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Rate of bloodstream infections among US kids stabilizes

December 13, 2018

Viread label revision includes pediatric patients with chronic HBV

December 13, 2018
The FDA announced revisions to the Viread label to include use in pediatric patients aged 2 years to less than 12 years with chronic hepatitis B based on 48-week safety…
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Point-of-care test differentiates Ebola from similar diseases in 30 minutes

December 13, 2018
Researchers have developed a 30-minute, portable diagnostic test that distinguishes Ebola virus infections from other endemic diseases with similar initial symptoms…
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2-dose regimen of Dalvance effectively treats osteomyelitis

December 13, 2018
A two-dose regimen of Dalvance — a long-acting lipoglycopeptide antibiotic approved for the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infection —…

H. pylori drug achieves positive results in phase 3 study

December 13, 2018
Talicia, a novel drug for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori, achieved positive top-line results in a phase 3 study, according to a press release from RedHill…
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Emerging Antiviral Agents Influenzing Clinical Practice

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Better diagnostic modalities, more effective treatments, and practical methods to control the spread of influenza are…
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H. pylori drug achieves positive results in phase 3 study

December 13, 2018
Talicia, a novel drug for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori, achieved positive top-line results in a phase 3 study…
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