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  • ContextVision Introduces New Mammography and Next-Generation Interventional Radiology Solutions at ECR 2011

    Austria: ContextVision, the software imaging partner for the most recognized medical imaging manufacturers worldwide, today introduced two innovative solutions at the 2011 European Congress of Radiology (ECR). A mammography solution addresses current limitations of x-ray image diagnosis for the detection of breast cancer, while the interventional radiology solution helps achieve superior, real-time images with the […]

    No Touch Breast Scan

    Cipla, one of the leading pharmaceutical companies from India, launched a breakthrough screening technology in India today called the ‘No Touch Breast Scan (NTBS);’ the first-ever painless, non-invasive and radiation-free breast scanning technique for detecting breast cancer at an early stage. As of today, 1 in every 22 women in India is expected to be […]

    Online Publication of a Special Issue of Nature Reviews in Clinical Oncology Dedicated to Personalized Medicine and Sharing Concepts

    France : Successful personalized cancer care requires a global collaborative effort so that diverse populations of cancer patients have the opportunity to participate in clinical trials and are treated with the latest innovative drugs which target the products of the abnormal genes which cause cancer. Because these aberrant genes can vary from one patient’s cancer […]

    Derrington Named President and COO at MPI Research

    United States : MPI Research, the largest single-site preclinical contract research organization worldwide, was pleased to announce that Tim Derrington is joining MPI Research as President and Chief Operating Officer, effective March 7, 2011. Derrington brings a wealth of international operational and industry leadership, experience, and specific knowledge for maximizing operational performance, business development, and […]

    Covidien Launches New Global Packaging

    United States: Covidien , a leading global provider of healthcare products, has announced the launch of unified packaging that leverages “One look. One Covidien.” The new packaging unites the Company’s mission and brand, strengthening its recognition among customers, the healthcare community and the public. The new packaging will be unveiled in a rolling launch that […]

    Tea improves brain power

    According to the latest study, natural ingredients found in a cup of tea can improve brain power and increase alertness. Researchers looked at the effect of key chemicals found in tea on the mental performance of 44 young volunteers. The effects of these ingredients, an amino acid called L-theanine – which is also found in […]

    Major Clinical Trial Investigates Intraoperative Defibrillator Testing While Using BIOTRONIK Home Monitoring for Continuous Therapy Surveillance

    Berlin : BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG has announced the start of the NORDIC ICD clinical trial. The first implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) patients were enrolled by its coordinating clinical investigator, Prof. Dr. Dietmar Bänsch at the University Hospital of Rostock and the investigator Dr. Stefan Kuster at the DRK Hospital of Mölln/Ratzeburg. “Intraoperative defibrillation […]

    Quintiles Supports Samsung’s Entry into Biopharma Market Through Joint Venture

    United States: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world’s largest electronics company, and its affiliated companies (“Samsung”) have entered into a strategic partnership with Quintiles, the world’s leading pharmaceutical services company, to support Samsung’s entry into the biopharmaceuticals market, Quintiles announced today. Under an agreement signed last week, Quintiles will make a minority 10% investment of […]

    International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk: Millions of Overweight People Unaware of Cardiometabolic Dangers

    Argentina : Experts meeting at the 2nd International Congress on Abdominal Obesity (ICAO) has issued a warning that millions of individuals around the globe are at risk from the cardiometabolic consequences of being overweight. Worryingly, the experts suggest that these people are not being identified by their doctors. The International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk (ICCR) […]

    Volk’s Merlin Surgical View System Conjures up Superior Imaging

    Mumbai: Volk Optical’s new Merlin Surgical System provides precise control of non-contact lens position and focus for clear, crisp views during vitreoretinal surgery. Adaptable to any surgical microscope, with Volk’s new ROLS®(Infinity) reinverter, and the choice of three lenses, the modular Merlin system is the most advanced method for non contact retinal viewing. The Merlin […]