The Law Offices of Brian D. Witzer Wins 6+ Million Dollar Verdict
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A jury in Pasadena, California awarded over $6 million to an 82 year-old Chinese female immigrant who suffered Stevens-Johnson Syndrome/Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis after taking the drug Allopurinol. She alleged that the Defendant, an osteopathic p...
Brown engineering professor wins prestigious White House award
PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] Rashid Zia, assistant professor of engineering, has been named one of this year's winners of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers. The White House named the latest group of winners this week.
The PECASE award recognizes outstand...
CEM Wins Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award for the Sprint Rapid Protein Analyzer
MATTHEWS, N.C., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- CEM Corporation has won a 2009 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award in the Greener Reaction Conditions category for its Sprint(TM) Rapid Protein Analyzer . The company will accept the award this evening during a ceremony at the Carnegie ...
Nanobiotech Center Wins $2.5 Million, 4-Year Grant
Triad-Based Center of Innovation To Commercialize NC's Nanobio Ideas
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Biotechnology Center has approved a four-year, $2.5 million grant for the Center of Innovation in Nanobiotechnology (COIN) to develop the co...
The Foundation for Biomedical Research Wins Telly Award for Majestic
Majestic is a groundbreaking film starring the top equine veterinarians whose research is extending the lives of horses and humans
WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Foundation for Biomedical Research (FBR) announced its feature film Majestic has won a Telly A...
Paragon Bioservices, Inc. Wins 2009 Lilly Global Supplier Award
BALTIMORE, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Bioservices, Inc., a contract research and manufacturing organization (CRO/CMO), has been awarded the coveted 2009 Lilly Global Supplier Award for exceptional performance in support of Lilly's strategic objectives.
"It is a great honor to be recognize...
Syrinx Wins Contract with Leading Pharmaceutical Company for SharePoint 2007 Services
WALTHAM, Mass., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Syrinx Consulting Corporation , an IT consulting and software development firm that delivers easy-to-use .Net and SharePoint applications , announced today that it has signed a contract for approximately $100,000 with a leading biopharmaceutical company ...
Axial Biotech Wins 2009 Innovation Award for Biotechnology
Company recognized from more than 100 companies for innovative technology
SALT LAKE CITY, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Axial Biotech, Inc., a company revolutionizing spine care through the development of molecular diagnostic technologies, was selected as the winner at the 9th Annual Utah Innovation ...
SynCo Bio Partners Wins Best Contract Manufacturing Organization 2009 ViE Award
AMSTERDAM, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- SynCo Bio Partners B.V. (Amsterdam,
The Netherlands), the cGMP manufacturer of clinical and commercial
biopharmaceuticals, has won the Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) award for
Best Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO) 2009. This award was presented
HybridSPE(TM)-Precipitation Technology Wins SelectScience.net 2009 Scientists' Choice Award for Best New Separations Product in 2008
HybridSPE-Precipitation (HybridSPE-PPT) technology combines the simplicity of protein precipitation with the selectivity of SPE for the targeted removal of phospholipids and proteins from biological samples prior to LC-MS/MS analysis
ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Supelco, a div...
Huntsman Innovation Wins Top Award at Paris JEC Show
BASEL, Switzerland, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Huntsman Advanced Materials, a division of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN ), today announced it was awarded the JEC Award for innovative materials at the JEC Show in Paris, France. Huntsman received the award for the innovative use of it...
Satyam Wins Consumer Health World Award for Tele-Ophthalmology Program
- Program provides eye exams and care for rural Indians
- Leverages Satyam's earlier success with tele-EKGs
HYDERABAD, India, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Satyam Computer Services Limited, (NYSE: SAY ) a leading global consulting and information technology services provider, ann...
Pioneer(R) Surgical Technology, Inc. Wins Frost & Sullivan's 2009 North American Orthopaedic Tissue Engineering Technology Innovation Award
MARQUETTE, Mich. and GREENVILLE, N.C., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer
Surgical Technology, Inc., a leading innovator in the design and manufacture
of spinal and orthopaedic implants, instruments and biologic products, today
announced that it has won the prestigious Frost & Sullivan 2009 N...
Alkemists Labs Wins Nutrition Business Journal's 2008 Industry Growth Award
Maintaining growth in the face of a recession is no small feat for any company. Last year, Alkemists Labs reaped the benefit of what company Founder Sidney Sudberg called "being in the right place at the right time" and showed year over year sales growth of 105%.
