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Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Begins Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

... TOSU, SAGA, Japan, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. (TSE: 4530), Hisamitsu U.S., Inc. and northstar Merger Sub, Inc., today commenced the cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: N...

Brain Stimulation Therapy Eases Tough-to-Treat Depression

...ment were then switched over to active therapy. Stimulation was delivered via an investigational epidural cortical stimulation system, developed by northstar Neuroscience, which funded the study. One of the authors is a consultant to the company. On average, participants experienced an improvement of ab...

'Project Runway' Designer in Chicago to Educate About Living with HIV and Combat Stigma Associated with the Disease

...specialist, Dr. Daniel S. Berger, Clinical Associate Professor at the College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago and Medical Director of northstar Medical Center, to provide updates on the current and future landscape of HIV and AIDS treatment and research. "Living Positive By Design is help...

World Neurostimulation Market to Reach $5.2 Billion by 2012, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts

...ndustry include Boston Scientific Corp, St. Jude Medical Inc, Cyberonics Inc, Medtronic Inc, Afferent Corp, Cyberkinetics Neurotechnology Systems Inc, northstar Neuroscience Inc, and Synapse Biomedical Inc, among others. The report titled "Neurostimulation: A Global Strategic Business Report" p...

Vertos Medical Inc. Completes Series C Financing

...e technology companies. Foundation was an early venture investor in AtriCure (Nasdaq: ATRC), CardioNet (Nasdaq: BEAT), CombinatoRx (Nasdaq: CRXX), and northstar Neuroscience (Nasdaq: NSTR), as well as a portfolio of other firms, such as CardioMEMS, CoApt Systems, EndoGastric Solutions, IlluminOss, Marinus Phar...

Associates of Cape Cod (ACC) and MDS Analytical Technologies Collaborate to Offer a More Robust LAL Endotoxin Assay Platform

...Glucatell(R), Pyrochrome(R) and Chromo-LAL. The Company offers contract testing for endotoxins and glucans, and has a research biochemical's division, northstar BioProducts(TM), specializing in carbohydrate chemistry. The Company also produces a clinical diagnostic test, Fungitell(R), for use by physicians to ...

Sam Schmidt Receives a Honda Odyssey Converted for Wheelchair Accessibility

...Honda Motor Co., Inc., (AHM) supplied the vehicle that VMI adapted with its northstar conversion, which provides a powered in-floor ramp for unrestricted access ... and CEO of VMI. "VMI provides technologically-advanced solutions, like the northstar in-floor conversion we used in the donated vehicle, for people with disabil...

Universal Health Services, Inc. Reports 2007 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings and 2008 Guidance

...lley are excluded in both current and prior years. Cedar Ridge RTC and northstar RTC are included in both current and prior years from July 1st through...lley are excluded in both current and prior years. Cedar Ridge RTC and northstar RTC are included in both current and prior years from July 1st through...

Low-Cost Health Care Network Launches in Lubbock

...h focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease, -- northstar Surgical Center ( http://www.northstarsurgical.net ), an out-patient su...versity Medical Center, Lubbock Heart Hospital, Grace Clinic of Lubbock and northstar Surgical Center to the South Plains consumers, as well as access to more th...

Northstar Healthcare Announces Option to Purchase a 60% Interest in The Palladium for Surgery - Dallas

...enter located at 5920 Forest Park Road in Dallas. northstar successfully completed acquisitions of a controlli... Fisher, vice president of physician relations for northstar Healthcare, at 281/840-5163 or visit http://www.northstar-healthcare.com . About northstar Healthcare Inc. ------------------------------- ...
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Arcion Therapeutics' Topical Pain Candidate, ARC-4558, Significantly Reduces Pain Caused by Diabetic Neuropathy

... Ph.D., Johns Hopkins School of Medicine ; Bruce Stouch, Ph.D., BCS Consulting; Kerrie Brady, M.S., M.B.A., Arcion Therapeutics; Bill Schmidt, Ph.D., northstar Consulting LLC; and James Campbell, M.D., Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Arcion Therapeutics. About the Trial The double-blind, p...

New Phase 3 Study Published in The Lancet Evaluates Efficacy and Safety of Prezista/Ritonavir vs. Kaletra as Part of HIV Combination Therapy in Treatment-Experienced Adults With HIV

...that adds to the body of knowledge on PREZISTA in a much broader group of treatment-experienced patients," said Daniel Berger, MD, medical director of northstar Healthcare and clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Illinois, Chicago. The 48-week primary analysis from the TITAN study pr...
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Stephen H. Friend, MD, PhD to Keynote at Defined Health's 9th Annual Therapeutic Insight Conference

...ky, MD, EVP & Chief Medical Officer, ImClone Edward C. Saltzman, President, Defined Health William K. Schmidt, PhD, President, northstar Consulting, LLC Paul J. Sekhri , Head, Biotech Ops Group, TPG Biotech/TPG Growth, LLC David Shen, PhD , Executive Director, Biol...

Growing Venture Capital in Wisconsin

... it are broken down and detailed in a new report, northstar Guide to Growth and Venture Capital published by northstar Economics, Inc. The report is subtitled, A sourceb...eport says. A Snapshot of the Report The northstar Guide to Growth and Venture Capital , Wisconsin ed...

Why Wisconsin Lags Behind the U.S. and Minnesota

...he Wisconsin Technology Network has received from northstar Economics an advance copy of its 60-page report, ...excerpt has been published with the permission of northstar Economics . Dr. David J. Ward, PhD is President of northstar Economics and co-author of the report. He complete...

Angel Investing in Wisconsin

...Network has received an exclusive advance copy of northstar Economics 60-page report titled, the northstar Guide to Growth and Venture Capital in Wisconsin .... excerpt has been published with the permission of northstar Economics. Dr. David J. Ward, PhD is President of...

Community Development Venture Capital

... northstar Guide to VC in Wisconsin Editors Note: The ...Network has received an exclusive advance copy of northstar Economics 60-page report titled, the northstar Guide to Growth and Venture Capital in Wisconsin. ...

Seed-Stage Venture Financing

...The Wisconsin Technology Network has received from northstar Economics an advance copy of its 60-page report, w...excerpt has been published with the permission of northstar Economics . Dr. David J. Ward, PhD is President of northstar Economics and co-author of the report. He complete...

The (Tech) Economic Year in Review: Signs of Progress Amid Continuing Challenges

...facturing recession. The chasm between ideas and the creation of globally competitive companies, while closing, is still wide. A year-end survey by northstar Economics of Madison and the Wisconsin Technology Council, combined with an inventory of top stories by the Wisconsin Technology Network , paints the...

MoneyTree Survey reports no venture investment activity in Wisconin in Q2

...n bunches, said Dennis Winters, vice president and director of research at northstar Economics in Madison. John Neis, co-founder and senior partner at Madis...act ready for review when the legislature reconvenes in winter. Winters, of northstar Economics, believes this time gap may influence potential investors to wait...

Winning and losing in the brain gain game

...four-year college degrees. That compares to the national average of 27.2 percent and Wisconsins mark of 24.1 percent, according to figures compiled by northstar Economics for the Wisconsin Technology Council. Fifteen years ago, the percentage of college graduates in Minnesota was fairly comparable. With th...

Economic report raises red flags on Wisconsin's future

...ng road ahead Even with all these theories and suggestions, it may still not be easy for Wisconsin to get back on its feet. David Ward, president of northstar Economics, said recharging the industry in the state will be a massive project, requiring almost two decades of effort, cooperation, and investment s...
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