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2014-06-12 12:27:01

Health Briefs features new technologies by GENEWIZ, Inc. that support personalized medicine. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The producers of Health Briefs with Terry Bradshaw are pleased to announce that GENEWIZ, Inc. will be featured in an upcoming segment on "Improving Treatment Outcomes through Innovative Technology" as part of the show's Future of Healthcare series. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140611/117231 Moving away from the...

2013-05-02 23:17:09

Aridhia and Pivotal collaborating on revolutionary solutions for chronic disease management Edinburgh, Scotland (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Health and biomedical informatics company Aridhia today announced a strategic partnership with Pivotal, the company setting the new standard for Enterprise PaaS, to create a new technology platform capable of revolutionising the management of chronic health conditions such as cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Developing on the Pivotal One platform,...

2011-06-02 15:00:00

EXTON, Pa., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM) today announced that Charles Rowland, vice president and chief financial officer of ViroPharma, will present at the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference at 2:00 P.M. ET on Wednesday, June 8, 2011. The conference is being held in New York City. ViroPharma's presentations will be webcast live for investors through www.viropharma.com and available for a period of 14 days following the conferences. About...

2011-05-05 09:17:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia and ATHENS, Greece, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Biovista Inc. announced today that it's EU affiliate has been awarded a prestigious grant worth $0.5 million, for research and development in the area of personalized medicine. The "p-medicine" project is a four-year, 13.3 million Euro co-funded effort under the European Community's 7th Framework Programme that aims to develop new tools, infrastructure and VPH (Virtual Physiological Human) models in order to help...

2010-03-19 07:45:00

EXTON, Pa., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM) today announced the launch of 'Ryze Above' (www.ryzeabove.com), an exclusive patient resources program within the company's patient support program, CINRYZESolutions®. The Ryze Above program was created for HAE patients prescribed Cinryze, the first and only drug specifically approved to help prevent swelling and/or painful attacks in teenagers and adults with HAE. 'Ryze Above' is...

2010-01-08 14:06:23

Surgeons can now use 3D, accurate images of the liver to rehearse keyhole tumor removal before real surgery "“ reducing the risk to the patient and enabling them to take expert advice. Odysseus has developed systems to construct 3D images of individual patients' livers, with their tumors or other pathologies, from MRI or CT-scans. The reconstructions can be transmitted to external experts in any location, for consultation in real time just before surgery. Collaborative decisions can be...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'