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Medical Device Safety Tip: Resectoscopes for Infants and Babies

September 24, 2010 7:31 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

During cystoscopy and incision of a ureterocele in a 2-month old, the insulation slipped off the sheath and slid over the tip of the catheter exposing the hook electrode. Fortunately, the 2-month old was not injured. It was discovered that improper...

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Medical Device Safety Tip: Aesculap AVM Micro Clip(2)

September 24, 2010 7:31 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

FDA received a report about three AVM Micro Clips that were accidentally implanted in a patient prior to being sterilized. The patient was placed on prophylactic IV antibiotics after the error was discovered and was to be scheduled for an imaging study...

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Medical Device Safety Tip: Aesculap AVM Micro Clip

September 24, 2010 7:30 am | Comments

FDA received a report about three AVM Micro Clips that were accidentally implanted in a patient prior to being sterilized. The patient was placed on prophylactic IV antibiotics after the error was discovered and was to be scheduled for an imaging study...

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Unprecedented effort to seek, test and treat inmates with HIV

September 24, 2010 6:35 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(NIH/National Institute on Drug Abuse) Twelve scientific teams in more than a dozen states will receive National Institutes of Health grants to study effective ways to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS among people in the criminal justice system.

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Symposium in Washington with world-leading scientists

September 24, 2010 6:35 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Karolinska Institutet) The Nobel Prize, the correlation between genes and lifestyle, and the ability of the brain to repair itself are three of the topics that will be discussed at an international symposium today at the Swedish embassy, the House of Sweden, in Washington, D.C....

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Novartis deal over, Alnylam plans layoffs

September 24, 2010 6:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

Cambridge RNAi-focused biotech Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc. is planning to cut up to 30 percent of its workforce as the company completes the last year of a five-year alliance with Novartis that is expected to bring milestone payments to the company.

Results From Argos Therapeutics' Arcelis™ Immunotherapy Phase 2 Study for Treatment of Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) Accepted for Poster Presentation at Ninth International Kidne...

September 24, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 24 /- Argos Therapeutics today announced that results from its Arcelis™ immunotherapy Phase 2 study for the treatment of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) have been accepted for a poster presentation at the Ninth International Kidney Cancer Symposium on Oct. 1-2 in...

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Perrigo Confirms Filing for Omeprazole/Sodium Bicarbonate and Announcement of Patent Infringement Lawsuit by Schering-Plough Healthcare Products

September 24, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

ALLEGAN, Mich., Sept. 24 /- Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO ; TASE) announced that it has filed with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for omeprazole 20mg/sodium bicarbonate 1100mg, the generic equivalent of Zegerid OTC™, and that...

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Patient Enrollment Completed in First Randomized Clinical Study of OrbusNeich's Combo™ Bio-engineered Sirolimus Eluting Stent

September 24, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /- OrbusNeich today announced at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2010 in Washington the completion of patient enrollment in the randomized clinical trial of the Combo Bio-engineered Sirolimus Eluting Stent (Combo Stent) with 183 patients included...

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Qualcomm defines format for 3-D chip stress

September 24, 2010 4:32 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

Qualcomm has teamed up with Synopsys to define a new data exchange format it believes could be critical for supporting 3-D chip stacks that use through silicon vias.

UGent and imec launch silicon photonics spin-off Caliopa

September 24, 2010 4:32 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

Silicon photonics allows for small, highly integrated & low power optical transceivers for data and telecommunication.

Stereotaxis to Present at the JMP Securities Healthcare Conference

September 24, 2010 3:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 24 /- Stereotaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: STXS ) today announced that executive management will present at The Fifth Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. ET in New York. Dan Johnston, Chief Financial Officer, will provide an...

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Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and NextiraOne celebrate Trust & #8217;s success in major UK IT Industry Awards

September 24, 2010 2:33 am | by RealWire | Comments

NHS Trust is selected as Public Sector Project Finalist with new communications network that transforms service delivery and patient careLichfield -24 September, 2010. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and NextiraOne, Europe's leading expert in communications services, are...

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UCLA cancer researchers discover new signaling pathway that controls cell development and cancer

September 24, 2010 2:31 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(University of California -- Los Angeles) Researchers at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered a new cell signaling pathway that controls cell growth and development, a pathway that, when defective, helps promote the formation of several major forms of human cancer,...

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Lockheed Martin and ZyGEM accelerate DNA identification for law enforcement, homeland security and defense communities

September 23, 2010 10:32 pm | by I-Micronews | Comments

New, fast sample-to-answer DNA analysis platform previewed at 2010 Biometric Consortium conference

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