Fri.May 13, 2022

Lilly wins FDA approval of new kind of diabetes drug

Bio Pharma Dive

Tirzepatide, now branded as Mounjaro, helped improve blood sugar control in testing and has been shown to have powerful weight loss effects as well, making it one of the most closely watched drugs in Lilly's pipeline

Malaria parasites form vortices

Scienmag

The disease of malaria is triggered by single-celled parasites that accumulate in large groups in the salivary glands of mosquitoes before transmission to human beings.

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FDA approves oral version of Mitsubishi's ALS drug

Bio Pharma Dive

Called Radicava ORS, this version is taken by mouth rather than via an hourlong infusion, which may help improve the drug's convenience and use

“Growing end” of inflammation discovered

Scienmag

Redness, swelling, pain – these are signs of inflammation. It serves to protect the body from pathogens or foreign substances.

2022 Research: The Rapid Rise of Ocean Freight Visibility

Download this a benchmark study from FourKites and The Journal of Commerce exploring how international shippers’ usage of global supply chain visibility technology has evolved since the onset of global disruptions caused by COVID-19.

BridgeBio sale of FDA voucher good news for Bluebird, other biotech sellers

Bio Pharma Dive

The drugmaker was able to get $110 million for its voucher, a kind of regulatory fast pass. Other vouchers have sold for similar amounts, boding well for Bluebird, which plans to sell two that it hopes to get this year

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Modifying the body’s immune system to help treat Type 1 diabetes

Scienmag

In a new study, a team of researchers from the University of Missouri, Georgia Tech and Harvard University has demonstrated the successful use of a novel Type 1 diabetes treatment in a large animal model.

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Scripps Research scientists explain what makes COVID-19 antibody “J08” so potent

Scienmag

LA JOLLA, CA—Last year, scientists at Scripps Research and Toscana Life Sciences studied the blood of 14 COVID-19 survivors to find the most potent antibodies against the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Pfizer: Pharma needs a business strategy for a digital world

Pharma Phorum

The unprecedented rate of digital acceleration seen in the first two years of COVID-19 has set in train an age of digital transformation.

Establishment of the open innovation theory for delivery platform based on the analysis of delivery industries in South Korea, UK, and China

Scienmag

Survey: Pharma bullish on digital innovation, but failing on execution

Pharma Phorum

When it comes to enthusiasm about digital innovation, pharma seems to be more adept at talking the talk than walking the walk, as it were. That’s according to recent survey data from digital agency Graphite.

An Innovative & Creative Problem Solver Approach to Selling in the Medical Device Space

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New measure of sperm age may be predictor of pregnancy success

Scienmag

DETROIT – A novel technique to measure the age of male sperm has the potential to predict the success and time it takes to become pregnant, according to a newly published study by researchers at the Wayne State University School of Medicine.

Packaging Solutions for Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices: Insights and Considerations

XTalks

A container closure system consists of all the packaging components that contain and protect a pharmaceutical product.

Remote sensing research improves hurricane response

Scienmag

Safe and uninterrupted road travel is crucial in the aftermath of storms so that people can access medical treatment, downed power lines can be removed and communities can begin a return to normalcy.

AgeX Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

BioTech 365

AgeX Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results AgeX Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results ALAMEDA, Calif.–(BUSINESS –(BUSINESS WIRE)–AgeX Therapeutics, Inc.

Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy Template

The federal government is developing a rule requiring employers with more than 100 employees ensure their workers are vaccinated or produce a negative COVID test weekly before entering the workplace. So, what can your organization do to prepare? Get Paycor’s COVID Vaccination Policy Template to help communicate important details to your employees.

Researchers develop 3D-printed shape memory alloy with superior superelasticity

Scienmag

Laser powder bed fusion, a 3D-printing technique, offers potential in the manufacturing industry, particularly when fabricating nickel-titanium shape memory alloys with complex geometries.

Buxton Helmsley Issues Letter to Endo International Plc. Shareholders and Creditors, Relating to Corporate Malfeasance and False Statements of Financials

BioTech 365

Buxton Helmsley Issues Letter to Endo International Plc. Shareholders and Creditors, Relating to Corporate Malfeasance and False Statements of Financials Buxton Helmsley Issues Letter to Endo International Plc.

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New study of train travel pre- and during Covid-19 suggests three ways to make commuting less stressful

Scienmag

Dr Marin Marinov, lecturer in infrastructure systems and sustainable engineering in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Aston University, has conducted research into the rail passenger flow on the concourse of Birmingham New Street railway station prior to and during COVID-19.

