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b3c newswire
IDEA Bio-Medical Sells HTS/HCS Cell Imaging System to The Medical University of South Carolina

Biotage Introduces Biotage® SNAP Ultra High Performance Flash Chromatography Cartridges

Definiens Strengthens Leadership with Key Appointment

Roche Diagnostics Announces Dan Zabrowski as New Head of Roche Applied Science

Rentschler Announces 2. Laupheimer Zelltage on Industrial Cell Culture Technology

BioSpace
Tranzyme Pharma Secures Additional $9.3 Million Debt Financing

McMaster University Shows How Massage Eases Sore Muscles

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. Presents Full Data from Successful Phase II Trial of Captisol-Enabled, Propylene Glycol-Free Melphalan at the BMT Tandem Meetings

Infections Might Raise Stroke Risk in Children, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Study

Facebook is Not Such a Good Thing for Those With Low Self-Esteem, University of Waterloo Study

BioSpace - Breaking News
Acsis, Inc. Releases the latest ProducTrak Solutions

Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) Testifies on Importance of Prompt Enactment of PDUFA V Recommendations

Verastem, Inc. Release: Underwriters Exercise Over-Allotment Option for Verastem Initial Public Offering

Pozen, Inc. Release: Preventive Aspirin Use Less Than Optimal in Stroke Survivors Despite Clinical Guidelines

AHF Calls for Congressional Investigation and Shake Up at FDA

Biotech News - Business Wire
Cannabis Science Reports Success For 4th Brand New Self-Administering Cancer Patient

T2 Biosystems Announces Issuance of Key Patent Providing Broad Intellectual Property Protection for Direct Detection Diagnostic Methods

KCI

New Commercialization Opportunities for Proteomics to Be Presented By KineMed at the 14th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference

Research and Markets: Future US Coagulation Market: Growth Opportunities and Business Expansion Strategies

Biotech News - PR Newswire
Auxogyn Completes $20 Million In Series A Funding

Marina Biotech, Inc. Joins OTCQX

International Phase I Trial Results of Recombinant Fusion Protein Linking Coagulation Factor IX With Albumin (rIX-FP) Show All Pharmacokinetic Parameters Significantly Improved in Patients With Severe Hemophilia B

JBT Corporation and Swisslog Enter Into Partnership for Automated Guided Vehicles

Life Sciences Venture Funding Jumps 21% in 2011 but Quarterly Performance Falls Short, According to the MoneyTree Report

Biotechnology - Moreover
Analysis of Relative Performance in the Biotechnology Industry for Shares of Incyte (INCY, ONXX, ALKS, SPPI, MITI)

Top 5 Companies in the Biotechnology Industry with the Best Relative Performance (CPHD, IMGN, HGSI, SGEN, RIGL)

NIH Translational Center Should Raise All Boats, BIO Says

Immunogen, inc. reports second quarter fiscal year 2012 financial results and provides quarterly update

Biotechnology to be 21st-century industry: Life Tech CEO

Burrill Report
Big Biotech Fuels M&A Activity

Hitting the Target

Infinity Pharmaceuticals Tanks on Failed Cancer Drug Trial

Gates Gives Global Fund $750 Million Boost

Novo to Launch Type 1 Diabetes R&D Center

CenterWatch - Clinical Trials
Sanofi's $20 billion Genzyme buy could fuel a big pharma-biotechnology acquisition trend

New Quintiles initiative saves investigative sites the time, and cost, of patient recruitment advertising

Technology companies adapt interactive video concepts for clinical trial informed consent

CRI buys Lifetree, combining investigative sites on both coasts and across all trial phases

New $1b NIH center will tackle early-stage drug development to ease industry risk of failure

Clinical Trials - Business Wire
Se anunciarán los resultados del estudio «Solitaire with the Intention for Thrombectomy (SWIFT)» en el Congreso Internacional de ACV el 3 de febrero

Les résultats de l'étude SWIFT (Solitaire with the Intention for Thrombectomy) seront annoncés le 3 février lors de la conférence internationale sur les AVC

Celebrating 50 Years of Breakthroughs: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Hosts Global Scientific Meeting, Announces Plans to Expand Clinical Trial Access and Collaborative Research

Phase IV Clinical Trials Often Suffer When Managed within Clinical Development Departments, According to Cutting Edge Information

Research and Markets: Polio Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2011

Clinical Trials - PR Newswire
Bayer Initiates Expanded Access Program for Investigational Compound Radium-223 Chloride

