NASA Extends Bioastronautics Contract With Wyle for Total Value of $976 Million
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA has exercised a $201 million second option on a contract with Wyle to provide continuing support to the Space Life Sciences Directorate at NASA's Johnson Space Center. The option extends
the contract to April 30, 2013. The work will be do...
GeneThera Extends its Reach Overseas
Results from Pharma Finance 2009
ARVADA, Colo., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GeneThera, Inc. (OTC: GTHR.PK). GeneThera, as a service and responsibility to our shareholders, is addressing our recent events.
GeneThera Inc. recently attended Pharma Finance 2009, a Biotechnology, Medic...
Insmed Announces That NASDAQ Further Extends Temporary Suspension of Minimum Bid Closing Price Rule
RICHMOND, Va., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq: INSM ), a developer of follow-on biologics (FOB) and biopharmaceuticals, today announced that on Monday, March 23, 2009, NASDAQ issued a notice further extending the suspension of the rules requiring a minimum $1 closing bid ...
Endo Pharmaceuticals Extends Subsequent Offering Period for Indevus Shares Until 5:00 pm EDT on Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Announces that Approximately 89.3 Percent of Outstanding Indevus Shares Have Been Accepted for Purchase
CHADDS FORD, Pa., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endo Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ENDP ) announced today that, as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on March 13, 2009, approximately 71,00...
BVF Acquisition LLC Extends Avigen Tender Offer to April 3, 2009
NEW YORK, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- BVF Acquisition LLC (the "Purchaser"), an affiliate of Biotechnology Value Fund L.P. ("BVF"), which has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of Avigen, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVGN ) ("Avigen") for $1.00 per share, announced today that i...
BVF Acquisition LLC Extends Avigen Tender Offer to March 6, 2009
NEW YORK, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- BVF Acquisition LLC (the "Purchaser"), an affiliate of Biotechnology Value Fund L.P. ("BVF"), which has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of Avigen, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVGN ) ("Avigen") for $1.00 per share, announced today that i...
BioMed Realty Trust Extends Leases With Vertex Pharmaceuticals Through 2015
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioMed Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: BMR ) announced today the signing of two lease extensions in Cambridge, Massachusetts with Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, totaling over 292,000 square feet at BioMed's 40 Erie Street (also known as Vertex's Corpo...
GlaxoSmithKline Reduces Minimum Tender Condition and Extends Tender Offer To Acquire Genelabs Technologies, Inc.
LONDON, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE/NYSE: GSK ) announced today that it has reduced the minimum tender condition and extended its previously announced tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Genelabs Technologies, Inc. (N...
GlaxoSmithKline Extends Tender Offer for Genelabs Technologies, Inc.
LONDON, and PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline
(LSE/NYSE: GSK ) announced today that it has extended its previously announced
tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of
Genelabs Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNLB ), for $1.30 in cash per...
NASDAQ's Temporary Suspension of Minimum Bid Closing Price Rules Extends Insmed's Compliance Date to March 20, 2009
RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq:
INSM), a developer of follow-on biologics and biopharmaceuticals, today
announced that as a result of the recently disclosed temporary suspension
of NASDAQ's minimum bid closing price rule (the "Minimum Bid"), NASDAQ has
Ziehm Imaging Extends its Training Offer
Ziehm Academy - New Courses on the Practical Implementation of Intra-Operative Imaging
NUREMBERG, Germany, October 13 /PRNewswire/ -- After the successful
start of the worldwide Ziehm Academy Education Program at the beginning of
the year, Ziehm Imaging, provider of...
Gore's Legacy of Innovation Extends From Products to Processes
Gore PharmBIO Products Launches Unique Online Configurator For the Bioprocess Industry
ELKTON, Md., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Gore PharmBIO Products has
launched an industry first -- an online interactive design tool that
provides step-by-step instructions for design...
