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2014-04-12 23:00:36

Cannabis Career Institute, the nation's leading Cannabis Business education classroom seminar is coming to Portsmouth, New Hampshire to teach entrepreneurs how to build their own Medical Marijuana Dispensary, Marijuana Delivery Service, Cannabis Grow Operation or Edibles Operation. Portsmouth, New Hampshire (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 As the Marijuana Industry sweeps the nation, with high revenue tax bases, states are seriously considering following Colorado's footsteps with projected...

2014-04-11 08:24:31

PITTSBURGH, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today confirmed that a federal district court has granted its request to enforce a settlement agreement between Endo Pharmaceuticals and Mylan settling patent litigation in connection with Mylan's filing of an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Frovatriptan Succinate Tablets, 2.5 mg. This product is the generic version of FROVA(®), which is used to treat acute...

2014-04-10 23:22:18

Paramount Rx is helping businesses assist their employees and customers in navigating the new health care landscape as prescription drug costs rise under the Affordable Care Act. Cary, NC (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Paramount Rx, a full-service prescription benefits manager focused on consumer-driven health care, is helping businesses assist their employees and customers in navigating the new health care landscape as prescription drug costs rise under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The rollout...

2014-04-10 23:00:56

Symposium to Highlight How Legislation in Europe and U.S. Can Help Bring Medicines to Market Washington (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 “Regulatory Challenges for Orphan Medicines,” a symposium that features presentations by a number of industry experts, will take place during the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting at the San Diego Convention Center from June 15 to 19. The symposium, held June 18 at 3:30 p.m., will focus on the regulatory environment and trends for orphan medicinal products around...

2014-04-10 16:24:19

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) released the following statement today after the Tennessee Senate passed SB 2021--legislation introduced by state Senator Mae Beavers (R-17) that would strengthen criminal penalties for individuals convicted of possessing or distributing methamphetamine. Senator Beavers' bill would increase the mandatory minimum sentences for all meth offenders. Individuals convicted of manufacturing meth...

2014-04-10 13:47:22

Maintaining stability in the face of rapid change and growth, and proactively partaking in cooperative global ties in science and technology fields will be key in helping China become an innovation-based economy, according to Denis Simon, vice provost for International Strategic Initiatives at Arizona State University. One of the world's leading experts on science, technology and innovation in China, Simon recently hosted an ASU conference that focused on the evolving role of science and...

2014-04-10 12:28:29

LONDON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasing government regulations and requirements, the pharmaceutical patent cliff, industry consolidation, counterfeits and contaminants and expansion into emerging markets are among the many challenges facing the healthcare industry. However, with these challenges come opportunities and not just for the healthcare manufacturer but also for the logistics provider. Ti's latest report, 2014 Global Healthcare Logistics...

2014-04-10 12:27:48

SALT LAKE CITY and TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EastGate Acquisitions Corporation (OTCBB: ESAQ), an emerging pharmaceutical company aimed at utilizing drug delivery innovations in the development of improved novel formulations and alternative dosage forms of existing biologically active molecules announces that it will participate as an exhibitor at the upcoming CHFA West Expo Conference held in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The trade show takes place between April...

2014-04-10 12:27:26

MUMBAI, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bharat Book Bureau presents The Chinese Pharmaceuticals Market to 2024. In this report China's pharmaceutical sales growth is based on economic growth in the country: This has resulted in increased healthcare expenditure internally, and increased manufacture and export. Increasing urbanization, disposable income, aging population, health education, lifestyle diseases and government investments and initiatives for healthcare infrastructure...

2014-04-10 12:27:23

Increase driven by rising drug prices, increasing utilization and the continued impact of specialty medications WOONSOCKET, R.I., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today released its annual Insights report, which reviews drug trend and highlights key issues in pharmacy care. In 2013, prescription drug trend grew 3.8 percent compared to nearly flat growth (0.1 percent) in 2012. This growth was driven by significant price inflation for traditional brand drugs, specialty...