News related to Thalomid (Thalidomide) and/or conditions it is approved for
Lead attorney in US-based Thalidomide cases responds to recent $81 million settlement for Australian victims
Source: Litigation / Medical Malpractice News From Medical News Today [2013.12.04]
Attorneys representing plaintiffs in the US seeking compensation from the manufacturer and distributors of the birth defect-causing drug Thalidomide today lauded a $81 million settlement announced for Australian victims, but said progress for a similar settlement against GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) and Sanofi-Aventis (NYSE: SNY), does not appear likely without moving to trial.
Thalidomide May Help Kids With Crohn's Disease
Source: MedicineNet thalidomide Specialty [2013.11.27]
Title: Thalidomide May Help Kids With Crohn's Disease
Category: Health News
Created: 11/26/2013 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/27/2013 12:00:00 AM
Thalidomide plus Topotecan better for ovarian cancer
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology
This trial is among the first to combine a biologic agent with a conventional chemotherapy agent for ovarian cancer.
Some of the ancient mysteries of leprosy revealed
Source: Tropical Diseases News From Medical News Today [2014.02.24]
Research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is finally unearthing some of the ancient mysteries behind leprosy, also known as Hansen's disease, which has plagued mankind throughout history. The new research findings appear in the current edition of journal PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases.
Source: MedicineNet Alopecia Areata Specialty [2012.06.19]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 6/10/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/19/2012 12:00:00 AM