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Patient registries collect information about the health status of people with a certain disease. They are particularly important for rare diseases such as Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS), bringing together a small patient population and gathering information about how the disease affects them. Researchers in academia and pharmaceutical companies can then use this...
Acasti Pharma Inc., a late-stage, specialty pharma company advancing three clinical stage drug candidates addressing rare and orphan diseases, recognizes and celebrates Rare Disease Day (February 28), as established by the European Organization for Rare Diseases.
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NEW YORK – Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.  (NYSE AMERICAN: ATNM) (“Actinium” or the “Company”), a leader in the development of targeted radiotherapies for patients with unmet needs, today announced multiple senior leadership appointments including Arun Swaminathan, Ph.D., as Chief Business and Commercial Officer, Paul Diamond, Ph.D., as Vice President, Patent and...
Imagine going to the doctor’s office when you’re sick and getting diagnosed with a rare condition. You might feel scared about what comes next, you might be worried about how your life will be impacted, you could even feel relief for finally having a diagnosis. Now imagine the prescription to...
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – ADC Therapeutics SA (NYSE: ADCT), a commercial-stage biotechnology company improving the lives of those affected by cancer with its next-generation, targeted antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) for patients with hematologic malignancies and solid tumors, announced that Jay Feingold, MD, PhD, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, will...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation (Nasdaq: AGTC), a biotechnology company conducting human clinical trials of adeno-associated virus (AAV)-based gene therapies for the treatment of rare inherited retinal diseases (IRDs), today announced the appointment of Hope D’Oyley-Gay as General Counsel. In this role Ms. D’Oyley-Gay will oversee legal, IP and compliance...
Ocala, Fla. — AIM ImmunoTech Inc. (NYSE American: AIM) (“AIM” or the “Company”), an immuno-pharma company focused on the research and development of therapeutics to treat multiple types of cancers, immune disorders and viral diseases — including COVID-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus — announced Nancy K. Bryan...
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Olatec Therapeutics LLC is very pleased to welcome Alberto Mantovani MD to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Mantovani is world renown for his seminal work on the link between inflammation and cancer, demonstrating how a chronic inflammatory response promotes the development and metastasis of cancer. Dr. Mantovani’s studies...
European Myasthenia Gravis Day will make it to the calendar for the very first time on 2 June 2023. A symbolic date that will shine the light on this neuromuscular autoimmune disease that affects between 56,000 up to almost 100.000 people in Europe1. This day, initiated by the 'All United for MG'2 coalition which unites patient associations and representatives from seven countries across Europe, aims to raise awareness of the disease and its consequences for patients and their caregivers amongst the general public, medical professionals and the European institutions.