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Eli Lilly and Company Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of One Lot of GLUCAGON® Emergency Kit Due to Loss of Potency

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 1:04am

The use of the liquid form of this product may fail to treat severe low blood sugar due to loss of potency.

Key Points: 
  • The use of the liquid form of this product may fail to treat severe low blood sugar due to loss of potency.
  • Glucagon Emergency Kit is used as an anti-hypoglycemic agent and a gastrointestinal motility inhibitor indicated for the treatment of severe hypoglycemia in pediatric and adult patients with diabetes mellitus.
  • The affected Glucagon Emergency Kit lot is D239382D and the expiration date is April 2022 (label expiry date: 04 2022).
  • Wholesalers and Distributors with an existing inventory of Glucagon Emergency Kit lot D239382D should cease distribution and quarantine the product immediately.

Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on September 24, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 5:52pm

OTTAWA, ON, Sept. 24, 2021 /CNW/ -The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) continues to monitor COVID-19 epidemiological indicators to quickly detect, understand and communicate emerging issues of concern.

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  • OTTAWA, ON, Sept. 24, 2021 /CNW/ -The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) continues to monitor COVID-19 epidemiological indicators to quickly detect, understand and communicate emerging issues of concern.
  • Since the start of the pandemic, there have been 1,594,200 cases of COVID-19 and 27,581 deaths reported in Canada.
  • We are cautiously optimistic that recent tightening of public health measures in areas where the virus has been surging is beginning to slow the spread.
  • Canadians are advised to continue avoiding non-essential travel outside of Canada; if you must travel, be aware of the requirements for visiting other countries and for returning to Canada.

Premium CBD Flowers Launched by BudPop

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 1:32pm

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CBD oil offers many health benefits, and it is available in products like gummies, flowers, and vape cartridges. However, many users prefer smokable CBD flowers, as they offer fast effects. As the popularity of CBD products is increasing, many new brands are joining the industry.

Key Points: 
  • However, many users prefer smokable CBD flowers, as they offer fast effects.
  • The brand has launched a number of high-quality Delta-8 products, and these products have received amazing responses from customers.
  • They have launched CBD Flower, and the product has already gained popularity.
  • BudPop CBD flower is a new product, but it has the potential to knock out its competition.

Making a lasting impact: Dentsply Sirona announces 5-year partnership agreement with Smile Train and a $5 million donation

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:35pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (“Dentsply Sirona”) (Nasdaq: XRAY), Globally, 1 in 700 babies are born with a cleft lip and/or palate. Clefts can have devastating effects on the quality of life of a child, both physically by compromising the ability to communicate and to eat properly and from social stigma resulting in feelings of anxiety and a lack of self-confidence. A child with a cleft requires more than just surgery. Essential cleft care includes nutrition programs, dental and orthodontic care, speech therapy, and social and emotional support.

Key Points: 
  • Dentsply Sirona, the worlds largest manufacturer of professional dental products, announced the official launch of its partnership with Smile Train, the worlds largest cleft-focused organization.
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (Dentsply Sirona) (Nasdaq: XRAY), Globally, 1 in 700 babies are born with a cleft lip and/or palate.
  • The company is focused on making sure the benefits of our Smile Train partnership have a lasting impact.
  • Additionally, the partnership includes the development of an International Smile Train Scholars program, which will support in-person and virtual training and learning opportunities for Smile Train dental partners.

Coin Launches the Coin Wallet -- A Browser Extension with an Integrated Cross-Chain Decentralized Exchange, Wallet, and Assistant for Digital Assets

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:07pm

Coin Wallet is an all-in-one decentralized cryptocurrency exchange, wallet, and AI assistant.

Key Points: 
  • Coin Wallet is an all-in-one decentralized cryptocurrency exchange, wallet, and AI assistant.
  • Coin Wallet is non-custodial, resides in a browser extension, and includes an integrated cryptocurrency wallet for users to store popular digital assets such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, ERC20 tokens, and more.
  • Coin Wallet has a conversational experience powered by natural-language processing to help aid users in executing transactions with ease.
  • For exchanging assets, Coin Wallet leverages atomic swap technology to handle direct peer-to-peer transactions across different blockchains.

Artificial Intelligence Tool Improves Accuracy of Breast Cancer Imaging

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:00pm

"Our study demonstrates how artificial intelligence can help radiologists reading breast ultrasound exams to reveal only those that show real signs of breast cancer and to avoid verification by biopsy in cases that turn out to be benign," says study senior investigator Krzysztof Geras, PhD.

