Natural sciences

MediciNova Receives Notice of Allowance for New Patent Covering MN-001 and MN-002 for the Treatment of Advanced NASH in Japan

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 11:00pm

Once issued, the patent maturing from this allowed patent application is expected to expire no earlier thanMay 2035.

Key Points: 
  • Once issued, the patent maturing from this allowed patent application is expected to expire no earlier thanMay 2035.
  • The allowed claims cover MN-001 and MN-002 for use in the treatment of a patient with advanced NASH.
  • In addition, the allowed claims cover MN-001 and MN-002 for use in reducing hepatic fibrosis and for use in reducing hepatic scarring in a patient with advanced NASH.
  • We previously reported positive results from a Phase 2 clinical trial of MN-001 that enrolled NAFLD and NASH patients with hypertriglyceridemia.

Molybdenum Industry Forecasts to 2025: Global Market Size & Share, Production and Consumption

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 4:30pm

The global molybdenum market is estimated to witness a healthy growth, at an estimated CAGR of around 4%, over the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global molybdenum market is estimated to witness a healthy growth, at an estimated CAGR of around 4%, over the forecast period.
  • Increasing steel production in china and growing demand from the energy sector are expected to drive the market growth.
  • The global molybdenum market is a consolidated market, with the top players accounting for a major chunk of the market.
  • Key players in the molybdenum market include Anglo American, Antofagasta plc, China Molybdenum Co. Ltd, Grupo Mexico, and Rio Tinto, among others.

Asphalt Plant Market to 2027 - Global Analysis and Forecast by Type, Product, Application

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 3:20pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The asphalt plant market revenue is expected to grow from US$ 1.93 Bn in 2018 to US$ 2.47 Bn by the year 2027.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The asphalt plant market revenue is expected to grow from US$ 1.93 Bn in 2018 to US$ 2.47 Bn by the year 2027.
  • Whereas, in terms of volume, the asphalt plant market was valued at 4,127 units in 2018 and is anticipated to reach 4,831 units by 2027 thereby registering a CAGR growth rate of 1.8% from 2019 to 2027.
  • Asphalt is primarily used for paving roads and has applications in transportation (roads, railway beds or airport runways, taxiways, etc.
  • Thus, propelling the growth of the asphalt plant market during the forecast period.

Fatty Amines (Primary, Secondary, Tertiary) Market Report 2020-2024 - Rising Demand for Bio-Based Coating Additives

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 2:15pm

The growing demand for agrochemicals in the agriculture industry, as well as the rising GDP in the Asia Pacific region, are driving the growth in the global fatty amines market.

Key Points: 
  • The growing demand for agrochemicals in the agriculture industry, as well as the rising GDP in the Asia Pacific region, are driving the growth in the global fatty amines market.
  • The complex production process of fatty amines is restraining the growth of the fatty amines market.
  • This report defines, segments, and projects the size of the fatty amines market based on type, end-use, function, and region.
  • The primary fatty amines segment is projected to lead the fatty amines market in terms of both, value and volume from 2019 to 2024
    Based on type, the primary fatty amines segment accounted for the largest share of the fatty amines market in 2018.

Sebia SA Product Pipeline Analysis - 2019 Update - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 2:29pm

The "Sebia SA - Product Pipeline Analysis, 2019 Update" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Sebia SA - Product Pipeline Analysis, 2019 Update" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Sebia SA (Sebia) is a medical device company that designs, manufactures, commercializes, and exports electrophoresis tests and analyzers.
  • Sebia offers automated system for capillary electrophoresis products such as capillarys 2 flex piercing, capillarys hr, neurosoft and minicap protein 6, among others.
  • This report is a source for data, analysis, and actionable intelligence on the company's portfolio of pipeline products.

IDS Recognized by RVBusiness RISE Awards for Industry-Wide Impact of RECT

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

Though the RISE Awards are meant for industry suppliers, the enormous impact of IDS RECT has prompted the judges to unexpectedly recognize a software provider for the first time ever.

