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BioTrends Releases TreatmentTrends(TM): US Nephrology, an Ongoing Syndicated Publication Providing Insight into Physician Perceptions and Management of Renal Anemia, Hyperphosphatemia, and Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

... control in dialysis patients. A more near-term shift in market dynamics will likely come from the ... Medical Care's PhosLo. Another recent market shift came with the introduction of Genzyme's Renvela ... over 50% of Nephrologists reporting they would shift away from IV Vitamin D to oral Vitamin D as their ...

Ultrafast optical shutter is switched entirely by laser light

... than we thought possible, says Haglund. It can shift from transparent to reflective and back to ... the crystal lattice of the VO2, driving it to shift from its transparent, crystalline form to its ... The laser light doesnt produce this shift by heating the VO2 lattice until it melts, as the ...

PDI Reports 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results

... what has been a slow period in the industry, and given the strategic shift in how big pharmaceutical companies are approaching outsourced sales, ... we have begun to benefit from the pharmaceutical industry's strategic shift in outsourced sales, the first half of 2009 was particularly challenging ...

2009 is Healthy for Asia

... crisis and the global economy meltdown has contributed to a significant shift in the Healthcare industry in 2009. Healthcare in Asia Pacific will not be ... to the greater healthcare costs pressures, 2009 will also see the paradigm shift in healthcare spend in Asia from being treatment centric to move towards ...

SemBioSys announces second quarter 2008 financial and operational results

... periods last year. The difference is primarily related to the shift in the stage of development of the Company from research to preclinical ... corresponding periods last year. The difference is primarily due to the shift in Botaneco's activities from essentially entirely business development ...

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (GEN) Blog: International Students in the United States - A Diminishing Pool of Talent for Biotech?

... the U.S. economy. One of the key questions put forward by Koeris: "Is the shift of perception and the subsequent decline in applications of international graduate students following the shift in policy reversible, or is the U.S. slowly losing its position as the ...

Beaumont Hospitals in Michigan Selects Halogen Software for Pay for Performance System

... module implemented in just few months, organization kicks off culture shift to promote, reward organization and personal ... that the transition to pay for performance this would be a major paradigm shift affecting how the organization recognizes, measures and rewards ...

Shire plc: IFRS Results for the Year Ending December 31, 2007

... wholesaler de-stocking of initial launch stocks in 2006, the continued shift to the 1 gram strength tablet launched in 2006, partially offset by higher ... as a percentage of product sales in 2007 over 2006 was primarily due to a shift in product mix resulting from increased sales of launched products, which ...

Carrington Subsidiary DelSite Starts Making Test Batches of First Bird Flu Vaccine Offering Needle-free Self-Administration

... user-friendly delivery system would serve to complete the vaccine paradigm shift away from needles and cold storage/distribution as was started by ... powder platform developed by DelSite will complete this total paradigm shift and, clearly, without a sting." "GelVac(TM) powder has been shown to ...

Hologic Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Operating Results

... reduction in the number of bone densitometry systems sold and a slight shift to lower end bone densitometry systems with lower average selling ... impairment charge of $2.0 million in the current quarter and a shift to more systems with fewer features, lower selling prices and earning ...

GelVac(TM) Nasal Powder H5N1 (Bird Flu) Influenza Vaccine Passes Preclinical Toxicology Studies

... formulation technologies." Dr. Turner added, "There is a true paradigm shift underway in vaccines from the classical needle delivery to a more ... the shift, and I believe our nasal powder technology will complete the shift to a patient-friendly vaccination formulation and will open up markets ...

Experiments reveal unexpected activity of fuel cell catalysts

... find some way to eliminate the impurities, and thats where the water-gas shift reaction comes into play. The water-gas shift (WGS) reaction combines CO with water to produce additional hydrogen gas ...

Synthetech Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results

... $41,000 in the comparable period of fiscal 2009. As a cautionary measure, in May 2009, Synthetech implemented a reduction in force and modified its shift schedules to reduce the cost of overtime pay. As a result of these changes, Synthetech incurred $53,000 of severance costs in the first quarter of ...

iCardiac Expands Sales and Marketing Team

... iCardiac at this exciting transformation point in the cardiac core laboratory industry," said Ms. Boyle. "iCardiac has driven a dramatic shift in the industry by establishing the company as both a leader in Highly Automated QT evaluation as well as advanced techniques for avoiding false ...

