Drug that killed MJ set to help in development of new anaesthetics

Researchers have identified the site where the widely used anesthetic drug propofol binds to receptors in the brain to sedate patients during surgery, and this could lead to the development of new and better anaesthetics.

Sep 23, 2013, 14:10 PM IST

MJ used drugs to connect with afterlife, alleges pal

A friend of Michael Jackson, Deepak Chopra, has claimed that the singer was trying to get in touch with the afterlife when he took the anaesthetic that killed him.

May 08, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

MJ`s dead body riddled with propofol, says toxicologist

Michael Jackson`s body contained large amounts of propofol when he died, according to toxicologist.

May 07, 2013, 11:49 AM IST

MJ couldn’t have self-administered fatal dose of propofol, says autopsy doc

The assumption that Michael Jackson could have given himself a fatal dose of the powerful anesthetic propofol, which led to his death, is unreasonable to believe, the medical examiner who conducted the autopsy on Jackson told jurors during a court trail.

Oct 12, 2011, 15:23 PM IST

Jackson had propofol throughout body: Toxicologist

The coroner`s chief toxicologist has said the powerful anaesthetic propofol was found in Michael Jackson`s blood, urine and liver when he died.

Oct 07, 2011, 09:03 AM IST

MJ’s death used to restrict Propofol

California lobbyists using Michael Jackson death to restrict Propofol use.

Sep 20, 2010, 21:01 PM IST