Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqGS: SPPI), a biotechnology company with
fully integrated commercial and drug development operations with a
primary focus in oncology, today announced preliminary unaudited fourth
quarter and fiscal 2010 revenues.
“We are excited with our accomplishments in 2010, ... read more
Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate mesylate) capsules is now recommended as an alternative to warfarin to reduce the risk of stroke and blood clots in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) in the Guidelines on the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation, which were jointly developed by the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF), American Heart Association (AHA) and Heart Rhythm Society (HRS).(1) The addition of PRADAXA to the guidelines appeared as a "Focused Update" to the section on emerging antithrombotic agents ... read more
Cynosure, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYNO) today announced financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2010.
Revenues for the fourth quarter of 2010 increased 16 percent to $22.3 million from $19.3 million in the same period of 2009. Net loss for the fourth quarter of 2010 was $0.8 million, or $0.06 per basic and diluted share, compared with a net loss of $14.5 million, or $1.14 per basic and diluted share, or the comparable period of 2009. ... read more
ForteBio®, Inc., a leading supplier of label-free technology that accelerates the development of biotherapeutic and pharmaceutical products, today announced the launch of its Octet RED96 System, as well as its new Dip and Read Protein L Biosensor for use on the company's Octet platform. The product introductions further widen the scope and utility of the company's flagship instrumentation system, which provides real-time, label-free analysis of biomolecular interactions, with unprecedented ease of use and cost-efficiency.
The Octet RED96 system can rapidly measure ... read more
Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CUR) announces the appointment of business leader Stanley I. Westreich to its Board of Directors. With his appointment the company's board is now comprised of a majority of independent directors.
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Dr. Karl Johe, PhD, Chairman of Neuralstem's Board of Directors and the Company's Chief Science Officer, welcomed Mr. Westreich on behalf of the shareholders stating that, "Mr. Westreich is a welcome addition to our Board of Directors. His wealth of experience as a business and ... read more
LifeNexus today announced the launch of the first multi-purpose electronic health card utilizing an embedded microcomputer, the iChip(TM), for securely maintaining an individual's personal health record, in concert with a payment card. The LifeNexus Personal Health Card® is a novel, secure mobile technology that helps individuals care for their loved ones by putting them in control and at the center of their personal healthcare.
The LifeNexus Personal Health Card stores comprehensive health information for individuals and their family members, including demographic ... read more
With its rapidly expanding capacity and diversified user base, Facebook has developed technology that helps clinical trial recruiters to precisely target populations and reaches them in a way that was never before possible. Working closely with Facebook, MediciGlobal has been pioneering the use of this social networking site to inform people about clinical trials open for enrollment.
MediciGlobal was recently presented with the task of recruiting adolescents and their mothers for a clinical trial. The enrollment timeline for this research ... read more
Joyant Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Joyant"), a privately-held pharmaceutical company, announced the grant of an exceptional US patent covering an entire class of anti-cancer therapeutics based upon Smac mimetics. Smac mimetics represent a novel approach to targeting the apoptotic pathway and have broad potential for the treatment of cancer, both solid tumor and hematological malignancies.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) granted US Pat. No. 7,884,211 on Joyant's exclusively-licensed anticancer drug technology. "The USPTO issues broad claims like this ... read more
Sanofi-aventis (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (Toronto, Canada) announced that they have entered into a research agreement and licensing option for vasculotide, an investigational compound to treat chronic wounds. This includes neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers caused by a lack of sensation and neuropathic ulcers that are complicated by peripheral arterial disease, commonly called neuroischemic diabetic foot ulcers.
"Our new relationship with Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre fits our strategy of fostering scientific exchange through external collaborations ... read more
Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that the Mirror Portfolio, a concept created by Lilly to access innovation being developed outside the company's walls, has achieved a significant milestone. One of the independent venture capital firms participating in the Mirror Portfolio has acquired two molecules and will oversee the next stage of their development. The first is a molecule developed pre-clinically by researchers at a major academic institution that is being studied as a potential treatment for congestive ... read more
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
-- Harris will deliver comprehensive upgrades at nine Air National Guard
-- System upgrades will provide Air National Guard with the integrated
information transport capability to support current and future missions
-- Agreement signifies Harris as a trusted integrator and mission partner
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Pageonce (pageonce.com), a top-ranked daily finance service for mobile devices, today announced it hit the four-million user mark, growing 300 percent in the past year from one to four million users. Since launching its Pageonce Money & Bills application three months ago, the company has added one million users.
