TrueVision Adds 3D Flat Panel Displays to its Visualization Platform for Refractive-Cataract Surgery
... First ever 3D flat
panels for Operating & Exam Rooms, Patient ... for microsurgery, announced its new 3D 1080p flat
panel product configurations today at the ... operating rooms and exam rooms will have 3D 1080p flat
panel LCDs to display live and recorded content ...
Beckman Coulter Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results; Earnings Outlook Achieved on Strong Fundamentals
... than 20%.
Total cash instrument sales were flat
with prior year quarter in constant currency, ... to deliver on our earnings commitments, despite flat
cash instrument sales."
Gross profit grew ... committed to zero overhead growth resulting in flat
operating expense. At current exchange rates, ...
Stretchable silicon camera next step to artificial retina
... with a specialized mechanical stage to form a flat
Next, a prefabricated focal plane ... uniformity and fewer aberrations than flat
cameras with similar imaging lenses," said ... better suited for use as retinal implants than flat
detectors," Rogers said. "The ability to wrap ...
Telescope Embedded in Spectacle Lens Promises to Make Driving Easier for Visually Impaired
... design they constructed
is based on spherical and flat
mirrors with the flat
mirrors implemented as
tilted beam splitters that ... and
inclusion of a small tilt of the last flat
mirror (the one closest to the
user's eye), ...
Sale of Colon Cancer Diagnostic Tool to Czech Republic
... colonoscope to determine within seconds
if these flat
or depressed lesions are cancerous or pre-cancer ... in helping physicians detect these flat
'polyps' at an early
stage. In a recent study, it ... to
contain cancerous or precancerous tissue. The flat
or depressed lesions
accounted for 15 percent of ...
CaviWipes(R): Taking Surface Disinfection to a New Level
... of its surface disinfection line,
CaviWipes in a flat
pack. Its unique patented design offers a ... packaging and
adhesive-backed strips. Each flat
pack contains convenient, durable,
nonwoven, ... disinfectant cleaner. CaviWipes in the new flat
pack allows for
easy placement of disinfectant ...
FED-TVs with carbon nanotube technology could supersede plasma and LCD flat screens
... screens of today to be replaced by field emission flat
screen displays (FED-TV). FED-TVs take all the ... nanotubes into devices like these field emission flat
screen displays, an intimate knowledge of the ... which in turn bring the next generation flat
panel televisions and monitors a bit closer to ...
Rodobo International, Inc. Reports Q2 and First Half of 2009
... primarily driven by
volume growth, with average selling price remaining flat
over both periods.
The new product series "Healthy Elderly", launched in ... to support the growth.
Net income was $1.2 million relatively flat
compared to Q2 2008.
Six months financial highlights include:
BioMarin Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... material items, both our R&D and SG&A expenses remained flat
in the first quarter of 2009 compared to the fourth quarter of 2008. We ... by Genzyme, were $36.8 million for the first quarter of 2009, which was flat
compared to net sales by Genzyme for the first quarter of 2008. In the ...
Covance Reports First Quarter Revenue of $441M and EPS of $0.63; Updates Full Year Financial Targets
... Our forecast for Early Development results is to be sequentially flat
in the second quarter, followed by sequential growth in the third and ... historical rates, and demand for early development services would remain flat
coming into the year and would begin to pick up between the second and ...
Beckman Coulter Announces First Quarter 2009 Results
... For the first quarter, total revenue was $691.5 million, down 5.3%, or flat
in constant currency terms. On a constant currency basis, solid recurring ... our 2009 full year outlook for revenue growth remains at 4% to 6%, or flat
on a reported basis," Garrett continued.
"We remain committed to ...
WuXi PharmaTech Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Results
... gains or losses from foreign currency forward
contracts) relatively flat
with 2008 adjusted EBITDA of $72 million
-- Capital expenditures of ... net revenue.
"We expect 2009 adjusted EBITDA to be relatively flat
with 2008 adjusted
EBITDA of $72 million. This includes benefit from ...
Kensey Nash Reports Strong Second Quarter and First Six Month Fiscal Year 2009 Results
... device by St. Jude Medical. Orthopaedic sales were essentially flat
year-over-year at $7.1 million versus $7.2 million in the prior fiscal ... Angio-Seal unit sales exceeded the Company's expectations, royalties were flat
with the comparable quarter of the prior fiscal year due to the negative ...
Amgen's Fourth Quarter 2008 Adjusted Earnings Per Share Increased 6 Percent to $1.06; Full Year 2008 Adjusted Earnings Per Share Increased 6 Percent to $4.55
... Revenue Increased 2 Percent to $15.0 Billion; Fourth Quarter 2008 Revenue flat
at $3.75 Billion
Full Year 2008 GAAP Earnings Per Share Increased 38 ... revenue of $3,751 million in the fourth quarter of 2008 was essentially flat
compared to $3,745 million in the fourth quarter of 2007. For the full ...
Self-assembled materials form mini stem cell lab
... sacs, which have a solid membrane on the outside and liquid inside, and flat
membranes of any shape. The researchers can make the structures large or ... reaction, in which covalent bonds are formed.
In the case of the flat
membrane, the researchers put the peptide amphiphile solution at the ...
Physicists discover gold can be magnetic on the nanoscale
... nanocluster changes its structure from a three-dimensional one to a planar flat
structure. In another paper, they relate their discovery that gold in this ... energetically favored structure. Instead, the optimal structure becomes a flat
planar 20-atom gold island spread on the MgO surface.
Turning off ...
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Outlines Strategy and Productivity Transformation Initiative During Update to Investment Community
... compared to 2007:
-- high single-digit revenue growth; -- overall flat
gross margin, with improvement in Pharmaceuticals margin; -- mid ... in research and development costs; -- all other operating expenses flat
with modest increases in Advertising and Promotion, offset by a ...
String of fullerene pearls
When the pincer-like receptor grasps the fullerene, its flat
aromatic rings spread over the equally flat
ring systems on the fullerene surface. This results in special binding ...
Beckman Coulter Announces Third Quarter 2007 Results
... products were primarily responsible. Diagnostics
product margins were flat
with prior year quarter reflecting overall stable
pricing trends. R&D ... on a comparable basis. Adjusted
non-operating expense is expected to be flat
with prior year. Pretax profit
growth should be 10% to 15% over 2006 on a ...
Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
... Taxotere((R)) (up 9.6%) and Eloxatin((R)) (up 10.0%). Excluding H5N1 contracts, growth was 11.3%. Over the first half as a whole, net sales were flat
due to the end of commercialization of Copaxone((R)) by sanofi-aventis effective April 1, 2008.
In the Other Countries region, second-quarter ...
NeoGenomics Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
... The number of tests per requisition increased by 6.6% primarily due to a change in the mix of test types performed. Average revenue per test was flat
versus last quarter. Gross profit margin remained unchanged from Q1 09 at approximately 55%. Significant investments in sales and marketing ...
Life Sciences Real Estate Outperforming Other Sectors
... some pockets of surprisingly good news,” says Murray W. Wolf, publisher and founding editor of BREI. “Some bio clusters are reporting flat
or even increased space absorption, with little or no increase in vacancy rates. And in some markets, like Greater Boston, vacancy rates for lab ...
The MedZilla Report: June 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health
... companies also showed a reduction of just over one percent, the largest drop in any state in June. Most other states remained relatively flat
-- that is, a change of less than one percent in either direction. The posted jobs are a combination of medicine, sales, and product development.
Cardium's InnerCool Therapies Business to Be Acquired By Royal Philips Electronics
... solutions and new lighting applications, as well as lifestyle products for personal well-being and pleasure with strong leadership positions in flat
TV, male shaving and grooming, portable entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at www.philips.com/newscenter .
New method may accelerate drug discovery for difficult diseases like Parkinson's
... act by wedging themselves into small pockets on the surfaces of target proteins. However, these traditional drugs are unable to adhere to smooth, flat
protein surfaces, rendering the drugs ineffective for inhibiting the key interactions among proteins that occur at these surfaces. Cyclic peptides ...
BioNeutral's Ygiene(TM) Hospital Grade Achieves World Class Independent Test Results in Killing Life Threatening Spores/Organisms
... standard in such a timely fashion is an impressive and significant accomplishment."
"Killing these extremely dangerous microorganisms on a flat
non-porous surface is one thing. Having now proven that our Hospital Grade Ygiene(TM) can hunt them down and kill them where ever they may hide is ...
