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Vermillion Reappoints Three Directors, Approves a New Stock Incentive Plan, and Ratifies PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Its Accounting Firm

December 6, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 6, 2010 /- Following the annual meeting of its stockholders on Friday, December 3, 2010, Vermillion, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRML ) announced that its stockholders approved the reappointment of Gail S. Page, John F. Hamilton and Dr. William C. Wallen as directors of the Company....


Differential Pressure Sensor With Extended Range for Medical Ventilation

December 6, 2010 6:23 am | Product Releases | Comments

The new differential pressure sensor in the popular SDPx108 family combines high speed and high accuracy with an extended measuring range of 0 to 3,500 Pa.

Miniature SMD Rotary Sensor Offers Size and Functionality Breakthroughs

December 6, 2010 6:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

The MTS360 provides a true breakthrough in contactless sensor technology by combining a through-shaft design with 360° absolute position feedback in an ultra miniature size.


IR-Enhanced CCD Image Sensor

December 6, 2010 6:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hamamatsu Photonics introduces the S11510 series of Full Frame Transfer CCD (FFT-CCD) image sensors with ultra high sensitivity in the NIR region.

InVivo exceeds private placement by $2.5M

December 6, 2010 5:33 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

InVivo Therapeutics today said that its previously announced $10.5 million private placement actually brought in $13 milion with additional units being purchased by Spencer Trask Ventures Inc.

Functional Tech Group Sells Wine Yeast to Over 75 US Wineries

December 6, 2010 4:46 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —Functional Technologies (TSX VENTURE: FEB), a world leader in yeast research and development, today announced sales results of its proprietary hydrogen sulfide (H2S)-preventing wine yeast into the key US market. In its first commercial season, the...

Cylene Selected to Present CK2 Inhibitor Multiple Myeloma Data at American Society of Hematology Meeting

December 6, 2010 4:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cylene Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has been selected to present data describing the activity of their first-in-class CK2 inhibitor at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), to be held on December 4-7 in Orlando, FL, the...


CareFusion to Provide Pyxis® Point-of-Care Products to Veterans Affairs Hospitals Nationwide

December 6, 2010 4:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 6, 2010 /- CareFusion (NYSE: CFN ), a leading, global medical device company, today announced the award of the Pyxis® point-of-care verification suite of products across 153 U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) medical centers and 17 outpatient centers. (Logo:...


Fuisz Pharma Releases Clinical Photos of Its Opioid Abuse Detection System

December 6, 2010 4:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MIAMI, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fuisz Pharma today released photos of what the clinician will see in a standard nasal otoscopic exam in the case of a patient abusing an opioid, like Oxycontin® and others, through snorting. A food safe dye included in the tablet creates...


NIH-sponsored panel issues comprehensive US food allergy guidelines

December 6, 2010 4:32 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) An expert panel sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, has issued comprehensive US guidelines to assist health care professionals in diagnosing food...


Purdue Pharma L.P. Re-launches Partners Against Pain Website

December 6, 2010 2:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 6, 2010 /- Purdue Pharma L.P. unveiled an enhanced version of its popular educational website , making it is easier for healthcare professionals, people with pain and their caregivers to access valuable pain management information,...


PAREXEL Opens Clinical Logistics Facilities in Singapore and Russia

December 6, 2010 2:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BOSTON, Dec. 6, 2010 /- PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL ), a leading global biopharmaceutical services provider, today announced that it has opened two new Clinical Logistics Services facilities in emerging regions for biopharmaceutical development.   PAREXEL's new...


ConvaTec Healthcare Announces Senior Secured Notes Offering & Senior Notes Offering

December 6, 2010 2:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SKILLMAN, N.J., Dec. 6, 2010 /- ConvaTec Healthcare, a world-leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, today announced that in connection with a refinancing of its debt under its existing senior secured and mezzanine...


China Medical Technologies Announces its Subsidiaries, GP Medical and Beijing Yuande, Ranked 12th and 415th, respectively, in Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2010 Pr...

December 5, 2010 10:33 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BEIJING, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED ), a leading China-based advanced in-vitro diagnostic ("IVD") company, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Beijing GP Medical Technologies Co., Ltd. ("GP...


Study finds family acceptance of LGBT youth protects against depression, substance abuse, suicide

December 5, 2010 8:37 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(San Francisco State University) Researchers have established a clear link between accepting family attitudes and behaviors towards their lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and significantly decreased risk and better overall health in adulthood. The study shows...



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