Sensorion Receives FDA IND Approval for Arazasetron (SENS-401)

MONTPELLIER, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Sensorion (Paris:ALSEN) (FR0012596468 – ALSEN) a pioneering clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company which specializes in the development of novel therapies to restore, treat and prevent inner ear diseases such as hearing loss, tinnitus and vertigo, announces today that it has received the Investigational New Drug (IND) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration … [Read more…]

Top 5 Vendors in the Global Rickets Treatment Market 2019-2023 | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Biotechnology–There is a growing preference for OTC drugs as they can be bought without a prescription. Additionally, the increasing penetration of the Internet has led to increased awareness about vitamin deficiencies, which is encouraging people to opt for OTC medicines. This preference for OTC drugs and their high-volume sales is inducing vendors to develop … [Read more…]

Global Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) Market 2019-2023 | 30% CAGR Projection over the Next Five Years | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Biotechnology–The global selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio. A key factor driving the growth of the global selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors market size is the rising prevalence of mental illnesses. Mental illness … [Read more…]

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Has Treated 14 Patients With Retinal Degeneration Using Gene Therapy

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–More than a year after becoming one of the first medical institutions nationally to complete a revolutionary gene replacement surgery to restore vision in patients with retinal degeneration, surgeons at The Vision Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) have successfully completed the procedure on an additional 13 patients. The outcomes of two … [Read more…]

SC Health Corporation Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#DisruptiveHealthcare–SC Health Corporation (“SC Health”) announced today the pricing of its initial public offering and committed capital raise of up to $222.5 million in the aggregate, comprised of a $150 million initial public offering (up to $172.5 million if the Underwriters (defined below) exercise their over-allotment option in full), plus $50 million in … [Read more…]

PROBAR LLC Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk and Soy in Select Flavors of Meal® Bars

SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PROBAR LLC of Salt Lake City, UT has initiated a voluntary recall of select flavors and lots of Meal® bars, including Chocolate Coconut, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, Original Trail Mix, Wholeberry Blast and Superfood Slam due to the possible presence of undeclared milk and soy allergens. People who have an allergy or … [Read more…]

Cross Country Healthcare Announces Second Quarter 2019 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information

BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: CCRN) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss its second quarter 2019 financial results on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (the “Company”) intends to distribute its earnings press release after market close on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. This … [Read more…]

UnitedHealthcare and Optum Take Action to Support People Affected by Tropical Storm Barry in Gulf States

Assistance for UnitedHealthcare plan participants whose access to care or prescriptions needs may have been affected Free emotional-support help line from Optum open to anyone NEW ORLEANS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–UnitedHealthcare and Optum, the health benefits and services companies of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), are taking action to help people who may be affected by severe weather and … [Read more…]

H.I.G. Growth Partners Completes Strategic Transaction with Soderstrom Skin Institute and MedPro Advantage

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AgingPopulation–H.I.G. Growth Partners (“H.I.G.”), the dedicated growth capital investment affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, is pleased to announce that one of its affiliates has completed a strategic investment in MedPro Advantage (“MedPro” or the “Company”), the affiliated management services organization for Soderstrom Skin Institute (“Soderstrom”). Founded in 1973 by Dr. Carl Soderstrom as a single … [Read more…]