Biology News

CellMax Life to Present Expanded Test Results For Colorectal Cancer Prevention

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 CellMax Life , a diagnostics company with a proprietary technology to detect precancer and cancer cells in blood, will present new findings at the ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium in San Francisco this month, revealing significant advancement... [Comments]

The Brave New World of eCOA in Neuroscience, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

TORONTO (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 Join the live session on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 11am EST (4pm GMT) to hear about key topics in data quality, including:     State of the art solutions in eCOA     Computer-administered ratings &n... [Comments]

ASNC Names Rob Beanlands, MD, FRCP(C), FASNC, as President for 2019

FAIRFAX, Va. (PRWEB) January 09, 2019 Dr. Beanlands is the Vered Chair and Division Head of Cardiology at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is also Director of its National Cardiac PET Centre, and Professor in the University's Division of Cardiology... [Comments]

Asymmetrex Publishes Chapter Explaining the Critical Need for Stem Cell Dosing for Success in Stem Cell Medicine

BOSTON (PRWEB) January 10, 2019 When Dr. James L. Sherley, M.D., Ph.D., founder and director of Massachusetts stem cell biotechnology company Asymmetrex , was invited to contribute a chapter to the new book Perinatal Stem Cells: Research and Therapy, he knew immediately what his topic would... [Comments]

Biopredic International and Visikol Partner on Liver 3D Cell Culture Liver Development

WHITEHOUSE, N.J. (PRWEB) January 10, 2019 A major goal for pharmaceutical companies has always been to improve the translational gap between inexpensive in vitro studies and significantly more expensive in vivo studies in order to reduce costs and improve the early prediction of in vivo effic... [Comments]

Collaborative Risk Management: Plan & Pivot Your Clinical Studies, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

TORONTO (PRWEB) January 07, 2019 Join industry experts Julie Peacock, Client Services at Comprehend and Heather Davis, Independent Consultant at Maven Ridge for a live webinar on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1pm EST. This webinar will dive into best practices for the identification and... [Comments]

PureWay Hires New Vice President of Sales to Spearhead Company Growth

HOUSTON (PRWEB) January 07, 2019 PureWay, a healthcare-focused provider of sharps disposal, biohazard waste disposal and compliance solutions, is proud to welcome Thomas Kennedy as head of sales and business development efforts, effective immediately. Mr. Kennedy will report directly to Jeffe... [Comments]

Valencell and Sonion Demo First Ever Hearing Aid Receiver in Canal with Embedded Biometric Sensor

ROSKILDE, Denmark and RALEIGH, N.C. (PRWEB) January 07, 2019 Sonion , the global leader in micro acoustic and micro mechanical technologies and solutions for hearing instruments and specialty earphones, and Valencell , the leading innovator in wearable biometric sensor technology, today ann... [Comments]

Concerto HealthAI to Present at J.P. Morgan’s 37th Annual Healthcare Conference

BOSTON (PRWEB) January 07, 2019 Concerto HealthAI, a technology leader in definitive Real World Data (RWD) and Artificial Intelligence solutions for precision health in oncology and other key therapeutic areas, and its Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Jeff Elton, will present at J.P Morgan’s excl... [Comments]

AllegroGraph Named a 2019 ‘Trend-Setting’ Product

OAKLAND, Calif. (PRWEB) January 07, 2019 Franz Inc. , an early innovator in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and leading supplier of Graph Database technology for Knowledge Graphs solutions, announced that it was recognized by Database Trends and Applications (DBTA) as a 2019 ‘Trend-Setting’... [Comments]

How to Leverage Real World Data to Achieve Faster Insights for Better Adverse Event Detection and Reporting, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

TORONTO (PRWEB) January 04, 2019 Join Bill Fox, Chief Strategy Officer, and Imran Chaudhri, Chief Architect – two experts in Healthcare & Life Sciences from MarkLogic – for a live webinar on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 11am EST (4pm GMT). This presentation outlines the challenges... [Comments]

