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Labroots Announces Agenda for its 7th Annual Drug Discovery & Development Virtual Event on February 21, 2024

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

YORBA LINDA, Calif., Feb. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Labroots, the leading scientific social networking website offering premier, interactive virtual and hybrid events and webinars, today announced its 7th annual event in the Drug Discovery & Development Virtual Event Series. Hosted on February 21st and free to attend, attendees will experience the forefront of pharmaceutical innovation joining industry and academic leaders from around the world debating the latest, insightful scientific breakthroughs in this ever-evolving field.

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  • Focusing from pre-clinical development to clinical development, advances in the field of drug discovery and development will be explored shaping current and future challenges in drug research
    YORBA LINDA, Calif., Feb. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Labroots , the leading scientific social networking website offering premier, interactive virtual and hybrid events and webinars, today announced its 7th annual event in the Drug Discovery & Development Virtual Event Series .
  • The 2024 informative agenda covers a range of sessions spanning areas including Emerging Modalities in Drug Discovery and Preclinical Development, New Methods in Pharmacogenomics, and Biomarker Applications.
  • Use the hashtag #LRdrug to follow the conversation and connect with other members of the global Drug Discovery & Development community!
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Cutting Edge AI Company GEDiCube and Cyclomics sign binding LOI to join forces and position themselves at the forefront of the global liquid biopsy marketplace

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

LOS ANGELES and AMSTERDAM, Feb. 15, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GEDiCube (moving forward RenovaroCube), a London and Netherlands-based advanced AI company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Renovaro Inc. (NASDAQ: RENB), announces it has executed a binding Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire 75% of Cyclomics, a Dutch Company. Under the terms of the LOI, the parties have agreed to work in good faith on the drafting of a definitive agreement.

Key Points: 
  • Expected breakthroughs by combining technologies in (early) cancer detection and recurrence of cancer with a single vial of blood.
  • Cyclomics’ 4th generation liquid biopsy genomics platform is the first truly “Omni-Omic” blood test ready for AI application.
  • Under the terms of the LOI, the parties have agreed to work in good faith on the drafting of a definitive agreement.
  • The focus is on early cancer- and early recurrence detection, prediction of response to therapy, and personalized treatment, all via liquid biopsy tests.

Royalty Pharma Reports Q4 and Full Year 2023 Results

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

In October 2023, Royalty Pharma drew $350 million under its existing unsecured revolving credit facility, which was repaid during the fourth quarter of 2023.

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  • In October 2023, Royalty Pharma drew $350 million under its existing unsecured revolving credit facility, which was repaid during the fourth quarter of 2023.
  • Royalty Pharma began repurchasing its Class A ordinary shares in April 2023 under a $1.0 billion multi-year share repurchase program.
  • During the fourth quarter of 2023, Royalty Pharma announced new transactions of up to $1.6 billion.
  • Royalty Pharma will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2023 results today at 8:00 a.m., Eastern Time.

Results from First Patient in Kiromic BioPharma’s Deltacel-01 Clinical Trial Indicate Tumor Reduction at Two Months

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

This patient, who was treated at the Beverly Hills Cancer Center (BHCC), continues to do well two months following treatment.

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  • This patient, who was treated at the Beverly Hills Cancer Center (BHCC), continues to do well two months following treatment.
  • “We are proud and excited to report these highly promising early results showing tumor reduction in a patient population that has few treatment options available.
  • Kiromic also reports that the second patient in the Deltacel-01 clinical trial has received the second and final infusion of Deltacel.
  • The Deltacel-01 clinical trial is expected to start enrolling patients at two additional clinical trial sites in the first half of the year.

Erasca Announces Two Clinical Trial Collaboration and Supply Agreements for Trametinib to Evaluate Naporafenib Combination in SEACRAFT-1 and SEACRAFT-2 Trials

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Erasca, Inc. (Nasdaq: ERAS), a clinical-stage precision oncology company singularly focused on discovering, developing, and commercializing therapies for patients with RAS/MAPK pathway-driven cancers, today announced two clinical trial collaboration and supply agreements (CTCSAs) with Novartis (NYSE: NVS) for the MEK inhibitor trametinib (MEKINIST®).

Key Points: 
  • Erasca is sponsoring the trials, and Novartis is supplying trametinib at no cost.
  • “Both trials are supported by compelling anti-tumor activity with a tolerable and manageable adverse event profile demonstrated in clinical data generated by Novartis.
  • Both RAS Q61X solid tumors and NRASm melanoma represent high unmet needs with no approved targeted therapies for these respective mutation types.
  • Erasca is exploring whether naporafenib in combination with trametinib can improve outcomes and help provide meaningful therapeutic benefit for these advanced solid tumor indications.

