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Allurion Technologies' Elipse (TM) Gastric Balloon Receives European Marketing Approval
WELLESLEY, MA--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - Allurion Technologies announced today that its Elipse™ Gastric Balloon has received a CE mark allowing sale of the product in the European Union. This is the company's first regulatory approval. Elipse™ will initially be available in select leading weight loss centers in France, Italy and the United Kingdom

NeuroRx Provides Clinical Development Update for Cyclurad(TM), a Novel Treatment for Acute Suicidal Crisis in Bipolar Disorder
NeuroRx, a clinical stage pharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of central nervous system disorders, today announced its plans for advancing Cyclurad™, the company's lead drug candidate, into a Phase II/III clinical trial for the treatment of acute suicidal crisis associated with bipolar depression

Pivot Pharmaceuticals Strengthens Scientific Advisory Board
Pivot Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB: PVOTF) ("Pivot" or the "Company"), an emerging biotechnology company engaged in the development of therapeutics to address unmet medical needs in women's health including oncology and urology, is pleased to announce the appointments of Steven Grossman, M.D., Ph.D., and Grannum Sant, M.D., F.R.C.S., F.A.C.S., to the Company's Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).

Kalytera Therapeutics Appoints Dr. Jeff Paley to Board of Directors
Kalytera Therapeutics, Inc., a pharmaceutical company developing a portfolio of non-psychoactive cannabinoid ("CBD") and synthetic CBD medicines intended to address the unmet needs of large patient populations, today announced it has appointed Dr. Jeff Paley, M.D., to its Board of Directors.

Lyfebulb Connect Hosts Event in New York City With Orgenesis, With Focus on Working Toward a Practical Cure for Type 1 Diabetes
Lyfebulb, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people living with chronic disease, and Orgenesis Inc. (OTCQB: ORGS), will co-host the December 8 Lyfebulb Connect event from 6 to 8 p.m. at Le Colonial NYC 149 East 57th Street, New York City

ITUS Subsidiary Anixa Diagnostics Corporation Appoints Dr. Michael Shepard to Its Scientific Advisory Board
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - December 07, 2015) - ITUS Corporation ("ITUS") (NASDAQ: ITUS), today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Anixa Diagnostics Corporation, has added Dr. Michael Shepard to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr

Kalytera Therapeutics Appoints Dr. Jerome Zeldis to Board of Directors
Kalytera Therapeutics, Inc., a pharmaceutical company developing a portfolio of non-psychoactive cannabinoid ("CBD") and synthetic CBD medicines that address the unmet needs of large patient populations, today announced it has appointed Jerome B. Zeldis, M.D., Ph.D., to its Board of Directors.

Lyfebulb and Orgenesis Form Strategic Collaboration With Focus on Delivering a Patient-Centered Practical Cure for Type 1 Diabetes
Lyfebulb, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people living with chronic disease, has entered into an advisory and consulting agreement with Orgenesis Inc. (OTCQB: ORGS)

Oasis Diagnostics(R) Licenses Innovative Technology for Non-Invasive Saliva-Based Diagnosis of Sleep Disorders
VANCOUVER, WA--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - Oasis Diagnostics®, an innovative company focused on the development of a series of proprietary tools for simple saliva sample acquisition and testing announced that it has entered into an agreement to license novel salivary diagnostic technology from scientists working in Denmark, (Drs

20 Medical Schools Join With AMA to Expand Work to Create the Medical School of the Future
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - November 04, 2015) -

Rennova Health, Inc. Announces Board of Directors
Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA) announces its board of directors boasting years of experience in executive leadership, healthcare, public policy, and financial services. Following the merger between Medytox Solutions, Inc. and CollabRx, Inc. on November 2, 2015, Rennova Health, Inc.'s board includes the following seven members: Thomas R. Mika, MBA, as executive chairman of the board; Paul R

Medical Research Visionaries Convene in New York, Present Model Solutions to Life Sciences' Most Pressing Challenges
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - October 28, 2015) - More than 700 medical research innovators from 30 states and six countries will come together Nov. 1-3 in New York for the 7th annual Partnering for Cures meeting

