Bill Clinton recovering from urological infection, aide says
Bill Clinton is recovering from a urological infection in a Southern California hospital (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Effectiveness of an electronic hand hygiene monitoring system to increase compliance and reduce healthcare-associated infections
During an interventional study in a nephrology department, we investigated the effect of an electronic hand hygiene monitoring system on the hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers (n=99) and hospital-acquired bloodstream infections. The doctors and nurses improved their hand hygiene compliance significantly during the intervention phase when they received group and individual feedback based on actionable insights from the electronic hand hygiene monitoring system. The improvements in hand hygiene compliance were associated with a significant reduction in the number of hospital-acquired bloodstream infections. (Sourc...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Guidelines for Infection Control in the Urological Field, including Urinary Tract Management (revised second edition)
The Committee for the Development of Guidelines for Infection Control in the Urological Field, including Urinary Tract Management of the Japanese Urological Association, together with its systematic review team and external reviewers, have prepared a set of practice guidelines, an abridged version of which is published herein. These guidelines cover the following topics: (i) foundations of infection control, standard precautions, route-specific precautions, and occupational infection control (including vaccines); (ii) the relationship between urologists and infection control; (iii) infection control in urological wards and...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The specific type of pain that signals an 'enlarged liver'
FATTY liver disease - as the name suggests - describes an accumulation of fat in the liver. Although the condition is typically marked by an absence of symptoms, a specific type of pain can indicate an "enlarged liver", warns the NHS. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Researchers Open Phase I Clinical Trial of Cryoablation with Keytruda
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City has opened a novel clinical trial that combines the immunotherapy drug Keytruda with cryoablation for patients with unresectable malignant mesothelioma. The phase I trial opened in September and will be available at seven Memorial Sloan Kettering locations in the New York City/New Jersey area. Cryoablation, which is also known as cryotherapy or cryosurgery, is a treatment that freezes localized tumors with argon gas or liquid nitrogen. It has been used effectively with liver, kidney and prostate cancers, but its use with mesothelioma has been limited because of ...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - October 14, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Source Type: news

Janssen Showcases Commitment to Advancing Scientific Innovation in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) at CHEST 2021 Annual Meeting
TITUSVILLE, N.J. – October 14, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today 11* abstracts highlighting data from its pulmonary hypertension (PH) portfolio will be presented at CHEST 2021, the annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians, held virtually October 17-20.Data presentations from eight abstracts will provide additional evidence supporting the role of objective multiparameter risk assessment approaches in helping to optimize treatment and care for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), as well as the impact of earlier and comprehensive therapy with ...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Dialysis Center Closures Linked to Hospitalizations and Deaths Dialysis Center Closures Linked to Hospitalizations and Deaths
Closure of in-center dialysis facilities increases the risk of hospitalizations among patients with end-stage kidney disease compared with those not affected by closures.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Scientist behind Vertex CF drugs launches new startup with Atlas Venture
Jonathan Moore, one of the first employees of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. and a key scientist behind the company's renowned cystic fibrosis drugs, has a new venture. Rectify Pharmaceuticals has ambitious plans to target proteins that affect multiple organ systems including the lungs, liver, gastrointestinal tract, eye and central nervous system. The focus of the new startup are something called ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters, which are membrane proteins that are crucial to moving substrates… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Pharmacologic Therapies for Treatment of NASH Pharmacologic Therapies for Treatment of NASH
This meta-analysis investigated and ranked the efficacy of various NASH therapies in terms of their improvements in liver fibrosis and NASH resolution.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

What's the Wait Time for an Alcoholic Liver Disease Transplant? What's the Wait Time for an Alcoholic Liver Disease Transplant?
Many hospitals require people with alcohol-related liver disease to complete a period of sobriety before they can be added to the waiting list for a liver. But this thinking may be changing.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Antibody Response to BNT162b2 Reported in Pediatric Transplant Recipients
Positive antibody titers seen in 73.3 percent of pediatric solid organ transplant recipients who provided titers at one month after the second dose (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 12, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Infections, Nephrology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Miromatrix hits clinical milestone on path to scale organ transplants
Miromatrix Medical Inc. marked a major milestone this month as it completed the first ever implant of a bioengineered liver into a large animal. The Eden Prairie-based biotech company engineers whole organs through a process known as decellurization and recellurization. Put simply, the cells are rinsed out of a pig liver or kidney. Then, human cells are added into the blank organ in a bioreactor. The transplant was part of a preclinical study with researchers at Mayo Clinic to assess the functionality… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Carter Jones Source Type: news

Miromatrix hits clinical milestone on path to scale organ transplants
Miromatrix Medical Inc. marked a major milestone this month as it completed the first ever implant of a bioengineered liver into a large animal. The Eden Prairie-based biotech company engineers whole organs through a process known as decellurization and recellurization. Put simply, the cells are rinsed out of a pig liver or kidney. Then, human cells are added into the blank organ in a bioreactor. The transplant was part of a preclinical study with researchers at Mayo Clinic to assess the functionality… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Carter Jones Source Type: news

Genetic kidney disorder reversible in preclinical models, Yale study finds
Using gene therapy in mice, Yale researchers were able to reverse the damage caused by ADPKD, an inherited disease that causes cysts to develop in kidneys. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - October 12, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Japanese biotech pays Albireo $135M for local liver disease drug rights
Japanese biotech Jadeite Medicines is paying Boston-based Albireo Pharma Inc. up to $135 million for Japanese rights to Bylvay, the company's recently approved drug for rare liver diseases. Albireo (Nasdaq: ALBO) will receive $15 million up front from Jadeite, plus another $120 million in milestone payments, as well as royalties. Jadeite is undertaking the responsibility of clinical development, regulatory approval and commercialization of Bylvay in Japan. In July, Albireo received approval from… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Japanese biotech pays Albireo $135M for local liver disease drug rights
Japanese biotech Jadeite Medicines is paying Boston-based Albireo Pharma Inc. up to $135 million for Japanese rights to Bylvay, the company's recently approved drug for rare liver diseases. Albireo (Nasdaq: ALBO) will receive $15 million up front from Jadeite, plus another $120 million in milestone payments, as well as royalties. Jadeite is undertaking the responsibility of clinical development, regulatory approval and commercialization of Bylvay in Japan. In July, Albireo received approval from… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Sirtex touts 1st administration of yttrium-90 microspheres in China
Radiation oncology firm Sirtex Medical is highlighting the successful firs...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Sirtex launches study to assess SIR-Spheres for HCC U.K.'s NICE recommends Sirtex's microsphere for liver cancer Sirtex invests in BlackSwan Vascular Sirtex signs new executive VP of international sales Sirtex invests in Nanospectra Biosciences (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Electronic noses that can sniff out disease
Scientists are now working on devices to detect everything from Covid-19 and asthma to liver diseases and even some cancers, simply by looking at what's in your breath. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sirtex Medical and China Grand Pharmaceutical announce successful first administration of SIR-Spheres(R) Y-90 resin microspheres in China
WOBURN, Mass., Oct. 11, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Sirtex Medical ("Sirtex"), a leading manufacturer of targeted liver cancer therapies, announced today that the first procedure of selective internal radiation therapy (SIR... Devices, Oncology Sirtex Medical, SIR-Spheres, Y-90 resin microspheres, hepatocellular carcinoma (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 11, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Poisonings caused by wild mushroom containing amanitin toxins - Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province, China, 2019 - Xu X, Sun L, Zhang Y, Song J, Xing C, Zhang H.
What is already known about this topic? Among all food poisoning, poisonings caused by wild mushrooms containing amanitin toxins have the highest case fatality rate. Amanitin toxins can cause acute liver function damage, and symptoms of the poisoning can i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Mushroom poisoning outbreaks - China, 2020 - Li H, Zhang H, Zhang Y, Zhou J, Yin Y, He Q, Jiang S, Ma P, Zhang Y, Wen K, Yuan Y, Lang N, Cheng B, Lu J, Sun C.
What is already known about this topic? Acute liver failure, rhabdomyolysis, acute renal failure, and hemolysis caused by poisonous mushrooms are the most important mushroom poisoning threats to the Chinese population. The most notorious lethal mushrooms a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

