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ThermoGenesis Announces MXP Involvement in New Regenerative Medicine Initiatives

... Russia/CIS, where ThermoGenesis markets through independent distributors. The MarrowXpress is used for ... System in Japan and the Company markets through independent distributors in Europe and South America. ... subsidiary Biomet Biologics, Medtronic, Inc. and independent distributors. This press ...

EpiDerm's Skin Irritation Test Fully Validated in European Union

... performed under the auspices of ZEBET (BfR) in 4 independent EU and US laboratories during 2007. The testing ... rules outlined by OECD and ICCVAM (e.g. independent study management, coded reference chemicals, ... Corp., founded in 1985, is the world's largest independent producer of in vitro human epithelial tissue ...

NewCardio Announces Positive Results From Third Clinical Validation Study

... "NCE3 Study"). The study was led by an independent industry leading cardiac safety expert with ... We believe it provides an important additional independent validation that will help potential customers ... cardiac assessment tool. In aggregate, the three independent studies collectively provide NewCardio with a ...

Soliris(R) Improved Fatigue Independent of Changes in Anemia in Patients with PNH by Controlling Hemolysis

... paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) independent of improvements in anemia, according to data ... a substantial improvement in PNH-related fatigue independent of changes in their anemia. This improvement was ... to fatigue experienced by patients with PNH independent of the contribution of hemolysis to anemia in ...

New Data Offers Insights Into the Potential Role for TYKERB(R) (Lapatinib) in Non-Cytotoxic Chemotherapy-Based Treatment Regimens

... disease rate (PDR) at week 12 as assessed by an independent review panel.(1) Progressive disease rate ... for those in the monotherapy arm. -- By independent assessment patients receiving the combination had ... for those in the monotherapy arm. -- By independent assessment patients receiving the combination had ...

Independent Physician Surveys Show if Approved, MF101 Could Become First-Line Treatment for Menopause Symptoms

... BNVI ) announced today results from two independent physician surveys which showed MF101 could become ... and risks of current treatments. "These independent physician studies provide us with further ... for this indication." Complete results from the independent physician surveys are being prepared for ...

Cell Genesys Reports Association Between Immune Response and Patient Survival in Phase 2 Trial of GVAX Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer

... with patient survival, an association that is independent of the dose and number of ... shown by multivariate analysis to be independent of both dose and duration of treatment. "The ... of the trial was recently conducted by an independent data monitoring committee in the ...

Dendreon Presents Data Correlating the Cumulative Potency of PROVENGE(R) to Overall Survival

... has been reported. The correlation appeared to be independent of other important baseline prognostic factors. ... with Survival in Metastatic Androgen independent Prostate Cancer," is being presented at the ... the CD54 upregulation ratio appeared to be an independent predictor of survival in patients who received ...

Interim Safety Analysis Supports Continuation of Allos Therapeutics' Pivotal Phase 2 PROPEL Trial of PDX in Patients with Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma

... Inc. (Nasdaq: ALTH ) today announced that an independent Data Monitoring Committee (DMC) has completed the ... the first 35 evaluable patients, as determined by independent oncology review. In addition, the DMC identified ... Committee (DMC) The DMC is comprised of independent medical experts and was established by Allos as ...

Deloitte and Nonprofit Roundtable Host Real-World Disaster Exercise as Next Step in Developing Preparedness Plan for Greater Washington Region

... and we're encouraged by that," said Thompson, the independent chairman of the Deloitte Center for Health ... of the member firms is a separate and independent legal entity operating under the names ... is a leading national source of objective and independent health care research. Its mission is to develop ...

Interim Response and Safety Analyses Support Continuation of Allos Therapeutics' Pivotal Phase 2 PROPEL Trial of PDX in Patients with Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma

... the first 35 evaluable patients, as determined by independent oncology review. In addition, an independent Data Monitoring Committee (DMC) completed an ... Committee (DMC) The DMC is comprised of independent medical experts and was established by Allos as ...

Vical Reports Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results, Allowance of Pandemic Influenza IND and Other Advances in Product Development Programs

... higher spending for advancement of the company's independent development programs. Based on anticipated ... (PAD). Based on the recommendation of an independent Data Monitoring Committee, AnGes ended the ... recipient's two-month follow-up visit, an independent data safety monitoring board will conduct an ...

Regular Yoga Practice Is Associated With Mindful Eating

... gained less weight over a 10-year period than those who did not. This was independent of physical activity and dietary patterns. We hypothesized that ... increases mindfulness in eating and leads to less weight gain over time, independent of the physical activity aspect of yoga practice," said Kristal, who is ...

Risks of Delaying ACL Reconstruction in Young Athletes May Be Too High, Study Shows

... treatment until closer to skeletal maturity. Our study measured the independent risk factors for and relative risk of meniscal and chondral injuries in ... "In our study, the largest of skeletally immature patients to evaluate independent risk factors, a delay in treatment of more than 12 weeks had about a ...

New Studies Presented at European Society of Anaesthesia Further Validate Masimo PVI(TM) for Noninvasive and Continuous Fluid Monitoring

... Motion and Low-Perfusion pulse oximetry, announced today that three new independent studies demonstrating the clinical accuracy and utility of Masimo PVI as a ... pulse oximetry's ability to detect life-threatening events. More than 100 independent and objective studies demonstrate Masimo SET provides the most reliable ...

ThermoGenesis Announces National Institute of Health Grant

... South America, China and Russia/CIS, where ThermoGenesis markets through independent distributors. MarrowXpress , a device used for isolating stem ... for the CryoSeal System in Japan and the Company markets through independent distributors in Europe and South America. This ...

New NIH-Funded Study Shows Masimo Rainbow SET(R) May Help Clinicians Assess Oxygenation in Children With Sickle Cell Disease

... Motion and Low-Perfusion pulse oximetry, announced today that a new independent clinical study, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and ... pulse oximetry's ability to detect life-threatening events. More than 100 independent and objective studies demonstrate Masimo SET provides the most reliable ...

Spherix Elects New Independent Director, and Elects Chairman of the Board

... announced that, on May 12, 2009, its Board of Directors elected a new, independent Director, Thomas B. Peter, to begin serving immediately. Mr. Peter will ... with NASDAQ's rule that requires a majority of the board of directors be independent directors. In related news, Spherix's Board also elected Dr. Robert ....

New Research Shows Nutrition 21's Chromium Histidinate Improves Markers for Mood and Carbohydrate Cravings

... of Nutrition 21, commented, "We believe that the research work done by independent organizations like the U.S.D.A. and Medical College of Georgia continues ... exhibits of scientific equipment, supplies, and publications. Over 13,000 independent scientists representing the sponsoring and guest societies attend this ...

ValueOptions(R) Supports New Hospital-Based Performance Measures to Help Patients Get the Best Treatment for Inpatient and Outpatient Services

... Va., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueOptions(R), Inc., the nation's largest independent behavioral health and wellness company, announces its support for the use ... ValueOptions (R) , Inc. ValueOptions(R), Inc., the nation's largest independent behavioral health and wellness company, provides services to more than 23 ...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Provides a Corporate Update

... for the second-line treatment of small cell lung cancer, along with the independent Data Monitoring Committee's support of the continuation of SPEAR, are ... South America and Asia. In May, the Company announced that the independent Data Monitoring Committee, after review of available information regarding ...

Midwest Research Institute Launches Clinical Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory

... MRI, headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., is one of the nation's leading independent scientific research organizations conducting contract research for ... and academia. Established in 1944, MRI is one of the nation's leading independent research institutes conducting research in the areas of national security ...

Pharmacyclics announces Global Strategic Alliance with Les Laboratoires Servier

... entered into a global strategic alliance with Servier, the leading French independent pharmaceutical company. The alliance will focus on the research, ... website for one month. ABOUT SERVIER Servier is the leading, independent pharmaceutical company in France and the third in the world. Servier was ...

Alimera Sciences' Iluvien(TM) Phase 3 Studies for DME Pass Final DSMB Review Prior to October Readout

... of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, today reported that an independent Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) has recommended the continuation of ... and efficacy data prior to the readout in October 2009. A DSMB provides an independent evaluation of all trial data to identify potential safety issues that ...

Cardium Reports on Applicability of Corgentin to Stem Cell Therapies: Independent Studies Indicate that Ad5IGF-1 Potentiates Stem Cells to Improve Cardiac Function After Heart Attack

... CXM ) today reported on an NIH-funded, pre-clinical study conducted by independent researchers at the University of Cincinnati entitled ... research findings from the University of Cincinnati provide independent support of this possible mechanism of action and underscore the potential ...

Poniard Completes Patient Enrollment Target in Phase 3 SPEAR Trial of Picoplatin in Small Cell Lung Cancer

... therapy consistent with survival data we have previously generated in two independent Phase 2 trials. We also expect the data will show that picoplatin ... The SPEAR trial is being conducted under the review of an independent Data Monitoring Committee, which assesses use of best supportive care to ...

Unexpected Side Effect: Makes You Happier

... Institutes of Health and known as the Advanced Cognitive Training for independent and Vital Elderly (ACTIVE) study. With 2,832 participants, the ACTIVE ... related quality of life and ability to engage in activities required for independent living," said Fred Wolinsky, PhD of the University of Iowa , the lead ...

