Week Ahead In Pharmaceuticals: 6 Stocks To Watch (BPMC, BHC, ACRX…)

Week Ahead In Pharmaceuticals: 6 Stocks To Watch (BPMC, BHC, ACRX…)
Another week has rolled by, and the biotech sector, being a volatile one, saw some stocks soaring to the moon and some hitting the skids. vTv Therapeutics Inc. (VTVT) closed the week, up 238%, at $3.35. The Company’s most advanced drug candidate is Azeliragon, which failed in a phase III trial in patients with mild Alzheimer’s disease, dubbed STEADFAST. Vaxart... Read More

Senate Votes To Confirm Kavanaugh To Supreme Court

Senate Votes To Confirm Kavanaugh To Supreme Court
After a highly contentious confirmation process, the Senate confirmed federal appeals court judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to a lifetime appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday. The Senate voted 50 to 48 in favor of Kavanaugh’s confirmation, with Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, voting “present.” Murkowski previously indicated her opposition to confirming Kavanaugh but decided to vote “present” as... Read More

Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods Recalls Sliced Deli-meat Over Listeria Risk

Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods Recalls Sliced Deli-meat Over Listeria Risk
Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods is recalling roughly 18,296 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry deli-sliced products due to possible Listeria contamination, according to the the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. Produced and packaged from Sept.14, 2018 through Oct.3, 2018, the affected products bear establishment number “EST.19979” inside the USDA mark of inspection, and were shipped to retail... Read More