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FDA approves Catalyst’s Firdapse

Dec 08, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Catalyst's Firdapse provides a treatment for Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome — a rare autoimmune disorder. Read More...
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Massachusetts Approves Beth Israel-Lahey Health Merger With Price-Cap, Other Conditions

Dec 01, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The new hospital system, including more than a dozen facilities, is the most recent merger in the state since Mass. General and Brigham and Women’s hospitals merged in 1994 to form Partners, the state's biggest hospital...
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FDA Approves New Targeted Drug For Leukemia Tested At University Of Pennsylvania

Dec 01, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first ever inhibitor drug specifically approved for treating patients with relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia (AML) with a mutation in the Fms-like tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3) gene. Patients with these mutations who have relapsed o......
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FDA approves Meridian Bioscience's test for herpes in newborns

Dec 01, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved on Friday the first test - a diagnostic from Meridian Bioscience Inc - to help detect a type of herpes virus in newborns....
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Government Investigation Finds Flaws In the FDA’s Orphan Drug Program

Dec 01, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
A probe by the Government Accountability Office cites breakdowns in the Food and Drug Administration program that approves drugs for rare...
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FDA Approves Novel 'Tissue Agnostic' Cancer Drug

Nov 29, 2018 , RxList
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday granted accelerated approval to larotrectinib (Vitrakvi, Loxo Oncology) for the treatment of adult and pediatric solid tumors that have a targetable biomarker known as a neurotrophic receptor tyrosine kinase (NTRK) gene...
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U.S. FDA approves Catalyst Pharma's rare disease drug

Nov 29, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved on Wednesday Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc's drug to treat a rare autoimmune disease....
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FDA approves two cancer treatments after expedited reviews

Nov 29, 2018 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration approved two cancer treatments, Vitrakvi and Xospata, this week after expedited reviews....
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FDA approves first biosimilar to Roche cancer drug Rituxan

Nov 29, 2018 , Reuters
Celltrion Inc's Truxima on Wednesday became the first biosimilar to Roche Holding AG's $7-billion-per-year cancer drug Rituxan to be approved in the United States to treat non-Hodgkin's lymphoma....
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FDA Approves Novel 'Tissue Agnostic' Cancer Drug

Nov 29, 2018 , eMedicine Health
FDA Approves Novel 'Tissue Agnostic' Cancer...
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Congo approves clinical trials for Ebola treatments

Nov 25, 2018 , Reuters
Congolese authorities have authorized clinical trials for four experimental Ebola treatments, which will allow researchers to collect valuable data about their effectiveness, the health ministry said on Saturday....
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FDA approves new blood cancer treatment from Pfizer

Nov 22, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Pfizer Inc's drug to treat a form of blood cancer in newly diagnosed patients as a combination therapy....
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FDA approves Gamifant for ultra-rare illness

Nov 21, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sobi and Novimmune will bring Gamifan to patients with HLH, an ultra-rare syndrome of hyper-inflammation. Read More...
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FDA Approves Powerful New Opioid Despite Criticisms

Nov 07, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: FDA Approves Powerful New Opioid Despite CriticismsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/2/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/5/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA approves new Invokana indication

Nov 06, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Janssen's Invokana has received the Food and Drug Administration's blessing, making it the first oral diabetes treatment approved for cardiovascular events. Read More...
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FDA approves AcelRx Pharma's opioid pain drug

Nov 03, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc's opioid-based treatment for pain to be used under strict medical supervision, with the agency's chief highlighting reasons for the approval in a rare move....
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Amid addiction crisis, FDA approves powerful new opioid

Nov 03, 2018 , CNN Health
In spite of the ongoing opioid crisis plaguing the nation, the US Food and Drug Administration approved a powerful new opioid medication for pain on Friday....
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FDA approves Pfizer's treatment for certain lung cancer patients

Nov 03, 2018 , Reuters
Pfizer Inc said on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved its lung-cancer treatment for patients with a specific gene mutation who had been previously treated for an aggressive form of the disease....
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FDA Approves New Test That Determines When A Woman Is In Menopause

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
Ansh Labs said its kit is the “first approved AMH test with the sensitivity to quantify declining AMH concentrations in women who are entering their menopausal...
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FDA Approves Xofluza: What Makes This New Flu Treatment Different

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
The new flu treatment is just a single dose and is the first really new flu medication approved by the FDA in nearly 20...
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