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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 [...]

Neuralstem’s NSI-566 Stem Cell Therapy Confers Neurological Improvement in Spinal Cord Injury Patients with Complete Paraplegia

Neuralstem’s NSI-566 Stem Cell Therapy Confers Neurological Improvement in Spinal Cord Injury Patients with Complete Paraplegia

GERMANTOWN, Md., Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Neuralstem, Inc. (Nasdaq:CUR), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel treatments for nervous system diseases, today announced the results from a study published in the journal Cell Stem Cell that support the potential of transplanted NSI-566, a human spinal cord-derived neural stem cell line (HSSC) to benefit patients with chronic [...]

VistaJet Launches the Most Extensive Children’s Private Travel Program

VistaJet Launches the Most Extensive Children’s Private Travel Program

LONDON, Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, today announced the launch of Adventures in the Sky, the most extensive travelers’ program designed especially for children. With one in four of VistaJet flights in 2017 having a child on-board*, offering activities dedicated to young travelers is proving increasingly [...]

CMR Surgical Raises $100 Million in a Series B Financing

CMR Surgical Raises $100 Million in a Series B Financing

Cambridge, UK, Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) – CMR Surgical Ltd, the British company developing a next-generation surgical robot, announces that it has closed a Series B funding round raising $100 million from new investor, Zhejiang Silk Road Fund and existing investors Escala Capital Investments, LGT, Cambridge Innovation Capital and Watrium. CMR Surgical will use the proceeds [...]

Bahamas Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conference on Grand Bahama, June 2018

Bahamas Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conference on Grand Bahama, June 2018

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The Bahamas Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conference was officially announced by Minister of State for Grand Bahama in the Office of the Prime Minister, Senator the Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson, during a recent press conference.  The conference, scheduled to be held June 20 to 22 at the Grand [...]

Helsinn Group and MEI Pharma Announce Upcoming Presentation at ASCO 2018 on the Design of the Phase III PRIMULA Study of Pracinostat in Combination with Azacitidine for the Treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

Helsinn Group and MEI Pharma Announce Upcoming Presentation at ASCO 2018 on the Design of the Phase III PRIMULA Study of Pracinostat in Combination with Azacitidine for the Treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

Lugano, Switzerland, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Helsinn, a Swiss pharmaceutical group focused on building quality cancer care products, and MEI Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: MEIP), a pharmaceutical company focused on leveraging its extensive development and oncology expertise to identify and advance new therapies for cancer, today announce that the PRIMULA study design will be presented at [...]