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Genealogy Today: Keeping bright smiles through the ages

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Cancer: Milk thistle shown to have ‘strong preventive and therapeutic efficacy’ to help

“Importantly, silibinin is considered as a very promising cancer chemo preventive agent based on completed studies showing its strong efficacy against various epithelial cancers, including bowel cancer.” The cause as to why it may prevent bowel cancers was found in vitro cell culture conditions where silibinin has been shown to inhibit the growth and proliferation […]

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AstraZeneca to pull plug on US plans as health chiefs quiz efficacy of Covid vaccine

The Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical giant has been waiting to submit the approval of its vaccine for months, engaging in talks throughout the process. Last April, the AstraZeneca chief said the drugmaker planned to file within a matter of weeks. But the firm still appears to be stuck in a hold-up as US officials remain unwilling to budge on their […]

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Priming the Tumor Environment To Improve Efficacy of Existing Therapeutics for Liver Cancer

A new therapeutic strategy for hepatocellular cancer (HCC) that initially primes the tumor with an immune checkpoint inhibitor before using a multikinase inhibitor drug showed great promise for treating patients with the deadly disease, a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) study found. In a paper published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute, researchers reported that the new sequencing […]

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There’s a Reason 90% of Drugs Fail Clinical Trials, And We Can Fix It

It takes 10 to 15 years and around US$1 billion to develop one successful drug. Despite these significant investments in time and money, 90 percent of drug candidates in clinical trials fail.   Whether because they don’t adequately treat the condition they’re meant to target or the side effects are too strong, many drug candidates […]

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Feed additives having a direct favourably affect the environment, or physiological condition stabilisers: identification, mode of action and end points for the assessment of their efficacy

Ref: NP/EFSA/FEEDCO/2022/02 Budget: € 120,000.00 (€ 54,200 for lot 1 and € 65,800 for lot 2) Approximate launch date: March 2022 Deadline to register interest:  25/02/2022 Background: Regulation (EC) No 1831/2003 established groups of additives with beneficial effects on the environment and physiological condition stabilisers. In view of providing guidance on the assessment of the […]

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Pfizer vaccine efficacy: What protection does Pfizer vaccine give after second dose?

In late February, Public Health England also published an independent analysis which showed the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is effective against COVID-19 from the first dose. The Government website explained: “Early data from PHE’s SIREN study shows a promising impact on infection in healthcare workers aged under 65. “Healthcare workers in the study are tested for coronavirus […]