BPIA Supports Plant Biostimulant Act

BioTech 365

Biomaterial improves islet transplants for treatment of type 1 diabetes

Scienmag

Islet cell transplants are a promising treatment that can cure difficult-to-treat type 1 diabetes. The cells, taken from a donor pancreas, provide patients with a sustainable and tightly controlled source of insulin.

Emmes launches Advantage eClinical as a standalone cloud native clinical technology platform

Pharma Mirror

Rockville, Emmes – a global, full-service Contract Research Organization (CRO) dedicated to supporting the advancement of public health and biopharmaceutical innovation, announces that it will introduce to market its third generation version of Advantage eClinical at Society for Clinical Trials (SCT) in San Diego, May 15th – 18th.

University of Colorado surgery faculty member contributes to study on traumatic injuries caused by exploding e-cigarettes

Scienmag

The dangers of using electronic cigarettes are well known when it comes to the potential for addiction and lung injury, but new research published in the Journal of Surgical Research finds another cause for concern when it comes to e-cigarettes: the potential for the vaping devices to explode during use.

What’s WOTY?

Pharma Marketing Network

WOTY stands for Woman of the Year. I am excited to share a little bit about what the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association’s WOTY event of 2022 is and my personal experience. Words that come to mind: #Inspirational #Aspiration and #Community.

Adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors face higher mortality rates than the general population for decades after diagnosis

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Ontada Research Highlights Power of Real-World Oncology Data at ISPOR 2022

BioTech 365

Ontada Research Highlights Power of Real-World Oncology Data at ISPOR 2022 Ontada Research Highlights Power of Real-World Oncology Data at ISPOR 2022 Studies Show the Ability of Real-World Oncology Evidence to Generate Insights into Treatment Effectiveness and Patient Outcomes IRVING, … Continue reading → Business Wire

Toolkit to tackle potentially deadly opioid over prescription to be rolled out across parts of England

Scienmag

Leicester researchers are working with NHS partners in the East of England to lead the way in delivering the NHS’ goal of halving the amount of opioids prescribed for non-cancer pain by 2024. Opioids, like morphine and fentanyl, can be effective for short-term management of severe pain.

Blue Earth Diagnostics Announces Additional Results from Phase 3 SPOTLIGHT Trial of Investigational PET Imaging Agent 18F-rhPSMA-7.3 in Biochemical Recurrence of Prostate Cancer

BioTech 365

Blue Earth Diagnostics Announces Additional Results from Phase 3 SPOTLIGHT Trial of Investigational PET Imaging Agent 18F-rhPSMA-7.3

Novel biomaterial prevents rejection of transplants for type 1 diabetes

Scienmag

BOSTON – In type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune response attacks the pancreas’s insulin-producing beta cells, leading to marked fluctuations in blood sugar levels.

Urovant Sciences® Presents Interim Data from Phase 2a Study of Investigational Novel Gene Therapy, URO-902, Supporting Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy Endpoints at 2022 American Urological Association Meeting

BioTech 365

Urovant Sciences® Presents Interim Data from Phase 2a Study of Investigational Novel Gene Therapy, URO-902, Supporting Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy Endpoints at 2022 American Urological Association Meeting Urovant Sciences® Presents Interim Data from Phase 2a Study of Investigational Novel Gene … Continue reading → Business Wire

Pharmacists at higher risk of suicide than general population, study finds

Scienmag

The pandemic put a spotlight on mental health and burnout within health care professions, but emerging research reveals these issues have been affecting health care workers for years, with suicide rates notably high among physicians and nurses.

AESARA, Inc. to Present New Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Data at the 2022 Annual Meeting of the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR)

BioTech 365

AESARA, Inc. to Present New Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Data at the 2022 Annual Meeting of the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) AESARA, Inc.

A single hormone directs body’s responses to low-protein diet

Scienmag

BATON ROUGE, LA. – A single hormone appears to coordinate the lifespan extension produced by a low-protein diet. Credit: Pennington Biomedical Research Center BATON ROUGE, LA. – A single hormone appears to coordinate the lifespan extension produced by a low-protein diet.

Huntington Medical Research Institutes Present First-of-its-Kind Study Examining Impact of Erectile Dysfunction Drugs on Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events and Mortality

BioTech 365

Hispanic people with chest pain wait in ER on average 28 minutes longer than other people

Scienmag

RESTON, Va., May 13, 2022 — Hispanic people who went to the emergency room (ER) reporting chest pain waited longer than non-Hispanic people to be treated, admitted to the hospital or discharged from the ER, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2022. The […]. Latest News Average CHEST Hispanic longer minutes Pain people wait

Soleo Health Earns Five Stevie® Awards in 2022 American Business Awards®

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