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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Apr 28, 2016, 16:00 ET Sophiris Bio to Present at Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference

 Sophiris Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: SPHS) (the "Company" or "Sophiris"), a biopharmaceutical company developing topsalysin (PRX302) for the treatment...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:47 ET Karmanos Cancer Institute's 34th Annual Dinner gala raises more than $2.4 million to benefit cancer research

More than 600 guests were given the "red carpet" treatment when they attended the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's 34th Annual Dinner...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:38 ET Shaklee® Announces Astronauts, Aviators and American Heroes Captain Mark Kelly and Captain Scott Kelly as Keynote Speakers at "Shaklee Live" in Orlando, Florida

Shaklee®, a leading global health and wellness direct selling company, announces today that astronauts, aviators and American heroes Captain...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:37 ET AFGE: Meet the Controversial Congressional Commission Working to Sell Out Veterans' Health Care

 After more than a decade of inadequate funding and staffing, the VA hospital system erupted in scandal two years ago when reports of secret...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:33 ET Academy Of Nutrition And Dietetics Announces May As Research Month

 The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has launched Research Month to take place every May. The initiative and its annual theme, Research...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:07 ET Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Started the Nation's First System-Wide Comprehensive Newborn Screening Program

A quick cheek swab now detects the presence of congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, the most common congenital virus infection in...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:00 ET Rego Medical Consultants Helps Enhance Quality of Life for Healthcare Professionals

Rego Medical Consultants helps enhance the quality of life for healthcare professional through lowering workloads, minimizing stress levels, and...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:46 ET Strekin AG anuncia el lanzamiento de un estudio clínico de fase 2 de STR001 para la pérdida auditiva

-La reciente compañía de ciencias de la vida Strekin AG anuncia el lanzamiento de un estudio clínico de fase 2 de STR001 como un...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:33 ET Therabron Therapeutics Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for rhCC10 for the Prevention of Chronic Lung Disease Related to Premature Birth

 Therabron Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company dedicated to advancing a new standard in respiratory care, announced...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:21 ET Research and Markets - 2016 Africa Healthcare Industry Outlook with Cipla, Johnson & Johnson & Merck at the Forefront

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2016 Africa Healthcare Industry Outlook" report to their...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:19 ET Global Hypertension Drugs Market 2016-2020 - Growing Older Population / Patent Expiries of Major Drugs / Increase in Awareness - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Hypertension Drugs Market 2016-2020" report to their...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:11 ET Research and Markets - Global Plastic Surgery Products Market 2016-2020 - High Cost of Products a Key Challenge - Key Vendors are Allergan, Cynosure & Galderma

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Plastic Surgery Products Market 2016-2020" report to their...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:57 ET Kalorama: Abbott Adds Patient Monitoring, Cardio Diagnostics With St. Jude Buy

 While Abbott's announced purchase of St. Jude Medical will notably complement the company's valve repair and stent business, healthcare...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:46 ET ArisGlobal agrandit son équipe de direction chargée de la sécurité avec des compétences sectorielles de pointe

Le Dr Vivek Ahuja, George Phillips et Stephen Schmidt rejoignent l'entreprise en plein essor...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:30 ET Lilly to Participate in Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Health Care Conference

 Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) will attend the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Health Care Conference on May 11, 2016. David Ricks,...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:23 ET Lupin Bolsters US Brands Portfolio with Methergine® Oral Tablets

The only FDA-approved oral uterotonic for the management of PPH, comes to market with a significant investment in professional medical...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:04 ET Smart Technologies for Continuous Patient Monitoring to Assist Hospital Staff in At-Risk Situations and Grow Hospital Revenues

 Contact-free continuous patient monitoring (CFCM) technology allows a facility to effectively monitor every patient bed, and constantly...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:00 ET Takeda Expands Its Help At Hand Patient Assistance Program in U.S.; Reaches Even More Eligible Patients in the U.S.

Takeda today announced its U.S. Business Unit will expand its patient assistance program to make its prescription drugs available to more eligible...


Apr 28, 2016, 12:39 ET St. Jude Medical Center Among The First To Perform UroLift Procedure

Urologists at St. Jude Medical Center are among the first in the region to offer UroLift, a new minimally-invasive treatment to correct one of the...


Apr 28, 2016, 12:00 ET EPD Meets Another Significant Milestone, Completing its First Human Experience

EPD has completed its first human procedure, having successfully tested its revolutionary D700 Dielectric Sensing System at the Meshalkin State...