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  • Tuesday, October, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 03:31:04
  • Nanobiotix Announces EUR 2.8 Million Grant from bpifrance to Accelerate Development of NBTXR3 in a Third New Indication

    Paris : NANOBIOTIX , a clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering novel approaches for the local treatment of cancer, announces today it has secured c.EUR 9 million in funding from bpifrance (formerly OSEO) of which EUR 2.8 million is directly attributable to the Company. This grant, awarded through bpifrance’s Strategic Industrial Innovation (ISI) program, will accelerate the […]

    Dental Implants Clinics Launches an Online Directory in the UK

    England : The Dental Implants Clinics directory is dedicated to putting patients in touch with some of the most experienced and knowledgeable dental implant professionals in the country. Only containing the details of registered and qualified dental implant experts, users of the site can be assured that anyone they find through the directory will be […]

    New Compendium Offers Testing Standards to Help Ensure the Quality of Ingredients in Traditional Medicines

    Maryland :  With herbal medicines relied upon by consumers worldwide, a new online resource available from the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) will provide freely available public standards to help ensure the quality of the herbal ingredients used in these products. Today, USP proposes the first 23 ingredients to be included in the new Herbal Medicines […]

    GE Technology powers Government of Maharashtra’s PPP initiative in Healthcare

    By Sachin Murdeshwar Mumbai : General Electric,   today announced a Public Private Partnership (PPP) with the Government of Maharashtra. In a consortium which includes the Public Health Department of the Government of Maharashtra, Wipro GE Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. and Ensocare by Enso Group, a 7 billion dollar diversified conglomerate in dynamic sectors like Oil & […]

    Today is World Hypertension Day

    World Hypertension Day is a day designated and initiated by The World Hypertension League (WHL), which is itself an umbrella to organizations of 85 national hypertension societies and leagues. May 17 is designated as World Hypertension Day. The day was initiated to increase the awareness of hypertension. This was especially important because of the lack […]

    Valtech Cardio Treats First Mitral Regurgitation Patients with Percutaneous Annuloplasty Device Without Open-Heart Surgery

    Israel : Valtech Cardio Ltd., a medical device company that develops solutions for mitral valve repair and replacement, announced today that two patients diagnosed with severe mitral regurgitation (MR) have been treated successfully with the Transfemoral Cardioband™ Annuloplasty System. The Cardioband device replaces the need for open-heart surgery for MR patients. The device is implanted […]

    Reckitt Benckiser and Save the Children unite to help stop children under five dying from diarrhoea

    Mumbai :  Reckitt Benckiser (RB) and Save the Children today announce a new global focus to their existing partnership, with an initial funding of $35.5 million and a goal to target the devastating global death rate in children under five from diarrhoea by 2020; a preventable illness. The ‘Healthier kids, Happier homes’ global partnership will […]

    Helsinn and Vifor Pharma Sign Licensing and Distribution Agreement for Netupitant-Palonosetron Fixed Dose Combination

    Switzerland : Helsinn Healthcare SA and Vifor Pharma, announced that the companies have entered into an exclusive license and distribution agreement for netupitant-palonosetron fixed dose combination, a Helsinn product currently in the development stage for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV). Under the agreement, Vifor Pharma will have rights to distribute the product […]

    Brain frontal lobes not sole centre of human intelligence

    Human intelligence cannot be explained by the size of the brain’s frontal lobes, claim researchers. New research into the comparative size of the frontal lobes in humans and other species has determined that the size of our frontal lobes cannot solely account for humans’ superior cognitive abilities. The frontal lobes are an area in the […]

    ACCP and Simbionix Collaborate to Promote Clinician Education and Patient Safety

    Cleveland : Simbionix, a world leader in medical simulation, and the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP), the leader in advanced simulation education, will collaborate to promote bronchoscopy education.  This partnership reinforces the goals of both organizations to improve patient safety and outcomes through advanced medical education. This deeper commitment follows several years of Simbionix […]