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Abbott Introduces Molecular Diagnostic System Intended for Broad Identification of Infectious Agents

CHICAGO, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT ) today unveiled its new PLEX-ID system currently in development for detecting and characterizing a wide range of pathogens, including infectious agents commonly transmitted in hospitals and other clinical sites. PLEX-ID is t...

California Medical Association Joins MedicAlert Foundation to Offer Medical Identification for Members and Patients

Alliance designed to benefit Californians with medical conditions TURLOCK, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Medical Association (CMA), representing 35,000 physicians in all modes of practice and specialties, and the MedicAlert Foundation, the leading nonprofit providin...

Advanced Analytical Reveals New Platform for Rapid Genotypic Identification of Microorganisms at ASM 2009

AMES, Iowa, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Analytical, based in Ames, IA will reveal the latest results generated from their new instrument platform, the DNA PROfiler(TM) system. This instrument rapidly identifies microorganisms in less than 4 hours by producing a genetic fingerprint or PROfile...

eMed-ID, World's First Medical Identification Franchise, Opens Tampa Bay Market for Franchise Sales

- Portable USB Device Will Expedite Emergency Responders' Treatment of Trauma Victims - ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- eMed-ID, the world's first medical identification franchise providing consumers with a personal USB device that will expedite emergency responders treatment of...

eMed-ID, World's First Medical Identification Franchise, Opens Ft. Lauderdale For Franchise Sales

- Portable USB Device Will Expedite Emergency Responders' Treatment of Trauma Victims - ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- eMed-ID, the world's first medical identification franchise providing consumers with a personal USB device that will expedite emergency responders treatmen...

bioPoint(TM) PID Wristband Software Improves Patient Identification Accuracy and Safety

ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Optronics, Inc., a leader in healthcare workflow software, enhances its bioPoint (TM) Patient Identification wristband solution, the only comprehensive, flexible, and easy-to-use patient identification solution with full drag and drop design capability....

World's First Medical Identification Franchise Launches Nationally

USB Device with Confidential Medical Records Will Expedite Emergency Responders' Treatment of Unconscious Victims ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- eMed-ID, the world's first medical identification franchise, announced today the launch of its low-cost, home-based franchise concept...

RPGSi Selects M2SYS Fingerprint Biometrics Software for Revolutionary Patient Identification System

Leading Healthcare Solutions Provider Integrates Award-Winning Fingerprint Recognition Solution ATLANTA, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- M2SYS Technology, an award-winning fingerprint biometrics research and development firm, announced today that RPGSi Business Solutions, a provider of effective and ...

World's First Medical Identification Franchise Launches at Miami's Franchise Expo South

eMed-ID Plans Thousands of Franchisees Nationally With More than 1,800 in Florida Alone ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- eMed-ID, the world's first medical identification franchise, announced today the launch of its low-cost, home-based franchise concept that provides a...

2nd International Conference, Signs of Autism in Infants: Changing Outcomes Through Early Identification and Intervention, October 11 & 12, 2008; Unique and Critical Event

This conference brings together a roster of visionary and accomplished leaders in autism research and clinical practice who are dedicated to the earliest possible identification of autism in very young children and the initiation of intervention to interrupt and ameliorate the devastating consequ...

The Second International Conference on Signs of Autism in Infants: Changing Outcomes through Early Identification and Intervention, October 11 and 12, 2008. Save the Date!

During this 2-day conference experts from around the world will present their latest research on indicators of autism in the first year of life, the process and tools of identification, and strategies for early intervention. These experts have been discovering the links between theory and practic...

Winning Method - Effective Identification and Development of Clinical Investigators

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Market competition is mounting to win the time, attention and interest of the most highly qualified clinical investigators. Companies that develop depth and skill in winning clinical investigators to their studies win an advantage in bringing their pr...

Body identification by facial reconstruction will cost less time and money

This release is available in Spanish . A researcher from the Physical Anthropological Laboratory of the University of Granada has developed the most complete database today to identify human remains and bodies in advanced states of decomposition using 3D computerised techniques for facial ...

Isis Announces Approximately $2.8 Million in Government Grants and Contracts Awarded to its Ibis Subsidiary to Advance Ibis' Pathogen Identification Technology

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS ) announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary, Ibis Biosciences, Inc. (Ibis), has been awarded two new Phase 2 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants and a new government contract tot...

Forsyth launches 1-of-a-kind core service to enable rapid identification of bacterial samples

Today, The Forsyth Institute launched a new one-of-a-kind service for the research community. The Forsyth Microbial Identification Microarray Service (MIM) enables the rapid identification of bacterial species in clinical samples. The first service offering, Human Oral Microbe Identification Micr...

Community Health Centers Reveal Specific Ramifications of The Medicaid Citizenship and Identification Documentation Requirements

Continued Assessment of Impact Underway; Updated Results to Be Released in Fall 2007 as Congress Considers Legislation to Ease Requirements WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing assessment of the impact of Medicaid documentation requirements enacted by Congre...

Worried Your Pet Will Get Lost or Stolen? Invest in Pet Identification

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 7, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Many pet owners take their animals for granted thinking they'll always be at their side. But even the most loyal pets can wander, break loose or become victims of theft. Owners are left heartbroken knowing that if they had made a simple investm...

Impaired Odour Identification Predicts Cognitive Decline for the Elderly

Older adults having difficulty in identifying common odours may be at a higher risk of cognitive impairment-a decline in thinking, learning, and memory abilities-which is a precursor to Alzheimer's disease, suggests a study. Dr. Robert S. Wilson and his colleagues at Rush University Medic...

Combined Imaging Approach may Provide Better Identification of Difficult-to-diagnose Brain Clots

University of Cincinnati (UC) neuroradiologists believe a brain imaging approach that combines standard magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans with specialized// contrast-enhanced techniques could lead to more effective diagnoses in patients with difficult-to-detect blood clots in veins of the brai...

Headway in identification of allergens of contact dermatitis

Contact dermatitis is an allergic reaction caused to many human beings. A new Mayo Clinic study reveals the most common causes of // allergic contact dermatitis. The exact definition of contact dermatitis is that it is a skin inflammation resulting in swollen, reddened and itchy skin due to direct ...

Novel Technique For Identification And Treatment Of Neurodegenerative Diseases

A new technique has been developed to identify and localize the presence of tiny iron oxide particles associated with neurodegenerative disorders, more specifically Alzheimer's. // The finding could eventually pave way for the development of a first real time diagnostic procedure for Alzheimer's. ...

Colour Identification Lies Wholly On the Left Hemisphere of the Brain.

A research was conducted by the American Researchers Richard Ivry and his colleagues working at the University of California, Berkeley. He said that left side of the brain // can quickly identify colours than to identify varying shades of the same colour. This is due to the fact that the left side ...

MRI can predict risk of cardiac arrhythmia by identification of scar tissue

Magnetic resonance imaging can now be used to predict the risk for a fast and dangerous heart rhythm known as ventricular arrhythmia. Patients whose muscle wall thickness contained over 25 percent of scar tissue are nine // times more likely to likely to test positive according to researchers at J...

Protein Markers for Identification of Brain Tumor

Professor Waldemar Debinski and his team from Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center have found a new treatment for the brain tumor – glioblastoma multiforme. The scientists have found that the inactive form of EphA2 // protein in the brain cells were responsible for spread of cancer cells a...

Evoprinter, a multigenomic comparative tool for rapid identification of functionally important DNA

Deciphering the regulatory mechanisms that control coordinate gene expression is a long-standing goal of biology. The comparison of orthologous DNA sequences from multiple vertebrate or invertebrate // species holds promise in identifying the cis-regulatory elements central to the dynamic interplay...

Computer aided cancer identification in young women

Eversince the introduction of computers to the health care delivery system, the electronic marvel has been only expanding its potential in improving diagnosis and treatment modalities. // A computer-aided detection system not only helps radiologists detect more breast cancers, but also helps ...

