Category Healthcare News

Findings from Borgess Medical Center in the Area of Algorithms Reported

Dec31

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Journal of Mathematics Fresh data on Algorithms are presented in a new report. According to news reporting originating in Kalamazoo, Michigan, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, “Despite increased recanalization rates in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke, the percentage of patients with a good clinical outcome of all […]

Cubist Announces FDA Acceptance of Tedizolid New Drug Application; Genzyme Receives CRL from FDA on Lemtrada Application

Dec31

Below is a look at some of the headlines for companies that made news in the healthcare sector on December 30, 2013.{nfg}Cubist Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: CBST) announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Company’s New Drug Application (NDA) for its investigational antibiotic tedizolid phosphate (TR-701) with Priority Review. The FDA has assigned […]

Prime Healthcare Services Completes Acquisition of Landmark Medical Center And the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island

Dec31

ONTARIO, Calif., Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed the Rhode Island acquisitions of Landmark Medical Center and the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island. Through their subsidiaries, Prime Healthcare Services and the non-profit Prime Healthcare Foundation now have more than 30,000 employees and own and operate 25 hospitals. “Prime […]

Studies from San Camillo-Forlanini Hospitals Update Current Data on Carcinomas

Dec31

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly New research on Oncology is the subject of a report. According to news reporting originating in Rome, Italy, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, “To report our initial clinical experience of helical tomotherapy (HT) in the treatment of locally advanced oropharynx and inoperable oral cavity cancer. Between […]

Sunshine Health Elects Glen Casel to Its Board [Health & Beauty Close

Dec31

Sunshine Health said that Glen Casel, an experienced Child Welfare advocate, will join its Board of Directors.In a release, the Company said that Casel is the President and CEO of Community Based Care of Central Florida (CBC-CF), which oversees foster care and adoption services in Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties. He also serves as CEO […]

State Should Work To Quickly Expand Medicaid [Daily Review, The (PA)]

Dec31

Perhaps Gov. Tom Corbett will get lucky. Maybe the bungled launch of the Healthcare.gov website will cause federal regulators to accept state alternatives to the Obamacare Medicaid plan for the sake of boosting enrollment, no matter how bad the state plan.But even if the feds approve the many waivers from federal requirements sought by the […]

Researchers from University of Wisconsin Report Recent Findings in Molecular Imaging

Dec31

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly Research findings on Molecular Imaging are discussed in a new report. According to news originating from Madison, Wisconsin, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, “CXCR4 has gained tremendous attention over the last decade, since it was found to be up-regulated in a wide variety of cancer types, […]

Genzyme Receives Complete Response Letter from FDA on LemtradaTM (alemtuzumab) Application

Dec31

ENP Newswire – 31 December 2013Release date- 30122013 – Paris, France – – Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and its subsidiary Genzyme announced today that it has received a Complete Response Letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its supplemental Biologics License Application seeking approval of Lemtrada (alemtuzumab) for the treatment […]

Meeting Notice of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies Advisory Committee Posted in Federal Register

Dec31

WASHINGTON, Dec. 31 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published the following notice in the Federal Register from the Food and Drug Administration:Cellular, Tissue, and Gene Therapies Advisory Committee; Notice of MeetingA Notice by the Food and Drug Administration on 12/31/2013Publication Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2013Agencies:Department of Health and Human ServicesFood and Drug […]

Injectable Generic and Biosimilar Drugs

Dec31

Rockville, MD (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Injectable Generic and Biosimilar Drugs – Potential Opportunities for Developers 2013The market for injectable generics has been through a period of consolidation over the last few years as the leading companies have increased their presence through acquisition. The major players include Hospira, Sandoz (Novartis), Hikma Pharmaceuticals, Fresenius Kabi and […]