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  • Posted at 4:55 AM
    EAST AURORA, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/16 -- Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) today announced second quarter earnings per share of $0.85, up 6% from last year on slightly lower sales of $611 million. Cash flow from operating activities was strong, at $79 million, while net earnings of $31 million were down marginally from a year ago. Total Aircraft Controls sales in the quarter were slightly higher at $276 million. Commercial OEM sales were 3% higher, at $114 million. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:48 AM
    OTTAWA, ON -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/16 -- Financial services professionals attending next week's FS-ISAC Summit will learn how one national bank employs User Behavior Analytics (UBA) to protect its most sensitive data in a case study presentation given by UBA leader and event sponsor, Interset. Paul Reid, Interset's Senior Director Enablement and Engagement, will present "The Financial Services Cyberattack Crisis: Why Operationalizing UBA Is the Key to Data Protection" on Tues., May 3 at 4:15 p.m. at the FS-ISAC ... read more
  • Posted at 4:41 AM
    As part of a ground-breaking effort to make genomic decision support part of routine patient care, NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) of Evanston, Illinois is implementing ActX Genomic Decision Support within Epic. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160429/361537LOGO Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160429/361537LOGO The Center for Personalized Medicine's initial focus at NorthShore will be on pharmacogenomics, and will use the ActX Service to enable real-time checking of each prescription against the patient's genetics. Within their normal Epic order workflow, prescribers will receive alerts about potential adverse ... read more
  • Posted at 4:39 AM
    The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending the granting of a marketing authorization for ZINBRYTA™ (daclizumab) intended for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (RMS), Biogen ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    AURORA, ON -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/16 -- Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP) ("Helix" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced it has closed a private placement financing for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately CAD4.7 million. The terms of the placement are for the purchase of units at $1.50 per unit. Each unit is comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each common ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) - As with many other industries, there is a prevailing belief that the 21st Century will be the Asian Century when it comes to drug development and the pharmaceutical industry. Already, markets such as China are predicted to overtake the US to become the largest pharmaceutical market in the world during the first half of this century. As the globalization of clinical research gathers ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Ignyta, Inc. (Nasdaq: RXDX) ("Ignyta"), a precision oncology biotechnology company, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 8.0 million shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $6.25 per share. The gross proceeds from this offering are expected to ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON) (“ON Semiconductor”) announced that it has extended its previously announced tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (Nasdaq: FCS) (“Fairchild”) for $20.00 per share in cash (the “Offer”) pending the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    H.I.G. Capital ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with $19 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has acquired AVI-SPL, Inc. (“AVI-SPL” or the “Company”). AVI-SPL is the market leading end-to-end ... read more
  • Posted at 11:35 AM
    Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., a development stage company focused on aesthetics and medical dermatology, today announced that it completed a $34 million Series A financing led by ARCH Venture Partners. Additional investors included Altitude Life Science Ventures, Partner Fund Management, and Venvest Capital, as well as direct ... read more
  • Posted at 2:55 PM
    Keeping an eye on small children bent on exploring examining rooms loaded with tantalizing no-nos is a challenge for parents who need to focus on their own health issues during medical appointments. Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, saw an opportunity to improve service members' and their families' experience by sponsoring the Armed Services YMCA's Teddy's Child Watch program. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20160428/361451 Teddy's Child Watch provides child-friendly hospital waiting rooms at Blanchfield Community Hospital at Ft. Campbell, Ky., and at the ... read more
  • Posted at 2:06 PM
    NASA will commemorate the many contributions of retired mathematician Katherine Johnson to America's space program during a building dedication ceremony at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, May 5 -- the 55th anniversary of Alan Shepard's historic rocket launch and splash down, which Johnson helped make possible. The ceremony will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO At the agency's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, the new Katherine G. Johnson Computational Research Facility will formally be dedicated to the venerated ... read more
  • Posted at 1:44 PM
    Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received two orders totaling $29 million to provide its Falcon® family of tactical radios to a customer in Europe as part of an ongoing standardization program designed to ensure interoperability during coalition operations. The orders were received during the third quarter of ... read more
  • Posted at 3:18 PM
    The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ today announced that Chen Zhang, CTO of JD.com (Nasdaq:JD), and Eric Wang, president of JD.com’s JD Smart division, will deliver a keynote address at the upcoming CES AsiaTM 2016, Asia’s premier technology event. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Demand Media, Inc.® (NYSE:DMD), a diversified Internet company comprised of several media and marketplace properties, today announced that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Sean Moriarty and Chief Financial Officer, Rachel Glaser are scheduled to present at the Jefferies 2016 Global ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSI) (MACOM), a leading supplier of high-performance analog RF, microwave, millimeterwave and photonic semiconductor products, today announced that management will present at the Jefferies 2016 Technology Conference to be held at the Mandarin Oriental Brickell in Miami, FL. John Croteau, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:05 AM
    MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC) a provider of innovative network solutions for service providers and data center operators will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. ET on Thursday May 5, 2016 to discuss its first quarter 2016 earnings results. Management will discuss financial results and company vision ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 AM
    Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: TYPE), a leading provider of typefaces, technology and expertise for creative applications and consumer devices, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016. First quarter 2016 highlights ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Olympic Steel Inc. (Nasdaq: ZEUS), a leading national metals service center, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016. First-quarter 2016 net sales were $258.3 million, compared with $345.9 million in 2015’s first quarter, due ... read more