The Lupus Foundation of America Applauds New Legislation that Caps Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs
Provides Protection for People with Lupus and other Chronic Diseases
WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) President and Chief Executive Officer, Sandra C. Raymond, issued the following statement regarding S.1630 "The Affordable Acce...
Yerkes researchers propose ambitious new strategies for AIDS vaccine research
Researchers at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, believe conventional vaccine strategies should not be the only avenue explored in the development of an effective AIDS vaccine. Based on studying simian immunodeficiency viruses (SIVs) in African nonhuman primates, they ...
Photo: New Survey Results Show Most Moms Are Aware Their Pre-teens and Teens Need Vaccines
YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- A new
survey reports that most moms know their children need additional vaccines beyond those received when they were infants or small children. But according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates, most pre-teens and teens do not h...
FDA Approves New 3000 IU Vial Size for Kogenate(R) FS, antihemophilic factor (recombinant)
WAYNE, N.J., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a 3000 IU (international unit) vial size of Kogenate(R) FS , antihemophilic factor (recombinant). The new
vial size offers greater co...
CIBER Completes Commercial Software Redesign; Awarded New Contract From TeleTracking Technologies
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR ) announced the completion of a 4-year, multi-million dollar re-architecture and redevelopment project with TeleTracking Technologies, Inc. CIBER has also been awarded a new
contract to assist with the design and...
ThermoGenesis Announces Launch of Res-Q System; New Device Expands Company's Presence in Bone Marrow Sector
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ThermoGenesis Corp. (Nasdaq: KOOL ), a leading supplier of innovative products for processing and storing adult stem cells, announced today the introduction of the Res-Q(TM) 60 BMC ("Res-Q") System, an automated cell processing...
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Labopharm files New Drug Submission with Health Canada for novel antidepressant
LAVAL, QC, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Labopharm Inc. (TSX: DDS; NASDAQ: DDSS ) today announced it has filed a New
Drug Submission (NDS) with the Therapeutic Products Directorate of Health Canada for its novel formulation of the antidepressant trazodone.
"We are pleased to file our New
TWO NEW KLRI PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS: Hormone Therapy May Reduce Atherosclerosis in Women Close to Menopause; Growth Hormone May Increase Risk of Diabetes, Improve Lipid Profile in Men
PHOENIX, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Phoenix-based Kronos Longevity Research Institute (KLRI) has published two new
publications on hormone therapies and their effects on reducing the risks of cardiovascular disease in older adults.
Cardiovascular disease caused by ...
Popular Breast Cancer Drug Used with Certain Antidepressants Puts New Jersey Women at Risk
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A new
analysis finds that women in New
Jersey who take the breast cancer drug tamoxifen in conjunction with certain popular antidepressants may be at a higher risk for a breast cancer recurrence.
In May, Medco Health Solutions, ...
Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine Herald New Agreement To Continue Forty-Plus Year Historic Relationship
agreement outlines an increased level of commitment to clinical care, research and education
YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University today announced a new
ten-year agreement to continue t...
Video: New Dove(R) Body Washes with NutriumMoisture(TM) Restore Skin's Natural Moisture
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Until now, all regular body washes caused dry skin damage. Now, Dove has discovered how to restore skin's natural moisture while cleansing with body wash. Current body washes actually damage proteins and lipids in the skin's outer lay...
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...
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Climbing to new heights in the forest canopy
With summer in full swing, many plants are at their peak bloom and climbing plants, like clematis, morning glories, and sweet peas, are especially remarkable. Not only are these plants beautiful, but their ability to climb walls and trellises is an impressive feat of biological engineering that ha...
First human gets new antibody aimed at hepatitis C virus
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Pinhead-size worms + robot = new antibiotics
In an advance that could help ease the antibiotic drought, scientists in Massachusetts are describing successful use of a test that enlists pinhead-sized worms in efforts to discover badly needed new
antibiotics. Their study appeared in ACS Chemical Biology , a monthly journal.
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Early relatives of spiders that lived around 300 million years ago are revealed in new
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ComCam Selected by ePortation on New Maritime Domain Awareness Project
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ComCam International, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CMCJ), a leader in IP video analytics and control products, solutions and services, today announced that it has been selected by Philadelphia-based ePortation, Inc. to provide critical hardware, softw...
Neuropathic pain: The sea provides a new hope of relief
A compound initially isolated from a soft coral ( Capnella imbricata ) collected at Green Island off Taiwan, could lead scientists to develop a new
set of treatments for neuropathic pain chronic pain that sometimes follows damage to the nervous system. Currently this form of pain is very poorly ...
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One of the Nation's Leading Analytical Testing Laboratories is Now Easier to Access -- Pace Analytical Launches New Web Site to Showcase Its Three Business Divisions
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China Sky One Medical, Inc. Appoints New Independent Director
HARBIN, China, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical,
Inc. ("China Sky One Medical" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: CSKI ), a leading
fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter drugs in
the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced the appoi...
UCLA welcomes startup to new incubator space at California NanoSystems Institute
UCLA's newly launched on-campus technology incubator at the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) has opened lab space to MediSens Wireless, a startup company that develops and manufactures personal body-monitoring systems for medical and health applications.
The incubator program was establ...
NeurogesX Announces New PDUFA Date for Qutenza(TM) New Drug Application
SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeurogesX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGSX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel pain management therapies, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has extended the Pr...
AIAG and MichBio Form New Collaborative Partnership
Automotive and Biosciences Associations join forces to Assist Michigan's Traditional Automotive Manufacturing Base Diversify into Medical Device Manufacturing
Southfield, Mich. (Vocus) August 5, 2009 -- The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) and Michigan Bioscience...
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