News related to Letairis (Ambrisentan) and/or conditions it is approved for
A link discovered between pulmonary hypertension, diabetes and cancer
Source: Diabetes News From Medical News Today [2014.11.04]
A UAlberta team has discovered that a protein that plays a critical role in metabolism, the process by which the cell generates energy from foods, is important for the development of pulmonary...
Lack of transcription factor FoxO1 triggers pulmonary hypertension
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2014.10.30]
Pulmonary hypertension is characterised by uncontrolled division of cells in the blood vessel walls. As a result, the vessel walls become increasingly thick.
UF researchers use plants to study new ways of delivering drugs for pulmonary hypertension
Source: Endocrinology News From Medical News Today [2014.10.17]
UF researchers are using the leaves of plants to study new ways to deliver drugs that treat pulmonary hypertension, a disease with few treatment options, according to a study published online in...
Restoring kidney function in patients with renovascular disease
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2014.11.10]
Medication is currently available for treating pulmonary hypertensionHighlights A type of drug called an endothelin-A antagonist promotes the recovery of kidney function and improves...