Biology News

Cold Chain Industry Leader, Modality Solutions, is Silver Sponsor and Exhibitor at Biomanufacturing World Summit

10/16/2018
HOUSTON (PRWEB) October 15, 2018 Modality Solutions, a privately-held company that delivers integrated cold chain operations solutions for highly regulated industries, is a silver sponsor and exhibitor at the Executive Platforms’ Biomanufacturing World Summit (BMWS18), October 29-30, 2018 i... [Comments]

Combined with BONCAT, Nanomedical Diagnostics Graphene Biosensor Identifies Circulating Biomarkers of Aging

10/16/2018
SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Nanomedical Diagnostics , leading manufacturer of graphene biosensors that accelerate pharmaceutical and biotherapeutics development, announces a new publication titled, “ Graphene-based Biosensor for On-Chip Detection of Bio-Orthogonally Labeled Proteins ”... [Comments]

CallTower Launches CT Cloud Boost Delivering Optimized Internet Performance

10/16/2018
SOUTH JORDAN, Utah and BOSTON (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 CallTower , a global leader in delivering cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications and collaboration solutions, announced today their new CT Cloud Boost solution. CT Cloud Boost delivers enhanced network stability by directly... [Comments]

uBiome Appoints Dr. Steven Medwell, MD, Distinguished Colorectal Surgeon, to its Medical Advisory Board

10/13/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, announces the addition of Steven Medwell, MD, board certified in colorectal surgery, to its Medical Advisory Board. Joining the board of leading scientists and doctors from around the world, Dr. Medwell will brin... [Comments]

HOLLOWAY AMERICA To Exhibit Industry-Leading Pressure Vessels at PACK EXPO

10/13/2018
CHICAGO. (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 HOLLOWAY AMERICA, a stainless steel pressure vessel fabrication company, recently announced it will host a booth at premier packaging event PACK EXPO International in Chicago from October 14 to 17. The annual event is hosted by the Packaging Machinery Manufac... [Comments]

Smart Health Innovation Lab Partners with Redox to Help Innovative Healthcare Startups Accelerate Time to Integration

10/11/2018
LANCASTER, Pa. (PRWEB) October 09, 2018 ? Smart Health Innovation Lab’s 12-week certification program plays a unique role in helping market-ready technologies expedite their path to health system adoption and insurer reimbursement ? Redox’s integration platform helps Smart Health-certified... [Comments]

Invest in Cures Forum November 1 Offers Insights, Connections into Impact Investing in Healthcare

10/11/2018
DURHAM, N.C. (PRWEB) October 09, 2018 LaunchBio, Inc., a nonprofit organization that identifies, counsels, and supports high-growth, high-impact life science and biotechnology companies, announced today that it will host a forum with investment professionals representing 8 national nonprofit... [Comments]

Mike Cosgrove Joins Exalto Bearings UK

10/11/2018
YONKERS, N.Y. (PRWEB) October 09, 2018 Exalto Bearings UK, the manufacturer of high quality rubber-lined cutlass bearings for the pump and marine industries, announces the appointment of Mike Cosgrove as Business Manager. Cosgrove has over 30 years of experience within the engineering an... [Comments]

Virtual Humans in New App Help CDC Educate Breast Cancer Patients About Diagnosis & Treatment Options

10/11/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) October 10, 2018 For the first time, an app using virtual human technology is enabling newly diagnosed breast cancer patients to learn about their treatment options. The unique patient education tool seeks to improve survival rates and health outcomes for women with triple ne... [Comments]

ODSC Europe 2018 Convened 1800 Data Science Professionals from Across Europe

10/11/2018
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 ODSC Europe 2018 - one of Open Data Science Conference , LLC’s flagship events - saw a 100% increase in attendance at the event from September 19-22. As Europe’s largest applied data science conference, ODSC Europe featured over 150 data science... [Comments]

Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, to be Awarded Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence at the AMIA 2018 Annual Symposium

10/11/2018
BETHESDA, Md. (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 The American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) will present the 2018 Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence to Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, Director of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), during the Opening Session of the AMIA 2018 Annual Sy... [Comments]

