NICE swayed by long term Glivec data

17/10/2014

NICE swayed by long term Glivec dataAndrew McConaghie

NICE has reversed a long-standing block on using Glivec in GIST tumours, saying new evidence has persuaded it to change its mind.Final draft guidance published today proposes to recommend Novartis' Glivec... Read more

FDA facing huge pressure as Ebola worsens

17/10/2014

FDA facing huge pressure as Ebola worsensStaff reporter

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) told the US Congress yesterday it is working hard to clarify the framework for bringing experimental therapies and vaccines to patients affected by Ebola,... Read more

EU funds innovative personalised brain cancer trials

17/10/2014

EU funds innovative personalised brain cancer trialsLinda Banks

Novel personalised brain cancer vaccines are entering phase I/II trials thanks to a €6 million grant from the EU FP7 programme.The studies are a result of work by the Glioma... Read more

AbbVie withdraws Shire bid following US tax changes

16/10/2014

AbbVie withdraws Shire bid following US tax changesLinda Banks

AbbVie's board has recommended its stockholders vote against its proposed £31 billion buyout of Shire as a result of the tightening of US tax laws in September to deter so-called... Read more

Latest Press Releases from the Global Pharma Showcase

  • Press Release

    16/10/2014

    The Clinical Professionals Group is known for their innovation and added value services to Life Sciences and is delighted to announce the launch of their unique Life Sciences Graduate...

    View full release
  • Press Release

    14/10/2014

    Ffyona Dawber, Managing Director and founder of Synergy Vision, has been selected as a finalist at this year’s 11th Annual Stevie® Awards for Women in...

    View full release
  • Press Release

    14/10/2014

    M3 – the global provider of technology services in healthcare – has scooped the PM Society’s ‘Digital Sales Aid Award’,* for a campaign run in partnership with Rosemont and...

    View full release
  • Press Release

    06/10/2014

    eyeforpharma, London, September 2014: 

    Mary Baker, immediate past President of the European Brain Council, believes that pharma companies are focusing too much on patient centricity and instead, should widen their focus...

    View full release
  • Press Release

    24/09/2014

    London/Rome, 24 September 2014 - Today, Razorfish Healthware and Stamplay announced a strategic partnership to help healthcare organizations take the lead in the mHealth revolution. Thanks to this strategic partnership,...

    View full release