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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 A...

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 Stevens will...

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 compr...

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 whose f...

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 m...

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 Radiologic...

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 co...

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...
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