Biology News

Virginia Department of Corrections Selects Track Group As Electronic Monitoring Partner

SALT LAKE CITY , Oct. 6, 2015 Track Group, Inc. (OTCQX: TRCK), a global tracking solutions company, announced today that it has signed a contract with the Virginia Department of Corrections to provide electronic monitoring services across the full range of sentences under the Department's oversight. Derek Cassell , Track Group's President of the Americas. "This contract with... [Comments]

Maverix Advances The State Of Gene Expression Analysis With Debut Of The Maverix RNA-Seq 3.0 Analysis Kit

SAN MATEO, Calif. , Oct. 6, 2015  Maverix Biomics, Inc., a leading genomic analysis software company, today announced enhancements to its software portfolio with the debut of its RNA-Seq 3.0 gene expression analysis kit for differential expression in eukaryotes. The software is integrated into the Maverix Analytic Platform, which is a cloud-based genomic analysis solution... [Comments]

SoundView Technology Group Issues NXT-ID (NXTD) Update; Scaling Up

BOSTON , October 5, 2015 ) releases the following market and company update for NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market. --> ) releases the following market and company update for NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ), a biometric authentication company focused on th... [Comments]

Impact of Mega Trends on the Biometrics Market in Law Enforcement

DUBLIN , Oct. 02 2015 ) has announced the addition of the "Enforcing the Law Using Biometrics" report to their offering. --> ) has announced the addition of the "Enforcing the Law Using Biometrics" report to their offering. --> Rese... [Comments]

India Biometrics Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2020 - Reportlinker Review

NEW YORK , Oct. 1, 2015  Biometrics includes diverse set of technologies used for measuring and analysing human body characteristics, such as fingerprints, eye retinas, facial patterns, voice patterns, etc. for authentication purposes. Adoption of biometrics technology has been constantly increasing in India over the last five years. In addition to the most prominent p... [Comments]

ILCs Open Doors To Independence For Californians With Spinal Cord Injuries

SACRAMENTO, Calif. , Sept. 30, 2015  With nearly 300,000 Americans living with spinal cord injuries (SCIs) and the number of new SCIs estimated to reach 12,500 annually, the role of Independent Living Centers (ILCs) like Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living (SCRS-IL) is increasingly important. SCRS-IL is one of 28 ILCs in California opening do... [Comments]

Crossmatch Wins Final Ruling in Patent Infringement Suit

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , Sept. 30, 2015  The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit earlier this month issued another key ruling in favor of Crossmatch ™, affirming the International Trade Commission's (ITC's) determination that Korean fingerprint scanner company Suprema and its U.S. partner Mentalix violated Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, a trade p... [Comments]

Report: Glucose Monitoring Market tops $10 Billion

NEW YORK , Sept. 30, 2015  The global glucose monitoring device and diabetes management market is valued at $10,025 billion for 2015. So says a new report on the industry from Kalorama Information. Sales in the traditional glucose monitoring and diabetes management segment dominate the market, followed by continuous glucose monitoring and sensor segment, according to... [Comments]

Fujitsu Refreshes Mobile and Desktop Portfolio for the Enterprise

SUNNYVALE, Calif. , Sept. 29, 2015 News facts: Latest technology improves employee productivity while also saving energy Minimized design shrinks PC footprint Innovative features such as Low Power Active Mode and embedded Fujitsu PalmSecure authentication enable enterprises to realize benefits from workplace transformation Fujitsu today shows that good things c... [Comments]

iDAvatars Among First 100 IBM Watson Ecosystem Partners to Introduce Product to Market

MILWAUKEE , Sept. 29, 2015  iDAvatars is excited to be named one of the first 100 IBM Watson ecosystem partners to introduce its product to market. The official announcement was recently made at an invite-only IBM Watson: Fueling the Cognitive Economy event in San Francisco , where iDAvatars presented a demo of its Intelligent Digital Avatar platform powered... [Comments]

CLEAR Announces Partnership with Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

