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Biotech/Pharma - Human Interest
As Apple (AAPL), Facebook Offer Egg Freezing, Debate Swirls 10/20/2014
Biotech Boom On Third Coast Proves Everything's Bigger In Texas 10/3/2014
Top 12 Hot BioPharma Regions For Growth And Expansion 9/25/2014
What Happened At BioPharm America 2014? 9/24/2014
For Roche (RHHBY) CEO, Celebrating Failure Is Key To Success 9/17/2014
Move Over San Francisco: Boston Showing Its Pharmaceutical Potential 8/26/2014
Baby Skeleton Inside Mother Removed After 38 Years: World’s Longest Ectopic Pregnancy? 8/22/2014
Allergan Inc. (AGN) Layoffs: Employees Tell Their Side Of The Story 8/8/2014
Monsanto Company (MON) Should Lose Some Battles To Win The War Over GMOs 7/23/2014
Divorce Is More Common Among Families With Girls, Duke University Study 7/21/2014
Small But Tenacious: Two Of San Diego's Emerging Biotechs Sophiris Bio Inc. (SPHS) And Lpath, Inc. (LPTN) 7/3/2014
Commentary: BioSpace (DHX) Readers Sound Off On Big Pharma Takeovers 6/12/2014
Most Popular BioSpace (DHX) Headlines For May 6/2/2014
Starting Exercise At 40 Has Same Heart Benefits As Earlier Training, University of Rennes Study 5/13/2014
New Maps Reveal "Real" Ethnic Make-Up Of The U.S. 4/9/2014
Herbal Supplements Found to be Fake and Toxic, BMC Medicine Reveals 11/6/2013
New Smartphone Apps Monitor Exercise Wherever you are 11/5/2013
PepsiCo to Remove Toxic Addictive From Gatorade, Will Replace With FDA Approved Ingredient 1/28/2013
Einstein's Brain: It Was Better Than Yours, Florida State University Study 11/16/2012
Preterm Birth Can Be Prevented With A Few Proven Treatments, Lancet Article Says 11/16/2012
Gene Predicts Time of Death, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Reveals 11/16/2012
New Brain Gene Gives Us Edge Over Apes, University of Edinburgh Study Suggests 11/15/2012
Are Humans Becoming More Stupid? Stanford University Reveals 11/14/2012
Could Fat-Blocking Pepsi Actually Work? Don't Count On It 11/14/2012
In 20s, Hypertension Risk for Low Earners, Duke University Study Reveals 7/8/2011
Is Obesity Contagious?, Arizona State University Authors Explain How Obesity "Spreads" 7/7/2011
Why His "Bromance" is Healthy for Him (and You), According to Dr. Geoffrey Greif of University of Maryland 7/7/2011
Who Wants to Live Forever? Scientist Aubrey de Grey Sees Aging "Cured" by Stem Cells 7/6/2011
Sequenom Inc. (SQNM) Announces Publication of Study Manuscript on Noninvasive Detection of Fetal RHD Genotyping in Maternal Plasma 6/7/2011
Special Report: An End to AIDS? 6/7/2011
Drug Companies Drive U.S. 2010 Corporate Philanthropy 6/3/2011
Europe E. Coli Outbreak is Deadliest on Record: World Health Organization 6/3/2011
New MRSA Strain That Eludes Usual Tests Found in Cow’s Milk, University of Cambridge Study Finds 6/3/2011
Assisted Suicide Advocate Kevorkian Dies at Age 83 6/3/2011
Not Now, Fear - Female Butterfly Closes Wings to Avoid Sex: Kurume Institute of Technology 6/2/2011
Why it's So Hard to Win War Against US Oxycodone Epidemic 6/2/2011
Fatty Diet Raises Newborns’ Diabetes Risk: University of Illinois 6/2/2011
Germany: Sharp Rise in E.coli Cases, Source Unknown 6/1/2011
World Health Organization Group Finds Cell-Phone Radiation Possibly Carcinogenic 6/1/2011
Smoking Could Kill 8 Million a Year by 2030: World Health Organization 5/31/2011
How Babies (Really) Learn First Words, University of Pennsylvania Findings 5/27/2011
5 Ways Americans' Allergies Are Getting Worse, Quest Diagnostics Inc. (DGX) Study 5/27/2011
Human Brain's 'Bat Sight' Found, Study in PLoS ONE 5/27/2011
Parents Warned That Lack of Sleep Could Lead to Child Obesity, British Medical Journal 5/27/2011
Is a Repeat Flu Shot Needed? This Fall, Maybe Not 5/27/2011
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Pledges to Cut Carbon Footprint, Charity Donations Rise 3/29/2011
BioSpace Highlights One of the Nation's Largest Life Science Regions 12/16/2010
The Michael J. Fox Foundation Raises Over $4.7 Million For Parkinson's Research at 10th NYC Benefit, 'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Cure Parkinson's' 11/16/2010
