Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGM: SPPI) today announced that
updated data from the ZEVALIN (ibritumomab tiuxetan) injection for
intravenous use Phase 3 First-line Indolent Trial (FIT) released in an
oral presentation at the 52nd American Society of Hematology (ASH)
Annual Meeting by independent researchers demonstrated that after ... read more
PAETEC Holding Corp. (NASDAQ GS: PAET) today announced that it has
completed its acquisition of privately-owned Cavalier Telephone
Corporation. As a result of the acquisition, PAETEC now has over 10,600
metro fiber-route miles, over 36,700 total fiber-route miles, and 1,178
collocations to support connectivity to enterprise ... read more
Euro RSCG Chicago has been engaged by Groupon (http://www.groupon.com), a shopping website that offers daily deals on the best local goods, services and cultural events in more than 300 markets around the world, for strategic counsel surrounding existing CRM and marketing optimization at the expanding social commerce company.
Euro RSCG Chicago, in conjunction with Euro RSCG Discovery, the data analytics, CRM and behavioral marketing agency within the Euro RSCG network, will support Groupon with customer relationship marketing strategies, mining customer ... read more
HotSchedules, the leading provider of online
employee scheduling and labor management solutions for the
restaurant industry, today announced the release of HotSchedules Version
4. The HotSchedules platform has grown and improved through regular
updates since Version 3 was first released in 2003. Version 4 offers a ... read more
BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - The Journal of Biological Chemistry announced today that Martha Fedor, a faculty member at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, Calif., has been named the journal's next editor-in-chief.
Fedor, whose five-year term will begin Jan. 1, will succeed the journal's longtime editor, Herbert Tabor, a distinguished researcher at the National Institutes of Health who has steered the highly cited journal for the past four decades. Fedor will be the first female leader ... read more
(NYSE: STC) - The Company announced that its Board of Directors of Stewart Information Services Corporation today declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per share, payable December 29, 2010, to common stockholders of record on December 16, 2010.
Stewart Information Services Corporation is a customer-driven, technology-enabled, strategically competitive real estate information, title insurance and transaction management company. Stewart provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries throughout the United States ... read more
Cephalon, Inc. (Nasdaq: CEPH) today announced Frank Baldino, Jr., Ph.D., the company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will not be resuming his duties at the company in 2010. He will remain on a medical leave of absence indefinitely. During Dr. Baldino's leave, J. Kevin Buchi, the company's Chief Operating Officer, will continue to perform Dr. Baldino's day-to-day responsibilities pending his return.
William P. Egan, Cephalon's Presiding Director, said, "In Frank's absence, Kevin continues to have the complete ... read more
The National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) has announced that its online licensing products, the Producer Database (PDB) and the Gateway, will serve the surplus lines industry in meeting new licensing and renewal regulatory requirements, furthering NIPR's mission to enhance efficiencies as a licensing resource.
Provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act signed into law earlier this year are an effort to create more uniform surplus lines licensing and regulatory processes. The law prohibits states from collecting surplus ... read more
Positron Corporation (OTCBB:POSC), a leading molecular imaging company
specializing in the field of nuclear cardiology, today announced it had
achieved the highest mark of compliance in a recent inspection by the
Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
The NRC performed a ... read more
Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Olympus Corporation for the sale of its OP-1 product family, which includes OP-1 Implant, OP-1 Putty, Opgenra and Osigraft, for use in orthopaedic bone applications for $60 million. The transaction also includes the sale of the manufacturing facility in Lebanon, NH. The planned sale is aligned with strategic objectives for both companies. Stryker will redirect a portion of the related R&D spending to other internal ... read more
Sony MASTERWORKS -- Internationally renowned pianist Lang Lang records the soundtrack for Sony PlayStation's blockbuster video game Gran Turismo® 5 which is in stores now. Sony Classical releases the soundtrack digitally via all major service providers on December 14th and physically the week of December 20th.
The soundtrack features famous piano works by Chopin, J.S. Bach, Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Joplin, Holst and Beethoven throughout various parts of the game. Prokofiev's Precipitato appears prominently in its entirety in the first half ... read more
The National Federation of the Blind of Massachusetts (NFB of MA) is working to resolve an emergency issue with the City of Boston and one of its contractors, Everbridge. The city contracts with Everbridge to provide a subscription service whereby residents can receive emergency alerts by telephone, text message, or e-mail, but blind residents cannot access the service because registering involves a visual captcha. Captchas are automated tests to tell humans and computers apart, often through the use ... read more
Atlanta-based SecureWorks® Inc., a leading global provider of information security services protecting over 2,900 clients in 70 countries, announced today that Gartner Inc. has positioned SecureWorks in the Leaders quadrant of the "Magic Quadrant for MSSPs, North America." The Gartner Magic Quadrant is a graphical portrayal of vendor performance in a market segment, including categories for leaders, challengers, visionaries and niche players. Criteria by which the vendors are measured include a company's completeness of vision and ability to execute.
Gartner, ... read more
LifeScience Alley and WMDO (World Medical Device Organization), the
leading global provider of innovative online training for medical device
professionals, announced today a strategic partnership that offers
LifeScience Alley members access to WMDO’s extensive catalogue of
professional online training. This collaboration brings WMDO’s global
... read more
Virginia.gov announces the launch
of its first mobile application with the release of “Pass the Past,” an
educational game preparing Virginia students for the Standards of
Learning standardized tests. The mobile application can be downloaded
for free on iTunes for the iPhone, iPad and iPod.
... read more
Jean-Paul Creusat, M.D. has been named chief medical informatics officer (CMIO) for Ardent Health Services. Dr. Creusat will perform a key clinical role for Ardent in its work toward becoming a meaningful user of electronic health systems.
He was previously with ROI Healthcare Solutions, a health care IT consulting service.
"Dr. Creusat is proven in shaping the development of clinical information systems that assist physicians and nurses in delivering quality patient care," said David T. Vandewater, president and CEO of Ardent ... read more
SI-BONE, Inc. (San Jose, California), a medical device company that is pioneering the use of a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device to treat the sacroiliac (SI) joint announced today that Ralph F. Rashbaum, MD, Texas Back Institute, has joined its Medical Advisory Board (MAB). Dr. Rashbaum joins noted spine surgeons Steve Garfin, Frank Phillips, Paul Anderson and Nick Shamie, along with SI-BONE founder, Mark Reiley, on the SI-BONE MAB.
"The SI joint is a significant cause of low back complaints, including ... read more
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will host an investor teleconference and webcast. Investigators will discuss data presentations surrounding carfilzomib in multiple myeloma, as featured at the 52nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Orlando, Florida.
The virtual event will begin at 10:00 a.m. ET on December 7, 2010. The live webcast will be available at:
or by dialing 847-585-4405 and using the passcode 28465587. A replay of the presentation ... read more
IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/06/10 -- Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart connectivity solutions that enable business and technology professionals to access any device, anywhere, anytime, today announced that, in accordance with NASDAQ Marketplace Rule 4350, three (3) new employees were granted an inducement stock option covering an aggregate sum of 2,920 shares of common stock. These options were granted under the 2010 Inducement Equity Incentive Plan and without stockholder approval pursuant to ... read more
Today Bonal International, Inc. (OTC: BONL) announced a dividend of $0.06 a share. This is the seventh dividend paid by Bonal International in the last six fiscal years and the first time Bonal is paying a second dividend in the same fiscal year. The dividend is payable on December 20, 2010 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 10, 2010.
"The Board of Directors feels that the company is coming out of the recession ... read more