Biology News

Come Visit Visikol at Society of Toxicology 2019 in Baltimore at Booth 3225

WHITEHOUSE, N.J. (PRWEB) February 14, 2019 This year’s conference in Baltimore will bring together over 315 companies from around-the-world and will host 80 scientific sessions and 2,100 presentations. Given SOT’s mission to bring together researchers from all facets of the toxicology resea... [Comments]

Leading Boston-Based Conference Company and Publisher Expands Portfolio Internet of Things (IoT)

NEEDHAM, Mass. (PRWEB) February 13, 2019 Cambridge Innovation Institute (CII) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Boston operations of London based Vinelake Ltd. which includes four annual Internet of Business (IoB) events in the U.S., consisting of IoTBuild, Internet of Insurance... [Comments]

Carstens Unveils Point-Of-Care Medication Cabinets with Access Control and Audit Trail at HIMSS19

CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 13, 2019 Carstens, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of their WALLAroo® Point-of-Care Medication Distribution System. It features Wi-Fi enabled RFID Locks that provide healthcare facilities with instant control of each cabinet’s access permissions from one a... [Comments]

MMJ Files FDA Fast Track Approval Application For Cannabis Multiple Sclerosis Drug

RESTON, Va. (PRWEB) February 13, 2019 MMJ International Holdings, the premier medical cannabis research company, is advancing the science of medical marijuana legally through patient clinical trials and research, announced that it is seeking fast track designation approval from the FDA. T... [Comments]

VetStem Biopharma is Pleased to Share the Success Story of Ava who was Treated with VetStem Cell Therapy by Dr. David Luck

POWAY, Calif. (PRWEB) February 12, 2019 Ava, a 115-pound Newfoundland, found herself in a predicament when, at the age of three years old, she partially tore one of her cruciate ligaments. Just one year later, she suffered the same injury in the opposite knee. Ava, a mellow dog by nature, w... [Comments]

POS Bio-Sciences Rebrands as KEYLEAF; Announces Shift in Business Model

SASKATOON, Canada (PRWEB) February 12, 2019 POS Bio-Sciences/Batavia Bio Processing announced today that effective immediately it will begin operating under its new name, KEYLEAF. The company will also shift focus from its predominantly contract service-based business model to offer more of... [Comments]

Bode Technology Announces Forensic Genealogy Service to Law Enforcement Agencies and Crime Laboratories

LORTON, Va. (PRWEB) February 11, 2019 Bode Technology (Bode), a leading provider of forensic DNA analysis products and services, announced a new forensic genealogy service offering to law enforcement investigators and crime laboratories. Bode’s Forensic Genealogy Service (FGS) combines a... [Comments]

A Major Milestone in Digital Transformation for the Pharmaceutical Industry With the Release of Allotrope™ Data Model Version 1

WASHINGTON (PRWEB) February 11, 2019 Allotrope Foundation announces the release the first version of an Allotrope™ Data Model (ADM), completing the phased release of the Allotrope™ Framework for standardizing scientific data and its context. The release of this significant new capability com... [Comments]

uBiome Releases New Explorer™ Story to Help Consumers Understand Cardiovascular Wellness

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) February 04, 2019 uBiome, the leader microbial genomics, announced today the release of a new Explorer™ story which provides insights to help individuals understand how the gut microbes may increase the risk of arterial plaque buildup and lead to decreased cardiovascular... [Comments]

Amino Labs and MindFuel Partner to Scale Synthetic Biology STEM Education for K-12

CALGARY, Alberta (PRWEB) February 05, 2019 Amino Labs, a leading developer of practice-based synthetic biology (syn-bio) technologies, today announced it has partnered with MindFuel, a leading organization in educational science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to expand its Canadian... [Comments]

Pharmica Consulting to Attend 10th Annual SCOPE Summit in Orlando, Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. (PRWEB) January 31, 2019 Pharmica Consulting announced it will attend CHI's 10th Annual SCOPE Summit , geared toward clinical operations executives and focusing on all facets of clinical trial planning and management. Pharmica will be discussing the importance of effectiv... [Comments]

Medicine News

SILCSKIN™ DECOLLETTE PAD AWARDED WINNER of LNE & SPA’S Best Product in Neck and Decollete Category Two Years in a Row

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) February 15, 2019 SilcSkin – silicone anti-wrinkle pad pioneer and creator of the original and #1 selling Decollette pad – was awarded LNE & Spa’s Best Product for 2019 in the Neck and Decolleté category for the second time. The Decollette Pad was selected based o... [Comments]

Public Health Accreditation Board Launches New Accreditation Program for Vital Records and Health Statistics Units in State Public Health Departments

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (PRWEB) February 15, 2019 The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) today announced the launch of its newest accreditation program, which will bring the benefits of national accreditation to the vital records and health statistics (VRHS) units of state and territorial hea... [Comments]

SurgCenter Development Celebrates New Milestone with Formation of 200th ASC Partnership

TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) February 15, 2019 SurgCenter Development ( ) (SCD), a leader in the development of ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) throughout the U.S., celebrates the formation of its 200th ASC partnership in its 26-year history with the forming of SurgCenter... [Comments]

Uniform Advantage, National Medical Uniform Brand, Purchases Lydia’s Uniforms’ Assets

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (PRWEB) February 14, 2019 Uniform Advantage (UA) announced today that it has completed the purchase of Lydia’s Uniforms’ (“Lydia’s”) assets, including the Tafford and Lydia brand names. Lydia’s Uniforms has supplied, via an online retail platform, medical scrubs, shoes... [Comments]

MobilDrTech Announces Collaboration with QT Medical for Release of Personal 12-Lead ECG

SUGAR LAND, Texas (PRWEB) February 14, 2019 At the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, QT Medical announced the launch of its Personal Cardiac Assistant (PCA 500), the only FDA-cleared, hospital quality, 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) for personal use. Several health tracke... [Comments]

KICVentures Announces Investment Opportunity to Prepare AxioMed and NanoFUSE Biologics for Acquisition

MALDEN, Mass. (PRWEB) February 14, 2019 KICVentures , an investment holding company in healthcare, announced today that it will be raising money for the specific purpose of preparing its two disruptive spine portfolio companies, AxioMed LLC and NanoFUSE Biologics LLC as prime targets for... [Comments]

Spaulding Youth Center Awarded $60,000.00 Grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

NORTHFIELD, N.H. (PRWEB) February 14, 2019 Issued through the Foundation’s Community Grants program, the grant offers multi-year operating support which will directly impact Spaulding’s programs and services. “The generous support of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation will make a sign... [Comments]

Market America | SHOP.COM’s World Conference In Miami Focuses On The Company’s Revolutionary & Wildly Successful Shopping Annuity Program

MIAMI (PRWEB) February 14, 2019 At this year’s Market America | SHOP.COM World Conference (#MAWC2019), approximately 20,000 global entrepreneurs leapt to their feet and cheered as it was announced that the company was now ranked the 36th largest online marketplace in the world. Over the... [Comments]

CBD Hacker Ranks the Top CBD Vape Juices and CBD Vape Oils for 2019

BOARDMAN, Ohio (PRWEB) February 13, 2019 CBD Hacker , the definitive guide to the CBD industry, has named their Best CBD Vape Juices for 2019 . The list is the result of rigorous testing of more than 20 products, including third-party potency testing, hands-on evaluations, and company resea... [Comments]

Resolving nurse-on-nurse aggression and bullying improves the nursing profession

INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) February 13, 2019 Outside of nursing, most people believe bullies are on playgrounds and in high school locker rooms. Unfortunately, bullies also frequent hospital units, ambulatory care centers, clinics, and even emergency departments. Their targets? Their own nurse coll... [Comments]

Transportation Warning: AASM Warns Government Shutdowns Rattle Air Travel Safety

DARIEN, Ill. (PRWEB) February 13, 2019 Following the longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history, and with the possibility of another shutdown looming, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is warning that such shutdowns exacerbate the safety risks posed by insufficient sleep... [Comments]

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