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Thursday 23rd February 2017

TransEnterix Completes Sale of the Senhance™ Surgical System in Germany

Chosen to establish program in robotic general and gynecologic surgery TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSE MKT: TRXC), a medical device company that is pioneering the use of robotics to improve minimally invasive surgery, today announced that the Company has launched commercial operations and completed its first sale of the Senhance Surgical System in Germany. ...

AmpliPhi Biosciences Establishes Scientific Advisory Board and Appoints Dr. Timothy Lu of MIT and Broad Institute as SAB Chairman

AmpliPhi Biosciences Corporation (NYSE MKT: APHB), a global leader in the development of bacteriophage-based therapies to treat drug-resistant bacterial infections, announces the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) and the appointment of Timothy K. Lu, M.D., Ph.D., as Chairman of the SAB. Dr. Lu heads the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...

TherapeuticsMD Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results

– Pipeline of two late-stage product candidates advancing towards commercialization, with launch of TX-004HR expected in fourth quarter 2017 pending regulatory approval – – Management to host conference call today at 8:00 a.m. EST – TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (NYSE MKT: TXMD), an innovative women’s healthcare company, today announced its f...

MEDNAX to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

MEDNAX, Inc. (NYSE: MD), today announced that it is scheduled to make presentations at two upcoming investor conferences. The Company will present on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 10:20 a.m. ET to investors attending the J.P. Morgan 2017 Global High Yield and Leveraged Finance Conference in Miami. MEDNAX will also present on Monday, March...

Haematopoietic stem cell transplantation for autoimmune diseases

In this Review, the authors discuss the therapeutic application of haematopoietic stem cell transplantation in different autoimmune diseases, describing the immunological mechanisms and the risks and benefits of this procedure.

Spondyloarthropathies: Fine tuning the management of axial spondyloarthritis

Updated recommendations for the management of axial spondyloarthritis provide a useful framework for physicians treating this disease. However, the guidance on use of biologic therapies and treat-to-target strategies seems to raise more questions than it answers.

Spondyloarthropathies: E. coli links IBD to spondyloarthritis

Inflammation: Hit the DEK!

Teleflex Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results; Provides 2017 Guidance

Fourth Quarter Revenues of $513.9 million, up 6.1% Versus Prior Year Period; up 6.9% on Constant Currency Basis Fourth Quarter GAAP Diluted EPS of $1.29, down 31.4% Versus Prior Year Period Fourth Quarter Adjusted Diluted EPS of $2.13, up 6.0% Versus Prior Year Period Full Year 2016 Revenues of $1,868.0 million, up 3.2% Ve...

Sage Therapeutics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

Continued momentum expected in 2017 with several programs anticipating clinical trial results this year, including two Phase 3 programs Phase 2 placebo-controlled study of SAGE-217 in major depressive disorder expected to begin in 1H 2017 First NMDA candidate, SAGE-718, planned to enter Phase 1 clinical testing in 1H 2017 ...

First Edition: February 23, 2017

Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations.

KHN On Call: What’s Next For The ACA?

Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News answers NPR listener questions like: Has Obamacare been repealed? No. Not yet.

Rion Co Ltd 6823 Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review [Updated: 13012017] Prices from USD $300

SummaryRION Co Ltd RION is a medical equipment manufacturer that manufactures and sells hearing instruments, medical equipment, sound and vibration measuring instruments, and particle counters. The company's products include hearing instruments, auditory trainers, audiometers, impedance audiometers, and audiometric booths. RION also provides sound level meters, vibration meters, frequency analyzer...

Teleflex Incorporated Announces Benson Smith to Retire as Chief Executive Officer at End of 2017; Liam Kelly to Succeed Smith as Chief Executive Officer

Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies for critical care and surgery, announced today that Benson Smith will retire from his position as Chief Executive Officer, effective on December 31, 2017. Mr. Smith, a Teleflex Board member since 2005, will continue to serve as Teleflex’s Chairman of the Board. He has be...