PBS's Next Avenue Reveals "2015 Influencers in Aging" Honoring 50 Thought Leaders Who Are Redefining Aging
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - October 28, 2015) - What do activist Maria Shriver, cartoonist Roz Chast and NPR correspondent Ina Jaffe have in common with musician Glen Campbell, explorer Dan Buettner and bioethicist Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel? They are all among the 50 remarkable people named as the first Next Avenue Influencers in Aging

Novartis delivered strong core margin expansion (cc) and continued to strengthen the pipeline in Q3; on track for full-year guidance
Novartis International AG /Novartis delivered strong core margin expansion (cc) and continued to strengthen the pipeline in Q3; on track for full-year guidance . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Anti-Androgen Therapy and Salvage RT Improves Overall Survival for a Prostate Cancer Recurrence After a Prostatectomy

Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. Issues Letter to Shareholders
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 20, 2015) - Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. (OTCQB: ILNS) a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of disease-modifying therapeutic agents for the treatment and prevention of rare neurodegenerative conditions, issued the following Letter to Shareholders from Elliot Maza, CEO.

New York Facial Plastic Surgeon Answers Frequently Asked Questions About the Facelift
Dr. W. Matthew White has dedicated his career to performing plastic and reconstructive surgery of the face. He has become a recognized leader on the topic of facial aging, acquiring particular expertise on facelift surgery. In an effort to improve general understanding of the popular facial procedure, Dr

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon Is First to Offer Advanced New Skincare Line ALPHAEON Dermal Solutions
Dr. Louis P. Bucky, a board certified plastic surgeon in Philadelphia, is dedicated to ensuring his patients have access to the most innovative and effective treatments available in the field of cosmetic enhancement

National Brain Tumor Society Names Leaders for Pediatric-Focused Research Effort
National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, today announced a new committee of distinguished pediatric oncologists who will advise the organization's Defeat Pediatric High-Grade Glioma Research Collaborative

Real-World Analysis of more than 44,000 Patients Reinforces Safety and Effectiveness of Pradaxa® in Routine Clinical Care
Business Wire IndiaBrigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, U.S., and Boehringer Ingelheim announce the results of a new interim analysis from a long-term study evaluating the safety and effectiveness of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate) relative to warfarin in routine clinical practice.1 These data, from a pooled analysis of two large U.S

Dr. Stafford Broumand Reveals Benefit of Receiving Injectables From a Plastic Surgeon
Dermal fillers and injectables can be excellent options for many people interested in facial rejuvenation, states Dr. Stafford R. Broumand, a board certified plastic surgeon in New York City

Bavarian Nordic Reaches Enrollment Target in the Pivotal Phase 3 Study of PROSTVAC® in Prostate Cancer
KVISTGAARD, Denmark, December 10, 2014 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) announced today that it has reached the planned enrollment of 1,200 patients in the PROSPECT Phase 3 clinical study of its targeted active immunotherapy candidate, PROSTVAC®, in the treatment of asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC)

HC2's Subsidiary Pansend Has Founded GemDerm Aesthetics, Inc.
HC2 Holdings, Inc. ("HC2") (OTCQB: HCHC) announced today that Pansend, LLC, its indirect wholly owned subsidiary, has founded GemDerm Aesthetics, Inc., which has licensed technology created by scientists R. Rox Anderson, M.D., Director of the Wellman Center of Photomedicine at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School; Dieter Manstein, M.D., Ph.D

Boston Plastic Surgeon Compares Liposuction Versus CoolSculpting for Fat Removal
Despite a nutritious diet and regular exercise, some people can never fully get rid of fat pockets that accumulate on particular areas of the body. "The troublesome regions I see most commonly among patients," states Boston plastic surgeon Leonard Miller, MD, "include the hips, thighs, abdomen, 'love handles', and back." At his practice, Dr

