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pharma-aug21.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Amneal Pharma's contract with Jerome Stevens; Alexion Pharma's regulatory catalyst in February 2019; FDA's expanded approval for Merck's Keytruda; ProPhase Labs' improving financials and Therapix Biosciences' anticipated milestones.

asian-markets2_21aug18.jpg European stocks are set to open on a cautious note Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he doesn't expect much progress from trade talks with China this week in Washington. His comments dented some of the market optimism ahead of lower-level trade talks between the U.S. and China starting...

pharmadown-aug20.jpg The following are some of the pharma/biotech stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline today.

bhpbilliton-hy-022117.jpg BHP Billiton plc (BHP.AX, BLT.L, BBL, BHP) reported a profit for the year ended 30 June 2018 that declined 37 percent from last year, reflecting massive write-down on its US onshore oil and gas assets, US tax reform and the ongoing fallout from its Brazilian dam collapse. But, underlying attributable profit increased 33%, supported by 8% Group copper equivalent volume growth.

pharmaup-aug20.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

fartech-ipo-0082018.jpg Luxury online marketplace Farfetch has filed for an initial public offering or IPO to list its shares in the U.S. Farfetch has filed a F-1 registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The London-based company plans to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker 'FTCH.' Media reports indicate that IPO could value the company at up to $5 billion.

capitalone-082018.jpg Bank holding company Capital One Financial Corp. has filed a patent application for the methods and systems of using blockchain technology for collaborative user authentication. The patent application, originally filed on June 16, 2017, has been published by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) last week.

singers-aug20.jpg Rapper Nicki Minaj took to Twitter at the weekend to air out her grievances after her record, Queen, only debuted at No.2 in the Billboard US album chart behind Travis Scott's Astroworld. Scott claimed another week in the top spot after Astroworld sold 205,000 equivalent units, while despite moving 185,000 equivalent album units in its opening week, Minaj's fourth album trailed behind the Texan r

crypto-aug20.jpg Leading cryptocurrencies were in the red Monday morning, though Bitcoin was seeing modest gains. The cryptocurrency market capitalization was $213.51 billion and the Bitcoin dominance rate was 52.2 percent as of 11.12 am ET on CoinMarketCap.

john-aug20.jpg Former CIA Director John Brennan said he is strongly considering taking legal action against President Donald Trump's decision to revoke his security clearance. Speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday, Brennan described the move as an example of Trump's egregious abuse of power and authority, and said he is seeking legal advice to know whether there is scope for an injunction that prevents the

upslogo-aug20.jpg Shipping giant United Parcel Service or UPS has filed for a new patent to use blockchain to assist in simplifying package delivery around the world.

wallstreet2-121214_20aug18.jpg After initially moving to the upside, stocks have turned mixed over the course of morning trading on Monday. While the Dow and the S&P 500 have remained in positive territory, the tech-heavy Nasdaq has pulled back into the red.

applechina-aug20.jpg Apple Inc. has reportedly removed more than 25,000 illegal apps from its App Store in China after coming under intense criticism from Chinese state media for failing to ban illegal online content on its platform. According to various media reports, the iPhone maker removed these illegal apps as they sold fake lottery tickets and offered gambling services.

wallstreet-112414_20aug18.jpg Following the mixed performance turned in last week, stocks may move to the upside in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 43 points.

jdcom-aug20.jpg Chinese retailer JD.com is set to launch a new blockchain technology platform for enterprise customers to build, host and use their own blockchain applications. The platform is expected to enable customers to create and adjust smart contracts on public and private enterprise clouds.

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