Sunday March 26, 2017 12:25

Food and Healthcare Press Releases

FDA Grants Approval for BAVENCIO(R) (avelumab), the First Immunotherapy Approved for Metastatic Heathcare—24 Mar 17

- Only FDA-approved treatment for metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma, a rare and aggressive skin cancer - First indication for BAVENCIO, a human anti-PD-L1 antibody Merck and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration

Rajanukul Institute Honored for Pioneering Global Health Work with First-ever Golisano Global Heathcare—21 Mar 17

The Golisano Foundation and Special Olympics, the largest public health organization for people with intellectual disabilities (ID), honored the Rajanukul Institute, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand in Bangkok, Thailand for launching a national health

Truth or Myth? Global Survey for World Oral Health Day Exposes the Truth About our Oral Health Heathcare—20 Mar 17

Today on World Oral Health Day , FDI World Dental Federation is myth busting what people around the world believe to be good oral health practices, encouraging them to become better informed and take action. Oral health is integral to our general health

ISABS เตรียมจัดการประชุมว่าด้วยการแพทย์ส่วนบุคคลที่โครเอเชีย มิ.ย.นี้ Heathcare—16 Mar 17

International Society for Applied Biological Sciences (ISABS), Mayo Clinic และ St. Catherine Hospital ร่วมด้วย Philips เตรียมจัดการประชุม "The Tenth ISABS Conference on Forensic and Anthropologic Genetics and Mayo Clinic Lectures in Individualized

ISABS: Personalized Medicine Conference with Nobel Prize Laureates Participation to be held in Heathcare—16 Mar 17

International Society for Applied Biological Sciences (ISABS), Mayo Clinic and St. Catherine Hospital in partnership with Philips are organizing "The Tenth ISABS Conference on Forensic and Anthropologic Genetics and Mayo Clinic Lectures in Individualized

HIMSS Asia Pacific ผนึกกำลัง Singapore Nurses Association และ Integrating the Health Enterprise Heathcare—14 Mar 17

HIMSS Asia Pacific ประกาศผนึกกำลังกับ Singapore Nurses Association (SNA) และ Integrating the Health Enterprise (IHE) จัดกิจกรรมที่น่าสนใจทั้งก่อนและระหว่างการประชุม HIMSS AsiaPac17 ซึ่งจะจัดขึ้นระหว่างวันที่ 11-14 กันยายนนี้ ณ โรงแรม Marina Bay Sands

HIMSS Asia Pacific Announces Program Partnerships with Singapore Nurses Association and Integrating Heathcare—14 Mar 17

HIMSS Asia Pacific announced today that it will be joining forces with Singapore Nurses Association (SNA) and Integrating the Health Enterprise (IHE) to offer pre-conference and main conference programs for delegates at this year's HIMSS AsiaPac17

New Merck Technology Aims to Further Optimize Embryo Incubation and Heathcare—10 Mar 17

- Merck integrates innovative Eeva(R) Test with Geri(TM) incubation platform, bringing individualized incubation and outcome prediction together - Geri(TM) humidity technology aims to further advance incubation to precisely monitor and manage the

Dr. Guislain Museum and Janssen Seek Nominations for 2017 Breaking the Chains of Stigma Heathcare—10 Mar 17

The Dr. Guislain Museum in Ghent, Belgium and Janssen Research & Development, LLC ("Janssen"), today announced that they are seeking nominations for the sixth annual Dr. Guislain "Breaking the Chains of Stigma" Award. The Award honors an individual,

LEO Pharma Announces Positive Results From Phase 2b Clinical Study for Tralokinumab in Atopic Heathcare—06 Mar 17

LEO Pharma today announced positive results from a Phase 2b dose-ranging efficacy and safety study of tralokinumab in adult patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (AD), a serious and chronic form of eczema. Tralokinumab is an investigational

NICE Expands Positive Recommendation for Erbitux as First-line Treatment for RAS Wild-type Heathcare—02 Mar 17

- More patients now able to receive a standard-of-care treatment with Erbitux plus FOLFIRI or FOLFOX - NICE's recommendation is a significant step forward in Merck's aspiration to ensure cancer patients have optimal access to effective treatments

FDA Accepts the Biologics License Application for Avelumab for the Treatment of Metastatic Heathcare—01 Mar 17

- Prognosis for urothelial carcinoma is currently poor, particularly when the disease has metastasized Merck and Pfizer Inc. today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for Priority Review the Biologics License

ALKs ACARIZAX(R) Data Results in Significant Change to the GINA Asthma Management Strategy: Heathcare—28 Feb 17

ALK (ALKB: DC / OMX: ALK B / AKABY / AKBLF) today announced that for the first time, allergy immunotherapy is now recommended as a treatment option in the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) report: Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention.

