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2014-08-11 12:28:18

Twenty-five pharmaceutical companies being asked to adopt common principles re biosimilars on patient safety, lobbying and business partnerships. DETROIT, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of 19 institutional investors representing $430 billion in assets commends Amgen and Novartis for support of a set of investor principles to guide corporate boards on policy and oversight responsibilities related to biosimilar activities. The principles, included in the coalition's Investor...

2014-08-11 12:27:45

AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly & Company, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Forest Laboratories, Inc., GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Pearl Therapeutics, Pfizer, Sanofi, Chiltern International, ICON plc, INC Research, inVentiv Health, Parexel International, Pharmaceutical Research Associates (PRA), Quintiles, and Target Health Inc. ELLICOTT CITY, Md., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS), the trade organization representing...

2014-08-11 00:20:49

-- LCZ696 significantly reduced cardiovascular deaths in head to head study against enalapril, in addition to current best treatment, in patients with HF-REF EAST HANOVER, N.J., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New data revealing the reduction in cardiovascular (CV) deaths with Novartis' LCZ696 in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HF-REF) will be presented at the world's largest cardiology congress, the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2014, on Sunday...

2014-07-25 08:25:20

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Nicotine Gum Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Nicotine gum is a smoking cessation product that helps smokers to slowly overcome nicotine addiction. Nicotine is released by chewing the gum and is absorbed into the blood stream through the lining of the mouth, which helps smokers to slowly reduce their craving for nicotine. Nicotine...

2014-07-23 23:17:53

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Report: 2014 Edition" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Over the years, medical science has made unprecedented progress in almost every sphere of human anatomy. In the pursuit, pathological sciences, in particular, have brought forth advancements that rendered the possibility of deploying certain tests that are performed on patient samples, including blood and tissues, in order to...

2014-07-23 00:21:52

BASEL, Switzerland, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Exclusive access to innovative CEEDS(TM) technology -- Step change in planting speed and quality -- Complements PLENE Evolve and PLENE PB for nurseries Syngenta today announced plans to broaden and scale up its PLENE(® )platform of integrated sugar cane solutions. Through an exclusive licensing agreement with New Energy Farms, Syngenta will access an innovative planting system for sugar cane in Brazil: CEEDS(TM) (Crop...

2014-07-23 00:20:47

BASEL, Switzerland, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Sales $8.5 billion, up 1 percent: up 4 percent at constant exchange rates -- Late start to North American season reduced crop protection use -- Strong growth in all other regions -- price increases across the business -- EBITDA $2.1 billion, 3 percent lower owing to currency movements -- up 6 percent at constant exchange rates -- Earnings per share(1) $15.60, 2 percent lower...

2014-07-17 08:28:25

ANDERNACH, Germany, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - LTS: market leader in transdermal patches completely acquired by dievini Hopp The supervisory board ("Aufsichtsrat") and management board ("Vorstand") of LTS have concluded the assessment of strategic options for the future development of the LTS group. LTS developed innovative, value oriented growth strategies identifying also the prerequisites for the successful strategy implementation. Meanwhile, LTS's major...

google smart contact lens
2014-07-16 06:40:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Pharmaceutical giant Novartis has licensed the Google-developed smart contact lens designed to help diabetics monitor their blood glucose levels, various media outlets reported on Tuesday. [ Watch the Video: Google Shows Off 'Smart' Contact Lens For Diabetics ] The device, which was developed by Google researchers Brian Otis and Babak Parvis and originally announced by the company in January 2014, consists of a wireless chip...

2014-07-14 08:22:07

DUBLIN, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Agrochemicals Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Agrochemicals, also known as agrichemicals, are chemicals that enhance the yield and quality of crops. Pesticides and fertilizers are the two major types of agrochemicals. Pesticides control pests that feed on crops or on the nutrients in the soil that are meant for crops. Fertilizers...


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