Biology News

World Diabetes Day Prompts Diopsys to Reach Out

PINE BROOK, N.J. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 In recognition of World Diabetes Day, Diopsys is lending its voice to the global diabetes community to help raise diabetes awareness and advocacy. The company is reaching out to help educate patients and the healthcare community about the clinical an... [Comments]

Pharmafusion CEO To Be Featured Presenter at CBI Gross-to-Net Summit

EAST NORRITON, Pa. (PRWEB) November 13, 2018 Pharmafusion LLC announced today that company founder and Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Retano will be a featured presenter at the upcoming CBI Gross-to-Net (GTN) Summit in Philadelphia on Thursday, November 15. In addition, the company will hos... [Comments]

Dr. Atsuhiko (Ash) Toyama, PhD at Shimadzu Corporation Describes the Rationale Behind the Q-TOF LC/MS that Sufficiently Sustains Sub-PPM Mass Accuracy in Webinar

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (PRWEB) November 13, 2018 High-resolution, accurate-mass (HRAM) mass spectrometers (MS) are a class of MS instrumentation with capability to resolve complex sample matrix and to allow identification of compounds by measuring their accurate masses. Specifically, those coupl... [Comments]

Next-Generation VYPR 2 Horticulture Solution Ensures High-Yield, Consistent Harvests in Every Season

LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) November 13, 2018 Fluence Bioengineering today unveiled the new VYPR 2p and VYPR 2x light systems for controlled-environment cultivation applications. VYPR 2 is well suited for sole-source and supplemental lighting applications addressing virtually every cultivation need acr... [Comments]

Preferred Gum Surgery Alternative Treats Gum Disease in Waterbury, CT at Advanced Periodontics and Dental Implant Center of Connecticut

WATERBURY, Conn. (PRWEB) November 13, 2018 Drs. Richard Amato and Michael Kang raise awareness of modern gum surgery alternatives with less invasive techniques, less discomfort and less recovery time. Serving patients in an around Monroe and Waterbury, CT with gum disease symptoms like rece... [Comments]

CREO, Inc. Selects Rett Summerville to Lead Growing Cybersecurity Practice

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (PRWEB) November 12, 2018 CREO, Inc., a Research Triangle Park-based management consulting firm specializing in the life sciences, healthcare, and technology services industries, has named Rett Summerville principal consultant and practice area lead for Cybersecur... [Comments]

LabRoots Produces 9th Annual Clinical Diagnostics & Research Virtual Conference Showcasing Developments in Laboratory Testing, Patient Care and Treatment

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (PRWEB) November 12, 2018 LabRoots, the leading scientific social networking website, offering premier, interactive educational virtual events and webinars, will be hosting its 9th Annual Clinical Diagnostics & Research Virtual Event on November 14th and 15th, 2018... [Comments]

Replacing Dentures with All-on-4® Dental Implants in Santa Ana, CA, Dr. Jin Kim Offers Tooth Replacements that Truly Last

SANTA ANA, Calif. (PRWEB) November 12, 2018 Board-certified periodontist Dr. Jin Y. Kim, with two locations in Diamond Bar and West Garden Grove, is welcoming individuals with multiple missing teeth in Santa Ana, CA and surrounding areas, who want to explore permanent, long-term replacement o... [Comments]

M3-Wake Research Partners with EmergeOrtho to Create M3-Emerging Medical Research

RALEIGH, N.C. (PRWEB) November 13, 2018 M3 Wake Research Associates, among the nation’s largest Phase I-IV clinical trial site service companies in North America, announces a new partnership with EmergeOrtho, one of the largest physician-owned orthopedic practices in North Carolina, and a lea... [Comments]

MedMaster™ MAEC Series Now Features Updated Design and Reading Light Option

KENOSHA, Wis. (PRWEB) November 13, 2018 Kenall has enhanced the popular MedMaster MAEC Series LED luminaires with improved optics and new Tunable White and reading light options. These redesigned linear overbed luminaires are equipped with symmetric ambient and asymmetric exam modes, and an I... [Comments]

