|FDA approves Astellas' NDA for Cresemba to treat zygomycosis|
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Astellas' New Drug Application (NDA) for the use of Cresemba (isavuconazonium sulfate) to treat aspergillosis and invasive mucormycosis (also known as zygomycosis). The prodrug for ...
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Sun, 08 Mar 2015 23:45
|Astellas Cresemba Gains FDA Approval, Under Review in EU|
Zacks.com - Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:46
|US approval for Astellas' new antifungal drug Cresemba|
PMLiVE - Mon, 09 Mar 2015 03:30
|Astellas' Cresemba Gains FDA Approval, Under Review in EU - Analyst Blog|
Nasdaq - Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:41
|FDA approves Astellas' CRESEMBA for treatment of invasive aspergillosis ...|
News-Medical.net - Sun, 08 Mar 2015 05:03
|Researcher plays key role in approval of fungal infections drug|
“It has been estimated that about 12,000 cases of invasive aspergillosis and less than 1,000 cases of invasive mucormycosis (also known as zygomycosis) occur annually in the United States, but this may be an underestimate due to the difficulty of ...
HealthCanal.com - Tue, 31 Mar 2015 04:26
|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 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 17:42
|Rare, Aggressive Fungus Strikes Joplin Tornado Victims|
KMOX.com - Fri, 10 Jun 2011 02:12
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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
|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
|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 07:03
|Astellas' Novel Anti-Fungal Wins FDA Panel Support|
Mucormycosis, also known as zygomycosis, is triggered by fungi found on dead leaves and decaying wood. It is an uncommon infection, but it is "one of the most life-threatening mold infections in patients with hematologic malignancies and in ...
MedPage Today - Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:04
|Astellas Announces FDA Anti-Infective Drugs Advisory Committee Recommends ...|
PR Newswire (press release) - Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:41
|Cresemba Approval Supported by FDA Advisory Committee|
Monthly Prescribing Reference - Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:00
|FDA panel gives thumbs-up to Astellas/Basilea antifungal|
PharmaTimes - Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:37
|CDC Warns Against Use of Dietary Supplement After Infant Death|
A premature infant in Connecticut has died of gastrointestinal mucormycosis after ingesting a dietary supplement contaminated with the mold Rhizopus oryzae, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced yesterday in a Health Alert ...
Medscape - Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:12