An exploratory study of police officers: low compassion satisfaction and compassion fatigue - Grant HB, Lavery CF, Decarlo J.
Background: Compassion fatigue, or the physical, mental, and emotional state experienced by professionals that assist others in distress, has been well documented in several caring professions such as nurses, firefighters, and emergency medical tech... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Ethnic conflict and violence in Myanmar: the exodus of stateless Rohingya people - Mithun MB.
Since independence, different minority groups in Myanmar have experienced ethnic conflicts and violence. Among them, the Rohingya community face the worst challenges. Due to government-imposed restrictions and the denial of the government to grant them cit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Medicare Ambulance Rides May No Longer End Up at ER
WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare wants to change how it pays for emergency ambulance services to give seniors more options besides going to a hospital emergency department, officials said Thursday. Other options could include going to an urgent care center, a doctor's office, or even treatment at home under supervision of a doctor via telehealth links. It's just a pilot project for now, but if adopted nationwide the idea could save Medicare more than $500 million a year and allow local fire departments and ambulance services to focus the time and energy of first responders on the most serious emergencies. HHS Announces Gro...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - February 15, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: News Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

Bristol scientist awarded prestigious honour for women in chemistry
Professor Chris Willis, from the University ’ s School of Chemistry has been honoured by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) with a 2019 IUPAC Distinguished Women in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Award. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - February 15, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards; Faculty of Science, Faculty of Science, School of Chemistry; Press Release Source Type: news

Study: No race or gender bias seen in initial NIH grant reviews
(University of Wisconsin-Madison) Examinations of National Institutes of Health grants in the last 15 years have shown that white scientists are more likely to be successful in securing funding from the agency than their black peers.A new study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison shows that bias is unlikely to play out in the initial phase of the process NIH uses to review applications for the billions of federal grant dollars it apportions annually to biology and behavior research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

UTA engineer earns NSF CAREER grant to develop bioinspired, shape-morphing 3D materials
(University of Texas at Arlington) Kyungsuk Yum, an assistant professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 National Science Foundation Early Career Development, or CAREER, Program grant to design and develop bioinspired 3D materials with programmed shapes and motions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 15, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Dimitroff Awarded Mizutani Foundation for Glycoscience Research Grant
Charles Dimitroff, PhD, of the Department of Dermatology, received a one-year, ¥7 million grant (approximately $58,000 USD) from the Mizutani Foundation for Glycoscience for his project, “Functional Analysis of Human Endothelial Cell Galectin-9 on Hu (Source: BWH News)
Source: BWH News - February 15, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Israel awards Zebra 3 grants for AI algorithms
Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Zebra Medical Vision has received...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Zebra, Clalit Health tout research at RSNA 2018 FDA clears Zebra Medical's CAC scoring software Zebra Medical secures $30M in financing Zebra, Change Healthcare partner on AI Zebra to exhibit AI image analysis with Google at RSNA 2017 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Webinar To Assist Applicants for Grants To Study Specific Cannabis Components
Interested in an NCCIH grant opportunity to identify and develop novel strategies– like cannabinoids– to treat acute and chronic pain? Read this blog post and learn more here. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - February 14, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: David Shurtleff, Ph.D. Source Type: news

Sea Grant & ASLO bring helping hands to Puerto Rico
(University of Minnesota) Scientists from 52 countries will be providing hands-on help in Puerto Rico to restore marine and coastal resources damaged during hurricane Maria in 2017 in connection with the annual meeting of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography February 23 to March 2, 2019. The Puerto Rico and Minnesota Sea Grant programs are working together with Puerto Rico-based members of the meeting committee to offer educational and volunteer opportunities focused on environmental restoration. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 14, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

