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World Conference on Lung Cancer Wednesday Press Conference: PD-1/PD-L1 Advancements and Interventions to Prevent and Treat Lung Cancer

World Conference on Lung Cancer Wednesday Press Conference: PD-1/PD-L1 Advancements and Interventions to Prevent and Treat Lung Cancer

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — The final press conference from the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) highlighted new advancements surrounding the discovery of PD-1 and PD-L1, including a discussion from the researcher credited with discovering PD-1, as well as interventions to prevent lung [...]

World Conference on Lung Cancer Tuesday Press Conference: Evidence to Support Innovative Lung Cancer Interventions

World Conference on Lung Cancer Tuesday Press Conference: Evidence to Support Innovative Lung Cancer Interventions

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Today’s press conference at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) featured groundbreaking findings in the study of both small cell and non-small cell lung cancer. The studies presented covered broad research areas, from confirmation of existing classification [...]

False Advertising by Smith & Nephew Can Put Patients at Risk of Pressure Ulcers, Mölnlycke Lawsuit Alleges

False Advertising by Smith & Nephew Can Put Patients at Risk of Pressure Ulcers, Mölnlycke Lawsuit Alleges

NORCROSS, Ga., Oct. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Patients could face increased risk of pressure ulcers due to false and misleading advertising and promotional activity by Smith & Nephew, according to new allegations in a pending lawsuit filed by Mölnlycke, a world-leading medical solutions company. The suit asserts that Smith & Nephew’s claims about the ability [...]

LogicBio Therapeutics to Present Preclinical Data at European Society of Gene & Cell Therapy 25th Anniversary Congress in Berlin

LogicBio Therapeutics to Present Preclinical Data at European Society of Gene & Cell Therapy 25th Anniversary Congress in Berlin

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, Oct. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — LogicBio Therapeutics, Inc., a gene-therapy company with a mission to develop cures for early-onset life-threatening diseases, announced today that its company co-founder, Dr. Adi Barzel, will present new data from its genome-editing platform during the 25th Annual European Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ESGCT) Congress in two [...]

World Conference on Lung Cancer Monday Press Conference: Dangers of Smoking and Lung Cancer Intervention Research

World Conference on Lung Cancer Monday Press Conference: Dangers of Smoking and Lung Cancer Intervention Research

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Oct. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — At today’s press conference at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC), the world’s preeminent lung cancer researchers provided new insights on CT screening, smoking cessation and mesothelioma. The discussion focused in particular on the conference’s host country of [...]

World Conference on Lung Cancer Sunday Press Conference: Introducing New Awards and Global Guidelines

World Conference on Lung Cancer Sunday Press Conference: Introducing New Awards and Global Guidelines

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Oct. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The first press briefing at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) highlighted new awards and innovations that encourage and support the treatment of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies; these include the recognition of outstanding care teams, [...]

Medibio Completes Heavily Oversubscribed Institutional Placement for $13.9 million to Accelerate Commercialisation

Medibio Completes Heavily Oversubscribed Institutional Placement for $13.9 million to Accelerate Commercialisation

SYDNEY, Australia and MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Medibio Limited (ASX:MEB)(OTCQB:MDBIF) is pleased to announce that it has received firm commitments to raise $13.9 million via the placement of 38,736,640 ordinary shares at a price of $0.36 per share.  The placement will be conducted in a single tranche using the Company’s existing placement capacity [...]

Globecomm Introduces Vector, a Virtualized Video Headend for Delivering Hundreds of Channels Across Multiple Platforms

Globecomm Introduces Vector, a Virtualized Video Headend for Delivering Hundreds of Channels Across Multiple Platforms

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Globecomm announced today the introduction of Vector℠, a virtualized video headend system able to support hundreds of channels and deliver content across multiple platforms.  Vector’s IP-centric platform simplifies the processing, packaging and customization of video content from acquisition and contribution to playout and distribution for delivery across DTH, [...]

Ascom Announces a Strategic Distribution Partnership with GE Healthcare in Europe for Intensive Care Units

Ascom Announces a Strategic Distribution Partnership with GE Healthcare in Europe for Intensive Care Units

BAAR, Switzerland, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW) and GE Healthcare announce a strategic distribution partnership in Europe of Digistat Patient Watch solution. Designed specifically for Intensive Care Units and released by Ascom, this innovative solution helps healthcare professionals gain instant visibility to patient status. Based on Ascom’s connectivity, clinical workflow and mobility expertise, the [...]

2017 Online Journalism Awards Winners Include Le Temps, The Washington Post and STAT

2017 Online Journalism Awards Winners Include Le Temps, The Washington Post and STAT

WASHINGTON, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Superlative reporting on leaked data, prison reform and undue police force led coverage that garnered top honors for 29 media organizations Saturday night at the 2017 Online Journalism Awards, which closed the Online News Association Conference.  At the 17th annual awards dinner, emceed by host of WAMU and NPR’s [...]