Clinical Data on OGX-427 Presented at the ASCO 2012 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Provide Ongoing Evidence of Hsp27 as a Potential Therapeutic Target in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Affinium Pharmaceuticals, Ltd., Announces First Patient Dosed with Oral AFN-1252 in a Phase 2 Clinical Trial for Acute Bacterial Skin & Skin Structure Infections

Stents and Surgery For Blocked Neck Arteries are Neck-and-Neck as Lasting Stroke Prevention

Online System Helps Expedite Clinical Trials in China and Brazil

CNN Top Stories
Amy Winehouse coroner resigns

Arab League on Syria: U.N. can help

Dozens missing after ferry sinks

Egypt mourns as soccer riot death toll rises to 79

U.S. to end Afghan combat mission

Contract Pharma
Fareva API Adds BD Dir. for North America

SCHOTT Names Syringe VP

Absorption Systems Expands Ocular Testing Facility

Frontage Completes Phase I Botanical Drug Study

Foster Delivery Adds Lab Services

FDA Drugs- What's New
FDA Drug Safety Communication: New risk factor for Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) associated with Tysabri (natalizumab)

Medication Guides

FDA Drug Safety Communication: New Boxed Warning and Contraindication for Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin)

FDA Drug Safety Communication: Update: Preliminary findings from ongoing investigations of CardioGen-82

FDA Statement on recently terminated clinical trial with Doribax (doripenem)

FDA News - Business Wire
La FDA acelera la evaluación de un nuevo medicamento para el cáncer de piel, mientras que Cannabis Science ofrece un tratamiento tópico para el carcinoma basocelular sin efectos secundarios aparentes

Spectranetics Announces Interim Results from German Study Treating Patients with Peripheral In-Stent Restenosis

AHF Calls for Congressional Investigation and Shake up at FDA

Ligand Presents Full Data from Successful Phase II Trial of Captisol-Enabled®, Propylene Glycol-Free Melphalan at the BMT Tandem Meetings

FDA beschleunigt Verfahren für neues Hautkrebsarzneimittel, während Cannabis Science ein topisches Mittel für Basaliom ohne erkennbare Nebenwirkungen bietet

FDA Press Releases
FDA and industry reach agreement in principle on medical device user fees

FDA approves Gleevec for expanded use in patients with rare gastrointestinal cancer

FDA takes action against New York cheese manufacturer

FDA approves Kalydeco to treat rare form of cystic fibrosis

FDA approves new treatment for most common type of skin cancer

FDA Vaccines, Blood and Biologics - What's New
Cord Blood Banking Information for Consumers

Cord Blood Banking – Information for Consumers

Cord Blood Banking ââ¬â Information for Consumers

Influenza Virus Vaccine for the 2011 - 2012 Season

Fluzone, Fluzone High-Dose and Fluzone Intradermal

FierceBiotech
Pharma defeats biotech push for rapid approval program

UPDATED: AstraZeneca cutting 2,200 R&D jobs, slashing neuroscience in restructuring

AstraZeneca cutting 2,200 R&D jobs, slashing neuroscience in restructuring

Medivation surges as rivals aim at fast-changing prostate cancer market

Investigators tout promising breast cancer vax data from small study

FierceBiotech IT
Google Ventures, VCs backing tech focused on genomics

Clinical IT outfit upsizes as Big Pharma customers downsize

U.K. genomics database plan faces hurdles

Covance's big IT budget gets thumbs down from analysts

Gamers tackle enzyme makeover, beat scientists' efforts

FierceBiotech Research
Mutated melanoma receptor heightens diabetes risk

Team finds 2 mutations that cause pediatric brain cancer

Meet cancer's latest enemy: grape seed extract

Nearly $11M to fund new Joslin Diabetes Center research facility

New target could be key to beating back methamphetamine addiction

FiercePharma
NICE rejects J&J's Zytiga as too expensive

AstraZeneca puts 7,300 jobs on the chopping block

What will Dendreon's new chief do about Provenge

Roche results spotlight targeted-drug strategy

Pfizer pulls mixed-up contraceptive pills

FiercePharma Manufacturing
Executive suite not spared in J&J reorg tied to quality concerns

Medical devicemakers double down on FDA

Pfizer suspects 30 packs of contraceptives mispackaged; pulls 1 million just in case

