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2014-04-01 08:29:26

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LabCentral, an innovative, shared laboratory space designed as a launchpad for life-sciences startups, announced that Pfizer Inc. has become a LabCentral platinum-level sponsor. As part of the sponsorship arrangement, Pfizer can nominate up to two promising life-science startup companies per year during the sponsorship to take up residence at LabCentral's Kendall Square facilities....

2014-03-31 23:28:36

In this 14th edition CompScope™ Medical Benchmarks study, we examine medical costs, prices, and utilization in New Jersey, compared with 15 other states in the CompScope™ Medical benchmarking studies. This WCRI study also examines how these metrics of medical costs and care have changed from 2006 to 2011 (evaluated in 2012). Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Growth in payments per claim for the medical care of injured workers in New Jersey stabilized after years of growth, but...

2014-03-31 23:03:34

For parents who have never interviewed a childcare provider, the responsibility can seem daunting. Cultural Care Au Pair helps parents determine if a nanny or au pair candidate, who looks good on paper, is going to be a good fit for their children, their family and their household. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 For parents who have never interviewed a childcare provider, the responsibility can seem daunting. How does one determine if a nanny or au pair candidate, who looks good on...

2014-03-28 04:21:52

CAMBRIDGE, England, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crescendo Biologics Limited (Crescendo) today announces it has been awarded the prize for Business Innovation at the Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards 2014. During 2013, Crescendo announced the Crescendo Mouse, a breakthrough in antibody fragment technology which allows the efficient generation of high-quality fully human single domain antibody VH fragments from a transgenic mouse. The Company also raised...

2014-03-27 23:22:21

Join WCRI's senior analyst and author, Carol Telles, for an hour-long webinar on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 1 p.m. ET (12 p.m. CT, 11 a.m. MT, and 10 a.m. PT) to discuss Indiana's new hospital fee schedule and workers' compensation medical costs in the state. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 In response to higher and rising medical costs per claim for care of injured workers in Indiana, the legislature passed legislation—House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1320—that created a...

2014-03-27 08:40:40

Drives 20x Growth for its Innovative Business Analytics Product; Relocates to a New, Bigger Office Due to Employee Growth CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InsightSquared, the innovative and award-winning provider of business analytics, today announced record sales growth and a series of milestones. The accomplishments further establish the company's leadership in the business intelligence market. InsightSquared's annual sales grew 20x for its Salesforce analytics product....

2014-03-25 23:23:30

This WCRI study, CompScope™ Medical Benchmarks for Texas 14th Edition, examines medical costs, prices, and utilization in Texas and compares them with 15 other states. It further examines how these metrics of medical costs and care have changed following the Texas reforms. CAMBRIDGE, MA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Payments per claim for the medical care of injured workers in Texas grew nearly 8 percent in 2011, largely the effect of price increases from earlier reforms, according to a...

2014-03-25 16:25:50

OmniGuide Surgical, today announced it has shipped more than 100,000 of its flexible fibers for the treatment of a range of debilitating diseases in areas such as Otolaryngology and Gynecology. CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniGuide Surgical, a leading developer of advanced energy surgical products, today announced it has shipped more than 100,000 of its flexible fibers for the treatment of a range of debilitating diseases in areas such as Otolaryngology and...

2014-03-24 08:35:12

Former Vistaprint executive brings proven ability to drive and manage high-growth enterprises from early stage to significant global scale CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EdX, the nonprofit online learning initiative, today announced the appointment of Wendy Cebula as the company's president and chief operating officer. Ms. Cebula will assume the day-to-day management and oversight of the nonprofit's operations, while current president Anant Agarwal will become edX's...

2014-03-20 16:29:27

NuoDB CEO Barry Morris to participate in The Briefing Room webinar with veteran analyst Robin Bloor CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Analyst Webinar: Is Enterprise Data Ready For The Cloud? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140320/MN86954) NuoDB CEO Barry Morris to participate in The Briefing Room webinar with veteran analyst Robin Bloor Cambridge, Massachusetts - March 20, 2014 - NuoDB, Inc., the leader in distributed cloud database technology,...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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