Patriot Scientific Corporation Announces Cardiac Science Corporation's Purchase of a Moore Microprocessor Patent(TM) Portfolio License
CARLSBAD, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Patriot Scientific Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board :PTSC) announced today that Cardiac Science Corporation has purchased a Moore Microprocessor Patent(TM) (MMP) Portfolio license from The TPL Group. Cardiac Science develops, manu...
Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT Signs Agreement to Purchase 16 Building Medical Office Portfolio
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT, Inc. (to be renamed Healthcare Trust of America, Inc.) (the "REIT"), a self-managed non-traded real estate investment trust announced the execution of a purchase
and sale agreement (the "Agreement") to acq...
Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Enters Into Asset Purchase Agreement with Forest Laboratories, Inc. to Settle Lexapro(R) (escitalopram oxalate) ANDA Patent Litigation
DETROIT, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. (NYSE Amex: CPD ) announced that, as part of the settlement of the legal proceedings related to Lexapro(R) (escitalopram oxalate) tablets, it entered into an Asset Purchase
Agreement with Forest Laboratories, Inc...
ChromaDex Establishes a Blanket Purchase Agreement With the National Institutes of Health
The Blanket Purchase
Agreement will expedite the purchasing process for groups within the National Institutes of Health.
IRVINE, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChromaDex Corp., (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC) a leader in phytochemical reference standards and contract research, announced...
Misonix Announces the Purchase of Patents From ProRhythm, Inc.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Misonix, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSON ), a developer of minimally invasive ultrasonic medical device technology, which in Europe is used for the ablation of tumors and worldwide for other acute health conditions, announced today that it has purchased th...
Quest Diagnostics Announces Early Tender Results of Offer to Purchase Up to $200 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of Certain of its Outstanding Notes
MADISON, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX ), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced today that, as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on June 2, 2009 (the "Early Tender Date"), the following principal...
Rarely Used Closed Doors Slammed Again in U.S. Senate Health Care Reform; Sen. Max Baucus Must Publicly Answer 10 Questions About Mandatory Purchase of Health Insurance
WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the second time in two weeks, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee today invoked rules -- allowing a closed door committee session barring the public, media and with no Congressional Record -- reserved for unusual circumstances, like national security...
U-M Purchase of Former Pfizer Facility Nears Completion, Paving the Way For Research Expansion and Job Creation
ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Within weeks, the University of Michigan will take ownership of a 174-acre research campus that will provide a springboard for new discoveries, job creation and educational opportunity -- and offer a wise investment for U-M's future.
Sen. Max Baucus: Answer 10 Questions About Mandatory Purchase of Health Insurance Including Why the Public Was Excluded From Today's Committee Meeting
WASHINGTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Senate Finance Committee, in closed-door health care discussions today, must answer ten questions about how its plan to require all Americans to show proof of insurance or face tax penalties will provide affordable health care, said Con...
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Plans to Offer Customer Groups Ability to Purchase Coverage of Autism Treatment Programs that Provide Intensive Early Intervention
DETROIT, May 11 /PRNewswire/ --Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan today announced it plans to offer its customer groups the ability to purchase
coverage for autism treatment programs that provide intensive
early intervention. The new benefit option covers children aged two to five years old who ...
Organizations Have Federal Government Tax Incentives to Purchase Remstar Automated Systems for 2009
WESTBROOK, Maine, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The federal government has made tax incentives accessible for the remainder of 2009 to assist companies with the implementation of simple automation into new or existing facilities during these economic times. These tax incentives will have a positive impact...
Christiana Care Health System to Purchase Wind Power
WILMINGTON, Del., April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting in January 2010, as much as 40 percent of Christiana Care Health System's electricity will come from wind turbines in eastern Pennsylvania.
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Aegis Living Completes Purchase of Real Estate in Aptos
APTOS, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Living, a national leader in senior living and assisted living communities, announces that it has acquired its community in Aptos, California. Under the recent acquisition, the property and building currently operating as Aegis of Aptos are now owned a...
Waters Corporation Announces the Purchase of UPLC/MS Systems by the National Cancer Institute for Advanced Metabolomics Research
ACQUITY UltraPerformance Liquid Chromatography Paired With Xevo TQ and Synapt HDMS Mass Spectrometers Target Small Molecule Biomarkers Linked to Disease
MILFORD, Mass., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT ) announced today that the National Cancer Institute's Ce...
Mylan Announces Intention to Purchase Remaining Interest in Matrix Laboratories and Delist Matrix from Indian Stock Exchanges
PITTSBURGH, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL ) today announced its plans to purchase
the remaining interest in Matrix Laboratories Limited from minority shareholders pursuant to a voluntary delisting offer. Mylan, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, currently owns approx...
Endo Pharmaceuticals Solutions (Formerly Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.) Announces Commencement of Offer to Purchase Its 6.25% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2009
LEXINGTON, Mass., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Endo Pharmaceuticals Solutions Inc. (formerly known as Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.) today commenced an offer to purchase
any or all of its outstanding 6.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2009 in accordance with the indenture governing the Notes, as a res...
NIH Awards Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) to Citizant
Company Wins Competitive Bid to Support NIH Information Sharing and Collaboration Services
CHANTILLY, Va., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizant, one of the Washington region's leading providers of government professional technical solutions, has been awarded a blanket purchase
agreement (BPA) by...
Solos Endoscopy, Inc. Receives Purchase Order from Leading San Diego Healthcare Provider
BOSTON, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SNDY) is pleased to announce that the Company has received a purchase
order for the MammoView(TM) line of surgical endoscopy instruments from Sharp Healthcare, one of San Diego's leading healthcare networks. Sharp Heal...
Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Completes 8.6-Acre Land Purchase to House New Raw Materials Processing Plant
NEW YORK, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Biostar Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BSPM) today announced that it has acquired 8.6 acres
of land located in Xi'an, thirty-five kilometers from the Company's operating
facility in Xian Yang, China. The property cost was approxima...
Solos Endoscopy, Inc. Receives Purchase Order from Major Connecticut Hospital for the MammoView(TM)
BOSTON, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SNDY) is pleased to announce that the Company has received a significant purchase
order for the MammoView(TM) line of surgical endoscopy instruments from Waterbury Hospital in Connecticut. The Waterbury Hospital, the co...
eFoodSafety.com Announces Open Market Stock Purchase by Management
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- eFoodSafety.com, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: EFSF) an emerging healthcare consumer products company with a portfolio of aesthetics, dermatology, environmental and nutraceutical products, today announced that Martin Schmieg, current President and ...
SpectraScience, Inc. Enters Into $6.0 Million Common Stock Purchase Agreement
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SpectraScience, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SCIE), a San Diego based medical device company, announced today that it has entered into a $6.0 million common stock purchase
agreement with Fusion Capital Fund II, LLC, a Chicago-based institutional investor. ...
Genesis Pharmaceuticals Enters Into Agreement to Purchase Hongrui Pharmaceuticals, and Acquire 22 New Traditional Chinese Medicines
LAIYANG, China, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Genesis
Pharmaceuticals Enterprises, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GNPH) ("Genesis" or the
"Company"), a U.S. pharmaceutical company with its principal operations in the
People's Republic of China, today announced that Laiyang Jiangbo
Ambulatory Services of America, Inc. Completes Purchase of Majority Interest in Rosa of Georgia, LLC
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambulatory Services of America,
Inc. announced that it had completed the purchase
of additional interests in
ROSA of Georgia, LLC, a joint venture between ASA's subsidiary, Radiation
Oncology Services of America, Inc., and American Oncology Associates, ...
Solos Endoscopy, Inc. Receives Purchase Order from Cleveland Clinic
BOSTON, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SNDY) is pleased to announce that the Company has received a significant purchase
order for the Mammo View(TM) line of surgical endoscopy instruments from the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH. The Cleveland Clinic currently opera...
AMERIGROUP Terminates Agreement to Purchase New Jersey Medicaid Plan
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Dec. 31, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERIGROUP
Corporation (NYSE: AGP ) announced today that it has terminated its agreement
certain assets of University Health Plan, Inc., a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Centene Corporation, related to its New Jersey Medica...
Allscripts Announces Expiration of Offer to Purchase in Cash 3.50% Convertible Senior Debentures due 2024
CHICAGO, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts-Misys Healthcare
Solutions, Inc. (formerly named Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc.), a
corporation existing under the laws of Delaware ("Allscripts") and
headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, announced today the expiration of its
offer to hol...
