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2014-02-18 08:30:25

SENTINEL trial to evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of the Sentinel CPS in TAVR population SANTA ROSA, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Claret Medical, Inc., a developer of innovative solutions for cerebral protection during structural heart interventions, vascular interventions, and cardiac surgery procedures, announced that it has received Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval from the FDA for a multicenter study of the Company's Sentinel Cerebral Protection System...

Astrium Selected To Build Sentinel-5 Precursor Satellite
2011-12-09 04:07:53

Furthering Europe´s capacity to monitor atmospheric pollution, ESA has awarded a contract worth 45.5 million to Astrium UK to act as prime contractor for the Sentinel-5 Precursor satellite system. Scheduled to be launched in 2015, Sentinel-5 Precursor (Sentinel-5P) will be the first satellite dedicated to monitoring atmospheric chemistry for the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) program. Astrium UK is now responsible for the delivery and integration of the...

Image 1 - Getting Ready For Sentinel-2
2011-12-08 04:35:37

The deadline for abstract submissions for the April 2012 symposium on the Sentinel-2 satellite is just around the corner. The first Sentinel-2 Preparatory Symposium will be hosted at ESA´s ESRIN centre for Earth observation in Frascati, Italy, from 23 to 27 April 2012. The symposium is open to anyone interested in Sentinel-2 data or involved in the development of the mission, including ESA Principal Investigators, co-investigators, Sentinel-2 users, scientists, students and...

2009-10-06 07:45:00

- Proprietary platform technology identifies blood based biomarkers for wide range of diseases and clinical conditions - TORONTO, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GeneNews Limited (TSX: GEN), a company focused on developing blood-based biomarker tests for the early detection of diseases and personalized health management, today announced that it has been granted a U.S. patent for its core platform technology, the Sentinel Principle(R). U.S. Patent # 7,598,031, entitled "Method for...

2009-03-24 08:30:00

TORONTO, March 24 /PRNewswire/ - Sentinelle Medical Inc., a leading manufacturer of breast MRI coils and software has been honoured with Frost & Sullivan's 2009 North American Excellence in Technology Award (within the MRI Scanners Market). Sentinelle receives this Award in recognition of the tremendous success of its Vanguard 1.5T breast imaging coils product line in 2008, highlighted by a number of exclusive distribution agreements secured with leading MRI manufacturers. Frost &...

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2009-03-02 16:24:37

John Travolta and Kelly Preston have penned a letter thanking town employees in Lady Lake, Fla., for supporting them after their son Jett died in January. The Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel said town employees sent the film star couple a message of condolence following 16-year-old Jett's death of a seizure in the Bahamas. Travolta and his wife, who own a home in Ocala, had previously been supportive of Lady Lake, donating $15,000 to tornado victims in 2007 and helping to raise another $15,000. The...

2008-10-05 00:00:24

Having just read about the problems with Sodexo's hospital food catering in The Sentinel, I must raise several concerns. While the letter from MP Joan Walley to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire about the awarding of a contract to a foreign company to supply food to patients at the hospital is laudable, it misses the main points. No real consideration was given to in-house catering. While I agree the decision was a fait accompli, the MP should have been in the loop by...

2008-10-05 00:00:16

The actress Patricia Roc was recognised as one of the great beauties of the post-war era. Thrice married, she had talent to match her looks. Noel Coward described her as "a phenomenon - an unspoiled movie star who can act". She said of herself: "I was the bouncy, sexy girl next door that mothers would like their sons to marry and the sons wouldn't have minded either." It's little wonder then that when the star nicknamed "The Goddess of the Odeons" visited the Potteries, the Potteries...

2008-08-31 00:00:00

Kerryanne Clancy Looks back 15 years in The Sentinel's files and revisits a landmark hospital which was the birthplace of thousands of Staffordshire children MANY a bouncing baby began life at Groundslow in Tittensor. Once a 117-bed maternity hospital, the Winghouse Lane site shut its doors in 1983 following the opening of the new district general hospital in Stafford. A Sentinel headline in August that year declared that the complex had been sold for an undisclosed sum. And brushing the...

2008-08-31 00:00:36

By dave blackhurst Two MPs are calling for action following complaints about food at a hospital since its catering contract was privatised. Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly has asked University Hospital of North Staffordshire chief executive Julia Bridgewater if the deal with catering giant Sodexo can be torn up after complaints. And Stoke-on-Trent North MP Joan Walley is disappointed the hospital ignored her concerns and signed the contract which involves food being cooked 140 miles away...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.