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2014-05-12 08:31:45

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVec, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNVC) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the three months ended March 31, 2014, the company reported a net loss of $1.0 million, or $0.07 per share on revenues of $2.1 million compared with a net loss of $3.0 million, or $0.24 per share on revenues of $1.2 million, for the same period in the prior year. GenVec ended the first quarter of 2014 with $15.3 million in cash,...

2014-05-08 08:34:10

MIDDLESEX, N.J., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CorePharma, LLC ("CorePharma"), a developer, manufacturer, and marketer of targeted generic prescription pharmaceuticals, announced today that it has launched Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Tablets USP ("Methylphenidate"), the generic version of Novartis' Ritalin®. Methylphenidate is indicated for the treatment of narcolepsy and attention deficit disorders. CorePharma received final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

2014-05-08 08:32:34

JUPITER, Fla., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charleston Laboratories, Inc., an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the research and development of novel pain products, today announced the company has appointed two new members to its senior executive team. Joseph Hazelton joined the company in the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer, and Michael G. McCully joined the company in the newly created position of Executive Vice...

2014-05-01 20:24:02

DUBLIN, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dfhjv9/global_orphan) have announced the addition of the "Global Orphan Drugs Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dfhjv9/global_orphan ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Orphan Drugs market to grow at a CAGR of 5.67 percent over the period 2013-2018....

2014-04-29 20:23:44

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The World Market for Orphan Drugshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/world_market_orphan_drugs_1.htmlIn recent years, there has been a substantial increase in the number of drugs available to treat rare ("orphan") diseases. This comprehensive report, The World Market for Orphan Drugs, looks at this trend and provides estimates for the market opportunity in the U.S.,...

2014-04-29 12:34:30

DUBLIN, Apr. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kmmjl6/pet_medications) has announced the addition of the "Pet Medications in the U.S.: Over-the-Counter and Prescription Remedies as Consumer Products, 3rd Edition" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The market for pet medications in the U.S. is experiencing considerable activity. Longtime flea and tick leader Frontline (from Merial) is finally...

2014-04-29 08:39:29

BASEL, Switzerland, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Annual General Meeting of Syngenta AG held on April 29, 2014, the 861 shareholders representing 48.48% of the total shares approved all the motions proposed by the Board of Directors. The shareholders approved motions including a gross dividend of CHF 10.00 per share, an increase of 5% over the previous year. For the first time, in accordance with the Ordinance against Excessive Compensation at Listed...

2014-04-24 23:06:13

Healthcare market research firm Kalorama Information says the pharmaceutical giant Novartis benefits a bit more from its recently announced partnership with Glaxo Smith Kline. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Healthcare market research firm Kalorama Information says the pharmaceutical giant Novartis benefits a bit more from its recently announced partnership with Glaxo Smith Kline....

2014-04-24 12:28:43

-- Global release of photo e-book on World Meningitis Day in Toronto -- World-wide campaign raises awareness of meningococcal disease TORONTO, April 24, 2014 /CNW/ - To mark World Meningitis Day, world-renowned photographer and children's advocate Anne Geddes today released her latest photo book - Protecting Our Tomorrows: Portraits of Meningococcal Disease in Toronto. Protecting Our Tomorrows: Portraits of Meningococcal Disease is a collection of inspirational images of 15...

2014-04-23 12:31:04

Three Phase 3 Trials Advancing in Patients with BRAF Melanoma, NRAS Melanoma and Low-Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer BOULDER, Colo., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the recent announcement by Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline that they have entered into a definitive agreement to exchange certain assets, Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRY) reports that Novartis has indicated that it will continue to honor its obligations under the Array-Novartis agreement relating to binimetinib...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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