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A new article published by Reuters states "A combination of two anti-viral drugs developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. cured 90 percent of previously untreated hepatitis C patients and 82 percent of those who failed to respond to prior therapy." The Phase III trial "tested a combination of Bristol's...
Researchers studying the effects of immunosuppressant drugs on transplant patients have surprisingly discovered that one immunosuppressant may able to help destroy "dormant reservoirs" of the virus that causes AIDS, the Los Angeles Times reports. The results, published in the American Journal of...
"The illegal party drug ketamine is an 'exciting' and 'dramatic' new treatment for depression, say doctors who have conducted the first trial in the UK," according to BBC News. "Antidepressants, such as prozac, and behavioral therapies help some patients, but a significant proportion remain resistant to any...