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Wednesday, March 14, 2012

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    TEWKSBURY, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/14/12 -- WHAT: Design Control for Medical Devices-Ensuring Compliant Processes and Procedures with PLM Webinar. FDA statistics show that forty five to fifty percent of all medical device recalls stemmed from poor product design. Design controls are not only a regulatory requirement, they lay the foundation for the proper design and development of medical devices. Hosted by Omnify Software with a guest industry expert speaker, this complimentary educational webinar will help attendees learn how to implement effective ... read more
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    MathWorks today announced the launch of dedicated Model-Based Design consulting services for ISO 26262 projects. Now, automotive engineers can use the ISO 26262 Process Deployment Advisory Service when using MATLAB and Simulink to develop high integrity embedded systems that need ... read more
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    Civolution, the leading provider of technology and solutions for identifying, managing and monetizing media content, will be demonstrating the full range of its market leading solutions at NAB 2012 (booth SU7923) including a major upgrade to its award winning Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) solutions, SyncNow, its Teletrax platform, the premier global media monitoring solution and the latest developments to its NexGuard media protection product line. "This is undoubtedly a period of unprecedented change for the media industry with a clear ... read more
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    Cloud computing is a powerful catalyst for job creation and has greater potential for employment growth than the Internet did in its early years, according to a new study by the Sand Hill Group, sponsored by SAP America, Inc., a subsidiary of SAP AG (NYSE: SAP). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110126/AQ34470LOGO) At a briefing Wednesday morning in Washington, DC, the study's authors said cloud computing is already generating a sizable number of jobs in the U.S. today. Based on numerous trends and indicators, it has ... read more
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    CoreMedia, a leading Web Content Management (WCM) company, today announced CoreMedia Elastic Social, which provides architecture and advanced social feature enhancements to its Social Software to enable companies to engage their audiences in uniquely scalable conversations around their Web content. As social networking quickly becomes the de facto medium for interaction by consumers and executives alike, companies are searching for scalable ways to transform their websites into social environments and engage with their audiences on a more interactive level without sacrificing ... read more
  • Lear Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call --- SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 14, 2012
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    Lear Corporation [NYSE: LEA] will hold a conference call to review the company's first quarter 2012 financial results and related matters on May 3, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. EDT. To participate in the conference call: -- Domestic calls (800) 789-4751 -- International calls (973) 200-3975 The audio replay will be available two hours following the call at: -- Domestic calls (855) 859-2056 -- International calls ... read more
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    Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL) today announced mass deployment of the Marvell® 88SS9187 SATA controller fueled by high performance embedded processor technology. The 88SS9187 features a 6 gigabit-per-second (Gb/s) SATA Revision 3.1 compliant host interface optimized for the fast-growing solid state drive (SSD) sector, offering many game changing benefits to the consumer, mobile and enterprise markets. A significant number of high-profile SSD manufacturers are set to deploy Marvell's newest solution immediately, with additional partners expected to integrate 88SS9187 implementations later this year. (Photo: ... read more
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    Everist Genomics (EGI), a rapidly-growing personalized medicine company, today announced the launch of the world's first comprehensive companion diagnostics and prognostics portfolio to improve early diagnosis, management and treatment of patients with colorectal cancer. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120314/NY69822 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110110/NY26865LOGO ) The portfolio of four individual tests provides innovative gene expression profiling and analysis of molecular markers to help physicians track tumor development and responsiveness to therapy, enabling personalized treatment across all stages of colorectal cancer. The tests will be available to U.S. customers starting ... read more
  • BioDrain Medical Inc. Appoints New Board Member --- MINNEAPOLIS, March 14, 2012
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    BioDrain Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: BIOR, OTCQB: BIOR), producer of the FDA cleared STREAMWAY System for automated surgical fluid disposal, announced today that it has appointed Joshua Kornberg to the Company's Board of Directors. Kevin Davidson, Chief Executive Officer of BioDrain, commented, "We are thrilled to bring Josh onboard. As cofounder of Atlantic Partners Alliance, a healthcare and biotechnology fund dedicated to bridge financing of companies in search of short-term capital, Josh brings to our Board an excellent understanding of how ... read more
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    Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, announced today that C. Martin Harris, MD, MBA, has been elected to its board of directors, effective March 30, bringing the company’s total number of directors to 13. Dr. Harris has also been appointed ... read more
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    Quality Business Engineering, a leading management and technology consulting organization for the federal government and defense community, today announced it has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement to provide enterprise architecture strategy and engineering services to support the U.S. Army’s ... read more
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    MILPITAS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/14/12 -- JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) executives and mobile industry leaders shared their insights on key trends unveiled at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC), Barcelona, Spain, in a new JDSU.TV Industry View segment. The trends fueling mobile communications growth highlighted at the show include the explosion of smart phone and tablet use, thousands of new video and social media applications, Wi-Fi proliferation, advancements of 4G/LTE networks, and the increased demand for cloud ... read more
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    MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/14/12 -- Silver Tail Systems, the leading provider of web session intelligence, today announced Profile Analyzer, the world's first product to provide real-time analysis of both individual user behavior and crowd behavior on websites to identify malicious activity online. The pace of innovation delivered by websites has expanded the capabilities and value delivered by financial services and ecommerce companies to their customer base. However, it has also prompted cybercriminals to look for ... read more
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    Viral Genetics (Pinksheets: VRAL) today published its March 2012 Letter to Shareholders. Providing updates on the company’s progress, the letter discusses the recent Pre-IND filing for its Lyme Disease drug candidate, notes other drugs in the pipeline that have developed out of the company’s Metabolic Disruption ... read more
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    Kony Solutions, the leading mobile enterprise application platform provider, today announced a new Kony-Gartner Inc. webinar addressing the IT challenges associated with developing applications across multiple channels and thousands of devices, for a wide range of mobile workers. ... read more
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    Intevac, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVAC) announced today an order for two 200 Lean® magnetic disk sputtering systems. “We are pleased to announce our first 200 Lean order for 2012,” commented Kevin Fairbairn, president and chief executive officer of Intevac. “We expect ... read more
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    Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM), the global leader in standards-based unified communications (UC), today announced that Global Nomads Group (GNG) is using Polycom® RealPresence® video collaboration solutions to support “Youth Talk,” an interactive video collaboration program for students ages 14-18 that ... read more
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    Apple® today announced the new iPad®, the third generation of its category defining mobile device, will arrive at Apple’s retail stores and the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com) on Friday, March 16 at 8:00 a.m. local time in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, ... read more
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    Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: IDRA) today reported financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. "Idera’s proprietary drug candidates targeting Toll-like Receptors, or TLRs, have advanced to Phase 2 clinical trials in both ... read more
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    Sex, food, alcohol and drug addictions may be more of a brain-health problem than a bad habit gone wrong, according to a new study published in the Journal of Psychoactive Drugs this month, which examines "The Clinical Utility of Brain SPECT Imaging in Process Addictions," which is available at no charge until June at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/02791072.2012.660101. Co-authored by Daniel G. Amen, M.D., Kristen Willeumier, Ph.D. and Robert Johnson, medical director at Sierra Tucson, a world-renowned psychiatric and addiction treatment hospital, the study ... read more