Merck & Co., Inc: Sto...

Merck & Co., Inc., a global healthcare company, announced its fourth quarter 2017 revenue of $10.4bn (an increase of 3% from Q4 2016 revenue of $10.1bn) and full-year revenue of $40.1bn (an increase of 0.8% from the 2016 year revenues of $39.8bn). Its Human health business grew by 3% while Animal Health business grew by […]
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Novatris: First Class Rx ...

Novartis is a biotechnology and pharmaceuticals company with an excellent reputation in developing first class Rx pharmaceuticals. Founded in 1996, the company develops a huge arrangement of products from generic drugs, over-the-counter drugs, diagnostics, contact lenses, animal health, vaccines, and the list goes on. The companies headquarters, like competitor Roche, is found in Basel, Switzerland. […]
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Lung Cancer Facts: Know the Risk Factors

Lung Cancer Facts: Know the Risk Factors As its name suggests, lung cancer refers to a type of cancer that is formed in the lung tissue (particularly in the cells that line the air passages).  Lung cancer is known to be the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide.  For almost three decades now, lung cancer has […]
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Lung Cancer Facts: Know the Risk Factors

Lung Cancer Facts: Know the Risk Factors As its name suggests, lung cancer refers to a type of cancer that is formed in the lung tissue (particularly in the cells that line the air passages).  Lung cancer is known to be the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide.  For almost three decades now, lung cancer has […]

Health Issues: 3 Common Problems Faced by Young Women Today

Health Issues: 3 Common Problems Faced by Young Women Today When it comes to their health risks, men and women are sometimes just not the same. For instance, women experience a variety of physiological functions unique to them–menstruation, pregnancy, and menopause are a few. Because the topic about women’s health is very broad, diseases could […]

Merck & Co., Inc: Stock Set to Gain as Drug Sales Improve

Merck & Co., Inc., a global healthcare company, announced its fourth quarter 2017 revenue of $10.4bn (an increase of 3% from Q4 2016 revenue of $10.1bn) and full-year revenue of $40.1bn (an increase of 0.8% from the 2016 year revenues of $39.8bn). Its Human health business grew by 3% while Animal Health business grew by […]

Lung Cancer Facts: Know the Risk Factors

Lung Cancer Facts: Know the Risk Factors As its name suggests, lung cancer refers to a type of cancer that is formed in the lung tissue (particularly in the cells that line the air passages).  Lung cancer is known to be the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide.  For almost three decades now, lung cancer has […]
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Health Issues: 3 Common Problems Faced by Young Wo...

Health Issues: 3 Common Problems Faced by Young Women Today When it comes to their health risks, men and women are sometimes just not the same. For instance, women experience a variety of physiological functions unique to them–menstruation, pregnancy, and menopause are a few. Because the topic about women’s health is very broad, diseases could […]
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Merck & Co., Inc: Stock Set to Gain as Drug Sa...

Merck & Co., Inc., a global healthcare company, announced its fourth quarter 2017 revenue of $10.4bn (an increase of 3% from Q4 2016 revenue of $10.1bn) and full-year revenue of $40.1bn (an increase of 0.8% from the 2016 year revenues of $39.8bn). Its Human health business grew by 3% while Animal Health business grew by […]
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Medical cannabis product sales to increase as Pivo...

In 2016, the world’s medical cannabis market was valued at $14.3 billion and is approximated to grow at a rate of 21% between 2017 to 2024 and reach a value of more than $63 billion in 2024. At present, California is considered to be the largest market of cannabis products and earlier this year, new […]
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Medical cannabis versus recreational cannabis: Imp...

All over the world, cannabis is considered to be one of the most popular recreational drugs. Yet, unlike other drugs of the same type, cannabis is also known to work as a medical drug due to its therapeutic properties. Below are some of the important things you should know about these two, What is medical […]
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Stock Trading: Gilead Sciences Ready to Reverse?

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) is a research-based biopharmaceutical company and one of the largest biotech entities in the world.  The company promotes a principal focus that includes the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), liver diseases such as chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, oncology and inflammation, and serious cardiovascular and […]

Financial Markets: Looking At Biotech Stocks in 2017

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In 2016, we saw some significant trends develop in the financial markets.  Most of the early optimism was centered in areas like precious metals, where assets like gold and silver were seeing multi-year rallies.  But these trends have clearly turned, with investors now more heavily focused on stocks — and several benchmarks have now risen […]

Novatris: First Class Rx Pharmaceuticals

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Novartis is a biotechnology and pharmaceuticals company with an excellent reputation in developing first class Rx pharmaceuticals. Founded in 1996, the company develops a huge arrangement of products from generic drugs, over-the-counter drugs, diagnostics, contact lenses, animal health, vaccines, and the list goes on. The companies headquarters, like competitor Roche, is found in Basel, Switzerland. […]

Pfizer Advances in Drug Pipelines

  • Richard Cox
  • 2 Years ago
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Founded in 1849, Pfizer is an American pharmaceutical and biotechnolgy company headcourtered in New York City, with a research center headquarters in Groton, Connecticut. In 2015, the companies reported total assets ran at $169.3 billion USD, with 78,300 employees. Pfizer may also be known by one of its many daughter companies such as Agouron Pharmaceuticals, […]

Merck: Biotech and Pharmaceuticals Giant

  • Richard Cox
  • 2 Years ago
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One of the most well-known and trusted names in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, is a company known as Merick & Co., Inc. Founded in 1891 as a subsidiary of Merck by founder George Merck, headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey. 2015 total assets were reported at $98.335 billion for the company, earned from a global market. Industry […]

Johnson & Johnson: Everyday Biotech in the Home

  • Richard Cox
  • 2 Years ago
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The company Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) employs approximately 127,000 employees, and with assets is considered the worlds most profitable biotechnology company. The company was founded in New Brunswick, New Jersey in 1886 and was reported to hold $133.41 billion USD in total assets. The company is responsible for a wide array of products including […]

3D Printing in Medicine: An Emerging Technology or Fantasy?

  • Richard Cox
  • 2 Years ago
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3D printing is the production of a three dimensional structure utilizing an additive process. The mechanism is based on layering of a printing material to form the 3D image that is often called a “replica” of an object. The printing material could be a metal, liquid, ceramic or plastic. However, in medicine, the printing material […]

What are BioEnergy Crops?

  • Richard Cox
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Energy obtained from decomposing living material like plants, animal waste and wood is called bioenergy. Before the discovery of oil in the 19th century, agricultural waste was the primary source of energy. However, today with depleting fossil fuel reserves and global climatic changes as a result of emission of carbon dioxide, has raised focus on […]

CRISPR-Cas9 System: A Revolutionary Genome Editing Tool

  • Richard Cox
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CRISPR-Cas9 is the most accurate and versatile tool that is used to edit genome of an organism. Genome editing tools are genetically engineered nucleases that are used to modify the DNA of an organism by addition, deletion or substitution of targeted genes with the help of nucleases. CRISPR-Cas9 system is relatively cost-effective and more accurate […]

Use of Nanotechnology in Cancer Therapy

  • Richard Cox
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Nanotechnology exercises mechanisms to design and develop minute devices or particles that can penetrate molecules. These nanoscale particles such as nanopores, dendrimers, nanotubes, quantum dots and nanoshells, are a hundred to 10 thousand times smaller in size as compared to normal human cell. Because of their minute size, these nanotechnology-enabled particles can penetrate the tissues […]
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