Key Points: 
  • Though the RISE Awards are meant for industry suppliers, the enormous impact of IDS RECT has prompted the judges to unexpectedly recognize a software provider for the first time ever.
  • Available to IDS dealership management software users, RECT provides RV dealers with monthly reports on their unit repair speed, so that they can pinpoint and address their biggest service bottlenecks.
  • "[RECT] put a spotlight on an issue that's been affecting our entire industry," said Mike Regan, the General Manager of Crestview RV.
  • Last year, the General Manager of IDS, Sean Raynor, was the recipient of the RVDA Chairman's Service Award for his work on RECT.

Lithium Ion Battery Market Size is Expected to Reach USD 896,521.30 Million by 2025 | Valuates Reports

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

The market size of Global Lithium-Ion Battery Separator (Lithium Battery Separator) will increase from USD 2400 million in 2018 to USD 4780 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 9.0 percent during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The market size of Global Lithium-Ion Battery Separator (Lithium Battery Separator) will increase from USD 2400 million in 2018 to USD 4780 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 9.0 percent during the forecast period.
  • The demand for 18650 Lithium Battery was priced at USD 6030 million in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 6860 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 1.6 percent over the forecast period.
  • The 18650 battery is an 18 mm x 65 mm graded lithium-ion cell, which is slightly larger than an AA battery.
  • The compact size and reliability of the Lithium battery, as opposed to its traditional equivalents, have led to an increase in demand for a rechargeable lithium battery.

Lithium Ion Battery Market Size is Expected to Reach USD 896,521.30 Million by 2025 | Valuates Reports

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

The market size of Global Lithium-Ion Battery Separator (Lithium Battery Separator) will increase from USD 2400 million in 2018 to USD 4780 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 9.0 percent during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The market size of Global Lithium-Ion Battery Separator (Lithium Battery Separator) will increase from USD 2400 million in 2018 to USD 4780 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 9.0 percent during the forecast period.
  • The demand for 18650 Lithium Battery was priced at USD 6030 million in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 6860 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 1.6 percent over the forecast period.
  • The 18650 battery is an 18 mm x 65 mm graded lithium-ion cell, which is slightly larger than an AA battery.
  • The compact size and reliability of the Lithium battery, as opposed to its traditional equivalents, have led to an increase in demand for a rechargeable lithium battery.

Mitsubishi Electric Named to CDP’s Water “A List”

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 2:10am

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that its business strategies and activities to protect water resources have been given a top A List rating by the nongovernmental organization CDP for the fourth consecutive year.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that its business strategies and activities to protect water resources have been given a top A List rating by the nongovernmental organization CDP for the fourth consecutive year.
  • Develop and deploy water-purifying systems incorporating ozone technologies for water sewage, factories and public facilities
    Mitsubishi Electrics environmental initiatives are a reflection of the companys Environmental Vision 2021 policy, which emphasizes creating a low-carbon, recycling-based society and respecting biodiversity.
  • Furthermore, on June 13, 2019, the company announced that it would protect the air, land, and water with our hearts and technologies to sustain a better future for all in its Environmental Sustainability Vision 2050*.
  • The CDP is an international NGO that evaluates the environmental initiatives of corporations and local governments.

CN Supportive of the Amendment to the Ministerial Order on Train Speed

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:40am

MONTREAL, Feb. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is supportive of the decision by Canadas Transport Minister to amend the Ministerial Order issued on February 7, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • MONTREAL, Feb. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is supportive of the decision by Canadas Transport Minister to amend the Ministerial Order issued on February 7, 2020.
  • Safety is a core value at CN, and we are supportive of the Minister of Transportations decision, said JJ Ruest, president and chief executive officer at CN.
  • This amended Ministerial Order focusses on the safety of Canadians, particularly those living close to rail lines and that is of paramount importance to CN.
  • We wish to thank our customers, employees, supply chain partners and all who continue to support CN during this very unfortunate time.