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Study reveals current multi-component vaccines may need reworking

... of its bond to the MHC class II protein. kinetic stability determines whether, in the face of ... Sant and colleagues have determined how the kinetic stability of the MHC:peptide bond has its effect. ... for stable peptide:MHC class II complexes. kinetic stability may influence both the B and T cell ...

ForteBio Launches New Biosensor for Kinetic Analysis and Screening of Human IgG Antibodies

... more cost-effective, easy-to-use and rapid kinetic characterization and screening of human IgG ... bioprocessing and cell line development who study kinetic characterization of human IgG antibodies and ... Bio-Layer Interferometry technology to enable kinetic profiling of human IgGs against analyte in a ...

InterMune Reports Results from Triple Combination Study of ITMN-191

... in collaboration with Roche (SWX: ROG). Viral kinetic performance and safety results were reported for ... (q12h) and every eight hours (q8h). Viral kinetic Performance After 14 days of triple ... to ITMN-191. Summary of Viral kinetic Assessments Following 14 Days of Treatment ...

Kinetic Technologies, Makers of Conquer(R), Introduces New Website

... LEXINGTON, Ky., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- kinetic Technologies, the makers of Conquer(R), introduce ... eye care solution, ear care solution and shampoo. kinetic recently introduced a feline product line which ... supplements while shopping for their animals. kinetic Technologies recently passed the National Animal ...

Controversial medication may decrease spasms for infants with epilepsy

... in infancy. This study used a form of peripheral vision testing, called kinetic perimetry, which is effective in detecting peripheral field defects ... of 572 grams. This frequency is lower than previous observations using kinetic perimetry in older children or adults. The cumulative VGB doses and ...

Ramsey, N.J. Therapist's Lectures to International Medical Professionals & Provides Treatment to Professional Athletes at Home and Abroad

... caliber of training and therapy that the pro athletes receive, call the kinetic Physical Therapy, at (201) 327-1990. Evan can't promise that you'll play ... Contact Information: Brian McGowan Director of Marketing kinetic Physical Therapy 171 Lake Street Ramsey, N.J. 07446 (201) ...

Hill-Rom Reports Third Quarter Financial Results

... TeleTracking. The second was the sale of certain intellectual property related to negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) via an auction process to kinetic Concepts. The net value after fees associated with these transactions is captured as a gain on sale from non-strategic assets of $10.2 million. ...

United States Patent Office Issues Decision in Re-examination Proceedings

... (Patent Office) has issued actions in re-examination proceedings involving three of the negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) patents licensed to kinetic Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: KCI ), confirming the patentability of the re-examined claims. The re-examination proceedings are still pending, and Smith ...

Deaths, Injuries Increase With Higher Speed Limits

... and reduce the societal cost of motor vehicle crashes," he added. Although many factors contribute to passenger injury during a vehicle crash, the kinetic energy transferred to the occupants is the causal agent of injury, Friedman said. "Speed kills. When travel speeds increase, the energy ...

UK Court of Appeal Rules in Smith & Nephew's Favour

... that the UK Court of Appeal has ruled as invalid all claims asserted against Smith and Nephew of the patent EP 0 626 720 that is licensed to kinetic Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: KCI ). As a result, the preliminary injunction against Smith & Nephew's RENASYS(TM)-F NPWT system has been lifted. ...

Life Spine(R) Announces Nationwide Market Introduction of KINETIC(R)-SL Dynamic Anterior Cervical Plating System

... anterior cervical plating system that we have successfully brought to market. It combines the unique internally dynamizing features of the original kinetic System along with the zero-step locking mechanism of the NEO(R)-SL static plating system. Surgeons involved with the limited release of KINETIC-SL ...

Smith & Nephew Encouraged by United Kingdom NPWT Patent Court Decision

... 7 out of the 10 claims asserted against Smith & Nephew of the Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) patent EP 0620720, that is licensed to kinetic Concepts, Inc. (KCI) (NYSE: KCI ). The 3 other claims asserted in the patent remain in effect in the United Kingdom. The decision is subject to ...

