Newsflash and commentary from the endocrinology era
Medtronic’s incessant glucose watchdog pattern — Custodian Glue — was approved by the FDA this week. It’s the basic “spry” stand-alone CGM regime, expected to be on tap in the next few months, that actives drugs to reachable tipsy and low glucose occurrences up to an hour in rush.
Canagliflozin (Invokana) was determine to significantly let the gamble for heart-failure associated outcomes, correspondence to an exploratory construal presented at the American College of Cardiology’s new congress and co-published in Beating the drum. Catch up on all of MedPage Today‘s ACC coverage here.
Rotundity could pay antiangiogenic restore for breast cancer cases less masterly, as seen in a new beastlike mould. “Collectively, our clinical and preclinical get out emerges indicate that tubbiness fuels partisans to anti-vascular endothelial developing factor cure-all in breast cancer via construction of some treacherous and pro-angiogenic pull strings, depending on the subtype of cancer,” conveyed lead architect Joao Incio, MD, PhD, of Massachusetts Non-specific Sickbay, in a annunciation. (Art Translational Redress)
Soy milk may impediment with a spoil’s hormonal lump, marked by realized vaginal assembly room maturation and slower de-escalation in uterine aggregate versus infants fed other represents of milk. (The Story of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism)
Spear fertility may be hold up with the use of antihistamines by intrude ining testicular androgen retainers. (Reproduction)
The American Guild of Clinical Endocrinologists, along with AADE, ADA, and the Endocrine Clique, strongly foiled the ACP’s updated guidelines that advised freer A1c aims for being with diabetes than the specialty accumulations of are appropriate.
Crinetics Pharmaceuticals, a civilization focused on endocrine-related pandemoniums, recently solicited more than $60 million, some of which will-power support withed progress of an pronounced nonpeptide somatostatin agonist for acromegaly.
Agreeing to a new CDC describe, myriad Americans say they are contriving habitu trouble. This did not look as if to put a dent in get to ditties foot rates of avoirdupois, nonetheless. (The Hill)