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Thursday, November 10, 2011

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    Carestream Tollcoating, a premier provider of contract coating services specializing in the application of aqueous and solvent coatings on flexible substrates, announced its Comprehensive Product Development Service. As part of this new service, Carestream Tollcoating works with clients to provide ... read more
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    Famed dancer, actress, and director Debbie Allen has teamed up with Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) today to kick off "Join the Pace Makers," a national campaign designed to empower people with a condition called bradycardia, also known as a slow heartbeat, to learn about their available treatment options so that they can have an informed conversation with their doctor. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/52990-debbie-allen-and-medtronic-join-the-pace-makers (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111110/MM01406 ) People living with bradycardia can experience ... read more
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    Avaxia Biologics, Inc., a privately-held biotech company developing oral antibody drugs that act locally within the gastrointestinal tract, announced today that the company completed its first close of $2.2 million of a Series A angel-led financing. Cherrystone Angels of Providence, Rhode Island led the round, with participation from Boston Harbor Angels and other undisclosed individuals. Mr. Robert Manning, the co-Chairman of Cherrystone Angels, will join the Avaxia board. Mr. Manning has served as a senior executive at Citigroup and on ... read more
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    Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Martin Mulroy, VP of Animal Health Sales and Marketing for North America, will present at the Stephens, Inc. 2011 Fall Investment Conference on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. ET. The conference will be held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. About Abaxis Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for use in any veterinary or ... read more
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    TriWest Healthcare Alliance, which serves 2.9 million members of our nation's military family through the TRICARE program in the 21-state West Region, announced today that it has joined Hero Health Hire, a coalition of companies and other entities in the healthcare industry that are united with the goal of employing disabled veterans. Launched in Washington, D.C., at an industry summit that included the U.S. Secretary of Labor, members of Congress, and representatives of a number of government agencies and the military, ... read more
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    Cancer Support Community in collaboration with Center for Breast Health at Washington Hospital Center is proud to host a workshop from the popular Frankly Speaking About Cancer national cancer education series. The workshop will address the topic of breast reconstruction options, featuring Washington Hospital Center plastic surgeon Susan E. Otero, MD, and a panel of breast cancer survivors. The event is free and open to breast cancer patients, their family and friends. It will be held on Thursday, November 10, ... read more
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    Booth # 407 at The American Society of Nephrology (ASN)'s Kidney Week 2011 -- NxStage(®) Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced the latest interim results from its ongoing FREEDOM (Following Rehabilitation, Economics and Everyday-Dialysis Outcome Measurements) study, showing patients experience a better overall quality of life while undergoing more frequent dialysis with the NxStage System One(TM), including more satisfaction with physical intimacy. In addition, patients who had received more frequent dialysis with ... read more
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    Trilliant, a global Smart Grid communications leader in delivering solutions that enhance energy efficiency, utility operations, and renewable resource integration, will speak at the Thunderbird Global Business Dialogue this week in Glendale, Arizona. Sonita Lontoh, Head of Corporate Marketing will participate in the energy panel, which will explore the outlook for the global energy mix and the evolving sources for energy and power. What: Thunderbird Global Business Dialogue Who: Sonita Lontoh, Head of Corporate Marketing, Trilliant When: Friday, November 11, ... read more
  • Castle Harlan Acquires Securus Technologies --- NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2011
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    Castle Harlan, Inc., a leading global private equity investment firm, today announced the acquisition of Securus Technologies, Inc. from H.I.G. Capital, a private equity firm based in Miami, FL. The transaction closed on May 31, 2011. Securus Technologies is the leading provider of secure inmate telecommunications for the corrections industry, serving 2,200 facilities across 44 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. It installs and centrally manages state-of-the-art call management and communications systems for use by prisons and jails, ... read more
