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Increasing survival rates for Danish heart patients

July 16, 2015

A new report from Dansk Hjerteregister, a nationwide clinical database for invasive cardiology and cardiac surgery, shows that fewer Danish patients die due to heart problems.

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Danish Ebola vaccine reaches phase 2

July 15, 2015

An Ebola vaccine developed by Danish Bavarian Nordic reaches phase 2 in the clinical program.

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FDA approves Lundbeck’s anti-psychotic drug

July 13, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, FDA, has approved a new drug by Danish pharmaceutical company H. Lundbeck A/S and Japanese Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltd. The drug will help treat patients with severe depression and schizophrenia.

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Danish researchers find crucial asthma protein

July 10, 2015

Danish researchers have exposed a protein, which can predict the development of asthma.

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Massive growth in personalized medicine

July 07, 2015

The growing market for individualized pharmacotherapy, also called personalized medicine, is worth billions on a global level. In Denmark, personalized medicine is considered to have great potential and provides an opportunity to launch a new innovative project offering genetic heritage analyses to 100,000 Danes.

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Groundbreaking cancer surgery introduced in Randers

July 06, 2015

Randers Regional Hospital introduces a new operation method with a 50 pct. higher success rate.

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Princess Marie collaborates with children’s hospital

July 02, 2015

HRH Princess Marie of Denmark enters into collaboration with the Hans Christian Andersen Children’s Hospital at Odense University Hospital to help raise awareness of the hospital’s work with children and adolescents.

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More Danish pilot study centers in the making

June 30, 2015

The Danish NEXT initiative has applied to establish two new pilot study centers following massive interest from both industry and hospitals.

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Dane to lead UN Global Compact

June 29, 2015

Danish Lise Kingo has been appointed new Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact.

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More cancer patients treated on time

June 24, 2015

A new annual report from Statens Serum Institut concludes that more cancer patients complete their treatment course within the time limits guaranteed to all Danish citizens by the Danish Health and Medicines Authority.

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