IPEC

ANGUS To Expand U.S. Manufacturing Capacity For TRIS AMINO™ Tromethamine Buffers

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ANGUS Chemical Company ("ANGUS" or "Company"), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of specialty ingredients and consumables for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, consumer and industrial applications, today announced plans to expand U.S. production capacity for its complete portfolio of TRIS AMINO tromethamine buffers.

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  • BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ANGUS Chemical Company ("ANGUS" or "Company"), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of specialty ingredients and consumables for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, consumer and industrial applications, today announced plans to expand U.S. production capacity for its complete portfolio of TRIS AMINO tromethamine buffers.
  • The planned expansion includes the addition of a fourth dedicated manufacturing line at ANGUS' existing facility in Sterlington, Louisiana, and will roughly double the Company's global TRIS AMINO buffer production capacity.
  • Today, the company produces high-purity, multi-compendial grades of TRIS AMINO products for the life sciences and personal care markets at its Sterlington and recently expanded Ibbenbren, Germany manufacturing facilities.
  • Between 2016 and 2021, ANGUS doubled TRIS AMINO production capacity.

Greenfield Global Ireland Ready to Supply Life Science Customers Globally

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:10pm

The facility, which has been commissioned and validated, is set to supply life science customers with its Pharmco products in Ireland, Europe and elsewhere around the world.

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  • The facility, which has been commissioned and validated, is set to supply life science customers with its Pharmco products in Ireland, Europe and elsewhere around the world.
  • Located in the heart of Ireland, Greenfield is strategically positioned to serve life science customers throughout the country as well as the rest of Europe.
  • Greenfield Global has supplied essential alcohols, solvents and bio-processing materials from our North American operations to customers in the life science industry for more than three decades, helping them improve the health of people around the world, said Howard Field, Greenfield Global President and CEO.
  • We are beyond excited to supply new and existing life science customers with Pharmco-branded products, especially in times of globally damaged supply chains as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Finegan added.

IPEC Announces Working Group Members for Core Competencies Revision

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 9:08pm

b'The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is beginning a formal process to review and revise the 2016 IPEC Core Competencies.

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  • b'The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is beginning a formal process to review and revise the 2016 IPEC Core Competencies.
  • The Working Group consists of a total of 23 members from all 21 IPEC member associations, including two active students in health professions programs.
  • The Working Group will serve as the key functioning unit for the review of evidence and generation of main proposals for the revision of the IPEC Core Competencies and will work alongside an Advisory Group to provide recommendations.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cThe newly convened multidisciplinary Working Group will play a critical role in achieving IPEC\xe2\x80\x99s vision of interprofessional collaborative practice.

2020 National Awards for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Announced by IPEC and USPHS

Monday, April 13, 2020 - 7:00pm

The U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) and the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) are delighted to congratulate the 2020 USPHS IPEC Award winners and four honorable mention finalists.

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  • The U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) and the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) are delighted to congratulate the 2020 USPHS IPEC Award winners and four honorable mention finalists.
  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    2020 USPHS IPEC Honorable Mention: Health Communications and Health Technology
    Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
    2020 USPHS IPEC Honorable Mention: Behavioral Health
    Jefferson Center for Interprofessional Practice & Education, Philadelphia, PA
    A Suite of Three Interprofessional Education Public Health Programs: Impacting Students and Patients
    2020 USPHS IPEC Honorable Mention: Community Empowerment and Education
    University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, TX
    2020 USPHS IPEC Honorable Mention: At Risk and Vulnerable Communities
    All honorees will be recognized at a ceremony in Washington, DC, in conjunction with the Summer 2020 IPEC Member Meeting on June 25-26, 2020.
  • The USPHS IPEC IPE in Excellence Award acknowledges many successful examples of interdisciplinary education in health professions education.
  • IPECs mission is to ensure that new and current health professionals are proficient in the competencies essential for patient-centered, community- and population-oriented, interprofessional, collaborative practice.

Teleste Secures Double Patent Win

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 3:38pm

TURKU, Finland, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This afternoon, the United Kingdom Patents Court, handed down its decision in Technetix BV and Technetix Limited's patent infringement action against Teleste Limited.

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  • TURKU, Finland, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This afternoon, the United Kingdom Patents Court, handed down its decision in Technetix BV and Technetix Limited's patent infringement action against Teleste Limited.
  • The Judgment was favourable to Teleste in that the Patents Court determined that Technetix' patent was invalid on several grounds and that it should be revoked.
  • This latest decision follows on from a previous decision of Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) in January 2019 in another action brought by Technetix against Teleste alleging infringement of its United Kingdom patent relating to tap banks.
  • In that earlier decision IPEC found that Technetix' patent in that case was also invalid and should be revoked.

Afya Limited Announces the Acquisition of IPEC—Instituto Paraense de Educação e Cultura Ltda.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 6:41pm

NOVA LIMA, Brazil, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA) today announced the acquisition, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Afya Participaes S.A., of 100% of the total share capital of IPECInstituto Paraense de Educao e Cultura Ltda., or IPEC.

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  • NOVA LIMA, Brazil, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA) today announced the acquisition, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Afya Participaes S.A., of 100% of the total share capital of IPECInstituto Paraense de Educao e Cultura Ltda., or IPEC.
  • IPEC is a non-operational post-secondary education institution with governmental authorization to offer on-campus, post-secondary undergraduate courses in medicine in the State of Par.
  • The acquisition contributed approximately 120 medical seats to Afya.
  • Afya is a leading medical education group in Brazil based on number of medical school seats, delivering an end-to-end physician-centric ecosystem that serves and empowers students to be lifelong medical learners from the moment they join us as medical students through their medical residency preparation, graduation program, and continuing medical education activities.