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Gerresheimer invests up to 94 million Dollar in US production facility

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 6:00am

It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.

Key Points: 
  • It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.
  • BARDA has agreed to provide up to approximately 66 million US-Dollar to Gerresheimer AG for this project.
  • Under the agreement, Gerresheimer will increase its annual production capacity in Morganton, NC with interchangeable Type 1 vials(glass borosilicate and/or aluminosilicate) and Gx Elite Glass Vialscapability.
  • "Gerresheimer is honored to support the U.S. government in strengthening its pharmaceutical supply chain for current and future healthcare emergencies," said Dietmar Siemssen, CEO of Gerresheimer AG.

Gerresheimer invests up to 94 million Dollar in US production facility

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 6:00am

It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.

Key Points: 
  • It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.
  • BARDA has agreed to provide up to approximately 66 million US-Dollar to Gerresheimer AG for this project.
  • Under the agreement, Gerresheimer will increase its annual production capacity in Morganton, NC with interchangeable Type 1 vials(glass borosilicate and/or aluminosilicate) and Gx Elite Glass Vialscapability.
  • "Gerresheimer is honored to support the U.S. government in strengthening its pharmaceutical supply chain for current and future healthcare emergencies," said Dietmar Siemssen, CEO of Gerresheimer AG.

Enthusiast Gaming Provides Update on Senior Management Team and Board of Directors

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 10:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. (Enthusiast Gaming or the Company) (NASDAQ:EGLX; TSX:EGLX), an integrated gaming entertainment company, is pleased to provide the following update on its senior management team and Board of Directors.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. (Enthusiast Gaming or the Company) (NASDAQ:EGLX; TSX:EGLX), an integrated gaming entertainment company, is pleased to provide the following update on its senior management team and Board of Directors.
  • Bill is the Co-Founder of Addicting Games (acquired by Enthusiast Gaming in 2021) where he previously oversaw the companys operations, growth strategies, and product development.
  • Bill joined Enthusiast Gaming in 2020 and has been a key leader for the Company, building out its global direct sales organization.
  • Enthusiast Gaming is an integrated gaming entertainment company, building the largest media and content platform for video game and esports fans to connect and engage worldwide.

Atea Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Provides Business Update

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:05pm

New antivirals with improved profiles are urgently needed, said Jean-Pierre Sommadossi, PhD, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Atea Pharmaceuticals.

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  • New antivirals with improved profiles are urgently needed, said Jean-Pierre Sommadossi, PhD, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Atea Pharmaceuticals.
  • For dengue, we are currently enrolling two proof-of-concept trials for AT-752 and expect initial results in late 2022.
  • Operational planning for this trial is currently underway with the goal of initiation during the fourth quarter of 2022.
  • Results from the human challenge trial and initial results from the DEFEND-2 study are expected in the fourth quarter of 2022.

Opiant Pharmaceuticals Announces Additional $2.1 Million Funding Under BARDA Contract for OPNT003, Nasal Nalmefene

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:05pm

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(Opiant) (NASDAQ: OPNT) today announced that theBiomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority(BARDA) has awarded an additional approximately $2.1 millionto support OPNT003, nasal nalmefene, for the treatment of opioid overdose.

Key Points: 
  • SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(Opiant) (NASDAQ: OPNT) today announced that theBiomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority(BARDA) has awarded an additional approximately $2.1 millionto support OPNT003, nasal nalmefene, for the treatment of opioid overdose.
  • We greatly appreciate BARDAs support for OPNT003, saidRoger Crystal, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Opiant.
  • Earlier awards from BARDA for $8.7 million, combined with a$7.4 milliongrant Opiant received from theNational Institute on Drug Abuse, have also supported the clinical development and U.S. regulatory submission of OPNT003.
  • Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the company that developed NARCAN Nasal Spray, is building a leadingfranchiseof new medicines to combat addictions and drug overdose.

Atossa Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:30pm

SEATTLE, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atossa Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATOS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company seeking to develop innovative proprietary medicines in oncology and infectious disease with a current focus on breast cancer and COVID-19, today announces financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2022, and provides an update on recent company developments.

