Amylin Issues Statement in Response to Carl Icahn
SAN DIEGO, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN ) today issued the following statement from James N. Wilson, Lead Independent Director, on behalf of the Amylin Board of Directors:
The Amylin Board of Directors welcomes continued three-way dialogue wi...
Frost & Sullivan Lauds Carl Zeiss Meditec for Dominating the OCT Market for Ophthalmic Applications
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the optical technologies market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Carl
Zeiss Meditec with the 2009 North American Frost & Sullivan Market Leadership Award for its optical coherence tomography (OCT) technology for o...
Karolinska Development Strengthens its Management Team With the Appointment of Dr Carl Harald Janson
STOCKHOLM, November 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Karolinska Development AB, a
Swedish investment company using a unique, highly cost effective model to
commercialize internationally renowned life science announced today the
appointment of Dr. Carl
Harald Janson as investment manager.
"Carl Harald is a...
WTN Interview: Carl Gulbrandsen
WARF - A Unique and Successful Technology Transfer Organization
Editors Note: In this second installment of an interview with Carl
Gulbrandsen , managing director of the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) , Gulbrandsen shares his perspective on how WARF is unique compared to other university technology-transfer organizations. He also discusses WAR...
WTN Interview: Carl Gulbrandsen
WARFs Investment and Portfolio Strategy
Editors Note: In this final installment of an interview with Carl
Gulbrandsen, managing director of the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), Gulbrandsen shares WARFs investment and portfolio strategy, WARFs perception and working relationships with VCs as well as an insightful discussion...
VIASPACE Pursuing Renewable Energy Business in Asia
...ential customers in Asia and other regions seeking renewable and reliable sources of biomass for electric power generation.
Chief Executive Dr. carl
Kukkonen commented: "We have generated strong interest in Asia for Giant King Grass as a dedicated renewable energy crop for energy producers, includi...
Palatin Technologies, Inc. Receives U.S. Patent Allowance for Heart Failure Drug Candidate
...; the patent's 20-year term would expire in 2027.
"We are extremely pleased to be getting this patent coverage," said Palatin President and CEO carl
Spana. "PL-3994 and related compounds are first-in-class peptide mimetics with extended half-lives and favorable pharmacokinetic properties. These ar...
MSNBC Publishes Free Online Abridgment of 'Biocentrism'
... which appeared in The American Scholar, a leading intellectual journal which has previously published works by Albert Einstein, Margaret Mead, and carl
Sagan, among others. According to Nielsen Online, MSNBC.com is the number one Current Events and Global News site with more than 40 million unique v...
Guy J. Quigley Resigns as Chairman and CEO of The Quigley Corporation: Quigley Leaves Company He Founded 20 Years Ago
... and worldwide competition.
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Techne Corporation Board Member Recognized
...al Swedish Academy of Sciences in ceremonies on May 11, 2009 in Stockholm, Sweden. The laureates received their prize medals from the King of Sweden, carl
Gustav the 16th. The 2009 Crafoord Prize was awarded "for their pioneering work to isolate interleukins, determine their properties and explore their...
Sigma-Aldrich Honored With CIO 100 Award for Innovative Web Research Tool, Your Favorite Gene powered by Ingenuity
...s as a premiere resource where life science researchers can access information that allows them to better understand complex biological systems," said carl
Turza, chief information officer of Sigma-Aldrich. "As biological data continues to expand, scientists need access to a dynamic, focused resource that...
Icahn Indicates That Biogen Board Refuses To Close Polls
... NEW YORK, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- carl
Icahn announced today that Biogen is acting in its usual shareholder unfriendly way by manipulating the annual meeting of shareholders in order the pr...
Amylin Announces Preliminary Tabulation of Annual Meeting Results
...o F. Costa. In addition, Dr. Kathleen Behrens and Dr. Alexander J. Denner, Director candidates nominated by Eastbourne Capital Management, L.L.C. and carl
Icahn, respectively, were also elected to the Board. Joseph C. Cook, Jr., Amylin's Chairman, and James N. Wilson, Amylin's Lead Independent Director,...
Amylin Responds to Eastbourne Letter
"After significant efforts and consultation with numerous shareholders, Amylin has been unable to achieve a settlement with Eastbourne and carl
Icahn which is in the best interests of ALL shareholders. Of course, we continue to remain open to new ideas and perspectives.
