plc (NASDAQ: ALKS) today announced topline results from FORWARD-1,
one of a series of supportive clinical studies in the comprehensive
FORWARD phase 3 pivotal program for ALKS 5461, a once-daily, oral
investigational medicine with a novel mechanism of action for the
adjunctive treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD). The FORWARD-1
study was designed to evaluate the safety and tolerability of two
titration schedules of ALKS 5461.
SIGA Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SIGA), a company operating under the
protection of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern
District of New York and specializing in the development and
commercialization of solutions for serious unmet medical needs and
biothreats, announced that on January 7, 2015, the Delaware Court of
Chancery, acting on remand from the Delaware Supreme Court, issued a
letter opinion in the litigation begun by PharmAthene, Inc. in 2006.
California health officials are trying to contain an outbreak of potential fatal measles that has been traced back to the Walt Disney Co.'s (DIS) Disneyland theme park in Anaheim, Calif., the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday.
Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), one of the world’s largest online destinations
for home furnishings and décor, today reported a 51 percent increase in
overall gross sales, defined as dollars of order intake, and a 76
percent increase in Direct Retail gross sales for the five-day peak
shopping period of Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday.
Bank of the Ozarks, Inc. (“Ozarks”) (NASDAQ: OZRK) and Intervest
Bancshares Corporation (“Intervest”) (NASDAQ: IBCA) today jointly
announced that the companies expect the previously announced merger
transaction will close on or about February 10, 2015, subject to
satisfaction of the remaining closing conditions set forth in the merger
agreement, including the approval and adoption of the merger agreement
by Intervest’s stockholders at the special meeting of stockholders
scheduled for January 27, 2015.
Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation
services and an operating business of Interval
Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), and Divi Resorts ® , which
has one of the largest portfolios of shared ownership resorts in the
Caribbean, announced that they have entered into a long-term business
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The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and The
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine have
been awarded a $2,880,342 grant over three years by United Health
Foundation to help support the Colonia Integrated Care Program: VIDAS
(Valley Interprofessional Development And Services). The initiative aims
to unite the region by building an integrated, interprofessional
collaborative that will create a sustainable model for health care
delivery to the most vulnerable members of the community.
First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced the launch of its Energy
Capacity Assessment Tool , a first for the solar energy
industry, at the 2015 World
Future Energy Summit (WFES). The company will showcase the
application and its comprehensive range of solar energy solutions at the
Summit in Abu Dhabi, from January 19 to 22, 2015.
Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will release
its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results on Tuesday,
January 27, 2015, and will hold a conference call and webcast at 9:00
a.m. Central Time on the same day to discuss the results.
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