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2011-08-13 00:00:32

Top Healthcare Talent, Companies and Brands to be Honored September 9th New York, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2011 The finalists are in for the third-annual PM360 Trailblazer Awards. PM360, a leading health-marketing industry trade magazine, will honor the pharmaceutical industry's most amazing innovators. The Trailblazer Awards, established in 2009, are given to outstanding companies, marketers and brand managers representing top talent and brands. "Reputation and recognition are important...

2011-08-10 08:00:00

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Life is unpredictable and can be even more so when you have allergies. During this fall allergy season, your runny nose, sneezing or itchy, watery eyes just might earn you top honors in Allegra's new Allergy Adventures contest on Facebook. Allergy sufferers are invited to upload a short video showing their daily challenges with allergies for a chance to win $5,000 toward a fun-filled adventure where they can enjoy life - without worrying...

2011-07-28 06:00:00

PARIS, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110616/NY20158LOGO ) Change on Q2 2011 a Change at ------- Reported Constant exchange basis rates(1) euro Net sales 8,349m +0.5% +6.9%...

2011-07-22 08:07:00

PARIS, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT : SAN ; NYSE : SNY) is pleased to announce today the appointment of Greg Irace, currently President and CEO of Sanofi's US operations, to the newly created role of Senior Vice President, Global Services. In his new role, Greg will lead the Global Information Systems function, be responsible for shared support functions across all Sanofi businesses in North America and play a key role in the development of a global strategy for shared...

2011-07-19 16:00:00

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) announced today that its subsidiary, Valeant International (Barbados) SRL ("VIB"), has entered into an agreement with sanofi-aventis Canada Inc. ("sanofi-aventis") for the Canadian marketing and distribution rights to Zuacta(TM), a topical cream of zucapsaicin, which is indicated to be used in conjunction with oral COX-2 inhibitors or NSAIDs for the relief of severe pain...

2011-07-15 19:02:00

POINT RICHMOND, Calif., July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSPT) announced today plans to reduce operating expenses by eliminating approximately 45% of its workforce following notification from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the resubmitted New Drug Application (NDA) for Intermezzo® (zolpidem tartrate sublingual tablet), the company's lead product candidate, cannot be approved in its present form....

2011-07-13 07:00:00

YORK, Pa., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: UNIS; ASX: UNS) today announced it has commenced the initial supply of validated product of the Unifill® syringe to Sanofi, as per the terms of the industrialization agreement between both parties. Since signing the Exclusive Agreement in July 2008, Sanofi has paid Unilife a total of approximately $40 million, comprising a $16 million (euro 10 million) fee in exchange for...

2011-07-11 07:00:00

PARIS, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) announced today the strategic divestiture of its dermatology business, Dermik, to Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE/TSX: VRX) ("Valeant"), for a total cash consideration of US $425 million. Valeant is a pharmaceutical company focused on the neurology and dermatology therapeutic areas, based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110616/NY20158LOGO ) Dermik has a...

2011-07-11 00:10:00

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) announced today that Valeant and its subsidiary, Valeant International (Barbados) SRL (VIB), have signed an agreement to acquire Dermik, a dermatology unit of Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) in the U.S. and Canada, as well as the worldwide* rights to Sculptra® Aesthetic (injectable poly-L-lactic acid). Dermik has a significant presence in the...

2011-07-06 08:30:00

CHICAGO, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: United Parcel Services (NYSE: UPS), FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX), Bayer (OTC: BAYRY) , Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and Sanofi-Aventis (NYSE: SNY). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO)...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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