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Takeda Provides Updates on Its Pharmacokinetic-guided Prophylaxis Studies at ISTH 2020, Reinforcing Its Commitment to... OSAKA, Japan -Sunday 12 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TSE: 4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that 13 abstracts are being presented from the company’s Hematology portfolio and pipeline at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2020 Virtual Congress (ISTH 2020)....

Laboratory Studies Confirm BETADINE® Antiseptic Products’ Effectiveness Against COVID-19 Virus -Friday 10 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mundipharma today announced that laboratory testing at the Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore, has confirmed the effectiveness of its BETADINE® antiseptic products against the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) which causes COVID-19 disease. Testing has demonstrated...

Taulia Secures Strategic Investments from Ping An, J.P. Morgan and Prosperity7 Ventures -Friday 10 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Taulia, the leader in working capital technology solutions, today announced a new strategic funding round of $60 million led by the Ping An Global Voyager Fund with additional participation from J.P. Morgan, Prosperity7 Ventures and existing investors including Zouk Capital....

Immersive Labs Adds Tenable Co-Founder and Security Industry Veteran Jack Huffard to its Board of Directors as Demand... -Thursday 9 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Immersive Labs, the company empowering organizations to equip, exercise, and evidence human cyber capabilities, announced Jack Huffard, a co-founder and board member of Tenable (Nasdaq: TENB) will join its board of directors to help drive growth. This comes on the heels of...

Perceived burden of disease is greater in younger people living with COPD, global survey reveals -Thursday 9 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Results of a global survey of 1,375 adults aged at least 45 years old and living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in 11 countries have been published in COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.1 Findings indicate that COPD has a substantial...

New AMR Action Fund Steps in to Save Collapsing Antibiotic Pipeline With Pharmaceutical Industry Investment of US$1... -Thursday 9 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, more than 20 leading biopharmaceutical companies announced the launch of the AMR Action Fund [www.AMRactionfund.com], a ground-breaking partnership that aims to bring 2-4 new antibiotics to patients by 2030. These treatments are urgently needed to address the rapid rise...

New Index: A Young Population Has Been Africa’s Best Defense Against COVID-19 Deaths So Far, But Several Regions... -Thursday 9 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new index designed to fill a critical information gap and help African governments, health officials, non-governmental organizations, and others respond to the coronavirus pandemic finds that although Africa has not yet been overwhelmed by COVID-19, several regions are...

Takeda and the New York Academy of Sciences Announce 2020 Innovators in Science Award Winners -Wednesday 8 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) and the New York Academy of Sciences announced today the Winners of the third annual Innovators in Science Award for their excellence in and commitment to innovative science that has significantly advanced...

Interactive Brokers Group Opens Singapore Office -Wednesday 8 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interactive Brokers Group (Nasdaq: IBKR), a global brokerage firm, today announced the addition of a Singapore entity Interactive Brokers Singapore Pte Ltd and the opening of an office located in the Marina Bay Financial District. With the addition of Singapore, the global...

Andersen Solidifies Presence in Europe -Wednesday 8 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After operating under the brands Andersen Tax, Andersen Legal and Andersen Tax & Legal, the member firms of Andersen Global in Europe will now operate under a single brand, “Andersen,” demonstrating the unified and seamless approach of the global tax and legal firm....

FDA Authorizes Marketing of IQOS as a Modified Risk Tobacco Product -Wednesday 8 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today authorized the marketing of IQOS, Philip Morris International’s (PMI) electrically heated tobacco system, as a modified risk tobacco product (MRTP). In doing so, the agency found that an IQOS exposure...

Virtual Esri User Conference to Explore How GIS Interconnects the World -Tuesday 7 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that the 40th annual Esri User Conference will be the largest virtual gathering of GIS professionals. Normally held in San Diego, California, the conference will be presented in a completely virtual format and...

Interactive Brokers Group to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call -Tuesday 7 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IBKR) plans to announce its second quarter financial results on Tuesday, July 21, 2020, in a release that will be issued at approximately 4:00 pm (ET). The press release will also be available on the company's...

Numab Therapeutics and Boehringer Ingelheim Enter into Collaboration to Develop Multi-specific Antibody Therapeutics for... -Tuesday 7 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Numab Therapeutics (Numab) today announced that they have entered into a research collaboration and worldwide licensing agreement. It will start with two projects aiming at novel therapies for difficult-to-treat lung and gastrointestinal (GI) cancers...

Taulia Appoints Christian Lindemann as Director of Supply Chain Finance EMEA -Tuesday 7 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Taulia, the leader in working capital technology solutions has today announced the appointment of Christian Lindemann as Director of Supply Chain Finance EMEA. Christian is based in Switzerland and will be the EMEA region’s Working Capital Solutions Expert. In an...

Finsbury, The Glover Park Group and Hering Schuppener to Form One Global Firm -Tuesday 7 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Finsbury, The Glover Park Group (GPG) and Hering Schuppener are joining together to create the preeminent global strategic communications and public affairs consultancy. The new firm, Finsbury Glover Hering, will combine the complementary strengths of three of the world’s...

New UC Berkeley Global Program for Freshmen Offers an Online “Study-Abroad” Option -Tuesday 7 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UC Berkeley Global is proud to announce its Global Program for Freshmen (GPF), launching Fall 2020. This unique “online study-abroad” program is designed for incoming first-year university students seeking a close-knit, collaborative learning community within a...

Research Enhances Understanding of the Nutritional and Economic Differences in Soybean Meal from Different Origins -Tuesday 7 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new meta-analytical study reinforces U.S. Soy’s reputation for being a global leader in quality and nutrient-density. The study, entitled, “Chemical composition, protein quality and nutritive value of commercial soybean meals produced from beans from different...

Is Bitcoin a suitable instrument to get over the crisis? -Sunday 5 July 2020

Bitcoin went through its third 'halving' last month without much public attention. Bitcoin 'halving', occurring every four years, only took place twice in the past. International Monetary Fund forecasts global economy to decline by 3%. Country’s economic forecasts predict the U.K. (BoE) to...

EUSA Pharma Announces FDA Approval of Phase 3 Clinical Trial for Siltuximab in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19... -Saturday 4 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- EUSA Pharma, a global biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology and rare disease, today announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase 3 clinical trial protocol to evaluate the safety and efficacy...