Nanopillars promise cheap, efficient, flexible solar cells
... two-dimensional solar cell, a nanopillar array offers much more surface for collecting light. Computer simulations have indicated that, compared to flat
surfaces, nanopillar semiconductor arrays should be more sensitive to light, have a greatly enhanced ability to separate electrons from holes, and be ...
Global Prescription Drugs Market to Cross $897 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
... discretionary spending as in most other industries. As such, sales of pharmaceuticals are expected to slowdown in 2009 and 2010, with declines or flat
growth expected in mature markets such as the US, Japan, and Western Europe. The effects of the global economic downturn are expected to vary in ...
Helix BioPharma Announces Q3 2009 Financial Results and Provides Product Development Update
... 30, 2008: $326,000 and $908,000 respectively). Margins, on a percentage basis, for the three and nine month periods ended April 30, 2009 remained flat
throughout the year at 52.7% (three and nine month periods ended April 30, 2008: 57.9% and 58.4% respectively). The decrease in margins reflect in ...
Chicago-Area Pediatricians Offering Unique Test to Detect Vision Problems in Children as Young as Six Months of Age
... software to evaluate the child's entire vision system (from the eye to the brain) without the need for the patient to respond. The test utilizes a flat
panel screen that features fun, child-friendly characters and graphics accompanied by music. The test can be completed in five to seven minutes, ...
Frost & Sullivan: Lower Import Duties and Rising Customer Demand to Boost Russian Electronics Manufacturing Market
... (LCD) components will positively impact market prospects," notes Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Harish Natesan. "The increasing demand for flat
panel display (FPD) products will be another key factor influencing the growth of the Russian electronics manufacturing market."
The demand for ...
American Oriental Bioengineering Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... outstanding convertible notes in the first
quarter of 2009, which did not occur in the first quarter of 2008, net income
performance was roughly flat
on a year over year basis. Net income per
diluted share was $0.11 in the first quarter of 2009 compared to $0.12 per
diluted share in the first ...
Obama Budget Level Funds Career Technical Education
... Administration recognizes the need for an investment in career technical education, however I am disappointed that the President's budget proposes flat
funding for Perkins," said Kimberly A. Green, executive director of the National Association of State Directors of Career and Technical Education ...
Savient Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... for product returns year over year. We expect that revenues from Oxandrin and our authorized generic product oxandrolone will decrease or remain flat
in future periods, due to generic competition and overall demand for the product.
Cost of goods sold increased $0.2 million, or 47%, to $0.5 ...
Cambrex Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
... from $7.5 million in the first quarter 2008. Operating Profit, excluding 2008 Restructuring Expenses and Strategic Alternative Costs of $811, was flat
quarter over quarter. EBITDA was $13.0 million, or 21.7% of sales, compared to adjusted EBITDA of $13.5 million, or 21.9% of sales last year. This ...
Caliper Life Sciences Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
... for the second quarter of 2009 is $28 to $31 million. On an organic basis, the midpoint of this range would result in revenues being approximately flat
compared to pro forma revenue of $30.7 million in the second quarter 2008, after taking into account the divested products lines as well as ...
Nanophysicists find unexpected magnetic effect
... onto a surface.
Untiedt knew that Natelson worked on similar-sized systems that were created in a wholly different way, by laying down metals on a flat
surface. So Untiedt arranged for a travel grant from the Spanish government and Natelson agreed to oversee Calvo's recreation of the study at Rice. ...
The MedZilla Report: March 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health
... change career paths.
Though there were a few exceptions, the number of jobs posted on a state-by-state basis remained relatively flat
-- which is to say, a one percent swing in either direction. Massachusetts companies posted five percent more jobs in March than in February, while ...
Eklin Medical Systems to Showcase RapidStudy(TM) CDx Digital Radiography Systems at CVC East
... that can be digitally enhanced for viewing far better detail, resulting in closer scrutiny of potential areas of concern. Now, Eklin offers either flat
panel or CCD (Charge Couple Device) DR solutions plus on-site and remote PACS, all based on DICOM standards.
The RapidStudy CDx is designed ...
Ancient diatoms lead to new technology for solar energy
... it more efficient."
The physics of this process, Rorrer said, are not fully understood but it clearly works. More so than materials in a simple flat
layer, the tiny holes in diatom shells appear to increase the interaction between photons and the dye to promote the conversion of light to ...