SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/20/12 -- Given Imaging (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in specialty GI products and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced that new studies confirm the value of its PillCam® ESO as a tool to help triage patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) and show that PillCam ESO can detect lesions that traditional gastroscopy has missed.
An additional new study shows that Bravo® pH monitoring for patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) can be ... read more
Results show importance of rigorous, placebo-controlled, independent evaluation of treatments for any disease
ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --A combination of three drugs used worldwide as the standard of care for a serious lung disease puts patients in danger of death or hospitalization, and should not be used together to treat the disease, called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, according to the surprising results of a rigorous independent study.
The study, which will appear online May 20 in the ... read more
Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCMP) today announced the
presentation of pooled data from post-hoc analyses of the two pivotal
Phase 3 studies of AMITIZA® (lubiprostone) for the treatment
of irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) at Digestive
Disease Week 2012 in San Diego. This analysis of ... read more
Freud's idea that dreams had meaning was revolutionary. Yet he did not scientifically prove his theories about the basic element of dreams, mental imagery. On Saturday, May 26th a poster session will be presented at the annual conference of the Association for Psychological Science in Chicago, Illinois:
The Road You've Traveled: Validation Study of a Mental Imagery Task by Karen Giorgetti, Ph.D. Youngstown State University, Robert M. Roerich, M.D. and David E. Wilhelm, MSEd., LSW, Southwoods Counseling, Boardman, Ohio.
Dr. Karen Giorgetti ... read more
Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCMP) today announced the
presentation of preclinical data at Digestive Disease Week 2012, in San
Diego, which demonstrates the protective effect of cobiprostone (also
known as SPI-8811) against epithelial barrier dysfunction in models of
non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)-induced gastric mucosal
... read more
Advanced Electronics Recycling Solutions (AERS) offers a computer asset recovery service that can actually help businesses to maximize the return for used computer and electronics products, while ensuring that personal and confidential data is not shared or compromised.
AERS collects, segregates and dismantles or resales used obsolete and unwanted computers and other electronics. Through the electronics recycling program, all dismantled products are processed by material content (i.e. metals, plastic, etc.), to make sure that they are processed properly for reuse to ... read more
Thomas "TC" Bennett, ATAC Hawker Hunter pilot and retired Naval Aviator, was killed in a plane crash on the afternoon of May 18th, 2012 when his Mk-58 Hawker Hunter crashed near Naval Base Ventura County, California while attempting to land; he was 57. Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and the US Navy (USN) are currently investigating the cause of the accident. "We are committed to ensuring we investigate and understand the cause ... read more
Over 1,000 Latino leaders, community activists and concerned citizens from across the United States descended on the National Mall in Washington DC today protesting the presentation of Carlos Slim, the richest man in the world, with an honorary degree from George Washington University during its graduation ceremony. The coalition - Two Countries One Voice - is committed to exposing Slim's monopolistic practices with which he has amassed his fortune.
Two Countries One Voice leaders Juan Jose Gutierrez and Andres Ramirez issued ... read more
Official delegations from 15 countries have arrived in Israel to take
part in the ILSI-BioMed Israel 2012 conference and trade show, which
will be held on May the 21st to 23rd in Tel–Aviv.
Invited as guests of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labour of ... read more
Eltek Ltd. (NASDAQ:ELTK
the leading Israeli manufacturer of advanced circuitry solutions, will
release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012, on
Tuesday, May 29, 2012, before the market opens. Eltek's financial
results will be released ... read more
The Center for Responsible Enterprise And Trade (CREATe.org) welcomes
today's statement by the Group of Eight (G8) affirming the importance of
effective private sector-led action to protect intellectual property
throughout global supply chains.
In the Statement
... read more
Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) have ratified new labor agreements with Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Aeronautics in Fort Worth. The new agreements become effective Monday, May 21, 2012 and will extend for four and five years, respectively.
The IBEW members approved their agreement in a vote on Friday, May 18, and the OPEIU members approved their agreement today. The IBEW represents about 70 employees at the ... read more
SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/19/12 -- Dr. Brady Frank Dentist has been recognized by many dentists in the past for his contributions to the field, namely through his revolutionary techniques and willingness to teach his methods to others. But for the first time in his burgeoning career, Dr. Frank is being officially acknowledged for his excellence as a top dentist. Just last week a panel of highly renowned dentists were elected the task of choosing the top ... read more
Maker Faire -- Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch solutions, today announced the company will be demonstrating Arduino's latest development boards based on Atmel AVR® UC3, megaAVR® and SAM3X8 ARM® processor-based MCUs in booth #82 at the San Mateo Maker Faire May 19-20.
The three easy-to-use development boards that enable design engineers to quickly get their project or design started within the Arduino ecosystem include:
-- Arduino Due. Based on an ... read more
Six hundred Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] employees on the Automated Flight Service Station (AFSS) program, represented by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), have agreed to a new four-year contract.
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b )
The AFSS team is located in six locations around the country: Prescott, Ariz.; Fort Worth, Texas; Miami; Raleigh, N.C.; Ashburn, Va.; and Princeton, Minn. They perform essential pre-flight and in-flight services to more than 80,000 members of the general aviation community each week.
"This new agreement was ... read more
US Patent Innovations, LLC (USPI) a private biomedical technology,
research and development company, announced today that it has secured
the rights to develop a technology that selectively eradicates cancer in
vitro without damaging normal cells. USPI entered into a technology
transfer agreement with George Washington University ... read more
New2u Inc. announced today the launch of its new directory service, Social Media Registry, under the name of Comfacts. Comfacts is designed to help companies list and showcase their official social media profiles and corporate information. It provides a one-stop solution for users to find company-owned social media accounts.
Comfacts Social Media Registry website: http://comfacts.com
Companies around the world increasingly face the challenge of selecting the most appropriate and effective social media platforms to communicate with customers. They ... read more
Our Newest Addition to the Point-of-Sale terminal 'Falcon' family is the X55 Dual Core ATOM based D2700 with 2.13 Ghz of Multiple Core Processing Power!! Built inside our Small Form factor chassis and filled with the processing power of the Intel Dual Core 2700 Atom Processor with 4 Separate Operating Threads of Power, this system offers performance normally only found in more expensive systems.
Falcon X55 or Falcon X55 SS Systems include: small form factor ... read more
The construction that is taking place at Bill Jacobs Plainfield is on schedule and is promising many new and improved features and a great experience for customers. The $1 million in renovations will include new offices, an updated showroom, a brand new service drive, parts area and a customer waiting room. All of the construction is set to be finished by September, so there is only a few more months before the new buildings will be in use.
The new ... read more