Connextions, Inc. Strengthens Technology Capabilities with Addition of Highly Regarded IT Executive
James D. Gilbert Appointed SVP of Company's Technology Operations
Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 23, 2009 -- Connextions Inc. today announced the appointment of James D. Gilbert to the position of Senior Vice President of Product Development, with responsibility for managem...
ChemGenex's omacetaxine may provide first viable treatment option for highly resistant form of CML
MELBOURNE, Australia, and MENLO PARK, California U.S.A. (June 1st, 2009) ChemGenex Pharmaceuticals Limited (ChemGenex) (ASX:CXS) announced that the latest data from its pivotal study of omacetaxine in patients with T315I-positive chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) was the subject of an oral presentat...
PLUS Diagnostics First National Laboratory to Offer Highly Specialized Gastrointestinal Tests
Company Expands Diagnostic Services with K9 Clone DOG-1 Immunohistochemical and H. pylori Monoclonal Antibody Tests
LAKEWOOD, N.J., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- PLUS Diagnostics , a leading U.S. anatomic pathology company offering a full range of multi-specialty services, announced today that it...
Launch of Highly Anticipated Oral Agents and Increasing Use of Current and Emerging Injectable Drugs Will Drive the Multiple Sclerosis Drug Market to Nearly $10 Billion in 2018
Emerging Novel Oral Therapies Will Garner 29 Percent of the Total Market in 2018, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds...
Support Bristol's Highly Qualified Independent Nominees for Advocat Board
THE CURRENT BOARD'S INTERESTS ARE NOT ALIGNED WITH STOCKHOLDERS
ADVOCAT BOARD NEEDS TO EXPLORE THE SALE OR MERGER OF THE COMPANY
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristol Investment Fund, Ltd. ("Bristol") announced today that it has sent a letter to the stockholders of Advocat, I...
iCardiac's Highly Automated QT(sm) Technology Cross-Validated Against Results from Five Leading ECG Core Laboratories
Results Based on FDA's ECG Data Warehouse and Shared at 2009 Drug Information Association Conference
Rochester, NY (PRWEB) May 11, 2009 -- iCardiac Technologies, Inc., a leader in advanced cardiac safety biomarker development, today announced that the company's Highly
VARI researcher chosen for highly competitive Scholar-in-Training Award
Grand Rapids, Mich. (April 30, 2009) Van Andel Research Institute (VARI) Research Scientist Jindong Chen, Ph.D., was recently awarded the AACR-Sanofi-Aventis Scholar-in-Training Award for research submitted for presentation at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 100th Annual Mee...
Dr.Khanna Featured in Highly Respected Trade Journal
M.D. Rajesh Khanna, founder of the Khanna institute of LASIK is Featured in Cataract & refractive surgery today. He discusses his most prominent LASIK, PRELEX and his expanding practice.
Westlake, Ca (Vocus) April 29, 2009 -- Recently M.D. Rajesh Khanna, founder of...
Presented Data Confirm That RAPAFLO(TM) (silodosin) Provides Rapid, Highly Effective, Symptom Relief for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Patients
- Uniquely Selective Agent Offers Significant Improvement -
CHICAGO , April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Data to be presented at the American Urological Association's (AUA) Annual Conference show that RAPAFLO (TM) (silodosin) produces rapid and sustained improvements of both irritati...
A New, Highly Effective, Non-Narcotic Pain Medication Now Available for Chronic Pain Patients
The Board Certified Pain Physicians of MedsNatiowide have developed an extremely effective alternative to narcotic pain medications through their multi-center meta-analysis study for chronic pain sufferers called Neurocet and Neurofen.
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 28, 2009 -...
Perlabella Introduces a Highly Concentrated and Affordable Anti-Aging Skin Care Line
Company brings the latest in Italian skin care to the U.S.
TURIN, Italy, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct from Italy, Perlabella PureDose Pearls bring the latest in anti-aging skin care technology to America. The skin care line offers four highly
concentrated anti-aging serums: Retinol Face...
Yankees Will Become First MLB Team to Integrate Highly Advanced Antimicrobial System
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- CSG, in conjunction with the New York Yankees, today announced the new Yankee Stadium will become the first facility in Major League Baseball (MLB) to be treated with the Sports Antimicrobial System(TM) (SAS). Comprised of several leading-edge and h...
