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Article ID: 992

Benefits of New Diet Drug Don't Outweigh Risks

Cornell University

The benefits of Redux (d-fenfluramine) don't outweigh the risks, according to Cornell University nutritionist David Levitsky,who has examined the 40 studies on long-term use of the diet pill. "People do ...

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Article ID: 990

Cornell-Quebec Project to Stop Raccoon Rabies

Cornell University

Concerned that raccoon rabies could infect wildlife and humans, Canadian authorities are reaching across the border to help support oral vaccination programs in Northeastern states by veterinarians and wildlife biologists ...

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Article ID: 987

January Tip Sheet from American Thoracic Society

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

The following stories appear in the January issue of the American Thoracic Society's (ATS) American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 1 - Withdrawing life support from terminally ill patients ...

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Article ID: 977

Beta Blockers Underused, Reducing Survival

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Elderly patients who receive beta blockers following a heart attack are 43 percent less likely to die in the first 2 years following the attack than patients who do not receive this ...

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Article ID: 986

New treatment found for severe breathing disorder

University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Medicine

Research by an international team of scientists on brain chemicals that control breathing may have paid off for the stroke patients and brain-damaged children who most commonly suffer from apneusis. ...

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Article ID: 985

Genzyme Transgenics Begins U.S. Phase II Trial with ATIII

Genzyme Corporation

Genzyme Transgenics Corp. has begun a phase II clinical trial in the United States with its lead product, the transgenic form of human antithrombin III (ATIII), a plasma protein that ...

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Article ID: 984

Genzyme's Cardiovascular Gene Therapy Program

Genzyme Corporation

Genzyme Corp. has commenced a gene therapy program that will concentrate on the development of molecular therapies to treat cardiovascular disease. As an initial focus, the company will be working ...

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Article ID: 981

Scientists Find Early Clues Into Scleroderma

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Johns Hopkins scientists studying scleroderma may have identified the unique molecular footprints on the biochemical trail leading the immune system to attack its own tissues.

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Article ID: 978

Coating process may give implants longer life

University of Alabama Huntsville

A process that bonds the stuff from which bones are made onto the surface of artificial bone and joint implants may give longer life to as many as 600,000 implants a ...

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Article ID: 969

Vaccine Against Heart Failure and Sudden Death?

American Heart Association (AHA)

New evidence that the mumps vaccine wiped out one specific type of heart failure raises a question: Would vaccines against other viruses known to infect heart muscle cells prevent other ...

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