Compulsive Eating Similar to Drug Addiction, Researchers Say

A new study from the Scripps Research Institute has shown that the molecular mechanism that causes drug addiction is the same mechanism that drives people to compulsively eat.

Read more » News Bytes: $DCTH, $TRA, $POT, $SUPG, $ACCP.OB, $AMLN

Delcath’s Percutaneous Hepatic Perfusion (PHP) technology allows physicians to deliver significantly higher doses of existing chemotherapy drugs to the liver without exposing each patient’s entire body to the anti-cancer drugs.

Read more »

Diabetes Drug Wins Approval, Helps the Competition

The approval of Novo Nordisk’s diabetes drug Victoza has led to an unintended benefit for a competitor.

Read more »