Alzheimer's disease could come from a unique cellular vulnerability.
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9:16am
3.28.2017
The partnership will pursue preclinical research and Calico will be responsible for subsequent clinical development and commercialization.
7:00am
3.28.2017
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Their experiments in mice suggest a treatment is possible for DNA damage from ageing and radiation.
by University of New South Wales
12:30pm
3.27.2017
The scientists have applied this protocol to the drug Pt103, which is known to have cytotoxic properties but an unknown mechanism of action.
by Vienna University
11:28am
3.22.2017
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The worldwide supply of artemisinin relies predominantly on the extraction of the product from the plant Artemisia annua.
by Cardiff University
9:41am
3.15.2017
The study produced a precise atomic map of the frontline antimalarial drug mefloquine.
by Walter and Eliza Hall Institute
3:33pm
3.13.2017
A startup received a big funding boost for its work aimed at combating a serious threat to public health.
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3:21pm
3.9.2017
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