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Biotech Hot in July Driven by Positive Drug Data and Acquisitions

... offering of over $310 million. Other major biotech movers included: - Targacept closed out ... TC-5214, significantly improved symptoms of major depressive disorder for patients who did not ... helped people lose weight in all three of its major clinical trials. That should clear the way for ...

Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

... of around 10% at constant exchange rates, barring major adverse events (1) Growth in ... items, at constant exchange rates and barring major adverse events 2009 second-quarter ... the prevention of papillomavirus infections (a major cause of cervical cancer), were down 27.4% at ...

Thomson Reuters Announces 2009 Edition of the CMR International Pharmaceutical R&D Factbook

... are slowly increasing to 14 years, though major pharmaceutical companies (those that spent more ... Factbook is based on primary sources covering major pharmaceutical companies which account for ... organization. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and Eagan, Minnesota, ...

China-Biotics, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2009 Financial Results

... number of outlets to 106 in Shanghai and 12 other major cities in China -- Expanded number of bulk ... be able to accept larger purchase orders from major dairy producers and animal feed manufacturers, ... plans to launch 300 Shining brand stores in major cities in China. Currently, China-Biotics is ...

REMERON(R) Now Approved in Japan for the Treatment of Depression in Adult Patients

... (mirtazapine)15 mg Tablets for the treatment of major depressive disorder.(1) The product was developed ... is indicated for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) in adults. ... and young adults in short-term studies of major depressive disorder (MDD) and other psychiatric ...

Study on keeping nuclear bombs from US ports shows misplaced fear over cargo scanning cost

... The authors' research shows that disruptions at major terminals could be significant under CSI. If ... port terminals for inspection could lead to major congestion. The current CSI protocol relies on ... limited throughput. Consequently, there would be major delays associated with attempting to scan more ...

New Report Just Published: World Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market Report

... II-11 Complicated Treatment Protocols: A major Stumbling Block in Patient Compliance II-11 ... 3. Product Overview II-17 Cancer: A major Health Crises in the Modern World II-17 ... Graph/Chart) III-2 Cost of Cancer Drugs - A major Concern in the US III-2 Market Accelerators ...

Global Small Molecule Kinase Inhibitors Market to Reach $16.2 Billion by 2015, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

... continue to remain important drug targets for major pharmaceutical drug developers, especially in the ... drugs in pipeline. Also provided are profiles of major players, and an enumeration of recent ... market is analyzed by sales in US$ billion of major drug brands, such as, Gleevec/Glivec, Tarceva, ...

Global Prescription Drugs Market to Cross $897 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

... towards emerging markets. Patent expiries of major drugs, and subsequent entry of generics that are ... and safety scrutiny are slowing down growth in major markets. On the other hand, improved access to ... drugs by therapeutic class, patent expiries of major drugs, review of pipeline drugs, and M&A ...

deCODE Discovers a Gene Linked to Risk of Kidney Stones and Osteoporosis

... to increased calcium excretion in urine, a major risk factor for kidney stones and also a sign of ... in the genome (SNPs) conferring increased risk of major public health challenges from cardiovascular ... for prostate cancer; deCODE Glaucoma(TM) for a major type of glaucoma; and deCODE BreastCancer, for ...

World Nanomedicine Market to Cross $160 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

... by the presence of several key and niche players. major market participants in the nanomedicine market ... by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., covers major market dynamics, trends, issues, and competition ... reports, and industry reports encompassing all major industries worldwide. Global Industry ...

Pharmaceutical Institute Launches New E-Course Focused on Health Policy

... played by both commercial health plans and the major government insurance programs are explored. ... Reform Options -- For the first time in decades, major health insurance reform is at the top of the ... learning solutions for professionals within all major pharmaceutical company functions including Brand ...

deCODE Genotyping Laboratory Receives College of American Pathologists Accreditation

... genetic risk factors for diseases with a major impact on public health, and in bringing to ... in the genome (SNPs) conferring increased risk of major public health challenges from cardiovascular ... for prostate cancer; deCODE Glaucoma(TM) for a major type of glaucoma; and deCODE BreastCancer, for ...

