Bay Area Youth to Represent ALS Patients at Giants' and Angels' Baseball Games on July 4th
SAN FRANCISCO, July 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, Corey Reich, an ALS patient from Piedmont, California, will attend both the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim baseball games this July 4th as a representative of the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI). Corey ...
Campbell Alliance Launches New Practice Area Focused on Medical Affairs
RALEIGH, N.C., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Campbell Alliance, the leading management consulting firm specializing in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, today announced that it has launched a new practice area
focused on medical affairs. As the seventh practice at Campbell Alliance, the Medica...
Huntington Area Development Council Attracts Technology-Based Startup Companies With $150,000 Grant From Verizon West Virginia
Grant to Support Council's Biotech Incubator on MarshallUniversity's Campus
HUNTINGTON, W. Va.,Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to attract new biotechnology companies and assist them in bringing new ideas and products to market quickly and efficiently, the Huntington Area
GeneNews rolls out ColonSentry(TM) test in additional Toronto area labs
TORONTO, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GeneNews Limited (TSX: GEN), a company focused on developing blood-based biomarker tests for the early detection of diseases and personalized health management, today announced that Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories, leading providers of laboratory servi...
Mentice, Inc. and the Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) Announce Their Partnership in the Area of Procedural Medical Simulation
EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentice, Inc. and MATC have
forged a relationship that will allow the two entities to work on multiple
and mutually beneficial projects to further advance the use of simulation
in technical colleges and teaching institutions throughout North America.
American Laser Centers Opens Three Minneapolis-St. Paul Area Clinics
Laser hair removal, skin rejuvenation, VelaShape and three new clinics available to Minneapolis area
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- American Laser Centers,
http://www.americanlaser.com, the largest provider of laser hair removal
and other noninvasive aesthet...
Cord Blood America in Top 20 in Los Angeles Area Biotech-Biomed Companies
LOS ANGELES, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America,
Inc. (Pink Sheets: CBAI), the umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation
company ( http://www.cordblood-america.com ) focused on bringing the life
saving potential of stem cells to families nationwide and internationally,
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and National Association Name Area Hospitals as Blue Distinction Centers for Complex and Rare Cancers
Three Hospitals in Western Pennsylvania Earn Designation
PITTSBURGH, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
has named Allegheny General Hospital, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside and UPMC
Passavant as Blue Distinction Centers for Complex and Rare Cancers.
Complex and rar...
Boom in Older-Mom Trend Drives Bay Area IVF Experts to Launch Shared-Egg Program
Infertility specialists hope sharing donated eggs will ease shortages, especially among Asian-Americans
SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- An upturn in the numbers of
older women who want to become mothers has prompted infertility specialists
at the Reproductive Sci...
Phlo Affiliate Reports Progress in New York City Metropolitan Area Roll-Out
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Further to Phlo
Corporation's ("Phlo"") (OTC: PHLC) press release of December 27, 2007,
"Phlo Affiliate Begins Roll Out to Metropolitan New York City Account
Base," an affiliate of Phlo (the "Company") announced today that the
Cinpathogen Provides Clinical Diagnostic Consulting Services to Shanghai Area Hospitals
SHANGHAI, China, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Cinpathogen, through its
partnership in the Fudan-Cinpathogen Clinical and Molecular Research
Center, has begun offering clinical diagnostic technology consulting
services to Shanghai area
hospitals. For the past four years as part of the
Capital Area Biotechnology Partnership Receives $160,000 State Investment
Harrisburg Regional Education Consortium Promoting Advanced Technology
HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- High school and
college students from the Harrisburg area
will continue learning about
advanced technology careers and curriculum through a special c...
