Log in to search using one of your social media accounts:

 

FDA Approves Drug Combo for Aggressive Thyroid Cancer
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Two anti-cancer drugs administered together have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat BRAF-positive anaplastic thyroid cancer. Tafinlar (dabrafenib) and Mekinist (trametinib) combined have been... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Geisinger Says DNA Sequencing As Preventative Care Is Ready For The Clinic
“We’re going to start doing it the same way we would talk to patients about getting a cholesterol check,” the health system's president and CEO Dr. David Feinberg said. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ellie Kincaid, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Auromedics Pharma LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Product Piperacillin and Tazobactam For Injection 3.375 Grams Per Vial, Due to Presence of Glass Particulates
East Windsor, New Jersey, AuroMedics Pharma LLC is voluntarily recalling two lots of Piperacillin and Tazobactam for injection, USP 3.375 g (Piperacillin Sodium equivalent to 3 g of Piperacillin USP and Tazobactam Sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of Tazobactam USP. Each vial contains 7.05 mEq (162 mg) of Sodium) in a Single-Dose vial, to the hospital level. The products have been found to contain particulate matter, visible only after reconstitution that was confirmed to be glass within the vial. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - May 7, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Auromedics Pharma LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Product
East Windsor, New Jersey, AuroMedics Pharma LLC is voluntarily recalling two lots of Piperacillin and Tazobactam for injection, USP 3.375 g (Piperacillin Sodium equivalent to 3 g of Piperacillin USP and Tazobactam Sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of Tazobactam USP. Each vial contains 7.05 mEq (162 mg) of Sodium) in a Single-Dose vial, to the hospital level. The products have been found to contain particulate matter, visible only after reconstitution that was confirmed to be glass within the vial. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - May 7, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Auromedics Pharma LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Ampicillin and Sulbactam For Injection USP 3 Grams Due to The Presence of Visible Particulate Matter
AuroMedics Pharma LLC is voluntarily recalling two lots of Ampicillin and Sulbactam for Injection USP, 3 grams*/ Single-Dose vial, to the hospital/user level. The recall has been initiated due to customer complaints of the presence of red particulate matter in the product that is believed to be red rubber particles from the manufacturing process of the active ingredients. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - May 7, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

AstraZeneca shareholders urged to reject pay report
Adviser ISS raises concerns over bonus targets and disclosure (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Durham pharma eyes potential approval of drug in roughly $5B market
RedHill Biopharma (Nasdaq: RDHL) – which continued to grow its U.S. commercial operations based in Raleigh over the course of 2017 – has its sights set on potential approval of a drug in a market worth roughly $5 billion.  RedHill expects to compete enrollment of close to 450 patients in an ongoing Phase III study for its dru g candidate TALICIA for the treatment of H. pylori infection – which can cause chronic gastritis, ulcers and gastric cancer – in the third quarter of this year. As… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

CardioFocus(R) Announces FDA Approval Of The Next-Generation HeartLight(R) Excalibur Balloon(TM) Designed For The Treatment Of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- CardioFocus, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for the HeartLight Excalibur Balloon, a next-generation technology designe... Devices, Cardiology, FDA CardioFocus, HeartLight Excalibur, atrial fibrillation (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ORIC Has Appointed Jacob Chacko, MD as Chief Executive Officer
Rich Heyman, PhD will transition from interim CEO to Chairman of the ORIC Board of Directors SAN FRANCISCO, May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ORIC Pharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage oncology company focused on discovery and develo... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Personnel ORIC Pharmaceuticals (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ANI Pharmaceuticals Completes Acquisition of Generic Products and Assets from Amneal/Impax
BAUDETTE, Minn., May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("ANI") (Nasdaq: ANIP) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of a portfolio of six generic products, related manufacturing and su... Biopharmaceuticals, Generics, Acquisitions ANI Pharmaceuticals, Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Impax Laboratories, Simvastatin (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Varian Acquires Taiwan Distributor
PALO ALTO, Calif. and TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has acquired Cooperative CL Enterprises (COOP), a leading distributor of radiotherapy equipment in Taiwan. COOP currentl... Devices, Oncology, Distribution, Mergers & Acquisitions Varian Medical Systems, ProBeam, proton therapy, radiotherapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Elliott makes $7bn takeover offer for Athenahealth
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A Little Caffeine May Be Good For The Heart After All [Infographic]
Contrary to conventional wisdom, a little caffeine may not be so bad for the heart. In some ways, it may be good. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice G. Walton, Contributor Source Type: news

