Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Settles License Dispute With Alfa Wassermann
NEW YORK, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall / -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: KERX ) announced today that the Company and Alfa Wassermann S.p.A. have settled a dispute over issues arising from the terminated license agreement for Sulonex (sulodexide). Under the terms of the settl...
CoolTouch Inc. Settles Diomed Lawsuit, Files Re-examination Request for Cynosure '873 Patent
ROSEVILLE, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 7, 2009, the Boston District Court dismissed the "Diomed" lawsuit between Endolaser Associates, LLC and CoolTouch Inc. after CoolTouch signed a settlement agreement with Dr. Luis Navarro. This patent infringement suit was originally filed in ...
IHHI Settles Litigation With OC-PIN
SANTA ANA, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Integrated Healthcare Holdings, Inc. announced today that it has agreed to settle a number of pending lawsuits with Orange County Physicians Investment Network, LLC, which is owned primarily by local physicians and is one of IHHI's largest share...
Emageon Settles Shareholder Class Action Lawsuit
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Emageon Inc. (Nasdaq: EMAG ), a leading provider of technology solutions for hospitals and healthcare networks, today announced that it and the other named defendants in the putative class action lawsuit that was filed on March 13, 2009 in con...
Dey L.P. Settles State of Mississippi Pricing Litigation
NAPA, Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Dey, L.P. today announced that it has settled a lawsuit brought against it and other companies by the State of Mississippi in October 2005 pertaining to Medicaid reimbursements paid by the state to pharmacists and other healthcare providers. In exchange for a f...
Perrigo Settles Desloratadine Patent Litigation
ALLEGAN, Mich., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Perrigo Company
(Nasdaq: PRGO ; TASE) announced today that all Hatch-Waxman litigation relating
to Desloratadine tablets (5 mg) has been settled with Perrigo taking a license
under all relevant patents. Perrigo had been sued for patent infrin...
AstraZeneca Settles US Pulmicort Respules Patent Litigation with Teva
WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca today
announced it has entered into a settlement agreement in its Pulmicort Respules
patent infringement litigation against Ivax Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a wholly
owned subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceuticals USA.
The agreement sett...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: McKesson Settles RICO Lawsuit for $350 Million
SEATTLE, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys representing consumers and
third-party payers today announced a proposed landmark $350 million settlement
with healthcare services giant McKesson (NYSE: MCK ) to settle allegations the
company fraudulently inflated the price of more than 400 prescriptio...
Amerigroup Settles Federal and State Medicaid Fraud Claims for $225 Million
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amerigroup Corporation
has agreed to pay $225 million to resolve claims that it defrauded the
Illinois Medicaid program, the Justice Department and the Attorney General
of Illinois announced today. Amerigroup, which is headquartered in Virginia
Bush Administration Settles Nationwide Class Action in Medicare Prescription Drug Case
Federal Agency Agrees to Additional Protections for Poor Beneficiaries
SAN FRANCISCO, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Pursuant to a settlement
agreement filed in federal court today in the Medicare Part D class action
lawsuit Situ v. Leavitt, the Bush administration has agreed to make
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Stinger Systems, Inc. Settles With the SEC
TAMPA, Fla., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stinger Systems, Inc. (OTC
Bulletin Board: STIY), a leader in electro-stun technology today announced
that it had reached a settlement agreement with the Securities and Exchange
Stinger Systems, Inc. said it settled the matter without ...
St. Jude settles century-old debate on origin of mammalian network of lymphatic vessels
Investigators at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital settled a century-old debate on the origin of the mammalian lymphatic vasculaturethe network of vessels and capillaries critical to various essential housekeeping functions in the body. The finding holds the promise for the development of new ...
Dioxins in food chain linked to breastfeeding ills
...ns and related pollutants from contaminated waters. When humans take in dioxin most often through meat, dairy products, fish and shellfish the toxin settles
in fatty tissues; natural elimination takes place very slowly. The typical human exposure is a daily low dose, which has been linked to possible impai...
UCSB scientists document fate of huge oil slicks from seeps at coal oil point
...search proved to be an extension of the 2008 study by Valentine and Reddy: that the oil has indeed degraded, largely eaten away by microbes, before it settles
back to the ocean floor and becomes buried.
"For all of these samples, the bacteria seem to hit a common wall, where they don't eat anymore," Valen...
Dirty snow causes early runoff in Cascades, Rockies
...ings in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Geophysical Research -- Atmospheres .
Making Snowhills from Mountains
Researchers know that soot settles
on snow. And like an asphalt street compared to a concrete sidewalk, dirty snow retains more heat from the sun than bright white snow. Qian and collea...
