Wednesday November 22, 2017 06:01

Food and Healthcare Press Releases

Covaris Introduces the 96 oneTUBE-10 AFA Plate for Improved NGS Workflows Heathcare—15 Nov 17

Today, Covaris Inc. announced the release of the 96 oneTUBE-10 AFA Plate, which enables scalable and simplified workflows by leveraging Covaris' gold standard focused-acoustic technology to meet rapidly increasing Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) demands

2018 Empire State Building Run-Up Lottery Registration Opens on November 14, Heathcare—15 Nov 17

Runners must enter by December 10 for a chance to participate in the 41st Annual Run-Up on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) today announced that lottery registration for the 2018 Empire State

Alpinion Medical Systems Launches E-CUBE 8, the New Ultrasound Diagnostic Heathcare—15 Nov 17

One of South Korea's global medical device manufacturers, Alpinion Medical Systems introduced its new E-CUBE 8, the latest and last addition to the E-CUBE lineup. The E-CUBE 8 is a smart, reliable product that ensures high performance with outstanding

Photo Release: The Royal Danish Embassy and Novo Nordisk Pharma (Thailand) Co., Ltd launch the Heathcare—14 Nov 17

On the 5th November 2017, right after the WDD event at the Vachirabenjatas Park (Suan Rot Fai Park) . Mr.Uffe Wolffhechel, the ambassador of the Royal Danish Embassy, Thailand (right) together with Mr.Mihai Irimescu, General Manager of Novo Nordisk

Stryker announces publication of the DAWN(TM) Trial results in the New England Journal of Heathcare—14 Nov 17

The New England Journal of Medicine published the results of the DAWN Trial, the first to provide compelling evidence in treating late window and wake-up stroke patients with mechanical thrombectomy. Currently, less than one in 10 patients suffering from

UMIT Professor Uwe Siebert Receives SMDM Award and Becomes SMDM President Heathcare—14 Nov 17

At the 39th Annual Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM) Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, Professor Uwe Siebert received the SMDM Award for Distinguished Service and was inaugurated as 2017-2018 SMDM President. (Photo:

Johnson Johnson Innovation Launches Digital Beauty QuickFire Challenge to Tackle some of the Heathcare—14 Nov 17

Johnson & Johnson Innovation LLC, in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., today announced the launch of the Digital Beauty QuickFire Challenge. The challenge will encourage start-up companies to create the most novel,

Kaneka Nutrients announces The International Coenzyme Q10 Association Ninth Scientific Heathcare—14 Nov 17

The International Coenzyme Q10 Association (ICQA; http://icqaproject.org/ ) is a non-profit organization that fosters basic and applied biomedical research on Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10). Their mission is to advance knowledge on basic biochemistry and molecular

Merck Receives FDA Approval for New GONAL-f(R) Prefilled Pen Heathcare—14 Nov 17

- New pen is easy-to-learn and easy-to-use, supporting the one in six couples affected by infertility in the U.S.[1] - Insights of patients, nurses and doctors helped to evolve the product Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced

GENOMICA Receives Authorization for the Commercialization of its Diagnostic Kits and Instruments in Heathcare—14 Nov 17

GENOMICA, a leading molecular diagnostics company belonging to the PharmaMar Group (MCE: PHM), has announced that it has received authorization in South Korea for commercializing CLART(R) in vitro diagnostic kits together with the autoclart(R) plus

Merck and International Diabetes Federation Partner to Help Address Global Type 2 Diabetes Heathcare—13 Nov 17

The information contained in this release is not appropriate for audiences in the USA and Canada - Focus on education and awareness-raising initiatives to facilitate prevention of type 2 diabetes - Partnership activities include online course for

Merck#s Consumer Health Leads Debate on Preparing Gen Z for 100 Healthy Heathcare—07 Nov 17

- New whitepaper from Consumer Health business shines light on preparing the young generation for living 100 healthy years - Whitepaper focuses on the importance to adopt good health habits early on to prevent chronic conditions later in life -

