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Proven to Protect: Specialized Testing Offers Reassurance in Treating Overdose PatientsOpen in a New Window

NORTHFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading glove manufacturer, Medline, is one of first to achieve fentanyl-resistant product in response to growing opioid epidemic


GI Dynamics to Provide Corporate Update and 2017 Third Quarter ResultsOpen in a New Window

BOSTON & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GI Dynamics to Provide Corporate Update and 2017 Third Quarter Results


Sage Therapeutics Announces Closing of $345 Million Public Offering of Common Stock, Including Full Exercise of Option to Purchase Additional SharesOpen in a New Window

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sage Therapeutics (Nasdaq: SAGE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel medicines to treat life-altering central nervous system (CNS) disorders, today announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of common stock, including the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase an additional 529,411 shares at the public offering price of $85.00 per share. The exercise of the option to purchas


Apollo Endosurgery to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare ConferenceOpen in a New Window

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Endosurgery to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference.


Constellation Announces 2017 E2 Energy to Educate Grant RecipientsOpen in a New Window

BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Constellation today awarded $410,000 E2 Energy to Educate Grants for projects focusing on energy science, technology and education.


Biocom Honors LA County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts as Elected Officials of the YearOpen in a New Window

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#awards--Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced that it recognized two California leaders as Elected Officials of the Year during its annual Celebration of Life Dinner, which occurred November 16. In addition, the organization recognized industry accomplishments and honored the efforts that leaders of the life science industry continue to pursue. Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and San Diego County Supervis


3M™ Tegaderm™ CHG I.V. Securement Dressing Only Transparent Dressing to Meet New CDC Recommendation for Reducing Catheter-Related Bloodstream InfectionsOpen in a New Window

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$MMM #3M--3M Tegaderm CHG I.V. Securement Dressing meets new CDC recommendation to use chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings that carry an FDA-cleared label


Baron & Budd Attorney and Shareholder Burton LeBlanc to Speak on Opioid Epidemic at American Association for JusticeOpen in a New Window

BATON ROUGE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Burton LeBlanc will speak about the opioid epidemic at a seminar hosted by the American Association for Justice on November 28-29, 2017 in St. Louis.


CURE® Magazine Announces Winners of 2017 GBM Heroes® AwardsOpen in a New Window

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CURE® Magazine Announces Winners of 2017 GBM Heroes® Awards


Rite Aid Announces Senior Management Changes in Category ManagementOpen in a New Window

CAMP HILL, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) today announced the following senior management changes, effective immediately: Bill Renz, Rite Aid’s current group vice president of consumables and photo, has been named senior vice president of category management. Renz joined Rite Aid in 1998 as director of general merchandise and photo. He was promoted to vice president of general merchandise in 2000 and named to his current role in 2014. Before joining Rite Aid, Bill held v


Helix Launches Holiday Promotions on DNA-Powered Gifts for Everyone on Your Shopping ListOpen in a New Window

SAN CARLOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#DNA--Helix, a personal genomics company, today announced a series of holiday-season promotions on, its newly launched online store which features the world’s largest selection of DNA-powered products. Helix will offer limited time promotions on select products, ranging from genetic ancestry profiles to DNA-tailored nutrition and fitness programs, wine recommendations, and fashion/art accessories. Each first-time product purchase on includes a


The Boston Globe Names C4 Therapeutics a Top Place to Work for 2017Open in a New Window

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--C4 Therapeutics has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in the 10th annual employee-based survey project from The Boston Globe.


Patients Who Used Optune® More Than 90 Percent of the Time Had the Greatest Chance of Survival in Novocure’s EF-14 Trial: A Median Survival of 24.9 Months from Randomization and a Five-Year Survival of 29.3 PercentOpen in a New Window

ST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A retrospective post-hoc analysis of Novocure's EF-14 trial data showed that increased compliance with Optune predicted increased survival in GBM.


Acorda Announces Royalty Monetization Transactions for $53 MillionOpen in a New Window

ARDSLEY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACOR) announced a $40 million royalty monetization with HealthCare Royalty Partners (HCR) and a $13 million royalty monetization with H. Lundbeck A/S. In return for the payment to Acorda, HCR obtains the right to receive royalty revenue on FAMPYRA® (prolonged-release fampridine tablets) payable by Biogen, up to an agreed upon threshold of royalties. After this threshold is met, if ever, Acorda will continue to receive FAMPYRA ro


Monsanto on Track to Become Carbon Neutral, Demonstrates Environmental Benefits of Modern AgricultureOpen in a New Window

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As society, businesses and governments around the world face the complex challenges associated with climate change, Monsanto Company today announced at COP23 significant progress toward making its operations carbon neutral by 2021, a commitment it made in December 2015. By making operational improvements and utilizing its unique portfolio of climate-smart modern agriculture tools and practices, Monsanto has already reduced its carbon footprint by more than 200,000 me


Mazor Robotics to Present at the Piper Jaffray Healthcare ConferenceOpen in a New Window

CAESAREA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR; NASDAQGM: MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of robotic guidance systems announced today that Sharon Levita, Chief Financial Officer & Vice President, Business Operations, is scheduled to present an overview of the Company, via a fireside chat discussion, at the Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 3:00pm ET at the Lotte New York Palace in New York City. A live audio webcast and subse


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