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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00:15 ET Web-Based Technology Improves Pediatric ADHD Care and Patient Outcomes

As cases of ADHD continue to rise among U.S. children, pediatricians at busy community practices are getting a much-needed assist from a web-based...


Jul 25, 2016, 20:56 ET Daratumumab (DARZALEX®) Granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation by U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Use in Combination with Standard of Care Regimens for Patients with Multiple Myeloma

 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted a Breakthrough Therapy Designation to the immunotherapy daratumumab (DARZALEX®)...


Jul 25, 2016, 17:53 ET Howard and Georgeanna Jones Foundation for Reproductive Medicine announces winners of the Abby and Howard Milstein Innovation Award in Reproductive Medicine and the 2016 Project Awards in Reproductive Medicine

 As part of its mission to support vital and innovative research in the field of reproductive medicine, the Howard and Georgeanna Jones...


Jul 25, 2016, 17:34 ET CryoLife Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Second Quarter Highlights: - Revenue Increased 33 Percent Year-over-Year to $47.1 Million; Non-GAAP Revenues Increased Nine Percent...


Jul 25, 2016, 17:16 ET Kristan Weinstein-ANP-BC, Offers Two Nonsurgical Neck Treatments: CoolMini and Kybella

 Kristan Weinstein, ANP-BC and co-owner of Laser Therapy Health & Wellness Center, Inc. announced Monday that she has added Kybella to...


Jul 25, 2016, 17:04 ET AbbVie Receives U.S. FDA Approval of Once-Daily VIEKIRA XR™ (dasabuvir, ombitasvir, paritaprevir and ritonavir) for the Treatment of Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C

 AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a New...


Jul 25, 2016, 16:27 ET Marshall University School of Pharmacy receives approval from national accrediting body

 Marshall University's Doctor of Pharmacy program has been granted full accreditation status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy...


Jul 25, 2016, 16:05 ET Jazz Pharmaceuticals to Report 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results on August 9, 2016

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced that it will report its 2016 second quarter financial results on Tuesday, August 9, 2016,...


Jul 25, 2016, 16:01 ET Cardiome Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Shares

NASDAQ: CRME   TSX: COM VANCOUVER, July 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Cardiome Pharma Corp. ("Cardiome" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CRME /...


Jul 25, 2016, 16:01 ET Express Scripts Announces 2016 Second Quarter Results; Narrows 2016 Full-Year Adjusted Diluted EPS Guidance Range; Raises Mid-Point; Provides 2016 Third Quarter Guidance

Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced 2016 second quarter net income of $720.7 million, or $1.13 per diluted share.  2016...


Jul 25, 2016, 15:38 ET Twins Diagnosed With Ulcerative Colitis Support Research Efforts By The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Of America

 It is said that the bond between twins is unlike any other sibling bond. Twins go through life sharing everything – birthdays, clothing,...


Jul 25, 2016, 14:51 ET Focus On Health Policy And Health Economics

 Important health policy and health economic research findings were reported today at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference...


Jul 25, 2016, 14:31 ET Second Sight anuncia los datos positivos de cinco años del sistema de prótesis de retina Argus II

Los resultados de un estudio publicado en Ophthalmology demuestran la eficacia y mejora sostenida en el rendimiento visual para los pacientes...


Jul 25, 2016, 14:03 ET Clinical Study Shows that Ester-C® Stays in the Body Longer than other Vitamin C

 A new clinical study conducted by NBTY, a leading global wellness company, demonstrated that Ester-C®, a patented form of Vitamin C,...


Jul 25, 2016, 13:32 ET Apollo Medical Holdings Appoints Mihir Shah As Chief Financial Officer

 Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. ("ApolloMed" or "the Company") (OTC: AMEH), an integrated population health management company, today announced...


Jul 25, 2016, 13:19 ET Applications are Now Available for ACMG Foundation/Shire Laboratory Geneticist Fellowship Awards and Clinical Genetics Residency Program

Applications are now being accepted for the ACMG Foundation/Shire Laboratory Geneticist Fellowship Awards and Clinical Genetics Residency Program....


Jul 25, 2016, 12:39 ET ARKRAY USA Launches TechLITE Pen Needles

ARKRAY USA, Inc., a leader in diabetes care products, announced today the launch of TechLITE Pen Needles. Pen needles are used with injection pen...


Jul 25, 2016, 12:21 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (OCUL)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:30 ET Allergan Receives Positive Opinion For Truberzi® (Eluxadoline) For Treatment Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome With Diarrhoea (IBS-D) In Adults

 Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:29 ET Orexo Applauds Historic Signing of Landmark Comprehensive Addiction & Recovery Act

 Orexo US, Inc. applauds the historic signing of the Comprehensive Addiction & Recovery Act of 2016 (CARA), S.524. CARA will play a...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:26 ET U.S. OTC Marketers Vault Ahead of the Competition as a Result of Acquisitions/Consolidation, According to Kline

While the U.S. OTC market is not highly dynamic in terms of growth, its competitive landscape has changed significantly over the past five...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:24 ET Prairie Dog Tech, LLC, Adds New ATP/Surveillance Module to THE OBSERVER™ Mobile App to Help Hospital Staff Embrace Proactive Measures in Cleaning, Maintenance of Endoscopic Devices

 Prairie Dog Tech, LLC (http://www.prairiedogtech.com/) has recently added a powerful new ATP/Surveillance module to its flagship technology...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:10 ET Global Systemic Psoriasis Therapeutics Market 2016-2020 - Advent of Biologics With Novel MOA & Cell-Based Strategies - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Systemic Psoriasis Therapeutics Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. The...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:00 ET Blue Cross Foundation Supports Community Health with $1 Million in Grants

 With $1 million in first-year funding approved on June 14, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation is fueling 13 community...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:00 ET ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Donations Lead To Significant Gene Discovery

 According to a paper published today in Nature Genetics, researchers part of Project MinE's global gene sequencing effort, funded by The ALS...