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Biopolymers Symposium 2009 Teams with Carbonfund.org to Create a Zero-Carbon Event

... those emissions to make the event carbon neutral by supporting energy efficiency, renewable energy ... its attendees peace of mind by providing a carbon neutral event. Gain information on speakers, ... and learn more about making the event carbon neutral by visiting www.carbonfund.org . "As ...

Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... savings of between $14 million and $18 million in 2009. We were cash flow neutral in the second quarter and maintained our cash, cash equivalents and ... continue to carefully manage our business, with the goal to be cash flow neutral for the year. In addition, we are excited about our long-term prospects. ...

Glenmark's Novel Molecule for Diabetes, Melogliptin to Enter Phase III Trials

... in achieving glycemic control with low incidence of hypoglycemia and neutral effect on body weight - Global Phase III trials likely to start by ... patients taking Melogliptin experienced low incidence of hypoglycemia and neutral effect on body weight. In this 12-week, randomized, double-blind, ...

AEterna Zentaris Discloses Preliminary Phase 2 Trial Results for Perifosine in Combination with Radiotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

... the expected range. Marcel Verheij, M.D., Ph.D., lead investigator, "The neutral outcome of this study is related to the unexpectedly high number of ... President and Chief Medical Officer at AEterna Zentaris,"In light of these neutral results and an unchanged safety profile, we can concentrate our efforts on ...

A supercharged metal-ion generator

... The great advantage of HIPIMS is to increase the ratio of metal ions to neutral atoms reaching the substrate, which makes for great improvements in ... to knock out yet more target atoms. Some of the sputtered atoms remain neutral and may fly straight to the substrate; others are ionized and may return ...

Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Q3 2007 Sales Increase 14.0%, Yielding Diluted EPS of $.54.

... half of 2007, with the expectation that the acquisition will be about neutral to full year 2007 earnings. The effective tax rates for both Q3 2007 and ... not expected to begin until 2008, with financial results expected to be neutral to mildly accretive to earnings next year. Management expects annual ...

New SPE Cation Exchange Technology From Varian Simplifies Extraction of Basic Compounds

... Elut Plexa is a general purpose choice for a wide range of acid, basic and neutral analytes. Plexa PCX is designed specifically to provide a single, simple ... cation exchange capability. This advanced SPE sorbent effectively removes neutral and acidic interferences from the sample matrix and concentrates ...

Palatin Technologies, Inc. Receives U.S. Patent Allowance for Heart Failure Drug Candidate

... at Palatin. PL-3994 has an extended half-life, with reduced affinity for natriuretic peptide clearance receptors and increased resistance to neutral endopeptidase, an endogenous enzyme that degrades natriuretic peptides. The result is a drug candidate with improved pharmacokinetic and ...

IIVS Announces Initiation by EPA of a Pilot Program to Evaluate Non-Animal Eye-Irritation Methods

... - provided data from in vitro as well as previously conducted animal studies on more than 300 representative cleaning products. IIVS, acting as a neutral party, collated the data, filled gaps with additional non-animal testing, and analyzed the predictive capacity of the alternative approach. Strong ...

Transave Enters Into Cooperative Research Agreement With NIH To Study ARIKACE(TM) In Nontuberculous Mycobacteria

... while minimizing systemic exposure. The treatment uses biocompatible lipids endogenous to the lung that are formulated into small (0.3 micron), neutral liposomes that enable penetration of the biofilm and are highly efficient, with a very low lipid-to-drug ratio (0.65). ARIKACE can be delivered ...

Environmental Tectonics Corporation Announces Sale of Additional Monoplace Hyperbaric Chambers

... operating in the New York Tri-State area. They are also a NASA and U.S. Military Hyper/Hypobaric contractor known for their work in underwater zero-G neutral buoyancy astronaut training and high altitude simulation systems. Glenn Butler, President & CEO of Life Support Technologies, ...

Horizon Therapeutics Names Dr. Jeffrey W. Sherman Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

... Drug Information Association (DIA), a global, nonprofit, multidisciplinary, professional association of approximately 18,000 members which provides a neutral forum for sharing information that optimizes the process of drug development and lifecycle management. He has been a member of the DIA Board of ...

