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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:03:59 GMT
• FDA Approves Novartis' Signifor LAR For Acromegaly - Clinical Leader

FDA Approves Novartis' Signifor LAR For Acromegaly
Clinical Leader
Novartis announced the approval of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its drug Signifor (pasireotide) long-acting release (LAR) as treatment for endocrine disorder acromegaly. Signifor is an SSA administered, once-monthly drug that binds to ...

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:45:05 GMT
• Remembering Theo Colborn: The Rachel Carson of My Generation - Environmental Working Group (blog)

Remembering Theo Colborn: The Rachel Carson of My Generation
Environmental Working Group (blog)
Theo had already gotten some pretty solid coverage of this endocrine disruptor business (she brought the news clips), and I could see why. She precisely and compellingly explained her evidence, insights and hypotheses surrounding the role of certain ...

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:59:30 GMT
• Remembering an environmental science pioneer - High Country News

Remembering an environmental science pioneer
High Country News
“So many people – sometimes much younger – were in awe of what she accomplished and to realize that she began that work at the age of 58 is so inspiring,” says Carol Kwiatkowski, executive director of The Endocrine Disruption Exchange, the nonprofit ...

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:49:33 GMT
• Pioneering Scientist Theo Colborn Dies At Age 87 - KVNF Public Radio

KVNF Public Radio

Pioneering Scientist Theo Colborn Dies At Age 87
KVNF Public Radio
She then started working on the relationship between certain chemicals and the endocrine system. “She really became the driving force behind this work,” said Kwiatkowski, who worked with Theo for the past six years, “by being the one who initially identified ...

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:55:04 GMT
• Chemicals: Author warned of 'stolen future' - The Missoulian

Chemicals: Author warned of 'stolen future'
The Missoulian
One thing that especially struck me as important was what she said on a Frontline interview about how 20 percent of children were being seriously affected by the fetal endocrine disruption caused by pesticides and other chemicals. I never read where she ...

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