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03:44 EDT 27th July 2016 | BioPortfolio

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Wednesday 27th July 2016

Luye Pharma to Acquire Swiss Patch Drug Assets for $269 Million

Luye Pharma will pay $269 million to acquire the transdermal patch and implant business of Swiss pharma Acino, a specialist in novel drug delivery systems. The agreement includes Acino's transdermal manufacturing operations, distribution, and R&D. Acino makes its own products and also operates a transdermanl patch drug CRO/CMO for outside customers. Luye's purchase is the latest example of Chi...

Addex ADX71441 Demonstrates Positive Results in Highly Translational Preclinical Model of Spasticity.

Addex Therapeutics / Addex ADX71441 Demonstrates Positive Results in Highly Translational Preclinical Model of Spasticity. . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Geneva, Switzerland, 27 July 2016 - Addex Therapeutics (SIX: ADXN) announced today that ADX71441, a positive allosteric modul...

Water-resistant thanks to a biofilm

Moisture can destroy mortar over time – for example when cracks form as a result of frost. A team of scientists at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has found an unusual way to protect mortar from moisture: When the material is being mixed, they add a biofilm – a soft, moist substance produce...

World-Renowned Osteopathic Center for Children in California to be Joined by Dr. Ching Chen

Ching Chen, DO, to offer unique approach for neurological conditions at San Diego clinic San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 The Osteopathic Center for Children (OCC), a California public-benefit corporation, today announced the addition of a new physician, Ching Chen, DO. Founded, in 1982 by heralded osteopath Viola M. Frymann, DO, the Osteopathic Center for Children is world-renowned for treati...

Brookhaven Retreat Concludes Annual Employee Reviews in July as part of Performance Improvement Process.

Brookhaven Retreat®, LLC, a unique residential treatment facility exclusively for women with mental health and/or substance abuse issues, concludes Annual Employee Reviews in July as part of Performance Improvement Process. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Brookhaven Retreat®, LLC, a unique residential treatment facility exclusively for women with mental health and/or substance abuse...

NPI appoints Nicole Rasmussen as Executive Assistant to CEO Mitch Gould

Administrative professional joins team after years of experience Boca Raton, Fla (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Due to the explosive growth of Nutritional Products International (NPI) and NutriExport, the company’s board of directors has decided to name Nicole Rasmussen as Executive Assistant to the CEO Mitch Gould. Rasmussen will serve as a key component in furthering the company’s evolution. In her ...

Ovation Fertility™ Presents Sperm Freezing and PGS Research at ESHRE

Ovation Fertility Invited to Share Male Infertility and PGS Research at World-Recognized Conference Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Ovation Fertility presented this month at the prestigious European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) annual meeting in Helsinki, Finland. Topics presented included emerging protocols that provide greater flexibility and cost-efficienc...

Georgia Fertility Center Offers Comprehensive Chromosome Screening (CCS) To Boost IVF Success Rates

Atlanta Center for Reproductive Medicine (ACRM), a CCRM network clinic, is pleased to offer comprehensive chromosomal screening (CCS) for patients undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF). Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Atlanta Center for Reproductive Medicine (ACRM) a Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine (CCRM) Network Clinic, is pleased to announce the expansion of their genetic screenin...

Leading Intimacy Expert Robert Weiss Addresses Sex and Tech at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders

Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S, senior vice president of clinical development for Elements Behavioral Health, will be a featured speaker at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders in downtown Denver on August 21. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S, a noted psychotherapist, author and clinical educator, and a renowned authority on intimacy in the modern era, will share ...

Kaleidoscope Announces New General Manager as Company Plans for Strategic Growth

New GM brings diversity of corporate, medical, and healthcare expertise as well as exceptional industry skills to new leadership position. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Kaleidoscope, an innovation and product design firm with global headquarters in Cincinnati, recently promoted Katie McDonnell to the newly created role of General Manager where she will lead cross-functional design teams in...

New Cuvettes Designed for Circular Dichroism

Circular dichroism is a tough application to find the right cuvettes for. FireflySci has designed a full line of demountable cuvettes specifically designed for circular dichroism. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 FireflySci Inc. is a world-class manufacturer of cuvettes for spectrophotometers and fluorometers. With over 50 years of cuvette manufacturing experience, FireflySci has always kept t...

TruStrip Rapid Progesterone Test Kit to Screen for Ovulation in Dogs and Cows

Alpha Diagnostic International, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of TruStrip Rapid Progesterone Test Kit for determining the ovulation period in dogs and cows within a matter of minutes. For further details, please visit: https://trustrips.com/TruStripRDT/RDT-Videos San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Alpha Diagnostic International, Inc. (ADI) is excited to announce the launch of TruS...

Rijuven Releases ‘Clinic in a Bag’ – The power of a clinic deployed to any patient, at any time, in any location.

