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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

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    BD Diagnostics, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced its launch of the BD BACTEC(TM) FX40 Blood Culture System with connectivity to the BD EpiCenter(TM) Microbiology Data Management System. This communication enables access to advanced reporting capabilities, connectivity to the hospital's Laboratory Information System (LIS) and access to the unique BD Blood Volume Monitoring Software. Introduced in August 2013, the BD BACTEC FX40 Blood Culture System offers low-volume clinical ... read more
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    Raj N. Sureja, MD, of Orthopaedic & Spine Center in Newport News, Virginia, recently became the first doctor in Virginia, and one of the first doctors in the U.S., to use the new Stryker TroFlex Curved Needle to treat a vertebral compression fracture (VCF) patient during a Balloon Kyphoplasty procedure. The minimally-invasive needle allows the physician to inject bone cement into the fractured vertebral body. The operation took place at OSC. Balloon Kyphoplasty is used to treat painful compression fractures in ... read more
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    Twenty-eight outstanding area students have been named 2014 Virginia's Future Leaders Scholarship winners by the Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association (VCTA), the Donald A. Perry Foundation and Cox Communications Virginia. Hampton Roads -- Kelly Baumgarten, Old Dominion University -- Alan Booth, undecided -- Jessica Carolino, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University -- Emily Craven, Christopher Newport University -- Yihnew Eshetu, University of ... read more
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    Good2Go®, specialists in offering minimum coverage auto insurance, announced that their Cell Phone Safety Discount is now available in Connecticut. Customers will receive 5% off bodily injury, property damage, and collision coverage per vehicle when they install a device that blocks distracting cell phone functions such as text messaging, email, and Internet browsing. Full details are available at www.good2go.com/cell-phone-safety-discount.html. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81382 Drivers can receive this discount by simply installing a qualifying text blocking device in their vehicle and providing a copy of the ... read more
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    Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, data center solutions and cloud enablement services, today announced the availability of Integra's communication and networking solutions at eight of its data centers. Integra has seen significant growth in its data center business over the past year, fueled in part by connecting its fiber networks and services to some of Telx's most strategically located facilities in the western U.S. and New York City. As a provider of networking, communications and technology solutions to businesses ... read more
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    The reputation experts at Reputation Maxx have many clients that have come to this Scottsdale reputation management firm because they are losing hundreds, thousands and even millions of dollars due to the way that they look online. Especially in the travel, restaurant and other service-based industries, having a negative web presence can make or completely break a company. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140610/116836 In the past several years, reviews websites such as TripAdvisor, Yelp, Angie's List and many more have emerged and ... read more
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    IC Places, Inc. (OTC Pink:PNCH), IC Places is pleased to announce, after a great deal preparation, it will shoot the premier episode of UnCommon Denominator on June 13th 2014 from its sound stage at Empire Media Center in Glendale CA. The show, hosted by Steven Samblis, takes a modern day business man, guided by a mastermind group of business moguls, who set out each week armed only with an introduction to meet, and discover within the highest achievers on ... read more
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    The Online Trust Alliance (OTA), the non-profit with the mission to enhance online trust and user empowerment while promoting innovation, announced today the results of its 2014 Online Trust Audit. Out of nearly 800 top consumer websites evaluated, 30.2 percent made the Honor Roll, distinguishing themselves by safeguarding data via best practices in three categories: domain/brand protection, privacy and security. Conversely, a disappointing 69.8 percent didn't qualify for the Honor Roll with 52.7 percent failing in at least one of ... read more
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    ClothingFashionWholesale.com, wholesale clothing USA company, is now offering free shipping on orders that total $300.00 or more. Updating a wardrobe with the top trending fashionable styles can be easy and budget-friendly when shopping at wholesale and outlet stores, especially when customers can make these purchases online. Visit http://www.clothingfashionwholesale.com to see their selection. Often, when consumers think of wholesale clothing, they may think of outdated styles or end-of-season clearance specials. Additionally, many wholesale plus size and regular apparel outlets have limited size ... read more
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    As U.S. healthcare organizations face increasing pressure to lower costs and manage risk, many are challenged with the ability to accurately track and capture charges, especially with continually changing charge rules and regulations. To help hospitals and health systems develop best practices for accurate charging, Craneware, Inc., the healthcare market leader in automated revenue integrity solutions, today announced its selection to present alongside its client, Centura Health, a 15-hospital system based in Colorado and western Kansas, at the Healthcare Financial ... read more
