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2014-09-10 12:28:52

-Dr. Cagnoni Joins Non-Profit Organization Focused on Fostering Innovation and Collaboration to Strengthen the Bay Area BioEconomy- SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bay Area BioEconomy Initiative (BAB) today announced that it has named Pablo J. Cagnoni, M.D., President of Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., to its Steering Committee. Onyx, an Amgen subsidiary, is engaged in the development and commercialization of innovative therapies to improve the lives of people with...

2014-09-10 12:28:37

Major five-year grant with Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA) will fund transformative research into disease prevention and treatment MONTREAL, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) announced today its $2.5 million contribution to co-fund the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA), a partnership officially launched in Montreal today in the presence of The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health. With the...

2014-09-10 12:28:22

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement on behalf of RetireSafe: Dear Member of Congress; We write to you today to bring to your attention a critical safety issue that could affect all Americans, but especially those older Americans who rely on relatively new medicines called "biologics". RetireSafe, a 400,000-supporter strong nationwide advocacy organization for seniors, works hard to give a voice to retired Americans and those who hope to retire....

2014-09-10 12:27:57

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and OnDeckBiotech announced today the launch of ADDF ACCESS, a new and improved open access platform to connect scientists with a virtual network of contract research organizations (CROs), drug development experts and educational resources. By leveraging OnDeckBiotech's cutting-edge technology, the enhanced ADDF ACCESS platform will streamline links between researchers and CROs specializing...

2014-09-10 12:24:38

AMGEN, ASTRAZENECA AND CELGENE SHOW HIGHEST COMMITMENT TO TRANSPARENCY NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citeline®, an Informa business unit, and the pharmaceutical industry's leading research authority on clinical trials, reported today that clinical trial transparency, also known as responsible data sharing, is in a much healthier state than shown in previous studies, when you refer to the right variety of sources. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120917/NE75453LOGO...

2014-09-10 12:24:20

Ten-year savings hits record at nearly $1.5 trillion according to annual Generic Drug Savings in the U.S. report WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Generic Pharmaceutical Association (GPhA) today released a report showing that generic drugs saved the United States health system $239 billion in 2013, a 14% increase over cost savings achieved in 2012, and the largest annual savings to date. The report also calculates that generic medications saved a record of nearly $1.5...

2014-09-10 08:32:02

- EMD Serono provides funding for ACP's multicenter longitudinal OPT-UP clinical study ROCKLAND and WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EMD Serono, Inc., a subsidiary of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and the Accelerated Cure Project for Multiple Sclerosis today announced a lead founding sponsor agreement to help launch the Optimizing Treatment--Understanding Progression (OPT-UP) study. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140902/141783...

2014-09-10 08:31:41

Earlier this year upon CFDA approval to the IOPtiMate[TM] system, a strategic distribution agreement was signed with a target of at least 100 systems in China - the world's largest glaucoma markets TEL AVIV, Israel, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioLight Life Sciences Investments Ltd. (TASE: BOLT, OTCQX:BLGTY), a firm that invests in, manages and commercializes biomedical innovations in ophthalmology and cancer diagnostics, announces the first sale of an IOPtiMate(TM)...

2014-09-10 08:30:43

New addition expands WCG's New England presence and increases its expertise in all phases of clinical research PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced today that New England Independent Review Board (IRB) has joined the group of companies. Based near Boston, MA, New England IRB expands WCG's presence in the important New England clinical...

2014-09-10 08:30:06

YARDLEY, Pa., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 1974 Mapi has lead Patient-Centred Research and pioneered industry wide innovations in Pharmaceutical Market Research, Cross-Cultural adaptation of Patient Reported Outcomes and Post-Approval pharmaceutical Research. Initiating global programs such as the ERIQA group; launch of the PRO Harmonization Group (which brings together the members of ERIQA, ISOQOL, ISPOR and the 'Health Outcomes Committee' of PhRMA, and the FDA) and...


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