News tagged with drug combination
Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) have identified a new combination of targeted therapies that, together, may treat two aggressive tumor types that until now have not had effective treatments. These findings ...
Cancer Sep 12, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
Scientists at Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center may be one step closer to developing a new therapy for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) after discovering that the targeted agents obatoclax and sorafenib kill ...
Cancer May 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0
Doctors at Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) have found a combination of drugs to potentially treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) more effectively. The research was published online on May 3, 2013, ...
Cancer May 13, 2013 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0
An investigational combination of drugs already approved to treat obesity, migraine and epilepsy produced up to a 10 percent weight loss in obese individuals participating in a one-year clinical trial, according to researchers ...
Medical research Apr 11, 2011 | 4.3 / 5 (3) | 2 |
Scientists in the United States have tested all possible pairings of the 100 cancer drugs approved for use in patients in order to discover whether there are any combinations not tried previously that are effective in certain ...
Cancer Nov 06, 2012 | 4.3 / 5 (3) | 1
Belgian physicians report they have cured a young patient with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) using a novel two-drug combination developed by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes May 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Inhibiting telomerase, an enzyme that rescues malignant cells from destruction by extending the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes, kills tumor cells but also triggers resistance pathways that allow cancer to survive ...
Cancer Feb 21, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Study reports steady increases in long-term survival among children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
A study by the Children's Oncology Group (COG) reported that five-year survival for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL, the most common type of pediatric cancer) among children treated through COG clinical trials increased ...
Cancer Mar 12, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
After surgeons removed the tumor from her breast last November, Karen Hajiaskari, of Hamburg, N.Y., was deemed cancer-free. But for the next five years she will take a drug called tamoxifen, a medication that's commonly used ...
Cancer Oct 07, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
A collaboration between scientists in Munich, Germany and Bloomington, USA may have overcome one of the major challenges drug makers have struggled with for years: Delivering powerful nuclear hormones to specific tissues, ...
Medical research Nov 13, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Patients who take a triple combination of blood pressure drugs and common painkillers are at an increased risk of serious kidney problems, especially at the start of treatment, finds a study published in BMJ today.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 08, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
A global health alliance Monday unveiled plans for the first clinical tests of a new treatment regimen for tuberculosis, including for patients with resistance to existing multidrug programs.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Mar 19, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0
(Medical Xpress)—A well-established family of drugs used to treat parasitic diseases is showing surprising potential as a therapy for tuberculosis (TB), according to new research from University of British Columbia microbiologists.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 23, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
A naturally-occurring harmless human virus may be able to boost the effects of two standard chemotherapy drugs in some cancer patients, according to early stage trial data published in Clinical Cancer Research.
Cancer Apr 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
In a paper published today in the journal Cell, a team from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill unveils the first broad-based test for activation of protein kinases "en masse", enabling measur ...
Cancer Apr 12, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Terms ending in "flip" refer to drug combinations involving MDMA (Ecstasy). Substitute the word "trip" and the drug combination involves LSD.
Candy Flip or Candy Trip: MDMA and LSD Flower Flip or Hippie Flip: MDMA and Magic Mushrooms Kitty Flip: MDMA and Ketamine Sugar Flip: MDMA and Cocaine Poppy Flip: MDMA and Opiates Gamma Flip: MDMA and GHB Twilight Flip:MDMA and LSD and Magic Mushrooms Trailer Flip:MDMA and Methamphetamine Many more 'Flip'-combinations are filed under the article Candy_flipping(/Etymology) which was the first MDMA Flip to be recorded as a standardized term.
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