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European Medicines Agency (EMEA) Approves Cell Therapeutics, Inc.'s September Meeting Request to Discuss OPAXIO(TM) Marketing Authorization Application

SEATTLE, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. ("CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) announced today that it had requested and the EMEA has agreed to an oral explanation in support of the OPAXIO Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) in September, 2009 extending the review for the C...

United States Patent and Trademark Office Accepts CoolTouch's Re-examination Request for Cynosure '873 Patent

On May 22, 2009 the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) accepted CoolTouch's request to re-examine the '873 Paolini laser lipolysis patent based on prior art by Dr. David Apfelberg and Mr. David Hennings. Roseville, CA (PRWEB) June 2, 2009 -- On May 22,...

CoolTouch Inc. Settles Diomed Lawsuit, Files Re-examination Request for Cynosure '873 Patent

ROSEVILLE, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 7, 2009, the Boston District Court dismissed the "Diomed" lawsuit between Endolaser Associates, LLC and CoolTouch Inc. after CoolTouch signed a settlement agreement with Dr. Luis Navarro. This patent infringement suit was originally filed in ...

Thoratec and HeartWare Receive Request for Additional Information From Federal Trade Commission

PLEASANTON, Calif., FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, Australia, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thoratec Corporation (Nasdaq: THOR ), a leader in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing hearts, and HeartWare International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTWR...

President's 2010 Budget Request Strongly Supports VA Programs

Funding Plan Improves Access, Modernizes Technology WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama's first proposed budget for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) expands eligibility for health care to an additional 500,000 deserving Veterans over the next five years, meet...

Medicsight PLC Receives Additional Information Request for FDA 510(k) Clearance

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medicsight PLC, a subsidiary of MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (NYSE-A: MGT), and an industry leader in the development of Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) and image analysis software, which assists radiologists in the early detection of disease, announces ...

Hospice Community Encouraged to Respond to Daschle Request to Participate in Information Gathering about Healthcare Concerns

NHPCO and NHF support call for Americans to "Tell Their Stories" ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President-Elect Obama has indicated that healthcare reform will be a top priority in his administration. Senator Tom Daschle, who has accepted Obama's offer to serve as hea...

FDA Grants NeoVista's Request to Utilize Novel Wet AMD Treatment in Compassionate Case

NeoVista's Epiretinal Brachytherapy Granted Compassionate Use to Attempt to Prevent Complete Vision Loss in Patient FREMONT, Calif., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoVista, Inc., announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved the company's "compassionate cas...

Urgent Request for Water

Care Network Australia and Bendalls Group are supporting WaterAid to deliver the most wished for Christmas present in 2008. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) November 18, 2008 -- Care and Bendalls are appealing to social media groups, the Australian blog community and online co...

NO on Prop 8 Responds to Debate Request From Frank Schubert

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the NO on Prop 8 Campaign responded to a request by Prop 8 proponents to hold an unnecessary debate. To view the letters, please visit: http://www.noonprop8.com/downloads/FSchubert102808.pdf http://www.noonprop8.com/downloads/Steve_Smith_l...

Testifying Before Congress, Trust for America's Health Urges FDA Spending Cap Until Realistic Budget Request is Made

Group Warned of Risk to the Public in Recent Report WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jeffrey Levi, Executive Director of Trust for America's Health (TFAH), testified before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA and Related Agencies today...

Teva and Barr Receive FTC Request for Additional Information

JERUSALEM and MONTVALE, N.J., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Nasdaq: TEVA ) and Barr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: BRL ) announced today that, as expected, each party has received a request for additional information (commonly referred to as a "second r...

LegalView Brain Injury Site Reports Department of Veteran Affairs Request for Research on TBI and Soldiers

LegalView updated its traumatic brain injury (TBI) blog with information of a request for research by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) on the potential trauma associated with soldiers and helmets. The VA has declared that TBI is responsible for a significant portion of combat casualties an...

