Global talent leader WilsonHCG acquires Personify to further expand its healthcare and life sciences talent solutions

TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 11, 2023 WilsonHCG, a global talent leader, has announced the acquisition of Personify, an award-winning recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) provider. Personify specializes in the life sciences, healthcare, biotech and pharmaceuticals sectors and other industries experiencing critical skills shortages. Personify, a leader in its core markets, provides executive search and recruitment marketing services […]

Medidata Launches New myMedidata Native App to Expedite Study Start Up and Improve Patient Experience

Designed with customer and patient feedback to expand options for eCOA and other Decentralized Clinical Trial (DCT) activities Powered by the new Medidata Designer build tool, the myMedidata app is capable of significantly cutting study start-up times Full integration with Medidata platform including Rave EDC Patients can use their myMedidata account interchangeably on the app, […]

ANANDA Scientific Announces FDA Approval of the IND for a Clinical Trial exploring treatment of Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD)

NEW YORK & GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 30, 2022 ANANDA Scientific Inc., a research focused bio-pharmaceutical company today announced approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the IND application for a clinical trial evaluating Nantheia™ A1002N5S, an investigational drug using cannabidiol (CBD) in ANANDA’s proprietary Liquid Structure™ delivery technology as a potential […]

Medidata Launches Rave Companion the First Scalable Solution for Automating EHR Data Entry into Rave EDC

Rave Companion Modernizes the EDC User Experience, Saving Thousands of Potential Errors for Clinical Trial Sites and Data Managers  Rave Companion increases data quality and can lower monitoring costs by getting source data from EHRs into Rave EDC with less typing, resulting in fewer errors The solution sits between a site's EHR system, as well […]

Kirin Holdings and Kao Begin Joint Research On The Relationship Between Visceral Fat and Immunology

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 11, 2022 Kirin Holdings Company, Limited (Kirin Holdings) and Kao Corporation (Kao) will participate in the "Wakayama Health Promotion Study" cohort study*1 led by Wakayama Medical University and compiled by the Health Promotion Research Center (HPRC), a non-profit organization, from this month. Kirin Holdings and Kao will jointly conduct research to investigate the […]

Topcon Introduces NW500 Non-Mydriatic Retinal Camera

Fully-Automatic Camera Delivers Reliable, High-Quality Imaging Combined with Enhanced Capability TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 06, 2022 Topcon Healthcare, a leading provider of medical devices and software solutions for the global eye care community, is pleased to announce that it has launched the NW500, its new fully-automatic, non-mydriatic retinal camera that delivers reliable, sharp-quality imaging with enhanced capability. […]

NTHU Interdisciplinary Research Team Discovers the Secret to Success

HSINCHU, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 16, 2022 The key to success is not giving up! Cross-species research conducted by an interdisciplinary research team at National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) led by professors Yu-Ju Chou from the Department of Early Childhood Education and Tsung-Han Kuo from the Institute of Systems Neuroscience has found that the social hierarchies of […]

Mary Kay Inc. Partners With Dr. Jack Gilbert to Further Study Skin’s “Microbiome” and the Impact on the Aging Process

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 07, 2022 Mary Kay Inc., one of the world’s leading skincare research companies, has announced a new partnership with Dr. Jack Gilbert, professor of pediatrics at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and professor of microbial oceanography at UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Through the partnership, scientists at […]

SINOVAC joins hands with HKU-CTC research team and Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong to kick off a clinical trial of an Omicron-specific inactivated vaccine for booster use in Hong Kong China

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 04, 2022 A kick off ceremony was held at Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong (Gleneagles or GHK) for initiating a clinical trial to assess the safety and immunogenicity of the SINOVAC’s Omicron-specific COVID-19 inactivated vaccine used as a booster shot in healthy adults, in anticipation of providing scientific evidence for future immunization strategy. […]

Guardant Health Completes Purchase of Guardant Health AMEA Joint Venture

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 13, 2022 Guardant Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:GH), a leading precision oncology company, today announced it has purchased the remaining shares of Guardant Health AMEA, Inc., held by SoftBank and its affiliates, giving the company full control over operations throughout the Asia, Middle East and Africa region. More than half of the world’s […]

LintonPharm to Release Data on Catumaxomab for Advanced Gastric Cancer with Peritoneal Metastasis at 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting

GUANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 27, 2022 LintonPharm Co., Ltd., a China-based biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of T cell engaging bispecific antibodies for cancer immunotherapy, announces that preliminary results of Catumaxomab for advanced Gastric Cancer (GC) with peritoneal metastasis is published online at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting. Abstract Number:e16102 […]

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 […]