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AstraZeneca and Isis Pharmaceuticals to Discover and Develop Antisense Drugs for Cardiovascular, Metabolic and Renal Diseases

8/2/2015
CARLSBAD, Calif. , Aug. 3, 2015  Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS ) and AstraZeneca today announced a strategic collaboration to discover and develop antisense therapies for cardiovascular, metabolic and renal diseases. The new collaboration builds on a broad existing relationship between the two companies and supports AstraZeneca's strategic approach in these the... [Comments]

Dechra to Acquire 63.3% Shareholding (£19.4m) in Genera d.d. Croatia

8/2/2015
LONDON , August 3, 2015 Mandatory takeover offer for the remaining shares  Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC ("Dechra" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the signing of a conditional share purchase agreement ("SPA") with Mr. Marijan Han žeković to acquire his 63.3% holding (equivalent to 69% voting rights) in Genera d.d. ("Genera"), a Croatian listed pharma... [Comments]

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Results For Pivotal Phase 3 Telotristat Etiprate Study In Cancer Patients With Carcinoid Syndrome

8/2/2015
THE WOODLANDS, Texas , Aug. 3, 2015  Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX ) today announced that the pivotal TELESTAR Phase 3 clinical trial met its primary endpoint, showing the benefit of oral telotristat etiprate in treating cancer patients with carcinoid syndrome that is not adequately controlled by the current standard of care. Telotristat etiprate was discove... [Comments]

Consumers Forcing Pharmaceutical Industry to Shift its Marketing Focus from Products to Patients

7/31/2015
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. , July 31, 2015  Physicians and payers alone do not contribute to product success in the biopharmaceutical market. Patients are better informed and getting increasingly involved in the process of selecting and switching therapies. This shift in power is reshaping the healthcare marketplace and is pushing marketers' efforts toward patient-focused marketing... [Comments]

Best Practices in Building World-Class Consumer & Over-the-Counter Call Centers

7/31/2015
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. , July 31, 2015  In today's ever-changing marketplace, call centers must meet the needs of customers who are increasingly mobile, increasingly connected, and increasingly impatient with slow service. The need to support a growing variety of customer interaction channels and tools is driving call centers to explore new areas of technology, including social... [Comments]

Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That The FDA Has Issued A Warning Letter To IVC Filter Manufacturer, C.R. Bard

7/31/2015
NEW YORK , July 31, 2015  Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting that on July 13, 2015, the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning letter to C.R. Bard, the manufacturer of Inferior vena cava (IVC) filters , for not taking adequate strides to correct violations the agency found at two of Bard's facilities. Bard was previously made aware of these violations after the FDA... [Comments]

Community Leaders From Across The Country Head To Indianapolis For CADCA 2015 Mid-Year Training Institute Aug. 2-6

7/31/2015
WASHINGTON , July 31, 2015 More than 1,500 substance abuse prevention and treatment specialists from across the country will convene in Indianapolis Aug. 2-6 for Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)'s 2015 Mid-Year Training Institute . The week-long training, held at the JW Marriott, will teach participants how to address one of our nation's bigges... [Comments]

NABP Stresses Need for Accountability in Enforcing Internet Policies to Protect the Public From Illegal Online Drug Sellers

7/31/2015
MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. , July 31, 2015 Today, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy ® (NABP ® ) issued a report urging greater accountability by the stakeholders charged with ensuring that action is taken against websites illegally selling medications online. As detailed in the Internet Drug Outlet Identification Program Progress Report for State... [Comments]

Syringes and Needles Market Products Pipeline Review 2015 Report

7/31/2015
CHICAGO , July 31, 2015 RnRMarketResearch.com adds Syringes and Needles - Pipeline Review, 2015 market research report that provides an overview of syringes and needles currently in pipeline stage using data sourced from in-house databases, secondary and primary research. Complete report on syringes and needles market products pipeline spread across 124 pages, talking abou... [Comments]

Correction Notice Of Press Release On Surviving Your Hospital Stay

7/31/2015
CHICAGO , July 31, 2015 The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety issued a press release on July 28, 2015, "Surviving Your Hospital Stay: Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Launches Fundraising for Patient Safety." A sentence was omitted from the release. The last sentence should read: "PPAHS is a member of the National Coalition to Promot... [Comments]

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