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Health News Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - ICPT

NEW YORK , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.("Intercept" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ICPT).  Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at [email protected] or 888-476-...

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Center For Sight Introduces New Technology to Reduce Eye Floaters

LAS VEGAS , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas ophthalmology practice, Center For Sight, announces its implementation of ground-breaking laser technology for the treatment of floaters, a common and sometimes debilitating ophthalmological condition. With its purchase of the Tango Reflex™ l...

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Telligen Awarded Large Support Services Task Order from CMS

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has named Telligen, in collaboration with prime contractor IMPAQ International and E4 Enterprise, as recipients of a five-year, $34.8M task order, to provide customer suppo...

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Healthtel Announces Company Rebranding, Changes Name to Revel

Leading health engagement platform launches new brand presence as part of overall company strategy MINNEAPOLIS , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthtel, a leading health engagement software company, today announced it has changed its name to Revel™. The company's new name is part of an ove...

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AlloSource Announces Milestone In Production Of Bioengineered Blood Vessels For Humacyte's Vascular Access Phase III Clinical Trial

CENTENNIAL, Colo. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --   AlloSource, one of the nation's largest providers of cartilage, bone, skin, soft-tissue and cellular allografts for use in surgical procedures to advance patient healing, today announced a major milestone in its partnership with Hu...

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Kool Smiles to Host Online Career Fair for Dentists, Dental Students and Recent Graduates Sept. 18-25

ATLANTA , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dentists, dental students and recent graduates interested in making a positive difference in the lives of underserved children and families will be able to explore more than 100 professional job opportunities in 75 locations throughout the count...

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US Prenatal Genetic Testing Market to Take the Big Leap Partnering with Big Data Companies

Transitioning to NGS-based workflows from microarray will hasten growth opportunities to create tests with better specificity and cost, finds Frost & Sullivan's Transformational Health team SANTA CLARA, Calif. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States (U.S.) prenatal genetic testing...

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Dr. Rady Rahban Sharply Critical of Plastic Surgery as "Out of Control; Derailed"

? Thousands of Patients Suffer from Unnecessary, Damaging Procedures ? BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A lone contrarian voice, plastic surgeon Dr. Rady Rahban is loudly expressing frustration with his own profession – the $15 billion plastic surgery industry – whi...

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Underreported Complication From Breast Cancer Treatment Gets New Attention And Hope For Improved Care

International Panel Delivers Lymphedema Diagnosis and Treatment Standards for the First Time NEW YORK , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --   Breast cancer related lymphedema (BCRL), a common and painful, yet underreported side effect of surgery and radiation, is getting fresh attention, courtesy...

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Dental Industry Veteran, Gino DeSimone, Joins Supply Clinic Board Of Directors

DeSimone To Add Industry Experience, Knowledge to Fast-Growing Dental Supplies Startup CHICAGO , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Supply Clinic , the online marketplace for dental supplies, announced the appointment of Gino DeSimone to its Board of Directors. In his current position as Se...

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Douglas Medical Products Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the TUBETECH® IV Administration Set

MUNDELEIN, Ill. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Douglas Medical Products, Inc., a growing medical device company focused on contract manufacturing of IV Administration/Extension Sets and Enteral (ENFit) Sets, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance for TUBETECH® IV Administration S...

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Soledad O'Brien To Host Live Primetime Special On America's Opioid Crisis September 13 Across Hearst Television Group

Participating in the Special: U.S. Sens. Ron Johnson and Rob Portman, Rep. Greg Walden, DEA Director Chuck Rosenberg, and Leading Physicians Addressing the Crisis NEW YORK , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- To help focus attention on a growing national crisis, Hearst Television will televise a...

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OptMed Obtains Strategic Investment and License Agreement with Synecoun

NEW YORK , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OptMed, Inc., a medical device company focused on the commercialization of BondEase ® , a novel surgical adhesive, announced today that it formed a strategic relationship with Synecoun, a Chinese medical technology company located in China Medical Cit...

