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2011-05-17 18:00:00

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Behring, a global biotherapeutics company specializing in plasma-derived and recombinant therapies and a subsidiary of CSL Limited (ASX: CSL), is a recipient of the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) 2011 Corporate Award.

2011-02-18 14:57:00

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Behring announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Corifact(TM), Factor XIII Concentrate (Human), for the routine prophylactic treatment of congenital factor XIII (FXIII) deficiency.

2011-02-09 14:45:05

The enzyme that makes fireflies glow is lighting up the scientific path toward a long-sought new medical imaging agent to better monitor treatment with heparin, the blood thinner that millions of people take to prevent or treat blood clots.

2010-11-15 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.

2010-08-31 20:28:30

The data monitoring committee of the AVERROES study, seeing overwhelming evidence of the success of apixaban in the prevention of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation who are unsuitable for the conventional treatment of warfarin, has recommended early termination of this study.

2010-07-09 14:26:01

Pfizer Inc, the world's leading biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the results of a number of hemophilia studies will be presented at the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) 2010 Congress taking place July 10-14, 2010, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2010-03-11 07:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that Charles Homcy, M.D., president and chief executive officer, will retire from his current position and assume the role of co-chairman of the board of directors, effective May 1, 2010. Dr.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.