Pharmaceutical International News Archives - September 2011

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Week 3 - September 2011

Crocus Flower Cancer Drug

Crocus Flower Extract is Natural Cancer Treatment

Posted by Pharmaceutical International's Senior Journalist on 16:30:00

A multi-capable cancer drug could emerge from research carried out on plant extracts by UK-based scientists

Cisplatin

Fish Oil Fats Block Cancer Drug Cisplatin

Posted by Pharmaceutical International's Senior Journalist on 15:10:00

A key chemotherapy drug becomes ineffective when it encounters fats present in fish oil supplements, new research warns

TB Drug Resistance

New Drug Plan Addresses Rising TB Resistance

Posted by Pharmaceutical International's Senior Journalist on 16:30:00

WHO unveils action plan to counter sharp spike in new drug-resistant tuberculosis cases being reported across Europe

Week 4 - September 2011

Drug Testing

US To Develop Hi-Tech Toxic Drug Testing Chip

Posted by Pharmaceutical International's Drug Development Correspondent on 16:35:00

US FDA, DARPA and others to work together on drug testing programme with potential to speed up and lower cost of clinical trials

 HIV Virus Research

Virus Research May Produce Effective HIV Vaccine

Posted by Pharmaceutical International's Senior Journalist on 14:35:00

UK and US researchers now know how to suppress HIV's impact on the immune system - an effective HIV vaccine could result

Shark Chemical

Shark Chemical Could Give Human Virus Protection

Posted by Pharmaceutical International's Senior Journalist on 14:40:00

A chemical that gives one type of shark powerful viral immunity could do the same for humans, according to new research