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Viridian Therapeutics Announces Closing of Public Offering of Shares of Common Stock and Preferred Stock and Exercise in Full of the Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:01pm

The gross proceeds of the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by Viridian, were approximately $97.7 million.

Key Points: 
  • The gross proceeds of the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by Viridian, were approximately $97.7 million.
  • All of the shares sold in the underwritten public offering were offered by Viridian.
  • A final prospectus supplement relating to and describing the terms of the offering was filed with the SEC on September 22, 2021.
  • Viridian Therapeutics is a biotechnology company advancing new treatments for patients suffering from serious diseases but underserved by todays therapies.

Lazarus Esports Signs Sponsorship Agreement with SummaForte(TM), the Leading Healthy Performance Brand in Esports

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 5:00pm

Lazarus is a professional esports organization ranked #1 in Canada and #15 in North America for esports earnings and has won over $5,100,000 USD in competitive events.

Key Points: 
  • Lazarus is a professional esports organization ranked #1 in Canada and #15 in North America for esports earnings and has won over $5,100,000 USD in competitive events.
  • The campaign aims to demonstrate that in the world of esports, "healthy performance" is achievable.
  • Recent high-profile physical and mental health issues across esports, traditional sports, and the Olympics, are calling attention to the need to balance health and performance.
  • "Our team appreciates that this sponsorship is focused on improving the health of not only our esports competitors but creators and their amazing communities too.

BioRestorative Therapies Receives Notice of Allowance for Patent Application in Israel for its Metabolic Program

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioRestorative Therapies, Inc. (BioRestorative or the Company) (OTC: BRTX), a life sciences company focused on stem cell-based therapies, today announced that the Israeli Patent Office has issued BioRestorative a Notice of Allowanceforapatent applicationfor its metabolic ThermoStem program.

Key Points: 
  • MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioRestorative Therapies, Inc. (BioRestorative or the Company) (OTC: BRTX), a life sciences company focused on stem cell-based therapies, today announced that the Israeli Patent Office has issued BioRestorative a Notice of Allowanceforapatent applicationfor its metabolic ThermoStem program.
  • Once issued in Israel, the patent will provide patentprotection for implantable scaffolds combinedwith human brown adipose tissue stem cells, whichcan be implanted into patients.
  • We are pleased to have received this allowance since issued claims in this application provideevenbroaderprotectionthan isfound inour issued US patents, said Lance Alstodt, CEO of BioRestorative Therapies.
  • BioRestorative Therapies, Inc. ( www.biorestorative.com ) develops therapeutic products using cell and tissue protocols, primarily involving adult stem cells.

Pronto Raises $4M in Seed Funding to Accelerate Growth and Help Businesses Realize the Full Potential of their Partner Ecosystems

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 4:00pm

"Juniper Networks often works with technology partners to deliver innovative solutions that transform the experience of networking and security. With Pronto's unified ecosystem management platform, we are able to collaborate seamlessly with our technology partners, improve our teams' productivity and visualize the trends and patterns together with our executive teams." -- Craig Strachman, VP of Corporate Business Development, Juniper Networks

Key Points: 
  • With Insights, organizations can quickly and securely identify customer and prospect overlaps, thereby accelerating upsell and cross-sell go-to-market motions.
  • This funding comes as Pronto has gained considerable traction amongst mid-market and large enterprise technology companies.
  • With this investment Pronto will scale its team and accelerate the delivery of its product roadmap and innovation.
  • Business leaders, however, still face a myriad of strategic and tactical challenges as they attempt to build thriving partner ecosystems.

Families of Injured Patients Call for Medical Board and Medical Negligence Cap Reform, Says Consumer Watchdog

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 4:00pm

As whistleblower member of the Medical Board, TJ Watkins, told CBS: "No question that it costs patient lives."

Key Points: 
  • As whistleblower member of the Medical Board, TJ Watkins, told CBS: "No question that it costs patient lives."
  • Families who have been harmed by and lost loved ones to Dr Helliwell have joined the campaign to pass the Fairness for Injured Patients Act, headed to California's November 2022 ballot, to provide families the answers and accountability the Medical Board denies patients.
  • Survivors of medical negligence have qualified the Fairness for Injured Patients Act for the November 2022 ballot.
  • It will adjust for inflation California's nearly 50-year-old cap on quality of life and survivor compensation in medical negligence cases.

