FDA Approves New 3000 IU Vial Size for Kogenate(R) FS, antihemophilic factor (recombinant)
WAYNE, N.J., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a 3000 IU (international unit) vial
size of Kogenate(R) FS , antihemophilic factor (recombinant). The new vial
size offers greater co...
CSL Behring's Helixate(R) FS Now Available in 2000 IU Vial Size to Improve Patient Convenience, Encourage Compliance
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Behring today
announced that Helixate(R) FS, its advanced recombinant FVIII (rFVIII)
product for the treatment of hemophilia A, is now available in the United
States in a new 2000 IU (international unit) vial
size. For patients
requiring high d...
Dementia induced and blocked in Parkinson's fly model
...re he helped develop in Shaw's lab. For the test, Seugnet placed flies in a vial
with two branches: one lighted branch containing quinine, a bitter-tasting ...to suppress their natural attraction to the light and fly into the darkened vial
instead to avoid the quinine.
Flies with alpha-synuclein in their brains...
PharmaForce Inc. Receives FDA Approval for First Generic of Betamethasone Sodium Phosphate and Betamethasone Acetate Injectable Suspension, USP
PharmaForce's product is manufactured in the USA and is marketed in a 6 mg/mL (3 mg base betamethasone/mL; 3 mg/mL betamethasone acetate), 5mL vial
Shipment of this product has commenced and is available through wholesalers and distributors.
"PharmaForce is proud to be...
Amylin Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
...device for exenatide once weekly that will enable patients to mix and administer the medicine from a pre-filled pen device, instead of the syringe and vial
currently used in clinical trials
Initiated a phase 1/2 clinical study to examine a new exenatide once weekly suspension formulation that elimin...
Bedford Laboratories(TM) to Begin Shipping Ceftriaxone for Injection USP
...ns: Single-dose vials containing either 250mg, 500mg, 1g, or 2g equivalent of ceftriaxone packaged in cartons containing 10 vials and a pharmacy bulk vial
containing the equivalent of 10g ceftriaxone packaged in cartons containing 1 vial.
Prescribing information is available upon request from th...
Caltech chemists say antibody surrogates are just a 'click' away
... and cheaply make such highly stable compounds, which are composed of short chains of amino acids, or peptides. "I actually traveled to Chicago with a vial
of my capture agents as airline carry-on luggage, and came back with it, and the reagent still worked," says Agnew.
The technique makes use of the ...
As Fire Ants Continue to Proliferate, Hospital-Proven Burn Anesthetic Brings Instant Relief for Bites, Stings
...t Stanford University School of Medicine. "It makes perfect sense ... that (it) should be effective for ... insect stings. I intend to carry a spray vial
and use it the next time I am bitten or stung."
Fire Ant Coolant manufacturer Coastal Solutions also originated Jellyfish Squish(TM), which insta...
Hospira Receives FDA Approval for Azithromycin for Injection
... the world leader in generic injectable pharmaceuticals, today announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for a 500 mg vial
of azithromycin for injection in the ADD-Vantage(R) System. The anti-infective medication is a generic version of Pfizer's Zithromax(R) for injection....
Popular Jellyfish Sting Treatment Also Proven Effective on Stings From Portuguese Man-of-War
...non-specific anesthetic agent that is capable of numbing superficial skin no matter what the irritant," Dr. Auerbach said. "I intend to carry a spray vial
and to utilize it the next time I am bitten or stung, which is inevitable."
Since it came on the market in 2008, Jellyfish Squish(TM) has quickly...
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Bayer Announces Leukine(R) Data Presentations at 45th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
Liquid: 500 mcg/mL sterile solution in multi-use vial
Lyophilized powder: 250 mcg in single-use vial
ready for sterile reconstitution
Among its indications, L...
Amylin and Lilly Announce Plans to Develop Pen Device for Exenatide Once Weekly
...n configuration. This design will enable patients to mix and administer exenatide once weekly from a pre-filled pen device, instead of the syringe and vial
currently used in clinical trials. The companies will share the capital and development costs of the pen, including the initial capital investment of ...
Bayer Announces Upcoming Presentations of Campath(R) and Leukine(R) Data at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology
Liquid: 500 mcg/mL sterile solution in multi-use vial
Lyophilized powder: 250 mcg in single-use vial
ready for sterile reconstitution
Leukine has been u...
Isogen Launches Major New Facility to Address Global Biopharma Demand
...ant to take this initiative until
they are certain the candidate drug will receive regulatory approval. Isogen's
Phase I facility will accommodate GMP vial
and syringe filling, ranging in
fill size up to 4,000 units per shift in fully segregated, isolator-based fill
lines in a potent capable facility. Iso...
FDA Approves Rapid-Acting Insulin Apidra(R) for Treatment of Children with Diabetes
... and adolescents
has type 1 diabetes.
Apidra(R) is a rapid-acting insulin that can be administered using an
insulin infusion pump, vial
and syringe, the OptiClik(R) reusable insulin
pen, or intravenously under proper medical supervision in a clinical
setting. Apidra(R) works fast and o...
Journal of Clinical Oncology Publishes Leukine(R) Study Demonstrating Positive Survival Outcomes in Patients with High-Risk Melanoma
... for IV infusion and subcutaneous
-- Liquid: 500 mcg/mL sterile solution in multi-use vial
-- Lyophilized powder: 250 mcg in single-use vial
ready for sterile
Leukine has been used to treat nearly 250,000 cancer patients in the
U.S. since 1991. Among its indications, Leukin...
Study Supports Possible Use of Leukine(R) as a Potential Adjuvant Therapy for High-Risk Melanoma Patients
...- Liquid: 500 mcg/mL sterile solution in multi-use vial
that may be stored for up to 20 days after vial
has been entered -- Lyophilized powder: 250 mcg in single-use vial
ready for sterile reconstitution
Elite Team of Cyclists with Type 1 Diabetes Powers Forward in 2008 Sponsored by Rapid-Acting Insulin Apidra(R)
...al plan, Apidra(R) is proven to help reduce A1C levels in adults
with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Apidra(R) can be administered using an
insulin pump, vial
and syringe, the OptiClik(R) reusable insulin pen or
intravenously under proper medical supervision in a clinical setting.
Apidra(R) is from the mak...
ImaRx Provides Update on TUCSON Phase I/II Clinical Trial in Acute Ischemic Stroke
(12 treated and 6 control) and 17 subjects in Cohort 2 (11 treated and 6
TUCSON Preliminary Results
Cohort 1 evaluated one vial
of MRX-801. There were no unexpected safety
events and there were signs of improved recanalization in treated patients
compared to controls. In clinic...
Sanofi Pasteur Receives FDA Approval of Meningococcal Vaccine for Children
...ay occur. Menactra vaccine is contraindicated in persons with
known hypersensitivity to any component of the vaccine or to latex, which
is used in the vial
stopper. Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) has been
reported in temporal relationship following administration of Menactra
vaccine. Persons previously dia...
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Para 12 Plus Retics 5-Part Differential Control
Description:...t has seven-day open-vial stability, 75-day closed-vial stability and is available in low, normal and high levels. The control is available in a 3.5ml vial
with a pierceable cap for automated sampling. Assay disk available....
Sickle-Chex Hemoglobin S Control
Description:...ex is compatible with Streck SICKLEDEX and other manufacturers' solubility kits. Sickle-Chex is packaged in a 2.5ml plastic squeeze dropper vial. The vial
dispenses an accurate sample volume. No pipeting is required. The product does not require reconstitution prior to use. Sickle-Chex has 100-day open-v...
Para 12 Whole Blood Hematology Control, Three-part Differential
Description:...bility. The open-vial stability is 14 days. Para 12 is available in a 2.5ml vial
or a 4.5ml pierceable cap vial
for instruments that have single closed-vial sampling or continuous closed-...
Para 12 Extend Whole Blood Hematology Control, Three-part Differential
Description:...atron Abacus and Abacus Junior. Para 12 Extend has an open-vial stability of 30 days and a six-month closed-vial stability and is available in a 2.5ml vial
or a 4.5ml pierceable cap vial....
Para 5X Whole Blood Hematology Control, Five-part Differential
Description:...orithms on the systems. The product offers 105-day closed-vial stability and 14-day open-vial stability. Para 5X is packaged in a 3.0ml pierceable cap vial
compatible with closed-tube sampling systems....
STaK-Chex Plus Retics 5-Part Differential Control
Description:...es. This unique product has 14-day open-vial stability and 105-day closed-vial stability, which can be used for three months. The 4.5ml pierceable cap vial
is barcoded and compatible with all instruments. Assay disk available....
Cell-Chex Auto Automated Body Fluid Cell Count Control
Description:... Beckman Coulter LH750/LH 755 (levels 2 and 3 only) and Sysmex XE-2100 instruments. Cell-Chex Auto is a three-level control packaged in a plastic 76mm vial
with a pierceable cap. Cell-Chex Auto has 75-day closed-vial stability and 30-day open-vial stability when stored at 2-10C....
STaK-Chex White Cell Differential Control
Description:...unique product has 14-day open-vial stability, 105-day closed-vial stability and is available in low, normal and high levels. The 4.0ml pierceable cap vial
is compatible with all cassette systems. Barcoded vials and assays assist with daily quality control data collection. Assay disk available....
Myobloc®(Botulinum Toxin Type B) Injectable Solution
Description:...umerous published studies to be safe and effective in treating cervical dystonia. Delivered as a purified, ready-to-use solution, in three convenient vial
sizes, Myobloc offers a simpler way to significantly reduce abnormal head position and neck pain associated with cervical dystonia....
Company:Solstice Neurosciences, Inc.
Medonic 620 Hematology Analyzer Series
Description:...matology instrument series is designed for fast, reliable and accurate patient outcomes with operator ease. On board features include; open and closed vial
sampling modules, bar coding to ensure positive patient identification with the ability to enter calibrator and control values automatically, patented...
Company:CDS (Clinical Diagnostic Solutions, Inc.)
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Brain tweak lets sleep-deprived flies stay sharp
...gnet put them through multiple runs of a maze with two options: one lighted vial
with the bitter-tasting quinine in it and one darkened but quinine-free via...ental capacity in two ways: First, they've got to remember that the lighted vial
is the one that has quinine in it, and then they've got to suppress their n...
Paramecia adapt their swimming to changing gravitational force
...y on its head and see how the creatures respond.
The researchers placed a vial
with pond water and live paramecia inside a high-powered electromagnet at t...netic field than plain water is, so the magnetic field generated inside the vial
"pulls" harder on the water than on the cells. If the field is pulling down...
Highly concentrated botulinum preparation for cosmetic injections can result in severe illness
...licensed or intended for human use.
Clinic staff had diluted a 100-µg vial
of pure neurotoxin with diluent and drew up the resulting solution into syr...he fourth epidemiologically linked case-patient was not available. A 100-µg vial
of toxin taken from the same manufacturer's lot as toxin administered to th...
Parasitic plants sniff out hosts
... and the flowers are very tiny," says Mark C. Mescher, assistant professor of entomology.
First the researchers placed dodder seedlings in a water vial
at the center of a filter paper disk. A tomato plant was placed near the edge of the disk and the dodder plant was allowed to grow and attempt to loc...
Cellular scale drug delivery from the inside out
... the principle, Lin holds a refrigerator magnet up to a liquid-filled glass vial
containing human cervical cancer cells grown in vitro that contain nanosphe...on-oxide particles. The cells slowly migrate and cluster to the side of the vial
next to the magnet.
"By using a powerful magnet, we can first concentrat...
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Baxter to Proceed With Recall of Remaining Heparin Sodium Vial Products
DEERFIELD, Ill., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baxter International
Inc. announced today that the company is proceeding with the voluntary
recall of all remaining lots and doses of its heparin sodium injection
multi-dose, single-dose vials and HEP-LOCK heparin flush products.
New 200 mg Vial for Eloxatin(R) (Oxaliplatin Injection) Offers Greater Convenience and Efficiency of Preparation
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis
U.S. launched today a new 200 mg single-use vial
of its chemotherapy
treatment Eloxatin(R) (oxaliplatin injection) for patients who have
adjuvant stage III colon cancer and advanced colorectal cancer, which is
expected to offe...
Sagent Pharmaceuticals Announces Expansion of Cefazolin Product Line to Include Cefazolin for Injection, USP in 500mg Single-Dose Vial
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a
privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has
launched Cefazolin for injection, USP, an essential antibiotic used to treat
serious infections, in a 500mg single-dose vial.
The 500mg s...
Bedford Laboratories(TM) to Begin Shipping Fluconazole Injection in PVC Flexible Containers
... commitment to providing a broad based portfolio of products," said David Gaugh, Vice President of Bedford Laboratories.
In addition to the glass vial
presentations, Bedford Laboratories will supply Fluconazole injection as a sterile iso-osmotic solution containing 2mg / mL of fluconazole in 0.9% sod...
FDA Approves Apidra(R) SoloSTAR(R) - a Prefilled Disposable Insulin Pen
... in adults and children (4 years and older) with type 1 diabetes and adults with type 2 diabetes. Apidra(R) can be administered using an insulin pump, vial
and syringe, the OptiClik(R) reusable insulin delivery device, the Apidra(R) SoloSTAR(R) prefilled disposable insulin pen or intravenously under prope...
Avantium Launches the Crystalline, a New Parallel System for Crystallization Research
...didates, when only a limited amount of sample is
available. Bench chemists can use in situ analytics, on a milliliter scale:
visualization through the vial
(on-board camera's and particle analysis
software) and real time Raman spectroscopy.
Crystalline is a small volume parallel crystallizer with o...
