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Glendale Plastic Surgeon Answers Frequently Asked Breast Augmentation Questions
Also referred to as a breast enlargement or augmentation mammoplasty, a breast augmentation can be a great option for women interested in enhancing their breast size and shape, states Dr. Steven H. Turkeltaub, a board certified plastic surgeon in the Glendale area

Sighthound Announces Industry-Leading Facial Recognition Software
Sighthound, Inc. today announced that Sighthound's new facial recognition system ranks first against the Labeled Faces in the Wild (LFW) benchmark database hosted by the University of Massachusetts, with an accuracy of 99.79%. Previous highest accuracy scores include Google at 99.63% and Baidu at 99.77%

CORRECTION - College Marketing Firm Fluent Adds Five New Team Members
In the news release, "College Marketing Firm Fluent Adds Five New Team Members" issued earlier today by Fluent, we are advised by the company that in the bio for Laura McHugh, it should read "McHugh joins Fluent from holding senior marketing positions at both Liberty Mutual Insurance and The Walt Disney Company

Aelan Cell Technologies Names Mary Lopez, Ph.D. of Nuclea Biotechnologies to Its Scientific Advisory Board
Aelan Cell Technologies announced today the appointment of Mary Lopez, Ph.D. to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Lopez will serve as an advisor to Aelan's Molecular Diagnostics Division, which is developing unique diagnostic tools that are able to provide rapid and affordable assessment of organismal vitality in blood samples

Hunt Mortgage Group Hires Barry Polen as Managing Director, Capital Markets
Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today that Barry Polen has joined the firm as Managing Director, Capital Markets. In this role, he will focus on expanding Hunt Mortgage Group's capital markets activities and its commercial lending business nationwide.

Annapolis Plastic Surgeon Reveals Hidden Benefits of Tummy Tuck
According to plastic surgeon Marcia V. Ormsby, MD, an abdominoplasty can have a number of surprising benefits in addition to removing excess fat from around the waistline. Also known as a tummy tuck, an abdominoplasty can help you achieve a tightened, toned, and slimmer silhouette. In addition, once this excess weight is removed, Dr

International DME Association Names Oberon Fuels President Rebecca Boudreaux as New Chair
Oberon Fuels, Inc. today announced that its president, Rebecca Boudreaux, Ph.D. has been named Chair of the International DME Association (IDA).

AudienceView Announces Strong Third Quarter, Dozens of New Clients and Renewals
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 29, 2015) - AudienceView, a world leader in e-commerce software for events and entertainment organizations, today announced a strong third quarter with growth fuelled by numerous new clients and renewals.

Navitas Announces Continued International Student Growth and Academic Success at North American University Partners
Navitas today announced achievements at its North American partner universities in three key areas: international student enrollment growth, academic outcomes and student satisfaction.

Stephen Potter Joins Digital Agency Genuine as SVP Creative Director; Former MMB and Arnold Creative to Help Guide Growth, Reach
Genuine, the digital agency distinguished by its "invent together," user-first approach, today announced Stephen Potter as its new SVP Creative Director, starting immediately

REGENESIS(R) to Present at AEHS 31st Annual International Conference
REGENESIS®, the global leader in advanced environmental remediation technologies, is scheduled to exhibit at booth #B29 during the Association for Environmental Health and Sciences Foundation's (AEHS) 31st Annual International Conference on Soils, Sediments, Water and Energy -- taking place from October 19-22 at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst

MarketLive Annual Holiday Survey Reveals What Consumers Want From Retailers This Shopping Season
MarketLive, the e-commerce technology platform for fast-growing retailers, today released results from its 7th Annual Holiday Research Study revealing what shoppers are expecting from retailers for the 2015 holiday season.

