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LEXINGTON, Massachusetts, December 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP; NASDAQ: SHPG), the leading biotechnology company focused on serving individuals with rare diseases, is presenting an update on its safety database describing 40 years of real-world experience with the bypassing agent FEIBA [Anti-Inhibitor Coagulant Complex]. Shire also revealed new in…

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced the launch of Blood Counts™, a national campaign dedicated to raising awareness of multiple myeloma and the importance of continued research to further advancements in treating this incurable blood cancer. As part of Blood Counts, Amgen will work with StoryCorps…

ATLANTA, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Dental Association endorses the nomination of U.S. Rep. Tom Price, M.D. as secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). \"Congressman Price shares our commitment to patient care and improving health here in Georgia and across the nation,\" says Georgia…

FAIRFIELD, Ohio, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DNA Diagnostics Center® (DDC® or the Company), one of the world\'s largest private DNA testing companies, announces the acquisition of IDENTIGENE® LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sorenson Genomics, LLC. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. The IDENTIGENE® company, based in Salt Lake City,…

VINELAND, N.J., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States and internationally has formally announced the launch of a new joint venture with Inspira Health Network to enhance and expand dialysis services in South Jersey.…

IPSWICH, Mass., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- From providing clean drinking water in developing countries to creating beautiful works of art with living neurons, scientists at the recent Passion in Science Awards are doing incredible things that go beyond their traditional research studies. On November 3rd, New England Biolabs (NEB®)…

HACKENSACK, N.J., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, a member of Hackensack Meridian Health, today announced highlights of their data presentations that include 2 late-breaking abstracts, 19 oral sessions and 27 poster discussions at the 2016 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual…

NEW YORK and CARLSBAD, Calif. and SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- San Francisco will be the center of biopharma innovation and investment January 9–11, 2017 at Biotech Showcase™, the leading biotech investor event of the year produced by Demy-Colton and EBD Group. Over 3,000 delegates are expected to attend the…

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a new indication for Jardiance (empagliflozin) to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death in adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. \"Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death in adults…

NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) today announced that 19 research presentations from the MMRF CoMMpass StudySM—the largest and most comprehensive study driving new genomic insights and accelerating precision medicine in multiple myeloma—will be presented at the 58th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual…