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The COVID-19 pandemic is the defining global health crisis of our time and the most significant challenge we have faced since World War Two.  Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‑19), is caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS‑CoV‑2), a highly virulent novel coronavirus, which has caused over 751,000 deaths globally since its emergence at the
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Unapproved and Misbranded Products Related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Related Links: Thousands of Covid-19 patients have been treated with blood plasma outside of rigorous clinical trials — hampering research that would have shown whether the therapy worked. Source: NYT Health – August 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katie Thomas and Noah Weiland
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Summary Company Announcement Date: August 12, 2020 FDA Publish Date: August 12, 2020 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Potential for Salmonella Company Name: Kroger Mid-Atlantic Brand Name: Brand Name(s) MURRAY’S, JARLSBERG, DELI Product Description: Product Description Cheese Dip Company Announcement Kroger Mid-Atlantic is recalling cheese dips sold at stores
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courtesy of UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health  E pidemiologist Steve Meshnick, whose work on malaria and other tropical diseases left a lasting effect on public health research in multiple African and Asian countries, died from cancer last week (August 5). He was 68. A leading researcher on the mechanisms of action of antimalarial
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup Related Links: Thousands of Covid-19 patients have been treated with blood plasma outside of rigorous clinical trials — hampering research that would have shown whether the therapy worked. Source: NYT Health – August 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katie Thomas and Noah Weiland Tags: your-feed-science Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Clinical
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Summary Company Announcement Date: August 13, 2020 FDA Publish Date: August 13, 2020 Product Type: Food & Beverages Seafood/Seafood Product Allergens Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Undeclared Eggs, Milk, Anchovies, and Soy Company Name: Serafin Fishery Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Serafin Fishery Product Description: Product Description Salmon Dip and Whitefish Dip Company Announcement Serafin
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Generic Drug Facilities, Sites and Organization Lists Related Links: Conclusions: With both methods, reproducibility of the size of the pterygium head was high. Significant differences were shown between the two methods in quantification of the width and length but not in the surface area. Such methods can be used to standardize the evaluation of pterygia
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Summary Company Announcement Date: August 12, 2020 FDA Publish Date: August 12, 2020 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Potential for Salmonella Company Name: Smith’s Brand Name: Brand Name(s) MURRAY’S, JARLSBERG, DELI Product Description: Product Description Cheese Dip Company Announcement Smith’s is recalling cheese dips sold at their stores because
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MANILA – The Philippines plans to launch clinical trials for a Russian coronavirus vaccine in October, with President Rodrigo Duterte expected to be inoculated as early as May next year, the presidential spokesman said on Thursday. Harry Roque, Duterte’s spokesman, made the announcement a day after Philippine scientists met with representatives of the vaccine developer,
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Researchers from the United Kingdom have published their views on the inclusion of pregnant women in clinical trials for vaccines against the novel coronavirus and the related challenges this presents. Their article titled, “Inclusion of pregnant women in COVID-19 vaccine development”, was published yesterday in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Researchers Paul T Heath and Kirsty
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To reduce the risk of death from opioid overdose, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has made the following recommendations about the opioid reversal medicine, naloxone. Related Links: Authors: Grüner S, Schulz A, Schlüter-Brust K, Lippert-Grüner M Abstract Lateral epicondylitis is a common disease in orthopaedic practice. Although the majority of cases do not become
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Summary Company Announcement Date: August 12, 2020 FDA Publish Date: August 12, 2020 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Potential for Salmonella Company Name: Fred Meyer Stores Brand Name: Brand Name(s) MURRAY’S, JARLSBERG, DELI Product Description: Product Description Cheese Dip Company Announcement Fred Meyer is recalling cheese dips sold in
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FDA Approves Viltepso (viltolarsen) for the Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in Patients Amenable to Exon 53 Skipping Therapy Print this page PARAMUS, N.J., Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — NS Pharma, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Viltepso (viltolarsen) injection for patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) who
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Medscape Medical News Related Links: Thousands of Covid-19 patients have been treated with blood plasma outside of rigorous clinical trials — hampering research that would have shown whether the therapy worked. Source: NYT Health – August 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katie Thomas and Noah Weiland Tags: your-feed-science Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Clinical Trials Blood
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Summary Company Announcement Date: August 12, 2020 FDA Publish Date: August 12, 2020 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Undeclared almonds Company Name: Abdallah Candies Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Lund’s and Byerly’s Product Description: Product Description sea salt caramels Company Announcement Abdallah Candies of Apple Valley, MN is voluntarily recalling
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New Delhi: Mankind Pharma on Tuesday said it has collaborated with South Korean firm Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co for conducting phase-I clinical trial of a novel formulation of Niclosamide for the treatment of Covid-19 patients in India. The trial is designed towards addressing the need for an investigation on this new formulation based on encouraging preclinical
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A recent study by researchers from China, available on the bioRxiv* preprint server, shows how stable neutralizing nanobody Nb11-59 might be a promising prophylactic and therapeutic molecule against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) – especially if administered via the inhalatory route. Colorized scanning electron micrograph of a VERO E6 cell (blue-green) exhibiting elongated cell projections and signs
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Falsified ICLUSIG available at patient level in Asia and traded globally Falsified ICLUSIG available at patient level in Asia and traded globally This Medical Product Alert relates to confirmed falsified versions of ICLUSIG 45mg circulating in the WHO Region of the Western Pacific. This is linked to the WHO Medical Product Alert N°2/2019 issued on
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New Delhi: GenScript Biotech Corporation, a leading global biotechnology company today announced a strategic sales distribution agreement, appointing Premas Life Sciences (PLS) as the exclusive technology and knowledge distributor of cPass SARS CoV-2 Neutralization Antibody Detection Kit in India. This kit is co-developed with Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore and Diagnostics Development Hub from Singapore’s Agency
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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Aug 11 2020 Working with a world staff of researchers, HonorHealth Analysis Institute and the Translational Genomics Analysis Institute (TGen), an affiliate of Metropolis of Hope, have been instrumental in one of many first medical trials exhibiting how pancreatic cancer patients can benefit from immunotherapy, in response to a four-year study
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Falsified oral cholera vaccines circulating in Bangladesh This Medical Product Alert pertains to the circulation of confirmed falsified DUKORAL within the WHO area of South East Asia. Real Dukoral is a WHO pre-qualified oral cholera vaccine. WHO was not too long ago knowledgeable by the producer Valneva that 8000 falsified packs of the oral cholera
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