Campaign to Increase the Awareness and Understanding of Lou Gehrig's Disease Reaches 22 U.S. States

... also become part of a larger effort organized by major League Baseball (MLB) to integrate awareness ... of Lou Gehrig's disease and outlining how major League Baseball could help. major League Baseball's response was immediate and, the ...

deCODE genetics Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... of the year deCODE has extended its list of major gene discoveries. In January, deCODE ... factor for essential tremor, as well as major risk factors for thyroid cancer. deCODE has ... in the genome (SNPs) conferring increased risk of major public health challenges from cardiovascular ...

deCODE and Celera Partner to Expand use of deCODE Risk Markers for Heart Attack, Stroke and Diabetes

... to deCODE's genetic markers for increased risk of major cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, including ... risk of AF(3), a common cardiac arrhythmia and a major cause of cardiogenic stroke. Testing for ... in the genome (SNPs) conferring increased risk of major public health challenges from cardiovascular ...

Pepscan Achieves a Breakthrough With CLIPS Immunogen Technology: Synthetic Peptide Antigen is Able to Induce Fully Functional Antibodies Against a Formerly Intractable GPCR Target CXCR7

... -- Today, Pepscan reports that it has achieved a major scientific breakthrough through the use of ... "We are proud and confident with achieving this major breakthrough!" says Professor Rob H. Meloen, ... by infusion (passive immunization). A major stumbling block for immunization is often ...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes LASIK Expert William Mathers, M.D. of the Casey Vision Correction Center in Portland, Oregon, to Its LASIK Directory

... presented over 110 lectures on his research at major eye meetings in addition to numerous lectures at ... book chapters and books. He is also trusted by major professional eye journals including the American ... for manufacturers and academic appointments at major universities), publications and lectures (to ...

Publication of Shire plc's Annual Report 2008

... Pharmaceuticals product sales are made to major pharmaceutical wholesale distributors as well as ... by fluctuations in the buying patterns of major distributors and other trade buyers. These ... general economic conditions in any of the Group's major markets may also affect the Group's sales, ...

Forward-Thinking Patient Recruitment Company Poised to Create Bridges Between Japanese Clinical R&D Industry and Global Clinical Trial Marketplace

... leaders of clinical trial teams at many of the major Japanese pharmaceutical companies," said Brescia, ... and pharmaceutical development. Several major global pharmaceutical companies are also based in ... studies in more than 60 countries, and in all major therapeutic areas. Staffed by some of the ...

ThromboGenics Announces Business Update and 2008 Full Year Results

... single injection post surgery, could overcome the major drawbacks such as bleeding and the need for ... Corporate highlights major partnering deal: In June 2008, ThromboGenics and ... in patients with back of the eye disease is a major milestone for the Company. Our decision ...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Leading Laser Expert and Inventor Jon Dishler, M.D., to Its Unique LASIK Eye Surgeon Directory for Consumers

... also made over 20 presentations to his peers at major eye meetings and numerous presentations to local ... Luminaries Award presented in appreciation to his major contributions to IntraLase and a Clarity Award In ... surgeons in the United States and has made major contributions to our field through his ...

Further 100 Million Euros Allocated to Netherlands-Based R&D Targeting the Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Disease

... new techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of major diseases - today announced that eight new ... SMEs (Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) and 15 major industrial players. 50% of the funding for these ... In close collaboration with the other major Dutch translational programs in the life sciences ...

Boston LASIK Eye Surgery Expert Dr. Peter Rapoza Joins Select Group of Doctors in Trusted LASIK Surgeons Directory

... correction care. With over 250 lectures at major eye meetings throughout the world, authorship of ... and the publication of over 30 articles for major peer-reviewed eye journals, Dr. Rapoza has the ... for manufacturers and academic appointments at major universities), publications and lectures (to ...

Cord Blood America Restructures Debt; Projects to be Cash Flow Positive

... outstanding debt. "The restructuring is a major step forward for Cord Blood America. With the ... to our shareholders that reducing debt is a major focus in 2009," Mr. Schissler said. "This ... in treating diabetes, heart disease, and other major diseases will dramatically increase the number of ...

Valdoxan(R) Granted Marketing Authorisation for the Treatment of Major Depressive Episodes in Europe

... for the treatment of adult patients with major depressive episodes. "There is still great ... the 33 million people in Europe suffering from major depressive episode. Valdoxan's powerful ... a more complete remission." Valdoxan: a major therapeutic advance in management of depression ...

European Commission Approves EFIENT(R) (prasugrel) for Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Undergoing PCI

... executive officer of Lilly. "This action is a major step forward in giving healthcare professionals ... (clopidogrel) in reducing the risk of suffering major cardiovascular events (combined endpoint of ... of non-coronary artery bypass graft (non-CABG) major bleeding, including fatal bleeding, was higher ...

