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Southampton scientists begin patient trials of new leukemia cancer vaccine

January 31, 2011 8:39 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Southampton) A new cancer treatment which strengthens a patient's immune system and enables them to fight the disease more effectively is being trialled on patients for the first time in the UK.


Boston Scientific's Renegade device gets FDA nod

January 31, 2011 8:34 am | News | Comments

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Boston Scientific Corp.'s Renegade HI-FLO Fathom Pre-Loaded System, developed to treat uterine fibroids and liver cancer.

DNA Direct Announces New Health Plan Clients Managing Molecular Diagnostic and Genetic Tests

January 31, 2011 7:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 31, 2011 /- DNA Direct, a wholly owned subsidiary of Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS ) and a provider of guidance and decision support for genomic medicine, today announced four new health plan clients that are implementing DNA Direct's Policy & Benefit...


ImaginAb, Inc. and Eurogentec S.A. Collaborate to Produce Antibody Fragments in Pichia

January 31, 2011 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31, 2011 /- ImaginAb, Inc. and Eurogentec S.A. announce a development collaboration to establish a novel system for producing engineered antibody fragments. The two companies will produce ImaginAb's optimized antibody fragments with Eurogentec's high-performance Pichia...


Bluetooth Barcode Scanner Designed for Everyday Use

January 31, 2011 7:12 am | Saelig Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Saelig Company Inc. has introduced the CM-500W3—a high performance, handheld 2.4 GHz Class I Bluetooth barcode scanner, designed for everyday use.

Flow Control Switch Is Made of a Polycarbonate Body

January 31, 2011 7:03 am | Qosina | Product Releases | Comments

Made of a polycarbonate body and an acetal slider which acts as an ON/OFF switch, this high pressure flow control switch can be used with any application that involves liquid flow and requires inline shut off capability.

Electric Rotary Valves Provide Inert Fluid Paths

January 31, 2011 6:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Bio-Chem Fluidics’ new line of Electric Rotary Valves provides inert fluid paths for sample collection, loop injection, or flow path selection applications.

New Features Make for More Effective Line Leakage Testing

January 31, 2011 6:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Associated Research Inc has announced the addition of new enhanced features to its Linechek II model 620L Line Leakage tester for more effective compliance testing for medical device manufacturers.


Covidien, Massimo extend royalty deal for 3 years

January 31, 2011 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical device and drug maker Covidien PLC said Monday it extended a royalty agreement with medical technology company Masimo Corp. for its pulse oximetry products — devices that monitor oxygen in the bloodstream — sold in the United States.Covidien, which is based in Ireland, will pay Masimo, of...

PDI to Present at the UBS 21st Annual Global Healthcare Services Conference

January 31, 2011 5:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 31, 2011 /- PDI, Inc. (Nasdaq: PDII ) today announced that Nancy Lurker, the company's chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the UBS 21st Annual Global Healthcare Services Conference at 3:30 pm ET on February 8, 2011 at the Grand Hyatt New York. The...


Qforma, Leading Provider of Healthcare Analytics, Announces Three New Appointments

January 31, 2011 5:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SANTA FE, N.M. and PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 31, 2011 /- Qforma, the leading provider of advanced analytics and predictive modeling technologies for the health sciences industry, today announced the appointments of Ted Pine and Devon Reimer as Vice Presidents of Business Development, and...


Bayer Animal Health Announces the Launch of Advantage® II and K9 Advantix® II

January 31, 2011 5:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SHAWNEE, Kan., Jan. 31, 2011 /- Bayer Animal Health announced this month at the North American Veterinary Conference, the availability of its new products:  Advantage® II for cats and dogs, and K9 Advantix® II for dogs.  These products combine the adulticidal...


Amarin Provides 2010 Year-End Review to Shareholders

January 31, 2011 5:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

DUBLIN and MYSTIC, Conn., Jan. 31, 2011 /- Amarin Corporation plc (Nasdaq: AMRN ), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a focus on cardiovascular disease, today issued a special letter to its shareholders. The text of the letter, written by Joseph S. Zakrzewski, Executive...


ClinOps to Change Name to Emphusion

January 31, 2011 5:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 31, 2011 /- ClinOps is a specialized contract research organization with a core service offering combining expert data management, biostatistics and specialized clinical services. Emphusion targets development programs in biotechnology, medical device, and...


Laureate Pharma Changes Name to Laureate Biopharmaceutical Services, Inc.

January 31, 2011 5:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 31, 2011 /- Laureate Pharma, Inc. has changed its name to Laureate Biopharmaceutical Services, Inc. (Laureate Biopharma) to better describe the company's positioning in the biopharmaceutical industry.  The company's logo has been updated to emphasize "Laureate"...



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