Medical/Pharmaceuticals

Menarini Silicon Biosystems Launches VRNxT Volume Reduction Instrument

BOLOGNA, Italy and HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Menarini Silicon Biosystems, the pioneer of liquid biopsy and rare cell technologies, announced that it will launch the new VRNxT(TM), a volume reduction instrument optimized to remove manual sample volume reduction steps i...

2019-07-17 08:15

AirXpanders® Announces Reduction in Force and Plan to Cease Operations

SAN JOSE, California, July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AirXpanders, Inc. (ASX: AXP), a medical device company focused on the design, manufacture, sale and distribution of the AeroForm® Tissue Expander System, today announced that the Company has reduced its workforce and plans to cease operations. ...

2019-07-17 07:17 131

Exact Imaging Commended by Frost & Sullivan for ExactVu™, its Micro-Ultrasound System for Targeted Prostate Biopsies

ExactVu™ provides urologists with a highly practical solution for real-time diagnostic imaging, visualization, and targeting of prostate biopsies LONDON, July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the global prostate cancer diagnostic imaging market, Frost & Sullivan recognises...

2019-07-17 02:53 183

The Menarini Group Celebrates the Champions of Fair Play

FLORENCE, Italy, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Two days dedicated to sport and the greater values of Fair Play. Last July the city ofFlorence hosted the XXIII^ edition of the International Fair Play Menarini Award: the annual event which celebrates those sporting champions who have stood out in t...

2019-07-16 15:00 314

Merck's Embracing Carers™ Launches 'Time Counts' to Raise 1 Million Minutes of Support for Carers

DARMSTADT, Germany, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that its Embracing Carers™ initiative has launched 'Time Counts,' a social media-led video series asking friends and families of carers to collectively give 1 million minutes of thei...

2019-07-16 15:00 299

Cipla EU and Jiangsu Acebright Enter Into Joint Venture

MUMBAI & JIANGSU, China, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cipla (EU) Limited, ("Cipla EU"), a U.K.-based wholly-owned subsidiary of the leading global pharmaceutical company Cipla Limited (BSE: 500087) (NSE: CIPLA EQ) (hereafter referred to as "Cipla") and Jiangsu Acebright Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd....

2019-07-16 11:22 1021

Advances In The Global Search For Blood Markers For Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

FROM THE ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2019 LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Significant advances in the global search for blood test technologies for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias were reported at theAlzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) ...

2019-07-16 00:30 534

Remote Patient Monitoring to Radically Transform Healthcare Services Using IoT and Big Data

Data-based solutions like predictive technologies to aid in the provision of a holistic service, finds Frost & Sullivan LONDON, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- New-age concepts such as the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Big Data analytics are opening up new ca...

2019-07-15 22:54 533

AirXpanders® Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for a Smooth Shell Version of the AeroForm® Tissue Expander System

SAN JOSE, California, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AirXpanders, Inc. (ASX: AXP), a medical device company focused on the design, manufacture, sale and distribution of the AeroForm® Tissue Expander System, today announced that the company has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k...

2019-07-15 09:17 497

Lifestyle Interventions Provide Maximum Memory Benefit When Combined; And May Offset Elevated Alzheimer's Risk Due To Genetics, Pollution

FROM THE ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2019 LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- New research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles suggests healthy lifestyle choices — including healthy diet, exercise, and cognitive ...

2019-07-15 08:33 523

Yuyu Pharma held the campaign for enhancing corporate transparency

SEOUL, South Korea, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Yuyu Pharma, a Korean pharmaceutical company celebrated its third year of implementing Yuyu's compliance management system by inviting senior management to its "Self-Compliance Day" workshop.

2019-07-11 16:43 1221

Gilead Sciences to Establish Its Western China Operation Center in Chengdu Hi-tech Zone

CHENGDU, China, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 10th, Chengdu Hi-tech Zone and Gilead Sciences inked a strategic cooperation agreement on the Gilead Sciences Western China Operation Center project, which marked the official registration of its westernChina operation center in Chengdu Hi-tec...

2019-07-11 12:23 1170

MacroGenics and I-Mab Announce Exclusive Collaboration and License Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Enoblituzumab in Greater China

ROCKVILLE, Md. and SHANGHAI, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MacroGenics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGNX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing innovative monoclonal antibody-based therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, and I-Mab Biopharma (I-Mab), aChina and U.S....

2019-07-11 04:01 1212

SI Group Announces Focused Sale Of Industrial Resin Business to ASK Chemicals

SCHENECTADY, New York, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SI Group, a leading global developer and manufacturer of performance additives, process solutions, pharmaceuticals and chemical intermediates, announced today an agreement to sell the majority of its global industrial resin businesses and its B...

2019-07-10 22:00 1333

VolitionRx Limited Awarded an Additional $1.4 Million in Non-Dilutive Funding

AUSTIN, Texas, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- VolitionRx Limited (NYSE AMERICAN: VNRX) ("Volition") today announced that it has been awarded additional non-dilutive funding in the form of a non-repayable cash grant totaling approximately$1.4 million from the Walloon Region, Belgium.  To date, Agen...

2019-07-10 20:30 5873

Spectrum Therapeutics partners with Canadian Mental Health Association's Not Myself Today® initiative

SMITHS FALLS, Ontario and TORONTO, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Therapeutics ("Spectrum"), the medical division of Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) (the "Company" or "Canopy Growth") is pleased to announce a partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association ("CMHA...

2019-07-10 20:00 5951

iSTAR Medical's MINIject shows consistent results at 18-month follow-up in first-in-human trial (STAR-I)

WAVRE, Belgium, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- iSTAR Medical SA, a private medical device company developing novel ophthalmic implants for the treatment of glaucoma, today announced consistent 18-month results of the first-in-human, micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) STAR-I trial for the MINIj...

2019-07-10 19:44 1161

Healthcare Startup One BioMed closes US$5M Series A Funding Round

SINGAPORE, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- One BioMed Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based medical diagnostics company, announced today that it has closed aUS$5 million Series A financing round, led bySingapore-based Biopath Ventures and US-based ARCH Venture Partners, with Enterprise Singapore's investment ...

2019-07-10 19:12 2242

Hummingbird Bioscience Closes Extended Series A Financing To Advance Clinical Pipeline

SINGAPORE, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hummingbird Bioscience, a Singapore founded biotech company focused on the discovery and development of novel antibody-based therapeutics, today announced the successful completion of an extended Series A financing round. The round was led by Heritas Capit...

2019-07-10 15:09 1321

Belgian Meat Office: African Swine Fever: How Belgium Successfully Keeps Its Pork Virus-Free

Belgium deals well with the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in September 2018. That is the conclusion of European ASF experts. Belgium succeeds in keeping domestic pigs and captive wild pigs free of ASF contamination -- thus keepingall its pork virus-free and suitable for consumption and ex...

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