Biology News

R121 Announces Exciting New Rebrand: Planet121

CHICAGO (PRWEB) August 22, 2019 R121 solidifies its place within The Planet Group (“Planet”) by rebranding to Planet121 following their acquisition in June of 2018. Along with the name change, this rebranding includes a comprehensive redesign of the company’s website, logo and communications.... [Comments]

AbSci Appoints Biopharmaceutical Pioneer Dr. Fred Larimore to Executive Team

VANCOUVER, Wash. (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 AbSci, a revolutionary synthetic biology company with a best-in-class E. coli cell line for rapid and low-cost biomanufacturing of complex protein therapeutics, today announced the appointment of Fred Larimore, PhD, to Vice President, Process Developm... [Comments]

Cutting Edge Spine Announces FDA 510(K) Clearance of its EVOL-SI Joint Fusion System; Bringing Novel Super Hydrophilic Nano-technology to the Sacral-iliac Fixation Market

WAXHAW, N.C. (PRWEB) August 20, 2019 Cutting Edge Spine, a leader in the organic development and commercialization of bioactive technologies for the spine, today announced the 510(K) clearance of its novel SI joint fusion system, the EVOL-SI. The EVOL-SI features a unique surface modific... [Comments]

New England Biolabs Ranked #1 By Scientists in Customer Experience Survey

ARLINGTON, Va. (PRWEB) August 20, 2019 Scientists ranked New England Biolabs number one in overall customer experience for the second time since BioInformatics first fielded the survey in 2016. The results are published in the newest report, Benchmarking for 2019: Life Science Customer Expe... [Comments]

Visikol Publishes Tissue Clearing Ebook on 3D Tissue Imaging and Analysis

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. (PRWEB) August 19, 2019 Since the microscope was first introduced, researchers and clinicians have characterized tissues through the use of ultra-thin two dimensional slices which are placed on microscope slides, stained and visualized by a pathologist. However, this... [Comments]

Deep Science Ventures Launches Europe’s First Venture-Building Programme for Food & Agriculture

LONDON (PRWEB) August 15, 2019 Deep Science Ventures (DSV), a new paradigm for applied science, today announced the launch of their Food and Agriculture practice, a new unit dedicated to building 100 companies over the next 10 years to address the urgent need for new methods in sustainable... [Comments]

Understand Your Serialization Options and the Long and Short-term Benefit of Switching Providers, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

TORONTO (PRWEB) August 15, 2019 Serialization deadlines in the US and European Union have finally passed. Now what? As serialization mandates become increasingly complex, and aggregation becomes fully applied in the United States in 2023, pharmaceutical companies are scrutinizing whether thei... [Comments]

At AACC 2019, a Demand for Faster Tests, Automated Features and Relevant Biomarkers: Kalorama White Paper

ARLINGTON, Va. (PRWEB) August 15, 2019 Make IVD tests faster, focus on biomarkers that best serve patients, and relieve lab staff of routine tasks. That was the message at the world's largest gathering of laboratory professionals and IVD vendors this month, according to market researcher... [Comments]

Developments in Microbial Technology – Pioneers With Proven Success on Advancements Series

JUPITER, Fla. (PRWEB) August 14, 2019 An upcoming episode of Advancements with Ted Danson, scheduled to broadcast 4Q/2019, will explore how developments in microbiome therapeutics are helping to promote normal immune function in order to prevent and fight cancer. Check your local listings for... [Comments]

Rapid Adoption of Carterra’s LSA™ Instrument Drives European Expansion

SALT LAKE CITY, and MARTINSRIED, Germany (PRWEB) August 14, 2019 Carterra® Inc., the world leader in high-throughput antibody screening and characterization, announced today that they have opened a Customer Experience Center (CEC) and office in Munich, Germany. Rapid European adoption of... [Comments]

Forging the Way Ahead to Better Drug Development for NASH Patients, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

TORONTO (PRWEB) August 14, 2019 Join Jonathan Riek, PhD, VP, Musculoskeletal & Metabolic Imaging, BioTel Research in a live session on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 1pm EDT to learn about two common imaging methods in NAFLD/NASH to aid with early disease diagnosis, risk stratificatio... [Comments]

