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Researchers to target receptors for possible exercise pill

May 28, 2017

Researchers at St. Louis University, in St. Louis, Missouri, have received grants to develop a pill that mimics the metabolic effects of exercise, according to a press release from the university.

Thomas Burris, PhD, chair of pharmacology and physiology, and colleagues have received grants from the U.S. Department of Defense and the NIH to study two receptors, REV-ERB and ERR, which in previous study have been suggested as good targets for exercise-mimetic drugs.

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Decline in cervical lesions driven by HPV vaccination

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Age and cohort patterns seen in recent data showed that declines in high-grade cervical lesions among young women are likely driven by HPV vaccination, not changes in…

Loyola Medicine appoints vice chair in radiation oncology department

May 28, 2017
Raymond B. Wynn, MD, FACR, has been appointed vice chair of network operations in the department of radiation oncology at Loyola Medicine. Wynn — who also will…

Modernizing Medicine announces $231 million equity investment from Warburg Pincus

May 28, 2017
Modernizing Medicine Inc. recently announced Warburg Pincus has made a $231 million investment in the company to provide liquidity to existing shareholders. A global…
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Top five stories from ASCRS 2017

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Bridging the Gap from Knowledge to Practice in CRPC

This activity is supported by educational funding provided by AbbVie Inc.; Astellas Scientific and Medical Affairs, Inc. and Medivation; and Sanofi US.

The selection of therapy for patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) remains challenging. Review…
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Geometric Analysis of the Proximal Humerus in Elderly Japanese Patients: Implications for Implant Selection in Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty

Orthopedics, May/June 2017, Volume 40 Issue 3
The implants used in reverse shoulder arthroplasty were originally designed for white patients; thus, they might not be…
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