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    IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights -- Self-contained Wi-Fi subsystem with embedded processor, a streamlined and simple connectivity API and complete software development environment allows manufacturers to incorporate wireless connectivity into a broad range of products that previously did not feature networking capability ... read more
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    Just in time for the holidays, General Growth Properties (NYSE: GGP) launches an enhanced version of its mobile application. The Club app is back in a big way, and this year's enhancements arm on-the-go shoppers with a unique shopping guide that not only saves shoppers money, but lessens the stress of shopping this holiday season. The Club app delivers several new upgrades, including push notifications to alert users of their favorite store sales, a Google(®) map feature to help shoppers ... read more
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    Aerosonic Corporation (NYSE AMEX:AIM), a leading supplier of precision flight instruments for commercial, business and military aircraft, today announced that it has received a new contract award from the Defense Logistics Agency with a total potential value of $15.4 million. The contract is to supply AAU/31A ... read more
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    Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NASDAQ: SNTA) today announced results presented at the Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium showing that ganetespib can sensitize rectal cancer cells to chemoradiotherapy through inhibition of Hsp90. Ganetespib is a potent inhibitor of heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) ... read more
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    CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) announced today that it has been awarded four prime task order contracts, totaling $69 million, to continue the company’s support for the Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS) system at the Joint Medical Logistics Functional Development Center (JMLFDC) at Fort Detrick, ... read more
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    Explore Anywhere Holding Corp. (OTC/BB: EAHC), specializing in offering computer monitoring solutions for parents, corporations, and educational facilities, today announced the re-introduction of its "Keylogger PRO" brand. Both Keylogger PRO 2012 and Spybuddy® 2012 became available for sale and immediate digital download on the Company's website www.ExploreAnywhere.com on November 5, 2011. Keylogger PRO 2012 is a computer monitoring product that offers customers the ability to record both keystrokes typed and screenshots. All recorded data is viewable remotely through the ExploreAnywhere ... read more
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    Common Sense Media and AT&T* today announced a first-of-its-kind agreement to help AT&T's more than 100 million wireless customers get the information they need - up front - to manage mobile content in a way that's best for families. With new research indicating that more than half of all children have access to smartphones or tablet devices at home, the agreement continues AT&T's tradition of helping parents stay educated on important safety tips and information. Looking ahead, Common Sense Media ... read more
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    VirtualScopics, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSCP), a leading provider of quantitative imaging for clinical trials, today reported year to date revenues of $10,780,710 for the nine months ended September 30, 2011 compared to $9,883,190 in the comparable period in 2010, a 9% increase. Third quarter 2011 revenues were $3,268,807 compared to revenues of $3,590,591 in the third quarter of 2010, a 9% decrease. Gross profit for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 was $1,496,626 compared to $1,887,281 for the quarter ended September ... read more
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    Sonic Foundry, Inc. (NASDAQ: SOFO), the recognized market leader for rich media webcasting and knowledge management, today announced it will release results for fiscal 2011 on Thursday, November 17 after the close of the market. The company will host a corporate webcast for analysts and investors that day at 3:30 p.m. CT / 4:30 p.m. ET. It will use its patented rich media communications system, Mediasite, to webcast the presentation for live and on-demand viewing. To access the presentation, go ... read more
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    Advant-e Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: ADVC) today announced financial and operating results for the third quarter of 2011. The Company provides Internet-based Electronic Data Interchange services through Edict Systems and sells electronic document management software and services through Merkur Group. Revenue in the third quarter of 2011 of $2,447,674 increased by 3% over revenue of $2,380,510 in the third quarter of 2010. Revenue from Edict Systems increased by 6% and revenue from Merkur Group decreased 14%. Net income in ... read more
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    With more people than ever accessing video content online, some Americans appear ready to cut the cord and quit cable, according to a recent study commissioned by Philips. The study found that the vast majority (80%) of people who watch video content online do so on laptops, and nearly half (45%) say having the ability to send the content wirelessly to their high definition TV would motivate them to either downgrade or cancel their cable plans altogether. "People will continue to ... read more