The ALpHA G is an absolute rated depth type prefilter, which has been optimized for compatibility with a gamma irradiation cycle commonly used to sterilize single-use systems.
Authorities in Michigan and Massachusetts say they will coordinate their investigations of a company that sold steroid injection materials linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak that sickened hundreds of people in 20 states.
The Food and Drug Administration has ordered Google-backed genetic test maker 23andMe to halt sales of its personalized DNA test kits, saying the company has failed to show that the technology is supported by science.
Ready-to-go straight from the box, ÄKTA start is a compact, affordable protein purification system that removes the hassles of manual approaches and provides automated control of the purification procedure.
Mylan has announced that its partner Biocon has received approval for a Mylan-Biocon trastuzumab product from the Drug Controller General of India. This is the first regulatory approval for a Mylan-Biocon developed biosimilar product. The product is a biosimilar to Roche's Herceptin, indicated for the treatment of HER2 overexpressing breast cancer.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. shares jumped Monday after the company said that a study of its drug for treatment of complicated urinary tract infections met its goal of showing that it works as well as existing antibiotic, levofloxacin.
The new DG25 digital pressure gauge provides a 5 full digit LCD in ranges up to 25,000 psi. Available in accuracies of 0.5% and 0.25% FS, this new design offers a minimum battery life of 2000 hours.
The RX series line of Oil-Lubricated Rotary Vane Vacuum Pumps, including central vacuum systems, are designed to help machines mix, blend, and dry. The Central Vacuum System is updated with the latest touchscreen Omron PLC technology.
Orexigen Therapeutics Inc. shares jumped Monday after the drugmaker said it expects to resubmit its application for the potential weight-loss treatment Contrave to federal regulators in the next few weeks. The La Jolla, Calif., company said Monday that the Food and Drug Administration could...
Eisai announced today that it has become a signatory to the Tuberculosis Drug Accelerator (TBDA) partnership, a ground-breaking initiative that aims to speed up the discovery of essential new treatments for tuberculosis (TB).
A South Carolina mom is out to change the perception of placentas by turning afterbirth into art and medicine.
Dirk Thompson doesn't hold out much hope that he and the 750 other victims in a nationwide meningitis outbreak will ever see much, if any, compensation for the deaths and illnesses caused by tainted steroids. He hopes to find justice another way if criminal charges are brought against the principals of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy that made the steroid injections blamed for the fungal meningitis outbreak.
Shares of troubled drugmaker Amarin fell again Friday after the Food and Drug Administration refused to reconsider a recent decision that casts doubt on the future of the company's lead product.
The FDA has expanded approval of a Bayer drug to treat patients with thyroid cancer. Bayer's pill Nexavar is already approved to treat kidney cancer and liver cancer that cannot be surgically removed. Now the FDA has approved the drug to treat cancerous growth of the thyroid gland, which is located in the neck.
The U.S. government has for the first time approved an adjuvanted vaccine to protect against H5N1 bird flu. The vaccine was made by Quebec City-based ID Biomedical, a subsidiary of pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline.