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Hong Kong and Bordeaux Sign the First MoU on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion

Hong Kong and Bordeaux Sign the First MoU on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – The first Memorandum of Understanding between the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and Bordeaux Greats Events — Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Bordeaux Métropole on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion (MoU) was signed yesterday (16 June 2018) at the Bordeaux Wine Festival to further strengthen [...]

Medibio Broadens Opportunities with Compatibility to Fitbit Wearable Devices for Mental Health Measurement

Medibio Broadens Opportunities with Compatibility to Fitbit Wearable Devices for Mental Health Measurement

SYDNEY, Australia and MINNEAPOLIS, Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Medibio Limited  (ASX:MEB) (OTCQB:MDBIF), the world leader in objective measurement technology for mental health, has recently enhanced the compatibility of its mobile app product to accept data from Fitbit devices equipped with heart rate monitors. The mobile app, named Medibio Inform, allows businesses to offer employees [...]

Taconic Biosciences Launches European Production of Diet Induced Obesity Model

Taconic Biosciences Launches European Production of Diet Induced Obesity Model

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered mouse model and service solutions, has launched local production of the Taconic diet induced obesity (DIO) model in Europe.  DIO mice are used to study metabolic disease and obesity because they exhibit elevated glucose, insulin, cholesterol, leptin, and corticosterone, [...]

LEH Pharma Appoints Two New Members to its Scientific Advisory Board

LEH Pharma Appoints Two New Members to its Scientific Advisory Board

London, UK, Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — LEH Pharma Ltd, the leading provider of novel ocular implants for macular disorders today announces the appointment of Professor Robert Devenyi and Dr Sadeer Hannush to its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). The SAB, comprised of world-leading experts in ophthalmology, will work closely with LEH Pharma’s senior management team [...]

Neuralstem Awarded Phase I SBIR Contract to Support Research into Neural Stem Cell Therapy for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

Neuralstem Awarded Phase I SBIR Contract to Support Research into Neural Stem Cell Therapy for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

GERMANTOWN, Md., Jun. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Neuralstem, Inc. (Nasdaq:CUR), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel treatments for nervous system diseases, today announced that it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract by the Department of Defense (DoD). The award of $150,000 will support the Company’s ongoing efforts to develop its [...]

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Wins Best Feature in an Online Publication at 2018 Caribbean Tourism Industry Awards

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Wins Best Feature in an Online Publication at 2018 Caribbean Tourism Industry Awards

Plantation, FL, Jun. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation (BMOTA) was recognized by The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) in the Virutal Visitor Award category for “Best Feature in an Online Publicaion” at the annual Caribbean Tourism Industry Awards on the evening of June 7 at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel. [...]

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Director General Joy Jibrilu Honored with Caribbean Tourism Organization’s Allied Award

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Director General Joy Jibrilu Honored with Caribbean Tourism Organization’s Allied Award

Plantation, FL, Jun. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Last night during the Caribbean Tourism Industry Awards Dinner and Fashion Show, part of the annual Caribbean Week New York events, Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Director General Joy Jibrilu received the distinguished Allied Award for her exceptional work towards the sustainable development of Caribbean tourism.  Director [...]

Celixir Announces US FDA Approval of the IND Application for Cell Therapy Heartcel

Celixir Announces US FDA Approval of the IND Application for Cell Therapy Heartcel

Stratford-upon-Avon, UK, Jun. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Celixir, a privately owned company discovering and developing life-saving advanced therapies, announces that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its Investigational New Drug application (IND) for HeartcelTM, its immuno-modulatory progenitor (iMP) cell therapy for the treatment of adult heart failure. Celixir announced in January the approval [...]

Graduate Management Admission Council Announces Two New Board Members and Incoming Chairperson of the Board

Graduate Management Admission Council Announces Two New Board Members and Incoming Chairperson of the Board

RESTON, Va., Jun. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a non-profit association of leading global business schools, is pleased to announce two additions to its board of directors and announce the new chairperson of the board. The terms for the new board directors begin on July 1, 2018; the chair position [...]