Sun Pharmaceutical Extends Tender Offer for Taro
MUMBAI, India, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries
Ltd. (Reuters: SUN.BO, Bloomberg: SUNP IN, NSE: SUN PHARMA, BSE: 524715)
today announced its subsidiary, Alkaloida Chemical Company Exclusive Group
Ltd. (Alkaloida), has extended the Expiration Date of the Tender Offer for
FDA Extends Review Timeline for Ustekinumab Biologic License Application Three Months
HORSHAM, Pa., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Centocor, Inc., today announced
that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has extended the review
timeline for the Biologic License Application for ustekinumab, a
subcutaneous biologic therapy, by three months to December 2008. The
Microbes, Inc. Extends Warrant Tender Offer
NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Microbes, Inc. today announced that it
has extended its current offer to purchase any and all of its outstanding
Class B Common Stock Purchase Warrants, Class 1 and Class B Common Stock
Purchase Warrants, Class 2 until 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on
Congress Extends 2007 Reimbursement Rates for Radioimmunotherapies for 18 Months
SEATTLE, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI)
(Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) announced that the Medicare Improvements for
Patients and Providers Act of 2008, as passed by the U.S. House of
Representatives on June 24, 2008 and the U.S. Senate on July 9, 2008, would
Unilever Extends Their GeneGo MetaCore License
ST. JOSEPH, Mich., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneGo, Inc., the leading
systems biology tools company, announced today that Unilever extended its
license to GeneGo products. Unilever uses systems analysis tools for
research in its consumer goods and skin care product development.
"Unilever was o...
Rentschler Biotechnologie Extends Capacities for Mammalian Cell Culture Manufacturing
Laupheim, Germany – June 20, 2008 / b3c newswire / - Rentschler Biotechnologie, a leading full-service contract manufacturing organization (CMO) for the development and production of biopharmaceuticals in mammalian cells, started operation of a 2,500 L multi-process production suite....
Symmetry Medical Extends 10-K Filing Beyond April 14, 2008 Target
WARSAW, Ind., April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc.
(NYSE: SMA ), a leading independent provider of products to the global
orthopedic device industry and other medical markets, today announced that
the filing of its 2007 Annual Report on Form 10-K with the Securities and
Gerson Lehrman Group Extends Partnership With BIO to Provide Scientific Expertise for the First Annual BIO National Venture Conference
Conference will be held April 22-23 at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Massachusetts
NEW YORK, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Gerson Lehrman Group, the
world's leading marketplace for expertise, and the Biotechnology Industry
Organization (BIO) announced an extension ...
Ingenuity Systems Extends Enterprise-Level Software Agreement With GlaxoSmithKline
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Ingenuity Systems, the
leading provider of information solutions for life science researchers, has
announced that they have extended and expanded their existing license
agreement with GlaxoSmithKline for access to Ingenuity Pathways Analysis
Actavis Receives Approval for Irinotecan Hydrochloride Injection; Extends US Portfolio with First Injectable Product
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -. Actavis Group, the
international generic pharmaceuticals company, has received approval for
Irinotecan Hydrochloride Injection from the U.S. Food & Drug
Administration. Distribution of the product will begin immediately.
Irinotecan Hydrochloride Inje...
Evotec Extends Ongoing Collaboration With CHDI Worth up to US$ 37 Million
Three-Year Extension for Integrated Drug Discovery Support in the Search of Novel Drug Candidates for the Treatment of Huntington Disease
HAMBURG, Germany, OXFORD, England and LOS ANGELES, California, February
14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evotec AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT)
Netsmart Technologies Extends Relationship with Manatee Glens for Enterprise Behavioral Health Software Solutions
Agency's Transition to Netsmart's Avatar Software Platform Further Solidifies Netsmart as Leader in Behavioral Healthcare Solutions for Florida
GREAT RIVER, N.Y., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Netsmart Technologies, Inc.,
a leading provider of enterprise-wide softwa...
