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2014-03-28 08:26:16

Carl Adams Promoted to Chief Financial Officer and Craig Rostamian Joins as Vice President of Finance LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroSigma, Inc. (NeuroSigma), a California-based life sciences company focused on commercialization of its non-invasive Monarch(TM) eTNS(TM) System for the treatment of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders, announced the promotion of Carl Adams to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and the appointment of Craig Rostamian as Vice President...

2014-03-27 12:31:03

LONDON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global and China Monoclonal Antibody Industry Report, 2013-2017 Currently, monoclonal antibody agents have been successfully used in the treatment of tumors, cancers and other serious diseases as a heavyweight in the biopharmaceutical industry. In 2009-2012, the market size of monoclonal antibody agents grew at a CAGR of 13%, far higher than the overall growth rate of...

2014-03-27 12:30:26

DUBLIN, Mar. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fzv3mt/global ) has announced the addition of the "Global Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Outlook 2014: Mature Biotech" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Positive sentiments for the biotech sector have prevailed in the last two to three years, and the authors expect this trend to continue for the next year too. The optimism is based on...

2014-03-26 16:25:27

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) will host a webcast investor meeting at the American College of Cardiology's 63rd Annual Scientific Session (ACC.14) in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, March 30, at 7 p.m. EDT. Sean E. Harper, M.D., executive vice president of Research and Development at Amgen, along with members of Amgen's clinical development team and clinical investigators, will participate and discuss Amgen's cardiovascular program, including...

2014-03-26 08:22:56

DUBLIN, Mar. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lnx8jm/treating ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis on Treating Refractory Hematological Malignancies for Multiple Myeloma" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) "Concise Analysis on Treating Refractory Hematological Malignancies for Multiple Myeloma", provides an overview of the therapies for Multiple Myeloma (Newly...

2014-03-24 20:23:34

Five Phase 3 Studies With Evolocumab (AMG 145) to be Featured in Late-Breaking and Clinical Research Presentations - Data Form the Basis of Global Filing Plan THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that it will present pivotal Phase 3 data from five clinical studies evaluating evolocumab (AMG 145), an investigational fully human monoclonal antibody that inhibits PCSK9, a protein that reduces the liver's ability to remove low-density...

2014-03-20 08:29:33

SAN DIEGO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX) today announced that biotechnology industry veteran William Ringo has joined its board of directors. "Bill has excellent experience in developing and driving strategies that have enabled success for both large pharmaceutical companies and start-up biotechs. Bill's experience and guidance will be extremely helpful as we enter a transformational year in the development of each of our programs and chart...

2014-03-19 08:25:57

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN), Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH), Covidien plc (NYSE: COV), Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE: LH), and Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENTA). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership,...

2014-03-17 08:30:17

Study Meets Primary Endpoint of LDL Cholesterol Reduction THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the Phase 3 TESLA (Trial Evaluating PCSK9 Antibody in Subjects with LDL Receptor Abnormalities) trial evaluating evolocumab met its primary endpoint of the percent reduction from baseline at week 12 in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C). The percent reduction in LDL-C, or "bad" cholesterol, was clinically meaningful and statistically...

2014-03-14 16:23:20

Data Showed Tumor Shrinkage in Both Injected and Metastasized Tumors THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced findings from a pre-specified retrospective analysis of patients with metastatic melanoma that showed talimogene laherparepvec reduced the size of injected tumors and also non-injected tumors that had metastasized to other parts of the body. The analysis recorded tumor-level responses from a pivotal Phase 3 study evaluating...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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