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Frost & Sullivan Recognizes GE Healthcare for Strategic Leadership in Acquiring Dynamic Imaging to Grow Its Imaging Informatics Business

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the medical imaging market, Frost & Sullivan presents GE Healthcare with the 2009 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for "Growth Strategy Leadership of the Year." The honor serves as recognition of the growt...

Doctors Go Viral: vSling Video Testimonial Tool Offers Doctors Access to New Channels for Acquiring Patients

LEHI, Utah, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Smile Reminder, the nation's leading comprehensive patient communication service, unveiled the latest in industry technology today at Javits Center in New York City. vSling -- a digital tool for capturing and distributing video testimonials can be used to easily ...

Meredith Expands Integrated Marketing Capabilities by Acquiring Top Healthcare Marketing Communications Firm

Company also provides business update, including fourth-quarter fiscal 2008 charge DES MOINES, Iowa, June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP ), one of America's leading media and marketing companies, announced today it has acquired Big Co...

Gene Variant Responsible for Acquiring Intellect and Memory in Humans Identified

Chinese scientists have identified a unique gene variant linked with learning and memory, which may help understand how humans acquired intellect and language skills much faster than their closest relatives, monkeys. Researcher Bing Su and his colleagues at the Kunming Institute of Zoology...

Ranbaxy Expands By Acquiring A Generic Company In Belgium

Indian pharmaceutical company Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd., announced on Thursday about its overseas expansion of acquiring a generics company, Ethimed NV of Belgium. // This is the fourth acquisition announced by the company in a week. The earlier ones included the takeover of Romania's Terapia f...

Warner Chilcott Reports Operating Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2009 and Updates 2009 Full Year Guidance

...hom we do business to obtain necessary regulatory approvals; our ability to manage the growth of our business by successfully identifying, developing, acquiring or licensing new products at favorable prices and marketing such new products; our ability to obtain regulatory approval and customer acceptance of ne...

The Ensign Group Reports Second Quarter 2009 Earnings of $0.39 per Share; Reaffirms 2009 EPS Guidance

...year. Excluding FAS 141R acquisition expenses and amortization of patient bases, adjusted net income was $8.3 million or $0.40 per diluted share. When acquiring existing operations, the acquired patient base is amortized over a period of six to eight months, resulting in a non-cash charge to earnings. During t...

London's Barts Hospital Selects Varian Equipment to Offer Advanced Radiotherapy to More Cancer Patients

...ing cancer centers have ordered four new radiotherapy treatment machines from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ). Barts and The London NHS Trust is acquiring the new Clinac(R) linear accelerators as part of a high-profile 1 billion pounds Sterling PFI (private finance initiative) scheme and treatments are d...

AMERIGROUP Foundation Honors Warehouse of Hope Founder Craig Parson as a 'Healthy Hero'

...lling me and saying they don't have a can of food, a box of food or anything in their homes," Parson said earlier this year. "Our biggest challenge is acquiring enough supply to meet the tremendous demand for assistance." Filling 7,000 grocery bags with food each month, in addition to providing 350 fami...

Warner Chilcott Announces Receipt of Paragraph IV Certification Notices

...hom we do business to obtain necessary regulatory approvals; our ability to manage the growth of our business by successfully identifying, developing, acquiring or licensing new products at favorable prices and marketing such new products; our ability to obtain regulatory approval and customer acceptance of ne...
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Sosei and Vectura Announce Start of Phase III Clinical Study With NVA237

...n identifying new uses for established drugs and exploiting its unique position within Japanese, European and North American pharmaceutical markets by acquiring compounds from, and bringing compounds into, Japan. For further information about Sosei, please visit http://www.sosei.com About Vectu...

VivoMetrics(R) Introduces Next Generation LifeShirt Prototype, a Smart Garment That Delivers Real-time Vital Signs Remotely to Healthcare Providers

...e RPM space will be highly dependent on both patient and provider compliance. It's exciting for us to be able to draw upon over 10 years of experience acquiring quality data in a vast array of ambulatory environments. We're creating solutions that address the enormous cost of caring for a population that is gr...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Receives Notices of Allowance for Two NeuroTrans(TM) Patent Applications

...at Raptor may not be able to raise sufficient funds for development or working capital; that Raptor may be unsuccessful in developing any products or acquiring products; that Raptor's technology may not be validated as it progresses further and its methods may not be accepted by the scientific community; that...

Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Completion of Enrollment of ITCA 650 Phase 1b Study for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

...riod of 4 weeks. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050301/SFTU126LOGO ) Intarcia began the development of ITCA 650 in 2007 after acquiring an exclusive worldwide license to the DUROS delivery technology. The DUROS delivery technology consists of the DUROS device, a matchstick-size miniatu...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Appoints Dr. Patrice P. Rioux as Chief Medical Officer

...icantly change or prevent the Company's forward looking statements from fruition include that Raptor may be unsuccessful in developing any products or acquiring products; that Raptor's technology may not be validated as it progresses further and its methods may not be accepted by the scientific community; that...

Indevus Pharmaceuticals Announces PRO 2000 Found to Show Promise in Large HIV Prevention Study

...that participating women who received PRO 2000, the Company's candidate vaginal microbicide for HIV prevention, had an approximately 30% lower risk of acquiring HIV infection than women who received a placebo or no vaginal product. All women participating in the study were offered free condoms and safer-sex c...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in Phase 2a Clinical Trial in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

...icantly change or prevent the Company's forward looking statements from fruition include that Raptor may be unsuccessful in developing any products or acquiring products; that Raptor's technology may not be validated as it progresses further and its methods may not be accepted by the scientific community; that...

Warner Chilcott Files Lawsuits for Infringement of DORYX(R) Patent

...hom we do business to obtain necessary regulatory approvals; our ability to manage the growth of our business by successfully identifying, developing, acquiring or licensing new products at favorable prices and marketing such new products; our ability to obtain regulatory approval and customer acceptance of ne...

Sosei and NeuroSolutions Present Further Data on NSL-043/SD118 at the Society for Neuroscience 38th Annual Meeting

...n identifying new uses for established drugs and exploiting its unique position within Japanese, European and North American pharmaceutical markets by acquiring compounds from, and bringing compounds into, Japan. For further information about Sosei, please visit http://www.sosei.com Except fo...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. Announces Positive Phase IIa Clinical Study Results for Convivia(TM) Program

...ich may significantly change or prevent our forward looking statements from fruition include that we may be unsuccessful in developing any products or acquiring products; that our technology may not be validated as we progress further and our methods may not be accepted by the scientific community; that we are...
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IQmark Workstation

Description:...is. If the doctor has a network in place, the Workstation will give him the capability to review tests in the comfort of his office while the staff is acquiring data in examination rooms. If they only want to test and have someone else over-read and analyze the results, they can email the tests to a col...
Company:Midmark Diagnostics Group

Beehive Millennium - Long-term Epilepsy Monitoring

Description:...d review capabilities that are specialized for epilepsy monitoring applications. Beehive Millennium features ultra-compact, modular CTE amplifiers for acquiring 32 to 128 channels, and includes SzAC for proven on-line event recognition. Intuitive editing tools streamline the process of identifying video/EEG ev...
Company:Grass Technologies

Webster Ref-Star with QwikPatch

Description:...n the patient's back. Together, the NAVI-STAR catheter and REF-STAR with QwikPatch provide the essential tools required by the electrophysiologist for acquiring the data needed for evaluation of the electro-anatomical activity of the heart....
Company:Biosense Webster, a Johnson & Johnson Company

Webster Navi-Star Navigation Catheter

Description:...n the patient's back. Together, the NAVI-STAR catheter and REF-STAR with QwikPatch provide the essential tools required by the electrophysiologist for acquiring the data needed for evaluation of the electro-anatomical activity of the heart....
Company:Biosense Webster, a Johnson & Johnson Company

Vivid i Cardiovascular Ultrasound System

Features:...nd Doppler imaging. Multiple focal zones help optimize image quality. Extremely high frame rates, enhanced color flow and color angio assist in acquiring extremely low- velocity flows. 5 levels of Coded Octave Harmonics help you obtain quality images from difficult-to-image patients. LVO contras...
Company:GE Healthcare

Vivid i Cardiovascular Portable Ultrasound System

Features:...nd Doppler imaging. Multiple focal zones help optimize image quality. Extremely high frame rates, enhanced color flow and color angio assist in acquiring extremely low- velocity flows. 5 levels of Coded Octave Harmonics help you obtain quality images from difficult-to-image patients. LVO contras...
Company:GE Healthcare, CV Ultrasound

Neurofax EEG-9100

Features:... Customizable 64 trace display EEG Scope - review previous EEG while monitoring and acquiring new EEG Optional software: FOCUS analysis software, Spike Detector software for on and off line spike detection, Polysmith sleep analysis software...
Company:Nihon Kohden
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Toxoplasmosis

... Toxoplasmosis is an infection caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii. How do you get infected with toxoplasmosis ? ... Who is at risk of acquiring toxoplasmosis ? ... Toxoplasmosis is an infection caused by a singlecelled parasite, Toxoplasma gondii. ... However, most people who become i...

Tick bites

... Article about Tick -Borne Diseases : An Overview ... who skin wild rabbits, more than half of all cases result from tick bites . ... ... acquiring Lyme disease from an observed tick bite is only 1.2 to 1.4 percent, ... one-third of people recall the tick bite that gave them Lyme disease...
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Cancer-causing protein can also help fight the tumors it causes

...t Rechavi warns that not all the news may be good. "It could be that a bad protein is able to transfer from cancer cells to immune cells as well, upon acquiring such protein the immune system will be less active," says Rechavi. "It's also possible that a tumor could transfer the Ras protein into cells that nor...

The first hyperspectral scanner in Spain

... of images with wavelengths that are not visible. This scanner, known as SisuCHEMA, is a work station that integrates all the elements required for acquiring an image of a sample in a spectral range of 900 to 2500nm, known as SWIR (short-wavelength infrared). This station will complement the hyperspectra...

URI receives $18 million grant to strengthen biomedical research capacity in Rhode Island

...participate in the program." The grant will be administered through URI's Center for Molecular Toxicology. In addition to providing funds for acquiring state-of-the-art equipment and bioinformatics resources for research in these disciplines, the grant will also fund the recruitment and training of un...

A genome may reduce your carbon footprint

...mprovement of switchgrass, a perennial grass well suited to biomass production. Results were published in the current issue of The Plant Genome . acquiring the genetic component of natural variation is or will soon become cheap enough that it will soon be able to be incorporated through marker-assisted se...

Darwin in a test tube

.... One became super efficient at gobbling up its food, doing so at a rate that was about a hundred times faster than the other. The other was slower at acquiring food, but produced about three times more progeny per generation. These are both examples of classic evolutionary strategies for survival, says Joyce....

First neuroimaging study examining motor execution in children with autism reveals new insights

...des important information about how the brain of a child with autism learns differently, and how autism affects the basic neural systems important for acquiring all skills, from tapping your toes in rhythm to recognizing emotions in the facial expressions of others." ...

Environmental cleaning intervention reduces transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms in ICUs

...ity of California at Irvine. "Although the risk of acquiring MRSA and VRE is already low, this study suggests t... VRE had as much as a 40 percent increased risk of acquiring either pathogen, suggesting environmental contamin...he prior room occupant could impact their risk for acquiring MRSA or another antibiotic-resistant infection." ...

Children who are dissatisfied with their appearance often have problems with their peer group

...e girls were consistently more dissatisfied with their appearance than the boys. The early teens can therefore be regarded as a high risk period for acquiring a negative body image. The children who weighed the most at 10 years old were particularly dissatisfied with their appearance. Furthermore, overweight...

Genetic abnormality may increase risk of blood disorders

...quence abnormality that enhances the likelihood of acquiring a mutation in a gene linked to certain blood disea...inherited this JAK2 alteration were predisposed to acquiring another JAK2 mutation on the same DNA strand. Acco...ed sequence partly explains the predisposition for acquiring mutations in certain disease-specific genes and ma...

Reforming defense department acquisition policy: UM expert

...DOD and Congress): 1) What goods and services to buy (the "requirements" process); 2) How to buy them ('acquisition reform'); 3) Who does the acquiring (the acquisition workforce) ; 4) From whom is it acquired (the industrial base). I wish I could tell you that there was a 'silver bullet' to addre...
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Metavante acquiring LINK2Gov

MILWAUKEE -- Metavante Corp., the financial technology subsidiary of Marshall & Ilsley Corp., will acquire LINK2GOV Corp . of Nashville, Tenn., The company will continue to operate under the name of LINK2GOV, and will become a subsidiary of Metavante , with existing management continuing in the...

OMT announces a breakthrough in the development of a novel human antibody platform

...arly-stage embryos. With antibody sales expected to reach $50 billion within five years, many companies have entered the biologics market through acquiring antibody technologies or licensing/fee for service arrangements. Currently, the mouse is the only genetically engineered animal commercially available...

NeoStem Featured in Business Week; 'Promising' Adult Stem Cell Market Discussed in Fortune-CNNMoney.com Article

...d could remove any ethical dilemmas surrounding embryonic stem cell research or treatment. The Company anticipates accelerating its revenue growth by acquiring new stem cell therapeutic technologies and expanding its IP portfolio. "We believe clinical application of NeoStem's proprietary technologies, incl...

Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Retains HC International, Inc. to Implement Investor Relations Program

... acquisitions, withdrawal of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts and legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside China. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and ...

New Test from Quest Diagnostics Helps Physicians Choose HIV Antiretroviral Therapy in Patients with History of Drug Resistance

...gnificantly by assay type. Quest Diagnostics had offered a prior version of the SensiTrop test through a license with Pathway Diagnostics before acquiring the company during the fourth quarter 2008. The company's new HIV-1 Coreceptor test employs a novel molecular-based technology developed by Quest Diag...

Yongye Biotechnology International Receives License to Manufacture Products

...g. The Company can now begin transferring the manufacturing of its plant and animal nutrient products from Inner Mongolia Yongye to Yongye Nongfeng by acquiring Inner Mongolia Yongye's land and remaining assets related to the manufacture of plant and animal nutrient products. The restructuring process is expec...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Doses First Patient in Phase 2b Clinical Trial of DR Cysteamine for Cystinosis

...clude: that Raptor may be unsuccessful at raising funds to continue its development programs; Raptor may be unsuccessful in developing any products or acquiring products; that Raptor's technology may not be validated as it progresses further and its methods may not be accepted by the scientific community; that...

Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Continued Revenues and Earnings Growth in First Quarter of 2009

... acquisitions, withdrawal of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts and legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside China. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and ...

The Chiesi Group Lands in the United States

...stone Therapeutics Inc.(NASDAQ CM: CRTX) calls for acquiring control over the Cary (North Carolina) company and.... back to Chiesi, together with the opportunity of acquiring control over Cornerstone, will allow us in the com... to evaluate and consolidate the opportunities for acquiring high-quality respiratory products under license. F...

Evoke Pharma, Inc. Initiates Phase 2b Metoclopramide Intranasal Trial (MINT) in Patients With Diabetic Gastroparesis

...ke Pharma, Inc. Evoke Pharma, Inc. is a privately held, specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in San Diego, CA focused on acquiring and developing products to treat GI disorders and diseases. Evoke's lead product, EVK-001, is currently in Phase 2b for the treatment of the symptoms ...
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Full-Configuration Camera Link NI PCIe-1429 from National Instruments Corporation

Description:...to perform demanding imaging applications such as synchronized data and image acquisition, fault analysis, and advanced motion tracking. In the past, acquiring images at high data rates required devices with banks of expensive onboard memory that could acquire images only for short periods of time, or special...
Company:National Instruments Corporation
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Hepatitis B

...with antibodies to the hepatitis B virus (Hepatitis B immune globulin or HBIG). When given with the vaccine within twelve hours of birth, the risk of acquiring Hepatitis B is reduced 95%. This treatment also allows a mother to safely breastfeed her child. An individual exposed to the virus that has never b...

Lynn Margulis

...923383 Margulis, Lynn, 1998, Symbiotic Planet : A New Look at Evolution , Basic Books, ISBN 0465072712 Margulis, Lynn and Dorion Sagan, 2002, acquiring Genomes: A Theory of the Origins of Species , Perseus Books Group, ISBN 0465043917 Margulis, Lynn, et. al., 2002, The Ice Chronicles: The Quest t...

Plant

...mon origin. In contrast, most other algae have chloroplasts with three or four membranes. They are not in general close relatives of the green plants, acquiring chloroplasts separately from ingested or symbiotic green and red algae. Unlike embryophytes and algae, fungi are not photosynthetic, but are sapr...

Plant

...mon origin. In contrast, most other algae have chloroplasts with three or four membranes. They are not in general close relatives of the green plants, acquiring chloroplasts separately from ingested or symbiotic green and red algae. Unlike embryophytes and algae, fungi are not photosynthetic, but are sapr...

Symbiogenesis

...ia captured by a protozoan . Today both chloroplasts and mitochondria are believed to have such an origin; see endosymbiotic hypothesis . In acquiring Genomes: A Theory of the Origins of Species , Lynn Margulis argued that symbiogenesis was the primary force in evolution . According to her theory...
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Scientific method

...entific method refers to bodies of techniques for investigating phenomena, acquiring new knowledge, or correcting and integrating previous knowledge. To be term...entific method refers to a body of techniques for investigating phenomena, acquiring new knowledge, or correcting and integrating previous knowledge. To be term...
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