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Hemodialysis abstracts from the upcoming Annual Dialysis Conference in New Orleans PDF Print
Hemodialysis Abstracts from the 35th Annual Dialysis Conference and 26th Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis, New Orleans, Louisiana. January 31–February 3, 2015

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FDA committee recommends approval of drug to treat invasive aspergillosis. PDF Print
West Side Story: Astellas said that the Anti-infective Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cast a unanimous vote in favor of its proposed therapy to treat invasive aspergillosis. The therapy also received a majority vote in support of its usage in the treatment of invasive mucormycosis. While, in the first case, the vote count was 11-0, in the second case, the vote was in the ratio of 8-2. The drug received hesitant approval in case of invasive mucormycosis because of the limited data available.

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New variant of aminoglycosides does not impair hearing. PDF Print
EurekAlert: Now, in a study that will be published online Jan. 2 in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine report that they have developed a modified version of an aminoglycoside that works effectively in mice without the risk of causing deafness or kidney damage, another common side effect.

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Monthly dose of PCSK9 inhibitor lowers serum cholesterol PDF Print
Reuters: An experimental drug from Sanofi SA and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals was found to be effective in lowering "bad" cholesterol even when administered once every four weeks, instead of every two weeks. The drug, alirocumab, belongs to an emerging class of injectable drugs that block a naturally occurring protein called PCSK9, which inhibits the liver from expelling "bad" LDL cholesterol.

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Ibuprofen extends lifespan in yeast., worms, and fruit flies. PDF Print
Huffington Post: Ibuprofen, a common over-the-counter drug used to relieve pain and fever, could hold the key to a longer, healthier life, according to a study conducted by the Buck Institute for Research on Aging. The study, published in the December edition of PLoS Genetics, found that regular doses of ibuprofen extended the lifespan of yeast, worms and fruit flies.

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