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NVS' Kymriah To Face FDA Again, AEZS Teams Up With SBBP, A Rival For EXAS£
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:40:10 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Aeterna's alliance with Strongbridge; a new study about CellMax-CRC Colorectal Cancer Screening test and Novartis' Kymriah getting priority review from the FDA for a second indication.
JUNO Flies On Takeover Rumor, PRTO For Long Haul, SUPN Gaining Strength
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:47:01 GMT
The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.
IPO Watch: Cannae's Ceridian Files
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:58:25 GMT
Cannae Holdings, Inc. said Wednesday that its portfolio company, Ceridian HCM Holding Inc., has confidentially filed for an initial public offering. Ceridian HCM, a provider of human resources software and services, filed a draft registration statement on Form S-1 to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed IPO of its common stock.
EIGR Disappoints, EXEL's CELESTIAL Excels, JUNO In CELG's Crosshairs£
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:06:38 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Juno's suitor; Eiger's failed LIBERTY trial; encouraging hepatocellular carcinoma trial data of Ipsen and Exelixis; MiMedx's progress in recalcitrant plantar fasciitis pain trial; positive FDA feedback related to the design of Athenex's breast cancer trial and MabVax's clinical trial catalysts to watch out for this quarter.
VTVT Steadying Up, ADVM Advances, AGRX Bouncing Back
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 02:17:15 GMT
The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.
Google Expands Undersea Cable Project
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:19:16 GMT
Google plans to commission three underwater cables in 2019 as part of efforts to expand its cloud business amid stiff competition from rivals Microsoft and Amazon. The three fiber-optic subsea cables will run across different routes. Google noted that it has spent $30 billion to improve its infrastructure over three years.
Magna Issues Financial Outlook For 2018, 2020 - Quick Facts
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:17:56 GMT
Automotive supplier Magna International Inc. (MG.TO, MGA) provided its financial outlook for fiscal 2018 and 2020. The company noted that its outlook reflects the new reporting segments that it recently announced as part of a realignment of its management structure along product lines.
Jarvis: BlackBerry's Anti-Hacking Protection For Cars
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 06:52:04 GMT
BlackBerry Ltd. has introduced a new a cloud-based cybersecurity program that will scan automakers' software for threats amid increased concerns about hacking in Internet-connected cars. BlackBerry Jarvis, the transformational software cybersecurity product, helps carmakers detect security flaws in software before it goes into their vehicles.
The Race To Find A Treatment For NASH
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 05:57:37 GMT
Although there are a number of investigational NASH therapies in various stages of development, there is no approved drug yet for this silent killer. However, the fact that the race to develop an effective drug against NASH has reached the home stretch is welcome news for patients. The very earliest NASH drug could hit the market is 2021, assuming all goes well as planned.
Crypto News Update
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 14:58:19 GMT
Cryptocurrency prices have rebounded after the fears of a severe crackdown by South Korean authorities waned as comment's from the country's finance minister suggested that the proposal to ban digital currency exchanges need more consultations and would take lot of time to materialize. Meanwhile, a deal between the blockchain-based payment processing network Ripple and MoneyGram propped up XRP.
Sun Life Financial Expects $200 Mln Charge To Q4 Net Income On U.s. Tax Reform
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:10:28 GMT
Sun Life Financial Inc. (SLF, SLF.TO) said that as a result of the recent U.S. tax legislation, it expects the tax expense included in its 2018 underlying net income to decrease by approximately $130 million and also expects to incur a charge of $200 million to its net income in the fourth quarter.
Pay In Bitcoin For Kentucky Fried Chicken In Canada
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:09:23 GMT
You can now buy Kentucky Fried Chicken in Canada by paying in Bitcoin. KFC Canada launched the limited time offer, named "Bitcoin Bucket", Thursday.
In The Spotlight: Immuron Ltd.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:00:18 GMT
The American Depositary Shares of Immuron Limited (IMRN) have gained nearly 33% in the last 5 trading days.
