Researchers Produce First Nationwide Study of Homeless in ERs
MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first
national study of homeless people's use of emergency rooms finds that homeless patients are more likely to arrive at the hospital by ambulance and more than twice as likely to be uninsured.
One-third of homeless patien...
Matrixx Initiatives, Inc. Sets Time for Discussion of First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Financial Results
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Matrixx Initiatives, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTXX ), an over-the-counter healthcare company, announced today that financial results for the fiscal 2010 first
quarter, ended June 30, 2009, will be released after the market closes on Monday,...
Sagent Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of First Two Oncolytic Products: Fludarabine Phosphate for Injection, USP and Epirubicin Hydrochloride Injection
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has launched fludarabine phosphate for injection, USP and epirubicin hydrochloride injection. IMS data indicates the combined U.S. market...
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Sciele Pharma, Inc., a Shionogi Company, today announced the availability
of Ulesfia (Benzyl Alcohol Lotion 5%), the first
and only prescription
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Emdeon Closes The Sentinel Group Acquisition, Implements First Customer in Less than 30 Days
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Emdeon, a leader in revenue and payment cycle management solutions, today announced the implementation of its first
major customer following the recent acquisition of The Sentinel Group. The Sentinel Group, a recognized leader in healthcare fraud ...
100+ Nurses to Rally in SF Wed. to Demand Stronger Swine Flu Safety Protections: California Hospitals Remain Unprepared Despite First Nurse Death
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 registered nurses from across California will rally in San Francisco Wednesday to protest gaps by California hospitals in safety preparation for the H1N1 pandemic, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Commit...
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Shire Reports Positive Results From First of Three Phase III Trials of velaglucerase alfa for Type 1 Gaucher Disease and Provides Important Updates on Interactions With FDA
LEXINGTON, Massachusetts, August 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc
(LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY ), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company,
today reported positive results from the first
of three Phase III studies of
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World's First Cardiac Adult Stem Cell Patient Receives Infusion
Trial taking place in Louisville, KY
LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michael (Mike) Jones has become the world's first
recipient of adult cardiac stem cells to treat congestive heart failure. Jones' infusion on July 17 marks the world's first
Researchers Create First Targeted Knockout Rats Using Zinc Finger Nuclease Technology
MILWAUKEE, RICHMOND, Calif., ST LOUIS, PALO ALTO, Calif., and PARIS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientists from The Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Sangamo Biosciences, Inc., (Nasdaq: SGMO ), Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL ), Open Monoclonal Technology...
Lilly and New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Announce Lilly Agrees to be First Tenant of East River Science Park; Issue Urgent Call for Healthcare Reform that Protects Innovation and Jobs
INDIANAPOLIS, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) announced today during a lease signing event that it has become the first
tenant of New York City's new Alexandria Center for Science and Technology at East River Science Park, a development that sh...
GNC Unveils Study Results for First and Only Nitric Oxide Product Clinically Proven to Improve Physical Performance at NSCA Conference in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GNC, the leading global specialty retailer of nutritional products, announced today clinical results for the first
and only nitric oxide product, Amplified Maxertion N.O., proven to demonstrate a delay in the onset of neuromuscular fatigue. The key fin...
McCaughey Urges Use of First NYS Hospital Infection Report
NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Betsy McCaughey of the Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths (RID) urges families to make use of hospital infection rates made available by the NYS Department of Health today. "Now patients can learn which hospitals in their area have the lowest infecti...
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Leicester research paves way for first use in Europe of an insect to fight invasive plant
Researchers at the University of Leicester have paved the way for the first
ever use in Europe of an insect (biocontrol) to combat an invasive plant species in Britain.
University of Leicester biologists established that the Japanese Knotweed in Britain was one the biggest females in the world-...
Nottinghamshire Police First Law Enforcement Agency to Deploy ForensicSoft in United Kingdom
PROVIDENCE, R.I., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- ForensicSoft, a growing provider of digital forensic software and services, is proud to announce the formal approval and selection of its products by the Nottinghamshire Police, of Nottinghamshire, England. ForensicSoft's products, which increase the ...
Spallation Neutron Source sees first target replacement
OAK RIDGE, July 27, 2009 -- Having outlasted all expectations of its service life, the original mercury target of the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS), the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science's record-setting neutron science facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is being replaced for ...
Results of national assessment of first responder location systems to be announced Aug. 3
WORCESTER, Mass. The results of a national assessment of indoor location systems for firefighters and other first
responders will be announced at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) during the 2009 Workshop on Precision Indoor Personnel Location and Tracking for Emergency Responders, which runs...
LSUHSC shows for first time infant inhalation of ultrafine air pollution linked to adult lung disease
New Orleans, LA Stephania Cormier, PhD, Associate Professor of Pharmacology at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has shown for the first
time that early exposure to environmentally persistent free radicals (present in airborne ultrafine particulate matter) affects long-term lung function. S...
Researchers design first model motor nerve system that's insulated and organized like the human body
Amsterdam, 21 July 2009 - In the July issue of Biomaterials , published by Elsevier, researchers from the University of Central Florida (UCF) report on the first
lab-grown motor nerves that are insulated and organized just like they are in the human body. The model system will drastically improv...
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Synthetech Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results
ALBANY, Ore., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synthetech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NZYM) today announced financial results for the first
quarter of fiscal 2010, which ended June 30, 2009. Revenue for the quarter was $4.7 million, a 5% decrease compared to revenue of $4.9 million in th...
Repligen Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2010 Financial Results
WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Repligen Corporation (Nasdaq: RGEN ) today reported results for the first
quarter fiscal year 2010, ended June 30, 2009. Total revenue for the quarter was $5,061,000 compared to total revenue of $13,660,000 for the first
quarter of fiscal ye...
Nile Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Dosing of First Patient in Phase 2 Study of CD-NP for the Treatment of Acute Heart Failure
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: NLTX ), a company focused on the development of novel therapeutics for heart failure patients, today announced dosing of its first
patient in a Phase 2 clinical study of its lead product, CD-NP, for the treatme...
Hoya Announces First Quarter Financial Results for FY2010
TOKYO, Japan, August 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HOYA Corporation today
announced financial results for the first
quarter ended June 30, 2009. Net
sales were 94.9 billion yen for the quarter, a 27.0% decrease from 130.1
billion yen in the same period last year, and operating income was 9.2
Trubion Announces Dates for Second Quarter and First Half 2009 Earnings Conference Call
SEATTLE, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trubion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: TRBN ) today announced that it plans to issue earnings results for its second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2009, after the close of market on Aug. 6, 2009. The company's earnings conference call w...
Repligen Announces Conference Call of First Quarter Fiscal Year 2010 Results
WALTHAM, Mass., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Repligen Corporation (Nasdaq: RGEN ) announced today that the Company President and Chief Executive Officer, Walter C. Herlihy, Ph.D., will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, August 6th, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. EDT, to report fi...
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