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  • "Our study demonstrates how artificial intelligence can help radiologists reading breast ultrasound exams to reveal only those that show real signs of breast cancer and to avoid verification by biopsy in cases that turn out to be benign," says study senior investigator Krzysztof Geras, PhD.
  • Some studies have shown that a majority of breast ultrasound exams indicating signs of cancer turn out to be noncancerous after biopsy.
  • Ten radiologists then each reviewed a separate set of 663 breast exams, with an average accuracy of 92 percent.
  • When aided by the AI model, their average accuracy in diagnosing breast cancer improved to 96 percent.

Navitas and BRUSA Announce Development Partnership to Accelerate EV Adoption

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:05pm

DUBLIN, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Navitas Semiconductor , the industry leader in GaN power integrated circuits ("ICs") and BRUSA HyPower AG (BRUSA), a global leading provider of smart power electronic components and systemsfor motive and stationary applications announced a technology development partnership to accelerate EV adoption of Navitas GaN power ICs to reduce the size and weight of power electronic components that are used for EV charging.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Navitas Semiconductor , the industry leader in GaN power integrated circuits ("ICs") and BRUSA HyPower AG (BRUSA), a global leading provider of smart power electronic components and systemsfor motive and stationary applications announced a technology development partnership to accelerate EV adoption of Navitas GaN power ICs to reduce the size and weight of power electronic components that are used for EV charging.
  • Navitas' GaNFast power ICs integrate GaN power and GaN drive plus protection and control to deliver simple, small, fast and efficient performance.
  • "The technological insights provided by Navitas enable us to conduct advanced engineering projects and to ensure that BRUSA HyPower stays ahead of the competition."
  • Navitas Semiconductor, GaNFast and the Navitas logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Navitas Semiconductor Limited.

PsychoGenics Chief Innovation Officer Honored for Scientific Excellence

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 5:31pm

PsychoGenics announces that Daniela Brunner Ph.D., Chief Innovation Officer, was named the recipient of Great Minds in STEMTM (GMiS) Scientist of the Year Award ( GMiS 2021 Award Winners ).

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  • PsychoGenics announces that Daniela Brunner Ph.D., Chief Innovation Officer, was named the recipient of Great Minds in STEMTM (GMiS) Scientist of the Year Award ( GMiS 2021 Award Winners ).
  • She joined PsychoGenics in 1999 where she developed preclinical tests for cognition, neurodegeneration, autism, among others.
  • She conceived of the SmartCube discovery system and worked on the development of PsychoGenics AI technologies.
  • PsychoGenics Inc. and its discovery arm PGI Drug Discovery LLC (collectively known as PsychoGenics) have pioneered the translation of rodent behavioral and physiological responses into robust, high-throughput and high-content phenotyping.

Unagi Scooters Unveils the "Model Eleven," The World's First "Smart" Electric Scooter With Industrial Design by Yves Behar

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 5:30pm

Since its launch in 2018, Unagi has seen towering demand for its Model One , an ultralight, portable and fast scooter that pushed the boundaries of micromobility.

Key Points: 
  • Since its launch in 2018, Unagi has seen towering demand for its Model One , an ultralight, portable and fast scooter that pushed the boundaries of micromobility.
  • Unagi partnered with award-winning industrial designer Yves Behar to create a fluid, elegant design this technological feat deserved.
  • Free from any visible screws, exposed cables or bolted-on components, the scooter delivers both a seamless ride and form factor.
  • Unagi is redesigning urban, local travel with the highest quality, lightweight and portable electric scooters in the market.

Meru Health Raises $38M Series B Financing to Transform the Way Mental Health Care is Provided, Make High Quality, Effective Care Available to All Online

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:06pm

Meru Health is essentially serving members across the continuum by bringing preventive care to mental health.

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  • Meru Health is essentially serving members across the continuum by bringing preventive care to mental health.
  • A computer scientist by background, Ranta was frustrated with the state of mental healthcare: the lack of availability of mental health providers, and low effectiveness and inconsistency of care.
  • Solutions like Meru Health are essential to bringing those people back to a fully functioning state where they feel empowered to take care of their own mental health.
  • Meru Health partners with major health insurance providers like Cigna, Humana and Moda Health, as well as leading businesses who want to provide best-in-class mental health care for their employees or members.