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Recordati to acquire worldwide rights to Signifor and Osilodrostat

Worldwide sales of Signifor in 2018 were $ 72 million. The agreement also covers the acquisition of worldwide rights to osilodrostat (LCI699), an investigational innovative drug for the

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AstraZeneca’s Imfinzi gets FDA orphan drug status for small cell lung cancer

Last month, a phase 3 trial called CASPIAN met its primary endpoint with Imfinzi by delivering a statistically-significant and clinically-meaningful improvement in overall survival for patients suffering from

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Dicerna gets breakthrough therapy designation for DCR-PHXC to treat primary hyperoxaluria type 1

DCR-PHXC is the only RNAi investigational therapy in development for the treatment of all types of PH, a family of severe, rare, inherited disorders of the liver that

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Boehringer Ingelheim buys Swiss biotech firm AMAL Therapeutics

The deal includes an upfront payment, and contingent clinical, development and regulatory milestone payments. AMAL Therapeutics is also eligible to receive up to €100m (£89.8m) based on the

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Sun Pharma launches Ezallor Sprinkle in US for people who have difficulty swallowing

Ezallor Sprinkle is indicated as an adjunct to diet for the treatment of adult patients with hypertriglyceridemia, as an adjunct to diet for the treatment of adult patients

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Sensorion receives FDA IND approval for Arazasetron

SENS-401 is under development in the treatment of Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (or SSNHL). Sensorion initiated the Phase 2 clinical trial in this indication beginning of 2019 in

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Gilead, Galapagos sign 10-year research and development deal

As per terms of the deal, Galapagos will secure $3.95bn (£3.5bn) upfront payment and $1.1bn (£874m) equity investment from Gilead. It intends to use the proceeds to expand

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Gilead, Renown Institute for Health Innovation announce collaboration to advance understanding of NASH

Under the terms of the collaboration and license agreement, Gilead will provide funding to Renown IHI to sequence and analyze the DNA of 15,000 individuals living with NASH

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SOTIO initiates first-in-human clinical trial with IL-15 superagonist SO-C101

The phase I/Ib study (SC103) will evaluate the safety and preliminary efficacy of SO-C101 in patients with selected advanced/metastatic solid tumours. The first patient was treated with SO-C101

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Novartis, Amgen halt Alzheimer’s clinical programme with BACE1 inhibitor

The partnership will discontinue the evaluation of CNP520 in two pivotal phase II/III studies in the Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative Generation Programme. According to Novartis, an evaluation of unblinded