Clinic in a Bag is the most portable clinician examination platform for care extenders. Clinic in a Bag includes an expansive set of facility grade diagnostic devices, mobile-to-cloud analytics, telemedicine and on-demand scheduling, all in one, for clinicians on the go. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Clinic in a Bag is the newest and most robust examination platform from Rijuven. Designed ...

CREO, Inc. Expands Management Consulting Practice Into Charlotte

CREO, Inc. expands footprint into Charlotte with new practice. The firm selects Charlotte area finance and business executive Wendy Laxton as Partner. Research Triangle Park, N.C. (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 CREO, Inc., a fast-growing, novel management consulting and advisory firm launched in the heart of the Research Triangle Park, is pleased to announce that Wendy Laxton is joining the firm as Partne...

Seong Kim, M.D. Joins The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation

The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation welcomes Dr. Kim to their team of specialists. Downey, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation welcomes Dr. Kim to their team of specialists. Seong Kim, M.D. was born and raised in South Korea and came to the United States in 1981 after graduating medical school at the Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea. Dr. Kim com...

Deltanoid Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Loreen Mershimer as Chief Executive Officer

Deltanoid Pharmaceuticals Names new CEO, Loreen Mershimer Madison, WI (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Deltanoid Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the appointment of Loreen Mershimer as its new Chief Executive Officer, who joined the Deltanoid Board of Directors in July of 2014. Co-founder Hector F DeLuca, PhD, MD, DSC will continue as Chairman of the Board of Directors and assume the responsibilities o...

RoosterBio Inc and the US Army Institute of Surgical Research (USAISR) sign a CRADA to accelerate development of Regenerative Medicine

CRADA enables collaborative development of innovative stem cell-based therapies related to wounded warrior injuries and rehabilitation. Frederick, Maryalnd (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 RoosterBio Inc, a leading stem cell technology company, announced today that they have entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the United States Army Institute of Surgical Research (USAI...

Two New Summer Promotions Available to Dental Practices

Essential Dental Systems launches two free goods promotions during the summer. South Hackensack, NJ (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Essential Dental Systems, a leading endodontic manufacturer, recently introduced two new dental promotions. The first promotion offers a free obturation kit with a purchase of an instrumentation kit. The second provides the dentist with a $25 gift card upon purchasing a post i...

Daily Calf Stretching Can Alleviate Pain, Help Patients Avoid Foot and Ankle Surgery

A Cincinnati orthopedic surgeon recommends a simple fix to avoid costly and painful foot and ankle surgery: daily calf stretching. Dr. James Amis' calf-stretching theory is featured in Frontiers magazine, an international online, peer-reviewed, open access publication for scientists and researchers. CINCINNATI, Oh. (PRWEB) July 27, 2016 Cincinnati orthopedic surgeon James Amis, MD, says a maj...

Dr. Richard Buckley Comments on New Study Proving Dermatologists are the True Pioneers of Most Noninvasive and Minimally-Invasive Cosmetic Procedures

A new study published in a scientific journal finds that dermatologists are the leading innovators in 14 of 18 categories of non-invasive and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures. Dr. Richard Buckley, a cosmetic surgeon who specializes in dermatological conditions and practices at MilfordMD Cosmetic Dermatology Surgery & Laser Center, in Milford, Penn., says he’s not surprised by the findi...

[Comment] Innovation and surgical clinical trials

Most intermediate-risk and high-risk, but organ-confined, prostate cancer is treated by radical prostatectomy or external beam radiotherapy. Over time both have evolved with advances in technology and we have seen the diffusion of innovation proceed largely uninterrupted, without a robust evidence base comparing old with new. This uninterrupted diffusion has become particularly important for finan...

[Articles] Robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy versus open radical retropubic prostatectomy: early outcomes from a randomised controlled phase 3 study

These two techniques yield similar functional outcomes at 12 weeks. Longer term follow-up is needed. In the interim, we encourage patients to choose an experienced surgeon they trust and with whom they have rapport, rather than a specific surgical approach.

[Articles] Effectiveness of a 6-year multidomain vascular care intervention to prevent dementia (preDIVA): a cluster-randomised controlled trial

A nurse-led, multidomain intervention did not result in a reduced incidence of all-cause dementia in an unselected population of older people. This absence of effect might have been caused by modest baseline cardiovascular risks and high standards of usual care. Future studies should assess the efficacy of such interventions in selected populations.

Bristol-Myers Squibb, Janssen collaborate on lung cancer treatment

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) and Janssen Biotech have signed a clinical study collaboration agreement to evaluate the combination of two immuno-oncology compounds in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

In Situ Pluripotency Factor Expression Promotes Functional Recovery From Cerebral Ischemia


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