My watch list  

341 Current news from israel

matching the following criteria

Pharmalink's core patents for Nefecon treatment for renal disease granted


Pharmalink AB has had core patents for its late-stage clinical candidate Nefecon® issued in the key markets United States, Europe, China and Hong Kong. A patent is pending in Japan.Nefecon is a potential disease-modifying treatment for patients with primary IgA nephropathy at risk of developing ...


Contradictory Findings about the Effect of the Full Moon on Sleep


According to folklore, the full moon affects human sleep. International researchers are trying to determine whether there is any truth to the belief. Studies by a team at The University of Gothenburg in Sweden have found that people actually sleep 20 minutes less when the moon is full. A Swiss ...


Sobi files for EU approval of Xiapex for Peyronies disease


Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) and Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.announced that Sobi has filed for an extension of the label for Xiapex® (collagenase clostridium histolyticum) with the European Medicines Agency (EMA) to include the indication of Peyronie's disease.The filing is based ...


Karolinska Institutet dismisses link between suicidal behaviour and ADHD drugs


A new register-based study from Karolinska Institutet shows that drug therapy for ADHD does not entail an increased risk of suicide attempts or suicide, as was previously feared. The results are published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ).“Our work in several ways shows that most likely there ...


Possible New Combination Treatment for Cancer


Scientists at the Sahlgrenska Academy have developed a new cancer treatment that has proved to be effective in mice. The treatment, which is presented in PNAS, is based on newly discovered properties of the so-called BET bromodomain inhibitors.A few years ago, a molecule known as “JQ1” was ...


Unexpected origin for important parts of the nervous system


A new study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden shows that a part of the nervous system, the parasympathetic nervous system, is formed in a way that is different from what researchers previously believed. In this study, a new phenomenon is investigated within the field of developmental biology, ...


Beactica Initiates Drug Discovery Collaboration with Medivir


Beactica, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Medivir AB. Under the agreement, Beactica will use its proprietary discovery platform to identify novel hits against a disease-relevant protease of therapeutic interest to Medivir. Financial terms of the agreement were not ...


Sobi appoints Kirsti Gjellan as Senior Vice President Manufacturing Operations


Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) announced that Kirsti Gjellan has been appointed Senior Vice President Manufacturing Operations. Gjellan joins Sobi from global pharmaceutical company Pfizer where she has been Managing Director and Site Leader at the Strängnäs site for Pfizer Health AB ...


Gene behind unhealthy adipose tissue identified


Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have for the first time identified a gene driving the development of pernicious adipose tissue in humans. The findings imply that the gene may constitute a risk factor promoting the development of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. Adipose ...


image description
New atom-scale knowledge on the function of biological photosensors


The research groups of Janne Ihalainen (University of Jyväskylä) and Sebastian Westenhoff (University of Gothenburg) have clarified how the atom structure of bacterial red light photosensors changes when sensing light. The research reveals structural changes in phytochrome protein when ...


Page 1 From 35
Subscribe to e-mail updates relating to your search

You will receive via e-mail the latest search results matching your search criteria. This service is free of charge and can be cancelled at any time.

Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE