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Phase III fliGHt trial shows TransCon Growth Hormone safe in pediatric growth hormone deficiency

Ascendis Pharma announced preliminary results from the phase III fliGHt Trial of TransCon Growth Hormone (hGH). The results indicated treatment...

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Pivotal phase III trial of Yupelri shows additional control of COPD

Theravance Biopharma and Mylan announced the presentation of data from its pivotal Phase III efficacy studies and a 52-week safety...

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Post-hoc analysis of GRIPHON study for Uptravi

Actelion Pharmaceuticals has presented results of a post-hoc exploratory analysis of the GRIPHON study in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension...

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Phase III SENSCIS trial of Vargatef shows efficacy in interstitial lung disease

Boehringer announced that the phase III SENSCIS trial of Vargatef (nintedanib) met its primary endpoint: reduction in the annual rate...

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FDA approves Nayzilam for epilepsy

UCB announced that the FDA has approved a New Drug Application for the company's newest anti-epileptic drug (AED) Nayzilam (midazolam)...

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Button batteries can rapidly damage stomach lining before symptoms appear

Research presented this week at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2019 suggested that clinicians must act fast in the event of a child ingesting a button battery.

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Researchers document impact of coffee on bowels

One of the more light-hearted studies presented this week at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2019 suggested that caffeine may not be behind increased bowel movements in coffee drinkers.

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Cirrhosis related deaths expected to treble by 2030

Results presented at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2019 have suggested there are identifiable and modifiable risk factors that might prevent liver disease, which should be the subject of further research.

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Medtronic launches Telescope guide extension catheter to deliver interventional devices during angioplasty procedures.

Medtronic plc announced its entrance into the guide extension catheter market with the global launch of the Telescope guide extension...

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