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6/23/17 - "System and Method for X-Ray Imaging" in Patent Application Approval Process (USPTO 20170151444)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week A patent application by the inventors LI, Gui; XU, Lu; YANG, Hongcheng, filed on November 24, 2016, was made available online on June 8, 2017, according to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C., by NewsRx correspondents. This patent application is assigned to Shanghai United
6/23/17 - 1,560 institutes qualified to treat foreign patients [Korea Times]
According to the Ministry of Health and Welfare, the medical institutions will be able to offer treatments to foreign patients and 1,047 private businesses can engage in marketing to attract medical tourists over the next three years. Clinics or hospitals with less than 100 beds are insured for up to 100 million won, and hospitals with over 100 bed
6/23/17 - 22nd Century Receives Guidance from FDA on Phase III Clinical Trials [Tehran Times (Iran)]
22nd Century Group, Inc., a plant biotechnology company that is a leader in tobacco harm reduction, announced today that on June 20, 2017, the Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, Heracles Pharmaceuticals, participated in a meeting with the multi-discipline review team in the Division of Anesthesia, Analgesia, and Addiction Products at the Cent
6/23/17 - 5 Peeks at the Senate's Small-Group Health Proposal [LifeHealthPro]
Business groups and their supporters have been trying to get interstate association health plan bills signed into law for decades. Senate Republican leaders are now trying to put their weight behind the idea. They put an interstate association health plan proposal in the new Affordable Care Act change proposal, the Better Care Reconciliation Act of
6/23/17 - 6th Annual Iida Healthcare Interior Design Competition Now Open
The International Interior Design Association issued the following news release:. The International Interior Design Association proudly announces the opening of its 6th annual Healthcare Interior Design Competition. *Ambulatory, including Specialty Clinic; Pediatric; Cancer Center; Ambulatory Surgery Center; Urgent Care Center* Hospitals, including
6/23/17 - 814,700 Ohioans Would Lose Medicaid Coverage Under AHCA
With 25 percent of its population on Medicaid and more than 723,000 people covered by expansion, Ohio would be especially harmed by the American Health Care Act, according to a new report from Policy Matters Ohio. The AHCA would change Medicaid to a per capita cap structure, which caps federal funding per Medicaid enrollee. To maintain current Medi
6/23/17 - AbbVie Announces Pivotal Phase 2 Trial Evaluating VENCLYXTO? (venetoclax) in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) with 17p Deletion to be Presented at 22nd European Hematology Association (EHA) Annual Congress
AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced the presentation of results from the pivotal Phase 2 study of VENCLYXTO?, a first-in-class oral B-cell lymphoma-2 inhibitor. VENCLYXTO monotherapy was granted conditional marketing authorization in the EU for the treatment of CLL in the presence of 17 p deletion or TP53 mutation in adu
6/23/17 - AbbVie Receives CHMP Positive Opinion for MAVIRET? (glecaprevir/pibrentasvir) for the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C in All Major Genotypes (GT1-6)
AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use of the European Medicines Agency has granted a positive opinion recommending marketing authorization of MAVIRET?, an investigational, pan-genotypic treatment for adults with chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
6/23/17 - Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Partnership Forum Attendees Create Action Plans to Advance Value-Based Contracting
ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 23, 2017/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Diverse stakeholders representing managed care pharmacy, provider groups, integrated delivery systems and the biopharmaceutical industry this week developed key strategies to enable the expansion of "value-based contracting." The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Partnership Forum, Advancing..
6/23/17 - Acceleron Provides Updated Results from Ongoing Phase 2 Study of Luspatercept in Myelodysplastic Syndromes at the 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association
Acceleron Pharma Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases, today announced preliminary results from the ongoing Phase 2 studies of luspatercept in patients with lower-risk myelodysplastic syndromes at the 22 nd Congress
6/23/17 - Acceleron Provides Updated Results from Phase 2 Studies of Luspatercept in Beta-Thalassemia at the 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association
Acceleron Pharma Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases, today announced preliminary results from the ongoing Phase 2 study of luspatercept in patients with beta-thalassemia during an oral presentation at the 22 nd...
