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March 11, 2020

Largest Meeting on Cancer Research Canceled: AACR Largest Meeting on Cancer Research Canceled: AACR

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The biggest cancer research meeting of the year has been canceled as […]
March 9, 2020

Endocrine Society Meeting Canceled Because of Novel Coronavirus Endocrine Society Meeting Canceled Because of Novel Coronavirus

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. The Endocrine Society has canceled its annual scientific meeting because of concerns […]
March 9, 2020

More Medical Conferences Fall to Coronavirus More Medical Conferences Fall to Coronavirus

Nine more medical conferences have been canceled or postponed as COVID-19 continues to cause chaos globally in arenas including the conference circuit. Medical societies worldwide are […]
March 9, 2020

Osilodrostat Gets FDA Go-Ahead for Cushing’s Disease in Adults Osilodrostat Gets FDA Go-Ahead for Cushing’s Disease in Adults

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the oral cortisol synthesis inhibitor osilodrostat (Isturisa) for the nonsurgical treatment of adults with Cushing’s disease who either are […]
March 5, 2020

FDA OKs First Biodegradable Implant to Lower IOP FDA OKs First Biodegradable Implant to Lower IOP

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Allergan’s bimatoprost implant (Durysta), the first intracameral biodegradable sustained-release implant designed to lower intraocular pressure (IOP) in […]
March 5, 2020

FDA Adds Boxed Warning to Montelukast Over Mental Health Risks FDA Adds Boxed Warning to Montelukast Over Mental Health Risks

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is strengthening existing warnings about serious behavior and mood-related changes with montelukast (Singulair; Merck and generics), which is used […]
March 4, 2020

FDA Bans Electrical Stimulation Devices for Behavior Control FDA Bans Electrical Stimulation Devices for Behavior Control

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned electrical stimulation devices (ESDs) used to treat self-injurious or aggressive behavior because they present an “unreasonable and […]
March 3, 2020

Washington State Grapples With Coronavirus Outbreak, 6 Deaths Washington State Grapples With Coronavirus Outbreak, 6 Deaths

FROM A KING COUNTY, WASH. NEWS BRIEFING As the first COVID-19 outbreak in the United States emerges in Washington State, the city of Seattle, King County, […]
March 2, 2020

FDA Approves New Drug for Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma FDA Approves New Drug for Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved isatuximab (Sarclisa, Sanofi) in combination with pomalidomide (Revlimid, Celgene) and dexamethasone for the treatment of adult patients with […]
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