Tag Archives: Drug

Removable PrEP implant produces high drug levels in rabbits; further studies planned

A small removable plastic implant resembling a tiny piece of dry spaghetti is capable of delivering sustained levels of the drug tenofovir, researchers told last month’s HIV Research for Prevention conference (HIVR4P 2018) in Madrid. The drug delivery capability of the implants was tested on rabbits and will now advance into tests on dogs and… Read More »

Israel's Intec Pharma eyes revenue from Parkinson's drug in 2019

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Israel’s Intec Pharma, which is conducting a late stage trial for its long-lasting pill to treat Parkinson’s disease, expects to start earning money from the program sometime in 2019. Jeffrey Meckler, chief executive of Israel’s Intec Pharma holds up their long-lasting pill to treat Parkinson’s disease, during an interview with Reuters… Read More »