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WISeKey Recruits Andreas Kindt Former CTO and Board Member of T-Online International AG to its Advisory Committee to Lead the Technology Expansion of WISe.ART NFT Platform

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 5:00pm

WISeKey has developed a unique NFT Platform following a multichain strategy through a partnership with Polygon, CasperLabs and Ocean Protocol.

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  • WISeKey has developed a unique NFT Platform following a multichain strategy through a partnership with Polygon, CasperLabs and Ocean Protocol.
  • The NFT platform is secured byWISeKeys various security technologies enabling the authentication of physical objects as well as digital assets, in a safe end-to-end process.
  • Andreas Kindt will be joining a Wise.ART highly specialized team under the leadership of WISeKeys Founder and CEO, Carlos Moreira.
  • In 2001 he was appointed as CTO and board member of T-Online International AG - Europes largest ISP at that time - until the merger with Deutsche Telekom AG in 2006.

Satisfai Health acquires global license for AI software to detect early cancer in Barrett's Esophagus

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:17pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Satisfai Health, a leading medical solutions provider specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) applications, particularly in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, has acquired an exclusive global license from the University of Augsburg and the OTH Regensburg, Technical University of Applied Sciences, in Germany. Satisfai will further develop AI software that will transform the management of Barrett's Esophagus, critically the detection of early esophageal cancer when curable. Barrett's is a gastrointestinal condition affecting around 150 million people globally. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Key Points: 
  • Satisfai will further develop AI software that will transform the management of Barrett's Esophagus, critically the detection of early esophageal cancer when curable.
  • Satisfai Health's licensing of AI-enhanced software will provide clinicians with faster, more effective diagnostics during endoscopic procedures.
  • Diagnosis entails imaging and biopsies of the esophagus to check for precancerous cells (dysplasia) which can be treated to prevent esophageal cancer.
  • Satisfai Health is a leading medical solutions provider specializing in AI applications for gastroenterology.

Satisfai Health acquires global license for AI software to detect early cancer in Barrett's Esophagus

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:17pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Satisfai Health, a leading medical solutions provider specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) applications, particularly in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, has acquired an exclusive global license from the University of Augsburg and the OTH Regensburg, Technical University of Applied Sciences, in Germany. Satisfai will further develop AI software that will transform the management of Barrett's Esophagus, critically the detection of early esophageal cancer when curable. Barrett's is a gastrointestinal condition affecting around 150 million people globally. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Key Points: 
  • Satisfai will further develop AI software that will transform the management of Barrett's Esophagus, critically the detection of early esophageal cancer when curable.
  • Satisfai Health's licensing of AI-enhanced software will provide clinicians with faster, more effective diagnostics during endoscopic procedures.
  • Diagnosis entails imaging and biopsies of the esophagus to check for precancerous cells (dysplasia) which can be treated to prevent esophageal cancer.
  • Satisfai Health is a leading medical solutions provider specializing in AI applications for gastroenterology.

Two New Regions Commit to EAB’s National “Moon Shot for Equity”

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Two additional schools, Delaware County Community College and West Chester University, announced today that they have established a Southeastern Pennsylvania Moon Shot region.

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  • Two additional schools, Delaware County Community College and West Chester University, announced today that they have established a Southeastern Pennsylvania Moon Shot region.
  • EAB launched the Moon Shot for Equity last October in cooperation with an inaugural consortium of colleges and universities in Southeastern Wisconsin.
  • All of the schools that have joined the Moon Shot for Equity have committed to fixing those institutional impediments.
  • Click the following link for more information: Early Lessons in Erasing Equity Gaps: The First Year of the Moon Shot for Equity .

DGAP-News: Formycon's COVID-19 drug FYB207 Wins Prestigious Pharma Trend Image & Innovation Award 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 8:01am

Press Release // September 15, 2021

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  • Press Release // September 15, 2021
    Munich - Formycon AG (ISIN: DE000A1EWVY8/ WKN: A1EWVY) yesterday received the Pharma Trend Image & Innovation "Most Innovative Product(R)" Award in the category of Leap Innovations for its COVID-19 drug development FYB207.
  • For what is now the 22nd time, the Pharma Trend Image & Innovation Awards, also known in the industry as the Pharma Oscars, were presented in various categories at a celebratory awards ceremony under the patronage of Bavarian Health Minister Klaus Holetschek, MdL.
  • "Receiving the prestigious Pharma Trend Image & Innovation 'Most Innovative Product(R)' Award for Leap Innovations is a great pleasure and encourages us in our innovative COVID-19 drug development.
  • Based on its extensive experience in the development of biopharmaceutical drugs, the company is also working on the development of an innovative COVID-19 drug.

