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NxStage posts narrower 3Q loss as sales increase

November 4, 2010 8:47 am | News | Comments

Dialysis products maker NxStage Medical Inc. posted a smaller third-quarter loss Thursday, reporting greater demand from the at-home and critical care markets.The company said it pared its loss to $8.2 million, or 17 cents per share, from $10 million, or 22 cents per share, one year ago....

Edwards Lifesciences to Present at the Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference(2)

November 4, 2010 8:46 am | News | Comments

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, is scheduled to present at the Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference at the Arizona Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona on Thursday, November 11, 2010.Thomas M. Abate,...

Abiomed fiscal 2Q loss narrows, Impella sales rise

November 4, 2010 7:45 am | News | Comments

Abiomed Inc. said Thursday its fiscal 2011 second-quarter loss narrowed as the heart device maker saw a jump in revenue from its Impella systems.The Danvers, Mass., company said it lost $3.2 million, or 9 cents per share, in the three months that ended Sept. 30. That compares with a loss of...


Business-to-Business Magazine Names Orion HealthCorp CEO as Top 25 Entrepreneur for 2010

November 4, 2010 7:34 am | News | Comments

ATLANTA, Nov. 4, 2010 /- Orion HealthCorp , Inc., a leader in medical billing and practice management for more than 20 years, announced today that its President and CEO, Terrence L. Bauer, has been named to Business-to-Business Magazine's 2010 Top 25 Entrepreneur list. Bauer ranked No. 12...


SPO Announces Completion of Rebranding Program

November 4, 2010 7:34 am | News | Comments

SPO Announces Completion of Rebranding Program -- NEW YORK, November 4, 2010 /-


ECRI Institute Awarded AHRQ Contract to Establish National Healthcare Horizon Scanning System

November 4, 2010 7:33 am | News | Comments

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ECRI Institute , an independent nonprofit that researches the best approaches to improving patient care, has been awarded a multi-year contract from the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to establish the...


Valeant Pharmaceuticals Reports 2010 Third Quarter Financial Results

November 4, 2010 3:35 am | News | Comments

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Nov. 4, 2010 /- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX ) (TSX: VRX) announces third quarter financial results for 2010. The merger of Biovail Corporation (Legacy Biovail) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (Legacy Valeant) was completed on...


Valeant Declares Special Dividend and Plans to Create a Special Dividend Reinvestment Plan

November 4, 2010 3:34 am | News | Comments

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Nov. 4, 2010 /- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX ) (TSX: VRX) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board") has declared a one-time special dividend of US$1.00 per common share (the "Special Dividend") that shareholders of...


Stereotaxis Awarded $1.5 Million in Grants under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program

November 4, 2010 3:34 am | News | Comments

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 4, 2010 /- Stereotaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: STXS ) announced today that it has been awarded $1.5 million in grants under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program that was enacted under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.  The program targets...


Interventional Spine®, Inc. Announces Issuance of Key Patents for the PERPOS® PLS System

November 4, 2010 3:34 am | News | Comments

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 4, 2010 /- Interventional Spine®, Inc. today announced that the United States Patent Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 7,824,429, entitled Method and Apparatus for Spinal Fixation.  This patent includes 43 claims that provide key patent protection for the...


Covidien Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Kendall SCD(TM) Compression Comfort Sleeve and Kendall SCD(TM) 700 Series Controller

November 4, 2010 3:32 am | News | Comments

New System Delivers Improved Comfort and Clinically Proven Compression Technology for Venous Thromboembolism MANSFIELD, Mass., Nov 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products and recognized innovator in intermittent pneumatic...


Biogen Idec to Close San Diego Site

November 3, 2010 11:31 pm | News | Comments

Biogen Idec Inc., one of the world's largest makers of multiple sclerosis drugs, said Nov. 3 that it was restructuring its operations by closing its San Diego site along with two other facilities in Massachusetts.


20W GaN power amp provides 30% PAE

November 3, 2010 10:35 pm | News | Comments

TriQuint debuts the TGA2572 20W power amplifier designed for defence communications systems and fabricated using TriQuint's production-released GaN on SiC process.

REC facility already exceeds expectations by producing one millionth module ahead of plan before reaching full capacity.

November 3, 2010 10:34 pm | News | Comments

REC today officially opened one of the world's largest integrated wafer, cell and module manufacturing facilities in Tuas, Singapore. This milestone is the largest single investment ever made by REC, the largest clean tech investment ever made in Singapore at 2.5 billion Singapore...

Power Integrations announces strategic investment in SemiSouth Laboratories

November 3, 2010 10:34 pm | News | Comments

Clean-Tech innovators join forces in $30M partnership to accelerate development of energy-efficient power devices for solar, wind & hybrid/electric auto industries Investment to Help Spur Continued Growth of Clean-Tech Jobs in Mississippi


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