PHILADELPHIA, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today, as thousands of drug makers interact at the 2015 BIO International Convention, Deloitte is releasing a report suggesting that biopharmaceutical companies could have greater success if they collaborate with other organizations – even competitors – as part of an open innovation approach to research and development. The report – […]

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Announces 17 Collaborations With Focus on Advancing Global Healthcare Through Transformational Science and Technologies NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson Innovation today announced 17 new collaborations with research institutions and healthcare companies, bringing the total number of collaborations formed since the 2013 launch of Johnson & Johnson […]

DUBLIN, June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tldjc5/frontier_pharma) has announced the addition of the “Frontier Pharma: Asthma – Identifying and Commercializing First-in-Class Innovation” report to their offering.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Biologics Growing in Prominence in Asthma Treatment: While the current asthma market is almost exclusively dominated by small molecules, which account for […]

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Vanda) (NASDAQ: VNDA) today announced that it has received the 2015 Industry Innovation Award from the National Organization of Rare Disorders (NORD) in recognition of Vanda’s work in developing HETLIOZ® (tasimelteon) for the treatment of Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder (Non-24).  This award was presented to Vanda at the […]

DUBLIN, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s9rc6l/top_medical) has announced the addition of the “Top Medical Device and Imaging Technologies in 2015 (Technical Insights)” report to their offering.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Each of the technology profiles covers the following: Brief technology snapshot, breadth of applications, key innovations and innovators, projected market growth over the short […]

A mid-stage trial of Roche Holding AG’s experimental immunotherapy showed that it doubled the likelihood of survival for lung cancer patients with the highest levels of a specific biomarker. The drug, known by the code name MPDL3280A, is part of a new class designed to help the body’s immune system fend off cancer by blocking […]

SAN DIEGO, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — GenomeDx Biosciences today announced that multiple studies featuring clinical data from the company’s Decipher platform will be presented at the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago and published in the 2015 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings. Four of the abstracts feature validation data for the […]

The M&A market is primed for further growth as a striking 56% of global companies intend to acquire in the next 12 months, according to our latest Global Capital Confidence Barometer. This is the highest appetite to acquire recorded in five years by the survey of more than 1,600 executives in 54 countries. Notably, more […]