Medicine News

Sheba Vine Contributes to Health Care Compliance Professional’s Manual about Changing Marijuana Laws

10/16/2018
WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Sheba Vine, JD, CPCO, Vice President and General Counsel of First Healthcare Compliance, an attorney experienced in employment law, writes frequently on employment law matters and has contributed articles to Compliance Today, Physicians Practice and o... [Comments]

LGC Maine Standards Expands VALIDATE® Body Fluids Product Line for Easier and Cost Effective Laboratory Developed Test (LDT) Validation and Documentation of Linearity

10/16/2018
CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, Maine (PRWEB) October 15, 2018 LGC Maine Standards has expanded its innovative Body Fluids product line, VALIDATE® Body Fluids, Order Number 205bf, for easier linearity and calibration verification. The kit, in a simulated body fluid matrix, will assist in the d... [Comments]

Austin Family Medicine Post-Race Recovery Tip Sheet

10/16/2018
AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 The months of training are over. The race has come and gone. It doesn’t matter if runners come in first or last, their bodies will probably feel like they were put through the wringer after the big event. Read on for something healthy hints from the Aus... [Comments]

Nation’s Most-Comprehensive Autism Conference Welcomes Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., and Speakers from Over Ten Countries in Unprecedented Educational Event

10/16/2018
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 AutismOne, the nation’s largest and most-comprehensive annual autism conference announced today that it will host the proceedings of the 4th Annual International HPV Vaccine Education Symposium. Presenters from countries around the globe will speak at t... [Comments]

The Avoca Group Joins BlueCloud Global Networking System

10/16/2018
AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 BlueCloud by HealthCarePoint (HCP), a Texas-based healthcare and clinical research networking-technology company founded by patient-survivors, and The Avoca Group, Inc., a life sciences consulting firm dedicated to improving quality and compliance in the... [Comments]

HEI Health to Attend the 2018 National Healthcare CXO Fall Summit and Host Round Table Session

10/13/2018
PHOENIX (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 At HEI Health, we believe tomorrow’s healthcare can be made affordable today. HEI Health is pleased to announce they will be attending this year’s National Healthcare CXO Fall Summit by Marcus Evans. HEI will be hosting an exclusive round table session at the... [Comments]

Convoy of Hope Distribution Site Open to the Public in Florida

10/13/2018
SPRINGFIELD, Miss. (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 Convoy of Hope is positioned and ready to serve the communities in and around Marianna, Florida. Convoy sent trucks and a disaster service team to the devastated Florida Panhandle to begin response operations following Hurricane Michael. Up to 50 ad... [Comments]

Convoy of Hope is on the Front Lines Responding to the Destruction Caused by Hurricane Michael

10/13/2018
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 Convoy of Hope’s Disaster Services Team is currently in Marianna, Florida — one of the hardest-hit communities. Convoy of Hope has a distribution site set up to serve hurricane survivors with water, food, baby products, hygiene kits, flood buckets, ta... [Comments]

Rise Against Hunger Celebrates World Food Day in a BIG WAY by Attempting to Break a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Title

10/13/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) October 13, 2018 This World Food Day – Tuesday, October 16 – Rise Against Hunger will show the world that it IS possible to end hunger by 2030 by breaking a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title with volunteers around the globe. The organization will to bring volunteers from several... [Comments]

The National Fitness Foundation Names Sports Marketing Executive LaRhonda Burley as Vice President

10/13/2018
WASHINGTON (PRWEB) October 13, 2018 The National Fitness Foundation, the official nonprofit of the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition, has announced LaRhonda Burley as its new Vice President of Partnerships & Marketing. The National Fitness Foundation was congress... [Comments]

Cognosante Acquires J.Lodge, an Innovator in Contact Center Quality Assurance

10/11/2018
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 Cognosante, a leader in health information technology solutions and services, today announced the acquisition of J.Lodge, an industry leader in contact center monitoring and quality assurance. Inspired by Jackie Lodge’s personal story —a lifelon... [Comments]

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