Author Archives: Isaura Santos

Bristol-Myers Squibb and California Institute For Biomedical Research Collaborate On Anti-Fibrotic Therapy

A new collaboration between Bristol-Myers Squibb and the California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr) was announced today. The new collaboration aims to develop new small molecule anti-fibrotic therapies and includes an agreement that enables Bristol-Myers Squibb to develop, produce and commercialize the preclinical compounds that can result from this…

First Ever CTEPH Awareness Day On November 18th

November 18th has been officially named chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) Awareness Day. This will be the first ever awareness day dedicated specifically to CTEPH. Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension is caused by chronic blood clots in the lungs that cause pressure in the pulmonary arteries and the right side…

Live Webinar Dedicated To Scleroderma Patients With Pulmonary Fibrosis Hosted By Scleroderma Research Foundation

A live webinar exploring the development of Pulmonary Fibrosis in Scleroderma patients will be hosted by Dr. Paul Wolters, Director of Biological Research at the Interstitial Lung Disease Program at University of California San Francisco (UCSF), on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. PST. The presentation is called “Emerging Therapies in…