Drug Development

Zika virus remains a major global health risk.
by Sanford-Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
7:48am
11.17.2017
Efforts continue to enhance the vaccine's efficacy and duration of protection against malaria.
by Scripps Research Institute
12:53pm
11.16.2017
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Previous studies have tried using immunotherapies for type 1 diabetes, aiming to curb the autoimmune attack on the body's islet cells.
by Boston's Children's Hospital
2:13pm
11.15.2017
The researchers were able to demonstrate the practical utility of their new device by monitoring the beating pattern of heart cells.
by Kyoto University
9:31am
11.6.2017
The scientists worked with polymer molecules that contain a water-soluble portion and a non-water-soluble portion.
by University of New South Wales
8:58am
11.1.2017
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The subtype of influenza in this study, called H3N2, is one of several subtypes shown to mutate when grown in chicken eggs.
by The Scripps Research Institute
9:53am
10.31.2017
Candida albicans is a notorious human fungal pathogen that causes thrush and serious systemic infections.
by Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard
8:50am
10.30.2017
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Focused ultrasound waves are those with frequencies higher than the upper audible limit of human hearing.
by Virginia Tech
1:17pm
10.26.2017
Resistance to antibiotics is becoming increasingly prevalent and threatens to undermine healthcare systems across the globe.
by University of Bristol
9:40am
10.23.2017
The researchers identified arsenic trioxide from 650 compounds that could be potentially used against glioblastoma.
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10:14am
10.18.2017
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The studies used a series of experiments to identify key pathways and mechanisms previously unknown or overlooked in the body's defenses.
by UC San Diego
9:35am
10.18.2017
Vitamin B6-dependent proteins are part of a diverse group of enzymes that conduct over a hundred different chemical reactions in cells.
by Oak Ridge National Laboratory
8:00am
10.17.2017
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Coral reefs harbor an incredible diversity of life, both sea creatures we can see and microbial life that we cannot.
by San Diego State University
12:50pm
10.12.2017
A powerful new way of analyzing how drugs interact with molecules in the body could aid the design of better treatments with fewer side-effects.
by University of East Anglia
12:15pm
10.5.2017
The two anti-flu super-antibodies on which these peptides are based, called FI6v3 and CR9114, were discovered in 2011 and 2012.
by Scripps Research Institute
7:00am
9.29.2017
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Improperly prescribed antibiotics and antibiotic-resistant bacteria pose serious threats to public health.
by NIST
1:26pm
9.22.2017
Bone is the second most grafted tissue after blood and is used in reconstructive, maxillofacial and orthopedic surgeries.
by University of Glasgow
9:54am
9.12.2017
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The findings could lead to new treatments for psoriasis, a common autoimmune skin disease.
by Emory Health Sciences
10:04am
9.11.2017
Study finds bacterial response to drugs varies in different environments.
by Anne Trafton, MIT News Office
10:52am
9.1.2017
The technique is meant to simplify what has been a complicated path to antibody drug conjugates.
by Rice University
1:24pm
8.24.2017
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The findings offer a starting point for widening the arsenal of antimicrobial agents, effective against deadly parasitic infections.
by UCSD
12:54pm
8.18.2017
Enteropathogenic E. coli is a common cause of diarrhea in developing countries, especially in children younger than 2.
by Kansas State University
12:32pm
8.8.2017
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Scientists have completed a study which showed that gold increased the effectiveness of drugs used to treat lung cancer cells.
by University of Edinburgh
9:22am
8.7.2017
An experimental technique created a model that could kick-start the development process for new drugs targeting Clostridium difficile infections.
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1:35pm
7.28.2017
A stem cell-based method can selectively target and kill cancerous tissue while preventing some of the toxic side effects of chemotherapy.
by University of California, Irvine
8:46am
7.28.2017
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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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