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Thursday 4th December 2014

AAAAI, VAMPSS Applauds FDA’s New Drug Labeling Requirements

Final rule makes risks more transparent for pregnant women. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) December 04, 2014 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday issued a final rule that establishes labeling requirements for medicines, which, when taken during pregnancy and breastfeeding, could present risks to the mother and child. “This means more useful information regarding the safety of vaccines a...

Specialty Enzymes Market - Global Industry Growth, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis And Forecast To 2020 Research Report By Grand View Research, Inc.

Latest Report Global Specialty Enzymes Market Analysis Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 available at GrandViewResearch database. View full report - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/specialty-enzymes-market San Francisco, California (PRWEB) December 04, 2014 Positive outlook on global pharmaceutical industry is expected to remain a key driving factor for global specialty enzyme...

Simple urine test could help tailor child asthma treatment  

A new urine test could help ensure children with asthma receive the level of medication they need to manage their illness better and prevent future exacerbations, according to researchers.

Early Data Suggests Potentially Severe Flu Season

ATLANTA, Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Early data suggests that the current 2014-2015 flu season could be severe. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urges immediate vaccination for anyone still unvaccinated this season and recommends prompt treatment with antiviral drugs for people at high risk of complications who develop flu. So far this year, seasonal influenza A H3...

Novel approach to treating asthma

Current asthma treatments can alleviate wheezing, coughing and other symptoms felt by millions of Americans every year, but they don’t get to the root cause of the condition. Now, for the first time, scientists are reporting a new approach to defea...

Smartphone game helps children to improve asthma inhaler technique

Researchers at The University of Manchester and Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have developed a new interactive smartphone game can help children use a key asthma inhaler ('a spacer') far more effectively, allowing them ...

Xencor to Present at the 25th Annual Oppenheimer & Co. Healthcare Conference

MONROVIA, Calif., Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ: XNCR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing engineered monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, asthma and allergic diseases, and cancer, today announced that Bassil Dahiyat, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer, will present at the 25th Annual Oppenheimer & Co. Healthcare ...

Wednesday 3rd December 2014

Mount Sinai Begins Pilot of Respiratory Disease Management Platform

The Department of Population Health Science and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is conducting an investigational pilot study of a respiratory disease management platform New York, NY (PRWEB) December 03, 2014 The Department of Population Health Science and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is conducting an investigational pilot study of a respiratory dise...

Afferent Pharmaceuticals Announces the Election of Dr. Peter Hirth to the Company’s Board of Directors

Afferent Pharmaceuticals, a leader in the development of small molecule compounds targeting P2X3 for the treatment of respiratory and urologic disorders as well as chronic pain, today announced the election of K. Peter Hirth, Ph.D., to Afferent’s Board of Directors. Dr. Hirth has more than 30 years of drug discovery and development experience in the biot...

Global Meningococcal Vaccines Market to Reach US$3.7 Billion in 2019: Transparency Market Research

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled, “Meningococcal Vaccines Market (Polysaccharide, Conjugate, and Combination Vaccines, along with Pipeline Analysis)- Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 – 2019”. Global meningococcal vaccines market was valued at US$1.5 billion in 2012 and is ...

FDA Approves PulmoFlow's Tobramycin & Nebulizer Combination for Cystic Fibrosis

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, the FDA granted final approval of PulmoFlow, Inc.'s New Drug Application for Kitabis Pak – a co-packaging of generic tobramycin inhalation solution with a PARI LC PLUS® Nebulizer.  This is the first nebulized drug and device combination to be approved for patients with cystic fibrosis.  Kitabis Pak is in stock and av...

Asthma and COPD Therapies Market Forecast 2014-2024

LONDON, December 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Opportunities for Leading Companies  Report Details   Asthma and COPD therapies - new study showing you trends, R&D progress, and predicted revenues Where's the asthma and COPD therapies market heading? Visiongain's brand new report shows you potential revenues to 2024, assessing data, trends, opportunities and prospects there. O...

