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Beckman Foundation Names Dr. James G. Fujimoto of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as 2017 Beckman-Argyros Vision Research Award Winner

7/20/2017
Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation has announced James G. Fujimoto, Ph.D ., the Elihu Thomson Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as its 2017 Beckman-Argyros Vision Research Award w... [Comments]

Resoundant Launches MRE:connect

7/20/2017
Rochester, MN (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Resoundant, Inc. is pleased to introduce MRE:connect , an online directory of leading radiology and imaging centers around the U.S. that offer MR Elastography for liver fibrosis staging. MR Elastography is a non-invasive and highly accurate alternative... [Comments]

Distinguished Cardiologists and Scientists Honored with 2017 International Academy of Cardiology Awards at the 22nd World Congress on Heart Disease, Vancouver, BC, Canada

7/20/2017
Vancouver, BC, Canada (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Dr. Asher Kimchi, Founder and Chairman of the International Academy of Cardiology today announced the winning recipients of the 2017 IAC Awards at the 22nd World Congress on Heart Disease held in Vancouver, BC, Canada. In addition to the IAC award... [Comments]

Litmus Health Announces Advisory Board as Real-Life Data Gain Traction in Clinical Trials

7/20/2017
AUSTIN, TX (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Litmus Health , a clinical data science platform focused on health-related quality of life, today announced its full advisory board. The board comprises leaders spanning business, technology, academia, and pharmaceutical research. The company also announced... [Comments]

James B. (Jamie) Rogers Joins VIC Technology Venture Development™ Board of Directors

7/20/2017
Fayetteville, AR (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 VIC Technology Venture Development™ (VIC™), is pleased to announce that James B. (Jamie) Rogers is joining the company’s board of directors. This addition continues to strengthen and diversify VIC’s board. "We are excited to have Jamie join th... [Comments]

Corista to Host Seminar on Digital Pathology and the Emerging Role of Artificial Intelligence

7/20/2017
Concord, Massachusetts (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Corista, a leader in integrated pathology solutions, is hosting a multi-part seminar on digital pathology and artificial intelligence Tuesday, July 25, during the Association of Pathology Chairs’ Jubilee Meeting in Washington, DC. The seminar featu... [Comments]

KCNQ2 Cure Alliance Extends Collaboration With Pairnomix To Provide Genetic Evaluation Services For Patients With Rare Genetic Epileptic Encephalopathy

7/20/2017
DENVER and PLYMOUTH, Minn., July 20, 2017   KCNQ2 Cure Alliance  and Pairnomix, LLC , a personalized genetic evaluations company, today announced that they have completed the first case under their partnership investigating a genetic mutation implicated in KCNQ2 epileptic encephalopathy. They also report plans to extend the partnership for a second case involvi... [Comments]

San Diego’s Top Directors Honored at 2017 Director of the Year Awards

7/20/2017
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Corporate Directors Forum is recognizing six San Diego directors for their extraordinary contributions to corporate governance at its 27th annual Director of the Year Awards. The awards will be presented Thursday, September 7th, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the H... [Comments]

TrialKit™ Allows Researchers to Easily Employ Core Motion and HealthKit™ on iPhone® and Apple Watch® in Clinical Trials

7/20/2017
Reno, NV (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Crucial Data Solutions (CDS) is excited to announce a real solution to make clinical trial sites and study participants truly unified. TrialKit, a native mobile app, empowers investigators and clinicians to build, deploy, and manage regulatory compliant (FDA 21... [Comments]

Nanomedical Diagnostics Launches New Biosensor for Label-free Kinetic Binding Analysis of Proteins

7/18/2017
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2017 Nanomedical Diagnostics, a cutting-edge life science company pioneering graphene biosensors that accelerate pharmaceutical and biotherapeutics development, announces the launch of a new NTA biosensor chip for use with its label-free Agile R100 assay system.... [Comments]

Wilmad-LabGlass Makes Ordering Custom OEM Glass a Snap

7/18/2017
Vineland, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 18, 2017 Sourcing custom glass or quartz parts can be a daunting task. Finding a manufacturer that aligns with your needs and has the capabilities to properly execute your job can take many hours of emails, phone calls and on-line research. Wilmad-LabGlass’ n... [Comments]

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IBM and University of Alberta Publish New Data on Machine Learning Algorithms to Help Predict Schizophrenia

7/21/2017
YORKTOWN, N.Y. and EDMONTON, Alberta , July 21, 2017  IBM (NYSE: IBM ) scientists and the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada , have published new data in Nature's partner journal, Schizophrenia 1 , demonstrating that AI and machine learning algorithms helped predict instances of schizophrenia with 74% accuracy. This retrospective analysis also showed th... [Comments]

United Therapeutics Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Before The Market Opens on Thursday, July 27, 2017

7/21/2017
SILVER SPRING, Md. and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. , July 21, 2017 United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR ) announced today that it will report its second quarter 2017 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 27, 2017. United Therapeutics will host a teleconference on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.  The teleconfe... [Comments]

Endo to Restructure Manufacturing Network

7/21/2017
DUBLIN , July 21, 2017  Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) today announced that after completing a comprehensive review of its manufacturing network, the Company will be ceasing operations and closing its manufacturing and distribution facilities in Huntsville, Alabama . The closure of the facilities is expected to take place over the next 12 to 18 months. The H... [Comments]

New PhRMA resources chock full of biopharma industry facts

7/21/2017
WASHINGTON , July 21, 2017 Did you know that PhRMA member companies invested $65.5 billion in research and development (R&D) in 2016? Or that combined spending on brand medicines, generics and the supply chain account for 14 percent of total national health spending, with brands accounting for just half of this (7 percent)? Or that the United States accounts... [Comments]

Prime Therapeutics Urges Caution on Mandates of Abuse-Deterrent Formulations of Opioids Citing Value Concerns

7/20/2017
ST. PAUL, Minn. , July 20, 2017  Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) released this statement from its Chief Medical Officer, Jonathan Gavras , M.D., following today's Institute for Clinical and Economic Review's (ICER) public meeting reviewing its report on the effectiveness and value of abuse-deterrent formulations (ADF) of opioids. Prime was the sole pharmacy benefit man... [Comments]

Mako Medical Laboratories Brings 140 Soldiers Home

7/19/2017
RALEIGH, N.C. , July 19, 2017  Mako Medical Laboratories partnered with Secretary Strickland, the Department of Veteran Affairs, and the Military Family Assistance Fund (MFA) to bring 140 soldiers back home to Louisiana to visit with their families one last time before being deployed. Mako Medical Laboratories provided the funding to coordinate the travel and logistics... [Comments]

MedX Announces National Roll Out of Home Back Machine Program

7/17/2017
ORLANDO, Fla. , July 17, 2017  MedX Holdings, Inc., the manufacturer and global distributor of MedX - branded medical testing, strengthening and rehabilitation equipment, today announced the national roll out of its MedX Home Back Machine Program. MedX is considered the gold standard for the treatment of low back injuries and the world leader in specialized medical strengt... [Comments]

Enterin Inc. Raises $12.7 Million in Series A Financing

7/15/2017
PHILADELPHIA , July 15, 2017 Enterin Inc., a Philadelphia -based biotechnology company developing novel compounds to treat Parkinson's disease (PD), today announced the completion of a $12.7 million Series A financing round. The financing included new investors New Ventures III, as well as the participation of existing investors. "We are absolutely thrilled to have th... [Comments]

Endo to Announce Second-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

7/14/2017
DUBLIN , July 14, 2017 Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) will announce its second-quarter 2017 financial results on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.  Members of its senior management team will host a conference call and webcast before the U.S. financial markets open at 8:30 a.m. ET. The dial-in number to access the call is U.S./ Canada (866) 497-0462, International (... [Comments]

Mind Body Solutions, a Las Vegas Pain Management Clinic, Seeks Solutions in the War on Opioid Addiction

7/14/2017
LAS VEGAS , July 13, 2017 It should come as no surprise to anyone that the United States is in the midst of a crippling opioid epidemic. According to the Center for Disease Control , since 1999, the number of overdose deaths from opiate-based medications has quadrupled, Says, Dr. David Linden , "resulting in over half a million dead from 2001 to 2015". During this time,... [Comments]

Centurion's DisImpactor for Hospice Fecal Impaction Solution Reduces Pain and Possible Admission to Emergency Department

7/13/2017
WILLIAMSTON, Mich. , July 13, 2017  Centurion Medical Products, a leader in medical product innovation and global patient care, now offers its DisImpactor ® fecal impaction removal device for hospice patient care. Centurion Medical Products Patient pain management and emotional comfort are part of a hospice's primary mission. Centurion'... [Comments]

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