Marathon Pharmaceuticals, LLC today announced Dave Bradshaw has joined the company as executive director of manufacturing. In this role, Bradshaw will oversee the manufacturing and supply operations for Marathon Pharmaceuticals’ rapidly growing portfolio of treatments.
The Chicago Innovation Exchange announced that they are accepting applications for both the Membership and Business Incubator programs.
Chicago Innovation Exchange Membership is for individual students, faculty, staff, and community members with passions for entrepreneurship and innovation, developing businesses, or looking to join an entrepreneurial team.
Last Friday at the iBIO BBQ, Warren Ribley, Executive Director and John Collins, Medical Science Program Director of the Illinois Medical District were joined by other members of the community for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Eli Lilly and Company’s (NYSE: LLY) investigational medicine ixekizumab was statistically superior to etanercept and placebo on all skin clearance measures in Phase 3 studies, the company said today in disclosing top-line results from its pivotal UNCOVER studies in moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.
Northwestern University and Insight Product Development are inviting medical device and digital health start-ups to apply for the Chicago HealthTECH Summit Competition, featuring the first medical technology crowd funding opportunity in the Midwest. The competition was created to help start-ups bring their innovations to market, by allowing prospective users and stakeholders to vet their ideas and contribute funds.
Following their announcement to open a bioscience center in Chicago for their research, clinical and regulatory staff, Marathon Pharmaceuticals announced Babar Ghias has joined the company as vice president of corporate development.
The US Food and Drug Administration has granted tentative approval for the use of Eli Lilly/Boehringer Ingelheim’s biosimilar insulin Basaglar, for long-lasting control of blood sugar levels in patients with diabetes in between meals and during the night.