University of Nebraska Medical Center and ANANDA Scientific announce FDA approval of the IND for a Clinical Trial exploring Treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

OMAHA, Neb. & GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 17, 2022 The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and ANANDA Scientific Inc announce a collaboration in a new clinical trial investigating treatment for adults with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220517005065/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) The trial is being […]

Celmatix Announces Achievement of Key Preclinical Milestones in Premature Menopause Prevention Drug Program

Lead AMHR2 agonist compound demonstrates high specific activity in biological assays and desired pharmacokinetic profile in preclinical animal studies NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 16, 2022 Celmatix Inc. a biotechnology company focused on ovarian biology, today announced the identification of a novel AMHR2 agonist compound that has demonstrated robust biological activity in multiple therapeutically relevant preclinical assays […]

Mawi DNA Technologies Launches NextSWAB™ For Accurate More Reliable COVID-19 Test Results

HAYWARD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 10, 2022 Mawi DNA Technologies (Mawi), a medical device company focusing on the development of innovative technologies for biosampling, has launched the NextSWAB™, a 100% medical-grade plastic swab designed and manufactured in the US. Mawi launched this new product in response to the COVID-19 swab shortage. It is designed for high efficiency […]

Mawi iSWAB Microbiome-EL Enables Prime Discoveries’ Development of Rapid Extraction-Less COVID Diagnostic Assay

HAYWARD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 25, 2022 Mawi DNA Technologies (Mawi), a biotechnology company focusing on the development of innovative technologies for biosampling, announces that Prime Discoveries has successfully developed CovidDetect™, a rapid isothermal amplification diagnostic assay for detecting SARS-CoV-2. Without the need for RNA extraction and purification, the sample result occurs in less than 30 minutes. […]

Kaneka Launches New PCR Test Kit for Identifying the COVID-19 Omicron (BA.1) and “Stealth” Omicron (BA.2) Variants

– Test kit capable of detecting both types of Omicron variants with a single PCR test TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 18, 2022 On March 31, Kaneka Corporation (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Minoru Tanaka) released KANEKA RT-PCR Kit “SARS-CoV-2 (Omicron/Delta) ver.2”, a real-time PCR test kit capable of simultaneously detecting the Omicron (BA.1), "Stealth" Omicron (BA.2), and Delta […]

Tanner Pharma Increases Europe-Based Inventory of Leukine® to Expand Availability and Enhance Response to Potential Radiation Exposure Due to the Ongoing Conflict in Ukraine

Leukine is FDA Approved to Treat Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS) and Recommended in EMEA/CPMP Guidance to Treat Systemic Sulfur Mustard (HD) Gas Exposure LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 24, 2022 Tanner Pharma Group, an international distributor of essential medicines, announced that it has significantly increased its inventory of Leukine (sargramostim, yeast-derived rhuGM-CSF) to be held in Europe. This […]

Gelesis® Releases Preliminary National Launch Results for Plenity®: Record-Breaking Levels of Prescriptions and Online Traffic

New Plenity patient prescriptions increased 3.5-fold within the first three weeks of the national media campaign launch   The company has projected $58 million in net revenue in this first full launch year 2022 BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 16, 2022 Gelesis (NYSE: GLS), the maker of Plenity, announced preliminary results from its broad awareness media campaign that […]

Dexcom G7 Receives CE Mark – Next-Generation Continuous Glucose Monitoring System to Revolutionize Diabetes Management

The best-selling real-time CGM in the world1 is now more powerful and easier to use with a small, all-in-one wearable and completely redesigned mobile app New system has the fastest sensor warmup on the market,* with no fingersticks† or scanning required Dexcom G7 builds on the trusted performance of Dexcom CGM, which is clinically proven to lower […]

Dr. Andreas Amrein Joins Advanced Clinical to Lead Global Development and Expansion in APAC Europe and Canada

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 09, 2022 Advanced Clinical, a clinical development and strategic resourcing organization committed to providing a better clinical experience across the drug development journey, is pleased to announce that Dr. Andreas Amrein has joined the Executive Team as Senior Vice President of Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Japan as well as Managing Director for Europe and […]

ANANDA Scientific and NYU Grossman School of Medicine Announce First Patient Enrolled in the Clinical Trial for Opioid Sparing in Participants with Radiculopathic Pain

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 09, 2022 ANANDA Scientific Inc., a biotech pharmaceutical company, and NYU Grossman School of Medicine today announced that the first patient has been enrolled in a clinical trial evaluating Nantheia™ A1002N5S, an investigational drug using cannabidiol in ANANDA’s proprietary Liquid Structure™ delivery technology. This trial is evaluating Nantheia™ […]

Mawi DNA Technologies Nabs CE Certification for Sample Collection Product Portfolio

HAYWARD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 07, 2022 Mawi DNA Technologies (Mawi), a leader in biosample collection technologies, announces the company received CE Mark and UK MHRA approval for its portfolio of iSWAB non-invasive collection devices. This approval includes Mawi’s HemaSure-OMICS whole blood collection tubes for gDNA, cfDNA, and RNA from the same sample and the NextSWAB 100% […]