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Global Ventilators Market Showing Positive Growth With CAGR of 8% During the Forecast Period 2016-2023: Occams Business Research & Consulting Pvt. Ltd.

INDORE , India , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventilators are commonly used in healthcare facilities for patients to provide life support to them and to aid them in breathing in case of respiratory failure, cardiovascular disease, or dysfunctional neurological conditions. Increasing hea...

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XTL Biopharmaceuticals Unveils Additional Expanded hCDR1 Preclinical Data for the Treatment of Sjogren's Syndrome

Additional data shows a statistically significant effect in the gene expression of an additional gene that has a role in the pathogenesis of Sjögren's syndrome (SS) HERTZLIYA, Israel , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (NASDAQ: XTLB, TASE: XTLB.TA) ("XTL" or the ...

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PULPDENT Corporation and KIND provide preventative oral healthcare to kids in need

Dental manufacturer donates Embrace Pit & Fissure Sealant and Varnish to Kids in Need of Dentistry (KIND) ...

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Immune Benefits of Mushroom Mycelium & Cultured Substrate Confirmed*

Scientists demonstrate significant health benefits of Host Defense mycelium & cultured rice.* ...

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Global Dental Equipment Market Foraying Ahead With a CAGR of 4.9% for the Forecast Period 2016-2023: Occams Business Research & Consulting Pvt. Ltd.

INDORE , India , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 2000, oral healthcare has gained significant attention from the world mainly due to the rise in mouth & facial pain, oral infection, soreness of gums, dental diseases, etc. According to FDI World Dental Federation, the number of pe...

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Global Immunology Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players and financials

LONDON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Immunology Partnering 2010 to 2017 provides the full collection of Immunology disease deals signed between the world's pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies since 2010. Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/3021534 ...

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Global Crunch Board Detailed Analysis Report 2017-2022

MUMBAI , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bharat Book Bureau announces the addition of the report " Global Crunch Board Detailed Analysis Report 2017-2022 " to its offering.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130128/590935 ) This report mainly introduces volume and value mar...

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Tongue Lab Pursues International Expansion by Naming Sandra Coulson Strategic Business Development Advisor

Prof. Sandra Coulson is the founder of Denver-based Coulson Institute for Orofacial Myology, teacher and businesswoman. ...

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Global Emergency Contraceptive Pills Market to Reach US$ 1.2 Bn by 2022 - Persistence Market Research

Global Emergency Contraceptive Pills Market to Rise at a CAGR of 3% by 2022 NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Negative perceptions about emergency contraception are likely to hamper the sales of "morning after" pills in the future. Despite the high accessibility of emergency con...

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Artificial Limbs Market to Reach US$ 2,869.3 Mn by 2025 Globally: Transparency Market Research

Global Artificial Limbs Market: Advancement in Prosthetic and Orthotic Technology to Boost Growth ALBANY, New York , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global Artificial Limbs Market is expected to reach US$2,869.3 mn by the end of 2025, from US$1,750.0 mn in 2016. If these figures ...

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Global Biopharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Market to Reach US$ 15,467.8 Mn by 2027 - Future Market Insights

Monoclonal Antibodies to Remain Largest and Most Lucrative Segment by Product Type in the Global Biopharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Market | FMI VALLEY COTTAGE, New York , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study on the global biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing market by F...

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Mars, Incorporated Completes Acquisition of VCA Inc.

VCA becomes part of Mars Petcare MCLEAN, Va. and LOS ANGELES , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mars, Incorporated and VCA Inc. (NASDAQ: WOOF) today announced the successful completion of Mars' previously announced acquisition of VCA. On January 9, 2017 , Mars and VCA announced that they ha...

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Global Diagnostic Imaging Partnering Terms and Agreements 2010 to 2017

LONDON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Diagnostic Imaging Partnering Terms and Agreements 2010 to 2017 report provides comprehensive understanding and unprecedented access to the diagnostic imaging partnering agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies.Downloa...

