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Imugene and Celularity Announce an Exclusive Strategic Partnership to Develop a Novel Oncolytic Virus - Allogeneic CAR T-Cell Immunotherapy Combination for the Treatment of Solid Tumors

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 12:00am

They did this successfully in triple-negative breast, pancreatic, prostate, ovarian, head and neck, and brain cancer cell lines.

Key Points: 
  • They did this successfully in triple-negative breast, pancreatic, prostate, ovarian, head and neck, and brain cancer cell lines.
  • CF33-CD19 oncolytic virus was then combined with CD19 CAR T cells in vitro and in vivo mice studies.
  • Researchers showed significant activity with mice being cured of their cancer with the CF33-CD19 and CAR T-cell combination, as well as prolonged protective anti-tumor immunity.
  • The first clinical trial is anticipated to start in 2022 and will evaluate the safety and efficacy of CF33-CD19 in combination with CAR T therapy in patients with solid tumors.

SJI to Host Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 10:01pm

FOLSOM, NJ, July 14, 2021 SJI (NYSE: SJI) President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael J. Renna, along with key members of the companys Senior Management team, will host an open conference call and webcast to review the companys second quarter 2021 financial results on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 11:00 A.M.

Key Points: 
  • FOLSOM, NJ, July 14, 2021 SJI (NYSE: SJI) President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael J. Renna, along with key members of the companys Senior Management team, will host an open conference call and webcast to review the companys second quarter 2021 financial results on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 11:00 A.M.
  • SJI will release these results on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, following the market close.
  • To listen to the conference call, please dial either the toll-free or international number provided below and enter the passcode.
  • SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries.

First Bank and OceanFirst Bank Announce Definitive Agreement for First Bank to Acquire Two Branch Locations in Central New Jersey Region

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 9:45pm

HAMILTON, N.J. and RED BANK, N.J., Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Bank (NASDAQ: FRBA) and OceanFirst Bank, N.A.

Key Points: 
  • HAMILTON, N.J. and RED BANK, N.J., Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Bank (NASDAQ: FRBA) and OceanFirst Bank, N.A.
  • (OceanFirst Bank), the banking subsidiary of OceanFirst Financial Corp. (OceanFirst) (NASDAQ: OCFC), today announced the execution of a definitive agreement whereby First Bank will acquire two New Jersey branch locations from OceanFirst Bank.
  • The two branches will continue operating as OceanFirst Bank branches until the transaction is approved and completed.
  • Troutman Pepper provided legal counsel to First Bank and Luse Gorman, PC provided legal counsel to OceanFirst Bank.

UMH PROPERTIES, INC. REPORTS RESULTS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER ENDED JUNE 30, 2021

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 9:36pm

Samuel A. Landy, President and CEO, commented on the results of the second quarter of 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Samuel A. Landy, President and CEO, commented on the results of the second quarter of 2021.
  • Sales for the quarter increased 91% over last year resulting in a sales profit of approximately $1 million for the quarter.
  • UMH Properties, Inc. will host its Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results Webcast and Conference Call.
  • The Companys 2021 second quarter financial results being released herein will be available on the Companys website at www.umh.reit in the Financials section.

First Bank and OceanFirst Bank Announce Definitive Agreement for First Bank to Acquire Two Branch Locations in Central New Jersey Region

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 9:30pm

HAMILTON, N.J. and RED BANK, N.J., Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Bank (NASDAQ: FRBA) and OceanFirst Bank, N.A.

Key Points: 
  • HAMILTON, N.J. and RED BANK, N.J., Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Bank (NASDAQ: FRBA) and OceanFirst Bank, N.A.
  • (OceanFirst Bank), the banking subsidiary of OceanFirst Financial Corp. (OceanFirst) (NASDAQ: OCFC), today announced the execution of a definitive agreement whereby First Bank will acquire two New Jersey branch locations from OceanFirst Bank.
  • The two branches will continue operating as OceanFirst Bank branches until the transaction is approved and completed.
  • Troutman Pepper provided legal counsel to First Bank and Luse Gorman, PC provided legal counsel to OceanFirst Bank.

