Archive | October, 2012

Positive Results from Phase 2 Trial of Oral Calcitonin | News | Drug Discovery and Development Magazine

Tarsa Therapeutics Inc. announced that a Phase 2 trial of its oral recombinant salmon calcitonin in the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis was successfully concluded and yielded statistically significant, clinically relevant improvements in bone mineral density (BMD) at the lumbar spine. These data were presented at the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) 2012 […]

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Something for the weekend…

Well-known popular science author John Emsley had this to say about my forthcoming book: “Bradley debunks more than a hundred popular misconceptions that govern the way we behave, and he does it in a light-hearted and enjoyable fashion.” As I think I may well have mentioned before, you can grab a free sampler for the […]

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Green coffee beans

The dietary supplement and weight loss spams and scams are endless, aren’t they? I’ve mentioned a few on Sciencebase previously. However, I wrote about a new quality control technology for coffee and since then have started to notice that green coffee beans are percolating through my spam filter more and more. Apparently, they are the […]

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