Novartis invests in novel stem cell technology

20/08/2014

Novartis invests in novel stem cell technologyLinda Banks

Novartis is to invest $35 million in Israeli company Gamida Cell, to develop novel stem cell treatment NiCord for blood cancers such as leukaemia and lymphoma. In return, Novartis will... Read more

NICE yes for Revlimid after price limit

20/08/2014

NICE yes for Revlimid after price limitAndrew McConaghie

NICE has recommended Celgene's Revlimid (lenalidomide) as an option for treating myelodysplastic syndromes.The institute has reversed its opinion of the drug in its final draft guidance after Celgene provided further evidence to... Read more

Eisai files Fycompa for wider epilepsy use

20/08/2014

Eisai files Fycompa for wider epilepsy useAndrew McConaghie

Eisai is looking to extend the use of its epilepsy treatment Fycompa into use as adjunctive treatment of serious seizures uncontrolled by existing treatment.Eisai has just submitted the drug to the EMA for... Read more

Diabetes drug Basaglar receives tentative FDA approval

19/08/2014

Diabetes drug Basaglar receives tentative FDA approvalLinda Banks

The FDA has granted tentative approval for Basaglar (insulin glargine injection), produced by Eli Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim's (BI) diabetes alliance, following litigation filed by Sanofi claiming patent infringement.The terms... Read more

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