Biology News

“Medical Mastermind Workshop”: A One-of-a-Kind, Hands-On PRP and Shockwave Therapy Training Opportunity

8/9/2018
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (PRWEB) August 08, 2018 Specialty Med Training , one of the nation’s largest training, research and marketing companies, who helps physicians bring the latest regenerative therapies and treatment options to their patients, is hosting a one-of-a-kind, 2-day hands-on trainin... [Comments]

Plum Alley Closes $1.5M in Syndicate with Women and Men Investing in CRISPR-based Diagnostics Company

8/9/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) August 08, 2018 Plum Alley Investments, an innovative platform providing new investors, especially women, access to invest in disruptive technology and healthcare companies, has invested in a sought-after $23 million Series A round for Mammoth Biosciences as it comes out of s... [Comments]

Lonza Houston Cell and Viral Gene Therapy Manufacturing Facility Wins 2018 ENR Regional Award for Best Project

8/9/2018
DALLAS (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 CRB is proud to announce that the Lonza Houston Inc. cell and viral gene therapy manufacturing facility has won Engineering News-Record (ENR) Texas & Louisiana’s 2018 Best Projects in the Manufacturing category. A total of 121 entries were submitted for the... [Comments]

Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Report Higher Incomes than Previous Year

8/7/2018
ST. LOUIS (PRWEB) August 06, 2018 Nurse practitioners and physician assistants report that they earned more and remained generally satisfied with their healthcare careers in the past year, according to the second annual survey of advanced practice clinicians recently released by PracticeM... [Comments]

NCERC at SIUE’s Diversity Feedstock Showcase is One of a Kind

8/7/2018
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (PRWEB) August 06, 2018 Passersby can’t help but notice the 12-foot tall corn growing in front of The NCERC at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s University Park. SIUE students are working the “Feedstock Diversity Showcase” that features not only corn, but also gra... [Comments]

BioMedGPS Unveils Intuitive Redesign, SmartTRAK 3.0

8/7/2018
IRVINE, Calif. (PRWEB) August 06, 2018 BioMedGPS announces the launch of SmartTRAK 3.0, the latest evolution of their highly successful business intelligence platform. Inspired by its medical device customers, BioMedGPS teamed up with a usability expert to help improve and streamline the enti... [Comments]

Nanomedical Diagnostics Agile R100 Graphene Biosensor Characterizes Difficult-to-Study MYC Oncoprotein for Cancer Research

8/7/2018
SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) August 07, 2018 Nanomedical Diagnostics , leading manufacturer of graphene biosensors that accelerate pharmaceutical and biotherapeutics development, announces a new publication titled, “Synthetic Molecules for Disruption of the Myc Protein-Protein Interface ” in the Elsev... [Comments]

CallTower Unveils CT Cloud Solutions

8/7/2018
BOSTON and SOUTH JORDAN, Utah (PRWEB) August 07, 2018 CallTower , a global leader in delivering cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications and collaboration solutions, announced today their new CT Cloud Voice and SIP solutions. CT Cloud solutions are designed to enable workforces t... [Comments]

Dickinson Wright Attorney Lance Anderson Named Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Practice Group Chair

8/2/2018
AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) August 02, 2018 Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce K. Lance Anderson, member partner in our Austin office, has been named Practice Group Chair for the Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology group of the Intellectual Property division. “I am honored to help conti... [Comments]

Heart Health Innovator Boston Heart Diagnostics Joins American College of Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable

8/2/2018
ST. LOUIS (PRWEB) August 02, 2018 The American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) has announced the addition of heart health innovator Boston Heart Diagnostics to its Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable, a group of individuals and organizations whose collective vision is sustainable hum... [Comments]

RxS LLC Principal Named to PharmaVOICE 100 Most Inspiring People

8/2/2018
MANALAPAN, N.J. (PRWEB) August 02, 2018 RxS LLC (“RxS”), a privately held company providing multi-channel sample management solutions to pharmaceutical and biotech companies, today announced that Mark Jara, principal of the organization, has been named to PharmaVOICE magazine’s annual list of... [Comments]

