New hydrogel-based materials show promise for tissue engineering

New hydrogel-based materials that can change shape in response to psychological stimuli, such as water, could be the next generation of materials used to bioengineer tissues and organs, according to a team of researchers at the University of Illinois Chicago. In a new paper published in the journal Advanced Functional Materials, the research team -; led by Eben Alsberg, the […]

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Xgeva

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. XGEVA® Denosumab(rch) – den”-os”-u”-mab Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) What is in this CMI What is in this CMI What Xgeva is used for Before you are given it When you must not be given it Before you are given it Taking other medicines How it is given […]

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Erivedge

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. ERIVEDGE 200225 pronounced “EH-rih-vedge” vismodegib Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Erivedge capsules. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your pharmacist or doctor. All medicines have risks […]

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Tamiflu Suspension 6mg/mL

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. TAMIFLU ORAL SUSPENSION ROCTAMIF10520 6mg/mL Oral Suspension contains the active ingredient oseltamivir Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Tamiflu oral suspension. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to […]

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Mother has ear amputated after skin cancer misdiagnosed as wart

Mother, 43, who was told her skin cancer was just a wart has her ear AMPUTATED after doctors took five years to diagnose the deadly disease Anthea Smith saw her ear become covered in a black warty growth which bled A GP ‘reluctantly’ referred her and a biopsy showed stage 3c melanoma  Mrs Smith had her whole ear removed in […]

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