U.S. approves first Herceptin biosimilar

This is the first US/EU biosimilar approval for the partnership, allaying concerns over compliance with manufacturing standards, potentially paving the way for Biocon's biosimiliar of chemotherapy drug Neulasta in Q1 2018, according to Kotak Securi... More..

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Sunny day ahead, chance of snow next weekend
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Sunny day ahead, chance of snow next weekend

No severe weather is expected with this activity, the weather service said. The inflow of arctic air is expected to bring plenty of sunny spells, but the temperature will be far lower than the milder weather ...More..

Daily Cheese Consumption Can Significantly Reduce the Heart Disease Risk
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Daily Cheese Consumption Can Significantly Reduce the Heart Disease Risk

All kinds of cheese are full of minerals, vitamins and proteins that can protect against cardiovascular diseases. Additionally, it also contains an acid that can help prevent clogging of the arteries. The tea...More..

Flu vaccine believed to about 10% effective against influenza strain
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Flu vaccine believed to about 10% effective against influenza strain

The "peak month of flu activity" is the month with the highest percentage of respiratory specimens testing positive for influenza virus infection during that influenza season. "There's very little downside to...More..

Ashes exile Ben Stokes fails with bat for Canterbury
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Ashes exile Ben Stokes fails with bat for Canterbury

Neither has played for England since the third one-day global against West Indies in Bristol on September 24, with Stokes later suffering a broken finger during a fight that left a 27-year-old man with a fractu...More..

Dogs or Cats, Who are Smarter: We Finally Have the Actual Answer
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Dogs or Cats, Who are Smarter: We Finally Have the Actual Answer

These neurons are the brain cells associated with thinking, planning and complex behavior, which are all considered hallmarks of intelligence. The study was conducted by researchers from six universities in t...More..

Palace assures: No severe dengue case yet
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Palace assures: No severe dengue case yet

On Wednesday, French manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur disclosed that those who had never been infected with dengue could develop a more severe case if given the vaccine and had a subsequent infection. The surveillan...More..

by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Vanguard 500 ETF (VOO) Rises 0.82% for Nov 30

RiverPoint Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust by 6.1% during the 2nd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. raised its stake in Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF by 106.4% in...More..

Troops kill 3 Boko Haram insurgents in Borno
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Troops kill 3 Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

Today 2/2/2017 at about 1140hrs, two female suicide bombers infiltrated and gained entry into Biu town in Biu LGA. Victor Isuku , police spokesman for Borno State, said the first bomb explosion occurred insi...More..

Miami doctors face conundrum with 'do not resuscitate' tattoo
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Miami doctors face conundrum with 'do not resuscitate' tattoo

He had no identification, family or friends with him when he arrived. "He explained that he had lost a bet playing poker with fellow ancillary hospital staffers while inebriated in his younger years; the loser ...More..

Madame Tussauds wax museum launches itself in Delhi
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Madame Tussauds wax museum launches itself in Delhi

The Delhi museum will be the 23rd Tussauds to open in the world. Waxworks of Bollywood actors, sports stars, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and father of the Indian nation Mahatma Gandhi are on display at t...More..

Are Analysts Bullish about Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Are Analysts Bullish about Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc

The stock closing price is now trading upward to its 50 day moving average with change of 1.62%, escalated to its 20 day moving average with figure of 8.34% and behind its 200 day moving average with value -20....More..

Palaeontologists discover over 200 fossilized eggs of flying reptiles in China
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Palaeontologists discover over 200 fossilized eggs of flying reptiles in China

To date, only 11 pterosaur eggs have been found, three of which have fossilized embryos inside. An worldwide team of paleontologists has discovered a fossil-rich site with more than 200 fossilized eggs of t...More..

Salman, Priyanka make it to 500 Most Influential people in entertainment list
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Salman, Priyanka make it to 500 Most Influential people in entertainment list

Already having had a successful year so far, Salman Khan has recently made it to Variety Magazine's list of the top 500 influential business leaders who work towards making the $2 trillion entertainment ind...More..

Placement Begins At IIT Delhi; Microsoft, Uber Among Recruiters
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Placement Begins At IIT Delhi; Microsoft, Uber Among Recruiters

The company, along with Uber, Rubrik and Indeed, had made 9 worldwide offers in the first session of placement season which began on Friday. However, as per The Indian Express, the IIT Bombay and Madras have ...More..

Salmonella outbreak in Washington, Oregon tied to fruit
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Salmonella outbreak in Washington, Oregon tied to fruit

The products were purchased from Fred Meyer, QFC, Rosauers and Central Market. None of Oregon's cases required hospitalization. Anyone who bought pre-cut watermelon or cantaloupe - or mixed fresh fruit prod...More..

Smartphone addiction linked to chemical imbalance in young brains
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Smartphone addiction linked to chemical imbalance in young brains

Around 46 percent of Americans claim they could not live without their smartphones. Such kinds of habits can affect their brain and even long-term consequences could occur. That's because they have more of a ch...More..