Specialists are Highly Satisfied with the Safety and Efficacy of Atripla and Isentress in the Treatment of HIV Patients
A CCR5 Antagonist That is Dosed Once Daily Could Earn an 18 Percent Patient Share in the U.S. and a 30 Percent Patient Share in Europe, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and adviso...
iCardiac's Highly Automated QT(sm) Technology Now Validated in Over 10 Clinical QT Studies
Validation Study Affirms Highly
Automated Cardiac Safety ECG Analysis for Global Leader in Drug Development
Rochester, New York (PRWEB) February 5, 2009 -- iCardiac Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator in advanced cardiac safety biomakers and automated QT analysis, t...
Pennsylvania Health Department Offers Tips to Prevent Spread of Highly Contagious Norovirus
HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Outbreaks of viral gastroenteritis, or "stomach flu," are sharply on the rise in Pennsylvania, prompting the Department of Health to offer tips to help prevent the spread of the highly
contagious norovirus infection -- a common cause of the illne...
Onyx Pharmaceuticals Acquires Option to License Novel Highly Specific JAK2 Inhibitors From S*BIO
EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX ) today announced that it has acquired an option to license rights to SB1518, an orally available, potent, and selective inhibitor of Janus Kinase 2 (JAK2), and SB1578, also a JAK2 inhibitor, from S*BIO...
Voriconazole: A highly potent treatment for fungal infections
London, UK, 16 December 2008 - The effectiveness of voriconazole in combating fungal infections has been confirmed by a new study to be featured in the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents ( www.elsevier.com/locate/ijaa ), published by Elsevier. Fungal infections can kill people with we...
Gems Sensors & Controls Introduces Highly Accurate FDA Compliant Flow Sensor
Gems® Sensors & Controls™ (Gems), a global leader in liquid level, pressure, and flow sensors, miniature solenoid valves, and fluidic systems announces the launch of the new FT-330 turbine flow sensor designed specifically for drinking water and beverage dispensing applications.
New Orthopedic Oncology Fellowship Program at Mount Clemens Brings Highly Trained Surgeons to State
Fellowship First In State To Train Surgeons For Rare But Often Mistreated Cancer
New Program Is Example Of Growth And Momentum At Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The first fellowshi...
Derma Sciences Announces 3-Year Licensing Deals for Highly Profitable Character Strip Bandages
Immensely popular licensed characters will add significant growth to the company's first aid division
PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc.
(OTC Bulletin Board: DSCI) announced today that it has secured two
additional licenses to manufactu...
CoreValve Announces That More Than 1,800 High-Risk Patients Have Been Treated with its ReValving System for Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement (PAVR) : Highly encouraging registry data also presented at TCT 2008
CoreValve ( www.corevalve.com ) announced today that the expanded clinical evaluation of its ReValving System for percutaneous aortic valve replacement (PAVR) in high-risk patients with aortic stenosis continues to enroll patients at an accelerating pace. More than 1,800 patients have now been tr...
MD2 International Brings Highly Attentive Medicine to Chicago
Pioneer of concierge medicine selects finest local physicians for new Chicago practice
BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- MD2 International, the
pioneer of concierge medicine, opened a Chicago practice with two of the
area's finest primary care physicians. Wi...
Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center to Host Highly Acclaimed Music and Medicine Program
MIDLAND, Pa., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Park Performing Arts
Center ( http://www.lppac.org/ ) will host the HealthRhythms Group
Empowerment Drumming program on Sept. 12-14, 2008. Leading neurologist and
mind-body researcher Barry Bittman, M.D., and music therapist Christine
Endoscopic ultrasound highly accurate in evaluating ambiguous radiographic findings of the pancreas
OAK BROOK, Ill. August 27, 2008 Researchers from St. Louis University School of Medicine in Missouri report that EUS and EUS-FNA is 99.1 percent accurate in diagnosing pancreatic neoplasms (abnormal growths or tumors) in patients who were referred for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) because of CT a...
OptiNose presents data on highly effective migraine treatment
BOSTON, MA Saturday June 28, 2008 OptiNose announced today that it presented important new data demonstrating the superior performance of its novel nasal drug delivery device with sumatriptan for the treatment of migraines. The Phase II results indicate that the drug-device combination achieves...
