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2009-07-09 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced that it will report financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2009, on Thursday, July 30, 2009, after the close of the market. The company will host a management presentation at 2 p.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, July 30, 2009, to discuss the results. To access the live webcast, please visit Cepheid's website at www.cepheid.com/investors at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start time...

2009-06-24 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today noted that a new article, Evaluation of Universal Antenatal Screening for Group B Streptococcus, published in the June 2009 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine concluded that rapid, PCR-based testing at the time of admission for delivery may improve the accuracy of Group B streptococcal (GBS) screening over the normal antepartum testing done at 35-37 weeks of gestation. GBS disease is one of the most...

2009-06-10 06:00:00

New Capabilities Will Further Extend GeneXpert System Technology Advantages SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced that it has received a notice of grant award from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to develop new ten-color detection technology for use in its GeneXpert(R) System. The $7.5 million grant will be awarded to Cepheid and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) during the planned...

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2009-06-08 13:25:00

Ohio State University researchers have found a way to measure distances to objects three times farther away in outer space than previously possible, by extending a common measurement technique.They discovered that a rare type of giant star, often overlooked by astronomers, could make an excellent signpost for distances up to 300 million light years -- and beyond.Along the way, they also learned something new about how these stars evolve.Cepheid variables -- giant stars that pulse in...

2009-06-04 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced speaker and program highlights for its symposium, "On-Demand HAI Testing: Good Medicine and Good Business," which the company will host at the 2009 Association for Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) annual conference, taking place in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, June 7th - 10th. Cepheid's GeneXpert(R) Systems and menu of molecular diagnostic tests will be on display in booth #906 on the exhibition...

2009-05-12 11:41:00

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Mountain Quality Resources announced today that Cepheid has chosen Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager for use in their manufacturing facilities. "By bringing together calibration and maintenance management into a single platform, Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager will allow us to maintain the high-quality of our equipment process and procedure control," said Humberto Reyes, Cepheid's Chief Operating Officer. "This will enhance...

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2009-05-07 09:13:00

Whatever dark energy is, explanations for it have less wiggle room following a Hubble Space Telescope observation that has refined the measurement of the universe's present expansion rate to a precision where the error is smaller than five percent. The new value for the expansion rate, known as the Hubble constant, or H0 (after Edwin Hubble who first measured the expansion of the universe nearly a century ago), is 74.2 kilometers per second per megaparsec (error margin of...

2009-04-27 06:00:00

Unique GeneXpert(R) System Capabilities Enable Powerful New TB Diagnostic Tool SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced the release of Xpert(R) MTB/RIF as a CE IVD Mark product under the European Directive on In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices. For the first time, European clinicians will have access to a rapid test that can simultaneously identify Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) and resistance to rifampicin (RIF), a common first-line...

2009-04-09 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended March 31, 2009, on Thursday, April 23, 2009, after the close of the market. The company will host a management presentation at 2 p.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, April 23, 2009, to discuss the results. To access the live webcast, please visit Cepheid's website at www.cepheid.com/investors at least 15 minutes before the scheduled...

2009-01-13 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced preliminary revenue results for its 2008 fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2008. Based on the company's preliminary financial results, total revenue for the fourth quarter of 2008 is expected to be approximately $38 million, with total product revenue of approximately $36 million. Total revenue for the full year ended December 31, 2008 is expected to be approximately $170...


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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Andromeda Galaxy -- The Andromeda Galaxy, also known as M31, or the object 31 on the catalog of Messier, is the other giant spiral galaxy in the Local Group, together with our galaxy, the Milky Way. It is at a distance of approximately 2.36 million light years or 725 kpc, in the direction of the constellation Andromeda, and it will probably merge in the future with our galaxy, to form a giant elliptical. With a mass of about 1.5 times more than the Milky Way, it is the dominant galaxy...

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