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

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...


01 Feb, 2018, 08:30 GMT Semaglutide Demonstrated Significant Reductions in Blood Sugar and Weight Compared with Dulaglutide; Results Published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology

Results from the SUSTAIN 7 trial, which investigated the efficacy and safety of 0.5 mg semaglutide compared with 0.75 mg dulaglutide and 1.0 mg...


31 Jan, 2018, 19:49 GMT A new publication confirms AZTherapies's innovative drug combination approach to address the neuroinflammation response via neuro-immunology and amyloid beta accumulation associated with neurodegeneration and Alzheimer's disease.

AZTherapies, Inc. is a privately held advanced clinical stage pharmaceutical company located in Boston, MA that is developing breakthrough...


31 Jan, 2018, 10:00 GMT Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Looks to Fast Track Clinical Trial Studies and Collaborative Research with TriNetX Network

Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, the largest hospital in the South West Peninsula region of England, has joined TriNetX's global health research...


31 Jan, 2018, 08:04 GMT SkylineDx Inks Joint Development Agreement with Mayo Clinic to Develop Diagnostic Tests for Melanoma

SkylineDx today announced a strategic collaboration with Mayo Clinic to develop novel diagnostic tests which will improve clinical decision making...


30 Jan, 2018, 14:05 GMT Unified LifeSphere CTMS™ and LifeSphere EDC™ Help SIRO Clinpharm Improve Clinical Trial Management Productivity and Efficiency

Leading Indian CRO enters partnership with ArisGlobal to enhance its delivery capability in operations and biometrics ArisGlobal, a...


30 Jan, 2018, 08:30 GMT Breakthrough Study Shows that Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM Outperforms Abbott FreeStyle Libre FGM in Reducing Hypoglycaemia

Randomised controlled trial (RCT) assessed impact of two glucose monitoring systems on hypoglycaemia in people with type 1 diabetes DexCom,...


30 Jan, 2018, 07:00 GMT ENDOCUFF VISION® Significantly Improves Adenoma Detection Rate and Colorectal Cancer Detection During Colonoscopy in Bowel Cancer Screening Patients[i]

- ENDOCUFF VISION®increased adenoma detection rate globally from 36.2% to 40.9% (P=0.02)[i] - A total of 56 colorectal cancers...


29 Jan, 2018, 12:33 GMT Study Shows CyberKnife® System Provides Long-Lasting Pain Relief for Trigeminal Neuralgia Patients

CyberKnife Frameless Radiosurgery Offers a Precise and Non-Invasive Technique with Clinical Outcomes Similar to Gamma Knife Frame-Based...


29 Jan, 2018, 07:52 GMT BerGenBio: Encouraging I-O Clinical Data With Selective AXL Inhibitor Bemcentinib (BGB324) Supports its Potential as Cornerstone of Cancer Therapy

- Favourable interim safety data reported across three phase II clinical trials with bemcentinib in combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab)...


29 Jan, 2018, 07:00 GMT Norgine Announces Publication of the Prosper Study Design in the Hepatology, Medicine and Policy Journal[i]

- PROSPER is the first Norgine funded European and Australian real world evidence study of patients' experience with hepatic encephalopathy...


26 Jan, 2018, 07:45 GMT Flow Neuroscience Raises 1.1M USD in Seed Round Lead by Khosla Ventures to Develop a Device to Treat Depression

Flow Neuroscience, a Sweden-based medtech company is developing a new treatment for depression combining brain stimulation with behavioral...