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Monday, June 18, 2012

  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:GILD) announced today that its Marketing Authorisation Application (MAA) for elvitegravir, an integrase inhibitor for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in treatment-experienced patients, has been validated by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). Gilead submitted the MAA on May 22, 2012. Review of the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global satellite data communications company focused on two-way Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications, announces the award of a multi-year framework contract with the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) through ORBCOMM’s partner, LuxSpace Sarl (LuxSpace), an affiliate of OHB System AG. ORBCOMM and LuxSpace ... read more
  • Posted at 1:25 PM
    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS) today announced the commencement of a secondary public offering of 8,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock, par value $0.01 per share, by Conscientia Investment Limited, the selling stockholder. The selling stockholder also expects to grant the underwriter a 30-day option ... read more
  • Posted at 1:24 PM
    Stream TV Networks, Inc.(TM), an innovative technology firm developing glasses-free 3D devices, will hold a press conference at CEA Line Shows 2012 in New York to provide new information about the company's pending 3D-without-glasses technology, Ultra-D(TM). The press conference will focus on the company's launch of its initial products, the 42" Ultra-D TV and the bundled SeeCube Conversion Box that converts 2D and conventional 3D into 3D without glasses in real time without viewing angles. Since its introduction at CES ... read more
  • Posted at 1:21 PM
    Van Andel Institute officials announce a commencement ceremony to honor the first graduates of the Van Andel Institute Graduate School (VAIGS), a program established in 2007 with the goal of training Ph.D. scientists through a curriculum that closely represents the way scientists conduct research. The VAIGS program is grounded in the academic disciplines of biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and genetics, while students receive training in the context of problem-based learning instead of lecture-based courses. At VAIGS, students learn to think ... read more
  • Posted at 1:21 PM
    Affymetrix Inc., (NASDAQ:AFFX) today announced that it intends to offer, subject to market and other considerations, $105 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured Convertible Senior Notes due 2019. The offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 previously filed with ... read more
  • Posted at 1:20 PM
    PETALUMA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/18/12 -- Cyan today announced that Frank Wiener, vice president of marketing at Cyan, will host, "USF/CAF Reforms: Status, Implications & Opportunities," the first installment in a webinar series, on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. Cyan's webinar will interactively address the status of Universal Services Fund (USF) and the new Connect America Fund (CAF), as well as their policies and implications for telecommunications service providers. The webinar, featuring Russell P. Hanser and L. Charles ... read more
  • LDK Solar Announces Date for Reporting First Quarter 2012 Results --- XINYU CITY, China and SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 18, 2012
    Posted at 1:15 PM
    LDK Solar Co., Ltd. ("LDK Solar") (NYSE: LDK), a leading vertically integrated manufacturer of photovoltaic products, today announced that it will report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 before the market opens on Tuesday, June 26, 2012. The company will host a corresponding conference call and live webcast at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) the same day. First Quarter Conference Call Details To listen to the live conference call, please dial 877-941-1427 (within U.S.) or 480-629-9664 (outside ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    MILPITAS, Calif., June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ: KLAC), the world's leading supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related industries, today announced that it will host its annual SEMICON West analyst briefing at the W Hotel on Tuesday, July 10, 2012, with a live webcast beginning at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time. The agenda includes: -- 10:00-10:30 a.m.: Registration -- 10:30-11:30 a.m.: Presentation by President ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) (TSX: IMX) today announced that Joseph Sparacio, Chief Financial Officer of IMAX Corporation, will speak at the Stifel Nicolaus 2012 Internet and Media Conference on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 8:35 am EDT. The conference is being held at The New York Palace Hotel in New York, NY. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111107/MM01969LOGO ) This presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting the 'Investor Relations' section of the Company's website, www.imax.com. The presentations will be ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) today confirmed that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has affirmed the United States District Court for the District of Delaware's March 31, 2012 decision that the asserted claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,410,978; 7,759,359; 7,781,448; 7,781,449 and 7,763,635 relating to Sanctura XR® (trospium chloride extended-release capsules) are invalid. Watson's Abbreviated New Drug Application for a generic version of Sanctura XR® is pending with the Food and Drug Administration. Sanctura XR® ... read more