Astellas Pharma US Donates 150 Laptop Computers to Help Inner-City Chicago Students 11/2/2010
Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) and Entertainment Industries Council Work Together to Improve Public Education and Awareness about Diabetes Epidemic 10/22/2010
Mylan Inc. (MYL) and Mylan Charitable Foundation Award a Collective $1.25 Million to Prominent West Virginia Cultural Institutions 10/22/2010
Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Explores Why Fewer Than 12 Percent of Eligible Medicare Patients Use Free Diabetes Screening Benefit 10/19/2010
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Increases Support for World Health Organization Strategy to Improve Children's Health with New 5-Year Commitment to Expand Donations of Albendazole Medicine 10/14/2010
Procter & Gamble (PG) Partners With Target to Raise Money and Awareness for Breast Cancer Early Detection Planning 9/22/2010
What Is The Relationship Of Depression And Inability To Express Emotions In Middle-aged Men? 9/22/2010
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: World Has Historic Opportunity to 'Change the Face of AIDS' 7/19/2010
Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Announces Resources to Help Support Kids with Diabetes Attending Summer Camp 7/1/2010
FDA Fines Red Cross $16 Million for Safety Lapses 6/18/2010
American Heart Association: Twin Study Shows Mediterranean-Style Diet Improves Heart Function 6/18/2010
Drinking Tea Increases Risk of Arthritis, Georgetown University Experts Claim 6/18/2010
Men More Affected than Woman by Ups and Downs of Relationships, Wake Forest University Study 6/11/2010
Is Your Marriage Making you Sick? Ohio State University Study 6/11/2010
High Meat Diet 'Linked to Early Periods,' Study in Public Health Nutrition 6/11/2010
Fewer People Have MIs, More Survive, Kaiser Permanente Study 6/11/2010
For Blacks, Inflammation Signals Heart Risk, University of California, Davis (UCD) Study 6/4/2010
Suicide Attempts Less Likely in Men with Higher IQs, Harvard University Study 6/4/2010
Tanning Beds Triple Melanoma Risk, University of Minnesota Study 5/28/2010
Medicare Pay Cut Appears Destined to Hit on June 1 5/28/2010
Snails on Speed Shed Light on Human Memory, Washington State University Study 5/28/2010
Eat Bacteria to Boost Brain Power, Sage Colleges Study 5/28/2010
University of Utah Discovery Finds Rebuilt Immune System Shakes off OCD 5/28/2010
Supplement May Prevent Alcohol-Related Brain, Skull Defects, Medical College of Georgia Researchers Report 5/28/2010
Death Switch Offers Fresh Hope for Cancer Patients, Northwestern University Research 5/28/2010
How Brushing Your Teeth Can Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease, University College London Study 5/28/2010
King's College London Study Finds Prescription Heroin Helps Addicts Off Street Drugs 5/28/2010
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Donates $1 Million for Christiana Care Health System's Wilmington Hospital Project 5/21/2010
CSL Behring Announces Locations and Host Partners for Its 9th Annual Gettin' in the Game(SM) Junior National Championship 5/18/2010
Allergan Inc. (AGN) Launches Public Awareness and Advocacy Campaign to Urge Greater Attention to Critical Need for Both Prevention and Treatment to Effectively Address Adult Obesity 5/13/2010
Americans Still Split Over New Health Reform Law, According to Harris Interactive/HealthDay Poll 4/30/2010
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Traveling Patient Health Exhibit Continues to Help Americans Understand and Manage Bipolar Depression 4/30/2010
New Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation Science Quest Mobile Laboratory Brings Hands-On Science Education to Priority Connecticut Elementary Schools 4/22/2010
Drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Giving $25M for Heart Health 4/21/2010
Congress Pushes Medicare Payment Cuts to June 1 4/16/2010
Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Announces Additional Donation to National Hemophilia Foundation's "Campaign for Our Future" 4/16/2010
