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BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, today announced the publication of data showing that cancer patients with presumed methotrexate toxicity treated with Voraxaze® (glucarpidase) had shorter hospital stays, lower in-patient mortality, and lower 90-day mortality than those treated with conventional treatment. The study, based on a retrospective review of Medicare claim data, was published in the journal ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research.
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, today announced the first patients outside of a clinical trial have been successfully implanted with the BTG Sentry device – the world’s first bioconvertible IVC filter. The BTG Sentry filter is designed to provide protection from Pulmonary Embolism (PE) for the period of transient risk and then bioconvert to leave a patent, unobstructed IVC lumen, eliminating the need to retrieve and addressing the typical filter-related complications associated with conventional IVC filters.
Recommended Cash Offer for BTG plc by Boston Scientific Corporation
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, today announces its Interim Results for the six months ended 30 September 2018.
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, announced today that the first EKOS™ CU 4.0 units have been shipped from BTG’s facility in Bothell (Washington, US) to Europe, where full commercial launch will begin. New features of the EKOS™ CU 4.0 include an interactive colour touchscreen, a built-in battery and separate ports for managing two EKOS™ devices simultaneously.
Good first half performance, updating full year sales growth guidance
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, provides the following update for the six months ended 30 September 2018.
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global healthcare company, announces that Garry Watts has informed the Board that he wishes to retire as Chairman and Non-executive Director of the Company. The Board has commenced a process to appoint a successor to Mr Watts, who will continue as Chairman until 31 December 2018.
BTG plc (LSE: BTG) today announced a policy for replacement of expired vials of CroFab® Crotalidae Polyvalent Immune Fab (Ovine), allowing customers to return the product for replacement up to 90 days after expiration. This change goes into effect immediately, and provides CroFab®customers with a process for replacing their expired product at no charge. CroFab® is the only available FDA-approved product for the management of all North American pit viper envenomations in adult and pediatric patients.1
Updated label describes extended shelf life and removal of mercury
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the global specialist healthcare company, today announces that PneumRx® has received confirmation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the Premarket Approval (PMA) application for its ELEVAIR™ Endobronchial Coil System for the treatment of people with severe emphysema is not approvable. This follows the FDA Advisory Panel’s recommendation in June 2018 not to approve ELEVAIR™.
BTG is reviewing options and will provide an update in due course.