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Multiple Myeloma Treatment: What’s New?

SOURCES: cancer,gov: “Stopping Multiple Myeloma with New Treatments” cancer.gov: “Pomalidomide for Multiple Myeloma” Cancer.gov: “Drugs Approved for Multiple Myeloma” cancer.gov: “New Use for Lenalidomide in Multiple Myeloma” Hans C. Lee, MD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Blood: “Safety and efficacy of selinexor in relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma and Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia.” FDA: “FDA… Read More »

Coronavirus: Martin Shkreli seeks early prison release to work on Covid-19 treatment, avoid infection

Martin Shkreli Getty Images Notorious “pharma bro” Martin Shkreli in a court filing Wednesday asked to be released from prison for the remainder of his seven-year criminal sentence so that he can both work on developing a coronavirus treatment and avoid contracting a potentially fatal case of Covid-19 himself. Shkreli, who has about 41 months… Read More »

FDA Approves Sevenfact [coagulation factor VIIa (recombinant)-jncw] for Treatment and Control of Bleeding Episodes Occurring in Adult and Adolescent Hemophilia A and B Patients with Inhibitors

FDA Approves Sevenfact [coagulation factor VIIa (recombinant)-jncw] for Treatment and Control of Bleeding Episodes Occurring in Adult and Adolescent Hemophilia A and B Patients with Inhibitors Print this page LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — HEMA Biologics, LLC, (“HEMA Biologics”) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Sevenfact® [coagulation factor… Read More »

Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?

Recent research suggests that ignoring sex-specific risk factors of heart disease has resulted in women having a higher risk of dying from heart failure than men. Share on PinterestDifferences between men and women may mean that the latter do not receive the right treatment for heart conditions. A review published in Nature Medicine reveals an… Read More »