Tag: "release" at medical news
Duke Study Suggests New Class Of Drugs Could Bypass Leptin Loop
..., in fact, signal the sympatheticnervous system to release
noradrenaline onto brown fat, sometimes referred t...n alsostimulates the sympathetic nervous system to release
noradrenaline onto the surface of brown fat cells. Noradrenaline binds with B3 adrenergic receptors...
Hopkins Researchers Develop Under-The-Skin Implant For Pain Treatment
...he polymer, which is made at Hopkins, controls the release
of pain medication. "Different polymers will be a... requiring more pain control can get polymers that release
more drug, and those with very stable requirements for pain medications can get one that lasts longe...
Program Provides Treatment For Prison-Released HIV-Positive Women
...with medical care and substance-abuse treatment on release
from prison,resulting in a more than 50-percent de...n an apartment or group home. Women in the prison release
program's first year had recidivism rates of 12percent within six months and 17 percent within 12 mo...
Early Menopause Stress Related In Developing Countries
...varies have no follicles left that can develop to release
fertile eggs. Because women have a set number of follicles that begin to undergo atresia -- degeneration and resorption -- in the fetus, when all the follicles are used up, they enter menopause. Holman does not think that rural women in developi...
Researchers Gain Insights Into Drugs Used For Manic-Depression
...nces, thescientists show that both drugs stimulate release
of a chemical thattriggers brain cell activity res...r earlier research revealed that lithium increases release
ofthe neurotransmitter glutamate, in turn activating a receptor, NMDA,through which calcium must tra...
Stress: It's Not Just All In Your Head; Scientists Map The Wear And Tear Of Daily Life
... trafficjams and family disagreements, set off the release
of stress hormones thathelp our bodies charge up to meet the challenge. "During episodes of acute stress, stress hormones provide a protectivefunction by activating the body's defenses," says McEwen, "butwhen these same protective hormones are prod...
Scientific Foundations For Regulating Drug Product Quality
...rent regulatory guidances in the area of immediate release
and modified release
Researchers Study 'Natural' Screen For Cancer
...ll the disease. An orangelight forces hypericin to release
oxygen "singlets" and decompose cancerouscells. A second study involves the use of a "diffused spectroscope" to studymelanoma, or skin cancer. Researchers developed the device, which is patented,to "inject" light into skin, where it is modif...
Drug Is First In Decade To Show Promise Treating Generalized Anxiety Disorder
...en twice daily. Davidson saidthe new "XR" extended release
formulation, taken only once a day, is both moreconvenient to patients and provides a more sustained level of the drug, becauseit is released into the bloodstream more gradually. Current therapies for GAD fall into two drug groups: sedatives...
BioNumerik Reports Preclinical Antitumor Data On Two Novel Supercomputer Engineered Anticancer Agents At 89th Annual AACR Conference
...preclinical development. *** Editor's Note: This release
is also available on the Internet at: http://www.noonanrusso.com...
ONYX Pharmaceuticals Reports Phase II Clinical Trial Results At ASCO Meeting
...gdevelopment, and marketing and sales. This press release
contains certain forward-looking statements with regardto the development of potential human therapeutic products that involve a numberof risks and uncertainties. Actual events may differ from thecompany's expectations.In addition to the matters des...
Mice Free Of Anxiety By A Deficient Stress Hormone Receptor--A Hint For A NewTherapeutic Regimen In The Treatment Of Depression And Anxiety
...cotropin-releasing hormone (CRH). CRH triggers the release
ofthe adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) in the an...terior pituitary. Subsequently,ACTH stimulates the release
of cortisol from the zona fasciculata of the adrenalcortex. In patients with severe depression, the...
Nitrosamines Play Important Role In Cancer Linked To Smoking
...07; email@example.com For a copy of an earlier release
on Dr. Hecht's research on nitrosamines andenvironmental tobacco smoke, or a copy of this 45-page review, call Sally Pecorat 202-872-4451....
Wired By Words
...n Hotel and Towers and the Westin Seattle. Anews release
on the meeting can be found at http://www.acoustics.org/press_release.html One of the most intriguing recent theories in psycholinguistics asserts thatbabies essentially form all the nerve-cell connections in the brain required tocomprehend the soun...
... Hotel and Towers and the Westin Seattle. A news release
onthe meeting can be found at http://www.acoustics.org/press_release.html . Acoustic Surgery When one thinks of ultrasound in medicine, one traditionally envisions usingsound to break up kidney stones and to take pictures of fetuses. In intriguin...
Injecting Drugs With Sound Waves
...n Hotel and Towers and the Westin Seattle. Anews release
on the meeting can be found at http://www.acoustics.org/press_release.html . Using Ultrasound To Inject Insulin, Enhance Gene Therapy, Activate AnticancerDrugs, And Break Up Blood Clots Yosi Kost of MIT (617-253-5359) will discuss sonophoresis, the...
Safe And Effective Treatment For Acute Repetitive Seizures
...une 25, 1998, Vol.338, No. 26, pp. 1869-1875. This release
will be available on the World Wide Web at http://www.ninds.nih.gov ....
By Losing (Molecular) Weight, A Clot-Dissolving Drug May Be In Better Shape To
Help People Avoid A Repeat Heart Attack
...rs the bloodstream after the heart is damaged. The release
of clot-inducing proteins into the bloodstream con... inthose people treated with regular heparin. The release
of this factor waslessened in people receiving enoxaparin. In a follow-up 14 days after people had a...
Researchers Begin Drug Trial In Hope Of Finding New Ways To Treat Acute Kidney
...nter also participated in the study. This news release
is available on our World Wide Web home page at http://www.swmed.edu/home_pages/news/. To automatically receive news releases from UT Southwestern via e-mail, send amessage to UTSWNEWS-REQUEST@listserv.swmed.edu. Leave the subject line blank and ...
Novel Therapy To Treat Lung Cancer Patients Enrolling Patients At UCSF Cancer
...on, the breakdown of tissuesthemselves trigger the release
of more MMPs, which promotes further tumor growthand expansion. Angiogenesis is the development of new blood vessels. As a malignant tumorgrows, it requires the development of blood vessels to supply its nutrients andoxygen. MMPs help these new vess...
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