Janssen ’s Updated Phase 1 Results for Teclistamab Suggest Deep, Durable Responses in Patients with Heavily Pretreated Multiple Myeloma
We reported initial findings for teclistamab at ASCO 2020, and study updates have observed a deepening of responses that have shown to be durable in a significant percentage of patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma,” said Amrita Y. Krishnan, M.D., Director of the Judy and Bernard Briskin Center for Multiple Myeloma Research and Chief, Division of Multiple Myeloma, Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation at City of Hope, and study investigator. “Teclistamab exposure was sustained across the dosing interval and exceeded target levels, and consistent T-cell activation was observed. ...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - May 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

CT Scans for Breast Cancer Radiotherapy Also Show Cardiovascular Risk CT Scans for Breast Cancer Radiotherapy Also Show Cardiovascular Risk
Coronary-artery calcium measured automatically on radiotherapy-planning CT scans in women being treated for breast cancer may be used to spot those at increased risk for CVD, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

' Calcium Imbalance' Linked to Bipolar Severity'Calcium Imbalance' Linked to Bipolar Severity
Calcium homeostasis, rather than just serum vitamin D levels, is linked to adverse outcomes in bipolar disorder, with parathyroid hormone a promising marker of severity, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - May 11, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Machine learning plus CT boosts prediction of major coronary events
Combining machine learning with coronary CT angiography to assess cardiovascula...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SCCT releases new consensus document on cardiovascular CT AI predicts heart disease mortality from CT lung screening exams Cardiac complications are common in COVID-19 cases Deep-learning algorithm can detect, quantify aortic valve calcium AI predicts cardiovascular risk on routine chest CT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 7, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

In a cell-eat-cell world calcium ions activate 'eat-me' signal in necrotic cells
(Baylor College of Medicine) Researchers discovered what activates the 'eat-me' signal that prompts the elimination of necrotic cells. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 6, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Calcium Sulfate With Antibiotics for DFUs With Osteomyelitis Calcium Sulfate With Antibiotics for DFUs With Osteomyelitis
In this case series, the authors describe a novel strategy for the local delivery of antibiotics to diabetic foot ulcers complicated by osteomyelitis.Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Calcium Scores From Low - Dose Lung CT Can Predict CVD Mortality
Prediction model based on vascular calcification identified on low - dose CT outperformed model based on participant characteristics (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - April 30, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Calcium Scores From Low-Dose Lung CT Can Predict CVD Mortality
FRIDAY, April 30, 2021 -- Information automatically extracted from low-dose lung computed tomography (CT) imaging can predict five-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality, according to a study published online April 15 in Radiology:... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to lose visceral fat: Orange juice fortified with minerals shown to help reduce fat
VISCERAL fat is strongly associated with chronic complications so eliminating the belly fat is vital. Research suggests drinking orange juice that's been fortified with calcium and vitamin D may attack stubborn belly fat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calcium supplement may help ‘blood to clot normally’ - signs of a deficiency
CALCIUM provides a multitude of benefits, from keeping bones strong to regulating the heartbeat and helping blood to clot normally. Priya Tew from Age UK recommends eating up to four portions of dairy products daily. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Explosion behaviors of hybrid C(2)H(2)/CaC(2) dust in a confined space - Song SX, Cheng YF, Wang WT, Wang ZH, Zhang BB.
In order to investigate the explosion process of calcium carbide (CaC(2)) dust in the acetylene (C(2)H(2)) atmosphere, the explosion characteristics of C(2)H(2) gas and C(2)H(2)/CaC(2) dust gas-solid two-phase mixture were studied using a 20-L spherical ve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Vitamin D and calcium help to burn more belly fat
HOW TO get rid of visceral fat: When trying to lose those extra layers of fat around the belly area, knowing the exact science of how the body works is the best starting point. Numerous studies have shown that by increasing your vitamin D and calcium levels, whether through supplementation or food, can help to burn belly fat. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Leaking calcium in neurons an early sign of Alzheimer ’s pathology
New findings about early pathological changes in the brain may provide strategies to slow or prevent the progression of Alzheimer ’s, Yale researchers report. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - April 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Leaking calcium in neurons an early sign of Alzheimer's pathology
(Yale University) Leaking calcium in neurons an early sign of Alzheimer's pathologyNew Haven, Conn. -- Alzheimer's disease is known for its slow attack on neurons crucial to memory and cognition. But why are these particular neurons in aging brains so susceptible to the disease's ravages, while others remain resilient? (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vitamin D, Calcium, and Implications for Cardiovascular Health Vitamin D, Calcium, and Implications for Cardiovascular Health
Should vitamin D and calcium supplementation be recommended for cardiovascular health? This paper reviews currently available evidence to provide updated recommendations.Journal of the American College of Cardiology (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news