Japan OKs apixaban to prevent stroke, embolism with Afib

12/27/2012 | Pharmaceutical Business Review Online

Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb obtained approval from Japanese regulators to market the anticoagulant apixaban for ischemic stroke and systemic embolism prevention in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. The approval was based on positive results of the late-stage ARISTOTLE trial. Apixaban has also been approved in Europe and Canada.

View Full Article in:

Pharmaceutical Business Review Online

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Attorney
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Office of the Chief Counsel
Silver Spring, MD, MD