December 27, 2012

Two companies have an effective 100% cure for Hepatitis C without interferon or ribavirin. But this cure is literally being withheld from millions

Two companies have an effective 100% cure for Hepatitis C without interferon or ribavirin.  But this cure is literally being withheld from millions by pharmaceutical giant Gilead Sciences because they […]
December 27, 2012

HCV Treatment Pipeline Update

Great summary of the research/development pipeline for new Hep C drugs.  It does not include side effects, however. http://www.pipelinereport.org/toc/HCV/dec-treatment-pipeline-update
December 26, 2012

Grapefruit and medication interactions: forbidden fruit or avoidable consequences?

Table of medications that can interact with grapefruit
December 22, 2012

Groundbreaking Gene Therapy Study Gets The Go-Ahead By The FDA

Calimmune, a small biotechnology company, is  giving people a low dose chemo agent (as conditioning) and then infusing them with stem cells  that have been modified […]