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Monday, July 2, 2012

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    BERKELEY, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/02/12 -- Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: DVAX) today announced that the American Medical Association (AMA) Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Panel has established a CPT code for an adult 2 dose hepatitis B vaccination schedule. HEPLISAV™ will be reported using the new code, differentiating it from a 3 dose hepatitis B vaccine schedule. The revision has been posted to the AMA website. Dynavax also reported that the proposed proprietary name, HEPLISAV, has been tentatively accepted ... read more
  • Posted at 5:54 AM
    Iraq combat veteran and Purple Heart recipient is to set to mark Independence Day by launching http://www.MilitaryBenefitsReport.com, the first comprehensive benefits reporting system for all branches of the military. Active service members, veterans, and their families can use this unique service to generate free personalized reports that detail what military benefits they could be entitled to and how they can claim them. "After being discharged from the military, I had an incredibly hard time tracking down all the benefits I should ... read more
  • Ask.com Acquires Content Discovery Platform nRelate --- OAKLAND, Calif., July 2, 2012
    Posted at 5:52 AM
    Ask.com, the leading online brand for questions and answers and an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI), today announced its purchase of nRelate, a rapidly growing content discovery company with more than 35,000 publishers using its products. With this acquisition, Ask is able to apply its technology and expertise in search-based content discovery to improve and optimize nRelate's existing products for publisher websites and create better marketing opportunities for content owners. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. nRelate's content discovery ... read more
  • Posted at 5:50 AM
    Ioxus, Inc., a manufacturer of premium performance ultracapacitor technology for transportation, alternative energy, medical, industrial and consumer product markets, today announced that Hiroyoshi Okutani will take the helm of the company’s Ioxus Power Systems division in Japan. As general manager, ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/02/12 -- Digital health companies, a segment fueled by the convergence of information, wireless, and healthcare technologies, saw a 317 percent jump in financings in the first half of 2012 as venture investors embraced the promise of this emerging area to improve healthcare costs, access and delivery. Investments in the sector have accelerated as venture funding grew to $499 million in 46 transactions during the first half of the year, compared to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/02/12 -- Auxogyn, Inc., a company focused on revolutionizing the field of reproductive health, today presented data showing the ability of its flagship product, the Early Embryo Viability Assessment (Eeva) Test, to predict embryo advancement with a new level of accuracy. The Eeva™ Test uses intelligent computer vision software to measure key parameters from video images and predicts with high accuracy at the cleavage stage which embryos will likely grow to the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    ContentGuard Holdings, Inc. (“ContentGuard”), a subsidiary of Pendrell Corporation (NASDAQ: PCO), announced today that Sharp Corporation (“Sharp”), one of the world’s leading consumer electronics manufacturers, renewed its global patent licensing agreement for access to ContentGuard’s digital rights management (DRM) patent portfolio. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:40 AM
    Management of Nova Mining Corp. (OTCBB: NVMN) disclosed today that they have received the reports and government license documents on the third lithium mining property owned by Mongolian National Mining Consultants Limited (MNMC). Management states that the reports are encouraging as were the reports on the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:39 AM
    Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. (NYSE: HTGC) (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of the public offering of an additional $38.75 million in aggregate principal amount of its 7.00% senior unsecured notes due 2019 (the “Notes”). The Notes constitute a further issuance of, rank equally in right of ... read more
  • Posted at 5:37 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Opportunities in the Telemedicine Market in India http://www.reportlinker.com/p0805162/Opportunities-in-the-Telemedicine-Market-in-India.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=e-Healthcare Executive Summary The telemedicine market in India has witnessed significant growth, owing to its potential of providing the world class clinical and medical services to distant and rural locations. The industry has garnered the support of both the government and private organizations that are investing in telemedicine to make healthcare accessible across India. The growth momentum of the telemedicine market ... read more
  • Posted at 5:37 AM
    Hire Velocity, a national Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) firm, announced the launch of HV Consulting, a complementary service line that leverages RPO technology and best practices to place skilled direct hire and contract professionals. With its powerful recruiting engine at the core, Hire Velocity now provides ... read more
  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/02/12 -- MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that it has received its official business license from the Chinese government to operate Unis Tonghe MMR International Health Management Service Co., Ltd., a joint venture between Unis-Tonghe Technology (Zhengzhou) Co., Ltd. and MMRGlobal. The JV is officially licensed with the Chinese government and is approved to operate and generate revenue. The license enables the Joint Venture company to develop medical information management ... read more
  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM), the global leader in open standards-based unified communications, today announced that Global Nomads Group (GNG) is using Polycom® RealPresence® video solutions to provide video collaboration for a Students Rebuild project that unites students in North America ... read more
  • Posted at 5:33 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Assessment of the Internet TV Market in India http://www.reportlinker.com/p0874329/Assessment-of-the-Internet-TV-Market-in-India.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Television_Broadcasting Executive Summary Although the Internet Television market in India is at its nascent stage currently, it is being recognized as a sector set to witness robust growth and innovations. With TV and internet being the biggest source of entertainment and with broadband connectivity growing in India, the market for internet television is projected to grow and expand. Experts believe that ... read more
  • Posted at 5:33 AM
    Bianor, a leader in mobile software solutions, has just announced that its popular iMediaShare app for iOS - available on iTunes as a free download or as a $4.99 ad-free, HD-supported download - now offers Network Attached Storage (NAS) support. Available today, anyone using an iPad, iPhone, or iPod can quickly access and stream personal videos, pictures, or music residing on their home network - whether stored on a Windows-based computer or archived in a network attached storage (NAS) ... read more
  • Posted at 5:31 AM
    Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., a global leader in developing, manufacturing and distributing innovative diagnostic imaging agents, today announced the publication of the results from the CaRES multicenter safety registry for its ultrasound imaging agent DEFINITY® Vial for (Perflutren Lipid Microsphere) ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    BorgWarner announces the sale of its spark plug business to Federal-Mogul Corporation. The sale includes manufacturing facilities in Chazelles, France and Neuhaus, Germany. Completion of the transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. The spark plug business was a small segment of the BERU operations acquired by BorgWarner in 2005. Sales were approximately $80 million in 2011. BorgWarner will continue its focus on expanding the core BERU Systems products of glow plugs, diesel cold start systems and other gasoline ignition ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX) today announced that it will be reporting its fiscal 2013 first quarter results for the period ended May 31, 2012 on Tuesday, July 10, 2012, after market close. The Company also disclosed that it will be hosting a conference call and webcast on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 10 a.m. Eastern. Conference Call Information -- Toll-free number: 800-295-4740/ International number: 617-614-3925 / Pass code: ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    LeCroy Corporation today announced two new lines of the popular WaveAce oscilloscope series -- the WaveAce 1000 and WaveAce 2000. WaveAce 1000 oscilloscopes feature a sample rate of up to 1 GS/s with 2 Mpts of memory in two-channel models from 40 MHz to 100 MHz. WaveAce 2000 oscilloscopes deliver sample rates of up to 2 GS/s and 24 kpts of memory and are available in two- and four-channel models from 70 MHz up to 300 MHz. All new WaveAce ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    PLC Systems Inc. (OTCBB: PLCSF), a company focused on innovative medical device technologies, today announced that it has completed an additional round of financing with an affiliate of Genesis Capital Advisors LLC. These funds will enable PLC to continue its U.S. clinical trials for its RenalGuard® program, as well as continue to expand its distribution of RenalGuard internationally. PLC has received $1 million of the additional funding, and anticipates securing two additional payments of $500,000 ... read more