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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UCBA Trade Association (UCBA), the largest trade association of Proposition D compliant medical marijuana dispensaries operating legally within the City of Los Angeles, voted unanimously to publicly support Proposition M, the City of Los Angeles sponsored cannabis regulatory ballot initiative. Jerred Kiloh,…

Patient Baseline Characteristics from VITALITY-ALS Comparable to BENEFIT-ALS Physician Survey Shows Regional Variability in Use of Noninvasive Ventilation SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cytokinetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CYTK) today announced that new data was presented at the 27th International Symposium on ALS/MND in Dublin, Ireland, including patient…

SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYGN), a leader in molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine, today announced results of a large head-to-head study comparing the efficacy of six tests used to predict the recurrence of breast cancer.  A key finding was that EndoPredict® (EPclin),…

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX:BU) (NASDAQ:BUR) (\"Burcon\") is pleased to announce that, further to its press release dated December 1, 2016 with respect to the completion of Burcon\'s rights offering (the \"Rights Offering\"),  the Rights Offering was over-subscribed and, as such, Burcon…

WATERTOWN, Mass., Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN), a leading provider of network-enabled services and mobile applications for healthcare providers nationwide, today announced Ed Park, its executive vice president and chief operating officer, has been appointed to the company’s board of directors, effective January 1, 2017. Park…

BOSTON, Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wellist, a patient experience solutions provider, is among a select group of individuals and organizations receiving awards from Rock Health’s Top 50 in Digital Health “for making exceptional progress in driving resources, attention, and innovation toward a massively better healthcare system.” Wellist received…

NEW YORK, Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP (“Scott+Scott”), a national investor rights law firm, reminds investors that January 5, 2017 is the last day to file lead plaintiff papers in the securities lawsuit against Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (“Teva” or the “Company”) (NYSE:TEVA). The class…

Thursday, December 08, 2016

ROCKVILLE, MD, Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MacroGenics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGNX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing innovative monoclonal antibody-based therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, as well as autoimmune disorders and infectious diseases, today announced that it will host a live webcast of its 2016 R&D…

Interim data from Cohorts 1 and 2 demonstrated that accurate MRI-guided delivery of escalating doses of VY-AADC01 were well tolerated and resulted in increased coverage of the putamen ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System and SmartFlow® neuro ventricular cannula utilized in trialIRVINE, Calif., Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MRI Interventions, Inc.…

NEW YORK, Dec. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men, and it is estimated that nearly three million men are living with the disease in the United States. Thankfully, many prostate cancers can be caught early on and either successfully treated or…