Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Pharmaceutical News Stories - March 2011

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2011-03-31 Biota wins U.S. drug development contract for Laninamivir 0 None
2011-03-31 First Edition: March 31, 2011 0 None
2011-03-31 Aetna commends FDA's decision on hydroxyprogesterone caproate 0 None
2011-03-31 SMFM praises FDA's announcement on Makena drug 0 None
2011-03-31 Health advocates file petition with U.N. over proposed trade agreement among several countries 0 None
2011-03-31 Researchers identify drug candidate that can treat prostate cancer 0 None
2011-03-31 Regulus obtains exclusive rights from NYU for miR-33a, 33b to treat metabolic diseases 0 None
2011-03-31 HHS unveils new website on vaccine and immunization for consumers 0 None
2011-03-30 AA Pharma launches Lithium Carbonate SR 300mg for Bipolar Disorder in Canada 0 4
2011-03-30 Traditional Chinese herbal medicine is an effective skin whitening cream 0 None
2011-03-30 McNeil takes voluntary action against certain OTC products in the U.S. 0 None
2011-03-30 DSP, Intercept enter license agreement for OCA 0 None
2011-03-30 Dr. Reddy’s acquires GSK's US penicillin facility and products 0 None
2011-03-30 FDA grants orphan drug status to America Stem Cell's ASC-101 0 None
2011-03-30 Prostate cancer drug and a new drug to prevent preterm births cause cost concerns, controversy 0 None
2011-03-30 WHO Director-General responds to draft report on agency's handling of H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2011-03-30 Unilife initiates Unifill syringe production for pharmaceutical companies 0 None
2011-03-30 Merck submits Erbitux indication extension to EMA for NSCLC treatment 0 None
2011-03-30 Valeant receives European Commission marketing authorization for Trobalt 0 None
2011-03-30 ACCF, AHA guidelines recognize Effient as Class I treatment option for patients with ACS-PCI 0 None
2011-03-30 Orthopedic surgeons prefer Genzyme's 3-cycle hyaluronic-acid in the U.S., Europe 0 None
2011-03-30 Drugs' cost deters patients from taking heart medicine 0 None
2011-03-30 USPTO grants composition-of-matter patent to Zalicus 'Synavive' product 0 None
2011-03-30 Non-generic drugs increase Medicaid costs 0 None
2011-03-30 USPTO issues patent to Somaxon's Silenor food effect 0 None
2011-03-30 Researchers develop new drug for multiple cancer treatment 0 None
2011-03-30 EC grants marketing authorization for GSK, Valeant's Trobalt to treat epilepsy 0 None
2011-03-30 Oral antioxidant formulation before medical imaging may minimize cell damage 0 None
2011-03-29 Reports of H1N1 outbreaks in Venezuela, Mexico prompt quick preventive action by health authorities 0 None
2011-03-29 AstraZeneca, AmeriCares partner to deliver medicines for people with chronic conditions 0 None
2011-03-29 PerkinElmer expands epigenetic detection reagents portfolio for drug discovery 0 None
2011-03-29 Nycomed submits teduglutide MAA to EMA for SBS treatment 0 None
2011-03-29 Cardinal Health, APhA partner to prevent prescription medication abuse 0 None
2011-03-29 Atypical antipsychotics is a safe mental health medication for nursing home residents 0 None
2011-03-29 Scientists develop new model that can predict early adverse drug reactions 0 None
2011-03-29 USPTO issues Notice of Allowance to Modular's green surfactant patent application 0 None
2011-03-28 New pill may protect DNA from radiation damage 0 None
2011-03-28 Cancer drug Gleevec may hold promise against scleroderma: Study 0 5
2011-03-28 Metagenics announces 2011 schedule for educational programs in lifestyle medicine 0 None
2011-03-28 Drugs can prevent risk of breast cancer in women, experts say 0 None
2011-03-28 RDY introduces Levocetirizine tablets in the U.S. market 0 None
2011-03-28 DAW prescriptions can increase annual health system costs to $7.7 billion 0 None
2011-03-28 MRF: FDA's decision on Yervoy offers new treatment options for patients with melanoma 0 None
2011-03-28 U.S. FDA approves Yervoy to treat patients with late-stage melanoma 0 4
2011-03-28 University of Aberdeen, TPP enter agreement to develop novel future medicines 0 None
2011-03-28 Study establishes strong link between nicotine and diabetes complications 0 None
