|Targeted Drug Delivery Technique Developed to Treat Lung Diseases|
They believe their approach, in which microliters of liquid containing a drug are instilled into the lung, distributed as a thin film in the predetermined region of the lung airway, and absorbed locally, may provide much more effective treatment of ...
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News - Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:16
|New drug delivery systems can efficiently treat lung diseases|
TheHealthSite - Wed, 02 Sep 2015 22:26
|A New Lung Drug Delivery Methodology|
Pharmaceutical Processing - Thu, 03 Sep 2015 09:52
|New Delivery System for Lung Medications Developed|
This new development could have a major an impact on future treatment opportunities for several different types of lung disease, including chronic obstructive lung disease, cystic fibrosis, lung cancer, and pneumonia. Until now, treatment of these ...
Lung Disease News - Fri, 04 Sep 2015 09:07
|Rare gene variants help explain preemies' lung disease, Stanford study shows|
double-helix Because they're born before their lungs are fully mature, premature babies are at risk for a serious lung disease. Over the last several decades, this disease, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, has evolved into both a great medical success story ...
Scope (blog) - Thu, 03 Sep 2015 12:30
|A GOOD AGE: Rockland cyclist, 70, doesn't let lung disease stop her|
Alyce Yout of Rockland is 70 and rides her bike five to 10 miles a day using an oxygen pack because she has a rare lung disease, Alpha 1. She will ride in the Escape to the Cape Sept. 25-27 to raise awareness and funds for research into the illness.
The Patriot Ledger - Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:03
|Combination Treatment for Fatal Lung Disease Shows Promise|
A treatment regimen that combines two FDA-approved drugs significantly reduced hospitalizations in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), a type of high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and causes breathing problems ...
University of Rochester Newsroom - Mon, 31 Aug 2015 05:00
|Researchers Measure Lung Function Using Sound Waves|
Not only does lung function measurement help clinicians in arriving at a specific diagnosis, but also in evaluation of disease severity so that appropriate pharmacotherapy can be prescribed, helping to determine prognosis evaluating response to therapy.
Lung Disease News - Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:34
|Experimental Systemic Sclerosis Therapy Resunab Enters Phase 2 Clinical Trials|
Although the disease may involve various organs like lungs, digestive tract and kidneys, the most visible form appears on the skin. Patients with SS may suffer from various symptoms depending on the organ that is affected. For example, while skin ...
Lung Disease News - Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:37
|Team develops targeted drug delivery to lung|
Lungs are susceptible to many diseases, including cystic fibrosis, bronchopneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and lung cancer, that are currently treated by systemic application of drugs, by oral intake, or aerosol inhalation. In order to ...
Phys.Org - Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:37