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) (JOBS), Pfizer Inc. (PFE) (JOBS) Agree to Supply Pneumonia Vaccines 3/24/2010
Overweight Elderly 'Live Longer' -- University of Western Australia Study 1/29/2010
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Announces 'Open Innovation' Strategy to Help Deliver New and Better Medicines for People Living in the World's Poorest Countries 1/20/2010
The Differing Views Of Using Social Media In Pharma 11/24/2009
Outrage as Doctors' Group Allows Coca-Cola to Sponsor Health Advice 11/6/2009
Sleep Apnea Therapy Improves Golf Game, Morristown Memorial Hospital Study 11/5/2009
Children Who Often Drink Full-fat Milk Weigh Less, University of Gothenburg Research Finds 11/4/2009
Drug Company-sponsored Events For Health Professionals Fail To Disclose Financial Ties, Analysis Finds 11/3/2009
Processed Food Increases Depression Risk, University College London Study 11/3/2009
Trying For A Baby? Let Gravity Do The Work 10/30/2009
'Cat-girl' Illness Baffles Doctors 10/29/2009
Pumpkin Skin May Scare Away Germs, American Chemical Society 10/29/2009
Scientists Say Curry Compound Kills Cancer Cells, Cork Cancer Research Center Study 10/29/2009
Why Antidepressants Don't Work For So Many, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Study 10/27/2009
How Hormones Can Help You Land a Job 8/27/2009
Should Fat People Pay More for Health Care? 8/18/2009
BioSpace Launches the 2009-2010 BioMidwest Hotbed Campaign 7/31/2009
DeviceSpace Launches the 2009 U.S. Device™ Hotbed Campaign 6/30/2009
Branding and Awareness Campaign Showcases Top Life Science Companies 6/30/2009
BioSpace Launches the 2009 BioCapital™ Hotbed Campaign 5/29/2009
Walking Test Can ID Heart-Lung Fitness, Mortality Risk 5/22/2009
BioPharm Executive: We Are All Activists Now 4/29/2009
Can Twitter Make You Amoral? Rapid-fire Media May Confuse Your Moral Compass, University of Southern California Study 4/14/2009
Job Seekers Invest in Plastic Surgery 4/8/2009
BioSpace Launches the 2009 Bio NC™ Hotbed Campaign 3/31/2009
FDA Official Tells Blogger That Pharma Social Media OK 3/30/2009
The Michael J. Fox Foundation Joins Effort to Recruit 10,000 People With Parkinson's Disease to New Web-Based PD Research Community 3/12/2009
deCODE genetics, Inc. (DCGN)'s deCODEme(TM) Takes on Heart Disease in February 2/3/2009
Sanofi-Aventis (France) (SASY.PA) New Diabetes Resource Provides Tools and Support to Families of Newly-Diagnosed Children with Type 1 Diabetes 2/3/2009
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Warns Of Uptick In Meningitis In Kids 1/26/2009
Drinking Too Much Coffee Could Make You See Ghosts or Hear Strange Voices, Durham University Study 1/15/2009
BioSpace and the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, Inc. Launch 2009 Genetown™ Hotbed Campaign 12/29/2008
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and The Carter Center Reaffirm Commitment to Global Public Health with Expansion of LF Program 12/5/2008
Posit Science Corporation Featured in New PBS Documentary 11/26/2008
What Obama's Health Care Plan Means For You 11/12/2008
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) and Lung Cancer Alliance Release: Survey Shows Lung Cancer Patients Blamed for Their Diagnosis As Public Support Decreases, so do Research Dollars and Patient Hope 11/12/2008
SIGA Technologies, Inc. (SIGA) Applauds Efforts to Promote Private Sector Participation in Smallpox Biodefense 11/3/2008
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundationn for the Cure(R) Advocacy Alliance Hails Enactment of BCERA Act Will Fund Important Research on the Effects of the Environment on Breast Cancer, Encourage collaboration 10/10/2008
comScore, Inc. Release: AstraZeneca PLC (AZN)'s Purplepill.com Tops the List of Most Visited Pharmaceutical Brand Web Sites in Q2 2008 Ramped Up Marketing Efforts and FDA Activity Drive Growth at Top Brand.com Sites 10/9/2008
News Media Often Do Not Report Potential Sources Of Bias In Medical Research, JAMA Reports 10/2/2008
BioSpace and BIOCOM Announce 2009 Biotech Beach™ Hotbed Campaign 10/1/2008
