Reuters – Intellipharmaceutics International Inc, said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its opioid painkiller in its current form, asking for more proof of the drug’s ability to prevent abuse.
GlobeNewswire – The global graphene market was valued at USD 32.0 million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD 193.68 million in 2022, growing at a compound annual growth rate of 35.0% between 2017 and 2022.
Reuters – A coalition of supporters of self-driving cars said that it will run ads this week in social media and Washington newspapers, in an effort to convince the U.S. Congress to adopt sweeping legislation to boost the nascent industry.
Boston Globe – The National Football League and New England Patriots will fight hard to get the Aaron Hernandez estate’s concussion lawsuit dismissed, but they could have an incentive to settle if that strategy fails, according to legal experts.
Engadget – When it comes to drone regulations, the FAA's rules trump anything local governments conjure up. That's what a federal court in Massachusetts has proven when it ruled in favor of a commercial drone owner who sued the city of Newton over its drone ordinance.
Cosmos – Next time you go for a jog with traffic roaring past, spare a thought for your kidneys. A US-based study has found that breathing fine particles of pollution – such as those found in car exhaust – increases the risk of developing kidney disease.