Roche plant spared from sale runs into GMP issues

Amylin's OH plant prepped for Bydureon's U.S. debut

FierceVaccines
Women's own cells could blast breast cancer

Universal flu vaccine might be a step closer

First hookworm vaccine enters clinical trials

Ovarian cancer vaccine clinical trial begins enrollment

Study: Gardasil does not cause autoimmune disease

Health News - BizJournals.com
Transcend Services posts $19M profit

Medical College expansion moves forward

GlaxoSmithKline agrees to Avandia settlements

State sees large drop in new jobless claims

Pharmaceutical business boosts Cardinal Health 2Q profit

Health News - CNBC
Earnings Preview: Humana to report 4Q results

Old-style film processing led to CA teacher arrest

Insurer Cigna's 4th quarter profit drops 37 pct

Merck & Co. swings to Q4 profit on lower charges

Novo Nordisk Q4 profits jump, outlook raised

Health News - Fox Business
Employers Grateful for Proposed Tax Breaks, But Still Scared

Employers Grateful for Proposed Tax Breaks, Still Scared

Insmed Shares Drop as FDA Halts Study After Rat Test Results

Week Ahead: A Flood Of 2Q Earnings

Pfizer Drug Raises Heart Attack Risk: Study

Inside Industry - Gen
PDUFA V Supporters Try to Sell Congress on Job, Innovation Potential

Athersys MultiStem Program Gets $3.6M Boost

Shire, Sangamo Ink $13M Up-Front Deal for ZFPs against Hemophilia and Monogenic Disorders

Roche's Cobas Test for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Granted 510(k) Clearance in U.S.

FDA Sanctions Vertex Kalydeco for Treating Cystic Fibrosis Caused by G551D Mutations

Marketwire - Pharma and Biotech
New WVC Plaza, New Services, Fun Health Workouts, and Fabulous CE Are This Year's Conference Hallmarks

StayinFront Named Editors' Pick by Consumer Goods Technology Magazine for 2012

Dynavax Reports on Heplisav(TM) Pre-BLA Meeting With FDA

The Sclar Dental Implant Surgery Video Library

AbCelex Technologies Announces Research Collaboration and Commercialization Agreement With the Carton Group

MassBio News
Annual Policy Breakfast Makes Headlines on Healthcare Reform

MassBio Introduces the Leading Edge Award

MassBio Policy Update - SBIR Reauthorization

451 Marketing & Freeman to Create Massachusetts Pavilion at 2012 BIO International Convention

Local students explore Biotech Futures

Medical Pharma - PR Newswire
Society of Gynecologic Oncology to Host 43rd Annual Meeting on Women's Cancer®

Cenegenics Carolinas Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program Aimed to Help Prevent "The One Million Dollar Heart Attack"

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Introduces First-of-its-Kind Patient Centered Medical Home Program

CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results

Delcath Announces First European Chemosat Procedures

National Center for Biotechnology Information
GEO Series Releases

ClinVar News and Announcements

Behind The Headlines - Health News from NHS Choices

PubMed Health Featured Reviews

SRA News

Nature Biotechnology
Approval on a knife edge

Bringing business risk into sharp focus

The NIH's role in accelerating translational sciences

Building stem-cell genomics in California and beyond

Foundation Medicine

New York Times- Biotechnology
Life Sciences Development Rebounds in Central New Jersey

Amgen and Watson to Work Together on Generic Drugs

A Genome Deluge

Drew Endy: Better Computing for the Things We Care About Most

DNA Sequencing Caught in Deluge of Data

New York Times- Pharmaceuticals
Pfizer and Eli Lilly, Squeezed by Generics, Top Forecasts

F.D.A. Approves Cystic Fibrosis Drug

F.D.A. Approves Drug for an Advanced Skin Cancer

Technology and Doctors

Are There Drops to Reverse Eye Dilation

OnBioVC
Tangent Medical Technologies, Inc.: Series A $4.5M

Inova Labs, Inc.: Series B $17.5M

Pivot Medical, Inc.: Series C $32M

Leonardo Biosystems, Inc.: Series A $1.25M

Cervilenz, Inc.: Series A $8.4M

Outsourcing-Pharma
An experienced CMO is key to successful biologics development says Cobra Biologics

Parexel discusses transdermal drug delivery techs

Sponsors and CROs differ on perception of service quality, says the Avoca Group

Recipharm CEO talks CMO sector recovery and Asian plans

Covance adding mass spec for biosimilars

Pharma News - Business Wire
Anúncios dos resultados do estudo Solitaire considerado para Trombectomia (SWIFT) na Conferencia Internacional de Acidentes Vasculares no dia 3 de fevereiro

Rite Aid Pharmacists Help Provide Protection Against Pertussis

Samenvatting: Resulaten van Solitaire with the Intention for Thrombectomy (SWIFT) onderzoek bekend gemaakt op int. hartfalen conferentie on Feb 3

