Journal

Menarini Group’s Elacestrant Marketing Authorization Application Accepted for Review by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the Treatment of ER+/HER2- Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 10:00am

There is a major unmet need in the treatment of advanced or metastatic ER+/HER2- breast cancer after resistance builds in the earlier lines of treatment, commented Elcin Barker Ergun, Chief Executive Officer of the Menarini Group.

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  • There is a major unmet need in the treatment of advanced or metastatic ER+/HER2- breast cancer after resistance builds in the earlier lines of treatment, commented Elcin Barker Ergun, Chief Executive Officer of the Menarini Group.
  • The Phase 3 EMERALD study (NCT03778931) evaluated elacestrant compared to SOC endocrine monotherapy (investigators choice of either fulvestrant or an aromatase inhibitor) in ER+/HER2- advanced or metastatic breast cancer patients.
  • The study results were recently published online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) on May 18, 2022.
  • The Menarini Group obtained global licensing rights for elacestrant in July 2020 from Radius Health, Inc, who conducted and successfully completed the EMERALD study.

Organic Dairy Farming Can Store Carbon and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, According to New Study in Journal of Cleaner Production

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 8:03pm

LA FARGE, Wis., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study in the August issue of the Journal of Cleaner Production reveals that it is possible for farms to sequester carbon and reduce their overall greenhouse gas emissions. A University of Wisconsin Madison research group unveiled a dairy lifecycle assessment conducted on Organic Valley farms that shows small organic dairy farms, which focus on grazing and organic production techniques, are low greenhouse gas champions.

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  • A University of Wisconsin Madison research group unveiled a dairy lifecycle assessment conducted on Organic Valley farms that shows small organic dairy farms, which focus on grazing and organic production techniques, are low greenhouse gas champions.
  • New U.S. study reveals the positive carbon sequestration results of cows spending time on organic pastures.
  • "The study proposes a method to include carbon sequestration not only in organic but all dairy farm-related LCA studies.
  • SOURCE: Regional analysis of greenhouse gas emissions from USA dairy farms: A cradle to farm-gate assessment of the American dairy industry circa 2008, International Dairy Journal

AMS Welcomes New Affiliate Dr. Adam Alter, Consumer Behavior Expert and New York Times Bestselling Author

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:30pm

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Applied Marketing Science, Inc. (AMS), a leading-edge market research and consulting firm, is pleased to welcome newly affiliated expert Dr. Adam Alter, an authority on consumer behavior and decision-making, and a New York Times bestselling author. AMS will support Dr. Alter in complex litigation involving survey evidence and expert witness testimony for matters of deceptive advertising, class actions, and more.

Key Points: 
  • Applied Marketing Science, Inc. (AMS), a leading-edge market research and consulting firm, is pleased to welcome newly affiliated expert Dr. Adam Alter, an authority on consumer behavior and decision-making, and a New York Times bestselling author.
  • AMS will support Dr. Alter in complex litigation involving survey evidence and expert witness testimony for matters of deceptive advertising, class actions, and more.
  • WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Applied Marketing Science, Inc. (AMS), a leading-edge market research and consulting firm, is pleased to welcome newly affiliated expert Dr. Adam Alter , an authority on consumer behavior and decision-making, and a New York Times bestselling author.
  • AMS will support Dr. Alter in complex litigation involving survey evidence and expert witness testimony for matters of deceptive advertising, class actions, and more.

Mattamy Homes Honored as a Best Place to Work in Florida's First Coast

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 3:45pm

The First Coast's Best Places to Work winners are chosen based on an employee-survey process conducted by Quantum Workplace.

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  • The First Coast's Best Places to Work winners are chosen based on an employee-survey process conducted by Quantum Workplace.
  • Companies receive the award because their organization received high marks in areas such as team effectiveness, trust with co-workers, manager effectiveness and work engagements.
  • "This recognition is particularly rewarding and meaningful as it's driven by the high marks our employees gave Mattamy on various elements of their work experience.
  • Mattamy Homes is the largest privately owned homebuilder in North America, with 40-plus years of history across the United States and Canada.

Product Sales and Unintentional Name Association with the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- In the U.S. each positive case of COVID-19 is estimated to increase weekly dollar sales of Corona beer by $5.3 compared to other major beer brands, which means Corona beer would have achieved additional sales of more than $30 million in the U.S. market by the end of August 2020 based on the present number of positive cases across the country.

