Medicine

AuntMinnieEurope.com announces winners of EuroMinnies 2021 awards

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 3:00am

Candidates for EuroMinnies 2021 were drawn from nominations submitted by members of the European medical imaging community, with winners selected by an expert panel of radiology luminaries.

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  • Candidates for EuroMinnies 2021 were drawn from nominations submitted by members of the European medical imaging community, with winners selected by an expert panel of radiology luminaries.
  • Winners will be recognized with trophy presentations.
  • AuntMinnieEurope.com is the premier online destination for radiologists, radiation therapists, interventional radiologists, and related professionals in the European medical imaging industry.
  • AuntMinnieEurope.com and AuntMinnie.com feature the latest news, communities, continuing medical education, and board review education for medical imaging physicians, clinicians, residents, and medical students across the world.

Aura Minerals Releases 2020 Annual Financial Statements and Management Discussion and Analysis

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 12:47am

ROAD TOWN, British Virgin Islands, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aura Minerals, Inc. (Aura Minerals or the Company) announces today the Company has filed its audited consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2020 and related management discussion and analysis.

Key Points: 
  • ROAD TOWN, British Virgin Islands, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aura Minerals, Inc. (Aura Minerals or the Company) announces today the Company has filed its audited consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2020 and related management discussion and analysis.
  • Rodrigo Barbosa, CEO of Aura, comments: On behalf of Aura, I am proud to announce another quarter of exceptional results for the Company.
  • During the fourth quarter of 2020, Aura recorded EBITDA of US$50 million.
  • Equally important, we were able to achieve these results with zero lost time accidents during the fourth quarter of 2020.

Karmanos Cancer Institute Recognizes March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 10:15pm

DETROIT, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, along with cancer centers and other organizations across the nation, recognizes March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

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  • DETROIT, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, along with cancer centers and other organizations across the nation, recognizes March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
  • Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in both men and women; however, there are a variety of screening tests available to detect colorectal cancer.
  • To learn more about colorectal cancer screening at Karmanos, visit https://www.karmanos.org/karmanos/colon-cancer-screening
    At Karmanos, colorectal cancer is treated by the Gastrointestinal & Neuroendocrine Tumors Multidisciplinary Team, which includes surgical oncologists, medical oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, pharmacists, dietitians, social workers and genetic counselors.
  • Karmanos Cancer Institute is a leader in transformative cancer care, research and education through courage, commitment and compassion.

Delta 9 Achieves Milestone in Agreement with Micro Cultivation Partner

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 11:00pm

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DELTA 9 CANNABIS INC. (TSX: DN) (OTCQX: VRNDF) ("Delta 9" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that it has completed its final services milestone under an agreement with Ontario based Micro Cultivation partner, F1NE Cannabis Cultivation LTD. (F1).

Key Points: 
  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DELTA 9 CANNABIS INC. (TSX: DN) (OTCQX: VRNDF) ("Delta 9" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that it has completed its final services milestone under an agreement with Ontario based Micro Cultivation partner, F1NE Cannabis Cultivation LTD. (F1).
  • The turn key smart growing platforms are developed using precision hardware and software grow applications for the indoor cannabis cultivation marketplace.
  • Once cultivation is harvested, Delta 9 plans to purchase the premium quality cannabis products from F1 for distribution through the Company's established distribution network, and through Delta 9's branded retail stores.
  • Forward looking statements in this news release include statements relating to: (i) F1's proposed micro cultivation operations; (ii) Delta 9's intention to sell F1's premium cannabis products; and (iii) Delta 9's development of micro cultivation services.

Physician Growth Partners Advises Kellis Eye & Laser Center on Partnership With Ridgemont-Backed Sunvera Group

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 9:41pm

CHICAGO, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Physician Growth Partners ("PGP") is pleased to announce a partnership between Kellis Eye & Laser Center ("KELC") and Sunvera Group ("Sunvera"), a portfolio company of Ridgemont Equity Partners ("Ridgemont").

