December 4, 2015 Off

Lilly quits developing basal insulin peglispro

By Dino Mustafić

Eli Lilly and Company will cease development of basal insulin peglispro (BIL), a potential treatment for type 1 and type 2 diabetes, in order to focus research and development efforts on other assets in its portfolio and pipeline.

December 1, 2015 Off

Number of AIDS deaths among young Asians doubles over past decade – U.N

By Dino Mustafić

The estimated number of adolescents dying of AIDS in the Asia Pacific region has more than doubled since 2005, experts said on Monday, warning of a “hidden epidemic”.

UNICEF urged Asian countries to improve teenagers’ access to testing, saying many young people do not know their HIV status because of parental consent requirements for tests.