Applied science

EQS-News: Beverages made from vine leaves: Sustainable drinking pleasure based on agricultural side streams

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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Beverages made from vine leaves: Sustainable drinking pleasure based on agricultural side streams

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  • Beverages made from vine leaves: Sustainable drinking pleasure based on agricultural side streams
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  • The aim of the “SusBev” project is to use and ferment agricultural residues and side streams from viticulture and other regional agricultural processes to produce healthy and tasty beverages and food.
  • In addition, their resistance to fungal attack means that the plants require less pesticide treatment, making them safe for consumption.
  • BRAIN Biotech AG, Tropical Viticulture Consultants (TVC), Zukunftsweine GmbH (ZW) and Provadis Hochschule are participating in the SusBev project.

EQS-News: Cannovum Cannabis AG: Federal Council confirms cannabis legalization as of April 1, 2024, positive growth opportunities in Europe's largest consumer market

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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Cannovum Cannabis AG: Federal Council confirms cannabis legalization as of April 1, 2024, positive growth opportunities in Europe's largest consumer market

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  • Cannovum Cannabis AG: Federal Council confirms cannabis legalization as of April 1, 2024, positive growth opportunities in Europe's largest consumer market
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Cannovum Cannabis AG: Federal Council confirms cannabis legalization as of April 1, 2024, positive growth opportunities in Europe's largest consumer market
    Cannovum Cannabis AG (stock exchanges Frankfurt/Xetra, Düsseldorf, Munich, Hamburg, Berlin, gettex: ISIN DE000A37FUP2) welcomes the legalization of cannabis in Germany confirmed today by the Federal Council.
  • This will provide new impetus for a billion-euro market in Europe's largest economy in the coming years.
  • Cannovum Cannabis AG plans to generate significant sales through offers for existing and emerging cannabis clubs.

EQS-News: Multitude SE: Alain Nydegger starts to head Multitude Group’s new business unit Wholesale Banking 

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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Helsinki, 28 March 2024 – Multitude SE, a listed European FinTech company, offering digital lending and online banking services to consumers, small and medium-sized businesses, and other FinTechs (ISIN: FI4000106299, WKN: A1W9NS) (“Multitude”, “Company” or “Group”) announces that Alain Nydegger will start as Tribe CEO for Multitude Group’s newly launched independent business unit, Wholesale Banking and joins the Group Leadership Team.

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  • Helsinki, 28 March 2024 – Multitude SE, a listed European FinTech company, offering digital lending and online banking services to consumers, small and medium-sized businesses, and other FinTechs (ISIN: FI4000106299, WKN: A1W9NS) (“Multitude”, “Company” or “Group”) announces that Alain Nydegger will start as Tribe CEO for Multitude Group’s newly launched independent business unit, Wholesale Banking and joins the Group Leadership Team.
  • The wholesale banking unit offers two services: Secured Debt and a Payment Solution for non-bank lenders, FinTech’s and other larger volume customers, who are overlooked by traditional main street banks.
  • Alain joins Multitude as a seasoned leader and brings a wealth of experience, having spent the past 17 years in the financial industry.
  • The combination of Alain's credentials alongside the Group's extensive financial services and technology management expertise accumulated over the past two decades strongly positions our wholesale banking unit.

GBSB Global Business School Announces the Appointment of the New Head of Institution and President

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Thursday, March 21, 2024

Dr. Wiktor Patena assumes the executive leadership of GBSB Global, ushering in a new era of educational excellence

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  • Madrid, Spain--(Newsfile Corp. - March 21, 2024) - GBSB Global Business School (GBSB Global), a leading European and internationally accredited higher education institution, appoints Dr. Wiktor Patena to be the new Head of Institution and President.
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    "GBSB Global is recognized as one of the best business schools in Spain, Europe, and the world.
  • The prestigious 2024 QS Global MBA and Master's Rankings has highly rated several GBSB Global Business School programs, placing them among the top 10 in Spain and the top 250 worldwide.
  • Under the leadership of Wiktor Patena, GBSB Global Business School will continue to expand its academic offerings to international students through continuous programs innovation, entrepreneurship and Erasmus+ opportunities, and collaborations with universities worldwide.

Prem Labs Receives $14M Seed Funding to Revolutionize Proprietary AI Model Generation, Backed by Major Film Producer

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Friday, April 5, 2024

David Maisel has come aboard not only as an investor, but as part of Prem Labs’ Advisory Board.

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  • David Maisel has come aboard not only as an investor, but as part of Prem Labs’ Advisory Board.
  • According to Prem Labs, Maisel’s involvement demonstrates the company’s commitment to leveraging generative AI for enhancing intellectual properties, backed by a strong network of entrepreneurs and global investors.
  • Prem Labs developed Prem 1B Small Language Models (SLMs), a model trained from scratch for efficiency and fine-tuning.
  • “Prem Labs envisions a future where every individual, company, and country has access to powerful, private, and personalized AI models,” says Simone Giacomelli, CEO of Prem Labs.

