Bionovo Presents Positive Results from Phase 1B Trial of Bezielle for Metastatic Breast Cancer
EMERYVILLE, Calif., August 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bionovo, Inc. (Nasdaq: BNVI ) today announced positive
results from the Phase 1B clinical trial of Bezielle (formerly BZL101), their lead drug candidate for advanced breast cancer. In the trial, Bezielle showed an excellent sa...
AMERIGROUP Reports Q2 Net Income of $49.6 Million or $0.94 per Diluted Share, Including $0.43 per Diluted Share Positive Impact from Tax Adjustment
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., July 31, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERIGROUP Corporation (NYSE: AGP ) today announced that net income for the second quarter of 2009 was $49.6 million, or $0.94 per diluted share, versus a loss of $164.0 million, or $3.10 per diluted share, for the second qua...
Metabolife(R) Reminds Us That the Little Things We Do Can Bring Positive Change to Our Lives and the Lives of Others
NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Metabolife, a leading brand in the weight management industry, announced today their "Less Is More" campaign, which will encourage participants to bring about positive, incremental changes to their lives and the lives of others through simple, every...
Unified360 Makes Positive Impact to Baylor Surgical Center Operations.
DALLAS, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Unified360, a Unified Communications Solutions Provider, recently completed a significant upgrade to Baylor Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth. Unified360 was selected because of our best of breed solutions, significant track record and execution on cri...
QuatRx Announces Further Positive Phase 3 Results For Ophena(TM) (Ospemifene Tablets) in Postmenopausal Vaginal Atrophy
ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- QuatRx Pharmaceuticals Company, a privately-held biopharmaceutical company, today announced positive
top-line efficacy results from the first of two patient cohorts in its second pivotal Phase 3 trial of the investigational compound, Ophe...
Oclaro Reports Positive Adjusted EBITDA in First Post-Merger Quarter
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oclaro, Inc. (Nasdaq: OCLR ), a leading provider of optical components, modules and subsystems, today announced the financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended June 27, 2009. Oclaro, Inc. was forme...
AlphaRx Presents Positive Preclinical Data on Zysolin(TM) Inhalable Nanoparticles at Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting
MARKHAM, ON, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AlphaRx, Inc. (OTCBB: ALRX) announced positive
preclinical results which demonstrated that an inhaled tobramycin nanoparticle (Zysolin(TM)) formulation was a more effective treatment in animal models of acute Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia when compa...
Employee Wellness Programs Demonstrate Positive Return on Investment for Businesses
The 10th Annual Conference and Exposition of the Illinois State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management --HR: Building Bridges to Success" in DeKalb , Ill. July 23-24
DEKALB, Ill., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many executives an...
National Health Information Exchange Survey Shows Increased Activity, Cost Savings, Positive Impact on Physician Practices
More Initiatives Exchanging Data Leads to New Improvements in Quality and Returns on Investment
WASHINGTON, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The exchange of health information electronically between physicians, hospitals, health plans, and patients has increased substan...
AlphaRx Reports Positive Preclinical Data on GAI-122 Against Liver Disease
GAI-122, an investigational injectable nano-emulsion formulated with
AlphaRx's proprietary drug delivery technology, provides significant
hepatoprotection in multiple animal models of acute hepatitis suggesting
that GAI-122 may reduce necro-inflammation and may halt disease
Wisconsin Tobacco Tax Increase Is Positive Step for Health, but Budget Disappoints by Cutting Funding for Tobacco Prevention Programs
WASHINGTON, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids:
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO )
Wisconsin leaders have taken a positive
step to protect the state's kids and taxpayers ...
Amira Pharmaceuticals Announces Initial Positive Phase 1 Clinical Data for AM211, a Novel Product Candidate for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases
Results Demonstrate Positive
Proof of Mechanism
SAN DIEGO, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Amira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today initial positive
data from a Phase 1 clinical study of AM211, the company's oral selective antagonist of the DP2 (also known as CRTH2) receptor.
The interim resu...
AlphaRx and Gaia BioPharma Report Positive Efficacy Results in a Pre-Clinical Trial of GAI-122 Injectable Nano-emulsion for Post-operative Delirium
GAI-122, an investigational injectable nanoemulsion formulated with
AlphaRx's proprietary drug delivery technology, providing significant
neuro-protection in multiple in vitro and in vivo studies which suggest
that this injectable nanoemulsion formulation has the potential to
Forest Laboratories Announces Positive Top-line Data from Two Pivotal Phase III Trials of Ceftaroline for the Treatment of Community-acquired Bacterial Pneumonia (CABP) Requiring Hospitalization
Ceftaroline Met Primary Objective and Achieved High Clinical Cure Rates in Adult Patients Hospitalized for Moderate to Severe CABP
NEW YORK, June 19, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: FRX ) announced today positive
results from two global multi-center Phase III...
First World Congress on Positive Psychology Kicks Off Today With Talks by Two of the World's Most Renowned Psychologists, Martin Seligman and Philip Zimbardo, in Philadelphia, Birthplace of Positive Psychology
Sponsored by the International Positive
Psychology Association (IPPA)
PHILADELPHIA, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The First World Congress on Positive
Psychology , an international conference sponsored by the International Positive
Psychology Association (IPPA), kicks off in Phila...
Naps with rapid eye movement sleep increase receptiveness to positive emotion
WESTCHESTER, Ill. Naps with rapid eye movement (REM) sleep refresh the brain's empathetic sensitivity for evaluating human emotions by decreasing a negative bias and amplifying recognition of positive
emotions, according to a research abstract that will be presented on Wednesday, June 10, at SLEEP...
Arete Therapeutics Presents Positive Clinical and Preclinical Data for AR9281
- Results Reported at the American Diabetes Association Meeting Validate Mechanistic and Therapeutic Potential of sEH Inhibitor in Treating Type 2 Diabetes -
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Arete Therapeutics Inc. today announced the presentation of three posters that vali...
Sangamo BioSciences Presents Positive Phase 2 ZFP Therapeutic Data at ADA 2009
Analysis of Subjects with Moderately Severe Diabetic Neuropathy Shows Statistically Significant Improvement in Multiple Quantitative Neurological Endpoints
RICHMOND, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGMO ) announced today the presentation of as y...
First World Congress on Positive Psychology Kicks Off With Talks by Two of the World's Most Renowned Psychologists
- Martin Seligman and Philip Zimbardo -
In Philadelphia, birthplace of positive
Thursday, June 18th, 2009 @ 6:00 PM
Sponsored by The International Positive
Psychology Association (IPPA)
PHILADELPHIA, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
What : The Fir...
QLT announces positive results from the evaluation of Visudyne(R) combination therapy
VANCOUVER, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - QLT Inc. (NASDAQ: QLTI ; TSX: QLT) today announced positive
twelve-month primary analysis results from the Phase II RADICAL study (Reduced Fluence Visudyne Anti-VEGF-Dexamethasone In Combination for AMD Lesions) in patients with wet age-related macular ...
Researchers determine predicting factors of positive lung cancer diagnoses in chest radiographs
AURORA, Colo. -- A study published in the June 2009 issue of the Journal of Thoracic Oncology determined several predictors of a positive
lung cancer diagnosis after having an abnormal chest x-ray. Dr. Martin Carl Tammemagi of Brock University in Ontario and his team of US researchers examined t...
ALIMTA(R) (pemetrexed for injection) Receives Positive Opinion From CHMP as Maintenance Therapy for Nonsquamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
INDIANAPOLIS, May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) announced today that the European Medicines Agency's (EMEA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has issued a positive
opinion for the use of ALIMTA(R) (pemetrexed for injection) as monotherapy f...
Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Efficacy and Safety Data From Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Picoplatin in Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer
- New Progression-Free Survival Data To Be Presented at 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting Support Further Clinical Development of Picoplatin in Combination with Docetaxel/Prednisone as First-Line Therapy for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer -
- Poniard Management Team to Host Analyst an...
SYNTAX Substudy Shows Positive Outcomes for Left Main Patients Treated With TAXUS(R) Express2(R) Stent System
NATICK, Mass. and BARCELONA, Spain, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today announced positive
outcomes from a substudy of patients with left main coronary disease who were treated with the TAXUS(R) Express2(R) Paclitaxel-Eluting Coronary Stent System. ...
Trubion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present Positive Data From a Phase 2b Re-treatment Study of TRU-015 at the 2009 EULAR Annual Meeting
SEATTLE, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trubion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRBN ) announced today that data from the re-treatment portion of a Phase 2b study (15002) of TRU-015 for rheumatoid arthritis will be presented on June 11 at the 2009 European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) annu...
PA's First West Nile Positive Sample of 2009 Discovered in York County
State Officials Remind People to Eliminate Standing Water to Reduce Risk of Disease
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State officials today reported the first finding of West Nile Virus in Pennsylvania of 2009 -- the earliest in years -- and reminded residents of steps they c...
