Health Care/Hospital

"Touch Your Heart, Donate for Love" Blood Drive Enrolls Corporates

Daphne Joins Hands With Touchmedia To Help Shanghai Blood Bank SHANGHAI, Oct.26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jointly launched by Touchmedia and the Shanghai Blood Center, the "Touch Your Heart, Donate for Love" Blood Drive campaign has expanded from warm-hearted individuals to warm-hearted corporations....

2012-10-26 18:52 1220

Anesthesia Equipment and Associated Peripherals: Advanced, Patient-Friendly Devices Will Sustain Market Growth in Europe, States Frost & Sullivan

Limited spending places responsibility on manufacturers to develop innovative and cost-effective offerings LONDON, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Limited hospital spending and lengthy equipment replacement spans are slowing down growth rates in the European anesthesia equipment and associated peri...

2012-10-26 02:56 875

Cross Match Technologies Undoubtedly Offers the Highest Value to Customers in the North American Biometrics Market, Says Frost & Sullivan

The company has edged out competition by its steadfast focus on providing products with unparalleled quality for specific end-user applications MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the biometrics market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Cross Match Techn...

2012-10-25 20:15 649

Absence of Alternative Therapies for Psoriatic Arthritis Signifies a Vast Untouched Market, Finds Frost & Sullivan

Pharmaceutical companies need to introduce safe and effective therapies for patients that do not respond to TNF inhibitors MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors are currently the only therapeutic class available to psoriatic arthritis (PsA) pa...

2012-10-25 19:50 541

ABRAXANE(R) Demonstrates Significant Improvement in Progression-Free Survival Compared to Standard Chemotherapy in Advanced Melanoma Patients

MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialised Therapeutics Australia Pty Ltd today announced that abstracts for the upcoming Society for Melanoma Research meeting have been published online in the organization's official journal at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/pcmr.12...

2012-10-25 19:30 809

Policy Makers Join the Call for the Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation-Related Strokes to be Made a National Healthcare Priority

Urgent Need to Reduce the Devastating Personal and Economic Impact of these Severe Strokes BRUSSELS, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Ahead of World Stroke Day 2012 (October 29), European Policy Makers have joined over 90 Medical and Patient Organisations, and more than 100,000 people, in supporting ...

2012-10-25 09:45 1198

Policy Makers Join the Call for the Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation-Related Strokes to be Made a National Healthcare Priority

Urgent Need to Reduce the Devastating Personal and Economic Impact of these Severe Strokes BRUSSELS, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ahead of World Stroke Day 2012 (October 29), European and Malaysian Policy Makers have joined over 90 Medical and Patient Organisations, and more than 100,000 people,...

2012-10-25 09:45 974

DSP and Takeda Announce the Acceptance of the European Medicines Agency Submission of an Atypical Antipsychotic Agent Lurasidone

OSAKA, Japan, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co., Ltd. ("DSP") (Headquarters: Osaka, Japan) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") (Headquarters: Osaka, Japan) today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has confirmed the acceptance for review o...

2012-10-25 08:00 981

Harvest Technologies Corporation Files Patent Infringement Complaint against ThermoGenesis Corporation

PLYMOUTH, Mass., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Technologies Corporation (Harvest) announced that it filed a patent infringement complaint on October 24, 2012 in the US District Court of Delaware against ThermoGenesis Corporation (ThermoGenesis). The complaint alleges that ThermoGenesis' Re...

2012-10-25 07:32 794

Chindex International, Inc. to Report Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2012

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chindex International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHDX), an American health care company providing health care services in China through the operations of United Family Healthcare, a network of private primary care hospitals and affiliated ambulatory clinics, today an...

2012-10-25 04:01 875

TPI to Host First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2013 Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. ET

CHENGDU, China, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. (NYSE Amex: TPI), a pharmaceutical company that specializes in patented biopharmaceutical medicine, modernized traditional Chinese medicine (mTCM), branded generics and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API), today annou...

2012-10-25 01:03 622

China Biologic Receives GMP Certificate for Human Coagulation Factor VIII to Start Commercial Manufacturing This Month

BEIJING, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Biologic Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBPO, "China Biologic" or the "Company"), a leading fully integrated plasma-based biopharmaceutical company in China, today announced that its indirectly owned subsidiary, Shandong Taibang Biological Products Co....

2012-10-24 21:00 766

Frost & Sullivan Lauds Ziehm Imaging's Rapid Market Share Gain in the Mobile Surgical C-Arm Market for Private Hospitals

Use of demonstrative C-arm devices serves as a key feature of the company's branding and promotion strategy CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent research on the mobile surgical C-arm market, Frost & Sullivan Best Practice presents Ziehm Imaging SA with the 20...

2012-10-24 20:13 1014

Hearing & Wellness Day, 27th Oct 2012 Singapore: The Hearing Solution Group

SINGAPORE, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hearing Solution Group's Hearing & Wellness will be held on the 27th of October from 10am to 4pm at the Singapore Management University (SMU) Administration building, level 4. This event features the latest hearing technologies for hearing impaired people...

2012-10-24 16:32 1020

Central and Eastern Europe Emerge as Strong Bases for Electronic Manufacturing Service Providers, Finds Frost & Sullivan

With its promise of even greater cost savings, China threatens to burst the bubble of CEE's EMS providers LONDON, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cost reduction is the most important driver for the outsourcing market. The electronics manufacturing services (EMS) model yields an average of 10% to 15...

2012-10-24 16:00 834

Pfizer Donates Vials of Factor IX to the World Federation of Hemophilia to Help Developing Countries

MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pfizer Hemophilia is donating more than 35 million IUs of its recombinant factor IX therapy to the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) to help hemophilia B patients in underserved regions of the world. "This donation has the potential to impact people livi...

2012-10-24 12:01 1043

Earnings Forecast Reports: SUPERVALU, Freeport-McMoRan, American International Group, Abbott, Merck, and Micron

VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- EarningForecast.com has issued consensus earnings forecast reports and Equity Research for the following companies: SUPERVALU (NYSE:SVU), Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX), American International Group (NYSE:AIG), Abbott (NYSE:ABT), Merck (NYSE:MRK), and Micron (NA...

2012-10-23 21:05 928

Today's Market Focus: Peabody Energy, SunTrust, Abbott, Alcoa, Weatherford, and Fifth Third Bancorp

VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU), SunTrust (NYSE:STI), Abbott (NYSE:ABT), Alcoa (NYSE:AA), Weatherford (NYSE:WFT), and Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB). (Logo: http...

2012-10-23 20:59 626

Care Show China 2012 to Open in October

SHANGHAI, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Population ageing is a global trend - China became an ageing society 10 years ago. There were over 185 million Chinese aged over 60 (13.7% of the total population) in 2011, but this will rise to an estimated 300 million in 2014. This demographic process will c...

2012-10-23 13:13 1529

Care Show China 2012 to Open in October

SHANGHAI, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Population ageing is a global trend - China became an ageing society 10 years ago. There were over 185 million Chinese aged over 60 (13.7% of the total population) in 2011, but this will rise to an estimated 300 million in 2014. This demographic process will c...

2012-10-23 14:42 719