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RadMD First to Offer CME-Certified Education and Training For Medical Imaging in Clinical Trials

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- RadMD, Inc. ( www.rad-md.net ) has become the first company to offer a broad range of accredited CME courses in the area of medical imaging for pharmaceutical, medical device and biotech clinical trials. The comprehensive education a...

Johnson & Johnson Completes Initial Tender Offer for Cougar Biotechnology

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., July 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) today announced that the initial offering period of its tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Cougar Biotechnology, Inc. (Nasdaq: CGRB ) expired at midnight (Eastern time) on Ju...

febit First to Offer Newly Published Mouse Genome on a Chip for DNA/RNA Detection and Enrichment

febit Technology Enables the Conversion of New Sequence Data into Biochips for Gene Expression Profiling and Sequence Capture for Next-Generation Sequencing Within Days LEXINGTON, Mass. and HEIDELBERG, Germany, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- febit holding gmbh announced today the launch of the f...

MEDS World, LLC Provides Multiple Environments with Designed Solutions - Wherever People Congregate, MEDS Odor Elimination Solutions Offer Eco-Friendly, Odor-Free Air

In 2008, Bruce Hecht and Chase Walker formed MEDS World, LLC, launching innovative odor elimination, exterior plastic trim and headlight restoration products to the Automotive, RV and Marine industries. Bruce and Chase have combined over fifty years of management experiences, in a myriad of indus...

O2h and Hypoxium Announce an Agreement to Offer Hypoxium's Specialised In Vitro, Cell-Based Oncology Assays via O2h's Biology Affiliate Program

CAMBRIDGE, England, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- O2h has initiated a networked approach towards being a full service discovery services company at the forefront of drug discovery research. O2h has established a new biology lab on-site in Ahmedabad, India offering physio-chemical and CYP450 assays. ...

Fallopian tubes offer new stem cell source

Human tissues normally discarded after surgical procedures could be a rich additional source of stem cells for regenerative medicine. New research from BioMed Central's open access Journal of Translational Medicine shows for the first time that human fallopian tubes are abundant in mesenchymal s...

Quest Diagnostics Announces Final Tender Offer Results

MADISON, N.J., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX ), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced today the final results for its previously announced cash tender offer to purchase up to $200 million total aggreg...

Johnson & Johnson Begins Tender Offer to Acquire Cougar Biotechnology

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ), through a new wholly-owned subsidiary, Kite Merger Sub, Inc., today will commence a cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Cougar Biotechnology, Inc. (Nasdaq: CGRB ). Joh...

Cell Therapeutics Amends and Restates Its 'Modified Dutch Auction' Tender Offer to a Fixed Price Tender Offer for Any and All of Its $118.9 Million Outstanding Convertible Notes

SEATTLE, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company" or "CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that it has amended and restated its "Modified Dutch Auction" tender offer to a fixed price tender offer for any and all of the approximately $118.9 million outstanding...

Walsh College and Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services Team Up To Offer New Series of 'Take Charge' Workshops for the Unemployed

June 8 kick-off event at Walsh College Troy campus to feature panel discussion, networking workshop, and job seekers networking event TROY, Mich., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Walsh College and Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services have teamed up to offer a new series of...

NIST's LIDAR may offer peerless precision in remote measurements

By combining the best of two different distance measurement approaches with a super-accurate technology called an optical frequency comb, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have built a laser ranging system that can pinpoint multiple objects with nanometer pre...

MedClean Technologies, Inc. Announces Private Offer to Exchange Warrants

BETHEL, Conn., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MedClean Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MCLN) announced today that it has commenced a private offer to exchange all of the Company's existing Common Stock Purchase Warrants with Initial Exercise Dates between July 11, 2008 and August 29, 200...

Cell Therapeutics Amends 'Modified Dutch Auction' Tender Offer for up to $89.2 million of Its Outstanding Convertible Notes

SEATTLE, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company" or "CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that it has amended its "Modified Dutch Auction" tender offer (the "Exchange Offer") to increase the total consideration of its offer to exchange shares of its common s...

Z Therapy Is The First In North Texas To Offer Revolutionary Treatment Option For Neck Pain Sufferers

Z Therapy Whiplash Treatment Center now offers a ground-breaking treatment option for victims of whiplash associated disorders (WAD). With the introduction of a multi-cervical unit (MCU) by BTE Technologies, Z Therapy is the first and only rehabilitation specialist in North Texas to offer this t...

Roche Completes Tender Offer for Genentech

BASEL, Switzerland, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roche (SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S, OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Roche Investments USA Inc., completed its tender offer for the publicly held shares of Genentech (NYSE: DNA ). The offer expired at midnight, New York ...

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...

Endo Pharmaceuticals Successfully Completes Tender Offer for Shares of Indevus Pharmaceuticals and Announces Subsequent Offering Period

CHADDS FORD, Pa., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endo Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ENDP ) today announced the successful completion of the tender offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, BTB Purchaser Inc., for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ...

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...

An Affiliate of JLL Partners, Inc. Commences Cash Tender Offer to Acquire PharmaNet Development Group, Inc. at $5.00 per Share

NEW YORK, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- JLL Partners, a leading private equity investment fund ("JLL") and PharmaNet Development Group, Inc. ("PharmaNet") announced today that JLL PharmaNet Holdings, LLC ("Parent"), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, PDGI Acquisition Corp. ("Purchaser"), each of which...

Celsis In Vitro Technologies and Promega to Offer Fast, Reliable Solutions for ADME-Tox Testing With Primary Hepatocytes

BALTIMORE, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsis In Vitro Technologies (Celsis IVT), a division of Celsis International plc, a Chicago-based life science products and laboratory services company, and Wisconsin-based Promega Corp will take the trial and guesswork out of ADME-Tox testing in primary hepa...

