Surgical and Trauma Wound Care Market to Tie Up $7 Billion in Sales by 2011
NEW YORK, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Driven by an aging population and
continued advances in biotechnology, the worldwide surgical and trauma
wound treatment market is expected to post a compound annual growth rate of
5.5% and grow to $7 billion by 2011, according to Wound Care Markets,
Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces launch of Quill SRS product codes for laparoscopic gynecology procedures
...c assistance. The primary advantage of Quill SRS for laparoscopic procedures is the ability to close a wound using Quill without the surgeon having to tie
knots. The exercise of tying knots can be very challenging and time consuming when surgeons are relegated to operating in a smaller surgical field as ...
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Kraton Polymers for Developing a New Generation of Polymer Grades Suitable for High-Speed Processing in Nonwoven Manufacture
...food services, automotive, sporting goods, and a variety of other industrial applications."
Kraton Polymers' has seen technology breakthroughs in tie
layers, hot melt butyl sealants, isoprene rubber latex, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) alternatives, enhanced rubber segment (ERS) polymers, and newer adhes...
Physicians in Europe Rate Novartis #1 on Service Delivery, While Merck Earns Top Honors in the US
...model from physicians across the US and Europe. Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline tie
for second place in the US, pulling ahead of Novartis, which places third t...TNS Healthcare. "For example, in the UK, 10 of the 17 companies we measure tie
for first place, with top ratings across all service areas. Unfortunately,...
American Telugu Association's Convention Attracts Over 10,000 People in the U.S.
...- Columbia Capital
- Investing in Life Sciences - Creating buzz for your business
Dr. Raj Lakhanpal, Principal - Princeton Ventures; President of tie
- NJ-PA Chapter
- Active & Passive Investments
Mark Hebner, Founder & President - Index Fund Advisors
- Institutional Inve...
March of Dimes Awards $250,000 Prize to Leaders in Understanding Embryonic Development
...in honor of President Franklin Delano
Roosevelt, who founded the March of Dimes. The Prize will be awarded to Dr.
Beachy and Dr. Tabin at a gala black tie
dinner and ceremony at the Moana
"Hedgehog genes have a wide-ranging role in mammalian development,"
said Michael Katz, MD, senior...
Lessons in Offshore Software Development
...rict adherence to quality processes, an audit process, a professional approach to the relationship and continuous investment in the relationship. Then tie
it all together with proper contractual agreements to make sure that both parties are clear in their understanding that the clients and offshore compa...
An In-Depth Look at Wisconsin's Mediocre Economic Report Card
...rank from 36-45 earn Ds. And states that rank from 46-50 earn Fs.
When a tie
occurs, each state receives the same rank and the next best performing state is ranked as if the tie
had not occurred. For example, if two states have the best score, each rece...
Pushing the Fast-Forward Button on Networking Does It Work?
...no time for shoe-staring at Connections: Chippewa Valley , the speed networking event held Wednesday in Eau Claire. In fact, there was barely time to tie
your own shoes.
Organized by the Wisconsin Technology Network and sponsored by a mix of education, law, technology and finance groups, this extreme...
How Wisconsin Can Maintain Its Lead in Stem Cell Research
...their stem cell research.
Short of an academic raid that would pilfer top Madison researchers, or a short-sighted legislative initiative that would tie
the hands of those researchers, Wisconsin remains in an esteemed position in the stem cell research community. And if researchers here are the first t...
Federal Health Architecture: An Interview with Kathleen Heuer, HHS
...mental Protection Agency and the Dept of Energy. HHS does the most in terms of health care delivery and the focus on health.
WTN: How does the FHA tie
in with other E-Gov. initiatives?
Heuer: The Office of Management and Budget several years ago came out with the 24 E-Government Quicksilver initi...
CIO of CUNA Mutual Group talks on business-IT fusion
...the new guy with big shoes to fill, Rick needed a sophisticated approach to build on these foundations.
Rick and CUNA both recognized that when you tie
IT to financial services, the situation just gets more dynamic. Drawing from his experience with that combination, Rick brought an increased focus on ...
How to solve the salary mystery
...taking into account the patent that has your name on it and the fact that your team was the only one to meet its on-time targets last quarter? You can tie
yourself up in knots just wondering how youre paid versus the rest of your colleagues.
Here are some suggestions on how to relieve that anxiety and...
Wisconsin entrepreneurs need to self-promote like coastal rivals
While Wired was celebrating robots that can tie
neckties, some entrepreneurs in Wisconsin who are ...letons; and a robot in Bethesda, Maryland that can tie
Then I had to stop reading. Because while Wired was celebrating robots that can tie
neckties, some entrepreneurs in Wisconsin who are ...
Is your IT stuck in the MUD?
...s worked for network capabilities, monitoring software, and workflow systems as well as the base technology. Using various forms of IT automation to tie
together all that distributed computing helps drain some of the MUD out of the enterprise. But the MUD remains, not because of technology limitati...
