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Early Bird reminder for the Hospital + Innovation Congress

August 11, 2015

Early Bird registration for the Hospital + Innovation Congress ends on August 15.

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Denmark least corrupt country in EMEA

August 06, 2015

According to a survey from Ernst & Young, Denmark is the least corrupt country in Europe, Middle East, India and Africa.

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Modern hopscotch to strengthen balance of elderly

August 03, 2015

A collaboration between DTU (Technical University of Denmark) and Entertainment Robotics has resulted in a series of robot tiles to use for a modern hopscotch for rehabilitation of elderly and disabled.

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Genetically modified yeast might help cholesterol patients

July 27, 2015

A new discovery in yeast paves the way for cheaper medicine for cholesterol patients.

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Coffee not a factor in lifestyle diseases

July 23, 2015

Danish researchers have made a groundbreaking discovery using genes to study how coffee actually affects the body. The new research shows that coffee neither increases nor decreases the risk of lifestyle diseases.

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Vitamin C might reduce risk of cardiovascular disease

July 22, 2015

New research from University of Copenhagen and Herlev and Gentofte Hospital shows that high levels of vitamin C in the blood from consumption of fruits and vegetables are associated with lower risk of cardiovascular disease and premature death.

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Novo Nordisk’s injection pen receives FDA approval

July 20, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves the FlexPro PenMate designed by Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk for Norditropin patients who dislike needles.

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Pioneering drug may help treatment of obesity

July 17, 2015

New research shows that the drug Liraglutide 3.0 mg, produced by Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk, is highly effective in creating significant long-term weight loss, lowering blood pressure, and increasing insulin sensitivity among obesity patients.

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Increasing survival rates for Danish heart patients

July 16, 2015

A new report from Dansk Hjerteregister, a nationwide clinical database for invasive cardiology and cardiac surgery, shows that fewer Danish patients die due to heart problems.

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Danish Ebola vaccine reaches phase 2

July 15, 2015

An Ebola vaccine developed by Danish Bavarian Nordic reaches phase 2 in the clinical program.

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