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AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) shares climbed after the company announced that the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) had issued a positive statement for HUMIRA medication. Shares of the drugmaker are up more than 3% during the midday trading session.
The low grade bauxite exporters from Gujarat have urged the Centre to remove customs duty of 15 per cent as it was done in the case of iron ore in the recent Budget.
The Spectra Energy pipeline expansion has been given the go-ahead, but inadequate safeguards make me scared for my children’s health
Esmeralda CASTANEDA; Joshua J. Peters; Andrew Ruiz; Angelica Gutierrez; Joann S. Lopez; Mariano Gallegos; Tim Praeuner; Dawn Allmer; Samuel Sanchez; Adan Abdullahi; Amino N. Galal; Istahil Farah Jama; Abdirizak M. Abdi; Muhyadin Au; Mohamed Horor; Habibo A. Elmi; Hibo H. Maalin; Faiuma Jama; Batula Awl; Sadi M. Adan; Abdirizak Ahmed; Ahmed Ali Gelle; Habiba Abdi; Kuresha S. Noor; Mohamed Isse; Mohamed A.
Move will result in a daily production loss of Rs.350 crore and affect the livelihoods of an estimated 45.7 million people dependent on the industry, lobby says
The Union government has appointed Mukesh Kumar Surana as chairman and managing director of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. He takes over effective April 01, 2016 from Nishi Vasudeva who superannuated on March 31, 2016. Prior to taking over as CMD, Surana was holding the position of chief executive officer – Prize Petroleum Company Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary and upstream arm of HPCL, since September 2012.
Hallmark–Phoenix 3, L.L.C. petitions for review of an order of the National Labor Relations Board requiring Hallmark to make severance and accrued vacation payments to its former union employees. The Board cross-applies for enforcement of its order under 29 U.S.C. § 160(e).
Associate Professor McComas Taylor says, "There has never been worse morale, and people are angry and upset." Photo: Jamila Toderas
Mumbai: Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today demanded Nobel Peace Prize for Dalit icon Babasaheb Ambedkar. “Babasaheb Ambedkar deserves the Nobel Prize. He should be honoured the way Dr Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela were,” Paswan told PTI here.
In a two-to-one decision, the National Labor Relations Board (Board) held that Dover Energy, Inc., Blackmer Division (Blackmer) committed an unfair labor practice when it warned one of its employees, Tom Kaanta, to stop submitting “frivolous” information requests that his union, the United Auto Workers Union, Local 828 (Union), had not authorized. Because the record—viewed with the deference due the Board—lacks substantial evidence in support of the Board's decision, we grant Blackmer's petition and deny the Board's cross-application for enforcement.
Kavita Ayyagari, Project Director-Challenge TB at The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) and Jamhoih (Jamie) Tonsing, Regional Director – The Union South- East office highlight the growing menace of TB and calls for concerted efforts to halt its advance
Maintaining that there have been no excess rubber imports, the consuming industries stated that imports are critical to bridge the widening gap between domestic production and consumption.
Jodhpur: The government will announce a comprehensive action plan to clean up the Ganga in the next two months, Union water resources minister Uma Bharti today said.
The Union coal ministry has given permission to Anil Ambani-promoted Reliance Power's Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project (UMPP) to increase coal production up to 17.20 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) from its Moher and Moher Amlohri extension coal mines during 2015-16. The move comes after Reliance Power contested the decision to restrict coal production from the mines attached to the 4,000-Mw UMPP. In June 2015, the coal ministry had directed Sasan Power Limited (SPL) in Madhya Pradesh to limit annual coal production to 16 mtpa.
The Union government on Thursday said 68.4 per cent of milk in the country does not conform to standards laid down by the food regulator. It said the most common adulterant found in it was detergent, caustic soda, glucose, white paint and refined oil, all which are considered “very hazardous” for health.
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Business The company started Square in February 2009 to enable businesses (sellers) to accept card payments, an important capability that was previously inaccessible to many businesses. However, sellers also need innovative solutions to thrive, and Square has since expanded to provide additional products and services to give these businesses access to the same tools as large businesses. This approach aligns with its purpose of economic empowerment, as everything the company do should give sellers accessible, affordable tools to grow their businesses and participate in the economy. Square is a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps its sellers start, run, and grow their businesses. The company combine sophisticated software with affordable hardware to enable sellers to turn mobile and computing devices into powerful payment and point-of-sale solutions. Square has high seller acceptance rates and fast onboarding, while maintaining low risk and fraud losses as a result of its a...
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BUSINESS TrovaGene is a clinical-stage, precision medicine oncology therapeutics company. The company's primary focus is to develop oncology therapeutics for improved cancer care and to optimize drug development by leveraging its proprietary Precision Cancer Monitoring® (“PCM”) technology in tumor genomics. The company's lead drug candidate, PCM-075, is a Polo-like Kinase 1 (“PLK1”) selective adenosine triphosphate (“ATP”) competitive inhibitor. PCM-075 has shown preclinical antitumor activity as a single agent and synergy in combination with more than ten different chemotherapeutics and targeted therapies, such as Zytiga® (abiraterone acetate), Beleodaq® (belinostat), Quizartinib (AC220), a development stage FLT3 inhibitor, and Velcade® (bortezomib) in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (“AML”), metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (“mCRPC”) and other hematologic and solid tumor cancers. On March 15, 2017, the company announced the licensing of PCM-075, a PLK1 inhibitor...
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OVERVIEW Sangamo BioSciences is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on translating ground-breaking science into genomic therapies that transform patients’ lives using its industry-leading platform technologies in genome editing, gene therapy, gene regulation and cell therapy. Sangamo BioSciences is a leader in the research and development of zinc finger proteins, or ZFPs, a naturally occurring class of proteins found in humans. Sangamo BioSciences has used its knowledge and expertise to develop a proprietary technology platform in both genome editing and gene regulation. ZFPs can be engineered to make zinc finger nucleases, or ZFNs, proteins that can be used to specifically modify DNA sequences by adding or knocking out specific genes, or genome editing, and ZFP transcription factors or ZFP TFs, proteins that can be used to increase or decrease gene expression, or gene regulation. In the process of developing this platform, Sangamo BioSciences has accrued signific...