Prime Companies Reaches Agreement to Spin Off Subsidiary; Shareholders Gain 15 Percent Stake in New Telecommunications Company
ANTHEM, Ariz., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Prime Companies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: PCIR) today announced it has entered into a Definitive Agreement that will allow it to spin
off its wholly owned subsidiary, Prepaid Tel.com, Inc., which discontinued operations in 2007, to a San Diego firm wh...
Paucity of specialists sends emergency department on a spin
The Whanganui District Health Board Hospital is experiencing a dearth of specialists, which was confirmed by the Hospital general manager, Sue Capenerhurst.//
Mrs. Capenerhurst explained that the hospital will have to put up with the shortfall in obstetricians till end-December as the pediatr...
Hill-Rom Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
... will return to more normalized capital acquisition behavior, we are using this recessionary period, and the mandate we undertook when we affected the spin
some five quarters ago, to prepare the company for strong and profitable growth once demand for our products--key tools in delivering safer and more e...
MedThink Hires Joe Conwell as Executive Creative Director
"The best idea wins," Conwell explained of his creative approach. "Across disciplines, gather people and provide a well-defined direction, then spin
out all of the ideas until you evolve the one big idea. Generate synergy and a shared enthusiasm about the goal at hand, and be fair in selecting the ...
Multimedia Release: British Men Think Talking About Impotence is "Just Not Cricket"
... LONDON, July 7 /PRNewswire/ --
- Former England Cricketer and spin
Ace, Phil Tufnell, and Media Doctor
and GP, Dr Rob Hicks, Call on Men to Ba...mmencing this week, celebrity TV
presenter and former England cricketer and spin
ace, Phil Tufnell is calling
on British blokes to think about their health ...
Case Western Reserve University Receives $5M From Third Frontier Commission for the Center for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine
... MultiStem(R) cell therapy by running a FDA approved Phase II clinical trial to evaluate the performance of the cells.
Juventas Therapeutics, spin
out company from Marc Penn (CC), will develop its lead drug product, stromal cell derived factor 1 (SDF-1), through a Phase I clinical trial for criti...
Cosmetic Bootcamp Continues Growth and Dominance Despite Recession
...cession. According to Dr. Vic Narurkar, this is the result of companies realizing that "they need to deal with the experts in this space and avoid the spin
associated with other meetings." Physicians and their staff have increased attendance at the meetings because the meetings focus on education and tra...
Orasi Medical Completes Series B Financing - $3.5M
...s the company the opportunity to substantially advance this technology," stated Shawn Lyndon, Orasi's President and CEO. Orasi Medical is a technology spin
out from the University of Minnesota co-founded by Shawn Lyndon and Mark Wagner.
About Orasi Medical, Inc.
Orasi Medical, Inc. is a privately...
Cardinal Health Reports Third Quarter Results
...(used in) operating
activities from continuing operations
Other Spin-Off Costs: costs incurred in connection with the Company's
plans to spin
off its clinical and medical products businesses that are
not included in special items or impairments, (gain)/loss on sale of
assets and ot...
New MR sequence helps radiologists more accurately evaluate abnormalities of the uterus and ovaries
...A total of 26 patients were imaged using both fast spin
echo MR and sagittal T2-weighted BLADE imaging. "The traditional type of image sequence, T2 fast spin
echo, is sensitive to motion related both to the p...nd uterine tumors than did the traditional T2 fast spin
echo sequence. It also significantly reduced respi...
Renal Dietitian, Linda McCann, Receives 2009 Champion of Hope Award
...r all divisions of Satellite Healthcare. She also serves as the clinical liaison to the Information Systems and Technology department and oversees the spin
and SPIN-MD programs. Ms. McCann has published over 20 articles in a variety of professional journals and has written several book chapters on renal n...
Propel Unveils New Enhanced Experience
..., an essential nutrient in the brain. Propel Mind contains 10 calories per 8 oz serving.
"We are excited to offer a fresh new spin
on a category leader, as Propel is an original that helped launch the entire vitamin-enhanced water beverage aisle," said Danielle Vona, vice presid...
CareFusion Corporation Files Form 10 Registration Statement
The Form 10 filing outlines Cardinal Health's plan to spin
off at least 80 percent of the outstanding common stock of CareFusion throu...r of 2009 to complete the spinoff, some of the conditions to completing the spin
are not within our direct control, which may push the spinoff to later in t...
Tens of Thousands of Back Pain Patients Overtreated in Six Health Plans, According to HealthCore Study
(4) Cherkin DC, Deyo RA, Street JH, Barlow W. Predicting poor outcomes for back pain seen in primary care using patients' own criteria. spin
(5) Croft PR, Macfarlane GJ, Papageorgious AC, Thomas E, Silman AJ. Outcome of low back pain in general practice: a prospective ...
