June 1, 2013|
A guide to fragment-based drug discovery
May 29, 2013|
Researchers show that a synthetic peptide derived from a sea anemone toxin has potent weight-regulating effects in a mouse model of obesity.
May 21, 2013|
The essential nutrient can kill drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis by producing oxidative radicals that damage DNA.
May 20, 2013|
Experimental cancer therapeutics delivered to tumors via nanoparticles could provide a safer and more effective therapy than conventional chemotherapy.
May 2, 2013|
A court ruling that stops the European Medicines Agency from releasing data from two US companies calls into question the agency’s push for transparency.
April 18, 2013|
A researcher working for a US pharmaceutical company’s Scotland branch is sent to prison for falsifying safety test data on experimental drugs due for clinical trials.
April 17, 2013|
A newly developed drug, modeled after a bacteria-infecting virus, is less likely to become antibiotic resistant.
April 1, 2013|
After a family friend died of pancreatic cancer, high school sophomore Jack Andraka invented a diagnostic strip that could detect the disease in its early stages.
February 25, 2013|
The FDA approves an antibody-drug conjugate that effectively treats a certain type of advanced breast cancer with fewer side effects than previous drugs.
December 10, 2012|
$700,000 worth of gold dust has been reported missing from a Pfizer medical research lab in Missouri.