GSK Extends GeneGo License and Adds New Products
ST. JOSEPH, Mich., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneGo, Inc., the leading
systems biology tools company, announced today that GSK has extended their
licensing agreement with GeneGo and have added additional capability. This
will provide GSK researchers in Bioinformatics, R&D and clinical studies
Roche Extends Tender Offer for Ventana
BASEL, Switzerland, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roche (OTCQX:
RHHBY; SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S), a world-leading healthcare provider of
pharmaceuticals and diagnostics, announced today that it has extended its
offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Ventana Medical
NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces an Increase in Tender Offer Price for Its 3.0% Convertible Notes Due 2008 and Extends Expiration Date Until October 17, 2007
BEDMINSTER, N.J., Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NPS Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (Nasdaq: NPSP ) announced today that it has amended the terms of its
cash tender offer with respect to its outstanding $171.8 million in
aggregate principal amount of 3.0 percent convertible notes due 2008. Under
Organon Extends MetaCore License and Adds MetaLink
ST. JOSEPH, Mich., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneGo, Inc., the leading
systems biology tools company, announced today that Organon, the human
health care business unit of Akzo Nobel, have extended their GeneGo
software and database licenses. In addition to extending their MetaCore
NASA Extends Cooperative Agreement With NSBRI
HOUSTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Johnson Space Center
has awarded a five-year, $120-million extension of its cooperative
agreement with the National Space Biomedical Research Institute, also known
as NSBRI, of Houston. Under the extension, the institute and NASA's Human
MichBio Announces Expo Tours; Extends Deadline for Innovator Showcase Applications
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- MichBio, the association for
Michigan's life sciences industry, announced the tour schedule for its
upcoming MichBio Expo October 16-17 in Lansing. Guided tours will be available to Expo attendees from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30
p.m. on Day 1 of the Expo, Oct...
Roche Extends Tender Offer for Ventana
BASEL, Switzerland, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S),
a world-leading healthcare provider of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics,
announced today that it has extended its offer to acquire all of the
outstanding common shares of Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: VMSI )
Small-Tree extends G5 networking platform to G4, Windows and Linux
Inver Grove Heights, Minn The two- and three-port Gigabit Ethernet cards that Small Tree Communications formerly made only for the Apple G5 platform have arrived for G4, Windows and Linux machines, the Minnesota-based company announced Monday.
"There are many multiple platform configurations ...
Alumni Association extends database help to university
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has dropped a PeopleSoft database for tracking alumni in favor of a system the Wisconsin Alumni Association has used for 12 years.
Schools and colleges can access alumni information through the associations database, a custom software system based on a d...
`Single-sales factor' extends tax treatment to tech, service firms
Madison, Wis. - The two-year state budget signed into law Monday by Gov. Jim Doyle will sharpen the competitive edge of many Wisconsin technology firms by changing how corporate income from out-of-state sales is taxed, according to the Wisconsin Technology Council.
With bipartisan support fr...
Third Wave says patent extends IP reach
Madison, Wis. Third Wave Technologies said on Tuesday that a patent it has just been granted will significantly increase the value of its intellecual property in the U.S.
The patent covers a combination of Third Wave's Invader line of genetic analysis products with a type of chain reaction ...
TomoTherapy extends reach to Germany
Madison, Wis. - TomoTherapy, Inc. , producer of the Hi-Art radiation therapy device, is expanding its product reach to Germany.
The University Clinic Heidelberg will be the first of four major university hospitals to treat cancer patients with the Hi-Art System, a machine that combines on-...
NimbleGen extends research market reach
Madison, Wis. - NimbleGen Systems, Inc. , a supplier of high-density microarray products and services, is preparing to access new markets through newly obtained intellectual property rights from Affymetrix Inc. , a Santa Clara, Calif. firm
The license agreement will allow NimbleGen to commer...
Sigma-Aldrich Acquires ChemNavigator, Inc., to Provide Researchers With Industry-Leading Chemical Compound Selection and Procurement Services
...lopment, for Sigma-Aldrich. "This acquisition enables Sigma-Aldrich to provide the research community with an efficient, seamless discovery offer that extends
from virtual selection to compound delivery."
"Joining Sigma-Aldrich brings ChemNavigator's database and cheminformatics tools to a broader sc...
Beckman Coulter Completes Acquisition of Olympus' Lab-Based Diagnostics Business
...testing, announced today the completion of the acquisition of Olympus' lab-based diagnostics business. This acquisition, first announced in February, extends
Beckman Coulter's leadership position in Chemistry and Automation.
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Senesco Technologies Enters Into Agreements For Additional $700,000 In Financing
...ory and ischemic diseases. Senesco takes its name from the scientific term for the aging of plant cells: senescence. Delaying cell breakdown in plants extends
freshness after harvesting, while increasing crop yields, plant size and resistance to environmental stress. The Company believes that its technology...