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Duncan NRI at Texas Children's Hospital Accelerates Neurological Research and Therapies with Historic $10M Gift from The Blue Bird Circle

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Friday, September 23, 2022

HOUSTON, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (Duncan NRI) at Texas Children's Hospital today announced it received a $10 million donation from The Blue Bird Circle.

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  • HOUSTON, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (Duncan NRI) at Texas Children's Hospital today announced it received a $10 million donation from The Blue Bird Circle.
  • This historic donation is being made to commemorate the Blue Bird Circle's upcoming centennial anniversary and brings the organization's gifts to Texas Children's to over $25 million which will help advance life-changing neurological research at the Duncan NRI.
  • At Texas Children's Hospital Blue Bird Clinic, Blue Bird volunteers log more than 5,000 hours a year in administrative assistance the equivalent of three full-time employees.
  • The volunteers' time, effort, and donations help support The Blue Bird Circle Clinic for Pediatric Neurology at Texas Children's Hospital.

TEXAS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERSHIP ROLES TO BENEFIT PATIENTS, EXPAND RESEARCH

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Friday, April 29, 2022

HOUSTON, April 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital is pleased to announce the following organizational changes.

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  • Dr. Lara S. Shekerdemian has been named Pediatrician-In-Chief at Texas Children's Hospital.
  • "I could not be more pleased to announce Dr. Shekerdemian for this role, said Mark A. Wallace, president and CEO at Texas Children's Hospital.
  • The organization is also expanding its leadership team to include two new roles: Research-In-Chief and Community-In-Chief.
  • The hospital includes the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute; the Feigin Tower for pediatric research; Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children's Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children's Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children's care for communities north of Houston.

Terves Wins Significant Judgment, Sanctions, and Vindication in Ongoing Patent Dispute With Magnesium Machine, LLC

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Wednesday, April 20, 2022

The case traces back to Terves patent lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio for patent infringement against Magnesium Machines importer, Ecometal Inc.

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  • The case traces back to Terves patent lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio for patent infringement against Magnesium Machines importer, Ecometal Inc.
  • Soon after Terves filed that case, Magnesium Machine sued Terves and its attorneys in the same Ohio District Court, alleging trade secret misappropriation.
  • Terves CEO, Andrew Sherman states, Terves is pleased that the Court analyzed the law and facts to not only confirm that we did nothing wrong, but that Magnesium Machines suit was brought deceptively.
  • Terves is the technology and cost leader in the development, manufacturing and sale of Engineered Response smart materials for the oil and gas industry.

C2N Achieves ISO 13485:2016 Certification; Latest Development for Leader in Brain Health Sector

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Tuesday, February 22, 2022

In late 2020 C2N launched the PrecivityAD test , an innovative blood test intended for use with patients with cognitive impairment.

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  • In late 2020 C2N launched the PrecivityAD test , an innovative blood test intended for use with patients with cognitive impairment.
  • The test aims to help health care providers better determine the presence or absence of amyloid plaques in the brain, a hallmark sign of Alzheimers disease.
  • ISO 13485:2016 is designed to respond to the latest quality management system practices, including changes in technology and regulatory requirements and expectations.
  • C2N strives to provide exceptional laboratory services and products in the field of brain health.

C2N Begins New Year with CAP Accreditation Award, the Highest Standard in Laboratory Practices

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Monday, January 3, 2022

C2N Diagnostics continues to build on its mission to provide exceptional laboratory services and products in the field of brain health.

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  • C2N Diagnostics continues to build on its mission to provide exceptional laboratory services and products in the field of brain health.
  • Its latest success is the news that the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to C2Ns lab based on results of a recent on-site inspection.
  • The U.S. federal government recognizes the CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program, begun in the early 1960s, as being equal to or more stringent than the government's own inspection program.
  • During the CAP accreditation process, designed to ensure the highest standard of care for all laboratory patients, inspectors examine the laboratory's records and quality control of procedures for the preceding two years.

C₂N Opens State-of-the-Art CLIA Lab in St. Louis as Alzheimer’s Disease Blood Diagnostic Test Bests Others in Independent Comparison Studies Published in JAMA Neurology

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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

The company is using this start-of-the-art federally regulated CLIA lab for its clinical diagnostic testing services.

