OSP® magazine today announced a powerful event line-up for
the upcoming OSP EXPO 2011 taking place September 12–14, 2011 at the
Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati OH. “OSP EXPO is just 7
weeks away, and we’re pleased to share an unprecedented line-up set for
Cincinnati this ... read more
Inc. today announced positive results in a new application of its
powerful, automated, molecular diagnostic platform, termed SeptiCARD,
for the detection of septicemia, the presence of bacteria in the blood
often associated with severe infection. Results were presented in a
... read more
NASA's DISCOVER-AQ air quality field campaign will take to the skies over the Baltimore-Washington traffic corridor and northeast Maryland on Thursday, July 28, from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. EDT. Flights between the Washington Beltway and Baltimore will follow Interstate 95.
Flights by NASA's P-3B and UC-12 aircraft are part of a mission to enhance the capability of satellites to measure ground-level air quality from space. DISCOVER-AQ, which stands for Deriving Information on Surface conditions from Column and Vertically ... read more
A recent WirelessED survey of cell phone users found that 77% of respondents would access materials providing easy instruction and direction on how to use cell phones outside of the U.S., but only 57% know where to find such information.
To educate consumers about how to best use their wireless devices as they venture overseas this summer, Consumer Action is releasing the third and final educational brochure in the WirelessED program, "Roaming the World With Your Phone." The brochure provides ... read more
iCAD, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICAD), an industry-leading provider of advanced
image analysis, workflow solutions and radiation therapies for the early
identification and treatment of cancer, today announced the installation
of two veterinary Xoft Axxent® eBx™ electronic brachytherapy
systems at veterinary clinics in Rhode Island and New York. ... read more
Stryker Neurovascular, a division of Stryker Corporation, today announced the results of its Matrix and Platinum Science (MAPS) Trial during the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) 8th Annual Meeting in Colorado Springs. The MAPS Trial establishes a new standard for the measurement of aneurysm treatment success, target aneurysm recurrence rate (TAR)*, and proves that coiling is an excellent treatment for both ruptured and unruptured aneurysms.
Begun in 2007, the MAPS trial is the largest, most rigorous randomized controlled study to-date ... read more
The touch of an iPhone -- which brought the last of 382 solar trackers into position perpendicular with the sun -- marked the commissioning of the largest solar installation in Vermont and the largest installation of its kind in all of North America.
Manufactured just four miles from the site of the solar farm, 382 AllSun Trackers produced by Williston-based AllEarth Renewables make up the 2.2 MW farm. The pole-mounted trackers use innovative GPS and wireless ... read more
VelQuest Corporation, world leader in lab execution systems for the pharmaceutical industry, today introduced a new paperless microbiological environmental monitoring system for manufacturers in life science industries. SmartLab EM(TM) was developed in collaboration with quality control personnel at top pharmaceutical companies who were seeking a new paperless microbiological and environmental monitoring management system to reduce errors and risk for batch rejection in aseptic processing facilities.
FDA Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) regulations require manufacturers to include microbiological and environmental monitoring data with ... read more
Telecom Inc., a provider of enterprise grade networking and
communications solutions, has named Trent Anderson vice president of
enterprise sales. In this new role, Anderson is responsible for doubling
the company’s sales force by the end of 2011 as Integra focuses on
... read more
Nebula today announced it is collaborating with OpenStack and the Open
Compute Project to deliver a fully supported turnkey private cloud
platform to the enterprise. Nebula’s unique cloud hardware appliance
will support Open Compute Project servers used for compute and storage
nodes in private enterprise clouds, ... read more
ADS Financial Services Solutions (ADS), an IT strategy
consulting and systems integration firm, announced that Robert Hasler
has joined ADS as Vice President, Business Development. In this
position, Mr. Hasler will be responsible for initiating and developing
new client relationships for ADS. He will also work ... read more
Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and
global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today
announced it has signed a new global contract with Honeywell
Sensing and Control. Honeywell Sensing and Control is an industry
leader ... read more
Mount Carmel Health Partners in Columbus, Ohio, has chosen MedVentive
Population Manager™ to support the group’s clinical integration
initiative, and to help partner physicians and the Mount Carmel Health
System improve patient care and clinical outcomes through quality
improvement programs that can be tracked and measured ... read more
New public awareness website www.unitedrecalls.com
aims to improve auto safety by making vehicle recalls easier for owners
to track. The site presents clearly understandable information regarding
major recalls across all vehicle makes and models, as well as a range of
other consumer goods.
... read more
MapleStory, Nexon’s wildly popular side-scrolling action MMORPG, has
expanded to the social gaming platform today with MapleStory Adventures.
This movement marks Nexon’s branching out to the Facebook gaming
territory with one of the first true action MMORPGs to hit the social
... read more
In recognition of a growing body of studies highlighting the key role nurses' play in patient safety, The Leapfrog Group announced they will publicly report on hospitals that have demonstrated nursing excellence on Leapfrog's annual hospital survey. Making the announcement at AARP's Champion Nursing Council and Coalition Meeting in Washington, D.C., Leapfrog's CEO Leah Binder stated, "With this addition to our annual survey, Leapfrog is recognizing the vital role nurses play in patient safety and their strong commitment to transparency. ... read more
A recent study published in the peer-reviewed national medical journal, Neurology, found that common drugs used to treat multiple sclerosis (MS) provide only modest health gains and come at a very high cost in the United States. Local Evergreen Healthcare neurologist Dr. Lahar Mehta co-authored the study, which was based on research led by Dr. Katia Noyes of the University of Rochester in New York.
The study, "Cost-effectiveness of disease-modifying therapy for multiple sclerosis: A population based study," found ... read more
NASA has selected the inaugural class of Space Technology Research Fellows. Eighty-one students will receive graduate student fellowships from NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist to pursue master's or doctoral degrees in relevant space technology disciplines at their respective institutions.
This first class of Space Technology Fellows is part of NASA's strategy to develop the technological foundation for its future science and exploration missions. The program's goal is to provide the nation with a pipeline of highly skilled engineers ... read more
FutureLogic Inc., announced today that the Nevada Gaming Control Board has authorized the company to proceed with an administrative field trial of FutureLogic's PromoNet® promotional couponing solution at a casino in Las Vegas. The field trial is scheduled to take place at a location that offers over 2,400 slot machines with TITO technology and more than 52 table games.
Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Glendale, Calif., FutureLogic develops and supplies solutions for the gaming industry including ... read more
HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR, ASX:HIN) plans to release financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011, after the close of the U.S. stock markets on Thursday, August 4, 2011.
A conference call with management is scheduled for 5:00 pm U.S. Eastern Daylight Time on Thursday, August 4, 2011 (being 7:00 am Australian Eastern Standard Time, Friday, August 5, 2011) to discuss the Company's financial results, highlights from the quarter and business outlook. The call ... read more