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Global Dental Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players and financials

LONDON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Dental Partnering 2010 to 2017 provides the full collection of Dental disease deals signed between the world's pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies since 2010. Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/3021524 Trends in D...

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Joyable Launches Online Program For Those Suffering From Depression

SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Joyable, the most effective and affordable online solution for managing anxiety and depression, announced today that it has released its program to help people suffering from depression to the consumer market. The program, previously only available...

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Medical Laser Systems Market Forecast 2017-2027

LONDON , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Analysis of Medical Lasers for Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Dental, Gynaecology, Urology and Cardiology; Forecasts for Diode Lasers, Solid-State Lasers, Gas Lasers, Dye Lasers and Major National Markets with an Assessment of Leading Companies Medica...

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Nektar Therapeutics Initiates PROPEL Clinical Study to Evaluate Combination of NKTR-214, a CD122-Biased Agonist, with TECENTRIQ® (atezolizumab) or KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab)

SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (Nasdaq: NKTR) today announced that it has begun dosing in the PROPEL clinical study which will evaluate the efficacy and safety of NKTR-214, the company's lead immuno-oncology candidate in combination with approved checkpoint i...

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Moss Adams and Rona Consulting Group combine to expand Health Care Consulting Practice

SEATTLE , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Moss Adams LLP, one of the largest accounting, consulting and wealth management firms in the nation, and Seattle -based Rona Consulting Group (RCG), a nationally recognized lean health care consultancy, announced that they agreed to combine. Effective ...

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ProterixBio presents COPD clinical study results at the European Respiratory Society International Congress

BILLERICA, Mass. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ProterixBio, Inc. today announced that results from a recent clinical study of subjects with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) were presented this week at the European Respiratory Society International Congress. Algorithms based on co...

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MyndYou Receives Funding From U.S. Investors

Company Employs Artificial Intelligence in Identifying and Addressing the Early Stages of Alzheimer's; Maintains Focus on Servicing U.S. Market TEL AVIV , Israel and NEW YORK , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MyndYou, an innovative technology company that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to...

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DST Announces Argus Rebrand That Better Reflects Expanded Solutions

Argus Health Will Rebrand to DST Pharmacy Solutions KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST), a leading global strategic advisory, technology, and operations outsourcing company today announced that it has rebranded Argus Health Systems to DST Pharmacy ...

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Cernostics Announces Leadership Team Expansion

New Commercial Leader Positions Company for Continued Success and Growth BETHLEHEM , Israel and PITTSBURGH, Penn. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cernostics, a privately-held diagnostics company focused on delivering next-generation cancer diagnostics and prognostics, announced today the a...

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Rise in Unsuccessful Serialization Implementations Prompts Pharmaceutical Companies to Replace Competitive Offerings with TraceLink Solutions

NORTH READING, Mass. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  TraceLink Inc ., the World's Largest Track and Trace Network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and providing real-time information sharing for better patient outcomes, today announced that a wide range of pharmaceutical companie...

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Companies to Watch as Biotech Makes a Comeback in 2017

Safehaven.com News Commentary LONDON , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This is a bull market, and some biotech stocks are the real raging bulls-especially when massive drug pipelines are at stake, and landmark FDA approvals shake things up with massive share price momentum. Biotechs in f...

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Legal and Medical Cannabis Sales Projected to Grow as More States Adopt

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a report by New Frontier Data, medical cannabis sales in 2017 are forecast to grow to $5.3 billion, which is 67% of total cannabis sales. The report projects that by 2025, medical sales in current l...

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Cannabis R&D Firms See Wild Growth Curve

USA News Group News Commentary LOS ANGELES , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- USA News Group - Canada's cannabis boom is in full swing in anticipation of removal of road blocks that will make way for massive production of weed in a post prohibition economy. Companies making moves in t...