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  • CHICAGO, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Physician Growth Partners ("PGP") is pleased to announce a partnership between Kellis Eye & Laser Center ("KELC") and Sunvera Group ("Sunvera"), a portfolio company of Ridgemont Equity Partners ("Ridgemont").
  • Established by Dr. Augustine Kellis in 1994, Kellis Eye & Laser Center is the premier provider of comprehensive eye care services in the greater Northern Ohio market, including cataract surgery, glaucoma and retinal disease management, and general optometry.
  • Physician Growth Partners served as the exclusive transaction advisor to Kellis Eye & Laser Center in its evaluation, negotiation, and execution of this transaction.
  • "Michael Kroin and the PGP Team, including Thomas Mumford and Nick Davis, did a phenomenal job helping Kellis Eye & Laser Center navigate the private equity landscape.

Iovance Biotherapeutics to Present at Upcoming Healthcare Conferences

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 9:01pm

Tumor infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) therapy uses a patients own immune cells to attack cancer.

Key Points: 
  • Tumor infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) therapy uses a patients own immune cells to attack cancer.
  • TIL cells are extracted from a patients own tumor tissue, expanded through a proprietary process, and infused back into the patient.
  • Upon infusion, TIL reach tumor tissue, where they attack cancer cells.
  • The company has completed dosing in pivotal programs in patients with metastatic melanoma and cervical cancer.

Global CBD (Cannabidiol) Oil Market Report 2020-2027: Medical Community Recognition of Potential Value and Legalization Driving Demand

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 9:00pm

CBD is commonly used to relieve anxiety and it helps the insomnia patients in falling asleep and staying asleep.

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  • CBD is commonly used to relieve anxiety and it helps the insomnia patients in falling asleep and staying asleep.
  • Certain CBD manufacturers have been scrutinized by the government who claim that CBD is a cure for cancer.
  • Overall CBD has a large addressable market, of which a large part is untouched.
  • Medical community across the globe recognized its potential value and legalization, thereby burgeoning demand for the medical cannabis.

National Kidney Foundation Applauds Congressional Champions for Legislation to Protect Living Organ Donors

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 8:46pm

The availability of living donors is crucial to the survival of many kidney patients.

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  • The availability of living donors is crucial to the survival of many kidney patients.
  • Yet, with insurance companies charging living organ donors higher premiums or refusing them coverage altogether, it can often feel economically impossible to donate an organ," said Rep. Nadler.
  • I'm proud to help reintroduce the Living Donor Protection Act that will protect living organ donors and remove barriers for those waiting in a long line to receive a transplant.
  • Learn more at advocacy.kidney.org
    About National Kidney Foundation Living Organ Donation Resources:
    THE BIG ASK: THE BIG GIVE platform, which provides nationwide outreach, is designed to increase kidney transplantation through training and tools that help patients and families find a living donor.

World Vaccine Storage & Packaging Market Report 2020-2027: Catalent/Moderna Partnership for Vial Filling & Packaging Capacity

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 8:00pm

The global vaccine storage & packaging market size is expected to reach USD 43.8 billion by 2027, according to the study.

Key Points: 
  • The global vaccine storage & packaging market size is expected to reach USD 43.8 billion by 2027, according to the study.
  • Vaccine storage equipment is the laboratory equipment utilized to maintain and preserve the life of vaccines in the desired condition.
  • Vaccine storage equipment provides storage at varying temperatures ranging from 86 to 65 degree Celsius.
  • However, technological developments in refrigerators and freezers utilized for vaccine storage and transportation will further fuel the market growth.

India $2.3 Billion COVID-19 Vaccines Market to 2027: Approval/Launches of New Vaccines / Rising Focus on Immunization Programs / Increasing Government Support for Vaccine Development

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 7:45pm

India's COVID-19 vaccines market is anticipated to grow over US$ 2.3 Billion by 2027 with an impressive CAGR of more than 25% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • India's COVID-19 vaccines market is anticipated to grow over US$ 2.3 Billion by 2027 with an impressive CAGR of more than 25% during the forecast period.
  • The report offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market situation and future outlook for the India COVID-19 vaccines market.
  • The report also delivers a detailed assessment of the latest happenings in the Indian COVID-19 vaccines market.
  • The report concludes with the profiles of the key players in the Indian COVID-19 vaccines market.