Novartis said its studies show that Cosentyx (secukinumab), formulated to treat psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS), achieves clearer skin in subjects after 12 weeks compared to Stelara (ustekinumab).
Abelson Taylor and The Bloc are sponsoring the fifth annual Young Globals Student Competition & Internship, which will introduce students from design and technology institutions to careers in health care communications.
Researchers from the University of California San Diego (UC San Diego) and its School of Medicine have completed a study that may help to better understand treatments and preventions for diseases affecting memory.
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's (UPMC) Hillman Cancer Center recently became the first cancer center in western Pennsylvania to offer immunotherapy for non-Hodgkin lymphoma cancer patients.
Reducing prescription drug prices for patients while still encouraging pharmaceutical research and development is a difficult problem to solve politically, the founder of a web-based think tank said in the wake of attack ads against candidates.
Video and phone sessions can close the gap between academic-based medical settings where cancer patients are more likely to receive genetic counseling and other care settings where they may not, Penn Medicine News reported.
With President Donald Trump's administration aiming hard against the so-called "three Rs" of the Affordable Care Act -- risk adjustment, reinsurance and risk corridors -- most Tennesseans don't seem to know about those three provisions, including the fact that only one remains.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted two new drug applications Merck submitted for an investigational treatment aimed at ameliorating HIV-1 infection in adults, according to a company press release.
A recent study by University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), researchers has provided important information on how the herpes virus, associated with a type of cancer, spreads and could aid in the development of antiviral drugs.
Research from the University of Colorado's Anschutz Medical Campus has shown that an antioxidant found in certain foods can stop the progression of fatty liver disease, which has become a major public health issue in the United States.