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EDETEK Kicks Off Fall with Two Major Life Sciences Industry Events

9/24/2018
PRINCETON, N.J. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 EDETEK, the premier provider of digital clinical trial platforms, today announced that the team will be exhibiting at the Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) 2018 Annual Conference taking place in Seattle, WA on September 23-26, 2018. The tea... [Comments]

DiaSorin Furthers the Discussion on HDV, the Most Severe Form of Viral Hepatitis, in Educational Webinar

9/24/2018
(PRWEB) September 24, 2018 Hepatitis D virus (HDV) is a unique RNA virus that requires the hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) to infect the hepatocytes. Chronic Hepatitis D is recognized as the most severe form of viral hepatitis, leading to accelerated progression of cirrhosis and hepatocel... [Comments]

Hamamatsu to Distribute Energetiq’s LDLS™ Products

9/24/2018
WOBURN, Mass. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 Energetiq Technology, a world leader in high brightness light sources for advanced technology applications, is pleased to announce that starting on October 1, 2018 Hamamatsu will distribute the company’s Laser-Driven Light Sources around the globe. Ham... [Comments]

Biotech Automation and FDA Validation Expert Superior Controls to Exhibit and Recruit at the ISPE Annual Premier One-Day Biopharmaceutical Show on September 26

9/22/2018
SEABROOK, N.H. (PRWEB) September 19, 2018 Superior Controls, Inc. , a leading control system integrator of custom industrial automation and IT solutions with 150 employees on both the east and west coasts, today announced the company will showcase its biotech automation capabilities and acce... [Comments]

Slone Partners Founder Adam Slone’s Life Serve Youth Foundation Completes Third Annual Tennis Camp, The Only Sleepaway Tennis Camp In The U.S. For Underserved Youth

9/22/2018
BOSTON (PRWEB) September 20, 2018 Slone Partners, the leading executive search firm for scientific healthcare companies, along with founder Adam Slone, proudly announces the successful completion of the Third Annual Life Serve Youth Foundation (LSYF) Tennis Camp. The August 12th-26th 2-week p... [Comments]

ACEA Biosciences Releases New Version of NovoExpress® Flow Cytometry Software.

9/22/2018
SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) September 20, 2018 We are excited to announce the release of the new 1.3.0 version of NovoExpress® software which supports the recently launched NovoCyte QuanteonTM flow cytometers and NovoSampler® Q autosampler products, in addition to NovoCyte® flow cyt... [Comments]

Omixon & PIRCHE® collaborate on Epitope Determination with NGS

9/22/2018
BERLIN and BUDAPEST, Hungary (PRWEB) September 20, 2018 Global molecular diagnostics company Omixon, headquartered in Budapest, and technology company PIRCHE AG, headquartered in Berlin announce a collaboration to deliver the first integrated epitope determination and matching service that le... [Comments]

New Protection Plan Gives Breast Implant Patients Peace of Mind Long After Surgery

9/22/2018
DALLAS (PRWEB) September 21, 2018 Women who undergo breast implant surgery naturally want a beautiful, worry-free outcome. However, the implant manufacturer’s warranty does not always protect them against uninsured expenses for unexpected complications. Women can now elect low-cost, extensive... [Comments]

Stago Releases a New Educational Webinar on Venous Thromboembolism Screening and the Role of Laboratory D-dimer Testing to Minimize Unnecessary Imaging Procedures

9/22/2018
YORBA LINDA, Calif. (PRWEB) September 21, 2018 VTE can present as deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE) and, if left untreated, can lead to significant morbidity and mortality. VTE affects between 300-600,000 Americans annually, with approximately 100,000 deaths – a significan... [Comments]

Clinical Trial Investigates Multicolor Tattoo Removal in Fewer Treatments

9/15/2018
WAUSAU, Wis. (PRWEB) September 14, 2018 The first ever production picosecond-domain laser with a 785?nm wavelength was recently developed to improve the rate of clearance of green, blue, and purple tattoo inks - often the colors most resistant to laser removal. A clinical trial published i... [Comments]

MediaPlanet and Dante Labs Team Up to Highlight the Role of Whole Genome Sequencing within Rare Diseases