"Our mission to simplify daily financial life for all has struck a chord with Americans looking for more control over their money and bills," said Guy Goldstein, CEO of Pageonce. ... read more
Servigistics, the world's leading enterprise software solution for Service Lifecycle Management (SLM), announced today that it will host its ninth annual client conference Servigistics EXCHANGE 2011, March 7-10 at Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, AZ.
Servigistics EXCHANGE 2011 will bring together service executives and thought leaders from around the world to network, learn, and share best practices for driving customer loyalty and profitability and growth through SLM. This year's agenda will feature keynote addresses from industry leaders, analysts and ... read more
VERTEX, Incorporated, a provider of professional services and innovative software to the insurance and financial services industries, today announced their introduction of an XML Compare Utility Service, VTXcompare(TM), licensed to business as a web-based service.
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Businesses who exchange information electronically often use XML and the Internet because it is less costly than building internal systems and data feeds to each of their external partners. The XML-based exchanges are subject to risk if the data changes in a ... read more
SuccessEHS, a nationally recognized, streamlined practice management and electronic health record (EHR / EMR) software vendor, is now listed as a Ryan White Services Reporting System (RSR) vendor. SuccessEHS version 6.0.072 is RSR ready, meaning it is current with RSR specifications. In order to be qualified as RSR ready, a system must incorporate all of the RSR data elements and functions to create encrypted Unique Client Identifiers (eUCI) and generate the XML (eXtensible Markup Language) data for upload.
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Teo (http://www.teotech.com), an innovative telecommunications company, formerly known as Tone Commander Systems, announced today that it will participate in the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Homeland Security Conference, taking place February 22-24 in Washington, D.C. The company will be available at booth #211 to demonstrate its industry-leading TSG-6 certified phones for secure commercial and government environments.
Teo has led the market for TSG-6 solutions, announcing the first TSG-6 SIP compliant IP phone in April 2009. Since then, the company ... read more
Techie travelers can download a new mobile application, "Explore Monterey," to put the very best of Monterey County at their fingertips. "Explore Monterey" will be a mobile platform for the destination's official visitors guide and provide county-wide information spanning Moss Landing to Big Sur. The Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau recently launched the app as a free download for Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices.
"Explore Monterey" will feature a diverse selection of categories: Dining, Wine, Things to Do, ... read more
aisle411, the premier mobile retail navigation service that helps shoppers find what they are looking for and get rewarded for it, today announced that its service is now live in more than 1000 stores across the U.S., with additional locations launched this week in Los Angeles, San Diego and Las Vegas.
aisle411 empowers anyone with a mobile phone to find products and promotions quickly and easily in retail stores. With intuitive voice recognition technology powered by Nuance, aisle411 offers a unique ... read more
Picktainment.com, the premier destination for awards show competitions, is proud to announce that Oscar pools are available on the site and will be until the start of the Academy Awards telecast on February 27.
In the same way that other sites provide scoring for March Madness pools and fantasy sports leagues, Picktainment.com allows users to join with their friends, family, and co-workers to have a pool for the Oscars, Emmys, and other awards shows.
Formerly known as AwardsPicks.com, the newly renamed ... read more
Cox's "Unbelievably Fair" advertising campaign will begin this week in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The debut of this campaign officially signals Oklahoma as Cox's next market to receive wireless service. To date, the company's wireless service is currently available in Hampton Roads, Va., Omaha, Neb. and Orange County, Calif.
"Cox's Unbelievably Fair wireless service is striking a positive chord with customers in our initial wireless markets," said Stephen Bye, Cox's vice president of wireless. "And now we will ... read more