Medicine News

Allied Pain & Spine Institute Announces the Opening of New Clinic in Mountain View

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 Dr. James Petros, Medical Director of Allied Pain & Spine Institute is pleased to announce the opening of yet another office location for the thriving practice, which is located at 100 W. El Camino Real in Mountain View, CA 94040. The new c... [Comments]

Respected Valley Stream Office of Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island Moves to Larger Space

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI), a Spectrum Vision Partners managed practice, has relocated its Valley Stream office to a new, larger space at 70 East Sunrise Highway, Suite 400, Valley Stream, NY 11581. The new location will enable t... [Comments]

Ultimate Medical Academy Unveils Mascot – the Pumas – to Kick off the Healthcare School’s 25th Anniversary Year

TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Ultimate Medical Academy’s founding yesterday, the nonprofit healthcare higher education institution unveiled its first mascot – the Pumas – to almost 2,000 employees and 150 students at UMA’s Tampa Bay area facilities.... [Comments]

San Tan Allergy & Asthma Opens a New Allergy and Immunology Clinic in Arcadia

ARCADIA, Ariz. (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 After many months of preparation, the providers and staff at San Tan Allergy & Asthma have opened a new clinic in Phoenix, Arcadia Allergy & Asthma. This new allergy and asthma clinic is conveniently located in the heart of Arcadia on east India... [Comments]

LifeLearn Partners with the NAVC to Deliver an All-New VetFolio

GUELPH, Ontario (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 LifeLearn Animal Health announces that it has purchased 50% of VetFolio from the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) and will be partnering with NAVC to deliver an all-new VetFolio—one-stop access to hundreds of online veterinary medical courses... [Comments]

Virtual Reality Devices, Wearables, GPS Trackers Top Tech Wish Lists of Senior Living Communities, Says Sew ICAA Survey

VANCOUVER, B.C. (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 Yes, the Millennials love their Bluetooth earbuds and Alexa smart speakers. But according to a recent survey by the International Council on Active Aging® (ICAA), new tech is also finding a home in senior living communities. The 2018 Active-Ag... [Comments]

Modere Announces Continued Upward Sales Trend Across Key Markets in 2018

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 Modere (the “Company”), a healthy, safe and clean-lifestyle brand of dietary supplements, household and personal-care products with a presence worldwide, today announced that it built on 2017’s growth momentum, delivering impressive earnings in all key mar... [Comments]

FDAnews Announces - Early Bird Pricing Ends on Jan. 22 for Medical Device Risk Management: Prepare for the Winds of Change Feb. 19-20, 2019 Atlanta, GA

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 Early bird pricing for Medical Device Risk Management: Prepare for the Winds of Change ends on Jan. 22 Risk management is just plain hard, complicated, conflicted, confusing. And it is getting even more complicated The international standard is... [Comments]

Mercy Colorectal Surgeon Dr. Jeffery Nelson Offers Minimally Invasive Outpatient Treatment for Hemorrhoids

BALTIMORE (PRWEB) January 15, 2019 Jeffery Nelson, M.D., FACS, FASCRS , Surgical Director of The Center for Inflammatory Bowel and Colorectal Diseases, Institute for Digestive Health & Liver Disease at Mercy Medical Center , now offers patients a minimally invasive, outpatient procedure... [Comments]

Saol Therapeutics Announces CDC has Updated Information Related to Use and Availability of VARIZIG® (Varicella Zoster Immune Globulin [Human])

ROSWELL, Ga. (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has updated information related to the use and availability of VARIZIG® (Varicella Zoster Immune Globulin [Human]) for post-exposure prophylaxis of varicella in patients at high-risk, posted on its website ( htt... [Comments]

This New Year, Giroud Tree and Lawn Encourages Homeowners to Resolve to Take the Weight Off of Their Trees!

HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa. (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 Trees can be overweight too! Giroud Tree and Lawn explains why there are several reasons homeowners should have trees pruned, and winter is a great time to clean things up on the property! Health and Safety Tree Pruning Heavy weight dea... [Comments]

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