Impact of fish oils on the outcomes of a mouse model of acute Pseudomonas aeruginosa pulmonary infection

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic Gram-negative bacterium that causes pneumonia in immunocompromised humans and severe pulmonary damage in patients with cystic fibrosis. Imbalanced fatty acid incorporation in membranes, including increased arachidonic acid and decreased DHA concentrations, is known to play … Continued

Cornerstone launches pancreatic enzyme replacement Pertzye in US

Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc., has started marketing Pertzye (pancrelipase) in the US for the treatment of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency. Pertzye is the only US Food and Drug Administration approved pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy containing bicarbonate-buffered, enteric-coated microspheres. In healthy individuals, the … Continued