Month: September 2018

$40 million for OncoResponse to fight cancer with innovative anticancer drugs

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Immunotherapy-focused OncoResponse recently closed a $40 million funding round, led by RiverVest Venture Partners, to develop five drug candidates for anticancer therapies. Immunotherapy is a treatment that uses certain parts of a person’s immune system to fight diseases such as cancer. OncoResponse’s work rests on finding antibodies cancer patients produced while receiving immunotherapy cancer treatments. […]

Clinical studies for DMD drug, stopped for inefficiency reasons

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Pfizer Inc. announced it is terminating clinical studies for domagrozumab (PF-06252616), which was evaluated for efficacy and safety in the possible treatment of DMD. Termination was not decided for safety reasons, the company stated, but because the drug proved to be inefficient. The clinical trial was stopped after one year of the two it was […]

5 Ways to Overcome Dental Anxiety

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  • 2 Months ago
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Across the country, many people struggle when it comes to visiting the family dentist. Some people grow anxious when it is time for the annual checkup. Others have real fears surrounding the procedures, tools, and sounds of the dental office. Still others simply dread anything to do with the dentist, forgoing regular visits altogether. All […]

3 Oral Diseases That Good Dental Hygiene Can Prevent

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Canada is lucky to have an advanced healthcare system, one which provides its citizens with access to free healthcare when they need it. Unfortunately, just like many other comparable nations, dental health is not included in the state healthcare system. This means that for many Canadians, their decision of whether to get regular dental checkups […]

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

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Cosmetic dentistry is something which virtually all Hollywood stars are familiar with but the general public, not so much. If your teeth are stained, broken, worn out or chipped, cosmetic dentistry may be for you. Simply put, cosmetic dentistry is the field of dentistry concerned with making teeth look better. This is done either through […]

When Should You Pay a Visit to Your Orthodontist?

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  • 2 Months ago
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You can be strict and dedicated to all kinds of good dental hygiene habits, like brushing and flossing on a regular basis. You can pay heed to all healthy and balanced diets, treating your oral health with all the case and respect it deserves. They are all good practices to follow, but they do not […]

Wanna Know How To Do Weight Lifting For Fat Loss?

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  • 2 Months ago
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Just by being here and reading this article, you’re ahead of 80% of the rest of the public who are trying to find out how to lose fat. Lifting weights to lose fat is a very effective method to get meat and stay there forever. Because when you lift weight, build the number 1 component, […]

Some of The Best Reasons Why You Can Choose Cosmetic Dentistry

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  • 3 Months ago
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What do you consider as best part of your face? Isn’t it the smile? People often feel admired to be complimented for their smile. This is where cosmetic dentistry comes into play. If you ever feel your smile is defected or not up to your expectation, for example having unshaped teeth or malformed bite this […]