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2014-07-28 12:27:54

Hardison's election represents ConvergeHEALTH's commitment to standards-based innovation NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- David Hardison, Ph.D., vice president of health services for ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte, has been elected chairman of the board for the Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium, a non-profit working to establish common protocols around the use of clinical research data, particularly as it relates to electronic health records....

2014-07-28 08:29:32

-- Next-generation HNO prodrug targeting severe heart failure was well tolerated and showed hemodynamic activity in a Phase I clinical trial -- CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardioxyl Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today the positive results of a clinical trial demonstrating that CXL-1427, a novel potential treatment for acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF), was well tolerated in healthy volunteers. The company has now initiated dosing of hospitalized...

2014-07-28 08:28:49

TORONTO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Lorus Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: LOR) today announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) completed its review and cleared the company's Investigational New Drug (IND) application of LOR-253 for the treatment of hematologic malignancies including acute myeloid leukemia (AML), high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), lymphomas and multiple myeloma. Clearance of the IND allows Lorus to initiate a Phase 1b, multi-center, open-label,...

2014-07-26 00:20:52

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Complete Response Letter (CRL) for the Company's new drug application (NDA) for Zalviso(TM) (sufentanil sublingual tablet system). The Company is currently...

2014-07-25 23:01:49

The Firm is representing hundreds of women who allegedly suffered serious vaginal mesh complications due to products manufactured by American Medical Systems, Inc., Boston Scientific Corp., C.R. Bard, Inc. and Ethicon, Inc. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 As thousands of transvaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/) move forward in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has rejected a petition by the...

2014-07-25 12:25:15

COSTA MESA, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Full Service CRO WCCT Global welcomes Peter Nieto as the new Vice President of Business Development. Peter has been in the pharmaceutical industry for over 30 years in a number of different business development positions with some of the largest CROs in the industry. These positions were primarily related to business development/sales management and marketing. The experience he has obtained over the past 30 years makes him a...

2014-07-25 08:25:54

SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that it will provide a corporate update and report second quarter 2014 financial results before the NASDAQ Global Select Market opens on Friday, August 1, 2014. That same day, Arena will host a conference call and webcast at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Time). The conference call may be accessed by dialing 877.643.7155 for domestic callers and 914.495.8552 for...

2014-07-25 00:21:04

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today confirmed the PDUFA date for Zalviso remains July 27, 2014. The company recently learned that a rumor circulated online stating the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved Zalviso. As of July 24, 2014 there has been...

2014-07-24 23:13:47

DZS Clinical Services announced today that SBI Pharmaceuticals, the leading expert in research, development, and manufacturing of 5-ALA, has entered into a preferred provider agreement with DZS to manage several clinical programs related to the development of 5-ALA. Bound Brook, NJ (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 As part of the long-term strategic approach, DZS expects to manage numerous projects in the MENA region during 2014 with potential global expansion. "We are delighted to have a...

2014-07-24 23:11:58

On July 19, healthcare professionals and consumers were notified not to use drugs marketed as sterile produced by Downing Labs LLC, aka NuVision Pharmacy, as they may be contaminated. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Sterile Drug...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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