American Heart Association Guidelines Alert Heart Patients To Depression Risk 9/30/2008
California Warns People Not To Flush Pharmaceuticals 9/26/2008
Napo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Will Provide Pediatric Formulation of Crofelemer at Cost to Developing Nations to Help Treat Life-Threatening Diarrhoel Diseases 9/26/2008
Bay Area DNA Decoding Company, 23andMe, Inc. Gets More Personal 9/26/2008
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Announces $168 Million to Develop Next-Generation Malaria Vaccine 9/25/2008
China’s Baby Formula Coverup Started 10 Months Ago 9/23/2008
Doctors Say Leg Pain Can Signal Deadly Blood Clot 9/15/2008
Pozen, Inc. (POZN) Sponsors Habitat for Humanity Home in Hillsborough, North Carolina 9/8/2008
Arsenic in the U.S. Water Supply Linked to Diabetes, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Study Says 8/21/2008
Parents Find Preemie Breathing In Morgue Freezer Five Hours After She Was Pronounced Dead 8/19/2008
Red Bull Heart Attack Risk, Royal Adelaide Hospital and University of Adelaide Study 8/15/2008
Several "Disturbing Elements" To Potential HHS Rule That Could Limit Birth Control Access, Opinion Piece Says 8/8/2008
HHS Chief Denies New Rule To Attack Contraception 8/8/2008
Roche Brothers and Sudbury Farms Sandwiches Recalled On Listeriosis Fears in Massachusetts 8/7/2008
King Pharmaceuticals®, Inc. Supports Time To Talk(TM) Education Campaign 8/6/2008
Drugs Let Couch-Potato Mice Add Exercise Benefit Without Moving, Salk Institute for Biological Studies Study 8/1/2008
Cartilage that Repairs Itself? New Research at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Reveals Important Clues 8/1/2008
Flu Vaccine Doesn't Protect Seniors from Pneumonia, Group Health Center for Health Studies Researchers Say 8/1/2008
New York Weill Cornell Medical Center Mouse Study Finds Molecule that Tells Hair to Grow 8/1/2008
Brain Mechanism Can Turn Off Trauma of Bad Memories, University of California, Irvine Scientists Say 7/31/2008
Moms with Alzheimer's May Pass on Risk to Kids, New York University Study Finds; but the Genetic Link Isn't There for Fathers 7/31/2008
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NVS) Makes Accessing Prescription Assistance and Disease Management Programs Simpler and Easier for Patients 7/31/2008
Mechanism for Postpartum Depression Found in Mice, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Study 7/31/2008
California Pharmacists Association Release: Archives of Internal Medicine: New Report on Patient Medication Mistakes Brings Exposure to a Serious and Growing Problem 7/31/2008
Iced Teas Pose High Risk of Kidney Stones, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine 7/28/2008
VU University Medical Center Scientists Pinpoint Protein in Human Saliva that Hastens Wound Healing 7/24/2008
Children Can Develop Tolerance to Egg Allergy, Study Published in American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) Journal 7/24/2008
Soy-Based Foods May Lower Sperm Count, Harvard School of Public Health Study Finds 7/24/2008
UK's National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Urges Doctors to Cut Antibiotics 7/23/2008
Viagra Helpful to Women on Antidepressants, Indiana University Study Finds 7/23/2008
Over-The-Counter Anesthetic Gel Puts the Squeeze on Mammogram Pain in St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute Study 7/22/2008
Neuren Pharmaceuticals Limited Announce Glypromate(R) and NNZ-2566 Included in 10 Most Promising Neuroscience Projects by Windhover Information Inc. 7/21/2008
New Guidelines on Infant Stroke Released by American Heart Association/American Stroke Association 7/18/2008
Women Aged 100 will be Able to Give Birth within 30 Years, Institute of Biology Scientists Claim 7/18/2008
Madeira Therapeutics Developing a Statin, a Cholesterol-Lowering Product, Formulated Specifically for Children 7/17/2008
Health Protection Agency Urges Regular Chlamydia Tests for Young People 7/16/2008