Vietnam Blockchain Corporation raises funds to take its blockchain solutions global

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 8:41am

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/-- Vietnam Blockchain Corporation (VBC), the country's leading provider of Blockchain-based software solutions, is currently raising funds to make its innovative products available to the international audience.

Key Points: 
  • HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/-- Vietnam Blockchain Corporation (VBC), the country's leading provider of Blockchain-based software solutions, is currently raising funds to make its innovative products available to the international audience.
  • Utilizing Blockchain technology to improve people's livelihoods and business operations, VBC produces a variety of Blockchain-related services and software solutions.
  • "Blockchain technology has the potential to benefit many industries in SEA countries, and we've just scratched the surface of what can be done.
  • Established in 2016, Vietnam Blockchain Corporation is apioneer in Blockchain technology in the country.

In Major Sustainability Accomplishment: Belvedere Completes Biomass Capture Facility

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 5:00pm

Belvedere was the first spirits distillery to receive a grant from the European Commission to pilot an ambitious biomass capture facility on site.

Key Points: 
  • Belvedere was the first spirits distillery to receive a grant from the European Commission to pilot an ambitious biomass capture facility on site.
  • With the inauguration of the biomass capture facility today, Belvedere announced an accelerated schedule to reducing its energy CO2 emission: the new facility will start producing 100% renewable energy, and subsequently reduce energy related CO2 emissions by 95% by 2022.
  • Equally as imperative to Belvedere, is what humans put into our land: codifying a commitment to nourish the lands we share as is exemplified by the opening of this biomass capture facility at the distillery.
  • Renewable Energy Solutions: In addition to the biomass capture facility steps, Belvedere is working to install a supplementary solar energy solution at its distillery by 2023.

In Major Sustainability Accomplishment: Belvedere Completes Biomass Capture Facility

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 5:00pm

WARSAW, Poland, Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Belvedere, the world's first super-premium vodka, today opened what has been three years in the making when in 2018. Belvedere was the first spirits distillery to receive a grant from the European Commission to pilot an ambitious biomass capture facility on site.

Key Points: 
  • Belvedere was the first spirits distillery to receive a grant from the European Commission to pilot an ambitious biomass capture facility on site.
  • With the inauguration of the biomass capture facility today, Belvedere announced an accelerated schedule to reducing its energy CO2 emission: the new facility will start producing 100% renewable energy, and subsequently reduce energy related CO2 emissions by 95% by 2022.
  • Equally as imperative to Belvedere, is what humans put into our land: codifying a commitment to nourish the lands we share as is exemplified by the opening of this biomass capture facility at the distillery.
  • Renewable Energy Solutions: In addition to the biomass capture facility steps, Belvedere is working to install a supplementary solar energy solution at its distillery by 2023.

Noreco announces the CCS partnership Project Bifrost

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 7:29am

The newly formed CCS partnership has applied for funding under the 'Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme' (EUDP), a Danish public subsidy scheme, to develop and select the transport and storage concept for Project Bifrost.

Key Points: 
  • The newly formed CCS partnership has applied for funding under the 'Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme' (EUDP), a Danish public subsidy scheme, to develop and select the transport and storage concept for Project Bifrost.
  • The project aims to reuse existing North Sea infrastructure while demonstrating CO2 storage in a depleted offshore gas field.
  • Project Bifrost, with its significant storage capacity potential, is the first tangible step Noreco is taking towards ensuring CCS is a part of the green transition in our industry.
  • Fact about the Project Bifrost partners:
    The DUC:The DUC consists of TotalEnergies (43.2%), Noreco (36.8%) and Nordsfonden (20%).

IME Medical Electrospinning announces name change to VIVOLTA

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 8:51am

LEIDEN, Netherlands, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- VIVOLTA, a global leader in nanofiber-based medical devices, today announced that it has changed its corporate name from IME Medical Electrospinning to VIVOLTA.

Key Points: 
  • LEIDEN, Netherlands, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- VIVOLTA, a global leader in nanofiber-based medical devices, today announced that it has changed its corporate name from IME Medical Electrospinning to VIVOLTA.
  • Importantly, the MediSpinplatform, protected by seven patent families, meets the guidelines described in the first ASTM standard for fiber-based medical scaffolds (F3510-21), which VIVOLTA co-authored.
  • VIVOLTA formerly IME Medical Electrospinning is a leader in the field of electrospun nanofiber-based medical devices, tissue engineering products, and drug delivery solutions.Utilizing its fully automated MediSpintechnology platform, production of VIVOLTA's solutions is both consistent, reproducible and scalable.
  • Importantly, the MediSpinplatform, protected by seven patent families, meets the guidelines described in the first ASTM standard for fiber-based medical scaffolds (F3510-21), which VIVOLTA co-authored.