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12/21/14 - Alimera Sciences' ILUVIEN Receives Marketing Authorization In The Netherlands For The Treatment Of Chronic Diabetic Macular Edema
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Marketing Business Weekly Alimera Sciences, Inc., a pharmaceutical company that specializes in the research, development and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, announced that the Dutch Inspectie voor de Gezondheidszorg has granted marketing authorization in the Netherlands to...
12/21/14 - ArtVentive Medical Secures FDA Clearance for EOS Device [Manufacturing Close - Up]
ArtVentive Medical Group recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration clearance for the Endoluminal Occlusion System. Anthony Venbrux, Interventional Radiologist at The George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C. "In my experience with the device, it has shown immediate and complete vascular occlusion upon deployment.
12/21/14 - FDA approves Teva allergy spray for children [Globes, Tel Aviv, Israel]
Dec. 21 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved the 40 mcg version of its QNASL nasal spray for the treatment of nasal symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis in children aged 4-11.. QNASL 40 mcg is a lower dose formulation of QNASL Nasal Aerosol, currently available by prescripti
12/21/14 - GlycoMimetics Updates on University of Michigan Study [Professional Services Close - Up]
GlycoMimetics recently reported that the University of Michigan has dosed the first healthy volunteer in a Phase 1 clinical trial of GMI-1271, a novel and proprietary E-selectin antagonist. The U-M study of our drug candidate as a potential treatment for a serious blood- clotting disorder is an important example of a potential additional indication
12/21/14 - Incyte: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Jakafi for Uncontrolled Polycythemia Vera [Professional Services Close - Up]
Incyte Corp. recently reported that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Jakafi for the treatment of patients with polycythemia vera who have had an inadequate response to or are intolerant of hydroxyurea. In a release, the Company noted that PV is a rare and progressive blood cancer. For the first time we are able to provide these pa
12/21/14 - New London practice makes drug trials its business [The Day, New London, Conn.]
Dec. 21 NEW LONDON Hot flashes, Alzheimer's disease and multiple sclerosis are only some of the conditions being studied a stone's throw from Lawrence+ Memorial Hospital at CCRStudies on Montauk Avenue. At Coastal Connecticut Research LLC, the umbrella business that operates CCRStudies, clinical trials are conducted on mid- to late-trial experi
12/21/14 - PacificGMP Links with Ohio Clinical Trials Collaborative [Manufacturing Close - Up]
"By working closely with the OCTC network, we at PacificGMP believe that our clients will be able to complete their clinical trials faster and more quickly, thus bringing needed therapies, vaccines, and diagnostics to the public," said Gary Pierce, the Chief Executive Officer and General Counsel of PacificGMP. PacificGMP's client pool is largely th
12/21/14 - Studies from University of Tennessee Yield New Data on Public Policy (Principles in Action: An Examination of Food and Drug Administration Letters...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Medical Letter on the CDC& FDA Data detailed on Public Policy have been presented. For more information on this research see: Principles in Action: An Examination of Food and Drug Administration Letters Involving Violative Internet Promotions from 1997 to 2012. Journal of Public Policy& Marketing, 2014; 33:
12/20/14 - Alimera Sciences' ILUVIEN Receives Marketing Authorization In The Netherlands For The Treatment Of Chronic Diabetic Macular Edema
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Marketing Weekly News Alimera Sciences, Inc., a pharmaceutical company that specializes in the research, development and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, announced that the Dutch Inspectie voor de Gezondheidszorg has granted marketing authorization in the Netherlands to ILUVIEN.