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Educational Handout May Increase Receipt of Child Flu Shot
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Providing an educational handout about influenza disease in the waiting room before a pediatric provider visit may increase receipt of child influenza vaccine, according to a study published online July 8 in...
Flexible Family Visitation Policy Does Not Cut Delirium in ICU
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Compared with standard restricted visiting hours, a flexible family visitation policy does not significantly reduce the incidence of delirium among patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), according to a study published...
Colonoscopy Rates Increased in Those Aged 45 to 54 Years
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- From 2000 to 2015, colonoscopy rates increased among those aged 45 to 54 years, while colorectal cancer incidence increased among those aged 40 to 54 years, according to a study published online July 11 in the Journal of...
1999 to 2017 Saw Increase in Unintentional Injury Death Rates
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- From 1999 to 2017, there was an increase in unintentional injury death rates, with variation in trends by leading causes of unintentional injury death, according to a July data brief published by the U.S. Centers for...
Protocolized Sepsis Care Lowers Sepsis Mortality in NY State
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- State-mandated protocolized sepsis care is associated with a greater decrease in sepsis mortality compared with that seen in states not implementing sepsis regulations, according to a study published in the July 16 issue of...
Depression at Time of Diagnosis May Worsen Survival in Blood Cancers
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Symptoms of depression are common among patients diagnosed with hematological malignancy, and depressive symptoms are associated with shorter survival, according to a study published online July 2 in...
CVD Risk Up in Later Life for Young Adults With High LDL or Hypertension
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Young adult exposures to elevated systolic and diastolic blood pressure (SBP and DBP) and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) are associated with increased risks for cardiovascular disease (CVD) in later life, according to a...
HIV-Infected Cells Persist in CSF in Individuals on Long-Term ART
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- About half of HIV-positive individuals on long-term antiretroviral therapy (ART) have HIV-infected cells in their cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), according to a study published online July 15 in the Journal of Clinical...
Most Adults Favor Cutting Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Most adults favor requiring cigarette makers to lower the level of nicotine in cigarettes, according to a study published online July 11 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Fatma Romeh M. Ali, Ph.D., from the...
MS Relapse Risk Not Increased in Postoperative Period
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Exposure to a surgical procedure requiring anesthesia does not seem to increase the risk for postoperative multiple sclerosis (MS) relapse, according to a study published online June 25 in the Multiple Sclerosis...
Superior Outcomes Seen for Living Donor Liver Transplant
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Living donor liver transplant (LDLT) offers superior outcomes and less resource utilization over deceased donor liver transplant (DDLT), according to research published online July 10 in the Annals of Surgery. Abhinav...
Alirocumab Cuts CV Absolute Risk the Most for Those With Diabetes
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Among those receiving alirocumab in addition to statin therapy to reduce the risk for another cardiovascular event after a recent acute coronary syndrome, absolute risk reduction is greater for those with diabetes,...
Cognitive Therapy Effective for Internet Game Addiction
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- A cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) program is effective in treating male patients with internet and computer game addiction, according to a study published online July 10 in JAMA Psychiatry. For the study, Klaus...
Racial Disparity Shown in Odds of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Diagnosis
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- The odds of diagnosis of triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) are increased for non-Hispanic black and Hispanic women and for younger women, according to a study published online July 8 in Cancer. Lia C. Scott, Ph.D.,...
Non-Vitamin K Oral Anticoagulants May Be Best for Early-Stage CKD
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 -- Non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants (NOACs) have a superior benefit-risk profile to that of vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) for patients with early-stage chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to a review published online July...
Obesity Linked to Increased Risk for Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- Obesity seems to be associated with increased odds of pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study published online July 15 in JAMA Neurology. Brenda Huppke, M.D., from the University Medical Center Göttingen in...
Increase Seen in Foster Care Entries Due to Parental Drug Use
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- The number of foster care entries attributable to parental drug use increased considerably from 2000 to 2017, according to a research letter published online July 15 in JAMA Pediatrics. Angélica Meinhofer, Ph.D., from Weill...
Company Reaches $1.4 Billion Settlement in Opioid Treatment Investigation
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- A drug company has reached a $1.4 billion settlement with the U.S. government over an investigation into the company's marketing and sales of a prescription drug used to treat opioid addiction. From 2010 through 2014, the...
Frequent Fried Food Intake Increases Risk for Coronary Artery Disease
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- The frequency of fried food consumption shows a positive linear relationship with the risk for coronary artery disease (CAD), according to a study recently published in Clinical Nutrition. Jacqueline P. Honerlaw, M.P.H.,...
Congo Officials: First Ebola Case Confirmed in City of Goma
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- The first case of Ebola in the city of Goma has been confirmed, Democratic Republic of Congo officials said Sunday. Goma is a city of more than 1 million people located on the border with Rwanda. The case raises fears that...