The Madison Square Garden Company and Major Energy Announce Renewed and Expanded Marketing Partnership
The Madison Square Garden Company and Major Energy today announced a renewed and expanded multi-year marketing partnership, naming the New York-based energy supply company the Official Gas and Electricity Partner of the New York Knicks and New York Rangers, as well as an Official Partner of Madison Square Garden

Susan Elsbree Joins InkHouse as Vice President
InkHouse Media + Marketing, a public relations and content marketing agency for the digital age, today announced that Susan Elsbree has joined the company's growing real estate practice as vice president. In this role, Elsbree will lead the agency's real estate and urban affairs presence, reporting to Senior Vice President and Chief Content Officer, Tina Cassidy.

James Keller Joins Bulger Partners as Executive Partner
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - September 29, 2015) - Bulger Partners, a strategy consulting and investment banking firm focused on software-driven businesses, has announced the addition of former Vee24 CEO James Keller as Executive Partner

S.C. Public Charter School District Appoints New Superintendent
When Dr. Wayne Brazell took the reins of the South Carolina Public Charter School District (SCPCSD) in 2009, the district had five schools with 2,000 students. Six years later, it claims 32 schools, many with specialized curricula, and over 18,500 students.

Asia Society's New Exhibition Draws Inspiration From Nature
Drawn from Nature, Asia Society Texas Center's first-ever exhibition dedicated to the natural environment, brings together a group of contemporary artists for whom nature plays a pivotal role in the inspiration for, and execution of, their artworks. The exhibition will be displayed in Asia Society Texas Center's Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery from September 19, 2015 through February 21, 2016.

Stanford, MIT and Harvard top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the most innovative universities
NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 - Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the world's most innovative universities. The Reuters Top 100 ranking aims to identify which institutions contribute the most to science and technology, and have the greatest impact on the global economy

Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Details Benefits of Skin Resurfacing Lasers
Laser skin resurfacing is an excellent way to improve skin tone and texture without extensive downtime, reveals Dr. Charles Perry. At Chrysalis Cosmetics, the Sacramento plastic surgeon utilizes an array of Sciton® laser technology and customizes treatment plans to suit the needs and goals of his patients

Wipro and First Book to Provide 35,000 New Books to Kids in Need in 5 Cities in U.S. & Canada
Business Wire IndiaWipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company  and First Book, a non-profit social enterprise today announced a partnership to provide new books to tens of thousands of children in need across five cities in the United States and Canada

Cellceutix Reports Positive Results of Brilacidin in Microbiological Intent-to-Treat Population in Phase 2b ABSSSI Trial; Additional Pharmacokinetic Information to Be Submitted

Annapolis Plastic Surgeon on Training Resident Plastic Surgeons in Egypt
After training two surgeons from Egypt at her practice, Marcia V. Ormsby, MD, a plastic surgeon in Annapolis, was asked to visit Cairo, Egypt to train their plastic surgery residents. Delighted by the opportunity to volunteer her time and expertise to help improve their skills, Dr

Charleston Plastic Surgeon Details Emotional Benefits of Labiaplasty
One of the most common misconceptions women have about labia redundancy is that it is a rare condition, explains Dr. Ram Kalus, a plastic surgeon in Charleston. Excess labia minora and/or majora, also called labial hypertrophy, affects numerous women, he says, and they may suffer from much more than aesthetic dissatisfaction

Scottsdale Plastic Surgeon Reveals What to Expect for Breast Reduction Surgery
Breasts that are disproportionately large for a woman's frame can be physically and even mentally debilitating, states Scottsdale plastic surgeon Steven H. Turkeltaub, MD. Quite frequently, this condition -- also known as macromastia -- results in significant back, neck and shoulder pains, indentations of the shoulders from the bra straps, changes in posture and even rashes and skin breakdown

St. Baldrick's Foundation Awards $2.5 Million in Pediatric Oncology Research Grants
The St. Baldrick's Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, is proud to announce that its latest cycle of pediatric oncology research grants have totaled more than $2.5 million to fund 40 institutions across the U.S

Eximo Appoints Technology Leader Robert Hoyt as Chief Executive Officer
Eximo, Inc., an emerging cloud company working to fundamentally change how applications are created, delivered and consumed, today announced Robert "Bob" Hoyt as chief executive officer (CEO). Bob brings to this new role more than 30 years experience in building and executing growth strategies for global technology companies.