Amylin Comments on RiskMetrics Report
It is important for shareholders to note that RiskMetrics split its recommendation, supporting only three out of five nominees proposed by carl
Icahn and Eastbourne Capital Management, L.L.C. We are confident that our slate of nominees is the right Board to lead Amylin. We are disappointed t...
Tiens Biotech Group (USA) Reports First Quarter Results
Tiens Biotech Group (USA), Inc.
G. S. Schwartz & Co.
Obama Budget Level Funds Career Technical Education
...ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the White House unveiled its Fiscal Year 2010 budget request, proposing level funding for the carl
D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins Act) at $1.3 billion. The Perkins Act is the primary source of federal funding that supports lo...
Icahn Asks Amylin to Allow Discussions With Eastbourne
... NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- carl
Icahn announced today that he had sent the followi...incerely,
SECURITY HOLDERS ARE ADVISED TO READ...OCUMENTS RELATED TO THE SOLICITATION OF PROXIES BY carl
C. ICAHN, DR. ALEXANDER J. DENNER, DR. THOMAS F. D...
Gen-Probe Completes Acquisition of Tepnel Life Sciences
...owth opportunities in transplant diagnostics, genetic testing and pharmaceutical services, and also accelerates our European expansion strategy," said carl
Hull, Gen-Probe's president and chief operating officer. "We are very pleased to close the transaction and are ready to work with our new employees a...
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Excellence in Medical Technologies & Life Sciences
...al Market Penetration Leadership Award
Biotrove -- 2009 North American Drug Discovery Technologies Growth Strategy Leadership of the Year Award
Zeiss Meditec -- 2009 North American Optical Imaging Technologies in Clinical Diagnostics Market Leadership Award
CeloNova BioSciences, Inc.-- 20...
VIASPACE Inc. Alternative Energy Business Covered in Research Report
...ide a detailed description of VIASPACE's alternative energy business and future growth and profit potential, according to VIASPACE Chief Executive Dr. carl
Kukkonen. Cohen Independent Research Group (CIRG) published a comprehensive research report on VIASPACE covering the Company's recent acquisition of I...
Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Leading Laser Expert and Inventor Jon Dishler, M.D., to Its Unique LASIK Eye Surgeon Directory for Consumers
... with custom wavefront optimized capabilities--the carl
Zeiss M.E.L. 80 and the Alcon Allegretto Eye-Q exc...orms with custom wavefront optimized capabilities, carl
Zeiss M.E.L. 80 and Alcon Allegretto Eye-Q excimer...aLase and Visumax. The recent FDA approval of the carl
Zeiss Meditec MEL 80 marks the first approval of a...
New Report - Prospering in a Down Market: Strategies for Life Science Suppliers
... Affymetrix (Nasdaq: AFFX )
BD BioSciences (NYSE: BDX )
Bio-Rad Laboratories (NYSE: BIO )
Dell Computer Corp (Nasdaq: DELL )
Life Technologies (Nasdaq: LIFE )
PerkinElmer (NYSE: PKI )
Qiagen (Nasdaq: QGEN )
Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE: TMO )
VIASPACE Granted US Patent
...el cells and exhaust streams from combustion processes such as automobiles and factory smokestacks. Inventors are Nathan Hurvitz and VIASPACE CEO Dr. carl
VIASPACE's HS-1000 humidity sensor product is now protected by this patent. The HS-1000 uses a laser to make real-time measurements of...
DNA 11, Creators of DNA Art, Opens First Pop-up Gallery
To book an appointment at the DNA 11 House, please send an e-mail to email@example.com or call (310) 796-9112. For press inquiries, please contact carl
Larsen at RFPR, Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (323) 933-4646.
About DNA 11
DNA 11 is the original creator of DNA Art - the world's most per...
LAB Research announces changes to its Board of Directors
...LAB Research" or the "Company") (TSX: LRI), a Canadian-based global non-clinical contract research organization, today announced the nomination of Mr. carl
A. Spalding as Chairman of its Board of Directors in replacement of Mr. Karsten Skydsgaard who previously communicated a wish to step down of the Boar...
ACTE Releases Paper Highlighting Policy Trend to Support Recognition of Academic Credit for CTE Classes
...he country. Along with the state profiles, Meeder Consulting Group developed and distributed a survey to the state leaders responsible for CTE and the carl
D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006. The survey asked how states were helping, supporting and guiding the recognition of CTE classes...
