A new malaria vaccine by GlaxoSmithKline has evoked a 100-fold antibody response in childern during clinical trials conducted in the West African state of Mali.
VX-809, an oral investigational drug to treat cystic fibrosis, has shown encouraging results in early phase clinical studies, Vertex Pharmaceuticals announced.
SensiGene Fetal RHD Genotyping, a new lab test to detect the Rh factor in the fetus by Sequenom, has been launched in US market.
Nitroglycerin, the widely used explosive substance in dynamites etc, can treat prostate cancer, according to a new study.
A1c blood test has been approved as an additional diagnostic criterion for type 2 diabetes by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE).