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Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Announces Launch of Country's First Bioinformatics Lab Using 'Big Data' to Cure Childhood Cancer

PHILADELPHIA , June 27, 2016  Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a leading national childhood cancer charity, announced that that it will open a state-of-the-art bioinformatics lab, using 'big data' to advance the pace of childhood cancer research. This announcement comes as Liz Scott , co-executive director of ALSF and Alex's mom, attends the National Ca... [Comments]

The Freedonia Group: World Enzyme Demand to Reach $7.2 Billion

CLEVELAND , June 27, 2016  Global demand for enzymes is forecast to grow on average 4.6 percent through 2020 to $7.2 billion.  This market includes enzymes used in industrial applications (food and beverages, cleaning products, biofuel production, animal feed, and other markets) and specialty applications (research and biotechnology, diagnostics, and biocatalysts). Fo... [Comments]

Biorem Reports Sale of Securities by Major Shareholders

GUELPH, ON , June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - BIOREM Inc. (TSX-V: BRM) ("Biorem" or "the Company") announces that it has been advised by its major shareholders, Clean Technology Fund I, LP and Clean Technology Fund II, LP, United States based venture capital funds which together hold approximately 59% of the common shares of Biorem (on a fully diluted, as converted basis), that they have... [Comments]

The Supreme Court Of The United States Denies Sequenom's Petition Requesting Review Of Decision On '540 Patent

SAN DIEGO , June 27, 2016  Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM ), a life sciences company committed to enabling healthier lives through the development of innovative products and services, announced today that the Supreme Court of the United States denied its petition to review decisions by lower Federal courts that the claims of Sequenom's U.S. Patent No. 6,258,540 ("'540... [Comments]

New Study Finds Activin A May be a Novel Mesothelioma Biomarker, According to Surviving Mesothelioma

Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) June 27, 2016 Cancer experts from Austria, Hungary, Switzerland, and Australia have just published their findings on what they believe could be a new and helpful biomarker for malignant pleural mesothelioma. Surviving Mesothelioma has just published a summary of the new re... [Comments]

Parallel 6™ Announces the Clinical Reach™ Virtual Patient Encounter Module, CONSULT

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2016 Parallel 6 , the leading software as a service (SaaS) provider of mClinical solutions for clinical trials, announced today the Clinical Reach Virtual Patient Encounter CONSULT module which enables both audio and video telemedicine communication between t... [Comments]

4Sight Medical Solutions created to help the advancement of novel medical technologies

Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) June 27, 2016 Newly created 4Sight Medical Solutions has a mission to bring innovative medical technologies, services and solutions to the healthcare market. The company's primary focus is on new product introductions, to include the development and implementation of... [Comments]

Amgen Executive Rolf Hoffmann Joins UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Chapel Hill, N.C. (PRWEB) June 27, 2016 Rolf K. Hoffmann, former senior vice president of U.S. commercial operations for Amgen, will join the faculty of the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School effective June 27. Hoffmann will serve as adjunct professor of strategy... [Comments]

Liquid Biotech USA, Inc. Announces Collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania and Funding of Sponsored Research Agreement

PHILADELPHIA , June 27, 2016  Liquid Biotech USA , Inc. ("Liquid") today announced the funding of a Sponsored Research Agreement with The University of Pennsylvania ("PENN") to study circulating tumor cells (CTCs) from cancer patients.  The funding will be used to assess how changes in CTC levels correlate with clinical outcomes in cancer patients undergoing a vari... [Comments]

Ginkgo Bioworks Named as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

BOSTON , June 27, 2016   Ginkgo Bioworks , a leading organism design company bringing biology to industrial engineering, was today awarded as one of the World Economic Forum's Technology Pioneers, a selection of the world's most innovative companies. Ginkgo Bioworks is engineering biology to manufacture products at scale for the real world in the nutrition, health and... [Comments]

Shizuoka Capital Wealth Management - Authorities and Central Banks Need Two Way Communications

TOKYO , June 24, 2016  Regular discussions on a range of subjects including policies, debt and investment need to take place between the two entities said Poloz. Speaking at a lecture to the Canadian Economics Association in Ottawa , he pointed to the country's inflation target, which is set by both the BOC and the federal government. "In certain areas there ne... [Comments]

