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2014-09-15 08:29:35

-Direct Oral Anticoagulant Measurement, Automated on ACL TOP® Family of Hemostasis Testing Systems- BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced the commercialization in Europe of their HemosIL Direct Thrombin Inhibitor (DTI) Assay. When used in conjunction with HemosIL Dabigatran Calibrators and Controls, this test offers an automated solution for the measurement of dabigatran, a direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC). The assay,...

2014-09-10 08:29:47

Timeline for Hemophilia B IND Application Filing Targeting Second Quarter 2015 RICHMOND, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGMO) announced plans to submit an Investigational New Drug (IND) application for the treatment of hemophilia B in the second quarter of 2015. This program, partnered with Shire, is the first therapeutic application of Sangamo's zinc finger nuclease (ZFN)-mediated In Vivo Protein Replacement Platform (IVPRP). Sangamo is...

2014-08-26 23:05:43

Kristine Kraft, partner at Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP, reports on the findings of a new study published in the Journal of Neurosurgery regarding the increased difficulties of stopping bleeding events for patients using certain direct Factor Xa inhibitor medications, including Xarelto®. The attorneys at Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP are offering free and confidential case reviews to those who allege to have suffered serious bleeding events after using Xarelto®....

2014-08-26 08:30:42

- Only Hemophilia A Therapy to Provide Bleeding Protection with Prophylactic Regimens of Either Every Three to Five Days or Once-Weekly Infusions - MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) announces that Health Canada has approved ELOCTATE(TM) [Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant BDD), Fc Fusion Protein] for the control and prevention of bleeding episodes and routine prophylaxis in adults and children aged 12 and older with hemophilia A.(1) ELOCTATE is...

2014-07-17 23:04:20

Zoll, Kranz & Borgess, LLC, (ZKB), an experienced pharmaceutical and medical device litigation firm, is currently investigating claims of individuals who developed bleeding, clotting or other serious side effects or even death after taking the pharmaceutical drug, Xarelto® (rivaroxaban). Toledo, OH (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Xarelto® (rivaroxaban) is an anticoagulant marketed in the U.S. by Janssen Pharmaceutical, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. It is used to prevent blood...

2014-07-16 08:27:31

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced the initiation of a Phase 3 clinical program for its oral SYK inhibitor, fostamatinib, in patients with ITP (immune thrombocytopenic purpura). The focus of these clinical studies is to evaluate the potential of fostamatinib to increase the platelet counts of patients with chronic ITP. Fostamatinib may provide a novel therapeutic for the underlying cause of this...

2014-07-07 16:23:47

First Recombinant Treatment Approved in US for Patients With GT With Refractoriness to Platelet Transfusions, With or Without Antibodies to Platelets PLAINSBORO, N.J., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk today announced the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved NovoSeven(®) RT (Coagulation Factor VIIa [Recombinant]) as the first recombinant treatment for bleeding episodes and perioperative management in patients with Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia (GT) with refractoriness to...

2014-06-11 08:32:01

LONDON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Coagulation Diagnostic Testing Marketshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diagnostics/coagulation_diagnostic_testing_markets_1.html Coagulation testing, which encompasses both laboratory and point of care (POC) testing, will continue to be one of the most important segments of the in vitro diagnostics market for the foreseeable future. Many of the new models of laboratory...

2014-06-10 23:02:32

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Hemophilia Treatment Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/hemophilia-treatment-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Hemophilia is a group of hereditary genetic disorders that affects the body’s ability to control blood coagulation. The bleeding can be internal or external,...

2014-05-22 08:28:45

Seven-fold lower incidence of VTEs in patients treated with ISIS-FXIRx compared to enoxaparin CARLSBAD, Calif., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced today positive top-line data from a Phase 2 comparator-controlled study evaluating the incidence of venous thrombolic events (VTE) in patients treated with ISIS-FXI(Rx) undergoing total knee replacement surgery, or total knee arthroplasty (TKA). ISIS-FXI(Rx) inhibits the production of Factor...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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