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Dec 09, 2017, 14:00 ET Immunotherapy Drug for Rheumatoid Arthritis Nearly Eliminates Severe Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant

Results from a phase 2 clinical trial, presented by Seattle Children's Research Institute at the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual...


Dec 09, 2017, 12:03 ET IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) Pooled Analysis Suggests Benefit in Progression-Free Survival (PFS) at 3.5 Years in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory (R/R) Mantle Cell Lymphoma (MCL)

AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced pooled analysis results of the longest follow-up data to date in Bruton's...


Dec 09, 2017, 10:00 ET St. Jude gene therapy improves immunity in babies with 'bubble boy' disease

Early evidence suggests that gene therapy developed at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital will lead to broad protection for infants with the...


Dec 09, 2017, 09:00 ET IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) Patient-Reported Outcomes Data Detail Long-Term Improvement in Treatment Outcomes and Quality of Life Experience in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Patients

AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced new three-year follow-up data from the RESONATE™-2 study (PCYC-1115/1116),...


Dec 09, 2017, 09:00 ET ARMO BioSciences Presents Data from its Phase 1b Trial in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer at ESMO Immuno Oncology Congress 2017

ARMO BioSciences, Inc., a late-stage immuno-oncology company, today released additional clinical trial results on its lead investigational...


Dec 08, 2017, 19:05 ET Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Inducement Grant under NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

Rigel Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that on December 4, 2017 the Compensation Committee of Rigel's Board of Directors approved the...


Dec 08, 2017, 11:58 ET PolyU Reveals High Prevalence of Bacteria that Carry the Colistin Resistance Gene mcr-1 in Human, Food and Environmental Samples

Food Safety and Technology Research Centre of the Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology (ABCT), The Hong Kong Polytechnic...


Dec 08, 2017, 10:41 ET Biotheranostics, Inc. Announces Several Data Disclosures at the 40th annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

Biotheranostics releases the results from 6 multi-institutional collaborative studies at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium this week. These...


Dec 08, 2017, 08:45 ET Neogen announces 4-for-3 stock split

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a four-for-three stock split. With the split,...


Dec 08, 2017, 08:00 ET Arvinas Presents New Data on Oral Estrogen Receptor PROTAC Degrader at 2017 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

Arvinas LLC, a private biotechnology company creating a new class of small molecule drugs based on protein degradation, today announced the...


Dec 08, 2017, 07:30 ET Rigel to Present One-Year Efficacy and Safety Results for Fostamatinib in ITP at the 2017 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that the one-year efficacy and safety results from its FIT Phase 3 clinical program of...


Dec 08, 2017, 07:10 ET Biotech Stocks' Research Reports Released on PhaseRx, Abeona Therapeutics, Imprimis Pharma, and Jaguar Health

In keeping with the commitment to dynamically provide members with timely information, WallStEquities.com has issued free tailored Stock Review on...


Dec 08, 2017, 07:00 ET Roche Diagnostics honored as one of the best places to work in 2018, a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award winner

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) has been honored with a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award, recognizing the Best Places to Work in 2018. The...


Dec 08, 2017, 02:30 ET ARMO BioSciences Presents Efficacy Data from its Phase 1b Trial in Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma at ESMO Immuno-Oncology Congress 2017

ARMO BioSciences, Inc., a late-stage immuno-oncology company, today announced additional clinical trial results on its lead investigational...


Dec 08, 2017, 01:18 ET Sandoz announces new Phase I data showing proposed biosimilar pegfilgrastim matches reference medicine

Sandoz, a division of Novartis and the global leader in biosimilars, today announced data demonstrating the pharmacokinetics (PK), pharmacodynamics...


Dec 07, 2017, 18:10 ET American Botanical Council Welcomes Three New Board of Trustees Members

The American Botanical Council (ABC) announces the election of three new members to its Board of Trustees: Bethany Davis; Richard Kingston, PharmD;...


Dec 07, 2017, 18:02 ET 73% of Respondents Say One or More Diseases Run in Their Family; Just 6% Don't Want Genetic Testing -- Wamberg Genomic Survey

Seventy-three percent of respondents noted that common diseases run in their family. The top diseases cited were diabetes 37%, cancer 35%, heart...


Dec 07, 2017, 17:00 ET Trovagene Presents Data Showing Sensitivity of Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Cell Lines to PCM-075 and Synergy with Zytiga® at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)

Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV), a precision medicine biotechnology company, today announced that preclinical data demonstrating the sensitivity of...


Dec 07, 2017, 16:05 ET Jazz Pharmaceuticals to Present at the BMO Capital Markets Healthcare Conference

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced that the company will be webcasting its corporate presentation at the BMO Capital Markets...


Dec 07, 2017, 14:36 ET Oncotarget awards grants to four biomedical researchers at Frontiers in Cancer Science

Oncotarget, the world's largest oncology peer-reviewed research publication, awarded travel grants enabling four biomedical researchers to attend...


Dec 07, 2017, 14:30 ET Global Bio-fuels Procurement Market Report 2017 Featuring Archer Daniels Midland, Cargill, Nestle, Cosan & Renewable Energy

The "Global Bio-fuels - Procurement Market Intelligence Report" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. Global Bio-fuels...


Dec 07, 2017, 13:15 ET Neurocrine Biosciences to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 2017 Prescriptions for Success Healthcare Conference

Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBIX) will present at the BMO Capital Markets 2017 Prescriptions for Success Healthcare Conference at 11:00...


Dec 07, 2017, 13:00 ET Scientists from SRI International and Collaborations Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Identify Potential New Ebola Virus Therapy

In the search for drugs that are effective against Ebola virus, scientists from SRI International and Collaborations Pharmaceuticals, Inc., led a...


Dec 07, 2017, 10:39 ET 2017 Gene Replikin Counts in Global MERS-CoV Increase Four-Fold Over 2008 Count

Replikins Ltd. this week reported to the Healthcare Emergency Management Program of Boston University School of Medicine a four-fold...