|Azzo Rezori: Why rare diseases deserve a broad-based response|
Around 7,000 different diseases have been listed, from Aageneas syndrome, a genetic disorder which causes swelling of legs and liver problems, to zygomycosis, a fungal infection which destroys tissue. Many of the victims are children of whom one in ...
CBC.ca - Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:37
|Next Week In Biotech: Pacira PDUFA, Geron And Dendreon Report|
Every week, Seeking Alpha aggregates expected biotech events in an effort to alert readers and contributors to upcoming catalysts. Crowdsourcing is key, so please let us know about any events we may have missed. Have a view on something that's coming ...
Seeking Alpha (registration) - Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:52
|Astellas Pharma's (ALPMF) CEO Yoshihiko Hatanaka on Q3 2014 Results ...|
With regard with Isavuconazonium which is a product for Isavuconazole, FDA Advisory Committee adopted a recommendation for approval for invasive aspergillosis and the invasive zygomycosis. Page 14 shows projects with progressive. Phase II part of the ...
Seeking Alpha (registration) - Mon, 02 Feb 2015 13:15
|Matinas Biopharma Acquires Aquarius Biotechnologies (MTNB)|
... systemic fungal infections, including aspergillosis, cryptococcosis (torulosis), North American blastomycosis, systemic candidiasis, coccidioido-mycosis, histoplasmosis, zygomycosis including mucormycosis due to susceptible species of the genera ...
Seeking Alpha (registration) - Wed, 04 Feb 2015 16:00
|Flying debris from devastating Joplin tornado causes deadly 'zygomycosis ...|
He said three or four of them died and zygomycosis was a factor - but had previously only seen two cases of the infection in his whole career. 'It's definitely quite striking,' the Freeman Health System physician said. 'To have so many cases of this is ...
Daily Mail - Fri, 10 Jun 2011 08:34
|Aggressive fungus strikes Joplin tornado victims|
CBS News - Thu, 09 Jun 2011 22:26
|Aggressive Fungal Infection Striking Joplin Victims|
ABC News - Fri, 10 Jun 2011 11:31
|Potentially fatal infection strikes Joplin tornado victims|
Telegraph.co.uk - Thu, 09 Jun 2011 17:00
|Rare Fungal Disease the Latest Horrible Thing to Hit Joplin|
Riverfront Times (blog) - Fri, 10 Jun 2011 10:50
|Try my new NHS helpline. You've nothing to lose but the will to live…|
NHS 111 clearly isn't working. It's time to introduce a version designed to reassure callers that they're absolutely fine. NHS 111, David Mitchell. NHS 111: 'Very few of the people who answer the phone are medically trained.' Photograph: NHS. Saturday ...
The Guardian - Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16:05
|Crowdsourcing research for diseases|
There are more than 10,000 diseases on the planet, asthma to zygomycosis. Geoffrey Siwo wants to cure all of them. And the 35-year-old computational biologist believes he can. Or, rather, that we can, if we can disrupt drug discovery. It's worth ...
USA TODAY - Thu, 02 Oct 2014 07:11
|FDA Advisory Panel to Review Novel Antifungal Drug|
Mucormycosis, also known as zygomycosis, is triggered by fungi found on dead leaves and decaying wood. Risk factors of infection include uncontrolled diabetes, cancer, organ transplant, a low white blood cell count, and skin trauma. According to the ...
MedPage Today - Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:26