DP World Names Tim Gates as Vice President of Freight Forwarding for USA and Mexico

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Wednesday, March 27, 2024

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, March 27, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DP World , a global leader in supply chain solutions, announces the appointment of Tim Gates as Vice President of Freight Forwarding for USA and Mexico.

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  • CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, March 27, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DP World , a global leader in supply chain solutions, announces the appointment of Tim Gates as Vice President of Freight Forwarding for USA and Mexico.
  • Gates is filling the newly created role as DP World accelerates its recently announced global expansion of its freight forwarding operations.
  • Glen Clark, CEO of DP World US/Mexico, said: “Tim's appointment marks a significant step forward for our freight forwarding operations in the USA and Mexico.
  • We are thrilled to have him on board.”
    Tim Gates, VP of Freight Forwarding US/Mexico, said: “I am honored to join DP World and lead the freight forwarding division for the USA and Mexico.

CHARM Therapeutics Announces Foundation of Scientific Advisory Board (SAB)

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Tuesday, March 19, 2024

LONDON – 19 March 2024 -- CHARM Therapeutics (“CHARM”, “The Company”), a 3D deep-learning research company discovering and developing transformational medicines, today announces the foundation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to provide expert insight and guidance to the Company on the optimal application of 3D deep learning, protein design and prediction in real world medicine.

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  • LONDON – 19 March 2024 -- CHARM Therapeutics (“CHARM”, “The Company”), a 3D deep-learning research company discovering and developing transformational medicines, today announces the foundation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to provide expert insight and guidance to the Company on the optimal application of 3D deep learning, protein design and prediction in real world medicine.
  • This pioneering technology enables CHARM to target and develop treatments for previously hard-to-drug targets in cancer and other therapeutic areas.
  • Laksh Aithani, Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of CHARM Therapeutics, said: “As CHARM advances its 3D deep learning platform in discovery it’s critical to maintain aligned oversight of our priorities and keep abreast of this emerging field.
  • Founding members of CHARM’s SAB:
    David Baker, Ph.D. is a Scientific Co-Founder at CHARM and Chair of the SAB.

NOBLIS NAMES MARK LAY AS CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER

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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Reston, Va., March 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noblis, Inc., a leading provider of science, technology and strategy services to the federal government, today announced that it will appoint Mark Lay as vice president and chief information officer (CIO) following retirement of current CIO Gail Hogan, which the company announced in December 2023.

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  • Reston, Va., March 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noblis, Inc., a leading provider of science, technology and strategy services to the federal government, today announced that it will appoint Mark Lay as vice president and chief information officer (CIO) following retirement of current CIO Gail Hogan, which the company announced in December 2023.
  • In this role, Lay will report to Noblis’ chief financial officer, Gary Sladic, and become a member of its Executive Council.
  • “As a science and technology organization that helps advance national security interests, continuing to deliver the most secure and resilient infrastructure and innovative services to our customers and colleagues is paramount,” said Mile Corrigan, Noblis president and chief executive officer.
  • Lay earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and currently serves as a Board Member for the Fairfax County Government, Information Technology Policy Advisory Committee.

Renowned Quantum Algorithm Expert Dr. Martin Roetteler to Lead IonQ’s Quantum Applications Team

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

IonQ (NYSE: IONQ), a leader in quantum computing, today announced the addition of industry expert, Dr. Martin Roetteler, as its new Head of Quantum Applications.

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  • IonQ (NYSE: IONQ), a leader in quantum computing, today announced the addition of industry expert, Dr. Martin Roetteler, as its new Head of Quantum Applications.
  • Roetteler will lead IonQ’s Quantum Applications development team, which identifies commercial applications of IonQ’s world-leading trapped ion quantum computing technologies and delivers business value to customers.
  • Roetteler joins IonQ from Microsoft, where he led both the Applied Research and Quantum Exploration teams researching quantum algorithms, compilation, circuit synthesis and optimization.
  • In 2013, Roetteler joined Microsoft, where he was a founding member of the Azure Quantum and Azure Quantum Elements teams, led the Q# Libraries team, and managed teams of quantum computing researchers.

Penn Dental Medicine Study Finds a Combined Treatment that Could Take a Bite Out of Tooth Decay

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Wednesday, March 20, 2024

This dual dilemma becomes particularly pronounced in high-risk populations where the onset of the disease can be both rapid and severe.

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  • This dual dilemma becomes particularly pronounced in high-risk populations where the onset of the disease can be both rapid and severe.
  • Now, a study from a team of researchers led by Penn Dental Medicine's Hyun (Michel) Koo in collaboration with David Cormode of Penn's Perelman School of Medicine and School of Engineering and Applied Science has unveiled an unexpected synergy in the battle against dental caries.
  • Their research revealed that combining stannous fluoride (SnF2) – the fluoride routinely used in dental care products – with ferumoxytol (Fer), an off-the-shelf iron oxide nanoparticle formulation, could point to a potent solution against dental caries.
  • "Traditional treatments often come short in managing the complex biofilm environment in the mouth," says Koo, senior co-author on the study.