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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Nov 09-13, 2020)

Qiagen Launches Portable Digital SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test in the US Published: Nov 13,2020 | Tags: Antigen Test, Digital, Launches, Portable, Qiagen, SARS-CoV-2, US GSK and Medicago Initiate P-II/III Study of its Plant-Derived COVID-19 Vaccine Published: Nov 13,2020 | Tags: COVID-19, GSK, Initiate, Medicago, P-II/III, Plant- Derived study, vaccine BD Acquires the Medical Business Assets of […]Read More

UCB Acquires Handl Therapeutics to Augment its Gene Therapy Portfolio

Shots: The acquisition will bolster UCB’s pipeline program, capabilities, and platforms in the gene therapy space. The Handl Therapeutics will continue to be based in Leuven, Belgium while working closely with UCB’s international research teams In addition, the UCB collaborated with Lacerta to focus on CNS diseases, under which Lacera will lead research, preclinical activities, […]Read More

PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Nov 02-06, 2020)

AstraZeneca’s Brilinta (ticagrelor) Receives the US FDA’s Approval to Reduce the Risk of Stroke in Patients with an Acute Ischemic Stroke or High-Risk Transient Ischemic Attack Published: Nov 6, 2020 | Tags: AstraZeneca, Brilinta, ticagrelor, Receives, US FDA, Approval, Acute, High,Risk, Transient, Ischaemic, Stroke Novo Nordisk to Acquire Emisphere Technologies for $1.8B Published: Nov 6, […]Read More

UCB Reports Results of Bimekizumab in P-III BE SURE Study

Shots: The P-III BE SURE study involves assessing bimekizumab vs Humira (adalimumab) for 24wks. is followed until 56wks. in 478 adult patients with chronic PsO for at least 6 mos. before screening & with an affected body surface area of at least 10%, PASI of at least 12 & IGA score equal to or > […]Read More

PharmaShots’ Key Highlights of Third Quarter 2020

The third quarter of 2020 was flooded with major acquisitions in the pharma and biotech industry along with multiple approvals. Starting with the latest acquisitions, Gilead acquired Immunomedics for ~$21B, Illumina acquired GRAIL for ~$8B, J&J acquired Momenta Pharmaceuticals for $6.5B and Nestlé acquired Aimmune Therapeutics for $2.6B, Sanofi acquired Principia Biopharma for ~$3.68B  Apart […]Read More

PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Oct 19 – 23, 2020)

Akebia Presents Results of Vadadustat in P-lll INNO2VATE Program for Anemia Due to CKD at ASN Kidney Week Published: Oct 23, 2020 | Tags: Akebia, Results, Vadadustat, P-lll, INNO2VATE Global Study, Anemia, Chronic Kidney Disease Sanifit Presents Results of SNF472 for the Treatment of Vascular Calcification at ASN Kidney Week 2020 Published: Oct 22, 2020 […]Read More

Top 20 Immunology Companies Based 2019 Immunology Segment Revenue

Immunology is an important branch of science which deals with the study of the immune system. The immune system is a highly regulated and balanced system and when the balance is disturbed, the disease can result. A lot of this work has importance in the development of new therapies and treatments that can handle or […]Read More

PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Sept 21-25, 2020)

Philips Launches QuickClear Mechanical Thrombectomy System for Blood Clot Removal Published: Sept 25,2020 | Tags: Philips, Launches, QuickClear Mechanical Thrombectomy System, Blood Clot Removal 2. BMS Reports Results of Opdivo (nivolumab) in P-III CheckMate -274 Study for Patients with High-Risk Muscle-Invasive Urothelial Carcinoma Published: Sept 25,2020 | Tags: BMS, Reports, Results, Opdivo, (nivolumab), P-III, CheckMate […]Read More

UCB Reports the FDA’s and EMA’s Acceptance of BLA and

Shots: The marketing application submissions are based on three P-III studies- BE VIVID, BE READY, BE SURE assessing the safety and efficacy of bimekizumab in adult patients with mod. to sev. chronic PsO All 3 P-III studies met their 1EPs, demonstrating that bimekizumab achieved superior skin clearance @16wks. vs PBO and Humira (adalimumab) as measured […]Read More