Fixed-dose pyronaridine–artesunate combination drug is as good as, if not better than, artesunate-mefloquine drug combo in treating malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum mosquito, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Every time I go to the opthalmologist to check whether plaquenil is doing something bad to my eyes, I wonder, is it worth it? But of course, I want to keep lupus as controlled as possible, so I keep taking it.
Evidence that the most deadly species of malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, is becoming resistant to the frontline treatment for malaria on the border of Thailand and Myanmar is reported in the 'Lancet' today.
Gene Mutation Discovered in Aggressive Form of Pancreatic Cancer. Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a mutated gene common to the first known unique molecular signature of pancreatic cancer.