Tags : Early

MedTech

Oura Ring Monitors Body Temperature and Identify Early COVID-19 Symptoms

Shots: Early results from TemPredict study conducted at the University of California unveils that the Oura Ring’s continuous temperature monitoring could detect fevers before patients began to experience symptoms, suggesting that the technology could function as an early warning system for COVID-19 The ring measures health parameters, including heart rate, activity levels, temperature, and respiratory […]Read More

Biosimilars

Samsung Bioepis Launches Ontruzant (trastuzumab, biosimilar) for Early and Metastatic

Shots: The company launches its first oncology treatment Ontruzant (trastuzumab), a biosimilar referencing Herceptin in Brazil. The biosimilar has received ANVISA’s approval for the treatment of metastatic HER2-overexpressing BC, early HER2-overexpressing BC, and advanced gastric cancer Ontruzant is being supplied to SUS through a PDP b/w Samsung Bioepis & Bionovis and Bio-Manguinhos. This the second […]Read More

Biosimilars Biotech

Samsung Bioepis’ Biosimilar Transtuzumab Ontruzant (transtuzumab,dttb), Receives US FDA Approval

Shots: The US FDA has approved Ontruzant for all eligible indication vs reference Herceptin(transtuzumab), for adjuvant treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer and metastatic gastric cancer or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma in patients not received prior treatment for metastatic disease The approval is based on clinical study results assessing Ontruzant vs Herceptin in 367 […]Read More