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Leading for Growth in the New Economic Reality Includes Vision and Innovation

DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman outlines leading in a dynamic and unpredictable world at Wharton Leadership Conference. Philadelphia, PA (Vocus) June 16, 2009 -- As the global recession has changed the landscape of many markets DuPont serves, the company is well-positioned t...

Amgen Exercises Option for Exclusive License to Cytokinetics' Cardiac Contractility Program That Includes CK-1827452

Cytokinetics Receives Exercise Fee of $50 Million Cytokinetics to Host a Conference Call Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at 9 AM ET SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cytokinetics Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK ) and Amgen Inc. (Nasdaq: AMGN ) ...

Aldrich(R) Releases Materials Science Catalog That Includes Products to Advance Sustainable Energy and Nanotechnology Research

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aldrich, a division of Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL ), has released its new "materials by application" Materials Science catalog. The catalog features more than 4,000 products for research in Alternative Energy, Organic Electronics, Metal & Cerami...

NeoStem Announces Private Placement Financing to Advance Marketing Campaign; Financing Includes Investment from New England Cryogenic Center

NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (Amex: NBS ), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, today announced a private placement financing in a total amount of $900,000, which includes a st...

WorldHeart 10-KSB Audit Report Includes 'Going Concern' Qualification

WorldHeart Receives Non-Compliance Letter From NASDAQ Stock Market OAKLAND, Calif., April 3, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (Nasdaq: WHRT, TSX: WHT) -- World Heart Corporation (WorldHeart or Corporation) announced today that its recently filed financial statements for the fiscal year ended ...

Michigan Growth Capital Symposium includes Wisconsin Tech Companies

Ann Arbor, MI.-The University of Michigan's Business School may have put its finger on the pulse of the future for growing technology firms in Wisconsin and the rest of the Midwest. The 22nd Annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium began at the University of Michigan with over 300 attendees rep...

2005 Madison-area tech directory includes more companies, resources

Madison, Wis. Madison Gas & Electric has released its 2005 Greater Madison Area Directory of High-Tech Companies with expanded and updated listings covering 394 organizations. The directory, which is now in its 18th year of publication, offers an overview of the high-tech firms, professiona...

Graduating class includes biotech networkers; cell-phone recycling

Congratulations to this year's graduating class including 20 students in the Master of Science in Biotechnology program. They worked nights and weekends in this two-year professional program to build up diverse business skills. Also: need something to do with your old cell phone? Recycle it with t...

Computerworld top 100 includes three Wisconsin CIOs

Three Wisconsin chief information officers made the Computerworld magazine's top-100 list this year. They were: Carlton Harper, CIO of Modine Manufacturing Co. , in Racine. Modine specializes in thermal management systems such as cooling for a new soccer stadium in London and a carbon-dioxide-...

Grow Milwaukee includes millions for tech funding

Milwaukee, Wis. - As is the case with most spending proposals, the devil is in the details and in how wisely the money is spent, but Gov. Jim Doyle's new Grow Milwaukee package contains several initiatives long coveted by the state's technology and biotechnology industries. The package, whic...

Healthcare of business: Universal coverage plan includes new business taxes

Over the past year, MedTech Futures has concerned itself mostly with the business of healthcare. Today, the tables will be turned and we will discuss - albeit only briefly in this short space - the healthcare of business. Following the lead of California and Massachusetts, Illinois Gov. Rod B...

Volcano Corporation Presentation At Canaccord Adams Conference To Be Webcast

...enhance the diagnosis of vascular and structural heart disease and guide optimal therapies. The company's intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) product line includes ultrasound consoles that can be integrated directly into virtually any modern cath lab. Volcano IVUS offers unique features, including both single-use...

Novavax Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...r share, compared to a net loss of $9.4 million, or $0.15 per share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2008. The loss for the quarter ended June 30, 2008 includes a loss from discontinued operations of $1.1 million. As of June 30, 2009, Novavax had $31.2 million in cash and short-term investments (includ...

EGEN, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Jason Fewell, Ph.D., to Vice-President of Preclinical Research and Development

...ectual property position in delivery systems, their novel compositions with nucleic acids and their therapeutic applications. EGEN's research pipeline includes products involving siRNA, shRNA and plasmid DNA for the treatment of various cancers and other diseases and has a number of collaborations with outsid...

NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

...e 1 studies and NeurogesX is currently evaluating the design and timing of further development efforts. NeurogesX' early stage product pipeline includes pre-clinical compounds, which are prodrugs of acetaminophen and various opioids. The company has evaluated these compounds in vitro and in vivo an...

InterMune to Present at Canaccord Adams Conference

...is (IPF) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections. The pulmonology portfolio includes pirfenidone for which a Phase 3 program in patients with IPF (CAPACITY) has...pound is currently in the pre-registration stage. The hepatology portfolio includes the HCV protease inhibitor compound ITMN-191 (referred to as R7227 at Roche...

ThermoGenesis Announces Expanded Collaboration With Celling Technologies

...and archiving cord blood stem cell units for transplant. AXP(R) AutoXpress(TM) Platform (AXP), a proprietary family of automated devices that includes the AXP and the MXP(R) MarrowXpress and companion sterile blood processing disposables for harvesting stem cells in closed systems. The AXP device i...

Synthetech Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results

... on material purchased for direct resell. The first quarter of fiscal 2010 includes $224,000 of employee incentives compared to $41,000 in the comparable perio...sed medical devices. Synthetech's domestic and international customer base includes major pharmaceutical, contract drug synthesis firms, emerging biotechnology...

ThermoGenesis Provides Update on Fiscal 2009 Results

...and archiving cord blood stem cell units for transplant. AXP(R) AutoXpress(TM) Platform (AXP), a proprietary family of automated devices that includes the AXP and the MXP(TM) MarrowXpress and companion sterile blood processing disposables for harvesting stem cells in closed systems. The AXP device ...

InterMune Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Business Highlights

...ly 50 percent of this revenue range. The guidance includes an expected $20 million milestone payment from Roc... percent is attributed to pirfenidone which includes expenses for CAPACITY, RECAP, the preparati...to $40 million. The G&A guidance range includes approximately $5.0 million of various pirfe...

SEQUENOM Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Highlights

...n. Cash burn of approximately $52 million to $55 million. Consolidated Net loss of approximately $65 million, which includes approximately $12 million in non-cash FAS 123R expenses. Cash burn of approximately $52 to $57 million. The increase in burn rate is due to inc...

Ratcliff Adds Architect John Sealander to Healthcare Practice Group

...s dedicated to designing sustainable structures in healthy balance with time, purpose and place. Ratcliff's list of representative health care clients includes John Muir Medical Center, ValleyCare Health System, and Kaiser Permanente. The Emeryville, Calif., firm is recognized as one of Interi or Design ...

Data Published in Cell Stem Cell Demonstrates Potent Anti-Cancer Activity for OncoMed Pharmaceuticals' Lead Antibody

...lorectal and lung cancers. OncoMed's lead candidate, OMP-21M18 is currently in Phase I clinical trials. In addition to OMP-21M18, OncoMed's pipeline includes several novel preclinical product candidates targeting multiple validated cancer stem cell pathways. Privately-held, OncoMed's investors include: Nom...

Omnio Healer Selects Eden Biodesign for cGMP Production of its Candidate Wound Healing and Anti-Infection Treatments

...inical development program in late 2010. Since its foundation in 2006 Omnio Healer has assembled a strong management and development team. This includes world-renowned scientists within the field, experienced product development professionals and active investors led by Karolinska Development AB, provi...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009

...nsus. Data was compiled at 12 and 24 months for 593 patients and 177 patients respectively. The registry, which enrolled a broad spectrum of patients, includes patients with complex lesions (e.g., long lesions, total occlusions, in-stent restenosis). The corresponding event-free survival rates were 87 percent...

Cell Therapeutics Second Quarter Net Loss Decreases 54%; Pixantrone NDA Submitted to the FDA for Approval

...logy products aimed at making cancer more treatable. For additional information, please visit www.CellTherapeutics.com . This press release includes forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties, the outcome of which could materially and/or adversely affect actual futu...

