Health News Archive - February 01, 2010

BEIJING, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The opening ceremony of "Health and Me - China Women's Reproductive Health Project," which is solely sponsored by 38Fule Inc., was held in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China on Jan. 21, 2010.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising consumer awareness that early diagnosis and treatment can delay the progression of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to anti-immuno deficiency syndrome (AIDS) has had a telling impact on the sales of HIV tests.

The HCMA Says a Simple Genetic Test Can Tell For Sure HIBERNIA, N.J., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a genetic disease that causes the heart muscle to become abnormally large.

BRAINTREE, Mass., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) reported third quarter GAAP net revenues of $165 million, up 6%, net income of $18 million, up 13%, and earnings per share of $0.71, up 13%.

BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract for its critical care portfolio with Amerinet Inc., a leading health care group purchasing organization.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Pervasis Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that it has reached an agreement with the U.S.

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif., BRAINTREE, Mass., and LIMONEST, France, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) and Global Med Technologies, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]