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Patent filed for injectable HBV, liver cancer drug in China

September 18, 2014

Biostar Pharmaceuticals has filed an invention and creation patent application in China for oleanolic acid injection for the treatment of hepatitis B virus infection and liver cancer, according to a news release.

The drug, currently under pharmacological research, passed the preliminary examination of the People’s Republic of China State Intellectual Property Bureau, the release said.

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Health care-associated infections decreased in pediatric, neonatal ICUs

September 18, 2014
From 2007 to 2012, the number of health care-associated infections significantly decreased among children in pediatric and neonatal ICUs, according to study findings in…

HIV treatment guidelines updated for patients with kidney problems

September 18, 2014
Updated treatment guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America’s HIV Medicine Association indicate that patients with HIV and decreased kidney…
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Experts debate PANDAS diagnosis in children

September 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Margaret K. Hostetter, MD, the B. K. Rachford professor and chair of department of pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, provides an overview…
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In the Pink! A Closer Look at Pediatric Conjunctivitis

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Alcon.

Bacterial conjunctivitis is the most common conjunctivitis in infants and preschool-aged children. Pediatricians must…
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Experts debate PANDAS diagnosis in children

September 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Margaret K. Hostetter, MD, the B. K. Rachford professor and chair of department of…
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HCV Consults: Volume 1, Number 3

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie and Genentech, Inc.

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