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Cost-Conscious Texans Find Relief with Direct Access Lab Testing

In this dynamic economic and political time many Texans find affordable, direct access to medical lab testing through Any Lab Test Now®. Plano, TX (PRWEB) July 24, 2009 -- This down economy may be the bane of most American businesses, but one local medical lab testi...

Genomma Lab International Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

MEXICO CITY, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomma Lab International, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company"), announced today its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2009. All figures included herein were prepared in accordance with Mexican GAAP; figures are stated in ...

Brookhaven Lab and Hybridyne Imaging Technologies Inc., win R&D 100 award

UPTON, NY The U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory and Hybridyne Imaging Technologies, Inc., of Toronto, Canada, have won a 2009 R&D 100 Award for developing a compact gamma camera for high-resolution imaging of prostate cancer. The camera system, called ProxiScan, is a nucl...

Labs Are Vital(TM) Announces Winners of 2009 National Video Contest to Highlight Careers in Lab Sciences

CHICAGO, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Labs Are Vital(TM) today announced that a 2009 high school graduate from northern California, Kelly Peterson, is the grand prize winner of its national video contest. High school students around the country submitted their views on video ab...

Webcast Alert: Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results Conference Call

MEXICO CITY, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) announces the following webcast: What: Genomma Lab Internacional Second Quarter 2009 Results Conference Call When: Friday, July 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. ET; 10:00...

Boston Heart Lab Named 'Most Promising Early Stage Company' 2009 by Silicom Ventures

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Heart Lab, a pioneer in specialized diagnostics for patients with heart disease, was named "Most Promising Early Stage Company" by Silicom Ventures at the angel investment organization's 2009 Investment Summit, which took place June 2-3, 2009, at ...

New Scientific Evidence Suggests Humans Resistant to Phthalate Effect on Lab Rodents

Sharpe et al. Study Finds Dose High Enough to Cause Adverse Effect in Rats and Mice Has No Effect in Male Marmosets ARLINGTON, Va., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) today announced that strong new evidence has emerged that phthalates may not affect the ...

Genomma Lab Internacional Acquires Brands Flor de Naranja Sanborns(MR), Teatrical and Henna Egipcia From Grupo Sanborns

- These acquisitions reinforce Genomma Lab's presence in the cosmetics and hair product categories and mark the Company's entrance into the lotions and perfumes segments - Genomma Lab continues the acquisition program announced during the Company's public offering, which took place in ...

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab Group Joins OrthoCare Innovations

OKLAHOMA CITY, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoCare Innovations is pleased to announce the addition of Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) researchers Stuart Harshbarger, in the role of Chief Scientific Officer, and Matthew Kozlowski Ph.D., as Director of Robotic Systems. (Photo: htt...

Upcoming Investor Events at The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Exposition

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE: BEC ), a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of products that simplify, automate, and innovate complex biomedical tests, announces upcoming investor events. Please mark your calendars accordingly. ...

Certified Lab Tests Confirm the Activeion Pro Is a Sanitizing Device

Chemical-Free Cleaning Process Offers Greater than 99.9 Percent Bacterial Reduction ROGERS, Minn., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Activeion Pro, a convenient hand-held device that offers a breakthrough in chemical-free cleaning by transforming tap water into a powerful general-purpose cleaner, ...

Berkeley Lab scientist co-leads breast cancer 'dream team'

BERKELEY, CA An $18 million, three-year grant to develop new and more effective therapies to fight breast cancer was awarded today to a multi-institutional "Dream Team" of scientists and clinicians that is co-led by Joe Gray, a renowned cancer researcher with the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawre...

Impac Software Selected to Present at the Electronic Health Records Lab During 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Impac Software, part of the Elekta Group, has been selected to present at the Electronic Health Records (EHR) Lab during the 2009 American Society of Clinical Oncology's (ASCO) Annual Meeting, May 29 - June 2, at the Orange County Convention Center, in Orla...