Varian Medical Systems Acquires Assets of IKOEmed and IKOEtech; Acquisition to Add Software for Accelerating Radiotherapy Treatment Planning

... market leading Eclipse(TM) treatment planning software for radiotherapy, radiosurgery, and brachytherapy. Varian anticipates the acquisition be neutral to earnings for the company in the current fiscal year and accretive thereafter. "We expect that our worldwide sales, service, and support network ...

Does Synthetic Biology Need Synthesized Ethics?

... national memorial to President Wilson established by Congress in 1968 and headquartered in Washington, D.C. The Center establishes and maintains a neutral forum for free, open, and informed dialogue. It is a nonpartisan institution, supported by public and private funds and engaged in the study of ...

Covance to Present at the Drug Information Association's 45th Annual Meeting

... and regulatory agencies worldwide. Through its domestic and international meetings, training courses, workshops and webinars, DIA provides a neutral global forum for the exchange of information critical to the advancement of the drug discovery and lifecycle management processes. Headquartered in ...

Senator Arlen Specter and Richard Gephardt Headline Policy Forum on U.S. Medical Innovation, Highlight Achieving 'Recovery Through Discovery'

... twofold: to foster values-based leadership, encouraging individuals to reflect on the ideals and ideas that define a good society, and to provide a neutral and balanced venue for discussing and acting on critical issues. The Aspen Institute does this primarily in four ways: seminars, young-leader ...

Drug Information Association Launches New 45th Annual Meeting Online

... industry and regulatory affairs worldwide. Through its domestic and international meetings, training courses, workshops and webinars, DIA provides a neutral global forum for the exchange of information critical to the advancement of the drug discovery and lifecycle management processes. Headquartered in ...

Synthetic Biology on the Rise

... national memorial to President Wilson established by Congress in 1968 and headquartered in Washington, D.C. The Center establishes and maintains a neutral forum for free, open, and informed dialogue. It is a nonpartisan institution, supported by public and private funds and engaged in the study of ...

Resverlogix Provides Quarterly Update

... of which all director and officers expired options were priced below current market value. Given the expiry of these options, the new grant has a neutral effect on the capital structure of the company. The stock options plan provides for the issuance of up to a maximum of 10% of the issued and ...

Gen-Probe Completes Acquisition of Tepnel Life Sciences

... London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR), which was recently 0.5 percent. On a non-GAAP basis, Gen-Probe anticipates the transaction will be neutral to the Company's 2009 earnings per share (EPS), and accretive to its 2010 EPS. Gen-Probe expects to update its 2009 financial guidance to include ...

Nearly 70 Percent of Health Professionals Support Biotechnology's Use in Food Products

... overall favorable view of agricultural biotechnology for use in food products (68 percent). One in ten hold a negative view, while the remainder are neutral in opinion or unsure, suggesting a need for more outreach. When informed that biotechnology can be used to enhance soybeans in precise ways, the ...

Insmed Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Financial Results

... capabilities, and provides us with a substantial cash infusion that positions us well for future growth. In the short-term, we expect to be cash neutral for the balance of 2009 as we continue moving ahead with our IPLEX(TM) programs for MMD and ALS. In addition, we intend to pursue a comprehensive ...

Valdoxan(R) Granted Marketing Authorisation for the Treatment of Major Depressive Episodes in Europe

... reduce the incidence of relapse in depressive patients over the long term(4) - Valdoxan preserves sexual functioning, is weight neutral and offers a favourable tolerability profile, thus resulting in better adherence and remission in depressed patients(6) - Valdoxan ...

Shire to Enter European ADHD Market With the Acquisition of EQUASYM(R) IR and XL

... for the acquisition of global rights (ex-USA, Canada and Barbados) on completion of the transaction. The acquisition is expected to be earnings neutral for 2009 and accretive from 2010 on a Non GAAP basis. In addition, small milestone payments may become payable in 2009 and 2010 if certain net sales ...

Cheaper materials could be key to low-cost solar cells

... Science & Technology , examines the two most pressing challenges to large-scale deployment of solar photovoltaics as the world moves toward a carbon neutral future: cost per kilowatt hour and total resource abundance. The UC Berkeley study evaluated 23 promising semiconducting materials and discovered ...

SenesTech, Inc. Appoints Susan Airhart to Board of Directors

... company located in Flagstaff, Arizona, on the Northern Arizona Center for Emerging Technology campus. SenesTech specializes in environmentally neutral population management products for companion animals and wildlife. ...

BioMS Medical to present at BIO CEO and Investor Conference

... This conference aims to bring together institutional investors, industry analysts, and senior biotechnology executives in a neutral and collaborative forum to examine investment opportunities and issues affecting the industry. For more information visit ...

Jatropha Sector Reality Check: Still Viable In Volatile Times? Upcoming Webcast Shares Latest Insights

... interest during today's global recession How to transform a Jatropha project idea into a profitable business Strategizing to create carbon neutral Jatropha projects In light of recent economic and Jatropha developments, Dr. Taverner commented on both the challenges and rewards expected for ...

Abbott Expands Its Growing Medical Device Business With Acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics (AMO)

... net debt at the time of closing. The Boards of Directors of AMO and Abbott have approved the transaction. Abbott expects the transaction to be neutral to ongoing earnings per share in 2009, and accretive beginning in 2010, both before one-time transaction-related costs, which will be provided at a ...

Abbott Announces Earnings Guidance for 2009

... includes the acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics (AMO) as announced today (see separate news release). Abbott expects the AMO transaction to be neutral to ongoing earnings per share in 2009 and accretive in 2010, both before one-time transaction-related costs, which will be provided at a later date. ...

VIASPACE Plants Biofuel & Animal Feed Grass and Signs Land Lease in China

... on green energy with its fuel cartridges for fuel cell powered notebook computers and mobile phones, and on China Giant King Grass as a carbon neutral alternative fuel feedstock. A major advantage of the grass is that it has an immediate market as an animal feed. We project that we can generate ...

Progress toward new storage media

... a highly ordered micro- or nanostructure. By using special unconventional micro- and nanolithographic techniques, the team was able to "print" a neutral iron(II) complex onto a silicon wafer in the form of very fine lines. In this process, the nanocrystals organize themselves into a preferred ...

SenesTech, Inc. Initiates Research Field Trials for ContraPest(R) in Indonesia

... to rat poison will be used to cause permanent reproductive failure in female rice field rats (Rattus argentiventer). The environmentally neutral active ingredient in ContraPest(R) targets the ovaries of female rats, and selectively destroys early-stage egg cells. When these cells become ...

Consumers Looking to Sustainable Food Production to Feed Global Population

... Overall favorable impression of plant biotechnology remained little changed from past years, with 84 percent of consumers having favorable or neutral impressions of using biotechnology with plants . The majority of Americans would be likely to purchase foods from plants produced through ...

DIA Co-located Conference to Examine Outsourcing and Project Management Best Practices

... and regulatory industries worldwide. Through its domestic and international meetings, training courses, workshops and webinars, DIA provides a neutral global forum for the exchange of information critical to the advancement of the drug discovery and lifecycle management processes. Headquartered in ...

Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Abbott Spine, an Innovator in Spinal Technology

... to be approximately $0.03 dilutive to adjusted diluted earnings per share in the fourth quarter of 2008, between $0.08 and $0.10 dilutive in 2009 and neutral to slightly dilutive in 2010. These estimates exclude one-time charges related to the purchase price allocation for acquired inventory, restructuring ...

Understanding the science of solar-based energy: more researchers are better than one

... an electrical conducting glass electrode, the new catalyst, made from the earth-abundant materials cobalt and phosphate, produces oxygen gas from neutral pH water using a relatively low potential at room temperature and pressure (see video). Even though the catalytic reaction is still not yet ...

Alkemists Sets The Bar, Becoming a 'Green' Analytical Laboratory

... "As a contributing factor in the various environmental issues I feel that it is our responsibility to be accountable in some way. Going carbon neutral is a great and incredibly simple way to move forward in a meaningful attempt to undo the harmful byproducts of operating an analytical laboratory. In ...

Golden scales

... advantages and opens the door to new possibilities, as Jensen explained. "Unlike mass spectrometry, our device does not require the ionization of neutral atoms or molecules that can destroy samples such as proteins. Also unlike mass spectrometers, our carbon nanotube mass sensor becomes more sensitive ...

NuVasive Completes Acquisition of Osteocel Biologics Business

... per share in 2008 because of an in-process R&D charge of approximately $15-$20 million. Excluding this charge, the Company expects the result to be neutral earnings in both 2008 and 2009. Deal Structure NuVasive is making a closing payment of $35 million in cash. Osiris will continue to supply ...
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