Congressional 'Sting' Operation Uncovered By Coast IRB

... what appeared to be a fraudulent clinical trial submitted to that independent review board for evaluation. Coast IRB has since learned that the ... Dueber, CEO of Coast IRB. On Friday, March 6, 2009, Coast IRB, an independent review board, discovered that a protocol submitted to it for review of a ...

Novexel's NXL104/ceftazidime Combination Commences Second Phase II Clinical Trial in Hospital Patients With Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections (cIAIs)

... an important new treatment option in the hospital." Under an independent development program, Forest Laboratories (NYSE : FRX) will combine NXL104 ... American markets. Novexel was created in December 2004 as an independent spin-out of the sanofi-aventis (Euronext Paris: SAN, NYSE: SNY ) ...

Comparative Study Shows Significant Bone In-growth and Advanced Clinical Outcomes Using Zimmer's Trabecular Metal(TM) Technology

... a leader in the orthopaedic industry, today announced that data from an independent 10-year Trabecular Metal (TM) Technology comparative clinical study ... efforts of healthcare purchasing organizations; our ability to retain the independent agents and distributors who market our products; changes in general ...

Savient Provides Update on Pegloticase BLA

... Clearer Data on Cardiovascular Profile. The results of the Company's independent post hoc both blinded and unblinded cardiovascular adjudication provided ... Profile In late November 2008, the Company engaged an experienced independent panel of clinical experts, headed by Dr. William B. White, Professor of ...

Cell Therapeutics and IDIS Announce Agreement for a European Named Patient/Compassionate Use Program for Pixantrone

... on an intent to treat analysis. PFS, CR/CRu and ORR were determined by an independent assessment panel that was blinded to the treatment assignments. The ... for the study, however, the study was monitored on an ongoing basis by an independent Data Safety Monitoring Committee and no serious concerns were raised. ...

Study of Cannabinoid Medicine for Pain Found Patients Got 'High,' but Effects Not Related to Pain Relief

... "high," but the majority of subjects experienced significant pain relief independent of these psychoactive effects. Results indicate that these medicines have ... they didn't report less pain, indicating the pain relief properties were independent of the psychoactive effects," said Dr. Wasan, lead author of the study, ...

Pixantrone Increases Progression-Free Survival by 81% Compared to Standard Chemotherapeutic Agents in Phase III Relapsed Aggressive non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Trial

... the control arm, p = 0.003). PFS, CR/CRu and ORR were determined by an independent assessment panel that was blinded to the treatment assignments. The ... for the study, however, the study was monitored on an ongoing basis by an independent Data Safety Monitoring Committee and no serious concerns were raised. ...

Novexel's NXL104/ceftazidime Combination Commences Phase II Clinical Trial in Hospital Patients With Complicated Urinary Tract Infections

... with ceftazidime is an important milestone for the company." Under an independent development program, Forest Laboratories (NYSE : FRX) will combine NXL104 ... for North American markets. Novexel was created in December 2004 as an independent spin-out of the sanofi-aventis (Euronext Paris: SAN, NYSE: SNY) ...

Cell Therapeutics' Pixantrone Phase III (EXTEND) Pivotal Trial Successful in Achieving Primary Endpoint

... for the control arm, p = 0.003). CR/uCR and ORR were determined by an independent assessment panel that was blinded to the treatment assignments. The most ... for the study, however, the study was monitored on an ongoing basis by an independent Data Safety Monitoring Committee and no serious concerns were raised. ...

DSMB Again Supports Continuation of Alimera Sciences' Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Iluvien(TM) for the Treatment of DME

... completing its review of safety and efficacy data currently available, an independent Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) has again recommended that the two ... continue under the current protocol, without change. A DSMB provides an independent evaluation of all trial data to identify potential safety issues that ...

New Studies Highlight Benefits of Coblation(R)-Assisted Procedures in Airway Fire Prevention and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

... previously announced restatement; the ability of the Company and its independent registered public accounting firm to confirm information or data ... issues regarding the Review that prevent or delay the Company's independent registered public auditing firm from relying upon the Review or that ...

Dendreon Expects Interim Data Analysis for Phase 3 PROVENGE IMPACT Trial in October

... Dendreon Corporation (Nasdaq: DNDN ) today announced that it expects the independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC) to review in October 2008 the interim ... Phase 3 study, which enrolled just over 500 men with metastatic, androgen independent prostate cancer with a primary endpoint of overall survival. Dendreon is ...

First Cancer Diagnostic Test Based on Rosetta Genomics' Proprietary MicroRNA Technology Receives Regulatory Approval

... has shown that two blinded expert observers, when asked to give an independent histological classification of NSCLC, agreed only 74.7 percent of the ... type in the Surveillance, epidemiology, and end results registry versus independent review. J Natl Cancer Inst 2004;96:1105--7 (3) Andreas Stang ,Hermann ...
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