7 Ways Women Can Take Charge of Their Sexual Health Right Now

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:35pm

Its not just a nice thing to do, but a must do for women to be in touch with their own bodies and sexual health, says Dr. Minkin.

Key Points: 
  • Its not just a nice thing to do, but a must do for women to be in touch with their own bodies and sexual health, says Dr. Minkin.
  • The more questions answered by a trusted source, the more confident you can feel addressing issues when they arise and take control of your health, both physically and mentally.
  • If you think you might have a hormone imbalance, its best to get tested now and find solutions for your overall health.
  • Communication is key to the happiness of you and your partner and to the health of your relationship.

Neurolief Announces First Patient Enrolled in Clinical Study Evaluating Its Brain Neuromodulation System in Treating Major Depressive Disorder

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

Neurolief Ltd ., a neurotechnology innovator, today announced enrollment of the first patient in its pivotal clinical study evaluating Relivion DP for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD).

Key Points: 
  • Neurolief Ltd ., a neurotechnology innovator, today announced enrollment of the first patient in its pivotal clinical study evaluating Relivion DP for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD).
  • The Relivion DP is the first non-invasive, multi-channel brain neuromodulation system for at home treatment of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders.
  • The first patient was enrolled at Butler Hospital, Brown Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI.
  • The MOOD trial is designed as a prospective, multi-center, two-arm, double-blind, randomized controlled trial, followed by an open-label active treatment phase.

Numinus Completes Acquisition of Neurology Centre of Toronto

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

Founded in 2017 by Dr. Evan Lewis (MD), NCT will operate as the "Neurology Centre of Toronto by Numinus" and continue under Dr. Lewis' leadership.

Key Points: 
  • Founded in 2017 by Dr. Evan Lewis (MD), NCT will operate as the "Neurology Centre of Toronto by Numinus" and continue under Dr. Lewis' leadership.
  • Dr. Lewis will assume the role of VP, Psychedelic Neurology Services at Numinus.
  • The acquisition expands Numinus' presence into Ontario, in addition to an existing clinic and research facility in British Columbia, and clinics in Quebec.
  • These developments will form the basis for NCT by Numinus to expand into a clinical neurology centre with specialization in psychedelic neurology.

Athletico Physical Therapy Opens in Council Bluffs-Lake Manawa

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Athletico Physical Therapy has opened a new location in Council Bluffs, located in the shopping center behind Dairy Queen across the street from Menards.

Key Points: 
  • COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Athletico Physical Therapy has opened a new location in Council Bluffs, located in the shopping center behind Dairy Queen across the street from Menards.
  • In addition to in-clinic treatment at the Council Bluffs-Lake Manawa clinic, Athletico is also offering telehealth virtual treatment options where patients can connect with a physical therapist through a secure online video chat.
  • "When I was younger, I was fortunate not to have had any significant injuries that required physical therapy services, but many of my teammates did.
  • Services available at Athletico Council Bluffs-Lake Manawa include:
    Physical therapy Our physical therapists treat you to reduce pain, improve or restore mobility, and to help you remain at your optimal health without further risk of injury.

Why You Should Reach for Rapid-Ease Instead of an Ice Pack

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 1:49pm

Company founder Kim Davies-Haycock points out that it's a much better option than using traditional remedies like ice, which has been shown to work against the healing process.

Key Points: 
  • Company founder Kim Davies-Haycock points out that it's a much better option than using traditional remedies like ice, which has been shown to work against the healing process.
  • Instead of healing an injury, ice is more likely to merely numb the pain in an area, offering a temporary reprieve at best.
  • Rapid-Ease founder Davies-Haycock is well aware of the negative side effects of using ice as a pain reliever.
  • Instead, the medical herbalist has created a powerful topical pain relief cream that does everything possible to accelerate rather than decelerate the healing process.