Consumer Watchdog Urges President-elect Obama to Continue to Oppose Mandatory Purchase of Junk Health Insurance
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nationally recognized Consumer Watchdog urged President-elect Obama to oppose the health insurance industry's self-serving plan detailed today requiring every American to buy junk insurance policies or face tax penalties or other fines. ...
Allscripts Announces Notice of Offer to Purchase in Cash 3.50% Convertible Senior Debentures due 2024
CHICAGO, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts-Misys Healthcare
Solutions, Inc. (formerly named Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc.), a
corporation existing under the laws of Delaware ("Allscripts") and
headquartered in Chicago, Illinois announced today its offer to holders to
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Single Institutional Investor to Purchase Up to $18 Million of Senior Convertible Notes
Single Institutional Investor Purchases $9MM Convertible Notes
NEW YORK, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
("CTI" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CTICD , and MTA: CTIC) today announced
that a single institutional investor has agreed to purchase, for $9
million, newly ...
Genesis Pharmaceuticals Received New Purchase Orders Worth $12 Million
LAIYANG, China, Sept. 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genesis
Pharmaceuticals Enterprises, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GNPH) ("Genesis" or
the "Company"), a leading pharmaceutical company in the People's Republic
of China, today announced that the Company received purchase
orders for a
Private equity companies purchase nursing homes, but care does not suffer
BOSTON, Mass. (Sep. 10, 2008)In recent years, private equity investors have increasingly targeted nursing homes as investment opportunities. Spurred by investigative reports and anecdotal evidence that these deals led to worsened quality of care, many companies have found themselves under increase...
MBF Healthcare Acquisition Corp. Amends Stock Purchase Agreement With Critical Homecare Solutions Holdings, Inc. to Extend Termination Date to October 31, 2008
CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MBF Healthcare
Acquisition Corp. (Amex: MBH ), a publicly traded special purpose
acquisition company, announced today the amendment of the Stock Purchase
Agreement for MBH's proposed acquisition of Critical Homecare Solutions
Care Investment Trust Inc. Announces an Agreement in Principle for CIT Healthcare to Purchase Mortgage Assets and Reduce Management Fee
NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Care Investment Trust Inc.
(NYSE: CRE ) ("Care"), a real estate investment and finance company
investing in healthcare-related real estate and commercial mortgage debt,
today announced an agreement in principle with its external manager, CIT
HealthSouth Finalizes Purchase of New Jersey Rehabilitation Hospital
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HealthSouth
Corporation (NYSE: HLS ) has finalized, through one of its wholly owned
subsidiaries, its previously announced purchase
of The Rehabilitation
Hospital of South Jersey, a 34-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in
Vineland, NJ, f...
Wyeth Consumer Healthcare Signs Agreement to Purchase ThermaCare from Procter & Gamble
Acquisition Strengthens Global Pain Management Franchise
MADISON, N.J., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth Consumer
Healthcare, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ), announced today that it has
signed an agreement to purchase
ThermaCare(R), a leading over-the-counter
heat wrap, from ...
NBTY Closes on Purchase of Leiner Health Products
RONKONKOMA, N.Y., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NBTY, Inc. (NYSE:
NTY) (http://www.NBTY.com ), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of
nutritional supplements, today announced that it has completed the purchase
of substantially all of the assets of Leiner Health Products Inc. for
ETHICON Receives Offer from One Equity Partners to Purchase Professional Wound Care Business
SOMERVILLE, N.J., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- ETHICON, Inc., a Johnson &
Johnson company, today announced it has received an irrevocable,
unconditional offer from One Equity Partners to acquire the Professional
Wound Care business. ETHICON conducted a competitive bidding process to
prepare for the ...
AMDL Signs Letter of Intent to Purchase China-Based Pharmaceutical Distribution Company
TUSTIN, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMDL, Inc. (Amex:
ADL), a leading vertically integrated bio-pharmaceutical company
headquartered in Tustin, California, with major operations in the U.S. and
China, announced today a letter of intent (LOI) has been signed between
Sun Pharma Commences All Cash Tender Offer to Purchase Taro Ordinary Shares for USD 7.75 Per Share
MUMBAI, India, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sun Pharmaceutical
Industries Ltd. (Reuters: SUN.BO, Bloomberg: SUNP IN, NSE: SUNPHARMA, BSE:
524715) today announced that Alkaloida Chemical Company Exclusive Group
Ltd. (Alkaloida), a subsidiary of Sun Pharma, has commenced a tender offer