April 21, 2015|
In the midst of a debate about an experimental drug’s early approval, the US Food and Drug Administration requests that full trial results be released.
Daily News Roundup
April 21, 2015|
April 20, 2015|
The largest and longest study of long-term, regular aspirin use finds that the drug may lead to a modestly reduced risk for some types of gastrointestinal cancers.
April 15, 2015|
The World Health Organization again calls upon researchers to register clinical trial details in freely accessible databases before initiation of the study.
April 14, 2015|
The marijuana-derived compound shows promise in treating rare forms of epilepsy that cause children to have seizures multiple times a day.
April 9, 2015|
Two new Ebola vaccine candidates prove safe and effective against the virus in macaques, a study shows.
March 31, 2015|
The US National Institutes of Health has formed a team of experts to begin the process of building President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative.
March 26, 2015|
A novel Ebola vaccine being tested in China is safe and provokes a notable immune response in people, according to a Phase 1 trial.
March 5, 2015|
Harold Varmus, who has led the US National Cancer Institute since 2010, is leaving his appointment at the end of the month.
March 3, 2015|
The US Department of Health and Human Services outlines how the National Institutes of Health and its other agencies will make research results public.
February 11, 2015|
Despite documented dysfunction in a number of studies, rarely do those problems get a mention in the resulting publications, according to a new study.