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2014-05-29 16:26:10

VANCOUVER, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Augurex Life Sciences Corp. announces a ground-breaking body of new data that will publish during the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Annual Congress of Rheumatology taking place June 11-14 in Paris. Investigators will present the studies listed in the schedule below, which to date along with other publications, represent over 2000 patients evaluated with the 14-3-3 eta blood test. This follows the very recent publication of a study...

2014-05-22 04:21:28

HORSHOLM, Denmark, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (OMX: VELO) today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending the granting of a marketing authorization for Envarsus® for the prevention of organ rejection in adult transplant patients in the European Union (EU). The positive opinion is for both kidney and liver transplant recipients and includes both the...

2014-05-21 08:29:14

EVOLVE Study Data Presented Today at EuroPCR 2014 Also Demonstrate Excellent Safety Profile NATICK, Mass., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) reported positive three-year follow-up data for the EVOLVE clinical trial, comparing the safety and performance of the SYNERGY(TM) Everolimus-Eluting Bioabsorbable Polymer Platinum Chromium (PtCr) Coronary Stent System to the PROMUS Element(TM) Stent System. The data were presented today at EuroPCR 2014 by...

2014-05-20 16:26:30

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted HUMIRA(®) (adalimumab) orphan drug designation for the treatment of non-infectious intermediate, posterior, or pan-uveitis, or chronic non-infectious anterior uveitis, a group of rare but serious inflammatory diseases of the eye. AbbVie is investigating the efficacy and safety of HUMIRA for the treatment of non-infectious uveitis, and the clinical...

2014-05-20 08:34:22

AADi Initiates NIH Funded Clinical Trial for Patients with Bladder Cancer PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AADi, LLC, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on treating diseases uniquely suited for nanotechnology approaches, today announced the inlicensing of ABI-009 from Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). ABI-009 is the nanoparticle albumin-bound (nab®) version of the mTOR inhibitor sirolimus or rapamycin and leverages the same technology of the...

2014-05-14 12:31:58

LONDON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:PharmaPoint: Crohn's Disease - Global Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/pharmapoint_crohns_disease_global_drug_forecast_market_analysis_2022.htmlPharmaPoint: Crohn's Disease - Global Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022SummaryThe Crohn's disease (CD) market is currently very dynamic, with novel biologic therapies on the...

2014-05-14 08:28:16

LONDON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:PharmaPoint: Crohn's Disease - 5EU Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/pharmapoint_crohns_disease_5eu_drug_forecast_market_analysis_2022.htmlPharmaPoint: Crohn's Disease - 5EU Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022SummaryThe Crohn's disease (CD) market is currently very dynamic, with novel biologic therapies on the...

2014-05-09 16:24:31

Study Evaluating Novel Investigational IL-17 Receptor Antibody Meets All Primary and Secondary Endpoints THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and LONDON, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) and AstraZeneca today announced that the Phase 3 AMAGINE-1(TM) study evaluating brodalumab in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis met all primary and secondary endpoints for both evaluated doses. Brodalumab is the only investigational treatment in development that binds to the...

2014-05-05 12:28:40

European Dermatologists Indicate that Fewer than Half of Their Severe Patients are being Treated with a Biologic, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the use of biologics for the treatment of psoriasis among dermatologists has remained relatively flat since 2011 in the major European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom), with less than half of severe patients being...

2014-05-05 08:30:08

- The long-term safety profile was consistent with pivotal trials of Cimzia® ATLANTA, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UCB announced today results from the PRECiSE 3 7-year open label extension clinical trial of Cimzia(®) (certolizumab pegol), the longest continuous trial of an anti-TNF therapy evaluating long-term safety in Crohn's disease. Remission was also assessed over the trial period. Results were presented at Digestive Disease Week (DDW), taking place in Chicago from May 3-6. "The...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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