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Hospira Symbiq One-Channel and Two-Channel Infusers: Class I Recall

September 10, 2010 11:33 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

Potential for the device to fail to detect air in line at the end of an infusion.

Study to control blood pressure in diabetics enrolling

September 10, 2010 11:32 am | by Baylor College of Medicine | Comments

Most people believe controlling blood sugar levels is the only concern for people with diabetes. However, doctors at Baylor College of Medicine say there are more health concerns that must be managed to save the life of a diabetic. "One of the leading causes of death for people with...


CIOs 'cautiously optimistic' of stimulus funds for e-health records

September 10, 2010 10:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

A survey conducted by the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME) indicated that 90 percent of CHIME member respondents expect to qualify for stimulus funding by the end of Stage 1 of the incentive program, Sept. 30, 2012.


Sysmex America Announces LabCorp Hematology Automation Agreement

September 10, 2010 10:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

MUNDELEIN, Ill., Sept. 10 /- Sysmex America, Inc. (SAI), a leading medical diagnostic instrument manufacturer and information systems developer, today announced that Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp®) (NYSE: LH ) has signed a five-year agreement for Sysmex...


CorMatrix Receives FDA IDE Approval to Begin Prospective, Randomized Evaluation of New Onset Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation in Subjects Receiving the CorMatrix® ECM™ for P...

September 10, 2010 9:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

ATLANTA, Sept. 10 /- CorMatrix Cardiovascular, Inc., a medical device company developing and delivering unique extracellular matrix (ECM) biomaterial devices that harness the body's innate ability to repair damaged cardiovascular tissue, announced today that FDA has granted conditional...


Cogdell Spencer Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

September 10, 2010 9:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 10 /- Cogdell Spencer Inc. (NYSE: CSA ) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per common share payable on October 20, 2010 to stockholders of record on September 24, 2010.  The dividend covers the third quarter...


Orexigen® Therapeutics to Speak at Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference

September 10, 2010 8:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 10 /- Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, today announced that the Company will be speaking at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference.  The details are as...


Spa & Resort/Medical Aesthetics Expo to Feature New Innovations from Exhibitors

September 10, 2010 8:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /- Spa & Resort/Medical Aesthetics Expo will feature new innovations that will enhance client offerings for spa and salon owners.  These new products will be on display and demonstrated at the event taking place September 28-29 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention...


Zargis Signs Agreement to Provide Ontario Telemedicine Network With Remote Stethoscope Solution

September 10, 2010 8:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 10 /- Zargis Medical Corp., a majority-owned subsidiary of Speedus Corp. (OTCQB: SPDE), today announced that it has signed an agreement with the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) providing for the delivery and testing of Zargis' award-winning telemedicine...


Varian Medical Systems Spotlights TrueBeam Treatment System for First Time in Europe at ESTRO 2010, September 12-16, Barcelona

September 10, 2010 8:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 10 /- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ) is spotlighting its new TrueBeam™ medical linear accelerator for fast, powerful and efficient cancer treatments at the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology exhibition in Barcelona next week. A...


TomoTherapy to Present at Baird's 2010 Health Care Conference

September 10, 2010 4:45 am | by The Associated Press | Comments () —TomoTherapy Incorporated ( (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for cancer care, today announced that CFO Thomas Powell and Vice President of Operations and Business Development Eric Schloesser will present at...

Good Start Genetics grabs $18M in first round

September 10, 2010 4:33 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

Boston-based Good Start Genetics Inc. has closed on an $18 million Series A round of funding to help the company move its DNA sequencing-based pre-pregnancy genetic test along in development.

Why the secrecy surrounding TSI development?

September 10, 2010 2:33 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

Yole analyst Jean-Marc Yannou describes what?s really going on behind the scenes with through-silicon interposer (TSI) development.

Lack of trust in hospitals a major deterrent for blood donation among African-Americans

September 9, 2010 10:32 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Wiley-Blackwell) A new study published in Transfusion reveals that there is a significant distrust in the health care system among the African-American community, and African-Americans who distrust hospitals are less likely to donate blood.


Mapping How the Brain Matures

September 9, 2010 9:32 pm | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Comments

New analysis tools may eventually help doctors predict autism and other developmental disorders.



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