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Ziopharm Oncology offering $35 million in stock

May 27, 2010 7:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Ziopharm Oncology Inc. on Thursday said it is publicly offering $35 million in common stock.The company said it is offering 7 million shares at $5 apiece, marking a 10 percent discount to the stock's closing price of $5.58 on Wednesday.Shares fell 65 cents, or 12 percent, to $4.93 in morning...

Concord Medical 1Q profit rises as company expands

May 27, 2010 7:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Concord Medical Services Holdings Ltd., the largest radiation therapy and diagnostic imaging center operator in China, said Thursday that its first-quarter profit surged as the company continues to expand.Concord said its profit grew to 21.6 million renminbi ($3.2 million) from 1.1 million...

Low Cost 30 W Desktop Medical Power Supplies

May 27, 2010 6:16 am | Protek Power | Product Releases | Comments

Designed to cost effectively power today’s medical devices, the PMP31 Series of medical desktop power supplies from Protek Power provides 30 Watts of power.


Plastic Components Machined and Drilled to Specification

May 27, 2010 6:09 am | Interstate Specialty Products, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Custom engineered plastic components can be machined and drilled to specification for a wide range of applications, including insulators, standoffs, spacers, shims, and flow components.

Gold and Aluminum Coated Fibers Withstand High Temperatures

May 27, 2010 6:03 am | Fiberguide Industries, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Delivering reliable operation in extreme conditions, Fiberguide Industries provides its metal jacket series of gold and aluminum coated optical fibers.

Constant Voltage and Constant Current DC to DC Converter

May 27, 2010 5:49 am | Linear Technology | Product Releases | Comments

Linear Technology announces the LT3956, an 80 V high-side current sense DC/DC converter designed to operate as a constant-current and constant-voltage regulator.

Henry Ford Hospital: New left-side heart pump improves right-side heart function

May 27, 2010 4:38 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Henry Ford Health System) A state-of-the-art heart pump, designed to maintain a continuous flow of blood in end-stage cardiac patients with damage to the left side of the heart, also improves function on the right side of the heart, according to researchers at Henry Ford...


Woman in 'forced' surgery ruling

May 27, 2010 3:44 am | by BBC | News | Comments

A cancer patient with a hospital phobia should be forced to undergo a life-saving operation if necessary, a judge rules.


SET, Replisaurus Mastering & CEA-Leti to support final commercialization of ECPR technology

May 27, 2010 3:43 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

ECPR process is in final development phase before the commercialization of technology born to revolutionize the semiconductor copper back-end industry..

OSEO has assigned € 9.9 million in support to the CUIVRE project

May 27, 2010 2:42 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

ECPR(TM): The final development phase before the commercialization of technology born to revolutionize the semiconductor industry.

Covidien Expands V-Loc(TM) Family of Absorbable Wound Closure Devices for Knotless Tissue Repair

May 27, 2010 2:41 am | by Covidien | News | Comments

Receives FDA 510(k) clearance to market the V-Loc(TM) 90 device NORTH HAVEN, Conn., May 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced the global launch of the V-Loc(TM) 90 device, expanding its family of V-Loc(TM)...


Select Medical Holdings names Frist director

May 26, 2010 2:10 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hospital operator Select Medical Holdings Corp. said Wednesday it appointed former Senate Majority Leader Dr. William H. Frist as an independent director to the company's board.Frist is currently serving as a business and medicine professor at Vanderbilt University. He represented Tennessee in...

Predictive Biosciences adds on

May 26, 2010 1:38 pm | by Mass Device | News | Comments

Predictive Biosciences adds two VPs and fills out its commercial sales team in anticipation of the release of its bladder cancer test. Predictive Biosciences appointed two vice presidents and expanded its sales force as it prepares for the launch of a bladder cancer test. ...


Hylenex recombinant (hyaluronidase human injection): Recall

May 26, 2010 1:36 pm | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Voluntary recall of all manufactured lots has been initiated as a precautionary measure due to instances of particulate matter observed in a limited number of vials during routine stability testing.


Canadian earnings declared Wednesday: Bevo Agro, Pyng Medical, Southern Pacific

May 26, 2010 12:10 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Canadian earning declared Wednesday as of 4 p.m. ET:Bevo Agro Inc. (TSXV:BVO): Three months ended March 31, 2009, $499,209, $0.02 a share; 2009, $296,471, $0.01 a share. Revenue: 2010, $3,500,000; 2009, $3,000,000.Leader Energy Services Ltd. (TSXV:LEA): Three months ended March 31, 2010,...


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