Biology News

Biometrics - A Global Market Overview

1/22/2015
DUBLIN , Jan. 22, 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4trb7t/biometrics_a ) has announced the addition of the "Biometrics - A Global Market Overview" report to their offering. , The primary goal of biometrics technology is to ensure that an individual is who she/he is claiming to be, and for this purpose, this technology may make use of a person,s unique ... [Comments]

Valid USA Signs Contract For Washington Driver's License Issuance

1/22/2015
CHICAGO , Jan. 9, 2015 Valid S.A. ("Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: VLID3 ON), is pleased to inform its shareholders and the market in general the State of Washington,s Department of Licensing, in the United States, awarded the contract for a new enrollment and central issuance system for driver,s licenses and identification cards to its subsidiary, Valid USA.  The project planning ... [Comments]

Identity Industry Leading Publication Debuts New Look As Biometrics Hit Mainstream

1/22/2015
TORONTO , Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Today, FindBiometrics, the leading source of biometrics industry news, interviews and thought leadership, announced the launch of its new website design. "When we launched FindBiometrics 12 years ago the industry was in its infancy", says Peter O,Neill , founder and CEO of FindBiometrics. "Now it,s maturing very quickly. More than ever, the industry ... [Comments]

FreeWavz Launches on Fundable to Drive Speed-to-Market in 2015

1/22/2015
MELBOURNE, Fla. , Jan. 13, 2015  Today, FreeWavz ( www.FreeWavz.com ), the developer of smart wearable technology, launched its crowdfunding campaign on Fundable, https://www.fundable.com/freewavz . FreeWavz will be expanding to accelerate the build of production capacity to meet customer demand. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150113/168789LOGO Photo - http://photos.prnews... [Comments]

EyeLock Debuts First Iris Authentication Technology Embedded in 3D Printed Automobile

1/22/2015
DETROIT , Jan. 13, 2015 Technology Showcase, Hall E -   EyeLock Inc. , a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced it will showcase its EyeLock ID technology integrated in a 3D printed automobile designed and developed by the Department of Energy,s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) at the 2015 North America International Auto Show . EyeLock,s iris ... [Comments]

BellBrook Labs Launches a High Throughput Screening Assay for Glycosyltransferases with TR-FRET Readout

1/22/2015
MADISON, Wis. , Jan. 15, 2015  BellBrook Labs, a leader in high throughput screening assays for drug discovery, announced the launch of a TR-FRET (time resolved Forster resonance energy transfer) version of the company,s Transcreener UDP Assay, a high throughput screening assay for glycosyltransferases and other UDP-producing enzymes. The new assay will allow for sensitive detection of hundr... [Comments]

Nasal Spray with Insulin Equivalent Shows Promise as Treatment for Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Dementia

1/22/2015
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. , Jan. 16, 2015  A man-made form of insulin delivered by nasal spray may improve working memory and other mental capabilities in adults with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer,s disease dementia, according to a pilot study led by researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The study,s subjects were 60 adults diagnosed with amnesic mild cognitive impairment (... [Comments]

CES Response for NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Kicks Off 2015

1/22/2015
OXFORD, Conn. , Jan. 20, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD and NXTDW) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, reports on the recent success of the Wocket™ smart wallet at CES 2015 in Las Vegas . Wocket smart wallet was named as one of the "11 Hot Products at CES" in a review published in Wired.com, one of the "5 Best Products Launched At CES... [Comments]

Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it!

1/22/2015
NEW YORK and POINT ROBERTS, Washington , January 20, 2015 Investorideas.com, a global news source covering leading sectors including technology and tech stocks, releases video from the CES 2015 (Consumer Electronics Show) Personal Privacy marketplace featuring master pickpocket and security consultant Apollo Robbins . Apollo shows how easily a wallet is stolen and talks about the Wocket... [Comments]

$4.80 Near Term Price Target with "Buy" given by CapRock Research for NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) issued by Small Cap IR

1/22/2015
NEW YORK , Jan. 21, 2015  Analyst Report Issued by Small Cap IR. In 2011, Nilson Report,s annual Global Credit Card Brands report showed that planet-wide, transactions at merchants on the leading payment cards rose to $135.3 billion in 2011, while the total number of credit, debit, and prepaid cards reached 6.54 billion.  Eight million credit card users in the U.S. were victims of fraud... [Comments]

Ten Years of the European Inventor Award: A Retrospective Look at the Inventors and Ideas That Have Changed Our Lives

1/22/2015
MUNICH , January 22, 2015 , Europe,s most prestigious innovation prize celebrates its tenth year  The European Patent Office to present a video retrospective of the most exciting and innovative nominations  Two British nominations to be featured: Christofer Toumazou and Sophie Wilson   A different theme each week featuring former finalists and winners of the Award... [Comments]

Medicine News

Pipeline Review of Global Ageing Therapeutics Market

1/23/2015
Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) January 24, 2015 The report is a detailed study of pipeline drugs in the field of aging and geriatric diseases from key market players. Through a brief introduction about the various diseases commonly occurring in the aging population, the report presents a competitive analysis of the market for drugs formulated for these conditions, with a distinct focus on the drug... [Comments]

Hastings and Hastings Reports a Record Number of Client Review Requests for Slip and Fall Accidents in 2014

1/23/2015
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) January 23, 2015 Hastings and Hastings, a law firm in Arizona that focuses on personal injury matters, reports a record number of legal representation client review requests for slip and fall accidents in 2014. Statistically speaking, there has been a steady rise in the number of slip and fall related accidents that happen both at work and at home throughout the Valley.... [Comments]

Deer Path of Huntley Affordable Assisted Living to Host Valentine's Day Happy Hour

1/22/2015
Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Deer Path of Huntley -- a BMA affordable assisted living community -- will host a Valentine’s Day Happy Hour from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 13. , The community, which is located at 12500 Regency Parkway in Huntley, Illinois, serves adults with physical disabilities between the ages of 22 and 64. , This Happy Hour event will include Valentine's Day... [Comments]

Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health

1/22/2015
(PRWEB) January 23, 2015 The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is pleased to announce that Gigi Davidson, R.Ph., DICVP, Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services at North Carolina State’s College of Veterinary Medicine has been named the recipient of the 2015 Beal Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service—the organization’s highest award. , Since 1820, USP has relied on the contributions of volunteer... [Comments]

Liberty University's Resident Master’s Counseling Program Receives CACREP Accreditation

1/22/2015
Lynchburg, Va. (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Liberty University has received accreditation for its resident Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.) program from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP). , The program, part of Liberty’s Center for Counseling & Family Studies , is under the leadership of Dr. Ronald Hawkins, founding dean of the ... [Comments]

LunaDress Shows The Latest Styles Of Wedding Dresses In 2015

1/22/2015
(PRWEB) January 23, 2015 LunaDress, with its top dressmaking technologies, has been a leading dress supplier in the fashion industry. Now, the business is showing its latest designs of wedding dresses and launching a site-wide promotion of women’s dresses. , According to the company’s CEO, all the fresh new products are designed for 2015, and they are now offered with big discounts, up to 80% o... [Comments]

City of West Hollywood Highlights the 42nd Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

1/22/2015
West Hollywood, California (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The City of West Hollywood hosted a news conference on Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 10 a.m., to commemorate the 42nd anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, which legalized abortion in the United States. , “It’s been 42 years since the Roe vs. Wade decision and the fight to protect a women’s right to choose is still as present ... [Comments]

TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America

1/22/2015
Hawley, PA (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Woodloch Pines, an all-inclusive family resort located in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains, has been selected by TripAdvisor as the number one best large hotel for families in the United States and the 6th best in the world for their annual Travelers’ Choice Awards. , TripAdvisor represents the world’s largest online travel community . The website is home ... [Comments]

Chemo Duck Launches First App Ever Created for Kids with Cancer

1/22/2015
Nashville, TN (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Gabe’s Chemo Duck Program is pleased to announce the release of the official Chemo Duck App, the first app ever created for kids with cancer. The Chemo Duck App, available on iTunes for use on all Apple phones and devices, is filled with enjoyable games to help children of all ages living with cancer adjust to hospital life and treatments. The free app hel... [Comments]

Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring

1/22/2015
Glendale, AZ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Padre Murphy's and Owner Tom Boyle in Glendale, AZ has been a long supporter of Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA). The PPHA's passion for others' well-being and shared interest with Padre Murphy's in getting everyone, including NFL greats, treated for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has propelled them into being one of the leading groups sup... [Comments]

VogueQueen Unveils New Designs of Prom Dresses for 2015

1/22/2015
(PRWEB) January 23, 2015 VogueQueen is a seasoned and trusted leader who consistently delivers trendy dresses at affordable prices and many designers are thrilled to have it lead the wedding dress industry into the future. Today, the business announces its new collection of prom dresses for the global market. , “The CEO of VogueQueen is uniquely qualified to drive the strategic vision and he fo... [Comments]

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