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Tuesday 27th September 2016

Dr. Frederick D. Thurston Brings Mini Dental Implant Options to Haines City, FL Patients with Missing Teeth

Patients with missing teeth in Haines City, FL, can now turn to Dr. Frederick D. Thurston with Thurston Comprehensive Dental Center, for treatment with mini dental implants. Dr. Thurston is now accepting new patients who are in need of this treatment, and is pleased to offer his services while utilizing Cone Beam 3D imaging technology, with or without a referral. Haines City, FL (PRWEB) September ...

M2 Scientifics Introduces New CapTrack Sample Management Co-Bot

CapTrack is a post-analytical system that automates specimen tube capping and sample management. An increase in productivity and a reduction in safety risk is a reality with CapTrack. Holland, Michigan (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 M2 Scientifics, LLC of Holland, MI and Lab Improvements, LTD of Peterborough, ON have come together to announce the release of CapTrack ®, a portable benchtop automa...

Lajollacooks4u Launches New Blog

San Diego-based team building and cooking events company introduces a new modernized look (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 Lajollacooks4u announced earlier this month the launch of its new blog. With the help of team member, Sara Bostrand, its revamped look captures the essence of what this San Diego-based team building and cooking company is all about. The primary goal of this new blog is to be a r...

Dr. Mark Braasch, Aurora, CO Dentist, Now Offers New Patients Customized Dental Implant Restorations

Dr. Mark Braasch now accepts new patients without a referral for customized dental implant restorations. Dr. Braasch is a trusted dentist in Aurora, CO who is experienced in a variety of cosmetic treatments and services. Aurora, CO (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 Patients with missing teeth are now welcome to receive personalized dental implant restorations from Dr. Mark Braasch and his team at Meadow...

SDP/SI Adds Plastic Cam Followers to Their Vast Product Offering

Plastic Cam Followers Replace Costly Metal Cam Followers in Many Applications New Hyde Park, New York (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 Stock Drive Products/Sterling Instrument, a leader in comprehensive mechanical solutions for a wide variety of product applications has expanded their product offering with the introduction of a new series of Plastic Cam Followers. Cam Followers using plastic composite ...

Allen, TX Periodontist, Dr. Marco A. Cueva, Completes Continuing Education Course – Improves Patient Experience

Dr. Marco A. Cueva has recently completed Catalyst, a continuing education course from Progressive Dental designed to improve practice growth and the overall patient experience. Dr. Cueva is a leading periodontist in Allen, TX, who offers the latest in state-of-the-art techniques for dental implants at his practice. Allen, TX (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 Dr. Marco A. Cueva recently attended a conti...

Lilly to Present Latest Data for Taltz® (ixekizumab) in Psoriasis at the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Annual Congress

Lilly to Present Latest Data for Taltz® (ixekizumab) in Psoriasis at the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Annual Congress

Novartis' Ilaris wins three new FDA approvals

Immunotherapeutic expands in rare Periodic Fever Syndrome conditions

PSNC releases ‘spectacular’ data on pharmacy flu vaccinations

Community pharmacists in England have administered 150,000 influenza vaccinations in just over three weeks — nearly a quarter of the number achieved in the entire 2015-2016 campaign, according to statistics released by the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee.

Irritable bowel syndrome drug given green light for use in Europe

The European Commission has granted a marketing authorisation to a first-in-class treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) called eluxadoline (Truberzi) for use in the EU.

Improved production of propionic acid using genome shuffling

Traditionally derived from fossil fuels, biological production of propionic acid has recently gained interest. Propionibacterium species produce propionic acid, along other organic acids, as their main fermentation product. Production of other organic acids reduces propionic acid yield and productivity, pointing to by‐products gene‐knockout strategies as a logical solution to increase yield. H...

Camelid VHH affinity ligands enable separation of closely related biopharmaceuticals

Interest in new and diverse classes of molecules such as recombinant toxins, enzymes, and blood factors continues to grow for use a biotherapeutics. Compared to monoclonal antibodies, these novel drugs typically lack a commercially available affinity chromatography option, which leads to greater process complexity, longer development timelines, and poor platformability. To date, for both monoclona...

Sareum Holdings' chief says licensing deal with ProNai validates strategy

Analysis identifies lethal strain of anthrax the Soviets produced as bioweapon

On the first Monday in April, 1979, a wind blew south through a Siberian city called Sverdlovsk. A few days later, people and sheep began to die. Government officials said…

Senator urges FTC to step up investigation into maker of addiction treatment

Senator Ed Markey's request comes less than a week after 35 states filed an antitrust lawsuit accusing Indivior of engaging in a scheme to block generic competition.

Tackling the global superbug crisis

Last week, the United Nations General Assembly pledged to tackle the concerning rise in drug-resistant bacteria. UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon said antibiotic resistance was a “fundamental threat” to global health. In a declaration signed last Wednesday, all 193 member states agreed to combat the proliferation of antibiotic resistance. Over- and improper use has meant a growing number o...

World’s first baby born with novel three-parent embryo technique

The technique, in which scientists combine material from two women's eggs, could open a new frontier in reproductive medicine.

Singular Payments Teams Up With Troika Studio

Singular Payments, LLC has teamed up with Troika Studio to empower clients with flat fee custom marketing and design services in addition to custom flat rate payment processing. Saint Augustine, FL (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 Singular Payments, LLC., the only payment processor in the industry focused on true custom flat rate credit card processing is excited to announce their new partnership with ...

Humira biosimilar rights returned to Momenta by Baxalta’s new owner

Shire has exercised its right to terminate its collaboration agreement with US biotech firm Momenta Pharmaceuticals…

Comedian Wendy Liebman to Host Second Annual FSH Society Ghostly Gala to Benefit Muscular Dystrophy Research

Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the Cicada Club in Los Angeles Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 Join comedian Wendy Liebman, and other celebrities, at the Second Annual Ghostly Gala in Los Angeles to benefit the FSH Society and raise funds for muscular dystrophy research. The event is open to the public and all net proceeds benefit the FSH Society, an award-winning non-profit and global leader i...

Separating hope from hype in the latest cancer treatment ‘revolution’

There's hope that a new class of immunotherapies could revolutionize cancer treatment. But there are also a lot of questions. We separate hope from hype.

Breaking Down Restrictions

For many years, the standard plan for treating hepatitis C infections called for excluding active drug users. Experts at the 5th International Symposium on Hepatitis Care in Substance Users who recently met in Oslo, aim to revise what is considered standard care. New research was discussed at the symposium, specifically a series of studies by …

Experimental Zika Virus DNA Vaccines Protective in Monkeys

NewsMonkeys were shielded from the Zika infection after two doses.Contributed Author: 

Shoreline Periodontics Celebrates Self Improvement Month – Accepts New Gum Recession Patients for Minimally-Invasive Treatment

This September, Drs. Gregory A. Toback and Marianne Urbanski, with Shoreline Periodontics, celebrate Self Improvement Month by educating patients with gum recession in Westerly, RI, on the symptoms and treatments of receding gums. Respected periodontists, Drs. Toback and Urbanski are now offering the revolutionary Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique without a referral in order to tackle gum rece...

Celltex Clients Address FDA During Two-Day Hearing on Stem Cell Regulation

Clients of Houston-based biotechnology company, Celltex Therapeutics Corporation, addressed FDA officials at two-day hearing, sharing personal testimonies of how stem cell therapy, using adult stem cells isolated, extracted and expanded by Celltex, improved their lives. HOUSTON (PRWEB) September 27, 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has concluded its much-anticipated hearing on the...

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