Cinpathogen Brings Together Over 40 Shanghai Area Hospitals at the First Annual Cinpathogen Hematology Conference
SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from over 40
hospitals, more than double the expected attendance, took
part in the first annual Cinpathogen Hematology Conference at Shanghai's
Equatorial Hotel. The conference, hosted by Cinpathogen Inc. and chaired by
VIA Pharmaceuticals' Lead Compound, VIA-2291, Chosen as a Top Ten Most Licensable Cardiovascular Program for Windhover Information's Therapeutic Area Partnerships Conference
- Company to be Featured on Oct 25, 2007 -
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIA Pharmaceuticals
(Nasdaq: VIAP ) a biotechnology company focused on the development of
compounds for the treatment of cardiovascular disease, announced today that
Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at Windhover's Therapeutic Area Partnerships Conference
HOPKINTON, Mass., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alseres
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALSE ) today announced that Dr. Frank Bobe,
Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer of Alseres
Pharmaceuticals, Inc., will be presenting at Windhover Information's 2nd
Annual Therapeutic Are...
Campbell Alliance Launches New Practice Area Focused on Trade and Distribution
RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Campbell Alliance, the leading
management consulting firm specializing in the pharmaceutical and biotech
industries, announced today that it has launched a new practice: Trade and
Distribution. The new practice will help clients develop strategies and
Research Triangle Area Health Care Collaborative Launches Bridges to Excellence(R) Initiative to Improve Quality and Lower Costs
Physician Practices Encouraged to Apply for Incentive Program
RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning in 2008, physicians in
and around the Research Triangle Area
(RTA) who provide top-quality care
will receive compensation for quality thanks to the RTA Health Care
Genesis HealthCare Promotes Wendy LaBate To Senior Vice President of Operations for the Northeast Area
ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesis HealthCare, a provider of long-term care services in New England for more than 25 years, announced today that Wendy LaBate has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Operations for the Northeast Area. In her new position, LaBate will be responsi...
Integrated Project Management Named to "Inc. 5000" for Second Year : One of the Top 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in Chicago Area
Integrated Project Management Company, Inc. (IPM) today announced it was named to Inc. magazine’s annual list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies nationwide for a second consecutive year. The firm provides onsite project management services to a broad range of industries, helping...
Horizon Therapeutics Announces Corporate Relocation to the Chicago Area
PALO ALTO, Calif., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Therapeutics, Inc.,
a privately held biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it will
move its corporate headquarters from Palo Alto, Calif. to the Chicago,
"The relocation will help us continue growing, extend our opportu...
Agensys Founder, President, & CEO Dr. Donald Rice Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2008 Award Winner for the Greater Los Angeles Area
Award Recognizes Entrepreneurial Excellence in Emerging Category
LOS ANGELES, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Agensys, Inc. a biotechnology
company, today announced that Dr. Donald Rice, Founder, President, & CEO,
received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2008 Award in the
Salugen Expands U.S. Distribution and Announces a Partnership with DNA Dimensions to Bring DNA Customized Nutritional Solutions to Metro Detroit Area
DNA Dimensions will market Salugen's DNA-customized nutritional solutions in southeast Michigan
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Salugen(R) ( http://www.salugen.com ),
a leading personalized healthcare company, announces today a partnership
with DNA Dimensions of South...
Inacoms Youth Apprentice Program Prepares Madison Area Teens for Careers in Technology Fields
Inacom Information Systems was recently recognized for its pilot project in collaboration with the Dane County Area
Youth Apprenticeship Program. Since the beginning of the program in 1992, Inacom has provided information technology training, teaching and on-the-job training to primarily high-sch...
Madison Development Corporation makes loans to three area companies
Madison Development Corporation reported this week that is has made $600,000 in new "Venture Debt" loans to three, fast growing Madison area
technology companies. In other news, a class-action lawsuit on behalf of Wisconsin consumers against Microsoft can proceed under the state's antitrust laws, a...
Green Bay area businesses ramp up wireless access
Wireless internet access is popping up all over Green Bay, in traditional spots such as coffee shops, the airport and hotel rooms as well as a hair salon.
But it's still an open question whether communities such as Green Bay will follow Madison and Milwaukee in making contracts for large-scale w...
Pilot fund brings capital to Eau Claire area innovations
Eau Claire, Wis. - A fund to provide capital for local and regional innovations received the green light last week from the Eau Claire Area
Economic Development Corporations Board of Directors.
Developed as a result of feedback from contestants in a regional business competition, the Family a...
