Biology News

Superior Controls - First Company Globally to Achieve CSIA Certification for the Seventh Consecutive Time

11/15/2018
SEABROOK, N.H. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Superior Controls, Inc. , a leading 25-year-old control system integrator of custom industrial automation and IT solutions with 140 employees on both the east and west coasts, today announced the company has successfully renewed its Control Systems I... [Comments]

Latest Research Sheds Light on Middle Market M&A Advisory Fees Worldwide

11/15/2018
TORONTO (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Firmex today released new research on merger and acquisition advisory fees prepared in conjunction with Divestopedia. Firmex and Divestopedia surveyed over 480 investment bankers and M&A advisors worldwide to compile the third annual M&A Fee Guide 20... [Comments]

Persivia Selected by Prime Healthcare to Provide Bundled Payment Solution to 34 Hospitals for BPCI Advanced Support

11/15/2018
MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Persivia, a provider of real-time bundled payment, value-based care, population health, and quality management solutions, announced today that Prime Healthcare, a leading operator of over 50 hospitals nationwide, has selected Persivia’s Bundled Pay... [Comments]

Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Tool that Analyzes Biomedical Data within Minutes

11/15/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have developed a tool that speeds up the analysis and publication of biomedical data from many months or years to mere minutes, transforming the way researchers communicate results of their studies.... [Comments]

uBiome Appoints Dr. Jill Carnahan, MD, Functional Medicine Expert, to its Medical Advisory Board

11/15/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, announces the addition of Dr. Jill Carnahan, MD, founder and medical director of Flatiron Functional Medicine to its Medical Advisory Board. Joining the board of leading scientists and doctors from around the wo... [Comments]

Ambry Genetics Presents Research on the Importance of Reclassifying Disease-Causing Genes at the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Meeting

11/15/2018
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (PRWEB) November 14, 2018 Researchers from Ambry Genetics (Ambry) , a leading clinical genetics testing lab, will present new scientific evidence on gene-disease relationships and how it supports medical management decisions at the National Society of Genetic Counselors (... [Comments]

World Diabetes Day Prompts Diopsys to Reach Out

11/14/2018
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

11/13/2018
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

11/13/2018
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

11/13/2018
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

11/13/2018
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]

Medicine News

Apria Healthcare Expands Flexibility with Two New Payment Options for its Online Store

11/15/2018
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 ApriaDirect, Apria Healthcare’s premium marketplace for the world’s finest home medical brands and products, now accepts Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Savings Account (HSA) debit cards for qualified retail purchases. With this change,... [Comments]

California Moms and Babies to Benefit From New, Enhanced Mobile Health Apps

11/15/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Mothers and babies across California are about to experience a new level of support thanks to a unique collaboration that puts vital health education resources right at their fingertips. The initiative between Wildflower Health , Care1st Health Plan (B... [Comments]

uBiome Awards Grant to Team of Urology Researchers at UCLA to Investigate Dietary Intervention in Prostate Cancer

11/15/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Through its Microbiome Grant Initiative , uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, has awarded microbiome research support in study design, planning, sample collection, and analysis to a team of UCLA Department of Urology researchers led by Dr. Willia... [Comments]

Dr. Daniel Kort with Neway Fertility Offers Tips for Cancer Patients

11/15/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 The National Cancer Institute estimates that 1.7 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in 2018. While advancing age is the primary risk factor for cancer and we typically associate the disease with old age, about 9 percent of cancers are diagnosed in... [Comments]

New Study Finds Most Bariatric Surgeries Performed in Northeast, and Fewest in South Where Obesity Rates are Highest, and Economies are Weakest

11/15/2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 West Virginia and Mississippi may have the two highest obesity rates in the nation but rank 25th and 45th in the country when it comes to the number of weight-loss surgeries per capita, and have two of the worst state economies, according to a new an... [Comments]

Access Announces Release of Passport 8.17 Web-Based eForms Platform

11/15/2018
SULPHUR SPRINGS, Texas (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Access today announced that is has released Passport 8.17, the latest version of its paperless, web-based eForms solution for hospitals . This release features tight integration with Epic, Cerner, MEDITECH, athenahealth, and other EMRs and ena... [Comments]

Healthcare Design Studio GoInvo Releases Open Source Research on Loneliness

11/15/2018
ARLINGTON, Mass. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 GoInvo, a digital health design consultancy headquartered in Arlington, Massachusetts, today announced the release of “Loneliness in Our Human Code”, ( https://www.goinvo.com/vision/loneliness-in-our-human-code/ ) the latest in a series of open sourc... [Comments]

Nashville Urologist Named UroLift® Center of Excellence

11/15/2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Associated Urologists of Nashville today announced that Dr. Benjamin Dehner has been designated as a UroLift® Center of Excellence. The designation recognizes that Dr. Dehner has achieved a high level of training and experience with the UroLift... [Comments]

Specialty MED Training Educator Presents at A4M World Congress in Las Vegas

11/15/2018
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Lisa Vuich MD , medical director of Renew MediSpa in Windham, NH and clinical educator for Specialty MED Training will take the stage during the 26th World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine ( A4M ) in Las Vegas, NV happening December 13-15, 2019... [Comments]

Specialty MED Training Educator Presents at A4M World Congress in Las Vegas

11/15/2018
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (PRWEB) November 15, 2018 Lisa Vuich MD , medical director of Renew MediSpa in Windham, NH and clinical educator for Specialty MED Training will take the stage during the 26th World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine ( A4M ) in Las Vegas, NV happening December 13-15, 2019... [Comments]

Progress in Racial and Ethnic Diversity Among Family Physicians

11/14/2018
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]

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