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Hansen Medical loss widens in 3Q(2)

November 3, 2010 1:46 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Medical robotics company Hansen Medical Inc. said Wednesday that its loss widened slightly in the third quarter, missing Wall Street earnings expectations and sending shares lower in after-hours trading.For the period ended Sept. 30, the company posted a net loss of $12.1 million, or 23 cents...

Hansen Medical loss widens in 3Q

November 3, 2010 1:45 pm | Comments

Medical robotics company Hansen Medical Inc. said Wednesday that its loss widened slightly in the third quarter, missing Wall Street earnings expectations and sending shares lower in after-hours trading.For the period ended Sept. 30, the company posted a net loss of $12.1 million, or 23 cents...

Cardinal Health approves $750M stock buyback

November 3, 2010 12:45 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Health care products distributor Cardinal Health Inc. said Wednesday it authorized the repurchase of up to $750 million in stock.The authorization allows the company to buy back stock at any time through Nov. 30, 2013. Cardinal Health said it bought back $250 million in stock during July and...

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Netsmart Technologies Software Supports Shawnee Mental Health Center Integrated Mental Health and Primary Care Initiative

November 3, 2010 12:33 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

GREAT RIVER, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2010 /- Netsmart Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of software and services for health and human services organizations, announced that one if its mental health provider customers, Shawnee (Ohio) Mental Health Center, is achieving positive results from a...

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Sleeping pills not easy answer

November 3, 2010 12:32 pm | by Baylor College of Medicine | Comments

When sleep doesn't come easily, some people turn to what they think is an easy solution – sleeping pills. But according to a Baylor College of Medicine sleep expert, sleep medications – whether prescription or over-the-counter – shouldn't be taken lightly. "All...

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O.I. Corporation Announces Results for Third Quarter of 2010

November 3, 2010 11:45 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

O.I. Corporation (NASDAQ: OICO) today announced its results for the three months ended September 30, 2010. These results are summarized below.The limited information contained in this press release is not adequate information upon which to make an informed investment decision....

Mass. nets $126M from federal biotech grants

November 3, 2010 11:36 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

The U.S. Health and Human Services department has confirmed that about 300 Massachusetts life sciences companies have received $126 million in federal funds through the Therapeutic Discovery Project Grants.

Alnylam joins Medtronic, CHDI to treat Huntington's disease

November 3, 2010 11:36 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

Cambridge biotech Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc. is collaborating with Minneapolis-based Medtronic Inc. and California non-profit CHDI Foundation Inc. to advance a drug-device combination treatment of Huntington's disease, a neurodegenerative genetic disorder.

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Stealth DNA May Control Aging

November 3, 2010 11:35 am | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Comments

Research on Amish people reveals a link between a rare genetic pattern and healthy aging.

Cocrystal Discovery Receives Awards for Its Novel Antiviral Drug Development Programs

November 3, 2010 10:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

SEATTLE, Nov. 3, 2010 /- Cocrystal Discovery, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel antiviral therapeutics for the treatment of serious and chronic viral diseases, announced today that it has received $733,438 in grants from the Qualified...

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PhRMA CEO John Castellani Responds to Mid-Term Election, Stresses Importance of Innovation to Help Grow Economy

November 3, 2010 10:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) President and CEO John Castellani released the following statement and video regarding the mid-term election: Watch the Video "Congratulations to all of the candidates who...

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Research Facility Expansion Will Create, Retain More than 150 Jobs in Chester County

November 3, 2010 10:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A global contract research organization will expand its operations in Chester County and create more than 80 new jobs within three years, the Department of Community and Economic Development announced today. PPD Inc. is planning to...

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IRS Awards $244,479 Grant to STB Lifesaving Technologies®

November 3, 2010 10:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 3, 2010 /- STB Lifesaving Technologies ® today announced that it has been awarded a Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) grant from the U.S. government in the amount of $244,479.   The Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project was included in the...

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Regado Biosciences to Present at the IMPACT 2010 Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

November 3, 2010 10:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 3, 2010 /- Regado Biosciences, a privately held company leading the development of antithrombotic aptamers with active control agents, announced that Ellen McDonald, MBA, Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer, will be presenting at IMPACT 2010 held at...

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Champions Biotechnology Awarded $1.46 million in Grants

November 3, 2010 10:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

BALTIMORE, Nov. 3, 2010 /- Champions Biotechnology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSBR ), a company engaged in the development of advanced preclinical platforms and tumor specific data to enhance the value of oncology drugs, today received $1.46 million in grants as part of the Qualifying...

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