Coreline Soft Showcases Deep Learning AI Imaging Solutions ‘AVIEW’ at ECR 2024

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Coreline Soft , a pioneer in medical artificial intelligence (AI) imaging, unveils cutting-edge AI medical imaging solutions at the ECR 2024 (European Congress of Radiology), establishing a new standard for healthcare across Europe.

Key Points: 
  • Coreline Soft , a pioneer in medical artificial intelligence (AI) imaging, unveils cutting-edge AI medical imaging solutions at the ECR 2024 (European Congress of Radiology), establishing a new standard for healthcare across Europe.
  • Coreline Soft is set to make a mark at the ECR 2024 by presenting its AVIEW product line.
  • Coreline Soft has been actively expanding its presence in Europe, securing projects such as the multinational lung cancer screening initiative (iDNA) involving five European countries.
  • Coreline Soft continues to strengthen its global presence, offering innovative AI solutions to advance healthcare practices in Europe and beyond.

Cutting Edge AI Company GEDiCube and Cyclomics sign binding LOI to join forces and position themselves at the forefront of the global liquid biopsy marketplace

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GEDi Cube Intl Ltd., a London and Netherlands-based advanced AI company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Renovaro Inc. (NASDAQ: RENB), announces it has executed a binding Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire 75% of Cyclomics, a Dutch Company. Under the terms of the LOI, the parties have agreed to work in good faith on the drafting of a definitive agreement.

Key Points: 
  • Expected breakthroughs by combining technologies in (early) cancer detection and recurrence of cancer with a single vial of blood.
  • The combined Companies aim to Disrupt Cancer Diagnosis and treatment through early disease and recurrence detection, prediction of response to treatment, and personalized therapy.
  • Under the terms of the LOI, the parties have agreed to work in good faith on the drafting of a definitive agreement.
  • I consider that to be a significant step towards bringing early detection of cancer to its inflection point.”

Masimo Announces the First FDA-cleared “Over-the-Counter” Fingertip Pulse Oximeter

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today FDA clearance of MightySat® Medical, making it the first and only FDA-cleared medical fingertip pulse oximeter available Over-The-Counter (OTC) direct to consumers without a prescription.

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  • Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today FDA clearance of MightySat® Medical, making it the first and only FDA-cleared medical fingertip pulse oximeter available Over-The-Counter (OTC) direct to consumers without a prescription.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240213849120/en/
    Joe Kiani, Founder and CEO of Masimo, said, “Until now, consumers and even healthcare providers had no way of knowing what pulse oximeter they could trust to use at home.
  • MightySat Medical provides a direct-to-consumer option for a medical device with hospital-grade pulse oximetry technology, Masimo SET®, whose performance has been reviewed and cleared by the FDA for medical use.
  • Now, MightySat Medical with Masimo SET® provides an FDA-cleared medical device with validated accuracy without the need for a prescription.

Curasight announces acceleration of therapeutic strategy to strengthen position as a radiopharmaceutical theranostic company

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Curasight A/S ("Curasight" or the "Company" (XSAT: CURAS) announces today that it is accelerating and expanding its clinical therapeutic strategy with the addition of a new Phase I/IIa trial to include a total of five cancer indications in a so called basket trial design.

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  • COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Curasight A/S ("Curasight" or the "Company" (XSAT: CURAS) announces today that it is accelerating and expanding its clinical therapeutic strategy with the addition of a new Phase I/IIa trial to include a total of five cancer indications in a so called basket trial design.
  • To strengthen the Company's capital structure and secure funding for the acceleration of clinical activities, Curasight intends to launch a rights issue during the first quarter of 2024.
  • By launching this basket trial, we can accelerate development of both uTRACE and uTREAT (theranostic) in parallel and potentially have therapeutic efficacy data already during 2025.
  • Under the terms of the deal, Curasight is responsible for development until regulatory approval with Curium responsible for manufacturing and commercialisation.

Curasight announces acceleration of therapeutic strategy to strengthen position as a radiopharmaceutical theranostic company

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Curasight A/S ("Curasight" or the "Company" (XSAT: CURAS) announces today that it is accelerating and expanding its clinical therapeutic strategy with the addition of a new Phase I/IIa trial to include a total of five cancer indications in a so called basket trial design.

Key Points: 
  • COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Curasight A/S ("Curasight" or the "Company" (XSAT: CURAS) announces today that it is accelerating and expanding its clinical therapeutic strategy with the addition of a new Phase I/IIa trial to include a total of five cancer indications in a so called basket trial design.
  • To strengthen the Company's capital structure and secure funding for the acceleration of clinical activities, Curasight intends to launch a rights issue during the first quarter of 2024.
  • By launching this basket trial, we can accelerate development of both uTRACE and uTREAT (theranostic) in parallel and potentially have therapeutic efficacy data already during 2025.
  • Under the terms of the deal, Curasight is responsible for development until regulatory approval with Curium responsible for manufacturing and commercialisation.