Monsanto Executives to Discuss Company's Growth Drivers, Profit Goals at Investor Conferences in February
...rofit level by fiscal 2012.
Terry Crews, chief financial officer, and carl
Casale, executive vice president of strategy and operations, will address i...will begin at 2:30 p.m. eastern time.
Wednesday, February 18, 2009 - carl
Casale will be presenting at the 2009 Morgan Stanley Global Basic Materials...
Eric Lai Joins Gen-Probe as Senior Vice President, Research and Development
...earch and development.
"We are very pleased to add Eric's scientific expertise and leadership to our already strong senior management team," said carl
Hull, Gen-Probe's president and chief operating officer. "We believe Eric will play an integral role in helping our R&D team drive short-, medium...
Sangamo BioSciences Initiates Phase 1 Trial of CCR5-ZFP Therapeutic to Treat HIV/AIDS
...nently resistant to infection by CCR5-specific strains of HIV and we are very excited to begin a clinical trial of this novel ZFN-based therapy," said carl
June, M.D., Director of Translational Research at the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine...
VIASPACE Plants Biofuel & Animal Feed Grass and Signs Land Lease in China
...lternative energy are two of the national priorities of China.
Kukkonen, CEO of VIASPACE, commented: "VIASPACE is focusing on green energy...IASPACE.com " target="_new"> IR@VIASPACE.com .
Press contact: Dr. carl
A picture of the grass is available on the VIASP...
Genome Technology Names 2008 'Tomorrow's PIs'
...fgang Huber, European Bioinformatics Institute
Kingsford, University of Maryland
Giselle Knud...tski, National Human Genome Research Institute
Kingsford, University of Maryland
Massachuset... Charles Schroeder
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts Medical...
Sigma-Aldrich Enters Into Research Collaboration Program With D-Finitive Cell Technologies, Inc., to Develop Research Tools for Regenerative Medicine
...Working with biotech companies such as D-Finitive enables us
to commercialize more products as a complement to our in-house product
development," said carl
Schrott, Marketing Director for Regenerative Medicine
at Sigma-Aldrich. "Our relationship with Dr. Price is expected to help ensure
the development o...
TRIDELITY Display Solutions Partners With Two Of The World's Leading Imaging Software Companies
Zeiss and Visage Imaging to Integrate TRIDELITY's ...8 conference in Washington DC, November 15 -19th. carl
Zeiss, the world's leading interactive microscopic...fulfill this demand," said Dan Davidovici, VP carl
Zeiss Imaging Solution."AGS maintains global ...
Telik Announces New TRAP Drug Discovery Agreement
...dentifying novel small molecules that affect
biological targets, Telik's TRAP technology offers a unique opportunity to
accelerate our research," said carl
Blobel, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of
Medicine, Physiology, and Biophysics, and Director of the Arthritis and
Tissue Degeneration Program at HSS. "We are ...
Sangamo BioSciences Presents Data at ICAAC Demonstrating 'In Vivo' Protection Against HIV Infection by CCR5-ZFN Therapeutic
(IDSA) in Washington, DC.
"We are very excited about these data and our collaboration with
Sangamo to develop an HIV/AIDS therapeutic," said carl
June, M.D., Director
of Translational Research at the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, ...
Lilly to Acquire ImClone Systems in $6.5 Billion Transaction
...ard recommends that ImClone's
shareholders tender their shares in the tender offer. Additionally, certain
entities associated with ImClone's chairman, carl
C. Icahn, holding
approximately 14 percent of ImClone's outstanding common stock, have agreed
to tender their shares in the tender offer.
Icahn Responds to Cornelius
to do so. Or, if you simply want publicity, I can also help you in that
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Chairman of the Board
About ImClone Systems
ImClone Systems Incorporated is a fully integrated global
biopharmaceutical company committ...
Synvista Therapeutics Posts Letter to Stockholders on Web Site
...x may correlate with reduced atherosclerosis.
We welcomed several important additions to the Synvista management team
in the past year. carl
Mendel, M.D., was appointed to the position of Vice
President, Clinical Development and Chief Medical Officer and is
responsible for the clinical-stag...
NIST studies how new helium ion microscope measures up
...n lines to help control their microchip manufacturing processes.
NIST received the first-ever commercial helium ion microscope, called Orion, from carl
Zeiss, Inc., last summer as part of a cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA). Researchers are test-piloting it in NISTs Advanced Measu...