Ex-marine gets indefinite term over Okinawa murder
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Ex-marine gets indefinite term over Okinawa murder

Marine to life in prison for raping and murdering a 20-year-old Okinawan woman, rejecting his defense that he did not intend to kill the victim. Judge Toshihiro Shibata upheld prosecutors' demand for life imp...More..

WWE star John Cena tries hand at cricket
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

WWE star John Cena tries hand at cricket

The 13-time WWE Champion visited the Sydney Thunder T20 team and couldn't resist having a turn in the nets, much to the horror of shocked onlookers. Cena, who's here to promote his latest film Ferdinand , wa...More..

Sorry, Dogs: Store-Bought Bones Are Bad for You
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Sorry, Dogs: Store-Bought Bones Are Bad for You

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has a grim warning for dog lovers thinking of getting a special treat for their pups. They may be dried through smoking or baking, and they may contain ingredients such as ...More..

PDP's existence dependent on successful convention
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

PDP's existence dependent on successful convention

According to the source, the caretaker committee had proposed the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, as chairman while the Governor of Gombe Ibrahim Dakwambo was tipped to assist him as vice-chairman....More..

by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Magellan Midstream Partners LP (MMP)

Magellan Midstream Partners had a return on equity of 40.99% and a net margin of 34.50%. The stock increased 4.79% or $1.25 during the last trading session, reaching $27.34. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. Nu...More..

Man Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dies at Age 46
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Man Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dies at Age 46

Since that day, an estimated 17-million people have participated in the campaign, and more than $89 million has been dedicated to research to advance the search for potential therapies. Project MinE is funded ...More..

Reps quiz ministers, agencies over Maina's reinstatement
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Reps quiz ministers, agencies over Maina's reinstatement

Idris stated: "From our records, Maina last received salary from the Federal Government in February 2013". "So, I don't know from where Maina was getting salary and I did a test run on the system with differe...More..

Sanofi Taking $118.5M Charge, Seeks Restrictive Label for Dengue Vaccine
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Sanofi Taking $118.5M Charge, Seeks Restrictive Label for Dengue Vaccine

Sanofi noted that between 70% and 90% of people in countries where dengue is endemic will be exposed to the virus at least once by the time they reach adolescence. Health officials said they will profile those ...More..

Pokemon Live Action Movie Finds its Female Lead
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Pokemon Live Action Movie Finds its Female Lead

Few details details are known about the project, although it's expected to draw from the Japanese 2016 point-and-click adventure game Great Detective Pikachu . 13 Reasons Why's Katherine Langford, Stranger T...More..

by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Latest Tally Of Analyst Opinions: PPL Corporation (PPL), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)

The stock decreased 100.00% or $41.99 during the last trading session, reaching $0. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( OXY ) is -3.5 percent. Celgene Corporation had 111 ...More..

NFL and players complete agreement on league support of activism
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

NFL and players complete agreement on league support of activism

San Francisco 49ers strong safety Eric Reid and Miami Dolphins wide receiver Michael Thomas are upset after the Players Coalition, a social justice-aligned activist venture within the National Football L...More..

Health Officials Urge You To Get Your Flu Shot
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Health Officials Urge You To Get Your Flu Shot

People most vulnerable to flu complications are infants and children up to age 5, and people 65 and older, as well as pregnant women. OSDH said the single best way to protect against flu and its consequence...More..

Jefferson clinical trial shows promise for new migraine therapy
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Jefferson clinical trial shows promise for new migraine therapy

A new drug can reduce the frequency and severity of migraine attacks, clinical trials have revealed . Described as a lab-made antibody, Erenumab blocks amino acid calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), which...More..

Tiger Woods impresses in Bahamas in latest injury comeback
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Tiger Woods impresses in Bahamas in latest injury comeback

Given all he's been through since playing his last tournament 10 months ago, and the lack of time spent preparing for the tournament, it was encouraging first step for the 14-time major champion who was making ...More..

More than half United States toddlers face obesity
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

More than half United States toddlers face obesity

The study, led by researcher Zachary Ward of the Center for Health Decision Science at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, stated that the current rate of obesity among 35-year-olds is 35 p...More..

Are Dogs Smarter Or Cats? This Study Has The Answer
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Are Dogs Smarter Or Cats? This Study Has The Answer

Cerebral cortex neurons are associated with high functions such as memory and action. "In this study , we were interested in comparing different species to see how the numbers of neurons in their brains rela...More..

Jaitley indicates merger of 12 per cent, 18 per cent GST slabs
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Jaitley indicates merger of 12 per cent, 18 per cent GST slabs

These brackets would not have been possible if everyone were not on the same page. "Can you have a GST in India where a Mercedes vehicle and a hawai chappal is taxed at the same rate? We can not have a tax ...More..

Foreword to the World Malaria Report 2017
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Foreword to the World Malaria Report 2017

The report reveals a steep drop in the number of people protected from malaria by this method - from an estimated 180 million in 2010 to 100 million in 2016 - with the largest reductions seen in the African Reg...More..