Tag Archives: obesity

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  • 6 April

    Worldwide Adult Diabetes Cases Reach 422 Million

    Since 1980, the number of adults with diabetes worldwide has quadrupled from 108 million to 422 million in 2014, according to a new study published in The Lancet. The findings provide the most comprehensive estimates of worldwide diabetes trends to date and show that diabetes is fast becoming a major …

December, 2015

  • 2 December

    Zafgen Reports a Second Patient Died in Beloranib Study

    BOSTON, Dec. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zafgen, Inc. (Nasdaq:ZFGN), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to significantly improving the health and well-being of patients affected by obesity and complex metabolic disorders, today provided an update on the open label extension (OLE) portion of the pivotal Phase 3 ZAF-311 bestPWS clinical trial …