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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

  • Posted at 5:25 PM
    SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwired) -- 10/22/14 -- Lyme disease is one of the most misdiagnosed, misunderstood and improperly treated infections in the US. A recent Envita review explains the story of young woman named Anne Golladay, who contracted Lyme disease (among other infections) while on a trip in 2007. At only 19 years of age she was experiencing a whole host of mysterious symptoms: rash, burning sensations, extreme stomach pain, loss of feeling in limbs, generalized swelling, fatigue, memory ... read more
  • Posted at 5:05 PM
    Joining with local businesses in support of the annual Fall Fest community event for the entire U.S. Army Fort Campbell community, University of Phoenix launched its 2014-15 support of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs at military installations throughout the country. Hundreds of University ... read more
  • Posted at 5:01 PM
    DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), today announced it has finalized its comprehensive settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice and certain other federal agencies regarding allegations of improperly structured joint ventures with certain physician partners. As announced in February of this year, DaVita Kidney Care will be subject to a Corporate Integrity Agreement and an independent monitor to oversee certain future joint ventures. The agreement also includes a repayment to the government and a ... read more
  • 4 Steps to Choosing the Right Hernia Specialist --- LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2014
    Posted at 4:15 PM
    A recent study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that nearly 80% of US adults don't get the recommended amount of exercise each week. This is an issue that can put Americans at risk for a number of health issues - including hernia. Hernias are caused by a combination of muscle weakness and strain, and those who are overweight or unaccustomed to regular physical activity are at a significantly increased risk of suffering from the ailment. While ... read more
  • Column5 Consulting LLC Launches New Benchmarking Service --- SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 22, 2014
    Posted at 3:59 PM
    Column5 Consulting is pleased to announce its new benchmarking service for SAP's Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) customers! The company has created a customized way for businesses to effectively track and measure how they compare to other organizations in their use of Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), providing them with key insights into how EPM delivers value through maximizing investments in people, process, and technology. Leveraging the comparative data, Column5 seeks to clearly illustrate the quality of an organization's deployment of ... read more
  • Hodge co-authors article on Ebola for JAMA --- TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 22, 2014
    Posted at 3:54 PM
    With the first Ebola patients diagnosed in the U.S., questions have been raised as to the preparedness of the country's response. In a viewpoint article published online by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), James G. Hodge Jr., professor of Public Health Law and Ethics at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, and two colleagues examine whether, post Dallas, the U.S. health care system is prepared to handle a public health crisis like ... read more
  • Posted at 3:50 PM
    Digital Social Retail, a division of Holosfind (a digital marketing agency), launches the first digital convergence platform for the retail industry, integrating innovative technology and centralized management, for real-time streaming of audio and video content and personalized geolocation messaging. After 18 months of development and the signing of a joint venture for the acquisition of technology with the Israeli company Media TV, Holosfind introduces in New York its new strategy featuring its Social Retail ® convergence platform to the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:46 PM
    Orbital Sciences Corp. will launch its next mission to resupply the International Space Station Monday, Oct. 27, and NASA Television will broadcast live coverage of the event, including pre- and post-launch briefings and arrival at the station. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Orbital's Cygnus cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch at 6:45 p.m. EDT from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's Launch Pad 0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. Launch coverage begins at 5:45 p.m. A prelaunch status briefing will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. ... read more
  • Posted at 3:18 PM
    Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYTX) has received notification from the FDA that Cytori has provided additional information sufficient to support continuation of enrollment in its ATHENA cardiovascular trials. The FDA has agreed that the submitted data and protocol amendments support the fact that there are no ... read more
