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2014-08-07 23:10:23

Peterson & Associates is assisting patients who have undergone morcellation during a hysterectomy or fibroid removal review and initiate their legal claims regarding cancer risks. KANSAS CITY, MO (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Peterson & Associates, P.C., an experienced defective device litigation law firm, is investigating the cancer-risks posed by power morcellators. The firm is concerned about patient safety in light of FDA safety alerts and Johnson & Johnson’s worldwide...

2014-08-07 23:08:50

Leading beauty brand Makeover Essentials have recently had the quality of their makeup industry tested. Makeover Essentials are proud to announce the results of their cosmetic range have exceeded industry standards and been FDA approved, earning them a reputation for customer safety, quality and value. London (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 The results from the industry laboratory tests showed that Makeover Essentials are at 100% compliance with FDA requirements for cosmetic safety. The FDA or...

2014-08-07 20:25:26

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arguing for regulations that reflect "the unique character of the cigar industry," the Cigar Association of America, the national trade association representing cigar manufacturers, importers, distributors, and other suppliers, today submitted comments on Food and Drug Administration efforts to establish regulatory authority over the cigar industry. The FDA has proposed to regulate cigars and other tobacco products under the Family Smoking Prevention...

2014-08-07 20:23:52

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arguing for a "meaningful and feasible framework" that accommodates the unique characteristics of the pipe tobacco market, the Pipe Tobacco Council, the national trade association representing the pipe tobacco industry, today submitted comments on Food and Drug Administration efforts to regulate pipe tobacco. The FDA has proposed to regulate pipe tobacco under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. The move would create new legal and...

2014-08-07 16:29:58

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) is hosting top industry suppliers and experts at the 2014 Universe of Pre-Filled Syringes and Injection Devices in Huntington Beach, California, Oct. 6-7. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130226/DC66667LOGO This is the premier conference where industry leaders can meet with colleagues from drug and biologic manufacturing, suppliers, regulatory professionals, and academicians from...

2014-08-07 16:29:15

Conference Call and Webcast scheduled for August 11, 2014, 8:30 a.m. ET CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Venaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: APPY), an in vitro diagnostic company focused on obtaining FDA clearance for and commercializing its CE Marked APPY1(TM) Test, a rapid, multi-analyte assay for aiding in identifying children, adolescent and young adult patients that are at low risk for appendicitis, today announced it will provide a business update, including discussion on...

2014-08-07 16:29:04

CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DURECT Corporation (Nasdaq: DRRX) announced today financial results for the second quarter of 2014. Total revenues were $4.6 million and net loss was $5.5 million for the three months ended June 30, 2014 as compared to total revenues of $3.9 million and net loss of $5.1 million for the three months ended June 30, 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020717/DRRXLOGO At June 30, 2014, we had cash and investments of $37.3 million, compared...

2014-08-07 16:28:06

NextSourceCS partners with QmedRx as the official USP-797 joint venture compounding partner. MIAMI, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextSource Compounding Services (NSCS) is a leading marketing company focused on providing referral compounding services of unavailable or discontinued pharmaceuticals for the veterinary industry. NSCS, formally Amatheon Compounding Referral Services, has been strategically positioned to continue marketing a portfolio of high quality pharmaceuticals that...

2014-08-07 16:28:03

The Approved Gleostine(TM) Brand Name has Replaced the Discontinued Former Drug Name CeeNu® MIAMI, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextSource Biotechnology (NSB) is a leading specialty pharmaceutical manufacturer with a focus on identifying and developing the most viable pipeline of "matured" and "innovative drugs" in today's global healthcare market. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140124/FL52230LOGO The product name change from Lomustine (CCNU) to Gleostine(TM) represents the...

2014-08-07 04:21:40

SEATTLE, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --CTI BioPharma Corp. (CTI or the Company) (NASDAQ and MTA: CTIC) announced today that pacritinib has been granted Fast Track designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of intermediate and high risk myelofibrosis, including but not limited to patients with disease related thrombocytopenia, patients experiencing treatment emergent thrombocytopenia on other JAK2 therapy or patients who are intolerant to or whose...


Latest Food and Drug Administration Reference Libraries

Flavr Savr
2013-10-03 09:43:32

Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...

Chilean Sea Bass, Dissostichus eleginoides
2013-01-12 08:49:28

The Chilean sea bass is the North American name for the Patagonian toothfish. The Chilean sea bass name derived in 1977 from Lee Lantz, a fish wholesaler looking for a more attractive name for the American fish market. In 1994 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted the Chilean sea bass as an alternative name for the Patagonian toothfish. This species is native to the southern Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans, around seamounts and continental shelves in the colder waters. The...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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