PharmatrophiX, Initially Funded by the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation, Announces Exclusive Global Collaboration with Elan
Promise of revolutionary orally-administered drugs to combat Alzheimer's began journey 8 years ago
"Finding a needle in a haystack - 4 molecules out of a million"
NEW YORK, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New therapeutics funded by the Alzheimer's Dr...
AEterna Zentaris to Present at Upcoming Canaccord Adams 29th Annual Global Growth Conference
QUEBEC CITY, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AEterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS , TSX: AEZ), a global
biopharmaceutical company focused on endocrine therapy and oncology, today announced that its President and CEO, Juergen Engel, Ph.D., will present a corporate overview at the upcoming Canaccor...
Orexigen(R) Therapeutics to Speak at Canaccord Adams Global Growth Conference
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Orexigen(R) Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, today announced that the Company will be speaking at the 29th Annual Canaccord Adams Global
Growth Conference. The details are as fol...
VIVUS to Present at the Canaccord Adams 29th Annual Global Growth Conference
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIVUS, Inc. (Nasdaq: VVUS ), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of novel therapeutic products, today announced that Timothy Morris, chief financial officer, will present an overview of the ...
Optimer Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Canaccord Adams 29th Annual Global Growth Conference
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR ) is scheduled to present at the Canaccord Adams 29th Annual Global
Growth Conference at the Intercontinental Hotel in Boston on August 13, 2009, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
KTA Capital Advises SpringTree Global Investors on an AU$25.5 Million Investment in Prima BioMed Ltd
SpringTree Special Opportunities Fund, LP ("SpringTree") announced today its AU$25,500,000 investment in Prima BioMed Ltd (ASX:PRR), an Australian Securities Exchange-listed oncology biotechnology company. KTA Capital acted as the exclusive financial advisor to SpringTree's general part...
TorreyPines Receives Notice of Delisting from Nasdaq Global Market
LA JOLLA, Calif., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: TPTX ) announced today that it had received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Staff of The Nasdaq Stock Market notifying the Company that it did not comply with the minimum $10,000,000 stockholders...
Health Robotics Expands and Diversifies Global Channel Strategies With Joint-Ventures & Direct Operations
BOZEN, Italy, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced
that it has decided to complement its successful indirect channel strategies
with direct investments in local infrastructure at a few territories where a
couple of Health Robotics' distributors have been negatively affected ...
Stem Cell Cord Blood 'Banking' Is Huge Global Business for Hospitals, Says CEO of Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Inc.
SAN DIEGO, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- David Koos, Chairman and CEO of San Diego-based Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BMSN), today said that he believes that stem cell cord blood banking is a "huge business opportunity for hospitals worldwide." The Bio-Matrix CEO stat...
Covance Appoints Dr. Steven M. Michael as Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of Global Bioanalytical Services
PRINCETON, N.J., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Covance Inc. today announced that Steven M. Michael, Ph.D. has joined the company as vice president and chief scientific officer of global
bioanalytical services. With 15 years of pharmaceutical industry experience, including bioanalytical...
Global Small Molecule Kinase Inhibitors Market to Reach $16.2 Billion by 2015, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global
report on Small Molecule Kinase Inhibitors market. World market for small molecule kinase inhibitor drugs is projected to reach $16.2 billion by the year 2015. This is primarily driven by the rising interest over the potential of kinase inhibito...
Global Prescription Drugs Market to Cross $897 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global
report on Prescription Drugs market. The global
prescription drugs market is witnessing a significant deceleration in growth. Key factors slowing down growth in the global
prescription drugs market include economic downturn, increasing number of...
BioStorage Technologies, Inc., Appoints Jeff Goddard to Global Head of Sales
INDIANAPOLIS, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- BioStorage Technologies, Inc. (BST), a worldwide provider of long- and short-term storage of biomaterials, sample management and cold chain logistics, announces the appointment of Jeff Goddard to global
head of sales.
Goddard joins BST with nearly 15 year...
