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    Anti-Infectives Knowledge Network (AIKN) IFI Updates

    Regularly updated with the latest evidence on invasive fungal infections, the most recent
    update to be added to the AIKN-IFI summarises the findings from a consensus of
    international experts on the management of intra-abdominal candidiasis.

    Healthcare professionals can view the recommendations for free; it can be found in the
    guidelines section of this resource.

    March 2015 MYC/15/0019/EUa

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    Anti-Infectives Knowledge Network (AIKN) CDI Updates

    Recently updated with ISICEM 2015 presentations, data from the largest ever European
    clinician consensus report, as well as key perspectives on Clostridium difficile infection
    (CDI).
    The Anti-Infectives Knowledge Network shares expertise and experience in the area of
    anti-infectives.

    This educational resource is an initiative by Astellas Pharma EMEA. Please remember
    to return often to read the news, clinical insights, and essential information from the
    latest anti-infectives congresses.

    March 2015 FDX/15/0024/EUb

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    New Therapy Focus area for
    type 2 diabetes launched

    This free resource has recently launched on epgonline.org containing information
    for healthcare professionals based in Europe on the use of incretin‐insulin treatment
    combinations for type 2 diabetes. Explore five informative sections focused on the role
    emerging incretin‐based therapies can play in the long‐term treatment and management of
    type 2 diabetes.

  • ,Whats's New Diabetes Knowledge Centre Relaunch

    Updated Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Knowledge Centre

    Explore new information added to the diagnosis and treatment sections of the
    Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Knowledge Centre with recommendations on the appropriate
    management of the condition. A brand new guidelines section is also available,
    containing the latest recommendations from ADA, EASD and NICE.

  • ,What's New Hypogonadism

    Hypogonadism Knowledge Centre

    epgonline.org’s Hypogonadism Knowledge Centre features a publications digest section,
    regularly updated with analysis and comment on recent scientific articles related to male
    hypogonadism.

    Found within the Men’s Health/Andrology disease topic homepage, users can also access
    information on the prevalence, diagnosis and available treatment options for male
    hypogonadism.

Latest News

CE Mark for EyeArt software for automatic detection of diabetic retinopathy- Eyenuk Inc.

18-Apr-2015

Eyenuk, Inc. announced that it received CE Marking for its pioneering EyeArt software, a suite of advanced image analysis tools for automated high-throughput screening of diabetic retinopathy. The company plans to launch its product in select ...

Astra Zeneca reports results of AZD 9291 in AURA trial for EGFRm NSCLC T790 mutation.

18-Apr-2015

AstraZeneca has announced latest data from the ongoing AURA study of AZD 9291 in patients with advanced epidermal growth factor receptor mutation positive (EGFRm) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), who also have the T790M resistance mutation. The ...

Positive outcome in EU decentralised procedure for Copaxone 40 mg (glatiramer acetate) three times a week formulation for mutiple sclerosis-Teva

18-Apr-2015

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.,has announced that it has received a positive outcome in the decentralized procedure for its new, three-times-a-week Copaxone (glatiramer acetate) 40 mg/ml formulation for the treatment of adults with relapsing ...

Positive outcome in EU decentralised procedure for Copaxone 40 mg (glatiramer acetate) three times a week formulation for multiple sclerosis-Teva

18-Apr-2015

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.,has announced that it has received a positive outcome in the decentralized procedure for its new, three-times-a-week Copaxone (glatiramer acetate) 40 mg/ml formulation for the treatment of adults with relapsing ...

FDA approves Corlanor (ivabradine) to treat heart failure-Amgen

17-Apr-2015

Amgen announced that the FDA has granted approval of Corlanor (ivabradine), an oral medication indicated to reduce the risk of hospitalization for worsening heart failure in patients with stable, symptomatic chronic heart failure with left ...

TASQ (tasquinimod) discontinued for Prostate Cancer-Active Biotech/Ipsen

17-Apr-2015

Active Biotech and Ipsen announced top line results of the 10TASQ10 study. While the study showed that TASQ (tasquinimod) reduced the risk of radiographic cancer progression or death compared to placebo (rPFS, HR=0.69, CI 95%: 0.60 - 0.80) in ...

Study of HeartWare Ventricular Assist System in Heart Failure meets primary endpoint-HeartWare

17-Apr-2015

HeartWare International has announced that data from its first destination therapy clinical trial cohort, ENDURANCE, successfully demonstrated that the trial achieved the primary endpoint. HeartWare's ENDURANCE clinical trial is a prospective, ...

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