Health Robotics Announces Results of the European Union-Sponsored SafeChemo Project
used vials, precision of preparation, correct vial
recognition, accuracy of
final-container labeling ...hen you are very busy it is easy to
pick the wrong vial
or bag) but with CytoCare(TM), correct vial
identification and picking is now assured ...
Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces Fiscal 2008 Results
...L-DOS47 -- Signed an agreement with a fill/finish provider to perform vial
packaging of L-DOS47 for clinical testing. -- Signed an agre...cializing in lyophilization (freeze-drying) to develop the L-DOS47 vial
packaging format -- Signed a second, more definitive agreement with o...
MEDRAD Installs First Intego(TM) PET Infusion System
...UPMC with Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) in a multi-dose vial
housed in a
specially-designed Tungsten vial
shield. Use of this innovative system
minimizes th...atically extracts a patient dose from a
and administers the dose, via infusion, directly t...
Prominent Physician Achieves Success Using Topical Sinus Medications via Pulsitile Irrigation
...opical method vs. taking systemic oral antibiotics," states Dr. Grossan. "One important factor here is that the medications come in a sealed vial
-- the patient just pops the top and squeezes out its contents. This is vital for many medications that are unstable and removes the need for preserva...
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Corning Cryo Vial Rack & Tray, PC,Holds 30 Self-Standing Vial In Bath,Non-Sterile from Sigma-Aldrich
Description: General description: self locking design in ice/water bath This CLS number is a new product number, created to easily match Cornings product number. If showing no availability yet, please order under the old Sigma-Aldrich number (Z71,348-1) or contact customer service for assistance. ID clarifier: ...
Corning Resuable Pp Vial Rack, Non-Sterile, 50 Positions, Self Locking Design from Sigma-Aldrich
Description: This CLS number is a new product number, created to easily match Cornings product number. If showing no availability yet, please order under the old Sigma-Aldrich number (Z71,523-9) or contact customer service for assistance. ID clarifier: reusable vial
rack, holds 50 vials...
Corning Cryo Vial Rack, PC, Holds 30 Self-Standing Vials, Non-Sterile from Sigma-Aldrich
Description: This CLS number is a new product number, created to easily match Cornings product number. If showing no availability yet, please order under the old Sigma-Aldrich number (Z71,350-3) or contact customer service for assistance. ID clarifier: rack holds 30 vials ...
Stat-Pack Sputolysin Reagent from Caldon Biotech, Inc.
Description:... Sterile concentration of Dithiothreitol (DTT) solution in phosphate buffer (pH 7.0). Dilute contents in one vial
(10- fold) to 100 ml. For use in liquefying sputum samples....
Company:Caldon Biotech, Inc.
REact 2 Buffer from Invitrogen
Description:...upplied as 10X concentrated solutions. REact Buffer SetConsists of one 1 ml vial
of each of the REact buffers and one 250 microl vial
of 10 mM DTT.REact Buffer SetConsists of four 1 ml vials of REact 1 Buffer ...
RAW 309 Cr.1 Cell Lysate from Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.
Description:...ell lysate provided as Western blotting positive control
should be stored at -20C and repeated freezing and thawing should be minimized
should be boiled once prior to use ...
Company:Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.
beta-Amyloid 1-40 ELISA Kit (SIGNET) from Covance Research Products, Inc
Description:...ted Capture Antibody: 12 x 8-well strips, 3 plastic plate sealers
Wash/Sample Diluent: 300 mL of 2X concentrate
Beta Amyloid 1-40 Standard: 1 vial
10 microg lyophilized peptide
Lyophilized Standard Diluent: 3 mL
Primary Antibody: 150 microL of 50X concentrate
Secondary Antibody-HRP: 3...
Company:Covance Research Products, Inc
EP1 Receptor Blocking Peptide from Cayman Chemical
Description:... Each vial
contains 200 g of lyophilized peptide derived from the human EP1 receptor sequence (C-terminal amino acids 380-402; GLTPSAWEASSLRSSRHSGLSHF. This pe...
Lab Pal Handheld Label Printer from Brady Corporation
Description:...d makes identifying your samples more quick and efficient. Portable/Handheld Easy to use Labels withstand extreme lab conditions Pre-programmed vial
and slide sizes Time/Date stamp Laboratory symbols Affordable-every tech needs one Serialization feature makes you more efficient Banner mod...
Imject Maleimide Conjugation Buffer from Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
Description:...ein, making a complete immunogen. Save timeno need to preactivate the carrier with Sulfo-SMCC • Conjugation can be performed directly in the vial
(because of EDTA in the buffer, gel filtration or dialysis must be performed prior to immunization) • A hapten-carrier conjugate is formed in...
Company:Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.