The Use of Radio Frequency Identification ( RFID) to tackle the growing menace of counterfeit drugs

Manufacturers across the world have been constantly coming up with new strategies// and technologies to curb the proliferation of counterfeit drugs in the market. Deputy director BK Karna of Indian Institute of Packaging says although pharma companies are trying to bring in novel features to pr...

Early identification of autism possible

Scientists of Canada have been able to successfully diagnose autism in infants below one years of age.// In a process to systematically document early signs of autism in children researchers had been able to diagnose high-risk infants and confirmed the diagnosis in a follow up study, till ab...

New Gene Identification Help Asthma Treatments

Scientists have discovered a gene that might be responsible for asthma. Scientists believe that this might lead to new understanding of the disease, hence leading to better treatments. There are about 10 genes that have a significant effect on a person's susceptibility to asthma. With combined ef...

Lifeclinic to Showcase Health Stations and Health Communicator at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores 2009 Pharmacy and Technology Conference

...oyer's or retailer's own Web site or health portal. Capabilities include both a magnetic stripe and barcode reader for store loyalty cards or employee identification badges. The barcode reader can also generate multimedia product information, allowing consumers to retrieve tailored product information for general m...

GNC Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Report 2nd Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... August 13, 2009 at 11 a.m. EDT. To listen to this call dial 1-866-468-1032 inside the U.S. and 1-832-445-1665 outside the U.S. The conference identification number for all callers is 22209643. A webcast of the call will also be available through the "About GNC" link on www.gnc.com . GNC, headqua...

West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency Awards Overpayment Project to HMS

...re expected to assist the agency in controlling rising healthcare costs. HMS's approach to credit balances integrates a variety of overpayment identification processes--including professional and facility provider on-site audits, targeted claim analysis, and medical records reviews. HMS will identify the r...

EHE International Supports The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

... 1913, EHE International has been a recognized leader in employee and individual Preventive Healthcare Plans (PHP) specifically designed for the early identification of preventable disease and risk factors; clinical management of health findings; referral resources; and personal coaching intervention programs of ad...

George Barrett Named Chairman and CEO of Cardinal Health

...rmful medication errors, Cardinal Health develops market-leading technologies, including Alaris(R) IV pumps, Pyxis(R) automated dispensing and patient identification systems, MedMined(TM) electronic infection surveillance service and VIASYS(R) respiratory care products. The company also manufactures medical and su...

Bipartisan Panel of Industry, NGO and Academic Experts Proposes New Rules for Science in Federal Regulation

...y of Colorado SHERRI K. STUEWER: Exxon Mobil Corporation WENDY E. WAGNER: University of Texas *panelist affiliations listed for identification purposes only. About the Bipartisan Policy Center: In 2007, former U.S. Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, Bob...

Abnormal Brain Circuits May Prevent Movement Disorder

...articularly twisting and abnormal postures. Studies have shown that muscles contract abnormally and patients can't stop the involuntary movements. The identification of a specific abnormality in people with the genetic mutation who never develop symptoms could eventually pave the way towards new treatments for dyst...

Amgen and Wyeth Statement on FDA Announcement About Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Blockers

... news release. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed and actual results may differ materially from those Amgen projects. Discovery or identification of new product candidates or development of new indications for existing products cannot be guaranteed and movement from concept to product is uncerta...

Key Factors Define 'Prolonged Grief'

... identification of the disorder will help professionals treat the bereaved, experts say TUESDAY, Aug. 4 (HealthDay News) -- In an effort to help people vu...

M2SYS Biometric Software Solution Selected By GHG Corporation

...cycle. With the biometric software add-on, GHG customers have the option to use either fingerprint or finger vein readers to facilitate the biometric identification of employees. The use of biometric technology helps GHG customers to maximize profits and ensure accurate employee time tracking. "We selected...

Periodic Dieting May Cut Breast Cancer Risk

...velopment of mammary tumors should help us identify pathways that could be targeted for chemoprevention studies," she said in a news release. "Further identification of serum factors that are involved in tumor development would possibly provide a way to identify at-risk individuals and target interventions to these...
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