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Promising treatment to slow kidney disease doesn’t prove out in clinical trial

Historically, half or more of people with type 1 diabetes develop kidney disease, which frequently progresses to kidney failure requiring hemodialysis or a kidney transplant for survival. The high rate of this diabetic complication has dropped slightly in recent years, with the advent of better ways to control blood glucose (sugar) levels and improved blood… Read More »

What are the treatment of chlamydia

Untreated chlamydial infection can spread to the epididymis. Show references WHO guidelines for in the past year, get tested when you have a. Inmore than 1 the treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis. Screening tests to ade Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections- Symptoms of chlamydial pneumonia typically have a protracted onset and. Even if you’ve been… Read More »

Treatment for eye disease that causes blindness developed by Irish scientists

A potential new form of gene therapy which offers hope to people with an eye disease which causes blindness has been developed by Irish scientists. Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a group of rare, genetic disorders that involves a breakdown and loss of cells in the retina, which is the light-sensitive tissue that lines the back… Read More »

FDA Approves Opdivo (nivolumab) for the Treatment of Patients with Advanced Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma (ESCC) After Prior Fluoropyrimidine- and Platinum-based Chemotherapy

Print this page PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE) June 10, 2020 Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY) today announced that Opdivo (nivolumab) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of patients with unresectable advanced, recurrent or metastatic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) after prior fluoropyrimidine- and platinum-based chemotherapy.1 This application was granted… Read More »