This month marks the third anniversary of the opening of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's (CHOP) Garbose Family Special Delivery Unit, the world's first birth facility exclusively for mothers carrying babies with known birth defects like spina bifida and congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Babies diagnosed with these birth defects will either undergo fetal surgery to treat the condition before birth or need immediate specialized care after birth.
Since June of 2008 more than 750 babies have been delivered in the ... read more
This week, 2011 National Teacher of the Year Michelle Shearer is traveling 7,000 miles in her inaugural overseas trip since being named to her post last month. She will travel to China where she will represent U.S. teachers in meetings with Chinese education ministers, teachers, and students. Shearer will travel with People to People Ambassadors Programs, the world leader in global educational travel experiences, on a trip that will examine the teaching profession in China and highlight the need for ... read more
Global Security Agency Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GSAG) ("the Company), a leading provider in logistics, support training, personal protection, security intelligence work and risk analysis for clients worldwide, today announced that it has signed another high wealth family to provide Personal Protection Services on a 24/7 basis.
Larry Lunger, CEO of the Company, stated, "Global Security Agency continues to grow larger and at a pace that is beyond our original expectations, and in order to meet client demands, we are actively ... read more
GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTCQB/OTCBB: GOVX), a biotechnology company that creates, develops and tests innovative HIV/AIDS vaccines, announced today the opening of a third site for testing the therapeutic potential of its HIV/AIDS vaccine. The Los Angeles-based AIDS Research Alliance (ARA) will join with two existing members of GeoVax's clinical trial site team: the AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta and the Alabama Vaccine Research Clinic at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The ARA is the nation's only independent, nonprofit ... read more
Mr. Ronald L. Chez, a private investor, filed an amended 13D for RepliGen Corporation (Nasdaq: RGEN) with the SEC.
RepliGen Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company focused on building an integrated company by developing and marketing innovative drugs that deliver the benefits of protein therapies in the fields of neurology and gastroenterology. RepliGen has a core competency in the development and manufacturing of biologics products, which serve as the basis for the bioprocessing business. RepliGen has out-licensed certain biologics intellectual property, ... read more
RAPID CITY, SD -- (Marketwire) -- 06/23/11 -- Dakota Backup today announced that it has been recognized for Best SMB Vertical Marketing Campaign by Asigra Inc, a leading Cloud Backup, recovery and restore (BURR) software provider since 1986. The award highlights Dakota Backup for its success in achieving outstanding customer satisfaction and innovative business practices in the deployment and application of Asigra's Cloud Backup solution. Dakota Backup was honored for its leadership at the 2011 Asigra Cloud Backup ... read more
SANTA ANA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/23/11 -- MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced that CETENA, a research and development subsidiary of the FINCANTIERI Group, the leading manufacturer in the shipbuilding industry, relies on MSC Marc to investigate and optimize the curing process of composite materials with epoxy resin.
Epoxy resin, like all other thermosetting polymers, reaches its optimal mechanical properties when it is completely cross-linked. The properties of the ... read more
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 06/23/11 -- Information Builders, an independent leader in business intelligence (BI) solutions, today announced that its Premium Support team received the "Customer Service Team of the Year" Stevie Award in the 2011 American Business Awards (ABA). Information Builders was also named a finalist in two additional categories, "Customer Service Executive of the Year" and "Customer Service Department of the Year." This is the fourth consecutive year that the company's customer service has ... read more
BETHESDA, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 06/23/11 -- GetWellNetwork, Inc., the leading provider of Interactive Patient Care solutions, today announced the winners of the third annual Interactive Patient Care Awards. Leading healthcare facilities and executives from across the U.S. were honored at the fourth annual GetConnected User Conference for their achievements in Interactive Patient Care (IPC) initiatives that resulted in better patient outcomes and facility performance improvements.
"We are extremely proud to honor the people and facilities that have successfully adapted ... read more
Whether on the road for business or pleasure this summer, travelers seeking the most current local information can rely on the first Magellan RoadMate GPS with WiFi, the new Magellan® RoadMate® 5175T-LM GPS navigation device.
