Biogen Idec Inc. and Elan Corp. plc, the co-owners of multiple sclerosis drug Tysabri, have sent a recommendation to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the European Medicines Agency to update the labeling of the drug in order to clarify the risk of a rare but potentially fatal...
Advanced Cell Technology Inc. has filed in Europe for Orphan Drug Designation for its retinal epithelial (RPE) cells to treat Stargardt's Macular Dystrophy (Stargardt's Disease), according to a news release today.
Pathfinder LLC, a private Cambridge cell-based therapeutics firm, and New Jersey biomaterials firm SyntheMed Inc. have merged, the two companies announced Wednesday. The newly formed company will be called Pathfinder Cell Therapy Inc. and have its headquarters in Cambridge.
Significant improvement in LED fundamental and manufacturing technologies needed for massive adoption in general lighting applicationsDecember 23, 2010 7:32 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments
Yole DÃ©veloppement (Lyon, France) and EPIC (Paris, France) announce the publication of their new market & technological study dedicated to LED industry: LED ManTech Report.
New CVS Caremark Study Finds Health Information Technology May Help Promote Adherence, But More Information and Direction NeededDecember 23, 2010 7:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments
WOONSOCKET, R.I., Dec. 23, 2010 /- A new study that reviews more than four decades of medical journal articles about the impact of health information technology (HIT) and electronic communications on medication adherence concludes that while there is evidence to suggest that simple...
Cannabis Science Forms Military Advisory Board That Will Be Comprised of Distinguished Military Leaders, Military Health Care Providers, Researchers and Educators Headed Up by...December 23, 2010 7:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 23, 2010 /- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBIS ), a pioneering U.S. biotech company developing pharmaceutical cannabis products, announced today that it has formed a Military Advisory Board, that will be comprised of distinguished military...
BioRelix Inc., a New Haven, Conn.-based biotech focused on developing infectious disease treatments, has taken in $2.4 million of a planned $4.8 million debt and warrants financing, according to a regulatory filing.
Product marketed as a dietary supplement contains sibutramine, a controlled substance known to substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate, and may present a significant risk for patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias or stroke.
Product marketed as dietary supplement contains undeclared analogue of sildenafil, a drug which may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs and lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.
No. 983 is an electrically-heated 550°F bench oven from Grieve, currently used for curing medical instruments. The 3 KW are installed in Incoloy sheathed tubular heating elements. Workspace dimensions are 26 in. wide x 22 in. deep x 16 in. high.
E-Switch announces the LP16 series long life, illuminated pushbutton switch. Its long life of 50,000,000 cycles is realized by the help of magnets.
Bern Optics Inc. announces the availability of exceptionally precise optical instrument windows as small as 0.2 mm in diameter. They can be custom engineered, ground, and polished to micron tolerances...
Online availability with delivery from stock simplifies OEM evaluation for medical applications. BP Series power supplies are designed for long life and reliable operation in demanding environments including, medical.
Cephalon Inc. on Thursday named J. Kevin Buchi as CEO and a member of the company's board of directors, making his temporary responsibilities at the biotechnology company permanent.Buchi, the company's chief operating officer, had taken over the CEO responsibilities in August after Frank...
(Syracuse University) When prowling for a hook up, it's not always the good-looker who gets the girl. In fact, in a certain species of South American fish, brawn and stealth beat out colorful and refined almost every time.