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2014-03-31 16:27:39

LA JOLLA, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auspex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASPX), a late clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel medicines for the treatment of orphan diseases, today announced that the Company was added to the Russell 2000® Index (as well as the larger Russell 3000® Index) at the close of market on March 31, 2014 as part of the quarterly Initial Public Offering (IPO) update to the Russell indexes. The...

2014-03-31 08:28:28

More than half of biopharmaceutical companies surveyed use a Strategic Partnership model BOSTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PAREXEL International (NASDAQ: PRXL), a leading global biopharmaceutical services organization, today released Strategic Partnerships 2014: Driving Biopharmaceutical Outsourcing Effectiveness, at the 23rd Annual Partnerships in Clinical Trials Conference in Las Vegas, NV. It provides compelling insights that highlight the value of these multi-year, highly integrated...

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...

2014-03-26 23:29:10

Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company that manufactures best-in-class allogeneic adult stem cells and Smart Living, a subsidiary of Smart Global, a $2 billion (USD) globally diversified conglomerate, are pleased to announce an international educational collaboration. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company that manufactures best-in-class allogeneic adult stem cells and Smart Living, a...

2014-03-24 08:28:14

LA JOLLA, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auspex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASPX), a late clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel medicines for the treatment of orphan diseases, today announced that the company will present at BioCentury's Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry conference. The presentation will be delivered by Pratik Shah, Ph.D., President and CEO of Auspex Pharmaceuticals, at 10:30 a.m. EDT on Friday March...

2014-03-24 08:28:11

MONROVIA, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ: XNCR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing engineered monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, asthma and allergic diseases, and cancer, today announced that Bassil Dahiyat, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 21st Annual BioCentury Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry Conference on Friday, March 28, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. EDT at the Millennium Broadway Hotel...

2014-03-20 23:31:05

MedVax Technologies, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing cancer vaccine immunotherapies, announced today that Robert Brooks, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting a company overview at the 6th Annual Biotech Showcase investor and partnering conference. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 MedVax Technologies, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing cancer vaccine immunotherapies, announced today that Robert Brooks, Chief Executive...

2014-03-20 16:26:50

All amounts are in US dollars QUEBEC CITY, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company"), a specialty biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel treatments in oncology and endocrinology, today reported financial and operating results as at and for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2013. Revenues for the year ended December 31, 2013 were $6.2 million compared to $2.1 million for the same period in...

2014-03-18 16:25:29

JUPITER, Fla., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTCQX: DYAI), a global biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of enzymes and other proteins for the bioenergy, bio-based chemicals, biopharmaceutical, food and feed industries, announced today details regarding its new project, "OPTIBIOCAT - Optimized esterase biocatalysts for cost-effective industrial production", an EU-funded project aimed at developing...

2014-03-18 08:32:43

-- ABRAXANE plus gemcitabine approved by the TGA for the first-line treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer MELBOURNE, Australia, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Australian biopharmaceutical company Specialised Therapeutics Australia (STA) is pleased to announce that ABRAXANE(®) (nanoparticle albumin-bound paclitaxel) in combination with gemcitabine in now approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for the first-line treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer. The TGA approved...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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