Health News Archive - February 03, 2010

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Once again, Burlington Coat Factory reached another milestone by raising more than $2 million to support The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) research and patient services programs.

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soligenix, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SNGX) (Soligenix or the Company), a late-stage biotechnology company, announced today that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Christopher J.

LAVAL, QC and PRINCETON, NJ, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Labopharm Inc. (TSX: DDS; NASDAQ: DDSS) today announced the U.S.

VIENNA, Austria, February 3 /PRNewswire/ -- EUCODIS Bioscience, a company providing customized enzymes to the pharmaceutical, chemical, and other industries, announced today that it has received a cash injection of EUR 2 million from existing shareholders. The Company will use these funds to swiftly add new enzyme families to its product portfolio and to accelerate the development of international markets.

SEATTLE, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dendreon Corporation (Nasdaq: DNDN) today announced that management will present at the 12th Annual BIO CEO and Investor Conference in New York City on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 2:00 p.m.


Experts in stem cell technology have accused a small number of scientists of keeping top research from being published in scientific journals.

COLUMBUS, Ga., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aflac, the company that pays you cash when you are sick or hurt, has been named to Training Magazine's Training Top 125 list for 2010.

ADDISON, Texas, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ULURU Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'