Medical Pharmaceuticals The most-up-to-date pharmaceutical news stories, including medical, cosmetic, and supplemental treatments. This section contains releases covering all aspects of the pharmaceutical sector, from research, development, and testing, through to product launches and marketing. Topics include clinical trials and studies, as well as updates on the FDA approval process for new treatment options. Learn about upcoming events, conferences, and educational initiatives. Also included is financial and corporate information from the sector, such as board decisions, appointments and changes, industry awards, and quarterly reports.

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02:30 ET PharmaMar : Sylentis présente de nouvelles données sur un nouveau pARNi à usage topique pour le traitement des maladies de la rétine évitant les injections intraoculaires

- Ce nouveau traitement expérimental, basé sur l'interférence ARN, atteint la rétine lorsqu'il est administré sous forme de gouttes...


02:15 ET DSM Updates Market on Strategy 2018

Royal DSM, a global science company active in health, nutrition and materials, today updates investors on its progress on Strategy 2018, "Driving...


02:00 ET Norgine lanza un nuevo documento de debate

Norgine lanza un nuevo documento de debate - Scope for Change: ¿ Cuál es el futuro de los servicios europeos de colonoscopia? Norgine B.V....


02:00 ET Norgine lance un nouveau document d'analyse - Opérer des changements: quel avenir pour les services de coloscopie européens?

Norgine B. V. a annoncé aujourd'hui le lancement d'un nouveau document d'analyse intitulé « Scope for change: what next for European colonoscopy...


02:00 ET Norgine veröffentlich neues Diskussionspapier - Koloskopie im Wandel: Ein Ausblick für Europa

Norgine B.V. hat heute die Veröffentlichung eines neuen Diskussionspapiers "Scope for change: what next for European colonoscopy services?"...


Sep 24, 2017, 18:15 ET Immune response prognostic for prostate cancer survival, recurrence and response to radiation therapy

A new study finds that immune response in prostate cancer may be able to forecast how patients will respond to radiation therapy, as well as their...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:15 ET Distress associated with missed appointments and hospital admission during cancer treatment

Psychological distress has long been associated with negative health outcomes for cancer patients, though specific reasons remain unclear. A new...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:15 ET Study at urban cancer center finds 75 percent of its depressed patients were previously undiagnosed

A new study of patients at an urban cancer center points to a potentially serious problem that may limit the impact of clinical cancer...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Long-term survival rates more than double previous estimates for locally advanced lung cancer

Long-term results of a phase III clinical trial indicate that survival rates for patients receiving chemoradiation for unresectable, locally...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Adding radiation to chemotherapy may dramatically improve survival for advanced-stage NSCLC patients

Combining radiation therapy with chemotherapy for patients with limited metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) may curb disease progression...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Biomarker blood test predicts survival following localized lung cancer treatment

A new study demonstrates that a blood test to detect cancer may predict treatment outcomes for patients with localized non-small cell lung cancer...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:00 ET International trial confirms safety, effectiveness of high-dose brachytherapy plus pelvic radiation for cervical cancer

Findings from a new multicenter, international clinical trial confirm the effectiveness of high-dose brachytherapy, or internal radiation therapy,...


Sep 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Radiation-immunotherapy combination can slow tumor growth for some patients with metastatic late-stage cancer

A new study involving patients with stage IV cancer finds that treatment with radiation therapy and immunotherapy can halt the growth of tumors by...


Sep 24, 2017, 02:00 ET Edwards Announces Key Events For PCR London Valves 2017

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care...


Sep 23, 2017, 20:15 ET Qfix® Launches New Radiotherapy Positioning Technology for the More Precise Treatment of Breast Cancer

Today, Qfix announced the release of the first-in-its-class kVue™ Access 360™ G2 and Access™ Prone G2 positioning devices that promise to improve...


Sep 23, 2017, 11:22 ET Elekta and IBA Enter an MOU Regarding a Comprehensive Partnership Including Joint Software Development and Sales to Advance Proton Therapy Treatments

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and Ion Beam Applications (IBA) announced today that they have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to agree to work...


Sep 22, 2017, 22:50 ET DR. REDDY'S SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. - (RDY)

ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors that they have until October 24, 2017 to file lead plaintiff applications in...


Sep 22, 2017, 22:50 ET TEVA PHARMACEUTICAL SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited - (TEVA)

ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors that they have until October 23, 2017 to file lead plaintiff applications in...


Sep 22, 2017, 21:50 ET Medical Marijuana, Inc. Portfolio Company KannaLife Sciences Announces Nick Lowery as New Spokesperson

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) portfolio company, Kannalife Sciences, Inc., a pharmaceutical and phyto-medical company, announced today that...


Sep 22, 2017, 19:06 ET Quest Diagnostics Responds to Proposed PAMA 2018 Medicare Payment Rates for Clinical Laboratory Tests

Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, responded today to the Centers for Medicare and...


Sep 22, 2017, 18:15 ET Qfix® Announces the Launch of RapidHeat™ Hot Air Oven

Today Qfix (www.Qfix.com) launched the RapidHeat Hot Air Oven. RapidHeat quickly reaches working temperatures and provides an easy to use method to...


Sep 22, 2017, 18:15 ET Qfix® Announces Release of New SDX™ 3.0 Respiratory Gating System Platform

Today, Qfix (www.Qfix.com) announces the release of DYN'R's new SDX 3.0 Respiratory Gating Platform for optimization of breathing to manage...


Sep 22, 2017, 17:28 ET Criminal and civil actions filed against Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Today, Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc. agreed to plead guilty in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts to two...


Sep 22, 2017, 17:20 ET AANP President urges Senate to Ensure Health Care Legislation Upholds Patient Protections, Coverage for Pre-existing Conditions

The following statement is being issued by AANP President Joyce Knestrick, PhD, C-FNP, FAANP: "As the Senate moves closer to action on health...


Sep 22, 2017, 16:53 ET Amgen Foundation Pledges Up To $5 Million To Hurricane Maria Relief Efforts

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the Amgen Foundation has pledged $3 million to support urgent Hurricane Maria relief efforts in Puerto...