E-Cigarette Restrictions May Up Combustible Cigarette Use
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- Restrictive regulations regarding electronic cigarette (EC) characteristics may result in increased combustible cigarette (CC) use among dual EC and CC users, according to a study published online July 15 in Substance Use...
Race, Neighborhood Impact Bystander CPR in Pediatric OHCA
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- For pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA), racial and neighborhood characteristics are associated with bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (BCPR), according to a study published online July 10 in the Journal of...
Firearm-Related Pediatric Mortality Down With Stricter Laws
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- States with stricter firearm legislation have lower rates of firearm-related pediatric mortality, according to a study published online July 15 in Pediatrics. Monika K. Goyal, M.D., from the Children's National Health System...
Opioids Commonly Prescribed in Emergency Department for Gout
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- More than one-fourth of patients with acute gout discharged from the emergency department receive an opioid prescription, according to a study published online July 2 in Arthritis Care & Research. Deepan S. Dalal, M.D.,...
Risk for Arterial Hypertension Up With Air Pollutant Exposure
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- For individuals living in multistory houses (MH), residential exposure to air pollutants is associated with an increased risk for arterial hypertension (AH), according to a study published online June 24 in the Journal of...
Practitioner Empathy Has Lasting Benefit After T2DM Diagnosis
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- Positive patient experiences of practitioner empathy in the year after type 2 diabetes diagnosis can confer long-term benefit, according to a study published in the July/August issue of the Annals of Family Medicine. Hajira...
Prepregnancy Surgery Linked to Risk for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- Prepregnancy surgery is associated with elevated neonatal abstinence syndrome risk in future pregnancies, according to a study published in the July 15 issue of CMAJ, the journal of the Canadian Medical Association. Nathalie...
Many Perceive Lack of Choice in Receipt of RAI for Thyroid Cancer
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- Many patients diagnosed with differentiated thyroid cancer perceive that they have no choice about receiving radioactive iodine (RAI), according to a study published online July 8 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Lauren...
Tool Uses Spine X-Rays to Assess Response to Osteoporosis Tx
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- A new measure derived from conventional X-rays and a machine learning algorithm is effective for assessing bone-specific effects of osteoporosis treatment, according to a pilot study published in the July issue of Skeletal...
Etanercept Tx for Autoimmune Disease May Up Risk for IBD
MONDAY, July 15, 2019 -- Patients with autoimmune diseases have an increased risk for being diagnosed with Crohn disease (CD) or ulcerative colitis (UC) while under treatment with etanercept, according to a study published online July 2 in...
Standing Frame Program Can Up Motor Function in Progressive MS
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- For patients with severe progressive multiple sclerosis, a standing frame program can increase motor function, according to a study published in the August issue of The Lancet Neurology. Jennifer Freeman, Ph.D., from the...
Risk for Leg Amputation Higher With Microvascular Disease
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- Microvascular disease (MVD) increases the risk for amputation alone and in combination with peripheral artery disease (PAD), according to a study published online July 8 in Circulation. Joshua Beckman, M.D., from the...
Rabies Warning Issued for Walt Disney World Resort Area
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- A rabies warning was issued for Walt Disney World Resort and the surrounding area after a rabid cat scratched two employees. The 60-day warning was issued by the Florida Department of Health in Orange County for a two-mile...
Productivity Loss Sizable With Menstruation-Related Symptoms
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- Menstruation-related symptoms (MRS) cause a great deal of productivity loss, mainly due to presenteeism, according to research published online June 27 in BMJ Open. Mark E. Schoep, M.D., from the Radboud University Medical...
Prenatal Opioid Exposure Harms Long-Term Child Development
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- Prenatal opioid exposure (POE) is negatively associated with neurocognitive and physical development in offspring from the age of 6 months into school age, according to a study published online July 12 in JAMA Network...
CDC: Workplace Absenteeism High in 2017/2018 Flu Season
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- Workplace absenteeism during the high-severity 2017 to 2018 influenza season increased sharply in November and peaked in January, reaching a higher level than the average during the previous five seasons, according to...
Kratom Use Associated With Significant Toxicities
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- The unregulated herbal supplement known as kratom, which is mainly used for self-treating pain or mood disorders in the United States, is associated with significant toxicities, according to a report published in the July...
Prolonged TV Viewing Tied to CVD Events, Mortality in Blacks
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- Prolonged television viewing, but not occupational sitting, is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) events and all-cause mortality in blacks, according to a study published in the July 2 issue...
State-Level Variation Noted in Economic Burden of Cancer
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- There is considerable state-level variation in the economic burden of cancer, according to a study published online July 3 in JAMA Oncology. Farhad Islami, M.D., Ph.D., from the American Cancer Society in Atlanta, and...
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 -- Vascular events, infections, and cancers account for about three-quarters of serious misdiagnosis-related harms, according to a study published online July 11 in Diagnosis. David E. Newman-Toker, M.D., Ph.D., from the Johns...

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