Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial
LCD display and projector
solutions, announced today the introduction of its new V Series with the
an affordable XGA model that offers users the most essential features
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DemandTec, Inc. (NASDAQ: DMAN), the collaborative optimization network for retailers and consumer products companies, today announced that Do it Best Corp., a hardware, lumber, and building materials cooperative with 4,000 member-owned stores, has extended its subscription for DemandTec's Promotion Planning & Management and Promotion Execution, two of several software and analytical services on the DemandTec network.
Do it Best Corp. uses DemandTec services to manage the complex process of planning promotions and creating highly versioned marketing materials that target unique shopper ... read more
LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced a collaboration with Whamcloud to provide Lustre(TM) support services for users of high-performance computing (HPC) storage systems based on LSI® Engenio® technology. Together, the companies will provide a single source of comprehensive support to assist users in managing and maintaining their HPC configurations.
"Lustre is the most prevalent parallel file system in today's high-performance computing environments, but Lustre users need to begin seeking support options for all of their non-Oracle hardware," said Addison Snell, CEO, ... read more
Practice Fusion, the fastest growing EMR and healthcare community, today announced closing a $23 million Series B round of financing led by Founders Fund, with participation from Artis Capital Management and Glynn Capital Management, as well as returning investors Morgenthaler Ventures and Felicis Ventures. The round brings the company's total funding to $30 million.
"Practice Fusion revolutionizes our interactions with the medical community, just as Facebook did for social networking," said Peter Thiel, managing partner at Founders ... read more
Outfit7, the mobile entertainment developer behind the widely popular Talking Friends collection of apps, has released the iOS version of their latest character, Talking Lila the Fairy. Talking Lila represents a strategy of targeting specific demographic segments with the company's expanding portfolio of original characters. Developed with mothers and daughters in mind, Talking Lila is positioned to capture the imagination and hearts of the millions of people worldwide who have found themselves enthralled with the loveable and magical concept of ... read more
Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) announced today that NASDAQ has halted trading of the Company's common stock this morning. The Anti-Infective Drugs Advisory Committee (AIDAC) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is scheduled to meet today to review and discuss Optimer's New Drug Application (NDA) for fidaxomicin for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection.
Fidaxomicin is a narrow spectrum antibiotic being developed for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI). In two Phase 3 trials for ... read more
Telik, Inc. (Nasdaq: TELK) today presented data at the 102nd American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida on a group of second generation analogs of ezatiostat, the most clinically advanced product in development at Telik. Ezatiostat is the first inhibitor of glutathione-S-transferase P1-1 (GST P-1), a validated enzyme target in Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS), to successfully complete a Phase 2 clinical trial. The efficacy and tolerability observed with ezatiostat in several Phase 1 and Phase ... read more
The Council of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP), an affiliate of the American Medical Group Association, today announced a new initiative to provide the public, media, and policymakers with resources and information about the value of care coordination and accountable care to national health care reform. The campaign, called www.5RealAnswers.org, features a series of three micro sites--www.AccountableCareChoices.org (for consumers), www.AccountableCareFacts.org (for the media) and www.AccountableCareStories.org (for policymakers)--which are designed to provide easily accessible tools, research, definitions, case studies, and FAQs ... read more
Amarin Corporation plc (Nasdaq: AMRN), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a focus on cardiovascular disease, today announced that data from the MARINE trial, a pivotal Phase 3 study investigating AMR101 as a treatment for very high triglycerides (>=500 mg/dL), will be presented at the National Lipid Association (NLA) 2011 Annual Scientific Sessions at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers in New York City on May 19-22, 2011.
The MARINE trial results will be presented in an abstract titled "AMR101, ... read more
OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTC: OMCM), one of the fastest growing companies in the EDC marketplace, today announced that its TrialMaster® suite of applications and IVRS technology has been chosen by a prominent biotechnology company to manage their clinical data management and randomization needs for 4 key clinical trials. All 4 studies, leveraging OmniComm's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) rapid-deployment model, will be put into production by the end of May.
"We are honored to be chosen by this biotech firm to manage so ... read more
Electric Cooperative, Florida’s 5th largest distribution
electrical cooperative, is implementing Sensus
technologies for its advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)
and smart metering program that will serve all 54,000 residential,
commercial and industrial members in its 2,600 square mile territory.
... read more
Innovaro, Inc (NYSE Amex:INV), a leading IP licensing and innovation
services company, is pleased to announce the general availability of
Knowledge Express v 2.0 a new release containing a new and complete
redesign of their high powered online information service.
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Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq:CY) today announced that it will
host its Annual Stockholders’ Meeting at 10:00 a.m. Pacific time on
Friday, May 13, 2011 at Cypress’s headquarters, 198 Champion Court in
San Jose, Calif.
All stockholders interested in attending ... read more
RainDance Technologies, Inc. today announced the commercial availability
of the HLASeq™ Research Screening Panel, a comprehensive genetic
screening solution for human leukocyte antigen (HLA) and major
histocompatibility complex (MHC) research using next-generation
sequencing technology. The announcement was made at the annual American
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Chief Financial Officers challenged with driving company growth,
managing balance sheets, and reliably forecasting performance in the
midst of uncertain economies and a changing legislative/regulatory
environment are gathering to discuss solutions at the 2011 Argyle CFO
Executive’s Forum. At this year’s event, held Tuesday, April 12 ... read more
SNW Spring 2011 Booth 512
Computing, a developer and manufacturer of intelligent, clustered
storage solutions tailored to the virtualization
and archiving needs of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME),
today announced that ... read more
Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS), a leading provider of
advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, and Applied
Micro Circuits Corp., or AppliedMicro
(NASDAQ: AMCC), today announced they are working together to drive a
standard approach for 40G and 100G Enhanced Forward Error Correction
... read more
Devices, Inc. (ADI), a world leader in semiconductors for
high-performance signal processing applications, will broadcast its Understanding
Sampled Data Systems - Part One webcast on April 13, 2011, at
12:00 pm EST. This 60-minute webcast begins a three-part tutorial series
... read more
Solar International, Inc., (OTCBB:EVSI),
a leading sustainable infrastructure designer and developer, announces
CEO and Founder Robert Noble will present the keynote address at the
National Workshop on Innovation Promotion, Technology Transfer and
Successful Technology Licensing Conference. The event, April ... read more
Breast cancer survivors who experience large weight gain have an increased risk of death after diagnosis, according to research scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, Calif.
Breast cancer survivors who experienced large weight gain (10 percent or more over their pre-diagnosis weight) were 14 percent more likely to experience a cancer recurrence compared to women whose weight remained stable (within 5 percent of pre-diagnosis weight) following diagnosis.
The study results are being presented at the American Association of ... read more