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EDDA Technology Successfully Installs IQQA®-Liver at Mayo Clinic in Arizona

January 7, 2011 9:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 7, 2011 /- EDDA Technology, a leading provider of advanced computer assisted radiology and surgery solutions, announces today the successful commercial installation of its IQQA®-Liver Enterprise product at Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ. As one of the top...


Enox Biopharma, Inc. to Present at OneMedForum Emerging Company Finance Conference.

January 7, 2011 9:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 7, 2011 /- Enox Biopharma, Inc. CEO, John C. Rewcastle, Ph.D., will present at the 4th Annual OneMedForum Emerging Company Finance Conference on Wednesday, January 12 at 8:10 AM PST. The conference is being held at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San...


Sector Snap: Nursing home operators

January 7, 2011 8:46 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

An analyst for Morgan Keegan raised his expectations and price targets for three nursing home operators on Friday, saying a new Medicare reimbursement system will boost their revenue.Analyst Robert Mains said he now expects better results from National HealthCare Corp., Skilled Healthcare Group...


AstraZeneca licenses Amgen drug candidate

January 7, 2011 8:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

MedImmune Inc., a unit of AstraZeneca, said Friday it licensed a potential treatment for inflammatory conditions from Amgen Inc.The company licensed AMG-108 for undisclosed financial terms. The deal gives MedImmune rights to develop the drug worldwide, with the exception of Japan.Shares of...

StemCells raises $9.4M by selling 10M shares

January 7, 2011 8:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Stem cell therapy developer StemCells Inc. said Friday it will raise $9.4 million by selling 10 million shares of its stock to institutional investors at $1 per share.The company is selling the shares at a discount of 9.9 percent from its Thursday closing price of $1.11. StemCells said the sale...

Doing Real-World Science, But Skipping The Ph.D.

January 7, 2011 8:39 am | Podcasts | Comments

As big science projects generate more and more data, researchers are recruiting citizen scientists to help sift through the information overload. And in the case of new astronomical discoveries, amateur collaborators are even scoring authorship credits on peer-reviewed papers.

Now In Every Living Room, A Homemade 3-D Printer

January 7, 2011 8:39 am | Podcasts | Comments

Jim Smith, a 23-year-old in Wappingers Falls, N.Y., is taking citizen science to another level. He designed and built his own 3-D printer, which sits in the corner of his living room. Science Friday visited with Smith, got a tour of the machine and did some printing.

Apollo-Era Moon Data Get a Fresh Look

January 7, 2011 8:39 am | Podcasts | Comments

By re-examining seismic data collected from Apollo-era moon missions, scientists say they're able to more precisely describe the makeup of the moon's core. Planetary scientist Renee Weber explains how the old data were initially interpreted and what the new analysis shows.


Paul Offit On The Anti-Vaccine Movement

January 7, 2011 8:38 am | Podcasts | Comments

In his new book, vaccine researcher Paul Offit contends that some parents' decisions not to vaccinate their kids are harming others. Offit discusses the anti-vaccine movement, and weighs in on a new report calling a 1998 study linking autism and vaccines an "elaborate fraud."

Watching More Than TV On TV

January 7, 2011 8:38 am | Podcasts | Comments

Apple TV, Google TV, Xbox ... There's no shortage of accessories to add to that 50-inch plasma. Two technology journalists run down the options for accessing the Web or streaming movies on your television. Plus, the latest from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Weaving Batteries And Solar Cells Into Textiles

January 7, 2011 8:38 am | Podcasts | Comments

Reporting in the journal Science, researchers write of a way to create nanoscale yarns that function as superconductors, batteries or solar cells. Study author Ray Baughman discusses how to twist up these functional yarns, and how they could revolutionize future fabrics.

Perrigo Company to Present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

January 7, 2011 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ALLEGAN, Mich., Jan. 7, 2011 /- Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO ; TASE) today announced that Perrigo Chairman and CEO Joseph C. Papa will present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 10, at 11:00 AM (PST) at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco,...


Virtual Event Dedicated to Cutting-Edge Trends in Implantable Medical Devices Offers Sessions on Orthopedic and Cardio Applications

January 7, 2011 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7, 2011 /- MD+DI ( Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry ), MPMN ( Medical Product Manufacturing News ), and OrthoTec, UBM Canon's Medical Device Media Group leading brands, today announced session topics for the upcoming virtual event, Design Trends: Technological...


Portable Infrared Heater Provides Instant Radiant Heat

January 7, 2011 6:49 am | Product Releases | Comments

Eraser's Model HL2 Lux-thermM Portable Infrared Heater is a high intensity quartz lamp that provides instant, flameless radiant heat. Model HL2 incorporates two clear, high intensity 500 watt tubular quartz heat lamps.

Dimensional Measurement System Specially Designed for Micro Part Inspection

January 7, 2011 6:41 am | Optical Gaging Products, Inc. (OGP) | Product Releases | Comments

Optical Gaging Products (OGP) introduces the new SmartScope Apex Micro precision dimensional measurement system to the industrial marketplace. Apex Micro is a floor model fixed optics system...


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