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Acute Cardiac Care 2010

October 16, 2010 12:31 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(European Society of Cardiology) Today in most countries of the world almost 50 percent of patients in hospital for a cardiac condition began their treatment as emergency cases: chest pain at home or cardiac arrest in the street.

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Excelsior Medical 5 ml Fill in 6 cc Prefilled Saline Flush Syringes: Recall - Potential Loss of Sterility

October 15, 2010 12:31 pm | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Exposure to syringes with a sterility issue could result in systemic infection, which may lead to serious injury and/or death.

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Sun Healthcare spinoff to offer $225M in notes

October 15, 2010 11:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Health care facility operator Sun Healthcare Group Inc. said Friday that its spinoff company Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. plans to offer $225 million in senior notes due 2018 in a private offering.Sun Healthcare is separating into two separate companies. Sabra Health Care will own all of the...

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CareFusion Corporation Alaris PC Units (Model 8015): Recall - Potential for Delay or Interruption of Therapy

October 15, 2010 11:30 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Hardware communication error may lead to serious injury or death.

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Medtronic gets OK to study heart valve in US

October 15, 2010 10:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medtronic Inc., the world's largest medical device maker, said Friday it received U.S. regulatory approval to begin testing a new artificial heart valve that can be implanted with minimal surgery.The company said the Food and Drug Administration gave clearance to study the company's CoreValve...

Methodist Mansfield Medical Center Donates 4,000 Pedometers for Entire Mansfield ISD Staff

October 15, 2010 10:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MANSFIELD, Texas, Oct. 15 /- Methodist Mansfield Medical Center will provide a pedometer to every staff member of the Mansfield Independent School District as well as sponsor a Principals' Fitness Challenge program to promote the importance of health and fitness. By helping principals and...

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Isis Pharmaceuticals to Present at the NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference

October 15, 2010 10:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 15 /- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS ), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at the 17th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference on Friday, October 22, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. ET at...

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CareFusion Recall of Alaris PC Units Model 8015 Classified as Class I Recall

October 15, 2010 8:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15 /- CareFusion (NYSE: CFN ), a leading, global medical device company, issued the following update regarding its previously disclosed recall of approximately 17,000 Alaris® PC units model 8015 manufactured or serviced between December 2008 and September 2009. The...

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Regeneron Announces Presentation at the 17th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference

October 15, 2010 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Oct. 15 /- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: REGN ) will webcast its presentation at the 17th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference on Friday, October 22, 2010.  The presentation is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.  The session may be...

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Watson's Generic Version of Lotrel ® Receives FDA Approval

October 15, 2010 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 15 /- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI ), today announced that its subsidiary, Watson Laboratories, Inc., has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration on its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Amlodipine...

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Syndax Pharmaceuticals Announces Issuance of UK Patent for Entinostat

October 15, 2010 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 15 /-  Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical-stage epigenetics oncology company, today announced the UK Intellectual Property Office allowed application GB0907347.9 entitled N-(2-aminophenyl)-4-[N-(pyridine-3-YL)-methoxycarbonyl-aminomethyl]-benzamide (MS-275)...

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Cantel Medical Corp. Launches New Medical Face Mask Addressing Issue of Fit

October 15, 2010 8:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LITTLE FALLS, N.J., Oct. 15 /- Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE: CMN ), announced today the launch of a new, unique design of medical face masks - the SecureFit™ series by Crosstex International, a Cantel subsidiary and a leading U.S. manufacturer of medical face masks. The...

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Trifunovich steps in as Helicos CEO

October 15, 2010 8:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Cambridge-based Helicos BioSciences Corp. has appointed former Third Wave Technologies Inc. executive Ivan Trifunovich as president and CEO, replacing Ron Lowy, who will return to his role as board member.

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Elekta to Highlight Latest Gamma Knife Surgery Innovations at Annual Neurosurgery Conference

October 15, 2010 8:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15 /- Elekta will showcase updates to its Leksell GammaPlan® 10.0* treatment planning software for Leksell Gamma Knife® and the Extend™ program for Leksell Gamma Knife® Perfexion™ at the 2010 Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) Annual...

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AACR Calls for SU2C Innovative Research Grant Letters of Intent

October 15, 2010 8:34 am | by AACR | News | Comments

PHILADELPHIA — The American Association for Cancer Research calls upon the cancer research community to submit Letters of Intent for Stand Up To Cancer’s Innovative Research Grants (IRG), which support the next generation of extraordinary cancer research leaders in their quest to conquer cancer.

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