Merz Announces European Approval of Bocouture for the Treatment of Upper Facial Lines

Merz Pharma Group today announced that Bocouture® has been approved by European regulatory authorities for the treatment of upper facial lines, including horizontal frown lines, lateral periorbital lines and glabellar frown lines. Bocouture is the only neurotoxin approved in Europe* […]

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Treating Male Skin

by KAT WALES Practitioners discuss the skin concerns of their male patients and how they treat each indication Introduction The male grooming and cosmetic sector has never been bigger. The rise in the number of men having non-surgical aesthetic treatments […]

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Actovegin, a non-prohibited drug increases oxidative capacity in human skeletal muscle

Abstract “We found a marked and dose-dependent positive effect of in vitro administration of Actovegin on mitochondrial function in human skeletal muscle” Actovegin, a deproteinized haemodialysate of calf blood, is suggested to have ergogenic properties, but this potential effect has […]

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Vitamin C selectively kills KRAS and BRAF mutant colorectal cancer cells by targeting GAPDH

Anti-cancer effects of vitamin C revisited Jiska van der Reest1 and Eyal Gottlieb1 1Cancer Metabolism Research Unit, Cancer Research UK, Beatson Institute, Glasgow, UK Correspondence: Eyal Gottlieb, E-mail: e.gottlieb@beatson.gla.ac.uk Vitamin C was first suggested to have cancer-fighting properties in the 1930s and […]

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