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    The MedMen, the first and largest full-service consulting and management group focused on the Marijuana Industry, was among the 18 to obtain a Special Use Permit to open a Medical Marijuana Dispensary in unincorporated Clark County, Nevada. The process of obtaining permits in Clark County has been the most competitive in the nation's history, with 90 applicants competing for only 18 spots. After County Commissioners oversaw three intense days of public hearings where all applicants were allowed to present ... read more
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    Lecorpio (www.lecorpio.com), the leader in cloud-based Intellectual Property (IP) management and analytics, today announced that independent legal market analyst firm Hyperion Research has included Lecorpio among a select group of Advanced IPM Solutions. The inclusion of Lecorpio in Hyperion's MarketView Report: IPM Systems for Corporations is further validation of Lecorpio's ability to meet the needs of the world's most innovative and demanding IP organizations. Hyperion's 2014 annual report provides corporate IP departments a comprehensive review and assessment of the IPM software ... read more
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    Today, StreetEasy®, the leading real estate marketplace in New York City, launched the new StreetEasy iPhone® app, a completely rebuilt mobile search and shopping experience for New York home buyers and renters. Now, StreetEasy's unparalleled database of for-sale and rental listings, plus data on all homes and apartments is instantly accessible to any iPhone, iPad® and iPod touch® owner. Home buyers, renters and real estate professionals can effortlessly explore what's on the market in a specific neighborhood or building based ... read more
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    Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has received funding to produce pre-production units of the APR-39D(V)2 radar warning receiver (RWR)/electronic warfare management system (EWMS). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Under terms of the joint services contract with the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy, Northrop Grumman will produce 18 APR-39D(V)2 units. Delivery is anticipated in late 2014 to begin hardware-software and platform integration testing in 2015. The Northrop Grumman APR-39D(V)2 RWR/ EWMS is designed to maximize survivability by improving aircrew situational awareness via interactive management of all ... read more
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    Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INO) wishes to clarify that a third party article published on June 10, 2014, was misrepresentative of facts and can only be taken as malicious. The referenced article does not reflect the progress, status, and potential of Inovio's active immune therapy technology and products and is rife with false and misleading conjecture. As previously communicated on multiple earnings calls and in other public forums, Inovio has indicated that it expects to report mid-year the top-line results ... read more
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    Competitive Technologies, Inc., (OTCQX: CTTC) (CTI) the pain mitigation company, today announced that the Emmy(® )award winning TV program "The Doctors" recently featured a medical case involving a young patient living with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) - a long-term chronic disease characterized by severe chronic pain, swelling, and changes in the skin that often worsens over time. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131015/NY97852LOGO The show featured CTI's flagship product, the Calmare(®) Pain Therapy device, as a non-invasive pain therapy solution alternative instead of the large ... read more
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    Animal Dermatology Clinic Marietta, Inc announces the opening of a new satellite location in Cherokee County, GA. Dr. Joel Griffies will begin seeing appointments twice a month at Cherokee Veterinary Emergency & Referral Center, 7800 Highway 92, Woodstock, GA 30189. Dr. Griffies is a board certified veterinary dermatology specialist as recognized by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology and the senior veterinary dermatologist at Animal Dermatology Clinic in Marietta, GA. More than just a special interest ... read more
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    About 1,400 Astellas Pharma employees will be descending on Give Kids The World (GKTW) for the second time to tackle projects ranging from landscaping to assembling furniture as well as resurfacing parking lots and roads. This year, Astellas is bringing an even bigger volunteer group than the record-breaking Astellas team that volunteered in 2012 (pictured). GKTW is a 70-acre resort that provides free weeklong vacations to children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140611/116872 "We are so excited to have Astellas ... read more
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    EMD Serono, Inc., a subsidiary of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany announced today its commitment to U.S. military veterans and their spouses with the introduction of the Compassionate Corps Program. Through the program, veterans and their spouses may be eligible to receive free fertility medicine. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7244251-emd-serono-compassionate-corps-program-veterans-spouses-fertility http://www.multivu.com/assets/7244251/photos/7244251-soldier-patch-alt-bun-id-fin-md.jpg?1401938845 "As a leader in fertility health, EMD Serono works to provide the products, devices and patient support that enable families who want to have a ... read more
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    Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered an agreement with the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) for the first full-scale installation of the company's airport passenger management technology in the United States. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b Lockheed Martin's Chroma Airport Collaboration Database (ChromaACDB) is a system of technologies that helps airports see how passengers move through their terminals so they can understand and improve the travel experience. BlipTrack, a part of ChromaACDB, is a completely anonymous way of monitoring passenger throughput times using mobile device ... read more