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Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Commemorates 50 Years of Leadership, Innovation & Support of the IBD Community

NEW YORK , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since 1967, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation has been at the forefront of research, education, support, and advocacy for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, collectively known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). Committed to innovat...

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Global Co-promotion and Co-marketing Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma, Biotech & Diagnostics 2010-2017

LONDON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Co-promotion and Co-marketing Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma, Biotech and Diagnostics 2010-2017 report provides comprehensive understanding and unprecedented access to the co-promotion and co-marketing partnering agreements entered i...

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Global Cardiovascular Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players and financials

LONDON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Cardiovascular Partnering 2010 to 2017 provides the full collection of Cardiovascular disease deals signed between the world's pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies since 2010. Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/302...

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Licensed Marijuana Producers Look to Increase Volume of Cannabis Production

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary PALM BEACH, Florida , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In some areas across the U.S. and Canada , North American licensed producers of legal and medical marijuana have been aggressive in site development and recent acquisitions that will allow curren...

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Global Cancer Diagnostics Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players, financials and forecasts

LONDON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Cancer Diagnostics Partnering 2010-2017 report provides an understanding and access to the cancer diagnostics partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies.Download the full report: https://www.reportb...

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Global Arthroscopic Devices Market to Reach US$ 1,700 Mn by 2022 - Persistence Market Research

Global Arthroscopic Devices Market to Grow at a CAGR of 5.1% by 2022. NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global arthroscopic devices market is estimated to register a CAGR of 5.1% over the forecast period 2017 to 2022, according to a new report by Persistence Market Research ...

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Global Rosemary Extract Market to Cover More Than US$ 1,000 Mn by 2027 - Future Market Insights

North America & APEJ to Lead the Global Rosemary Extract Market in the Coming Decade | FMI VALLEY COTTAGE, New York , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With differentiating strategies such as understanding the needs of customers, the global rosemary extract market products are gaining trac...

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Cannabis Biotechs Taking Leading Stance in Global Marijuana Market

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Commentary NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With leading recent estimates clocking the 2016 North American legal cannabis market between $6.7 and $7.2 billion , the only thing more impressive about the industry is the growth projections. Research esti...

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Alzheimer's Disease: Cannabis Formulation Shows Promise

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Known as America's most expensive disease, with an estimated cost to the U.S. economy of $236 billion in 2016, Alzheimer's disease (AD) affects more than 5.3 million Americans. Over the next 20 years, the num...

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MiMedx Recognized as Number 5 on Fortune Magazine's List of the 100 Fastest Growing Public Companies

MARIETTA, Ga. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), the leading biopharmaceutical company developing and marketing regenerative and therapeutic biologics utilizing human placental tissue allografts with patent-protected processes for multiple sectors of healthcare,...

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The 31st Annual Nautica Malibu Triathlon Presented By Equinox Makes Waves In Zuma Beach

The World's Finest Athletes, Philanthropists and Celebrities Face Off in Support Of The Children's Hospital Los Angeles' Pediatric Cancer Research Program MALIBU, Calif. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Equinox , one of the nation's biggest triathlo...

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Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Offers $10 Million Match to Rebuild Texas Fund at Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief Telethon

Money raised will go to the long-term recovery of all affected areas in Texas AUSTIN, Texas , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation announced today that it will match the first $10 million donated, dollar for dollar, to the Rebuild Texas Fund during Hand...

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Cerapedics Announces Publication of Two-Year IDE Study Follow-Up Data on i-FACTOR™ Bone Graft in the Cervical Spine

Results published in Neurosurgery show peptide enhanced bone graft statistically superior to autograft in ACDF procedures at two years. WESTMINSTER, Colo. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cerapedics, a privately-held orthobiologics company, today announced the publication of two-year follow-...