One Thousand Miles and Counting: Fusion Hybrid Breaks 1,000 Miles on Single Tank, Presses on

... Applying the "Pulse and Glide" technique while maintaining the flow of traffic; Minimize excessive engine workload by using the vehicle's kinetic forward motion to climb hills, and use downhill momentum to build speed; and Avoiding bumps and potholes that can reduce momentum ...

2-day results predict ultimate response to therapy in chronic hepatitis C

... Americans. Most important was the new finding that these differences were statistically significant by day 2 of treatment, and that this early viral kinetic measurement was a reliable predictor of ultimate SVR rates. After 28 days of treatment, 22 percent of Caucasian Americans, but only 12 percent of ...

German Federal Patent Court Invalidates Wake Forest NPWT Patents Licensed to KCI

... SN; NYSE: SNN ) announced that the German Federal Patent Court in Munich has held the Wake Forest patent for negative pressure (NPWT) licensed to kinetic Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: KCI ) invalid in Germany. "Having cleared this legal hurdle in Germany ensures our ability to provide patients with ...

Seahorse XF96 Extracellular Flux Analyzer Wins Best New Product Award for DRUG DISCOVERY at 2009 Molecular Medicine Conference

... real-time measurement of cellular bioenergetics, announced today that the XF96 Extracellular Flux Analyzer, the first analytical instrument for the kinetic measure of mitochondrial oxygen consumption and cytoplasmic glycolysis in a 96-well microplate, was selected as the Best New Product for Drug ...

American Red Cross of Greater New York Launches New Effort to Recruit 10,000 Disaster Volunteers

... on signing up for the program. In addition to the agency's work developing the creative, Ogilvy's media unit, Neo@Ogilvy and WPP sister agency kinetic were able to secure approximately $2.5 million worth of donated media for the cause from various media companies. The ads will appear on the Reuters ...

Best New Product Awards Winners Named at Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference

... for the study of ovarian cancer. Seahorse XF96 Extracellular Flux Analyzer The Seahorse XF96 Analyzer is the first analytical instrument for the kinetic measurement of mitochondrial oxygen consumption and cytoplasmic glycolysis in a 96-well microplate. The easy-to-use instrument assays cells in ...

Smith & Nephew Advanced Wound Management Comments on Temporary Injunction in United Kingdom

... division (LSE: SN; NYSE: SNN ) announced that on Tuesday, the Specialist Patents Court in the High Court of Justice of England and Wales granted kinetic Concepts, Inc (NYSE: KCI ) a temporary injunction prohibiting Smith & Nephew from commercializing foam dressing kits for negative pressure ...

MEDRAD Sponsors PET Research with University of Zurich

... patients with tumors in the chest or abdomen and compare standard quantitative techniques, such as standard uptake value (SUV), with more advanced kinetic and compartmental models. One of the primary goals of the research is to explore how controlled delivery technology can enable dynamic imaging by ...

Particle Sciences Develops Zero-Order-Release Combination Device Technology

... been used by Particles Sciences to develop drug eluting vaginal rings. "Drug release from polymeric materials often follows a burst/first-order kinetic profile which may not be clinically desired," explained Andrew Loxley, Director of New Technologies. "Traditionally the burst effect has been reduced ...

Cancer research highlights

... common in the clinical setting. Talk (SU-HH-AUD C-07), "Classification of Breast Carcinoma Subtypes Using Computer-Extracted Morphological and kinetic Features in DCE-MRI" is at 5:12 p.m. on Sunday, July 26, 2008 in Auditorium C. Abstract: http://www.aapm.org/meetings/amos2/pdf/35-8548-9547-137.pdf ...

Tepha Announces Appointment of John Hartnett as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

... by an expanding list of corporate partners that now includes Aesculap AG, ENTrigue Surgical, HemCon Medical Technologies, the Lifecell subsidiary of kinetic Concepts (NYSE: KCI ), NMT Medical (Nasdaq: NMTI ), and Tornier, Inc. Tepha received its first FDA 510(k) clearance for its TephaFLEX(R) Absorbable ...

