Tag Archives: Treatment

United Therapeutics to develop, sell Arena Pharma's hypertension treatment

(Reuters) – United Therapeutics Corp on Thursday signed a deal potentially worth up to $ 1.2 billion for the rights to develop and sell Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc’s pulmonary arterial hypertension treatment(PAH). The two companies said the deal for Arena’s late-stage experimental treatment, ralinepag, includes milestone payments of up to $ 400 million based on certain… Read More »

University of Missouri Research Reactor Now Supplying Iodine-131 for Thyroid Treatment

November 12th, 2018 Editors Nuclear Medicine, Oncology, Public Health, Radiation Oncology, Radiology Medical radioisotopes are widely used in cancer treatment, but their production has been hampered to the point that obtaining them has become a challenge. The lack of Technetium-99m is probably the most widely known, but there’s also a shortage of Iodine-131 (I-131), a radioisotope… Read More »