Milwaukee area biotech ZyStor seeks more funding
Wauwatosa, Wis. ZyStor Therapeutics, Inc. will seek additional venture funding this year in advance of filing for an investigational new drug application, president and CEO Loren G. Peterson said.
Peterson explained the company's plans during an informal gathering at the Innovation Monday p...
Norlight offers voice over IP service to Wisconsin and Chicago area
Milwaukee Norlight Telecommunications , a Brookfield, Wisconsin, telecommunications provider, has launched a new voice over Internet Protocol service for small and medium-sized businesses in Wisconsin and the Chicago area. Next month, the company expects to offer the service to businesses in ...
Microparts interest group workshop
...sition of microsystem parts, extensive research
is being carried out in the area
measurement on the micro-scale.
'Microparts' is a joint EURAMET research project
in the area
of micro co-ordinate metrology for
miniature components. VSL, NPL, PTB and ...
Says Dahmen, "From a microscopist's point of view, the ability to observe nanoparticles in liquid solution opens new opportunities in an area
that has traditionally been off-limits because electron microscopes require vacuum conditions. We can now see directly what before could only be surmi...
EGEN, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Jason Fewell, Ph.D., to Vice-President of Preclinical Research and Development
...ch and development, Dr. Fewell has authored numerous scientific publications and is a named inventor on several patents and patent applications in the area
of non-viral gene and siRNA delivery.
About EGEN, Inc.
EGEN, Inc., is a privately held biopharmaceutical company located in Huntsville, Alaba...
NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
..., NeurogesX finalized an exclusive agreement with Astellas Pharma Europe Ltd. (Astellas) for the commercialization of Qutenza in the European Economic area
(EEA), including the European Union, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and certain countries in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. ...
Ceregene Receives Additional Grant From Michael J. Fox Foundation to Expand Long-Term Testing of CERE-120 Patients
...terminal fields (i.e., the ends of the degenerating neurons), located in an area
of the brain called the putamen. The cell bodies for these same neurons are located in a different area
of the brain, called the substantia nigra. Once CERE-120 is delivered to t...
SK Life Sciences has Licensed Pristima
... disorders including epilepsy, depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, Parkinson's disease, and other neurodegenerative disorders. In addition to the CNS area
of research, SK Life Science is working on the discovery and development of novel therapeutic compounds for the treatment of metabolic diseases.
VIVUS to Present at the Canaccord Adams 29th Annual Global Growth Conference
...se 3 clinical trials for the treatment of obesity in 2009. Qnexa is also in Phase 2 clinical development for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. In the area
of sexual health, VIVUS is in Phase 3 development with avanafil, its PDE5 inhibitor drug candidate, and in Phase 2 development of Luramist(TM), its dr...
Five Questions About Protopic (tacrolimus) Ointment
...itchy skin and rashes.(1) Scratching the affected area
of skin may result in redness, swelling, scaling, ...atments are not advisable. Applied to the affected area
of skin, TCIs can reduce the signs and symptoms of... use Protopic if they have a skin infection on the area
of skin to be treated. The skin being treated sho...
Model predicts evolution of Mediterranean landscape following fires
...oftware , the authors studied a Special Protection area
for Birds to the south west of Madrid.
"We have...onmental Modelling & Software , tells SINC.
studied was Special Protection area
for Birds (SPAB) number 56, which covers the Holm ...
Mylan Reports Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.32 for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2009
...ddition, we took an important initial step in one of our targeted areas of future growth by entering into a collaborative agreement with Biocon in the area
of generic biologics."
Coury continued: "On the strength of the momentum provided by our first half results, coupled with what we now forecast...
NIST scientists study how to stack the deck for organic solar power
...eart of the devices.
Organic photovoltaics, which rely on organic molecules to capture sunlight and convert it into electricity, are a hot research area
because in principle they have significant advantages over traditional rigid silicon cells. Organic photovoltaics start out as a kind of ink that can ...
Ricardo Launches Consortium to Evaluate Lubricant Challenges of Future Low Carbon Engine Technologies
...y bringing together interested parties from each of these industry sectors, Ricardo aims to create a framework in which fundamental challenges in this area
can be investigated and researched in a pre-competitive manner for the mutual benefit of participating companies.
Particular areas of interest ...