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SLS To Report Data In 1H18, AVGR Slumps As Revenue Drops, DXR Down 45% In 3 Days
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 02:57:29 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
ZEAL Displays Vigor, MDWD Getting Healed, VERU Up 80% YTD
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:36:40 GMT
CASI Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CASI) gained 21.81% on Tuesday, following a $50 million private placement. The financing was led by ETP Global Fund LP, IDG-Accel China Growth Fund III, and Robert W. Duggan, former Chairman and CEO of Pharmacyclics Inc., and is expected to close on or about March 21, 2018.
COLOMBIA: Country Begins White Rice Exports To Canada
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:48:11 GMT
Colombia made its first export of white rice to Canada after four years of joint work between public and private sectors to open that market.
Canada's VersaBank To Launch Blockchain-based Safety Deposit Box
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:51:31 GMT
Canadian lender VersaBank is set to launch a blockchain-based safety deposit box for securely storing digital property such as cryptocurrencies that will have a combination of banking integrity and blockchain security. The initiative was initially announced on January 23.
ARNA Soars After-hours, Remoxy Now 2 Steps Away From Approval, APLS On Watch
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:16:36 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Arena Pharma's OASIS trial results; national reimbursement of Abbott's MitraClip in Japan; Apellis Pharma's upcoming clinical trial catalysts; aTyr Pharma's near-term catalyst; PDUFA date for Pfizer's Xtandi sNDA, and Pain Therapeutics' regulatory catalyst in June.
CDTX Fails To Impress, RXII On Watch, OTIC Falls On Analyst Downgrade
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 03:58:44 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
GERN Up 85% So Far This Month, HRTX Soars On Positive Data, CRON On A High
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:18:23 GMT
Cronos Group Inc. rose nearly 12% on Monday, following a first-of-its-kind cross border joint venture. The joint venture, called MedMen Canada Inc., formed by MM Enterprises and Cronos Group will develop branded cannabis products and open stores across Canada by year's end.
Cross-Border JV Could Re-Define Marijuana Sector
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:20:09 GMT
Canada-based cannabis company Cronos Group Inc. (CRON) and MM Enterprises USA LLC said Monday that they have formed a cross-border joint venture to cater to Canadian consumers. The move comes as Canada plans to legalize adult use of cannabis by the end of this year. MM Enterprises USA, LLC is a U.S. cannabis company with facilities in California, Nevada, and New York.
U.S. Probes Air Bag Failures In Hyundai, Kia Car Crashes
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 05:44:29 GMT
The U.S. has launched a probe into faulty air bags in certain Hyundai Motor Co. (HYMLF.OB) and Kia Motors Corp. (KIMTF.PK) vehicles that failed to deploy after crashes in which four people were killed and another six injured.
An Ear To The Pharma: 11 Stocks To Watch This Week
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 02:36:27 GMT
Another week has rolled by, and as usual, the biotech sector saw some stocks soaring to the moon and some hitting the skids. Let's take a look at the pharma stocks and upcoming events to keep an ear out for in the coming week.
Hydro One, Avista Reach Settlement In Principle In Washington Merger Case
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 01:51:19 GMT
Hydro One Limited (H.TO) and Avista Corp. (AVA) said that they have reached a significant milestone in the regulatory approval process of the proposed merger.
Graphene Hair Dyes - Better & Blacker£
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:09:00 GMT
Graphene, a form of carbon, which was discovered in 2004, is said to have the potential for use in a variety of applications, say in the fields of electricity, conductivity, energy generation and storage, sensors, batteries, and many more. Now, researchers have identified a new use for this material - making better hair dyes.
SELB To Report Gout Data In April, VNDA Down On Share Offering, INNT On Watch
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:38:25 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
DXR On Fire, IONS Ups Stake In AKCA, HAIR Grows, FLKS To Report Data This Month
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:18:34 GMT
Daxor Corp. closed Thursday's trading at $13.35, up 71.16%. This is the second straight day of double-digit gain for the stock. The Company manufactures and markets FDA-cleared BVA-100 blood volume analyzer, which is used in conjunction with a single-use diagnostic kit.
