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Aug, 2015

BioMark Diagnostics to open U.S. headquarters in Maryland.

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    News and Events - 8/13/15 TOP STORY:  Emergent Receives $44M from CDC Gaithersburg’s Emergent BioSolutions will receive $44M from the CDC in support of its role in the supply of VIGIV, a therapeutic licensed by FDA for the treatment of complications due to smallpox vaccination.  Emergent also announced its plans to spin-off its biosciences business into a new publicly-traded company, focused on novel oncology and hematology therapeutics. BioMaryland…

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May, 2015

Cancer Cases Projected to Rise 40% in 15 Years as Population Ages, Grows

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About half of cancer cases can be prevented with healthy behaviours and policies WATCH CBC: http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/cancer-cases-projected-to-rise-40-in-15-years-as-population-ages-grows-1.3088717 New cancer cases are expected to increase by about 40 per cent by 2030 as the population ages and grows, the Canadian Cancer Society says. The society released its annual cancer statistics on Wednesday to provide long-term predictions on the burden of the disease. An estimated 277,000 people a year will be diagnosed with…

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