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Viagra: Latest News, Generics, How To Get and Alternatives

Even though Viagra appeared more than 20 years ago on the world market, scientists go on studying its influence on the human body. Besides erectile dysfunction, it helps in the treatment of COPD, PAH, and various heart conditions. Nutritionists found its positive effect on weight loss. Pharmacological companies are developing new alternatives to the brand…

Why the antibiotic pipeline is running dry: the solution-small biotech companies.

Since 1998 the US Food and Drug Administration has approved just 13 new antibiotics (and none in 2011-13) and European Medicines Agency (http://www.ema.europa.eu/ema/) has produced no new classes of antibiotics in the past 30 years. In the same period of time drug-resistant bacteria have spread into the community and healthcare becoming common, and an almost permanent headline…

Fight back against MRSA to be started with a sniff novel

MRSA – gone in a sniff Fight back against MRSA to be started with a sniff novel – Procarta technology to disable killer bacteria in a nasal spray. An innovative, anti-bacterial spray that kills MRSA (only) is being developed by Procarta Biosystems. The spray, which can be used in the nose to decolonise patients prior…