Baltimore entrepreneur looks to raise $500K to launch first medical product
A Baltimore medical device startup is seeking $500,000 in funding and U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval, so it can market a new spray that can help stop someone from bleeding out. BC3 Technologies, a medical device firm, is looking to commercialize its first product, called SEAL. It is an aerosolized hemostatic, or spray that can help induce clotting and stop a wound from bleeding, buying someone extra time to get to a hospital for treatment. The company recently completed a three-month… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Athenahealth shares surge on Elliott takeover reports
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

$6B Magellan Health's CIO And CTO Drives A Humanized Digital Experience
Srini Koushik was a start-up CEO, the GM of a business for HP, a consultant for IBM, and a CIO& CTO at Nationwide Insurance before joining Magellan Health as CIO& CTO. His depth and breadth of experience has led to an unusual orientation for him as he drives superior customer experience. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Peter High, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:MGLN NYSE:IBM NASDAQ:AMZN NYSE:BOX Source Type: news

$4B Magellan Health's CIO And CTO Drives A Humanized Digital Experience
Srini Koushik was a start-up CEO, the GM of a business for HP, a consultant for IBM, and a CIO& CTO at Nationwide Insurance before joining Magellan Health as CIO& CTO. His depth and breadth of experience has led to an unusual orientation for him as he drives superior customer experience. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Peter High, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:MGLN NYSE:IBM NASDAQ:AMZN NYSE:BOX Source Type: news

Genprex Announces $10 Million Private Placement
AUSTIN, Texas, May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Genprex, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNPX), a clinical stage gene therapy company developing a new approach to treating cancer based upon a novel proprietary technology platform, announced today th... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Venture Capital Genprex, Oncoprex, immunogene therapy, NSCLC (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Amneal Initiates Phase 3 Study for IPX203, an Investigational Extended-Release Formulation of Carbidopa-Levodopa (CD-LD) in Advanced Parkinson's Disease Patients
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Amneal (NYSE: AMRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced it has initiated a Phase 3 trial for IPX203. The IPX203 Phase 3 protocol has been agreed upon with the Foo... Biopharmaceutical, Neurology Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Parkinson's Disease, carbidopa, levodopa (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Salix Receives FDA Approval For PLENVU(R), Next Generation 1-Liter Bowel Cleansing Preparation For Colonoscopies
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. ("Salix"), one of the largest specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world committed to the prevention and treatment of gastrointestinal d... Biopharmaceuticals, FDA Salix Pharmaceuticals, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Norgine, PLENVU (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lannett Acquires Portfolio Of Generic Products From Endo International
Transaction Includes 23 Approved and 1 Pending Drug Product Applications, Primarily Oral Solutions PHILADELPHIA, May 7, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI) today announced that it has acquired 23 approved... Biopharmaceuticals, Generic, Acquisitions Lannett Company, Endo International (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bayer announces Executive Leadership Team for new Crop Science division
Liam Condon to lead newly combined organization (Source: Bayer Company News)
Source: Bayer Company News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Worldwide Clinical Trials forms long-term alliance for pediatric drug development
Morrisville-based Worldwide Clinical Trials has formed a new long-term alliance with fellow contract research organization KinderPharm for pediatric drug development and research.   Worldwide moved its corporate headquarters from Pennsylvania to the Triangle several years back, and currently employs 207 people locally and about 1,600 globally. KinderPharm – which focuses exclusively on pediatric clinical research – is based in Exton, Pennsylvania. It has 18 full-time em ployees and 32 contract… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Child Secondhand Pot + Tobacco Exposure Ups Risk for ER Visits
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Children with exposure to secondhand marijuana and tobacco smoke have an increased rate of emergency department visitation, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, held from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Does N.C. make the cut as one of the best states for nurses?
Much has been said about the nursing shortage — But how does North Carolina stack up when it comes to actually working as a nurse? North Carolina is the 34th best state for the nursing profession, according to WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia, evaluating 21 metrics related to nursing-job opportunities, such as average annual salary, job openings per capita, and ratio of nurses to hospital beds. North Carolina, with an index score of 52.41 out of 100, also ranks… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Seaman Source Type: news

