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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01:30 ET CTI BioPharma to Receive $10 Million Milestone Payment for TRISENOX®

CTI BioPharma Corp. (NASDAQ and MTA:CTIC) today announced that it expects to receive a $10 million milestone payment in February, 2018 from Teva...


Jan 17, 2018, 20:23 ET Argentum Pharmaceuticals Wins Patent Invalidation Trial against the Sole Remaining Patent Protecting Janssen's ZYTIGA®

Today, the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (PTO) issued a final written decision in Argentum Pharmaceuticals LLC's inter partes review (IPR)...


Jan 17, 2018, 19:45 ET Safa M. Osman, MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Safa M. Osman, MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional Member in the field of Internal Medicine in recognition of her...


Jan 17, 2018, 19:00 ET GC Pharma Confirms Phase 2/3 Clinical Trial of New Protein Therapy for Hepatitis B

GC Pharma (formerly known as Green Cross Corporation) (KRX: 006280), a South Korean biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it will proceed...


Jan 17, 2018, 17:22 ET CannaMD Opens Two Medical Marijuana Clinics in Central Florida

On Wednesday, January 17, CannaMD opened the doors of its first medical marijuana clinic in the Dr. Phillips area. Dr. Jason Schultz, a seasoned...


Jan 17, 2018, 17:02 ET Johnson & Johnson Issues Statement on ZYTIGA® Inter Partes Reviews

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) issued the following statement regarding today's Inter Partes Reviews regarding ZYTIGA® (abiraterone...


Jan 17, 2018, 16:31 ET HealthMark Named to Inc. 5000

HealthMark Group (HealthMark), a leading provider of health information management services for medical clinics and hospitals, was ranked on Inc....


Jan 17, 2018, 16:30 ET SQI Signs Agreement with a Global Biotechnology Company

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - SQI Diagnostics Inc. ("SQI" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SQD; OTCQB: SQIDF), today announced it has signed a...


Jan 17, 2018, 16:30 ET BD Announces Webcast of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a global medical technology company, announced today that it will host a live webcast of its Annual...


Jan 17, 2018, 16:15 ET FDA Approves Addition Of Overall Survival Data To KYPROLIS® (carfilzomib) Label

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to...


Jan 17, 2018, 16:10 ET Evofem Announces Closing Of Merger With Neothetics

Evofem Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVFM), today announced the closing of the previously announced merger with Neothetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEOT). The...


Jan 17, 2018, 16:09 ET Overall Survival Analysis From KYPROLIS® (Carfilzomib) Phase 3 ASPIRE Trial Published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the Journal of Clinical Oncology published positive overall survival (OS) findings from the final analysis...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:55 ET Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Survival Rates among Top in U.S. for Fred Hutch Bone Marrow Transplant Program at SCCA

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance has earned recognition by the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research® for outperforming its...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:53 ET ProPeer Resources, LLC Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Manage Risk, Improve Security Posture and Meet Compliance Requirements

ProPeer Resources, a leading provider of independent reviews, today announced their organization has earned certification for the scoped systems...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:41 ET Global Forum Canada Event

What's Trending in Canadian Pharma Supply Chains? What are the latest solutions in the industry? Find out here! Global Forum Canada, formerly...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:37 ET Researchers Discover Structure of Anti-Aging Hormone

A new study reveals the molecular structure of a protein called alpha(α)Klotho, and how it helps to transmit a hormonal signal that slows...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:24 ET Skaggs family makes "transformational" lead gift toward The Scripps Research Institute's Graduate Program endowment

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) announced that the Skaggs family has made a lead gift through their foundations toward TSRI's $100 million...


Jan 17, 2018, 14:49 ET Keystone Canna Remedies Opens PA's First Medical Marijuana Dispensary for Patient Care

Marking a milestone that links patients to treatment, Keystone Canna Remedies (KCR), today opened a medical marijuana dispensary in Bethlehem. The...


Jan 17, 2018, 14:39 ET Chronicled anuncia la incorporación de ejecutivos de LinkLab a su equipo de liderazgo ejecutivo

Chronicled, Inc. anunció hoy la incorporación de Susanne Somerville y Eric Garvin a su equipo ejecutivo. Ambos se suman para respaldar el...


Jan 17, 2018, 14:28 ET OBI Pharma erhält FDA-Genehmigung des IND-Antrags auf Phase-1-Studie eines monoklonalen Antikörpers zur Krebsimmuntherapie (OBI-888).

In erster klinischer Studie werden Sicherheit und vorläufige Aktivität einer passiven Immuntherapie auf Basis eines monoklonalen Antikörpers...


Jan 17, 2018, 13:45 ET Cota Chief Medical Officer to Present at the HealthXL Global Gathering 2018

Cota Inc., a real-world data and analytics company bridging precision medicine to population health, today announced its chief medical officer,...


Jan 17, 2018, 13:07 ET PhRMA Urges CMS to Share the Savings with Seniors

Yesterday, PhRMA submitted comments in response to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Request for Information (RFI) on sharing...


Jan 17, 2018, 13:01 ET NCPA in Part D Rule Comments: End Retroactive Pharmacy DIR Fees

In comments submitted in support of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' proposed 2019 Medicare Part D rule, the National Community...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:26 ET University of Minnesota executive earns top healthcare management credential

Seanne N. Falconer, MBA, FACHE, Executive Director of the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, recently...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:23 ET Better Care Comes Closer To Home For Patients With Deadly Lung Disease

To further serve the community of patients, caregivers and loved ones affected by pulmonary fibrosis (PF), the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF)...