Biotechnology News

Wed, 2016-01-20 20:03

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MedAdvisor Limited (ASX:MDR) announces the appointment of Ms Sandra Hook as Non-Executive Director.

Mon, 2015-11-30 15:00

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The COPD Foundation today announced the launch of the StopCOPD app, a powerful new tool to enable patients to participate in the COPD Patient-Powered Research Network (COPD PPRN), a lung health research study aiming...

Mon, 2015-11-30 14:00

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Big data analytics and solutions provider Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) today announced it has once again been engaged by a Fortune 500 biopharmaceutical research and development firm to provide critical data...

Mon, 2015-11-30 14:00

LEWISVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--med fusion, an integrated Molecular Center of Excellence and clinical trials service organization, announced the expansion of its molecular diagnostic testing services to include the Oncotype DX® assays, which...

Mon, 2015-11-30 14:00

LAVAL, Québec--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Algorithme Pharma of the Altasciences Group, a full service provider focused on early stage clinical research, today announced the addition of Dr. Graham Wood, Executive Vice President, Phase I Clinical Development...

Mon, 2015-11-30 13:00

BRIDGEWATER, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Asana BioSciences, LLC presents the first clinical data for its product candidate ASN002, a novel SYK/JAK inhibitor, on December 7 at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting in Orlando.

Mon, 2015-11-30 11:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RetroSense Therapeutics Chief Executive Officer Sean Ainsworth will present at the 27th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference and the Genetic RX Conference.

Mon, 2015-11-30 11:00

LYON, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ENYO Pharma strengthens its arsenal of hepatitis B potential therapies.

Mon, 2015-11-30 11:00

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative medicines to address unmet medical needs in central nervous system (CNS) disorders...

Mon, 2015-11-30 10:00

LA CIOTAT, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--November 30, 2015 Olea Medical™, the designer of Olea Sphere™, the state-of-the-art advanced post-processing and visualization of MRI and CT images solution, announces the launch of the first edition of the "...

Mon, 2015-11-30 10:00

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative medicines to address unmet medical needs in central nervous system (CNS) disorders...

Mon, 2015-11-30 10:00

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) today announced the opening of a new office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to more effectively supply all Waters products and services to customers directly.

Mon, 2015-11-30 10:00

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetaStat, Inc. (OTCQB:MTST), a molecular diagnostic company, today announced certification from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) under the Clinical...

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IRWD) announced today that the Phase II clinical trial of linaclotide conducted in adults with opioid-induced constipation (OIC) met its primary endpoint. The OIC clinical...

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

BURLINGTON, Vt. & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Yuma Regional Medical Center selects Mach7 Enterprise Imaging Platform to eliminate traditional PACS, fueling interoperability and enterprise-wide collaboration.

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lysogene wins the Deloitte In Extenso Technology Fast 50 “Biotech of the Future” Award for the Paris, France region.

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--St. Jude Medical today announced the European launch of the Proclaim™ Elite Spinal Cord Stimulation System, the first and only upgradeable, non-rechargeable, burst-enabled MR-conditional SCS system.

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYTX) announced today the publication of preclinical data demonstrating that Cytori Cell Therapy can promote burn wound healing via topical spray delivery, achieving similar effects...

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Announces Notice of Allowance for U.S. Patent Covering LJPC-501

Mon, 2015-11-30 09:00

AARHUS, Denmark & KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New integration enables Adobe FrameMaker users to expand DITA authoring and content management capabilities with Dx4™.

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

BARCELONA, Spain--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veeva Systems Inc. today announced that Veeva OpenData is now available in all top five markets in Europe – the UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain.

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veeva Systems Inc. today announced that Veeva OpenData is now available in all top five markets in Europe – the UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain. Veeva OpenData provides customer reference data and...

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Incyte Corporation (Nasdaq:INCY) announces that more than 60 abstracts featuring data from its ongoing clinical development program for Jakafi® (ruxolitinib) will be presented at the upcoming American Society of...

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

ARDSLEY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACOR) announced that Michael Rogers, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference in New York on Tuesday, December 8 at 11:30 am. A live audio...

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

SAN DIEGO & BRUSSELS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ignyta, Inc. (Nasdaq: RXDX), a precision oncology biotechnology company, and the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) today announced that they will collaborate via EORTC’s...

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bristol-Myers Squibb to Present New Data Across Multiple Blood Cancers at the 57th Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Society of Hematology

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

JERUSALEM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) announced today that it is commencing concurrent offerings totaling approximately $6.75 billion, consisting of approximately $3.375 billion of its American...

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

BANNOCKBURN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Baxalta announces U.S. commercial availability for ADYNOVATE.

Mon, 2015-11-30 08:00

ZUG, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PSI CRO, a full service Contract Research Organization, invites biotechnology companies and CROs to join forces in bringing novel treatments to patients sooner.

Mon, 2015-11-30 07:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PixarBio Corporation today announced that Director of Business Development Glenn Reiser will be presenting its breakthrough non-opiate pain platform at the Life Sciences Summit 2015 held in New York, NY on...

Mon, 2015-11-30 07:00

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sosei Group Corporation (“Sosei”) (TOKYO:4565) today announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Heptares Therapeutics has entered into a strategic drug discovery collaboration with Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) to research and...

Mon, 2015-11-30 04:00

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chugai Pharma Marketing changed its corporate name to Chugai Pharma Europe effective from November 27.

Mon, 2015-11-30 04:00

STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint Bioscience AB (STO:SPRINT) Sprint Bioscience has signed a collaboration agreement with the Lundberg Laboratory for Diabetes Research at Gothenburg University in which Sprint Bioscience will develop drug...

Mon, 2015-11-30 03:00

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PureTech Health ( LSE: PRTC), a cross-disciplinary healthcare company, names Scientific Advisory Board and appoints Dr.Joe Bolen as Entrepreneur-In-Residence

Mon, 2015-11-30 03:00

JERUSALEM & OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE:TEVA) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that the two companies have entered into a definitive agreement to...

Fri, 2015-11-27 17:00

PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bristol-Myers Squibb Announces Regulatory Update for Opdivo (nivolumab) in Advanced Melanoma