Lustgarten Foundation Announces 2009 Request for Proposals (RFP)

RFP Seeks to Make Rapid Advances in Nation's 4th Leading Cancer Killer BETHPAGE, N.Y., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research, the largest private foundation dedicated exclusively to supporting pancreatic cancer research, has announced its Year 2009 R...

Conseco Declines Partnership's Request for Board Seats; Review of Strategic Alternatives Underway

CARMEL, Ind., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Conseco, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) today announced that it is declining a request from Steel Partners II, L.P. to nominate two of its representatives to Conseco's board of directors. Conseco also announced that it has been reviewing strategic alternative...

Nasdaq Hearings Panel Grants TeamStaff's Request for Continued Listing Subject to a Reverse Stock Split

SOMERSET, N.J., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TeamStaff, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSTF ) a national provider of healthcare and administrative staffing services, today announced that it was notified by the Nasdaq Stock Market that the Nasdaq Hearings Panel has granted the Company's request to remain...

AIDS Action Calls President's FY 2009 Budget Request Shameful

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In President Bush's last State of the Union Address, he referred to the administration's "unfinished business." One week later, it is clear from the President's FY 2009 Budget Request that the unfinished business of this administration includes a c...

AACN Concerned That the President's FY 2009 Budget Request Will Prolong the Nursing and Nurse Faculty Shortage

Targeted cuts of $46 million to the Nursing Workforce Development Programs will stifle nursing school's efforts to educate more graduate-level nurses and faculty WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) expressed its conce...

Ortho Biotech to Submit Official Request for Reconsideration to CMS Regarding ESA Coverage Policy

- Request Provides CMS with New Scientific Evidence - BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortho Biotech Products, L.P., the company that markets PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa), today will formally request that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) reconsider its final ...

Mass. Judge Denies Request by Breastfeeding Mother for More Break Time on Medical Licensing Exam

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judge Patrick Brady of Norfolk County, Massachusetts Superior Court has denied a motion by a breastfeeding mother for a preliminary injunction that would have given her additional break time for her to pump breast milk during the national medic...

Watson Pharmaceuticals and Arrow Group Receive FTC Second Request

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI ), a leading specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has received a request for additional information from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") in connection with Watson's...

"Farrah's Law" Grants Fawcett's Last Request

Farrah's Law backed by STOParazzi, proponent of Rihanna's Law, is now also backing which will make it much easier to prosecute individuals who leak and buy the stolen private medical information. Hollywood,CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2009 -- STOParazzi, proponent of Rihanna's L...

Bush Announces Request for $30B, Five-Year Extension of PEPFAR

President Bush on Wednesday called on Congress to double current funding levels for the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief to $30 billion for five years after the program's original mandate expires next year, the New York Times reports. PEPFAR directs an authorized $15 billion over five ye...

Bismillah Khan frets over government ignoring request

Ailing shehnai maestro Bismillah Khan is grateful to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for releasing a special grant of Rs.250,000 for his treatment//, but is pained that the central government continues to ignore his request for a cooking gas agency for one of his grandsons. The 91-year-old Khan...

X4 Labs to Create Solid Gold Male Enhancement Device for Rich Saudi Man

...ants, and the oil rich of the world. X4 Labs, a Canadian medical device manufacturer, was selected as the developer of this somewhat unorthodox request and will work alongside Montreal custom jewellers to put together the "Rolex" of male novelty devices . Typically, a medical traction device retails f...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Michigan Attorney General and Michigan Office of Financial and Insurance Regulation Near Agreement on Rate Increases on Under Age 65 Individual Products

... Regulation's challenge over rate increases proposed by BCBSM for its under age 65 nongroup and group conversion products. Hearings on BCBSM's request to increase rates on its Medicare Supplemental coverage will continue, probably into at least December 2009. The Medicare Supplemental products are n...

Care to Care Receives Full URAC Health Utilization Management Accreditation

...mpany that was founded to ensure effective use of radiology services and minimize or prevent waste in the care of acute and chronic illnesses. At the request of health plans and radiology facilities, Care to Care's panel of Board Certified Radiologists have developed a broad range of nationally recognized s...