2011-03-28 CHPA issues statement in response to anti-consumer law on cold and allergy drugs 0 None
2011-03-28 FDA approves ipilimumab for metastatic melanoma treatment 0 5
2011-03-28 Anergis SA closes funding round for allergy vaccines 0 None
2011-03-28 U.S. District Court rules in favor of Watson in generic SEASONIQUE patent infringement suit 0 None
2011-03-28 Panax ginseng, saffron and yohimbine can boost human sexual function 0 None
2011-03-28 Geriatrician provides latest Alzheimer drug research developments at International conference 0 None
2011-03-28 BMY receives FDA approval for YERVOY to treat metastatic melanoma 0 4
2011-03-28 APP voluntarily recalls Irinotecan Hydrochloride Injection for precautionary measure 0 None
2011-03-28 NeoProteomics secures exclusive option agreement with Case Western Reserve University 0 None
2011-03-28 Scientists receive AACR Team Science Award for HPV research 0 None
2011-03-28 Zileuton can help reduce amyloid plaque formation and Alzheimer's development 0 None
2011-03-28 FDA approves ipilimumab to treat metastatic melanoma 0 None
2011-03-25 German company steps up production of Radiogardase following Japan nuclear crisis 0 None
2011-03-25 Study finds increased risk of VTE during first year of combination oral contraceptive usage 0 None
2011-03-25 'Dispense as written' prescriptions cost the health care system $7.7 billion annually 0 None
2011-03-25 US District Court rules against Watson in generic Fentora patent suit 0 None
2011-03-25 Merck to return rights for betrixaban to Portola 0 None
2011-03-25 Graceway receives FDA approval for Zyclara Cream to treat genital warts 0 None
2011-03-25 New study finds 74.8% increase in hospital emergency visits due to Ecstasy use 0 None
2011-03-25 Osteoporosis study: Protelos have significant bone-forming activity than bisphosphonates 0 None
2011-03-25 Antibiotic treatment does not benefit patients with discoloured phlegm 0 None
2011-03-25 Almac extends Pharma Services business unit to increase demand for storage capacity 0 None
2011-03-25 Parkinson's disease drugs may lead to impulse control disorders 0 None
2011-03-25 Althea extends labeling, packaging of biological product services through Sherpa 0 None
2011-03-25 New findings may make morphine a safer, more effective drug for chronic pain control 0 None
2011-03-25 Dabigatran etexilate is less costly, more effective for stroke treatment in patients with AF 0 4
2011-03-25 Columbia University, Sanofi-aventis collaborate to develop innovative diabetes medicines 0 None
2011-03-25 USPTO issues Notice of Allowance to AlphaRx ARX8203 pain product candidate 0 None
2011-03-25 AACP selects Maryland professor for Pharmacy Educator Award 0 None
2011-03-25 Agilent opens new lab facility in Bangalore, India 0 None
2011-03-25 Researchers identify gene that can predict hypersensitivity to epilepsy drug 0 None
2011-03-25 APC-300 drug significantly inhibits pancreatic cancer cell growth: Adamis 1 None
2011-03-25 Sitagliptin drug can slow onset of diabetes 0 5
2011-03-25 Merck & Co receives FDA approval for Zostavax vaccine to treat shingles 0 None
2011-03-24 Perceptive Informatics announces eClinical Product Suite survey results 0 None
2011-03-24 Pharmacists seek delay of rule limiting amount of dispensed drugs 0 None
2011-03-24 ASAM issues white paper to halt medical marijuana use 2 2
2011-03-24 Colorcon announces specific details on its patent positions for enteric coatings 0 None
2011-03-24 Star Scientific's Ariva-BDL and Stonewall-BDL modified risk tobacco products not subject to FDC Act Chapter IX 0 None
2011-03-24 Prolia associated with greater adherence than alendronate in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis 0 None
2011-03-24 WHO report urges countries to step up fight against drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-03-24 Resveratrol can provide resistance before and after hazardous radiation exposure 0 1
2011-03-24 Xirrus deploys high performance Wi-Fi Arrays at EMA 0 None
2011-03-24 FTC: Granting pharmacists authority over PBMs may increase drug prices, reduce competition 0 None
2011-03-24 House bill proposes immunity for negligent drug manufacturers 0 5
2011-03-24 Decision Resources: 68% of gastroenterologists select Remicade for Crohn's treatment 0 None
2011-03-24 Oral contraceptive use before pregnancy does not pose respiratory problems in children 0 None
2011-03-24 New report shows 2% decrease in anxiolytic and hypnotic sales in Norway 0 None
2011-03-24 NephRx receives new U.S. patent for NX002 to treat IBD 0 None
2011-03-24 New research: Methadone can affect brain and impair intellectual functions 1 None
2011-03-24 USPTO grants patent to ULURU's Altrazeal product 0 None
2011-03-23 Ansell announces substantial price increase for NRL medical gloves 0 None
2011-03-23 Cilag, POZEN enter license agreement to develop and commercialize MT 400 0 None
2011-03-23 NephRx receives new U.S. patent for NX002 to treat oral mucositis 0 None
2011-03-23 PRWP receives two new patents for Galectin-targeting compounds in the U.S., Australia 0 None
2011-03-23 SGEN, Abbott enter collaboration agreement for ADC products 0 None
2011-03-23 POZEN files motion for Treximet patent litigation against Par 0 None
2011-03-23 SMR, RTU enter license agreement for RESCULA eye drops 0 None
2011-03-22 Milk allergy successfully treated with Xolair 0 4.5
2011-03-22 Multivitamin supplements can optimize body's metabolic performance 0 None
2011-03-22 USP teams up with FDA, CHPA to update quality standards for common medications 0 None
2011-03-22 Researchers launch free online Atlas of TB vaccination policies around the world 0 None
2011-03-22 AACP to honor UW professor with Volwiler Research Achievement Award 0 None
2011-03-22 Oral desensitization with omalizumab may treat milk allergy in children 0 None
2011-03-22 ACE, ARB combination therapy may increase risk of kidney failure, death 0 None
2011-03-22 FDA accepts Arisaph's ARI-3037MO IND for phase I human clinical trial 0 None
2011-03-22 BDSI's BEMA drug delivery technology receives Canada patent 0 None
2011-03-22 Researchers to develop house dust mite allergy vaccine that can cure asthma 0 None
2011-03-22 Watson introduces Famciclovir tablets to treat cold sores, genital herpes 0 None
2011-03-21 Hi-Tech Pharmacal acquires rights to Nystatin Oral suspension ANDA from Bausch + Lomb 0 None
2011-03-19 CHMP recommends approval of Centralized Marketing Authorization for Cinryze 0 None
2011-03-19 Government of Canada commits to contribute towards global effort to combat malaria 0 None
2011-03-19 BioMarin announces preliminary results from ADAPT in patients suffering from PKU 0 None
2011-03-19 Research roundup: Successful medical homes; shortage of HIV doctors; boosting use of $4 generic drugs 0 None
2011-03-19 Researchers identify protein that triggers immune response in TB-infected people 0 None
2011-03-18 EMA CHMP adopts negative opinion for Amgen's Vectibix in treatment of wild-type KRAS metastatic colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-03-18 EMA CHMP adopts positive opinion for Teva's NOMAC-E2 contraceptive pill 0 None
2011-03-18 Avid, Eli Lilly receive FDA complete response letter for Amyvid NDA 0 None
2011-03-18 MHA hosts two-day Long Term Care Business Summit at ARIA 0 None
2011-03-18 Medicare officials signal no payment changes on anemia drugs 0 None
2011-03-18 SCRIP to launch new pharma Lifecycle Management microsite 0 None
2011-03-18 Nature's Health announces record sales of 145% for Australian Dream pain relief cream 0 None
2011-03-18 Anacor Pharma, MMV enter agreement to develop AN3661 for malaria treatment 0 None
2011-03-18 New study: Men who consume hair loss drug may report sexual dysfunction 0 1
2011-03-18 New drug can aid in smoking reduction therapy 0 None
2011-03-18 Brand name drug prices go up 0 None
2011-03-18 Positron to introduce its radiopharmaceutical system at American College of Cardiology 0 None
2011-03-17 GenSpera strengthens intellectual property for second prostate cancer drug 0 None
2011-03-17 Highmark forces patients with PIDD to switch over to specific IgG therapy 0 None
2011-03-17 pIMAGO nanopolymer can test cancer drug efficacy against biochemical processes 0 None
2011-03-17 Inovio signs agreement with OncoSec to sell non-DNA cancer vaccine technology 0 None
2011-03-17 Scientist suggests breaking tangled mucus barrier can help treat cancer 0 None
2011-03-17 ACEP, Poison Control Centers raise awareness about drug poisoning dangers 0 None
2011-03-17 New omalizumab medication may reduce seasonal asthma attacks in children 0 None
2011-03-17 Naltrexone may be effective in women with specific genetic variation 0 None
2011-03-17 Scientists to develop new universal vaccine against various flu viruses 0 3
2011-03-17 Pharmaron signs agreement to provide Isis with nucleoside phosphoramidites up to 100 kg 0 None
2011-03-16 MorphoSys inks manufacturing agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim 0 None
2011-03-16 donates 50,000 potassium iodide tablets to Tokushukai Hospital in Tokyo 0 5
2011-03-16 Shanghai ChemPartner signs outsource research service agreement with Shenogen Pharma 0 None
2011-03-16 Researchers discover 3-D structure of key biological receptor 0 None
2011-03-16 Optimer receives U.S. patent for fidaxomicin to treat CDI 0 None
2011-03-16 Artesunate more effective against severe malaria 0 2
2011-03-16 Study investigates physiological changes within brain due to Prozac treatment 0 3
2011-03-16 Millennium, SGEN expand ADC collaboration 0 None
2011-03-16 Gadavist approved by FDA for use in central nervous system MRI scans 0 None
2011-03-16 NMS announces license agreement with Novartis 0 None
2011-03-15 Apeiron in antitumor substances deal with Cleveland Clinic 0 None
2011-03-15 Anavex to commence phase I clinical trial in Alzheimer’s disease 0 None
2011-03-15 Raymond Associates, BioNeutral enter global sales and distribution agreement for Ygiene antimicrobial technology 0 None
2011-03-15 Chelsea uses PHT's LogPad, SitePad Tablet for clinical study to treat Parkinson's patients with NOH 0 None
2011-03-15 InhibOx and COSMIC discoveries align to deliver full service drug discovery offering 0 None
2011-03-15 OncoSec signs agreement with Inovio to purchase non-DNA cancer vaccine technology 0 None
2011-03-15 Type 2 diabetes drug less likely to cause weight gain, raise cholesterol levels 0 2
2011-03-15 Argentum responds to recent decision in patent lawsuit against Noble Biomaterials 0 None
2011-03-15 Study evaluates potential national savings from discount generic medication programs 0 None
2011-03-15 New study: Two peptide agent combination might block tumor growth 0 None
2011-03-15 USPTO grants second patent to Angiochem's EPiC drugs 0 None
2011-03-15 New findings may open doors for vaccine development against HIV, tuberculosis 0 None
2011-03-15 EC grants marketing authorization for Taiho's Teysuno to treat gastric cancer 0 None
2011-03-15 Study: Statin use may reduce risk of high-grade prostate cancer 0 None
2011-03-14 Bayer receives FDA approval for Gadavist Injection 0 None
2011-03-14 Indium oxine in development at Positron's Crown Point facility 0 None
2011-03-14 EvaluatePharma data shows poor R&D productivity measures both in quality, quantity 0 None
2011-03-14 AbCheck licenses CELEXION yeast display technology for an industry first 0 None
2011-03-14 SOM Biotech closes first financing round and files patent application 0 None
2011-03-14 SCLR announces FDA's issue of deficiency letter for pseudoephedrine ANDA 0 None
2011-03-14 CTI, Chroma enter agreement to co-develop and license tosedostat 0 None
2011-03-14 External panel issues draft report saying WHO response to H1N1 lacked cohesion, clarity 0 None
2011-03-14 Nanotechnology might provide greater efficacy of medicines for brain disease 0 None
2011-03-14 New insights into factors affecting adolescent marijuana use 1 None
2011-03-14 Tamoxifen against breast cancer can save lives and reduce medical costs 0 None
2011-03-14 New international research project to identify antibiotics against tuberculosis 0 None
2011-03-14 US District Court rules in favor of Watson in FENTORA patent litigation 0 None
2011-03-12 Provepharm receives favorable EMA Review of its methylthioninium chloride Proveblue 0 None
2011-03-12 New drug for Lupus approved 1 1.7
2011-03-11 ChromaDex pTeroPure Pterostilbene receives 2010 Most Promising Ingredient of the Year award 0 None
2011-03-11 Updated NCCN Guidelines for Breast Cancer outline expanded treatment options 0 None
2011-03-11 Scientific advances at Scripps Research lay foundation for new lupus drug Benlysta 0 None
2011-03-11 Simcere files IND with SFDA of China for APX003 to treat cancer 0 None
