treatment efficacy

Expect better vaccines to quit smoking

May 10th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) If researchers could figure out why some smokers are more addicted to nicotine than others, they could work out a way to halt this addiction. Pradeep K. Garg ... Read more...

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Peptide to enhance cancer drug effectiveness

April 9th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 9 (ANI): A peptide helps co-injected drugs to penetrate deep into tumour tissue enhancing cancer drug effectiveness, a new American research has demonstrated.The peptide (a chain of amino acids) called ... Read more...

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Genetic map of widespread infection-causing parasite constructed

June 29th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): In a major achievement, scientists at the Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research (SFBR) in San Antonio have constructed a genetic map of the parasite that causes schistosomiasis.Schistosomiasis is ... Read more...

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Method to test drug effectiveness for Chagas disease identified

April 21st, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 21 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Georgia claim to have identified a method for testing and assessing the effectiveness of drug treatment for Chagas disease.Chagas disease is a ... Read more...

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Most psychiatric patients have more than one diagnosis

January 13th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Researchers at the Rhode Island Hospital have found that most psychiatric patients have more than one diagnosis.In the study, the researchers found that the majority of 2,300 psychiatry ... Read more...

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Weight-based dosage increases hepatitis C treatment efficacy

December 28th, 2007 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 28 (ANI): A multicenter study called WIN-R on hepatitis C patients, showed that the treatment with weight-based drugs resulted in improved efficacy and lower relapse rates, mainly in African-Americans ... Read more...

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