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Oct 18

Shinkowa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Distributor of the World's First Supplements Containing β-Nicotinamide Mononucleotide (NMN), Has Begun World-Wide Distribution of the Special Products ''NMN PURE 3000'' and ''NMN PURE 1500''

Shinkowa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Distributor of the World's First Supplements Containing β-Nicotinamide Mononucleotide (NMN), Has Begun World-Wide Distribution of the Special Products ''NMN PURE 3000'' and ''NMN PURE 1500''

(AETOS Wire)-- Shinkowa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Chuo-ward, Tokyo; CEO, Megumi Tanaka) sells the first ever original supplements and cosmetics containing β-nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) under the 'MIRAILAB' supplement brand and"...

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Oct 16

Results from Phase 2 Studies of Oral Ozanimod in Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis to Be Presented at World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG2017

Results from Phase 2 Studies of Oral Ozanimod in Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis to Be Presented at World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG2017

In the STEPSTONE open-label study, ozanimod demonstrated meaningful clinical and endoscopic improvements in patients with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease at week 12

In the TOUCHSTONE open-label"...

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Oct 14

AHF Donates 1 Million Sanitary Pads, Calls on Governments to Support Menstrual Health for Girls

AHF Donates 1 Million Sanitary Pads, Calls on Governments to Support Menstrual Health for Girls

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is putting the spotlight on menstrual health for young women and girls through the donation of one million sanitary pads to three countries in Africa: Uganda, Nigeria and Zambia. The symbolic gesture is in honor of the 2017 International Day of the Girl Child; a United Nations recognized day that promotes the rights of girls and addresses gender inequality issues that put young women and girls at a disadvantage. It is commemorated on October 11 of every year. According to a UNESCO report, 1 in 10 girls in Sub-Saharan Africa misses school during their menstrual periods, which is about 20% of a given school year,......

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Oct 10

Ferring Strengthens Growth Hormone Franchise Zomacton® Through Acquisition of ZomaJet™ Needle-Free Injector Device

Ferring Strengthens Growth Hormone Franchise Zomacton® Through Acquisition of ZomaJet™ Needle-Free Injector Device

  • Ferring enters agreement with Antares Pharma Inc. for worldwide rights to ZomaJet™ needle-free injector device
  • ZomaJet is used to deliver Ferring’s Zomacton® (somatropin), indicated to treat Growth Hormone Deficiency in children and Turner Syndrome in girls
  • ZomaJet helps increase adherence to treatment through its...

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Oct 04

MoPH, US ambassador launch electornic health services

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health, Ghassan Hasbani, launched the Ministry's e-Health project by signing with US Ambassador, Elizabeth Richard, and in cooperation with the Lebanese Association 'Loubnaniyoun' a project that includes a smart application for the"...

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Oct 03

Emirates Hospital Dubai: Decision to Tax Sugary Drinks Hailed

Emirates Hospital Dubai: Decision to Tax Sugary Drinks Hailed

Emirates Hospital’s, a subsidiary of Emirates Healthcare Company, leading paediatrician, Dr Abeer Khayat, renounces the consumption of sugary drinks among children and youth. Sugary soft drinks and energy drinks are taxed in the UAE"...

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Oct 03

Seattle Genetics and Takeda Announce Publication in Blood of Final Long-Term Survival Data from ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) Pivotal Phase 2 Clinical Trial in Relapsed or Refractory Systemic Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma

Seattle Genetics and Takeda Announce Publication in Blood of Final Long-Term Survival Data from ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) Pivotal Phase 2 Clinical Trial in Relapsed or Refractory Systemic Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma

-Estimated Five-Year Overall Survival Rate was 60 Percent and Five-Year Progression-Free Survival Rate was 39 Percent-

-In the 66 Percent of Patients who Achieved Complete Remission, Both Median Overall Survival"...

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Oct 03

Ferring Appoints Klaus Dugi as Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Ferring Appoints Klaus Dugi as Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

(AETOS Wire) -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today that Professor Klaus Dugi has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, effective immediately. He will be responsible for Global Medical Affairs, Quality Assurance and Pharmacovigilance. In addition, he will also be a member of the Ferring Executive Board. Prior to this role, Prof. Dugi held various leadership roles at Boehringer Ingelheim, including Vice President Global Medical Affairs, Chief Medical Officer, and, most recently, Managing Director UK &......

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Oct 02

Al Zahia Raises Awareness About Cardiovascular Disease as Part of Majid Al Futtaim’s ‘Feel the Beat’

Al Zahia Raises Awareness About Cardiovascular Disease as Part of Majid Al Futtaim’s ‘Feel the Beat’

Sharjah Holding PJSC, a partnership between Majid Al Futtaim - Properties and Sharjah Asset Management Holding, supported Majid Al Futtaim’s ‘Feel the Beat’ initiative by offering"...

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Sep 27

AHF Swaziland Kicks off 10 Years Anniversary Celebrations with Launch of Matsapha Clinic

AHF Swaziland Kicks off 10 Years Anniversary Celebrations with Launch of Matsapha Clinic

(AETOS Wire)-- The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has officially launched its fifth Clinic in Swaziland -Matsapha Comprehensive Healthcare Clinic, in partnership with the Swaziland Ministry of Health and the Matsapha Town Council. The launch of the clinic signaled the commencement of celebratory activities to mark AHF’s 10 year anniversary in the Kingdom of Swaziland. Speaking at the colourful ceremony, Dr. Nduduzo Dube, AHF Swaziland Country Program Manager, shared AHF’s journey and achievements since it first expanded its services to the Kingdom, in 2007. “In August 2007, AHF established its first ART clinic in Manzini: Lamvelase......

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