2011-03-11 PNP reaches several major objectives in cancer therapeutic product development 0 None
2011-03-11 FDA announces consent decree of permanent injunction against McNeil-PPC 0 None
2011-03-11 FDA holds Senesco's SNS01-T clinical study due to delay of supplier's DMF updation 0 None
2011-03-11 OncoVista plans to advance reduced-toxicity targeted cancer treatments 0 None
2011-03-11 Canadian House of Commons passes bill that could ease access to generic drugs in developing countries 0 None
2011-03-11 Researchers concerned about use of mercury-based compound in inactivated flu vaccines 0 None
2011-03-11 Murad launches new powerhouse anti-aging treatment product 0 5
2011-03-11 SAMHSA study finds 51.5% drug-related hospital visits by older patients 0 None
2011-03-11 Infant formulas with fluoridated water increase risk of discolored teeth: HHS 0 5
2011-03-11 Eisai, Epizyme partner to develop and commercialize EZH2 epigenetic enzyme 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA approves Matrix NDA for Zidovudine Tablets 0 None
2011-03-10 Novartis new MS treatment receives Notice of Compliance in Canada 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA approves Covidien's LEU-based Mo-99 medical isotope 0 None
2011-03-10 Medtronic resolves FDA warning letters over Mounds View, Juncos facilities 0 None
2011-03-10 Despite aspirin therapy, specific inflammatory pathways may influence risk of colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-03-10 Pepscan signs Research and License Agreement with Crucell to devlop novel vaccines 0 None
2011-03-10 Scientists identify chemical compound that may lead to cancer-fighting drugs 0 1
2011-03-10 AHF unveils new national advertising campaign about AIDS drugs 0 None
2011-03-10 CRT, ICR sign deal with ZoBio to discover and develop cancer drugs 0 None
2011-03-10 Opinions: Investing in science, technology; Indian public-private partnership for NTDs; U.S. global food security investments; Clinton's statements on PEPFAR; U.S. foreign aid; primary care 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA informs additional delay of ARYx's request for naronapride SPA 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA approves BENLYSTA for active, autoantibody-positive systemic lupus erythematosus 0 5
2011-03-10 Israel grants patent to Kamada's Transferrin for use in Pharmaceutical Compositions 0 None
2011-03-10 NCPA encourages patients on safe disposal of unwanted medications 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA accepts Merck's SAFLUTAN NDA for standard review 0 None
2011-03-10 Illicit drug users may face increased risk of microbial infections 0 None
2011-03-09 EDT receives European approval for XEPLION injection to treat schizophrenia 0 1.7
2011-03-09 KineMed extends collaboration with BMY to identify and characterize Alzheimer's biomarkers 0 None
2011-03-09 U.S. FDA approves Hospira's docetaxel to treat variety of cancers 0 None
2011-03-09 New Australian drug approvals subject to budget cuts 1 None
2011-03-09 Human Genome Sciences receives FDA approval for Benlysta to treat lupus 0 2
2011-03-09 Adamis submits APC-100 IND to FDA for treatment of prostate cancer 0 None
2011-03-09 MD Solarsciences launches new sunscreen lotion at 2011 AAD meeting 0 5
2011-03-09 Oral magnesium oxide is a safe treatment for children with chronic constipation 0 None
2011-03-09 Variation in exposure to sunlight may affect sensitivity of individuals to drugs 0 None
2011-03-09 PILMA praises Senate for 2011 Patent Protection Act 0 None
2011-03-09 Yakult Honsha, AEZS sign agreement to develop, commercialize and license perifosine 0 None
2011-03-09 Also in global health news: Rights abuses in Myanmar; Indian malnutrition; Mali Global Fund grant; shift in USAID's programs in Afghanistan; Gates Foundation grant for vaccines 0 None
2011-03-09 Apotex passes Bill C-393 to fix Canada's Access to Medicines Regime 0 None
2011-03-09 USPTO grants new patent to Intellect's Alzheimer's vaccine 0 None
2011-03-09 New nitric oxide producing topical products support healing process 0 None
2011-03-09 Chemist discover new strategy to process certain drugs 0 None
2011-03-09 FDA accepts BMY and AstraZeneca's dapagliflozin NDA for review 0 None
