Medicina

AstraZeneca recovers as lung cancer drug gets USA thumbs-up

AstraZeneca recovers as lung cancer drug gets USA thumbs-up

This is the fourth such designation given to AstraZeneca for a New Oncology cancer medicine over the last three years. In May, the FTSE100 pharmaceutical company announced positive interim results from the Phase III Pacific trial of Imfinzi as sequential treatment in patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer who had not progressed following standard platinum-based chemotherapy concurrent with radiation therapy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sharad Yadav breaks silence, says JD(U) allying with BJP unfortunate for people

Sharad Yadav breaks silence, says JD(U) allying with BJP unfortunate for people

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said he had no option but to walk out of the grand alliance as continuing in the coalition would have meant compromising with corruption. Should we have told him with a gun to his temple that stay in that alliance?", Shah told a press conference. Commenting on the development plank often highlighted by the Modi govt, Sharad Yadav said that the though the government collects so many taxes from the public, yet the country has witnessed "zero" ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Government pledges to create 21000 new mental health posts

Government pledges to create 21000 new mental health posts

Meanwhile the Care Quality Commission recently criticised the current "Victorian" approach to mental health, revealing that 3,500 patients are being locked up in secure wards when they should be receiving treatment. "It's about having a motivated and skilled workforce in place to deliver the work we need to do". But the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) questioned whether there was sufficient time and funding to train enough new professionals to meet the ambition of the policy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Friday's Liverpool transfer rumours: Philippe Coutinho, Ivan Rakitic, Naby Keita

Coutinho has been the subject of intense speculation about his future in recent weeks amid reports that Barcelona are willing to pay huge money for him as a replacement for Neymar . Which, ironically, is a similar tactic Neymar had previously employed in an attempt to get him to join the Nou Camp giants. Coutinho signed a five-year contract at Anfield in January, with Liverpool ensuring that no release clause was inserted as part of the new deal. Consulte Mais Informação

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DC sees no impact from high court's life-without-parole case

DC sees no impact from high court's life-without-parole case

He was 17 when he was convicted of double murder and sentenced to be executed. In 2016 the court made the decision retroactive, saying most offenders already serving such sentences should get a chance to argue for release. This undated photo provided by the Nevada Department of Corrections in 2017 shows Michael Domingues, 40, who is serving life without parole at Southern Desert Correctional Center outside Las Vegas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Morre bebê Arthur, que foi baleado na barriga da mãe no Rio

Morre bebê Arthur, que foi baleado na barriga da mãe no Rio

O menino foi transferido, depois, para o Hospital Estadual Adão Pereira Nunes, onde estava internado desde então. Arthur teve complicações de uma hemorragia digestiva por volta das 5h30 e faleceu às 14h. Ela foi surpreendida por um tiroteio entre a polícia e criminosos. Os agentes buscam possíveis testemunhas e imagens de câmeras de segurança que possam ajudar a esclarecer os fatos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Police arrest 19 fans in Sunderland v Celtic clashes

Police arrest 19 fans in Sunderland v Celtic clashes

Defensively abysmal, anonymous in attack and an absence of will and desire, Sunderland have problems and new boss Grayson faces a huge task to fix a club which has wilted for too long to have a chance of an immediate promotion. The force said at 5.30pm: "There are now rumours spreading that there is wide scale disorder in and around our city centres and that there has been a fatality - this is not true". Consulte Mais Informação

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AAP's Ropar MLA booked on landlady's complaint

AAP's Ropar MLA booked on landlady's complaint

Amarjit Singh Sandoa has been booked under various sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) including 354 (intent to outrage modesty of woman), 323 (Voluntarily causing hurt) and 506 (Criminal intimidation). The woman further added that when she went to his house - on Saturday - to ask for the dues, the MLA thrashed her. Sandoa said that he had to pay money to the landlady against electricity and water bills. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea missile launch was ICBM

North Korea missile launch was ICBM

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is tweeting about his disappointments, particularly with China and its lack of action on North Korea . South Korea's military said that the North fired an "advanced type" of ICBM into the East Sea from the vicinity of Mupyong-ri in the country's northern province bordering China at around 11:41 p.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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HealthEquity, Inc. (NASDAQ:HQY) Reviewed By Analysts

They set an outperform rating on the stock. HealthEquity now has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $50.22. On Wednesday, June 14th, Frank Medici sold 210,906 shares of HealthEquity stock. The firm had revenue of $55.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $54.77 million. HealthEquity had a return on equity of 11.61% and a net margin of 17.04%. Consulte Mais Informação

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Help eliminate hepatitis on World Hepatitis Day

Help eliminate hepatitis on World Hepatitis Day

Speaking on the perspective on Hepatitis, Director of Kripa Foundation, Abou Mere, who is engaged with Intravenous Drug Users (IDUs), said though not much independent study are available in the context of Nagaland, Phek and Wokha districts showed prevalence rates of 8.7% and 20.8% respectively among the injecting drug users according a scientific study data of the Integrated Bio Behavioural Assessment (IBBA). Consulte Mais Informação

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OHSU Scientist 1st In US To Modify Human Genes With CRISPR

OHSU Scientist 1st In US To Modify Human Genes With CRISPR

However, critics argue that that the modification of human embryos could open the floodgates to an era of so-called "designer babies", leading to parents specifying the traits they want their children to have. The scientists used embryos sourced from fertility clinics which would not have been able to be developed further as a result of certain defects, and used donated sperm from men with hereditary diseases, in order to try and rectify these diseases through germline engineering . Consulte Mais Informação

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