9/15/2018
NEW YORK (PRWEB) September 14, 2018 Today, Mediaplanet announces the launch of this September’s edition of “Rare Diseases." This campaign will showcase the innovative work being done within rare diseases research, diagnostics, and will highlight what industry experts and patients see as... [Comments]

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ASCP 2018 Annual Meeting: Toxicology Expert to Address Medical Laboratory’s Vital Role in Fighting the Opioid Epidemic

9/24/2018
CHICAGO (PRWEB) September 25, 2018 Across the country, in states, in cities, in the small towns and in the neighborhoods, there is perhaps no greater crisis than the opioid epidemic. It is shattering families and local economies and placing enormous stress on our health system. In terms of pu... [Comments]

FDAnews Announces: Early Bird Pricing Ends on Oct. 2 for FDA Data Integrity, Oct. 30-31, 2018, San Francisco, CA

9/24/2018
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) September 25, 2018 FDA Data Integrity for Device and Pharma Firms, and Their Suppliers **Presented by FDAnews and Cerulean Associates LLC ** Oct. 30-31, 2018 – San Francisco, CA http://www.fdanews.com/fdadataintegrity Early bird pricing for FDA Data I... [Comments]

Castle Dental® Provides Free Dental Care to Nearly 70 Austin Locals

9/24/2018
AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 On September 15, Castle Dental® in Austin, TX opened its doors to provide no cost dental services for those in need from their surrounding communities. Over 40 volunteers from neighboring Castle Dental offices arrived ready to serve many low-inc... [Comments]

Construction to Begin for New Affordable Assisted Lifestyle Community in Indianapolis

9/24/2018
BRADLEY, Ill. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 A groundbreaking ceremony will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 25 for Glasswater Creek of Plainfield, a new affordable assisted living community for Indianapolis seniors who need some help to maintain their independence. The community, which... [Comments]

The Scentium Aromatherapy Shower Tablet Diffuser that Transports The Mind and Mood in the Shower Launches on Kickstarter

9/24/2018
ATLANTA (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 Today, Georgia-based company Waterloft launches its product Scentium , an aromatherapy shower tablet diffuser, which offers eight scents infused with essential oils to enhance a person’s mood in the shower, on Kickstarter. “Scentium is a completely new-... [Comments]

Smile Brands Inc. Honored As Gold Stevie® Award Winner in 2018 Stevie Awards for Great Employers

9/24/2018
IRVINE, Calif. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 Smile Brands Inc . was named the winner of two Gold Stevie® Awards in the categories of Employer of the Year and People-Focused CEO of the Year in the third annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers. The Stevie Awards for Great Employers recog... [Comments]

Piedmont Physicians Urology Announces Dr. Richard Jadick Designation as UroLift® Center of Excellence

9/24/2018
NEWNAN, Ga. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 Piedmont Physicians Urology today announced that Dr. Richard Jadick has been designated as a UroLift® Center of Excellence. The designation recognizes that Dr. Jadick has achieved a high level of training and experience with the UroLift System and d... [Comments]

Original Strength Systems Announces First Certified Instructor in the Southwest USA

9/24/2018
FUQUAY-VARINA, N.C. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 As a leader in providing health, fitness and education professionals with life-changing yet straightforward tools to help their respective patients, clients, and students improve their movement or mobility and strength and live their lives better... [Comments]

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Announces First-Ever Stair Climb at Salesforce Tower on October 21, 2018

9/24/2018
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 On Sunday, October 21, 2018, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, in partnership with Boston Properties (NYSE: BXP), will host Runyon Up, a stair climb at the new Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, to raise funds for innovative cancer research.... [Comments]

Oak Street Health Opens Little Village Center in Chicago

9/24/2018
CHICAGO (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 Oak Street Health , a network of health centers providing a new model of value-based primary care for Medicare patients, has added the Little Village center to its Chicago operations. With the addition of Little Village, Oak Street Health now has 13 locatio... [Comments]

National Pediatric Cancer Foundation Invites All to Rise Up for a Faster Cure During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

9/24/2018
TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) September 24, 2018 The National Pediatric Cancer Foundation – the top-rated cancer charity according to Charity Navigator – invites all to rise up for a faster cure during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Every day, 43 children are diagnosed with cancer and 43 families ar... [Comments]

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