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CDC Director Warns Of Antibiotic-Resistant Pandemic During

CDC Director Warns Of Antibiotic-Resistant "Pandemic" During Tuesday Press Event

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Antibiotic resistance could bring about the “next pandemic,” turning run-of-the-mill disease-causing bacteria into nearly untreatable illnesses, the US Centers for Disease Control and...

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2014-07-25 12:25:18

LAS VEGAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) is pleased to announce the execution of a binding Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with LaurelCo, LLC, an Illinois limited liability company formed to pursue the acquisition of both cultivation and dispensary medical marijuana licenses in the state of Illinois. Pursuant to the MOU, GBLX will acquire a 20% equity interest in LaurelCo, LLC in exchange for licenses to use our proprietary GrowBLOX(TM)...

2014-07-25 08:25:54

SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that it will provide a corporate update and report second quarter 2014 financial results before the NASDAQ Global Select Market opens on Friday, August 1, 2014. That same day, Arena will host a conference call and webcast at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Time). The conference call may be accessed by dialing 877.643.7155 for domestic callers and 914.495.8552 for...

2014-07-25 00:21:04

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today confirmed the PDUFA date for Zalviso remains July 27, 2014. The company recently learned that a rumor circulated online stating the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved Zalviso. As of July 24, 2014 there has been...

2014-07-24 23:11:28

Get five days of hands-on, interactive training at FDA Compliance Bootcamp 2014. The course instructors have trained the FDA's own investigators and some are former FDA investigators themselves. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 FDA Compliance Boot Camp 2014: Validation, Data Security, Quality Risk Management and Compliance Training Oct. 20-24, 2014 – Frederick, MD http://www.fdanews.com/FDABootcamp Imagine getting inside the head of a working FDA inspector and receiving the...

2014-07-24 23:09:16

Study finds 4 in 10 parents can’t properly dose liquid medications and new app OTCPlus by Ace innovation Group helps clear confusion at the Rx aisle. New research has found that many Americans become confused when dealing with over-the-counter medications, and thereby increase their odds of taking the wrong dosage. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 A study published in the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics was conducted by Dr. Shonna Yin of NYU’s Langone Medical Center. She found...

2014-07-24 20:22:44

Company inks deal with CIMTECH Pty Ltd to develop new products for veterinary medicine OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parnell Pharmaceuticals Holdings Ltd announces the successful licensing of two compounds that will be added to Parnell's already extensive pipeline through a license agreement with Australian-based CIMTECH Pty Ltd, a biotechnology company. The compounds now known as PAR 121 and PAR 122 have shown promise in bone regeneration and dermal...

2014-07-24 16:26:45

NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene marked the success of the city-wide BigAppleRx prescription discount card program. BigAppleRx has surpassed more than $25 million in savings for New Yorkers since it was launched in May 2011. The BigAppleRx program aims to provide savings on prescription medications to anyone experiencing coverage gaps, including those who have no health insurance or high co-pays or deductibles...

2014-07-24 12:28:04

DUBLIN, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company (NYSE: PRGO; TASE) today announced that it has received an AB therapeutic equivalent rating from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its previously approved New Drug Application (NDA) for testosterone gel 1.0%. FDA concluded that Perrigo's testosterone product is therapeutically equivalent to [AbbVie's] AndroGel 1% and can be substituted with the full expectation that it will produce the same clinical effect and safety...

2014-07-24 08:33:04

SAN DIEGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedVantx, Inc., the company that has built an innovative new direct-to-consumer prescription delivery channel in physician offices, MedStart Connect, today announced it eliminates many of the underlying issues related to medication non-adherence and hospital readmission rates specified in a study published in a recent issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine. In the study, researchers reported that frequent changes in generic medication pill...

2014-07-23 23:16:18

Drugstore Lobby Bill Guts Discount Pharmacy Networks in Medicare Washington D.C. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Legislation backed by the drugstore lobby (H.R. 4577, “Ensuring Seniors Access to Local Pharmacies Act of 2014”) championing so-called “any willing pharmacy” mandates in Medicare Part D would undermine the availability of lower cost preferred pharmacy networks and increase Medicare spending by $21 billion over the next 10 years, according to new research from The Moran Company...


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bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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