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PCI Security Standards Council Publishes New Standard for Contactless Payments WAKEFIELD, Mass. -Saturday 7 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published a new data security standard for solutions that enable merchants to accept contactless payments using a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) mobile device (e.g., smartphone or tablet) with near-field communication (NFC)....

Edoardo Rizzi, Former Viavi and TekComms Leader, Joins Empirix Leadership Team -Tuesday 5 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empirix® Inc., a leader in network test automation and service and application performance visibility today announced that Edoardo Rizzi has been appointed SVP, Product Management and Marketing. Prior to his appointment, Rizzi held leadership roles at Viavi/JDSU, Trendium, and...

Update of Summary of Product Characteristics for Nuwiq® includes data on effective bleed protection with... -Monday 30 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Octapharma announced today that the European Medicines Agency has authorised an updated Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) for Nuwiq® that includes information on personalised prophylaxis in patients with haemophilia A. The updated SmPC can be accessed at...

Quake Global Launches Global LTE as the Latest Innovation for Our Best-Selling Products, QPRO™ and Q4000™ -Tuesday 17 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quake Global, Inc. is excited to announce the availability of global LTE in our best-selling products, QPRO™ and Q4000™, which both come with bi-directional and dual-mode communication protocols over global satellite and cellular networks. Q4000 and QPRO are now...

Professional Testing Corporation® (PTC) Selects Prometric for Global Examination Administration -Wednesday 11 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following a competitive procurement process, Professional Testing Corporation® (PTC) has selected Prometric® as their partner for the global administration of PTC client programs. Under the terms of this multi-year agreement, PTC clients will have access to Prometric’s more...

Octapharma Present New Data on the Benefits Of Nuwiq® In Patients With Haemophilia A at the International... -Monday 8 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Octapharma announced today that new data on the benefits of Nuwiq® in patients with haemophilia A were presented during a scientific symposium at the 27th International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) Congress in Melbourne, Australia. The symposium, entitled...

Octapharma communicates an update on the development of SubQ-8, a novel subcutaneous recombinant FVIII, at ISTH 2019 -Sunday 7 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Octapharma announced that an update on the clinical development plan and pre-clinical data with SubQ-8 were presented today in a scientific symposium at the 27th International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) Congress in Melbourne, Australia. SubQ-8 combines...

Octapharma to Present New Data on Management of People with Haemophilia A or von Willebrand Disease at ISTH 2019 -Wednesday 3 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- New scientific data on Octapharma’s Haematology portfolio will be presented at the upcoming 27th Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), taking place in Melbourne, Australia, from 6 to 10 July 2019. Five abstracts have been accepted for...

DVCOM and DrayTek Conclude Their 7th Edition of DrayTek Channel Champs -Sunday 16 June 2019  

One of the most exciting annual events in the networking space, DrayTek Channel Champs recently concluded its 7th edition. Organized by prominent Taiwan-based networking solutions provider, DrayTek in association with their master distributors in GCC, DVCOM Technology, the competition commenced...

WIN 2019 Symposium: WINnovation and Global Deployment of Precision Oncology -Saturday 18 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 11th WIN Symposium in Precision Oncology will be held in Paris, France on June 23-24, 2019. ASCO® endorsed for the past 11 years, the WIN symposium will deliver an exciting line-up of speakers in Paris (France) on June 23-24, 2019 to discuss Innovation and Global...

Comprehensive Tumor Profiling Promises New Therapeutic Options for Patients with Advanced Cancer -Monday 22 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Published in Nature Medicine* today, results of WINTHER, the first study pioneered by the WIN Consortium** - - Genomic and transcriptomic profiling expands precision cancer medicine: the WINTHER trial - shows that RNA profiling together with DNA testing matches more...

CFA Institute Selects Prometric to Complete Digital Transition of CFA® Program Level I in 2021 -Wednesday 6 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following a comprehensive procurement process, CFA Institute, the global association of investment management professionals, has selected Prometric®, the global leader in service excellence for the testing and assessment industry, as its primary vendor for the transition of...

Settlement of the Dispute between the Republic of Guinea and BSG Resources -Tuesday 26 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Republic of Guinea and Nysco, the 100% shareholder of BSG Resources ("BSGR") (together "the parties"), jointly announce the settlement of their dispute over mining concessions and licenses in the Republic of Guinea (“Guinea”). Following this agreement, BSGR...

Australia Emerges as a Leading Innovator for Agriculture 4.0 -Thursday 21 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Australia’s long and distinguished history in agricultural research is cementing its position as a global hub for agriculture and food technology. Driven by a variety of climates and ecosystems, a stable and favourable business environment, and connectivity with the...

Dentons Global Chairman and Global Chief Executive Officer Re-Elected -Tuesday 20 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dentons, the world's largest law firm, announced today that Joseph Andrew and Elliott Portnoy have been re-elected to three-year terms as Global Chairman and Global Chief Executive Officer, respectively. They have led the firm together since its formation in March...

CommScope to Acquire ARRIS:  ... -Tuesday 13 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CommScope (NASDAQ: COMM), a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, has agreed to acquire ARRIS International plc (NASDAQ: ARRS), a global leader in entertainment and communications solutions, in an all-cash transaction for $31.75 per share, or a...

GE’s AffinityTM: The first civil supersonic engine in 55 years – launching a new era of efficient... -Wednesday 17 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- At a press conference with Aerion Corporation today, GE Aviation announced that it has completed the initial design of the first supersonic engine purpose-built for business jets. This new engine class, revealed today as GE’s AffinityTM turbofan, is optimized with proven GE...

QConnect - The Most Intelligent, Global, Ultra-Compact, Rugged Communication Device -Thursday 16 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quake Global, Inc. (QUAKE), a leading provider of solutions to the global IoT market, announced the launch of their advanced telematics device, QConnect™. The Ultra-compact QConnect integrates with fixed and mobile assets for real-time tracking, monitoring and control...

Banyan Biomarkers Announces Publication of ALERT-TBI Clinical Study Results in The Lancet Neurology -Thursday 26 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Banyan Biomarkers, Inc., a pioneer in developing biomarkers for traumatic brain injury (TBI), today announced the publication of the results for the ALERT-TBI study, an international, multicenter clinical trial utilizing the Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator® (Banyan BTI™). The...

Octapharma announces approval of new Nuwiq® product strengths in Europe, increasing dosing flexibility for patients... -Monday 18 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Octapharma announced today that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has approved an extension of marketing authorisation for its human cell line-derived recombinant factor VIII (rFVIII) product, Nuwiq®. New single dose vial strengths of 2500, 3000 and 4000 International Units...