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Fight to defeat US pemphigoid pemphigus disease

Pemphigus, pemphigoid, strange names, unknown names called orphan diseases that affect the skin and mucous membranes. This is because one of their own, Oceane was reached, that young WJC (Youth City Council) decided to mobilize and motivate as many people.

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New Chief Revises Goals and Spending for Pfizer

Pfizer, the drug maker, announced plans Tuesday to slash its research spending by as much as $2.9 billion in the next two years, including closing the English labs that invented Viagra.The company stock soared 5.5 percent on Tuesday, to $19.22,

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Important Safety Information

Managing Side Effects Radiation therapy Skin problems: Try not to scratch or rub the treated skin Chemotherapy Nausea and vomiting: Have small meals or snacks throughout the day instead of 2 or 3 large meals RITUXAN (a targeted therapy) Fever,

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New Journal To Focus On Autoimmune Disease Research And Development

Springer is launching a new journal Autoimmunity Highlights, an independent, international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes papers related to the diverse aspects of autoimmunity, and seeks to be a bridge between the clinic, the laboratory and the specialists who are involved

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Side-effects of intravenous immune globulins.

Intravenous immune globulin (IVIG) preparations are efficacious and safe products in use world-wide. Although rare, side-effects of IVIG may be serious, even life-threatening, and clinicians should be aware of their potential occurrence. The clinical benefit of immune globulin prophylaxis in

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Unleashed, immune cells can turn on their masters

Scientists are uncovering new complexities in the innermost workings of the human immune system that could make big differences for patients with autoimmune diseases. Thousands of Americans are diagnosed with these disorders each year as cells in their bodies that

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Top 20 Pharma’s R&D Spending Topped $86 billion in 2009

Pharmaceutical companies remain on an upward R&D trend through 2010. More than 9,000 new drugs have been added to the pipeline this year, showing growth in all clinical stages of development. The pharmaceutical and biotech industriestop 20 pipeline leaders

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Donations Ban on iPhone Apps Irritates Nonprofits

The nonprofit world is stewing over the ban Apple has put on making donations on the iPhone via charity apps. No one, including Apple, has data on how many nonprofits have created apps for the iPhone. Organizations like the Monterey

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What Is an Orphan Drug?

Pharmaceutical (drug) and biotech companies are constantly researching and developing new medications to treat medical conditions, and new drugs come on the market frequently. People who have rare diseases or disorders, however, have not had as much research attention in

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Pemphigus is a term used to describe blistering of the skin caused by binding of antibodies to the surface of the cells of the outer layer of the skin, the epidermis. In pemphigus vulgaris, the most common form of pemphigus,

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The P/P Registry has been approved by the Western Institutional Review Board (WIRB) and is actively enrolling participants.