  • Posted at 1:13 PM
    NASA has selected an ocean wind study proposal led by the University of Michigan from among 19 submitted to the agency's Announcement of Opportunity for small spaceflight investigations of the Earth system. The proposed mission will make accurate measurements of ocean surface winds throughout the life cycle of tropical storms and hurricanes, which could help lead to better weather forecasting. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The competitively-selected proposal, the Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS), is led by Principal Investigator Dr. Chris Ruf of the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:10 PM
    NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing innovative therapeutics for rare gastrointestinal and endocrine disorders, today reported that three abstracts related to the Phase 3 REPLACE study of Natpara™ in hypoparathyroidism will be presented at ENDO 2012, the annual meeting of The Endocrine ... read more
  • Posted at 1:09 PM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/18/12 -- ATMI (NASDAQ: ATMI), Brooks Automation (NASDAQ: BRKS), Cohu (NASDAQ: COHU), Entegris (NASDAQ: ENTG), ESI (NASDAQ: ESIO), FEI Company (NASDAQ: FEIC), FormFactor (NASDAQ: FORM), FSI (NASDAQ: FSII), inTEST (NASDAQ: INTT), Intevac (NASDAQ: IVAC), LTX-Credence Corporation (NASDAQ: LTXC), Mattson Technology (NASDAQ: MTSN), MKS Instruments (NASDAQ: MKSI), Nanometrics (NASDAQ: NANO), Nova Measuring Instruments (NASDAQ: NVMI), Rudolph Technologies (NASDAQ: RTEC), Ultra Clean Technology (NASDAQ: UCTT) and Ultratech (NASDAQ: UTEK) today jointly announce the fourth ... read more
  • Posted at 1:08 PM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/18/12 -- ATMI (NASDAQ: ATMI), Brooks Automation (NASDAQ: BRKS), Cohu (NASDAQ: COHU), Entegris (NASDAQ: ENTG), ESI (NASDAQ: ESIO), FEI Company (NASDAQ: FEIC), FormFactor (NASDAQ: FORM), FSI (NASDAQ: FSII), inTEST (NASDAQ: INTT), Intevac (NASDAQ: IVAC), LTX-Credence Corporation (NASDAQ: LTXC), Mattson Technology (NASDAQ: MTSN), MKS Instruments (NASDAQ: MKSI), Nanometrics (NASDAQ: NANO), Nova Measuring Instruments (NASDAQ: NVMI), Rudolph Technologies (NASDAQ: RTEC), Ultra Clean Technology (NASDAQ: UCTT) and Ultratech (NASDAQ: UTEK) today jointly announce the fourth ... read more
  • Posted at 1:07 PM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/18/12 -- ATMI (NASDAQ: ATMI), Brooks Automation (NASDAQ: BRKS), Cohu (NASDAQ: COHU), Entegris (NASDAQ: ENTG), ESI (NASDAQ: ESIO), FEI Company (NASDAQ: FEIC), FormFactor (NASDAQ: FORM), FSI (NASDAQ: FSII), inTEST (NASDAQ: INTT), Intevac (NASDAQ: IVAC), LTX-Credence Corporation (NASDAQ: LTXC), Mattson Technology (NASDAQ: MTSN), MKS Instruments (NASDAQ: MKSI), Nanometrics (NASDAQ: NANO), Nova Measuring Instruments (NASDAQ: NVMI), Rudolph Technologies (NASDAQ: RTEC), Ultra Clean Technology (NASDAQ: UCTT) and Ultratech (NASDAQ: UTEK) today jointly announce the fourth ... read more
  • Posted at 1:06 PM
    Borrow Baby Couture launched its online shop today bringing couture fashion to little girls everywhere for their special occasions. Borrow Baby Couture is the first venture of its kind allowing parents, family and friends to “borrow” couture clothing for little girls. It ... read more
  • Posted at 1:06 PM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/18/12 -- ATMI (NASDAQ: ATMI), Brooks Automation (NASDAQ: BRKS), Cohu (NASDAQ: COHU), Entegris (NASDAQ: ENTG), ESI (NASDAQ: ESIO), FEI Company (NASDAQ: FEIC), FormFactor (NASDAQ: FORM), FSI (NASDAQ: FSII), inTEST (NASDAQ: INTT), Intevac (NASDAQ: IVAC), LTX-Credence Corporation (NASDAQ: LTXC), Mattson Technology (NASDAQ: MTSN), MKS Instruments (NASDAQ: MKSI), Nanometrics (NASDAQ: NANO), Nova Measuring Instruments (NASDAQ: NVMI), Rudolph Technologies (NASDAQ: RTEC), Ultra Clean Technology (NASDAQ: UCTT) and Ultratech (NASDAQ: UTEK) today jointly announce the fourth ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Codexis, Inc. (Nasdaq:CDXS) today announced it has been awarded the annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the development of an efficient biocatalytic process to manufacture simvastatin, a leading drug for treating high cholesterol. This marks the third time ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Abakan Inc. (OTCQB ABKI) (“Abakan”) today announced the appointment of David G. Charbonneau as an independent member of the Board of Directors. He is expected to serve as the Head of Abakan’s Audit Committee and as a member of the recently ... read more