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

24 Oct, 2017, 13:30 BST Frost & Sullivan Applauds GenePOC's Commitment to Advancing Molecular Diagnostics through Technological Leadership and Patient-centric Innovation

GenePOC's multifactorial strategy, as it innovates toward global leadership, expands testing menus tailored to specific geographies Based on...


24 Oct, 2017, 12:00 BST Frost & Sullivan Recognizes OmniActive Health Technologies for 2017 North American Product Leadership with Unique Macular Carotenoid Ingredient

Clinical trials demonstrate that OmniActive's Lutemax® 2020 offers eye, skin, and brain health benefits formulated from a single ingredient...


24 Oct, 2017, 10:00 BST OBI Pharma Announces Presentation on OBI-3424 at AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics

Poster presentation to reveal data regarding in vivo efficacy against patient-derived xenografts (PDX) models of T-cell acute lymphoblastic...


24 Oct, 2017, 09:45 BST Norgine's PLENVU® (NER1006) Receives MHRA Approval for Bowel Cleansing in Adults Prior to any Procedure Requiring a Clean Bowel

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


24 Oct, 2017, 09:01 BST Sequana Medical Announces Results of the MOSAIC Trial Data Presented at 2017 AASLD

Sequana Medical AG (Sequana Medical), a commercial stage medical device company and an innovator in the management of liver disease, today...


23 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST Micro Interventional Devices, Inc.™ Continues Clinical Success of MIA™ Technology

Plans for FIH Percutaneous in Q4 2017 Micro Interventional Devices, Inc.™ (MID) announced today the second successful implantation of its MIA...


20 Oct, 2017, 07:45 BST The International Osteoporosis Foundation: Fractures Due to Osteoporosis Threaten Seniors' Independence

It's invisible, and it's dangerous. Osteoporosis, which causes bones to become weak and fragile, only reveals itself when a bone breaks. In...


18 Oct, 2017, 10:01 BST The Netherlands Cancer Institute Awarded Funding to Apply Molecular Imaging Technology to Prostate Cancer Surgery

The Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) announced today that it has received funding from the Dutch Cancer Society (KWF Kankerbestrijding) to test...


18 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST Lumenis to Highlight the Positive Impact of its FiberLase™ CO2 Laser Treatment for Ovarian Endometrioma on Ovarian Reserve

Presenters will feature results of recent successful studies using the innovative technology and its unique operative technique. Lumenis...


18 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST AMO Pharma Presents Positive Interim Analysis of Data from Congenital Myotonic Dystrophy Study at American Neurological Association Annual Meeting

AMO Pharma Limited ("AMO Pharma"), a privately held biopharmaceutical company focusing on rare, debilitating childhood onset neurogenetic disorders...


17 Oct, 2017, 21:51 BST MeiraGTx Presents Preclinical Data on its Ocular Gene Therapy Studies for the Treatment of Leber's Congenital Amaurosis, Achromatopsia and X-Linked Retinitis Pigmentosa at ESGCT 2017 Congress in Berlin

Results support MeiraGTx's clinical development strategies in all three inherited retinopathies MeiraGTx has clinical trials in all three...


17 Oct, 2017, 19:55 BST GENEWIZ Launches Expanded Next Generation Sequencing Services Including Quick-Turn Amplicon-EZ and Long-Read Amplicon Sequencing at ASHG

CLIA Sanger Sequencing also launched along with the announcement of a new PacBio® SMRT® Grant Program ASHG17, Booth #323 -- Leading global...


17 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST ARCEDI Biotech Announces Publication Highlighting Success Of Cutting-Edge Cell-Based Noninvasive Prenatal Testing To Detect Aneuploidy And Subchromosomal Abnormalities In First Trimester Pregnancies

- Preliminary Results Identical to Invasive "Gold-Standard" Testing - ARCEDI Biotech ApS, a company developing technologies for rare fetal...


17 Oct, 2017, 10:56 BST iSTAR Medical Completes Enrolment of First-in-human MIGS Trial

iSTAR Medical SA, a private medical device company developing novel ophthalmic implants for the treatment of glaucoma, announced today the...


17 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST MagVenture Ltd.: New UK Subsidiary Offers Non-pharmaceutical Depression Treatment and High-end Solutions for Brain Research

MagVenture A/S, a global medical device company, has established a subsidiary in the UK. MagVenture specializes in magnetic stimulation, a...


16 Oct, 2017, 15:30 BST New PLENVU® (NER1006) Data at ACG Showing Superior Bowel Cleansing to Commonly Used Preparations

Norgine B.V. today presented new data demonstrating the superior high-quality bowel cleansing efficacy (in at least one segment of the colon) of...


16 Oct, 2017, 13:17 BST Norgine Presents New PLENVU® (NER1006) Data at the World Congress of Gastroenterology ACG 2017

Norgine B.V. today announced it is presenting six posters at the World Congress of Gastroenterology at the American College of Gastroenterology...


16 Oct, 2017, 13:06 BST New Post-Hoc Analyses Report Early Symptomatic Improvement in Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease Patients Taking Entyvio® (vedolizumab), Particularly in Biologic-Naïve Patients

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502), ("Takeda") today announced the presentation of data suggesting early symptomatic improvement in...


16 Oct, 2017, 10:00 BST Dante Labs Makes Non-Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) Available to all Expecting European Moms, With a Zero Risk of Miscarriage

Dante Labs adds Non Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) to its collection of advanced genetic tests. Today international biotech company Dante Labs...


15 Oct, 2017, 23:45 BST ChemPass and LifeArc Report Positive Results in the Validation of ChemPass Technology in Medicinal Chemistry Programs

ChemPass, an artificial intelligence technology company and LifeArc, a medical research charity, announced today that they have successfully...


13 Oct, 2017, 12:25 BST NRGene Delivers Major Breakthrough in Sunflower Genome

NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, has created a previously unattainable version of the sunflower genome for a...


13 Oct, 2017, 07:54 BST Dr. Bastian Dehmel Appointed CMO of OxThera

OxThera AB, a Stockholm-based privately-held biopharmaceutical company today announced the appointment of Dr. Bastian Dehmel as their new Chief...


13 Oct, 2017, 07:47 BST Cantargia Announces First Patient Treated and Completed a Three Weeks Safety Evaluation Period With Immuno-oncology Antibody CAN04

Cantargia AB ("Cantargia") today announces that the first patient in the CANFOUR clinical trial has received three cycles of treatment with the...


12 Oct, 2017, 09:05 BST SkylineDx Announces Prognostic Tool to be Used as Part of Major New Myeloma Clinical Trial

ICR to Use SkylineDx's MMprofiler™ Gene-Based Prognostic Signature in Phase IIb MUK nine High-risk Trial in Multiple Myeloma SkylineDx today...


12 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST GenePOC Launches its new GenePOC™ GBS DS Test

GenePOC announces the launch of its Group B Streptococcus Direct Swab (DS) molecular test in Europe GenePOC, Inc. (GenePOC), a member of the...