Allergan Reports Fourth Quarter 2011 Operating Results

Cerus to Release Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2011 Results on February 28, 2012

Pharma News - PharmiWeb
New data published in New England Journal of Medicine confirm the efficacy of Esmya® (ulipristal acetate) for the pre-operative treatment of uterine fibroids

Partner With Your Pharmacist to Monitor Heart Health

S1 IT Solutions to Exhibit at HIMSS12 in Las Vegas

Streamline Health Announces Joint Marketing Agreement With FTI Consulting

National Business Group on Health: Hospitals, Health Care Facilities Should Require Flu Vaccinations for All of Their Employees

Pharma News - PR Newswire
Dayton Physicians Network and Zangmeister Center Join RainTree Oncology Services Network

Who Will Be The 2012 Next-Generation Pharmacist

Phase 1 Study of OGX-427 Presented at the ASCO 2012 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Shows Early Evidence of Activity in Bladder Cancer

Hybrid Fuels, Inc. Announces FDA Approved Lab Selection for Azul Instant - "Be Ready in an Instant"

Insero Health Closes Initial Round of Financing and Signs Exclusive Licenses With Harvard and Yale

Pharmaceutical - Moreover
: Pharmaceuticals look to cure pipeline concerns

Drug firms sign up to new tropical disease fight

Cannabis Science Presents Newest Photographs From 3rd Cancer Patient That Show Cancer Tumors Dying and Areas That Are No

Micro Labs attracts private equity and pharma interest: VCCircle

Novartis net dips by 5.3% to Rs.38 crore in Q3

PR Leap - Biotech
Abcam Biochemicals is launched; the new name for Ascent Scientific products

AL-TAR Services, Inc. Adds Thermo-Scientific Product Line to its Online Lab Equipment Store

Ascent Scientific Launch Novel Dynamin Inhibitor Dyngo-4a™ with Children's Medical Research Institute and University of Newcastle

AL-TAR Services, Inc. Names Robert Nugent Director of Business Development

Ascent Scientific licenses novel clathrin inhibitors from Freie Universität Berlin, University of Newcastle and Children's Medical Research Institute

PRWeb - Biotechnology
DNA2.0 Introduces Protein Variant Libraries

Norwich Expands Capabilities for Phase I-III Clinical Trials

Biomatters US focus drives over 50% sales increase during 2011

Dr. Gulani to Teach Among Noble Laureates at World Conference in Dubai

Start-Up Makes Its Mark in Drug and Device Regulatory Intelligence

PRWeb - Pharmaceuticals
US Drug Watchdog Expands its Metal on Metal Defective Hip Implant...

Superior Medical Solutions Now Offering Saliva Drug Test Kits

African Mango NZ Stores Now Stocking Internationally Acclaimed...

Over 900 Lawsuits Filed in Pinnacle Hip Replacement MDL

Rottenstein Law Group Learns of Zoloft Manufacturer's Motion to...

Scientific American
Thanks to Plants, We Will Never Find A Planet Like Earth

Did Leonardo da Vinci Copy His Famous "Vitruvian Man"

Word-of-Mind: Researchers Decode Words from the Brain's Auditory Activity

Gigantic Radio Telescope to Search for First Stars and Galaxies

Volcanoes May Have Sparked Little Ice Age

Sports - ESPN Basketball
No. 17 San Diego St. escapes Boise's upset bid

Top recruit Noel moves back to Class of 2012

Robinson dominates again as No. 8 KU rolls

Baylor escapes A&M with 3 in final seconds

Snaer keys Florida St.'s rally by Georgia Tech

Sports News - ESPN
Utah's QB coach Johnson named O-coordinator

Tressel taking non-athletics position with Akron

Sandusky lawyer pins Paterno downfall on AG

Tressel in talks to join Akron's administration

Kill brought wife recruiting in case of seizures

Xconomy Life Sciences
San Diego Life Sciences Strengthened in Recession, Outpacing Nation

Flagship Ventures Plans to Open Michigan Office

Dendreon Names John Johnson CEO After Volatile Year

Vertex's Big Day Felt Like Moon Landing, Seattle Researcher Says

AvidBiotics Sees New Angle for Personalized Medicine in Antibiotics

Yahoo Biotech News
Same Genes Key to Early & Late-Onset Alzheimer's: Study (HealthDay)

Romney stock trades clash with divestment pledge (AP)

Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise for Stroke, Studies Say (HealthDay)

Gene Study Sheds Light on Body Clock's Link to Diabetes (HealthDay)

Santorum's Hypocrisy Highlighted by Daughter's Illness (ContributorNetwork)