SAN DIEGO, May 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:CNAT) , a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of novel medicines to treat liver disease, today announced the initiation of a Phase 2b clinical trial of its lead drug candidate, emricasan, in post-orthotopic liver transplant (POLT) recipients with reestablished liver fibrosis post-transplant as a result of recurrent hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection who have successfully achieved a sustained viral response (SVR) following HCV antiviral therapy (POLT-HCV-SVR).
The placebo-controlled, double-blind (open to sponsor) trial is designed to enroll approximately 60 patients at approximately 15 planned U.S. clinical sites.
May 13 webinar presents solutions for enterprises looking to optimize cost-performance and accelerate time-to-value with HP Vertica BURLINGTON, Massachusetts , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Geodrill reports 2014 first quarter financial results Canada NewsWire
TORONTO , May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Geodrill Limited ("Geodrill" or the "Company") (TSX: GEO) , a leading West African based drilling company, reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014 .
SAN DIEGO , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgepoint Education (NYSE: BPI) , a provider of postsecondary education services, announced its preliminary results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014.
Both the Protocols and Procedures of therapy center inside San Javier Hospital, Guadalajara , are certified by COFEPRIS (Comisión Federal Para la Protección de los Riesgos Sanitarios).
SARASOTA, Fla., May 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Caribbean International Holdings (Pink Sheets:CIHN) through its subsidiary, Regenerative BioScience, Inc., ("RBS") previously announced on May 7, 2014, that it was opening new treatment locations in Guadalajara, Mexico, and Cabo St Lucas; In an update today, it was announced that the location in Guadalajara was the prestigious San Javier Hospital - Guadalajara.
Sign-up for Caribbean International Holdings (CIHN), Announces Site of 2nd International Treatment Facility; Facility is Approved for Stem Cell Therapies by Mexico's Equivalent of US FDA investment picks
Debuting WARHEADS® Candy on Digital Kiosks and Through In-Park Experiential Program GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) , the world's largest regional theme park company, and Impact Confections, Inc. today announced a summer program with WARHEADS ® candy at participating Six Flags Theme Parks in the U.S.
The centerpiece of the program is the launch of a custom WARHEADS application for the digital-touch-screen kiosk inside each of the parks.
DUBLIN and SAN DIEGO , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Acquisition of Lumena Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company with late stage rare disease pipeline assets Adds to Shire's rare diseases portfolio and leverages this expertise, and is a perfect combination with Shire's already strong Gastrointestinal (GI) presence Adds LUM001 in Phase 2 development for four rare and devastating hepatic diseases, two pediatric and two adult with a potential 2016 approval and LUM002 a Phase 2-ready candidate for the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) Very attractive opportunity to develop treatments for significant unmet need in rare cholestatic liver diseases as well as a treatment for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) Shire will acquire Lumena Pharmaceuticals for an upfront payment of $260 million in cash, plus a payment for net cash at closing, and near-term contingent milestone
VANCOUVER , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE: CIO) , a real estate company focused on the acquisition, ownership and management of high quality office properties in targeted markets across the United States , announced today that its Board of Directors declared a second quarter dividend of $0.183 , payable on July 17, 2014 to all stockholders of record as of the close of business on July 3, 2014 .
Attorney Andrew Kramer will Lead Search for Qualified Directors to Build a Strong Seven Member Board; Other Activities will include Business Counseling, Compliance, Regulatory and Litigation Matters
NEW ORLEANS , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCQB: TECO) ( http://www.treatyenergy.com ), a growth-oriented international energy company, today announced Andrew L.
PARSIPPANY, N.J. , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Foods Inc. (NYSE: PF) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of the Company to Hillshire Brands (NYSE: HSH) in a transaction to include cash and Hillshire common stock.
Earnings Conference Call and Webcast to be Held on May 21, 2014 at 3:30 am (Eastern)/0:30 am (Pacific)/3:30 pm (Beijing/Hong Kong time) ZHONGSHAN, China , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited (NYSE: MY; " Ming Yang " or the "Company"), a leading wind turbine manufacturer in China , today announced that it expects to report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 before the market opens in the United States on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 .
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Miners were among the best performers in the U.K. stock market Monday, helping to lift the benchmark FTSE 100 index, but British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC shares fell as the media firm sought control of pay-TV assets in Germany and Italy.
TORONTO , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Transition Therapeutics Inc. ("Transition" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: TTHI, TSX: TTH) will hold a
conference call on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 at 4:30 P.M. EST to discuss
Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 financial results.
SINGAPORE , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of engines for on-road and off-road applications in China through its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL"), announced today its unaudited consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 .
By Ian Walker
British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC confirmed Monday it is in preliminary discussions with 21st Century Fox Inc. (NWS) over a multibillion-dollar acquisition of its pay-TV assets in Germany and Italy, as the U.K. broadcaster looks to bulk up in Europe amid consolidation across the region's cable and television industry.
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Monday, as investors largely ignored jitters in Ukraine and instead took inspiration from upbeat trading days in Europe and Asia.
LA JOLLA, Calif., May 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PICO Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PICO) reported shareholders' equity of $461.4 million ($20.29 per share) at March 31, 2014, compared to $472.9 million ($20.79 per share) at December 31, 2013 and $460.2 million ($20.24 per share) at March 31, 2013.
BEIJING , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renren Inc. (NYSE: RENN) , a leading real name social networking Internet platform in China, today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter 2014 on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, after the close of the U.S. markets.
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