Ambiguity In Patent Laws May Defer New Drug Launches
Indian Government has refused to grant product patent for Glivec, the cancer drug from Novartis AG, the Swiss pharma giant. As a result Novartis may not be able to conduct// their drug research here in India. Singapore and China are the countries where Novartis conducts its research now.
NHP Reports 2009 Second Quarter Results
...he management of the 32 facilities under these leases. The lease terms were modified to (i) convert the annual Base Rent escalator to a fixed 3%, (ii) defer
payment of the Supplemental Rent through December 31, 2011, (iii) tighten restrictions on distributions until such time as Hearthstone achieves and su...
President Obama Presented With Startling Book 'The Art of Conscious Parenting' by the American Foundation for Conscious Parenting
...abling a regeneration of the American family.
It is believed by many scientists and thinkers that the methods presented in this book will help defer
the cost of putting unthinkably expensive bandages on national health problems. In its place it will help people use simple low-tech solutions that pr...
Immucor Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter Results
...on to the FDA action and the subsequent impact on the business; lower than expected demand for the Company's instruments; the decision of customers to defer
capital spending; the unexpected change in the mix of instruments being purchased instead of acquired through other means, which could significantly c...
Schwarzenegger Administration Sued for Allowing Health Insurance Companies to Deny Autism Care
...d on the basis of whether it is medically necessary and effective, the grievance system is conducted by DMHC staff, who are not doctors and who simply defer
to the insurers' determination of whether the claim is even covered by their health care policies.
"Health insurers want to re-write the law to ...
Consumer Watchdog to Congress: Put Patients' Bill of Rights Back on the Table
...ive. State-of-the-art prosthetic devices are routinely denied as not "medically necessary." The lack of financial consequences for HMOs that refuse to defer
to doctors encourages these practices.
Balance billing and Network Restrictions . Many Americans have been surprised to receive a bill from ...
Immucor Announces Fiscal Year 2010 Guidance
... any forward-looking statement include, but are not limited to: lower than expected demand for the Company's instruments; the decision of customers to defer
capital spending; the unexpected change in the mix of instruments being purchased instead of acquired through other means, which could significantly i...
ALL: Boston Archdiocese Reportedly on Track for Abortion Referring Venture
At least one diocese may be willing to cut a deal with the devil, says American Life League.
In March the archdiocese announced it would defer
the decision to go forward with the plan to the National Catholic Bioethics Center. While no decision has been announced by the NCBC, the Catholic Act...
Senate Introduces Legislation to Increase Access to Physical Therapist Services
... therapists for an evaluation, while 44 states and DC allow access to some form of physical therapy treatment without referral. This legislation would defer
to the state law on access regarding physical therapy.
"As we work to move health care toward a system that improves quality and value, physical...
BELLUS Health reports results for first quarter of fiscal 2009
...in Laval, Quebec, has agreed, as a condition precedent to the financing, to defer
certain rental payments and to accept payment of the deferred rent in cash ...l have the right to terminate the lease (the First Termination Option)), to defer
BELLUS Health' base rent by CDN$166,667 per month (the Deferred Rent). In t...
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Saving energy and the environment with Flywheels
...in subway rail stations to accelerate one train with the braking energy recovered from another. Doing so will not only save energy but can be used to defer
or eliminate the costs of adding utility substations as rail service grows."
New book tutors future presidents and public on science behind the headlines
...d the dangers of nuclear weapons. With book in hand, candidates and presidents will be able to publicly explain and defend their decisions rather than defer
to their science advisors.
"It's hard to think of an issue these days that doesn't have a science or high tech angle to it," said Muller, a profess...
Fat: Its not what you think!
...ience. Yet, because of the methods for issuing recommendations and warnings, namely, through a voting consensus in which most members of the committee defer
to the knowledge of others, the Association continues to warn against the consumption of fats. Furthermore, food and drug companies have jumped on the...