Study recommends development of standards for pediatric doses in nuclear medicine

... handled differently in infants and young children. For example, circulation time in newborns is faster than it is in adult patients. These and other kinetic and metabolic differences can make a difference in the doses children require. The wide range of disorders, body sizes, stages of development, and ...

KineMed Licenses GeneGo's MetaCore

... Inc. has licensed MetaCore for application to its ongoing multi-center Phase II prognostic study of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). KineMed's kinetic biomarker of CLL flux as a predictor of disease course is intended to stratify indolent (simmering) versus aggressive disease. "KineMed's ...

Mergent, Inc. Announces Changes to the HealthShares(TM) Composite Index, Dermatology and Wound Care Index and Orthopedic Repair Index - Correction

... GENZ ) will replace LifeCell Corp. (Nasdaq: LIFC ) in the HealthShares(TM) Orthopedic Repair Index. LifeCell Corp. is being acquired by kinetic Concepts Inc. (NYSE: KCI ) through a cash tender offer. It was previously reported that Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: LGND ) would replace ...

Mergent, Inc. Announces Changes to the HealthShares(TM) Composite Index, HealthShares(TM) Dermatology and Wound Care Index and HealthShares(TM) Orthopedic Repair Index

... GENZ ) will replace LifeCell Corp. (Nasdaq: LIFC ) in the HealthShares(TM) Orthopedic Repair Index. LifeCell Corp. is being acquired by kinetic Concepts Inc. (NYSE: KCI ) through a cash tender offer. The HealthShares(TM) Composite Index consists of the 80 largest companies, by market ...

Woodrin 'Woody' Grossman Appointed to MedCath's Board of Directors

... as Senior Vice President-Strategy and Development of Odyssey HealthCare Inc. from January 2006 to December 2007. He currently serves on the board of kinetic Concepts Inc. and IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. Mr. Grossman holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and a bachelor's ...

Recognizing outstanding young researchers

... to develop a process called high-throughput multiplexing gas chromatography, which can be used to identify entirely new catalysts and obtain precise kinetic data very rapidly. This process could be literally revolutionary for gas chromatography and also be applicable to other methods of chromatography. ...

IPC The Hospitalist Company Announces Board of Director Member Changes

... received a B.S. from Moravian College and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He currently serves on the board of kinetic Concepts Inc. and Encompass Home Health. Adam D. Singer, M.D., Chief Executive Officer, noted, "I am pleased to welcome Woody Grossman to our ....

NovaBay announces third quarter 2007 financial results

... wounds, first and second degree burns, and abrasions and minor irritations of the skin. NeutroPhase has been licensed to an affiliate of kinetic Concepts, Inc. for development and commercialization purposes within the field of wound healing. At the end of September 2007, ...

NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Closes Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

... Alcon, Inc. for use of the Aganocide compounds in the eye, ear and sinus and in contact lens solutions and a license agreement with an affiliate of kinetic Concepts, Inc. for the use of NovaBay's NeutroPhase product in woundcare applications. NovaBay(TM), Aganocide(TM) and NeutroPhase(TM) are trademarks ...

Batters may achieve dramatic increases in home runs through steroids

... Ball Speed Tobin reviewed previous studies of the effect of steroid use and concluded that muscle mass, the force exerted by those muscles and the kinetic energy of the bat could each be increased by about 10 percent through the use of steroids. According to his calculations, the speed of the bat as it ...

Software Improvements in Breast MRI Scans

... MRI is the interpretation of the morphology and kinetic features the amount of contrast agent absorbed ... analysis function performed by CAE is automatic kinetic assessment. The detailed CAE lesion kinetic information differs substantially from that ...

VBI Provides Potential Targets to Diabetes Therapeutics

... "The undergraduates made major contributions to the work, cloning, modifying, purifying and characterizing the enzyme, as well as performing kinetic experiments, secondary structure studies, and structural modeling." Source-Eurekalert SR