CUNY SPH awarded grant for environmental and occupational health scholarships
(CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy) CUNY SPH was awarded grant from the New York Community Trust to provide 10 scholarships annually to aspiring women or minority graduate students who intend to pursue the Master of Science program in Environmental and Occupational Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Heart research gets $4.1 million boost on Valentine's Day
(Clemson University) Will Richardson and Naren Vyavahare said Thursday that they have each received grants from the National Institutes of Health for new research related to the heart. The two grants combined represent $4.1 million in new research funding in Clemson's Department of Bioengineering. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Hop to it: Researchers evaluate rabbits' evolved resistance to myxoma virus
(Arizona State University) Partnering with the University of Cambridge and several other research institutes, Biodesign researchers, as part of Grant McFadden's Center of for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy, validated the role of specific rabbit genes in contributing to this acquired resistance in research published in Science Magazine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 14, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Earth first origins project seeks to replicate the cradle of life
(Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) NASA's Astrobiology Program has awarded a $9 million grant to Earth First Origins project, led by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Assistant Professor Karyn Rogers,   to uncover the conditions on early Earth that gave rise to life by identifying, replicating, and exploring how prebiotic molecules and chemical pathways could have formed under realistic early Earth conditions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 14, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Sleep-in appeal to the Supreme Court is extremely good news
Today’s decision by the Supreme Court to grant permission for an appeal against last summer’s Court of Appeal judgment affecting care workers on sleep-in shifts is extremely good news, says UNISON. The UNISON-backed case – taken on behalf of care worker Clare Tomlinson-Blake – argues that sleep-in shifts should count as working time and be paid at least hourly minimum wage rates. Commenting on the news that permission to appeal has been granted UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “This is extremely good news. Last year’s judgment has meant uncertainty for employers and care staff...
Source: UNISON Health care news - February 13, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Anna Mauremootoo Tags: Press release dave prentis mencap Sleep-in payments Source Type: news

Mendelian helps NHS to speed up rare disease diagnosis
Mendelian, a UK healthtech startup,  has received a £500,000 grant from Innovate UK to build platforms that will help GPs to identify NHS patients with potentially rare or hard-to-diagnose conditions and diseases more quickly. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 13, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

CWRU receives $1.3 million to develop decision-making tool for treating intimate partner violence
(Case Western Reserve University) Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine's Gunnur Karakurt, Ph.D., has been awarded a four-year, $1.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to identify effective treatments for intimate partner violence (IPV), and to develop a decision-making tool for care providers. The project involves analyzing national data to identify subgroups of people who respond similarly to specific IPV treatments. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mount Sinai research program awarded $12.5 million NIH grant to continue to study the role of hormones in menopause and aging biology
(The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine) A new program will look at the role of the Follicle Stimulating Hormone in obesity and osteoporosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Gift of $500,000 honors Jere E. Goyan, late UCSF School of Pharmacy dean
The endowment will provide funds for a recipient to focus on delivering breakthroughs in therapeutics-related research, education, and patient care. (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - February 13, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Grant Burningham Source Type: news

MMJ Files FDA Fast Track Approval Application For Cannabis Multiple...
FDA grants Fast Track Designation to help expedite the review and approval of drugs in development that treat serious or life threatening diseases and fill an unmet medical need. MMJ International...(PRWeb February 13, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/mmj_files_fda_fast_track_approval_application_for_cannabis_multiple_sclerosis_drug/prweb16100751.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - February 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

RHS: Notice of Request for Extension of Currently Approved Information Collection
The Rural Housing Service (RHS) requests comments on extending information collection for the Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) Program, which helps repair or rehabilitate housing, co-ops, and rental properties for low-income people in rural areas. Comments are due April 15, 2019. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - February 12, 2019 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

USDA Seeks Applications for the Community Connect Grant Program
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development announced that it is accepting applications for theCommunity Connect Grant Program, which helps rural communities expand access into areas where broadband is unlikely to be commercially available. Applications accepted through April 15, 2019. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - February 12, 2019 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Climate Adaptation: WCS awards $2.5 Million to 13 US conservation projects
(Wildlife Conservation Society) WCS has announced 13 new grants to nonprofit organizations implementing on-the-ground, science-driven projects that will help wildlife and ecosystems adapt to climate change. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 12, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Creating an inexhaustible database for drug molecules
School of Pharmacy researchers helped a free public database of potential drug molecules grow 100-fold. (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - February 12, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Grant Burningham Source Type: news

Music therapy program at UCLA aims to help premature infants develop feeding skills
It ’s a Friday morning in January when Jana Gallus, 32, and Gregor Martynus, 35, peek their heads over their triplets’ set of bassinets in their Westwood apartment. Six-month-olds Ada, Kian and Nico are just waking up, kicking with excitement and beaming from ear to ear.It ’s a daily moment that Gallus and Martynus say doesn’t get old. The triplets have come a long way since July, when they were born early, at 31 weeks, with weights ranging from 2.5 to 4 pounds. For 52 days, the trio were cared for in the neonatal intensive care unit, or NICU, atUCLA Mattel Children ’s Hospital.As the UCLA tea...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - February 11, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation to Amplyx Pharmaceuticals for APX001 for Treatment of Cryptococcosis
Cryptococcal Meningitis Included in FDA Tropical Disease Priority Review Voucher Program SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Amplyx Pharmaceuticals, a company developing first-in-class products for life-threatening inf... Biopharmaceuticals, FDA Amplyx Pharmaceuticals, APX001, cryptococcosis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Scientists to test light therapy as relief from painful side effect of cancer treatment
(University at Buffalo) University at Buffalo researchers have received part of a $1.5 million grant to investigate light therapy as a replacement for prescription opioids in treating oral mucositis, painful ulcers and swelling in the mouth that result from chemotherapy and radiation treatment for cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 11, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

NSF Award funds sensor research at Kent State's new Advanced Materials Institute
(Kent State University) Thanks to a rare Grant Opportunities for Academic Liaison with Industry (GOALI) award from the National Science Foundation (NSF), Kent State University researchers in the new Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute will be able to work with partners at Merck Performance Materials to advance life-saving sensory technology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

OU College of Medicine receives $10.7 million grant for geroscience research
(University of Oklahoma) To advance research in the field of geroscience -- which studies the relationship between aging and disease -- the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine has been awarded a $10.7 million federal grant. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Researcher receives major grant to study gene's potential for suppressing tumor cells
(University of Oklahoma) Rajagopal Ramesh, Ph.D., a researcher at the Stephenson Cancer Center at OU Medicine, recently received a five-year, $1.6 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to further study a gene that shows promise in suppressing tumor cells. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 10, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Wake Forest receives $28M grant to study Alzheimer's disease
Wake Forest Baptist Health will deploy a $28 million grant from the Alzheimer ’s Association in an effort to confirm via clinical trials recent findings by researchers in Finland.  The findings WFBH hopes to validate suggest lifestyle choices can help keep aging adults mentally fit.  As many as 5.7 million Americans – roughly 50 million people worldwide – are presen tly living with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, for which there is no known cure. That total is expected… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

Genesee County to get new inpatient addictions center
New state funding will lead to another inpatient residential site for addiction treatment in Western New York, as well as a major laboratory upgrades at Wyoming County Community Hospital. Both projects were funded in a new round of grants from the state Department of Health. The Genesee Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Inc. received $4.7 million to build a 25-bed intensive residential substance use disorder treatment program, specifically targeting women and their children.  The facility… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

The Union for International Cancer Control and Pfizer announce new phase of global grants initiative supporting metastatic breast cancer patients
In conjunction with World Cancer Day, the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and Pfizer Inc. announce the third round of the Seeding Progress And Resources for the Cancer Community (SPARC): Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) Challenge: their pioneering grants initiative designed to (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Pfizer Business and Industry Source Type: news

Bias against female scientists revealed in study of Canadian grants program
Female scientists are less likely to win research dollars from the federal government's grant agency (CIHR), when the grant application is reviewed based on the scientist leading the project, rather than the proposal. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Leviticus Cardio, Jarvik Heart unveil wireless LVAD
Jarvik Heart and Leviticus Cardio yesterday unveiled a new collaborative wirelessly-powered left ventricular assist device and touted its recent first-in-human use. An article on the new heart and its first implantation was recently published in the Journal for Heart and Lung Transplantation, the companies said. The device, dubbed the Fully Implanted Ventricular Assist Device (FIVAD), is based on Coplanar Energy Transfer technology from Leviticus Cardio as well as a heart pump produced by Jarvik Heart, the companies said. The system includes a fully implanted Jarvik 2000 VAD system which is powered wirelessly using both in...
Source: Mass Device - February 7, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cardiac Assist Devices Cardiac Implants Cardiovascular Featured Jarvik Heart Leviticus Cardio Source Type: news

Saliva-based glucometer, leaked Fitbits for kids and more digital health news briefs
Also: Grants for virtual reality in surgery, a medical search engine  and telemedicine in the news. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 7, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Avedro sets $75m IPO terms
Avedro has set the terms for its initial public offering, looking to raise between $70 million and $80 million in total. The Waltham, Mass.-based ophthalmic device company said it plans to float 5 million shares of its common stock at between $14 and $16 per share. The company said it also plans to grant a 30-day underwriter’s option to purchase an additional 750,000 shares at the initial price, according to a press release. Avedro said that it aims to list its common stock on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol “AVDR,” according to the release. BofA Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan will act as jo...
Source: Mass Device - February 7, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Featured Initial Public Offering (IPO) Optical/Ophthalmic Avedro Source Type: news

