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2014-05-23 08:23:53

- The first treatment for the underlying cause of Duchenne muscular dystrophy - SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that following its request for re-examination, the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion regarding the company's application for a conditional marketing authorization of Translarna(TM) (ataluren) for the treatment...

2014-05-22 16:20:51

Diesel Technology Forum says UNECE paper corrects misconceptions about diesel WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new paper issued by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) concluded that diesel road vehicles were the cause of only a small percentage of particulate matter - PM 2.5 and PM10 - in Europe and the United States compared to economic sectors like the commercial, institutional and household sectors....

2014-05-22 04:21:28

HORSHOLM, Denmark, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (OMX: VELO) today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending the granting of a marketing authorization for Envarsus® for the prevention of organ rejection in adult transplant patients in the European Union (EU). The positive opinion is for both kidney and liver transplant recipients and includes both the...

2014-05-19 20:21:42

LYNBROOK, N.Y., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX(®) (collagenase clostridium histolyticum or CCH) in the U.S. and XIAPEX(®) in the EU, today announced that new analyses of data evaluating the use of XIAFLEX in adult men with Peyronie's disease were presented by BioSpecifics' partner, Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Auxilium) at the 2014 Annual...

Right To Be Forgotten Requests Already Received By Google
2014-05-16 04:55:57

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Just hours after the European Court of Justice ruled that search engines had to remove links to objectionable personal information that was “irrelevant and outdated” from their search results, sources revealed Thursday that Google had already received the first “right to be forgotten” requests. According to BBC News, one of the requests came from a politician seeking re-election, who asked that an article discussing his...

2014-05-15 16:30:31

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the International Dairy Foods Association, National Milk Producers Federation, and U.S. Dairy Export Council: A bipartisan group of 177 members of the U.S. House of Representatives today urged the Obama administration to use the transatlantic trade talks with the European Union (EU) to address a variety of export barriers hampering the U.S. dairy industry. Among the barriers are the EU's recent...

2014-05-15 12:34:27

LONDON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Antibacterial Drugs: World Market Prospects 2013-2023http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/generic_drugs/antibacterial_drugs_world_market_prospects.html Report DetailsDiscover new trends, opportunities and revenue prospects for bacteria-killing medicinesWhere's the antibiotics market heading? How are those products performing? Visiongain's updated report gives you forecasted revenues...

2014-05-15 08:32:28

PITTSBURGH, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohera Medical, Inc.(®), a leading innovator and developer of absorbable surgical adhesives and sealants, announced today that it has applied for CE Mark approval for Sylys(®) Surgical Sealant, the first synthetic sealant designed specifically to help reduce anastomotic leaks in gastrointestinal procedures. CE Mark approval, expected by the end of 2014 based on this filing, will allow for marketing of the product in the European Union and...

2014-05-15 04:21:21

Flavor Your Life shares a recipe for Pugliese Style Orecchiette prepared with pasta, tomatoes, cacioricotta cheese, Italian olive oil, and basil. BOHEMIA, N.Y., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign that is dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil news, shares a recipe for Pugliese Style Orecchiette, a great dinner pasta dish from the Italian region of Puglia prepared with Italian olive oil. Photo -...

2014-05-15 00:21:43

Study Reveals Training Program, New EU Alert! Smartphone App Increased Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) Response Rate from Industry Average of Two Percent to One Hundred Percent REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Emergency University, a developer of corporate emergency response programs, announced that Emergency University Medical Director Dr. Odelia Braun and FAA Employee Safety and Health Services Manager Tom Holloway, Ph.D. will present the results of their...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.