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2011-03-07 07:43:00

LONDON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bupa has announced the launch of the first part of its new health section online at bupa-intl.com, featuring more interactive content and 50 medical factsheets for an international audience. The new factsheets have been organised into theme pages that address some of Bupa users' key concerns regarding issues such as travel and healthy living choices. The factsheets and health themes have been prioritised by Bupa International's managing director, Dr....

2009-03-11 09:00:00

LONDON, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- BancTec Ltd., a global provider of advanced, high-volume, document and payment processing services and solutions, has signed a three-year agreement with Allied Irish Banks (AIB) to image-enable AIB's cheque clearing system with an online archive and retrieval solution. The automated solution replaces AIB's legacy microfilm system. "BancTec has developed a robust archive and retrieval solution that will significantly increase the efficiency of our clearing...

2008-11-07 09:00:25

Hibernian Group, a multi-line insurer in Ireland and owned by Aviva, has appointed Jim Dowdall as managing director of Hibernian Health, subject to the necessary regulatory approvals. Mr Dowdall is currently operations director with Hibernian Health, a role he has held since the company was founded as Vivas Health in 2004. Prior to joining Vivas Health, Mr Dowdall held senior management positions in Marrakech, an e-commerce company and was European director of operations for Amdahl...

2008-07-02 06:01:01

Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM), a leading provider of genetic analysis solutions, today announced the launch of the iSEQ(TM) application software, a MassARRAY(R) comparative sequence analysis application for automated, high-throughput identification and typing of microbes and viruses, as well as human disease-related molecular markers. This product is directed toward the infectious disease market - an area of increasing concern in today's global public health environment. The iSEQ...

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