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New chemoimmunotherapy regimen for aggressive form of lymphoma gets FDA approval  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A cancer therapy based on the work of Ben Seon, PhD, at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug... more
FDA approves new drug to treat hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Vyleesi (bremelanotide) to treat acquired, generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women. more
“Nanoemulsion” gels offer new way to deliver drugs through the skin  MIT · 5 days
Novel materials made with FDA-approved components could deliver large payloads of active ingredients. more
Nanoemulsion gels offer new way to deliver drugs through the skin  nanowerk · 5 days
Novel materials made with FDA-approved components could deliver large payloads of active ingredients. more
Structural identification of a hotspot on CFTR for potentiation  Science Magazine · 6 days
Cystic fibrosis is a fatal disease caused by mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). Two main categories of drugs are being developed: correctors that improve folding of... more
Anti-aging study wins grant from William and Ella Owens Medical Research Foundation  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
The William and Ella Owens Medical Research Foundation has awarded Texas Biomed Associate Professor Marcel Daadi, Ph.D., with a grant of more than $100,000... more
FDA approves first non-insulin drug for treatment of pediatric patients with type 2 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Victoza (liraglutide) injection for treatment of pediatric patients 10 years or older... more
'Poop Transplants' Can Transmit Deadly Superbugs, FDA Warns  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
The FDA is warning that these transplants may come with a risk of spreading superbugs. more
Warning issued by FDA after patient dies following fecal transplant  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A warning from the U.S FDA was issued yesterday after a patient died due to receiving a fecal transplant that contained drug-resistant bacteria. more
FDA overlooked red flags in drugmaker’s testing of new depression medicine  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Ketamine is a darling of combat medics and clubgoers, an anesthetic that can quiet your pain without suppressing breathing and a hallucinogenic that can get you... more
First chemoimmunotherapy regimen approved by FDA for patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to Polivy (polatuzumab vedotin-piiq), in combination with the chemotherapy bendamustine and a... more
FDA authorizes marketing of first medical device for pain relief in adolescents with IBS  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today permitted marketing of the first medical device to aid in the reduction of... more
FDA approves first vaccine for prevention of dengue disease in endemic regions  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today the approval of Dengvaxia, the first vaccine approved for the prevention of dengue disease caused by... more
[Reviews] Supercharging adoptive T cell therapy to overcome solid tumor-induced immunosuppression  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
The development of new cancer immunotherapies including checkpoint blockade and chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy has revolutionized cancer treatment. CAR T cells have shown... more
House Committee Votes To Continue Ban On Genetically Modified Babies  NPR · 3 weeks
A congressional committee has upheld a prohibition against the Food and Drug Administration considering using gene-edited embryos to establish pregnancies. more
House Committee Votes To Continue Research Ban On Genetically Modified Babies  NPR · 3 weeks
A congressional committee has upheld a prohibition against the Food and Drug Administration considering research into gene-edited embryos that could be used to establish pregnancies. more
Dietary Supplement Ingredient Linked to Miscarriages, FDA Warns  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Supplements with this ingredient are often marketed for enhanced memory or focus, increased energy or weight loss, the FDA said. more
These Brain And Weight Loss Supplements May Cause Miscarriages, FDA Warns  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Supplements with this ingredient are often marketed for enhanced memory or focus, increased energy or weight loss, the FDA said. more
FDA food sampling finds contamination by 'forever chemicals'  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The Food and Drug Administration's first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found high levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf... more
As CBD Oils Become More Popular, The FDA Considers Whether To Set New Rules  NPR · 4 weeks
The marijuana extract is touted as a way to ease anxiety and inflammation despite limited science, and the industry has... more
More than half of surgical stapler malfunctions went to hidden FDA database  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The Food and Drug Administration has acknowledged that more than 56,000 never-before-disclosed surgical stapler malfunctions were quietly reported to the agency from 2011 through... more
Combination treatment effective as front-line therapy for select chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Ibrutinib and venetoclax, two FDA-approved drugs for treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia, have been shown to be effective when given together for high-risk and older... more
International research collaboration uses FDA-approved drugs to slow aging in nematodes  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
An international research collaboration that includes the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has discovered that aging in nematodes (worms) can be slowed and even reversed... more
TSA allows passengers to bring drug derived from marijuana  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The Transportation Security Administration has changed its cannabis policy to allow passengers to bring some forms CBD oil and an FDA-approved drug derived from marijuana more
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