Switching to Tresiba(R) is Highly Cost-effective and Cost-saving in a Real-world Heathcare—06 Nov 17

A new analysis of real-world data has shown that switching to Tresiba(R) (insulin degludec) is highly cost-effective and cost-saving for the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, respectively.[1] The analysis was presented today at the International

New US Study Reveals Key Reasons why Millions of People with Obesity are not Receiving Adequate Heathcare—01 Nov 17

Despite increasing recognition of obesity as a disease, many barriers to effective care remain Few of the more than 90 million Americans with obesity are seeking and receiving long-term obesity care, according to new data from the Awareness, Care and

Khon Kaen Hospital to open first breast cancer centre in Isan Wacoal helps raise funds for medical Heathcare—31 Oct 17

Unlike the residents of Bangkok which has been the centre of progress in all aspects including medicine, many people in the provinces are unable to access fully-equipped medical facilities for effective, integrated treatment of illnesses. This is the

Launch of New Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC) Global Charter Heathcare—31 Oct 17

A multi-stakeholder initiative setting out 10 goals to change the future of advanced breast cancer by 2025 The Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC) Global Alliance has launched the ABC Global Charter[i] , a bold new initiative setting out 10 clear goals to

Long-term Aspirin use Reduces the Incidence of Digestive Cancers by up to 47%, Study Presented at Heathcare—31 Oct 17

The long-term use of aspirin has been shown to significantly reduce the incidence of digestive cancers, new research presented today at the 25th UEG Week have found[1]. In a study involving over 600,000 people, researchers compared patients who were

INSIGHTEC#s Exablate Neuro Named Best Medical Technology at Esteemed Prix Galien Awards Heathcare—30 Oct 17

INSIGHTEC , the leader in MR-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS), has been awarded Best Medical Technology for Exablate Neuro by The Galien Foundation. Exablate Neuro is an innovative medical technology that uses focused ultrasound coupled with MR

INSIGHTEC Receives FDA Approval to Initiate Pivotal Study of Exablate Neuro for the Treatment of Heathcare—27 Oct 17

INSIGHTEC, the world leader of MR-guided Focused Ultrasound announced today that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to initiate a pivotal study of the Exablate Neuro for treating dyskinesia symptoms or motor

Mindray Receives CE Marking Approval for HIV and HBV CLIA Test Kits Heathcare—25 Oct 17

Mindray is the first and only Chinese medical device company to have passed the assessment of the European Directive 98/79/EC (IVDD) for List A tests. Mindray announced it has received CE Marking certificates issued by TUV SUD, a global certification

Low-Sugar and GMO-Free are Top Factors When Deciding What to Eat or Drink, Show GfK Heathcare—25 Oct 17

Nearly half of consumers report that "low sugar or sugar-free" and "free from GMO ingredients" are very or extremely important factors when deciding which food or beverage product to eat or drink. These factors top the list, just ahead of factors such as

Photo Release: Verita Health MahaNakhon Welcomes International Women#s Club Heathcare—24 Oct 17

Mr. Julian Andriesz (3rd left), Founder & CEO of Verita Healthcare Group, recently hosted members of the International Women's Club (IWC) at Verita Health MahaNakhon for a tea-time talk on "Prevention is Better than the Cure" to provide information

RSPO#s Continuous Commitment to Protecting Rainforests and Promoting Sustainable Heathcare—20 Oct 17

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), in collaboration with a group of retailers, organized its campaign based on the theme of "Say Yes to Sustainable Palm Oil" in City Shop, Beijing on August 10th and later in Rainbow Shop, Shenzhen on August

ACC Calls Upon Global Leaders To Take Action Against IARC Over Deliberate Manipulation Of Heathcare—20 Oct 17

Cal Dooley, President and CEO of the American Chemistry Council (ACC) issued the following statement on the Reuters investigation into the International Agency for Cancer Research's (IARC) controversial Monograph 112. "Today's Reuters report