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IBM, KPMG, Merck, Walmart team up for drug supply chain blockchain pilot
TechCrunch

IBM announced its latest blockchain initiative today. This one is in partnership with KPMG, Merk and Walmart to build a drug supply chain blockchain pilot. These four companies are coming to together to help come up with a solution to track certain drugs as t… more…

To detect fake news, this AI first learned to write it
TechCrunch

One of the biggest problems in media today is so-called "fake news," which is so highly pernicious in part because it superficially resembles the real thing. AI tools promise to help identify it, but in order for it to do so, researchers have found that the b… more…

Tesla's June Rebound Hits a Speed Bump
Entrepreneur.com

Plus, technology stocks fall on trade worries. more…

Stocks Bounce Back After President Trump Calls Off Mexican Tariffs
Entrepreneur.com

Plus, Analog Devices jumps on a Goldman Sachs upgrade. more…

Oil Tanker Attacks Lift Energy Stocks as Market Ends Two-Day Slide
Entrepreneur.com

Two tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman, raising the price of oil. more…

Another recall expansion for some blood pressure medication - WKBN.com
Wkbn.com

Another recall expansion for some blood pressure medication WKBN.com The expanded recall includes six lots of bulk losartan potassium tablets. View full coverage on Google News more…

Blood pressure drug recall: Teva pulls losartan tablets tainted with possible carcinogen
USA Today

Teva Pharmaceuticals has expanded its recall of losartan potassium tablets that contained a possible carcinogen more…

USA Today

California woman to be first ever to lead Army infantry division, Utah mom rejects secrecy around intersex children, and more more…

New Products
Sciencemag.org

![Figure][1]</img> Incorporating a stainless-steel chamber with mechanically refrigerated walls, Vapor Trap by SP Scientific provides highly efficient vapor trapping without the time-consuming annoyance, expense, and hazard caused by expendable coolants such… more…

When Pepsi was swapped for Soviet warships
BBC News

For some countries bartering has long been a vital part of how they trade overseas. more…

Cause of hardening of the arteries – and potential treatment – identified
Cam.ac.uk

A team of UK scientists have identified the mechanism behind hardening of the arteries, and shown in animal studies that a generic medication normally used to treat acne could be an effective treatment for the condition. more…

An unnatural way to make natural products
Sciencedaily.com

Researchers have developed an innovative new process for synthesizing isoprenoids, which are chemical compounds used in countless pharmaceutical and consumer products. more…

Black Mirror's Miley Cyrus Episode Is a Sly Critique of Empowerment Feminism
Jezebel.com

I cannot stop listening to “On a Roll,” the pop song featured heavily in Episode 3 of the latest Black Mirror. It is Nine Inch Nails’s “Head Like a Hole” interpolated into pop—lyrics by Black Mirror co-creator Charlie Brooker, music by Isobel Waller-Bridge—wi… more…

‘We want access to every part of the moon, at any time’
Politico

Why go back? In a Q&A, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine explains what’s different this time around. more…

Anyone can program this cheap robot arm in just 15 minutes
Technologyreview.com

Automata hopes its inexpensive devices can bring automation to companies that usually wouldn’t be able to afford high-end robotics. more…

美国梯瓦制药宣布扩大血压药召回范围:存在致癌风险
Cnbeta.com

据外媒报道,美国食品药品监督管理局日前宣布,制药公司Teva Pharmaceuticals USA(美国梯瓦制药)正在自愿扩大召回由其生成的高血压药物氯沙坦钾。该召回于4月25日在美国开始,目前已扩大到了另外6批散装的氯沙坦钾USP药片。 阅读全文 more…

Two distinct physical mechanisms identified for how simple foams collapse
Phys.org

Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have discovered two distinct mechanisms by which foams can collapse, yielding insight into the prevention/acceleration of foam rupture in industrial materials, e.g., foods, cosmetics, insulation and stored chemic… more…

Immune Therapy A Great Tool, But Limitations Exist
Webmd.com

Immune Therapy A Great Tool, But Limitations Exist more…

Drug to Replace Chemotherapy May Reshape Cancer Care...
Bnnbloomberg.ca

A class of drugs is emerging that can attack cancer cells in the body without damaging surrounding healthy ones. They have the potential to replace chemotherapy and its disruptive side effects, reshaping the future of cancer care. more…

