Health News Archive - June 08, 2010

SAN FRANCISCO, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The French-American Foundation for Medical Research and Education (FFMRE) and Dr. David Blende of San Francisco have collaborated to award a $5,000 scholarship to Ms. Desy Wilson, a graduating dental student at University of the Pacific's Arthur A.

TOKYO, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503) announced today the completion of its tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock in OSI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSIP).

MUMBAI, India, June 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding another feat to the history of cardiothoracic surgery at Fortis Hospitals Bangalore, the team of experts led by noted Dr.

The Day of Service Focus Was to Foster a Positive Self-Image in Disadvantaged Kids MIAMI, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every year AXA people nationwide participate in an AXA Day of Service volunteer project.

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Clarient, Inc. (Nasdaq: CLRT), a premier technology and services resource for pathologists, oncologists and the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that the United Kingdom Patent Office has granted a U.K.

BOSTON, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perceptive Informatics, a leading eClinical solutions provider and a subsidiary of PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL), today announced the results of a survey conducted during its recent webinar entitled "Convergence of Technologies to Simplify Workflow." Perceptive polled biopharmaceutical industry professionals across a broad range of clinical and IT functions about their approaches to the integration of key eClinical systems, such as Electronic Data Capture (EDC), Clinical Trial Management Systems (CTMS), and Randomization and Trial Supply Management (RTSM) technologies.

WAVERLY, Tenn., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- While there are dozens of different brands of e cigarettes lurking out there, WorldOfECigarettes.com is trying their best to separate the gold from the pyrite.


The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation pledged over 1 billion dollars Monday to support aid in developing countries for family planning, maternal and child health care, and nutrition programs.

MADISON, Wis., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- LifelineUSA, a leading manufacturer of professional-grade functional fitness accessories, introduces the Pullup Revolution(TM) - a groundbreaking home fitness product that taps into the skyrocketing popularity of bodyweight exercises.

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Microban International, the global leader in built-in antimicrobial product protection, announced today a new initiative designed to help medical device manufacturers get to market quicker with antimicrobial solutions for 510(k) registered medical devices used in hospitals and other healthcare facilities.

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