For the third year in a row, Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company announced that their VisionREZ residential Building Information Modeling (BIM) software is a Constructech residential Top Product winner for 2011 in the Trusted Products category. The Constructech Top Products honor technology solutions that have demonstrated the greatest innovations geared toward the homebuilding market.
"Ameri-CAD is honored that VisionREZ was once again chosen as a Top Product in 2011 by Constructech," says Jay Moore, Ameri-CAD Business Development Manager. "Through ... read more
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded $2 million to Duke University Prevention Epicenter as part of its program to conduct innovative research in the science of preventing Healthcare-Associated Infections, or HAIs, with the goal of saving lives in healthcare settings. The Tru-D germicidal disinfection system was selected by Duke University after successful internal trials and published third-party data provided reliable, repeatable results. Five Tru-D instruments (Lumalier Corporation) will be deployed during the first two years of the grant. ... read more
Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) announced today that the early tender deadline and the withdrawal deadline with respect to its previously announced cash tender offer in respect of its 14 1/4% Senior Secured Notes due 2015 (the "First Priority Notes") and 12 3/4% Senior Secured Notes due 2014 (the "Second Priority Notes" and, together with the First Priority Notes, the "Notes") expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on March 24, 2011 (the "Early Tender Time"). The depositary for the ... read more
Tengion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TNGN) today provided a business update and reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010.
"Our Neo-Urinary Conduit clinical trial in patients with bladder cancer is advancing as expected and investigators are continuing to gather valuable insights to optimize the surgical procedure," stated Steven Nichtberger, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Tengion. "In parallel, we continue to make great strides with our Neo-Kidney Augment program. Recent publications and presentations by our scientists have ... read more
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI), today confirmed that the United States District Court for the District of Delaware has ruled that Watson's generic version of Fentora® (fentanyl buccal tablets C-II) infringes United States Patent No. 6,264,981 (the '981 Patent). The Company said that it was reviewing the court's decision and would evaluate all available options, including an appeal.
Watson's Abbreviated New Drug Application ("ANDA") for its generic version of Fentora® has been approved by the FDA.
In 2008, ... read more
Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the Company received notice of a $5.7 million company commercialization award from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas ("CPRIT"). Bellicum was the only company recommended for funding in this second round of the commercialization award program. The award will fund personnel, manufacturing, and clinical testing of Bellicum's CaspaCIDe(TM) therapy, which promises to substantially improve outcomes for late stage cancer patients.
CPRIT was established to expedite cancer research innovation and commercialization and ... read more
ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT) has expanded the coverage of its Yonder® high-speed internet service over Brazil and the surrounding region. The StarOne C1 satellite is providing the bandwidth and a ViaSat regional teleport has been installed and commissioned in Rio de Janeiro. The new region of the network is operational for maritime and aviation customers of the Yonder network.
"The added coverage in South America automatically becomes available to our Yonder service customers, so all aviation and maritime customers ... read more
BIAS Corporation, a Platinum-level partner in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) headquartered in Atlanta, announces the achievement of 10 OPN Specializations, including:
Oracle Exadata Database Machine Oracle GoldenGate
Oracle Business Intelligence
Foundation Oracle Service-Oriented Architecture
Oracle WebCenter Suite Oracle Real ... read more
The Institute for Defense and Business (IDB) was presented the "Above & Beyond Award" by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) at a recent annual employer recognition banquet in Greensboro, NC. The award recognizes employers at the state and local level who have gone above and beyond the legal requirements for granting leave and providing support for military duty by their employee's service in the National Guard. IDB employee and North Carolina National Guard (NCNG) member, Staff ... read more
Avery Dennison has given its business units new names to communicate
their focus on market-driven solutions that help make brands more
inspiring and the world more intelligent.
The company’s largest business unit, Roll Materials, becomes Label
and Packaging Materials ... read more
NASHVILLE, TN -- (Marketwire) -- 03/25/11 -- Guests from Que Publishing and Kroll Ontrack will appear on radio talk show Let's Talk Computers. Que Publishing is a company of Pearson Education, the world's largest education publisher and a Pearson (NYSE: PSO) company. Kroll Ontrack is a leading provider of information management, data recovery, and legal technology products and services.
Michael Miller, Let's Talk Computers Industry Analyst and author of "Microsoft Windows 7 Your Way -- Speed Up and Customize Windows," ... read more
COLUMBIA, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 03/25/11 -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN), a leading oncology drug development company, today announced financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010 and addressed the progress of its clinical trials of ThermoDox®, Celsion's proprietary heat-activated liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), commonly referred to as primary liver cancer. ThermoDox® is currently being evaluated under a Special Protocol Assessment with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in ... read more
DreamBox Learning, an adaptive learning company, today announced the
release of DreamBox Learning Administrator Dashboard, a new reporting
tool for school and district administrators enabling them to monitor the
participation, proficiency and progress of all students within a school
using the DreamBox Learning math software. DreamBox ... read more
Stack Exchange Inc., a leader in community-driven expert Q&A sites,
today announced it has officially launched its Q&A site for electronics
design professionals and enthusiasts. The Electronics Design Stack
provides a forum for professional and amateur electronics developers to
... read more
Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a leader in 3D
design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that
Lorrie M. Norrington has been appointed to Autodesk's board of directors.
“I’m pleased to welcome Lorrie Norrington to our board of directors and
... read more
(NASDAQ:SABA), the premier people cloud provider, today announced that
it is participating at the Chief Learning Officer (CLO) Spring Symposium
in Amelia Island, FL on March 27 – 30, 2011 as a platinum sponsor. In
addition, Saba is sponsoring the event’s LearningElite Gala, and will ... read more
Jarred by the force of the recent recession, the retail industry has
taken a closer look at driving more efficiency and responsiveness into
its businesses. A new report by IDC
Retail Insights, Best
Practices: Fashion Retailers Build Greater Brand Equity, Improve Return
... read more
Qualifacts Systems Inc. announced at the kickoff of its 2011 Users’
Conference that CareLogic Enterprise is 2011/2012 compliant and was
certified as a Complete EHR on March 22, 2011, by the Certification
Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an
ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable Eligible ... read more
EPower & Associates, Inc. has been named the sole source provider for the acclaimed trauma-informed response program, Risking Connection®, to King County Mental Health, Chemical Abuse and Dependency Services. King County is the recipient of a five-year SAMHSA Transformation to Trauma-Informed Care grant, implementing trauma-informed responses in all areas of the organization.
Agencies involved in the grant to King County serve those with or at risk for mental illness, including veterans of the U.S. military and their families, through ... read more