Both cabotegravir and oral FTC/TDF have high efficacy for PrEP among women in sub-Saharan Africa Durham, N.C., Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Researchers from the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) announced today data from the HPTN 084 clinical trial indicate that a pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) regimen of long-acting cabotegravir (CAB LA) injections once every eight weeks was safe and superior to daily oral tenofovir/emtricitabine (FTC/TDF) for HIV prevention among cisgender women in sub-Saharan Africa. During a planned review of study data, an independent […]
Daily Archive: November 9, 2020
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track Designation for NVX-CoV2373, the Company’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate. Currently in late-phase clinical development, NVXCoV2373 is a stable, prefusion protein […]
Constellation Brands and E. & J. Gallo Sign Agreement With Federal Trade Commission Staff Relating to Consent Order on Pending Transaction; Constellation Provides Business Update for Fiscal 2021
VICTOR, N.Y., Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today that it and E. & J. Gallo Winery have signed an Agreement Containing Consent Order with the Bureau of Competition of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding Gallo’s pending acquisition of a […]
Algernon Pharmaceuticals Announces Plans to Provide Interim Data from its Ifenprodil Phase 2b/3 COVID-19 Human Study
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Algernon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CSE: AGN) (FRANKFURT: AGW) (OTCQB: AGNPF) (the “Company” or “Algernon”) a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company, is pleased to announce that it plans to conduct an interim data review of its multi-national Ifenprodil Phase 2b/3 COVID-19 human study. The Company will look at the […]
Trip.com partners with global airlines to maximize customer benefits and propel travel recovery Trip.com partners with global airlines to maximize customer benefits and propel travel recovery SINGAPORE, Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trip.com, a leading international online travel service provider, has partnered with international airline brands to bring more benefits to loyalty program members. […]
Report from cyberbullying expert identifies ‘negligence’ towards student’s wellbeing at Institut Le Rosey
Source: Dr Sameer Hinduja, Co-Director of the Cyberbullying Research Center A report issued by Dr Hinduja of the Cyberbullying Research Center examines the failings at the world’s most expensive school, Le Rosey, in Switzerland The report found that the school was ‘deliberately indifferent’ to the wellbeing of the student being bullied He summarises that the […]
Congenica Completes $50m Series C Funding Round to Advance Clinical Genomic Analysis Software and Data Platform
Congenica Completes $50m Series C Funding Round to Advance Clinical Genomic Analysis Software and Data Platform New Funds to Drive Further Commercialisation of Rare and Inherited Cancer Applications and Expansion into Oncology, Wellness and Pharma Collaborations Cambridge, United Kingdom – 9 November 2020 – Congenica, the digital health company enabling rapid and accurate analysis of […]
SEOUL, The arms procurement agency said Monday it completed the delivery of new medical helicopters to the Army last week to improve the military’s capabilities to carry out evacuations of...
SEOUL, A Marine Corps officer has tested positive for the new coronavirus after returning from a recent trip to Thailand, the defense ministry said Monday. The officer was confirmed to...
SEOUL, South Korea put up a thank-you video in New York’s Times Square on Monday (Seoul time) in honor of foreign service members who fought alongside the South during the...
WASHINGTON, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha arrived in Washington on Sunday for talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about pending bilateral and regional issues. Kang’s visit came shortly...
SEOUL, The defense ministry vowed Monday to continue to work closely with the United States under the incoming Biden administration to maintain a firm combined readiness posture for peace on...