ผลวิเคราะห์ครั้งสำคัญชี้ Stretta ช่วยบรรเทาอาการของโรคกรดไหลย้อนได้อย่างมีนัยสำคัญและต่อเนื่อง Heathcare—28 Feb 17

Mederi Therapeutics เผยผลการวิเคราะห์ข้อมูลจากการวิจัย 28 โครงการ ครอบคลุมผู้ป่วยโรคกรดไหลย้อน 2,468 คนที่เข้ารับการรักษาด้วย Stretta Therapy โดยผลการวิเคราะห์ในหัวข้อ " Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Controlled and Prospective Cohort Efficacy

Landmark Study: Meta-Analysis of 28 Studies Shows Stretta Therapy for GERD Consistently and Heathcare—28 Feb 17

Mederi Therapeutics today announced the publication of a meta-analysis of 28 studies, representing 2468 patients who received Stretta Therapy to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). The study entitled, " Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of

Merck Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for New Pergoveris(R) Fertility Heathcare—27 Feb 17

- Simplified injection device for self-administration comes in multiple doses, addressing individual needs of patients Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use

Tillotts Pharma in Germany Dedicated to Gastrointestinal Health Heathcare—24 Feb 17

Tillotts Pharma is strengthening its presence in the German market: the Berlin office was opened in January 2017 under the management of Magdalena Kritikos. The portfolio includes Entocort(R) for the treatment of Crohn's disease, Asacol(R) for the

Dr. Harold Lancer Is Honored With the Beauty Enhancement Award, at the 3rd Annual Hollywood Beauty Heathcare—23 Feb 17

World renowned dermatologist, Dr. Lancer was honored with the 'Beauty Enhancement Award' for his pioneering approach to dermatology and in recognition of his unrivalled relationships with his patients all over the world. The black tie dinner gala,

Improving data center performance at the University Hospital Basel with MNS-Up Heathcare—15 Feb 17

At the University Hospital Basel all patient information is stored digitally in the hospital's data center. It is essential that the facility's electrical infrastructure is the best that it can be – lives depend on it. The hospital decided to

Hearing Date of Thalidomide Lawsuit in Germany announced Heathcare—14 Feb 17

60 years after the market launch of Contergan (active ingredient: thalidomide), the greatest pharmaceutical scandal in the Federal Republic of Germany continues to boil. A lawsuit will be heard in the Bonn Regional Court at 12:00 hrs on 15.2.2017 that is

Janssen Announces Two-drug Combination of Dolutegravir and Rilpivirine Demonstrates Efficacy in Heathcare—14 Feb 17

- First Detailed Results from SWORD Clinical Trial Program Show Investigational Two-drug Combination as Effective as Three- or Four-drug Regimens as Maintenance Therapy in Patients who have Already Achieved Viral Suppression Janssen Sciences Ireland UC

European Commission Approves Once-Daily Olumiant Tablets for Treatment of Adults with Heathcare—14 Feb 17

Baricitinib, marketed as Olumiant, is the first JAK inhibitor approved to treat RA in the EU Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ: INCY) announced today that the European Commission has granted marketing authorisation for

Flexible Storage Options can Impact Daily Use of FVIII Treatments in People with Haemophilia Heathcare—01 Feb 17

Patient preference data presented today at the 10th Annual Congress of the European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders (EAHAD) demonstrated the importance of flexible storage on daily use of FVIII treatments in people with haemophilia A.

Merck and Genea Open Centre of Excellence for Fertility Heathcare—20 Jan 17

- Merck is broadening its efforts to support ART clinics to achieve excellence for patients - Through leading edge education and training, the Centre of Excellence aims to support clinics to achieve consistent and high level of outcome Merck, a leading