Recent Press Releases

Celgene Completes Acquisition of Receptos, Advancing Leadership in Immune-Inflammatory Diseases

SUMMIT, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced it has closed its acquisition of Receptos, Inc. Receptos stockholders received $232.00 per share in cash, for a total...

Immuno-Oncology Veteran Rachel Humphrey, M.D., Joins CytomX As Chief Medical Officer

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CytomX Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing Probody therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today announced that...

Halo Pharmaceutical, Inc. Makes Key Additions To Management Team

WHIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Halo Pharmaceutical, a rapidly growing Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), is pleased to announce the appointments of Lee Karras...

Adare Pharma Appoints Joseph Del Buono As Vice President, Finance And Chief Financial Officer

PRINCETON, New Jersey, August 26, 2015 - Adare Pharmaceuticals, Inc., formerly Aptalis Pharmaceutical Technologies, announced today that Joseph (Joe) Del Buono has joined the Company as Vice...

Velano Vascular Appoints Former Cardinal Health (CAH) Vice Chairman David Schlotterbeck To Board Of Directors

SAN FRANCISCO and PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Velano Vascular, a medical technology company transforming and enhancing the care experience for hospitalized patients and their...

Human Longevity Inc. Hires Life Sciences Leader, Mark Winham, As Chief Operating Officer

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Human Longevity, Inc. (HLI), the genomics-based, technology-driven company, announced today that Mark A. Winham has joined the company as Chief Operating...

INC Research (INCR) Enhances Therapeutic Expertise With Key Promotions In General Medicine And CNS

RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INC Research Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:INCR), a leading, global Phase I to IV contract research organization, today announced the promotions of Bekki...

AXIM Biotechnologies Adds Health Industry Senior Marketing Executive Joe Grace To Advisory Board

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AXIM Biotechnologies, Inc. (OTC:AXIM) is proud to announce the latest appointment to its Board of Advisors: Mr. Joe Grace. A proven business and marketing...

Amneal Announces New Biosciences Unit With Charles Lucarelli As President

BRIDGEWATER, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amneal today announced the creation of Amneal Biosciences, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC (www.amneal.com). Amneal Biosciences will focus...

PAREXEL International (PRXL) Names Maykin Ho To Board Of Directors

BOSTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXL), a leading global biopharmaceutical services provider, today announced that its Board of Directors have elected...

Epic Sciences Appoints Dave Henderson As Chief Information Officer

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Epic Sciences, Inc. ("Epic Sciences"), announced today the appointment of Dave Henderson as Epic Sciences' chief information officer (CIO). Mr. Henderson has...

Xagenic Appoints Seasoned Industry Veteran Randall Wilhoite As Vice President Of Operations

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xagenic, a molecular diagnostics company developing the Xagenic X1™ platform for use at the point of care, today announced that Randall Wilhoite has joined the Company...

Unilife Corporation (UNIS) Appoints Harry Hamill To The Board Of Directors

YORK, Pa., Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: UNIS and ASX: UNS), a developer, manufacturer and supplier of injectable drug...

AMAG (AMAG) Appoints Joseph Vittiglio As General Counsel And Secretary

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAG) today announced that Joseph Vittiglio has joined the company as senior vice president, general counsel and...

Valeant (VRX) Announces The Addition Of D. Robert Hale To Its Board Of Directors

Jeffery W. Ubben Has Resigned From Board LAVAL, Quebec, Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) today announced the addition of D. Robert...

EnteroMedics (ETRM) Founder, Chairman, President And CEO, To Retire At The End Of 2015

Mark B. Knudson, Ph.D., EnteroMedics Founder, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, to Retire at the End of 2015 ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EnteroMedics Inc. (NASDAQ:...

Regulus (RGLS) Appoints Michael Huang, M.D. As Vice President, Clinical Development

LA JOLLA, Calif., Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLS), a biopharmaceutical company leading the discovery and development of innovative medicines targeting microRNAs,...

Upsher-Smith Laboratories Names Rusty Field President

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. (Upsher-Smith) today announced that its Chief Commercial Officer, Rusty Field, has been named President of the...

ReWalk (RWLK)' Founder Dr. Amit Goffer To Retire

YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel and MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq:RWLK) today announced that its founder, President and Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Amit...

Beloteca Appoints Dorla Mirejovsky As Chief Scientific Officer

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Beloteca, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development of sterile pharmaceutical products with an emphasis on generics and 505(b)(2)...