The Failing Kidney Allograft The Failing Kidney Allograft
This article reviews the best management strategies for transplant patients after a failed kidney allograft.American Journal of Transplantation (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Transplantation Journal Article Source Type: news

Patients denied transplants for refusing Covid vaccine
A patient in dire need of a kidney transplant was told that if she and her donor refuse the Covid vaccine, she will be denied the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study shows patients with incurable kidney cancer can take 'treatment holidays' from medication
More than 15,000 Britons take sunitinib or pazopanib, highly effective daily pills that stop the spread of advanced kidney cancer but which also cause progressively worse side effects. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transplant patient's fear of catching killer Covid bug
Steve Richardson, 38, from Lincolnshire, pictured right with his wife Donna, suffered kidney failure and had a life-saving transplant in December and needs a Covid booster as the jab is less effective for him. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Is it possible to reverse through lifestyle changes?
FATTY liver disease means you have extra fat in your liver, as a healthy liver should contain little or no fat. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is the term for a range of conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. It's usually seen in people who are carrying excess weight, although sometimes this can be seen in people who are not overweight. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman who won ’t get vaccinated denied kidney transplant
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — When a Colorado woman found out her hospital wouldn’t approve her kidney transplant surgery until she got... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tunisia: 'Number of Organ Donations Is Low Compared to Needs in Tunisia - CNPTO
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- Director of the National Center for the Promotion of Organ Transplantation (French: CNPTO) Taieb Ben Abdallah said Thursday that the number of organ donations is low compared to demand in Tunisia, stating that the needs are estimated annually at 200 liver transplants, 50 heart transplants and 20 lung transplants. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Colorado woman who won't get vaccinated denied transplant
A Colorado woman has been denied a kidney transplant because she won't be vaccinated against COVID-19 due to her religious views (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Biopsy May Not Be Needed to Treat Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-Associated Hepatitis Biopsy May Not Be Needed to Treat Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-Associated Hepatitis
In patients taking immune checkpoint inhibitors who developed moderate-to-severe liver injury, a biopsy delayed steroid initiation and was not associated with more rapid hepatitis resolution of hepatitis, an observational study shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - October 7, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Japanese plum offers protection against fatty liver, reveals study
(Natural News) Researchers from Chonnam National University in South Korea have found that Eriobotrya japonica, commonly referred to as Japanese plum or loquat, can help protect the liver from damage caused by diet or alcohol intake. In their report, they looked at how Japanese plum can help liver cells at risk of damage from alcohol or free... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: Four citrus fruits that could interact to have serious consequences
STATINS are a group of medicines that can help lower the level of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the blood. LDL cholesterol is often referred to as "bad cholesterol" and statins reduce the production of it inside the liver. However, a recent study has found that statins may interact with compounds in grapefruit juice, and in some cases, this can cause severe side effects. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Number of patients seeking treatment for kidney failure fell by 30% early in the pandemic
Researchers from Brown University found that the amount of Americans initiating treatment for kidney disease severely declined early in the pandemic, and people were in worse condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychiatrists Shift Stance on Gender Dysphoria, Recommend Therapy Psychiatrists Shift Stance on Gender Dysphoria, Recommend Therapy
New position statement from psychiatrists in Australian and New Zealand emphasizes crucial role of a mental health evaluation in people with gender dysphoria, especially among adolescents.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Urology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines - October 7, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Odd looking tongue? Lesser-known signs are colour change and cracks
FATTY liver disease refers to the presence of fatty deposits in the liver that set the stage for a host of life-threatening illnesses if left untreated. Your tongue can give clues to your risk, including a fissured or jaundice tongue. What does that mean? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Long-term survival improving for kidney transplant patients
If you're a kidney transplant patient, your chances of living a longer life are improving. That's according to a recent review published in The New England Journal of Medicine. It showed that the five-year survival rate of transplant recipients who received a deceased donor kidney increased from 66% in 1996 –1999 to 78% in 2012–2015. And for patients who received a kidney from a living donor, that number improved from 79.5% to 88%. What's behind the… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 7, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: What do you know about liver cancer?
October is Liver Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about liver cancer. More than 42,000 new cases of primary liver cancer and intrahepatic bile duct cancer will be diagnosed in the U.S. this year, and more than 30,000 people will die of these diseases, according to the American Cancer Society. Liver cancer is cancer that begins in the cells of your liver, which is a football-sized organ in the upper… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 7, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