United Spinal Association Reports Positive Results of Stem Cell Transplantation to Treat Multiple Sclerosis: Study May be Key to Unlocking a Cure
NEW YORK, May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An article published in the Summer 2009 edition of Multiple Sclerosis Quarterly Report , a joint publication of United Spinal Association ( www.UnitedSpinal.org ) and the North American Research Committee on Multiple Sclerosis (NARCOMS), highlights t...
PEAK Surgical Announces Positive Fascia Incision Healing Results From Preclinical Study of PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM) for Gynecologic Surgery
- Data Presented in Poster Session at American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' 57th Annual Clinical Meeting -
PALO ALTO, Calif., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- PEAK Surgical, Inc., a medical device company that has developed a new tissue dissection system based on a proprietary technology,...
VIA Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase 2 Results of VIA-2291 in Cardiovascular Patients Using Serial MDCT Imaging of Coronary Plaque
Data Presented at American Heart Association ATVB Conference Shows Reduction in Non-Calcified Plaque Volume and Fewer New Plaque Lesions in Treated Patients
WASHINGTON and SAN FRANCISCO, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: VIAP ) today announced the results of...
Unexpected Positive Finding Expands Potential for Quigley QR333 Drug for Diabetic Neuropathy; Findings Suggest Possible Disease Modification
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quigley Pharma Inc., www.quigleyco.com , a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Quigley Corporation (Nasdaq: QGLY ) announced today that their recently completed Phase 2 double-blinded, placebo-controlled, clinical trial of diabetic peripheral ne...
HIV positive and HIV negative patients have similar survival rates following liver transplant
Copenhagen, Denmark, Friday 24 April: HIV positive
and HIV negative patients have comparable survival rates following liver transplant, according to new research presented today at EASL 2009, the Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Liver in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The ALS Association's 'ALS Across America' Focuses On Staying Positive and Involved
For the second consecutive year during ALS Awareness Month, The ALS Association's "ALS Across America" campaign will recognize people throughout the United States living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis for their courageous battle with Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Sirion Therapeutics Announces Positive Results From Interim Analysis of Phase II Trial and Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Fenretinide
TAMPA, Fla., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirion Therapeutics, Inc. announced today positive
results from a planned interim analysis of its Phase II trial evaluating fenretinide for the treatment of geographic atrophy (GA) associated with age-related macular degeneration. This interim analysis was tri...
Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Lorcaserin Pivotal Phase 3 Obesity Trial Results: Meets All Primary Efficacy and Safety Endpoints
- Lorcaserin Very Well Tolerated Throughout Two-Year Study
- Conference Call Scheduled for Today at 8:30 a.m. EDT
SAN DIEGO, March 30, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARNA ) announced today positive
top-line results from BLOOM (Behavioral ...
Economy Got You Down? Use The Principles Of Positive Psychology
Tough economic times are a good opportunity to use positive
psychology to find happiness and meaning in life, says a new report from Harvard Medical School. "Positive Psychology: Harnessing the power of happiness, personal strength, and mindfulness" describes how using your personal str...
Recent Industry Developments Reaffirm Positive Glucose Industry Outlook
WEIFANG, Shandong, China, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Shengtai
Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SGTI) ("Shengtai" or "the Company"),
a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality, pharmaceutical grade
glucose products in China, today announced that key customers h...
Cepheid Receives Health Canada License for First On-demand Diagnostic Test for Life-threatening MRSA and S. aureus Infections From Patient Positive Blood Culture Bottles
Physician Access to Critical Test Results Improved by More Than Twenty-Four Hours Over Conventional Methods
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD ) today announced that Health Canada has issued a medical device license for its Xpert(R) MRSA/SA Blood Cul...
Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive Results of its Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Ganaxolone as Adjunctive Therapy in Adults With Partial Onset Seizures
BRANFORD, Conn., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that it met its primary endpoint for its Phase 2 clinical trial investigating the safety and efficacy of ganaxolone as adjunctive therapy in adults with partial onset seizures, a type of epilepsy. In this trial...
CONBRIZA Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for the Treatment of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis in Women at Increased Risk of Fracture
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP), the scientific committee of the European Medicines Agency (EMEA), today adopted a positive
opinion recommending to grant a marketing authorization for CONBRIZA(TM) (bazedoxifene) for the...
World Health chair to deliver inaugural address at Penn's Positive Health Lecture Series
Sir Michael Marmot, chair of the World Health Organization Commission on Social Determinants of Health and director of the International Institute for Society and Health at University College London, will present the inaugural Positive
Health Lecture Series talk, "Social Determinants of H...