Biology News

NDA Partners Expert Consultant Vinod Shah, PhD, Receives AAPS Award for Global Leadership

12/13/2018
ROCHELLE, Va. (PRWEB) December 12, 2018 NDA Partners Chief Executive Officer Earle Martin announced today that Dr. Vinod Shah, one of the firm’s prominent Expert Consultants, was recently honored by the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) with the Global Leader Award. The... [Comments]

Royal Biologics Launches Maxx-Cell, the World's Most Advanced Bone Marrow Aspiration Device

12/13/2018
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (PRWEB) December 12, 2018 Royal Biologics, an ortho-biologics company who specializes in the research and advancement of regenerative cellular therapy, has announced the launch of Maxx-Cell, the world's most advanced bone marrow aspiration device. Maxx™-Cell offers a... [Comments]

Lajollacooks4u Wraps Up 2018 with an Impressive Guest List of Fortune 500 Companies

12/13/2018
SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) December 12, 2018 Illumina, Kaiser Permanente, ResMed and Aetna were just a few of the companies who visited Lajollacooks4u’s kitchen this year. The San Diego-based team-building and cooking events company has hosted an impressive guest list of Fortune 500 businesses, namel... [Comments]

Florida Poly Students Aim to Reduce Drowsy and Distracted Driving

12/13/2018
LAKELAND, Fla. (PRWEB) December 12, 2018 New research by Florida Polytechnic University faculty and students has the goal of detecting and preventing the growing problem of drowsy and distracted driving, one of the main causes of car accidents and fatalities on the roads. The project, u... [Comments]

Biocompare Releases Documentary on “What Researchers Need to Know about Antibody Manufacturing”

12/13/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) December 13, 2018 Biocompare, the leading online information resource for the life sciences, just released a must-see documentary entitled “What Researchers Need to Know about Antibody Manufacturing” . This educational resource is the third documentary in Biocompare’s R... [Comments]

Nanomedical Diagnostics Announces Office Move to Accommodate Company Growth

12/10/2018
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 Nanomedical Diagnostics , leading producer of graphene biosensors for pharmaceutical and biotherapeutics research, announces a headquarters relocation to 9640 Towne Centre Drive, Suite 100, effectively tripling its space from 5,200 to 16,500 squa... [Comments]

RoosterBio Inc. and Tissue Regeneration Therapeutics Inc. Announce Alliance Around Scale-up Manufacturing of Umbilical Cord Tissue Perivascular Cell Technology

12/10/2018
FREDERICK, Md. (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 Today, RoosterBio Inc. and Tissue Regeneration Therapeutics Inc. (TRT) announce a strategic alliance to advance their shared goal of accelerating the development of the Regenerative Medicine field. This alliance will be focused on applying RoosterBio’... [Comments]

Visikol Appoints Pharmaceutical Industry Leader, Stewart Hunt, as Director of US Sales

12/6/2018
(PRWEB) December 06, 2018 Stewart has been on the business side of life science research, selling instruments, consumables and laboratory contract services, throughout his career. During his recent five-year tenure with InSphero he was the US General Manger where he developed a US Sales team... [Comments]

Surgical Theater Brings Familial Patient Engagement to the Annual Joint AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurosurgery

12/5/2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) December 05, 2018 Surgical Theater brings familial patient engagement to pediatric neurosurgery at the Annual AANS/CNS Summit in Nashville, TN, from December 6-9, 2018 at booth #312. AANS/CNS provides Pediatric Neurosurgeons an opportunity to experience Precision VR&#... [Comments]

Ondine President is Key Speaker at Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) 2018 PDT Symposium

12/5/2018
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (PRWEB) December 05, 2018 Dr. Nicolas Loebel was a key speaker at The Royal Society of Medicine’s Photodynamic Therapy symposium 2018, London, England. The 2018 PDT symposium was organized by the RSM Professionals, UK PDT Charitable Trust and addressed the scientif... [Comments]

uBiome Appoints Dr. Amir Zarrinpar, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Division of Gastroenterology at UC San Diego, to its Medical Advisory Board

