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20
MAR
2015

Targets Identified for Developing Therapies for IBMPFD

Study Identifies Protein Modification Needed to Treat Deadly Inherited Disorder   LOS ANGELES – (March 16, 2015) – IBMPFD is a rare and deadly genetic disorder that has devastated entire families, robbing many of their members of their ability to talk, walk and think clearly. A...
20
MAR
2015

Two Commonly Used Antibiotics Have Similar Cure Rates for Uncomplicated Skin Infections

NEJM Study is First to Compare Medications Prescribed for Cellulitis   LOS ANGELES – (March 18, 2015) – Two antibiotics frequently prescribed to treat serious skin infections – clindamycin and trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) – had similar rates of success in curing...
11
FEB
2015

Do you or does anyone you know suffer from Emphysema?

Are COPD symptoms keeping you from enjoying simple daily activities? If shortness of breath, severe coughing or wheezing is keeping you from living life to its fullest, here’s some good news: You may qualify for a study that is designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of...
06
FEB
2015

LA BioMed Researcher Honored for Outstanding Research

Dr. Christina Wang Receives Mayo H. Soley Award   LOS ANGELES – (Feb. 5, 2015) – Christina Wang, MD, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute (LA BioMed) lead researcher, has received a top honor for her outstanding research work, the Mayo H. Soley Award, at the 2015 Western...
29
JAN
2015

LA BioMed Researchers Honored

Selected as the Nation’s and the Region’s Best Doctors   LOS ANGELES – (Jan. 21, 2015) – Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute’s (LA BioMed’s) physician-researchers continue to rate among the nation’s and the region’s best doctors, with 43 of them listed among Southern...
21
JAN
2015

Surgery: A Case Based Clinical Review

LA BioMed Researcher Authors Book to Provide Instruction for Medical Students  LOS ANGELES – (Jan. 13, 2015) – “Surgery: A Case Based Clinical Review,” a new book by Christian de Virgilio, MD, a nine-time winner of UCLA’s Golden Apple Award as Faculty Teacher of the Year,...
08
DEC
2014

Vaccine Holds Hope of Preventing Antibiotic Resistant Skin Infections

 LA BioMed Researchers Find Novel NDV-3 Vaccine Protects Against MRSA LOS ANGELES – (Dec. 8, 2014) – In the U.S. and around the globe, skin and soft tissue infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) continue to endanger the health and lives of...
08
DEC
2014

EMMAUS LIFE SCIENCES TO PRESENT PHASE 3 SICKLE CELL DISEASE TRIAL DATA AT 56TH AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HEMATOLOGY ANNUAL MEETING

Reduction in the Frequency of Sickle Cell Crisis, Frequency in Hospitalizations, Hospital Days and Fewer Cases of Acute Chest Syndrome Highlighted in Abstract TORRANCE, Calif., November 24, 2014 – Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc. (the “Company,” or “Emmaus”), today announced that Dr....
20
NOV
2014

The Ever-Transcendent Cell

Deriving physiologic first principles Both the developmental and phylogenetic histories of an organism describe the evolution of physiology—the complex of metabolic pathways that govern the function of an organism as a whole. The necessity of establishing and maintaining...