Liberator Medical Holdings, Inc. Appoints Two New Members to Board of Directors
STUART, FL--(Marketwired - October 31, 2014) - Liberator Medical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LBMH) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed two new members, Ruben Jose King-Shaw, Jr., and Philip M. Sprinkle. The appointments increase the number of Liberator's directors from three to five.

LumaMed Announces Breast Cancer Imaging Collaboration
Today, LumaMed and the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMass Medical School) announce a joint clinical study using LumaMed's LumaScan imaging platform. LumaScan is designed to help surgeons visualize cancerous tissue on the margins of excised solid tumors during breast cancer surgery.

Harvard Professor Dr. Hunter Gehlbach Joins Panorama Education as Director of Research
Panorama Education (, which helps K-12 schools improve through data analysis and feedback surveys of teachers, parents and students, announced today that Dr. Hunter Gehlbach, Associate Professor at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education, has joined the company as Director of Research

Summer Infant Appoints Ronald T. Cardone as Senior Vice President, Information Technology
Summer Infant, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUMR), a global leader in premium juvenile products, today announced that Ronald T. Cardone has been appointed as the Company's new Senior Vice President, Information Technology.

Inaugural Recipients of the CourionCares University of Massachusetts Scholarships Announced
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - September 15, 2014) - Courion®, the market leader in intelligent identity and access management (IAM), today announced the first-ever recipients of the CourionCares University of Massachusetts Scholarships

Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Highlights Distinctions Among Otoplasty Techniques
Utilizing advanced otoplasty techniques customized for the individual needs and goals of the patient, Sacramento plastic surgeon Charles Perry, MD says he can help create an aesthetically pleasing size and contour for ears considered too large or overly prominent. Available to both children and adults, Dr

Frank S. Bridges Joins Peapack-Gladstone Bank
Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: PGC) and Peapack-Gladstone Bank announce the appointment of Frank S. Bridges as Senior Managing Director, Commercial Lending. A resident of Long Hill Township, New Jersey, Mr. Bridges is now part of the Bank's commercial lending team responsible for new business development and management of the commercial loan portfolio

Plastic Surgeon in Phoenix Upgrades Website to New Mobile-Friendly Design
Dr. Steven H. Turkeltaub, a board certified plastic surgeon in Phoenix, has recently upgraded one of his two practice websites to a mobile-friendly design in an effort to provide patients with an enhanced viewing experience on portable devices

Phoenix Plastic Surgeon Highlights Two Different Tummy Tuck Options
Tummy tuck surgery, medically referred to as an abdominoplasty, can be an ideal solution for patients seeking to eliminate loose, excess skin and bulging in the abdomen region, says Phoenix plastic surgeon Steven Turkeltaub, MD

Roanoke Plastic Surgeon Reveals Secret to Facial Rejuvenation Success
Dr. Enrique A. Silberblatt utilizes a variety of surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation techniques at Aesthetic Surgery of Virginia to provide his patients with a smoother, younger-looking, revitalized appearance

Nexamp and NuGen Complete 2.4 Megawatt Solar Array at Massachusetts Farm
Nexamp, a leading Massachusetts-based solar solutions provider, and NuGen Capital Management, a private equity firm investing in renewable energy and real estate, today marked the first month of operation of its 2.4 megawatt solar facility at Fairview Farms in Whately, Massachusetts

Trunity Holdings Announces Publication of "Life on this Rock" Digital Textbook Authored on the Trunity eLearning Platform by Professor Thomas B. Shea, PhD
Trunity Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: TNTY) (OTCQB: TNTY) ("Trunity"), a pioneer of eLearning technology that transforms the educational experience, is pleased to announce the publication of "Life on this Rock, 3rd Edition," a digital textbook authored on the Trunity eLearning Platform by Thomas B

