Thursday August 24, 2017 07:54

Food and Healthcare Press Releases

Swift Announces the Highest Throughput Single-Cell Methyl-Seq Library Preparation Heathcare—11 Aug 17

Study published in Science magazine demonstrates how epigenetic markers can identify cell subtypes and regulatory elements that drive cellular diversity Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for next-generation

Making it Easier to Understand Nutrition Labels Heathcare—10 Aug 17

The Nutrition Facts label can provide you with lots of useful information—as long as you know how to read it correctly. Reading nutrition labels can be a challenge, because it always seems confusing and complicated. Oftentimes, you are discouraged

Merck and Baylor College of Medicine Advance Vaccine Development and Manufacturing for Neglected Heathcare—09 Aug 17

- Collaboration furthers both parties' commitment to advance research and development for neglected diseases - Agreement focuses on optimizing vaccine process development and formulation and exchanging know-how Merck , a leading science and technology

NICE Recommends Erbitux(R) in Combination with Platinum-Based Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Heathcare—08 Aug 17

- Decision secures access to Erbitux(R) for new patients in England with oral cavity tumors - All patients currently receiving Erbitux(R) will have continued access Merck, a leading science and technology company, announced today that the National

European Patent Office to Grant Merck#s Patent Application for CRISPR Heathcare—03 Aug 17

- Patent application covers integration of an external DNA sequence into the chromosome of eukaryotic cells using CRISPR - Related patent application recently awarded in Australia; similar patents pending in other countries, favourable outcomes

Hoshi Corporation Successfully Develops 3 Types of Made-in-Japan Health Food Supplements with Heathcare—01 Aug 17

Hoshi Corporation, a cosmetic, quasi-drug and health food supplement manufacturer headquartered in Japan, has developed three types of health food supplements that are safe and secure. Based on our production philosophy of safe and high-quality product

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Announces Global Agreement to Make B.R.A.H.M.S PCT Assay Available to Heathcare—01 Aug 17

Assay plays key role in aiding clinicians in the assessment and treatment of sepsis and septic shock Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (Ortho), a global leader of in vitro diagnostics, today announced a strategic relationship with B.R.A.H.M.S GmbH, part of

Cardinal Health Completes Acquisition of Medtronic#s Patient Recovery Heathcare—31 Jul 17

Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Medtronic's Patient Care, Deep Vein Thrombosis and Nutritional Insufficiency business for $6.1 billion. The acquisition was funded with a combination of $4.5 billion in

LEO Pharma Ranks Second in Global Clinical Trials Transparency Audit Heathcare—31 Jul 17

New top 50 list ranks LEO Pharma in second position, leading the global pharma industry in commitments to increase access to clinical trials information (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130221/595427 ) The AllTrials audit on clinical trial

2017 Cigna 360 degree Well-being Survey - Positive Aspects of Working Overseas Often Overshadowed Heathcare—27 Jul 17

- Globally mobile individuals perceive themselves as worse-off than individuals who reside in their home country and have not taken overseas assignments - Family time and support are major concerns - Many worry about the financial consequence and

Pan Rajdhevee Group Unveils Pan Acne Formula Three Lotion, the Worlds First Acne Solution Heathcare—26 Jul 17

Pan Rajdhevee Group, Thailand's leading cosmeceutical brand, pushed forth in continuously developing skincare innovations and introduced "Pan Acne Formula Three Lotion," the ultimate acne solution without relying on any medicine. The solution targets

ViiV Healthcare Announces Superior Efficacy of Dolutegravir Versus Lopinavir/Ritonavir in Heathcare—26 Jul 17

DAWNING study modified to allow patients the opportunity to receive dolutegravir-based regimens ViiV Healthcare, the global specialist HIV company, majority owned by GSK, with Pfizer Inc. and Shionogi Limited as shareholders, today announced positive

Unique concept of MDx, Seegene Random Access System, announced at AACC Heathcare—26 Jul 17

Seegene Inc. (096530.KQ), the world's leading developer of multiplex molecular diagnostics technologies and assays, is to present its unique Seegene Random Access System (the "System") at the 69th AACC Annual Clinical Lab Expo in San Diego, CA, from July

U.S. FDA Determines Celliant(R) Responsive Textile Products Meet Criteria as Medical Devices and Heathcare—25 Jul 17

- Celliant-engineered products clinically proven to promote increased localized blood flow - FDA determination to usher in new era of performance fabrics, responsive textiles Hologenix, LLC, maker of Celliant , the world's most advanced, clinically

PerkinElmer Launches VICTOR(R) Nivo(TM) Multimode Plate Reader Heathcare—25 Jul 17

Multiple Detection Modes and Intuitive Software Help to Simplify and Accelerate Disease Research and Drug Discovery PerkinElmer, Inc. , a global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world, announced on July 24 (US-time) the launch of its new

EMA#s CHMP Issues Positive Opinion for Avelumab for the Treatment of Metastatic Merkel Cell Heathcare—24 Jul 17

- If approved, avelumab could be the first immunotherapy treatment indicated for this rare and aggressive skin cancer in the EU - Decision by the EC is expected in the third quarter of 2017 Merck and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced that the

Do you know new repellent technology INSECT SHIELD was now launched in Heathcare—21 Jul 17

INSECT SHIELD was developed in USA since 1996 at a request by US Military to terminate Lyme Disease brought by Ticks. As a result of 7 years testing and experiments, now US Army and Marine adopts INSECT SHIELD technology to their uniforms. INSECT SHIELD

Cenegermin Eye Drops Receive European Union Approval: The First Biotechnological Drug Resulting Heathcare—21 Jul 17

- Behind the development of cenegermin are decades of Italian research, stemming from the studies of Rita Levi Montalcini, winner of the Nobel Prize in Medicine for the discovery of the nerve growth factor (NGF). - In 2015, the product was designated as

Global Health Services Company Cigna Acquires Zurich Insurance Middle Heathcare—12 Jul 17

Cigna launches new phase of operations as the premier provider of health and wellness services to Individuals, Employers and Government entities across the Middle East Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI), a global health services company, today announced the

ALK - Five-year GRAZAX(R) Asthma Prevention (GAP) Trial Reveals Benefits of Early Treatment Heathcare—07 Jul 17

- The disease modifying property of GRAZAX(R) (SQ(R) grass SLIT-tablet) resulted in long-term effect on allergic rhinoconjunctivitis (ARC) and prevented asthma symptoms, even two years after end of treatment in children with grass pollen ARC and no

Merck Awards EUR1.25 Million to Research Projects Through its 2017 Grant for Fertility Innovation Heathcare—05 Jul 17

- The company is committed to driving innovation through evolving the product portfolio and investing in potential breakthrough research Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced its commitment to award EUR1.25 million to research

UMIT Private University for Health Sciences Medical Informatics and Technology: Results of a Heathcare—04 Jul 17

A simulation study published in BMC Public Health by researchers of the Tyrolean Health and Life Sciences University UMIT, the Oncotyrol center, the Medical University of Innsbruck and the University of Toronto highlights optimized use of prostate cancer

New Analysis Reveals First-Line Treatment Data on SIR-Spheres(R) Y-90 Resin Microspheres for Heathcare—03 Jul 17

SIRFLOX and FOXFIRE Global findings suggest that adding liver-directed Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) to standard first-line chemotherapy may improve overall survival in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients with right-sided primary

Novo Nordisk to Present 35 Abstracts at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Heathcare—03 Jul 17

Novo Nordisk announced today that data from 35 abstracts will be presented at the upcoming International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) congress from 8-13 July, in Germany. This data will be featured across posters, abstracts and oral