Almost 50% of Americans Exposed to Second-Hand Smoke According to New Report from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 7/16/2008
Neuromed Pharmaceuticals's Sean Cunliffe Named to PharmaVOICE's 2008 Top "100 Most Inspiring People in the Life Sciences Industry" 7/16/2008
Exercise May Prevent Brain Shrinkage in Early Alzheimer's Disease, University of Kansas School of Medicine Study Finds 7/15/2008
Statement of the American Diabetes Association on U.S. Senate Hearing to Discuss the Americans with Disabilities Act 7/15/2008
Infant Milk Study Holds Out the Promise of Protection from Allergy and Infection in University of Milan Study 7/11/2008
Tenon Consulting Expands Public/Private Emergency Management Efforts to Maryland and Missouri 7/11/2008
Diabetes Linked to Male Infertility; Excess Sugars in the Body Have Direct Effect on Sperm Quality in Queen’s University Study 7/10/2008
Narcotics Sold Online, No Rx Needed: Columbia University Study 7/10/2008
US National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center: 'New CJD Type' Discovered in US 7/10/2008
Normal-looking Sperm May Have Serious Damage; Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine Scientists Urge More Care in Selection 7/9/2008
Infant Formula Blocks HIV Transmission Via Breastfeeding in Lavax and University of Illinois Study 7/7/2008
American Academy of Pediatrics Recommends Cholesterol Drugs for Kids 7/7/2008
Eylau Centre for Assisted Reproduction Study Says Men Past 40 Face Fertility Problems 7/7/2008
New Ovarian Stimulation Technique Offers More Cancer Patients the Chance to Preserve their Fertility, University of Heidelberg Study 7/7/2008
Newborn Vitamin A Reduces Infant Mortality in Johns Hopkins University Study 7/7/2008
Texas A&M University Study Finds Watermelon Has Effects Similar to Viagra 7/3/2008
Dimera Release: Academic Researchers Point to the Merits of Progesterone for Women 7/3/2008
New Safety Standards Set for Baby Formula and Nuts at Codex Alimentarius Commission Meeting 7/1/2008
Heavy Babies Prone to Arthritis as Adults, Hospital for Special Surgery Study Suggests 7/1/2008
Antibiotics Effective for Vaginal Injury After Childbirth, Stanford University School of Medicine Study 6/30/2008
Bridge Fertility Centre's "Designer Baby" Free of Cancer Gene 6/30/2008
One in 10 Had "Silent Strokes": Boston University School of Medicine Study 6/27/2008
Agensys, Inc. Founder, President, & CEO Dr. Donald Rice Named Ernst & Young LLP Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2008 Award Winner 6/26/2008
UNICEF, World Health Organization, Gates Foundation to Buy Millions of Vaccines for Children Worldwide 6/26/2008
Noninvasive Surgery Performed at Mercy Medical Center Effective for Acid Reflux Disease 6/26/2008
Cats Can Trigger Eczema in Some Infants, Say University of Copenhagen Researchers 6/25/2008
Anesthesia Drugs May Heighten Post-Surgery Pain, Georgetown University Medical Center Scientists Say 6/24/2008
Confusion About Menopausal Hormone Therapy Now Clarified by the North American Menopause Society 6/24/2008
BioSpace Announces the 2008-2009 BioMidwest™ Hotbed Campaign 6/20/2008
BioSpace Announces New Online Community for Asia 6/19/2008
Caesarean Sections Associated with Risk of Asthma, Norwegian Institute of Public Health Study Finds 6/19/2008
Stress During Childhood Increases Risk Of Allergies, Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research, Helmholtz Zentrum München, and Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung (IUF) Scientists Find in Long-Term Study 6/19/2008
FDA Warns About Fraudulent Cancer Treatments 6/18/2008
BioSpace Launches EuroBio™ Online Community 6/18/2008
Healthy Lifestyle Triggers Genetic Changes: Preventive Medicine Research Institute Study 6/17/2008
American Social Health Association: HPV Vaccine for Boys? It Just Might Happen 6/16/2008
Sanofi Pasteur (SASY.PA) to Donate 60 Million Doses of H5N1 Vaccine to World Health Organization Over 3 Years for its Influenza Vaccine Global Stockpile 6/16/2008
President Bush Amends Proposed 2009 FDA Budget 6/13/2008
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Plans Web Access to Records 6/13/2008