Biology News

Sandata Technologies Expands Leadership Team with Product Management Executive

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. , Jan. 13, 2017 Sandata Technologies, LLC, a leading national provider of technology solutions for the homecare industry, including Electronic Visit Verification™ (EVV™), announced today the appointment of homecare industry expert, Justin Jugs, as Senior Vice President of Product Management. Justin brings more than 15 years of homecare experience to San... [Comments]

Trovagene Announces Broadening Network of Commercial Distributors

SAN DIEGO , Jan. 12, 2017  Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV ), a developer of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) technologies, today announced that it has signed agreements with seven strategic partners across Europe and the Middle East for commercialization of the Trovera™ liquid biopsy tests.  This milestone marks the first wave of international distribution agree... [Comments]

Study: The Office of 2017 Will Use Biometrics - But Not Business Cards or Fax Machines

NEW YORK , Jan. 12, 2017  New research undertaken by Fit Small Business has revealed trends around the office of the future.  1,000 participants were simply asked which office technology had they not used in the last three months which we may consider standard issue.  Insights on what will be key features in the office of 2017 were also gathered from futurist... [Comments]

Biometric Technology Market is Estimated to Generate $10.72 Billion, Globally by 2022 - Allied Market Research

PORTLAND, Oregon and PUNE, India , January 12, 2017 A new report by Allied Market Research, titled, "Global Biometric Technology Market: Opportunities and Forecasts, 2015 - 2022," projects that the global biometric technology market is expected to generate revenue of $10.72 billion by 2022, with an estimated CAGR of 19.4% from 2016 to 2022. Continue Reading... [Comments]

Latest Intoxalock Innovation Leading the Ignition Interlock Industry, Improves Customer Experience

DES MOINES, Iowa , Jan. 11, 2017 Intoxalock, a leading ignition interlock provider, has introduced another industry first with the release of its patent-pending calibration device. With this new technology, Intoxalock is able to quickly and reliably perform calibrations, securely upload data logs and process repairs at service center locations, allowing more flexibility for th... [Comments]

Visikol Co-Founder Michael Johnson named to 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 List

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. , Jan. 11, 2017  Michael Johnson, co-founder of Visikol Inc. a company originally funded with an investment from Foundation Venture Capital Group, Inc., has been named to the elite "Forbes 30 Under 30" list in the Science category. Johnson, 27,  was one of 600 people in 20 fields nationwide to be recognized as a leader in business and... [Comments]

CalciMedica Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Studies for CRAC Channel Inhibitor

LA JOLLA, Calif. , Jan. 6, 2017  Privately-held CalciMedica, Inc., announced that it started Phase 1 safety studies in healthy volunteers of a novel calcium release-activated calcium (CRAC) channel inhibitor, CM4620, intended to treat acute pancreatitis. Acute pancreatitis, sudden painful inflammation of the pancreas, is typically a mild disorder, but can be very seriou... [Comments]

SomaLogic announces that it has joined the iCarbonX Digital Life Alliance

BOULDER, Colo. , Jan. 5, 2017  SomaLogic announced today that it has agreed to join the "Digital Life Alliance" established by iCarbonX, the China -based company founded in 2015 to build a "Global Digital Health Ecosystem that can define each person's 'digital life' based on a combination of individual's biological, behavioral and psychological data, the Internet and ar... [Comments]

Delta ID Introduces Iris Scanning Technology for In-Car Biometrics and Secure Autonomous Driving at CES 2017

NEWARK, Calif. , Jan. 5, 2017  Delta ID Inc., a leader in consumer-grade iris scanning technology, introduced its iris scanning technology for automotive at CES® 2017. Delta ID has collaborated with Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX ) to demonstrate the use of iris scanning as a secure, reliable and convenient way to identify and authenticate the driver in a car, and as a... [Comments]

CES 2017: A&D Medical Features its ULTRACONNECT Blood Pressure Monitors

LAS VEGAS , Jan. 4, 2017  For the thousands of attendees at this year's International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), A&D Medical , a global leader in connected health and biometric measurement devices and services, will be featuring its new line of ULTRA CONNECT blood pressure monitors. On display in A&D Medical's special CES Exhibit Suite , the new upper ar... [Comments]