Glovista Investments Announces Appointment of Alberto Pagan-Matos, CFA as Client Portfolio Manager
Glovista Investments LLC announced the appointment of Alberto Pagán-Matos, CFA, as Managing Director to the newly created position of Client Portfolio Manager with the joint responsibility of supporting the senior investment team and representing Glovista's strategies in the institutional space. Mr

10 Cities Where the Drug Business Thrives
They've got money, connections and hordes of eager college students. Ten U.S. cities head a new list of best places to develop and distribute drugs...of the legal kind, that is.

Wipro Partners with Michigan State University to Launch Wipro STEM Fellowship Program in US
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global Information Technology and Consulting company, and Michigan State University (MSU) today jointly announced the launch of a fellowship program in the United States. This multi-year program will be funded by a USD 2

Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc. Announces Merger Transaction With Refill Energy, Inc.
Refill Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REFG), a Nevada Corporation (the "Company") announces the merger between Refill Energy, Inc. and Medical Cannabis Financial Group. Refill Energy, Inc. completed a reorganization with Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc., which is a software solutions company focused on solutions for the Medical Marijuana industry

Paciolan Announces Sandy Barbour, Director of Athletics at the University of California, as a Keynote Speaker at PACnet '14 Conference
Paciolan, an industry-leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation solutions to more than 500 live entertainment organizations, announced today that Sandy Barbour, Director of Athletics at the University of California, Berkeley, will be a keynote speaker at its annual PACnet community conference to be held Feb

Plastic Surgeon in Virginia Upgrades Laser Skin Resurfacing Technology
For patients seeking non-surgical facial skin rejuvenation, Virginia plastic surgeon Enrique Silberblatt, MD may be able to provide an effective solution. Aesthetic Surgery of Virginia, Dr. Silberblatt's private practice, has recently acquired Fraxel® DUAL 1550/1927 technology for laser skin resurfacing treatments

Masimo and Newborn Foundation Jointly Announce Mobile Health Initiative to Reduce Global Newborn Mortality
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced the launch of iSpO2™ Rx Pulse Oximeter with M-LNCS™ connector, enabling adhesive sensor use on newborns for accurate and cost-effective screening with mobile devices in low-resource settings

Is a Tummy Tuck Right for Me? Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Discusses Importance of Consultations
For patients considering tummy tuck surgery, what many may not realize is that the success of the procedure largely depends on how well a person may be suited for it

Bolton Medical Begins Phase II U.S. Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Treovance Abdominal Stent-Graft System
Bolton Medical, a medical device manufacturer which specializes in endovascular treatments for aortic repair, announced today it has initiated its Phase II U.S. clinical trial to study the safety and effectiveness of the Treovance Abdominal Stent-Graft with Navitel Delivery System

Engineering Students Develop Revolutionary Prosthetics Technologies Using Advanced Plastics
Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products is proud to introduce NONSPEC, a talented group of engineering students from the University of Massachusetts Lowell, who are developing breakthrough prosthetics technologies aimed at making arm and hand devices

Virginia Plastic Surgeon Highlights Tummy Tuck Surgery and Recovery Expectations
Dr. Enrique A. Silberblatt, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Virginia, always takes his patients' overall health into account when determining candidacy for a tummy tuck procedure, one of the most popular surgical cosmetic enhancement treatments in the U.S

Non-Surgical Alternative to Facelift? Annapolis Plastic Surgeon on the Pelleve Technique
In addition to providing her Annapolis plastic surgery patients a wide range of surgical procedures, Dr. Marcia Ormsby also oversees the Medical Spa at Annapolis Aesthetic Surgery. The practice's medi-spa offers cosmetic treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and LATISSE® eyelash enhancement. According to Dr

