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Thoratec Corporation and HeartWare International, Inc. Announce Termination of Proposed Transaction

PLEASANTON, Calif., FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thoratec Corporation (Nasdaq: THOR ), a world leader in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing hearts, and HeartWare International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTWR...

MAP Pharmaceuticals Announces Termination of Pediatric Asthma Collaboration

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAPP ) today announced that it has received a notice of termination of the license agreement with AstraZeneca related to the company's Unit Dose Budesonide (UDB) product candidate. The termination was rec...

Volcano Achieves Major Milestone in Japan Direct Sales Initiative With Signing of Termination Agreement With Goodman

SAN DIEGO, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC ), a leader in the development, manufacturing and sales of products for the diagnosis of coronary and peripheral artery disease, said today it has signed a termination agreement with its largest distributor in Japan, G...

LCA-Vision Announces Termination of Consent Solicitation and Withdrawal of Dissident Slate of Director Nominees

CINCINNATI, March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV ), a leading provider of laser vision correction services under the Lasik Plus (R) brand, today announced that, according to a March 26, 2009 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the dissident Joffe Group...

Authentidate Announces Termination of Merger Agreement With Parascript, LLC

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Authentidate Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: ADAT ), a worldwide provider of secure Health Information Exchange and workflow management services, announced today that it has received notification from representatives of Parascript, LLC and Parascr...

MINRAD International, Inc. Announces Termination of RxElite Holdings Inc. as Anesthetics Distributor for the Human Market in United States

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MINRAD International, Inc. (Amex: BUF ) today announced that it has terminated its Distribution Agreement for anesthetics for the human market in the United States with RxElite Holdings, Inc.(RxElite), a wholly-owned subsidiary of RxElite ...

Prologue Acquisition Update and Termination of Linkcon Business Combination

WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Encorium Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENCO ), a full service multinational clinical research organization (CRO) conducting studies in over 30 countries for many of the world's leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, today announced that it has...

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 Holdings, Inc...

Senetek Announces Termination of Invicorp(R) License Agreement With Ardana Bioscience Limited

NAPA, Calif., July 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senetek PLC (OTC Bulletin Board: SNKTY), a Life Sciences company engaged in the development of technologies that target the science of healthy aging, today announced termination of the Invicorp(R) License Agreement with Ardana Bioscience Limited (...

Schering-Plough and Merck Announce Withdrawal of Loratadine/Montelukast NDA and Termination of Respiratory Joint Venture

KENILWORTH and WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., June 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Schering-Plough Corp. (NYSE: SGP ) and Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK ) announce the withdrawal of the New Drug Application (NDA) for the loratadine/montelukast combination tablet. The companies also terminated the Sc...

Hologic, Inc. Announces Grant of Early Termination of Antitrust Waiting Period for Third Wave Technologies, Inc. Tender Offer

BEDFORD, Mass., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX ) today announced that the Federal Trade Commission granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the "HSR Act"), on June 24, 2008, in co...

Sun Pharma Responds to Taro's Purported Termination of Merger Agreement

MUMBAI, India, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Reuters: SUN.BO, Bloomberg: SUNP IN, NSE: SUNPHARMA, BSE: 524715) today sent a letter to Barrie Levitt, M.D., Chairman of Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Taro, Pink Sheets: TAROF) regarding Taro's purported terminat...

Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces Termination of Service of Trustee for Holders of Series A, B and C Notes

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: EMITF ), today announced that it was informed by Aurora Fidelity Trust Company Ltd., the trustee for the holders of the Series A, B and C Notes of the Company (the "Trustee" and the "Notes", respe...

Methodist Healthcare - Memphis Hospitals Announces Termination of Tender Offers

NEW YORK, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Methodist Healthcare -- Memphis Hospitals ("Methodist") announced today that it has terminated the previously announced tender offer for certain designated maturities of the Bonds. The tender offer was extended on March 25, 2008 and was set to expire on April...

VaxGen Restructures Following Termination of Proposed Merger

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VaxGen, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VXGN), a biopharmaceutical company, announced that the Company has initiated a restructuring to minimize expenses following the termination of the proposed merger between VaxGen and Raven bio...

IDM Pharma Announces Termination of UVIDEM Development Collaboration and Expected Restructuring in Connection With Evaluation of Strategic Alternatives

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IDM Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: IDMI ) today announced that as part of the Company's recent decision to evaluate strategic alternatives, the Company initiated discussions with sanofi-aventis. Following this, sanofi-aventis has notified the Company o...

QMed, Inc. Announces the Termination of Its New Jersey Special Needs Plan

EATONTOWN, N.J., Dec. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- QMed, Inc., (Nasdaq: QMED) today announced that its subsidiary, QMedCare of New Jersey, Inc., is concluding its involvement in the Special Needs Plan in New Jersey. The Company is working closely with the New Jersey Department of Banking and I...

Select Medical Corporation Announces Mutual Termination of Agreement and Plan of Merger

MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Select Medical Corporation ("Select") today announced that it and CORA Health Services, Inc. ("CORA") have mutually agreed to terminate the Agreement and Plan of Merger entered into by the parties on October 1, 2007, pursuant to which Select was to a...

All-State Properties, L.P. Announces Termination of Reverse Merger With Chinese Pharmaceutical Company

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- All-State Properties, L.P. announced today the termination of its agreement with Hubei Longdan Biological Medicine Technology Co., Ltd. which contemplated a reverse merger with the private Chinese pharmaceutical company. Under the terms of the Acqu...

Siemens Announces Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period For Acquisition of Dade Behring Holdings, Inc.; U.S. Antitrust Clearance Achieved

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens AG (NYSE: SI ), announced today that the statutory waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, applicable to its cash tender offer for all of t...

