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2013-05-03 12:22:41

Also in May, join The Washington Post's Steve Vogel As He Discusses His New 1812 Book, Through the Perilous Fight BALTIMORE, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Maryland Historical Society presents "Woman of Two Worlds:" Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy, an exhibition that brings 1812 Baltimore vividly to life. As a gorgeous 18-year-old, Elizabeth Patterson set the gossipmongers atwitter with her revealing empire dresses at local society...

2013-04-09 20:23:43

MADISON, N.J., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that it has completed the sale of its HemoCue diagnostic products business to Radiometer Medical ApS for a purchase price of approximately $300 million plus customary adjustments for cash balances. HemoCue develops, produces and markets hemoglobin, glucose and other point-of-care testing systems worldwide. In February 2013, Quest...

2013-03-14 08:28:26

MADISON, N.J., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that Robert A. Hagemann, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, plans to leave the company at the end of May 2013. The company is launching a search for a new CFO that will consider both internal and external candidates, and Mr. Hagemann will assist in identifying his successor. Mr. Hagemann will continue in his capacity as...

2013-03-04 12:25:46

MADISON, N.J., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that that it has been recognized in FORTUNE magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list as the No. 1 company in the Health Care industry category of "Pharmacy and Other Services." "We are proud that Quest Diagnostics has rejoined FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies as the leader in our category," said Steve Rusckowski,...

2013-02-26 16:27:52

MADISON, N.J., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per share, payable on April 16, 2013, to shareholders of record of Quest Diagnostics common stock on April 2, 2013. About Quest DiagnosticsQuest Diagnostics is the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services that patients and doctors need to make...

2013-02-25 00:21:50

MADISON, N.J., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its HemoCue diagnostic products business to Radiometer Medical ApS for a purchase price of approximately $300 million plus customary adjustments for cash balances. HemoCue develops, produces and markets hemoglobin, glucose and other point-of-care testing systems worldwide. "The HemoCue...

Better Accuracy For Optical Strontium Clock
2013-01-03 11:30:03

Alpha Galileo Foundation PTB measures the influence of the ambient temperature on strontium atoms for the first time — measurement uncertainty reduced by one order of magnitude An optical clock with neutral strontium atoms is considered one of the top candidates for the definition of a "new" second. The probabilities have increased considerably, since its frequency will now be determined more accurately (probably by an order of magnitude). Scientists of the Physikalisch-Technische...

2012-10-24 04:03:58

Quest Resource Management Group was ranked #34 by Waste & Recycling News Top 100 North American Recycling Companies. Frisco, TX (PRWEB) October 23, 2012 Quest Resource Management Group was ranked #34 by Waste & Recycling News Top 100 North American Recycling Companies, which was published in October 2012. “We are pleased to be included in the prestigious Waste & Recycling News Top 100 companies.” said Brian Dick, Quest´s CEO . This is a testament to...

2012-10-21 04:02:20

E-Cigarette Review Website “The Smoking Section” Expands its Collection of Articles by Including New Reviews for South Beach Smoke, Chase Cigs, and Ozone Smoke Del Mar, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 The Smoking Section, a website dedicated to honest e-cigarette reviews, has announced the addition of new and detailed evaluations of more electronic cigarette brands including South Beach Smoke, Chase Cigs, and Ozone Smoke. Electronic cigarettes are battery operated devices that emit...

2012-10-11 07:28:49

MADISON, N.J., Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, launched a major management restructuring aimed at driving operational excellence and restoring growth. In addition, the company appointed senior leaders to head its new Commercial, Operations and Human Resources functions. The key element of the organization change will be to eliminate existing business structures and replace...