Velos, Inc. Releases Software to Support Cancer Centers With New Workflow and Content for NCI Clinical Trials Reporting Program
FREMONT, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Velos, Inc., the trusted leader in clinical research management systems, announced today the availability of new system capabilities to ensure that the cancer center community can fulfill new registration requirements for the U.S. National Cancer ...
Clay Walker's Band Against MS Foundation Donates $150,000 To Support Multiple Sclerosis Research
NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A Pebble Beach golf tournament pays off big for researchers looking for a cure for multiple sclerosis. The researchers took home the top prize: a $150,000 contribution from multi-platinum recording artist Clay Walker and the non-profit Band Against MS (BA...
Johnson & Johnson Announces Support for Kohl-Grassley Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2009
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In letters to Senate Special Committee on Aging Chairman Herb Kohl (D-WI) and Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Charles Grassley (R-IA), Johnson & Johnson today announced its support
for the Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2009 (S. ...
USAID Provides $5M in Emergency Support as Swine Flu Spreads
WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As concerns over the spread of swine flu grow, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced today that it is providing an additional $5 million to the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) ...
SeqWright's Clinical Trial Support Contributes to the Approval of Two HPV Diagnostic Systems
HOUSTON, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SeqWright Inc., an international leader in the field of contract genomic services, announced today its involvement in Hologic's (formerly Third Wave Technologies) successful clinical trials of two Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in vitro diagnostic tests. SeqWright p...
Major Restless Legs Study Completes Enrollment With Support From MediciGlobal
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Successful and seamless completion of clinical trial enrollment requires careful forecasting of screened to randomized patients, market research, an effective recruitment strategy, and project management guided by real time metrics.
A Joint Statement From America's Prostate Cancer Advocacy, Education, and Support Organizations
WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since 1993, when the PLCO trial was started, we have awaited the results of this trial with eager anticipation, as have others. The initial report of the results of this study -- and those of a comparable European trial -- published last week in the ...
New Study Confirms That the Supports Intensity Scale Assessment is Effective in Measuring the Support Needs of People With Intellectual Disability and Making Funding Decisions
Study was conducted with 274 adults with intellectual disabilities currently receiving funding from a state developmental disability agency
WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Supports Intensity Scale (SIS) assessment tool can effectively predict funding for people with intelle...
ELAD(R) Liver Support System Study Initiated at Multiple U.S. Centers
Program Expands on Successful Results from prior U.S., U.K. and China Trials
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Vital Therapies, Inc. (VTI), a development stage company targeting liver disease, today announced patient enrollment has begun for a randomized, controlled, multi-center, Phase 2 cli...
Fertility Physicians of Northern California Researchers Test New Forms of Progesterone Medication for Luteal Support During IVF
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Women undergoing in vitro
fertilization (IVF) require progesterone medication to help support
pregnancy, but the intramuscular injections for some forms of this medication
can be painful for patients. Formulations of progesterone medication which...
Domino's Pizza Pledges Support to the Fifth Annual St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) Thanks and Giving(R) Campaign
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ ), the
recognized world leader in pizza delivery, is gearing up to raise dough for
the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during its fifth annual
Thanks and Giving campaign. Domino's customers will have the opportunit...
Nutrition 21 Reports That National Toxicology Program Studies Support the Safety of Chromium Picolinate
PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nutrition 21, Inc.
(Nasdaq: NXXI ), the developer and marketer of nutritional supplements under
the Iceland Health Chromax(R), and Diabetes Essentials(TM) brands that help
consumers manage blood sugar levels, improve cardiovascular health, en...
Senator Frist and Convention Delegates Support AIDS-Affected People Around the World, Raise Funds for Gustav Evacuees
Delegates Join World Vision, ONE to Build Hope and Give Help
MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delegates to the
Republican Party Convention are sending a message to the most vulnerable
communities around the world including evacuees in the Gulf Coast region
and those suffer...
New Data Support Role for Monitoring of Cell-Mediated Immunity in Adult Patients Following Renal Transplantation
Cylex's ImmuKnow(R) assay shows clinical potential in independent study of adult kidney transplant patients
COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A recently published article by
Sanchez-Velasco et al.* in Clinical Transplantation has expanded our
understanding of the clinica...
