|FDA Approves First 2 Drugs for Treatment of a Fatal Lung Disease|
The first two drugs that can slow the progression of a fatal lung disease won approval from the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday, a decision that could open a new era for patients but also a new chapter in the controversy over high drug prices.
New York Times - Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:52
|FDA Approves Two Drugs to Treat Deadly Lung Disease|
Wall Street Journal - Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:00
|Boehringer Ingelheim's OFEV (nintedanib) capsules receive FDA approval for ...|
News-Medical.net - Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:33
|Boehringer Ingelheim's OFEV™ (nintedanib*) approved by the FDA for the ...|
PipelineReview.com (press release) - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 01:15
|Four New Drugs for Respiratory Diseases Receive Public Funding in New Zealand|
PHARMAC The New Zealand Crown health agency, Pharmaceutical Management Agency (PHARMAC), has announced that funding four new medications tailored for the treatment of respiratory diseases, which may help more than 10,000 people in the ...
Lung Disease News - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:15
|New Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Study To Test Novel Cell Therapy|
shutterstock_130087466 A new pre-clinical study for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) was recently announced by Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (CBMG). The company will employ human adipose-derived mesenchymal progenitor cell ...
Lung Disease News - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:48
|FDA Approves Boehringer Ingelheim's Drug for Lung Disease|
Pirfenidone idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) drug molecule. Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved OFEV (nintedanib) capsules for oral use for the treatment of idiopathic ...
Drug Discovery & Development - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:55
|FDA Approves OFEV for the Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis|
Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine - Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:11
|Program targets new care approach for lung patients|
Kelly Ripplinger, respiratory therapist, Dr. Benjamin Morgan, medical director and Shari Durch, exercise physiologist will oversee a new local program this fall aimed at lung diseases. (Submitted photo) ...
River Falls Journal - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:00
|Pulmonary Hypertension One of Several Lung Diseases Featuring Non Specific ...|
As suspected by the authors at Hôpital européen Georges-Pompidou in France, non specific pattern (NSP) of lung function, also known as small airway obstruction syndrome, was identified in patients with lung diseases. Cases of NSP were numbered at 841 ...
Lung Disease News - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:02
|Heart and lung diseases causes death of pilgrims during Haj|
Arabia comes up with a bad news. A total of 133 foreign Arab pilgrims died, while 213 others have been admitted to hospitals during this Haj season, media reported Saturday. The highest number of deaths was reported among Egyptian pilgrims, with 14 ...
TheHealthSite - Sat, 11 Oct 2014 05:11
|Lung cancer test unreliable in regions with endemic infectious lung disease|
To assess the accuracy of using fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) to diagnose lung conditions in regions with locally endemic infectious lung diseases, Stephen A. Deppen, PhD, of the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in ...
Clinical Advisor - Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:21
|Lung Infections May Hamper Ability to Detect Lung Cancer|
HCPLive - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:41
|Lung Infections May Impair Ability to Detect Lung Cancer|
Lung Cancer News Today - Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:33