Microtek Medical Receives Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period for Its Proposed Acquisition by Ecolab

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Microtek Medical Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTMD ) announced today that it has received early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, in connection with Ecolab Inc.'s pending...

Reynolds American Subsidiary to Receive Payment Following Gallaher Joint-Venture Termination

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI ) announced today that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco C.V. (RJRTCV), an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of RAI, will receive a payment of euro 265.0 million (approximately $387.6 million) from Gallaher Limited (G...

Artery Stiffness Reversed By Smoking Termination

In a cross-sectional study reported in Hypertension: Journal of the American Heart Association, ex-smokers reached former smoker’s level// of arterial stiffness ten years after they stopped smoking. "Smoking is a major risk factor, not only for lung disease and cancer, but also for heart attack...

High Court Upholds HIV Afflicted BSF Jawan's Termination

The Delhi High Court today upheld the decision of the BSF to terminate the services of a BSF personnel who was found suffering from 50 percent disability on account of contracting the dreaded HIV ailment. // But the court clarified that the termination was being upheld on the ground that the ...

Sunrise Reports Financial Results for Second-Quarter 2009

...rom management of a portfolio of communities owned by HCP, Inc. for failure to meet performance thresholds. On June 18, 2009, HCP announced that this termination right had been exercised. Sunrise's management, which earned fees totaling $3.0 million in 2008, is expected to transition to another manager by Octo...

West Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

...ent provided for the reimbursement of the Company's costs of maintaining and converting the former Exubera(R) device production facility following the termination of production of that product. The settlement has no impact on results in the current quarter. Financial Guidance The Company revise...

Hologic Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2009 Operating Results

...ns, including the write-off of goodwill and intangible assets, amortization of intangible assets, stock-based compensation expense associated with the termination of acquired employees, acceleration of the vesting or other modification of the terms of equity awards as a result of an acquisition, and the write-of...

ATS Medical Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

...any revised its previous revenue guidance of $77 to $80 million to $77 to $79 million. The adjustment to revenue guidance is primarily related to the termination of the Company's distribution contract for an anastomotic assist product the Company has distributed since October 2006. Additionally, the Company co...

MAP Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter of 2009 Financial Results

...expenses, pursuant to MAP Pharmaceuticals' license agreement with AstraZeneca AB. On July 8, 2009, the company received notice from AstraZeneca of the termination of the license agreement, effective immediately. As a result, the remaining unamortized deferred revenue of $33.1 million will be recognized as colla...

Gen-Probe Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2009

... decrease resulted mainly from $2.7 million of previously deferred milestone revenue that the Company recognized in the prior year period based on the termination of its collaboration with 3M regarding healthcare-associated infections. For the first six months of 2009, collaborative research revenues were $3.9 ...

Express Scripts Reports Strong Second Quarter Earnings

...4) (0.04) Non-recurring transaction related costs (2) 0.03 0.03 Non-recurring termination of bridge financing(3) 0.15 0.15 ---- ---- ...

New Study Identifies Strategies to Retain Experienced Nurses as Nursing Shortage Looms & Nation's Health Care Needs Grow

...verage direct cost to replace a full-time registered nurse at the 13 hospitals in the study totaled $36,567, a sum reflecting expenses associated with termination payouts, filling temporary vacancies, additional overtime costs, and hiring and training new staff. The loss of experienced nurses is especially costl...

Hospira Reports Second-Quarter 2009 Results

... into our operations and include costs for closure of facilities, termination of lease agreements, severance and other employee benefit costs. ... into our operations and include costs for closure of facilities, termination of lease agreements, severance and other employee benefit costs. ...

NHLBI stops study of pulmonary hypertension treatment in sickle cell patients

...n in patients with sickle cell disease, the walk-PHaSST study was conducted under an investigational new drug application. The FDA was notified of the termination of the study on July 14. Walk-PHaSST began recruiting participants in July 2007 and enrolled 74 patients over the age of 19 (average age 45). Part...

NBTY Reports Third Quarter Results

...e 182,618 166,058 IT project termination costs 10,127 - ...e 553,177 500,590 IT project termination costs 18,774 - ... 51,604 41,038 IT project termination costs 16,521 - ...

Vitamin Shoppe Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

...ed Stock it will have outstanding, to repurchase a portion of its Second Priority Senior Secured Floating Rate Notes, to make a payment related to the termination of its interest rate swap, for general corporate purposes, which may include the repayment of indebtedness and to pay related costs, fees and expenses...

Lilly Reports Solid Second-Quarter 2009 Results, Raises EPS Guidance

... restructuring and other special charges primarily related to the termination of the AIR(R) Insulin program; a charge of $35.0 million, or $0.0... restructuring and other special charges primarily related to the termination of the AIR Insulin program; a charge of $87.0 million, or $0.05 p...

Boston Scientific Announces Results for Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2009

... 263 253 520 497 Royalty expense 53 48 98 94 Loss on program termination 16 16 Amortization expense 126 135 255 279 Intangible asset impairment charg...

Employers Express Doubts About Employer Mandate and Government-Sponsored Public Plan, Says Aon Consulting Survey

...te employers from self funding a consistent nationwide health plan -- would be a significant development that could lead to a re-examination or likely termination of health coverage options The majority of employers ranked changing/limiting the tax treatment of group health coverage sponsored by employers ...

Eliminating polio requires global, coordinated effort -- Health Affairs article highlights risks, rewards of eradication

... immunity; Making sure that wealthy countries and private foundations continue financing anti-polio initiatives; Coordinating use and eventual termination of the oral polio vaccination among countries because weakened live virus strains in the oral vaccine can occasionally mutate and circulate as vaccine...
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