Jinyu Biotechnology Co Ltd 600201 Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review [Updated: 13012017] Prices from USD $300

SummaryJinyu Biotechnology Co Ltd Jinyu Biotechnology, formerly Inner Mongolia Jinyu Group Co Ltd is a manufacturer and supplier of bio pharmaceutical products. The company conducts research and production of veterinary vaccines. Its textile processing business provides cashmere products such as velvet yarns, cashmere yarns, cashmere sweaters, camel hair yarns. Jinyu Biotechnology distributes its ...

Novocure Announces Departure of Chief Commercial Officer

Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that its Chief Commercial Officer, Peter Melnyk, will be leaving the company to pursue other interests. Mr. Melnyk will continue his employment with the company until March 15, 2017 to ensure a smooth transition. "I want to thank Peter for his more than five years of leadership at Novocure. During his tenure...

TeraGanix Announces its Pro EM-1 Probiotic Now Available on Amazon.com

TeraGanix, a company based in Texas that develops a line of products using natural technologies, announced its Pro EM-1® Probiotic is now available for purchase on Amazon.com, the world’s largest online retailer. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) February 23, 2017 TeraGanix, a company based in Texas that develops a line of products using natural technologies, announced its Pro EM-1® Probiotic is...

Disparate Impact and Immigration: Challenges Continue to Impact Landlords & Property Managers, Opines TenantScreeningUSA.com

Recent actions by the White House banning immigration from seven mostly Muslim nation’s points to the potential of dramatic change that could affect rental markets and, more importantly, highlights an absolute need for property managers and landlords to work with a well-qualified third-party tenant screening company in order to stay ahead of potential, radical change in law. Adam Almeida, Presid...

Chronic Gum Disease Linked to Erectile Dysfunction

Los Angeles board-certified urologist Dr. Kia Michel of Comprehensive Urology discusses the possible association between periodontitis and ED. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 23, 2017 For decades, dentists have been strongly recommending that patients brush and floss daily to keep their teeth strong and healthy. A consistent dental hygiene routine also helps reduce the chances of chronic gum dis...

Digitizing Healthcare: Enterprise Mobility Company Kaonsoft Selected as Microsoft Case Study for its Digital Transformation of ProMedica Laboratories

Microsoft releases its video case study of the mobile application developed by Kaonsoft on the Microsoft Universal Windows Platform that replaced archaic paper-based operations with a modern digital alternative for a leading healthcare organization. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) February 23, 2017 At the annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibition, Microsoft officially releases its video case study of the A...

Greater Gift Initiative Announces Partnership with Compass Research

The Greater Gift Initiative, a Winston-Salem based non-profit organization has expanded its base of partners to include Compass Research, a multi-therapeutic network of clinical research sites located in Florida. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) February 23, 2017 The Greater Gift Initiative, Inc, (GGI) a Winston-Salem, NC 501(c)3 non-profit, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Compass Research...

Build vs Buy: eCommerce Platform Considerations by Broadleaf Commerce, ICON Health & Fitness, and Guest Speaker Mark Grannan

Featured speaker Mark Grannan and multi-brand retailer ICON Health & Fitness join Broadleaf Commerce to discuss considerations for optimizing commerce systems and trends across the broader Digital Experience (DX) landscape. Broadleaf Commerce, the leading digital experience platform for custom commerce solutions, will host a live w...

Novocure Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Provides Company Update

Continued growth in active patients with 1,091 active patients at December 31, 2016, an increase of 80 percent from December 31, 2015, and 11 percent from September 30, 2016 Fourth quarter 2016 net revenues of $30.2 million, reflecting 144 percent growth versus fourth quarter 2015 and 40 percent growth versus third quarter 2016 Rec...

Manhattan Neighbors for Safer Telecommunications to Educate on Cell Phone and Wireless Risks

A new education and advocacy group focused on cell phone and wireless risks, Manhattan Neighbors for Safer Telecommunications, launched today (www.ManhattanNeighbors.org). This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2017022

Animal Specialty Center Introduces TrueBeam™ Radiotherapy System for Pet Cancer Treatment

Ribbon cutting ceremony showcases advanced system that offers hope and help for cancer patients In a promising development for pet cancer patients in the Northeast, Animal Specialty Center (ASC) introduced its new TrueBeam™ Radiotherapy system to leading veterinary professionals with a formal ribbon cutting ceremony. The ribbon cutting for the TrueBe...


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