Mosquitoes create harmonic love song before mating, study finds
...rtz [vibrations per second] for the female and 600 hertz for the male," said Hoy.
The mating duet, generated just before the couple mates on the fly, settles
at around 1,200 hertz -- roughly an octave and a half above concert A (the pitch to which instruments are tuned -- the A that has a frequency of 440 h...
Hebrew University scientists reveal mechanism that triggers differentiation of embryo cells
...to become any tissue type, whether it be muscle, skin, liver or brain.
This cell differentiation process begins at about the time that the embryo settles
into the uterus. In terms of the inner workings of the cell, this involves two main control mechanisms. On the one hand, the genes that keep the embr...
Air monitoring helps anticipate possible ecosystem changes
... AMARILLO When rain settles
the atmosphere and brings air pollutants to the ground, it can have a lasting effect on ecosystems, sometimes hundreds of miles away, according to a T...
3-D model reveals secrets of metastasis
... A cancer cell breaks away from a primary tumor and settles
in a new location, where it once again divides. Pharmaceutical companies typically use simplistic two-dimensional assays for this process, which is kn...
Scientists look to the Bahamas as a model for coral reef conservation
...ylori and Salmonella. He and his colleagues have shown that when infected with these organisms, mice initially show an inflammatory response that then settles
down and stays with them for the rest of their lives.
Although very few of these organisms remain in the mice, it is enough to cause the immune sys...
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Northwest Biotherapeutics Settles Class Action Complaint, and SEC Investigation Closed Without Action
BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NWBO; AIM: NWBS and NWBT) (the "Company" or "NWBT") announced today settlement of a putative securities class action lawsuit, In re Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc. Securities Litigation , No. C-...
Shire Successfully Settles Former TKT Shareholder Appraisal Rights Litigation
PHILADELPHIA and DUBLIN, November 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc
(LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company,
announces that it has successfully settled all pending litigation in
connection with former dissenting shareholders of Transkaryotic Therapies,
Advanced Bionics Reaches Resolution With FDA, Settles Financial Suit
VALENCIA, Calif., July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Bionics agreed to
settle an administrative complaint arising from a disagreement with the
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA asserted that Advanced
Bionics should have made a formal submission five years ago before using a
ADVENTRX Settles Dispute With Former Licensee
SAN DIEGO, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (Amex: ANX ) today announced that it settled its dispute with
Theragenex, LLC and its Chairman and President and Chief Executive Officer
for payments aggregating $600,000, which payments the Company has received
Carrington Settles Lawsuit, Sets Sights On Future
IRVING, Texas, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Carrington
Laboratories, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CARN) today announced the
settlement of a lawsuit filed in February 2007 by Glamorpuss, Inc. The
value of the settlement was not disclosed. Carrington maintains its
position and denies any wrongd...
Immucor Settles SEC Investigation
Court Approves Class Action Settlement
NORCROSS, Ga., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Immucor, Inc.
(Nasdaq: BLUD ), the global leader in providing automated instrument-reagent
systems to the blood transfusion industry, announced today that the
Securities and Exchange Comm...
Discover Testing Settles the Drinking Water Debate: Tap vs. Bottled
Website Tackles Water Safety, Environmental Concerns With Test Kits, Water Filters and Reusable Bottles
MONROVIA, Calif., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Bottled or tap? That is the
question. At least it is in the minds of consumers who fear the impact of
bottled water on the envi...
WARF settles patent dispute with IBM
Madison, Wis. - The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation has reached an out-of-court settlement with the information technology firm IBM over charges of patent infringement, it reported on Tuesday.
WARF accused IBM of infringing on patented technology by marketing and selling two types of ...
Cytochroma settles lawsuit with Genzyme
Madison, Wis. - Cytochroma, Inc. , a company managed by former employees of Bone Care International, has announced the settling of a lawsuit filed in August 2006 by Genzyme Corp ., the company that acquired Bone Care in 2005.
The lawsuit, in which Genzyme claimed that the former Bone Care em...
Cephalon Concludes All Outstanding Federal and State Government Investigations into the Company's Sales and Promotional Practices
...pany Finalizes Previously Announced Agreement with U.S. Attorney's
Office for Eastern District of Pennsylvania and U.S. Department of Justice settles
State Cases with Connecticut and Massachusetts
FRAZER, Pa., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cephalon, Inc. (Nasdaq:
CEPH) announced today it has ...
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... hop resins , concentrate and sterilize the wort. Hops add flavour, aroma and bitterness to the beer. At the end of the boil, the hopped wort settles
to clarify it in a vessel called a "whirl-pool" and the clarified wort is then cooled.
The wort is then moved into a "fermentation vessel" where y...