Mylan Announces Strategic Collaboration with Biocon to Enter the Global Generic Biologics Market
PITTSBURGH, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL ) today announced that it has executed a definitive agreement with Biocon Limited, a publicly traded company on the Indian stock exchanges, for an exclusive collaboration on the development, manufacturing, supply and commercia...
deCODE Reinstated to Nasdaq Global Market
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- deCODE genetics
(Nasdaq: DCGN ) today announced that it has received notice from the the Nasdaq
Hearing and Listing Review Council that the listing of the company's common
stock will be reinstated to the Nasdaq Global
Market effective from...
BIO Ventures for Global Health Announces Management Changes
Christopher D. Earl Resigning as CEO
Board member Melinda Moree named interim leader
WASHINGTON, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BIO Ventures for Global
Health (BVGH) today announced that Christopher D. Earl, Ph.D., will resign from BVGH, effective July 9, 2009. Melinda Moree, Ph.D., ...
World Nanomedicine Market to Cross $160 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global
report on Nanomedicine markets. The global
Nanomedicine market continues to register robust growth largely fueled by unique properties of nanoparticles that provide novel and improved advantages, introduction of novel products, healthy rise in f...
Galichia Heart Hospital Partners with Mobile Surgery International to Develop Wichita-based Center of Excellence with Global Convenience(TM)
Partnership will offer expanded access to choice, quality and cost-efficiency for patients and payers
WICHITA, Kan. and AVENTURA, Fla., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Galichia Heart Hospital and Mobile Surgery International (MSI) have reached an agreement for Galichia to host MSI-coordinated, highly...
Sugarcane as a Key Element Against Global Warming to be Highlighted at Green Week in Brussels
SAO PAULO, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- What does sugarcane have to do with
Global Warming? Everything, when you consider Brazil's highly successful,
30-year experience with sugarcane as a feedstock for ethanol. In place since
the mid-70s, the largest program in the world to replace a fossil fuel w...
BD and FIND Achieve Milestone in Global Battle Against MDR-TB
Price reductions for liquid culture tests will accelerate access to improved TB diagnostics
SEATTLE, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company; NYSE: BDX ), a leading global
medical technology company, and FIND (Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics), a Swiss f...
Springborn Deploys eStudy(TM) Hosted Solution for Management of Global Environmental Testing
CARY, N.C., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- iAdvantage Software, Inc. , a leading provider of enterprise-wide solutions for managing development and pre-clinical life science studies, today announced that Springborn , a full-service Contract Research Organization, headquartered in Wareham, Massach...
PharmaNet Development Group Clinical Research Experts to Present at Global Professional Meetings in June
PRINCETON, N.J., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaNet Development Group, Inc., a leading provider of clinical development services to innovative pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device companies, today announced its participation at several international professional meetings d...
Amylin Pharmaceuticals to Present at Goldman Sachs Annual Global Health Care Conference
SAN DIEGO, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN ) will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs Annual Global
Health Care Conference on Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at 10:45 a.m. ET / 7:45 a.m. PT in New York. Daniel M. Bradbury, president and chief executive officer...
DuPont Innovation Addressing Major Global Market Trends
CEO Ellen Kullman Updates Investors on Growth Opportunities in Increasing Food Productivity, Decreasing Dependence on Fossil Fuels, Protecting Lives, Growing in Emerging Markets
NEW YORK, May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD ) is well-positioned for growth opportunities with in...
Call for papers for Pira International's Global Crop Protection Summit 2009
Pira International is inviting abstracts from parties interested in presenting at the Global
Crop Protection Summit and exposition on 15-17th September at The George Hotel in Edinburgh, Scotland.
London, UK (PRWeb UK) - Pira International and partner CCM International...
Premier Research Names Hal Ward, R.Ph., PharmD as Executive Director, Global Pharmacovigilance
PHILADELPHIA, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Research Group Limited, the international pharmaceutical services company, announces the appointment of Hal Ward, R.Ph., PharmD as Executive Director, Global
Pharmacovigilance. In this position, he will lead the global
pharmacovigilance team ensuring th...
Pfizer Global R&D Presents 2008 Top Intermediates CMO Award to Asymchem
May 1, 2009 in Groton , Connecticut
MORRISVILLE, N.C., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Asymchem Laboratories, Inc., a leading research-based contract manufacturer of APIs, intermediates and Drug Products to the pharmaceutical industry, with sites in the U.S. and China, is pleased to announce the...
