David earned a PhD in Biological Sciences from Columbia University in New York, NY, where he studied how Drosophila ovarian adult stem cells respond to cell signaling pathway manipulations. This work helped to redefine the organizational principles underlying adult stem cell growth models. He is currently a Science Writer, as part of the BioNews Services writing team.
HRA Pharma Rare Diseases has named AllianceRx Walgreens Prime as its exclusive pharmacy distributor for two rare disease medications: Metopirone (metyrapone), used to diagnose Cushing’s syndrome, and Lysodren (mitotane), an ... Read more
Isturisa (osilodrostat) oral treatment for Cushing’s disease patients is now fully available to be sold and distributed across the United States, according to its developer Recordati Rare Diseases. The move ... Read more
Recordati Rare Diseases announced that it has officially acquired marketing rights in Europe for the Cushing’s treatment Isturisa (osilodrostat), enabling the company to distribute it throughout the European Union, as well ... Read more
Secretion of multiple hormones, high morning cortisol levels, higher tumor grade, and diabetes are all significantly associated with a worse prognosis for people with ectopic Cushing’s syndrome (ECS) caused ... Read more