NEW YORK , Sept. 28, 2015 CLEAR, the leading biometric identity platform, announced today that its expedited traveler service is coming to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.  CLEAR's innovative platform transforms travel, bringing a frictionless experience, serious speed and enhanced security for its members. "CLEAR offers our travelers an expedited security screen... [Comments]

Medicine News

Advanced Medical Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

Port Orange, Fl (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 Advanced Medical, a leading provider of healthcare staffing solutions nationwide, announced today that Glen French has joined the company’s leadership team as Chief Financial Officer. A certified CPA, French brings over 20 years of successful business... [Comments]

RxSafe Selected as a Finalist for CONNECT’s 28th Annual Most Innovative New Product Awards

San Diego, California (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 RxSafe, the leader in automated, high-density robotic storage and retrieval technologies for pharmacies, is pleased to announce that its RxASP 1000 has been selected as a finalist in CONNECT’s Most Innovative New Product Awards. CONNECT , a prem... [Comments]

The LASIK Vision Institute® Launches New, State-of-the-Art Technology to Further Enhance Its Patient Experience

West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 The LASIK Vision Institute (LVI) has upgraded its excimer lasers to the Alcon WaveLight® EX500. WaveLight® refractive technology combines newer surgical advancements into a LASIK procedure personalized for each patient, enhancing their vi... [Comments]

Sir Grout of Dallas Fort Worth Awarded 450-Room Hotel Tile and Grout Restoration for Upscale Westin Galleria Dallas

Dallas, T.X. (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 Sir Grout of Dallas Fort Worth, an exceptional tile and grout restoration company, adds The Westin Galleria Dallas’ restoration to its growing list of commercial Dallas tile and grout cleaning projects. Located in the Galleria Dallas Shopping Center, a... [Comments]

OncLive® Welcomes The US Oncology Network as Newest Member of Strategic Alliance Partnership Program

Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 OncLive® today announced the addition of The US Oncology Network to its widely respected Strategic Alliance Partnership program, which is dedicated to raising awareness of cancer treatment and research. Under the terms of the program, OncLiv... [Comments]

AiRS to Host Silent Auction Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Survivors

Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 The Alliance in Reconstructive Surgery (AiRS) and co-founding board member, Dr. Rod J. Rohrich, will host a special fundraising event this Thursday, October 8th from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. The event, which is to be held at the Roche Bobois showroom at 1707... [Comments]

Secure Islands Named One of SINET’s 2015 Top 16 Emerging Cybersecurity Companies

New York, NY (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 Secure Islands today announced that SINET an organization focused on advancing cyber security innovation through public-private collaboration, chose Secure Islands as a winner of its annual SINET 16 competition. Secure Islands was selected from a pool of... [Comments]

Portland State Researchers Discover Possible One-Pill Cure For Malaria

Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 (Portland, Ore.) — Researchers at Portland State University (PSU) have discovered a possible cure for malaria that could be administered orally in a single pill. The compound is based on a natural red pigment that comes from a soil bacteria. The rese... [Comments]

Consumable Science Launches MyBodyScore™ Version 2.0

Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 Consumable Science ®, a science and technology company that connects world-class science to consumer health, announced the release of its commercial platform. The platform features the second version of its core product, MyBodyScore (MBS), the fir... [Comments]

Dr. Jeffrey Hartog Joins Okyanos Medical Team as Cell Therapy Surgeon

Freeport, Grand Bahama (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 Okyanos , the leader in cell therapy, announced the addition of Dr. Jeffrey Hartog to its prestigious medical team to accommodate the growing demand for adult stem cell treatment. Dr. Hartog, a recognized expert in the field of cell-assisted... [Comments]

Inventor and InventHelp Client Develops Meal Transporter for Crutches Users (KSC-1008)

PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) October 06, 2015 "When I was on crutches, I was unable to walk to the living room with my coffee cup to watch the morning news," said an inventor from Kansas City, Mo. "I live alone, so I had nobody around to help me. This inspired me to come up with a fo... [Comments]

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