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Health - Pharmacology - 26.05.2021
Almost half of patients with inoperable pancreatic cancer are not prescribed essential medication
A University of Birmingham-led study has found almost half of people diagnosed within inoperable pancreatic cancer are not prescribed inexpensive yet essential tablets without which they cannot digest food - placing them at risk of starvation or being less able to tolerate treatment.

Life Sciences - Pharmacology - 26.05.2021
Covid-19 vaccine: Common stroke symptoms must be ’urgently evaluated’
UCL and UCLH neurologists have published the first clinical observations of patients who experienced an ischaemic stroke, the most common form of stroke, following an Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine.

Health - Pharmacology - 19.05.2021

Pharmacology - Health - 19.05.2021
New High for Migraine Treatment? Trial Looks at Effectiveness of THC, CBD
First placebo-controlled trial worldwide to examine cannabis (THC and/or CBD) as potentially effective treatments for acute migraines Allison Knigge was in elementary school when she started to experience migraines.

Pharmacology - Health - 14.05.2021
Clinical trial co-led by UCL leads to new bowel cancer drug approval
Clinical trial co-led by UCL leads to new bowel cancer drug approval
Cancer researchers at UCL, involved in an international trial which found that pembrolizumab more than doubled the 'progression free survival' of patients with a subtype of bowel cancer, when compared with chemotherapy, are delighted it has now been approved by the UK regulator.

Health - Pharmacology - 14.05.2021
Delaying second Pfizer vaccines to 12 weeks significantly increases antibody responses in older people, finds study
Antibody response in people aged over 80 is three-and-a-half times greater in those who have the second dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine after 12 weeks compared to those who have it at a three-week interval, finds a new study led by the University of Birmingham in collaboration with Public Health England.

Health - Pharmacology - 14.05.2021
New visiting regulations for relatives!
The latest research on the SARS-CoV-2 virus and its consequences. As of Monday, 17 May, visits by relatives are possible again under certain conditions.

Health - Pharmacology - 13.05.2021
A Push to Inoculate Vaccination Disparity
New UC San Diego biologist endeavors to communicate the safety and life-saving importance of COVID-19 vaccination in underserved communities A first-generation university student and the son of Mexic

Pharmacology - Health - 12.05.2021
Personalised pacemakers could help heart patients keep fit
Personalised pacemakers could help heart patients keep fit
People living with heart failure could benefit from personalised pacemakers to help them exercise safely, thanks to a trial being carried out by a team in the School of Medicine.

Health - Pharmacology - 12.05.2021
AI helps predict treatment outcomes for patients with diseased dental implants
Peri-implantitis, a condition where tissue and bone around dental implants becomes infected, besets roughly one-quarter of dental implant patients, and currently there's no reliable way to assess how patients will respond to treatment of this condition.

Health - Pharmacology - 11.05.2021
Better treatment for miscarriage patients is more cost effective than current standard NHS treatment
A new drug combination that is better at treating miscarriage is also more cost effective than current standard NHS treatment, finds a new study led by the University of Birmingham and Tommy's National Centre for Miscarriage Research. A previous study by the same team and published in The Lancet in August last year, found that a combined drug treatment is more effective than the standard medication for women having miscarriages without symptoms - also known as missed, delayed or silent miscarriage.

Health - Pharmacology - 11.05.2021
Study launches to investigate immune response to SARS-CoV-2 infection in patients with antibody deficiencies
A new study being led by the University of Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, and University College London aims to explore the immune response to natural COVID-19 infection and vaccination in patients with antibody deficiency.

Health - Pharmacology - 11.05.2021

Health - Pharmacology - 11.05.2021
Study investigates immune response to Covid-19 in patients with antibody deficiency
Study investigates immune response to Covid-19 in patients with antibody deficiency
How the immune systems of patients with antibody deficiency respond to SARS-CoV-2 infection and vaccination will be investigated as part of a new national study co-led by UCL researchers.

Health - Pharmacology - 10.05.2021
Bayer to invest in childhood cancer trial at the University of Birmingham
Significant funding from Bayer, a global enterprise with core competencies in the life science fields of healthcare and nutrition, is enabling the University of Birmingham's Cancer Research UK Clinic

Health - Pharmacology - 07.05.2021
Health study could save millions of dollars and reduce environmental footprint
Researchers hope to save significant time, money and resources in Australian hospital wards, with findings from a new University of Queensland-led study.

Health - Pharmacology - 06.05.2021
University of Birmingham joins drug discovery collaboration with Evotec and Bristol Myers Squibb
The University of Birmingham is part of a new industry collaboration launched to accelerate drug discovery projects that will fast track research from lab to patient.

Pharmacology - Health - 06.05.2021
Only 41% of people would sign up for COVID-19 trials says new report by the University of Birmingham
Only 41% of people would sign up for COVID-19 trials says new report by the University of Birmingham
Research conducted by the University of Birmingham shows in order to have an effective Covid-19 vaccination rollout it has to be widely accepted to the entire population.

Pharmacology - Health - 05.05.2021
To radically improve the delivery of chemotherapy treatment
To radically improve the delivery of chemotherapy treatment
New scheduling model improves patient waiting times by 80% and cuts nurse overtime by more than 30% Last updated on Thursday 6 May 2021 A new study from the University of Bath School of Management, T

Health - Pharmacology - 05.05.2021
COVID-19 vaccine: Understanding herd immunity, vaccine hesitancy
FACULTY Q&A Since the beginning of the pandemic, herd immunity has been portrayed as the holy grail to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pharmacology - Health - 03.05.2021
Sandoz confirms late-stage clinical development plans for proposed biosimilar aflibercept, a key ophthalmology medicine
Sandoz to begin enrolling patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration in MYLIGHT Phase lll confirmatory efficacy and safety study 1 Neovascular age-related macular degeneration account

Health - Pharmacology - 03.05.2021
New findings on rare side effects after Corona vaccination
The latest research on the SARS-CoV-2 virus and its consequences. As of Monday, 17 May, visits by relatives are possible again under certain conditions.

Health - Pharmacology - 28.04.2021
Breaking down barriers to care for metastatic breast cancer patients
UCLA team recommends state-level policy changes to improve health insurance coverage, participation in clinical trials and access to palliative care UCLA team recommends state-level policy changes to

Pharmacology - Health - 28.04.2021
Preference for AZ vaccine declines - but vaccine confidence undented
The public's preference for the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine has declined since last month, and belief that it causes blood clots has increased - but despite this, vaccine confidence is higher than it w

Pharmacology - Health - 27.04.2021
ANTICOV: Largest Clinical Trial in Africa to Test New Drug Combination
The need for effective COVID-19 treatments remains particularly acute, especially in sub-Saharan Africa where access to vaccines is still extremely limited.

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 25.04.2021

Health - Pharmacology - 23.04.2021
Drug that enables healing without scarring
Researchers have identified the mechanisms of scar formation in skin and demonstrated in mice a way to make wounds heal with normal skin instead of scar tissue. A simple question from a mentor - Why do we scar after an injury or surgical incision? - setá Michael Longaker , MD, on a 34-year quest for an answer.