PHCentral RSS - rss http://phcentral.org FIRE feed Sat, 4 Jul 2015 20:07:41 GMT Autoantibodies Targeted in New Strategy to Treat IPF http://www.phcentral.org/news/5816 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/22/autoantibodies-targeted-new-strategy-treat-ipf/ July 5, 2015 PLOS One that described how autoantibodies play an important role in IPF when patients are undergoing acute exacerbations.]]> Stress-Doppler-Echocardiography for early detection of systemic sclerosis associated pulmonary arterial hypertension http://www.phcentral.org/news/5815 http://7thspace.com/headlines/511063/stress_doppler_echocardiography_for_early_detection_of_systemic_sclerosis_associated_pulmonary_arterial_hypertension.html July 5, 2015 Pulmonary Hypertension - Education Videos http://www.phcentral.org/news/5814 https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/nclex-rn/rn-respiratory-system-diseases/rn-pulmonary-hypertension July 4, 2015 CTEPH Patients Can Develop Coronary-Pulmonary Collateral Vessels, According To Study http://www.phcentral.org/news/5812 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/30/cteph-patients-can-develop-coronary-pulmonary-collateral-vessels-according-study/ July 3, 2015 Blood Clots: the Least-Appreciated Complication of Hospital Care? http://www.phcentral.org/news/5813 http://health.usnews.com/health-news/patient-advice/articles/2015/07/01/preventing-blood-clots July 2, 2015 Producing nitric oxide by pulsed electrical discharge in air for portable inhalation therapy http://www.phcentral.org/news/5811 http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/7/294/294ra107 July 2, 2015 Uric Acid Levels in SLE Patients Associated With PH in New Study http://www.phcentral.org/news/5810 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/26/uric-acid-levels-sle-patients-associated-ph-new-study/ June 30, 2015 What Your Nails Reveal About Your Health http://www.phcentral.org/news/5809 http://www.newsmax.com/Health/Headline/nails-health-reveal-information/2015/06/28/id/652579/ June 29, 2015 ]]> Study Finds Triciribine Could Reverse Pulmonary Fibrosis and Pulmonary Hypertension Progression http://www.phcentral.org/news/5801 http://lungdiseasenews.com/2015/06/15/study-finds-triciribine-reverse-pulmonary-fibrosis-pulmonary-hypertension-progression/ June 28, 2015 British Journal of Pharmacology, researchers at the University of Georgia found that the therapy triciribine could be able to reverse or stop pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary fibrosis progression.]]> Corbus Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Orphan Drug Designation for Resunab(TM) for the Treatment of Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma) http://www.phcentral.org/news/5800 http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/marketwire/1200803.htm June 27, 2015 Actemra gains FDA breakthrough status for systemic sclerosis, phase 2 data presented at EULAR http://www.phcentral.org/news/5799 http://www.healio.com/rheumatology/scleroderma/news/online/{93aa15c3-3947-468e-ac10-7c228044ce48}/actemra-gains-fda-breakthrough-status-for-systemic-sclerosis-phase-2-data-presented-at-eular June 26, 2015 Therapy Targeting Specific Mutation Reverses PAH in Mice http://www.phcentral.org/news/5806 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/17/therapy-targeting-specific-mutation-reverses-pah-mice/ June 25, 2015 Health Notes: Mayo Clinic honored for its care for pulmonary hypertension http://www.phcentral.org/news/5808 http://jacksonville.com/news/health-and-fitness/2015-06-23/story/health-notes-mayo-honored-its-care-pulmonary-hypertension June 25, 2015 One in five young VTE patients require psychotropic drugs within five years http://www.phcentral.org/news/5798 http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-06-young-vte-patients-require-psychotropic.html June 25, 2015 PAH diagnosis delayed for adult congenital heart disease patients http://www.phcentral.org/news/5805 http://www.news-medical.net/news/20150617/PAH-diagnosis-delayed-for-adult-congenital-heart-disease-patients.aspx June 24, 2015 Significant Number of SLE Patients May Have Pulmonary HTN http://www.phcentral.org/news/5807 http://www.empr.com/medical-news/sle-pulmonary-hypertension/article/422053/ June 24, 2015 Genetic Defects Found To Potentially Lead to PAH, Endothelium Injury http://www.phcentral.org/news/5797 