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Spinal muscular atrophy market to touch US$2.5bn in Asia-Pacific by 2028: GlobalData

The spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) market across five Asia-Pacific countries including Australia, China, India, Japan and South Korea is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 23.3% from US$308.6m in 2018 to US$2.5bn in 2028, according to GlobalData, a UK based data analytics and consulting company.

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Chemical hair straightening may heighten breast cancer risk by 30% in women

Women who frequently used chemical hair straighteners showed a 30% higher chance for developing breast cancer compared to those who did not use them, evidenced a recent National Institutes of Health (NIH) research.

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Eris Lifesciences acquires trademark anti-diabetes drug Zomelis from Novartis for Indian market

Eris Lifesciences has announced that the company has acquired trademark for Novartis Ag’s anti-diabetic medication, Zomelis, for USD 13 million on 3rd December, 2019.

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Researchers develop a urine test for prostate cancer

Using a simple urine test men may soon be able to detect prostate cancer and predict if they might require treatment for up to five years, reveals a latest study published in the journal Biotechniques.

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About 2255 patients wait for an unrelated matched blood stem cell donor: Datri

Nearly 2255 patients are waiting for an unrelated matched donor, according to the blood stem cell donor registry provided by Datri’s, a not-for-profit organisation.

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Voxelotor receives FDA approval for sickle cell disease therapy

The US FDA has announced approval for the innovative drug voxelotor (Oxbryta) for the treatment of sickle cell anemia in adults and children of 12 years and above.

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AstraZeneca may seek approval for roxadustat in India soon

Astrazeneca (AZ) may soon seek regulatory clearance for the commercialisation of the company’s anaemia drug roxadustat in India.

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