Medicine News

Local Texan Dentist Helps Provide Free Dental Care to Over 550 People

8/11/2018
GRAPEVINE, Texas (PRWEB) August 10, 2018 Dr. Siavash Eftekhari, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at Monarch Dental® in Grapevine, TX recently traveled to Asunción, Paraguay for a week-long international outpost trip to deliver dental care in impoverished communities. Along with a te... [Comments]

Gout Relief Product Scores a Top 5-Star Rating from TopConsumerReviews.com

8/11/2018
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (PRWEB) August 10, 2018 TopConsumerReviews.com recently awarded a five-star rating to Gout Gone, an industry leader in Gout Relief. What is gout? This painful, persistent condition originates in the liver and is characterized by pain in the lower extremities as a result... [Comments]

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Puts New Focus on Population Health to Improve Health and Reduce Illness in Kids

8/11/2018
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (PRWEB) August 10, 2018 Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital will make a broader commitment to ensuring the health and wellness of children in the region by utilizing a population health perspective on care. At its core, this perspective focuses on ways to improve health... [Comments]

Georgia Urology Brings Robotic Surgical Procedures to Braselton

8/11/2018
BRASELTON, Ga. (PRWEB) August 10, 2018 Georgia Urology, the largest urology practice in the Southeast, is known for providing innovative procedures to metro Atlanta. Drs. Brent Sharpe and Froylan Gonzalez recently widened that scope by debuting two new minimally-invasive robotic procedures at... [Comments]

Pamela Robinson Wins Silver Stevie® Award in 2018 International Business Awards®

8/11/2018
ATLANTA (PRWEB) August 11, 2018 Financial Voyages LLC CEO Pamela Robinson was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Executive of the Year-Business category in The 15th Annual International Business Awards®. The International Business Awards are the world’s premier bus... [Comments]

Since FDA Approval, Cumulative Data shows Over 150,000 Women with Silicone Gel Breast Implants Unaware They Are Living with “Silent Rupture"

8/9/2018
DALLAS (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 Thousands of US women with FDA-approved silicone gel implants do not realize their implants have ruptured, according to cross-referenced data from The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and sil... [Comments]

New Report Reveals Lyme Disease in all 50 States and Recent CDC Study Confirms Efficacy of Insect Shield® Permethrin-Treated Clothing

8/9/2018
GREENSBORO, N.C. and SEATTLE (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 Lyme disease is one of the fastest growing epidemics to date with numbers of US cases reported per year skyrocketing to an estimated 329,000 – a 25-fold increase since surveillance began in 1982. According to a new report by Quest Diagnost... [Comments]

Balboa Horizons Included in New Google LegitScript Certification

8/9/2018
COSTA MESA, Calif. (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 Balboa Horizons, an industry leader in addiction treatment, officially announces LegitScript certification. LegitScript is a new verification process that substance abuse providers must pass in order to advertise on Google. Balboa’s CEO David Longrid... [Comments]

DoseSmart Medication Adherence Platform and Smart-Pill Bottle are Now Part of the Epic App Orchard

8/9/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 Striving to improve healthcare quality and outcomes by simplifying medication adherence monitoring with Smart-pill bottle and mobile applications, DoseSmart announced today the availability of its medication management platform: DoseSmart® FHIR in th... [Comments]

RiverGlade Capital Welcomes Jim Hudak and Dan Skowronski

8/9/2018
CHICAGO (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 RiverGlade Capital (“RiverGlade”), is pleased to announce that Jim Hudak has been engaged as an Operating Partner and will have an exclusive relationship with the firm. As an Operating Partner, Mr. Hudak will play a key role in the firm’s strategic planning, h... [Comments]

Isagenix Legacy Foundation Raises $2.3 Million in 24 Hours at Global Celebration Event

8/9/2018
GILBERT, Ariz. (PRWEB) August 09, 2018 Thanks to the generosity of Isagenix International Co-Founders Jim and Kathy Coover and the company’s independent distributors, customers, and employees, the newly established Isagenix Legacy Foundation raised $2.3 million during its first 24 hours o... [Comments]

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