The HealthCentral Network Acquires MedTrackAlert, Extending its Ability to Reach Highly Engaged Online Health Consumers
In First Acquisition Since Investment from IAC/InterActive Corp, Leading
Health Network Moves to Enhance Suite of Patient Engagement Capabilities
ARLINGTON, Va., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The HealthCentral Network, Inc.
(http://www.HealthCentral.com ) announced today the acquisition of consum...
Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Highly Effective in Diabetes Care, According to a Special Issue of Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Subjects with type 1 or type
2 diabetes who self-monitor their blood glucose levels more frequently and
use the results to adjust treatment regimens can achieve improved glucose
control, according to a collection of state-of-the-art reports that
Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) Found to Be Highly Sensitive for Early Stage Breast Cancer
Researchers Determine BSGI a Useful Tool in Detection, as Sensitive as MRI for Invasive Cancers and Perhaps More So for DCIS
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- According to an article in
the June issue of Radiology, researchers at The George Washington
University Medical Center...
Full-Body Scans May Help the Highly Cancer-Prone
People with Li-Fraumeni syndrome have a 90% chance of malignancy by age 60
FRIDAY, March 21 (HealthDay News) -- Full-body PET/CT scans identified unsuspected, treatable tumors in three of 15 patients with a rare genetic condition that greatly increases the risk of cancer, say researche...
UFE Highly Effective in Cases Where Focused Ultrasound to Treat Uterine Fibroids Failed
Significant Relief of Symptoms Noted From Uterine Fibroid Embolization
WASHINGTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Uterine fibroid
embolization (UFE), a minimally invasive interventional radiology treatment
for uterine fibroids, provides significant relief of symptoms for women
The price paid for higher energy is highly dangerous to teeth
CHICAGO (March 12, 2008) - For more than 10 years, energy drinks in the United States have been on the rise, promising consumers more oomph in their day. In fact, it is estimated that the energy drink market will hit $10 billion by 2010. While that may be great news for energy drink companies, it ...
Study: highly involved patients don't always see better health outcomes
Patients who prefer to be highly
involved in their treatment don't necessarily have better luck managing chronic health conditions, a new study suggests.
A research team based at the Veterans Affairs (VA) Iowa City Health Care System and the University of Iowa surveyed 189 veterans with high bl...
Researchers find less invasive, highly accurate methods
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Using two different endoscopes together is better than using one to stage lung cancer, and is also much more precise and less invasive than the surgical method now most commonly used, researchers at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., report in the Feb. 6 issue of the Journal of...
LASIK works well, according to long-term study of highly myopic patients
Philadelphia, December 28, 2007 Laser surgery to correct vision problems has been in use since the early 1990s. Photorefractive Keratotomy (PRK) is typically used to correct low to moderate myopia, while laser in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is preferred for high myopia corrections. Although over ...
Songbirds offer clues to highly practiced motor skills in humans
The melodious sound of a songbird may appear effortless, but his elocutions are actually the result of rigorous training undergone in youth and maintained throughout adulthood. His tune has virtually crystallized by maturity. The same control is seen in the motor performance of top athletes and mu...
SGX Pharmaceuticals Submits Investigational New Drug Application for SGX523, a Highly Potent, Selective, Orally Bioavailable cMET Inhibitor
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SGX Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Nasdaq: SGXP ) today announced that it has submitted an investigational new
drug (IND) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for SGX523.
This compound is an internally developed, orally-bioavailable, small
CT Angiography Highly Accurate: Multicenter Trials Show
CHICAGO, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Computed tomography (CT) angiography
is as accurate as an invasive angiogram in detecting coronary artery
disease, according to the findings of the first two prospective multicenter
64-slice scanner trials presented today at the annual meeting of the
CT angiography highly accurate, multicenter trials show
CHICAGO Computed tomography (CT) angiography is as accurate as an invasive angiogram in detecting coronary artery disease, according to the findings of the first two prospective multicenter 64-slice scanner trials presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America ...
Plastic Surgery Complications and Deaths are Rare, Despite Highly Publicized Death of Donda West
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following
the tragic death of Donda West, mother of hip-hop star Kanye West, the
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reminds consumers that plastic
surgery is real surgery and outlines several important recommendations when
18F-DG PET/CT can highly increase the detection of colorectal cancer
Combined positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET/CT) is currently widely used in the clinical diagnosis of cancer to provide functional and morphological imaging. The value of PET/CT in detection of the recurrence and metastasis of colorectal cancer (CRC) was recently confirmed i...