Biology News

Inference Solutions Featured in DMG Consulting’s 2019-2020 Intelligent Virtual Agent Product and Market Report

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Inference Solutions , a global provider of Intelligent Virtual Agents for sales and service organizations, today announced its inclusion in DMG Consulting’s 2019-2020 Intelligent Virtual Agent Product and Market Report. The report identifies Inference Sol... [Comments]

Leak Detection Associates Announces Global Expansion – Signs Partnership Agreement with IPP Group for England and Ireland

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (PRWEB) May 22, 2019 Leak Detection Associates (LDA), the world’s premier manufacturer of custom built, helium-based leak testing instruments for the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device and Food Packaging Industries’ is excited to announce that a formal... [Comments]

Finding DNA Needles in a Haystack: Worcester Polytechnic Institute Chemical Engineer Helps Develop Biosecurity Tool to Detect Genetically Engineered Organisms in the Wild

WORCESTER, Mass. (PRWEB) May 21, 2019 If a genetically or synthetically engineered organism is released into the environment, how will we know? How can we tell it apart from the millions of microorganisms that exist naturally in the wild? That’s the challenge being taken on by a multi-institu... [Comments]

Lajollacooks4u, a Hot Destination for Experiential Tourism

SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) May 21, 2019 Experiential tourism, a trend encompassing culinary travel, cultural exploration and activity-based travel experiences, has seen a rise in demand over the last several years. And according to a recent report by Skift, a media company for the travel industry, it... [Comments]

Suvoda Named One of Inc. Magazine's Best Workplaces 2019

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (PRWEB) May 21, 2019 Suvoda LLC , a SaaS provider of Interactive Response Technology (IRT) for clinical trial randomization and drug supply chain management, has been named one of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, Inc.’s fourth annual ranking of the fast-growing pri... [Comments]

Zer0 to 5ive Turns 20; Celebrates with Launch of New Startup Package

PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) May 21, 2019 Zer0 to 5ive, an award-winning strategic communications firm specializing in technology and biotech companies, turned 20 today, and to celebrate launched a new startup package, 0to5 Launch, to provide seed-stage and early-stage tech and biotech entrepreneurs... [Comments]

Dr. David Greene With R3 Stem Cell Interviewed for Acclaimed Documentary

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (PRWEB) May 20, 2019 Dr. David Greene , Founder and CEO of R3 Stem Cell, was interviewed for a recent acclaimed documentary. The documentary, Stem Cell Therapy: Biotechnology to the Rescue, was produced by Award Winning filmmaker Dr. Elliott Haimoff. In the documentary,... [Comments]

ASGCT Launches Clinical Trials Finder on Clinical Trials Day 2019

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (PRWEB) May 20, 2019 The ASGCT Clinical Trials Finder is a customizable search engine for active and recruiting trials in gene and cell therapy throughout the United States. Data curated daily from ensures the most up-to-date and applicable listings anywhe... [Comments]

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences Posts 96.15 Percent NCLEX Pass Rate

LANCASTER, Pa. (PRWEB) May 20, 2019 Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences, the area’s preeminent institution for the health care field, today announced a 96.15% pass rate for first-time test takers of the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for the second quarter of 2019. This su... [Comments]

Asymmetrex Approved to Conduct an ASTM Interlaboratory Evaluation of Its AlphaSTEM Test™ Technology as a Standard for Counting Therapeutic Adult Tissue Stem Cells

BOSTON (PRWEB) May 21, 2019 At their May 16 meeting, the members of the F04.43 Subcommittee on Cells and Tissue Engineered Constructs for Tissue Engineered Medical Products (TEMPs) of the American Society for Testing and Materials International voted unanimously to approve an interlaborator... [Comments]

Asymmetrex Presents Proposal for ASTM Interlaboratory Evaluation of AlphaSTEM Test™ Technology Towards Establishing A Standard for Counting Therapeutic Stem Cells

