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SiTime introduces groundbreaking VCXOs for telecom, networking and embedded applications

May 9, 2011 2:35 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Encore-based SiT380X family offers 10 times better pull range and linearity than legacy quartz VCXOs.

Nanosphere publicly offering common stock/

May 9, 2011 1:45 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Genetic testing products maker Nanosphere Inc. said Monday that it will publicly offer shares of common stock under a prospectus it filed in September 2009.The company did not provide details.The company's shares plunged after hours Monday following the announcement.They fell 62 cents, or 21.2...

Radiologists Need to Contribute to Research

May 9, 2011 1:33 pm | by Diagnostic Imaging | News | Comments

Only a few radiologists understand how to make a policy case for the value of diagnostic procedures. More need to contribute to research and prove that continued coverage is worthwhile.


Knowing When Work Has Taken Over Your Life

May 9, 2011 1:33 pm | by Diagnostic Imaging | News | Comments

I recently heard some news about a colleague from my residency. He's doing quite well for himself, holding a full-time job and also covering extra hours on the side. I know more than a few full-time radiologists whose annual salaries are less than half of what he's earning, so it was a...


Luminex 1Q profit surges on revenue boost

May 9, 2011 12:45 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Luminex Corp., which makes testing systems for biotechnology companies, said Monday that its first-quarter profit more than doubled on a boost in system and product sales.The company said it earned $4.5 million, or 11 cents per share, compared with profit of $1.9 million, or 5 cents per share,...

Study finds teens often willing to accept free or low-cost rapid HIV testing

May 9, 2011 12:38 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Lifespan) New findings from the Bradley Hasbro Children's Research Center suggest widespread, routine HIV testing may be a viable HIV prevention strategy for adolescents.

Lpath, Inc. CEO Presentation Now Available for On-demand Viewing at

May 9, 2011 12:37 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /- Lpath, Inc. (OTC: LPTN), the category leader in bioactive-lipid-targeted therapeutics, today announced that their May 5th presentation is available for on-demand viewing. LINK: > Click the red...


Generex Biotechnology Corporation CEO Presentation Now Available for On-Demand Viewing at

May 9, 2011 12:35 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /- Generex Biotechnology Corporation ( ) (OTC:GNBT) announced that their May 5th presentation is available for on-demand viewing. LINK: >Click the red "register/ watch event now"...


Former NBA Star Allan Houston Joins "Apply Yourself!" Campaign to Raise Awareness of Osteoarthritis Hand and Knee Pain

May 9, 2011 11:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHADDS FORD, Pa., May 9, 2011 /- Endo Pharmaceuticals, a leading healthcare solutions company, today announced the launch of the "Apply Yourself!" Campaign, created to encourage people suffering from osteoarthritis (OA) hand and knee pain to make pain relief a top personal priority....

Steris 4Q profit rises 31 percent as sales pick up

May 9, 2011 10:46 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical products maker Steris Corp. said Monday its profit rose 31 percent in its fiscal fourth quarter as revenue improved in all three of its businesses, particularly the health care division.Steris said its net income rose to $39 million, or 65 cents per share, in the three months ended...

Yale and Rush University scientists receive Sanberg Awards from ASNTR

May 9, 2011 10:36 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of South Florida (USF Health)) At the 18th Annual Conference of the American Society of Neural Therapy and Repair, held in conjunction with the 11th International Conference on Neuronal Transplantation and Repair May 4-8, 2011, in Clearwater Beach, Fla., the ASNTR...

Elsevier acquires, a reference solution for Spanish primary care professionals

May 9, 2011 9:36 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Elsevier) Elsevier, the leading global publisher of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, announced today the acquisition of, an award winning, widely used e-clinical reference solution in Spain. Fisterra was launched in 2002 by two...

Data Presented at Digestive Disease Week Highlights Additional Analysis of DIFICIDâ„¢ Phase 3 Data

May 9, 2011 9:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHICAGO, May 9, 2011 /- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTR ) today announced the presentation of two abstracts at the 2011 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference highlighting additional analyses of data from Phase 3 trials of DIFICID™ (fidaxomicin), an investigational...


AGA announces prestigious recognition award recipients

May 9, 2011 8:39 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(American Gastroenterological Association) Each year, the American Gastroenterological Association honors several individuals for their outstanding contributions and achievements in gastroenterology through its prestigious recognition awards.

MEMS Market Outlook: Yole Développement ups its forecast on current market strength

May 9, 2011 8:39 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

With the strong demand we?re currently seeing across a broad range of MEMS markets, Yole Développement now expects the sector to see 16% growth in 2011, to reach a $10.0 billion market this year.


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