Lyft Self-Driving Cars Powered By Magna
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:19:13 GMT
Canadian automotive supplier Magna International Inc. (MG.TO, MGA) and ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. announced a multi-year partnership to develop self-driving cars. Magna will also invest $200 million in Lyft. The companies expect the technology "to be market-ready over the next few years". The establishment of the partnership is subject to regulatory approval.
In The Spotlight: Avenue Therapeutics
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:38:23 GMT
Shares of Avenue Therapeutics Inc. (ATXI) have returned an impressive 48% while the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) is up just 6% during the same period.
Clinical Hold On IGNITE DMD Douses SLDB, PTI Awaits Data In Q2, CPRX On Watch
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 06:17:16 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Arcus' IPO; Catalyst Pharma's near-term catalysts; FDA clinical hold on Solid Biosciences' IGNITE DMD study, and clinical trial events of Proteostasis that are worth keeping an eye on.
Data Wrecks EARS, NTLA's Q4 Results Miss Expectations, SNSS On Watch
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 03:22:03 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
DXR Soars On Big Volume, RXII Gets Attention, Busy Q2 Awaits SNDX
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 01:02:28 GMT
Daxor Corp. gained 56% on Wednesday, following new data from its study showing that patient care individualized by its Precision Blood Volume Analysis (BVA) reduces heart failure readmissions by 56% and mortality by over 80%.
Smokers, Please Lend Your Ears
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:01:39 GMT
A study published by Oxford University Press has found that smokers are at a greater risk of hearing loss. The study involved 50,000 participants, aged 20-64 years, who were followed up for a maximum of 8 years in Nicotine & Tobacco Research.
'Master Of The Universe' Stephen Hawking Is No More
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 06:01:04 GMT
British cosmologist Stephen William Hawking has died at age 76.
ADXS Continues To Slide, MDGL To Report NASH Data In Q2, Keep An Eye On RXII
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 03:15:10 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
GTHX Hits Record High, BVX Q4 Revenue Up 20%, ASNS Catches Eyes
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 01:16:02 GMT
G1 Therapeutics Inc. (GTHX) gained 8.95% on Tuesday. The stock touched an all-time high of $39.29 in intraday trading.
Marathon Patent Group Starts Bitcoin Mining
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:03:04 GMT
Los Angeles-based patent management company Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA) has commenced bitcoin mining business at its new facility in Quebec, Canada. Investors apparently showed interest in the move, as Marathon shares went up 32 percent after markets opened Monday. Marathon had purchased 1,400 Antminer S9 miners from Bitmain and had leased 26,700 square feet of data center space in Quebec.
FDA Places Clinical Hold On ADXS Study, ALT Proves A Good Shot, RYTM On Track
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:15:03 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about the clinical hold on Advaxis' HPV-associated cancers trial; encouraging pre-clinical trial results of Altimmune's investigational SparVax-L against anthrax infection; encouraging interim data from BioSpecifics Technologies' Phase I trial of Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum for the treatment of uterine fibroids; Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Prote
ANTH Fails To Produce RESULT, OREX Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, RXII On Watch
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 03:36:09 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
INNT Soars, CDXS Sees 20% Growth, So Long CGNT, Mark Your Calendar For ASMB
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 01:17:45 GMT
Cogentix Medical Inc. gained 13.35% on Monday. The Company is all set to be acquired by LABORIE Medical Technologies for $3.85 per share in cash, and an enterprise value of $214 million.
SVRA Disappoints, SNY/REGN's Praluent Price To Be Cut, OBSV On Watch
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 04:30:17 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Abbott's HeartMate 3 LVAD pivotal trial; ObsEva's upcoming catalysts for the year; Sanofi and Regeneron's ODYSSEY OUTCOMES study results; Savara's failed INDIE trial and Varian's new business deal.
An Ear To The Pharma: 4 Stocks To Watch This Week
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 04:22:03 GMT
It's been another interesting week in biotech sector with a couple of announcements related to clinical trial results. Let's take a look at the pharma stocks and upcoming events to keep an ear out for in the coming week.
Air Canada Workers Allege Human Rights Violations
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:18:53 GMT
A human rights violation complaint has been filed against Air Canada by the union representing the airline's flight attendants, alleging "systemic discrimination and harassment" of its members. The Air Canada Component of the Canadian Union of Public Employees said it decided to file a human rights complaint after reports of inappropriate behavior were not dealt with appropriately by Air Canada.
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