Proteostasis Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Dr. Po-Shun Lee as Vice President of Clinical Development
Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc., a company developing novel therapeutics that regulate protein homeostasis to improve outcomes for patients with orphan and neurodegenerative diseases, today announced the appointment of Dr. Po-Shun Lee, MD, as Vice President of Clinical Development. Dr

NYC Plastic Surgeon Offers Food Rehab Program to Enhance Cosmetic Surgery
"At my practice, we try to incorporate what we believe can lead to better, healthier living into every aspect of care," states Manhattan plastic surgeon Stafford R. Broumand, MD. "It's not just about plastic surgery or cosmetic enhancement -- it's about helping patients achieve and maintain complete wellness

Three Lupus Investigators Recognized for Valuable Contributions in Research and Treatment
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - November 17, 2014) - Three researchers studying lupus were honored for their work, which has helped identify new therapeutic targets and provide insights into the causes of organ damage and pregnancy loss. The Lupus Foundation of America presented prestigious career recognition awards to Dr. George C. Tsokos of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Dr

Neuren's NNZ-2566 Successful in Demonstrating Clinical Benefit in Rett Syndrome Phase 2 Trial
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Fairfield County Plastic Surgeon Presents Sculptra Aesthetic for the Treatment of Cougar Temples
According to Dr. Fredric Newman, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Fairfield County, many of the patients who visit the Aesthetic Surgery Center are seeking anti-aging treatments to rejuvenate their appearance. While the aging process affects everyone differently, Dr. Newman has noticed a growing concern among his patients that is being referred to as "cougar temples

NAPA CEO Dr. John Di Capua and Other NAPA Clinicians Recognized as Health Care Heroes by Long Island Business News
MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - November 10, 2014) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) announced today that three of its leading practitioners were selected by Long Island Business News as 2014 Health Care Heroes. The NAPA winners included CEO John Di Capua, MD, Neil Kirschen, MD and Winston Joseph, CRNA. Drs. Di Capua and Kirschen were selected in the Physician Hero category and Mr

Proteostasis Therapeutics Announces Scientific Publication in Cell Reports
Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc., a company developing novel therapeutics that regulate protein homeostasis to improve outcomes for patients with orphan and neurodegenerative diseases, today announced the publication of its pioneering research study in the field of aging.

New Management of CIHN Confirms Its First Stem Cell Patient and Treatment Being Performed by Dr. Liriano, With the Input of Dr. Gonzalez and Cells From Davinci Labs, CIHN Announces a Wide Variety of New Potential Patients to Come
OAKLAND PARK, FL--(Marketwired - November 04, 2014) - Caribbean International Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CIHN) announces and confirms its first stem cell procedure to take place in Santiago, Dominican Republic, by Dr. Liriano with the input of Dr. Gonzalez. CIHN and its new management is excited to announce its first stem cell patient and treatment being performed at Dr

Spaces Still Available for November 22 Advanced GI Therapeutics Course Offered by Presence Saint Joseph Hospital
Presence Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago announced today that spots are still available for its upcoming educational program for physicians and nurses entitled "Advances in GI Therapeutics: Technology and Approaches in Intraluminal Therapeutics

NYC Plastic Surgeon 'Gives Back' by Helping Pediatric Burn Victims in Nicaragua
Outside his practice, Manhattan plastic surgeon Stafford R. Broumand, MD devotes a considerable amount of time to "giving back" to the community through various philanthropic efforts. In addition to helping those in need both locally and nationally, Dr

Caribbean International Holdings, Inc. (CIHN) Announces New Management, CEO, Majority Shareholder, Corporate Office, Website and Series of Upcoming Positive Events Coming Soon
OAKLAND PARK, FL--(Marketwired - October 28, 2014) - Caribbean International Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CIHN), announces a market update on many positive fronts. CIHN is excited to announce that it has applied to FINRA to change the Company's name to Biostem Technologies, Inc. to more fully align with the Company's core business focus

Novartis delivered solid sales growth with strong margin expansion and major innovation in the third quarter
Novartis International AG /Novartis delivered solid sales growth with strong margin expansion and major innovation in the third quarter . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Harvard Researchers Find Positive Effects of Probiotic Yeast on Ecosystem of the Healthy Human Microbiome -- Even in the Presence of Potent Antibiotics
Biocodex USA, a Silicon Valley-based pharmaceutical company dedicated to providing its customers with meaningful health care solutions, today released findings of its first-ever American study on the healthy human gut.

