BRIEF-Apeloa Pharma's unit plans to set up U.S. unit for $1 mln
* Says its unit plans to set up U.S. unit JT Pharmaceutical Inc with registered capital of $1 million
Oct 13 Contravir Pharmaceuticals Inc
* CMX157 demonstrates 99% viral load reduction in ongoing head-to-head phase 2A clinical study versus. Viread in Hepatitis B patients
* Contravir Pharmaceuticals Inc - study achieves proof of concept for CMX157 in HBV patients with favorable therapeutic profile
* Contravir Pharmaceuticals Inc- CMX157 was earlier found to be safe and well tolerated at daily oral doses of up to 100 mg in volunteers Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
MELBOURNE, Dec 5 Aluminium maker Alcoa said on Monday it was assessing the impact of a power outage last week at its Portland smelter in Australia that forced it to halt a potline, adding that it was facing 'substantial challenges'.
SYDNEY, Dec 5 Sales of new vehicles in Australia edged higher in November from the same month last year and looked set to clinch another year of records, thanks in part to stellar demand for pick up trucks.