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  • SEATTLE, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atossa Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATOS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company seeking to develop innovative proprietary medicines in oncology and infectious disease with a current focus on breast cancer and COVID-19, today announces financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2022, and provides an update on recent company developments.
  • The FDA has issued a clinical hold letter requesting additional information which Atossa plans to submit by the end of the third quarter 2022 and to initiate enrollment in the fourth quarter 2022.
  • For the quarter ended June 30, 2022, Atossa had no source of sustainable revenue and no associated cost of revenue.
  • Six Months Ended June 30, 2022 Financial Results (in thousands):
    For the six months ended June 30, 2022, Atossa had no source of sustainable revenue and no associated cost of revenue.

Nyxoah Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2022 Financial and Operating Results

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:05pm

Revenue was 935,000 for the second quarter ending June 30, 2022, compared to 170,000 for the second quarter ending June 30, 2021.

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  • Revenue was 935,000 for the second quarter ending June 30, 2022, compared to 170,000 for the second quarter ending June 30, 2021.
  • Selling, General and Administrative expenses rose to 4.5 million for the second quarter of 2022, up from 3.9 million in the second quarter of 2021.
  • Total operating loss for the second quarter and first half of 2022 was 7.4 million and 14.7 million, respectively, versus 6.3 million and 11.6 million in the second quarter and first half of 2021, respectively.
  • Nyxoah realized a net loss of 5.0 million and 11.8 million for the second quarter and first half of 2022, respectively, compared to a net loss of 6.7 million and 12.4 million for the second quarter and first half of 2021, respectively.

Crowley Partners with EcoVadis for a More Transparent, Sustainable Value Chain

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 4:45pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Crowley has chosen international business sustainability ratings provider EcoVadis to assess its value chain for its suppliers' environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts. A global provider of supply chain solutions, Crowley is the first U.S.-based company in maritime and logistics to partner with EcoVadis on its value chain solutions.

Key Points: 
  • Crowley partners with EcoVadis to asses ESG impacts throughout its value chain.
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Crowley has chosen international business sustainability ratings provider EcoVadis to assess its value chain for its suppliers' environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts.
  • A global provider of supply chain solutions, Crowley is the first U.S.-based company in maritime and logistics to partner with EcoVadis on its value chain solutions.
  • "Crowley has taken an essential step by including the value chain in their sustainability commitments," said David McClintock, Marketing Director at EcoVadis.

Omaha-Based MRI Medical Device Company, Bot Image, Receives FDA Clearance for Artificial Intelligence Software Used in Detection and Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 3:00pm

OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bot Image, an Omaha-based MRI medical device company has developed an AI-driven medical device CAD software to significantly improve the accuracy and speed of prostate cancer detection (CADe) and diagnosis (CADx).

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  • OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bot Image, an Omaha-based MRI medical device company has developed an AI-driven medical device CAD software to significantly improve the accuracy and speed of prostate cancer detection (CADe) and diagnosis (CADx).
  • The tool, called ProstatID, combines artificial intelligence with traditional MRI scanning.
  • "Sadly, this has resulted in the unnecessary and premature deaths of countless numbers of men in the US alone.
  • The Omaha-based medical imaging software company's first product, ProstatID, blends AI with MRI to detect potentially cancerous lesions, assigning a cancer probability score to each, and aid physician's in the patient diagnosis.

Crowley Partners with EcoVadis for a More Transparent, Sustainable Value Chain

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 3:00pm

A global provider of supply chain solutions, Crowley is the first U.S.-based company in maritime and logistics to partner with EcoVadis on its value chain solutions.

Key Points: 
  • A global provider of supply chain solutions, Crowley is the first U.S.-based company in maritime and logistics to partner with EcoVadis on its value chain solutions.
  • The partnership with EcoVadis follows Crowley's successful use of Salesforce's Net Zero Cloud technology, with PwC, to measure and analyze emissions across its full value chain.
  • EcoVadis uses indicators across 21 sustainable criteria based on four themes: environment, labor and human risks, ethics, and sustainable procurement.
  • "Crowley has taken an essential step by including the value chain in their sustainability commitments," said David McClintock, Marketing Director at EcoVadis.