Navigation Links
Scottish First Minister visits LifeScan, CA
Date:6/20/2012

MILPITAS, Calif., June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has met with employees and executives at the Milpitas, CA headquarters of LifeScan as part of his four-day trade mission to the United States.

During his visit Mr Salmond - who is the leader of the Scottish Government - pledged to continue the "mutually profitable" working relationship between California and Scotland, which is the home of one of LifeScan's two main overseas plants.

Senior LifeScan staff discussed plans for future growth with Mr Salmond, including the role that their facility in Inverness, Scotland will play in delivery of their corporate strategy.

The First Minister said:

"Scotland and California already have a rich and rewarding relationship that is mutually profitable. In fields such as life sciences - where LifeScan is very influential - we are both renowned worldwide as innovators, which is critical at a time when our economies are still recovering.

"I want to use the best of the expertise and industry in Scotland, together with that of our friends in California, to maximise the economic and scientific returns for us both.

"Today's meeting with LifeScan staff and executives has confirmed to me that we share these same aims. I look forward to us continuing to work together to make the California-Scottish partnership world-leading."

Tito Bacarese-Hamilton, R&D Vice President of LifeScan for Blood Glucose Monitoring, said: "We are very pleased with the support we continue to receive in Scotland and we will build on this strong partnership to further develop innovative solutions that help improve the lives of patients around the world at every stage in their diabetes care."

Danny Cusick, president, Americas, Scottish Development International, said: "Scottish Development International is keen to cooperate even more closely in future with our partners in life sciences in California.

'/>"/>

SOURCE Scottish Development International
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Bayer Partnership Delivers Industry-First Dose Management Offering
2. ChemDAQ Releases First Sensor For Detection Of Peracetic Acid In Air
3. First sales of DIFICLIR™ by Astellas Pharma Europe triggers 10 Million Euro Milestone Payment to Optimer Pharmaceuticals
4. Tris Pharma Announces Approval of First-Ever Generic to Delsym® Dextromethorphan Polistirex Extended-Release Suspension
5. DebMed® to Debut Benefits of Worlds First Electronic Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring System Using the WHO Five Moments at Annual Infection Control Conference
6. Fluke Biomedical device first to achieve environmentally-friendly label
7. Marshall Edwards Announces First Cohort Of Patients Dosed In Phase I Clinical Trial Of Oncology Drug Candidate ME-344
8. Sihuans First-to-market Generic Drug Roxatidine Passes On-site Inspection for Drug Registration Conducted by the Chinese State Food and Drug Administration
9. China Kanghui Holdings Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
10. Medical Marijuana Inc. (MJNA) Corporate Update on Industry Company Services and Future Development. First Audio-Webcast Interview With SmallCapVoice.com in Quarterly Series
11. Boehringer Ingelheim Presents First Data for Tiotropium in Adolescents with Moderate Persistent Asthma
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014  Celsion Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ... commitments from institutional investors to purchase an aggregate of ... an at-the-market registered direct offering, led by a dedicated ... definitive purchase agreements with these investors pursuant to which ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014  Humberto C. Antunes,  Galderma  ... Award" from the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology ... Clinical Conference (ODAC). The event is January 17-20, 2014, at the ... . The ODAC is a ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Fla. , Jan. 15, 2014  In an unprecedented effort to ... TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an advanced and portable ... rescue personnel for the first time. In order ... with these deadly pathogens, West Palm Beach ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 2Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 3Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 2Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 3Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 4Superbugs No Longer Ride In Rescue Vehicles 2
... VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 12, 2011 Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... affect (PBA) prevalence data from stroke survivors will be ... Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine/American Society for Neurorehabilitation Medicine in ... details about the data presentation at ACRM/ASNR Progress ...
... Good Start Genetics,™ Inc., an innovative molecular diagnostics ... screening, today announced that it will present results ... next-generation DNA sequencing platform at the Annual Meeting ...  ASRM will be held from October 15-19, 2011 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Avanir Pharmaceuticals to Present Data at the 2011 American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine/American Society for Neurorehabilitation Medicine Annual Conference 2Good Start Genetics to Announce Validation Study Results for its Next-Generation DNA Sequencing Platform During an Oral Presentation at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) 2
(Date:4/23/2014)... from healthy, unrelated donors was safe and effective ... by Clostridium difficile , according to a ... Diseases and available online. Known as fecal ... given via a colonoscope or a nasogastric tube. ... promising treatment more readily available to patients. , ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... John J. O,Shea, M.D., scientific director at the National ... has been named the 2014 recipient of the Ross ... peer-reviewed, open-access journal Molecular Medicine . The award ... York Academy of Sciences in Manhattan, followed by scientific ... is part of the National Institutes of Health. , ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... have developed a way to detect and measure cancer ... particles with tails of synthetic DNA., A team led ... used gold nanoparticles to target and bind to fragments ... variants, which can indicate the presence and stage of ... in a cell can be determined by examining the ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... New Rochelle, NY, April 23, 2014Men whose testosterone falls ... dysfunction and to be overweight and have heart disease ... designed to identify testosterone-deficient men for further testing and ... Journal of Men,s Health , a peer-reviewed publication from ... free on the Journal of Men,s Health ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... As evidence mounts showing the potential health benefits of ... people are taking supplements. And the chemical industry is ... supplements, health effects could deter growth, so the industry ... claims, according to the cover story in Chemical ... of the American Chemical Society. , Melody M. Bomgardner, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Pilot study suggests ways to widen access to fecal transplants for C. diff infections 2Health News:NIH scientist to receive Ross Prize in Molecular Medicine 2Health News:Gold nanoparticles help target, quantify breast cancer segments in a living cell 2
... Billion Industry and 12% Growth of Frozen Desserts Nationwide Fuels ... ... Feb. 12 Cefiore, Southern,California-based and one of the nation,s fastest-growing ... for,Valentine,s Day. With more than 90% of U.S. households consuming frozen,desserts ...
... Feb. 12 Peter Ochinko, President of Ft.,Lauderdale-based ... initiative,with top-rated risk assessment software developer RiskWatch, Inc. ... the former Corporate Director,of Security at Memorial Healthcare ... impressive that in 2006, Memorial won the,esteemed Lindberg ...
... Blue Buffalo Foundation for Cancer,Research, http://www.petcancerawareness.com, ... for canine and feline cancer,has made a ... in the,nonprofit,s global effort to cure canine ... Foundation has provided financial sponsorship for two,important ...
... Sheets: CGCP), announced that the company will release,results for ... 2007 prior,to market open on Tuesday, March 4, 2008. ... Senior Vice President and Chief Financial,Officer William R. Abbott ... p.m. Eastern time (9:00 a.m. Pacific time) to review ...
... What do smiling Buddhas,and serious dieters have ... to,fucoPROTEIN bars, they just might lose unwanted pounds. ... America fucoPROTEIN bar, a dietary,supplement that contains fucoxanthin. ... a marine thermogenic that burns fat and boosts,metabolism., ...
... Studies show that only 2 in 5 seek any ... and stress,being one of today,s most common disorders, it ... Mental Health America,organization, leaving more than 40 million people ... feelings of anxiety -- muscle tension,headache, nausea, fatigue, or ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Latest Salvo Fired in Frozen Yogurt Wars as Southern California's Fastest-Growing Franchise - Cefiore - Launches New Chocolate Flavor 2Health News:IAS Teams Up with RiskWatch to Offer New Hospital Security and School Security Risk Assessments 2Health News:The Blue Buffalo Foundation for Cancer Research Sponsors Six Morris Animal Foundation Cancer Studies 2Health News:Cardiogenesis Corporation to Report 2007 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results on March 4th 2Health News:Burn Fat with fucoPROTEIN(TM) Bars 2Health News:40 Million Americans Endure Anxiety Everyday 2
Infusion Cannula, 2.0mm....
Subretinal Fluid Cannula, Curved; 20g (0.90) x 1-1/2" (38mm); 12mm Flexible Tubing Extends 6mm Beyond Tip; Curved at 65°....
Micro Vitreoretinal Cannula; Angled; 20g (0.90) x 1" (25mm); Tip Extension: 3mm, 32g (0.23); Angled at 65°, 1mm from Tip....
...
Medicine Products: