Health News Archive - February 03, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Emdeon Inc.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Burgeoning demand from applications such as forensics, environmental protection, pollution, recycling, and research is expected to provide support for the world X-ray instrumentation markets.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Misonix, Inc.

NEW YORK, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: KERX) announced today that it has reached agreement with the U.S.

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Molecular Devices, Inc.--now part of Danaher Corporation--re-launched the Molecular Devices brand into the life sciences marketplace.

Phase 3 X-PECT Trial (Xeloda(R) + Perifosine Evaluation in Colorectal cancer Treatment) to be led by Dr. Johanna Bendell, Director, GI Oncology Research, Sarah Cannon Research Institute QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AEterna Zentaris Inc.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PSS World Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSSI) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously appointed Gary A.

ATLANTA, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- AmeriCare (www.americareinfo.com), the leading home-based caregiving franchiser, announced plans for national expansion to meet the rise in demand due to an aging population and opportunities in new markets.

In the news release, SOMA 250 MG Shown To Significantly Improve Functionality and Reduce Disability in Patients With Low Back Pain in Three Days, issued Feb.

ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Initiate Systems, a market leader in data integrity software for information sharing among healthcare and government organizations.

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.