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Drug being tested for at-home treatment in hopes of slowing virus

Researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are testing a new approach to fighting COVID-19, using a repurposed antiviral AIDS drug for at-home treatment during the first days of symptoms in hopes of slowing the virus early and heading off hospitalization, intensive care, and death. The nationwide clinical trial is being led by Nathan Shapiro,… Read More »

What is the primary treatment for pku diet

Thank you for visiting nature. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer. Phenylketonuria PKU is an autosomal recessive disease caused by deficient activity of phenylalanine hydroxylase. A low phenylalanine Phe diet is used to treat PKU. The diet is… Read More »

Gilead’s revenue rises 17% driven by sales of coronavirus treatment remdesivir

Gilead Sciences reported stronger-than-expected third-quarter earnings on Wednesday as sales of its coronavirus treatment remdesivir touted by President Donald Trump drove revenue up by 17% from last year. Gilead’s antiviral drug remdesivir, selling under the brand name Veklury, last week became the first and only treatment granted full approval by the U.S. Food and Drug… Read More »

FDA Approves Opdivo (nivolumab) + Yervoy (ipilimumab) as the First and Only Immunotherapy Treatment for Previously Untreated Unresectable Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE) October 2, 2020 — Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY) today announced that Opdivo (nivolumab) 360 mg every three weeks plus Yervoy (ipilimumab) 1 mg/kg every six weeks (injections for intravenous use) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the first-line treatment of adult patients with unresectable malignant pleural… Read More »

Hair loss treatment: New hair loss prevention service could be delivered to your home

A new hair loss solutions company, Sons, are on a mission to provide affordable and personalised hair care for men. It’s estimated that 6.5 million guys are currently suffering from hair loss. Are you one of them? Dr Knut Moe – the Medical Director at Sons – revealed a shocking statistic. “Male pattern hair loss… Read More »