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Bayer submits BLA in the for BAY94-9027 – a long-acting factor VIII for the treatment of hemophilia A

Bayer submits BLA in the for BAY94-9027 – a long-acting factor VIII for the treatment of hemophilia A

3 Sep 2017

Pivotal studies with BAY94-9027 showed that bleed protection was achieved with extended dosing intervals.

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Xeno-free cell culture medium for regenerative medicine research

Xeno-free cell culture medium for regenerative medicine research

31 Aug 2017

StemFit Basic02 offers superior and stable growth performance, high colony forming efficiency and robust scalable cell expansion.

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AstraZeneca and Takeda collaborate to develop and commercialise MEDI1341 for Parkinson’s disease

AstraZeneca and Takeda collaborate to develop and commercialise MEDI1341 for Parkinson’s disease

31 Aug 2017

MEDI1341 has the potential to achieve a better efficacy and safety profile than other alpha-synuclein antibodies.

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Phase III study confirms Kyprolis regimen extends overall survival In patients with relapsed multiple myeloma

Phase III study confirms Kyprolis regimen extends overall survival In patients with relapsed multiple myeloma

31 Aug 2017

ENDEAVOR study long-term data show Kyprolis and dexamethasone reduced the risk of death by 24% versus Velcade and dexamethasone.

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Lilly to file baricitinib resubmission to FDA before end of January 2018

Lilly to file baricitinib resubmission to FDA before end of January 2018

30 Aug 2017

Resubmission package will include new safety and efficacy data.

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FDA approves new antibacterial drug

FDA approves new antibacterial drug

30 Aug 2017

First carbapenem-based combination product – combination of meropenem with a new class of beta-lactamase inhibitor.

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Krystal microplate enables development of drug testing assay

Krystal microplate enables development of drug testing assay

29 Aug 2017

Scientists at the NCBS using Krystal 384-well black microplates to produce a standard drug testing assay for Plasmodium vivax infection.

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Berg and AstraZeneca collaborate to identify new therapeutic targets to treat neurological disorders

Berg and AstraZeneca collaborate to identify new therapeutic targets to treat neurological disorders

28 Aug 2017

Collaboration to focus on a disease target in Parkinson's disease with Berg's Interrogative Biology technology.

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New Repatha data support lower LDL-C levels for high-risk cardiovascular patients

New Repatha data support lower LDL-C levels for high-risk cardiovascular patients

28 Aug 2017

No evidence of a leveling off of effect and no new safety concerns were identified in this analysis.

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Regeneron and Sanofi to present new analyses from Praluent injection trials

Regeneron and Sanofi to present new analyses from Praluent injection trials

27 Aug 2017

Presentations include results from ODYSSEY APPRISE, an open-label study in 16 European countries and Canada in patients with severe hypercholesterolemia at high cardiovascular risk.

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EC approves first oral short-course treatment for highly active relapsing multiple sclerosis

EC approves first oral short-course treatment for highly active relapsing multiple sclerosis

27 Aug 2017

Mavenclad has shown sustained clinical efficacy for up to 4 years with a maximum of 20 days of oral treatment over 2 years.

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FDA grants Priority Review to Genentech's emicizumab for Hemophilia A with inhibitors

FDA grants Priority Review to Genentech's emicizumab for Hemophilia A with inhibitors

24 Aug 2017

Application based on positive results of Phase III study in adults and adolescents with hemophilia A with inhibitors and interim Phase III results in children.

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