Victoria Forges Global Alliance with Dow AgroSciences for Crop Innovation
ATLANTA, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Victoria has forged a global
alliance with Dow AgroSciences for crop innovation, Minister for Innovation of Victoria Gavin Jennings announced today at BIO2009 in Atlanta.
The research partnership will see Victoria strengthen its position as a leader in ag...
Schering-Plough Announces Changes to its Global Collaboration with Novartis to Develop Combination Therapies for Asthma and COPD
Schering-Plough Assumes Exclusive Worldwide Marketing Rights for Mometasone Furoate/Formoterol Combination for Asthma and COPD
KENILWORTH, N.J., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP ) today announced changes to its global
collaboration with Novartis for th...
Paragon Bioservices, Inc. Wins 2009 Lilly Global Supplier Award
BALTIMORE, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Bioservices, Inc., a contract research and manufacturing organization (CRO/CMO), has been awarded the coveted 2009 Lilly Global
Supplier Award for exceptional performance in support of Lilly's strategic objectives.
"It is a great honor to be recognize...
A Global View: NanoLogix Creates Science Advisory Board
HUBBARD, Ohio, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NanoLogix, Inc. (Pink Sheets: NNLX) is pleased to announce the creation of its Science Advisory Board to help evaluate and target research and development efforts for products. The new advisory board provides the company with a vastly expanded scope...
Sangamo BioSciences Receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant for Innovative Global Health Research
RICHMOND, Calif., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGMO ), the world leader in the research and development of zinc finger DNA-binding proteins (ZFPs), announced today that it has received a US$100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations grant from the Bill & Me...
The Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) Market: A Frost & Sullivan Briefing on Changing Dynamics
LONDON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Group at Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce its 2009 Quarterly Analyst Briefing Presentation on the Global
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) Market to be held on Wednesday, 6th May 2009, at 3 p.m. GMT.
Resonant Medical Expands Sales Organization with Appointment of Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing
MONTREAL, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Resonant Medical, an innovator in 3D ultrasound image-guided adaptive radiotherapy products, today announced the appointment of Stephen Whisenhunt to the position of Vice President of Global
Sales and Marketing. Whisenhunt will lead the Company's growing global
Matt Bars, a Global Expert in Smoking Cessation, Joins Next Safety as Chairman
Next Safety, Inc. has developed the most effective pulmonary nicotine delivery device to help people quit smoking
JEFFERSON, N.C., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Matthew P. Bars, MS, CTTS, has joined Next Safety, Inc. (NSI) as chairman. In his smoking cessation work, he has appeared on the NBC Toda...
Akaza Research to Present OpenClinica at ACRP Global Conference & Exhibition
Akaza Research will be conducting a presentation and exhibiting OpenClinica at the 2009 ACRP Global
Conference & Exhibition, April 24-28 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO.
Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 23, 2009 -- The 2009 Global
Conference & Exhibition...
Bayer CropScience Donates $1.1 Million to United Fresh Research & Education Foundation to Create the Center for Global Produce Sustainability
Collaboration demonstrates company's commitment to sustainability
LAS VEGAS, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer CropScience LP believes strongly in its commitment to protecting tomorrow today through its sustainability efforts. Today, John Smith, director of the Horticulture Region for Bayer Crop...
Setting the Benchmark for Winery Tasting Room Research: An Emerging Region Gets a Global Perspective
VINELAND, ON, April 22 /PRNewswire/ - Do winery tasting rooms really help generate sales for wineries? According to researchers at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre almost half of winery tasting room visitors purchase the winery's brand within three months of their visit.
TechConnect Summit Brings the Global Technology Community to Houston, May 4-6, 2009
Fortune 500 Corporations, Universities, and Young Companies will Present at the Largest Marketplace for Emerging Technologies in the US
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- NSTI and CTSI today announced that more than 100 leading companies looking for research & development, funding...
DuPont Leader: Agriculture is Up to Global Productivity Challenge Global
Science, Scale and Talent Required to Meet Growing Demand
Arlington, Va. (PRWEB) April 16, 2009 -- Science will enable farmers to produce enough grain to meet the growing demand for food, biofuels and materials if public and private agriculture enterprises, regul...