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Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes

Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes

Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes The blood flow in the surface blood vessels of a mouse that was not treated with M-3. Credit: University of Leeds Drugs that were developed to treat Alzheimer’s Disease could be re-purposed …

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    Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation

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    Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML Yale clinicians …

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      New research identifies two drug classes that could be re-purposed for type 1 diabetes treatment

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      New research identifies two drug classes that could be re-purposed for type 1 diabetes treatment New research identifies two drug classes that could be re-purposed for type 1 diabetes treatment Credit: CC0 Public Domain Researchers from the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute (IBRI), a leading independent, industry-inspired applied research institute, and …

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        Century-old drug repurposed to fight diabetic foot ulcers

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        Century-old drug repurposed to fight diabetic foot ulcers Century-old drug repurposed to fight diabetic foot ulcers Credit: CC0 Public Domain Suramin, a 100-year old drug used to treat sleeping sickness, has been repurposed to fight oral mucositis and diabetic foot ulcers, according to University at Buffalo-supported research. The breakthrough, led …

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