MUSA Technology Partners Introduces Linux/Open Source Service Desk

... are rapidly seeing extraordinary deployment success. We expect companies in several different industries to make either a specific or universal shift to Open Source applications to reap the benefit of lower costs and higher customizability. Our decision to introduce formal support services is aimed ...

Digitas Health Expands Adding Two Key Locations

... by digital channels that change the very nature of how pharmaceutical companies and brands relate to patients and doctors alike. As budgets shift rapidly to favor these new channels, our clients are pushing our work across borders at an increasing pace. Our international expansion begins in ...

Histogen Hair Regrowth Clinical Trial Presented at ISHRS Annual Meeting

... that stimulates growth of new hairs along with increasing the thickness of existing hairs. Histogen's HSC represents a potentially major paradigm shift from conventional treatment options to one that can promote the growth of new or dormant hairs using principles of the body's own regenerative ...

Prof. Mario Tredici Shared Views on Algae Projects with Algae Business Players at Algae World!

... treatment while research into cost-effective bioethanol, biodiesel and other bioenergy production continues behind the scenes. The change reflects a shift from the Algae Biofuels hype to sustainable business models. The rapidly evolving Algae business will take center stage at the upcoming 2nd Algae ...

Champions Biotechnology Partners with Do-Coop Technologies to Advance Its Novel Oncology Compound Into Biomerk Tumorgraft(TM) Testing

... and commercialization of its own novel and proprietary water-based nanotechnology, branded as Neowater((R)). Neowater((R)) displays a clear shift in water known physical properties due to the unique organization and interaction between water, suspended nanoparticles and carbon dioxide. Do-Coop ...

iZumi Bio and Pierian Merge to Form iPierian to Advance Cellular Reprogramming

... in the field of stem cell science," said CEO John Walker. "Drs. Daley, Melton and Rubin share our conviction that this effort represents a paradigm shift in the way drug discovery and development will be conducted in the future and maintain a clear focus on the development of new therapeutics." ...

Global Prescription Drugs Market to Cross $897 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

... the differences in respective market characteristics. The global prescription drugs market is currently witnessing, and would further witness, a shift in terms of market growth from matured markets towards emerging markets. Patent expiries of major drugs, and subsequent entry of generics that are ...

New England Journal of Medicine Study Highlights Need for Rapid, PCR-based Group B Streptococcus (GBS) Testing at Time of Admission for Labor and Delivery

... Molecular Diagnostic Platform The GeneXpert System is a closed, self-contained, fully-integrated and automated platform that represents a paradigm shift in the automation of molecular analysis, producing accurate results in a timely manner with minimal risk of contamination. The GeneXpert System is ...

Healthy Advice Networks Announces Improved Patient Outcomes in Physicians' Offices with Healthy Advice Programs

... early detection. We know that the more informed patients are, the better their outcomes can be." "As the healthcare environment continues to shift its focus to improved health outcomes and patients take a more active role in their health," added Tom Campbell, General Manager at Healthy Advice ...

A*STAR scientists invent the world's only controllable molecule gear of minuscule size of 1.2nm

... first in the world to invent a molecular gear of the size of 1.2nm whose rotation can be deliberately controlled. This achievement marks a radical shift in the scientific progress of molecular machines and is published on 15 June 2009 2 in Nature Materials 3 , one of the most prestigious journals ...

PAREXEL Experts to Present Leading Insights at Drug Information Association 45th Annual Meeting

... Senior Director of Public Relations PAREXEL International Tel: +781-434-4409 Email: Jennifer.Baird@PAREXEL.com Rebecca Passo shift Communications Tel: +617-779-1817 Email: rpasso@shiftcomm.com ...

AFFiRiS AG: Atherosclerosis Vaccine Development Receives EU Support

... reduces "good" HDL and has a detrimental impact on the ratio of LDLc to HDLc. In the future, our vaccine will reduce the activity of this protein and shift the balance of HDLc and LDLc in the blood back in favour of HDLc. Outlining the major benefit of the AFFITOME(R) technology, project manager ...

Amgen Exercises Option for Exclusive License to Cytokinetics' Cardiac Contractility Program That Includes CK-1827452

... the activity of the cardiac myosin motor protein. Cardiac myosin activators accelerate the rate-limiting step of the myosin enzymatic cycle and shift the enzymatic cycle in favor of the force-producing state. This inotropic mechanism results not in an increase in the velocity of cardiac ...

PAREXEL Consulting Experts To Present Insights Into Achieving Regulatory Approval at the 2009 BIO International Convention

... Senior Director of Public Relations PAREXEL International Tel: +781-434-4409 Email: Jennifer.Baird@PAREXEL.com Rebecca Passo shift Communications Tel: +617-779-1817 Email: rpasso@shiftcomm.com ...

American Oriental Bioengineering Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... the first quarter of 2009, roughly flat to the prior year period, reflecting continued demand for Boke nasal spray and Jinji Yimucao products and a shift of Jinji Capsule products from OTC to prescription sales. Nutraceutical products generated revenue of approximately $8.9 million in the first ...

Global Financial Crisis Making Biotech Business Model Unsustainable, According to Ernst & Young

... budgetary constraints and mitigate pricing pressures on innovative drugs, permitting better margins. US healthcare reform: The potential shift toward universal healthcare coverage in the world's largest drug market will likely incorporate pay-for-performance in reimbursement decisions. ...

The Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) Market: A Frost & Sullivan Briefing on Changing Dynamics

... ) The API market, traditionally dominated by small molecule drugs, is currently witnessing a rapid shift towards biopharmaceuticals. At the same time the manufacturing volume outsourced to contract manufacturing firms is on the rise. As plain vanilla ...

Sandia researchers construct carbon nanotube device that can detect colors of the rainbow

... In the nanoscale color detector, light strikes a chromophore and causes a conformational change in the molecule, which in turn causes a threshold shift on a transistor made from a single-walled carbon nanotube. "In our eyes the neuron is in front of the retinal molecule, so the light has to ...

Microbix Announces A New Technology Platform For The SST Project

... Royalty rates may change subject to the definitive agreement, the markets may not sustain the premium for sexed product should world economies shift significantly. Market utilization rates may not be reached. Market value of products may vary. Patents may not provide adequate protection for the ...

Company to Provide Technology Platform for Digital Data Collection of Computerized Patient Records

... that the industry is planning for electronic health records to be used as a tool to reform health care. The Obama administration also intends to shift Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement toward paying for better health outcomes, which will be measured and monitored using technology. The new ...

Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Opportunity for 'Main Street' Biotech

... contributors to our healthcare crisis. Preventive care programs could significantly reduce the human and financial costs of diabetes. The impending shift to preventive care has opened the door for a small company like Epinex to make a big difference in the healthcare system and in the lives of ...

PAREXEL Receives BioSingapore Award for Best Performing CRO

... Senior Director of Public Relations PAREXEL International Tel: +781-434-4409 Email: Jennifer.Baird@PAREXEL.com Rebecca Passo shift Communications Tel: +617-779-1817 Email: rpasso@shiftcomm.com ...

Genencor Shows How Industrial Biotech Breakthroughs Contribute to the New Green Economy

... industrial challenges through biotechnology," says Matthew Gardner, President and CEO of BayBio, who moderated an executive panel. "They represent a shift toward applying science to building the green economy, which will help spur economic growth in California and nationally." Showcase highlights ...

Magellan to Receive Frost & Sullivan 2009 North American Product Innovation Award; Three-Minute LeadCare(R) II Test Identifies Children with Lead Poisoning

... on tests measuring neuro-behavioral development. The CDC funded the development of LeadCare II as a CLIA-waived device to enable a paradigm shift in lead testing so practitioners can test, educate, and take action to confirm elevated results and treat lead poisoning if necessary -- instantly, ...

PAREXEL Experts to Address Benefits of Rigorous Early Phase Development at Annual ASCPT Meeting

... Senior Director of Public Relations PAREXEL International Tel: +781-434-4409 Email: Jennifer.Baird@PAREXEL.com Rebecca Passo shift Communications Tel: +617-779-1817 Email: rpasso@shiftcomm.com ...

PAREXEL Expert to Address Value of Incorporating Asia Into Global Clinical Development at BioMedical Asia 2009

... Senior Director of Public Relations PAREXEL International Tel: +781-434-4409 Email: Jennifer.Baird@PAREXEL.com Rebecca Passo shift Communications Tel: +617-779-1817 Email: rpasso@shiftcomm.com ...
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