IBM Announces New Healthcare Industry Solutions Lab in China

BEIJING, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM ) today announced the opening of a Healthcare Industry Solution Lab in Beijing, where IBM will work with hospitals and rural medical cooperatives to make healthcare "smarter" as the Chinese government enacts widespread healthcare reform. ...

Genomma Lab Internacional Announces First Quarter 2009 Results

MEXICO CITY, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company"), announced today its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2009. All figures included herein were prepared in accordance with Mexican GAAP; figures are state...

Clinical Diagnostic Lab Testing Market to Grow Over 90% through 2017

Washington G-2 Reports releases 2009 Laboratory market projections. NEWARK, N.J., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study from market research firm Washington G-2 Reports indicates that the clinical diagnostic lab testing market will reach $98.4 billion in revenue by 2017. An increase in geneti...

Genomma Lab Acquires the Mexican Company Medicinas y Medicamentos Nacionales

MEXICO CITY, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company") announced today the purchase of 100% of the shares of Medicinas y Medicamentos Nacionales, S.A.P.I., de C.V., a Mexican company. Through this new subsidia...

Coalition for 21st Century Medicine Endorses 'Patient Access to Critical Lab Tests Act'

- Legislation Seeks to Ensure Medicare Beneficiaries Have Access to Life-Saving Diagnostic Tests, Encourage Continued Innovation of Personalized Medicine - WASHINGTON, March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for 21st Century Medicine today announced its full endorsement for the Pat...

BIND Biosciences To Install First Siemens Simatic(R) PCS 7 Lab Process Control System in the U.S.

ATLANTA, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Energy & Automation, Inc. announced today that BIND Biosciences, Inc., Cambridge, Mass., has selected Simatic(R) PCS 7 Lab hardware and software to help its scientists manage pre- and post-clinical experimental data. (Logo: http://www.newscom.co...

Upcoming World Kidney Day Underscores Role of Low-Cost Lab Tests in Combating High-Cost Kidney Disease

WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Inexpensive, well-established lab tests may hold the key to combating the epidemic of chronic kidney disease (CKD), which is the focus of World Kidney Day, March 12. Kidney disease costs about $60 billion annually and often results in kidney fai...

Brookhaven Lab and BioSET patent a synthetic peptide that enhances bone growth

UPTON, NY Brookhaven Science Associates, the company that operates and manages the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), and Biosurface Engineering Technologies, Inc. (BioSET), have been issued a U.S. patent on a synthetic peptide, called B2A. "About 250,000 Americ...

Genomma Lab Internacional Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma" or "the Company"), announced today its fourth quarter and twelve month results for the periods ended December 31, 2008. All figures included herein are audited(1) and were prepared i...

Webcast Alert: Genomma Lab Announces Fourth Quarter 2008 Earnings Webcast

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) announces the following webcast: WHAT: Genomma Lab's Fourth Quarter 2008 Conference Call WHEN: Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 11:00 A.M. Eastern WHERE: http://www.v...

Fruit flies soar as lab model, drug screen for the deadliest of human brain cancers

LA JOLLA, CAFruit flies and humans share most of their genes, including 70 percent of all known human disease genes. Taking advantage of this remarkable evolutionary conservation, researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies transformed the fruit fly into a laboratory model for an inno...

Genomma Lab Announces Updated Fourth Quarter 2008 Guidance

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company") announces that based on the main preliminary indicators obtained at the close of the fourth quarter of 2008, the Company expects to report slightly lower results...

Genomma Lab Announces Initiation of Stock Repurchase Fund

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company"), a leading Mexican over-the-counter ("OTC") pharmaceuticals and personal care products company announced that on January 12, 2009 it will initiate the operat...

Genomma Lab Announces the Successful Launch of the Ma Evans Brand

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company"), a leading Mexican over-the-counter ("OTC") pharmaceuticals and personal care products company announced today the successful launch of the personal hair care produc...

Genomma Lab Announces 2009 Earnings Guidance

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma Lab" or "the Company"), a leading Mexican over-the-counter ("OTC") pharmaceuticals and personal care products company, announced today its 2009 earnings guidance. The Company expects to r...

