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LP3 Network Launches Comprehensive eLearning Program for the Hormonal Health Practitioner AVENTURA, Fla. -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Considering the fundamental value for further education on hormonal health, LP3 Network is excited to announce its new partnership with the Institute for Hormonal Health™ (IHH) as the exclusive global distributor of the IHH Educational Program™ – An Integrative Approach...

Endovascular Simulation Specialist Mentice Appoints Chief Clinical Officer -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mentice, the world leading provider of endovascular performance solutions, today announced the appointment of Dr. David J. Ballard as Chief Clinical Officer and Executive Vice President of the Mentice Group. Dr. Ballard was previously appointed an independent member of the...

Virsec Honored with Two 2018 ASTORS Homeland Security Awards -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Virsec, a cybersecurity company delivering a radically new approach to protect against advanced targeted attacks, today announced it has been recognized by American Security Today’s Homeland Security Awards. The Virsec Security Platform received both a Gold Award for Best...

New GSMA Intelligence Research Reveals Consumer Views on 5G and the Future of Devices -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GSMA Intelligence, the research and consulting arm of the GSMA, has published the initial results of its latest Consumer Survey, providing a wealth of insight on consumer technology adoption trends set to shape the industry over the coming years. The new data forms the basis of...

Barbara D’Amato Joins TriLinc Board of Advisors as a Senior Advisor -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- TriLinc Global, LLC (“TriLinc”) announced today that Barbara D’Amato, CEO and Strategy Director of Trilogy Brands Group, has joined the TriLinc Board of Advisors as a senior advisor to the firm and its funds which have invested over $1 billion. “Barbara brings a...

R&D biopharmaceutical industry embraces NEW Code of Practice to boost business integrity worldwide -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The new Code of Practice of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA) came into effect on 1 January 2019. The 2019 Code is marked by two important changes. First, it bans gifts and promotional aids (so-called “goodies”) for...

Asian Countries Dominate When It Comes to Passport Power in 2019 -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Japan goes into the new year holding 1st place on the Henley Passport Index, with citizens enjoying visa-free/visa-on-arrival access to 190 destinations. In a further display of Asian passport power, Singapore and South Korea now sit in joint 2nd place, with access to 189...

Takeda Completes Acquisition of Shire, Becoming a Global, Values-Based, R&D-Driven Biopharmaceutical Leader -Wednesday 9 January 2019

8 months from deal announcement to deal close Strong shareholder support with high approval rates on Takeda (89.1%) and Shire (99.8%) Integration planning well underway (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced the...

IBC2019 Technical Papers Submission is Now Open -Wednesday 9 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today that the call for Technical Papers is now open for the IBC2019 Conference. IBC is world-renowned for the quality, timeliness and innovative subject matter of its Technical Papers. The event is an excellent opportunity for forward-thinking technologists...

Andersen Tax Expands in Turkey -Wednesday 9 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce an expanded presence in Turkey as local member firm, Andersen Tax, opens a fifth office in the city of Denizli in January. Andersen Tax in Turkey, which also has a presence in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Bursa, first became a member firm...

Innovid Receives $30 Million in Funding from Goldman Sachs -Wednesday 9 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Innovid, the world’s leading video advertising platform, today announced it has secured $30 million in pre-IPO funding from Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group. Innovid will use the additional capital to further its innovation and leadership in the connected TV...

Vocera Introduces New Wearable Smartbadge Purpose-Built for Healthcare -Tuesday 8 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognised leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced the launch of a new category of wearable communication devices that enables clinician agility and accelerates patient care. The Vocera Smartbadge...

Ascend Performance Materials Declares Force Majeure on HMD -Tuesday 8 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials today announced it has declared force majeure on hexamethylene diamine (HMD). As a result of events beyond the company’s control, manufacturing delays arose as it completed projects in December to expand both adiponitrile (ADN) and HMD. While...

Cambridge Epigenetix announces programme for routine screening and detection of colorectal cancer and other common... -Tuesday 8 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cambridge Epigenetix Ltd, a pioneer in the development and application of epigenetic technologies, today announces its discovery and development programme for a test to detect colorectal and other cancers. This follows completion of a c. $30 million funding round, as well as...

Cambridge-Based GeoSpock Secures £10 Million Additional Funding -Tuesday 8 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- GeoSpock® – the extreme-scale spatial big data integration company that provides analytics, builds insight, and enables predictions across space and time – today announced it has raised £10 million in additional funding, bringing the total raised to date to £19.25...

AMPLEXOR Appoints Allison McDougall to SVP of Sales -Monday 7 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMPLEXOR announced localization industry veteran Allison McDougall joined the company as Senior Vice President of Global Sales. Bringing decades of experience to the sales organization, McDougall’s appointment underscores AMPLEXOR’s commitment to driving growth and...

Preatoni Tower Rescued and Now Open For Business -Monday 7 January 2019

Preatoni Real Estate has announced the completion of the Dubai Star project, four years after its initial developer abandoned the multi-million project following the 2009-2010 economic crisis that befell the region. The 45-storey skyscraper, which is located at the upmarket JLT cluster L has...

Toshiba Develops DNN Hardware IP for Image Recognition AI Processor ViscontiTM5 for Automotive Driver... -Monday 7 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (“Toshiba”) today announced the development of Deep Neural Network (DNN [1]) hardware IP[2] that will help to realize advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving functions. The company will integrate...

Takeda Notes Court Sanction of the Scheme of Arrangement with Respect to the Acquisition of Shire plc -Friday 4 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) notes Shire plc’s (“Shire”) announcement that the Royal Court of Jersey (the “Jersey Court”) has today sanctioned the scheme of arrangement (the “Scheme”) pursuant to which the proposed...

ExaGrid, Provider of Intelligent Hyperconverged Storage for Backup, Reports Record Annual Revenue for 2018 -Friday 4 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced record revenue for the full year of 2018. ExaGrid’s revenue grew 20% in 2018 over 2017. The company is growing faster than the overall market and continues to grow its market...