12/20/14 - HeartFlow Secures De Novo Clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Breakthrough FFRCT Technology
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week HeartFlow Inc., a pioneer in personalized medical technology for cardiovascular disease, announced that it received de novo clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its FFRCT technology. HeartFlow FFRCT is the first and only non-invasive imaging technology for
12/20/14 - Jazz Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Approval For Intravenous Administration Of Erwinaze (asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi)
Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the intravenous administration of Erwinaze . "Administration of Erwinaze through an intravenous infusion provides physicians another option for patients, including those who cannot tolerate intramuscular injections," said Jeffrey Tobias, M.D., executiv
12/19/14 - AbbVie Receives U.S. FDA Approval of VIEKIRA PAK? (Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir Tablets; Dasabuvir Tablets) for the Treatment of Chronic Genotype 1 Hepatitis C
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved AbbVie's VIEKIRA PAK?, an all-oral, interferon-free treatment, with or without ribavirin, for the treatment of patients with chronic genotype 1 hepatitis C virus infection, including those with compensated cirrhosis. "We are proud of the work of our research and development organization to bri
12/19/14 - Actavis to Present at the Goldman Sachs Healthcare CEOs Unscripted Conference
Actavis plc, a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that Brent Saunders, CEO and President of Actavis, will provide an overview and update of the Company's business at the Goldman Sachs Healthcare CEOs Unscripted Conference in Boston, MA.. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 12:00 PM Eastern
12/19/14 - Akorn to Present at the 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
Akorn, Inc., a specialty generic pharmaceutical company, announced today that Raj Rai, Chief Executive Officer, will provide an overview and update of the Company's business at the 33 rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 12, 2015 at 4:00 pm PST at the Westin St. Francis Hotel, San Francisco, California. Akorn, Inc. is a
12/19/14 - Amarantus Submits Orphan Drug Designation Application to US FDA for Treatment of Retinal Artery Occlusion With Product Candidate MANF
Amarantus BioScience Holdings, Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development of diagnostics in Alzheimer's disease and therapeutic products in the areas of neurology, psychiatry, ophthalmology and regenerative medicine, announced that it has applied to the U.S. Food& Drug Administration for Orphan Drug Designation for its investigation
12/19/14 - ANAVEX TO PRESENT AT BIOTECH SHOWCASE 2015 IN SAN FRANCISCO
Release date- 18122014- New York, NY- Anavex Life Sciences Corp., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel drug candidates to treat Alzheimer's disease, other diseases of the central nervous system and various types of cancer, will present at Biotech Showcase 2015 on Monday January 12, 2015 at 2:00pm PST. The investor and partner
12/19/14 - AstraZeneca cancer drug, companion test approved
TRENTON, N.J. U.S. regulators on Friday granted accelerated approval to the first in a new class of targeted drugs for ovarian cancer, Lynparza from British drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC. The Food and Drug Administration also approved a companion diagnostic test from Myriad Genetics Inc. of Salt Lake City called BRACAnalysis CDx. Richard Pazdur, dir
12/19/14 - Breckenridge Pharmaceutical signs Multi-Product Generic Agreement with MSN Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a multi-product agreement with MSN Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. under which Breckenridge and MSN expect to commercialize several new ANDAs. Under the terms of the agreement, MSN will develop, manufacture, and supply the products exclusively to Breckenridge for the U.S. market, a
12/19/14 - CHMP Recommends Approval of Xadago? (Safinamide) to Treat Parkinsons Disease in the EU
Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A., a research and development company focused on novel CNS and pain therapies, and its partner Zambon S.p.A., an international pharmaceutical company strongly committed to the CNS therapeutic area, announced today that the EU Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use recommended that the European Commission approve
12/19/14 - CHMP recommends Approval of XadagoTM (safinamide) to treat Parkinsons disease in the EU
CHMP recommends Approval of XadagoTM. Milan, Italy, December 19, 2014- Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A., a research and development company focused on novel CNS and pain therapies, and its partner Zambon S.p.A., an international pharmaceutical company strongly committed to the CNS therapeutic area, announced today that the EU Committee for Medicinal P
12/19/14 - Cubist Announces FDA Approval of New Antibiotic ZERBAXA? (Ceftolozane/Tazobactam) for Complicated Urinary Tract and Complicated Intra-abdominal Infections
Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved ZERBAXA? for the treatment of adults with complicated urinary tract infections and complicated intra-abdominal infections caused by designated susceptible Gram-negative bacteria. Both trials met the pre-specified primary endpoints agreed upon with the FDA.
12/19/14 - CUMBERLAND PHARMACEUTICALS INC FILES (8-K) Disclosing Other Events
A new formulation of Acetadote Injection was developed by Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. as part of a Phase IV commitment by the Company in response to a request by the Food and Drug Administration to evaluate the reduction of ethylene diamine tetraacetic acid from the product's formulation. The new formulation was listed in the FDA Orange Book
12/19/14 - Curis Reports Dosing of First Patient in Phase 1 Trial of CUDC-907; FUJIFILM Completes Acquisition of Kalon Biotherapeutics
Below is a look at some of the headlines for companies that made news in the healthcare sector on December 18, 2014.{ nfg} Curis, Inc., a drug development company seeking to develop next generation targeted small molecule drug candidates for cancer treatment, today announced that the first patient has been treated in a Phase I clinical study of CUD
12/19/14 - Eli Lilly reaches insulin development deal with Adocia
INDIANAPOLIS Eli Lilly and Co. could pay more than $570 million to French pharmaceutical company Adocia under an agreement to develop a fast-acting insulin that is in the early stages of clinical testing. Lilly said Friday that it will pay $50 million upfront and an additional $280 million and $240 million if the insulin reaches some development
12/19/14 - Enanta Announces U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves AbbVie's VIEKIRA PAK? (Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir Tablets; Dasabuvir Tablets) for the Treatment of Chronic Genotype 1 Hepatitis C Virus
Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a research and development-focused biotechnology company dedicated to creating small molecule drugs primarily in the infectious disease field, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved AbbVie s VIEKIRA PAK? with or without ribavirin for the treatment of genotype 1 patients with chronic hep
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