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Oncology Research: New Opportunities for Menarini and OBT

Oncology Alliance between Menarini & Oxford BioTherapeutics Progresses Second Candidate MEN1309 into the Clinic, an Antibody Drug Conjugate for the treatment of solid tumors and NHL POMEZIA, Italy and OXFORD, England , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Menarini Ricerche (Menarini Group) ...

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Future Farm Harvests First California Cannabis Crop and Releases Video of Cultivation Facility

VANCOUVER, British Columbia , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Future Farm Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Future Farm") (CSE: FFT) (OTCQB: FFRMF) is pleased to announce that it has harvested the first cannabis crop from the previously announced Riverside County, CA cultivation facili...

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3ST Research Files Litigation Alleging Fraud and Conversion of Inventor's Intellectual Property Rights by Albany Molecular Research Inc. (AMRI)

Complaint Alleges Tortious Interference of Scientific Research on Important Opioid-Deterrent Technology WESTFIELD, N.J. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 3ST Research LLC, a company focused on the discovery, synthesis, and development of innovative abuse-resistant and abuse-deterrent opioids...

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Bionik Laboratories Postpones 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

TORONTO and BOSTON , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bionik Laboratories Corp. (OTCQB:BNKL) ("Bionik" or the "Company"), a robotics company focused on providing rehabilitation and assistive technology solutions to individuals with neurological and mobility challenges from hospital to home, tod...

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Aethlon Medical Receives Expedited Access Pathway Designation from FDA to Accelerate U.S. Access to the Hemopurifier® as a Treatment for Life-Threatening Viruses

SAN DIEGO , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD), a therapeutic technology company focused on unmet needs in global health and biodefense, announced today that it has received an Expedited Access Pathway (EAP) designation from the United States Food and Drug Admin...

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Biotech Stocks on Investors' Radar -- PDL BioPharma, Progenics Pharma, Agenus, and Aptose Biosciences

NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on PDLI, PGNX, AGEN, or APTO then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. On Monday, September 11, 2017 , US markets saw broad based gains with all sectors...

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Cardiome Announces Agreement with Basilea for Distribution of Zevtera®/Mabelio® (Ceftobiprole) in Europe and Israel

VANCOUVER , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Cardiome Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: CRME / TSX: COM) today announced that it has entered into a distribution and license agreement with Basilea for its antibiotic Zevtera ® /Mabelio ® . Under the terms of the agreement, Basilea has granted Cardiome an exclus...

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Neovasc Provides Tiara™ Clinical Update

NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN VANCOUVER , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Neovasc Inc. (" Neovasc " or the " Company ") (NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN) today provided an update on the study progress and clinical performance of the Tiara TM valve, a self-expanding mitral bioprosthesis for transcatheter implantation in ...

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Aldeyra Therapeutics Announces Positive Results from Dry Eye Disease Phase 2a Clinical Trial

Statistically and Clinically Significant Improvement Across Multiple Sign and Symptom Endpoints LEXINGTON, Mass. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aldeyra Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALDX) (Aldeyra), a clinical-stage biotechnology company devoted to treating inflammation, inborn errors of met...

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Vasorum Launches Celt ACD® Second Generation Vascular Closure Device in the USA

DUBLIN, Ireland , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vasorum Ltd, following FDA approval of its PMA supplement, the developer and manufacturer of the novel Celt ACD ® vascular closure device has added a 7F sized Celt ACD ® device to its Celt ACD ® 6F and Celt ACD ® 5F size range in the ...

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Fractyl and Collaborators Present One-Year Data on Revita DMR in Type 2 Diabetes at EASD 2017

LEXINGTON, Mass. , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Fractyl Laboratories Inc.  ( Fractyl ) and clinical investigators for the Revita-1 clinical trial today report one-year data from the study showing sustained improvement in glycemic parameters following a single treatment with Revita™ DMR in pa...

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Fiasp® Significantly Improved Overall Blood Sugar Control in Type 1 Diabetes Long-term

LISBON, Portugal , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Fiasp ® (fast-acting insulin aspart), the only approved, new-generation, ultra-fast acting [ 1 ] - [ 3 ] mealtime insulin, improved overall blood sugar (HbA 1c ) and post-meal sugar (postprandial glucose or PPG) control over 52 week...

