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Sanofi-Aventis and CureDM Work on Diabetes Treatment

Sanofi-Aventis and CureDM Work on Diabetes Treatment

On Thursday, it was shared by Sanofi-Aventis and CureDM Group Holding LLC that they are working on a diabetes treatment and are trying to make the patient’s body to produce insulin and other pancreatic hormones.

This research would be costing the biotechnology company CureDM, more than $35 million.

The treatment being followed currently focuses on the adding up of insulin to the body or helping the diabetes patients to control the insulin that their bodies already make.

The Aggie Relay for Life Event for American Cancer Society

Thousand of A&M students would be participating in the Aggie Relay for Life event tonight.

This event is one of the 5,000 nationwide fundraisers for the American Cancer Society. The inaugural relay started in the year 1985 and it has raised $3 billion for cancer research.

Vitamin D Deficiency Found to Cause Rheumatoid Arthritis in North-eastern U.S. Women

Vitamin D Deficiency Found to Cause Rheumatoid Arthritis in North-eastern U.S. WomenIt has recently been revealed after a study that vitamin D deficiency and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are linked. This study was lead by a researcher of Boston University School of Public Health.

Mayor Orders No Increase, Circular Shows Contradiction

Mayor Orders No Increase, Circular Shows ContradictionAlthough, the Mayor of city Ahmadabad, stated that there is no increase in the fee charges at VS Hospital, which is run by Ahmadabad Municipal Corporation, a notice that has been issued by the hospital authorities on 3 March is totally in opposition to what has been said by the mayor.

Centre Puts the HPV Vaccine Project on Hold, Society Groups Report Violation of Guidelines

HPV VaccineThe Centre has urged the State governments to suspend the operations of clinical trial until any further issue is stated. The authorities had to take the step in order to direct the programmes toward the right path. A lot of complaints have been reported which involved the abuse of ethics and cases of exploitation among the people during the trials of HPV vaccine.

Carbon Dioxide in Blood Linked to Near-Death Experiences

Carbon Dioxide in Blood Linked to Near-Death ExperiencesScientists are believed to have discovered the causes for the near death experiences reported by thousands of people on the operating table.

They suggest that death experiences could be linked to something as mundane as increased levels of carbon dioxide.

Tennis Champ Martina Navratilova Suffering From Breast Cancer

Tennis Champ Martina Navratilova Suffering From Breast Cancer Nine-time Wimbledon tennis champion Martina Navratilova on Wednesday announced that she is surviving from breast cancer.

"I found out on February 24, it was my personal 9/11. I was devastated. Physically I could not think or move, I was useless. The emotions took so much physical strength out of me", she quoted, caught up in a frenzy.