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pharma-up-032018.jpg CASI Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CASI) gained 21.81% on Tuesday, following a $50 million private placement. The financing was led by ETP Global Fund LP, IDG-Accel China Growth Fund III, and Robert W. Duggan, former Chairman and CEO of Pharmacyclics Inc., and is expected to close on or about March 21, 2018.

pharma-031918.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Arena Pharma's OASIS trial results; national reimbursement of Abbott's MitraClip in Japan; Apellis Pharma's upcoming clinical trial catalysts; aTyr Pharma's near-term catalyst; PDUFA date for Pfizer's Xtandi sNDA, and Pain Therapeutics' regulatory catalyst in June.

march19-down-031918.jpg The following are some of the stocks that lost the largest percentage in price today in the pharma/biotech sector.

march19-up-031918.jpg Cronos Group Inc. rose nearly 12% on Monday, following a first-of-its-kind cross border joint venture. The joint venture, called MedMen Canada Inc., formed by MM Enterprises and Cronos Group will develop branded cannabis products and open stores across Canada by year's end.

worldsatoshisummit-delhi-031918.jpg India's capital New Delhi will host World Satoshi Summit, the largest gathering of blockchain enthusiasts in South- Asia.

calendar-pharma-031618.jpg Another week has rolled by, and as usual, the biotech sector saw some stocks soaring to the moon and some hitting the skids. Let's take a look at the pharma stocks and upcoming events to keep an ear out for in the coming week.

Bitcoin-IndiaRegulations-031618.jpg Cryptocurrency exchanges in India have witnessed a deep fall in trading on bitcoin this year, a new report says. India's prominent finance daily, the Economic Times, reported the gloomy picture of the country's cryptocurrency market Friday, quoting Mohit Kalra, Chief Executive of bitcoin exchange Coinsecure. He says the volume of trade across all crypto exchanges in India has reduced.

GrapheneDyedHair-031618.jpg Graphene, a form of carbon, which was discovered in 2004, is said to have the potential for use in a variety of applications, say in the fields of electricity, conductivity, energy generation and storage, sensors, batteries, and many more. Now, researchers have identified a new use for this material - making better hair dyes.

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