2011-03-08 Patrys succeeds in obtaining commercial yields for its anti-cancer antibody therapeutic 0 None
2011-03-08 New insight into malaria 0 None
2011-03-08 Mississippi researchers work on drug discovey for poison ivy skin rash 0 None
2011-03-08 Anacor and iOWH establish research agreement to identify new drugs for shigellosis 0 None
2011-03-08 Discovery of potent class of anti-cancer compounds by Scripps Research and MIT scientists 0 None
2011-03-08 URMC research confirms possible use of mifepristone for painful fibroids 0 None
2011-03-08 Also in global health news: EU-India talks; China's health system funding; water in Ethiopia; nonprofit offering health services abroad to sell off assets; polio in India 0 None
2011-03-08 UCSF's new pharmacy to focus on direct patient care 0 None
2011-03-08 Ambry, RainDance enter new collaboration to develop and commercialize ADME screening 0 None
2011-03-07 New Lupus drug marching towards approval 0 None
2011-03-07 FDA says no cause for alarm on vaccines for meningitis and pneumonia 0 None
2011-03-07 5a-reductase inhibitors for male health problems can affect sexual health 0 2
2011-03-07 Solasia, ZIOPHARM enter license and collaboration agreement for darinaparsin product 0 None
2011-03-07 Galderma, Astrazeneca collaborate to develop new compounds for dermatological disorders 0 None
2011-03-07 Launch Excellence Services provides solutions to new pharma product market entry 0 None
2011-03-07 FDA's action impacts Elite pharma drugs 0 None
2011-03-06 New research: Rectal specific microbicides can protect against HIV 0 None
2011-03-05 FDA approves change to prescribing information for Gilead Sciences' Letairis 0 None
2011-03-05 Deal Search Online: Pharma is the single most active sector in decade's health care M&A market 0 None
2011-03-05 New turf battle: Retail pharmacists vs. mail order companies 0 None
2011-03-05 FDA accepts Lundbeck's clobazam NDA for review 0 2
2011-03-05 ADM, Burcon NutraScience enter license agreement to market CLARISOY soy protein 0 None
2011-03-05 Grifols receives FDA approval for Alphanate to treat vCJD 0 None
2011-03-05 Scientific symposium to examine new approaches to schizophrenia drug development 0 None
2011-03-05 Gates Foundation makes $10M PRI in Liquidia to support development of vaccines, therapeutics 0 None
2011-03-05 Football player announces release of new pre-workout intensity supplement 0 None
2011-03-05 Monthly liver enzyme tests not required for PAH patients taking Letairis tablets: FDA 0 None
2011-03-05 Topamax medication during pregnancy can lead to increased risk of oral birth defects in babies 0 None
2011-03-05 New research into drugs to prevent brain tumours in children wins vital funding 0 None
2011-03-04 Study: Resveratrol can reduce body fat 0 None
2011-03-04 Alcohol, marijuana and methamphetamines are common abuse substances 1 None
2011-03-04 Study: Vaccinated children and adolescents are less prone to infectious diseases 0 None
2011-03-04 New discovery holds promise for TB treatment 0 None
2011-03-04 European Commission approves BMY's ONGLYZA to treat type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-03-04 Few primary care physicians pay adequate attention to patients taking prescription opioid drugs 0 None
2011-03-04 Protesters call on Indian government to reject free trade agreement with EU 0 None
2011-03-04 Shire receives European Commission approval for self-administration of FIRAZYR for HAE 0 None
2011-03-04 Exercise can reduce cannabis use in persons who don't want to stop 0 None
2011-03-03 Endo's FORTESTA Gel for treatment of 'Low T' in males is now available in pharmacies 0 None
2011-03-03 Eisai receives FDA approval for BANZEL Oral Suspension to treat seizures linked with LGS 0 None
2011-03-03 FDA approves Amneal's Indomethacin ER capsules 0 None
2011-03-03 EU's Avastin policy: A stark contrast to the FDA's recent decision 0 None
2011-03-03 EC grants marketing authorization for InterMune's Esbriet to treat IPF 0 None
2011-03-03 Roche, OraSure receive FDA 510(k) clearance for Oral Fluid Drug Testing System 0 None
2011-03-03 Real-life scientists search for new medicinal plants in remote areas 0 None
