Nottingham hospitals see increase in clinical trial participation

The number of participants in clinical trials held in Nottingham hospitals increased almost twofold between 2015/2016 and 2016/2017.   Image Credit The numbers behind the increase The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has published statistics showing a record recruitment of 10,003 individuals at the Nottingham University Hospitals (NUH) NHS …

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Stopping allergic reactions before they start: So are the new therapies that are being developed

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Despite being one of the most common disorders, it is curious that treatments for allergies have not made much progress in recent decades. The combination of antihistamines and epinephrine works so (reasonably) well by controlling the symptoms that the improvements have been gradual but never revolutionary. Here it seems certain …

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