Single Touch Appoints New CFO With Media & IP Expertise
Single Touch Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: SITO), a technology based mobile media solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Kurt Streams as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer

Virginia Plastic Surgeon Debunks 2 Common Tummy Tuck Misconceptions
In a recent blog post titled, "Establishing Realistic Tummy Tuck Expectations," Virginia plastic surgeon Enrique A. Silberblatt, MD details how many of his patients hope to attain a figure that matches either magazine models or the way these patients themselves looked when they were in their late teens. "The majority [of patients] claim to have realistic expectations," says Dr

New Book, 'Dragons at Work,' Skillfully Illuminates Path to Improving Leadership
A new book from veteran corporate consultant Stephen Josephs, "Dragons at Work," (, is an insightful parable on improving the modern work-life condition.

Annapolis Plastic Surgeon Says Combination Procedures Can Offer Enhanced Results and Other Benefits
Like many women in their fifties, when Sally and Mary looked in the mirror, the face staring back at them appeared older and more tired than the way they felt on the inside. Sagging skin, wrinkles, and fine lines caused them to feel self-conscious and insecure about their image. However, thanks to modern techniques in plastic surgery, Dr

Former Los Angeles Times Executive to Lead PBS SoCal Board of Trustees
The PBS SoCaL Board of Trustees, meeting at the City Club on Bunker Hill in downtown Los Angeles last week, unanimously elected Robert G. Magnuson as the new chair of the board. Also at the meeting, held on July 23, 2013, S. Paul Musco was chosen vice chair of the trustees group.

Virginia Plastic Surgeon Expands Implant Offerings With Natrelle 410 to Carefully Tailor Breast Augmentation for Each Woman's Unique Body
Dr. Enrique A. Silberblatt, a Roanoke plastic surgeon, offers a range of saline and silicone breast implants for his patients and says he tailors each breast augmentation to meet the needs and desires of the individual woman. Keeping in line with his goal of finding the ideal implant for each unique patient, Dr

Insmed Appoints Christine Pellizzari as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ: INSM) a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing an inhaled anti-infective to treat patients battling serious lung diseases that are often life-threatening, today announced the appointment of Christine A. Pellizzari as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.

ONA13 Student Newsroom Selects 20 Best and Brightest Digital Journalists
The Online News Association, the world's largest membership organization of digital journalists, is pleased to announce the members of the ONA13 Student Newsroom, chosen from over 100 applicants across the globe, who will provide intensive coverage of the Online News Association Conference & Awards Banquet, October 17-20 in Atlanta.

Signet Jewelers Limited Appoints Helen McCluskey, Eugenia Ulasewicz & Robert Stack as Independent Directors
Signet Jewelers Limited ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG) today announced that it has appointed Helen E. McCluskey as an independent director, effective August 1, 2013 and Eugenia M. Ulasewicz and Robert J. "Bob" Stack as independent directors, effective September 1, 2013.

Manipal University Opens Admissions to International Engineering Twinning Program
Over 70 international universities to choose from USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Germany and France -- 2 Years in Manipal University and 2 Years in an International University of the student’s choice -- Graduate with an engineering degree from a university of international repute -- 40%* lesser cost than a regular international engineering program

33Across Continues Momentum -- Appoints VP of East Coast Sales to Lead Deeper Brand Partnerships
33Across, operators of the world's largest social and interest graph, today announced that Ryan Ricci has joined as VP of East Coast Sales, bringing his expansive sales and management experience to the company. Ryan will report to Matt Arkin, President of 33Across.

