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2011-01-27 08:25:00

The Food and Drug Administration has announced plans to investigate a possible link between breast implants and a rare form of cancer known as anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), various media outlets reported on Wednesday. According to AP Health Writer Matthew Perrone, ALCL "attacks lymph nodes and the skin and has been reported in the scar tissue which grows around an implant." Perrone reports that the FDA is aware of just 60 cases of the ailment globally, but according to Lisa Richwine...

2009-09-10 08:37:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Botulinum Toxin Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0119494/World-Botulinum-Toxin-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Botulinum Toxin in Millions of US$. The Study Analyzes the Market for 'Botulinum Toxin' by the Following Segments: Cosmetic, and Therapeutic (Movement Disorders/Pain, Headache, Hyperhidrosis, Overactive Bladder, &...

2009-01-23 16:06:00

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Mentor Corporation (NYSE: MNT), a leading supplier of medical products for the global aesthetic market. Mentor is expected to operate as a stand-alone business unit reporting through ETHICON, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company and a leading provider of suture, mesh and other products for a wide range of surgical procedures....

2009-01-23 08:15:00

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced the expiration of the subsequent offering period of the cash tender offer through its wholly owned subsidiary, Maple Merger Sub, Inc., for all outstanding shares of common stock of Mentor Corporation (NYSE: MNT). The subsequent offering period expired, as scheduled, at 12:00 midnight (Eastern Time) on Jan. 22, 2009, and was not extended. The depositary for the tender offer has advised...

2009-01-17 08:55:00

- Johnson & Johnson Will Commence Subsequent Offering Period NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that the initial tender offer, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Maple Merger Sub, Inc., for all outstanding shares of common stock of Mentor Corporation (NYSE: MNT) expired at 5:00 PM (Eastern time) on Jan. 16, 2009, and was not extended. The depositary for the tender offer has advised Johnson & Johnson that, as of...

2009-01-15 13:00:00

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that all applicable foreign antitrust and similar regulatory clearances required for its cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Mentor Corporation (NYSE: MNT) were obtained, or the relevant waiting periods for clearance have expired. Johnson & Johnson, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Maple Merger Sub, Inc., initiated the tender offer on Dec. 1,...

2008-12-10 15:09:00

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Misonix, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSON), a developer of minimally invasive ultrasonic medical device technology, which in Europe is used for the ablation of tumors and worldwide for other acute health conditions, today announced it has extended its distribution agreement for the Lysonix(R) 3000 Ultrasound Assisted Liposuction System with Santa Barbara, CA, based Mentor Corporation for an additional year. Under the terms of the agreement extension,...

2008-12-01 07:00:00

Mentor's Aesthetic and Reconstructive Medical Products Complement Ethicon's Industry-Leading Surgery Portfolio NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. and SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and Mentor Corporation (NYSE: MNT), a leading supplier of medical products for the global aesthetic market, today announced a definitive agreement whereby Mentor will be acquired for approximately $1.07 billion in a cash tender offer. Mentor is expected to operate as...

2008-10-06 15:00:40

NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Manhattan-based plastic surgeon, Dr. Jennifer Walden, is answering the beckoning call of mid-work-week blues, hosting the ultimate "Girl's Night Out" on Wed., Oct. 8th, 6:30-8:30pm at midtown's W Hotel (49th St./Lexington Ave.). The evening highlights an educational seminar given by Dr. Jennifer Walden, respected NYC plastic surgeon, award-winning medical studies author, and regular guest on Fox News Channel, on Natrelle's newest line of breast implants and...

2008-08-05 12:00:14

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Chemicals industry industry is available in its catalogue. World Silicones Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p091915/World-Silicones-Market.html Demand to rise more than 4% annually through 2012 US silicone demand is forecast to grow 4.2 percent per annum through 2012 to $3.9 billion, approximating the gains of the 2002-2007 period. In volume terms, demand is projected to rise 2.7 percent per annum, reaching...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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