New Data Support Earlier Suggested Guidance for Levels of Cell-Mediated Immunity in Pediatric Liver Transplant Patients
Cylex's ImmuKnow(R) assay suggests clinical potential in independent study of pediatric liver transplant patients
COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Israeli et al.,* in an article
just published in the peer-reviewed journal Liver Transplantation, have
further developed our u...
Modigene Awarded Israeli Government Grant to Support Development of Its Longer-Acting Interferon Beta
- $25 Million Interferon-Beta-CTP Development Program Has Been Approved For
First Year Funding Through a Special Grant From the Israeli Office of the Chief Scientist -
NES-ZIONA, Israel, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Modigene Inc. (OTC
Bulletin Board: MODG) today re...
Embryo Viability Studies Support Utility of Novel, Metabolomic Profiling Technology
Molecular Biometrics presents scientific evidence supporting accuracy of
its biospectroscopy-based metabolomics platform at major international conference.
BARCELONA, Spain and CHESTER, N.J., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular
Biometrics, LLC, a privately-held met...
Cardinal Health Expands PET Nuclear Pharmacy Services to Support Clinical Drug Trials
NEW ORLEANS, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardinal Health, a
global provider of products and services that improve the safety and
productivity of health care, today announced that it will now manufacture,
compound and distribute Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
radiopharmaceuticals for ...
Published Guidelines Further Support Use of Bioimpedance Measurement Technology for Early Assessment of Lymphedema
SAN DIEGO, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent guidelines published by the
Clinical Resource Efficiency Support
Team (CREST) provide further support
for the use of bioimpedance technology for the early assessment of
The published guidelines for Northern Ireland titled "Guidelines for
New Data on MAGE-A3 Cancer Immunotherapy Support Potential Novel Options of Treating Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Melanoma
Gene Expression Profiling of Tumor is Correlated With Clinical Response
CHICAGO, May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New data presented by
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) today highlighted the potential of its
investigational MAGE-A3 Antigen-Specific Cancer Immunotherapeutic (ASCI)
through results of three...
Sahajanand Medical Technologies PAINT Trial Results Support Safety and Efficacy of the Infinnium and Supralimus Stents
Sahajanand Medical Technologies received positive results of nine month
PAINT trials for Drug eluting stents, Infinnium and Supralimus. The results unveiled during plenary session of EuroPCR 2008-Barcelona.
SURAT, India, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Sahajanand Medical Technologies
Pvt. Ltd. (S...
New Data Support High Complete Remission Rates With VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Therapies in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma
- Five Oral Presentations at ASCO Annual Meeting Will Further Demonstrate
the Strength of VELCADE Combinations in Front-line Multiple Myeloma -
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pharmaceuticals,
The Takeda Oncology Company, today announced that new data from VELCADE
Multiple Clinical Data Presentations at EuroPCR 2008 Support Use of OrbusNeich's Genous(TM) Bio-engineered R stent(TM) as Safe Alternative to Drug-Eluting Stents
Randomized TRIAS HR Pilot Study Compares Genous, Boston Scientific's Taxus(R)
Other Presentations Focus on Real-World Use of Genous, Stent's Performance in Patients with AMI, Those Who Could Not Tolerate Dual-Antiplatelet Therapy
Lupus Under the Spotlight: U.S. Congress Shows Support for Women's Health Issues
NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Lupus
Research (ALR) commends the Senate on its passage of a resolution
supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's Health Week that begins
annually on Mother's Day. The resolution, introduced by Senators Russ
ISTA Pharmaceuticals Announces New Phase III Clinical Findings to Support Bepreve NDA Filing
Company Will Seek Label for the Treatment of Ocular Itching Associated with Allergic Conjunctivitis
IRVINE, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ISTA
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISTA ), today announced positive results from
the preliminary analysis of its second ...
More Clinical Data Required to Support European Approval of CAP Indication for TYGACIL
Wyeth Withdraws European Application
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth
Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ), announced today that it
is withdrawing its application for an extension to the European Marketing
Authorization for TYGACIL(R) ...
