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Inflammation is at the root of all non-communicable diseases

Editorial
Inflammation is the root of all degenerative diseases, and its role is appreciated by basic researchers and clinicians. One paradigmatic example is...
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New frontiers in inflammation: from translational research to clinic

Abstracts
The volume stems from the 15th World Congress on Inflammation – June 5th-8th, Rome (co-organized by the International Association of Inflammation S...
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The value of the partnership between the pharmaceutical industry and SIF for innovation and sustainability

Preface
This document, structured around the contributions of different working groups, stems from the observations that emerged during the regular SIF-Far...
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Facing changes in the pharmacological research and in the pharmaceutical industry

Introduction
The SIF-Farmindustria issue is structured in 6 parts and contributions: 1. the new research methods; 2. data quality; 3. the patient and their trea...
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Working agenda and map for the future

Opinion Papers
This volume is not intended solely as a high-profile dissertation on the issues of innovation and sustainability arising from the partnership betwe...
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Pharmacology in peace and war times

Editorial
This issue of PharmAdvances features a word that many of us repeat quite often: “stress”. Dr. Brivio (who, with this paper, competes for the SIF/Ph...
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Menthacarin in functional gastrointestinal disorders: a pharmacy-based cohort study

Research Article
Functional dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are among the most prevalent functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) and often treated...
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Treatment of sore throat and hoarseness with Pelargonium sidoides extract EPs 7630: a meta-analysis

Research Article
The extract EPs 7630 from the roots of Pelargonium sidoides has been proven safe and effective in the treatment of acute respiratory tract infectio...
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Controlling the activation of the prokineticin system as therapeutic approach to relief neuropathic pain and reduce neuroinflammation

Review
Neuropathic pain is a relevant clinical problem worldwide, since current therapeutic treatments are unsatisfactory. The identification of novel the...
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The multifaceted aspects of stress

Review
The effects of stress depend on the nature and duration of the exposure, with the triggering of molecular mechanisms that allow individuals to reac...
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New pharmacological strategies for analgesic drug development: focus on biased µ-opioid receptor agonists

Review
Chronic pain affects more than 30% of people worldwide and although mortality rates are highest for other pathologies, it is one of the main source...
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Diabetic retinopathy: new pharmacological targets

Review
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a secondary complication of diabetes mellitus and represents the most common cause of irreversible vision loss in work...
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Pricing for multi-indication medicines: a discussion with Italian experts

Original Article
Negotiating the prices of drugs with multiple indications presents important challenges that impact a range of stakeholders and can result in delay...
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