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Avery® UltraDuty® GHS Chemical Labeling Solutions Take Home Two More Awards

Brea, Ca (PRWEB) July 25, 2017 Avery Products Corporation, the world’s largest supplier of labels, specialty converted media and software solutions that enable short-run digital printing, is proud to announce that it has won two more awards for its UltraDuty GHS Chemical Labels and its free G... [Comments]

Proscia Takes Aim at Cancer with Artificial Intelligence and Digital Pathology Software

Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 25, 2017 Proscia Inc. , a software solutions provider for digital pathology, announced today its CEO David West Jr. will be a featured panelist at 2017 MedCity CONVERGE. His talk, “The Davids vs. the Cancer Goliath,” will discuss how Proscia and other leading start... [Comments]

VetStem Biopharma Regenerative Cell Therapy has been Used on over 13,000 Animals

Poway, CA (PRWEB) July 25, 2017 The leading Regenerative Veterinary Medicine Company, VetStem Biopharma , is proud to announce that its regenerative stem cell therapy has been used on more than 13,000 animals. VetStem was founded in 2002, seeking to discover a successful treatment for horse... [Comments]

GE Healthcare Offers a Virtual Workshop for Precise HDR-mediated Genome Engineering

Yorba Linda, Ca (PRWEB) July 25, 2017 In this webinar , which LabRoots will host August 22, attendees will garner a better understanding of the considerations needed for designing ideal guide RNAs and DNA oligo or plasmid repair templates for HDR-mediated CRISPR-Cas9 applications. The use... [Comments]

Provia Laboratories Expands its Portfolio to Include Contract Manufacturing and Cryopreservation Services

Littleton, MA (PRWEB) July 25, 2017 Provia Laboratories announces the launch of new cell development and manufacturing services that are necessary in the preparation and development of human cells and tissues for therapeutic use. Provia’s state of the art laboratory and biorepository facili... [Comments]

Sign up for Hyperspectral Imaging Demos Commencing in August

Newton, MA (PRWEB) July 26, 2017 Spectral imaging is a non-destructive technique used to solve a variety of complex problems we face every day. This unique capability combines high resolution imaging with spectral analysis. The system is used by researchers, agronomists, geologists, chemist... [Comments]

NLP Logix Announces Joint Product Development Agreement with Mayo Clinic using Deep Learning and Deployment onto Microsoft Azure

Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) July 26, 2017 NLP Logix today announced a collaboration to develop deep learning algorithms targeted towards leveraging the years of diagnostic excellence by Mayo Clinic and the experience in developing and deploying artificial intelligence solutions by NLP Logix. Th... [Comments]

Director of Scientific Programs of NIH’s All of Us Research Program to Provide Update at the 9th Annual Personalized & Precision Medicine Conference

Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 26, 2017 Joni Rutter, Director of Scientific Programs of the All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), will be one of the esteemed presenters at the 9th Annual Personalized and Precision Medicine Conference. This annual conference prov... [Comments]

DuPont Pioneer & Evogene Announce Multiyear Research Collaboration for Development of Corn Bio-Stimulant Products

JOHNSTON, Iowa and REHOVOT, Israel (PRWEB) July 26, 2017 DuPont Pioneer (DuPont) and Evogene Ltd (NASDAQ, TASE: EVGN), a leading company for the improvement of crop productivity and economics for the food, feed and biofuel industries, announced today that they have entered into a multiyear co... [Comments]

Merck Manuals Survey: 88 Percent of Nurse Practitioners Spend at Least Half of Appointment Times on Patient Education

KENILWORTH, N.J. , July 26, 2017  Nurse practitioners play a crucial role in helping patients decode medical information, according to the findings of a Merck Manuals survey released today. The survey of 210 NPs, conducted at a recent medical conference, revealed that most (88 percent) believe they spend at least half of appointment times educating patients on diagnoses,... [Comments]

Fiberstar, Inc. Launches a Natural Plant Fiber to Improve Tomato-based Food Product Quality and Labeling

River Falls, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 25, 2017 Fiberstar, Inc ., a global market leader in clean label food ingredient solutions for the food and beverage industry, offers Citri-Fi® 125. This natural citrus fiber is used to improve tomato-based food products by replacing starches and gums... [Comments]

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The Galien Foundation Debuts 2017 Prix Galien USA Nominees in "Best Biotechnology Product," "Best Pharmaceutical Product," and "Best Medical Technology" Categories

NEW YORK , July 26, 2017 The Galien Foundation announced today the 2017 11 th Annual Prix Galien USA Award Nominees. Counted among the global health innovation industry's most prized honors, the Prix Galien Award recognizes outstanding biomedical and technology product achievement that improves the human condition. To qualify, each candidate must be U.S. Food and... [Comments]

SOM Biotech Licenses its First Product and Expands to the United States

BARCELONA, Spain and CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts , July 25, 2017 The med-tech biopharmaceutical company SOM Biotech, specializing in repurposing drugs to treat rare nervous system diseases, has concluded a worldwide license agreement with Corino Therapeutics Inc. to clinically develop and market the drug SOM0226 against transthyretin amyloidosis (ATTR). Before this licensing... [Comments]

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer Hosts 3rd Annual Dream BIG Luncheon to Celebrate DDF President's 50th Birthday

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. , July 25, 2017  Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) is excited to host its 3 rd Annual Dream BIG Luncheon on Monday, September 25, 2017 at the Bonaventure Resort & Spa in Weston, Florida beginning at 10:30 a.m.   Luncheon Committee Co-chair and DDF Board Member Linda Gendler, DDF Founder and... [Comments]

IBM Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for its Flash Storage Solutions

ARMONK, N.Y. , July 24, 2017 IBM (NYSE: IBM ) has been recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays (SSA) for the fourth year in a row. 1 According to Gartner, "Vendors in the Leaders quadrant have the highest scores for their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision. A vendor in the Leaders quadrant has the market share, credibility... [Comments]

Diplomat to Release Second Quarter 2017 Operating Results and Host Conference Call on Monday, August 7, 2017

FLINT, Mich. , July 24, 2017  Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO ) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2017 operating results on Monday, August 7, 2017 after market close, with a conference call to follow at 5:00 p.m. ET. Shareholders and interested participants may listen to a live broadcast of the conference call by dialing 877-201-0168 or 64... [Comments]

IBM and University of Alberta Publish New Data on Machine Learning Algorithms to Help Predict Schizophrenia

YORKTOWN, N.Y. and EDMONTON, Alberta , July 21, 2017  IBM (NYSE: IBM ) scientists and the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada , have published new data in Nature's partner journal, Schizophrenia 1 , demonstrating that AI and machine learning algorithms helped predict instances of schizophrenia with 74% accuracy. This retrospective analysis also showed th... [Comments]

United Therapeutics Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Before The Market Opens on Thursday, July 27, 2017

SILVER SPRING, Md. and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. , July 21, 2017 United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR ) announced today that it will report its second quarter 2017 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 27, 2017. United Therapeutics will host a teleconference on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.  The teleconfe... [Comments]

Endo to Restructure Manufacturing Network

DUBLIN , July 21, 2017  Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) today announced that after completing a comprehensive review of its manufacturing network, the Company will be ceasing operations and closing its manufacturing and distribution facilities in Huntsville, Alabama . The closure of the facilities is expected to take place over the next 12 to 18 months. The H... [Comments]

New PhRMA resources chock full of biopharma industry facts

WASHINGTON , July 21, 2017 Did you know that PhRMA member companies invested $65.5 billion in research and development (R&D) in 2016? Or that combined spending on brand medicines, generics and the supply chain account for 14 percent of total national health spending, with brands accounting for just half of this (7 percent)? Or that the United States accounts... [Comments]

Prime Therapeutics Urges Caution on Mandates of Abuse-Deterrent Formulations of Opioids Citing Value Concerns

ST. PAUL, Minn. , July 20, 2017  Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) released this statement from its Chief Medical Officer, Jonathan Gavras , M.D., following today's Institute for Clinical and Economic Review's (ICER) public meeting reviewing its report on the effectiveness and value of abuse-deterrent formulations (ADF) of opioids. Prime was the sole pharmacy benefit man... [Comments]

Mako Medical Laboratories Brings 140 Soldiers Home

RALEIGH, N.C. , July 19, 2017  Mako Medical Laboratories partnered with Secretary Strickland, the Department of Veteran Affairs, and the Military Family Assistance Fund (MFA) to bring 140 soldiers back home to Louisiana to visit with their families one last time before being deployed. Mako Medical Laboratories provided the funding to coordinate the travel and logistics... [Comments]

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