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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21 Jun, 2017, 11:37 ET The Institute for Functional Medicine Names Amy R. Mack as Chief Operations Officer

The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) welcomes Amy R. Mack as its new chief operations officer (COO). In this role, Mack will work closely...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:22 ET Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Expands Chemistry Menu to include FDA-cleared Procalcitonin (PCT)

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics along with partner Diazyme Laboratories announces FDA clearance of a new procalcitonin (PCT) assay, an important tool...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:19 ET GSK presents positive results from Phase III revaccination study of its candidate shingles vaccine Shingrix at CDC's Advisory Meeting

GSK (LSE/NYSE: GSK) today will be presenting new results from a clinical study showing that its candidate vaccine for the prevention of herpes...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:15 ET Global 2017 Stem Cells Strategic Business Report - Offering Potential for Breakthrough Therapeutic Discoveries - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Stem Cells - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. The report...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:00 ET Veteran Health Care Leader Named Kaiser Permanente Chief Nurse Executive

Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health system, announced today that Linda Knodel has been named chief nurse executive and senior...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:00 ET Eli Lilly and Company Unveils Expanded Biotechnology Center in San Diego

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced completion of a $90 million expansion of its Biotechnology Center in San Diego, California....


21 Jun, 2017, 10:45 ET Fostering Better Physician-Patient Communications: Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Releases Interview With Creator of PatientAider

The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) has released a new interview with Mari Miceli, a nurse and the creator of patient...


21 Jun, 2017, 10:34 ET Additive Orthopaedics Announces FDA Clearance of their Minimally-Invasive, Intramedullary 3D Printed Bunion Correction System for the Extremities Market

Additive Orthopaedics, LLC., an orthopaedic device company, today announced that is has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its 3D printed...


21 Jun, 2017, 10:11 ET RowdMap, Inc. Participates in AcademyHealth and ABIM Foundation/Choosing Wisely Webinar on Reducing Low-Value Care

RowdMap, Inc Chief Scientific Officer, Joshua Rosenthal, PhD, participated in the AcademyHealth and American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), the...


21 Jun, 2017, 10:02 ET FDA Voice Blog: FDA Working to Lift Barriers to Generic Drug Competition

Too many patients are being priced out of the medicines they need. While FDA doesn't have a direct role in drug pricing, we can take steps to help...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:30 ET Advicenne to Present Preliminary Phase III Clinical Data on ADV7103 at the Upcoming European Society of Paediatric Nephrology's Annual Meeting

Advicenne, a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of paediatric-friendly therapeutics for the treatment of orphan renal...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:27 ET Positive Phase 3 for GSK's shingles vaccine Shingrix with Agenus' QS-21 Stimulon® immune adjuvant

Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN), an immuno-oncology company with a pipeline of immune checkpoint antibodies and cancer vaccines, announced...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:27 ET Avant Diagnostics Appoints Philippe Goix, PhD, MBA as President & CEO to Commercialize Proprietary Theralink® Tumor Biomarker Platform

- Dr. Goix brings 20 years of successful healthcare commercialization experience - Two posters were presented at ASCO June 3rd, 2017...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:26 ET 2017 Taubman Prize winner's research led to new drug treatment for MS

A physician-researcher whose work challenged conventional thinking about multiple sclerosis (MS) is the 2017 recipient of the $100,000 Taubman...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:11 ET Alzheimer's Association Hosts The Longest Day In Honor Of Those Living With Alzheimer's And Their Caregivers

Today, the Alzheimer's Association® hosts The Longest Day®, a day about love dedicated to all those affected by Alzheimer's disease....


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Seegene Signed MOU with a Mexico Government Agriculture Agency for Collaborative Development of Non-human MDx Assay

Seegene Inc. (096530.KQ), a leading developer of multiplex PCR technologies headquartered in South Korea, today announced an MOU entering into...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Kadimastem Received Approval from the Hadassah Hospital IRB (Helsinki Committee) for Conducting a Clinical Trial in ALS Patients

Israeli biotechnology company Kadimastem (TASE: KDST) announced today that it had received approval from the IRB (Helsinki Committee) of the...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Amgen To Present New Data At 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association

Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that new clinical data and analyses from its hematology portfolio will be presented at the 22nd Congress of...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Stryker To Make Its Fourth K9s For Warriors Donation Of 2017 at Travelers Championship

Stryker Orthopaedics, the Official Joint Replacement Products of the PGA TOUR® and PGA TOUR Champions, announced today plans to activate on-site at...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary Kannaway® Adds New Full-Spectrum Hemp Oil Product to Line of CBD Hemp Oil Lifestyle Products

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary Kannaway LLC, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD)...