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TomoTherapy Sponsors American Cancer Society's Fall 2010 Matching Grant Challenge

December 1, 2010 8:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —TomoTherapy Incorporated ( (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer and other diseases, today announced that it is the exclusive sponsor of the American Cancer Society's...

Surprising AIDS-treatment benefits, prevention strategy in epidemic regions of Africa

December 1, 2010 8:40 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of California - San Diego) Two teams of researchers at UC San Diego and other US and African universities and the World Bank have documented significant spillover benefits of a drug therapy to combat AIDS symptoms and a novel prevention strategy that focuses on girls in...


Wiley partners with Kyorinsha to provide ScholarOne service to society journals in Japan

December 1, 2010 8:39 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Wiley-Blackwell) John Wiley & Sons Inc. announced that it has recently signed an agreement with Kyorinsha Co., Ltd. to provide support and maintenance to Wiley-Blackwell society journals in Japan that are managed in the ScholarOne Manuscripts system.


BioScrip hires Omnicare veteran Froesel as new CFO

December 1, 2010 7:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Pharmacy benefits manager BioScrip Inc. said Wednesday that David Froesel Jr. will replace Stanley Rosenbaum as its chief financial officer and treasurer.The move is effective Wednesday, the company said. BioScrip said Rosenbaum will leave the company before the end of the year, but did not...

Annual breast cancer screening beginning at age 40 reduces mastectomy risk

December 1, 2010 7:33 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Radiological Society of North America) Having a yearly mammogram greatly reduces the risk of mastectomy following breast cancer in women between the ages of 40 and 50, according to a new study.


Former Millipore CEO Madaus joins Quanterix

December 1, 2010 7:33 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Cambridge diagnostics company Quanterix Corp. today named former Millipore Corp. president and CEO Martin D. Madaus as executive chairman of the board. Madaus oversaw the $7 billion acquisition of Millipore Corp. by Merck KGaA earlier this year.


Practice-changing Cancer Research Presented at 33rd Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

December 1, 2010 7:33 am | by AACR | News | Comments

SAN ANTONIO - More than 9,000 people from more than 90 countries will gather Dec. 8-12, 2010, at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, for the 33rd Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.


IBM and American Well Team to Enhance Security for Online Health Data

December 1, 2010 6:36 am | by IBM | News | Comments

IBM and American Well Inc. today announced an expanded partnership to further embed security into American Well's Online Care system in an effort to further safeguard patient information that is collected and exchanged as part of live Online Care consultations with healthcare providers....


Lens Cleaning Kit Improves Laser Performance

December 1, 2010 6:29 am | Laser Research Optics | Product Releases | Comments

A laser optics lens cleaning kit that lets technicians in the field remove spatter and blow-back from CO2 laser optics to optimize laser performance is available from Laser Research Optics.

EMI Filters Have Optional Surge Suppression

December 1, 2010 6:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Foster Transformer now offers three models of EMI Filters with optional surge suppression that can be mounted with 1/4 in. quick connect terminals.

Auto Prefeeder and Wire Payout Machine

December 1, 2010 6:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Eraser’s Model APF100 auto prefeeder and wire payout machine is designed for wire sizes 0.03 to 0.312 in. OD dependent upon material condition. The unit can be used with any Eraser brand wire and tubing cutter or cut and strip machine.

Downflow Workstations Recirculate Air

December 1, 2010 5:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

The DWS range of Downflow Workstations from Air Science give the operator safety where routine work is being carried out. These units operate at low noise levels.

Baxter Colleague Infusion Pumps: FDA Ordering Recall(2)

December 1, 2010 5:31 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

UPDATED 12/01/2010. Recall classified as Class I. Action based on failure to correct serious problems with infusion pumps.


Baxter Colleague Infusion Pumps: FDA Ordering Recall

December 1, 2010 5:30 am | News | Comments

UPDATED 12/01/2010. Recall classified as Class I. Action based on failure to correct serious problems with infusion pumps.

Tegal expands ProNova? ICP silicon drie reactor family with introduction of the ProNova2?(2)

December 1, 2010 4:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Industry-leading etch rates, better uniformity and selectivity, and greater application flexibility makes ProNova2 one of the most productive silicon DRIE reactors on the market.


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