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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May 02, 2016, 15:30 ET Lilly Releases First-Ever Integrated Report

 Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today released its first-ever integrated report, combining two of the company's traditional documents: its...


May 02, 2016, 15:10 ET Increases in Ebola and Zika Gene Replikin Counts for 2012 and 2013 Gave 1-3 Year Warning Before their Respective Outbreaks in 2014 and 2015

 Replikins, Ltd. today announced the provision of a new information service, Replikins Surveillance™, that can provide advance...


May 02, 2016, 14:58 ET Two Scientists Receive 2016 March Of Dimes Prize For Revolutionary Co-Discovery Of MicroRNAs, The Smallest Genes In Biology

 Victor R. Ambros, PhD, of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and Gary Ruvkun, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard...


May 02, 2016, 14:58 ET Dos científicos reciben el Premio March of Dimes 2016 por el revolucionario descubrimiento conjunto de los microRNA, los genes más pequeños en biología

 El Dr. Victor R. Ambros de la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Massachusetts y el Dr. Gary Ruvkun del Hospital General de...


May 02, 2016, 14:39 ET Essential Medical Inc. Announces CE Mark Submission for MANTA™ Large Bore Vascular Closure Device

Essential Medical, Inc., a privately held medical device company addressing the rapidly growing large bore vascular closure market, announced...


May 02, 2016, 14:28 ET Lilly Declares Second-Quarter 2016 Dividend

 The board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has declared a dividend for the second quarter of 2016 of $0.51 per share on...


May 02, 2016, 14:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Study Finds Cardiovascular Risk Tool Overestimates Actual Chance of Cardiovascular Events

A widely recommended risk calculator for predicting a person's chance of experiencing a cardiovascular disease event — such as heart attack,...


May 02, 2016, 14:00 ET CVS Health Offering Expanded Hepatitis Care Options in Hawaii

 CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) has launched expanded health care offerings to support the health and well-being of people with Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C...


May 02, 2016, 14:00 ET Lilly's Taltz® (ixekizumab) Now Available in the U.S. for the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis

 Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that Taltz® (ixekizumab) injection 80 mg/mL for the treatment of...


May 02, 2016, 13:48 ET Edwards Lifesciences To Present At The Deutsche Bank 41st Annual Health Care Conference

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


May 02, 2016, 13:30 ET Applied BioMath, LLC awarded $1.5M from NIH for Systems Modeling in Biotherapeutic Development

Applied BioMath (www.appliedbiomath.com), the industry-leader in applying mechanistic modeling to drug research and development, today announced...


May 02, 2016, 13:26 ET Roseman University Researcher Awarded $100,000 Grant from Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation (PhRMA)

Elizabeth Unni, BS Pharm, MBA, PhD, was awarded $100,000 from the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) Foundation to study...


May 02, 2016, 13:18 ET Plexus Technology Group Attends the Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia 31st Annual Meeting

 Plexus Technology Group, LLC (Plexus TG), a market-leading provider of Anesthesia Information Management Systems (AIMS), is pleased to...


May 02, 2016, 13:16 ET Melanoma Organizations Team Up to Educate Beauty Professionals for Melanoma Awareness Month

 The Melanoma Action Coalition (MAC) has teamed up with The Melanoma Foundation of New England (MFNE) and salons across the country to educate...


May 02, 2016, 13:00 ET Diatherix Laboratories Provides Specialized Diagnostic Services for NovaNet

 Diatherix Laboratories, LLC, a leading provider of multiplex diagnostic services and solutions, is proud to become a designated provider of...


May 02, 2016, 12:10 ET Sean Parker honored at the Vatican with the 2016 Pontifical Key Philanthropy Award

 The Pontifical Key Philanthropy Award was presented to Sean Parker at the Vatican by His Eminence Gianfranco Cardinal Ravasi, President of the...


May 02, 2016, 12:02 ET Kalorama: Five Things To Know About the Electronic Medical Records Market

Kalorama Information noted the 5 Most Important Trends in the EMR (Electronic Medical Records) market in a recent white paper.  The healthcare...


May 02, 2016, 12:00 ET Largest Independent U.S. Psoriasis Registry to Track Safety of New Biologic Treatment

The Corrona Psoriasis Registry announced it will track the drug safety reporting for ixekizumab, a new biologic medication by Eli Lilly and Company...


May 02, 2016, 11:46 ET Maxim Healthcare Services Announces Key Clinical Leadership Appointments

 Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc., a leading provider of home healthcare, medical staffing and population health and wellness services,...


May 02, 2016, 11:35 ET American Diabetes Association® Announces Second Annual National Get Fit Don't Sit Day(SM), Wednesday, May 4, 2016

 The American Diabetes Association (Association), the nation's leading voluntary health organization committed to advancing the research,...


May 02, 2016, 11:24 ET Sorrento closes private placement with Yuhan Corporation

Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRNE; "Sorrento"), an antibody-centric, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing new treatments for...


May 02, 2016, 11:17 ET Kewaunee Scientific Announces the Appointment of a New Vice President of Manufacturing Operations

Kewaunee Scientific Corporation (NASDAQ: KEQU) today announced that Michael G. Rok has joined the Company as Vice President of Manufacturing...


May 02, 2016, 11:14 ET Anesthesia Business Consultants to Offer Comprehensive and Competitive Professional Liability Coverage

 Anesthesia Business Consultants (ABC), a leading provider in billing and practice management for anesthesia and pain management specialty, is...


May 02, 2016, 11:13 ET Melanoma Foundation of New England Launches Online Skin Cancer Program for Salon Professionals

 The Melanoma Foundation of New England (MFNE) announced today that its melanoma prevention program The Skinny on Skin will be available...


May 02, 2016, 11:00 ET ABMS MOC Directory To Offer Institute For Healthcare Improvement Open School Online Courses

The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), a leading organization that oversees physician Board Certification and the Program for...