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Nano-Bio Manufacturing Consortium Selects Project Proposed by Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine to Optimize Human Performance Monitoring Techniques

SAN JOSE, Calif. , Oct. 20, 2014 The Nano-Bio Manufacturing Consortium (NBMC), an industry-academia partnership with the United States Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), has chosen a project proposed by the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine (AzCIM) at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson , to receive research funding.  The AzCIM project... [Comments]

Half the World's Population Will Have Chip-Based National Electronic Identity (eID) Cards by 2018

DENVER , Oct. 20, 2014  Leading identity analyst firm Acuity Market Intelligence forecasts that in five years time half of the world's population will have a chip-based National eID card, including near-complete regional coverage in Europe . Asia , with its vast population, is expected to dominate the market accounting for more than 60% of all National eID... [Comments]

Aware, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

BEDFORD, Mass., Oct. 21, 2014 Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE ), a leading supplier of biometrics software and services, today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Revenue for the third quarter of 2014 was $6.0 million, an increase of 40% compared to $4.3 million in the same quarter last year. Operating income in the third quarter of 2014 was $... [Comments]

Improved electricity access has little impact on climate change

Improving household electricity access in India over the last 30 years contributed only marginally to the nation's total carbon emissions growth during that time, according to a new study published in the journal Nature Climate Change . "Energy access is fundamental to development: it brings improvements to all aspects of life, including education, communication, and health," says IIASA res... [Comments]

Biology Technology

Report: Radical New IVD Test Approaches Key To Growth

NEW YORK , Oct. 22, 2014 New test innovations will be the source of revenue growth in the in vitro diagnostic (IVD) test industry, especially as companies struggle with reimbursement challenges, according to Kalorama Information. The healthcare market researcher listed more than 25 testing innovations in important disease areas in academic settings that could be the futur... [Comments]

Global DNA Diagnostics Market (Product types, Application, Technology, End User and Geography) - Forecast to 2020

DUBLIN , Oct. 22, 2014 Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global DNA Diagnostics Market (Product types, Application, Technology, End User and Geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020" report to their offering. This new report titled,... [Comments]

Actavis Signs Option to Acquire Rhythm Subsidiary and its GI Development Product, Relamorelin

DUBLIN and BOSTON , Oct. 22, 2014  Actavis plc (NYSE: ACT ), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, and Rhythm, a biopharmaceutical company, today announced that Actavis has been granted an exclusive option to acquire Rhythm's wholly owned subsidiary, Rhythm Health, Inc., which is developing relamorelin (RM-131), a peptide ghrelin agonist, for the treatme... [Comments]

The Americas Inorganic Refrigerants Market is estimated to grow to $71.6 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor

(PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The Americas Inorganic Refrigerants Market report defines and segments the inorganic refrigerants market in Americas with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through the TOC of the Americas Inorganic Refrigerants Market report, to get an idea of the in-depth analysis provided. This also provides a glimpse of the segmentation in the Americas inorganic refrige... [Comments]

Medicine News

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Launches Initiative to Emphasize Concussions Are Treatable

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 At a time when the national concussion conversation instills fear and uncertainty among parents and athletes at all levels, the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program is working to change the current discussion where two powerful messages are lost: Concussions can be treated, and there are evidence-based therapies that result in full reco... [Comments]

Brownsville Community Health Center Presents Fourth Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event

Brownsville, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 On Saturday, October 25, 2014, the Brownsville Community Health Center (BCHC) will present its fourth annual family health and fitness fair ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®. The event promotes Hispanic family physical activity and good nutrition for better health and wellness for people of all ages and all sizes. This event, which is fre... [Comments]

CBS’ Criminal Minds takes aim at skin disease with Morgellons in the Mix

Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 On October 22, CBS will air an episode of Criminal Minds featuring skin diseases both fictional and real. The Charles E Holman Morgellons Disease Foundation (CEHMDF), a nonprofit organization committed to advocacy and philanthropy in the battle against Morgellons Disease, is wondering if CBS will take the opportunity to impart truth and clarity about... [Comments]

Medical Solutions Co-Founder/CFO Scott Anderson Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2014 Staffing 100

Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Medical Solutions , the nation’s third-largest Travel Nurse staffing company, is happy to announce that our co-founder and CFO, Scott Anderson, has been named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ Staffing 100 for 2014. Anderson was also named to the list, featuring the “100 most influential people in the staffing industry,” in 2013.    ... [Comments]

Medicine Technology

Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, L.L.C. Institute for Biomarker Research Announces New Prenatal Cystic Fibrosis Tests

HAMILTON, N.J. , Oct. 22, 2014  Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, L.L.C., (MDL), a CLIA-certified, CAP-accredited laboratory which specializes in high complexity, state-of-the-art, automated DNA-based molecular analyses, announces that it is now offering new Cystic Fibrosis Testing which utilizes cutting edge technology, including next- generation DNA sequencing platforms.... [Comments]

Cephasonics Launches the cQUB-1, First Product in New Family of cQUB White-Label Ultrasound Systems Targeted at Medical Applications

SANTA CLARA, Calif. , Oct. 22, 2014  Cephasonics, a technology-innovation leader with a game-changing embedded-ultrasound platform, today announced the introduction of the cQUB™-1 (cQuest Ultrasound Box™-1), the first product in a new family of cQUB white-label ultrasound systems designed and manufactured by Cephasonics for purchase by companies to rebrand with... [Comments]

Hydrocodone: Rescheduled, Repositioned & Reinvented

FAIRFIELD, N.J. , Oct. 22, 2014  Rescheduling of hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) will impel a major transformation in the pain market, according to a new primary market research study by Pain Insights, Inc., a firm providing market research and consultation exclusively in the area of pain management. Photo - [Comments]

Quest Diagnostics Adds Jeffrey M. Leiden, M.D., Ph.D., to Board of Directors

MADISON, N.J. , Oct. 22, 2014  Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX ), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Jeffrey M. Leiden, M.D., Ph.D., to serve as a director, effective December 1, 2014. Including Dr. Leiden, the Board has 11 members. Dr. Leiden is the Chairman, President and CEO of V... [Comments]

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