Executive Function Improved With Prenatal Exposure to SSRIs
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Children with prenatal exposure to serotonin reuptake inhibitors (pSRI) have better executive function (EF) at age 12 years, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, held from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eyes of Ebola Survivors Show Localized Pathological Changes
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Survivors of Ebola virus disease (EVD) have localized pathological changes in photoreceptors, according to a study published online May 3 in JAMA Ophthalmology. Paul J. Steptoe, M.B.Ch.B., from the University of Liverpool in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Poor Prognosis for Interval Breast Cancer After Negative Mammo
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- The likelihood of having breast cancer with a poor prognosis is increased for cancer diagnosed after a screening mammography with negative results, according to a research letter published online May 3 in JAMA Oncology. Anne... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Early Intervention Services Best for Early-Phase Psychosis
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Early intervention services (EIS) are better than treatment as usual (TAU) for early-phase psychosis across meta-analyzable outcomes, according to a review published online May 2 in JAMA Psychiatry. Christoph U. Correll, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Provider Counseling for Weight Loss Up for Arthritis, Overweight
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- In 2014, health care provider counseling for weight loss for adults with arthritis and overweight or obesity was 45.5 percent, up 10.4 percent from 2002, according to research published in the May 3 issue of the U.S. Centers... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Daily Sports Drink Consumption Down in U.S. Teenagers
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Teenagers'weekly consumption of sports drinks increased from 2010 to 2015, although daily consumption declined for most teens, according to a study published online May 7 in Pediatrics. Kyla Cordrey, from the Steven and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Parenting Fears Harm Well-Being of Women With Metastatic Cancer
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Among women with metastatic cancer and dependent children, parenting concerns negatively impact health-related quality of life (HRQOL), according to a study published online May 7 in Cancer. Eliza M. Park, M.D., from the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Psoriasis Negatively Affects Patient Sleep Quality
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Patients with psoriasis commonly report poor sleep, with itch being the main predictor, according to a study published online April 28 in the British Journal of Dermatology. Peter Jensen, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Community Health Worker-Led Intervention Beneficial in T2DM
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- A community health worker (CHW)-led diabetes self-management education (DSME) program is associated with sustained improvement in hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c), according to a study published online April 27 in Diabetes Care. Michael... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

This Healthcare Entrepreneur Works As A Walmart Cashier And Came Up With A Plan To Help Caregivers
By working at Walmart, healthcare entrepreneur Alexandra Drane was able to help caregivers, who are vulnerable to chronic diseases because of stress. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Zina Moukheiber, Contributor Source Type: news

Working As A Cashier At Walmart, This Entrepreneur Found Herself On The Frontline Of Health
By working at Walmart, healthcare entrepreneur Alexandra Drane was able to help caregivers, who are vulnerable to chronic diseases because of stress. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Zina Moukheiber, Contributor Source Type: news

Fred's Pharmacies Should Get Plenty Of Bidders Amid Merger Wave
Fred ’s plans to sell its specialty pharmacy business should get plenty of interest from bidders given rampant consolidation among retail drugstore chains. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:WBA NYSE:CVS NYSE:RAD NASDAQ:FRED Source Type: news

Trump says he got rid of Obamacare. The IRS doesn ’t agree.
The Trump administration is even enforcing some of its provisions more aggressively than President Barack Obama did — a reality that has enraged business groups and Republicans in Congress who still want the law officially repealed. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alan Rappeport Source Type: news

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's New Transparency Rule Is Not What It Seems
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt has proposed a new policy insisting that all science used by their regulators be " transparent. " Ironically, this policy itself is a ruse to allow the EPA to ignore studies of the health effects of pollution. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Source Type: news

Does North Carolina make the cut as one of the best states for nurses?
Much has been said about the nursing shortage — it's why Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina recently donated $1 million each to two Triad universities. But how does North Carolina stack up when it comes to actually working as a nurse? North Carolina is the 34th best state for the nursing profession, according to a new study by Wa lletHub, a personal finance website. WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia, evaluating 21 metrics related to nursing-job opportunities,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Seaman Source Type: news