Essential Utilities Reports Financial Results for Q2 2021

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 9:30pm

Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) (Essential), today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) (Essential), today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
  • Essential reported net income of $80.9 million for the second quarter 2021, an 8.4% increase compared to $74.6 million reported for the same quarter 2020.
  • Results for the first half of 2021 include the full six months of operating results of Peoples, which comprises the companys regulated natural gas segment.
  • On Aug. 2, 2021, Essential Utilities closed its first fair market value acquisition transaction in Texas.

Statement of FTC Office of Public Affairs Director Lindsay Kryzak on District Court’s Decision to Grant Preliminary Injunction Halting New Jersey Hospital Merger

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 12:28am

Following the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jerseys decision to grant a preliminary injunction against Hackensack Meridian Health, Inc.s proposed acquisition of Englewood Healthcare Foundation, FTC Office of Public Affairs Director Lindsay Kryzak made this statement:

Key Points: 
  • Following the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jerseys decision to grant a preliminary injunction against Hackensack Meridian Health, Inc.s proposed acquisition of Englewood Healthcare Foundation, FTC Office of Public Affairs Director Lindsay Kryzak made this statement:

    Too many hospital mergers lead to jacked up prices and diminished care for patients most in need.

  • It remains a mystery why these two hospital systems decided to pursue a highly suspicious merger in the middle of a global pandemic.
  • The Court has hit pause on this merger, which the FTC alleges is unlawful.
  • Hospital executives hatching merger plans should take note.

Statement of FTC Office of Public Affairs Director Lindsay Kryzak on District Court’s Decision to Grant Preliminary Injunction Halting New Jersey Hospital Merger

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 12:28am

Following the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jerseys decision to grant a preliminary injunction against Hackensack Meridian Health, Inc.s proposed acquisition of Englewood Healthcare Foundation, FTC Office of Public Affairs Director Lindsay Kryzak made this statement:

Key Points: 
  • Following the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jerseys decision to grant a preliminary injunction against Hackensack Meridian Health, Inc.s proposed acquisition of Englewood Healthcare Foundation, FTC Office of Public Affairs Director Lindsay Kryzak made this statement:

    Too many hospital mergers lead to jacked up prices and diminished care for patients most in need.

  • It remains a mystery why these two hospital systems decided to pursue a highly suspicious merger in the middle of a global pandemic.
  • The Court has hit pause on this merger, which the FTC alleges is unlawful.
  • Hospital executives hatching merger plans should take note.

WIRELESS TELECOM GROUP ANNOUNCES 2nd QUARTER 2021 FINANCIAL RESULTS WILL BE RELEASED AUGUST 11, 2021

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 8:46pm

Parsippany, New Jersey, USA, Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wireless Telecom Group, Inc. (NYSE American: WTT ), a leader in wireless communications and radio frequency instrumentation, announced it will release its 2nd quarter financial results on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, before the market opens.

Key Points: 
  • Parsippany, New Jersey, USA, Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wireless Telecom Group, Inc. (NYSE American: WTT ), a leader in wireless communications and radio frequency instrumentation, announced it will release its 2nd quarter financial results on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, before the market opens.
  • The Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 8:30 am EDT in which management will discuss 2nd quarter financial results.
  • Wireless Telecom Group, Inc., comprised of Boonton , CommAgility , Holzworth , Microlab , and Noisecom , is a global designer and manufacturer of advanced RF and microwave components, modules, systems, and instruments.
  • Serving the wireless, telecommunication, satellite, military, aerospace, semiconductor, and medical industries, Wireless Telecom Group products enable innovation across existing and emerging wireless technologies.

Evolent Health Announces Agreement to Acquire Vital Decisions, Expanding its Depth and Breadth in Specialty Care Management

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 9:03pm

Vital Decisions will report into Evolent's specialty management offering, New Century Health, and will be consolidated into Evolent's Clinical Solutions segment.

Key Points: 
  • Vital Decisions will report into Evolent's specialty management offering, New Century Health, and will be consolidated into Evolent's Clinical Solutions segment.
  • Founded in 2002, New Century Health is a specialty care management company focused on driving improved outcomes in oncology and cardiology through peer-led provider collaboration.
  • We look forward to welcoming Vital Decisions employees and clients to the Evolent and New Century Health families."
  • Evolent Health (NYSE: EVH) delivers proven clinical and administrative solutions that improve whole-person health while making health care simpler and more affordable.