Advanced Laser Resurfacing Procedure Rejuvenates Skin at Virginia Plastic Surgery Practice
Dr. Enrique Silberblatt says he has been utilizing an innovative technology at his center for plastic surgery in Virginia to help patients address fine lines and wrinkles. Through laser skin resurfacing with the Fraxel® laser, Dr

Guide to Breast Implant Care With Phoenix Plastic Surgeon Dr. Steven Turkeltaub
Phoenix plastic surgeon Dr. Steven Turkeltaub says that proper postoperative care is quite essential for a successful, uneventful recovery following breast implant surgery. With breast augmentation continuing to be the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure performed, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), Dr

Pasadena Plastic Surgeon Releases New Website to Strengthen Online Patient Care
Dr. Daniel Casper, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Pasadena and Los Angeles areas, has unveiled a fully customized, dynamic website to further enhance online patient care. He says the new site will better facilitate doctor-patient communication and serve as a valuable research tool for patients to use.

AMD and the National Academy of Engineering Recognize Engineering Programs With Real-World Relevance
AMD (NYSE: AMD) and the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) today announced the release of 'Infusing Real World Experiences into Engineering Education,' a compilation of engineering programs at colleges and universities across the nation that incorporates real-world experiences in an effort to better prepare students for a globally competitive workforce

Innovative Plastic Surgery Over Lunch Says Virginia Plastic Surgeon
Thanks to a number of advancements over the past few years in minimally invasive cosmetic enhancement, Dr. Enrique Silberblatt, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Roanoke, says patients have been able to add volume and restore youth to their appearance in as little as thirty minutes. Dr

Plastic Surgeon in Phoenix on Aesthetic and Functional Benefits of Breast Reduction
At his center for plastic surgery in Phoenix, Dr. Steven Turkeltaub says breast reduction has become an integral and increasingly popular part of his practice's ability to help women feel more confident and more comfortable with their bodies

California Water Service Group Announces Leadership Changes
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) announced today that effective October 1, 2012, Martin A. Kropelnicki will assume the role of President and Chief Operating Officer, and Thomas F. Smegal III will assume the role of Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.

Anametrix Adds Jim Schnepp as Chief Revenue Officer
Anametrix, the first cloud-based, real-time digital analytics platform, appoints enterprise software sales veteran Jim Schnepp as its Chief Revenue Officer. Schnepp will enable the rapidly growing company to expand its global footprint by fulfilling increasing customer demand for digital analytics.

The Center for Digital Education Presents Best of the Web and Education Achievement Awards in K-12 and Higher Education
e.Republic's Center for Digital Education (Center) has announced this year's winners of the Center's 2012 Digital Education Achievement Awards (DEAA) and Best of the Web Awards (BOW)

Seasoned Life Sciences Industry Executive Recruiter Joins Mediatum U.S., Inc. as Senior Partner
Mediatum U.S., Inc., an executive search firm specializing in life sciences, today announced that Patrice Young, a seasoned life sciences industry executive recruiter, has joined the firm as senior partner. Young brings over 20 years professional experience that has included senior-level positions in law firms and global executive search companies

Annapolis Plastic Surgeon on Buttock Augmentation Procedure
Buttock augmentation is popular among patients seeking to enhance the appearance of their backsides. Dr. Marcia V. Ormsby, a plastic surgeon in Annapolis, says if exercise does not seem to work, buttock augmentations can be a great way to tighten as well as add volume to the buttocks

Award-Winning Journalist Joins Growing Public Relations and Public Affairs Practice at Kemp Goldberg Partners
Kemp Goldberg Partners, a nationally recognized advertising, public relations and interactive agency, today announced the appointment of Diana Ichton Nelson to the position of senior account executive. Nelson brings an extensive background in journalism and more than 10 years of media experience to her new role in the agency's public relations and public affairs department.

50 Year Anniversary of Breast Implant Surgery
The field of plastic surgery is celebrating the 50 year anniversary of silicone breast implants that are used in breast augmentation as well as breast reconstruction surgery. In those fifty years, numerous major technological advancements have been made as a result of the painstaking work and unwavering dedication of countless scientists and doctors seeking the "perfect" breast implant.