State and university form network for entrepreneurial outreach
...lege in Green Bay, will extend some of that experience to people outside the university system.
WEN will make use of these resources and serve to tie
them together, said Neil Lerner, director of the UW-Madison Small Business Development Center. The states SBDC s offer education and counseling t...
Secretary Nettles leaving Commerce for law practice
...he Senate and the Assembly that will be very forward-looking.
The act also led to the creation of the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs Network , which will tie
together state resources for start-ups.
Under his leadership, entrepreneurship became an integral component of the Department of Commerce economic ...
Governors business-plan competition starts another round
...tific instrument for running pharmaceutical calculations in fifteen minutes where the current system normally takes a day they were able to secure a tie
for first place and receive $27,000 of the prize money.
Fulton said the company has essentially run through all the funding by this point, pouring ...
Keep your tech employees happy
...rt of at the moment). Make rules about important stuff only.
If your technology people stay in their cubes with little or no customer contact, why tie
them to some dress code thats meant for customer-facing employees?
If they write code, create technical documentation or do lots of other things th...
Want a raise? Ten best midwest tech salary-increase pitches
...husiasm to the pitch and off you go.
1) I am earning you money or will earn you more money in the future.
If you can show how your contributions tie
directly to the bottom-line profits of your organization, you have access to the strongest argument of all for a pay raise. If you're a salesperson,...
Broadlook narrows search for sales leads with software
... user has sent. The software alerts the sender when the e-mail has been read and can supply the phone number of the recipient immediately. It also can tie
that information into a company's CRM system. BroadMail is indicative of the kind of actionable information Broadlook has set its sights on providing....
UW-Madison engineers apply award-winning technology to road building
...e ability to prefabricate the reinforcement grids and lay them down quicklyas opposed to having a team of workers individually lay down steel bars and tie
them togethermeans a bridge roadbed that takes two weeks to lay down might take two days. All in all, Oliva estimates that the costs for an FRP syste...
Six things to consider before a major software implementation
...t fully address your needs.
3. Negotiate the payment terms. Most software companies will accept a progress payment format. Your goal should be to tie
payments to the achievement of milestones in the implementation process. For example, you will want to limit how much you invest in the project before...
Wisconsin investors the lifeblood of New Jersey biotech
...ld not only improve the human quality of life, he said, but significantly reduce the nation's healthcare costs.
Lifeblood Medical has more than one tie
to Wisconsin. Earlier this year, the company entered into separate agreements with the Medical College of Wisconsin to study LIFOR(R). The studies a...
Net neutrality will be back, supporters vow
...inesses, urged the Senate to reject the telecommunications bill following a tie
vote in the Senate Commerce Committee that defeated an amendment to ensure ...nderstand what is at stake.
"The intense debate that resulted in today's tie
vote on net neutrality clearly underscores the Senate Commerce Committee's ...
Careful with that electronic health record, Mr. Leavitt
...e of USB flashdrives, and gets paid $3,000 without risk of going to jail. The breach will eventually be discovered because the fraud investigator will tie
the ID thefts to the dental office. Angry former patients will be interviewed on the evening news. In the end, it will be assumed that a very talented...
New CEO at TDS on tech innovation and leadership (Part 1)
...will really allow the customer to be able to make changes to their services, to add services, to delete services, to change services.
WTN: Can you tie
it into specific examples from a service standpoint?
Wittwer: There is just going to be a myriad of different types of services that IT will tou...
AT&T - BellSouth merger: Revestiture continues
...ct the incumbents.
And as for naked DSL or selling DSL without having to tie
in phone service, I fail to see the great significance in that. Slow DSL is slow DSL whether you tie
it with another service or not. Nothing was mentioned about getting really ...
Visions: Benson touts embedded innovation
...or them. This all came from that type of process. We know that nationally there are managed services and that's a trend, but everybody doesn't need to tie
into a data center.
So we put this all together. Our people did that. It's being very well received, and clients are signing on to that. So that's ...
GOP, Dems split over funding of state technology projects
...hen it came to additional funding for the data center and business software integration projects, however, the two parties were at cross purposes. The tie
vote on each project - eight Democrats voting for and eight Republicans voting against - effectively removes any new funding for the time being.
Setting up Successful siRNA Library Screens
siRNA Libraries tie
Genes to Cell Functions
Ambion has developed human siRNA libraries that
target important gene classes incl...
RNAi: A How To for New Users
...role in one or more pathways, whereas
sets of siRNAs (libraries) enable large scale screening
experiments to tie
genes to cellular function.
Delivery of siRNAs into Cultured
Cells Once you have an siRNA,
RNAi as a Tool for Mammalian Gene Analysis: Applications of siRNAs
... Functional Screening Libraries of siRNAs targeting broad collections
of genes will enable screening experiments to tie
cellular function. To date, libraries with more than a couple
of hundred siRNAs have been limited t...