Monthly Archives: November 2013

October 9 2013- Promedior Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Study of PRM-151 in Myelofibrosis

Promedior, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company developing novel biologic therapeutics for the treatment of fibrosis, announced today that it has initiated a Phase 2 clinical trial to evaluate PRM-151, its lead product candidate, in patients with myelofibrosis. Promedior is … Continue reading

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October 3 2013 – Newly identified biomarkers help predict outcome in deadly lung disease

New Haven, Conn. – A Yale-led study has identified a gene expression profile that can predict outcomes and lead to better treatment for one of the most lethal lung diseases, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). The study appears in Science Translational … Continue reading

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September 29 2013 – Trial to determine if stem cells can help with rare lung disease

By Cindy Krischer Goodman cindykgoodman@gmail.com Jose Guzman began gasping for breath while using his treadmill on the lowest setting and knew something was wrong. His search for answers led him to the diagnosis of a rare lung disease with no … Continue reading

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September 28 2013 – Pharmacological treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: from the past to the future

Abstract During the past decade important progress has been made regarding the pathogenesis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), which is the most devastating form of idiopathic interstitial pneumonia with a median survival of 3 years. The knowledge gained has been … Continue reading

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