  • Posted at 3:15 PM
    G4S Secure Solutions (USA), America's leading security company, today announced it has been honored with a 2014 ATD BEST Award for excellence in employee learning and development. G4S was the only security company honored by the Association for Talent Development (ATD) for implementing innovative employee training and communication programs. As a BEST Award winner, G4S was recognized because it offers employees an array of learning and development programs and resources that are flexible, customizable, technology-driven and responsive. G4S is one ... read more
  • MSA Announces Third Quarter Results --- PITTSBURGH, Oct. 22, 2014
    Posted at 2:55 PM
    Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today reported results for the third quarter of 2014. Quarterly Highlights -- Revenue was $275 million, up 4 percent from the third quarter of 2013. Income from continuing operations was $19 million or $0.50 per basic share. Excluding after tax restructuring and foreign exchange losses, adjusted ... read more
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    CANDA NK-2, LLC, a subsidiary of CANDA Pharma, LLC, announced today that the company has moved to dismiss a patent infringement lawsuit, based on lack of personal jurisdictions over the defendants. The claim was originally filed on Oct. 8, 2014 by Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. The motion to dismiss was filed in partnership with Nang Kuang Pharmaceutical Co., LTD., by Farney Daniels, PC, counsel for the defendants. The ... read more
  • Posted at 2:41 PM
    United Kingdom Wound Care Management Procedures Outlook to 2020 SummaryGlobalData's new report, "United Kingdom Wound Care Management Procedures Outlook to 2020", provides key procedures data on the United Kingdom Wound Care Management Procedures. The report provides procedure volumes within market categories - Tissue Engineered - Skin Substitute Procedures (Synthetic Skin Substitute Procedures, Biosynthetic Skin Substitute Procedures and Biologic Skin Substitute Procedures ((Allograft Cellular and Acellular Procedures) and Xenograft Acellular Procedures), Wound Debridement Procedures and Ostomy Procedures. The data in the report is ... read more
  • Posted at 2:40 PM
    Quadlogic Controls Corp. (OTC Markets:QDLC), an industry leader in the manufacturing and reading and billing of sub-meter systems, announced today it is offering additional energy services that will benefit property owners and building managers in New York City and the tri-state region. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:38 PM
    India Wound Care Management Procedures Outlook to 2020 SummaryGlobalData's new report, "India Wound Care Management Procedures Outlook to 2020", provides key procedures data on the India Wound Care Management Procedures. The report provides procedure volumes within market categories - Tissue Engineered - Skin Substitute Procedures (Synthetic Skin Substitute Procedures, Biosynthetic Skin Substitute Procedures and Biologic Skin Substitute Procedures ((Allograft Cellular and Acellular Procedures) and Xenograft Acellular Procedures), Wound Debridement Procedures and Ostomy Procedures. The data in the report is derived from dynamic ... read more
  • Posted at 2:36 PM
    ImmerVision, the inventor of the 360° panomorph lens and worldwide expert in immersive optical technology, announced today that CNB camera model MPC1070PN, the newest 5 megapixel (MP) 360° panomorph IP camera, has been certified ImmerVision Enables®, the leading 360° video standard. The CNB mini dome camera ... read more
  • Posted at 2:32 PM
    Bedrock Technology Partners today announced the appointment of Dr. Ravi Poddar to the role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In his role, Dr. Poddar will lead Bedrock Technology Partners engineering team, including technology strategy and development as the company continues its aggressive growth. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:29 PM
    United States Digital Wound Measurement Devices Market Outlook to 2020 Summary GlobalData's new report, "United States Digital Wound Measurement Devices Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the United States Digital Wound Measurement Devices market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars). The report also provides company shares and distribution shares data for each of these market categories, and global corporate-level profiles of the key market participants, pipeline products, and ... read more
  • Posted at 2:26 PM
    Seed coating is the process of applying crop protection chemicals and/or color, which can be applied directly on to seeds or pellets, offering both aesthetic and environmental benefits. Leading companies in the seed coating materials market are continuously seeking new technologies for manufacturing coated seeds with high efficiency. The seed coating materials market is projected to reach $1,426.78 million by 2019. This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the seed coating materials market. It categorizes the seed coating materials market ... read more