Clinical Trials & Medical Discoveries The most recent news and results from scientific and medical research, including testing, diagnosis, and treatment. Stay up-to-date on the latest medical discoveries and breakthroughs with announcements of new products to be tested, upcoming clinical trials and studies and newly published results. Also included are updates regarding funding decisions, company performance, and legal news.

Latest Clinical Trials & Medical Discoveries

12:30 GMT Accuray's European AERO Academy Meeting: Innovation and Safety in the Field of Advanced Radiotherapy - Patients Come First

2018 Accuray Conference Focused on Innovative Approaches for Advancing Patient Care, from Curative Treatment to Oligometastases and Palliation...


08:30 GMT New Study Demonstrates that DexCom CGM Significantly Reduces Hypoglycaemia in People with Type 1 Diabetes on MDI

Usage of DexCom CGM reduced the incidence of hypoglycaemic events by 72% for high risk individuals with type 1 diabetes on multiple daily...


07:00 GMT Moorfields Dubai Multidisciplinary Team Performs Complex Treatment for Rare Combination of Eye Conditions to Save Vision of Young UAE Woman

A consultant team from Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai - the first overseas branch of Moorfields London - has successfully treated a rare...


16 Feb, 2018, 16:00 GMT Entyvio® (vedolizumab) Shows Higher Rates of Mucosal Healing Versus TNFα-Antagonist Therapy in Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease Patients in Comparative Effectiveness Real-World Data Analysis

New clinical study also provides data for Entyvio® in inducing complete mucosal healing and endoscopic remission, particularly in bio-naïve...


16 Feb, 2018, 09:00 GMT Avillion Advances Co-development Programme with Merck: IND Now Open for Phase 2 Study of M1095, an Anti-IL-17 A/F Nanobody® in Psoriasis

Avillion LLP, a drug development company focused on the co-development and financing of pharmaceutical candidates from proof-of-concept through to...


15 Feb, 2018, 13:00 GMT ABAC Therapeutics Announces €16 Million Series A to Develop Therapeutic Solutions to Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

ABAC Therapeutics (ABAC), a leader in pathogen-specific antibiotics, announced today the closing of a €16 million Series A round. The financing...


15 Feb, 2018, 08:00 GMT Debiopharm Continues the Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance With Investment in ABAC Therapeutics Inc.

ABAC develops new targeted antibiotics for patients with severe infections Debiopharm Group ™ announces an investment in antibiotic development...


15 Feb, 2018, 07:45 GMT DreaMed Diabetes Receives CE Mark for Platform for the Management of Type 1 Diabetes

Advisor Pro assists healthcare professionals in the optimization of patient-specific insulin therapy DreaMed Diabetes, developer of diabetes...


15 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT ABAC Therapeutics Announces €16 Million Series A to Develop Therapeutic Solutions to Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Proceeds to support development of multiple novel first-in-class antibiotics ABAC Therapeutics (ABAC), a leader in pathogen-specific...


14 Feb, 2018, 13:30 GMT PharmaMar Licenses Fully Synthetic Marine-derived Payloads to Seattle Genetics for Use in Drug Conjugates

PharmaMar (MCE: PHM) has announced today the signing of an exclusive licensing agreement with Seattle Genetics Inc. (SGEN: NASDAQ GS) under...


14 Feb, 2018, 09:00 GMT Lumenis Features Acoustics & Heat Experience and Introduces PicoFractional™ Technology at the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting (AAD)

Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest energy-based medical device company for aesthetic, surgical, and ophthalmic applications, is thrilled to unveil...


13 Feb, 2018, 15:00 GMT Acıbadem Hospitals in Turkey are now Performing Non-invasive Hair Transplants Using Innovative FUE Technique

Turkey-based Acıbadem Hospitals Group is offering painless FUE hair transplantations...


13 Feb, 2018, 07:38 GMT WntResearch Delays Start of Phase 2 Study With Foxy-5

WntResearch AB announces today that, after reviewing available research results and further consultations with experts in oncology and surgery, the...


13 Feb, 2018, 07:14 GMT InDex Pharmaceuticals Presents Mechanism of Action Data for Cobitolimod at the ECCO Congress

InDex Pharmaceuticals Holding AB (publ) today announced that the recently reported new mechanism of action data for the drug candidate cobitolimod...


09 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT Elekta Fosters Innovation Through Nobel Center Partnership

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announces that it has signed an agreement to become a Nobel Center corporate partner. The Nobel Center, an initiative within the...


08 Feb, 2018, 12:40 GMT UCB and Investor Syndicate Led by Novo Seeds Launch Syndesi Therapeutics to Develop Novel Therapeutics for Cognitive Disorders

- Syndesi Therapeutics to leverage UCB's expertise in neurology drug discovery to develop potential therapeutics in cognitive disorders...


08 Feb, 2018, 12:00 GMT Norgine's PLENVU® (NER1006) Receives Approval in Germany for Bowel Cleansing in Adults Prior to any Procedure Requiring a Clean Bowel

- PLENVU® is the first 1-litre PEG bowel preparation - PLENVU® is superior to MOVIPREP® in providing high-quality cleansing in...


08 Feb, 2018, 08:30 GMT Acesion Pharma Receives Approval for Phase I Study in Atrial Fibrillation

Appoints Internationally Renowned Scientific Advisors Acesion Pharma ("Acesion" or the Company), a Danish biotech company developing novel...


07 Feb, 2018, 23:35 GMT DT MedTech Announces Successful Implantations of the New Hintermann Series H2™ Total Ankle Replacement Prosthesis

DT MedTech, LLC (DTM) announced today that Prof. Beat Hintermann, world-renowned foot and ankle surgeon and developer of the new, two-component,...


07 Feb, 2018, 15:45 GMT Eurocine Vaccines Takes Advantage of Yet Another Influenza Season, Launching its Second Clinical Study on Immunose™ FLU

Eurocine Vaccines initiates a phase I/II clinical study in older adults with its quadrivalent nasal influenza vaccine candidate Immunose™ FLU....


07 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT SCHOTT AG, ARaymondlife and Vanrx Pharmasystems Announce Product Compatibility For Primary Packaging of Sterile Injectables

Pharmapack Europe Expo - SCHOTT AG and ARaymond Life are announcing that SCHOTT adaptiQ®vials and ARaymondlife RayDyLyo® plastic press-fit...


06 Feb, 2018, 14:15 GMT Trudell Medical UK Limited: Real-world Retrospective Study Demonstrates Device Choice Impacts Asthma Control

A real-world study in more than 18,000 patients has demonstrated superior asthma control with the AeroChamber Plus* Flow-Vu* Anti-Static...


06 Feb, 2018, 13:00 GMT Daiichi Sankyo Initiates Phase 1 Study of U3-1402 in Patients with Metastatic EGFR-Mutated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

- Phase 1 study to examine safety and tolerability of U3-1402, a potential first-in-class HER3-targeting antibody drug conjugate (ADC), in patients...


06 Feb, 2018, 12:30 GMT Endo Announces Initiation Of Two Pivotal Phase 3 Clinical Trials Of Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum For The Treatment Of Cellulite

Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) today announced the initiation of two identical Phase 3 RELEASE* clinical trials of collagenase clostridium...


06 Feb, 2018, 11:00 GMT Marken Accelerates Its Reach And Growth In Clinical Trial Logistics

Company Reports Progress in Key Markets and New Services after First Year of UPS Ownership Marken expanded its geographic reach and product...