BUSINESS WIRE / ME NewsWire - BERLIN - Wednesday, October 3rd 2012
Phase III Trials of MK-3102 Underway
Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced Phase IIb data for MK-3102, the company’s investigational once-weekly DPP-4 inhibitor in development for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. MK-3102 significantly lowered blood sugar in this 12-week study compared with placebo, with an incidence of symptomatic hypoglycemia that was…
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The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God: And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together (Romans 8.16-17).
If you’re born again, you have an inheritance and it was bequeathed to you by the Monarch of the universe— the one who said “The silver is mine, and the gold is mine, saith the LORD of hosts” (Haggai 2:8). All the wealth in…Continue
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BOUDRY, Switzerland - Wednesday, October 3rd 2012 [ME NewsWire]
BUSINESS WIRE / ME Newswire-- Celgene International Sàrl, a subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) today announced results of its phase III, randomized, international study (CA033) of ABRAXANE® (paclitaxel protein-bound particles for injectable suspension) (albumin-bound) in chemotherapy-naïve patients with metastatic melanoma. In the study, the primary endpoint was met with patients receiving ABRAXANE…
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'Global Pink Ribbons' initiative unites GE staff around the world to continue raising disease awareness
BUSINESS WIRE / ME NewsWire - CHALFONT ST. GILES, England - Tuesday, October 2nd 2012
GE Healthcare today announced its second ‘GE Global Pink Ribbons’ campaign will run in over 40 global locations during October 2012.
Building on the success of last year’s events, several thousand GE employees will come together to form ‘Human Ribbons’ and visually demonstrate…
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Monday, October 1st 2012 [ME NewsWire]
LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network with more than 175 million members worldwide, today announced the opening of its first office in the Middle East and North Africa, where a new team will support a growing membership and client base.
Located in Dubai’s Internet City,…Continue
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BUSINESS WIRE - ME NewsWire LONDON - Monday, October 1st 2012
The insurance, reinsurance, Takaful and cooperative markets within the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) continue to offer opportunity for growth, although the global slowdown of financial markets and political instability in the region threaten to dampen prospects for some companies, according to a new report from A.M. Best Co.
Whilst the MENA insurance markets have experienced double-digit premium growth in…Continue
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