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.

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30 Apr, 2020, 08:01 BST Ultromics Develops World-First AI Technology That Can Predict Heart Disease

A revolutionary new medical device that can predict coronary artery disease – the number one cause of death globally - has been developed by a UK...


30 Apr, 2020, 06:00 BST Pharming Receives European Commission Approval for Treatment of Acute Hereditary Angioedema Attacks in Children With RUCONEST®

Pharming announces that it has received formal European Commission approval to treat acute hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks in children with...


29 Apr, 2020, 21:05 BST Jazz Pharmaceuticals Stops Enrollment in Phase 3 Study Evaluating Defibrotide for the Prevention of Veno-Occlusive Disease

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced that enrollment in the Phase 3 clinical study of defibrotide for the prevention of hepatic...


29 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST Lexogen Receives FFG Funding to Develop a Novel SARS-CoV-2 Test for Mass Screening

Lexogen GmbH, a Vienna based Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) and transcriptomics company, receives funding from the Austria Research Promotion...


29 Apr, 2020, 13:00 BST LimaCorporate Announces the Successful Completion of the First Total Shoulder Replacement Using the Smart SPACE 3D Positioner

LimaCorporate continues to make progresses on its key strategic initiative to drive the development of a digital platform to provide surgeons with...


29 Apr, 2020, 07:00 BST First truly biocompatible MIGS implant from iSTAR Medical shows consistently outstanding efficacy in patients with glaucoma

iSTAR Medical SA, a clinical-stage medical device company pioneering truly biocompatible solutions for glaucoma, today announced positive results...


29 Apr, 2020, 06:19 BST BerGenBio's Bemcentinib Selected to be Fast-tracked as Potential Treatment for COVID-19 Through New National UK Government Clinical Trial Initiative

BerGenBio ASA (OSE:BGBIO), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel, selective AXL kinase inhibitors for unmet medical need,...


28 Apr, 2020, 23:01 BST BerGenBio's Bemcentinib Selected to Be Fast-tracked As Potential Treatment for COVID-19 Through New National UK Government Clinical Trial Initiative

BerGenBio ASA (OSE: BGBIO), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel, selective AXL kinase inhibitors for unmet medical need,...


28 Apr, 2020, 16:19 BST Quantum Leap Healthcare's I-SPY 2 Investigators, ARDS Experts and COVID R&D Consortium Unite to Bring Success from the I-SPY Adaptive Platform Clinical Trial to COVID-19 ARDS ICU Patients

Quantum Leap Healthcare Collaborative (QLHC), a non-profit organization focused on uniting patient care and research, and sponsor of the adaptive...


28 Apr, 2020, 11:39 BST PharmaMar Has Announced That the Spanish Medicines Agency Has Authorized the APLICOV-PC Clinical Trial With Aplidin® (Plitidepsin) for the Treatment of Patients With COVID-19

PharmaMar (MSE: PHM) has announced the start of the APLICOV-PC clinical trial with Aplidin® (plitidepsin), for the treatment of patients with...


28 Apr, 2020, 08:30 BST BIOTECON Diagnostics Launches Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 Screening and Identification Kits

BIOTECON Diagnostics has developed and launched its own microproof® SARS-CoV-2 Screening/Identification Kits*, which are available immediately for...


28 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Vietnam Announces New COVID-19 Test Kit Eliminating Gross Error Caused by Incorrect Collection of Samples

Production and launch of the test kit RT-PCR COVID-19 Thai Duong will take place at the end of April 2020 and are carried out by Vietnamese science...


28 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Pneumagen Ltd Announces Positive Anti-Viral Activity for Novel Glycan Approach in Preventing Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infections

Pneumagen Ltd, a University of St Andrews spinout, focused on treating infectious disease and oncology by targeting the human glycome, today...


27 Apr, 2020, 13:10 BST Menarini Silicon Biosystems Explores New Application for Circulating Endothelial Cells in COVID-19

Menarini Silicon Biosystems, a global leader in liquid biopsy and rare cells technologies, today announces that it is exploring the possible use of...


27 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST ERBA Mannheim Launches CE Marked COVID-19 Antibody ELISA Kits - FDA EUA Following Soon

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Erba Mannheim today announced the development and imminent launch of its ErbaLisa® COVID-19 ELISA kits...


27 Apr, 2020, 05:25 BST Alligator Bioscience Presents Promising Interim Phase I Data for its Bispecific Drug Candidate ATOR-1015 at AACR

Alligator Bioscience (Nasdaq Stockholm: ATORX), announces that the company today presents the status of the ongoing Phase I clinical trial with the...


24 Apr, 2020, 12:13 BST Vela Diagnostics receives CE mark for COVID-19 detection test

Vela Diagnostics announced today that the manual version of the ViroKey™ SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR Test has received the CE mark for in vitro diagnostic use. ...


24 Apr, 2020, 07:50 BST AdaptVac Partners with AGC Biologics to Develop & Produce COVID-19 Vaccine

AGC Biologics, a global Biopharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), announced it is partnering with AdaptVac to...


23 Apr, 2020, 16:56 BST First Patient in Treatment in RhoVac's Clinical Phase IIb Study in Germany

RhoVac AB ("RhoVac") announces today, on 23rd April 2020, that the first patient in Germany is in treatment in the company's clinical phase IIb study ...


23 Apr, 2020, 12:02 BST Source BioScience, an Established Provider of Testing Services to the NHS, Secures Overnight Funding to Enable It to Accelerate Its Offering of COVID-19 Testing for Frontline Workers

Source BioScience Limited, a highly accredited ISO:15189:2012 international laboratory services provider, has rapidly developed a robust COVID-19...


23 Apr, 2020, 12:00 BST Signifier Medical Technologies Collaborates With Global Sleep Experts on Its Innovative Snoozeal® Device Clinical Trials

Signifier Medical Technologies, an innovator in the sleep disordered breathing market, today announced that it is partnering with twenty-seven Key...


23 Apr, 2020, 11:00 BST Theravance Biopharma Announces First Subject Dosed in Phase 1 Study of TD-0903, in Development for the Treatment of Hospitalized Patients with Acute Lung Injury Caused by COVID-19

Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBPH) ("Theravance Biopharma" or the "Company"), a diversified biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on the ...


23 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches CE/IVD Marked Immunosuppressants Panel for the Cascadion SM Clinical Analyzer

Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, announced today that it has expanded its European offering of pre-validated assays for ...


23 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Biocomposites Announces New CE Mark for STIMULAN®

First calcium matrix to receive European approval as an antibiotic carrier for use in bone and soft tissue KEELE, England, April 23, 2020...


22 Apr, 2020, 15:07 BST ABL Continues to Support Race to Find a Cure; SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccine Candidate

Advanced BioScience Laboratories (ABL), a global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) and Contract Research Organization (CRO)...