Drug cuts breast cancer casesLandmark study shows anastrozole may have value in preventing breast cancer in women is higher than average risk of the disease
FDA Approves Breakthrough New Drug For Hepatitis C - 2nd In Two Weeks
A new drug to treat hepatitis C that’s been hailed as a major breakthrough received FDA approval on Friday, just two weeks after another much-anticipated hepatitis C drug was approved. Sofosbuvir (brand name Sovaldi)
Coffee or beer? The choice could affect your genomeCoffee and beer are polar opposites in the beverage world. Coffee picks you up, and beer winds you down. Now Prof. Martin Kupiec and his team at Tel Aviv University's Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology have discovered that
Viet Nam to meet own methadone needsMethadone- a medicine used for drug addiction and HIV treatment to meet demand of more than 15,000 patients in 11 provinces and cities by 2012, according to the Ministry of Health. Half of the medicine's amount will be domestically made.
Food hygiene checks pave way for new law
"For the first stage of the pilot project, one-third of checked units in these two provinces do not meet hygiene standards as control is loosened," said deputy minister Luong Le Phuong.