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2014-09-18 12:30:02

Liz Moench, President & CEO of MediciGroup® Inc., will Chair the Allan Lloyds Patient Recruitment and Retention Summit Asia-Emerging Markets, 2014 PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a new era for biopharmaceutical companies. Competition for innovation, increasing clinical development costs, new technologies and a necessity to keep up with the fast-changing environment are important factors driving industry change. These factors also influence clinical trials, and...

2014-09-18 08:30:24

FDA Removes Clinical Hold on Phase 2 Clinical Trial SAN DIEGO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has removed the clinical hold on patient enrollment and dosing of PEGPH20 in SWOG's ongoing Phase 1b/2 clinical trial (S1313). The trial is designed to evaluate Halozyme's investigational drug PEGPH20 (PEGylated Recombinant Human Hyaluronidase) in combination with modified FOLFIRINOX...

2014-09-18 08:29:10

Drug Development Team Now Complete and Fully Focused on Clinical Trial Implementation NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Relmada Therapeutics, Inc., (OTCQB: RLMD), a clinical-stage company developing novel therapies for the treatment of chronic pain, announced today that it has appointed Mr. Christopher W. James to the position of Senior Director of Clinical Development. During his extensive career in Clinical Research, Mr. James has established and led successful global...

2014-09-18 08:28:42

OTTAWA, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - A new expert panel report, Improving Medicines for Children in Canada, released today by the Council of Canadian Academies, addresses the importance of developing safe and effective medicines for children. Each year about half of Canada's seven million children use at least one prescription drug. Much of this prescribing is done off-label (i.e. the prescription differs from the authorized use), creating potential health risks. Children have historically been...

2014-09-18 08:20:30

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) announced today CEO Dr. J. Joseph Kim will be presenting at two upcoming investor conferences in New York, NY: Biocentury's NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference and Bernstein's Genes as Drugs Event. NewsMakers in the Biotech IndustrySeptember 26, 20142:30 PM ETInvestor Presentation Bernstein's Genes as DrugsOctober 7, 20141:00 PM ETThis presentation will not be webcasted....

2014-09-17 23:12:43

ACRES launches 3rd phase of collaborative efforts to create uniform global standards for clinical research sites and a system for independent third-party accreditation to enhance performance and sustainability of clinical research sites. Industry leaders Amir Kalali and Arti Bajpai to lead global working party. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES), a multi-stakeholder non-profit collaborative building a global system to...

2014-09-17 12:27:05

New multi-year grant furthers non-profit organization's work to accelerate the drug development process TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded the organization $2.1 million in first year funding of a five-year grant with the potential of $10.5 million over the five years. This is the second five-year grant that C-Path has received from the FDA under the...

2014-09-17 12:27:03

-- Compass(TM) Up for Technology Innovation Award -- NEWTOWN, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioClinica®, Inc., a leading provider of outsourced clinical trial services and eClinical Solutions, today announced three of its experts are speaking at the 20th Annual SCDM Conference for Clinical Data Management to be held September 28 to October 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Company also announced the innovative Compass technology, a risk-based monitoring solution to raise overall quality in...

2014-09-17 08:29:54

Data shows recent plateau and drop in therapy utilization, but experts suggest new surge upon pending approval of new regimens WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An analysis done by the CVS Health Research Institute provides insights regarding patients taking Sovaldi® (sofosbuvir), a new and expensive treatment for Hepatitis C introduced in December. The data shows that over the last several months (May through August 2014) there has been a plateau and actual...

2014-09-17 08:29:26

- Phase 2 Clinical Results Show Positive Trends in Slowing Advancement of Disease - PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that promising efficacy results of the Company's Phase 2 clinical program of NP001 for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease) are being highlighted today in an oral presentation at the inaugural Summit of the ALS Research Group, being held in Bloomington,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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