BOSTON (PRWEB) May 16, 2019 In a FDA-contracted Standard Coordinating Body Workshop held at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Rockville, Maryland, March 18-19 of this year, Asymmetrex founder and director James L. Sherley, M.D., Ph.D. predicted a sea change in thinking... [Comments]

Medicine News

New Research Finds Medicaid Gains Help Lead to Healthier Mothers and Babies

WASHINGTON (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Medicaid helps fill the gaps in maternal health coverage and leads to healthier babies and mothers, according to a new report by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families. States that expanded Medicaid have experienced greater improvements in r... [Comments]

Prevent Blindness Designates June as Cataract Awareness Month to Help Educate Public on Leading Cause of Vision Loss and Blindness

CHICAGO (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 More than 25 million Americans are estimated to have cataract , a clouding of the eye's lens, which blocks or changes the passage of light into the eye. Prevent Blindness , the nation’s oldest eye health and safety non-profit organization, has declared June... [Comments]

How Do Visual Patient Profiles Help Medical Reviews in Complex Oncology Trials? — A New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

TORONTO (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Join Dr. Ashok Srivastava, CEO & CMO at ClinFomatrix and CEO at Cure Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Nithiya Ananthakrishnan, Senior Vice President of Data Sciences at OmniComm Systems, Inc. , in a live webinar on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 10 a.m. ET (3 p.m. BST... [Comments]

RevSpring’s Carrie Romandine Named Influential Woman in Healthcare IT

LIVONIA, Mich. (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Carrie Romandine, RevSpring’s vice president of platform management, was named one of Health Data Management’s (HDM) 50 Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT . This is the fourth year that HDM has recognized women in Healthcare IT leadership roles acros... [Comments]

Security Compass Named to the 2019 List of Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness

TORONTO (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Security Compass, a software security company that provides organizations with the knowledge, training, and technology to make software secure, is proud to announce that they have been named on the 2019 list of Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness. Security Compas... [Comments]

Lean Human Capital by HealthcareSource Announces 2019 Elite Honor Roll

WOBURN, Mass. (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 HealthcareSource®, the leading provider of talent management solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that Lean Human Capital has selected the winners of its 2019 Elite Honor Roll program . This is the ninth year Lean Human Capital by... [Comments]

Embark Behavioral Health Creates New Company Focused on Lowering the Stigma and Increasing the Awareness of Adolescent Mental Health

TEMPE, Ariz. (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Embark Behavioral Health announced today that Vive Family Support Programs and Potomac Pathways are joining forces to turn the tide in the rising rates of adolescent anxiety, depression and suicide. The new company will be called Potomac Programs and signifie... [Comments]

Neurohacker Partners with Emerson Ecologics

CARLSBAD, Calif. (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Neurohacker Collective , the science-based team behind the Qualia line of nootropic products, has recently partnered with Emerson Ecologics. Qualia Mind, Qualia Focus, and Qualia Mind Caffeine Free are now available through Emerson Ecologics and their on... [Comments]

SIUE Alumnus Savoca is Commencement Speaker for School of Dental Medicine

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine (SIU SDM) emeritus faculty and SIUE alumnus Dr. Dennis “Denny” Savoca will address 58 SDM students receiving their doctor of dental medicine degrees at the SDM’s commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Sat... [Comments]

FDAnews Announces — 5 Design Change Considerations to Stay Compliant Webinar, June 6, 2019

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) May 23, 2019 5 Design Change Considerations to Stay Compliant An FDAnews Webinar Thursday, June 6, 2019, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT Do devicemakers read the fine print when changing a design? Changes are subject to... [Comments]

Impact Advisors Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s Top Places to Work in Healthcare List

CHICAGO (PRWEB) May 22, 2019 Impact Advisors , a leading provider of clinical, revenue cycle and information technology services to the healthcare industry, announced today that it has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 150+ Top Places to Work in Healthcare list. This is the fourth tim... [Comments]

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