International development agencies in nine countries -- Austria, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Norway, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States of America-have been asked to explain their criteria for funding HIV and AIDS assistance -- and whether faith-based organizations get special concessions when they apply for public funds to deliver prevention and treatment programs abroad.
Sixteen national and international nongovernmental organizations today wrote to nine national overseas development agencies, requesting "assistance in achieving greater transparency and accountability in the funding ... read more
The steady increase in recession-spurred egg donor prospects has not resulted in a larger pool of qualified candidates, a leading agency that matches egg donors and gestational surrogates with intended parents said today.
"While media coverage, and especially about the compensation (averaging $5,000 to $7,000) has created awareness and a flood of prospects, the vast majority have not qualified as donors for various reasons," said Mary Ellen McLaughlin, a partner at Chicago-based Alternative Reproductive Resources (www.arr1.com).
She added: "It speaks to ... read more
(NASDAQ:SGI), a trusted leader in technical computing, will showcase its
Cube® expandable modular data center (MDC) solutions in booth #29 at
the 29th Annual Gartner
Data Center Conference being held from December 6-9 at Caesar’s
... read more
Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) today announced that Ken Joyce,
the company’s president and chief executive officer, and Jim Fusaro, the
company’s executive vice president, assembly and test product
management, will participate in the Barclays Capital Global Technology
Conference in San Francisco, CA, on Wednesday, December ... read more
Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) today announced that Joanne
Solomon, the company’s executive vice president and chief financial
officer, and Jim Fusaro, the company’s executive vice president,
assembly and test product management, will participate in the Credit
Suisse 2010 Annual Technology Conference in Scottsdale, AZ, on ... read more
Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Nasdaq: SWHC) today announced that it plans to release its second quarter fiscal 2011 financial results on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 after the close of the market. The full text of the press release will be available on Smith & Wesson's web site at http://www.smith-wesson.com under the Investor Relations section.
On Wednesday, December 8, 2010, Smith & Wesson will host an analyst conference call that may include forward-looking statements. The conference call will be web cast ... read more
PhaseBio Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately held, clinical-stage
biotechnology company developing drugs to treat diabetes, metabolic
disease and cardiovascular disease, announced today that it has begun
Phase 1/2a clinical testing with its lead compound, GlymeraTM
(PB1023), in patients with Type 2 diabetes. GlymeraTM is a
... read more
Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAC) today announced the
completion of its initial public offering of 12,000,000 shares of its
common stock at a price of $5.00 per share. In addition, Anacor has
granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional
1,800,000 shares ... read more
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --
-- Continuous or maintenance treatment is the new approach to cancer.
-- Continuing treatment helps provide longer remissions and fewer relapses.
-- This is made possible by new medications that can be taken and tolerated
Multiple myeloma is one of the cancers that leads the way in this new approach to treatment. Hear directly ... read more
Digital entertainment services company RealNetworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNWK) announced today that Bob Kimball, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Credit Suisse Technology Conference in Phoenix, Ariz. on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010 at 11 a.m. ET (9 a.m. MT).
The presentation will also be available via live audio webcast at http://investor.realnetworks.com in the "Events" section, and a replay from the same link will be available for three months following the conference, beginning the following morning.
For More Information:
Marj Charlier, RealNetworks, ... read more
As 2010 comes to a close and enterprises begin planning for the new
Inc., a global leader in wired and wireless network solutions, will
join data center managers and IT professionals at Gartner’s
Data Center Conference December 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nev., to deliver ... read more
DENVER, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --
-- P/SL has expanded its Blood Cancer Program with the creation of the
Colorado Blood Cancer Institute (CBCI) and the expansion of the Rocky
Mountain Blood and Marrow Transplant Program (RMBMTP).
-- HealthONE and Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center have acquired the
free standing Cancer Care ... read more
InSite Vision Incorporated (OTCBB:INSV), a company developing novel
ophthalmic therapeutics, has appointed Timothy Ruane as Chief Executive
Officer (CEO) and elected Mr. Ruane to its Board of Directors, effective
December 1, 2010. Louis Drapeau, InSite Vision’s interim Chief Executive
Officer, will continue to serve in his ... read more
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/30/10 -- Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in flexible robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, today announced the opening of its new European headquarters in London that will serve as the hub for its commercial, training and physician support activities for its business outside the U.S., including the planned launch next year of the company's currently investigational flexible catheter vascular robotic ... read more
America’s biopharmaceutical research companies are working on 100 new
medicines and vaccines [video]
to treat and prevent HIV/AIDS and related conditions, according to a new report
from the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA).
Although scientists have made ... read more
UniversityDecisions.com, a research and resource focused website for potential college students, is helping recent college graduates pay down student loans while highlighting the benefits of getting a college education. On December 1st 2010, UniversityDecisions.com will launch The Success Yearbook® - a year-round video contest for graduates to share their personal college success story. Winners are selected quarterly, each winning $10,000 toward their loans, making The Success Yearbook® one of the biggest contests dedicated solely to rewarding college graduates for their ... read more
KEMP Technologies today announced that the Springfield public school system in Massachusetts has implemented KEMP LoadMasters in its datacenters. Delivering high availability for web-based applications, the application delivery controllers (ADC) and server load balancers optimize and seamlessly distribute web traffic across servers. With KEMP's load balancers, the school system is able to assure high availability and avoid congestion associated with accessing its new web-based student information system during such times as report-card day, when thousands of parents would require access.
For ... read more
Innotrac Corporation (Nasdaq: INOC) today updated its previous announcement regarding the restriction placed on the trading of Company stock in the IPOF Fund, L.P. administered by the receiver appointed by the United States District Court in Cleveland, Ohio. The Court has extended the period during which financial institutions holding Company stock owned by the IPOF Fund, Mr. Dadante or Dadante-related entities are restricted from trading any of these shares as defined in the Court's prior orders until March 1, 2011.
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Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST on
Thursday, Dec. 16, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal 2011 financial
results. A news release containing these results will be issued before
To participate, please dial +1 ... read more