CBMG Giving Back Its Gains, ARNA To Report Data In Q1, AXON Continues To Fall
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 02:46:21 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
PRTO On The Move, ARWR Hits A High, WVE Doesn't Wane, Big Events Await CHRS
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:57:46 GMT
The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.
Lipocine's Oral Testosterone Drug Fails To Win FDA Panel Backing
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:40:25 GMT
Lipocine Inc.'s (LPCN) New Drug Application for TLANDO has failed to win support from an advisory committee to FDA, with only six members voting in favor and thirteen against the benefit/risk profile of the oral testosterone product candidate. Shares were down 53.47% to $1.61 in extended trading.
ALRN To Report Data In 1H18, DFFN On Watch, D-Day Awaits ARDM
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 02:37:02 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
NVAX Turns Heads, EPZM On The Rise, TTOO Already Up 25%, GBT Hits Record High
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:08:04 GMT
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Stars Group Enters Into Agreement With Tang Hao; Appoints Observer To Board
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 14:17:43 GMT
Stars Group Inc. (TSG, TSGI.TO) said it has entered into an agreement with Tang Hao and his affiliated entity Discovery Key Investments Limited, which currently hold 26.46 million common shares of the company, representing about 17.9 percent of the outstanding common shares of Stars Group.
LPCN Awaits FDA Panel Vote Today, APHB Slumps, BGNE Crosses $100 Again
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:19:57 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about the release of FDA's briefing document related to Aradigm's investigational drug Linhaliq; AmpliPhi's stock offering; Halozyme's rosy outlook on royalty revenue growth and Tandem Diabetes' preliminary Q4 results.
AXSM Razed By CREATE-1, OMED Continues To Fall, Make Or Break Year For STDY
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 03:03:55 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
PTIE Skyrockets On Remoxy Data, ASND On An Ascent, There Is HOPE For GBT
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:46:03 GMT
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Parkinson's Drug Hits Shelves, Major Event Awaits ABIO In Mar, FDA Nod For NVRO
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:55:45 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Acceleron's phase II facioscapulohumeral dystrophy trial; Adamas' commercial launch of the first and only FDA-approved medication for the treatment of Dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease patients; ARCA's major upcoming event; Dexcom's preliminary Q4 results and 2018 outlook; Infinity Pharma's near-term catalysts.
AXON Makes No Headway, BABY Falls, BOLD Subdued, EDIT Slips
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 04:44:13 GMT
The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.
CBMG Up 90% In 5 Days, ALDR Delivers On Promise, ABLX Being Pursued By NVO
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:52:01 GMT
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CELG Makes Blockbuster Purchase, MDXG, NBIX On Watch, Busy Year Ahead For ALNY
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 03:58:56 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Alnylam's upcoming events; Celgene's blockbuster acquisition; Galapagos' osteoarthritis trial data; preliminary Q4 revenue results of Vanda, MiMedx, and Ultragenyx's phase 1/2 study data of DTX301 for the treatment of ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency.
TD, RBC Traders Outraged By Outages
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:39:03 GMT
Traders using the online discount brokerage platforms of TD Bank and Royal Bank of Canada have expressed their frustration at the sporadic outages in recent days, which came amid a surge in trading activity of marijuana stocks on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
In The Spotlight: Strongbridge Biopharma
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 10:38:13 GMT
Shares of Strongbridge Biopharma plc (SBBP) have gained 11% in the last 5 trading days compared to a mere 2.83% return by the iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (ETF) during the same period.
EARS Down But Not Out, Major Event Awaits AMRN In Q3, Exciting Time For TTOO
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 04:40:32 GMT
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about an update on Auris' phase III clinical trial of AM-111; Mallinckrodt's progress with Stannsoporfin NDA; preliminary revenue results of T2 Biosystems and Amarin, and RTI Surgical's acquisition.
APOP Turns Heads, CCXI's Kitty Gets $100 Mln Boost, BOLD Breathes Easy
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:09:58 GMT
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