Roche Intends to Commence Tender Offer to Acquire All Shares of Genentech for US$ 86.50 Per Share in Cash

BASEL, Switzerland, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche announced today that it intends to commence a cash tender offer for all outstanding publicly-held shares of Genentech at US$ 86.50 per share. Roche, which currently owns 55.8% of the Genentech outstanding shares, expects to commence the tender offe...

BioSpace Partners with Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) to Offer Peer-Reviewed Scientific Video Content on BioSpace.com

Partnership expands and evolves content and advertising offerings to life science community Englewood, Colo. -- BioSpace.com has added scientific research videos to its online community for life science careers and industry resources. Video content is paired with advert...

Progen Shareholders Call Meeting to Spill Progen Board and Offer Merger or Full Cash Back to Shareholders

MELBOURNE, Australia, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Cytopia Ltd (ASX: CYT) has joined with other Progen Pharmaceuticals Ltd (ASX: PGL) shareholders to call a Progen general meeting to elect a new board, pursue a merger and enable the first full share buyback offer to Progen shareholders. Key resolu...

BVF Acquisition LLC, a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P., Commences Tender Offer for Any and All Outstanding Shares of Avigen at $1.00 Per Share

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- BVF Acquisition LLC (the "Purchaser"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P. ("BVF"), announced today that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase any and all of the outstanding common stock of Avigen, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVGN ) ("Avigen...

Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P. To Make Tender Offer For Any And All Outstanding Shares Of Avigen At $1.00 Per Share

Tender Offer provides stockholders with a near-term cash alternative if BVF nominees are elected BVF reaffirms support for downside-protected merger with MediciNova NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P. ("BVF") announced today that it intends to make a cash te...

GlaxoSmithKline Successfully Completes Tender Offer for Shares of Genelabs Technologies, Inc.

LONDON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE/NYSE: GSK ) announced today the successful completion of the tender offer by its wholly-owned subsidiary Gemstone Acquisition Corporation for shares of common stock of Genelabs Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNLB ). The tender offe...

Roche Purchases Shares in Tender Offer For Memory Pharmaceuticals Corp.

NUTLEY, N.J. and BASEL, Switzerland, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roche (SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S; OTCQX; RHHBY) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary 900 North Point Acquisition Corporation has accepted for payment all shares validly tendered and not withdrawn pursuant to its tender offer...

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...

GlaxoSmithKline Announces Waiver of a Condition to the Tender Offer for Genelabs Technologies, Inc.

LONDON and PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (LSE/NYSE: GSK ) announced today that it is waiving a condition relating to a pending lawsuit in the previously announced tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Genelabs Technologies, Inc...

Lilly Completes Cash Tender Offer for ImClone Systems

INDIANAPOLIS and New York, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) and ImClone Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: IMCL ) today announced the successful completion of the previously announced tender offer by Lilly's wholly-owned subsidiary, Alaska Acquisition Corporation...

BBM Announces Offer to Acquire YM BioSciences Inc.

NEW YORK, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BBM Holdings (OTC Bulletin Board: BBMO) announced today that it has made an offer to acquire YM BioSciences Inc. (Amex: YMI ) by a letter to YMI's Chief Executive Officer, Dr. David Allan. Under BBM's proposal, BBM would acquire in a merger all of...

GlaxoSmithKline Commences Tender Offer to Acquire Genelabs Technologies, Inc.

LONDON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (LSE/NYSE: GSK) announced today that Gemstone Acquisition Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GSK, is commencing a cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Genelabs Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNLB),...

Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Partners With Biomedical Synergies to Offer Advanced Tissue Tracking Solutions for Hospitals and Surgery Centers

Proven human tissue/implant tracking solution now available internationally DENVER, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. ("Global Med") (OTC Bulletin Board: GLOB), an international e-Health, medical information technology company, and Biomedical Synergies, Inc. (...

Diagenic Partners With DNAVision to Offer First Breast Cancer and Alzheimers Gene-Expression Blood Tests

OSLO, October 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DiaGenic ASA (OSL:DIAG) today announced that it has signed a service provider agreement with DNAVision, a leading panEuropean provider of gene expression-based diagnostic testing and services With this laboratory service and following CE marking sched...

Acasti Pharma completes offer to exchange outstanding Neptune Technologies dividend notes

LAVAL, QC, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Acasti Pharma Inc., a pharmaceutical subsidiary of Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. ("Neptune") (NASDAQ.NEPT - TSX.V.NTB) today announced that it has acquired a majority of the 9,380,355 non-convertible notes issued by Neptune on August 11, ...

iMedica Partners With LDM GROUP to Offer ScriptGuide to Physician Practice Customers

ScriptGuide via iMedica EHR provides patients with prescription drug information, encourages patients to fill prescriptions DALLAS, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- iMedica Corporation, a leading developer of healthcare software solutions for physician practices, announced today that it has partnered...

Lilly Commences Cash Tender Offer for ImClone Systems at $70 Per Share

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alaska Acquisition Corporation, has commenced its tender offer for all outstanding shares of ImClone Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: IMCL ) at a price of $70.00 ...

Sigma-Aldrich and the University of Illinois Offer New Boronic Acid Surrogates to Researchers Worldwide Through Licensing Agreement

Technology expected to aid drug discovery by allowing for the rapid synthesis of molecules using a single reaction ST. LOUIS, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with the Universi...

diaDexus, Inc. and Living Heart Foundation Offer the PLAC(R) Test to Detect Hidden Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke in Retired NFL Players

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- diaDexus, Inc. today announced its partnership with the Living Heart Foundation (LHF), a non-profit organization dedicated to combating cardiovascular disease in current and retired NFL players. The PLAC(R) Test will be included as part of ...
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