Six Grants From the FDA Will Help Fund Critical Rare Disease Clinical Trials
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Six Grants From the FDA Will Help Fund Critical Rare Disease Clinical Trials

According to a story from BioSpace, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced that it has awarded grant funding that will go towards six clinical trials that will…

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The FDA Has Provided 16 Million Dollars to Scientists to Continue Rare Disease Research During the Pandemic
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The FDA Has Provided 16 Million Dollars to Scientists to Continue Rare Disease Research During the Pandemic

 The United States FDA has just announced that they will be providing  6 new grants, which are worth 16 million dollars for rare disease research. These grants will last a…

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Scientists Screen for Pancreatic Cancer Using Artificial Intelligence
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Scientists Screen for Pancreatic Cancer Using Artificial Intelligence

  News-Medical Life Sciences recently interviewed Dr. Ananya Malhotra, Research Fellow at the London School of Hygiene, regarding her most current research involving pancreatic cancer. Dr. Malhotra believes artificial intelligence (AI)…

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Questions for COVID-19: Should Cancer Patients Attend Appointments?
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Questions for COVID-19: Should Cancer Patients Attend Appointments?

  In a period of unprecedented changes, it is understandable that people may question what their lives may look like moving forward. COVID-19 has now spread to 196 countries and…

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Pancreatic Cancer: Researchers are Calling Patients’ Response to this Treatment “Unprecedented“
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Pancreatic Cancer: Researchers are Calling Patients’ Response to this Treatment “Unprecedented“

  The ASCO Post recently reported findings of high response rates and improved survival from the combination of platinum-based cisplatin and gemcitabine (chemotherapy) in BRCA/PALB2 mutation positive pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. The goal…

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PointR Data Merges into Mateon Therapeutics — Company Will Focus on Using Data Analysis and AI to Develop New Treatments
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PointR Data Merges into Mateon Therapeutics — Company Will Focus on Using Data Analysis and AI to Develop New Treatments

According to a press release from Mateon Therapeutics, Mateon's recent merger agreement with PointR Data establishes plans to combine the use of artificial intelligence and data collection for the development…

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Experimental Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer has Earned Orphan Drug Designation
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Experimental Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer has Earned Orphan Drug Designation

According to a story from BioSpace, the biopharmaceutical company CrystalGenomics, Inc. recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company's investigational drug candidate CG-745 Orphan…

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Scientists Identify Possible Link Between Pancreatic Cancer and Muscle Wasting Condition Cachexia
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Scientists Identify Possible Link Between Pancreatic Cancer and Muscle Wasting Condition Cachexia

According to a publication from EurekAlert, researchers from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine (OUCM) recently published a study in the journal Gastroenterology suggesting how cachexia is triggered in…

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Pancreatic Cancer Medication Shows Strong Promise Treating Advanced Biliary Tract Cancers
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Pancreatic Cancer Medication Shows Strong Promise Treating Advanced Biliary Tract Cancers

According to a publication from the Arizona BioIndustry Association, Dr. Rachna Shroff and a team of researchers from the Arizona Cancer Center are studying the use of nab-paclitaxel (a pancreatic…

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