Boston Plastic Surgeon Reveals His 'Less Extensive, Better Tolerated' Facelift Technique
"At the Boston Center for Facial Rejuvenation, my approach to facelift surgery is generally less extensive and often better tolerated by patients when compared to traditional facelift techniques," says Boston plastic surgeon Leonard Miller, MD. By employing what he calls "The Natural Facelift," Dr

New York Facial Plastic Surgeon Launches Responsive Website Design
To provide patients with an enhanced resource for learning, Dr. W. Matthew White, a facial plastic surgeon in New York, has upgraded his website with a new design that has responsive capabilities. The site has also been revamped with updated content on procedural pages to help patients better understand what specific treatments entail. Dr

Two new, large scale real-world analyses show fewer major bleeds and strokes with Pradaxa® than with warfarin
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Niwali.com Launches Estrodetox
Can the use of marijuana cause man b**bs? According to an article Dr. Anthony Youn, a plastic surgeon from Detroit, wrote for CNN earlier this month, it can. The reason behind it is the drug's effect on hormone levels, causing an imbalance between testosterone and estrogen

Exosomes; Nano-Scale Bubbles Creating Waves in Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Investorideas.com, an investor news and research portal issues an exclusive sector snapshot on the rapidly growing exosome market and opportunities with key insight from Enal Razvi, Ph.D, Biotechnology Analyst and Managing Director of SelectBio U.S.

New York State Society of Plastic Surgeons Names New President
Manhattan plastic surgeon Stafford R. Broumand, MD has recently been announced as President of the New York State Society of Plastic Surgeons for a term that will extend until November of 2014. On his path to presidency, Dr

Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Awards Legislative and Community Leaders for Their Advocacy for Seniors
At its annual meeting on Tuesday, December 3th, the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA) honored several individuals for their advocacy of elder services and their commitment to raising awareness of legal issues affecting seniors

Durrie Vision Announces New Chief Executive Officer
Durrie Vision, an internationally recognized refractive surgery practice specializing in laser vision correction and refractive surgery research, today announced the appointment of Harry S. Campbell as its Chief Executive Officer. This is the first time the business will be led by a non-physician since its founding in 1991.

Orgenesis CSO & Founder, Dr. Sarah Ferber, to Present at the 2013 World Stem Cell Summit on December 4
Orgenesis, Inc. (OTCQB: ORGS), a development-stage company with a novel regenerative medicine technology that converts a diabetes patient's liver cells into functioning insulin-producing cells, has been invited to present at the 2013 World Stem Cell Summit on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego.

New York Plastic Surgeon Uses Multifaceted Approach to Pain Management
Stafford R. Broumand, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon in New York City, strives to provide his patients a comfortable and relaxing experience without compromising the surgical results they have come to expect. In order to help manage post-operative discomfort, Dr. Broumand has begun to use an innovative analgesic called EXPAREL® as part of the recovery process

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The tranSMART Foundation Doubles Attendance at Community Meeting in Paris
The tranSMART Foundation, a non-profit organization providing a global, open-source knowledge management platform for scientists to share pre-competitive translational research data, today announced that it has doubled its attendance for its tranSMART Community Meeting being held November 5-7, 2013 and hosted by Sanofi R&D in Chilly-Mazarin, France.

Islet Sciences (ISLT) Names James Green and William Wilkison as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Islet Sciences, Inc., (OTCQB: ISLT) ("Islet" or the "Company") a biopharmaceutical company developing novel technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, announced today the appointment of James Green as Chief Executive Officer and William Wilkison, Ph.D. as Chief Operating Officer.

