Heart Disease

Comprehend Systems Appoints New CEO in Response to Surging Demand for Clinical Intelligence Solutions; Enterprise Growth Expert to Scale Company and Expand Partner Ecosystem

November 20, 2017

Redwood City, Calif., November 13, 2017—Comprehend Systems, Inc., the leader in Clinical Intelligence solutions, has named Terry Cunningham CEO.  Cunningham will focus on scaling Comprehend in response to explosive customer demand for solutions that reduce time and risk in clinical trials. Cunningham will also drive expanded partner programs to help sponsors achieve faster, better clinical […]

Bioclinica Acquires MDDX Research & Informatics Combining Advanced Image Management Cloud Technology with Its Scientific and Medical Imaging Leadership

November 7, 2017

Best-in-class solution ensures sponsors and CROs have global access to efficient, accurate, and scalable medical imaging to drive better data and outcomes DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Nov. 6, 2017 – Bioclinica®, the world-leading provider of scientific-enabled Medical Imaging, eHealth, and patient-centric solutions supporting clinical research, today announces it has acquired Silicon Valley-based MDDX Research & Informatics, adding […]

VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethy) Showed Reductions In Potentially Atherogenic Lipid Parameters In Statin-Treated Women With Type 2 Diabetes And Persistent High Triglycerides

June 15, 2017

BEDMINSTER, NJ and DUBLIN, IRELAND (June 12, 2017) –Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to improve cardiovascular health, announced two EPA-related data presentations unveiled this week at the 77th Annual Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association® in San Diego, CA. A post-hoc analysis of the ANCHOR study further characterizing the […]

Certara Launches CODEx to Inform Comparative Effectiveness and Drug Development Decisions

June 6, 2017

CODEx streamlines the analysis of therapeutic area-specific literature data to assess a new drug candidate’s likelihood of regulatory and commercial success Certara®, the leading provider of decision support technology and consulting services for optimizing drug development and improving health outcomes, today launched its Clinical Outcomes Database Explorer (CODEx). An intuitive, web-based platform, CODEx enables drug […]

New Guidelines Support Use of Cardiac Monitoring for Patients with Unexplained Fainting

March 27, 2017

American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association and Heart Rhythm Society Jointly Issue First-Ever Syncope Guidelines that Reinforce Benefits of Continuous Cardiac Monitoring DUBLIN – March 24, 2017 – Newly published guidelines from the American College of Cardiology (ACC), the American Heart Association (AHA), and the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) recommend the use of cardiac […]

Early results show irregular heartbeat improves after stem cells treatment

March 6, 2017

Durham, NC – A new study published this month in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine indicates that treating heart patients with mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) does not increase their risk of irregular heart beat (arrhythmia). In fact, the MSCs had the opposite effect and showed promise of improving the condition. “This could be an important breakthrough […]

Worldwide Introduces Latest Additions to its Webinar Series, To Commemorate Heart Month and Rare Disease Day

February 16, 2017

MORRISVILLE, NC, february 9, 2017 – Worldwide Clinical Trials (www.worldwide.com) has announced the latest additions to its free webinar series, both taking place in February. The first of two informative sessions will address the future of heart failure research in honor of Heart Month, while the second will examine the impact of emerging opportunities on […]