Author | Erin Romanski


Tough Financial Times May Lead to Increased Obesity

October 30, 2008


Public health scientists say they're worried that a downtrodden economy will make Americans more overweight than ever before.

5 Questions with Adil I. Daud, MD, on Chemotherapy Prescription Drug, LEUKINE®

July 15, 2008


The study findings published in the July 1st issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology provide early signals that Leukine may offer clinical benefits in high-risk melanoma patients by increasing and differentiating dendritic cells.

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Delayed

June 30, 2008


Merck is in discussion with the FDA pertaining to use of the cervical cancer vaccine, Gardasil, in treating older women.

Oncologists: Hurry Up and Wait for Reimbursement

January 01, 1970


Unlike most primary care physicians, who write patients prescriptions that they can fill at a pharmacy, oncologists have to purchase most drugs upfront because they're delivered intravenously in the office.