Biology News

eLife Selects Dimensions to Gather More Advanced Insights

LONDON (PRWEB) February 20, 2019 eLife and Digital Science announce an agreement that will see Dimensions rolled out across the organization. Dimensions provides in-depth data, visualizations, and analytics to help publishers make more informed data-driven decisions across their business, sup... [Comments]

Mark Hozza Named Chief Commercial Officer at BioInformatics Inc.

ARLINGTON, Va. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 BioInformatics Inc., part of Science and Medicine Group, today announced the appointment of Mark Hozza as Chief Commercial Officer of the life science research and advisory firm. As the leader of the sales organization, Mark is responsible for the perf... [Comments]

Catalent Receives P&G External Business Partner of the Year Award

SOMERSET, N.J. (PRWEB) February 18, 2019 Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced that it has received The Procter & Gamble Company’s (P&G) high... [Comments]

Learn Your Vocabulary and Spelling as a Game with Emma's Words

MONTREAL (PRWEB) February 18, 2019 The Idea Emma came home from her first day of elementary school with a long list of new words to learn. Her web developer dad figured there must be an app out there to make her homework a little more fun. Unable to find anything suitable, he decided to bui... [Comments]

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]

Medicine News

New Study Identifies Drug to Regenerate Elderly Muscles

HOUSTON (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Ridgeline Therapeutics, a private biotechnology company, announced publication of a proof-of-concept study that demonstrates the ability of its drug candidate, RLT-72484, to reactivate muscle stem cells and regenerate skeletal muscle in aged animal models. Th... [Comments]

Final Steel Beam Put in Place at AHN Hempfield—Neighborhood Hospital

HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Marking a key milestone in the development of the new small-format hospital being built in Westmoreland County, construction crews on Wednesday will lift into place the final steel beam at AHN Hempfield—Neighborhood Hospital . The hospital is... [Comments]

Los Angeles Hair Transplant Surgeon Introduces Long Hair FUE Graft Hair Transplantation Method

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 In the past, one of the first steps of a FUE hair transplant was shaving the head of the patient. This step was often the reason many patients did not have a hair transplant. According to Dr. Parsa Mohebi, advancements in Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)... [Comments]

FDAnews Announces: Early Bird Pricing Ends on Feb. 26 Conducting Advanced Root Cause Analysis CAPA Investigations, Mar. 26-27, 2019, Princeton, NJ

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Conducting Advanced Root Cause Analysis CAPA Investigations: Critical Thinking Skills and Innovative Techniques to Improve Inspections **Presented by FDAnews and Learning Plus** Mar. 26-27, 2019 – Princeton, NJ [Comments]

ACMA Acquires Case Management Administrator Certification (CMAC) for Case Management Leaders

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 The American Case Management Association (ACMA) announces its acquisition of the Case Management Administrator Certification (CMAC). Originally developed and launched by the Center for Case Management in 2000, the purpose of the CMAC certification i... [Comments]

Beverly Hills Eye Surgeon, Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler, Launches First Ever Supplement for KeratoconusPatients, KC Defense

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Renowned eye surgeon and founder of the Boxer Wachler Vision Institute, Brian Boxer Wachler, MD, has launched the first ever supplement to help support Keratoconus cornea health. Keratoconus is a degenerative eye disease that can lead to severe... [Comments]

WEDI Comments on CMS and ONC Announcement on Proposed Rules Implementing Provisions in the 21st Century Cures Act

WASHINGTON (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 WEDI , the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange and a statutory advisor to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), today issued the following statement on be... [Comments]

Worcester Polytechnic Institute-Led Study: Pregnant Women Facing Weight Stigma See Decreased Physical and Mental Health

WORCESTER, Mass. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 In one of the first research studies focused on the impact of weight stigma in pregnant and postpartum women, a team led by a Worcester Polytechnic Institute professor found that women who experience weight stigma during pregnancy and early postpartu... [Comments]

Dr. Alejandro Kovacs Offers All-on-4® Dental Implants in Texarkana, TX, Long-Term, Full Arch Solution for Missing Teeth

Texarkana, TX (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Dr. Alejandro Kovacs of Pinnacle Implants & Periodontics has announced that he is welcoming new patients with or without a referral who are interested in full arch permanent replacement solutions for missing teeth. As a dual board-certified periodon... [Comments]

Liberty University, Sinclair Broadcast Group Continue the Fight Against the Opioid Epidemic with Town Halls Across the Country

LYNCHBURG, Va. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Liberty University, Sinclair Broadcast Group continue the fight against the opioid epidemic with town halls across the country A partnership between Liberty University and Sinclair Broadcast Group that started in November 2018 to fight the nationwid... [Comments]

Solutions for Assay Automation to be Presented by Catalent Biologics at BEBPA US Bioassay Conference

SOMERSET, N.J. (PRWEB) February 19, 2019 Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced that Michael Sadick, Ph.D., Principal Scientist, Catalent Biologics, w... [Comments]

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