Altus Healthcare Management Systems' Oprex Surgery Center, Clarus Imaging Center & Zerenity Sleep Lab of Houston

ALL THREE ENTITIES NAMED 2008 AGGIE 100 HONOREES COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Altus Healthcare Management Systems receives three honors from the 4th annual "Aggie 100" list of the fastest-growing companies owned and operated by Texas A&M University former student...

Genomma Lab Internacional Acquires UNIGASTROZOL

MEXICO CITY, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma" or "the Company"), a leading Mexican over-the-counter pharmaceuticals and personal care products company announced yesterday that it had acquired the brand and related rights and regi...

Magellan Biosciences Companies to Feature Diagnostic Products Designed to Improve Health Outcomes at the Clinical Lab Expo

- Product launches: new FDA-cleared test for vitamin D sufficiency, new antimicrobial-susceptibility system/panels for MRSA and other pathogens, and enhanced automated laboratory systems - The latest systems to screen for lead poisoning will also be on view WASHINGTON, July ...

Webcast Alert: Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. announces Second Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call

MEXICO CITY, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V (BMV: LAB) announces the following Webcast: What: Second Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call When: Wednesday, July 23 @ 12:00 pm Eastern Time, 11:00 am Mexico City Time Where: ...

London's Royal Brompton Hospital Opens New Electrophysiology Lab With State of the Art Magnetic Technology to Treat Arrhythmias

Installation of Stereotaxis Niobe(R) and Odyssey(TM) Systems Further Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust's Leadership Role in the Treatment of Complex Heart Conditions ST. LOUIS, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stereotaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: STXS) announced that Briti...

New Lab Tests Reveal Herbalife, Usana Have 1120% more Lead than Ensure, Boost

Dietary Supplement Safety Committee Co-Founder and Attorney Christopher Grell receives 40 page, 10 year study on Herbalife (NYSE: HLF ) and Usana; results of study reveal that 99% of distributors earn income, not counting expenses, of 13 dollars per week. OAKLAND, Calif., ...

New Lab Tests Reveal Herbalife, Usana Have 1,000 Times the Lead as Ensure, Boost

Dietary Supplement Safety Committee Co-Founder and Attorney Christopher Grell receives 40 page, 10 year study on Herbalife (NYSE: HLF ) and Usana; results of study reveal that 99% of distributors earn income, not counting expenses, of 13 dollars per week. OAKLAND, Calif., ...

Genomma Lab Prices Initial Public Offering and Begins Trading on Mexican Stock Exchange

MEXICO CITY, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomma Lab Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: LAB) ("Genomma" or "the Company") today announced the pricing of its initial public offering. The offering consisted of 130,869,566 series B shares; 73.5% was placed with international investors and ...

Pourquié Lab uncovers mechanism contributing to appropriate formation of the spine

The Stowers Institute's Pourqui Lab has shed light on the mechanism causing animals to develop the appropriate number of vertebrae. Vertebrae are formed from their embryonic precursors, called somites. The number of somites is consistent within a species, but varies significantly across specie...

International Committee Recommends Stringent Guidelines for Translating Stem Cell Therapies From the Lab Bench to the Bedside

PHILADELPHIA, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Internet is rife with provider Web sites and patient testimonials touting exciting new stem cell treatments for paralysis, Parkinson's disease, heart failure and cancer. And every year, desperately ill patients travel thousands of miles to s...

Oh Mama! Heads Back to the Lab to Create the First Ever Ginger-Ale for Moms-To-Be

Between 50-80% of all pregnant women experience morning sickness - MorningSicknessHelp.com "I was really sick in the beginning, and I thought, 'What the h--- have I done?' - Marcia Cross Morning sickness can strike at any time and last all day ...

Echocardiography Lab at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas Achieves Prestigious Reaccreditation

DALLAS, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The echocardiography lab at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas has earned reaccreditation by the Inter-societal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL), making it one of only two hospitals in the region accredited by the ...
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