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2013-06-19 08:29:13

BD LSRFortessa(TM) X-20 Cell Analyzer to Support Up to Five Lasers and 20 Parameters Simultaneously SAN JOSE, Calif., June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD Biosciences, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the launch of the BD LSRFortessa(TM) X-20 Cell Analyzer, the latest in its line of high-performance research flow cytometers. The BD LSRFortessa X-20 Cell Analyzer delivers high-performance multicolor...

2013-06-18 08:31:24

Combination of BD's proprietary technologies represents critical step toward artificial pancreas FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. and NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JDRF and BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX) are accelerating the development of new products that combine BD's proprietary insulin infusion and glucose sensing technologies through a new collaboration announced today. This new, three-year commitment is an extension of existing JDRF-BD collaborations focused on...

Bullfrogs Spreading Deadly Fungus Also Die From It
2013-06-18 07:29:03

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There is currently a global decline in amphibian populations. It is believed that a major cause for this decline is a fungus thought to be spread by bullfrogs. A two-year study from Oregon State and the University of Pittsburgh reveals bullfrogs are not only tolerant carriers that spread the disease, as previously thought. The bullfrogs are also dying from the pathogen. The research team raised bullfrogs from eggs in controlled...

2013-06-06 16:27:40

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it will present at the Goldman Sachs 34(th) Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at 5:40 pm (ET). A live webcast of BD's presentation can be accessed from the BD corporate website at www.bd.com/investors and will be available for replay through Wednesday, June 19, 2013. About BDBD is a leading...

2013-06-04 08:29:19

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. and OLATHE, Kan., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX), a leading global medical technology company, and Heart to Heart International, a nonprofit humanitarian medical aid organization, are collaborating on their third joint volunteer initiative to strengthen healthcare in Haiti. A team of 14 BD employees from around the world will build upon the progress made by their colleagues in 2012. This year the volunteers will visit Haiti for...

2013-06-03 08:28:19

BD Neopak(TM) Prefillable Syringe System Commercially Launched Worldwide FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD Medical, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today the launch of BD Neopak(TM), a new glass prefillable syringe system specifically engineered for the administration of biopharmaceutical injectable drugs. This new product is designed to address industry challenges in developing,...

2013-05-24 16:22:59

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it will present at the Deutsche Bank 38(th) Annual Health Care Conference on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at 10:40 a.m. (ET). A live webcast of BD's presentation can be accessed from the BD corporate website at www.bd.com/investors and will be available for replay through Thursday, June 6, 2013. About BD BD is a leading global...

2013-05-22 08:28:05

A Shared Value Approach FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today the publication of its 2012 Sustainability Report. This is BD's fifth Sustainability Report and it continues to focus on the Company's shared value approach to sustainability. "We believe the principles of shared value -- creating value for shareholders by strengthening communities and addressing...

2013-05-21 12:28:15

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX) has declared a quarterly dividend of 49.5 cents per common share, payable on June 28, 2013 to holders of record on June 7, 2013. The indicated annual dividend rate is $1.98 per share. About BDBD is a leading global medical technology company that develops, manufactures and sells medical devices, instrument systems and reagents. The Company is dedicated...

2013-05-02 08:35:17

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today reported quarterly revenues of $2.0 billion for the second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2013, representing an increase of 3.7 percent from the prior-year period, or 4.1 percent on a foreign currency-neutral basis. "We continued to deliver solid performance in the second quarter. Our results for the first half of the year give us the...