bitFlyer Makes Cryptocurrency Trading Even Easier with Launch of bitFlyer App

LUXEMBOURG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, leading cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer has announced the launch of the bitFlyer app across Europe and the USA. The app, available for free on both iOS and Android, will allow users to buy and sell Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH),… Read morebitFlyer Makes Cryptocurrency Trading Even Easier with Launch of bitFlyer App

Genentech’s Tecentriq in Combination With Avastin Increased Overall Survival and Progression-free Survival in People With Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the Phase III IMbrave150 study, evaluating Tecentriq® (atezolizumab) in combination with Avastin® (bevacizumab) as a treatment for people with unresectable hepatocellular… Read moreGenentech’s Tecentriq in Combination With Avastin Increased Overall Survival and Progression-free Survival in People With Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Sartorius Stedim Biotech Signs Agreement to Acquire Select Danaher Life Science Platform Businesses

AUBAGNE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) (Paris:DIM) has agreed to acquire parts of Danaher’s Life Science portfolio as part of a broader transaction between Danaher and Sartorius Group, SSB’s major shareholder. The total purchase price is approximately $750 million… Read moreSartorius Stedim Biotech Signs Agreement to Acquire Select Danaher Life Science Platform Businesses

Nine-Month Figures for 2019: Sartorius Continues on Its Dynamic Growth Track

GÖTTINGEN, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sartorius, a leading international partner of biopharmaceutical research and the industry, performed dynamically in the third quarter as well, achieving double-digit growth rates in sales revenue, order intake and earnings in the first nine months. “Sartorius achieved significant… Read moreNine-Month Figures for 2019: Sartorius Continues on Its Dynamic Growth Track

Retrospective Real-World Comparative Analysis Highlights Safety of Vedolizumab and Anti-TNFα Therapies in Biologic-Naïve Patients with Ulcerative Colitis or Crohn’s Disease

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced results from a retrospective chart review study (EVOLVE), which investigated the likelihood of serious adverse events and serious infections with vedolizumab and anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (anti-TNFα) therapies in biologic-naïve patients… Read moreRetrospective Real-World Comparative Analysis Highlights Safety of Vedolizumab and Anti-TNFα Therapies in Biologic-Naïve Patients with Ulcerative Colitis or Crohn’s Disease

Verseau Launches with $50 Million to Develop First-in-Class Macrophage-Targeted Immunotherapies and Appoints George Golumbeski as Chairman of the Board

BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Verseau Therapeutics, Inc. (“Verseau”) launched today with $50 million in financing from 20/20 HealthCare Partners, 3SBio, Alexandria Venture Investments, Highlight Capital, InHarv Partners Ltd., The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research and Yonghua Capital. In addition, George Golumbeski, Ph.D.,… Read moreVerseau Launches with $50 Million to Develop First-in-Class Macrophage-Targeted Immunotherapies and Appoints George Golumbeski as Chairman of the Board

China state broadcaster says NBA commissioner will ‘face retribution’ for lying about government

A Chinese flag is placed on merchandise in the NBA flagship retail store on October 9, 2019 in Beijing, China. Kevin Frayer | Getty Images NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will face “retribution sooner or later” for lying about the Chinese… Read moreChina state broadcaster says NBA commissioner will ‘face retribution’ for lying about government

ON Semiconductor Ships 100 Million Image Sensors for Camera-based ADAS Systems in Support of Customers Like SUBARU

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, has passed the landmark number of 100 million AR0132AT image sensors shipped for driver assistance applications. The 1.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor was selected by SUBARU CORPORATION, a leader in advanced safety… Read moreON Semiconductor Ships 100 Million Image Sensors for Camera-based ADAS Systems in Support of Customers Like SUBARU

Trades seen on first day of APEX Argus Bunker Index Singapore LSFO futures market

SINGAPORE, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Asia Pacific Exchange (APEX) launched the APEX Argus Bunker Index Singapore LSFO 0.5%S futures contract on Friday 18 October. This contract provides a tool for market participants to hedge price risks associated with marine… Read moreTrades seen on first day of APEX Argus Bunker Index Singapore LSFO futures market

Author Jack Walker’s new book “In a Mirror Dimly: Stumbling into Manhood” is part two of his entertaining memoir recounting notable episodes from his eventful life.

VALPARAISO, Ind., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Jack Walker is a Korean War veteran, former labor union officer, civil rights investigator for the US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, and married father of three grown children currently living with… Read moreAuthor Jack Walker’s new book “In a Mirror Dimly: Stumbling into Manhood” is part two of his entertaining memoir recounting notable episodes from his eventful life.

Anthony Young’s New Book “Fire: Reality Yet Not Reality” Is an Electrifying Story of a Group of Daredevils and Their Exploits that Border Beyond Impossible

HOMESTEAD, Fla., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Anthony Young, a proud Florida International University Panther who holds a bachelor of arts degree in English with a minor in global media communication from the Journalism and Media Department, has completed his new… Read moreAnthony Young’s New Book “Fire: Reality Yet Not Reality” Is an Electrifying Story of a Group of Daredevils and Their Exploits that Border Beyond Impossible

Sharla Wolters’s Newly Released “Summer of Hope” Is a Heartfelt Narrative In a Summer of New Friendships, Shared Salvations, and a Hopeful Beginning

MEADVILLE, Pa., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — “Summer of Hope”: a moving read about the summer when Soraya took the journey of finding herself, with the guidance of the Father. “Summer of Hope” is the creation of published author Sharla Wolters,… Read moreSharla Wolters’s Newly Released “Summer of Hope” Is a Heartfelt Narrative In a Summer of New Friendships, Shared Salvations, and a Hopeful Beginning

Author Jesse Skiles’s new book “Rockhole” is a gripping and potent tale of tragedy, horror, and a century of dark secrets that threaten to tear two families apart

KYLE, Texas, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Jesse Skiles, a US Army veteran and longtime Texan, has completed his new book “Rockhole”: a riveting work of fiction depicting two families in a generational battle against a hellish demon bent on… Read moreAuthor Jesse Skiles’s new book “Rockhole” is a gripping and potent tale of tragedy, horror, and a century of dark secrets that threaten to tear two families apart