Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. (NYSE: PRX) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012.
For the first quarter ended March 31, 2012, the Company reported total revenues of $271.5 million and a loss from continuing operations of $28.7 million, or $0.79 per diluted share, which includes a $45 million charge related to the Company's best estimate of loss related to the potential settlement of the on-going Department of Justice investigation of Strativa's marketing of Megace® ES. On an ... read more
With startups and established corporations alike scouting for new ways
to drive growth into new markets, partnering in order to acquire key
capabilities such as local market knowledge, access, networks and
government support is the most important factor for formulation and
delivery players, according to a ... read more
Belly, a rapidly-growing start-up that is effectively redefining
customer loyalty for small businesses, announced today that it has
received a $10 million Series B round of venture capital financing from
Andreessen Horowitz (www.a16z.com).
The new funds will be used to fuel development for the loyalty platform ... read more
Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), the world leader in 3G and next-generation mobile technologies, today announced that vendors have released more than 100 cellular and connectivity solutions for the emerging Internet of Everything (IoE)/M2M ecosystem based on Qualcomm chipsets. Designed to support a range of M2M applications, including automotive, smart metering, home security, industrial automation, retail and enterprise, these third party solutions have been catalogued on M2MSearch.com, Qualcomm's new online database for cellular and connectivity modules.
Qualcomm's IoE roadmap includes 1X, EV-DO, ... read more
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc., a leader in the new field of nuclear transport modulators, announces that co-founder Ronald A. DePinho MD, President of MD Anderson Cancer Center, has been appointed to the National Academy of Sciences.
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Dr. DePinho has been a pioneer in cancer research for over 20 years. His laboratory has produced an array of discoveries including improved mouse models of human cancer, better understanding of the role of Myc oncogenes, p53, FoxO, and other tumor suppressor proteins, ... read more
iBio, Inc. (NYSE AMEX: IBIO) today announced issuance of a US patent covering compositions of matter and methods of use of modified lichenase B polypeptides comprising the Company's iBioModulator(TM) platform. The new patent, which provides broad protection of the platform, is US Patent 8,173,408, entitled "Recombinant Carrier Molecule for Expression, Delivery and Purification of Target Polypeptides."
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The iBioModulator platform has been shown to significantly modify the immune response to a vaccine in two important ways. It increases the ... read more
Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX) today announced that management will be presenting at two upcoming investor conferences. The details are as follows:
The 11th Annual JMP Securities Research ConferenceDate: May 15, 2012Time: 4:00pm Pacific TimeLocation: Ritz-Carlton, San FranciscoSpeaker: Michael Narachi, President and Chief Executive Officer
Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Health Care ConferenceDate: May 17, 2012Time: 10:40am Pacific TimeLocation: Encore at Wynn Las VegasSpeaker: Michael Narachi, President and Chief Executive Officer
To listen to the live webcast or a replay of the ... read more
An estimated 50 million Americans suffer from the miseries of allergies and about 50 percent of individuals with seasonal and indoor allergies also experience some degree of eye symptoms.
On the new edition of Healthy Vision(TM) with Dr. Val Jones, Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO, a top authority on eye allergies, joins Dr. Val to talk about how to identify, treat, and manage eye symptoms from seasonal and indoor allergies.
Eye redness, itchiness, tearing, blurred vision or swelling of the eyelids due to ... read more
V3 Systems, the industry leader in Desktop
Cloud Computing (DCC), announced today availability of the V3
Desktop Cloud Orchestrator™, a powerful new management addition to its
Desktop Cloud Computing appliance. V3 Desktop Orchestrator empowers
organizations to deliver and ... read more
LAWRENCE, Mass., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
-- Total Revenue Increases 13% to $57.0 million
-- Home Revenue Increases 13% to $29.6 million
-- Company Converts Outstanding Debt to Equity with Strategic Partner,
Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd. and Announces System One Collaboration in
NxStage® Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative ... read more
Quest is pleased to announce that it has been re-certified as a Cisco
Gold Certified Partner in USA.
Quest has again met all requirements for achieving Cisco Gold
Certification, including personnel, support and specialization. The
Cisco Channel Certification Team ... read more
Call Medical, Inc. (OCM), the nation’s leading provider of specialty
services to insurance payers, today announced the national launch of its
provider portal for practices in its diagnostic network. This secure
online portal enables OCM network providers to have convenient 24/7
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Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has appointed Jeff Osterkamp to vice president for Engineering.
In his new role, Osterkamp will provide overall strategic and operational leadership for all disciplines of engineering at Ball Aerospace including manufacturing, test, supply chain management, IR&D and intellectual property. He will also direct hiring and oversee program staffing, infrastructure capabilities and engineering processes.
"Jeff is a seasoned business executive with more than 25 years of leadership at Ball Aerospace," said Ball Aerospace President and CEO ... read more
BioSurplus announced today the launch of its new depot service for Agilent and AKTA HPLCs. Customers can now ship their equipment to BioSurplus for repair and preventative maintenance by trained and certified service engineers. The new service will provide major cost savings to customers outside of biotech hubs such as Boston, San Francisco and San Diego.
An introductory 15% discount on preventative maintenance services provided by the depot service will be offered through June 30th, 2012. In addition to the new ... read more
the world leader in high performance 100% solid state storage arrays,
today publicly launched INVICTA, the world’s first scale-out,
modular, enterprise class solid state storage platform, as well as
ACCELA, the next generation of the world’s most widely deployed all
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Avistar Communications Corporation (www.avistar.com),
a leader in unified visual communications solutions, announced today at Citrix
Synergy™ 2012 (Booth # 607) that it is demonstrating the Avistar C3
Conference™ solution capable of delivering continuous presence
multiparty videoconferencing, interoperability and virtualization
features ... read more
Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV),
the global leader in Application Delivery Networking, today announced
new application optimization capabilities for its Application Delivery
Controller (ADC) product line. With this announcement, F5 is the first
ADC vendor to offer integrated support for SPDY, ... read more
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqGS: SPPI), a biotechnology company with
fully integrated commercial and drug development operations with a
primary focus in hematology and oncology, announced today that an
overview of the Company’s business strategy will be given at the Bank of
America Merrill Lynch 2012 Health Care ... read more
PC Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCCC), a provider of a full range of
information technology (IT) solutions to business, government, and
education markets, today announced that it has been awarded a 5-year
contract extension between its subsidiary GovConnection, Inc. and
Educational & Institutional Cooperative Purchasing (E&I). This agreement ... read more