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Medidata’s Cloud-Based Technology and Proprietary Database of Industry Benchmarks Leveraged in JPMA Study on Key Drivers of Investigator Site Costs Medidata (NASDAQ:MDSO), the leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, today announced a research collaboration with the Japan Pharmaceutical Manufactu...
American Renal Associates Holdings, Inc.(“ARA”) today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares of common stock to be sold and the price range for the proposed offering hav...
SOURCE July 31, 2015 Cambridge Consultants, a company that has helped out many medical device manufacturers develop new healthcare products, is unveiling a new concept for printing diagnostic test strips. The goal is to allow clinicians and pharmacists to use inkjet printers to easily produce tests specific to the needs […]
Alzheimer disease (AD) is characterized by the accumulation of amyloid plaques, which are predominantly composed of amyloid-β peptide. Two principal physiological pathways either prevent or promote amyloid-β generation from its precursor, β-amyloi...
Resonance fluorescence arises from the interaction of an optical field with a two-level system, and has played a fundamental role in the development of quantum optics and its applications. Despite its conceptual simplicity, it entails a wide range of...
Dopamine neurons are thought to facilitate learning by comparing actual and expected reward. Despite two decades of investigation, little is known about how this comparison is made. To determine how dopamine neurons calculate prediction error, we com...
In all domains of life, DNA synthesis occurs bidirectionally from replication origins. Despite variable rates of replication fork progression, fork convergence often occurs at specific sites. Escherichia coli sets a ‘replication fork trap’ that a...
This study describes a new model of eukaryotic replication termination in which converging leading strands pass each other unhindered and the replicative DNA helicase is unloaded late, after all strands have been ligated.
Mike TroyChristopher Baldwin has been named president and COO at BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc., putting the former Hess Retail CEO in position to succeed Laura Sen as CEO of the 208 unit warehouse club chain. read more
CMI/Compas has been selected as a finalist for the 2015 PM360 Trailblazer Supplier of the Year award. King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) August 31, 2015 CMI/Compas has been selected as a finalist for the 2015 PM360 Trailblazer Supplier of the Year award. The agency, well-known for strategic partnerships across the industry as well as individual-level audience engagement services, steers over 400 multi-...
ALK's house dust mite pill wins EU nod
Eisai and Purdue link to develop insomnia drug
B-MS buys right to acquire Promedior in $1.25bn deal
Test Run of Software on a New DigitasLBi Project is First Step in Bringing Brands into the Project Collaboration Network Multimedia collaboration network Colaborator.com and digital advertising agency Digitas Health LifeBrands have announced a partnership on a new initiative to test run software that will integrate brands looking to fulfill their conte...
Since the Roe v. Wade decision, Ohio has been a trendsetter in passing laws that restrict abortion. That’s why it is especially unusual that in a small Ohio town just south of Cleveland, a new clinic that performs abortions opened its doors.
Dan BerthiaumeAmazon.com is reportedly doing some experimental tinkering with the two-day shipping guarantee for its paid Prime loyalty program. read more
Second Sight Medical Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYES) ("Second Sight" or "the Company"), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of implantable visual prosthetics to provide some useful vision to blind patients, today announced that the Company will present at the Rodman & Renshaw 17th Annual Global Investment Conference as follows: ...
GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: GLYC) announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a composition of matter patent (No. 9,109,002), entitled “E-Selectin Antagonist Compounds, Compositions and Methods of Use,” which provides coverage for the chemical structure of GlycoMimetics’ clinical product candidate GMI-1271. Based upon data from ...
SOURCE September 1, 2015 The team designed these physical casings through CAD program SolidWorks, creating three different prototypes, thus far. Using the EnvisionTEC Bioplotter 3D printer, which prints at a rapid pace and in multiple types of material, the enclosures were built with a defined form and an open inner […]
Lesley ThulinMondelēz International on Monday announced the eight startups selected to participate in its Shopper Futures program, an innovation initiative aimed at transforming the consumer retail experience. read more
Globus Medical, Inc. (NYSE:GMED), a leading musculoskeletal implant manufacturer, today announced that James R. Tobin has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Tobin served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Boston Scientific from March 1999 to July 2009 during which time the company’s revenues grew from more than $2...
The role of the stress-induced transcription factor ATF7 in immunity is largely unknown. Ishii and colleagues show that ATF7 represses select innate immunity–related genes, but activity is downregulated during the induction of macrophage memory.
The molecular mechanisms that lead to TH9 differentiation remain unclear. Chen and colleagues show that TGF-β- and IL-4-induced downregulation of the transcriptional repressor Id3 is required for TH9 differentiation.
T cells are normally dependent on TCR stimulation to be activated. Guo and colleagues now show that memory type 2 helper T cells can respond to interleukin 33 elicited by helminth infection in an TCR-independent way to induce eosinophilic inflammatio...
Hyprevention® receives CE Mark approval for Y-STRUT®, an implantable medical device designed to prevent hip fracture. Hyprevention® is now ready for commercial deployment in Europe. About Y-STRUT® Y-STRUT® is an implantable medical device indicated to prevent fractures of the proximal femur. It is intended to be used in two ...
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