Tag archive for ‘Parkinson’
Lily Bethlehem On Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Ron Perlman Says He Knows How Robin Williams Felt When He Committed Suicide

–   Ron Perlman, known for his roles in “Beauty and the Beast, ” “Sons of Anarchy, ” “Hellboy, ” “Pacific Rim” and “The Book of Life” More...

Michael Ordman On Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

The weekly good news from Israel

– In the 2nd Nov 2014 edition of Israel’s good news, the highlights include:   ·        Israel’s Universal Flu Vaccine is granted international patents. ·        The United More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Israeli NeuroDerm Announces Success in New Parkinson’s Treatment

NeuroDerm, an Israeli clinical-stage pharmaceutical company, announced that patients with moderate to severe Parkinson’s disease who received continuous, subcutaneous doses of liquid levodopa/carbidopa More...

Hillel Koren On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

FDA Gives Phase III Nod to Intec Parkinson’s Treatment

– Intec Pharma says it expects the Phase III trial for its Accordion Pill Levodopa to take place in the second half of 2015.   Intec Pharma Ltd. (TASE: INTP) reported today that it had received US More...

Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Florida Woman Sues over Claims She Became a Jew for Jesus

This isn’t a Seinfeld episode, but at first, this was considered a case “about nothing.” Edith Rapp filed a lawsuit after her stepson Bruce Rapp wrote  in a Jews for Jesus publication More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Mapping DNA Sequence of Ashkenazi Jews

First DNA sequence dataset of complete Ashkenazi genomes supports targeted personalized medicine, aids disease research across populations, and reveals Jewish and European origins. Led by Itsik Pe’er, More...

Moshe Golan On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Teva Recalling Parkinson’s Drug Batch in US

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA; TASE: TEVA) has recalled a batch of its generic Parkinson’s combination drug treatment carbidopa/levodopa because of concern that it may contain too much More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Neuroderm Raises $16 Million for Parkinson’s Cure

Israel’s NeuroDerm Ltd., announced that it raised $16 million to further the clinical and regulatory development of its Levodopa products, combating Parkinson’s disease. ND0612L, NeuroDerm’s More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, August 25th, 2014

Billy Crystal to Finally Speak About Robin Williams Death at the 66th Annual Emmy Awards

On the day the news hit the headlines that Oscar-winning actor and comedy legend Robin Williams took his own life unexpectedly after a recent diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease, friend and fellow funny More...

Tibi Singer On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

VoiceItt for the Speech-Impaired Launching Crowdfunding Campaign

– VoiceItt, a Boston-based maker of software that can translates spoken words from the speech-impaired, is looking to raise $50, 000 in an online crowd funding campaign it launched Monday, the More...

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