Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD,  —

Yedida Y. Bogachkov is a science writer for BioNews. She holds a PhD in cellular and molecular pharmacology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to joining BioNews, she was conducting scientific research analyzing cancer genomics. She’s a Chicago native and hasn’t moved out of her hometown. Yes, she actually likes snow and enjoys having all four seasons. Yedida likes being out in nature, and in her free time, she can be found outside enjoying the fresh air or baking (inside). She is, unsuccessfully, trying to persuade the rest of her family to enjoy hiking. Yedida is excited to bring her passion for science and her desire to help people to BioNews.

Articles by Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD

Respiratory Procedure Eased Breathing in PAH, CTEPH Patients

Adults with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) or chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) who have trouble breathing at rest or with light activity may benefit from a procedure called respiratory rate modulation, a pilot, single-center study shows. The three-month procedure also led to lower symptom severity and decreased respiratory…

Opsynvi, Macitentan Plus Tadalafil, Approved in Canada for PAH

Opsynvi, a fixed-dose oral combination of macitentan and tadalafil, was approved by Health Canada for the long-term treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). It is for use by patients on stable doses of its two active compounds: macitentan (sold as Opsumit) at 10 mg and tadalafil (sold as Adcirca) at 40 mg. Marketed…

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