Marathon Rotary Club

Wednesday, 12:15pm Meeting at the Marathon Yacht Club

The BMA warns that its prepared to support overworked doctors who opt to take legal action.

A survey carried out by the NHS Confederation last month demonstrated that a 6th of trusts usually do not expect to become compliant with the directive on 1 August. Furthermore to supporting specific doctors, the BMA is usually ready to name and shame trusts who permit the new limits to lessen the standard of training. In lots of hospitals the impetus to slice hours has led to fresh methods to working patterns which have driven up requirements.Al Gilman.

ChemoCentryx identifies novel drug candidate targeting ChemR23 chemoattractant receptor ChemoCentryx, Inc., today announced that it has identified a novel drug candidate targeting the chemoattractant receptor referred to as ChemR23. This investigational brand-new drug, designated CCX832, is an orally-administered small molecule antagonist of ChemR23, an important player in inflammatory disease. The acceptance of CCX832 by GSK triggered a $5 million milestone payment to ChemoCentryx. ‘The acceptance by GSK of CCX832 for clinical development highlights the culmination of the research term inside our strategic alliance.