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Cubist drug passes Phase 2 safety test

July 14, 2010 9:45 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. has met its safety objectives in a Phase 2 study of Cubicin, its treatment intended for prosthetic joint infections.


Dr. Nie Wentao's New Method of Diabetic Nutrition Interventions

July 14, 2010 9:45 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

YINCHUAN, China , July 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Recently, Xinhua Website reported about Dr. Nie Wentao's nutrition intervention technology for type 1 diabetes mellitus. Dr. Nie Wentao's diabetic treatment technology is becoming a mainstream technology for diabetes treatment, so it aroused...


Helix Bioscience Appointed DNA Drug Sensitivity Testing Distributor for Genelex Corporation

July 14, 2010 9:45 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SEATTLE and TULSA, Okla. , July 14 /- Genelex and Helix have announced a personalized prescribing strategic alliance to increase the availability of important new DNA Drug Sensitivity Tests such as Plavitestâ„¢ and Tamoxitestâ„¢. These tests and the GeneMedRx medication management...


Renhuang Showcases its All Natural Products at 45th China National New and Special Drugs Fair

July 14, 2010 9:43 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

HARBIN, China , July 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Renhuang Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CBP ) ("Renhuang" or the "Company"), a developer, manufacturer and distributor of botanical products, bio-pharmaceuticals and traditional Chinese medicines ("TCM"), today announced that...


MarketsandMarkets: Patient Monitoring Devices Markets in Brazil, Russia, India and China Worth $2,992 Million by 2015

July 14, 2010 9:43 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

DALLAS , July 14, 2010 /- According to a new market research report, 'Patient Monitoring Devices - Emerging Markets BRIC ( Brazil , Russia , India and China ) 2010-2015, published by MarketsandMarkets ( ), the BRIC patient monitoring market is expected to...


Silence Therapeutics and AstraZeneca Extend siRNA Development Collaboration

July 14, 2010 9:43 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LONDON , July 14 /- Silence Therapeutics plc (AIM: SLN) ("Silence" or the "Company") is pleased to announce a one-year extension of its ongoing research and development collaboration with AstraZeneca.  Under the terms of the agreement, which has progressed well since being signed in...


Sector Snap: SEC inquiry sacks home health stocks

July 14, 2010 8:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Shares of home health providers sank Wednesday as an investigation into the industry's Medicare reimbursement practices expanded.After the markets closed on Tuesday, LHC Group Inc. and Gentiva Health Services Inc. said they are being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission. LHC...

System Offers Powerful, High-Speed 5-Axis Machining

July 14, 2010 8:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mazak’s high-performance VARIAXIS 730-5X II provides high-speed, heavy-duty, five-axis machining of large, complex parts.


Heat Resistant Epoxy Adhesive Developed for High Performance Structural Bonding

July 14, 2010 8:06 am | Master Bond, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Master Bond Polymer Supreme 46HT-2 was developed for outstanding, high performance bonding strength to both similar and dissimilar substrates.

New Extruders Designed to Produce Precision Medical Tubing Within Clean Room and Controlled Environments

July 14, 2010 7:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

As a result of working closely with end users to develop an in depth understanding of their requirements, American Kuhne has satisfied the need for reduced floor space with a line of compact extruders. These extruders are designed to produce precision medical tubing within the space limitations that often exist in clean rooms.

SCARA Robots Feature Highly Rigid Gears

July 14, 2010 7:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

An industry first for SCARA robots, Toshiba Machine’s TH-A Series is equipped with highly rigid gears for each axis. Proven successful in 6-axis robots, these gears provide quicker acceleration/deceleration, a longer life span, and easier maintenance. 

Frameless Brushless Motors Deliver High Performance for Tightly Integrated Motion Applications

July 14, 2010 7:23 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kollmorgen introduces KBM Series Frameless Brushless Motors, a new family of frameless motors derived from the proven and extensive portfolio of Kollmorgen designs.

Chipset Delivers Efficiency for High Frequency DC-DC Switching Applications

July 14, 2010 6:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

International Rectifier, IR (NYSE: IRF), a leader in power management technology, today introduced the IRF6706S2PbF and IRF6798MPbF DirectFET MOSFET chipset that provides best-in-class efficiency for 12V input synchronous buck applications including servers, desktops, and notebooks.

Half of swine flu deaths were in previously healthy people, research finds

July 14, 2010 6:48 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Liverpool) Over half of UK swine flu hospital admissions and inpatient deaths occurred in people with no underlying health problems or obvious risk factors, research at the University of Liverpool has found.


Researcher targets gene regulators on link between arsenic, cancer

July 14, 2010 6:48 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Michigan State University) To determine how arsenic increases the risk of lung cancer and to identify potential treatments, a Michigan State University researcher will use $1.7 million in federal funding during the next five years to examine why certain genes disrupt cells,...



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