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Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC:AEMDD) Aethlon Medical creates targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious disease, cancer and neurodegenerative disorders. The company's lead product is the Aethlon Hemopurifier®, a first-in-class device that selectively targets the rapid elimination of circulating viruses and tumor-secreted exosomes that promote cancer progression. Exosome Sciences, Inc. is a majority owned subsidiary that is advancing exosome-based products to diagnose and monitor cancer, infectious disease and neurological disorders. www.aethlonmedical.com
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How to Grow a Regenerative Medicine Industry in Canada: Michael May of CCRM
April 23, 2015 (www.investorideas.com newswire) There's a new kind of incubator in town. The Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine (CCRM) is a Canadian nonprofit that fosters hands-on association between academia, government, industry and investors to grow stem cell and regenerative medicine companies from the ground up.
International Stem Cell Corp. (ISCO) Demonstrates Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease in Cell Transplantation
April 22, 2015 (www.investorideas.com newswire) Today before the opening bell, International Stem Cell Corp., a biotechnology company developing novel stem cell based therapies and biomedical products, announced publication of results of two proof-of-concept studies that validate the safety and efficacy of the company’s readily expandable stem cell derived treatment of Parkinson’s disease in both non-human primate and rodent animal models.
Celator's New Drug Combo Will Revolutionize AML Standard of Care: Scott Jackson and Lawrence Mayer
April 22, 2015 (www.investorideas.com newswire) Celator Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s remarkable drug combination strategy has produced a cancer-fighting duo endowed with a coveted fast-track designation.
Medical Technology Breaking News: Aethlon Medical (OTCQB:AEMD, AEMDD) Discloses Presentation of Preliminary CTE Related Study Results
SAN DIEGO - April 16, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTCQB:AEMD, AEMDD), a pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, announced today that Dr. Robert Stern, professor of neurology, neurosurgery, and anatomy and neurobiology at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) has presented preliminary, unpublished findings related to research being conducted by Aethlon Medical's majority owned subsidiary, Exosome Sciences, Inc.
How to Profit from Australia's Healthiest Biotechs: Wilson HTM's Shane Storey
April 16, 2015 (www.investorideas.com newswire) Australia will always be known as a trove of natural resources, but its most precious treasure is the abundance of entrepreneurs who are all too happy to develop the country's intellectual assets.
Medical Technology Breaking News: Aethlon Medical (OTC: AEMDD) Announces Cancer Clinical Trial Agreement
SAN DIEGO - April 15, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC:AEMDD), a pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, announced today that it has entered into an investigator-initiated clinical trial agreement with the University of California, Irvine (UCI).
Medical Technology Breaking News: Aethlon Medical (OTCBB: AEMD) Announces Effectiveness of Reverse Stock Split
SAN DIEGO - April 14, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTCBB:AEMD), a pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, announced today that its previously disclosed 1-for-50 reverse stock split is effective as of today, April 14, 2015, and that the Company's common stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis when the market opens today.
Soligenix Takes the Fast Track to Beat Inflammation, Cancer and Bio-Threats: Dr. Christopher Schaber
April 9, 2015 (www.investorideas.com newswire) Orphan diseases associated with inflammation present excellent development opportunities for small biopharmaceutical companies and their investors.
Medical Technology Breaking News: Aethlon Medical (OTCBB: AEMD) Announces Ebola Humanitarian Use Device Submission to the FDA
SAN DIEGO - April 9, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTCBB:AEMD), a pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, announced today that it has submitted a Humanitarian Use Device submission to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to support potential market clearance of the Aethlon Hemopurifier as a treatment for Ebola virus.
Medical Technology Breaking News: Aethlon Medical (OTCBB: AEMD) Announces Reverse Stock Split and Nasdaq Listing Submission
SAN DIEGO - April 8, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTCBB:AEMD), a pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, announced today that it will implement a 1-for-50 reverse split of its common stock.
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Our biotech stocks directory includes Stem Cell Stocks, Medical Stocks, Life Sciences, Therapeutics and Pharma Stocks . Our Directory includes publicly traded biotech stocks on the TSX, TSX Venture, OTC, NASDAQ, AMEX, NYSE, ASX, AIM and other leading Stock Exchanges.
Aastrom Biosciences, Inc. ( NasdaqCM: ASTM ) is the leader in developing patient-specific expanded cellular therapies for use in the treatment of patients with severe diseases and conditions. Aastrom markets two autologous cell therapy products in the United States for the treatment of cartilage repair and skin replacement. Aastrom is also developing MACI(TM), a third-generation autologous chondrocyte implant for the treatment of cartilage defects in the knee, and ixmyelocel-T, a patient-specific multicellular therapy for the treatment of advanced heart failure due to ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy.
ABBOTT LABORATORIES ( NYSE: ABT ) is a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of healthcare. With a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott serves people in more than 150 countries and employs approximately 69,000 people.
Ablynx ( Brussels: ABLX.BR ) is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of Nanobodies®, a novel class of therapeutic proteins based on single-domain antibody fragments, for a range of serious and life-threatening human diseases, including inflammation, thrombosis, oncology and pulmonary disease.
Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. ( NasdaqGS: ACAD ) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative medicines that address unmet medical needs in neurological and related central nervous system disorders. ACADIA has a pipeline of product candidates led by pimavanserin, for which we have reported positive Phase III trial results in Parkinson's disease psychosis and which has the potential to be the first drug approved in the United States for this disorder. We are currently completing NDA-enabling clinical and manufacturing activities for pimavanserin and are planning to submit an NDA with the FDA near the end of 2014. Pimavanserin is also in Phase II development for Alzheimer's disease psychosis and has successfully completed a Phase II trial in schizophrenia. ACADIA also has clinical-stage programs for chronic pain and glaucoma in collaboration with Allergan, Inc. and two preclinical programs directed at Parkinson's disease and other neurological disorders. All product candidates are small molecules that emanate from internal discoveries.
Access Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( OTC:ACCP ) is an emerging biopharmaceutical company that develops and commercializes proprietary products for the treatment and supportive care of cancer patients. Access developed MuGard and ProctiGard and is developing multiple follow-on products. Access also has other advanced drug delivery technologies including CobaCyte™-mediated targeted delivery and CobOral-oral drug delivery, its proprietary nanopolymer delivery technology based on the natural vitamin B12 uptake mechanism.
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. ( NasdaqGS:ACOR ) is a biotechnology company focused on developing therapies that improve the lives of people with neurological disorders. Acorda markets three FDA-approved therapies including: AMPYRA (dalfampridine) Extended Release Tablets, 10 mg, a treatment to improve walking in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS); ZANAFLEX CAPSULES® (tizanidine hydrochloride) and Zanaflex tablets, a short-acting drug for the management of spasticity; and QUTENZA® (capsaicin) 8% Patch, for the management of neuropathic pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia. AMPYRA is marketed outside the United States as FAMPYRA® (prolonged-release fampridine tablets) by Biogen Idec under a licensing agreement from Acorda. Acorda has one of the leading pipelines in the industry of novel neurological therapies. The Company is currently developing six clinical-stage therapies and one preclinical stage therapy that address a range of disorders including post-stroke deficits, epilepsy, stroke, peripheral nerve damage, spinal cord injury, neuropathic pain, and heart failure.
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Biotech Stock ETF's
First Trust NYSE Arca Biotech ETF ( NYSEArca: FBT ) The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index(SM). The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is an equal-dollar weighted index designed to measure the performance of a cross section of companies in the biotechnology industry that are primarily involved in the use of biological processes to develop products or provide services. The fund is non-diversified.
iShares US Healthcare ( NYSEArca: IYH ) The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. equities in the healthcare sector. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. It seeks to track the investment results of the Dow Jones U.S. Health Care Index (the "underlying index"), which measures the performance of the healthcare sector of the U.S. equity market. The fund is non-diversified.
iShares US Healthcare Providers ( NYSEArca: IHF ) The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. equities in the healthcare providers sector. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. It seeks to track the investment results of the Dow Jones U.S. Select Health Care Providers Index (the "underlying index"), which measures the performance of the healthcare providers sector of the U.S. equity market. The fund is non-diversified.
iShares US Medical Devices ( NYSEArca: IHI ) The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. equities in the medical devices sector. The fund seeks to track the investment results of the Dow Jones U.S. Select Medical Equipment Index (the "underlying index"), which measures the performance of the medical equipment sector of the U.S. equity market. The underlying index includes medical equipment companies such as manufacturers and distributors of medical devices such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners, prosthetics, pacemakers, X-ray machines, and other non-disposable medical devices. The fund is non-diversified.
iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ( NasdaqGIDS IBB ) The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of biotechnology and pharmaceutical equities listed on the NASDAQ. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. The underlying index contains securities of NASDAQ® listed companies that are classified according to the Industry Classification Benchmark as either biotechnology or pharmaceuticals and that also meet other eligibility criteria determined by the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. The fund is non-diversified.
Market Vectors Biotech ETF ( NYSE MKT:BBH ) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors® US Listed Biotech 25 Index. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in securities that comprise the fund&#39;s benchmark index. The Biotech Index is comprised of common stocks and depositary receipts of U.S. exchange-listed companies in the biotechnology sector. Such companies may include medium-capitalization companies and foreign companies that are listed on a U.S. exchange. It is non-diversified.
PowerShares Dynamic Biotech & Genome ETF ( NYSEArca: PBE ) The investment seeks investment results that generally correspond (before fees and expenses) to the price and yield of the Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome IntellidexSM Index. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its total assets in common stocks of biotechnology companies and genome companies that comprise the underlying intellidex. The underlying intellidex was composed of common stocks of 30 U.S. biotechnology and genome companies. These companies are engaged principally in the research, development, manufacture and marketing and distribution of various biotechnological products, services and processes, etc. It is non-diversified.
SPDR S&P BIOTECH ETF ( NYSEArca: XBI ) The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of an index derived from the biotechnology segment of a U.S. total market composite index. In seeking to track the performance of the S&P Biotechnology Select Industry Index (the "index"), the fund employs a sampling strategy. It generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index. The index represents the biotechnology industry group of the S&P Total Market Index ("S&P TMI"). The fund is non-diversified.