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More People Treated With Once-weekly Semaglutide Achieved Reductions in Both Glucose and Weight vs. Comparator Treatments

LISBON, Portugal , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Poster # 820 A post-hoc analysis of the SUSTAIN 1-5 trials demonstrated that a greater proportion of adults with type 2 diabetes achieved a clinically meaningful reduction in both HbA 1c and body weight with once-weekly semaglutide vs. co...

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Bringing Together Medical Students Around the World, Elsevier Announces Winners for First-ever Elsevier Hacks Competition

HELSINKI , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, today announced the winners of its medical education hackathon. Twenty medical students from around the world participated in the two-day event in Helsinki, Finland ,...

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Healthcare Stock Performance Review -- Glaukos, Endologix, Merit Medical Systems, and HTG Molecular Diagnostics

NEW YORK , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on GKOS, ELGX, MMSI, or HTGM then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. Research coverage has been initiated by DailyStockTracker.com on Glaukos Corp. (NY...

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Digestive Health Products Market Driven by Rising Awareness About Importance of Digestive Health, Says TMR

ALBANY, New York , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Digestive health products have become a growing part of the healthcare industry due to the rising awareness about the importance of digestive health, the increasing willingness of consumers to spend significant sums on dietary supplements...

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Global Cosmetic Implants Market to Grow at 8.5% CAGR From 2012 to 2020: Million Insights

FELTON, California , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global cosmetic implants market is expected to reach USD 9.0 billion by 2020 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.5% over the forecast period. Rapidly changing lifestyles, increasing aesthetic awareness, and medical tourism ar...

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Alzheimer Society Research Program provides $3.4 million boost to dementia research

TORONTO , Sept. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - The Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) is pleased to announce it has awarded $3.4 million to Canadian researchers through this year's research competition to help create a brighter future for Canadians who are impacted by or at risk of Alzheimer's disea...

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Robotic Prosthetics Market Worth $1.76 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 9.2%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global robotic prosthetics market  is expected to reach USD 1.76 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increase in amputee population due to various factors, such as accidents, frostbite, diabetes, an...

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InMed Files Provisional Patent for Biosynthesis of Cannabinoids

CSE: INOTCQB: IMLFF VANCOUVER , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -  InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("InMed" or the "Company") (CSE: IN; OTCQB: IMLFF), a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of novel, cannabinoid-based drug therapies, today announces the filing of a...

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Top 6 Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market Worth $86.2 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global Top 6 Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market  is expected to reach USD 86.2 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is primarily driven by increasing number of Human Immunodeficiency V...

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Gamma Knife Market Size Worth $239.2 Million by 2025 | CAGR: 3.7%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global gamma knife market  is expected to reach USD 239.2 million by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing prevalence of cancer, brain tumors, and other neurological diseases, rising adoption of these...

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ePsyClinic's Grassroot Campaigns to Raise Awareness Around Suicide Prevention

NEW DELHI and MUMBAI , September 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IWill app by ePsyClinic ( IWill.ePsyClinic.com ) is the Mental Health Revolution that's under way in India . Starting from 10th September i.e. World Suicide Prevention Day and in line with this year's  'Take a Minute, Change a Life' ...

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Global Oncology Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players and financials

NEW YORK , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Oncology Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players and financials report provides an understanding and access to the oncology partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies. Read the full report: htt...

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Global Hospital Care Partnering 2010-2017: Deal trends, players and financials

NEW YORK , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Hospital Care Partnering 2010 to 2017 provides the full collection of Hospital Care disease deals signed between the world's pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies since 2010. Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p03021531 Tren...

