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Ra Pharma’s zilucoplan meets primary endpoints in phase 2 gMG trial

Zilucoplan, which is a synthetic, macrocyclic peptide, achieved clinically meaningful and statistically significant reductions across the primary and key secondary endpoints for its two dose groups in comparison The post Ra Pharma’s zilucoplan meets primary endpoints in phase 2 gMG trial appeared first on Pharmaceutical Business review.

UK preparing for ‘worst-case’ medical supply Brexit plan

The UK government is preparing for a “worst-case” Brexit scenario in which no deal is reached between the country and the European Union by March 29, the date the country is slated to leave the EU, according to a recent release from UK health minister Matt Hancock. Preparations include increasing the stock holding capacity in […]

Sanuwave confirms acting CEO Richardson as company head | Personnel Moves – December 12, 2018

Sanuwave said late last month that it lifted acting CEO and board chair Kevin Richardson to a permanent position in the corner office. Richardson joined the Suwanee, Ga.-based company in 2009 as board chair, and has served as acting CEO since 2014. He also served as managing partner of investment management firm Prides Capital from […]

Appeals court OKs $248m Stryker win over Zimmer Biomet

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit this week affirmed Stryker‘s (NYSE:SYK) enhanced $248 million win in a surgical tool patent case against Zimmer Biomet (NYSE:ZBH). The Federal Circuit court affirmed the judgement in a per curiam ruling dated on Monday, according to recently released court documents. The damages in the case were previously […]

Boston Scientific touts win in continued TAVR patent spat with Edwards Lifesciences

Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) today claimed a win in an ongoing patent spat with Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE:EW) over transcatheter aortic valve replacement system patents. Marlborough, Mass.-based Boston Scientific said that a jury in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware ruled in its favor, finding that their ‘608 patent, related to a transcatheter heart valve sealing skirt, […]