McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), a leading North American healthcare
services and information technology company, announced today that
McKesson has launched the voluntary public takeover offer for the
outstanding shares of Celesio (“Takeover Offer”) and tender offers for
the outstanding convertible bonds of Celesio (“Tender Offers”) through
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Biothera researchers have broadened their understanding of a biomarker
that may enable doctors to predict which cancer patients will best
respond to Imprime PGG®, the company’s immunotherapy in Phase
3 drug development for colorectal cancer. The new findings will be
presented today at the VIC Congress ... read more
Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSPT), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of proprietary products that address important therapeutic needs in the field of neuroscience, today provided an update to the key initiatives being pursued to increase stockholder value.
The Transcept Board and management team have taken, or are undertaking, the following steps:
-- In November 2013 we announced the reduction of 6 employees, or
approximately 43% ... read more
HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/04/13 -- Northstar Healthcare Inc. (TSX: NHC) ("Northstar" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered an agreement with PI Financial to act as its agent (the "Agent") to complete a brokered private placement of up to 6,250,000 units at a price of $0.80 per unit, for gross proceeds of up to $5,000,000 (the "Private Placement").
Each unit will consist of one common share and one-half of one common share purchase warrant with each ... read more
CheckESNFree.com is a website designed to help buyers and sellers of used cell phones and other mobile devices, protect themselves from theft and other fraudulent activity, by providing a free database to validate ESN, MEID, and IMEI numbers. This database covers phones from most major wireless carriers and also includes devices on the new US and Canadian IMEI Blacklist, (all lost and stolen GSM and LTE phones are added to this list). By using the website, customers will be able ... read more
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving
science, announced today that it has priced its previously announced
offering of senior notes, consisting of:
$900 million aggregate principal amount of 1.30% senior notes due ... read more
Ticket Down announces that One Direction is coming to the Gillette Stadium in Foxboro (Boston metropolitan area) on Thursday, August 7th and Friday August 8th. 1D fans in the Boston metropolitan area are thrilled that their favorite band is coming to town. This well-known secondary ticket exchange has slashed prices on all seats for the 1D 2014 "Where We Are" concert tour. Find 1D Gillette Stadium floor seating, front row seats, VIP packages, meet and greet opportunities and more ... read more
On December 4, 2013, US
Medical Innovations, LLC (USMI)
completed a distribution contract with Chesapeake
Surgical (Chesapeake) of Laurel, MD. Under the new agreement, USMI
will begin shipping product to Chesapeake Surgical for distribution
starting in 2014.
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DealerAccelerate.com continues to deliver innovative solutions for specialty, muscle and classic car dealers, now with a supercharged web-design feature. "A classic car dealer can go from a phone-call to a state-of-the-art web site in about 5-7 days," said Zach Roach, Senior Sales Executive for Dealer Accelerate. This web feature, which is fully integrated into the DealerAccelerate dealer management software, allows classic car dealers to have sleek and modern looking website that is proven to drive sales. ... read more
Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP is investigating potential violations of federal securities laws on behalf of investors of Repros Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: RPRX). Repros Therapeutics is a development stage biopharmaceutical company, engaged in the development of new drugs to treat hormonal and reproductive system disorders.
Repros Shares Fall Sharply on FDA Concerns Over the Adequacy of Androxal Studies
Shares of Repros fell $6.57, or 27%, to close at $17.12 on October 23, 2013, following the company's announcement ... read more
Ticket Down announces that One Direction is coming to the AT & T Stadium in Arlington (Dallas), Texas on August 24(th). 1D fans in the Dallas, Texas metropolitan area are thrilled that their favorite band is coming to town. This well-known secondary ticket exchange has slashed prices on all seats for the 1D 2014 "Where We Are" concert tour. Find floor seating, front row seats, VIP packages, meet and greet opportunities and more at Ticket Down.
One ... read more
According to the US Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, more than 48 million Americans are stricken with food borne illness every year.(1) Many people remember the 1982 Tylenol incident(2) which caused changes in consumer packaging, and the 2009/2010 Tylenol recalls(3) (4) due to the chemicals traced back to treated wood pallets.
The next big event in food protection occurred in 2011, with the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) legislation. Still, in 2011 there were four ... read more
MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, provided an update today on its continuing discussions with the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the regulatory classification of its micronized products. The Company received a communication from the FDA explaining the basis for the Agency's position regarding the micronized products. The Company has responded to the FDA that while it does not ... read more
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL) ("Auxilium") announced today that the United States District Court for the District of Delaware ("Court") granted Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.'s ("USL") motion for summary judgment with respect to its attempts to bring a testosterone gel product to market via its 505(b)(2) NDA using Auxilium's Testim® product as its reference listed drug.
"We are very disappointed with the Court's decision," said Adrian Adams, Chief Executive Officer and President of Auxilium. "We remain committed to protecting and ... read more
Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) and Swedish
Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) (STO: SOBI) announced the
publication of detailed results from the pivotal Phase 3 study of
ALPROLIXTM, the companies’ investigational long-lasting
recombinant factor IX Fc fusion protein candidate for ... read more
Internap Network Services Corporation (NASDAQ: INAP), a provider of high-performance cloud and hosting services, will present to investors at the UBS 41st Annual Global Media and Communications Conference on December 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Westin New York in New York City. Live and archived audio web casts of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of Internap's website at http://ir.internap.com/events.cfm.
About Internap Internap helps people build ... read more
Average rates on new credit card offers remained at 15.06 percent Wednesday, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report.
The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation.
Rates for card categories tracked by CreditCards.com are listed below:
Credit Card Averages
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Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Agila injectables businesses from Strides Arcolab Limited (BSE: 532531, NSE: STAR) for up to $1.75 billion, which includes $250 million in contingent consideration. Since the initial announcement of this acquisition, the final transaction terms have been restructured to include provisions such as a hold back, or contingent consideration, of $250 million of the potential $1.75 billion total purchase price, which will be payable in whole or ... read more
Taigle, LLC, the Irvine, Calif.-based technology company, has entered
into a strategic relationship with SAFE-BioPharma Association, which
manages the global SAFE-BioPharma® digital identity and signature
Taigle plans to utilize the relationship to expand use of its
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Black Duck Software, the trusted partner for open source software adoption, management, and governance, today announced Lou Shipley has joined the company as President, Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors, effective December 3rd. The appointment of Shipley, an experienced CEO with technology, virtualization, and cloud expertise, signals a focus on accelerating the growth of Black Duck in existing and new markets.
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121025/NE99895LOGO )
Shipley replaces current Black Duck President and CEO Tim Yeaton, who will remain ... read more