ThromboGenics and BioInvent Start Phase II Trial of TB-402, a Novel, Long Acting Anticoagulant for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis

... single injection post surgery, could overcome the major drawbacks such as bleeding and the need ... suggests that this novel agent could represent a major advance in anti-coagulant therapy, given our ... in the deep veins of the lower leg. DVT is a major public health issue and it is estimated that in ...

Dr. Lawrence Spivack, a LASIK Eye Surgeon Expert Serving Denver, Colorado, Joins Elite Circle of Surgeons Listed at Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... Spivack has published several articles for major peer-reviewed and non-peer reviewed professional ... of cases of 'diffuse lamellar keratitis' at a major eye meeting, before this unusual complication of ... for manufacturers and academic appointments at major universities), publications and lectures (to ...

Mosquito genes linked to insecticide resistance may be new target in fight against malaria

... in the mosquito Anopheles funestus , one of the major malarial vectors in Africa. The group studied ... resistance in Anopheles gambiae , the other major malaria-carrying mosquito in Africa. "If the ... be effective at overcoming resistance in both major malaria vectors," said Ranson. Furthermore, ...

While Most Companies and Industries Struggled in 2008, LifeModeler, Inc. Used Unique Products to Post Aggressive Business Gains in All Areas

... just basic mobility--is a task that the major device makers take seriously. LMI works with ... He continues to support close relationships with major university biomechanical programs both here and ... help educate and develop the people who will be major contributors to much of the next generation of ...

Baltimore LASIK Surgeon Roy Chuck, MD, PhD of the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins Lists with Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... textbooks, and has published over 90 articles for major peer-reviewed eye journals. In addition, he ... Dr. Chuck has presented at over 100 lectures at major eye meetings throughout the world. His ... for manufacturers and academic appointments at major universities), publications and lectures (to ...

NeuroFocus Names John Polich, World-Renowned Scientist in Brain Function and Cognition, to Head Global NeuroLab Operations

... a world leader in cognitive neurophysiology, is a major step forward for our company and represents an ... Improved ROI Across All Sectors "As major clients experience the demonstrated improvements ... Entertainment category clients include major companies in the broadcast and cable television ...

Introducing deCODEme Cardio(TM) and deCODEme Cancer(TM)

... scans for assessing personal risk of several major cardiovascular diseases and common cancers. ... in the genome (SNPs) conferring increased risk of major public health challenges from cardiovascular ... for prostate cancer; deCODE Glaucoma(TM) for a major type of glaucoma; and deCODE BreastCancer, for ...

USC researchers derive first embryonic stem cells from rats

... 26 issue of the journal Cell . "This is a major development in stem cell research because we know ... long sought by researchers around the world, is a major advance in biomedical science," says Martin Pera, ... knockout rat models," he says. "This will have a major impact on the future of biomedical research." ...

Hawaii LASIK Eye Surgery Expert Dr. John D. Olkowski Qualifies and Lists with Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... Dr. Olkowski has written two articles for major peer-reviewed eye journals as well as many ... reviewed articles and has made 5 presentations at major eye meetings and numerous presentations at local ... for manufacturers and academic appointments at major universities), publications and lectures (to ...

Epitomics Appoints Dr. Zhiqiang An as Chief Scientific Officer

... with customers around the world, including major biotechnology/pharmaceutical companies and ... human antibody therapeutic market starting with major pre-clinical work on multiple targets in 2009. ... promises of biologics by developing RabMAb as a major therapeutic antibody discovery platform. We have ...

Lilly Highlights Transformation Strategy for Wall Street, Reviews Robust Pipeline and Sets 2009 Financial Guidance

... industry, however, continues to face major challenges, and we must act quickly and ... or 6 percent, resulting from volume gains in most major geographic areas. According to rankings published ... Cymbalta continues to gain market share in most major international markets, with additional launches ...

New Initiative Focuses on Water Quality Improvement in the Mississippi River Basin and Gulf of Mexico

... to help advance conservation of the world's major river systems, including the Mississippi. "This ... into management plans designed to conserve major river systems around the world. Monsanto ... at least 10 percent of each of the world's major habitat types -- forests, oceans, rivers and ...

deCODE to Integrate New Genetic Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes Into Its deCODEme(TM) Personal Genome Scan Service

... consortium of scientists from deCODE and major European and US academic institutions of a single ... linked with fasting glucose levels in several major studies involving some 36,000 individuals from ... CEO of deCODE. Type 2 diabetes: A major public health problem T2D is a chronic ...
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