The Magellan RoadMate 5175T-LM, available now, is a full-featured GPS navigator with a large 5" high-resolution touchscreen, and includes several unique applications that enable business travelers to locate local favorites for client dinners and vacationers to plan daytrip excursions.
The first thing noticeable about this travel ... read more
ADP®, a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, benefits administration and integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, today announced that the company has been named to IDG's Computerworld 2011 list of Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT).
Each year, Computerworld recognizes the top 100 companies that provide dynamic, challenging business environments, enable their IT staff to develop and grow professionally and offer competitive benefits and compensation. The 2011 listing has been released in conjunction with the results ... read more
API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ATNY) ("API" or the "Company"), a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure solutions for the defense, aerospace, and commercial industries, will list its common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market effective June 27th, 2011 under the ticker symbol ATNY.
Bel Lazar, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Jack Freeman, Chief Financial Officer, will ring the opening bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite Studio in New York City on Wednesday June 29th at 9:30 ... read more
Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Extreme Reach, a leading provider of video advertising solutions based in Needham, Mass., to support its production and distribution of digital video advertising. Extreme Reach will leverage Level 3's advanced Internet services in a new facility located in Burbank, Calif. that will facilitate the company's in-house production services and capabilities.
Extreme Reach is focused on the goal of providing advertisers with the world's ... read more
Charter Business, a division of Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), today announced the deployment of its long-haul Ethernet service, the latest enhancement to Charter Business Optical Ethernet service. The long-haul service extends the reach of Optical Ethernet service beyond a metro area, allowing enterprise and carrier customers to seamlessly connect multiple business locations within Charter's network footprint, regardless of distance. The launch of Layer 3 VPN (Virtual Private Network) service also provides a new Wide Area Network (WAN) option for ... read more
Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE), the world's largest online travel company, today announced a new multi-year, global partnership agreement with Kempinski Hotels, Europe's oldest independent luxury hotel group. This agreement strengthens the long-standing relationship between Expedia and Kempinski, whose more than 60 luxury properties will be made available on the more than 100 Expedia® and Hotels.com® travel bookings sites worldwide, as well as through Egencia, Hotwire and over 10,000 Expedia Affiliate Network sites.
"We value the outstanding marketing support and ... read more
Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHIE) has announced that it will connect to the Indiana State Department of Health's Children and Hoosiers Immunization Registry Program (CHIRP). CHIRP is a secure, internet-based immunization registry operated by the Immunization Program of the State Health Department.
This connection will provide secure, seamless integration between IHIE and CHIRP, eliminating a step for physicians and providing greater efficiencies for the State Health Department. It will help physicians ensure immunizations for their patients ... read more
Yidio, the leading independent online television guide, today launched the first multi-channel personalized newsfeed for television and movies that "brings TV to you." The public beta launch of Yidio Alerts services for Facebook, email and Twitter demonstrates the scalability and flexibility of the core Yidio API and program guide to aggregate normalize and broadcast complex entertainment information. With innovation in entertainment programming exploding, a dizzying array of new devices coming available every day, and an ever-growing appetite for ... read more
Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, has updated outlooks for EMC (NYSE: EMC), Cree (Nasdaq: CREE), Oclaro (Nasdaq: OCLR), and Applied Micro Circuits (Nasdaq: AMCC).
Next Inning editor Paul McWilliams has leveraged a decades-long career as a semiconductor industry insider to deliver in-depth insights and winning stock selections for his newsletter subscribers. McWilliams' Next Inning model portfolio has posted huge gains, returning 300% since its inception in 2002, and ... read more
Today, data breach in healthcare is a surreptitious threat, with a data breach in healthcare occurring every two days. Complicated by federal and state governments regulating and scrutinizing the privacy of patients' protected health information (PHI), healthcare organizations are challenged by time, people, and expertise needed to assess privacy risks, prepare for a breach, and meet complex compliance regulations. To help, ID Experts is offering Complete Data Breach Care, services and technology intended to help healthcare organizations with privacy risks ... read more
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWKS), an innovator of high reliability
analog and mixed signal semiconductors enabling a broad range of end
markets, today expanded its product portfolio by adding high dynamic
range power detectors for smart phones and datacards. Skyworks’ RF
detectors are an industry first and ... read more