Biology News

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]

RoosterBio, Inc. Earns NIIMBL Nod with 2 Grant Awards for Regenerative Medicine Manufacturing

10/11/2018
FREDERICK, Md. (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 Better lives through a healthy society and a strong economy is the vision behind the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL). The Institute, a public-private partnership launched in March 2017, recently announced a... [Comments]

Ajinomoto Health & Nutrition's Amino Acid Division Announces Price Increase

10/5/2018
RALEIGH, N.C. (PRWEB) October 05, 2018 The Amino Acid Technologies Division of Ajinomoto Health and Nutrition North America, Inc. (AHN), is announcing a 10% price increase across all markets in January 2019. The global leader in amino acid manufacturing, AHN produces amino acids — the bui... [Comments]

CallTower Continues to Invest in Skype?for Business?for?Companies with Less than?500 Users

10/5/2018
SOUTH JORDAN, Utah and BOSTON (PRWEB) October 04, 2018 CallTower Inc., a global leader in delivering cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications and collaboration solutions, was present at Microsoft Ignite 2018, in Orlando, Florida, when Microsoft made a major announcement regarding... [Comments]

Medicine News

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]

DuPont Nutrition & Health Honors 2018 Science Excellence and Microbiome Science Award Medalists

10/11/2018
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 The Danisco Foundation today has awarded two Science Excellence Awards for 2018. The medalists are leading scientists in their fields recognized by DuPont Nutrition & Health for scientific excellence and a remarkable record of achievement in ad... [Comments]

HCS Consulting Announces Mid-October Launch of New Website

10/11/2018
TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 HCS Consulting, a company providing consulting solutions for revenue integrity to a diverse range of healthcare organizations nationwide, announced today the launch of its new website. This new website offers quick and easy access to essential information... [Comments]

American Election System Vulnerable, Restraints on Presidential Power Uncertain, Former National Security Official Warns

10/11/2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) October 11, 2018 Four weeks before the November 2018 election, America's election system remains “insecure and quite vulnerable to manipulation,” warns former U.S. Department of Homeland Security deputy assistant secretary Paul Rosenzweig in a new online report, H... [Comments]

PrognoCIS by Bizmatics Is Now Live With GHH (Greater Houston Healthconnect) Which Is One of the Largest Public Health Information Exchanges (HIEs) in the Country

10/11/2018
(PRWEB) October 11, 2018 Bizmatics Inc. is a healthcare technology company serving the needs of Ambulatory medical clinic of all sizes and specialties. PrognoCIS , their Health IT Software – provides physicians with tools that promote quality and value based care for their patients. Great... [Comments]

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi Offers 11 Days of 'Special Prayers’ in October 2018

10/7/2018
HENDERSON, Nev. (PRWEB) October 07, 2018 Guruji Mahendra Trivedi is an innovative thought leader offering fresh, insightful, honest perspectives on today’s issues affecting humanity at practical and spiritual levels. Founder of the Trivedi Effect®, Guruji Mahendra Trivedi will offer ‘Spe... [Comments]

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