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JanOne Announces Strategic Plan to Divest its Legacy Businesses

Update on plans for sale of recycling business. Divesting will allow for focus on core life science assets LAS VEGAS, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — JanOne Inc. (Nasdaq: JAN), a company focused on developing treatments for conditions that cause severe pain and drugs with non-addictive, pain-relieving properties, provided an update today regarding its initiatives […]

DiNAQOR AG Appoints Eduard Ayuso as Chief Technology Officer

Company Also Expands Advisory and Leadership Teams with New Member of Scientific Advisory Board, Chairman of DiNAQOR UK, and General Counsel PFÄFFIKON, Switzerland, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DiNAQOR AG, a gene therapy platform company, today announced that Eduard Ayuso, D.V.M., Ph.D. has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer. The Company also announced the addition of Mauro Giacca, […]

VitalConnect Announces Initiation of TELESTAR-TAVR Clinical Study

Study will evaluate the impact of remote patient monitoring on clinical outcomes, readmission rates, and patient satisfaction following a transcatheter aortic valve replacement procedure SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VitalConnect®, Inc., a leader in remote and in-hospital wearable biosensor technology, announced today that it has begun the TELESTAR-TAVR clinical study (Deployment of Telemedicine […]

Moderna and Chiesi Group Establish Collaboration to Discover and Develop mRNA Therapeutics for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & PARMA, Italy–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Moderna, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRNA), a biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines to create a new generation of transformative medicines for patients and Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A., an international research-focused healthcare group (Chiesi Group), today announced a collaboration aimed at the discovery and development […]

Corventive Health to Deliver American College of Cardiology’s Evidence-Based Content in its Innovative Cardiac Care Solutions

Corventive Now Delivers Evidence-Based Content to Enhance Patient Care. NEWTOWN, Pa., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Corventive Health, a provider of cloud-based and AI technology solutions, announced its plan to integrate American College of Cardiology (“ACC”) evidence-based content into its innovative cardiac solutions. Incorporating ACC clinical content enables Corventive to deliver insights designed […]

LindaCare Appoints Deyo to Chairman and CEO of LindaCare NV

LEUVEN, Belgium and STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — LindaCare announces the appointment of Donald Deyo to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the LindaCare NV.  Deyo has served as Chairman of the Board for the Company since 2017. LindaCare is a digital health company specializing in integrated remote cardiac monitoring software and services. The […]

US FDA grants Fast Track designation to Jardiance® (empagliflozin) to improve outcomes following a heart attack

– FDA Fast Track designation facilitates the development of potential new therapies that treat serious conditions and fulfill an unmet medical need – This Fast Track designation for empagliflozin emphasizes the urgent need for potential treatments that may improve outcomes following an acute myocardial infarction, more commonly known as a […]

BioSig Releases PURE EP Study Abstract with Data Presented at European Society of Cardiology’s ‘ESC Congress 2020’

Positive responses confirm that the PURE EP signals are preferred to conventional sources of intracardiac signals in a blinded, independent analysis. Abstract concludes PURE EP™ System is able to produce reliable and high-quality signals when compared to the available standard of care systems. Westport, CT, Sept. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) […]

Low awareness of serious but treatable heart condition could be putting Canadian lives at risk

Heart valve disease is a common, serious but treatable condition, often associated with ageing, yet only 3% of older Canadians are aware of its most common formi Survey shows huge variance across Canada in use of simple stethoscope check to pick up characteristic ‘murmur’ of the heart valves, from 60% […]