Biostem U.S., Corporation Scientific and Medical Board of Advisors Member Appointed Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at St. Francis Hospital
Biostem U.S., Corporation, (OTCQB: HAIR) (PINKSHEETS: HAIR) (Biostem, the Company), a fully reporting public company in the stem cell regenerative medicine sciences sector, Chief Executive Officer Dwight Brunoehler stated, "Dr. Prendergast is a very talented and very active clinical and research surgeon. Biostem is fortunate to have his guidance in our scientific and medical pursuits

iRhythm Announces Appointment of Kevin King as President, CEO and Member of the Board of Directors
iRhythm Technologies, Inc., a medical device and service company that develops and markets simple, innovative diagnostic monitoring solutions, today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has appointed Kevin King to succeed Bill Willis as President, Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, effective July 30, 2012.

NFL Superstar Victor Cruz Debuts First Book on New York Times Best Seller List
IMG Worldwide, the sports, entertainment and media company, announced today that client Victor Cruz, Super Bowl-winning wide receiver for the New York Giants, released a new book, Out of the Blue, which debuted at No. 13 on the New York Times Best Seller list for the week of August 5, 2012.

Sports Legends, Business Leaders and Local Heroes Team up to Pledge Support for Fourth Annual Walk for the Wounded
On Thursday, August 9, basketball coaches Phil Martelli, Fran Dunphy, Steve Lappas and Chris Ford will team up with members of the Ocean City Fire Department and Ocean City Home Bank President and Chief Executive Steven E

Wipro Partners with UMass Boston to Launch Fellowship Program on Science Education for US School Teachers
Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) and the University of Massachusetts Boston today jointly announced the launch of a 12-month fellowship program in the US to train 120 school teachers over three years, with the aim of fostering excellence in science education among students from disadvantaged areas of Boston and New York

Ushering in Digitalization to Share Knowledge and Extend Resources
The 3rd University Forum organized by INFLIBNET and Elsevier was held at the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi on 13th July 2012. Delegates from different universities across the nation participated in the forum. In his welcome address, Prof

Cellceutix Provides Updates on IND for Cancer Drug, Initiates Collaborative Agreement With Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute for Mitochondrial Research
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) ("the Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions, today provided an update on the development of Kevetrin™, the Company's flagship anti-cancer compound. The U.S

Christopher Potts, Ph.D. Appointed to Relevant Data Corp Scientific Board of Advisors
Relevant Data Corp, developer of a proprietary analytics platform, announced today that Christopher Potts, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Linguistics at Stanford University, has joined their Scientific Advisory Board.

Relevant Data Corp Names Michael J. O'Hara Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board
Relevant Data Corp, developer of a proprietary analytics platform, announced today that Michael J. O'Hara, a well-known aerospace engineer and scientist, has been named Chairman of their Scientific Advisory Board. Mr

Drug Safety and Preclinical Sciences Leader Joins MPI Research
Paul Oskar III has joined MPI Research, the largest single-site preclinical contract research organization worldwide, as Vice President, General Manager of Drug Safety and Preclinical Sciences.

Hubble unmasks galaxies' most elusive secrets
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): A new, high-precision equipment orbiting Earth aboard the Hubble Space Telescope has tracked down elusive secrets about galaxies, paving way toward understanding the evolution of the system

How bats evolve into scores of species
Evolution of new traits like skull with a new shape has helped bats branch off into new species and win the game of natural selection, a new study has suggested.

'Iconic' Monarch butterfly's genome revealed
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School have for the first time released the full genomic sequence of Monarch butterfly.

Majority of online lies happen in emails
Communication using computers for instant messaging and e-mail increases lying compared to face-to-face conversations, and e-mail messages are most likely to contain lies, a new study has found.

Epigenetic signatures of autism in brain tissue identified
Neurons change at various sites across the genome in the prefrontal cortex of people with autism, according to a new study.

Men with disabilities '4 times more likely to be sexually abused'
Men with disabilities are more than four times more likely to be victimized by sexual assaults compared to men without disabilities, according to a new study led by an Indian-origin researcher.

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