US researchers said this Tuesday that drug-maker Wyeth took ghostwriters to play up the benefits and downplay the harm of hormone replacement therapy in articles which were published in medical journals.
Dr. Adriane Fugh-Berman from the University of Georgetown Medical Center in Washington and colleagues analyzed dozens of ghostwritten reviews which were published in medical journals and journal supplements. Most of them utilized documents from judicial trials.
A recently launched drug has proven its capability to shrink melanomas in clinical trials in Australia. More than 10,000 Australians are treated for melanoma every year and 1,200 die from the cancer.
Scientists inform that drug turns off the proteins which drive cancer cell growth significantly minimizing the tumor sizes. In one of the cases the tumors were removed completely.
In only the second case of its kind in the UK in the last 30 years; a horse imported into Northumberland from the Netherlands has tested positive for swamp fever.
The horse is to be killed as per the announcement made by the Department for Environment and food and Rural Affairs.
Five more horses were imported at the same time and they have all tested negative for the virus. The virus, Equine infectious anemia (EIA) poses no threat towards humans.
Intended for most awards, the ribald puppet shows linked to the Melbourne Theatre Company invention of Richard Banas. He had missing the cast due to sickness through the time Australasian visit.
Avenue Q has reached Adelaide in January. Arts Asia Pacific was put up by a pair Bridgewater Torben and Richelle Brookman in 2005 to expand sightseeing circuits for worldwide productions.
Sony looks to have solved its troubles with a jailbreak firmware revise. It was set off that an agenda could search out just about the PlayStation 3 resembling safety system. This was also managed non-official games installed on a peripheral stiff compel.
The British Airways and Iberia have prepared a shortlist of around 12 airlines which they hope to takeover or merge with after their own tie up deal has been completed.
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