NeoGenomics Appoints Douglas M. VanOort as Executive Chairman and Interim Chief Executive Officer
...fe Sciences, Inc. and then as Senior Vice President, Operations at Quest Diagnostics, Inc. At Corning Life Sciences, he helped build and engineer the spin
off of two leading publically-traded NYSE life-science companies, Quest Diagnostics, Inc. and Covance, Inc, ultimately joining Quest at the time of th...
Snowblower Hand Injuries Often Extensive, Study Finds
Danger apparently exists even when the machines do not seem to be running, though. Master said that when a clog is removed, the blades can spin
again using stored energy.
Dr. James G. Adams, professor and chairman of emergency medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern Univ...
Stem Cell Innovations' C3A Human Liver Cell Line is Capable of Producing Biosimilar Serum Proteins for Follow-On Biologics
...ck is buying Insmed's portfolio of follow-on biologics for $130 million in cash. "We are exploring ways to fund our activities in this area through a spin
out or an acquisition," said Kelly.
About Stem Cell Innovations, Inc.
SCLL is a cell biology company based in Houston, TX. The Company's A...
The LCA-Vision Full Value Committee Commences Consent Solicitation to Elect New Board of Directors at LCA-Vision (Nasdaq: LCAV) and Sends Letter to Stockholders
...ch it urges stockholders not to be
misled by recent public statements from LCAV. The Full Value Committee
believes that LCAV's Board and management's spin
campaign of half-truths,
omissions and self-serving statements are intended to distract stockholders'
attention from the significant strategic, operat...
Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results
...d by / (used in) operating
activities from continuing operations
Other Spin-Off Costs: costs incurred in connection with the Company's
plans to spin
off most of its clinical and medical products businesses that
are not included in special items or impairments, (gain)/loss on sale of
assets and othe...
Fit 4 Sex: The Guide to Make Sure He Never Leaves
...op upper arm/glut and oblique strength
Forbidden Swing : Targets your core abdominal and oblique crunches
Damsel In Distress : A new spin
on push ups to target tricep strength
Sultry Pretzel : Concentrated abdominal strength building for more control
Fallen Angel : Pro...
New Venture Funding for Alzheimer's Disease Drug Developer
... management. The firm invests in seed and early-stage life science and technology companies in the Midwest, with a primary focus on opportunities that spin
out of the region's leading research universities. Formed in 1982, Venture Investors has offices strategically located next to the country's third an...
Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) Completes E Europe Merger
...leased to announce that it has finalized its bilateral negotiations with Slavica Bio Chem, www.slavicabiochem.com (Slavica).
Slavica Bio Chem is a spin
off of Renuyu Biochem, a USA and a UK company, founded by Andrea Zecevic. Andrea currently acts as a head scientific advisor to HTDS. The company rese...
Groundbreaking, inexpensive, pocket-sized ultrasound device can help treat cancer, relieve arthritis
...sions a world where therapeutic ultrasound machines are found in every hospital and medical research lab.
"New research and applications are going to spin
out, now that these systems will be so cheap, affordable and portable in nature," Lewis said.
The development of one of his portable devices is detai...
'Intelligent' materials to revolutionize surgical implants
...glia Ruskin University, the concept will be taken forward under the guidance of a Medical Futures team, and eventually exclusively licensed to TECL, a spin
out company of STFC.
This advanced nanotechnology technique builds on an existing technique known as electrospinning, and will utilise a vastly su...
Intelect Medical Closes $11 Million in Funding from Boston Scientific and Greatbatch for Stroke and TBI Recovery Clinical Trials
...eased to provide funding
for Intelect to further develop its innovative DBS therapies and products."
Intelect Medical was incorporated in 2005, as a spin
out of both the
Cleveland Clinic and Cornell to develop new DBS therapies for recovery from
stroke and TBI. Intelect's stroke recovery therapy is base...
Asia Wellness Cruise Offers Crystal Guests Peace of 'Mind, Body & Spirit'
...ge of Crystal Symphony's Feng Shui-inspired
Spa & Fitness Center, 360-degree Promenade deck ideal for walking or
jogging, and newly introduced Tour de spin
indoor cycling classes, Kinesis
equipment and acupuncture treatments.
With an abundance of fresh fruit and fish, creative and healthful
Inverness Medical Innovations, PrognostiX Sign Distribution Agreement for CardioMPO(TM) Test
...t Inverness Medical
Innovations, please visit our website at http://www.invernessmedical.com .
