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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Feb 23, 2017, 09:02 ET Researchers take important step forward in understanding how to treat pancreatic cancer

Researchers have taken an important step forward in understanding why pancreatic cancer is so hard to treat. A new study published online today in...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Medical Marijuana, Inc. CEO Covered by National Mexico Media Outlets Discussing Landmark Firsts, CBD Market at A4M Mexico

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC PINK: MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Stuart...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Resolution Development Services Contributes to Warrior Robotics (A FIRST Program Team)

Resolution Development Services Inc., a leading provider of product development services to the medical, life science and consumer markets, has...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Albertsons Companies Pharmacists Help Reduce U.S. Opioid Overdoses in Their Communities with NARCAN® Nasal Spray

More than half of the states in which Albertsons Companies operates have taken action to halt the rise in opioid-related deaths by passing...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET New study of antibiotic use on farms and antibiotic resistant Salmonella pathogens shows the need for more robust farm to fork research

A team of interdisciplinary scientists at the Medical University of South Carolina and the Charleston VA Medical Center Research Service recently...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Year End 2016

OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OGXI) today announced its year end 2016 financial results. Recent Events - In January 2017,...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Beyond Type 1 Provides Grant to ViaCyte to Support Research and Development of Cell Replacement Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes

ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company, and Beyond Type 1, a not-for-profit advocacy and education group for those living...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET VolitionRx Limited to Attend the BTIG 2017 Medical Technology, Life Sciences, and Diagnostics Conference

VolitionRx Limited (NYSE MKT: VNRX) today announced that it will attend the BTIG 2017 Medical Technology, Life Sciences, and Diagnostics Conference...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Cannabis Products are Becoming More Acceptable

The U.S. cannabis market is growing rapidly as four more states have legalized cannabis for recreational use in 2016. According to a new report...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Aviva Systems Biology Acquires GenWay Biotech

Aviva Systems Biology Corporation (ASB) which supplies protein research tools, announced the acquisition of GenWay Biotech Incorporated, a protein...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET U.S. FDA Approves Increase in Number of Clinical Sites for E-QURE’s Pivotal Trial of BST Device for the Treatment of Chronic Wound Care

Could potentially shorten study period by more than six months E-QURE Corp. (OTCQB: EQUR), a leader in medical devices for the treatment of...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:45 ET Henry Schein Launches Newly Designed Website For A Greater Customer Experience

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced the launch of its newly designed website, www.henryschein.com, which features new content and...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:43 ET Medifast, Inc. to Announce Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2016

Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven weight-loss and healthy living products and...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:40 ET Cielo House Educates on What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders

Over 30 million people in the United States will suffer from a life-threatening eating disorder at some point in their lifetime, according to the...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:35 ET Las Vegas Bariatrics Launches New Mobile App

Las Vegas Bariatrics announced the launch of their first mobile app in 2016, allowing current and potential bariatric patients the ability to...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:30 ET MabVax Therapeutics Announces FDA Authorization to Proceed with MVT-1075 in a Phase I Clinical Trial for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer

MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: MBVX), a clinical-stage oncology drug development company, announces that it has received notice from...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:30 ET BeyondSpring Clinical Data for Lead Asset, Plinabulin, Accepted for Oral Presentation at IASLC's 2017 Targeted Therapies of the Treatment of Lung Cancer

BeyondSpring Pharmaceuticals, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative immuno-oncology cancer therapies,...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:27 ET Spheryx Announces Three Presentations at Pittcon the World's Largest Conference for Laboratory Science

Spheryx, Inc. will present two oral presentations and one poster presentation at PittCon 2017 Conference and Exposition at McCormick Place, Chicago...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:07 ET Takeda et Cognition Kit établissent un partenariat afin de tester un logiciel portable pour les patients atteints de dépression caractérisée

Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc., une filiale détenue à 100 % par Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE : 4502) et Cognition Kit...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:05 ET Research Reports Initiation on Medical Equipment Stocks -- Lantheus, Cynosure, Natus Medical, and NovoCure

On Wednesday, February 22, 2017, US markets saw a mixed end of day as four out of nine sectors finished the trading sessions in green, four closed...