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Sucampo submits new drug application for lubiprostone

... an agreement in October 2004 that provided Takeda marketing rights for the U.S. and Canada for the agent in th...oenterology indications, as well as the option for marketing rights in other territories, including Japan and Europe. R-Tech Ueno, Ltd (Tokyo, Japan), a member ...

If you fill it, they will slurp, and slurp, and slurp ...

...achs," lead researcher Brian Wansink, professor of marketing and of nutritional science at Illinois, said. "This can be dangerous to our diets." Because we appear to judge our food intake by visual cues, such as an empty bowl, Wansink said that people worried about overeating should carefully consider the size...

Largest NIH grant for NYU will create research network in dental practices

... Corporation in Rockville, MD), the largest dental marketing and practice management firm in the world (Levin Group in Owens Mills, MD), and a broad network of investigators and consultants. The PEARL Network is divided into four Cores, each of which is directed by a senior NYU dental faculty member, who is...

Researcher sheds light on ghostwriting in medical journals

...cations in peer-reviewed journals as part of their marketing plans, said Fugh-Berman. Physicians rely on information in the medical literature to make treatment decisions, so hidden sponsorship of articlesand lectures at medical conferencesis not only unethical, but can compromise patient care. In her comment...

Actor-patients' requests for medications boost prescribing for depression

...se findings indicate that direct-to-consumer (DTC) marketing of prescription medications for depression may exe...American Medical Association . "The use of direct marketing for treatment of depression may boost familiarity with potential treatments of the disorder," said T...

Guava and AHF Global Immunity bring low cost AIDS diagnosis to resource-limited countries

...rformed at the end of each day. Guava is currently marketing the EasyCD4 system and assay in nations where the need is greatest, those outside of the United States, Europe and Japan. The Guava EasyCD4 system has not yet been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for clinical laboratory use in the Un...

Spinoff company receives $2.5 million NIH grant to build prototype scanner

...s well with the trials, the company will then seek marketing clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration." Key consulting partners in the development of CBCT included: Jeanne Cullinan, M.D., director of Women's Imaging at URMC Wende Logan Young, M.D., director of Rochester's Elizabeth Wende Breast C...

Soft drinks consumption may increase the risk of childhood obesity

...ool programs," instead of setting up contracts and marketing with soft drink companies. Children can compensate for the added calories from occasional soft drinks by choosing more nutritious, lower calorie drink options throughout the rest of the day and increasing their amount of physical activity. Schools...

Study compares stomach acid control of three proton pump inhibitors in chronic NSAID users

...aged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. It is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies with healthcare sales of over $21.4 billion and leading positions in sales of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respirato...

Medical journals are an extension of the marketing arm of pharmaceutical companies

"Medical journals are an extension of the marketing arm of pharmaceutical companies," argues Richard Smith, former editor of the BMJ and now Chief Executive of UnitedHealth Europe, in a provocative essay published in the open access international health journal PLoS Medicine ( www.plosmedicine.org ...

As morphine turns 200, drug that blocks its side effects reveals new secrets

...of respiratory ailments, Bayer began producing and marketing this drug as an analgesic and a "sedative for coug...ir official company history and focused instead on marketing their second blockbuster drug, aspirin. Discovery of Methylnaltrexone Yearly, more than 500,000 pa...

Cognitive function and compliance with Seroquel examined in separate studies in schizophrenia

...aged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. It is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies with healthcare sales of over $21.4 billion and leading positions in sales of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respirato...

Students who get drunk weekly have higher risk of injuries

...ampus events, increasing enforcement, constraining marketing and educating alcohol sellers and servers, landlords, students and parents. Ten North Carolina universities are participating in the Wake Forest study. Students are surveyed once a year on their alcohol consumption, availability of alcohol, attitudes...

Study shows adherence to pulmicort respules, results in fewer ER visits in asthmatic children

...aged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. It is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies with healthcare sales of over $21.4 billion and leading positions in sales of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respirato...

Data further examines Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate) treatment for bipolar depression

...aged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. It is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies with healthcare sales of over $21.4 billion and leading positions in sales of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respirato...

New data show the efficacy of EQUETRO in patients with Bipolar I Disorder

...n and currently focuses on developing projects and marketing products in the areas of central nervous system (CNS), gastrointestinal (GI), and renal diseases. Shire has operations in the world's key pharmaceutical markets (US, Canada, UK, France, Italy, Spain and Germany) as well as a specialist drug delivery...

Post-marketing analysis examines cholesterol-lowering drugs' side effects

... also compared AERS rates during the first year of marketing of each of the statins, which allowed a comparison...hen the four statins were compared at the one-year marketing time period, with the exception that both rosuvastatin and simvastatin had higher AERS than pravasta...

Medical whistleblowers speak out

...companies with a stake in these guidelines. The marketing tactics used by drug companies came under scrutiny...gs doctors were prescribing and could tailor their marketing to them. Lenzer concludes in her account that each of these whistleblowers, in very different way...

Tobacco companies designed cigarettes 'to addict women,' according to new study

...ntific journal. Previous studies demonstrated that marketing strategies have contributed to the association of ...acco industry's targeting of women goes far beyond marketing and advertising," says lead author Carrie Murray Carpenter, M.S., Research Analyst, Tobacco Control ...

Tercica presents pharmacokinetic and safety data from several studies at Endocrine Society Meeting

...ot grant Tercicamarketing approval, grants Tercica marketing approval covering so fewpatients that it is not co... to launch, orgrants Insmed Incorporated's product marketing exclusivity under theOrphan Drug Act that would block Tercica from being able to market or sellits p...

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