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2012-07-25 23:00:10

Symposium to feature Food Industry leaders´ discussion: “Increasing the Efficiency of Producing, Monitoring and Distributing Foods - How Your Microbiology Testing Program Can Help.” Durham, N.C. (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, will announce the “Microbiology Pathway: From Sample to Decision,” a new efficiency-focused process to expedite the detection of foodborne bacterial contamination at the 2012...

2011-03-01 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroPhage Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NeuroPhage), a privately held biotechnology company developing a protein disaggregation platform for treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, announced today that it has secured $12.4 million in Series B financing, which will be mostly directed to the IND-enabling activities in preparation of a Phase 1 clinical trial for NPT001, NeuroPhage's lead product candidate for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, and...

2010-12-21 11:00:00

DURHAM, N.C., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- bioMerieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, announced the results of a survey demonstrating that most critical care nurses are unaware of a simple diagnostic test that may dramatically improve outcomes for sepsis patients. The survey, conducted at the 2010 American Association of Critical Care Nurses' annual meeting, revealed that while the vast majority of nurses expressed the need for new tools to battle sepsis, 25 percent...

2010-12-13 03:30:00

PARIS, December 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Institut Merieux strengthens its commitment to medicine and global public health via an ambitious innovation policy, the structuring of a food safety/nutrition hub and the creation of a company dedicated to diagnostics in developing countries. One year after reinstating the historic name of Institut Merieux for the family holding devoted to industrial biology, Alain Merieux and the management teams of the companies, bioMerieux, Transgene,...

2010-11-04 12:00:00

MARCY L'ETOILE, France and LAUSANNE, Switzerland, November 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Co-development of Assays and Co-distribution of a Fully Integrated Molecular Platform due for Launch in 2012 - bioMerieux Gains Exclusive Rights in Microbiology - bioMerieux Takes Equity Stake in Biocartis bioMerieux and Biocartis announced today that they have entered into a strategic agreement to co-develop assays on Biocartis' fully integrated molecular diagnostics system,...

2010-05-21 09:10:00

KYOTO, Japan and MARCY L'ETOILE, France, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Shimadzu and bioMerieux announce today that they have entered into a partnership to commercialize a mass spectrometry system for bacterial identification in microbiology laboratories. bioMerieux will work with Shimadzu and their subsidiary, Kratos Analytical, to adapt their linear MALDI-TOF* mass spectrometry technology for optimized integration into the microbiology laboratory workflow. This new solution is planned for...

2010-01-14 08:00:00

MARCY L'ETOILE, France, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A world leader in in vitro diagnostics, bioMerieux announced today the acquisition of the rapid test manufacturer, Meikang Biotech, and its large production site in Shanghai. This important milestone will reinforce bioMerieux's position in the Point of Care and rapid test markets for both emerging and developed countries. The acquisition highlights bioMerieux's continued business expansion in fast-growing emerging markets, giving the company...

2010-01-07 07:00:00

AMSTERDAM and MARCY L'ETOILE, France, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) and bioMerieux (NYSE Euronext: BIM) today announced that they have signed an agreement to jointly develop fully automated handheld diagnostic testing solutions for hospital use that can be deployed at the point-of-care - i.e. close to the patient. The collaboration aims to improve diagnosis and management of disease in critical care settings within hospitals (for example,...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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