Health News Archive - February 18, 2010

MONTE CARLO, Monaco, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.

KINGWOOD, Texas, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- International Merchant Advisors, Inc. (Pink Sheets: IMAI) www.imaiinc.com announced today that the company intends to develop a new line of Wellness Centers and medical marijuana treatment centers.

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoGenomics, a leader in providing automated, molecular testing solutions announced today that the organization has been awarded the ISO 13485 certification in recognition of its outstanding quality management system throughout the organization.

STOCKHOLM, February 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Medicines Agency (EMEA) recommends orphan drug status for Aprea's treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML).

CINCINNATI, Ohio, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Patty Brisben, CEO and Founder of Pure Romance will be hosting a pajama (PJ) party at the 10th Annual Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer at 9pm-11pm, Friday, February 26, 2010 (Capitol North Room, Sheraton Atlanta Hotel).

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EQ Labs, Inc.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

ATLANTA, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: GTIV), a leading provider of home health and hospice services, today reported fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2009 results.

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. and LEVERKUSEN, Germany, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: REGN) and Bayer HealthCare AG today announced that VEGF Trap-Eye showed positive results in a Phase 2 study in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME).

LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2009.

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