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Dangote Foundation, GBCHealth, Join Forces to Build Coalition on Health

Dangote Foundation, GBCHealth, Join Forces to Build Coalition on Health

NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Dangote Foundation (www.Dangote.com) and GBCHealth have joined forces to forge a new model of partnership, African Business Coalition on Health (GBCHealth) in Africa. Chairman of Dangote Foundation, Aliko Dangote, shared plans to build an African Business Coalition on Health (ABCHealth), during the Bloomberg Global Business Forum, he was co-hosting, and [...]

RedHill Biopharma Initiates Promotion of Esomeprazole Strontium Delayed-Release Capsules 49.3 mg in the U.S.

RedHill Biopharma Initiates Promotion of Esomeprazole Strontium Delayed-Release Capsules 49.3 mg in the U.S.

TEL-AVIV, Israel and RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — RedHill Biopharma Ltd. (NASDAQ:RDHL) (Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange:RDHL) (“RedHill” or the “Company”), a specialty biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on late clinical-stage development and commercialization of proprietary, orally-administered, small molecule drugs for gastrointestinal and inflammatory diseases and cancer, today announced that it has initiated promotion of Esomeprazole [...]

Integra LifeSciences Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell Certain Neurosurgery Assets to Natus Medical Incorporated

Integra LifeSciences Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell Certain Neurosurgery Assets to Natus Medical Incorporated

PLAINSBORO, N.J., Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) —  Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART), a global leader in medical technology, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell certain neurosurgery assets to Natus Medical for $47.5 million. The divestiture is contingent on the consummation of Integra’s proposed acquisition of Codman Neurosurgery from Johnson & [...]

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Announces Abstract Selections for the 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Announces Abstract Selections for the 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer

DENVER, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) announced today the abstract selections for the 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC), which will be held in Yokohama, Japan, on October 15-18, 2017. The research will be presented during the conference by world-class researchers, physicians, nurses and [...]

Taconic Biosciences Sponsors Custom Model to Support Kabuki Syndrome, a Rare Disorder Causing Intellectual Disability

Taconic Biosciences Sponsors Custom Model to Support Kabuki Syndrome, a Rare Disorder Causing Intellectual Disability

HUDSON, N.Y., Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered rodent models and associated services, is funding the development of a custom mouse model to study Kabuki syndrome, a rare genetic disorder. Taconic is donating model generation services as a third-time sponsor of the Rare Disease Science Challenge, BeHEARD. Hosted [...]

Abiomed Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer and Welcomes Back Former Chief Financial Officer as Consultant

Abiomed Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer and Welcomes Back Former Chief Financial Officer as Consultant

DANVERS, Mass., Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD), a leading provider of breakthrough heart support and recovery technologies, announced today that it has accepted the resignation of its Chief Financial Officer, Michael Tomsicek, effective August 24, 2017.  After two years, Mr. Tomsicek is leaving the Company to pursue other interests. While the Company performs [...]

Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation Announces Up to $3 Million in Funding Available to Support Industry Innovations in the Field of Aging and Brain Health

Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation Announces Up to $3 Million in Funding Available to Support Industry Innovations in the Field of Aging and Brain Health

TORONTO, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) announced today the second round of funding available through its Industry Innovation Partnership Program (I2P2). This program is designed to enable successful applicant companies worldwide to accelerate the evaluation and adoption of their innovative products and services that can help [...]

RedHill Biopharma Announces U.S. Commercialization Agreement for FDA-Approved GI Product Esomeprazole Strontium Delayed-Release Capsules

RedHill Biopharma Announces U.S. Commercialization Agreement for FDA-Approved GI Product Esomeprazole Strontium Delayed-Release Capsules

TEL-AVIV, Israel and RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — RedHill Biopharma Ltd. (NASDAQ:RDHL) (Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange:RDHL) (“RedHill” or the “Company”), a specialty biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on late clinical-stage development and commercialization of proprietary, orally-administered, small molecule drugs for gastrointestinal and inflammatory diseases and cancer, today announced that it has entered into a commercialization [...]

Ascom Myco and Koutio Médipôle Optimize Care Communications and Responsiveness

Ascom Myco and Koutio Médipôle Optimize Care Communications and Responsiveness

BAAR, Switzerland, Aug. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — The new Koutio Médipôle hospital in the New Caledonian capital Nouméa, located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, has optimized patient care communications and responsiveness for the new 645-bed facility by deploying Ascom Myco Wi-Fi devices to support clinician teams and Ascom Myco Wi-Fi/GSM handsets, used across paramedic teams. [...]