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Improved stem cell approach could aid fight against Parkinson’s

Scientists have taken a key step towards improving an emerging class of treatments for Parkinson’s disease. The advance could markedly improve a next generation of therapies for the condition, which affects around one in 350 people in the UK. It could aid development of the promising treatment-; known as cell replacement therapy -; which was… Read More »

Exercise Capacity in CTEPH Improved With Treprostinil

December 27, 2018 Share this content: Fewer patients in the high-dose treprostinil group had clinical worsening. Patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) treated with high-dose subcutaneous treprostinil, a prostacyclin analogue, had increased 6-minute walk distances compared with low-dose subcutaneous treprostinil, according to the results of a study published in Lancet Respiratory Medicine. Six-minute walk… Read More »