Results From a Phase 3 Trial of Lynparza For Treating Ovarian Cancer Have Been Announced
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Results From a Phase 3 Trial of Lynparza For Treating Ovarian Cancer Have Been Announced

Results from a Phase 3 trial of the medicine Lynparza (olaparib) for the treatment of advanced ovarian cancer in women with the BRCA-mutation have been announced as positive. The full…

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Spastic Cerebral Palsy Can be Identified With DNA Patterns in Blood Cells, Study Says
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Spastic Cerebral Palsy Can be Identified With DNA Patterns in Blood Cells, Study Says

According to a story from news-medical.net, a team of scientists from Delaware have recently released a study in the journal BMC Bioinformatics. In this study, the researchers found that patters…

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A Lab-Tested Experimental Therapy For Cystic Fibrosis May Have Significant Benefits Over Some Existing Treatments
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A Lab-Tested Experimental Therapy For Cystic Fibrosis May Have Significant Benefits Over Some Existing Treatments

Researchers have been studying an experimental treatment for cystic fibrosis that is thought to be effective regardless of a patient's genetics. The research is still in the early stages, but…

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This Prostate Cancer Research May Have Implications for Breast and Ovarian Cancers Too
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This Prostate Cancer Research May Have Implications for Breast and Ovarian Cancers Too

According to News Medical, a group of researchers at Johns Hopkins and the Bloomberg-Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy recently found encouraging results for a study involving immunotherapy to treat a…

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The Developers of an Experimental Pompe Treatment Have Received Advice From Regulatory Authorities
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The Developers of an Experimental Pompe Treatment Have Received Advice From Regulatory Authorities

Amicus Therapeutics is developing a treatment for Pompe disease through its AT-GAA program. They have recently announced that they have met with regulators from the European Union and Germany who…

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Cannabidiol Receives Orphan Drug Designation for Autoimmune Hepatitis

According to a story from globenewswire.com, the company Revive Therapeutics, which is dedicated to the development of treatments derived from cannabis and cannabinoids, recently announced that the FDA has decided…

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New Computational Framework Could Increase the Effectiveness of Cancer Treatment
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New Computational Framework Could Increase the Effectiveness of Cancer Treatment

According to a story from bioengineer.org, a group of scientists working at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) have managed to develop a computational model that could potentially make highly…

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Researchers Highlight a Potential New Treatment Route For Glioblastoma
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Researchers Highlight a Potential New Treatment Route For Glioblastoma

According to a story from news-medical.net, a group of scientists from the Cincinnati Children's Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute have recently published a study in the journal Nature Cell Biology. This…

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Chemo “Bath” is Helping Fight Cancers of the Abdomen and Internal Organs
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Chemo “Bath” is Helping Fight Cancers of the Abdomen and Internal Organs

According to a story from Wink News, an alternative chemotherapy approach is helping patients get rid of cancers of internal organs or otherwise in the abdominal cavity. The approach is…

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I Tried the PKU Diet for a Day Challenge and It Was Nothing Like That Time I Was Vegan in College
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I Tried the PKU Diet for a Day Challenge and It Was Nothing Like That Time I Was Vegan in College

The National Society for Phenylketonuria (NSPKU) is holding their PKU Diet Challenge today. The diet challenge is specifically aimed at MPs (Members of Parliament in the UK-- aka, not me),…

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A Doctor With Castleman Disease is in a Race Against Time to Save His Own Life
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A Doctor With Castleman Disease is in a Race Against Time to Save His Own Life

According to a story from today.com, Dr. David Fajgenbaum was first diagnosed with Castleman disease in 2010. His first encounter with the illness was terrifying. He was confined to the…

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