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The European Commission ( EU ) has approved the use of Avastin ( Bevacizumab ) in combination with Paclitaxel, Topotecan,...


Roche has announced that the EU Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) has recommended that the...


On 20 September 2010, orphan designation was granted by the European Commission for Vorinostat for the treatment of malignant mesothelioma.Malignant...


Antiandrogens are a class of drugs used in androgen deprivation therapy for the treatment of advanced or metastatic prostate cancer....


Patients with chronic hepatitis C and advanced liver disease who drink three or more cups of coffee per day have...


Measuring liver stiffness using transient elastography can predict severe portal hypertension in patients with hepatitis C-related cirrhosis.As liver disease progresses,...


A class of drug widely used in a number of gynaecological conditions can prevent ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome ( OHSS ),...


A study on patients with cystic fibrosis who have had abnormal bleeding from ruptured blood vessels in the esophagus (...


Cirrhosis related to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis ( NASH ) is associated with fewer complications and a lower mortality compared to cirrhosis...


Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified mechanisms causing a potentially deadly type of hypertension that results from liver...