NeurogesX Announces New PDUFA Date for Qutenza(TM) New Drug Application

...e 1 studies and NeurogesX is currently evaluating the design and timing of further development efforts. NeurogesX' early stage product pipeline includes pre-clinical compounds, which are prodrugs of acetaminophen and various opioids. The company has evaluated these compounds in vitro and in vivo an...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...d in 2008. The per share amount for the three and six month periods of 2009 includes the effect of the issuance of 12,039,794 shares of common stock during the ...e 30, 2009, Cadence held cash and cash equivalents of $105.4 million, which includes proceeds from the private placement of the company's common stock completed...

Shire plc: Core Portfolio of Products Delivers 20% Sales Growth

... - Net income/(loss) attributable to Shire plc 44.1 (79.0) 257.7 49.6 (1) Cost of product sales includes amortization of intangible assets relating to favorable manufacturing contracts of $0.4 million for the three months to June 30, 2009 (2008: $0.4 mill...

NxStage Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...cash equivalents as of June 30, 2009 were $24.5 million. The Company's cash usage from operations for the second quarter of 2009 was $6.9 million and includes the impact of approximately $1.9 million in fees to terminate the Company's GE credit facility. Excluding these one-time items, cash usage from opera...

The Foundation for National Institutes of Health Announces Unprecedented Product Donation by sanofi-aventis in the U.S.

...IH priorities and activities. The Foundation's Web site address is http://www.fnih.org . The NIH - The Nation's Medical Research Agency - includes 27 Institutes and Centers and is a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It is the primary federal agency for conducting and...

Micromet Closes $80.5 Million Public Offering of Common Stock

...cer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases. Its product development pipeline includes novel antibodies generated with its proprietary BiTE(R) antibody platform, ... for the treatment of melanoma. Micromet's preclinical product pipeline includes several novel BiTE antibodies generated with its proprietary BiTE antibody ...

SENOMYX ANNOUNCES CORPORATE UPDATE AND SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS

... highly-regarded expertise in developing sweet flavor solutions for a variety of products." The potential market for Senomyx's Sweet Enhancers includes a wide variety of products that would benefit from a reduction in the amount of sugar or sweeteners utilized. Reducing the quantities of sucrose and ...

Webcast of QIAGEN N.V.'s (Nasdaq: QGEN) Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results Call Set for August 11

...control. QIAGEN's assay technologies include what is considered to be the broadest panel of molecular diagnostic tests available worldwide. This panel includes the only FDA-approved test for human papillomavirus (HPV), the primary cause of cervical cancer. QIAGEN employs more than 3,100 people in over ...

VIASPACE Pursuing Renewable Energy Business in Asia

...vAtfmG3Oq9dv21XEM7guOuMncA" target="_new"> IR@VIASPACE.com . Safe Harbor Statement Information in this press release and interview includes forward-looking statements which relate to future events or future performance and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors th...

Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Acquires Exclusive License to Novel Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Technology From Stanford University

...cused on the discovery and development of new antiviral agents against novel targets for the treatment of hepatitis virus infections. Eiger's pipeline includes repurposed clinical stage therapeutic agents as well as preclinical NCEs from discovery that exhibit antiviral activity against Hepatitis C, Hepatitis...

ETC Biomedical Announces Chamber Sale in India

...me-honored computerized system. The BARA-MED(R) XD includes O.S.C.A.R. (TM) (Operating System for Control And ...ufacture and sale of Training Services (TSG) which includes (1) software driven products and services used to ...gement systems and entertainment applications. CSG includes sterilizers, environmental control devices and hyp...

Human Genome Sciences Announces Closing of Public Offering

...announced the closing of its public offering of 26,697,250 newly issued shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $14.00 per share, which includes 3,482,250 shares sold upon exercise by the underwriters of their option to purchase additional shares. The net proceeds to the Company from the offer...

National Institutes of Health Chooses Web of Science(R) to Power electronic Scientific Portfolio Assistant (eSPA)

...n cited references. About National Institutes of Health The National Institutes of Health (NIH) -- The Nation's Medical Research Agency -- includes 27 Institutes and Centers and is a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It is the primary federal agency for conducting and ...

Five Questions About Protopic (tacrolimus) Ointment

...eatment may be repeated after breaks. Protopic can be a valuable part of an overall treatment strategy for managing moderate to severe AD, which also includes a proper skin care regimen and avoiding substances such as foods, detergents and fabrics that may trigger a flare. Ho w is Protopic used? ...
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