News tagged with clinical trials

Federal center hopes to spur drug research

(AP) -- Federal officials concerned about the slowing pace of new drugs coming out of the pharmaceutical industry have decided to start a billion-dollar government drug development center to help create medicines.

dateJan 23, 2011 in Medications
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New drug uses stealth to stop cancer cell reproduction

A new investigational drug designed to stop cancer cells from reproducing may offer hope for patients with advanced solid tumor cancers. Clinical trials of TKM-PLK1 for qualified patients are now open at the Virginia G. Piper ...

dateJan 12, 2011 in Cancer
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