Medicine News

AdventHealth Pilots Nursing Model That Could Transform Patient Care Nationwide

ORLANDO, Fla. (PRWEB) August 22, 2019 AdventHealth is pleased to announce preliminary results of a pilot project that could revolutionize the patient care model across the country. Under the pilot, nurses are freed from onerous paperwork, allowing them to spend more time focusing on patients... [Comments]

Williamson Memorial Hospital Implements Paperless Registration Process with MEDITECH as a Service

WILLIAMSON, W.V. (PRWEB) August 22, 2019 Williamson Memorial Hospital (WMH) will officially celebrate its 100th anniversary on Oct. 3. It’s an impressive milestone for any health care organization but especially for community hospitals like WMH, which statistics show are closing at an alarmin... [Comments]

Relatient Simplifies Revenue Cycle Solutions for Patient Engagement

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) August 22, 2019 Relatient, Inc. a fast-growing and highly-rated SaaS-based patient engagement company, announced an expanded focus in healthcare financial solutions and revenue cycle management (RCM) with the addition of industry veteran Ed Kenney as its new RCM Dir... [Comments]

TurningPoint-DSFederal JV, L.L.C. Awarded Contract to Provide Ongoing Services for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Call Center: Connect (C3) Help Desk

ROCKVILLE, Md. (PRWEB) August 23, 2019 TurningPoint-DSFederal, JV, L.L.C. (FedPoint) announces today that CMS has selected the company to provide Call Center: Connect (C3) help desk support. Adding to its portfolio of six engagements, FedPoint will provide C3 Help Desk support to ensure the M... [Comments]

WV Association of Optometric Physicians Announces Population Eye Health Initiative

PENSACOLA, Fla. (PRWEB) August 23, 2019 The West Virginia Association of Optometric Physicians (WVAOP) announces a strategic partnership with the West Virginia Eye Collaborative. This partnership will be managed by Coherent Eye Care. With a keen focus on improving quality, value, and acces... [Comments]

GoRelax, ‘The Ultimate Stress Buster,’ Raises more than $145,000 on Kickstarter

CHICAGO (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 Crowdfunders suffering from stress, back and neck pain are rolling-out their support with more than $145,000 contributed on Kickstarter (nearly 10-times its campaign goal) for GoRelax – an innovative lightweight mat that fosters deep relaxation by naturally i... [Comments]

CBD Goes Mainstream with Uncle Bud’s Hemp: What Do You Need to Know?

NEW YORK (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 CBD has officially entered the mainstream – but what do you need to know? A video accompanying this announcement is available at: CBD, the non-intoxicating cannabis derivative, has taken the wellness world by storm. CBD pr... [Comments]

Dangers of Cheap Plastic Surgery Abroad Emphasize Benefits of Reputable Board Certified Plastic Surgeons, Says Dr. Michael Jazayeri

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 An August 1st article on CTV News reported on the dangers of medical tourism and the very possible high cost of going abroad for cheap plastic surgery. The article followed several women who chose to receive cosmetic procedures in the Dominican... [Comments]

Veterans and First Responders Invited to Recognition Ceremony Wednesday, September 11 at 6:30 pm at The Greene

DAYTON, Ohio (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 Calling all Veterans and First Responders in the Dayton area. You’re invited to Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care’s Veterans and First Responders Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, September 11 at 6:30 pm at The Greene Town Center. Hundreds of Dayto... [Comments]

New Eating Disorder Recovery Program to Open in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 Alsana , an integrative and data-driven eating recovery program, will open a new location in Huntsville, Ala. in early 2020. Alsana will offer an eating disorder treatment program for adults 18+ with a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and an Inte... [Comments]

Pennsylvania Celebrity Dog Lands National Calendar Day - Never Bean Better Day August 22

MORGANTOWN, Pa. (PRWEB) August 21, 2019 Never Bean Better, Inc. announces that “Bean”, the company's celebrity Golden Retriever mascot from Morgantown, Pennsylvania, a lovable, socially popular, registered therapy dog, television actor, and canine spokes dog, landed a national calendar d... [Comments]

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