Opto Diode Corp., a division of ITW and global supplier of advanced performance photodiodes and highly reliable, visible, and IR LEDs, now supplies custom light-emitting diodes (LEDs) for a variety of applications.
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Inc., a manufacturer of engineered linear motion products, introduces the Programmable Motorized SplineRail Linear Actuator.
Health care facility operator Sun Healthcare Group Inc. said Monday it completed the buyout of Countryside Hospice Care Inc. for an undisclosed amount.Countryside is a privately-held, Medicare-certified hospice company based in Anniston, Ala. It provides services to about 200 hospice patients...
Pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health Solutions Inc. said Monday its agreement with a subsidiary of insurer Universal American to provide Medicare Part D prescription benefits management will end Dec. 31, 2011.The Franklin Lakes, N.J., company said the end of the contract with MemberHealth LLC...
(Penn State) Hydrocephalus in Ugandan children and other developing countries is seasonal, linked to farm animals and in part, caused by previous bacterial infection, according to an international team of researchers from Uganda and the United States, who believe that the best...
Social media, Wi-Fi gadgets and a sense of shame keep people motivated.
Genocea Biosciences Inc., a Cambridge biotech working on novel vaccines for diseases like herpes and malaria, has taken a huge second funding round, pulling in $35 million in Series B financing and adding Johnson & Johnson Development Corp. to its roster of backers.
At the recent RTI 3-D Architectures for Semiconductor Integration and Packaging Conference in Burlington CA we had the chance to discuss 3D technology with experts from Samsung, Elpida and Tohoku University.
At the RTI 3-D Architectures for Semiconductor Integration and Packaging Conference in Burlingame CA Subramanian Iyer, IBM Fellow and Douglas Yu, Sr Director of Interconnect and Packaging for TSMC offered their thoughts on the coming era of 3D IC.
Marlborough-based IQuum Inc. has raised a $1 million debt financing, per a regulatory filing, for its rapid testing platform that can be used to quickly analyze a raw biological sample such as whole blood or plasma.
Overhauling the nation's health care system will cause reductions in revenues - in the form of reimbursement cuts by the government and insurers likely to reduce payments to providers - for the county's major health care organizations, local executives say.
Acetadote (acetylcysteine) Injection: Recall - Particulate Matter Found in a Small Number of Vials(2)January 3, 2011 5:30 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments
6 lots of Acetadote is being recalled as a precautionary measure based on observed particulate matter found in a small number of vials.
Venture-Backed Acquisitions Break All-Time Annual Record; Driven by Chinese Companies, Number of IPOs at Highest Quarterly Level Since 2000January 3, 2011 4:51 am | News | Comments
Venture-backed company exit activity was driven by a record-breaking M&A market and the biggest quarter for IPOs since the third quarter of 2000, according to the Exit Poll report by Thomson Reuters and the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA). The fourth quarter ended with 32...
(American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery) A multidisciplinary clinical practice guideline, "Tonsillectomy in Children" will be published in the January issue of Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery (watch for a new cover and publisher in that issue of the journal)....
(American Academy of Sleep Medicine) A new study in the Jan. 1 issue of the journal SLEEP shows that three weeks of CPAP therapy significantly reduced fatigue and increased energy in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.