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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Supreme Court upholds storm doctrine in slip and fall appeal

In a decision that came around the same time as the state’s bout with nasty weather,  the Delaware Supreme Court upheld a Superior Court decision that denied a claim in a slip and fall...

Delaware-based Incyte, Massachusetts company announce R&D agreement

Incyte and Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced   the companies have entered into a discovery, research collaboration and option agreement. Under the agreement, Syros will use its proprietary gene control platform to identify novel therapeutic targets with an emphasis...

Medicaid provider Amerihealth Caritas signs agreement with Nemours

 AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware and Nemours Children’s Health System announced   signed an agreement that will give AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware members access to Nemours’   hospitals, physicians, and other health care services and facilities. AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware is a managed care...
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(Video) Wilmington-based clinical stage drug company retains J.P. Morgan as financial advisor

NeuroRx, NeuroRx, Wilmington-based  clinical stage biopharma company has retained J.P. Morgan as financial advisor. The company is  developing the first drug regimen to treat Severe Bipolar Depression in patients with Acute Suicidal Ideation & Behavior...

Minnesota acquires AstraZeneca products for $46.5 million

Minnesota-based ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that it has acquired  U.S. rights to market Atacand HCT,  Arimdex and Casodex from  AstraZeneca for $46.5 million in cash, royalties, and sales-based milestones.  AstraZeneca will continue to market and...

Delaware part of settlement over deceptive practice allegations involving pharma company

Delaware and the attorneys general of 49 other states and the District of Columbia have reached a settlement with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. regarding alleged off-label marketing and deceptive and misleading representations made in...

Delaware heroin death rate in 2016 9th highest in nation

  Delaware saw a sharp increase in  drug overdose deaths, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)  report. Nationwide, this  represents a 50 percent increase over five years and 225 percent increase since 1999. Delaware...

Delaware ranks 30th in national health report

Infant mortality  and poor health among  high school grades offset  low uninsured rate A report from the United Health Foundation shows Delaware still struggling with one of the nation’s highest infant mortality rates and poor...

(Updated: Four suspected heroin deaths reported in New Castle County

Four deaths from apparent heroin overdoses were reported in  New Castle County  New Castle County Pollice were called in three separate incidents where a person was found dead and evidence of heroin use was recovered....

Flu claims first victim in Delaware

The Division of Public Health (DPH) is reporting the first flu-related death of the 2017-2018 flu season. The individual, a 47-year-old male from New Castle County, passed away last week at a local hospital. The...
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