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2014-10-30 08:35:45

Frost & Sullivan: Enabling speedy and precise information retrieval is a priority for EHR vendors MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Electronic health records uptake in the U.S. has accelerated dramatically as a result of government initiatives and the considerable resources - both capital and time - healthcare providers have invested over the past five years. Electronic health records have become the heart of health IT, and U.S. clinicians use them on a daily basis. Logo -...

2014-10-30 08:35:35

Conference call to be conducted same day at 4:30 pm ET FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Misonix, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSON), an international ultrasonic surgical device company that designs, manufactures and markets innovative therapeutic ultrasonic instruments for spine surgery, neurosurgery and other surgical specialties, announced today that it will report financial results for the first quarter fiscal year 2015 on Thursday, November 6, 2014. The Company has scheduled a...

2014-10-30 08:35:33

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBIX) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation for its Vesicular Monoamine Transporter 2 inhibitor, NBI-98854, in tardive dyskinesia. A breakthrough therapy designation is granted for a drug that is intended to treat a serious or life-threatening disease or condition and preliminary clinical evidence indicates that the drug may...

2014-10-30 08:35:19

SAN DIEGO and TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Aptose Biosciences Inc. (Aptose) (NASDAQ: APTO; TSX:APS), a clinical-stage company developing targeted agents and molecular diagnostics to treat the underlying mechanisms of cancer, today announced it intends to release financial results for the four month interim period ended September 30, 2014, on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 after the close of the market. The company intends to host a conference call on the same day at 5:00 p.m....

2014-10-30 08:35:13

DALLAS, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Blood Glucose Monitoring Device Industry, 2009-2019 and Blood Glucose Device (SMBG) (Test Strips, Lancet, Meter) Market & Forecast - Worldwide research reports in its library. The Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Blood Glucose Monitoring Device Industry, 2009-2019...

2014-10-30 08:35:10

-- Unique Billing Code Allows Separate Payment for Omidria -- SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) announced today that it has received transitional pass-through status for its lead product Omidria((TM)) (phenylephrine and ketorolac injection) 1%/0.3% from the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency that administers the Medicare program. Approved earlier this year by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use...

2014-10-30 08:34:54

Europe's largest partnering conference for the global biotechnology industry PETACH TIKVA, Israel, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSE MKT: CANF) (TASE: CFBI), a biotechnology company advancing a pipeline of proprietary small molecule drugs that address cancer and inflammatory diseases, today announced that the Company's CEO, Dr. Pnina Fishman and its Director of Business Development, Dr. Sari Fishman, will participate in approximately 40 scheduled one-on-one...

2014-10-30 08:34:52

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at the Nomura Biotechnology Conference on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. ET in Boston, MA. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130807/LA60006LOGO A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the "Investors & Media" section of the Company's website, www.isispharm.com....

2014-10-30 08:34:31

EnteroMedics to Host Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results Conference Call on November 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM ET ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnteroMedics Inc. (NASDAQ: ETRM), the developer of medical devices using neuroblocking technology to treat obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, today announced that Brad Hancock will join the Company as Chief Commercial Officer effective November 17, 2014. Mr. Hancock has more than 30 years of...

2014-10-30 08:34:22

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, DripDrop, the first great tasting oral rehydration solution (ORS), announced that it was awarded a two-year contract, effective Sept. 1, from Novation, the leading healthcare services company that serves the more than 100,000 members and affiliates of VHA, Inc., UHC, Children's Hospital Association and Provista. DripDrop also received an Innovative Technology designation based on feedback from member hospitals who attended the...


Latest Health Medical Pharma Reference Libraries

Damara Sheep
2014-09-25 08:50:59

The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...

British Milksheep
2014-09-22 07:50:24

The Bristish milksheep, previously known as the Alderbred, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the Northumberland region of England. Although the exact origin of the breed is unknown, it is known to have been derived from flocks of the Eastrip Prolific, Dorset Horn, and Bluefaced Leicester breeds. Selective breeding was used to enhance productivity using breeds like the East Friesian and Texel, but this breeding did not focus on a uniform appearance. Later, the British...

Belgian Landrace
2014-08-27 09:35:46

The Belgian landrace, also known as the Belgian lop-eared, Belgian improved landrace, or the improved Belgian, is a breed of domestic pig that can be found in northern areas of Belgium. It was developed when English pigs were imported into Belgium, after which time they were improved upon until 1930, when they were bred with German landrace pigs. The resulting breed was crossbred with Dutch landrace pigs in 1945 and later other breeds including those from Germany and Luxemburg. This breed...

British Friesian Cattle
2014-07-12 11:44:10

The British Friesian is a breed of cattle from the United Kingdom. The modern British Friesian dominated the dairy cattle population from the 1950s through the 1980s. Stock as well as semen were exported during this time throughout the world. The original Friesian breed was imported to ports of England and Scotland during the 1800s until it was stopped in 1892 when a threat of foot and mouth disease became a concern. By the end of 1912 there were 1,000 bulls and 6,000 cows registered in...

Blue Gray Cattle
2014-07-12 10:27:38

The Blue Grey is a breed of beef cattle that is popular in Scotland and north of England. It was developed by crossing a white bred shorthorn and Black Galloway cows. The color of the Blue Grey is roan blue. However, roan coloration is not a dominant color gene and the color does not always hold true. Only about half of the calves born to two true blue roan cattle will be blue roan, the rest will be either solid white or solid black. Blue roan is only consistent in the first generation of...

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