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FDA Approves Twyneo (tretinoin and benzoyl peroxide) for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris

FDA Approves Twyneo (tretinoin and benzoyl peroxide) for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris NESS ZIONA, Israel, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol-Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL), a dermatology company focused on identifying, developing and commercializing branded and generic topical drug products for the treatment of skin diseases, today announced that the Food and Drug… Read More »

Over half of Covid hospitalisations only tested positive AFTER admission

Fury over ‘misleading’ Covid hospital figures as it’s revealed half of patients only test positive AFTER admission for another illness — but NHS bosses say they’re ‘as busy now as they were in January’ Just 44% of Covid patients tested positive for the virus before going to hospital Experts said the figures are ‘misleading’ and… Read More »

Using precision medicine to avoid drug-gene interactions

Although precision medicine carries promise when it comes to care delivery, actually implementing a meaningful genomic data-driven strategy can be more challenging. At the Tennessee-based Murfreesboro Medical Clinic and SurgiCenter, the team has successfully made pharmacogenomic information readily available at the point of care – to the satisfaction of providers and patients.   “Our physicians… Read More »

Predicting COVID-19 hotspots: Kaiser Permanente tool uses EHR data to forecast surges

In a study published this week in BMJ Open, Kaiser Permanente researchers put forth a method to predict upcoming COVID-19 surges up to six weeks in advance.   By examining electronic health record data from Kaiser Permanente in Northern California, the team was able to zero in on ten indicators that, they say, can help… Read More »