US Oncology Reports Second Quarter Operating Results

...igation with a formerly affiliated practice in Oklahoma. In addition, as previously disclosed, the Company and an affiliated practice have received a request for information from the Federal Trade Commission and a state Attorney General relating to an antitrust investigation of a recent transaction in which...

MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

...munication relates. The final prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained, when available, by sending a request to Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Attn: Prospectus Department, 100 Plaza One, Jersey City, NJ 07311, Telephone number: +1-800-503-4611, Email: prospe...

Disability.gov Adds Social Media Tools, Disability Resources and a New Design to Complement Information from 22 Federal Agencies

...n alternate format (large print, Braille, audio tape or disc) from the COAST office upon request. Please specify which news release when placing your request at 202-693-7828 or TTY 202-693-7755. The Labor Department is committed to providing America's employers and employees with easy access to understanda...

Researchers Identify New Method to Selectively Kill Metastatic Melanoma Cells

...Human and Molecular Genetics, and the VCU Institute of Molecular Medicine. EDITOR'S NOTE: A copy of the study is available for reporters by email request from the Cell Press communications office: cgenova (at) cell (dot) com. About the VCU Massey Cancer Center: The VCU Massey Cancer Center is one o...

Medical Services of America Selects Authentidate's Inscrybe Healthcare to Standardize Healthcare Order Process Management

...tions between referring physicians and providers because each can do business the way they prefer. Electronic or fax replies are linked to the initial request and updated on all systems automatically. As a web-based platform, Inscrybe is inherently scalable and easy to implement, providing for business expan...

Savient Pharmaceuticals Receives Complete Response Letter from U.S. Food and Drug Administration for KRYSTEXXA(TM)

...ther guidance regarding a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) (Medication Guide and Communication Plan). The Company intends to immediately request a meeting with the FDA to discuss and clarify the issues raised in the complete response letter. Under FDA regulations, the Company believes that this...

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...hase will be delivered as promised. Customers shopping with expressdelivery.biz can also expect to will get what they paid for. As a buyer you can now request information about this pharmacy and report any problems you experience. Obtaining a buySAFE certificate is a significant achievement for any on...

FDA Approves INVEGA(R) SUSTENNA(TM) for the Acute and Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia

... year ended December 28, 2008. Copies of this Form 10-K, as well as subsequent filings, are available online at www.sec.gov , www.jnj.com or on request from Johnson & Johnson. Neither Janssen nor Johnson & Johnson undertake to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new informatio...

INVEGA(R) Approved as the First and Only Treatment for Schizoaffective Disorder

... year ended December 28, 2008. Copies of this Form 10-K, as well as subsequent filings, are available online at www.sec.gov , www.jnj.com or on request from Johnson & Johnson. Neither Janssen nor Johnson & Johnson undertake to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new informatio...

Minority and Women's Advocacy Groups Send Letter to California Attorney General Jerry Brown Requesting Investigation Into Discrimination by Health Insurance Companies

...the doctor thinks is the most appropriate treatment. California patients not covered by Medicare deserve the same protections. We respectfully request your office investigate California health plan practices relating to their fail first policies so patients in pain can have access to the treatments t...

Finding a Dentist Can Be Easier Than You Think

...o obtain affordable dental care and helps them enjoy good oral health and well-being. For more information on PDA's SDCP, including an online referral request form, go to www.padental.org/s dcp . If you are in need of free or reduced-cost oral health care, but do not meet the SDCP eligibility requi...

Lilly Announces Continued Commitment to Transparency with Faculty Registry

...ducts and disease-state information to help keep them current on the ever-changing field of medicine. And many of our faculty educate patients, at the request of their treating physician, on how to use the Lilly medicine prescribed to them." Lilly's faculty registry is part of its commitment to enhanc...

Patient safety advanced by revised heparin standards

...P) Convention has revised written and physical standards for the widely used blood thinner. In February, USP released updated heparin standards at the request of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in response to the 2008 public health crisis in which more than 200 people died as a result of heparin adult...
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