DaVita Wins Gold in International Marketing and Communications Competition
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc., a
leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic
kidney disease (CKD) and kidney failure, today announced DaVita's bi-annual
publication, the DaVita Magazine - Stories of the DaVita Village, was
Nikon Instruments Perfect Focus System Wins Second Place in The Scientist's Top Innovations of 2008 Award
MELVILLE, N.Y., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel of expert judges selected Nikon Instruments, Inc.'s ( www.nikoninstruments.com ) Ti-E Perfect Focus System (PFS) as second place among the top ten in The Scientist's Top Innovations of 2008 Award, which recognizes winning combinations of invention,...
SMU chemist wins NSF early career award
DALLAS -- Southern Methodist University chemist Brent Sumerlin has earned a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Award, given to junior faculty members who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars in American colleges and universities.
Sumerlin, assistant professor in the ...
Oberon FMR Wins Top Prize at BioWest 2008 Venture Showcase Competition
Oberon FMR, Inc. was selected as the most promising biotech start-up company at the recent BioWest 2008 Venture Showcase Competition. Oberon, which uses a proprietary process to convert wastewater from food and beverage companies into a protein-rich ingredient for animal feed, was given top hono...
It's a Bug's Life, as Flawless Photo of Wasp Wins Worldwide Olympus BioScapes Competition : Winning Sure Doesn't Sting - Olympus BioScapes 2008 Competition
A luminous golden ‘fairy fly' that seems to defy gravity as it hovers with feathered wings against a dark background took top prize in the 2008 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition, the world's foremost forum for showcasing microscope photos and videos of life science subjects. Mr....
B. Braun Technology Wins Novation Specialty Infusion Pumps Contract Award
B. Braun Expands Contract Agreements to Include Specialty Pumps
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun)
announced today it has signed a three-year agreement with Novation, the
healthcare industry's leading contracting services company, to provide
Abbott's XIENCE V(TM) Drug Eluting Stent Wins Prestigious Chicago Innovation Award
Fourth Innovation Award for Abbott in Six Years Recognizes Breakthrough Treatment for the Most Common Form of Heart Disease
ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott today announced it
has received a 2008 Chicago Innovation Award for its XIENCE V(TM)
Everolimus Eluting Coronar...
Wyeth Wins Philadelphia Diet Drug Trial Involving Claim of PPH
MADISON, N.J., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth (NYSE: WYE )
announced today that the jury in the case of Danny Crowder (Individually
and as Administrator of the Estate of Edna Faye Crowder) v. Wyeth in the
Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas found in favor of Wyeth.
"We believe this ...
Nanoscale carbon materials research wins the 2008 Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics
Dr. Phaedon Avouris of IBM and Professor Tony Heinz of Columbia University were presented with the 2008 Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics on 27 September 2008 during a day-long forum at Harvard University, attended by luminaries of the field. The Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics r...
Small Animal Imaging Market: Biospace Lab Wins Frost & Sullivan Accolade for Its Successful Product Line Strategy
LONDON and PARIS, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Frost & Sullivan
European Preclinical Small Animal Imaging Product Line Strategy of the Year
Award is presented to Biospace Lab for keeping abreast of market
requirements with its strong product portfolio. The company's outstanding
New, Fast Forensic Technology Wins R&D 100 Award
ALPHARETTA, Ga., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Identity Sciences, LLC (IDS),
with its strategic science partner the Idaho National Laboratory (INL), has
been awarded a 2008 R&D 100 Award for AbP ID(TM), a new groundbreaking
forensic human identification test. The new product, scheduled to be
Trubion Pharmaceuticals Wins Patent Opposition - Genentech / Biogen Idec European Patent Revoked
SEATTLE, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trubion Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (Nasdaq: TRBN ), today announced that the Opposition Division (OD) of
the European Patent Office (EPO) has revoked Genentech and Biogen Idec's
European Patent 1176981, in its entirety. This patent was generally
UT Knoxville Wins $16M Mathematics and Biology Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mathematicians and
biologists from around the world will converge on the University of
Tennessee, Knoxville, to take part in a new institute dedicated to finding
creative solutions to pressing problems from animal disease to wildfire
US Oncology Pharmaceutical Distribution Service Wins National Safety Council Award
HOUSTON, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology Specialty, LP, the
state-of-the-art pharmaceutical distribution center of US Oncology, has
received the Occupational Excellence Achievement Award from the National
Safety Council for its outstanding safety achievements.