Controlled Contamination Services Improves Sales Delivery Process

SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) November 09, 2018 Controlled Contamination Services (CCS) is excited to announce its most significant change in its corporate sales structure that will enable CCS to scale its business across the US and widen our reach to enterprise organizations within the industries it ser... [Comments]

Medicine News

Progress in Racial and Ethnic Diversity Among Family Physicians

LEXINGTON, Ky. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Racial and ethnic minority physicians are more likely to practice primary care in impoverished areas and in regions experiencing shortages. The Association of American Medical Colleges has worked for several years to improve access to primary care for... [Comments]

Acti-Kare of Beebe is Now Open for Business: Offering Personalized In-Home and Senior Care in Beebe, AR and Surrounding Areas

BEEBE, Ark. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Acti-Kare of Beebe, AR , proudly serving families in communities across Arkansas including Heber Springs, Searcy, Cabot, Jacksonville, Austin, Ward and Romance, is celebrating its official grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Beebe Chamber... [Comments]

DocASAP and Prevea Health to Co-Present at AMGA’s 2018 Institute for Quality Leadership

HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Dr. Ashok Rai, CEO and President of Prevea Health and Jordan Pisarcik, Vice President, Account Management at DocASAP, will host a session titled “Patient-centric Care: Closing Care Gaps through Technology, Transparency, and the Payer-Provider Nexus” W... [Comments]

Entrepreneur Selects Yondo to Power Its New Live 1-on-1 Online “Ask an Expert” Marketplace

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Entrepreneur Media, Inc., publisher of Entrepreneur magazine and, selected Yondo, the All-In-One Video Ecommerce Solution, to power its "Ask an Expert" online mentor marketplace. The program aims to connect the entrepreneur co... [Comments]

PAINWeekEnd in Baltimore, Maryland, Offers CE/CME Education to Address the Opioid Abuse Public Health Crisis

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 PAINWeekEnd on Saturday, December 1, at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor, 300 Light Street in Maryland, will be an educational and exciting program providing busy clinicians and allied healthcare practitioners with 6.0 hours of relevant, pract... [Comments]

America Recycles Day Is November 15: Lead Batteries Remain Most Recycled Consumer Product in U.S., Most Sustainable Battery Chemistry Overall

WASHINGTON (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Contrary to what most people think, newspapers, glass or aluminum cans are not America’s most recycled consumer product. Lead batteries hold the honor at a whopping 99.3 percent, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. To celebrate annual Ame... [Comments]

Developing Model for Emotion-Focused Family Therapy a Keynote First at 2019 iaedp™ Symposium

PEKIN, Ill. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 For what is a first time at the annual iaedp™ Symposium, Adele Lafrance, PhD, co-developer of the Emotion-Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) for Eating Disorders, will present an overview of the EFFT model with a focus on supporting research and practical skil... [Comments]

Preferred Health Insurance Solutions Provides a Worksheet to Assist Consumers Enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace

BEDFORD PARK, Ill. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 “The Health Insurance Marketplace six-week Open Enrollment Period (OEP) is now underway began Nov. 1, 2018 and continues through Dec. 15, 2018). Enrolling in the Marketplace can be daunting. But, if consumers are prepared and gather necessary inf... [Comments]

Austin-Area Family and Sports Medicines Team Offers Advice on Saving Money by Utilizing Health Insurance Benefits

AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 The Austin-area sports medicine team at Medicine in Motion is reminding patients that as the New Year approaches, it’s time to pull out the healthcare plan paperwork to review coverage and assess how many unused insurance benefits remains. Whether it... [Comments]

Nanovis Expands the Range of Footprints for its Signature FortiCore Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion System

CARMEL, Ind. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Nanovis , a leader in nanomedicine for the spine, today announced adding 22mm and 25mm lengths to its FortiCore® rotatable Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) devices. With over 5,000 FortiCore interbodies now implanted, Nanovis plans to f... [Comments]

FDAnews Announces — REMS: Requirements, Regulation, and Enforcement: Evolution from Safety Program to Enforcement Tool Webinar, Nov. 28, 2018

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 REMS: Requirements, Regulation, and Enforcement: Evolution from Safety Program to Enforcement Tool **An FDAnews Webinar** Nov. 28, 2018 — 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET REMS is no longer just a safety require... [Comments]

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