Biology News

Maintenance of Certification (MoC) Adds No Clinical Value to Medical Practice, Say 65% of Physicians Surveyed

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. (PRWEB) October 17, 2018 Maintenance of Certification (MOC) adds no clinical value to the practice of medicine, or to patients, say 65 percent of physicians surveyed by MDLinx, a medical news, information, and education website. The August 2018 survey of 515 physicians fr... [Comments]

Slone Partners, Where People Are Our Science®, Announces Insights: Scientific Healthcare Investing 2018 Panel Event With Leaders In The Investment Community

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) October 17, 2018 Slone Partners, the leading executive search firm for life sciences, diagnostics, and scientific healthcare companies, proudly announces Insights: Scientific Healthcare Investing 2018, a panel discussion event taking place October 25, 2018 in South San F... [Comments]

Deep Learning-Based Genedata Imagence® for Automated High-Content Image Analysis Debuts at SLAS Conference

BASEL, Switzerland (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Genedata , a leading provider of advanced software solutions for biopharmaceutical R&D, today announced Genedata Imagence®, the industry’s first commercial and instrument-agnostic software that automates the analysis of high-content screen... [Comments]

VetStem Biopharma is Pleased to Share the Success Story of Sam Who was Treated with Stem Cell Therapy by Dr. Lucy Roberts at Animal Medical Center of Tuscaloosa

POWAY, Calif. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 At five years old, Sam began having issues with his liver. X-Rays were taken to look for a possible tumor and instead, Sam’s veterinarian found that he had arthritis in his lower, or lumbosacral, spine. At the time, he was not experiencing any obvious... [Comments]

Our Own Cells May Be Answer to Treating Chronic Back Pain

WEST ORANGE, N.J. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Our own cells may be the answer to eliminating chronic neck or back pain and repairing damaged discs in our spine. So comments interventional spine and pain management specialist Jason Arora, DO, who says using a patient’s blood plasma, which is r... [Comments]

Cold Chain Industry Leader, Modality Solutions, is Silver Sponsor and Exhibitor at Biomanufacturing World Summit

HOUSTON (PRWEB) October 15, 2018 Modality Solutions, a privately-held company that delivers integrated cold chain operations solutions for highly regulated industries, is a silver sponsor and exhibitor at the Executive Platforms’ Biomanufacturing World Summit (BMWS18), October 29-30, 2018 i... [Comments]

Combined with BONCAT, Nanomedical Diagnostics Graphene Biosensor Identifies Circulating Biomarkers of Aging

SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Nanomedical Diagnostics , leading manufacturer of graphene biosensors that accelerate pharmaceutical and biotherapeutics development, announces a new publication titled, “ Graphene-based Biosensor for On-Chip Detection of Bio-Orthogonally Labeled Proteins ”... [Comments]

CallTower Launches CT Cloud Boost Delivering Optimized Internet Performance

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah and BOSTON (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 CallTower , a global leader in delivering cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications and collaboration solutions, announced today their new CT Cloud Boost solution. CT Cloud Boost delivers enhanced network stability by directly... [Comments]

uBiome Appoints Dr. Steven Medwell, MD, Distinguished Colorectal Surgeon, to its Medical Advisory Board

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, announces the addition of Steven Medwell, MD, board certified in colorectal surgery, to its Medical Advisory Board. Joining the board of leading scientists and doctors from around the world, Dr. Medwell will brin... [Comments]

HOLLOWAY AMERICA To Exhibit Industry-Leading Pressure Vessels at PACK EXPO

CHICAGO. (PRWEB) October 12, 2018 HOLLOWAY AMERICA, a stainless steel pressure vessel fabrication company, recently announced it will host a booth at premier packaging event PACK EXPO International in Chicago from October 14 to 17. The annual event is hosted by the Packaging Machinery Manufac... [Comments]

Smart Health Innovation Lab Partners with Redox to Help Innovative Healthcare Startups Accelerate Time to Integration

LANCASTER, Pa. (PRWEB) October 09, 2018 ? Smart Health Innovation Lab’s 12-week certification program plays a unique role in helping market-ready technologies expedite their path to health system adoption and insurer reimbursement ? Redox’s integration platform helps Smart Health-certified... [Comments]

