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Saturday, February 28, 2015

  • OEP Product Is Counterfeit --- WASHINGTON, March 1, 2015
    Posted at 11:16 PM
    USPlabs has notified the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the following and states that media reports saying that a company product contains Prozac are false: On Saturday, February 28, 2015, the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) issued a Public Notification on the contamination of a dietary supplement product labeled as OxyElite Pro Super Thermogenic (referred to below as "OEP") with a prescription drug active ingredient, fluoxetine. USPlabs immediately conducted an investigation and determined that the product shown in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:42 AM
    Educators from Tennessee Virtual Academy (TNVA), a nonprofit online public school program of Union County Public Schools, joined together with other virtual school leaders at a two-day virtual learning conference sponsored by Metro Nashville Virtual School in a show of support for all the state's online public schools. The event included a joint display of unity among all the state's virtual schools in support of reauthorization of the Virtual Public Schools Act, along with the signing of a policy ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    BILLERICA, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/15 -- Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, today announced that management will present at the following upcoming investor conferences: The Raymond James 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, FL on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. EST. The Cowen and Company 35th Annual Health Care Conference in Boston, MA on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. EST. To listen to ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    Gaggle, a leader in educational technology for more than 15 years, received a Bronze Award for Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year during the 9th Annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service gala banquet held yesterday at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. More than 1,900 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year's competition. The average scores of 139 professionals worldwide, acting as preliminary judges, determined the finalists. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:XLRN), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapeutic candidates that regulate cellular growth and repair, today reported new preliminary data from the DART study, an ongoing phase 2 clinical trial of dalantercept in patients with ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    To coincide with Rare Disease Day® 2015, the Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR) today launched a patient contact registry for individuals with eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGID), a group of rare diseases. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110406/MM79025LOGO The registry is located at: www.rdcrn.org/CEGIR. Its purpose is to create a single, international database with information submitted by patients with EGID and their families. Establishing such a database will enable CEGIR investigators to identify and recruit patients with EGID for new research studies directed towards improving treatments ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Whistleblowers Against Fraud (WAF) is an organization dedicated to supporting individuals who have information about major fraud perpetrated against the U.S. government or its citizens. WAF discusses how the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) has been so successful in protecting whistleblowers from retaliation and encouraging fraud reports. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150223/177013 The Senate unanimously passed the WPEA, and President Barack Obama signed the bill into law without debate. The WPEA protects SEC whistleblower actions, and the provisions expand protections for all ... read more

Friday, February 27, 2015

  • Posted at 11:38 PM
    The Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices (ACIP) held a hearing earlier this week on vaccines for the strain of meningitis that is rapidly taking the lead causing meningococcal meningitis in the US. The ACIP took a small first step with a permissive recommendation for two new vaccines that prevent Meningococcal serogroup B. Frankie Milley, Angel's founder and national executive director, in her testimony, stated her only child, Ryan died from meningococcal C at age 18. He ... read more
  • Posted at 6:39 PM
    Veeva Systems Inc. (NYSE:VEEV), a leading provider of industry cloud solutions for life sciences, today announced participation in the following investor conferences: Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit, San Francisco, CA. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:12 PM
    WPP's Team Detroit, a leading global advertising and design agency, invites Austinites and SXSW goers alike to see what's brewing at the inaugural Austin SOUP, an innovative crowd funding pitch competition, at 4 p.m., Sat., Mar. 14 at Trinity Hall, located at 311 East 5(th) Street, Austin. Hosted in partnership with the nationally recognized Detroit SOUP, Austin SOUP gives participants a chance to win more than $1000 in funding for a project or idea that seeks to improve an ... read more
  • Posted at 5:54 PM
    Calypto® Design Systems, Inc., the leader in low-power RTL design and C-Based design and verification, announced it is demonstrating its Catapult®, PowerPro®, and SLEC® products at DVCon 2015, a three-day exhibit at the Double Tree Hotel in San Jose, CA. In addition, Calypto key executives will ... read more
  • Posted at 5:53 PM
    The proposed Privacy Bill of Rights Act released by the White House today fails to adequately protect consumer privacy and allows industry to dominate making the rules that would govern corporate behavior, Consumer Watchdog said. "The bill envisions a process where industry will dominate in developing codes of conduct," said John M. Simpson, Consumer Watchdog's Privacy Project director. "The bill is full of loopholes and gives consumers no meaningful control of their data." Three years ago President Obama unveiled his Consumer ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 PM
    PLDA, the industry leader in PCI Express® IP solutions has added Analog Bits, the semiconductor industry’s leading provider of mixed-signal IP, to its ecosystem of PHY partners. Together, the partners have developed a silicon-proven PCIe Gen 3 solution for a leading 28nm low-power process ... read more
  • HITECH Notice to Media --- INDIANAPOLIS
    Posted at 5:00 PM
    On January 29, 2015, Anthem, Inc. (Anthem) discovered that cyber attackers executed a sophisticated attack to gain unauthorized access to Anthem’s IT system and obtained personal information relating to consumers who were or are currently covered by Anthem or other independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield ... read more
  • Posted at 4:51 PM
    CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwired - February 27, 2015) - Technology market research firm Infonetics Research, now part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), today reported that Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS) channel shipments rose to record levels in 2014 -- up 114 percent to 4.8 million worldwide -- as cable operators continue to improve their networks to offer services to customers at ever-higher speeds.Infonetics' fourth quarter 2014 (4Q14) and year-end CCAP, CMTS, and Edge ... read more
  • Posted at 4:47 PM
    Subsequent to the Iranian Resistance's revelations about the Lavizan-3 site, which the religious fascism ruling Iran had hidden for years, panic and fear have set in among the leaders of the regime, who are extremely worried about the implications of the disclosure of the new nuclear site. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150227/178533 Instead of inviting International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) inspectors to visit the location, the regime sidestepped simple questions about Lavizan-3 - the nature of the site and the activities there - and unleashed a ... read more
  • Posted at 4:19 PM
    Press Kit Materials are Available at: http://www.tradeshownews.com/events/Mobile-World-Congress-2015/kochava/ Company:   ... read more
  • Posted at 4:14 PM
    League of Angels is coming soon to iOS and Android devices! League of Angels - Fire Raiders, the sequel to the immensely popular web-based MMORPG, is a strategic MMO card game that sets out to change the way mobile games are played. With a wide selection of Heroes and Angels to choose from, multiple ways to deploy your forces in battle, and full control over the customization of Heroes and Angels, League of Angels - Fire Raiders promises a groundbreaking ... read more
  • Posted at 3:37 PM
    Chickasaw Nation Industries, Inc. (CNI) announced today that it has been successful in attaining ISO/IEC 20000-1 standard certification for IT Service Management. The customer-focused global standard recognizes best practices for IT service management, and promotes an integrated process approach to ensure customer requirements for managed services ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 PM
    The role of the Medical Science Liaison has evolved over the past decade but one thing hasn't changed: face-to-face meetings are seen as the best way for MSLs to build relationships with Key Opinion Leaders. Yet at the same time face-to-face meetings are recognized as the most valuable type of interaction, field medical teams within the pharmaceutical sector are facing external limits on their KOL interactions. This is just one of the challenges addressed in "Medical Science Liaison Services Excellence: Generating ... read more