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Archive for June 8th, 2010

Leukemia vaccine GVAX CML promising: BioSante

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 22:26

A vaccine to address difficult-to-treat blood cancer called chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is currently undergoing human studies.

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Chewable gel to stop nicotine addiction soon in India

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 22:21

Chewable gel pastilles that reproduces the sensation of tobacco chewing to help smokers to kick-off the habit will soon be made available in India.

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Blood plasma fractionation centre in Chennai soon

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 19:07

The south Indian state of Tamil Nadu will soon have a plasma fractionation centre in Chennai to make blood plasma components available for patients at affordable prices.

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Drugs to prevent organ failure deaths from blood poisoning on cards

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 15:23

A potential new treatment to prevent deaths from blood poisoning or septic shock may soon be coming.

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Anti-HIV pills taken immediately after sexual intercourse stops AIDS virus infection: Study

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 14:04

If used immediately after sexual intercourse with a person possibly infected with the AIDs virus, the currently available anti-HIV pills could prevent the risk of getting the infection.

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Sex hormone estrogen patches pose low stroke risk: Study

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 13:20

Women using patches containing sex hormone estrogen to treat menopausal symptoms have a reduced chance of developing stroke compared to higher doses of pills.

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