Medicine Technology

Australian Science Poised to Tackle Problem of Cancer Drug Resistance

SYDNEY , June 26, 2016 One of Australia's successful biotechnology scientists, Dr Graham Kelly , has announced the formation of a new biotechnology company, Noxopharm Limited [ABN 50 608 966 123] ("Noxopharm"). Noxopharm is seeking to raise $6m in an IPO and to list on the ASX. Noxopharm is a clinic-ready company with its first anti-cancer drug candidate, NOX66, ready t... [Comments]

Jazz Pharmaceuticals Announces Expiration of HSR Waiting Period for Proposed Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Acquisition

DUBLIN , June 27, 2016 Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ ) announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended ("HSR"), with respect to its proposed acquisition of Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Celator"; Nasdaq: CPXX ) expired effective June 24, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). As previously anno... [Comments]

VMS Rehab Systems, Inc. Eyes Anomaly in Stock Price

OTTAWA, Ontario , June 27, 2016  VMS Rehab Systems, Inc. ( ) reported today that the Company's Board will take whatever measures required to build a strong and stable market for trading in the Company's stock which is currently listed on the OTC Markets-pink current trading platform. Explains Michael S Wexler, Company Chairman and CEO, "We are... [Comments]

Deloitte Provides Suite of Solutions to Help Health Care Provider Financial Leaders Drive Profitability and Sustainability

LAS VEGAS , June 26, 2016 Story Highlights: The movement to value-based care operating models within the health care industry is causing providers to review operating models that enable greater financial efficiency Deloitte offers a suite of solutions for health care providers that address the key business issues impacting efficient cost optimization: labor resource... [Comments]

Study Examines Factors that Create an Effective Patient Support Program in the Pharmaceutical Industry

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. , June 24, 2016  Consumers have taken a more active role in healthcare decisions and regulators/payers have placed more emphasis on patient outcomes. In this new environment, patient support programs in the pharmaceutical industry have evolved beyond just providing financial support for patients' medications. Consequently, pharmaceutical companies are... [Comments]

Collagen Matrix, Inc. Names Bill Messer as Vice President, Sales and Marketing

OAKLAND, N.J. , June 24, 2016  Collagen Matrix, Inc., ("Collagen Matrix") the driving force in the design, development and manufacturing of collagen and mineral based medical devices for tissue repair and regeneration announced today that Bill Messer has joined the company as Vice President, Sales and Marketing to further leverage the growing portfolio of oral surgery, n... [Comments]

Global Blood Therapeutics Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. , June 24, 2016  Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT) (NASDAQ: GBT ), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of grievous blood-based disorders with significant unmet needs, today announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 6,400,000 shares of common stock, at the... [Comments]

Bay Area Lyme Foundation Announces Finalists of "Lyme Innovation" Hackathon

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. , June 24, 2016   Bay Area Lyme Foundation , collaborating with the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network's Dean Center for Tick Borne Illness , Harvard Medical School Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, MIT Hacking Medicine, University of California, Berkeley, and the Veterans Affairs Center for Innovation, today announced the five finalists o... [Comments]

Research and Markets - Global Spectroscopy Equipment Market Value of USD 15.6 Billion by 2020 -Trends, Technologies & Opportunities Report 2016-2020 - Key Vendors: Waters Corp, Bruker Optics, TSJ

DUBLIN , June 24, 2016 Dublin - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the " Global Markets for Spectroscopy Equipment" report to their offering. This report focuses on the global market of spectroscopy products and provides an updated review, including its applications in various applications. The report deals with spectroscopy products covering th... [Comments]

Global Structural Electronics Report 2015-2025: In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, Structural Health Monitoring, Composite Smart Structures & BIPV - Research and Markets

DUBLIN , June 24, 2016 Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Structural Electronics 2015-2025: Applications, Technologies, Forecasts" report to their offering. In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, Structural Health Monitoring, Composite Smart Structures, Building Integrated Photovoltaics Structural electronics involves electronic and/or electrical co... [Comments]

AMCP Releases Consensus Recommendations to Improve Sharing of Health Care Economic Information Used in Pharmaceutical Coverage Decisions

ALEXANDRIA, Va. , June 24, 2016 The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) today released a set of recommendations that would allow biopharmaceutical companies to more easily share health care economic information (HCEI) with entities that make formulary and coverage decisions, a move that addresses the growing need to determine the "value" of new medicines. Th... [Comments]

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