6/23/17 - Advanced Infusion Systems Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts 20162024
The key factors that are driving the advanced infusion systems market are the overall growth in the global population that are suffering from diabetes, cancer, and chronic disease.Sarasota, FL 06/22/2017 Zion Market Research, the market research group announced the analysis report titled " Advanced Infusion Systems Market: Global Industry Ana
6/23/17 - AFGE Issues Statement on Health Care Bill
The American Federation of Government Employees issued the following statement by National President J. David Cox Sr. in response to the Senate's draft legislation dismantling the Affordable Care Act:. "The Senate's bill follows the same failed approach as the House-passed bill. The American Federation of Government Employees is the largest federa
6/23/17 - AFT Issues Statement on Senate Republican Healthcare Bill
The American Federation of Teachers issued the following statement by President Randi Weingarten:. "We're a week out from the Senate voting on a bill that would radically affect one-sixth of the nation's economy and millions of people's lives. "Instead of repairing Obamacare, Republicans have doubled down on what the House-passed Trumpcare would
6/23/17 - Akari Therapeutics to Present Data from Phase 2 PNH Trial of Coversin at the 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association
Akari Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, is presenting a poster today at the 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association in Madrid, Spain containing data for the four patients, to date, who have completed its ongoing Phase 2 trial of Coversin in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria. Coversin is a second-generation..
6/23/17 - Alaska's lawmakers dig into Senate health care bill [Alaska Dispatch News, Anchorage]
June 23 WASHINGTON Alaska's two U.S. senators say they are beginning the process of a close review of the Senate Republican leadership's proposed legislation to alter the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R- Kentucky, released the 142- page "discussion draft" of the bill Thursday morning, written by staff
6/23/17 - Alexander, Corker hold off on full-throated endorsement of Senate GOP health care plan [Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.]
How the Senate health bill compares to House, Obamacare. Lamar Alexander today praised much of Senate Republican leaders' newly released "discussion draft" health care bill to repeal and replace Obamacare but joined with fellow Tennessee Republican Sen. "Then, I'm going to stay focused on it next week as the bill goes to the Senate floor where i
6/23/17 - Alexion Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Soliris (Eculizumab) for the Treatment of Patients with Refractory Generalized Myasthenia Gravis (gMG) in the European Union
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use of the European Medicines Agency has adopted a positive opinion to extend the current therapeutic indication for Soliris to include the treatment of refractory generalized myasthenia gravis in patients who are anti-acetylcholine receptor...
6/23/17 - Allantoin Market Is Expected To Witness Growth Swiftly Based On Rising Demand From Various Application Such As Cosmetics And Pharmaceutical Till 2022: Grand View Research, Inc
According to report published by Grand View Research, Global Allantoin Market is expected to reach USD 641.7 million by 2022. Growing application scope of allantoin in pharmaceutical industry is anticipated to drive market growth over the forecast period. Global Allantoin Market is expected to reach USD 641.7 million by 2022, according to a new stu
6/23/17 - American Association of Heart Failure Nurses Releases Position Statement on Patient Access [T-break Tech (Middle East)]
-6/ 21/ 17, At the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses 13th Annual Meeting, board leadership will announce the release of the AAHFN position statement on patient access to healthcare. This position statement, which is published in the May/June edition of Heart& Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care, derives from the national initiat
6/23/17 - American Sustainable Business Council Issues Statement on Senate Healthcare Bill
"The AHCA proposals from the House and now the Senate would be like sticking leeches on an already weak patient. Since the proposals would reduce access to healthcare and do nothing to reduce costs, they would only make the U.S. healthcare system worse, hurting U.S. businesses- especially those that compete internationally. In total, the U.S. spend
6/23/17 - Amid GOP silence, Pa. health care groups worry over Senate bill [The York Dispatch, Pa.]
Republican Senate leaders are pushing mightily to write and pass a bill to replace former President Barack Obama's signature health care law by the end of June. Jeff Bechtel, senior vice president of health economics and policy for the Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, said he believes the Senate's plan will mostly resemble the
6/23/17 - Anti-tumor Activity Observed in Phase 1 Trial of Novel P53-Targeting Drug ALRN-6924
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Drug Week Aileron Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a novel class of therapeutics called stapled peptides, announced safety and clinical activity data, including complete responses, partial responses and evidence of stable disease, from its Phase 1, multi-center trial with.
6/23/17 - AP Top Business News at 1:14 a.m. EDT
Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill China tightens online video controls, jolting investors Chinese automaker buys stake in Malaysia's Proton Senate GOP unveils' Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard The Latest: Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters Asian shares flat as weak oil prices weigh on investors Scientist g
6/23/17 - AP Top Business News at 1:21 a.m. EDT
The Latest: Merkel calls UK's residency stance' good start' Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill China tightens online video controls, jolting investors Chinese automaker buys stake in Malaysia's Proton Senate GOP unveils' Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard The Latest: Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters Asian s
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