2011-03-03 Lancet Infectious Diseases examines how resource gaps are creating barriers to reduce child mortality 0 None
2011-03-03 New Sanitized MedX 200s active ingredient series to reduce risk of HAI 0 None
2011-03-03 Celerion completes Clean Room, pharmacist certification to comply with USP 797 guidelines 0 5
2011-03-03 CTI meets officials of FDA's OND to support pixantrone NDA 0 None
2011-03-03 FDA takes action against companies that manufacture unapproved prescription drugs 0 None
2011-03-03 Omeros identifies orphan GPCR compounds associated to pancreatic cancer, cognitive disorders 0 None
2011-03-03 New breakthrough in immunological research 0 None
2011-03-03 FADD protein discovery can lead to better cancer and autoimmune disease drugs 0 None
2011-03-03 Study: Men who consume non-steroidals more likely to have erectile dysfunction 0 None
2011-03-03 Portola, Accumetrics sign agreement to develop and supply VerifyNow System 0 None
2011-03-02 Ibuprofen may protect against development of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-03-02 IAVI, THSTI collaborate to establish HIV Vaccine Design Program in India 0 None
2011-03-02 Oxygen Biotherapeutics receives U.S. Army grant for studies of Oxycyte 0 None
2011-03-02 PreTreat Complete is now available for public to reduce migraine headaches 0 None
2011-03-02 Ipsen, Gtx terminate collaboration for development and commercialization of toremifene 0 None
2011-03-02 WARFARIN study to explore impact of genetic testing on individualized dosing 0 3
2011-03-02 Study: Medication adherence alone may not benefit employees with chronic conditions 0 None
2011-03-02 Inter Press Service explores how Kenya's Anti-Counterfeit Act, possible EU-India free trade agreement could scale back access to affordable medications 0 None
2011-03-02 Trial date set for Teva's generic COPAXONE patent infringement litigation against Momenta 0 None
2011-03-02 Four pharmaceutical companies partner to create new single-source industry 0 None
2011-03-02 EMD Serono receives FDA CRL on Cladribine Tablets NDA for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-03-02 Baxter announces European rMRP approval of PREFLUCEL seasonal influenza vaccine 0 None
2011-03-02 U.S. Army awards Oxygen Biotherapeutics two-year grant to study Oxycyte PFC emulsion against TBI 0 None
2011-03-02 Study: 700,000 drug-related ED visits cost nearly $1.4 billion in 2007 0 None
2011-03-02 Study: Pycnogenol- offers natural solution for patients with metabolic syndrome 0 None
2011-03-02 Research: Tanning bed exposure can lead to serious skin problems 0 None
2011-03-02 EPO to grant patent for Apricus MycoVa product to treat nail fungus 0 3
2011-03-01 VaxInnate receives $196 million BARDA contract to develop novel flu vaccines 0 None
2011-03-01 European Commission approves BMY's BARACLUDE(r) to treat CHB in adult patients with liver disease 0 None
2011-03-01 FDA approves roflumilast to treat COPD 0 1
2011-03-01 New drug approved for COPD by the FDA 0 3.4
2011-03-01 New therapeutic strategy improves superior renal function after kidney transplantation 0 None
2011-03-01 FDA approves Forest Labs' Daliresp to treat COPD 1 None
2011-03-01 Anti-AIDS gel shows promise 0 None
2011-03-01 Medical experts propose six-point framework for safe production and use of Kava plant 0 None
2011-03-01 Decision Resources: 52% of surveyed cardiologists identify furosemide as efficacious acute heart failure therapy 0 None
2011-03-01 Excella achieves SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification 0 None
2011-03-01 Meda launches Medivir's cold sore treatment Xerese in the U.S. 0 None
2011-03-01 Sweden's TLV confirms reimbursement for Qutenza patch for treatment of peripheral neuropathic pain 0 None
2011-03-01 Santaris licenses miR-33 from MGH to treat cardiovascular disorders 0 None
2011-03-01 Novavax announces agreement to license VLP vaccine technology to LGLS 0 None
2011-03-01 HP announces innovative drug research application for its inkjet technology 0 None
2011-03-01 AFFiRiS announces significant progress in collaboration with GSK for Alzheimer's vaccine development 0 None
2011-03-01 Nile plans to develop novel therapeutics for ADHF 0 None


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