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  • The company is using this start-of-the-art federally regulated CLIA lab for its clinical diagnostic testing services.
  • CNs PrecivityAD test is a breakthrough blood test intended for use in patients with cognitive impairment.
  • The test helps physicians determine the presence or absence of amyloid plaques in the brain, a hallmark sign of Alzheimers disease.
  • In addition, The Journal of the American Medical Association Neurology published findings from BioFINDERs large comparison of blood plasma amyloid-beta assays.

Gordon Brothers Launches Online Auction for Honda of the UK Manufacturing’s Synchro Motorsport Team Assets

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Wednesday, August 25, 2021

London, Aug. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gordon Brothers, the global advisory, restructuring and investment firm, has successfully sold the majority of the machinery and equipment from the Honda of the UK Manufacturing Swindon plant to a single buyer and has launched the online auction for the exclusive Hondas Synchro Motorsport team assets.

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  • London, Aug. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gordon Brothers, the global advisory, restructuring and investment firm, has successfully sold the majority of the machinery and equipment from the Honda of the UK Manufacturing Swindon plant to a single buyer and has launched the online auction for the exclusive Hondas Synchro Motorsport team assets.
  • The auction features Honda racing cars, race car transporters, tooling and equipment from the Synchro Motorsport team.
  • This online auction presents a unique opportunity to purchase Hondas very own Synchro Motorsport assets, which have competed in Britcar's Dunlop Endurance Championship, Creventic 24H Series and some of the most testing endurance championships in Europe, said Duncan Ainscough, Managing Director, Commercial & Industrial at Gordon Brothers.
  • Gordon Brothers has been privileged to work with four out of the five major global automotive companies, completing over 1,200 engagements and appraising 11 billion of automotive assets.

River City Bank builds up its board with addition of former Bank of the West executive Paul Duncan

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Monday, May 3, 2021

b'SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- River City Bank , Sacramento\'s premier business bank and one of the region\'s fastest growing companies, announced Paul Duncan as the newest member of its Board of Directors .

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  • b'SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- River City Bank , Sacramento\'s premier business bank and one of the region\'s fastest growing companies, announced Paul Duncan as the newest member of its Board of Directors .
  • #businessbanking\n"On behalf of the entire River City Bank team, we are excited to welcome Paul Duncan to the board," said Shawn Devlin, chairman of the board at River City Bank.
  • "\n"Under the expert guidance of Steve Fleming and my colleagues on the board of directors, River City Bank has made substantial progress in expanding its presence to new markets and supporting the Sacramento region," said Paul Duncan, board member at River City Bank.
  • "\nImmediately prior to his appointment to River City Bank\'s board of directors, Duncan served for 15 years as Managing Director for Bank of the West.

Miami Heat’s Duncan Robinson Partners with Ballogy

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Thursday, April 8, 2021
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210408005509/en/
    Im excited to help the next generation of basketball players reach their potential, said Duncan Robinson.
  • Duncan Robinson is a player who had to prove himself at the most vital times in his career before moving onto the next stage of his basketball journey.
  • Duncan has faced and overcome so many challenges during his unlikely journey to the NBA, said Todd Young, Founder and CEO of Ballogy.
  • Ballogy introduced the Ballogy Skills Assessment (BSA), the result of extensive research and feedback gathered from middle school, high school, and college level coaches and athletes.

Cowichan Valley Artist & Disability Advocate to Launch Unique Exhibit - Produced by Polaris Creative

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Monday, February 22, 2021

Many people are unaware of the fact that one in every five Canadians are disabled and the biggest barriers they face surrounds food.

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  • Many people are unaware of the fact that one in every five Canadians are disabled and the biggest barriers they face surrounds food.
  • These barriers often intersect with other areas of marginalization such as ethnicity, sexuality, and gender identity.
  • Im choosing this artform because there is a saying that is true that says, We eat with our eyes, first.
  • Contributions will launch a unique art exhibit and will shine a light on one of the biggest and most life-threatening barriers disabled Canadians face today: accessing food.