ALBATROSS with GLPG2222 shows positive clinical results in CF patients

Evaluation of C1 corrector GLPG2222 on top of ivacaftor (Kalydeco®[1]) in heterozygous Class III/F508del CFTR patients Patient study recruited within 5 months in Europe and Australia GLPG2222 was well tolerated dosed once daily for 28 days Dose dependent increase in FEV1 Statistically significant dose dependent decreases in sweat chloride Further clinical validation of … [Read more...]

Veritas Pharma Enters Binding Letter of Intent to Secure ACMPR License and Cannabis Growing Facility

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veritas Pharma Inc. (CSE:VRT) (OTC:VRTHF) (Frankfurt:2VP), (“Veritas” or the “Company”), an emerging-stage pharmaceutical and IP development company, is pleased to announce that it has signed a Binding Letter of Intent with 906474 Alberta Ltd. (“906474”) subject to regulatory authority to acquire 100% ownership of … [Read more...]

Anthera Pharmaceuticals Announces Receipt of Nasdaq Listing Determination Notice and Plans Appeal

Delisting notice was expected as part of the compliance extension previously granted by NasdaqContinue “ANTH” listing until formal hearing process is complete with the Nasdaq Hearings Panel  HAYWARD, Calif., Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:ANTH) announced today that it has received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Staff (the … [Read more...]

Doctors Manitoba selects Theresa Oswald as new CEO

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Doctors Manitoba has selected Theresa Oswald as its new Chief Executive Officer starting in January 2018. Well known to the medical community around the country as the Province of Manitoba’s former Minister of Health, Oswald more recently served as the Executive Director of the Women’s Health Clinic in Winnipeg. A photo … [Read more...]

American Health Council Recognizes Anikar Chhabra, MD, MS as “America’s Best Doctor”

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Health Council names Anikar Chhabra as “America’s Best Doctor” for a dynamic medical career marked by compassionate patient care. Presently an Associate Professor of Orthopedics at the renowned Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science where he teaches, performs research, and carries out medical procedures, Dr. … [Read more...]