About PrognostiX Inc.
PrognostiX, a privately-held spin
out of the Cleveland Clinic, develops
and markets next-generation cardiovascular disease diagnostic products. The
company's CardioMPO(TM) test, which ...
Independence Blue Cross Celebrates Customer Service Week
...Can' will include healthy snacks for representatives,
massages, relaxation and fitness techniques, and much more. Representatives
will also be able to spin
the "Wheel of Service" to win prizes such as more
free time to use IBC's brand new Associate Wellness and Fitness Center. The
week concludes with pres...
Top Insurance Expert Calls on 144,000 Holders of Long-Term Care Polices to Protest an Eleventh Hour Conseco Trust
...o wanted to be the industry leader in Long-Term Care. Now it's
time for the company to honor what it sold. It looks as if the company is
attempting to spin
off an eleventh hour Trust, without notifying the very
policyholders that will be affected and that is wrong," says Darras.
Conseco policyholders an...
Transcend Medical Announces New President and CEO and Appointment of Chairman of the Board
...he formation of ForSight VISION3, Inc., to
pursue development of high impact products for major ophthalmic markets. In
October 2007, ForSight's second spin
out company ForSight Newco II, Inc.,
developing a proprietary ocular punctal plug drug delivery system, was
acquired by QLT Inc. ForSight Labs is back...
More Sweat Equals Lower Risk of Exercise-Induced Asthma
...mittee for the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
He added that exercise-induced asthma doesn't rule out activity. "The positive spin
is, you can still engage in exercise, even on a high level," he said.
Educate yourself, he advised. Know that exercising in cold air is usually wor...
Scientists race to stay ahead of the drug-taking and genetic manipulation that threatens sport
...nd develop tests even before the drug has been misused by athletes.
"Considerable concerns have also been expressed about gene doping, a prohibited spin
off of gene manipulation, a medical advance that has been developed to alter a person's DNA to fight diseases like muscular dystrophy and cystic fibro...
Kidney Cancer Vaccine Shows No Boost in Survival
...e researchers and vaccine companies are reluctant to accept the results of randomized clinical trials, Yang said.
"Commercially driven efforts that spin
or obfuscate the conclusions of such a trial should be vigorously resisted because such efforts severely erode its value," he concluded.
Innovative Self Locking Threaded Fasteners Provide New Electrical Design Options
...emale thread which mates with standard 60-degree male thread fasteners.
The wedge ramp of the self locking threaded fasteners allows the bolt to spin
freely relative to female threads until tension is created in the male fastener. The crests of the standard male thread form are then drawn tightly a...
Letter Challenges Biovail CEO to a Debate
...n to debate. I believe the
shareholders of Biovail deserve no less than to hear directly from the two
of us -- unfiltered by lawyers, consultants, and spin
doctors, to help them
decide who is better qualified to lead the company forward after the June
25 AGM. Given the time required to make arrangements, ...
Defending Champions Andy Potts and Leanda Cave Win 28th Annual Accenture Escape From Alcatraz(TM) Triathlon Sunday, June 8
...y, Her Sports Magazine and Brightroom
Photography; partners include Challenged Athletes Foundation, Tri
California, the Golden Gate Triathlon Club and spin
Visit http://triathlons.accenture.com/ for full race results. The
Accenture Escape from Alcatraz(TM) Triathlon is managed by ...
LG Electronics Debuts Unique Allergen-Reducing Steam Washer/Dryer Combo
...with SpinSense(TM) -- an option that detects
vibration and then adjusts the spin
speed to reduce vibration -- allows for
a low vibration level making this u...l washing care
The washer/dryer also includes a 1,320 RPM spin
speed for powerful
water extraction and greater energy efficiency, along wi...
Experience a Close-Up View of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
...led that my vision was less than it could be,"
says O'Reilly. "With proper vision correction, I've noticed a change in my
game. I can actually see the spin
of the ball, which helps me anticipate
where it's heading and make my shots and passes more precise."
To enter and become eligible for the sweepstak...
U.S. Soccer Team Putting Vision in Focus for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
...ed that my vision was less than it should
be," said O'Reilly. "With proper vision correction, I've noticed a change
in my game. I can actually see the spin
of the ball, which helps me
anticipate where it's heading and makes my shots and passes more precise."
"Good vision is critical to achievement in at...
Beauty.com Partners With Fashion Designer Jenni Kayne
...as always been very
supportive of me, and this is a great opportunity to continue our
The Jenni Kayne for Beauty.com bag offers a new spin
on two strong
seasonal trends: a sleek 6x12" clutch in a playful ethnic print. Its
neutral color palette complements spring brights or classic separat...