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From the news desk of UC San Diego Health: Krishnan Chakravarthy MD, PhD, a pain management specialist at UC San Diego Health and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, believes inflammation may be at the [...]
Krishnan Chakravarthy writes in NeuroNews about how spinal cord stimulation can be used to treat chronic pain and how this can help America overcome its opioid epidemic. The statistics are clear, we are amid an [...]
Cancer-related pain affects approximately 9 million people worldwide each year, with the number of new cases expected to increase from 12.7 million in 2008 to 22.2 million by 2030.1,2 Cancer pain has been linked to [...]
Dr Krishnan Chakravarthy will be speaking at Drug Delivery West at the Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel in San Francisco in May. About the Event: The PODD teams bring to the West Coast a Drug Delivery [...]
Dr Krishnan Chakravarthy will be speaking at the SBMT 15th Annual Congress - Millennium Biltmore Hotel in LA in April. The 15th Annual World Congress of SBMT will bring together physicians, scientists, policy makers, funding [...]
Lung viral and bacterial infections, like influenza and pneumonia, could be prevented through inhaled anaesthetics commonly used in surgeries, scientists suggest. New experiments have proven that the volatile anaesthetics, nitrous oxide and halothane, have powerful [...]
Certain so-called "volatile" anaesthetics -- commonly used during surgeries -- may also possess powerful effects on the immune system that can combat viral and bacterial infections in the lung, including influenza and pneumonia, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin. [...]
A Buffalo nanomaterials firm is hoping a new investment deal will help it accelerate product development and commercialization efforts. NanoAxis LLC is a six-year-old firm that focuses on using nanomaterials for various biomedical applications related [...]
A novel technology using quantum dots is expected to have major implications for research and treatment of tuberculosis, as well as other inflammatory lung diseases. A paper appearing online in Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine describes specific [...]