Medicine News

Power To Decide Calls for Application for Its Innovation Next Program

WASHINGTON (PRWEB) October 17, 2018 Power to Decide, the campaign to prevent unplanned pregnancy, announced the launch of the third round of its Innovation Next program. Made possible with support from the HHS Office of Adolescent Health, Innovation Next is a unique accelerator program aime... [Comments]

San Diego Food Bank CEO, James Floros, Re-elected Board Chair of California Association of Food Banks

SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) October 17, 2018 The Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank’s CEO, James Floros, was re-elected Board Chair of the California Association of Food Banks at a meeting of its Board of Directors. California Association of Food Banks (CAFB) is an association of 41 member fo... [Comments]

The Fenway Institute and the Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights Report Identifies Best Practices in the Management of LGBTQI Youth in Juvenile Justice Settings

BOSTON (PRWEB) October 17, 2018 A new report from The Fenway Institute and the Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights identifies best practices in the management of lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, questioning, and intersex (LGBTQI) youth in juvenile justice settings. The report note... [Comments]

RE/MAX Realtors Kris and Keith Myers Raising Funds for Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

NORTHRIDGE, Calif. (PRWEB) October 17, 2018 The Myers’ have been doing this for five years. This year’s event takes place on October 25 from 6-8 p.m. at their office, 11141 Tampa Ave., Northridge, CA 91326. “The Harvest Festival is another way we like to give back to our families in the... [Comments]

CCC Bolsters Cybersecurity with new Total Train Comprehensive Release Version 14.1 Software Upgrade

DES MOINES, Iowa (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 CCC ( Compressor Controls Corporation ) the leader in Turbomachinery Train Optimization Services for upstream, midstream and downstream operators today announces Total Train Comprehensive Release version 14.1 (TTCR 14.1), available for immediate order... [Comments]

Balboa Capital Becomes Approved Lender For Massage Envy Franchise Owners

COSTA MESA, Calif. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Balboa Capital , a leading independent financing company that specializes in small business loans, equipment leasing, and franchise financing , is now recognized by Massage Envy as an Approved Lender for its franchise owners throughout the United... [Comments]

Tulsa Law Firm Joins Other Claims Against Massage Envy For Concealment of Employee Sexual Misconduct

TULSA, Okla. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 With a petition (case CJ-2018-04177) filed last week in Tulsa County District Court, the Tulsa, Oklahoma law firm of Graves McLain PLLC joins a series of lawsuits filed in states around the country against Massage Envy that seek to stop a nation-wide epid... [Comments]

Bastyr University’s Dr. Pizzorno is Bestowed with the Coveted Visionary Award from the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine

KENMORE, Wash. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Bastyr University is pleased announce that Dr. Joseph E. Pizzorno was the recipient of the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine’s (AIHM) Visionary Award for his passionate efforts in forging a new health care paradigm dedicated to natural medicine... [Comments]

Intrinsic Clinical Systems Announces Release of Time Tracking Tool, Intrinsic InTime

PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 Intrinsic released its time tracking tool, InTime, as part of its mission to provide simple, easy-to-use software for biopharma companies. By pairing the InTime time tracker with Intrinsic’s resource management tool, Insights RM, you can now quickly ans... [Comments]

dicentra Global Certifications Launches Cannabis Edibles HACCP Certification Program

TORONTO (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 dicentra Global Certifications, an affiliate of dicentra Cannabis Consulting, has announced the release of its Cannabis Edibles HACCP Certification Program . Canada will become the first G7 country in the world to formally legalize the recreational production... [Comments]

FDAnews Announces: 1 Week Until the 13th Annual FDA Inspections Summit, Oct. 23-25, 2018, Bethesda, MD

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) October 16, 2018 13th Annual FDA Inspections Summit **Presented by FDAnews** Oct. 23-25, 2018 – Bethesda, MD The 13th Annual FDA Inspections Summit starts in one week. So much has changed since last year’s In... [Comments]

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