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Burrill & Company and Infinity Group Form Joint Venture Focusing on Life Science Opportunities in China

October 12, 2010 9:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO and HONG KONG, Oct. 12 /- Burrill & Company, a leading life sciences venture capital/private equity firm and Infinity Group, an RMB fund pioneer and the leading cross border China dollar and RMB private equity fund announced today that they have established a strategic...


General Dynamics Awarded Contract to Outfit and Transition U.S. Army Medical Facilities

October 12, 2010 9:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 12 /- General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD ), has been awarded a contract to support the U.S. Army Medical Department's healthcare construction projects, including modernization of current Army medical facilities and...


Professional Liability Costs for Hospitals and Physicians Continue to Rise, Outpacing Inflation

October 12, 2010 9:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHICAGO, Oct. 12 /- Hospitals and physicians should prepare for increasing liability costs , according to the 2010 Hospital Professional Liability and Physician Liability Benchmark Analysis created by Aon Risk Solutions , the global risk management business of Aon Corporation (NYSE: AON...


Public Workshop - Innovations in Technology for the Treatment of Diabetes: Clinical Development of the Artificial Pancreas (an Autonomous System), November 10, 2010

October 12, 2010 7:34 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

An Artificial Pancreas is a medical device that links a glucose monitor to an insulin infusion pump where the pump automatically takes action (using a control algorithm) based upon the glucose monitor reading...

Heart device firm InfraReDX lands $21M financing

October 12, 2010 7:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Burlington-based medical device firm InfraReDx Inc. has completed a $21 million equity funding, intended for the commercial launch of its LipiScan IVUS Coronary Imaging System.

WPI Holdings Acquires Wilmington Medical Supply Inc.

October 12, 2010 7:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

OCEANSIDE, N.Y., Oct. 12 /- WPI Holdings d/b/a Woodbury Health Products ("Woodbury"), a portfolio company of HealthEdge Investment Partners, LLC ("HealthEdge"), announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Wilmington Medical Supply Inc. ("WMS"). Based in Wilmington, North...


Siemens Awarded New Premier Contracts for Hemostasis, Urinalysis and Microbiology Product Lines

October 12, 2010 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 12 /- Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics announces new three-year agreements with Premier Purchasing Partners, LP, the group purchasing unit of Premier Inc., for hemostasis, urinalysis and microbiology systems and reagents, and sole source contracts for Premier's ASCEND...


Halozyme cutting 25 percent of its work force

October 12, 2010 6:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. said Tuesday it will cut 25 percent of its work force in a restructuring move.The company said it will decrease research relating to the discovery and preclinical assessment of new compounds, and instead focus on its core programs. Those programs include its midstage...


Incept BioSystems Completes First Human Clinical Trial of the SMART Start™ Embryo Culture System and Submits 510(k) Application to the FDA

October 12, 2010 6:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 12 /- Incept BioSystems, Inc. ("Incept"), a privately-held biomedical device company using patented, microfluidic technology developed at the University of Michigan, announced today the completion of the first U.S. human clinical trial of its proprietary, SMART...


People With Disabilities Experience Their Possibilities at Abilities Expo in Atlanta, Georgia

October 12, 2010 6:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ATLANTA, Oct. 12 /- Thousands of people with disabilities, their families, caregivers, seniors, wounded veterans and healthcare professionals are expected to attend Abilities Expo on Friday, October 15, through Sunday, October 17, 2010 at the Cobb Galleria Convention Center. Admission is...


InfraReDx Completes $21 Million Equity Financing

October 12, 2010 6:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 12 /- InfraReDx, Inc. , a medical device company developing intelligent cardiovascular diagnostic imaging technologies, today announced the completion of a $21 million equity financing. This round of investment attracted new institutions as well as existing...


FABTECH 2010 Discussion Topic: Filling the Skilled Labor Gap

October 12, 2010 5:33 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | News | Comments

DEARBORN, Mich., October 11, 2010 — The need for skilled labor in the manufacturing industry will be among the leading topics of discussion at the 2010 FABTECH show in Atlanta, Nov. 2-4. Scores of American manufacturers report they face a labor gap as more and more baby boomers...

Save the date for: Powers in Microelectronics

October 12, 2010 5:33 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

On Thurday November 18, 2010 at Ecole d?Ingénieurs Polytech Tours, France.

Adeona Announces Five Scientific Publications on Role of Copper Toxicity and Zinc Deficiency in Alzheimer's Disease and Cognitive Decline

October 12, 2010 5:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 12 /- Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (Amex: AEN ) announced five scientific publications on the role of copper toxicity and zinc deficiency in Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline. The author of all these publications is Adeona's scientific founder and...


Reportlinker Adds Imaging Diagnostics Market in Poland 2010 - Development Forecasts for 2010-2012

October 12, 2010 5:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Imaging Diagnostics Market In Poland 2010 - Development Forecasts For 2010-2012...



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