BOTHELL, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/22/10 -- MDRNA, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRNA), a leading RNAi-based drug discovery and development company, announced that, at the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders held yesterday, MDRNA shareholders approved the issuance of shares of MDRNA common stock in connection with the proposed acquisition of Cequent Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Proposal No. 1). MDRNA shareholders also approved an amendment to its Certificate of Incorporation to change the name of the company to Marina Biotech, Inc. (Proposal No. ... read more
NTELOS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:NTLS), a leading provider of wireless and
wireline communications services (branded as NTELOS) in Virginia and
West Virginia, announced today the launch of financing for an
incremental term loan permitted under its existing senior credit
facility. In connection with this proposed financing, NTELOS ... read more
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/a144d1/2010_u_s_computer)
has announced the addition of the "2010 U.S. Computer & Office Machine
Repair & Maintenance Industry Report" report to their offering.
The U.S. Computer & Office Machine Repair & Maintenance Industry report,
published annually, contains ... read more
The global leader in IT automation and management for the hybrid
datacenter, BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC), today announced support for the
IBM (NYSE: IBM) zEnterprise, a new computer that will enable customers
to consolidate their IT hardware investments, a critical and logical
next step in the ... read more
VirtualScopics, Inc. (Nasdaq: VSCP), a leading provider of quantitative imaging for clinical trials, announced today that it has been added to the Russell Microcap Index. The Russell Microcap Index is constructed to provide a comprehensive and unbiased barometer for the microcap and smallcap segments trading on national exchanges. Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate growth and value style indexes. Russell determines membership for its equity indexes primarily ... read more
Intec, one of the world’s leading providers of Business Support System
(BSS) solutions, has announced the appointment of Kallol Hazra as
Managing Director for Intec India; Kallol also joins the Intec India
Board with immediate effect. Tasked with supporting growth for Intec and
the delivery of ... read more
TUSTIN, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/22/10 -- Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation (RPC) (NYSE Amex: RPC) announced today it will present at the 2010 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center July 25-29.
The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) is an international society of clinical laboratory professionals, physicians, research scientists and others who are involved in clinical chemistry and clinical laboratory science. The annual AACC meeting is ... read more
Pennsylvania's 29 district library center organizations can compete for $150,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to support literacy initiatives that incorporate Verizon Thinkfinity.org resources into the organizations' programs.
The foundation will award grants of up to $15,000 each to district library center organizations that best use Thinkfinity.org resources to enhance existing programs, or launch new ones, for library patrons. Thinkfinity.org offers free, online educational and literacy resources for teachers, parents and students provided in partnership with leading educational and ... read more
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today it will continue to waive day use and camping fees for active service military personnel and DoD civilians who are on mid- or post-deployment (reintegration) leave from duty involving deployments in support of Overseas Contingency Operations.
The Corps began waiving recreation fees for active service personnel on temporary leave from duty in Iraq in 2003. In August 2008, the Corps expanded the waiver to cover DoD civilians and active service military personnel ... read more
Walden University will celebrate the graduation of more than 4,800 students at its 44th commencement ceremony on Saturday, July 24, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The Walden graduates will represent 50 states and 29 countries and include the first to receive degrees in Walden's M.S. in Nonprofit Management and Leadership, Master of Information Systems Management and B.S. in Child Development programs.
This year, Walden is celebrating 40 years of serving the higher education needs of working professionals through advanced degrees that ... read more
According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, Medtronic Spinal & Biologics, which has dominated the US vertebral compression fracture treatment market for over 10 years, now faces its stiffest competition as new entrants and new products enter the US market.
In a survey of 200 US physicians, MRG found that Medtronic Spinal & Biologics, Orthovita, and Cook Medical, on average, scored the highest on studied loyalty metrics: customer satisfaction, brand advocacy, repurchase intention, ... read more
Technologies, a leading data center consulting and managed services
firm, today announced the availability of a whitepaper that outlines
data center modernization strategies to align business needs and
financial objectives. The “Strategic
Data Center Transformation” whitepaper identifies several elements ... read more
The booming growth in the use of mobile technology has apparently made U.S. consumers more comfortable with safeguards as fewer are expressing concern about privacy and security on their wireless devices and networks, according to the results of a recent global "Consumers and Convergence" survey by KPMG LLP, the audit, tax, and advisory firm.
KPMG found that 48 percent of the U.S. consumers surveyed on the use of technology (e.g. computers, smart phones, mobile applications and the internet) were very concerned ... read more
Mobile banking and the use of mobile devices such as cell phones, smartphones, and personal digital assistants (PDAs) for financial transactions and payments are increasingly gaining acceptance among U.S. consumers, according to results of a survey conducted by KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm.
The results of KPMG's fourth annual Global Consumers and Convergence survey show that 19 percent of U.S. consumers have conducted banking transactions on a mobile device, compared to only 9 percent when KPMG ... read more
CyberDefender Corporation [NASDAQ: CYDE], a provider of Internet
security software, utilities and Live PC Support services that work
together to maximize online safety for consumers, today announced that
it is integrating a new call center phone system and is installing
customer experience (CX) software to better ... read more
Modius Inc., the leading provider of management solutions for data
center mission-critical infrastructure, today announced the general
availability of OpenData v3.3. The release includes a major update of
Modius’ platform of next-generation analytic and performance management
systems for data centers.
... read more
St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE: STJ), a global medical device company,
today reported sales and net earnings for the second quarter ended July
Second Quarter Sales
The Company reported net ... read more
Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK) today announced unaudited results for the
three-month and six-month periods ended July 3, 2010.
For the second quarter of fiscal 2010, Ultratech reported net sales of
$31.6 million as compared to $18.6 million during the second quarter of
... read more
a leading supplier of cloud-based email security,
policy control and archiving,
today announced the results of the second annual Mimecast
Cloud Adoption Survey, an annual research report examining
attitudes to cloud computing ... read more
Camstar Systems, Inc. announced today that it has acquired SigmaQuest, a
rapidly growing provider of SaaS (Software as a Service) Supply Chain
Intelligence solutions. SigmaQuest serves the largest brands in the
world in the High Tech/Electronics, Solar, Clean Tech, Medical Device
and A&D industries. SigmaQuest SaaS ... read more