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Phase 2a Safety and Efficacy Data Support Further Development of Oral CC-220 in Patients with Lupus  BOUDRY, Switzerland -Wednesday, June 14th 2017  

Results presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), today announced results from the phase 2a SLE-001 trial evaluating CC-220, the Company's...

Pimodivir Alone or in Combination with Oseltamivir Demonstrated a Significant Reduction in Viral Load in Adults with... SHANGHAI -Wednesday, June 14th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen) today announced results from the Phase 2b Topaz Trial which demonstrated that treatment with pimodivir (JNJ-63623872) significantly decreased viral load over seven days versus placebo, in adult patients with acute, uncomplicated seasonal...

Wireless Seismic, Geokinetics, and Total E&P Research & Development Announce Partnership for Next-Generation... PARIS -Wednesday, June 14th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wireless Seismic Inc. (Wireless), Geokinetics Inc., and Total E&P Research & Development (TOTAL) announced today the development of the next-generation land seismic acquisition and processing system, Multiphysics Exploration Technology Integrated System (METIS). TOTAL...

GSMA: Number of Mobile Subscribers Worldwide Hits 5 Billion LONDON -Tuesday, June 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The world’s mobile industry has signed up its 5 billionth unique mobile subscriber, according to real-time data from GSMA Intelligence, the research arm of the GSMA. The 5 billion milestone means that more than two-thirds of the global population is now connected to a mobile...

Andersen Tax Debuts in Luxembourg SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, June 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Tax announces its debut in Luxembourg this week with Andersen Global member firm, Alegis, assuming the Andersen name. A member firm since 2014, Alegis also has offices in Dusseldorf and Merzig, Germany, both of which will transition to the Andersen name later in the...

Visa to Roll Out Cashless Experience at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017  SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, June 13th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V), the Official Payment Service Partner of FIFA, today announced that football fans attending the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 will have a front row seat to enhanced payment experiences at official FIFA stadiums. Visa is implementing 1,600 point-of-sale terminals...

Kieran Murphy Appointed CEO of GE Healthcare, Succeeding John Flannery BOSTON -Monday, June 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt announced today the appointment of Kieran Murphy as president and CEO of GE Healthcare, effective immediately. Murphy is currently president and CEO of GE Healthcare Life Sciences. Murphy succeeds John Flannery who has been appointed CEO and...

New Study Investigates the Clinical Utility of ORi™, Masimo Oxygen Reserve Index™ NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Monday, June 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of an abstract presented at the recent International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. In the study, researchers at the UC Davis School of Medicine evaluated the potential clinical utility of...

Automotive Manufacturer BORGWARD Group AG Officially Appoints Exclusive Distributors in the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, June 11th 2017 [ar]

BORGWARD Group AG, the global automotive manufacturer, has appointed exclusive distributors across the GCC, including: Bahrain: Yusuf Ebrahim Mohamed Al Awadi, Group President, Yousif Awadi Group Kuwait: Nael Zayani, Managing Director, Al-Zayani Trading Co. United Arab Emirates: Raymond...

Jacqueline Fernandez Joins AerSale As Senior Vice President Materials Group CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Saturday, June 10th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--AerSale®, a global supplier of mid-life aircraft, engines, used serviceable material (USM), and MRO services, announced today the addition of Jacqueline Fernandez as Senior Vice President Materials Group. Fernandez will be responsible for the day-to-day management of...

Updated Data from Phase 1 Trial of Oral IDHIFA® (enasidenib) Demonstrate Complete Responses and Duration of Response... CHICAGO -Thursday, June 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) and Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) today announced new efficacy and safety data from the ongoing Phase 1 dose-escalation and expansion study evaluating investigational oral IDHIFA® (enasidenib) in patients with relapsed or...

Kyushu Telecommunication Network (QTNet) Protects its Broadband Network and Enhances Reliability With Nominum DNS... REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -Thursday, June 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nominum™, the DNS-based security and services innovation leader, announced today that QTNet, a subsidiary of Kyushu Electric Power Company in Fukuoka, Japan, has selected the company’s DNS solutions to significantly improve the security and performance of its broadband...

RMI and NPE Invest in SA’s Fintech Entersekt to Supercharge Global Expansion JOHANNESBURG & CAPE TOWN, South Africa -Thursday, June 8th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rand Merchant Investment Holdings (JSE:RMI) through AlphaCode, RMI’s innovation hub for fintech entrepreneurs and Nedbank Private Equity (“NPE”) through its private equity investment vehicle, BoE Private Equity Investments, have each acquired minority shareholdings in...

New Capacity-Building Projects for Ocean Governance TOKYO -Thursday, June 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On June 7 (New York time), at an official function of the United Nations Ocean Conference, The Nippon Foundation announced the launch of new human resource capacity-building projects on ocean governance with the United Nations Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea...

Dubai Airports Selects Quintiq for Automated Planning Solution to Deliver World-Class Passenger Experience DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, June 8th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiq, a Dassault Systèmes brand and global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), has been selected by Dubai Airports to plan and schedule its fixed resources at Dubai International and Dubai World Central. The Quintiq solution will automate the planning...

Cradlepoint Helps Break Underwater Broadcasting Record BOISE, Idaho -Wednesday, June 7th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-based network solutions for connecting people, places and things over wired and wireless broadband, has helped a Dubai radio presenter to break the world record for broadcasting live underwater. The new record of 5 hours, 25 mins and...

Wipro is a ‘Leader’ in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant North America & EMEA, 2016-17 for Oracle... EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. & BANGALORE, India -Wednesday, June 7th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been positioned as a ‘Leader’ in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant North America (NAM) & Europe, Middle-East...

At UN, The Nippon Foundation Chairman Announces Seabed 2030 Global Project for 100% Mapping of World's Ocean TOKYO -Wednesday, June 7th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IOC-UNESCO hosted its “Ocean’s 8 Champions” awards ceremony on June 6 during the Ocean Conference held at the UN Headquarters in NY, to recognize organizations’ and individuals’ outstanding contributions in the field of ocean science. The eight recipients included...

Takeda and Seattle Genetics Announce Lancet Publication of Phase 3 ALCANZA Clinical Trial Data of ADCETRIS®... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan & BOTHELL, Wash. -Wednesday, June 7th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) and Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGEN) today announced that data from the randomized Phase 3 ALCANZA clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) in patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) were published in...

YuppTV Partners with One of India’s Leading Production House, Yash Raj Films, Offers Premium Hindi Cinema on... NEW DELHI -Wednesday, June 7th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World’s largest OTT player for South-Indian content, YuppTV, announced its partnership with one of the leading Indian production houses, Yash Raj Films (YRF). As part of the association, YuppTV will now host popular Hindi movies produced by Yash Raj Films on its...