12/5/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) December 03, 2018 uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, announces the addition of Dr. Amir Zarrinpar, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at UC San Diego and staff gastroenterologist at the VA San Diego Medical Center, to i... [Comments]

Medicine News

Six AHN Hospitals Recognized as Most Wired® 2018 Winners by CHIME

12/13/2018
PITTSBURGH (PRWEB) December 13, 2018 Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), Forbes Hospital, Jefferson Hospital, Saint Vincent Hospital, West Penn Hospital, and Westfield Memorial Hospital, all part of Allegheny Health Network (AHN), have been recognized as Most Wired® 2018 winners by the Col... [Comments]

Mediaplanet Partners with the American Society of Transplantation, National Kidney Fund and more to Advocate for Organ Donation

12/13/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) December 13, 2018 Mediaplanet today announces the launch of this December’s issue of “Transplants: The Gift of Life ” This cross-platform campaign raises awareness regarding organ transplantation while encouraging readers to sign up as an organ and/or whole-body donor for the... [Comments]

LifeStation launches Find My Loved One for Senior Medical Alerts

12/13/2018
UNION, N.J. (PRWEB) December 13, 2018 LifeStation today announced the availability of Find My Loved One, a premium feature available on its Mobile Medical Alert system . Find My Loved One gives caregivers the ability to locate a loved one at any time. With the ability to easily check in on... [Comments]

American College of Lifestyle Medicine Launches Speakers Bureau to Bring Experts to Hospital Grand Rounds, Medical Schools and Conferences

12/13/2018
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (PRWEB) December 13, 2018 The American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) today announced the launch of its Speakers Bureau for presentations at hospital grand rounds, medical schools, medical conferences and other events for health professionals. This service is its latest o... [Comments]

Dr. Kami Hoss, Howard Healthcare Academy Offers Full-Ride Scholarship

12/13/2018
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) December 13, 2018 Individuals who are interested in entering the promising dental assisting career field can take advantage of the opportunity to win a full-ride scholarship offered by Dr. Kami Hoss of Howard Healthcare Academy. The deadline to apply for the scholarship... [Comments]

Author Publishes Guide on Qualities and Actions of Being a Modern Man

12/10/2018
PHOENIX (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 In the aftermath of 1960s feminist movement, multiple generations of men have suffered a masculine crisis. The situation has more recently been reinforced by the Me Too movement. To redress the balance, author Steve Clarke wrote “The Man Book,” a guide for ho... [Comments]

Becker's Hospital Review Names 100 Hospitals and Health Systems With Great Heart Programs

12/10/2018
CHICAGO (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 Becker's Healthcare named the following institutions to the 2018 edition of the "100 hospitals and health systems with great heart programs." The hospitals named on this list are national leaders in cardiovascular healthcare and have invested... [Comments]

Loma Linda University School of Public Health Study Finds Railyard Proximity Linked to Asthma in Children

12/10/2018
LOMA LINDA, Calif. (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 Loma Linda University School of Public Health researchers released the first study assessing all 18 major freight railyards in California and found a link with freight-railyard pollution to asthma-related emergency room visits in children. The st... [Comments]

From Suicidal to Sunny Side of Life: How One Woman Used Her Clinical Depression to Change the Way We Think About Happiness

12/10/2018
BOISE, Idaho (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 Five years ago, Erica Lester was diagnosed with clinical depression. “I had what looked like a happy life. I was married to a darling man who loved me to pieces. I had two beautiful daughters. I had a great a job working as a project manager for an IT fi... [Comments]

CWCBExpo Announces 2019 Dates for Major Cannabis Business Trade Shows & Conferences

12/10/2018
PARAMUS, N.J. (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 The most active U.S. markets in the cannabis industry-- California, Massachusetts and the New York Tri-State area -- will once again host the CWCBExpo (Cannabis World Congress) leading B2B trade shows and conferences. The 2019 dates and locations a... [Comments]

Florida Hospital Receives National Honor for Patient Experience

12/10/2018
TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) December 10, 2018 Florida Hospital, soon to be AdventHealth, has announced Florida Hospital Palm Harbor Emergency Room and Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel recently received the 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award® for achieving and sustaining excellence in th... [Comments]

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