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/15/genetic-defects-found-potentially-lead-pah-endothelium-injury/ June 24, 2015 Researchers Unover New Insights Collateral Blood Flow in CTEPH Patients http://www.phcentral.org/news/5803 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/18/researchers-uncover-new-insights-collateral-blood-flow-cteph-patients/ June 23, 2015 Echocardiographic and Hemodynamic Predictors of Survival in Precapillary Pulmonary Hypertension http://www.phcentral.org/news/5796 http://circimaging.ahajournals.org/content/8/6/e002107.short?rss=1 June 23, 2015 ‘This could be a real game-changer’: protein points to cure for life-limiting disease http://www.phcentral.org/news/5802 http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jun/20/new-drug-hope-people-suffering-pulmonary-arterial-hypertension June 22, 2015 Absence of the inflammasome adaptor ASC reduces hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension in mice http://www.phcentral.org/news/5795 http://ajplung.physiology.org/content/early/2015/06/09/ajplung.00342.2014 June 22, 2015 Triciribine Drug Able to Halt Progression in Pulmonary Fibrosis and PH in Mice http://www.phcentral.org/news/5804 http://pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/2015/06/18/triciribine-drug-able-halt-progression-pulmonary-fibrosis-pulmonary-hypertension-mice/ June 21, 2015 Researcher Explores Ways To Inhibit Vascular Remodeling in Pulmonary Hypertension http://www.phcentral.org/news/5794 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/10/researcher-explores-ways-inhibit-vascular-remodeling-pulmonary-hypertension/ June 21, 2015 PAH: Connective Tissue Disease Heightens Tx Risk http://www.phcentral.org/news/5793 http://www.medpagetoday.com/Rheumatology/GeneralRheumatology/52064 June 21, 2015 Mayo Clinic and United Therapeutics collaborate on lung restoration center http://www.phcentral.org/news/5792 http://phys.org/wire-news/195824121/mayo-clinic-and-united-therapeutics-collaborate-on-lung-restorat.html June 20, 2015 How CPAP Patients With Heart Failure, OSA Could Benefit From Exercise Too http://www.phcentral.org/news/5791 http://www.empr.com/sleep-2015/cpap-patients-heart-failure-osa-benefit-from-exercise/article/419753/ June 20, 2015 MiR-223 Reverses Experimental Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. http://www.phcentral.org/news/5790 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26084306 June 19, 2015 The Identification of BAY?85-8501, a Selective and Potent Inhibitor of Human Neutrophil Elastase for Pulmonary Diseases. http://www.phcentral.org/news/5788 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cmdc.201500131/abstract June 19, 2015 [..]
BAY?85-8501 is currently being tested in clinical studies for the treatment of pulmonary diseases.]]>
Reversible pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with interferon-beta treatment for multiple sclerosis. http://www.phcentral.org/news/5789 http://www.pulsus.com/journals/abstract.jsp?sCurrPg=journal&jnlKy=4&atlKy=13515&isuKy=1161&isArt=t June 18, 2015 Insmed: INS1009, inhaled treprostinil prodrug for PAH treatment http://www.phcentral.org/news/5787 http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150617005148/en/#.VYGvvPntlBc June 17, 2015 Diagnosis, Non-Surgical Treatments For CTEPH Gaining Ground http://www.phcentral.org/news/5786 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2015/06/15/diagnosis-non-surgical-treatments-cteph-gaining-ground/ June 17, 2015 Selective enhancement of endothelial BMPR-II with BMP9 reverses pulmonary arterial hypertension http://www.phcentral.org/news/5785 http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nm.3877.html June 16, 2015 Breakthrough points to cure for debilitating heart and lung disease PAH http://www.phcentral.org/news/5784 http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/news/2015/06/1101.asp June 16, 2015 [..]
This new study led by BHF Professor of Cardiopulmonary Medicine Nick Morrell and including expertise from Dr Rajiv Machado from the School of Life Sciences at the University of Lincoln, UK, is the first to use a protein, called BMP9, to reverse the effects of reduced activity of BMPR-II and to reverse the disease itself. The study was conducted in mice and rats, but also using cells from patients with PAH...[..]]]>
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