Key Points: 
  • In the new open access Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, Yuqing Zheng from University of Kentucky, Lingxiao Wang from University of Wisconsin Madison, Shuoli Zhao from University of Kentucky, and Wuyang Hu from the Ohio State University published the article " Product Sales and Unintentional Name Association with the Coronavirus Pandemic " and look into how the Pandemic has stimulated various consumer behavioral changes.
  • They were motivated by the fact that Corona beer's name unexpectedly shares the cause of the COVID-19 disease, known as the coronavirus.
  • If one believes in "any publicity is good publicity", consumer awareness can be heightened by media exposure regardless of positive or negative association."
  • ABOUT AAEA: Established in 1910, the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) is the leading professional association for agricultural and applied economists, with 2,500 members in more than 60 countries.

Brightline Study: Working Caregivers' Productivity Stunted by Lack of Support for Managing Pediatric Stress

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightline, the category leader in virtual behavioral health care for children, adolescents, and families, today announced the first peer-reviewed research demonstrating quantifiable links among pediatric stress, family connection, and caregiver productivity at work. Published in JMIR Formative Research, the study underscores the growing challenges working caregivers face in managing their children's behavioral health and their careers.

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  • Published in JMIR Formative Research , the study underscores the growing challenges working caregivers face in managing their children's behavioral health and their careers.
  • Alongside the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic, the "silent crisis" of the ongoing pediatric mental health emergency has had dire consequences on working caregivers.
  • "Access to actionable learnings as the crisis persists is rare, and as a national provider of pediatric behavioral health, Brightline is poised to implement important, long-term interventions to bring relief to families."
  • Beyond the impact on workplace productivity, the study's findings demonstrate a positive correlation between family connection and lower productivity loss.

No Evidence of Data Manipulation in Science Publication on Simufilam

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:15pm

At some point it becomes irrational for our detractors to repeat over and over again the same old tired mantra of data manipulation.

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  • At some point it becomes irrational for our detractors to repeat over and over again the same old tired mantra of data manipulation.
  • In May 2022, Neurobiology of Aging investigated and found no evidence of data manipulation in a paper on simufilam published in that journal in 2017.
  • The Editor-in-Chief stated: After careful examination of these original material, Neuroscience found no evidence of manipulation of the western blot data or other figures of this publication.
  • The Editor-in-Chief previously authorized Cassava Sciences to share a statement on this matter, including: No evidence of data manipulation was found for Western blot data.

Exscientia Business Update for Second Quarter and First Half 2022

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 9:01pm

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220817005681/en/
    Recent developments in the Companys pipeline, collaborations, and operations, as well as financial results for the second quarter and first half 2022, are summarised below.
  • In addition, Exscientia will host a conference call Thursday, August 18 at 1:30 p.m. BST / 8:30 a.m.
  • In the first half of 2022, we delivered on major new and existing collaborations, advanced our pipeline programmes, and marked the 10-year anniversary of Exscientias founding.
  • A replay will be available for 90 days under "Events and Presentations in the Investors and Media section of the Exscientia website .

Bestselling Author and Activist Glennon Doyle to Join the Mainstage at Blackbaud's bbcon 2022 Virtual Conference

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:05pm

CHARLESTON, S.C., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, today announced that New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, nonprofit founder and activist Glennon Doyle will join the mainstage at bbcon 2022 Virtual, the tech conference for good. This year's conference will take place Oct. 17–18 and will again be free and virtual, making the event globally accessible. Doyle will participate in a keynote conversation during the opening session.

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  • The Tech Conference for Good Will Take Place Oct. 1718 as a Free, Virtual Event
    CHARLESTON, S.C., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB),the world's leading cloud softwarecompany powering social good, today announced that New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, nonprofit founder and activist Glennon Doyle will join the mainstage at bbcon 2022 Virtual , the tech conference for good.
  • This year's conference will take place Oct. 1718 and will again be free and virtual, making the event globally accessible.
  • Doyle is the author of the number one New York Timesbestseller "Untamed," a Reese's Book Club selection, which has sold over two million copies.
  • bbcon 2022 Virtual is designed to make social good organizations, their teams and their missions stronger and more resilient.

Award-Winning Journalist Eben Shapiro Joins Storytelling Firm SellersEaston Media

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:09pm

SellersEaston Media announced today that it has strengthened its storytelling capabilities with the hiring of veteran writer and editor Eben Shapiro.

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  • SellersEaston Media announced today that it has strengthened its storytelling capabilities with the hiring of veteran writer and editor Eben Shapiro.
  • Eben shares our DNA for expert interviewing and compelling storytelling that inspires across all channels, whether in print, on video, or on stage.
  • Shapiro is joining SellersEaston after serving as Deputy Editor of TIME, where he ran daily operations.
  • SellersEaston reflects what I love best about great journalism: interviewing compelling individuals, digging, writing, and making deep connections between people and ideas, Shapiro said.