New York Plastic Surgeon Employs Unique Facelift Approach for Enhanced Results
Though signs of aging in the face and neck develop naturally over time, a facelift has the capacity to restore one's appearance for a more youthful look. To combat the effects that environmental factors and heredity can have on one's skin -- in addition to the natural aging process -- Dr. Stafford R

WorldCare Clinical Collaborates With Leading Researcher to Publish an Endpoint Assessment Committee Review Article
WorldCare Clinical (WCC), a leading CRO focused on maximizing the precision and accuracy of independent assessments in clinical trials, today announced a new peer-reviewed article entitled, "Subjective Endpoints in Clinical Trials: the Case for Blinded Independent Review." The article, which was written in collaboration with Drs

MBio Diagnostics, Inc. Announces the Creation of a Scientific Advisory Board
MBio Diagnostics, Inc. announced the formation of a Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) composed of medical professionals with deep expertise in global health issues. The SAB will help advance MBio Diagnostics' mission to increase access to quality healthcare by delivering innovative and low cost point-of-care (POC) diagnostics

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon Offers 2 Unique Breast Augmentation Educational Tools
Dr. Louis Bucky, a board-certified Philadelphia plastic surgeon, performs over 150 breast augmentations a year and has worked with patients from 18-73 years old. A recognized leader in innovative techniques and technology for the procedure, Dr. Bucky has recently released a comprehensive breast augmentation guide for prospective patients.

San Diego Plastic Surgeon Demystifies the Rhinoplasty Decision and Recovery Process
Dr. John M. Hilinski, a San Diego plastic surgeon, can use rhinoplasty to create a more harmonious look among facial features. By reshaping the nose to be more symmetrical, or resizing the nose to achieve a more proportionate look with the other features of the face, Dr. Hilinski says he can bring balance to his patients' appearance.

Ayasdi Names SAP Executive as Worldwide VP of Sales
Ayasdi (www.ayasdi.com) today announced that Shane Paladin joined the company as the VP of Sales. He is responsible for all Sales and Business Development functions in the company and reports directly to Gurjeet Singh, Co-Founder and CEO of Ayasdi

Free Registration Now Open for Limited Time to Attend zCon East
zSpace Inc., a technology provider that is transforming the future of human-computer interaction, today announced the expansion of their developer and end-user conference, zCon, to Boston next week

New York City Plastic Surgeon Reveals All in 3-Part Arm Lift Blog Series
"Popular shirts and tops these days are being designed to show a lot more of the arm and shoulder, which consequently leads to an awareness, or in some cases, an insecurity about the appearance of one's arms," states NYC plastic surgeon Stafford R. Broumand, MD in recent blog post

Boehringer Ingelheim planning two new Global Clinical Trials for Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate) in expanded patient populations
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Mitra Biotech Raises Venture Capital Funding from Tata Capital Innovations Fund
Tata Capital Innovations Fund, a domestic venture capital fund managed by Tata Capital has invested in Mitra Biotech Private Ltd (Mitra), to help the company scale up its go to market strategy and to expand in India & globally

"Social Dieting" May Be the Secret Weapon in War on Fat
Can social media make you thin? A start-up company in New York is betting that it can. In January of 2012, DietBet, Inc. rolled out a game where participants lose weight together as part of an online competition. After hosting thousands of players, the results paint a picture that people who go about their weight loss collaboratively are far more successful in their quest to get in shape.

Boston Plastic Surgeon on Less Invasive, Natural Looking Facelift Alternative
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Leonard Miller uses his 25 years' experience in facial rejuvenation techniques at his Boston plastic surgery practice to provide a safer, less extensive facelift alternative known as the "natural" facelift. Dr

SuppreMol's SM101 shows a sustained clinical activity and a favorable safety profile in Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) patients
SuppreMol GmbH /SuppreMol's SM101 shows a sustained clinical activity and a favorable safety profile in Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) patients . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Boston Plastic Surgeon Uses Fat Injections to Restore Facial Volume
With age, skin tends to lose volume and shape, especially in a patient's face. Dr. Leonard Miller, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Boston, offers several surgical and non-surgical solutions at his practice, which can help boost volume in facial features, such as the chin, lips and cheeks

Dr. Paul Griner's 'Patient Stories' Emphasizes Value of Listening in Medicine
In his new book, "The Power of Patient Stories: Learning Moments in Medicine," Dr. Paul Griner, (http://DrPaulGriner.com), uses real-life stories culled from his 59 years as a physician to demonstrate just how crucial the doctor-patient relationship is in diagnosis and treatment.