Data Presented at AAN Support Potential for Adjunctive use of Intravenous Lacosamide as Short-Term Replacement for Oral Treatment in Partial Epilepsy
SMYRNA, Ga., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Data presented today at a
platform session of the 60th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of
Neurology (AAN) in Chicago support
the potential for adjunctive use of
intravenous lacosamide 200-600 mg/day using infusion durations as fast as
10 minutes for...
New Research for Mechanical Support Devices in Pediatrics to Be Released at International Heart and Lung Transplant Meeting
BOSTON, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- New devices and research for
mechanical circulatory support
in pediatrics from the National Institutes
of Health (NIH) National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Pediatric
Program will be discussed at the International Society
Recent siRNA Research Publications Support Silence Therapeutics Combined Development Approach
Delivery Systems and Specific Molecular Structures Needed for siRNA Therapeutic Success
LONDON, April 7, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Silence Therapeutics plc
(AIM:SLN) Europe's leading RNAi-focused biotechnology company, today
comments on two recent journal articles: Nature...
Spirit II Results Support Strength of Boston Scientific's Two Drug-Eluting Stent Platforms
At two years, Company's TAXUS(R) and PROMUS(TM) Stents demonstrate positive and similar outcomes
NATICK, Mass. and CHICAGO, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston
Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed positive two-year results
from Abbott's prospective, ...
Study Finds Personal and Web-Based Support Equal Weight Loss Success
Kaiser Permanente Helps Members Achieve Weight Loss with Education & Outreach
OAKLAND, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Findings in the Journal of
the American Medical Association on the largest weight loss maintenance
study to date reinforce Kaiser Permanente'...
Three Year Analysis of Treatment Efficacy, Cosmesis, and Toxicity Support use of the Hologic Mammosite Radiation Therapy System
American Society of Breast Surgeons Study Represents Largest Patient Population to Date
BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hologic, Inc.
(Nasdaq: HOLX ) a diversified medical technologies company specializing in
imaging systems, diagnostics, and inter...
DHHS Guidelines Support Use of Trofile(TM) Assay Prior to CCR5 Inhibitor Use
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monogram
Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGRM ) today announced that guidelines issued by
the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) recommend that a
co-receptor tropism test, such as Monogram's Trofile(TM) assay, should be
PNH Patients With Lower Levels of Hemolysis, Mild Anemia and Minimal Transfusion Support Have Significant Disease Burden; Soliris(R) Therapy Provided Clinical Improvements in PNH Patients Regardless of Disease Severity
Data Presented at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting Publication Number: 840
CHESHIRE, Conn., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soliris(R)
(eculizumab) therapy reduced hemolysis, fatigue, thromboses (blood clots)
and transfusion requirements in patien...
New Data to Support VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) For Injection Based Therapies as Setting New Standards in The Care of Newly Diagnosed Patients With Multiple Myeloma
- Three large, randomized Phase III trials of VELCADE in front-line
multiple myeloma to be featured as oral presentations at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting -
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Millennium
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:...
Pharsight Uses FDA Disease Model to Support Oncology Drug Development
Use of FDA Model in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Expected to Inform Quantitative Predictions for Experimental Cancer Treatment
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharsight
Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: PHRS), a leading provider of software,
Consumer Advocates Support Patent Office on Stem Cell Patent Rejection
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amended stem
cell patent claims submitted by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
don't overcome the U.S. Patent Office Examiner's rejections and the claims
remain unpatentable, two consumer groups said today.
In formal comments fil...
SAIC Awarded Malaria Vaccine Production Support Contract Extension by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science
Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI ) today announced that it
was awarded a contract extension by the National Institute of Allergy and
Infectious Diseases' (NIAID) Division of Microbiology and Infectious
Data Support use of SuperGen's CLIMB Technology in Lead Development and Optimization
Proprietary technology identifies small molecule JAK2 and Pim kinase inhibitors
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SuperGen Inc. (Nasdaq:
SUPG), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, rapid
development and commercialization of therapi...
PositiveFriends.com Launches STD Social Networking Site Balancing Dating with Online Support Features
SALINE, Mich., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- PositiveFriends.com
(http://www.positivefriends.com ), a new online support
network for those affected
by STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases), today announced its official
launch into the online social networking and dating scene. The site is the resul...