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Dehaier Medical Systems Chief Executive Officer To Ring NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

June 29, 2010 10:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BEIJING , June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: DHRM ), an emerging leader in the development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical devices and homecare medical products in China , today announced members of its Executive Management will ring the...


Study finds no link between diabetes drug rosiglitazone and increased rate of heart attack

June 29, 2010 7:38 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Washington University School of Medicine) The diabetes drug rosiglitazone has been under intense scrutiny since a 2007 study linked the drug's use with increased risk of heart attack and death from heart disease. Now, in a post-trial analysis of results from an international...


Ovarian transplantation restores fertility to old mice and also lengthens their lives

June 29, 2010 7:38 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) Scientists have discovered that when they transplant ovaries from young mice into aging female mice, not only does the procedure make the mice fertile again, but also it rejuvenates their behavior and increases their lifespan.


New data for Vimpat (lacosamide) C-V showed sustained efficacy for up to 5 years

June 29, 2010 7:38 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Cooney Waters Group, Inc.) New long term data showed that Vimpat (lacosamide) C-V provided sustained reduction in seizure frequency for up to five years when used as an add-on treatment for uncontrolled partial onset seizures in adults with epilepsy.


InvenSense files registration statement for proposed initial public offering

June 29, 2010 7:37 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

InvenSense, Inc., a leading provider of intelligent motion processing solutions that enable a motion-based user interface for consumer electronics, today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission for the...

Bind Biosciences takes $12.4M, hires Schnipper

June 29, 2010 7:37 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Cambridge nanoparticle-based drug developer Bind Biosciences Inc. has taken in $12.4 million in a Series C-1 funding round. The company also announced that it has hired Ed Schnipper as chief medical officer.

Accuray Appoints Peter Fine to Board of Directors

June 29, 2010 7:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SUNNYVALE, Calif. , June 29 /- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY ), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today the appointment of Peter Fine as a member of the company's Board of Directors effective June 28, 2010 . Fine will replace board member Li Yu who has resigned...


Vermillion Announces Issuance of Patent for Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis

June 29, 2010 7:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

FREMONT, Calif. , June 29 /- Vermillion, Inc. (Pink Sheets: VRML), a molecular diagnostics company, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a notice of allowance of a patent entitled "Biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease" to the Company. The...


BSP Granted CE Mark for its HyperQ AD-100 Product Enabling Improved Diagnostic Performance of Stress ECG

June 29, 2010 7:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

TEL AVIV, Israel , June 29, 2010 /- BSP, which develops and commercializes advanced products for the non invasive, accurate diagnosis of heart diseases, announced today that its Add-On product, the HyperQ AD-100 ( AD-100 Pic.pdf), intended for improved...


Thermal Gap Fillers Combine High Performance, Low Pricing

June 29, 2010 7:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

TP-S30 thermal interface pads from MH&W International provide 3.0 W/mK of thermal conductivity between hot components and heat sinks at lower costs than competing gap filler materials.

USB Isolation Is Strong Enough for Medical Applications

June 29, 2010 7:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

B&B Electronics’ USB isolator, model UH401, features up to 4 kV isolation, ensuring high reliability and protection from damaging electrical storms, spikes, power surges, and other high EMI/RFI disturbances.

Advanced Pressure Instrumentation Provides High Accuracy

June 29, 2010 7:00 am | Product Releases | Comments

Heise precision pressure instruments provide the high accuracy measurements required for critical test, calibration, and process applications.

Connectors Ideal for High Amperage Applications

June 29, 2010 6:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

Amphenol Industrial, a global leader in interconnect systems, offers a connector series designed to eliminate bulky and space-consuming cable glands on motors, AC/DC inverters and converters, and other high amperage equipment.

Covidien Redefines Surgical Stapling with Introduction of New Tri-Staple(TM) Technology Platform

June 29, 2010 3:35 am | by Covidien | News | Comments

New generation of endoscopic stapling technology offers outstanding clinical performance in wider range of laparoscopic surgical procedures NORTH HAVEN, Conn., Jun 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced the...


Consumer Reports Health Questions Use of Statins By Children and Some Women

June 29, 2010 3:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

Analyzes the Effectiveness and Safety of Statin Use for Those Who Need It Recommendations for Choosing a 'Best Buy' Statin and Strategies for Money-Saving YONKERS, N.Y. , June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A series of new reports from Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs (BBD ) caution that...



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