(Duke University Medical Center) Researchers from Duke University Medical Center have identified how nanoparticles from diesel exhaust damage lung airway cells, a finding that could lead to new therapies for people susceptible to airway disease. The scientists also discovered that the...
(Infectious Diseases Society of America) Women, nonwhites, and people in the southern United States who were newly infected with HIV and followed for an average of four years experienced greater HIV/AIDS-related morbidity compared to men and people of other races living in other regions...
Technique could enable pinpointed delivery of drugs.
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 17, 2011 /- DJO Incorporated ("DJO" or the "Company"), a global provider of medical device solutions for musculoskeletal health, vascular health and pain management, today announced the planned retirement of Leslie H. Cross, President and Chief Executive Officer ("CEO")....
CarePoint Partners Acquires Houston-Based ivA Lifetec, Further Expanding Network of Regional Home Infusion and Specialty Pharmacy ProvidersJanuary 17, 2011 10:37 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments
CINCINNATI, Jan. 17, 2011 /- CarePoint Partners (CarePoint) announced that it has completed the acquisition of ivA Lifetec (Lifetec), a healthcare company that provides home infusion and specialty infusion in conjunction with home health nursing throughout the Houston, Texas metropolitan...
Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the followed listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange on January 17, 2011.Cp Holdrs (TSX:HCH): $0.273189. Payable Jan 07. Record Dec 15.Wajax Corporation (TSX:WJX): $0.15. Payable Jan 20. Record Dec 31.O'leary Global Equity Income Fund...
Brigham and Women's Hospital and Duke Clinical Research Institute have reduced the scope of two large-scale Phase 3 trials evaluating investigational anti-clotting medication vorapaxar.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute yesterday dedicated the Yawkey Center for Cancer Care, a Boston clinical facility scheduled to open on Jan. 30 and financed in part by a $30 million contribution to the institute's capital campaign by the Yawkey Foundation.
Ibsen Phototonics announces today that Henrik Skov Andersen is appointed new Chief Executive Officer effective February 1, 2011.January 17, 2011 8:46 am | by I-Micronews | Comments
The current CEO Torben Jacobsen announced three years ago to the Board of Directors that he intended to stop as daily manager of Ibsen in the spring of 2011, where he turns 65, after which he wants to focus on Board of Directors work and have more spare time.
According to optics.org website, Intel?s first generation of Light Peak products will feature electronic rather than photonic connectivity.
Woburn-based AdvanDx Inc. has won approval from the FDA for its speedy blood test for simultaneously identifying Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections.
(Canadian Medical Association Journal) High birth weight in First Nations (North American Indian) babies are linked to a higher risk of postneonatal death (infant deaths that occur from four weeks to one year of age), according to a study published in CMAJ.
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Medical device company T-Ray Science, Inc. (TSXV:THZ) announces it will change its name to Verisante Technology Inc. and its trading symbol to "VRS" on the TSX Venture Exchange beginning Tuesday.
Cambridge-based maker of robotic prosthetics iWalk Inc. has raised $15 million in a third round, according to officials. That brings the company's fundraising total to $38.7 million since it was founded in 2006.