News tagged with protease inhibitor
The HIV protease inhibitor, Nelfinavir, can be used to treat HER2-positive breast cancer in the same capacity and dosage regimen that it is used to treat HIV, according to a study published October 5 in the Journal of th ...
Cancer Oct 06, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(HealthDay)—For untreated patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV), treatment with an oral nucleotide inhibitor of HCV polymerase, sofosbuvir, plus ribavirin seems effective for genotypes 1, 2, and 3; and ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 03, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Scientists at the University Medical Center of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz in Germany identified a novel strategy to target the oncologically relevant protein-cleaving enzyme Taspase1. Taspase1 levels are not only ...
Cancer Jul 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The drug telaprevir (Incivek) provides a dramatic improvement in the treatment of the most common form of hepatitis C infection, says an international team of investigators led by Dr. Ira M. Jacobson of NewYork-Presbyterian ...
Medications Jun 22, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A combination of anti-HIV drugs has been found to also reduce the risk of recurrent malaria by nearly half among HIV-positive children, according to researchers supported by the National Institutes of Health.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Protease inhibitor drugs are one of the major weapons in the fight against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, but their effectiveness is limited as the virus mutates and develops resistance to the drugs over time. Now a new ...
HIV & AIDS Jul 08, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Toddlers receiving anti-HIV drugs have higher cholesterol levels, on average, than do their peers who do not have HIV, according to researchers at the National Institutes of Health and other institutions.
HIV & AIDS Nov 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
New data from a number of clinical trials presented for the first time at the International Liver Congress 2012 provides hope for previously difficult to treat hepatitis C (HCV) patient populations.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Apr 19, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Sunflowers may hold the solution to a problem which gets under the skin of millions of Australians every year.
Medical research Jun 25, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Infants of human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1) infected mothers who were treated before and after birth with the protease inhibitor lopinavir-ritonavir were more likely to experience adrenal dysfunction, including life-threatening ...
HIV & AIDS Jul 05, 2011 | not rated yet | 0