IsoRay's Brain and Lung Cancer Products Showcased at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Convention
IsoRay Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR), a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications, today announced it will host a booth at the 54th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). The annual meeting will take place October 28-31, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

Given Imaging Acquires Assets of SmartPill Corporation
Given Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in specialty GI products and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced that it has acquired from The SmartPill Corporation, a U.S. based-company, the assets related to the SmartPill® GI Monitoring System for $6 million

Provocative Biotech Exposition Reveals Significant Advancements in Stem Cell Research, Immunotherapy, Targeted Oncology and Tissue Regeneration
Noble Financial Capital Markets (Noble) announced today that it has released a full high definition video catalog of its Life Sciences Exposition, BIOX, an investor exposition that was held at the University of Connecticut in Stamford, CT on September 24-25, 2012

Audeo Oncology Announces New Board Appointments
Audeo Oncology, Inc. (Audeo) announces today the appointment of Leigh Bonney, Susan Kelley and David U'Prichard to its Board of Directors.

How Physical Development Activities at The Little Gym Help Foster Healthy, Smart Children
New research suggests that creative physical activity may be the key to fostering confident, successful kids. A new white paper published by The Little Gym, the world's premier experiential learning and physical development center for kids, shows that what once were thought of as fitness skills can now directly support and translate into classroom and work skills.

Decision 2012: Vote for the Mo This Movember
Calling all moustache aficionados! Movember 2012 kicks off its 6th year in the US, challenging men to grow and women to support the Mo (slang for moustache) for the month of November to raise awareness and funds for men's health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives

Prana's PBT2 Clinical Trials Cited as Most Advanced in Addressing Neurodegeneration From the Metal Equilibrium Perspective
Prana Biotechnology (NASDAQ: PRAN) (ASX: PBT) today reported that it had been cited in an interview in The Life Sciences Report with George Zavoico, Ph.D., senior equity analyst and managing director with MLV & Co., as the only drug company to address in clinical trials the control of transition metal levels in neuronal synapses, a key event in age-related dysfunction of the brain

Massachusetts Lions Investment Giving Children a Brighter Tomorrow
Members of the Massachusetts District 33-Y Lions were able to view firsthand the fruits of their generosity when REBIScan, a Massachusetts startup focusing on the early detection and eradication of vision loss in children, visited the 33Y Lions of Western Massachusetts to showcase new sight-saving vision screening technology

Facial Implants Offer Long-Term Solution to Volume Loss Says San Diego Facial Plastic Surgeon
Dr. John Hilinski, a board-certified facial plastic surgeon in San Diego, says he has noticed a dramatic increase of patients interested in facial implants at his practice over the past few years

Business & Medical Research Leaders to Meet at Noble Financial Biotech Investor Exposition; Targeted Oncology, Immunotherapy and Regenerative Medicine Featured
In two weeks, Noble Financial Capital Markets (Noble) will host BIOX, an investor exposition to be held at the University of Connecticut in Stamford, CT on September 24-25, 2012

Plastic Surgeon in Connecticut on Benefits of Care Outside New York City
Numerous considerations including distance, cost, and qualifications, among others, may factor into the selection of the right plastic surgeon. Each can play a key role in the decision-making process, which is why Fairfield, CT plastic surgeon Dr. Fredric Newman says exploring all of one's possibilities is extremely important when choosing where to receive plastic surgery

First Clinic in India to offer Coolsculpting to Reduce Fat Bulges
Life Slimming & Cosmetic Clinic (www.lifescc.com) is the first cosmetic clinic to add CoolSculpting by Zeltiq, USA to it's list of fat reduction, body contouring procedures in the country. With years of body contouring experience, Mrs