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. - HIIQ

NEW YORK , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Health Insurance Innovations, Inc.("Health Insurance Innovations" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:   HIIQ).   Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at [email protected]

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AAM's Biosimilars Council Urges CMS to Revise Biosimilars Reimbursement Policy

Diverse Stakeholders Call for Changes to Ensure Development of Biosimilars Market, Greater Patient Access WASHINGTON , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- To ensure patients have access to more affordable versions of expensive biologic medicines, the Biosimilars Council today urged the Centers fo...

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Miguel Augustine Casillas, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who's Who

JONESBORO, Ark. , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Miguel Augustine Casillas, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional of the Year in the Medical field.       Dr. Casillas serves as a Physician at Stockton Medical Group. He has worked in his current position for th...

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Salvatore T. Scali, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who's Who

GAINESVILLE, Fla. , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Salvatore T. Scali, M.D., is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the Medical and Higher Education fields.     Dr. Scali serves as both a Vascular Surgeon at the Randall VA Medical Center, and as Assistant Prof...

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Liberty Health Sciences Inc. Confirms No Structural Damage to Florida Facility Following Hurricane Irma

Liberty contributing 10 per cent of revenues to Red Cross; Expansion plans still on track TORONTO , Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE:LHS) (OTCBB:SCQBD) ("Liberty" or the "Company") announced today that there is no structural damage to its facility in Alachua, Flo...

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Dabdoub Law Firm Successful in Disability Insurance Claim Case

Dabdoub Law Firm had a recent success when one of their clients was awarded ERISA benefits after she was initially denied long-term disability by her disability insurance company. CORAL GABLES, Fla. , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dabdoub Law Firm recently represented a client who suffered ...

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Physician Groups Urge CMS to Adopt Unique Billing Codes for Biosimilar Reimbursement Policy

WASHINGTON , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Biologics Prescribers Collaborative (BPC) and five other groups representing a broad spectrum of physicians who prescribe biologics, urged the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to revise their current payment ...

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500 Dialysis Patients Receive Emergency Disaster Relief From American Kidney Fund

Charity Navigator Names AKF as a Highly Rated Charity Providing Aid to Harvey and Irma Survivors ROCKVILLE, Md. , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nonprofit American Kidney Fund (AKF) has now distributed nearly $120,000 in emergency disaster relief assistance to 500 dialysis p...

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Vanda Pharmaceuticals Announces Participation at September 2017 Investor Conferences

WASHINGTON , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Vanda) (NASDAQ: VNDA) today announced that it will participate at the following upcoming investor conferences in September 2017 . The Rodman and Renshaw 19 th Annual Global Investment Conference in New York City on ...

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Jacksonville Dentist Releases Paperback Version of Best-Selling Book

Cooper Family Dentistry Congratulates Dentist on Paperback Release of Book on Living Life, Fully JACKSONVILLE, Ark. , Sept 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooper Family Dentistry, of Jacksonville, Ark. , congratulates Dr. Jordan Cooper on the release of the paperback version of his best-selling ...

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Ob HOSPITALIST GROUP INCLUDED ON INC. 5000 FIVE-YEAR HONOR ROLL FOR FASTEST-GROWING PRIVATE COMPANIES

MAULDIN, S.C. , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ( GREENVILLE, SC ) – Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG) is proud to be on Inc. 5000's Honor Roll for being named one of the fastest-growing private companies in America for five consecutive years . OBHG is ranked 2,761 in 2017 in part due to a 1...

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Global Seaweed Market 2017-2021

NEW YORK , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- About Seaweed Seaweed belongs to a group of plant-like organisms that grow in the sea. It is a multi-purpose product widely used as food for both human and animals. Seaweed can be collected from the deep sea, and they are also increasingly cultivated a...

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CCD and CMOS Sensors: Technologies and Global Markets

NEW YORK , Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global market for CCD and CMOS sensors reached $12.1 billion in 2016. The market should reach $13.9 billion in 2017 and $30.3 billion by 2022, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.9% from 2017 to 2022.Read the full report: ht...

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