Valencell Raises the Bar in Biometric Sensor Solutions for Hearables and Wearables

LAS VEGAS , Jan. 4, 2017  CES 2017 – Valencell , the leading innovator in performance biometric sensor technology, today announced the launch of two new versions of its Benchmark™ sensor systems, the highly-accurate biometric sensor modules that incorporate the best of Valencell's PerformTek ® biometric technology, experience and expertise. The two new designs inc... [Comments]

Medicine News

Serenity Discusses the Connection Between Drugs and Crime During National Stalking Awareness Month

Marne, Michigan (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 January is National Stalking Awareness Month (NSAM), now in its fourteenth year, when we turn the spotlight on those who choose to lurk in the corners and commit the crime of stalking, a very real danger to many in our community. We also take a look... [Comments]

Dental Patients Prefer Propofol for Sedation

(PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Anesthesia Progress – Everyone wants less pain during dental surgery, but it can be challenging for dentists to choose the best drug option for each patient. Dentists have several general anesthesia alternatives and finding the right option can result in less patien... [Comments]

Gym Source Announces New Store in Miami, FL

New York, NY (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Gym Source, America’s leading retailer of premium residential and commercial fitness equipment, announces the grand opening of a new showroom at South Dixie Hwy in Miami, FL. “We are elated to be opening this new showroom,” explains Tom Richard, Chief... [Comments]

Eden Activewear are Now the First to Manufacture Fully Reversible Activewear on the Market, Online, On Demand and on Trend

Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 In the crowded Ath-leisure market, it is essential to have a point of difference. Eden Activewear is a stand-out company for several differences from other mainstream brands. Firstly, in the manufacturing itself. Eden are exclusively online... [Comments]

Imedex Certifies a Critical Review of Data Presented at Annual Breast Cancer Symposium During the 14th Annual Best of San Antonio: Breast Cancer – Bench to Bedside

Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 For breast cancer clinicians and researchers who were unable to attend the 2016 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) or those who desire a more intimate review and analysis of its highlights, a novel half-day, complimentary meeting—the 14th An... [Comments]

Dr. Bernie Siegel: Life After Death, Find Your Chocolate, and Messages from Beyond Speaks Today on Dr. Carol Francis Talk Radio

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Today, to help those who are anxious, conflicted and concerned by the political/social/economic events, Dr. Carol Francis re-releases powerfully uplifting interview with medical expert and prolific author, Dr. Bernie Siegel. Discussing tragedies and... [Comments]

Supplement Company, Healthful Balance, Announces Launch of New Healthful-Flex Product

Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Healthful Balance announces the national release of its new and improved supplement, Healthful-Flex. The company, owned and operated by Ed Stroup, was created to offer the highest quality vitamins and supplements to the public at a reasonable price wit... [Comments]

SunView’s Service Smart Technology Named as Finalist for Innovation of the Year Award

Tampa, Fla (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 SunView Software’s Service Smart Technology has been selected as a finalist for Pink Elephant’s IT Excellence Award for Innovation of the Year. Each year, Pink Elephant recognizes a new product or service developed by an IT services vendor that has tak... [Comments]

Kevin Harrington and Launch Beauty and Personal Care Campaign for New Year, New You

St. Petersburg, Florida (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Kevin Harrington (one of the original Sharks from mega-hit reality series Shark Tank) and the Producers of will be featuring DRTV campaigns regarding the topic of Beauty and Personal Care. Everyone makes New Year’s resoluti... [Comments]

Etymotic Brings the World’s Most Accurate Earphones and Electronic Earplugs to the 2017 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA

Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Etymotic Research will demonstrate its top products for musicians and music enthusiasts at the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) winter trade show, Booth #2876, at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, January 19 – 22... [Comments]

Metro Development Group Announces Partnership with Florida Hospital and Tampa General Hospital as it Launches the City of the Future

Wesley Chapel, Florida (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 Metro Development Group has broken ground on the Connected City, a new 21st century approach to infusing high speed technology into the fabric of an entire community. A highlight of this new project is an area exclusively dedicated to the advanc... [Comments]

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