I miss her.
Thebloggess.com

So if all went to plan I am still in Japan so this week I’m sharing a few best-of posts while I’m gone. This one was a special request and it made me happy and sad all at once, which … Continue reading → more…

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Zoetis Inc. Class A
GlaxoSmithKline
Abeona Therapeutics Inc.
AC Immune SA
Acasti Pharma, Inc.
AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Acer Therapeutics Inc.
Achaogen, Inc.
Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc.
Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc.
Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Agile Therapeutics, Inc.
Aileron Therapeutics, Inc.
Akari Therapeutics Plc
Akcea Therapeutics, Inc.
Akorn, Inc.
Albireo Pharma, Inc.
Amarin Corporation plc
Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Anika Therapeutics Inc.
Apricus Biosciences, Inc.
Aradigm Corporation
Aratana Therapeutics, Inc.
Arcturus Therapeutics Ltd.
argenx SE
ArQule, Inc.
Assembly Biosciences, Inc.
Athenex, Inc.
Avenue Therapeutics, Inc.
Axsome Therapeutics, Inc.
BeyondSpring, Inc.
BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc.
BioLineRx Ltd.
BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
BioSpecifics Technologies Corp
Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Celyad SA
Cerecor Inc.
Checkpoint Therapeutics, Inc.
Citius Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Clearside Biomedical, Inc.
Clementia Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc.
ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Inc
Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated
Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
CTI BioPharma Corp.
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc.
CytRx Corporation
Dova Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
DURECT Corporation
Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Endo International plc
ESSA Pharma Inc.
Evoke Pharma, Inc.
Eyegate Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Flex Pharma, Inc.
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
G1 Therapeutics, Inc.
Galmed Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Gemphire Therapeutics Inc.
Grifols, S.A.
GW Pharmaceuticals Plc
Horizon Pharma plc
Hutchison China MediTech Limited
ICON plc
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Innoviva, Inc.
Intec Pharma Ltd.
Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Intersect ENT, Inc.
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Jaguar Health, Inc.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc
Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
KalVista Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
KemPharm, Inc.
Kindred Biosciences, Inc.
Kitov Pharmaceuticals Holdings Ltd.
Krystal Biotech, Inc.
Lifevantage Corporation
Lipocine Inc.
Madrigal Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
MediWound Ltd.
MEI Pharma, Inc.
Melinta Therapeutics, Inc.
Moleculin Biotech, Inc.
Mustang Bio, Inc.
My Size, Inc.
MyoKardia, Inc.
MYOS RENS Technology Inc.
Neos Therapeutics, Inc.
Nightstar Therapeutics plc
Novan, Inc.
Novus Therapeutics, Inc.
Oasmia Pharmaceutical AB
ObsEva SA
Ocular Therapeutix, Inc.
Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Ovid Therapeutics Inc.
Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pain Therapeutics, Inc.
Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc.
PetIQ, Inc.
Phibro Animal Health Corporation
PLx Pharma Inc.
Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Ra Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Regulus Therapeutics Inc.
Revance Therapeutics, Inc.
Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Sage Therapeutics, Inc.
SCYNEXIS, Inc.
Shire plc
Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Sonoma Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Teligent, Inc.
Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
The Medicines Company
TherapeuticsMD, Inc.
Theravance Biopharma, Inc.
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp.
Tyme Technologies, Inc.
United Therapeutics Corporation
Verona Pharma plc
VIVUS, Inc.
Zogenix, Inc.
Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMPE)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA)
Novartis AG (NVS)
Astrazeneca PLC (AZN)
CRONOS GROUP (CRON)
Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Ltd.
Cocrystal Pharma Inc.
China Pharma Holdings Inc.
Catalent Inc.
Lannett Co Inc
Mallinckrodt plc
Novo Nordisk A/S
Prestige Brand Holdings Inc.
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
Sanofi American Depositary Shares (Each repstg one-half of one)
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp.
Zymeworks Inc.
pSivida Corp. (EYPT)
Amneal Pharmaceuticals Inc. Class A
SIGA Technologies Inc.