Ossianix, Inc. today announced a strategic investment by H. Lundbeck A/S
in the form of a Convertible Promissory Note. The proceeds from
Lundbeck’s investment is expected to allow Ossianix to generate
biopharmaceuticals for the treatment of nervous system disorders by
utilizing Ossianix’s proprietary single domain antibody ... read more
The State Department of Labor and
Industrial Relations (DLIR) today launched a web-based Directory
of Green Employers as part of its Hawai‘i Green Jobs Initiative.
Green employers—who work in areas such as renewable energy production
and natural resource conservation post profiles in the Directory that
... read more
With more than a million votes cast in one week, the users of the self-proclaimed "Arbiters of Fame" website, 15 Seconds of Fame (www.15sof.com) chose Howard Stern as having the "Best Face for Radio" contest.
"For ten straight days, Howard Stern earned the most votes during our 'Best Face for Radio' contest. While Seacrest has led the tiring American Idol for almost a decade, media pundits may be correct in doubting NBC's decision to choose the highly controversial Stern as a ... read more
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that it will host a conference call on Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to provide an update on the status of the ongoing patent litigation with Genentech, Inc., a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY).
Conference Call Information
Domestic Dial-in Number: (888) 660-6127International Dial-in Number: (973) 890-8355Participant Code: 40392582
An archived version of the conference call will be available for 30 days on the company's website at ... read more
Dr. Sanford J. Siegel, president and CEO of Chesapeake Urology Associates, is pleased to announce that Dr. Lisa N. Hawes has joined the practice's Maple Lawn/Howard County office.
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Dr. Hawes treats all aspects of adult urology and specializes in female urologic conditions including incontinence, pelvic prolapse, urinary tract infections and interstitial cystitis. She also focuses on kidney stone conditions and disease.
Dr. Hawes began practicing urology in 2004. Prior to joining Chesapeake Urology she ... read more
Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) President, Ambassador Mark D. Wallace,
issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s signing
of new sanctions against Iran’s Central Bank and financial sector.
We applaud President Obama for signing into law sanctions against Iran’s ... read more
AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVEO) today announced that the AVEO
management team will host a conference call on Tuesday, January 3, 2012
at 8:30 a.m. (ET). The call can be accessed by dialing 1-866-825-3354
(domestic) or 1-617-213-8063 (international) five minutes prior to the
start of the ... read more
FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
1. Find out exactly what your health insurance covers. Will your insurance
cover all or part of the medical costs of a fertility assessment (for
both partners), fertility treatment (if you need it), pregnancy, delivery
and infant health care? Talk to the benefit expert at work, call your
... read more
The CES is filled with all the latest gadgets for consumers. However,
what good is buying these gadgets if they prematurely fail due to a
power surge in your house? For years, surge protectors remained the same
with only packaging changes.
In ... read more
Aomei Technology, an innovative hard disk partition management solution provider, today announces the release of new Partition Assistant 4.0, an ALL-IN-ONE partition manager software and reliable hard disk management toolkit with user-friendly interface and enhanced data protection.
The brand new Partition Assistant 4.0 introduces "Aomei Partition 3+2 Concept" - three innovations, including merge non-contiguous unallocated space to partition, allocate free space from one partition to another and create more partitions as you wish even without unallocated space, and two ... read more
Socialbakers announced today that it has launched a campaign to identify the most (and least) influential, engaging and popular presidential candidates on Facebook, including President Obama, via public information on the world's largest social network. Socialbakers' social media analytics tracked more than 10 million Facebook Pages and Places and billions of individual user interactions. All findings are available through a new political infographic and microsite about each candidate on Facebook.
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With the upcoming Iowa caucus, this groundbreaking research reveals ... read more
eMeter®, a global smart grid software platform provider, today announced that Gartner, Inc., has positioned eMeter in the "Visionary" Quadrant for its Meter Data Management Magic Quadrant.* This recognition precedes this month's Siemens acquisition and comes at a time when eMeter continues to drive innovation with continuous partnerships in the North American and European markets.
According to the report, which assesses the leading MDM software vendors offered in the energy and utilities sector, Gartner, Inc. cites, "The market segment ... read more
The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced worldwide sales of semiconductors were $25.1 billion for the month of November 2011, a decrease of 2.4 percent from the prior month when sales were $25.7 billion. On a year to date basis, worldwide semiconductor sales are 0.8% higher compared to the same period last year. All monthly sales numbers represent a three-month moving average.
"Supply chain disruptions resulting from the floods in Thailand have ... read more
Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ:
CSGS), a global provider of software- and services-based business
support solutions that help clients generate revenue and maximize
customer relationships, invites you to participate in a conference call
on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at 5:00 ... read more
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and
digital convergence technologies today unveiled a new addition to its
market-leading Samsung DualView® line, the DV300F. With this launch,
Samsung continues to cement its leadership position by introducing the
latest in Dual LCD technology with ... read more
Vivisimo, Inc. announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Customer eXperience Optimization (CXO) as a Customer Interaction Solutions 2011 Product of the Year Award. Customer Interaction Solutions magazine is the leading publication covering CRM, call centers and teleservices since 1982.
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"Receiving the Product of the Year award from Customer Interaction Solutions is a testament to how CXO is successfully helping organizations and their customer-facing professionals tackle the overwhelming problems that come with organizing Big ... read more
Qorvis Communications released its monthly Twitter Valuation Analysis for the 2012 presidential campaign today, with the final snapshot of the social media footprint of the Republican field before tomorrow's Iowa Caucus.
The Twitter Valuation Analysis reflects recent polling in Iowa - a tight race between Mitt Romney and Ron Paul, with substantial momentum building behind Rick Santorum.
Congressman Ron Paul increased his number of followers by 30.05 percent in the month of December, growing by more than 20 percent for the ... read more
Renowned biochemist Michael A. Marletta, PhD, assumed the post of president and CEO of The Scripps Research Institute January 1, succeeding Richard A. Lerner, MD, who led the institution for more than two decades.
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"I'm excited by the opportunity to advance the institute's mission, creating knowledge in the biosciences and applying that knowledge to understanding and curing human disease," said Marletta. "I also look forward to working with all the dynamic, committed people who make the institute's work ... read more
Critical Diagnostics, a U.S.-based biomarker company focused on
cardiovascular diseases, announced today that a major European medical
center, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol in Barcelona Spain, is now using
the company’s Presage® ST2 Assay for routine care and management of
their heart failure patients.
... read more
A recent survey by the Special K® brand indicates that weight loss is often top-of-mind at the beginning of the New Year, with 67 percent(1) of women saying it is the ideal time to begin a weight-loss plan. Now, in an effort to change the way women think and talk about weight loss, the Special K brand has marked Jan. 2 as National Weigh-In Day and is inviting women to "weigh in" on the topic of weight management.
According to ... read more