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Launch of Dermatology GPO DermSource a Success

Launch of Dermatology GPO DermSource a Success

​On Cyber Monday, DermSource launched as “the” quintessential purchasing platform for dermatology products attracting independent pharmacies nationwide. Products are discounted at rates 30%-60% cheaper than the average GPO (group purchasing organization), with DermSource limiting their profitability to only 3% above the…

Primate CRO Alpha Genesis Continues Expansion Efforts With $3M Commitment

Primate CRO Alpha Genesis Continues Expansion Efforts With $3M Commitment

Primate contract research organization Alpha Genesis today announced the second phase of its multi-year expansion effort, committing an additional $3M over the next two years towards new construction and hiring to further enhance the Company's product and service offerings. This announcement…

Growing Skin in the Lab for the Treatment of Advanced Wounds

Though there are many medical devices that can be used in the care of advanced wounds, there is significant clinical research to support that biological therapies provide superior healing ability. IDTechEx Research has previously reported on how connected sensors, imaging…

Levo Therapeutics Announces Initiation of the CARE-PWS Phase 3 Study of Intranasal Carbetocin for the Treatment of Prader-Willi Syndrome

Levo Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that enrollment is underway in its Phase 3 clinical study of intranasal carbetocin (LV-101) for the treatment of Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). The study is a multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study called CARE-PWS.  “We are excited to bring…

JangoBio Advancing the First Stem Cell Therapy for Hormone Restoration

JangoBio is making substantial progress on several commercial and scientific fronts in its quest to develop stem cell-based therapies for hormone restoration. Building on a National Institutes of Health small business grant and an initial seed investment round, JangoBio is…

GABA-Receptor Modulation in the Treatment of Neurological Diseases

GABA-Receptor Modulation in the Treatment of Neurological Diseases

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 243, Issue 13, September 2018)(https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1535370218800980) identifies new mechanisms that regulate the activity of the most common type of receptor in the mammalian brain, GABA receptors. The study, led by Dr. Sergiy Sylantyev in…

Knowledge Management in an R&D Environment – Using an Electronic Lab Notebook as a Starting Point, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Knowledge Management in an R&D Environment – Using an Electronic Lab Notebook as a Starting Point, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Join industry experts Mats Kihlén, Product Manager at BIOVIA, and Niclas Lindberg, Sales Executive Life Sciences, TechniaTranscat, for a live webinar on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, at 9 a.m. EST /2 p.m. GMT /3 p.m. CET (EU-Central). Sharing R&D information…

Tufts Research: Strategies From Data Management Leaders to Speed Clinical Trials, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Tufts Research: Strategies From Data Management Leaders to Speed Clinical Trials, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Join this live webinar upcoming on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, at 1 p.m. EST to learn how top pharmas and CROs plan to speed database build and data collection, as well as their top challenges and future priorities. Ken Getz,…

Drug-Drug Interactions: Understanding Proposed FDA Regulatory Updates and Applying In Vitro and Physiologically Based Techniques

Drug-Drug Interactions: Understanding Proposed FDA Regulatory Updates and Applying In Vitro and Physiologically Based Techniques

As the population ages, approximately 33 percent of patients are considered polypharmacy, taking multiple drugs at the same time (Bjerrum, Gonzalez Lopez-Valcarcel et al. 2008). The percentage of the population taking at least five different medications increases from 25 percent…

You Mean the World Initiative

Nucleo Life Sciences, LLC, a San Francisco Bay Area pharmaceutical development company, has launched the You Mean the World Initiative to coincide with the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day. You Mean the World is a commitment to developing pediatric HIV…

Designing Reliable Medical Devices by Solving Common Interconnect Challenges, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Designing Reliable Medical Devices by Solving Common Interconnect Challenges, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Individuals take for granted everyday interactions with well-designed products and devices that save both time and aggravation. Well-designed products can eliminate overall confusion for the user. Every day, more medical devices are designed for portability and at home monitoring. A…

Cutting Through the Industry 4.0 Paradigm: It's Not About Big Data, but How to Use Your Data, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Cutting Through the Industry 4.0 Paradigm: It's Not About Big Data, but How to Use Your Data, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Data collection and visualization to improve the performance of the manufacturing supply chain has been a goal for the life science manufacturing industry for a very long time. However, in GMP manufacturing, it’s not about being new – it’s about…

iPatientAxis Applies Near-Time Medical Record Retrieval to Convert Trial Intenders to Enrollees

​A recent study looking at digital patient recruitment for clinical trials found that social media in particular offers significant upside when it comes to usability for trial education and ultimately, enrollment. The study, “Content That Clicks: Effective Social Marketing for…

Combining Radiation and Immune Modulatory Agents in Preclinical Oncology Mouse Models, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Combining Radiation and Immune Modulatory Agents in Preclinical Oncology Mouse Models, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

More than 50% of all cancer patients receive some sort of radiation therapy as part of their disease treatment plan. However, there remains a persistent lack of drug development with radiation combinations. In order to venture into clinical trials, many…

Disrupting the Life Sciences Supply Chain: Digitalizing the Modern Supply Chain by Integrating Industrial Data Across Silos, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Disrupting the Life Sciences Supply Chain: Digitalizing the Modern Supply Chain by Integrating Industrial Data Across Silos, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Join industry experts from Amgen and MarkLogic for a live webinar on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at 11 a.m. EST (4 p.m. GMT). As Industry 3.0 saw the digitalization of individual processes, today, Industry 4.0 is opening the door to…

OptiMed Specialty Pharmacy Receives Full URAC Specialty Pharmacy ReAccreditation

OptiMed Specialty Pharmacy Receives Full URAC Specialty Pharmacy ReAccreditation

OptiMed Health Partners announced that it was awarded an additional three-year specialty pharmacy accreditation from URAC, a Washington, D.C., health care accrediting organization that assesses quality standards for the health care industry. URAC’s specialty pharmacy accreditation provides a symbol of…

First Light Biosciences Develops Rapid Test for C. Difficile Toxin B. in Stool Samples

First Light Biosciences Develops Rapid Test for C. Difficile Toxin B. in Stool Samples

First Light Biosciences, a developer of breakthrough automated diagnostic products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnostic tests for life-threatening infections, today announced the results of their scientific poster, “A Rapid Single Molecule Counting Method Sensitively Detects Clostridium difficile Toxin B…

Automating the IRT Receipt Process for Temperature-Monitored Shipments, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Automating the IRT Receipt Process for Temperature-Monitored Shipments, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Poorly managed temperature excursions can be detrimental to the success of a clinical trial. In the supply chain, managing the process for temperature-sensitive products is extremely intricate and time-consuming. Featured speakers from Suvoda will cover, in case study format, Grünenthal’s…

State of the Art Literature Review for EU MDR Compliance: How to Get It Right, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

State of the Art Literature Review for EU MDR Compliance: How to Get It Right, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

The term “state of the art” appears approximately 39 times in MEDDEV 2.7/1 rev. 4 (compared to just four times in the previous version of the regulations). Establishing and defining state of the art for a medical device is no…

How Multiplex-PCR Can Fit Into Diagnostic Testing Strategies for Pneumonia, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

How Multiplex-PCR Can Fit Into Diagnostic Testing Strategies for Pneumonia, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Join industry expert Amanda T. Harrington, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Director of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory at Loyola University Medical Center, for a live webinar on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at 1 p.m. EST. Current diagnostic methods for lower respiratory specimens typically…

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