The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco, California has awarded Amity Foundation a $1,000,000 grant to help build Dragonfly Village, a state-of-the-art center for children and families at Amity Foundation's Circle Tree Ranch in Tucson, Arizona.
The Emerald Foundation formed by the late Frances McClelland, co-owner of Shamrock Foods, awarded an initial $250,000 grant towards the cost of planning and gaining approval for the construction. Architectural plans were completed by GD&A of Tucson, Arizona and approved by Pima County.
The center ... read more
Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: BPTH) (“Bio-Path”), a biotechnology
company with drug development operations in Houston, announced today
that it has signed an equity purchase agreement for up to $7 million
with Lincoln Park Capital Fund, LLC (“LPC”), a Chicago-based
institutional investor. Bio-Path is developing a neutral ... read more
Canada formally accepted the first of 17 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) C-130J Super Hercules aircraft today at ceremonies here and at Canadian Forces Base Trenton.
Canada finalized its CC-130J contract with Lockheed Martin in December 2007, with a subsequent agreement from the U.S. Air Force to ensure an early delivery of the first two Canadian aircraft. The balance will be delivered by the end of 2012. The CC-130Js (the Canadian designation) are the "stretched" configuration of the C-130J and are of ... read more
MADISON, WI -- (Marketwire) -- 06/04/10 -- TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for cancer care, today announced that CFO Thomas Powell and Vice President of Marketing Del Coufal will present at the 9th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 11:20 a.m. ET. The conference is scheduled for June 9-10 at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City, N.Y.
A live Webcast of the presentation will be available on ... read more
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving
science, announced that Pete Wilver, senior vice president and chief
financial officer, will present at the Jefferies 2010 Global Life
Sciences Conference being held at the Grand Hyatt New York, NY. The
presentation will take ... read more
MADISON, WI -- (Marketwire) -- 06/04/10 -- TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for cancer care, today announced that CFO Thomas Powell and Vice President of Marketing Del Coufal will present at the Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference on Friday, June 11, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. ET. The conference is scheduled for June 8-11 at The Grand Hyatt in New York City, N.Y.
A live Webcast of the presentation will be available on the ... read more
American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) – parent company of
online learning provider American
Public University System, which operates through American
Military University and American
Public University – announced that President and Chief Executive
Officer Dr. Wallace Boston plans to ... read more
The New York eHealth Collaborative, the coordinating Regional Extension Center (REC) for the state of New York, has selected Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc., provider of the fully-integrated electronic health record (EHR), practice management and interoperability solution PrimeSuite®, as a preferred EHR provider to more than 5,000 practitioners statewide.
The federal department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded grants to two separate Regional Extension Centers, the state of New York, and New York City, both of which have now selected Greenway's ... read more
Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) announced today that its 2010 Annual
Shareholder Meeting will be webcast live, via the internet, on
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. EDT. To access the live webcast,
please visit Biogen Idec’s Investor Relations section (investor.biogenidec.com).
An archived version of the ... read more
CTS Corporation (NYSE: CTS) announced that in order to support customers
in highly specialized markets, CTS has expanded its in-house conformal
coating capabilities at its Moorpark, California facility.
Customers in the medical, defense, aerospace and automotive markets find
that ... read more
The following advisory was issued today by the Men's Health Network:
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WHAT: Senior Picnic Festival. Men's Health Network, in collaboration with the DC Department of Parks and Recreation and Pfizer, is hosting free health screenings, health information resources and wellness education for DC seniors. Men's Health Network will be providing free glucose, cholesterol, and blood pressure screenings. There will also be an opportunity to test attendee's body fat and grip strength and to ... read more
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) (the "Company") today announced that the Company has adjourned today's Special Meeting of Shareholders (the "Special Meeting") to 10:00 am Pacific Daylight Time, Tuesday, June 29, 2010. The Company's proxy materials previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on February 23, 2010 and the proposals being submitted to a vote of the shareholders at the Special Meeting as described in such proxy materials remain unchanged. The Company encourages those shareholders ... read more
Defentect Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DFTC), a developer and provider of rapid response software solutions for the threat detection industry, announced today the launch of its newest product, DefenCall. The SmartPhone application is the first program that enables a user to broadcast his or her location in the event of an emergency. The information will be sent via Defentect's proprietary DM3(TM) response software to those that the user specified to take action in such an event. When the panic ... read more
The following is a statement by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden regarding Friday's launch of Space Exploration Technologies' Falcon 9 rocket.
"Congratulations to Space X on today's launch of its Falcon 9 launch vehicle. Space X's accomplishment is an important milestone in the commercial transportation effort and puts the company a step closer to providing cargo services to the International Space Station.
"Preparations are proceeding for the first NASA-sponsored test launch under the Commercial Orbital Transportation Services project later this year. ... read more
Emtec, Inc. (“Emtec” or the “Company”) (OTCBB: ETEC), a systems
integrator, today announced that it has acquired through its subsidiary,
Emtec Federal, Inc., all of the outstanding stock of Secure Data, Inc.,
headquartered in O’Fallon, Illinois a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri.
... read more
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) lauded Gilead Sciences, maker of several key AIDS drugs, for its announcement earlier today that it will offer significant pricing and access concessions for the nation's beleaguered AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs), the federally funded, state run programs that supply lifesaving AIDS drugs to low-income Americans in need. Gilead's concessions, most of which will take effect on or before July 1st, will increase patient access to lifesaving AIDS medications for patients served by the network of ... read more
Berliner Communications, Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: BERL), a premier provider of permanently outsourced infrastructure services to the wireless and wireline telecommunications, broadband cable and satellite television industries, today announced its official name change to UniTek Global Services, Inc. Due to the change in name, the Company will also file for a new stock ticker symbol and CUSIP number. As previously announced, the name change is a result of the Company completing its merger with UniTek Holdings, ... read more
CoreLogic, Inc. (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of consumer, financial and property information and business services, announced today that John W. Peace has resigned from its board of directors effective June 1, 2010.
Mr. Peace, who joined the company's board in 2009, is chairman of Standard Chartered PLC, a banking and financial services firm, where he was deputy chairman from 2007 to 2009. Mr. Peace is also chairman of Experian plc, a global leader in providing information, analytical and marketing ... read more
Abviva, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ABVV), a biomedical company engaged in the development and commercialization of breast cancer related applications of Mammastatin, today provided further details about worldwide patent protection for its breast cancer risk assessment technology.
Abviva appoints W.T. Uniack & Co. as its independent auditor. Abviva is working hard to regain compliance and this is the next step. Uniack will perform the audit for the fiscal years 2008 and 2009. Abviva is moving as quickly ... read more