News Articles

Panasonic Signs Partnership to Deliver Visual Solutions for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies; Panasonic... OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has signed an agreement to become an “Official Ceremony Partner” with the Rio 2016 Olympic Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Rio 2016) and provide turnkey visual operations for the Rio 2016 Olympic and...

Keyssa Launches Its ‘Kiss Connector’ for Contactless High-speed Data and Video Transfer LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- – Consumer Electronics Show – Keyssa today announced commercial availability for its Kiss Connector, a contactless, solid state and nearly instantaneous method to move and stream massive files between devices and within devices. Kiss Connectors are tiny, low-cost,...

Merck, Pfizer and Syndax Announce Collaboration to Evaluate Combination of Avelumab and Entinostat in Ovarian Cancer DARMSTADT, Germany & NEW YORK & WALTHAM, Mass. -Wednesday, January 6th 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Merck, Pfizer and Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that they have entered into a collaboration agreement to evaluate avelumab*, an investigational fully human anti-PD-L1 IgG1 monoclonal antibody, in combination with Syndax’s entinostat, an investigational oral...

Takeda Acquires U.S. Biologics Manufacturing Facility OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (“Takeda”) today announced the acquisition of a biologics manufacturing facility located in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, U.S., from Baxalta US Inc (NYSE:BXLT). Takeda intends to use the facility primarily for the manufacture...

PASCO Scientific’s New Wireless Sensors Allow Students to Gain Deeper Understanding, Reveal the Invisible, and... ROSEVILLE, Calif. -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sensor-based lab investigations provide rich opportunities for students to deepen their science understanding and develop hands-on experience using tools like those used by real-life scientists and engineers. PASCO® Scientific, a global leader in 21st century science...

Huawei Highlights Key Industry Partnerships in Premium Consumer Devices at CES 2016 LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of its announcements at CES 2016, the Huawei Consumer Business Group shared the details of a slate of partnerships that will create a new consumer ecosystem in mobile, bringing together the best in technology, payment, sound and fashion in its newly launched consumer...

CES 2016 Exhibitor News, Online Press Kits and Digital Media Available on CES 2016 Show Site and Tradeshownews.com LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Business Wire will be making breaking exhibitor news releases available through the official show site and thru Business Wire’s CES 2016 news archive at www.tradeshownews.com. The following companies are making Online Press Kits Available: 3Dprintler Aleph...

Panasonic Develops freeze-ray Optical Disc-Based Data Archive System for Data Centers in Collaboration with Facebook OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, January 6th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed freeze-ray, an Optical Disc-Based Data Archive System in collaboration with Facebook. By collaborating with Facebook, Panasonic was able to design freeze-ray to meet the growing demand for more efficient and...

Billion Electric Named for Outdoor 4G LTE CPE Provider TAIPEI, Taiwan -Tuesday, January 5th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Billion Electric, the global M2M and 4G LTE wireless broadband CPE Taiwanese provider, signed an agreement with a major telecommunication company in Southeast Asia to deploy its outdoor 4G LTE CPE at remote geographical regions that are previously underserved. The outdoor 4G...

Bioventus Launches DUROLANE® for Osteoarthritis Patients in Taiwan HOOFDDORP, The Netherlands -Tuesday, January 5th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bioventus, a leader in orthobiologic solutions, today announced its entry into the patient care market in Taiwan with the launch of DUROLANE®, a single-injection joint-fluid osteoarthritis (OA) treatment based on a natural, safe and proven technology process called...

Cellular Regenerative Therapy Greeted by French Minister of Health MULHOUSE, France -Monday, January 4th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After European authorization was obtained this summer, the French and British regulatory agencies have authorized CellProthera to begin its first phase I/IIB clinical trial in Humans, starting January, 2016. Recently, CellProthera presented its regenerative cardiac therapy...

GORE BIO-A Tissue Reinforcement Proven as Effective as a Biologic Mesh for Complex Ventral Hernia Repair FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -Monday, January 4th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) today announced final results of a long-term, prospective, multicenter study evaluating the use of GORE® BIO-A® Tissue Reinforcement, a bioabsorbable mesh, in complex ventral hernia (CVH) repair in patients with contaminated fields....

Panasonic Develops a Stretchable Resin Film and Its Application Materials for Stretchable Electronics OSAKA, Japan -Monday, December 28th 2015 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that the company has developed a soft, flexible, and stretchable[1] polymer resin film using its proprietary stretchable resin technology. The Company will also provide a transparent electrode material[2] and conductive paste[3] along with...

Furukawa Electric: Recycled Plastic Cable Trough Has Been Officially Approved by the UK Railway Network TOKYO -Thursday, December 24th 2015 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ”Green Trough®”, a recycled plastic cable trough developed by Furukawa Electric (TOKYO:5801)(ISIN:JP3827200001), has been officially approved by the UK railway network. Green Trough® contributes to the formulation of global scale circulatory society due to its superior...

Work Timings Announced for the Naturalization and Residency Sector during Al Mawlid Holiday ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015 [ar]

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Sector at the Ministry of Interior announced that the working hours for the nationwide Directorates General of Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs and Naturalization Departments during the Mawlid Al Nabawi holiday. Working hours will be from 9:00...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests in Europe: Pharma Company Expands Biopharmaceutical Production at Vienna Site INGELHEIM, Germany -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015  

• The total investment is around a half billion euro. • With this investment, Boehringer Ingelheim plans on adding more than 400 jobs. • The biopharmaceutical production plant will go into operation by 2021. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim will make a significant investment...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests in Europe: Pharma Company Expands Biopharmaceutical Production at Vienna Site INGELHEIM, Germany -Tuesday, December 22nd 2015 [fr]

• The total investment is around a half billion euro. • With this investment, Boehringer Ingelheim plans on adding more than 400 jobs. • The biopharmaceutical production plant will go into operation by 2021. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim will make a significant investment...

Boehringer Ingelheim 3rd-generation EGFR TKI, BI 1482694, receives FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation in lung cancer INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, December 21st 2015

         New data from Phase I/II clinical trial presented at ESMO Asia 2015 Congress showcase the potential for BI 1482694* to become a new treatment option for EGFR mutation-positive lung cancer In 62% of patients with T790M-positive NSCLC objective responses were achieved, including...

Oral REVLIMID® Plus Dexamethasone Granted Approval for Treatment of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma in... BOUDRY, Switzerland & TOKYO -Monday, December 21st 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced that REVLIMID® (lenalidomide), a cancer medicine that is administered orally, has been granted full marketing authorization by Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labour and...

Mindshare to Hold “Content Decoded” Conference on January 19th Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar] [fr]

Mindshare, which is part of WPP, is a global media agency network helping clients to make collaborative and adaptive decisions across their paid, owned, and earned marketing in real-time. The Mindshare team is excited to announce this season’s most exciting media conference under the theme of...