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The BlogNotions Life Sciences Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the life sciences industries. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on the latest technological advances, discussions of research and findings, best practices for advancing education, implications for the future of various life sciences fields, and much more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

Transplant drug rapamycin may reduce nerve damage, neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury

In continuation of my update on rapamycin New research in mice indicates that a drug commonly used to suppress the immune system in recipients of organ transplants may also reduce tissue damage and neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury. The findings are published in the Journal of Orthopaedic Research.    rapamycin Rapamycin, which is an inhibitor […]

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From PhD to Life

This is a guest post from Craig Stropkay. Craig is Director and Life Science Consultant at KOLgroups, LLC Reach for the stars, they said.  You should definitely go get your PhD, you’d be great for it, they said.  Well, I guess they did have a point.  Pursuing my doctorate degree in Molecular Biology at Brandeis was […]

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Drug Patent Expirations for Apr 6, 2017

DrugPatentWatch is your source business intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 100,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. SPIRIVA RESPIMAT (tiotropium bromide) Boehringer Ingelheim Patent number: 7,104,470 Expiration Date: Apr 4, 2017 SPIRIVA RESPIMAT (tiotropium bromide) Boehringer Ingelheim Patent number: 5,964,416 Expiration Date: Apr […]

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Drug Patent Expirations for Mar 30, 2017

DrugPatentWatch is your source business intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 100,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. SUMAVEL DOSEPRO (sumatriptan succinate) Endo Ventures Ltd Patent number: 6,280,410 Expiration Date: Mar 27, 2017 GEODON (ziprasidone mesylate) Pfizer Patent number: 6,232,304 Expiration Date: Apr 1, […]

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Drug Patent Expirations for Mar 23, 2017

DrugPatentWatch is your source business intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 100,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. VENLAFAXINE HYDROCHLORIDE (venlafaxine hydrochloride) Osmotica Pharm Patent number: 6,403,120 Expiration Date: Mar 20, 2017 VENLAFAXINE HYDROCHLORIDE (venlafaxine hydrochloride) Osmotica Pharm Patent number: 6,419,958 Expiration Date: Mar […]

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