Search Tag: inflammatory bowel disease

IT Management

UK Data Hubs Speed Up New Meds Research

2019 01 Oct

The NHS has massive amounts of health data held within its various trusts and other facilities, and these "data silos" make it difficult for researchers and innovators to access and use important data about people's health. This problem will soon be a thing of the past as new data hubs – a total of seven – are set to be rolled out across the UK starting... Read more

IMAGING Management

What's Cost-Effective for Imaging IBD?

2015 05 Oct

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) refers to chronic inflammation of all or part of the digestive tract. An article published in Surgical Clinics of North America lists the different radiologic techniques used for assessing IBD, including their key advantages and disadvantages. Plain Radiographs Plain abdominal radiographs can diagnose complications... Read more

Pharmacy Management

Breakthrough Drug Candidate For Relapsing MS

2014 25 Sep

A new drug candidate, RPC1063, has shown promising results for relapsing multiple sclerosis. The drug was first discovered at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and then synthesised and further developed in the laboratories of Scripps California by Professor Ed Roberts and Professor Hugh Rosen. Rosen was a key scientist behind the discovery and... Read more