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2014-09-08 08:38:36

ROCHESTER, Minn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayo Clinic and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to pilot Watson, the IBM cognitive computer, to match patients more quickly with appropriate clinical trials. A proof-of-concept phase is currently underway, with the intent to introduce it into clinical use in early 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO "In an area like cancer --where time is of the essence -- the speed and accuracy that Watson offers will...

2014-09-08 08:31:56

ELLICOTT CITY, Md., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RxTrials, a leading international Investigative Site Network (ISN) and consulting firm, has named Yvonne McCracken, MPH to the position of Vice President of Clinical Operations and Compliance. McCracken, who has 22 years' experience owning and managing sites, will be responsible for ensuring ongoing operational excellence from RxTrials' network of 15 sites in a diverse range of specialty areas. "Yvonne is a very well-known and...

2014-09-08 08:31:01

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) ("NW Bio"), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today that Linda F. Powers, CEO, will present at 2:05 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, in the Holmes I Salon at the Palace Hotel in New York as part of the Rodman & Renshaw 16(th) Annual Global Investment Conference. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110329/SF73084LOGO...

2014-09-08 08:30:57

LONDON, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond Pharmacology is proud to announce that its clinical trial volunteers recognise the value of the research they contribute to. The results come from recent internal polling conducted by the organisation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/700275-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/700275-b ) The poll of 217 local volunteers, drawn from Croydon and surrounding areas,...

2014-09-08 08:30:55

LONDON, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond Pharmacology Ltd (Richmond) is proud to announce that it has received approval for 10% of all Phase I clinical trials conducted in the UK, expanding its market share significantly in 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/700275-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/700273-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/700273-b ) Dr Jorg Taubel, CEO of...

2014-09-08 08:30:20

- Data show improvements in hemodynamic parameters and exercise capacity SAN DIEGO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MSTX) today reported top-line results from a Phase 2 study of AIR001 (sodium nitrite) inhalation solution for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). Mast obtained the rights to the AIR001 program through its acquisition of privately-held Aires Pharmaceuticals, Inc. earlier this year. In the primary efficacy analysis...

2014-09-08 08:29:26

--Phase 2a Trial is First to Use Crowdsourcing for Protocol Design and Telemonitoring for Patient Data Collection-- NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Life Sciences, LLC (TLS), the world's first clinical-stage drug development company based on open innovation, today announced that it has received a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program grant to fund a Phase 2a proof-of-concept study testing the utility of the ACE inhibitor lisinopril as an adjunctive...

2014-09-08 08:29:23

Immune Pharmaceuticals Recently Uplisted to NASDAQ Capital Market CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and HERZLIYA-PITUACH, Israel, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ and NASDAQ OMX First North Premier, Stockholm: "IMNP"; "Immune" or "the Company"), today announced it will be featured as a presenting company at the 16(th) Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference, sponsored by H.C. Wainwright & Co., LLC. The conference is being held September 8-10,...

2014-09-05 23:06:32

Alicare Medical Management (AMM), a national leader in care management solutions that promotes cost savings and client satisfaction, announces the publication of an issue brief titled “The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Clinical Trials.” White Plains, NY (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Alicare Medical Management (AMM), a national leader in care management solutions that promotes cost savings and client satisfaction, announces the publication of an issue brief titled “The Impact of...

2014-09-05 23:06:04

Select Clinical Trials, a premier public service for all individuals interested in medical research, launched a new website that catalogues leading clinical trials conducted by doctors and healthcare professionals that the public can participate in. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Select Clinical Trials (SCT), a nationwide service that provides clinical trial opportunities for the public, announced today they have launched their premier website. The company designed their...


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