Diagnosis targets in primary care are misleading, unethical, UK experts say

Last month, there was public outcry at the news that GPs in England would be paid £55 for each case of dementia diagnosed. Now come targets for six other conditions, including diabetes coronary heart disease, asthma and depression, writes an English...

Blood Test May One Day ID Those At Risk Of Cold-Related Asthma Attacks

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The common cold, caused by rhinovirus, is a nuisance to everyone. For people with asthma or COPD, a severe lung disorder, the common cold can cause serious flare-ups of their conditions. A new study led by the Institute of Pathophysiology and Allergy Research at the MedUni Vienna demonstrates a new method for filtering out this risk group usin...

Tuesday 2nd December 2014

Proteostasis Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Dr. Po-Shun Lee as Vice President of Clinical Development

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/03/14 -- Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc., a company developing novel therapeutics that regulate protein homeostasis to improve outcomes for patients with orphan and neurodegenerative diseases, today announced the appointment of Dr. Po-Shun Lee, MD, as Vice President of Clinical Development. Dr. Lee is a pulmonary and critical care physician with extensive expe...

Novel approach to treating asthma: Neutralize the trigger

(American Chemical Society) Current asthma treatments can alleviate wheezing, coughing and other symptoms felt by millions of Americans every year, but they don't get to the root cause of the condition. Now, for the first time, scientists are reporti...

The Miami Stem Cell Treatment Center Announces Adult Stem Cell Public Seminars in Baco Raton and Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Upcoming Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, Florida Adult Stem Cell Lectures on Sunday December 7, and Thursday December 11, 2014. Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) December 02, 2014 The Miami Stem Cell Treatment Center announces a series of free public seminars on the use of adult stem cells for various chronic, degenerative and inflammatory conditions. They will be provided by Dr. Th...

GSK on brink of big US job cuts

GlaxoSmithKline is gearing up to announce big job cuts as it stares down the barrel of increased competition to big-selling respiratory drug Advair, according to reports.GSK's chief executive Sir Andrew Witty announced during its third-quarter result...

Global chronic obstructive pulmonary disease device market could hit $34 billion by 2020

The global chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma devices market is expected to reach $34 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Allied Market Research.

Hot Topics: Asthma in COPD

(MedPage Today) -- What is the role of asthma in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?

Asthma and COPD Therapies Market Forecast 2014-2024: Opportunities for Leading Companies

LONDON, Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Report DetailsAsthma and COPD therapies – new study showing you trends, R&D progress, and predicted revenuesWhere's the asthma and COPD therapies market heading? Visiongain's brand new report shows you potential revenues to 2024, assessing data, trends, opportunities and prospects there.Our 335-page report provides 264 tables, charts, and graphs. Disc...

Stair Climbers are Invited to Try the Tower before Scale the Strat 2015

Partial Practice Climb Scheduled at the Iconic Stratosphere Tower in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, January 24, 2015 Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) December 02, 2014 Not sure if climbers can tackle all 108 floors and 1,455 steps inside the iconic Stratosphere Tower on March 1, 2015 for the seventh annual extreme stair climb, Scale the Strat? Here’s the only chance to #TrytheTower. The American Lung ...

Why Did 'Grandma Get Run Over By A Reindeer'?

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Written by Randy Brooks and originally released by Dr. Elmo and Patsy Shropshire in 1979, "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" has become a popular holiday song. It tells a family tale about a Christmas season which goes horribly wrong for the grandmother. Apparently, on Christmas Eve, Grandma finds trouble on the streets while walking home...

BREATHE LA Held Its 6th Annual COPD Conference

Los Angeles, CA, December 02, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Through a partnership with USC Keck School of Medicine, BREATHE California of Los Angeles County (BREATHE LA) held its 6th Annual COPD Conference – New Technologies and New Hope for an Old Disease – at the University of Southern California Galen Center. On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, over two hundred medical professionals and students ...

Monday 1st December 2014

Medical News Today: Link between antibiotics and childhood asthma called into question

Though previous studies have suggested a link between antibiotic use and childhood asthma, a new study in the BMJ dismisses this link by using sibling control analyses.


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