|Drugmaker Horizon defies Democrats' effort to halt overseas moves|
Horizon is getting the new address in connection with its $660 million acquisition of Irish-incorporated Vidara Therapeutics International Ltd., the owner of a drug that treats two rare afflictions, chronic granulomatous disease and malignant osteoporosis.
Crain's Chicago Business - Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:06
|Horizon Pharma Announces Stockholder Approval of Its Acquisition of Vidara ...|
Upon the closing of the Vidara transaction, the company will add ACTIMMUNE(R) (interferon gamma-1b), an injectable biologic drug prescribed for the management of two rare disorders, chronic granulomatous disease ("CGD") and severe, malignant ...
MarketWatch - Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:18
|Marathoner will raise funds for ailing infant|
Tommy then tested positive for chronic granulomatous disease, a disorder that causes the immune system to malfunction, resulting in a form of immunodeficiency. “It's very rare,” said Jeannette Dumanski, who found out through research that only about 6 ...
East Brunswick Sentinel - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:00
|SickKids study finds genetic changes that increase susceptibility to IBD in ...|
Very early onset IBD, also called infantile IBD, is a severe form of the disease that affects children under six years of age. The symptoms of this condition, like inflammation of the colon, often resemble that of a genetic disorder called chronic ...
HealthCanal.com - Thu, 04 Sep 2014 02:56
|U.S. beacon of hope for world's transplant patients|
The family received nearly $200,000 in aid from their country's government, which evaluated Kwesi Aguillera and his rare case of chronic granulomatous disorder, an immune system inhibitor. Community fundraisers raised about $20,000. Dr. Maria Crespo, a ...
Tribune-Review - Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:59
|Sarcoidosis-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension and Lung Transplantation for ...|
As will be discussed in detail later, lung transplantation (LT) is a viable therapeutic option for severe pulmonary parenchymal or vascular disease refractory to medical therapy in patients with sarcoidosis, but has significant morbidity and mortality ...
Medscape - Sun, 14 Sep 2014 21:07
|Soldier, 2 civilians diagnosed with leprosy in North Cotabato town|
Medical test results later confirmed that they were afflicted with leprosy, also called Hansen's disease. “In the case of the ... Medical journals describe leprosy as a chronic infection caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae and Mycobacterium ...
Inquirer.net - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:22
|Gurmar: What the herb can do for you?|
Furthermore, it holds significant prospects in major health problems like cardiovascular disorders, obesity, osteoporosis, and asthma besides being a popular medication for number of other health ailments. The herb finds significant application in ...
Food Consumer - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:26