MRE Plus FIB-4 Beats FAST in Liver Fibrosis Detection MRE Plus FIB-4 Beats FAST in Liver Fibrosis Detection
A combination of MRE and FIB-4 outperformed FAST in determining the presence of significant fibrosis among patients with NAFLD, according to a prospective cohort analysis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - October 6, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Kidney Function and Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized With HF Kidney Function and Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized With HF
This study sought to characterize differences in quality of care and outcomes in patients hospitalized for heart failure by degree of kidney dysfunction.Journal of the American College of Cardiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

NIH Director Francis Collins to Retire by Year ’ s End
The 71 - year - old physician - geneticist will return to his lab at the National Human Genome Research Institute in Bethesda (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 6, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

CTPA doesn't necessarily improve usual care for PE diagnosis
Adding CT pulmonary angiography (CTPA) doesn't necessarily improve the usua...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI may not be ready to assess for pulmonary embolism Chest CT, stress testing find PE in 25% of COVID-19 patients Exposure to contrast on CTPA doesn't cause long-term kidney injury Thoracic CT shows promise for monitoring health of obese patients CTPA shows promise as a PE predictor in COPD patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 5, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/test-may-help-reduce-racial-disparities-kidney-disease " > Test may help reduce racial disparities in kidney disease < /a >
Researchers found that measuring levels of a protein called cystatin C can accurately estimate kidney function without needing to take race into account. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

American Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Medicine for Research on Human Sensory Receptors
(STOCKHOLM) — Two scientists won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for their discoveries into how the human body perceives temperature and touch, revelations that could lead to new ways of treating pain or even heart disease. Americans David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian identified receptors in the skin that respond to heat and pressure. Their work is focused on the field of somatosensation, which explores the ability of specialized organs such as eyes, ears and skin to see, hear and feel. “This really unlocks one of the secrets of nature,” said Thomas Perlmann, secretary-general of the Nobel Committee...
Source: TIME: Health - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: AP / David Keyton and Frank Jordans Tags: Uncategorized medicine wire Source Type: news

DAA Treatment and Fibrosis Regression After HCV Eradication DAA Treatment and Fibrosis Regression After HCV Eradication
A new study found that chronic HCV patients realized improvements in liver fibrosis after achieving sustained virological response with DAA treatment.Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Treating and preventing liver cancer
While still relatively rare, the rate of primary liver cancer has been increasing in recent decades, disproportionately affecting minority populations.  "Research has shown that Blacks and Hispanics are less likely to be diagnosed with liver cancer at an earlier stage, compared to whites," says Dr. Sumera Ilyas, a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist. "And that, in turn, means the odds of being eligible for potentially curative treatments are lower for these patients." These disparities are due to… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 4, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Is remdesivir increasing people's risk of needing to be hospitalized for covid?
(Natural News) One of the known side effects of Tony Fauci’s remdesivir drug for the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) is that it damages the kidneys and potentially causes renal failure. Well, it turns out that end-stage renal disease (ESRD) is the greatest risk factor for “fully vaccinated” patients to experience a “breakthrough” infection. New data compiled... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news