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NormoCort Could Become Leading Cushing’s Syndrome Drug, Says GlobalData

Cortendo’s NormoCort has the potential to become the front-line medical therapy for cushing’s syndrome (CS), but only if its commercial strategy adapts to a growing market

Cortendo Enrolls First Patient into Cushing’s Study

Cortendo AB announced that the first patient has been enrolled into the Phase 3 SONICS trial, i.e., “Study of NormoCort in Cushing’s Syndrome.” The patient was enrolled by one of the trial’s lead principal investigators at a Pituitary Center from a prestigious institution in Baltimore, Maryland.

Serotonin transporter is a mifepristone pharmacological target

(Neural Regeneration Research) Results show that mifepristone attenuates serotonin transporter activity by directly inhibiting the serotonin transporter, and suggests that the serotonin transporter is a pharmacological target of mifepristone for the ...

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EpiCast Report: Cushing’s Syndrome - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023

Recently added to the BioPortfolio report store, EpiCast Report: Cushing’s Syndrome - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023 is a new report from GlobalData published on 2014-10-26. This 58-page report is available in PDF from $3995. EpiCast Report: Cushing’s Syndrome - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023 Summary Cushing’s syndrome (CS) is a rare disorder caused by prolonged exposure to excess amounts of...

Cushing disease: Often a victim of mistaken identity

The symptoms of Cushing disease are unmistakable to those who suffer from it -- excessive weight gain, acne, distinct colored stretch marks on the abdomen, thighs and armpits, and a lump, or fat deposit, on the back of the neck. Yet the disorder ofte...

New Research on Corcept's Korlym(R) for Patients With Cushing's Syndrome to Be Presented at ICE/ENDO 2014

CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/19/14 -- Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT), a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs for the treatment of severe metabolic, psychiatric and oncologic disorders, today announced that new clinical research on Korlym® (mifepristone) will be presented at the joint meeting of the International Socie...

/ CORRECTION - Corcept Therapeutics

CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/20/14 -- In the news release, "New Research on Corcept's Korlym® for Patients With Cushing's Syndrome to Be Presented at ICE/ENDO 2014," issued Thursday, June 19, 2014 by Corcept Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CORT), we are advised by the company that the session schedule has now been updated to reflect accurate presentation times with poster numbers added. Complete cor...

Cortendo enrols first patient in Phase 3 SONICS trial

Cortendo has announced that the first patient has been enrolled into the Phase 3 SONICS trial, i.e., “Study Of NormoCort In Cushing’s Syndrome."

PIPE grosses SEK81.5mm for Cortendo AB

Cortendo AB (orphan endocrine disorders) grossed SEK81.5mm ($11.2mm) through the private sale of 19.3mm common shares at SEK4.22 (an 11% discount) to HealthCap, the Third Swedish National Pension Fund, Storebrand, and Arctic Fund Management. Cortendo...

Genetics: Pinpointing a hotspot in adrenal Cushing syndrome

A gain-of-function point mutation in the gene that encodes one of the catalytic subunits of protein kinase A (PRKACA) in cortisol-producing adrenocortical adenomas has been independently reported by three groups. This hotspot point mutation (c.617T>G...

Gilberts Syndrome

Gilbert’s syndrome is a common, harmless condition that can run in families. People with this syndrome sometimes get jaundice when they are under stress, take certain medicines, or have an infection. Women with Gilbert’s syndrome might get jaundi...

High prevalence of ophthalmic disorders in Down's syndrome

Jensen and Bulova’s otherwise excellent review of the care of adults with Down’s syndrome did not mention the ocular manifestations of Down’s syndrome, which are common and can seriously reduce...

Rett Syndrome Association of MA joins Rettsyndrome.org to explore treatment option

(International Rett Syndrome Foundation) Rett Syndrome Association of Massachusetts and Rettsyndrome.org are thrilled to announce today their renewed commitment to work together to defeat Rett syndrome. A generous $150,000 donation from RSAM will sup...

Medical News Today: Down syndrome: what is the current focus of research?

In our follow-up to yesterday's Down Syndrome Awareness Month spotlight feature, we talk to some of the leading experts in Down syndrome research.

Rheumatoid arthritis and metabolic syndrome

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and metabolic syndrome share several pathologic characteristics, such as changes in body composition, lipid levels and insulin sensitivity, that may increase cardiovascular mortality. Here, Kerekes and co-authors discuss ass...

Basketball Star's Career Cut Short by Diagnosis of Marfan's Syndrome

Individuals with Marfan's Syndrome (see: Marfan syndrome) are often very tall so I have wondered whether some basketball players have this genetic disorder. A recent article cited a specific instance of this (see: Baylor star Isaiah Austin's NBA pros...

Down Syndrome: What Is the Current Focus of Research?

(Medical News Today) – Yesterday, as part of Down Syndrome Awareness Month, we looked at some of the controversial issues and popular perceptions surrounding pregnancy and Down syndrome. Now, in a follow-up feature, we speak to scientists and o...

Managing the care of adults with Down's syndrome

Summary pointsPeople with Down’s syndrome have experienced a dramatic increase in life expectancy, which is now in their mid-50sThe approach to primary care for adults with Down’s syndrome is similar...

Down syndrome: Behind the scenes of genetics, leukemia

A group of geneticists have focused for many years on the genetic characteristics of Down syndrome. They have sequenced the exome, a specific part of our genome, in a cohort of patients affected both by Down Syndrome and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia...

Mifepristone in Cushing's Disease: Long-term Results

Tumor progression rate lower than expected after a median 11-month treatment with the glucocorticoid receptor antagonist to control hyperglycemia, report study authors. Medscape Medical News

Carpal tunnel syndrome

The bottom lineCarpal tunnel syndrome is extremely common and is seen in both community and hospital practiceA diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome should be suspected in patients with intermittent...

Obesity: Cerebral damage in obesity-associated metabolic syndrome

The prevalence of the metabolic syndrome has increased in tandem with that of obesity. The metabolic syndrome is associated with structural and functional cerebral damage. A new study confirms the association between the metabolic syndrome and reduce...

Follow-up From Childhood to Adulthood of Individuals With Family History of Brugada Syndrome and Normal Electrocardiograms

Brugada syndrome is an inherited primary arrhythmia syndrome characterized by coved-type ST-segment elevation in the right precordial leads without structural heart disease and is associated with increased risk of sudden death. The syndrome is geneti...

[Comment] Diagnosis and trials of clinically isolated syndrome

Clinically isolated syndrome is often described as a first single clinical episode that is consistent with demyelination, and typically presents as optic neuritis, myelitis, or a brainstem syndrome. Most patients with a clinically isolated syndrome a...

Behind the scenes of genetics, leukemia in Down syndrome

(Université de Genève) A group of geneticists working in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Geneva have focused for many years on the genetic characteristics of Down syndrome. They have sequenced the exome, a specific part of our genome, ...


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