Human clones: New U.N. analysis lays out world's choices
...y argued, for instance, that reproduction should occur by chance and through natural selection. This argument may be based upon religious lines, which defer
to a supernatural or higher power for choice, or to natural selection and the importance of ensuring continued human diversity.
More convincing fo...
AIDS study challenges conventional treatment guidelines for HIV patients
... as HAART, is credited with saving millions of lives. However, potent side effects and issues of drug resistance, often cause doctors and patients to defer
starting the medications, until it becomes medically necessary.
In addition to the clinical ramifications, the findings suggest that HIV-associa...
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SCOLR Pharma, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...on for the six months ended June 30, 2009, compared to $2.1 million for the same period in 2008. These decreases were primarily due to our decision to defer
development activities on certain projects pending additional funding and a reduction in personnel related expenses due to personnel reductions. These...
NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
... costs. During the second quarter of 2009, NeurogesX conducted the FDA-requested Study C123 in support of the NDA for Qutenza in PHN, but continued to defer
non-clinical and clinical expenses for all other development programs in order to focus on activities related to regulatory reviews in the United Stat...
Cardium's InnerCool Announces New Tissue-Specific UroCool(TM) System for Use in Prostate Surgeries
...nd erectile function following prostate surgery. These side
effects of prostate surgery are serious, profound and frequent, and all too
often patients defer
proper surgical treatment because of these
quality-of-life issues, underscoring the importance of new therapeutic
"We are continuing to...
Volcano Corporation Announces Launch of PrimeWire(TM) Pressure Guidewire and s5-FFR Option for Existing Fleet of s5 IVUS Consoles
... time to the multi-vessel PCI
is a landmark study demonstrating that patients wi...ho underwent PCI for
similar intermediate lesions. defer
outlines a revascularization strategy
for angiogra... recognized the five-year
follow-up results of the defer
trial as one of the studies with the
Human Genome Sciences Announces Process Development and Manufacturing Alliance With Hospira
... securing access to HGS'
leading-edge technology in late-stage process development and large-scale
biopharmaceutical manufacturing capability, we also defer
need to invest in additional Hospira facilities for the manufacture of
these biologic products."
In addition to the agreement with Hos...
HIPAA Privacy Rule Impedes Biomedical Research
...search due to the burdensome HIPAA requirements,
according to the report.
The AAHC recommendations include: (1) the HIPAA Privacy Rule be revised
to the existing and well-established Common Rule -- the existing
federal policy for the protection of human subjects; (2) the U.S.
Department of Healt...
Immucor Announces Fiscal Year 2009 Revenue and Earnings Guidance
...ld cause actual results to differ materially
from those expressed in any forward-looking statement include the
following: the decision of customers to defer
capital spending; the
inability of customers to efficiently integrate our instruments into their
blood banking operations; increased competition in th...
Sinovac Requests Extension for Annual Shareholders Meeting
... of vaccines in China, today announced that it has
notified the Listing Qualifications Department at the American Stock
Exchange that the Company will defer
its 2007 annual stockholders meeting
to no later than April 30, 2008.
The Company originally scheduled its 2007 annual stockholders meeting
Interventional Cardiologists Nico Pijls, Bernard De Bruyne to Discuss Benefits of Measuring Coronary Pressure in Improving Multivessel PCI at ESC Congress 2007
...nter Aalst in Aalst, Belgium, will explore the "Diagnosis
And Treatment Of Multivessel Disease: All In One." Both physicians were
investigators in the defer
study, which evaluated the appropriateness of
stenting a coronary stenosis (abnormal narrowing) that appears to be
angiographically significant but is...
Advanced Life Sciences to Hit the Road For $30 Million in Funding
...ys he looks for a financial return over the long term and is willing to ride out a risk in the short and medium terms. For companies that dont want to defer
a pot at the end of a rainbow to the end of the process, he says firms can receive royalties up front or milestone payments along the way from partner...