News 2017-04-03T22:53:35+00:00

Verona Pharma Reports Positive Top-Line Data from Phase 2b Clinical Trial of RPL554 for Maintenance Treatment of COPD

Primary endpoint met; RPL554 produced clinically and statistically significant improvements in lung function at all dose levels   Clinically relevant secondary endpoints were also met, including statistically significant, progressive improvements in COPD symptoms RPL554 was well tolerated at all dose levels in this four week 400 patient study Management to hold conference call and webcast today at 8 am EDT / 1 pm BST LONDON, March 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- [...]

March 26th, 2018|

MedaPhor Group plc – Opening of Hong Kong office

MedaPhor Group plc (“MedaPhor” or the “Group” or the “Company”) Opening of Hong Kong office MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the intelligent ultrasound software and simulation company, announces that it has opened an office in Hong Kong to facilitate the Group’s established reseller network and growing customer base in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. The Group now has 18 active reseller partners in this region selling [...]

February 21st, 2018|

MedaPhor Group plc – Launch of new Point-of-Care Ultrasound simulator

MedaPhor Group plc (“MedaPhor” or the “Group” or the “Company”) Launch of new Point-of-Care Ultrasound simulator MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the intelligent ultrasound software and simulation company, announces the launch of its new BodyWorks Eve simulator platform, an ultra-realistic manikin-based simulator to train medical professionals practising Point-of-Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) across emergency medicine and critical care. First revealed at the International Meeting on Simulation in [...]

February 19th, 2018|

Cancer Care In North East Takes Step Forward With Arrival Of First Proton Beam Therapy System

6th February 2018: The first proton beam therapy system to be installed in the North-East of England was delivered today by Proton Partners International Ltd. The arrival of the machine at The Rutherford Cancer Centre, North East, at Bedlington, Northumberland, is another milestone in the provision of innovative cancer care in the UK. Proton Partners International has already completed its first proton beam therapy centre at the Rutherford [...]

February 6th, 2018|

MedaPhor Group plc – Acquisition & Placing to raise £5.5m

This announcement contains inside information which, prior to its disclosure, was inside information for the purposes of the Market Abuse Regulation (Article 7 of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014. MedaPhor Group plc (“MedaPhor” or the “Group” or the “Company”) Acquisition and Placing Acquisition of deep-learning image analysis company, Intelligent Ultrasound, for up to £3.6m & Placing to raise £5.5m MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the global provider of advanced ultrasound [...]

September 20th, 2017|

Dosing of First Patient with investigational agent OMO-1

OCTIMET Oncology NV, the Belgian life science company with a focus on the development of MET kinase inhibitory drug candidates having additional differentiating properties, is pleased to announce the dosing of OMO-1 to the first patient. The multicenter, Phase I/II clinical trial (NCT03138083) is primarily evaluating the safety, pharmacokinetics and tolerability, alone and in combination with anti-cancer treatments, in patients with locally advanced, unresectable or [...]

August 29th, 2017|

MedaPhor: Installation of 500th simulation system

MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the global provider of advanced ultrasound training simulators for medical professionals, announces it has sold its 500th simulation system, with the installation of a HeartWorks TTE Mobile echocardiography skills simulator at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center’s Clinical Simulation Center. MedaPhor’s ScanTrainer and HeartWorks product ranges offer clinicians true-to-life simulation and learning systems for the teaching of transthoracic, [...]

August 17th, 2017|

Proton Partners International Fires First High Energy Proton Beam In UK

Newport, South Wales, 7th July 2017: Proton Partners International has announced today it has successfully fired the first high energy proton beam in the UK during testing at The Rutherford Cancer Centre, South Wales. The tests were completed this week at the company’s first cancer centre in Newport, South Wales, and will continue in the following weeks in preparation for the Proteus®ONE system - the [...]

July 7th, 2017|

UK’s First High Energy Proton Beam Therapy System Arrives In Wales

Newport, Wales, 20th May 2017: The first high energy proton beam therapy system to be installed in the UK has arrived at The Rutherford Cancer Centre, South Wales. The installation of the 55-ton cyclotron Proteus®ONE solution began today and will complete the final phase of the cancer centre being built in Newport, Gwent by Proton Partners International. The cyclotron, which is being installed and maintained [...]

May 20th, 2017|

Verona Pharma Announces Pricing of Global Offering and Approval to List on the NASDAQ Global Market

April 27, 2017, LONDON - Verona Pharma plc (AIM: VRP) ("Verona Pharma"), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercialising innovative therapeutics for the treatment of respiratory diseases with significant unmet medical needs, announces today the pricing of its global offering of an aggregate of 47,399,001 new ordinary shares, comprising 5,768,000 American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") at a price of $13.50 per ADS and 1,255,001 ordinary shares at a price of £1.32 per ordinary share, [...]

April 27th, 2017|

Proton Partners International Annouces New Cancer Centre In North West

Liverpool, 15th March 2017: Proton Partners International has today announced plans to build a new £35 million cancer treatment centre in Liverpool. The cancer centre will be built in the new £1 billion Paddington Village, part of Liverpool’s Knowledge Quarter (KQ). This will be one of four centres built by Proton Partners International in the UK and will make the company the world’s largest developer [...]

March 15th, 2017|

Proton Partners International Announces the Rutherford Cancer Centres

22 February 2017: Proton Partners International has announced today it is to name its clinics The Rutherford Cancer Centres. The Rutherford Cancer Centres will offer patients a comprehensive range of cancer treatments and, from 2018, will be the first in the UK to offer high energy proton beam therapy. The oncology centres have been named to reflect the renowned scientist Ernest Rutherford’s contribution in identifying [...]

February 22nd, 2017|

Apitope Announces Positive ATX-MS-1467 Phase IIa Data in Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

Hasselt, Belgium and Chepstow, UK: 21 February 2017 − Apitope, the drug discovery and development company focused on treating the underlying cause of autoimmune diseases, announces positive results from the Phase IIa clinical study of its lead product candidate, ATX-MS-1467, for the treatment of patients with multiple sclerosis. The Phase IIa, open-label, one arm study evaluated the effects of ATX-MS-1467 in 19 patients with relapsing [...]

February 21st, 2017|

Arthurian life sciences statement on reneuron stroke study results

Arthurian Life Sciences today welcomed the ‘highly encouraging’ findings of a significant clinical trial by ReNeuron, a global leader in the development of cell-based therapeutics. The PISCES II trial monitored improvement in arm movement as measured by the ARAT sub-test number two. The aim was to achieve discernible change within three months in two of the 21 patients receiving treatment. Three patients registered improvement over [...]

December 5th, 2016|