Health system receives $28 million grant to study Alzheimer's disease
Wake Forest Baptist Health will deploy a $28 million grant from the Alzheimer ’s Association in an effort to confirm via clinical trials recent findings by researchers in Finland.  The findings WFBH hopes to validate suggest lifestyle choices can help keep aging adults mentally fit.  As many as 5.7 million Americans – roughly 50 million people worldwide – are presen tly living with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, for which there is no known cure. That total is expected… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 7, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

LSTM receives grant to accelerate evaluation of next-generation malaria control tools
(Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine) LSTM has been awarded a new $3.9 million grant from the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation for the ESSENTIALS project. This initiative aims to speed up the evaluation process for new malaria control tools, to ensure they are deployed as early as possible in affected communities. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - February 7, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Can healthier habits help preserve mental skills?
(Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center) Researchers in Finland recently found that lifestyle choices can help older adults stay mentally sharp. Now scientists at Wake Forest School of Medicine hope to find confirmatory evidence this is indeed the case by coordinating a large, national clinical trial sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association through a $28 million grant. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How the Brian Grant Foundation is expanding its Parkinson's mission
The group has diversified greatly since launching late last decade. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 7, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Andy Giegerich Source Type: news

How the Brian Grant Foundation is expanding its Parkinson's mission
The group has diversified greatly since launching late last decade. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 7, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Andy Giegerich Source Type: news

Sexual abuse and exploitation of preK-12 students by school personnel - Grant BJ, Shakeshaft C, Mueller J.
The abuse of students by PreK-12 school personnel continues to be a multifaceted issue that affects students, staff, parents, and communities at an alarming rate. This two-part special issue builds on the dated and limited literature in this topic area and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

NETRF announces $2.5 million in research to advance the treatment of rare cancer
(Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation) The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) continues its aggressive funding of neuroendocrine cancer research with eight new grants totaling $2.5 million. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 6, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

USDA grant to blend data with agriculture for improved production
(University of Texas at Arlington) A University of Texas at Arlington math professor will use a US Department of Agriculture grant to prepare graduate and undergraduate students for data-based careers in agriculture-related fields. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 6, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Vectorious starts trial of implantable wireless heart monitor
Vectorious Medical Technologies said it has begun a first-in-human trial of its left atrial pressure monitoring device. Tel Aviv-based Vectorious is developing the V-Lap implantable wireless heart monitor, which is designed to monitor pressure in the heart’s left atrium. The Vector-HF trial will enroll up to 30 patients at six sites across Germany, Israel, Italy and the U.K. The prospective, multicenter, single-arm clinical trial was designed to assess the safety and performance of the V-LAP system in preparation for receiving the CE Mark. Vectorious said its V-LAP sensory device is the world’s f...
Source: Mass Device - February 5, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Cardiac Assist Devices Cardiac Implants Clinical Trials Featured News Well Patient Monitoring Research & Development Vectorious Medical Technologies Source Type: news

UMMC, fire department look to eliminate unnecessary ER visits with mobile care pilot in West Baltimore
The University of Maryland Medical Center wants to cut down the number of West Baltimore patients visiting emergency rooms, starting with a pilot program that seeks to give residents better access to care and could save the hospital and city hundreds of thousands of dollars annually. A pair of mobile health pilot initiatives launched last year, funded by a two-year, $4 million grant from the state's Health Services Cost Review Commission. UMMC is working with Baltimore's City Fire Department, city… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 5, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Lutronic And Syneron-Candela(R) Announce Settlement Of Patent Infringement Lawsuit
Candela and MGH Grant License; Comprehensive Settlement Reached BILLERICA, Mass. and WAYLAND, Mass., Feb. 5, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Syneron Medical Ltd. and Candela Corporation (collectively, "Syneron-Candela"), a g... Devices, Dermatology, Litigation Syneron-Candela, Lutronic (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Drinking and driving among adults in the United States: Results from the 2012-2013 national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions-III - Fan AZ, Grant BF, Ruan WJ, Huang B, Chou SP.
This study examined 12-month prevalences of driver-based A-ID and passenger-based alcohol-related practices in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

US FDA grants Breakthrough Therapy Designation for potential next-generation RSV medicine MEDI8897
AstraZeneca and its global biologics research and development arm, MedImmune, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation (BTD) for MEDI8897, an extended half-life respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) F monoclonal antibody (mAb) being developed for the prevention of lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) caused by RSV. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured AstraZeneca Business and Industry Source Type: news