Aanjaneya Lifecare Bagged Coveted BSE Award for Best Return to Investors, Padmashree Dr Mukesh Batra is Business Leader of the Year, Dr Mukesh Hariawala as India’s Most Admired Surgeon & Thirty Three top Asia Pharmaleaders Felicitated

Maharashtra Governor Kateekal Sankaranarayanan is the Chief at Pharmaleaders’s 5th Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Annual Summit & Business Leadership Awards 2012
Pharmaleaders’s much awaited Annual Leadership Event 5th Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Summit & Business Leadership Awards 2012 (www.asiapharmaleaders.com) will be graced & inaugurated by Maharashtra Governor Kateekal Sankaranarayanan to be held in Mumbai on Friday, the 21st September 2012 at Hotel Hilton Mumbai International Airport, Mumbai India. Organised by Pharmaleaders (www

MPEG LA’s Librassay® Removes Patent Barriers to Diagnostics for Personalized Medicine
MPEG LA announced that Librassay®, a landmark collaboration with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other leading healthcare innovators (listed below), is now providing one-stop worldwide access to diagnostic discoveries for personalized medicine.

MyCare Selected as a Rock Health Company
MyCare, an online marketplace that connects families with home caregivers, has been selected to join Rock Health's 2012 accelerator program. As one of 15 next generation health technology companies, MyCare will receive a startup grant and mentorship from top healthcare institutions, such as the Mayo Clinic and Harvard Medical School

Sami Bittar, MD, Adds CoolSculpting by ZELTIQ(TM) to Patient Services; Trim Fat in Time for the Holidays With Revolutionary, Noninvasive Technique
Seen on The Dr. Oz show, the CoolSculpting procedure is completely noninvasive, using no needles and no incisions, to selectively reduce fat bulges. The procedure uses a non-invasive applicator, applied to the skin surface, to deliver a controlled cooling to target areas. After exposure to the cooling, fat cells begin to be gradually eliminated, using the body's normal metabolic processes

Forerun Acquires Emergisoft
Emergisoft and Forerun, Inc., providers of clinical information management and workflow solutions for emergency departments, today announced that they have entered into an agreement pursuant to which Forerun has acquired substantially all of the assets of Emergisoft, including customer contracts, product rights, software and services, and other property rights of the Emergisoft business

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "Defeating Alzheimer's"
On December 14, 2011 the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge will present an Innovation Series event: "Defeating Alzheimer's." The disease devastates the lives of 25 to 40 million people worldwide -- a number projected to quadruple in the coming decades

BioElectronics Appoints a Director of Clinical Research
BioElectronics Corporation (OTCQB: BIEL) (PINKSHEETS: BIEL), the maker of inexpensive, disposable drug-free topical pain and healing devices, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Rawe, Ph.D. as its Director of Clinical Research.

Cal eConnect Appoints Robert M. Cothren as Chief Technology Officer
Robert M. ("Rim") Cothren, PhD, has been appointed chief technology officer for Cal eConnect. Cal eConnect is executing on the $38.8 million federal grant California received under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to implement health information exchange (HIE) services and policies

Mass Save(R) Helps Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Improve Energy Efficiency and Save Money Through Major System Upgrade
Mass Save®, an initiative sponsored by Massachusetts' gas and electric utilities and energy efficiency service providers, was an instrumental strategic partner in a multi-faceted project to upgrade and improve the air handling systems in the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center's (BIDMC) laboratories.

Depression drives teenage girls to overeat
Teenage girls who feel depressed are twice as likely to start binge eating as compared to their counterparts, a new study has found.

Neuron transplants may repair diseased brain circuitry in mammals
Carefully selected young, healthy neurons can functionally integrate into diseased brain circuitry in mammals, a new study has found.

Researchers at Harvard University Report the Adoption of UpToDate® by Hospitals is Directly Associated with Shortening Patient Stays and Saving Lives

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