Antibiotics for Appendicitis Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Using antibiotics as the primary treatment for mild appendicitis does not increase the risk for complications at least in the first year. Marijuana Based Drug Posts Positive Results Monday, March 21, 2016 GW Pharmaceuticals announces the positive results of the first pivotal Phase 3 study of its investigational medicine Epidiolex® (cannabidiol or CBD) for the treatment of Dravet syndrome. Common Painkillers Are More Dangerous Than We Think Monday, March 21, 2016 Commonly prescribed NSAIDs could be causing untold damage to patients. Possible Drug for Listeria Monday, March 21, 2016 Chemical compounds discovered which are able to attenuate the virulence of the bacterial human pathogen Listeria monocytogenes. Rapidly Killing Bacteria Monday, March 21, 2016 Light-activated gold nanoparticles destroy potentially deadly bacterial cells in seconds.Sanofi, DiCE Molecules Collaborate Friday, March 18, 2016 Five-year collaboration encompasses up to 12 targets and provides up to $184 million in milestone payments per target. Transforming Breast Cancer Treatment Wednesday, March 16, 2016 Landmark preclinical study cured lung metastases in 50 percent of breast cancers by making nanoparticles inside the tumor.Broccoli May Impact Drug Efficacy Wednesday, March 16, 2016 Scientists discover link between broccoli component and improved drug efficacy. New Drug Hope for Mesothelioma Wednesday, March 16, 2016 A new drug is showing promise as a treatment for mesothelioma - one of the most lethal cancers of all.