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Thursday 26th November 2015

New p-terphenyls from the fruiting bodies of Pseudomerulius curtisii and their antioxidant activity

Curromycin A as a GRP78 downregulator and a new cyclic dipeptide from Streptomyces sp.

BRIEF-Evolva supports fungi research in Malaysian Borneo

* Made a small donation to support research to better understand fungi underpinning rainforest biodiversity in Malaysian Borneo Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)

Lessons learned from gene identification studies in Mendelian epilepsy disorders

DNM1L-related mitochondrial fission defect presenting as refractory epilepsy

Singapore October factory output declines y/y, but up from Sept

SINGAPORE, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Singapore's industrial production in October fell 5.4 percent from a year earlier as output contracted in areas such as electronics and pharmaceuticals, data showed on Thursday. On a month-on-month seasonally adjusted ba...

Wednesday 25th November 2015

Lee's Pharma to Market Solasia's Anti-Nausea Patch in China

Lee’s Pharma has acquired China commercialization rights to an anti-nausea from Solasia Pharma of Tokyo. Sancuso® is a patch-delivery of granisetron, used to treat the nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy. Solasia will retain Sancuso ...

Uni-Bio Science Acquires Rights to Jiangsu Hansoh's Diabetes Drug

Uni-Bio Science of Hong Kong acquired worldwide rights to make and commercialize Jiangsu Hansoh Pharma's mitiglinide, an oral treatment for type 2 diabetes. Hansoh has already won several provincial tenders for the drug. Using API from Hansoh, Uni-Bi...

Amgen's First Biosimilar BLA For ABP 501 Submitted To FDA

THOUSAND OAKS (dpa-AFX) - Amgen (AMGN) announced the submission of a Biologics License Application or BLA with the United States Food and Drug Administration for ABP 501, a biosimilar candidate to...

Australia shares buoyed by banks, healthcare; miners unloved

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Australian shares rose 0.8 percent on Thursday following two sessions of losses with financial and healthcare stocks leading gains.

Intestinal tract: DLL4 signalling maintains organization and function of lacteals

The activation of Wnt signaling by a STAT6-dependent macrophage phenotype promotes mucosal repair in murine IBD

Antigen sampling by intestinal M cells is the principal pathway initiating mucosal IgA production to commensal enteric bacteria

Amgen Biosimilars Game On: Filing Chases AbbVie's Humira

The Thousand Oaks, Calif.-based biotech giant said it believes its adalimumab biosimilar application is the first submitted to the FDA referenced on AbbVie's drug, although there remains the possibility other companies may have beaten Amgen to the pu...

Employees Want to Know: How Will The Pfizer-Allergan Merger Impact Me?

Will I lose my job? Will the research I've worked on for years or the strategy I've spent months executing lose funding? How will my team be integrated into Pfizer PLC and when that happens will the corporate culture I've become accustomed to change....

UPDATE 7-Brazil corruption probe widens; Senate leader, BTG Pactual CEO arrested

* Clients withdraw funds from BTG (Adds that Senate upheld court decision to arrest Amaral)

UPDATE 2-BTG Pactual scrambles to contain Esteves arrest fallout

SAO PAULO, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Brazil's Grupo BTG Pactual SA scrambled to contain fallout from the arrest of its billionaire boss on Wednesday, tapping cash reserves to cover client redemptions and announcing a stock buyback to prop up plunging shares...

Children’s cancer death rates drop by a quarter in 10 years

The rate of children dying from cancer has dropped by 24 per cent in the last decade, according to new figures published by Cancer Research UK. The latest figures show death rates for all cancers in children aged 14 and under have fallen from around...

BBVA Bancomer and Gemalto announce first commercial rollout of Dynamic Code Verification solution

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Nov. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is providing BBVA Bancomer, the leading financial institution in Mexico serving over 20 million customers, with Dynamic Code Verification, Gemalto's dynamic CVV/CVC solution protecting against Card-Not-Present (CNP) fraud. This is the first commercial rollout of...

Targovax ASA: Interim report third quarter 2015

Next development phase established via merger, capital increase and new partnerships Merged with Finnish company Oncos Therapeutics in July, establishing a combined company with two promising technology platforms and diversified pipeline Successfully raised NOK 200 million to finance ongoing studies under the TG and ONCOS platforms Third quarter 2015 operating expenditures of NOK...

Gratitude on the Brain

It takes a lot of brain power – and many parts of the brain - to fully give thanks. -- Read more on

Progesterone May Not Help Prevent Repeat Miscarriage, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 -- Taking progesterone supplements in the first trimester of pregnancy may not improve the odds of motherhood for women with a history of miscarriage, a new study finds. Researchers found that among more than 800 women with.....

Those in Their 50s Now Largest Group Battling Addiction to Narcotics: Study

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 -- Older adults are now the largest age group seeking help in narcotic painkiller and heroin treatment programs, a study based in New York City found. Narcotic painkillers include prescription painkillers, such as morphine,.....

U.S. court rejects Linden Care's request for temporary restraining order

(Reuters) - A U.S. District Court on Wednesday denied specialty pharmacy Linden Care LLC's request for a temporary restraining order (TRO) against Express Scripts Holding Co for dropping it from its network earlier this month.

UPDATE 1-BTG Pactual scrambles to contain Esteves arrest fallout

SAO PAULO, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Brazil's Grupo BTG Pactual SA scrambled to contain fallout from the arrest of its billionaire boss on Wednesday, tapping cash reserves to cover client redemptions and announcing a stock buyback to prop up plunging shares...