Leon Medical Centers announces new hire from University of Miami
Leon Medical Centers has named Roymi V. Membiela, formerly with the University of Miami Health System and Baptist Health South Florida, as VP and chief consumer officer. Membiela was recently the associate VP of marketing and chief patient experience officer for UHealth. Before that, she worked many years at Baptist Health, including as chief marketing officer, and for the Miami Herald. “Membiela has the precise vision to elevate the premier position held by Le on Medical Centers among patients… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

Meet Yvette Tremonti, a 2018 CFO of the Year honoree
Name:  Yvette Tremonti Title: Chief financial officer Company: Moffitt Cancer Center Years with company: 22 Category: Government and nonprofit We asked our CFO of the Year honorees a series of non-business questions, since all work and no play makes CFOs a dull group. What do you collect, if an ything? I don’t collect anything. Your first car: Toyota Celica Your walk-up music at The Trop: "The Climb" – Miley Cyrus Who plays you in the movie? Diane Lane Favorite restaurant in the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Chris Erickson Source Type: news

Meet Aharon Yoki, a 2018 CFO of the Year honoree
Name: Aharon Yoki Title: Chief financial officer Company: Lions Eye Institute for Transplant and Research Years with company: Five Category: Government and nonprofit We asked our CFO of the Year honorees a series of non-business questions, since all work and no play makes CFOs a dull group. What do you collect , if anything? No collections, but I have a pretty decent stack of dusty books in the garage.  Your first car: Toyota Cressida    Who plays you in the movie? Matt Damon Favorite… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Chris Erickson Source Type: news

Jewish Family Service searching for new home
The human services agency says a larger, more efficient space would allow additional growth and expansion of services. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Chemical octopus catches sneaky cancer clues, trace glycoproteins
Cancer drops sparse chemical hints of its presence early on, but unfortunately, many of them are in a class of biochemicals that could not be detected thoroughly, until now. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have engineered a chemical trap that exhaustively catches what are called glycoproteins, including minuscule traces that have previously escaped detection. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Made at Mayo: How lifting a startup ban at one of the nation ’s top health systems ushered in a wave of innovation in Rochester
Dr. Darryl Barnes has been inventing things for as long as he can remember. As a full-time Mayo Clinic physician and part-time entrepreneur, Barnes has developed dozens of devices and worked on numerous side projects in his, admittedly limited, free time. His most recent startup, a medical device company he co-founded in 2014, is distinctly different from anything else he has ever worked on. Because for the first time in his medical career, Barnes is in control of his own invention. The Mayo Clinic… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Maddy Kennedy Source Type: news

AstraZeneca and Luye Pharma Group enter agreement for rights to Seroquel and Seroquel XR in the UK, China and other international markets
AstraZeneca has entered into an agreement with Luye Pharma Group, Ltd. (Luye Pharma) for the sale and licence of the rights to Seroquel and Seroquel XR in the UK, China and other international markets, including Brazil, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, South Korea, Thailand, Argentina, Malaysia and South Africa. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured AstraZeneca Business and Industry Source Type: news

FDA grants priority review to Roche ’s cancer immunotherapy TECENTRIQ (atezolizumab) for initial treatment of people with a specific type of metastatic lung cancer
Roche today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company ’s supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) and granted Priority Review for TECENTRIQ® (atezolizumab), in combination with Avastin® (bevacizumab), paclitaxel and carboplatin (chemotherapy), for the initial (first-line) treatment of people with metastatic non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). (Source: Roche Media News)
Source: Roche Media News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA grants priority review to Roche ’s cancer immunotherapy TECENTRIQ (atezolizumab) for initial treatment of people with a specific type of metastatic lung cancer
Roche today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company ’s supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) and granted Priority Review for TECENTRIQ® (atezolizumab), in combination with Avastin® (bevacizumab), paclitaxel and carboplatin (chemotherapy), for the initial (first-line) treatment of people with metastatic non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). (Source: Roche Investor Update)
Source: Roche Investor Update - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA grants priority review to Roche ’s cancer immunotherapy TECENTRIQ (atezolizumab) for initial treatment of people with a specific type of metastatic lung cancer
Roche today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company ’s supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) and granted Priority Review for TECENTRIQ® (atezolizumab), in combination with Avastin® (bevacizumab), paclitaxel and carboplatin (chemotherapy), for the initial (first-line) treatment of people with metastatic non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). (Source: Roche Media News)
Source: Roche Media News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news