|The eye-opening parasite that can get in through your contact lens|
Even more worrying is that besides the painful progressive sight-threatening corneal disease, the parasite can cross the blood brain barrier and cause granulomatous amoebic encephalitis, a progressive disease of the central nervous system) that often ...
The Conversation UK - Fri, 22 May 2015 05:11
|A History Of Leprosy, The Debilitating Disease Of Separation [PHOTOS]|
The chronic infection is caused by a bacteria called Mycobacterium leprae, or Mycobacterium lepromatosis. The disease starts slow and is very gradual, with symptoms often not occurring for 20 years, and it attacks the granulomas of the nerves, the ...
Medical Daily - Wed, 13 May 2015 06:05
|Preclinical safety and tolerability of a repeatedly administered human ...|
The leishmaniases are a complex of diseases caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Leishmania with up to 1.6 million cases reported worldwide annually and ~350 million people at risk to develop leishmaniasis. It is estimated that the most severe ...
Nature.com - Thu, 30 Apr 2015 03:23
|Horizon Pharma's (HZNP) CEO Timothy P. Walbert on Q1 2015 Results ...|
With our orphan business we finished the first quarter of 2015 with 280 granulomatous disease or CGD patients and severe malignant osteopetrosis, or SMO patients receiving ACTIMMUNE, representing growth of 15% over the first quarter of 2014 and ...
Seeking Alpha - Fri, 08 May 2015 13:37
|Horizon Pharma plc Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results and ...|
PharmaLive (press release) (subscription) - Fri, 08 May 2015 04:15
|Immune Deficiency Foundation Welcomes Additional Patients and Caregivers to ...|
... explains Marcia Boyle, IDF President & Founder, "Expanding this committee helps IDF further realize its commitment to patients, especially by including representatives from smaller, specific disease communities, such as Chronic Granulomatous ...
PR Newswire (press release) - Mon, 04 May 2015 13:53
|Teen Leads 'Walk' as Grand Marshal after Defeating Rare Genetic Disorder|
Gabriel was in and out of hospitals his entire life and was on his way to a liver transplant until he was properly diagnosed at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital with chronic granulomatous disease, a rare genetic disorder that was making it difficult ...
Hudson Valley News Network (press release) (registration) (blog) - Fri, 01 May 2015 13:27
|The Nose Holds Clues in Vasculitis|
Note that this proof-of-concept study identified upregulated genes in patients with granulomatosis with polyangiitis. ... Accordingly, more precise means of diagnosing the disease and differentiating active nasal disease from chronic damage are needed.
MedPage Today - Sat, 09 May 2015 08:00
|Schistosomiasis, other parasites hit Kilimanjaro region heavily|
Schistosomiasis is an acute or chronic disease; it is not a single disease, but a disease complex initiated by several different species of schistosomes. The three most important human species are Schistosoma mansoni, S. haematobium and S. japonicum.
Outbreak News Today - Wed, 29 Apr 2015 17:11