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Prostate Cancer: The Father's Day Gift You Never Thought About

June 14, 2010 9:38 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MARLTON, N.J. , June 14 /- While Father's Day gifts range from the touching to the hilarious, the best gift you might give your father or spouse is help and support during the difficult time of a cancer diagnosis. Often men have tremendous difficulties deciding about their treatment,...


Medical device makers drop $20 million on D.C. lobbying

June 14, 2010 9:38 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

The medical device industry spent at least $20 million to lobby lawmakers and federal agencies during the first quarter. The medical device industry once again spent big bucks to ensure its voice was heard in Washington during the first quarter, dropping more than $20 million...


Study: Adding UV light helps form "Missing G" of RNA building blocks

June 14, 2010 7:41 am | by Georgia Tech Institute of Technology | News | Comments

For scientists attempting to understand how the building blocks of RNA originated on Earth, guanine has proven to be a particular challenge. By adding UV light to a model prebiotic reaction, researchers have discovered a way to form guanine.


Summary Information for: Karl Storz Photodynamic Diagnostic D-Light C (PDD) System

June 14, 2010 7:35 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Labeling, Approval Order, and Summary of Safety and Effectiveness for Karl Storz Photodynamic Diagnostic D-Light C (PDD) System (P050027).


Summary Information for: Elecsys & #xae; PreciControl Anti-HCV for use on the MODULAR ANALYTICS E170 Analyzer Cobas e 601 Immunoassay Analyzer

June 14, 2010 7:35 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Labeling, Approval Order, and Summary of Safety and Effectiveness for Elecsys® PreciControl Anti-HCV for use on the MODULAR ANALYTICS E170 Analyzer Cobas e 601 Immunoassay Analyzer (P090009).


Coherent Expands Its Fiber Coupled Diode Laser Product Line

June 14, 2010 6:58 am | Coherent Semiconductor Group | Product Releases | Comments

Coherent Inc. has substantially increased its range of CUBE FP fiber pigtailed diode laser products with the addition of several new wavelengths and output power levels.

Small AC Power Entry Module Has EMI Filter

June 14, 2010 6:43 am | Schurter, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The integrated EMI filter mounted at the point of power entry ensures optimal electromagnetic performance, while providing space savings and cost efficient assembly.

Brushless 8-mm Motor Offers Continuous Current

June 14, 2010 6:36 am | Maxon Precision Motors, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

maxon’s brushless dc motor offers continuous current up to 0.95 mNm, nominal speed up to 80,000 rpm, and an exceptional efficiency rating of 70%.


One Part High Strength Epoxy Has High Thermal Conductivity

June 14, 2010 6:31 am | Master Bond, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Master Bond Polymer Adhesive Supreme 10AOHT-LO is a single component, no mix, thermally conductive compound featuring superior electrical insulation and toughness.

Chindex's 4Q net income falls on lower sales

June 14, 2010 6:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chindex International Inc., which sells medical products in China, said Monday its fiscal fourth-quarter net income fell on lower product revenue.In the quarter ended March 31, Chindex's net income fell to $515,000, or 4 cents per share, compared with net income of $3.4 million, or 24 cents per...

Clinical Benefits of Electronic Brachytherapy From Xoft Substantiated for the Treatment of Multiple Cancers

June 14, 2010 5:39 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SUNNYVALE, Calif. , June 14 /- The clinical benefits of isotope-free electronic radiation therapy delivered directly to cancer sites with minimal exposure to surrounding healthy tissue continues to be substantiated by multiple publications, according to Xoft, Inc., developer of the...


MultiCell Hires Clinical Research Organization to Manage MCT-125 Phase IIb Clinical Trial

June 14, 2010 5:38 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WOONSOCKET, R.I. , June 14 /- MultiCell Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MCET) has retained Clinical Development & Support Services, Ltd. ( CDSS ) of Cheshire, England to manage its planned Phase IIb clinical trial in the United Kingdom for MCT-125, the Company's lead drug...


Data Management Healthcheck Survey Reveals Health IT's Top Spending Priorities

June 14, 2010 2:38 am | by RealWire | News | Comments

Secure storage and management of patient data are the most pressing issues as hospitals transition to electronic patient recordsAshtead, UK - 14 June 2010 - Research from a global survey by BridgeHead Software, the Healthcare Storage Virtualization (HSV) company, has revealed that secure...


Phase 3 Trial of Nexavar in First-Line Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Does Not Meet Primary Endpoint of Overall Survival

June 14, 2010 12:37 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WAYNE, N.J. and EMERYVILLE, Calif. , June 14 /- Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX ) today announced that the final analysis of the Phase 3 NExUS ( N SCLC research Ex perience U tilizing S orafenib) trial evaluating Nexavar® (sorafenib)...


Brain MRI in children: 'Incidental' findings yield disclosure dilemmas for doctors, patients

June 13, 2010 8:40 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions) Pediatricians whose patients undergo "routine" brain MRIs need a plan to deal with findings that commonly reveal unexpected-but-benign anomalies that are unlikely to cause any problem, reports a research team led by Johns Hopkins Children's...



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