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TSX-listed corporate dividends and distributions declared Jan. 20, 2010

January 20, 2011 10:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the followed listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange on January 20, 2011.Northland Power Inc. (TSX:NPI): $0.09. Payable Jan 14. Record Dec 31.Enervest Diversified Income Trust Units (TSX:EIT.UN): $0.1. Payable Feb 15. Record Jan...

Dino-era sex riddle solved by new fossil find

January 20, 2011 10:39 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Leicester) Killed and preserved with her egg, a fossil of a flying reptile shows for the first time how hips and crests can be used to sex pterodactyls.

A novel function of anti-diuretic hormone vasopressin in the brain

January 20, 2011 10:38 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(National Institute for Physiological Sciences) The anti-diuretic hormone "vasopressin" is released from the brain, and known to work in the kidney, suppressing the diuresis. Here, the Japanese research team led by professor Yasunobu Okada, Director-General of NIPS, Japan,...


Text of Delaware State of the State

January 20, 2011 9:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Here is the text of Delaware Gov. Jack Markell's State of the State address:Lt. Governor Denn, President Pro Tem DeLuca, Speaker Gilligan, members of the 146th General Assembly, statewide elected officials, members of the Judiciary, members of the Cabinet, State employees, Carla, family and the...

Biolase surges on strong 2011 revenue outlook

January 20, 2011 9:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Shares of Biolase Technology Inc. nearly doubled in value Thursday after the dental laser company forecast much higher revenue in 2011 than Wall Street expected.Biolase expects $55 million to $60 million in revenue this year. Analysts forecast $40.4 million on average, according to estimates...

Vertex hepatitis C drug wins FDA priority review

January 20, 2011 9:39 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. has won priority review from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its hepatitis C virus treatment, telaprevir. The drug is expected to receive an approval decision on May 23.

Anika Therapeutics appoints Thompson to board

January 20, 2011 9:38 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Anika Therapeutics Inc., a Bedford-based tissue products company, has named to its board of directors Jeffrey Thompson, chairman and CEO of Advanced Bio-Technologies Inc., a scar treatment developer, in Georgia.

Stryker Corporation Named One of FORTUNE Magazine's '100 Best Companies to Work For'

January 20, 2011 8:46 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

KALAMAZOO, Mich.. Jan. 20, 2011 /- Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK ) announced today that it has been named one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" by FORTUNE in the magazine's 14th annual survey of top-rated workplaces in the United States.  This is Stryker's first time to be...


W. L. Gore & Associates Continues Its Tradition as One of Nation's Best Workplaces

January 20, 2011 8:46 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEWARK, Del., Jan. 20, 2011  /- With its unique, non-hierarchical, team-based culture, global manufacturing company W. L. Gore & Associates has once again earned a spot on FORTUNE magazine's annual list of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in America. The company is ranked No....

TOPICS: Launches Quit Smoking Program

January 20, 2011 8:46 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 20, 2011 /- , a leading provider of online and mobile consumer health engagement programs, announced the immediate availability of its new Quit Smoking Program. Drawing on the expertise of the University of California at San Francisco's Smoking Cessation...


State of the Medicare Mobility Benefit

January 20, 2011 8:45 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The State of the Medicare Mobility Benefit has never been more troubling, and perplexing. For much of the last decade, Congress and regulators implemented policies and regulations limiting the effectiveness of the Medicare benefit that...


Summary Box: UnitedHealth 4Q profit rises 10 pct

January 20, 2011 7:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

PROFIT GROWTH: UnitedHealth Group's fourth-quarter profit rose 10 percent to $1.04 billion, or 94 cents per share, compared with the same quarter of 2009. Revenue increased 10 percent to $24.03 billion.WALL STREET BEAT: Analysts polled by FactSet were expecting, on average, earnings of 84 cents per...

Ultra Compact, Green 150 W AC-DC Power Supply Fits 2x4 Footprint

January 20, 2011 7:14 am | XP Power | Product Releases | Comments

XP Power has launched the ECP150 series of highly efficient and extremely compact open frame 150 W AC-DC power supplies. Measuring just 4 x 2 x 1.26 inches and with a power density of 14.88 Watts per cubic inch...

Peristaltic 400-RX1 Pump for Catheter Washing and Cooling

January 20, 2011 7:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

The 400/RX1 peristaltic pump is ideal for catheter washing and cooling applications requiring pressures to 100 psi or flow rates up to 80 ml/min, featuring ergonomic and error-free tube loading and unloading...

Digicom Electronics to Highlight ROACH System Collaboration at MD & M

January 20, 2011 6:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Digicom Electronics' ROACH system collects high speed, digitized data and interprets, graphs, and analyzes it. Digicom spent one year working with a group of research collaborators on the project.


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