The award is presented to c...
Xceed Ziplex(R) System for Automated Gene-Expression Analysis Wins 2008 R&D 100 Award
WELLESLEY, Mass., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Xceed Molecular, a pioneer in
the development of cost-effective, easy-to-use gene-expression analysis
systems, announced that R&D Magazine has selected the company's Ziplex
System as a recipient of the magazine's prestigious R&D 100 Award. Called
CSC's DVC Wins $32.3 Million NIAID Contract to Establish Phase 1 Clinical Trial Unit
Quintiles Transnational Teams to Provide Clinical Research and Support
FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CSC (NYSE: CSC )
announced today that DynPort Vaccine Company LLC (DVC), a CSC company, has
received a contract from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious
WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX) Wins the 2008 Frost & Sullivan Award for Best in Class Outsourced R&D in Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
SHANGHAI, China, July 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:
WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device research
and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the United
States, today proudly announced that it has won the 2008 Frost & Sullivan
Angiotech wins before the UK House of Lords
VANCOUVER, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Angiotech Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ANPI , TSX: ANP), a global specialty pharmaceutical and
medical device company, announced that yesterday, the highest court of the
United Kingdom, the House of Lords, confirmed in a precedent-setting
Concentric Wins Full-Service Professional Assignment From Biopharm Innovator Neuromed
NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Concentric Pharma Advertising, Inc., a
five-year-old independent agency and one of the fastest growing in the
field, has been selected by biopharmaceutical company Neuromed for U.S.
professional communications supporting a developmental once-daily
Oridion Wins 2008 Manufacturers Partnership Award From Independent Medical Distributor's Association
JERUSALEM and NEEDHAM, Massachusetts, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Oridion Systems Ltd. - (SWX: ORIDN) Oridion Medical, the leading developer
and manufacturer of innovative capnography monitoring solutions, announced
that it won the 2008 Manufacturers Partnership Award from IMDA, the
Stem Cell Researcher Wins Award for Excellence for Work With the ImageStream(R) System
SEATTLE, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Society for
Analytical Cytometry has bestowed its President's Award for Excellence on
Dr. Ewa Zuba-Surma in recognition of her work on the discovery and
characterization of embryonic-like stem cells. Dr. Zuba-Surma works at the
Stem Cell Biolo...
Novare Surgical Wins Medical Design Excellence Award
RealHand(R) High Dexterity (HD) instruments recognized in premier program for the medical technology community
CUPERTINO, Calif., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Novare Surgical Systems
announced that the company's RealHand High Dexterity (HD) instruments were
recognized with a 2008 Me...
Roskamp Institute Wins Grant for Lung Cancer Research
James & Esther King Biomedical Research Program Awards Peer-Reviewed Grant
SARASOTA, Fla., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Roskamp Institute (Roskamp)
today announced it was awarded the Florida Department of Health and James &
Esther King Biomedical Research Program, Small Business Technology Trans...
Touch Bionics wins the 2008 MacRobert Award - i-LIMB Hand recognised as the leading engineering innovation of the year
LIVINGSTON, Scotland, June 10 /PRNewswire/ - Touch Bionics, developer
of the world's first commercially available bionic hand, announced today
that the team behind the development of the i-LIMB Hand has won the 2008
Royal Academy of Engineering MacRobert Award, the UK's premier award for
UCSB's Nakamura wins Prince of Asturias Award
Professor Shuji Nakamura, Director UC Santa Barbara's Solid-State Lighting and Energy Center, has been named a recipient of the 2008 Prince of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research. Each recipient of the prestigious award is presented with a medal and a Joan Miro sculpture commissio...
MEDRAD(R) XDS(TM) Extravasation Detector Wins Medical Design Excellence Award
Stellant(R) CT Injection System Technology Detects Extravasations during CT Contrast Injections
WARRENDALE, Pa., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, INC., announced today
that its XDS(TM) Extravasation Detector has received a 2008 Medical Design
Excellence Award(R) (MDEA). Th...