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NIH's Anthony S. Fauci to discuss early HIV infection and a novel target for HIV vaccine development

July 20, 2010 7:34 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) In a plenary lecture at the 18th International AIDS conference in Vienna, Austria, Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., will present new insights on the early and complex pathogenic events that occur rapidly -- within hours to days --...


FPGA makers reported to actively develop 3DIC architectures

July 20, 2010 7:34 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Xilinx is developing a 3D architecture for its FPGAs and Actel has been approached by SoC makers to use its flash-based FPGA as a layer in a 3D IC stack according to a recent article from Chip Design Magazine. Both approaches could radically alter the fundamental equation about the...

Information on Infusion Pumps (Comment period for Infusion Pump Draft Guidance ends July 23, 2010)

July 20, 2010 7:33 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

External infusion pumps are medical devices that deliver fluids, including nutrients and medications such as antibiotics, chemotherapy drugs, and pain relievers, into a patient?s body in controlled amounts.


Medical Device Prototyping Design Center Wins $2.6 Million Funding

July 20, 2010 7:33 am | by Georgia Tech Institute of Technology | News | Comments

The Southeast's first comprehensive medical device innovation center has been awarded a total of $2.6 million to build and equip a prototyping design and development facility that will accelerate the commercialization of next-generation medical devices and technology.

New Obesity Drug Could Have Fewer Side Effects

July 20, 2010 7:33 am | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | News | Comments

The weight-loss results have been modest, but the new compound appears to be safer than previous drugs.

DiagnosisONE takes $5M from Edison Venture

July 20, 2010 7:32 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Health-care software provider DiagnosisONE Inc. of Nashua, N.H., has raised $5 million from Edison Venture Fund to expand its sales and marketing efforts, as well as further product development, officials said.


Medical Device Consultants, Inc. and Clinical Development & Support Services Ltd Announce Strategic Partnership

July 20, 2010 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. , July 20 /- Medical Device Consultants, Inc. (MDCI), a full-service regulatory consulting and contract research organization (CRO) serving the medical device and diagnostics industry, today announced a strategic partnership with Clinical Development & Support...


Sysmex America Begins Distribution of CellaVision® DM1200

July 20, 2010 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MUNDELEIN, Ill. , July 20 /- Sysmex, a global leader in medical diagnostic testing equipment and information systems technology, today announced the addition of the CellaVision® DM1200 cell image analysis analyzer to the Sysmex hematology product offering.  The DM1200 enables...


Foundation Radiology Group Forms Strategic Partnership with Transcription Experts, Acusis

July 20, 2010 7:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PITTSBURGH , July 20 /- Pittsburgh -based Foundation Radiology Group (FRG), a premier provider of high-quality, diagnostic imaging professional services, is proud to announce its strategic partnership with Acusis, a national provider of outsourced medical transcription services for...


BIO Ventures for Global Health Opens San Francisco Office; Hires New Senior Staff

July 20, 2010 6:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

Washington , July 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH) announced today that it is expanding to the West Coast with the opening of a new San Francisco headquarters office. The expansion provides BVGH the opportunity to work even more closely with the world...


Health Robotics' CytoCare Continues European Expansion With Grifols and Vall d'Hebron University Hospital

July 20, 2010 6:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy , July 20, 2010 /- Health Robotics today announced that it recently signed agreements to grant exclusive CytoCare distribution rights in Spain and Portugal to world-leading IV Therapy company Grifols S.A., and to install the first-ever Cancer Therapy Robot in Spain...


Vialipro Dietary Supplement: Recall-Undeclared Drug Ingredient

July 20, 2010 6:30 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Lab analyses found that certain batches of Vialipro contain Sulfoaildenafil, an analogue of Sildenafil.


AsherXino Obtains Approval for the Development of OPL 289

July 20, 2010 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

AsherXino Corporation (OTCBB: AXNO) announces that it has successfully completed the acquisition of 40% economic interest and operatorship of OPL 289, following obtaining government approval and meeting the conditions precedent of the "farm-in" agreement entered into with Cleanwaters Consortium and...

Mild flu season hits Meridian Bioscience 2Q profit

July 20, 2010 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical test maker Meridian Bioscience Inc. said Tuesday its net income dropped 24 percent in the fiscal third quarter, partly because the mild flu season hurt demand for respiratory tests.Meridian said it earned $6.4 million, or 16 cents per share, in the three months ended June 30. That was...

Proceed with caution: Electronic Medical Record ahead

July 20, 2010 5:34 am | by Diagnostic Imaging | News | Comments

In our headlong rush into electronic medical records, a move fueled by $19 billion in stimulus money, we should heed some cautionary notes that are emerging as the transition from paper to digital takes place.



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