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Rennova Health Postpones Special Meeting of Stockholders to June 2, 2017

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:15:00 EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA), (NASDAQ: RNVAZ) ("Rennova" or the "Company"), a vertically integrated provider of industry-leading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers, announces the postponement of its Special Meeting of stockholders that was to have taken place originally on May 19, 2017, and which was subsequently postponed to May 26, 2017. The second postponement is necessary because a quorum of shares represented at the meeting continues not to be achieved. The new date for the Special Meeting is June 2, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time and it will take place at the offices of Shutts & Bowen LLP, 525 Okeechobee Boulevard, Suite 1100, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. The record date of April 21, 2017 remains unchanged.




SANUWAVE Announces Appointment of LITHOMED as Distributor for Orthopedics Products in Taiwan

Thu, 25 May 2017 13:00:00 EDT

SANUWAVE Completes Extensive Search and Appoints LITHOMED as Distributor for Company's Orthopedic Product(s) in Taiwan; Minimum Order Value $500,000




LDS Offers Fully-Integrated Cannabis Opportunity -- CFN Media

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:35:33 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) -  CFN Media Group ("CFN Media"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced publication of an article covering Lifestyle Delivery Systems Inc. (CSE: LDS) (OTCQB: LDSYF) and its compelling business model in the cannabis industry.




NSAV Announces FINRA Approval and Effectiveness of Stock Dividend

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:24:03 EDT

CRESCO, PA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTC: NSAV), announced today that FINRA has approved and made effective the Company's previously announced 10% common stock dividend, which has a record date of June 1, 2017. The public is advised that the final day to purchase NSAV shares in order to receive the dividend is Friday, May 26, 2017.




Clinical Trial Evaluating the Effect of Prolact CR(R) on Length of Stay and Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Among Very Low Birth Weight Infants Surpasses the Halfway Point

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:05:00 EDT

DUARTE, CA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Prolacta Bioscience®, the pioneer in human milk-based neonatal nutritional products for premature infants, announced today that it passed the halfway point in a clinical trial evaluating the effect of adding Prolact CR®, a caloric fortifier made from 100 percent human milk cream, to an exclusive human milk-based diet (EHMD)1 for very low birth weight (VLBW) premature infants. The study is evaluating the length of stay and incidence of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and has enrolled 127 of the 210 participants weighing between 500 and 1,250g (1 lb 1 oz to 2 lbs 12 oz).




MedX Health Corp. and Melanoma Network of Canada announce strategic partnership: Collaborating on occupational health and safety offering for corporate Canada and their employees

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - MedX Health Corp. ("MedX") (TSX VENTURE: MDX) is pleased to announce its ground-breaking partnership with the Melanoma Network of Canada ("MNC"). The MNC is a national organization that provides melanoma awareness and prevention information to the public, patient support and advocacy, and assists in efforts to target funding for research. MedX and the MNC will collaborate to create a health and safety program that includes melanoma education and an onsite skin cancer screening program using MedX's SIAscopy technology. This program will be marketed to Corporations, Life Insurance Companies and Government agencies.




Mandala Healing Center Partners With Transformations Treatment Center

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - The Mandala Healing center announced today its new partnership with Transformations Treatment Center of Delray Beach, FL.




Saavy Naturals Targets $121B Skincare Industry -- SECFilings.com

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

REDONDO BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) -  SECFilings.com, a leading financial news and information portal offering free real-time public company filing alerts, announces the publication of an article and exclusive CEO interview discussing Trimax Corporation Inc. (OTC PINK: TMXN) dba Saavy Naturals and its ambitious plans within the natural skin care industry. Saavy merged into the existing public entity in a transaction announced in early May.




Platinex Leverages Experienced Team to Build Cannabis Destination -- CFN Media

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - CFN Media Group, the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article discussing Platinex Inc.'s (CSE: PTX) experienced team behind the launch of CannabisMall.Shop and CannabisMall.Org. The company will be featuring progressive advances on the two sites continuously prior to launch.




Mexico's Legalization of Medical Marijuana Yields Opportunities -- CFN Media

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) -  CFN Media Group, the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces the publication of an article discussing Mexico's pending legalization of medical marijuana, and Medical Marijuana Inc.'s (OTC PINK: MJNA) established position as a leader in the country's nascent industry.




The Life Sciences Report Interviews H.C. Wainwright Analyst Ed Arce

Thu, 25 May 2017 08:45:00 EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - NASH is an epidemic in the U.S., with more than 100 million people believed to be affected. Yet no FDA-approved treatments are available, with the exception of liver transplantation for end-stage disease. In part two of his interview with The Life Sciences Report, Ed Arce, managing director in equity research and senior analyst covering companies in the biopharmaceuticals and specialty pharmaceuticals sectors for H.C. Wainwright, and organizer of the recent inaugural NASH Investor Conference, says that small companies are rushing to fill the pipeline, with numerous compounds in trials.




The Life Sciences Report Examines Viveve Medical's Record-Breaking Quarter

Thu, 25 May 2017 08:45:00 EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Viveve Medical Inc.'s (NASDAQ: VIVE) Q1/17 results beat expectations, an accomplishment that was welcomed by several industry analysts.




Rennova Health Names Michael Pollack Interim Chief Financial Officer

Thu, 25 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA), (NASDAQ: RNVAZ) ("Rennova" or the "Company"), a vertically integrated provider of industry-leading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers, announces the appointment of Michael Pollack, CPA as Interim Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Pollack brings approximately 30 years of corporate finance, reporting and consulting experience to Rennova, working with publicly traded and privately held companies with a particular focus on healthcare. Since 2005 Mr. Pollack has been with KBL, LLP, a certified public accounting and business advisory firm, most recently serving as Partner-in-Charge of KBL's audit quality and control, and the Partner-in-Charge of KBL's Public Company (SEC) Practices Group.




Align Technology to Speak at Upcoming Financial Conferences

Thu, 25 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced that the company is scheduled to speak at upcoming financial conferences. The presentations, as noted below, will be webcast live via the Investor Relations section of Align Technology's website at http://investor.aligntech.com. An archived replay will remain on the website for approximately three months.




Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces Execution Of Sale and Purchase Transaction Of Cannabis Friendly Resort In Quebec, Canada As New Recreational Regulations For Country Are Approved

Thu, 25 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) (www.AgritekHoldings.com) today announced that the Company has executed a land purchase agreement to purchase a "420 Style" resort and estate property approximately one hour outside of Quebec City, Canada. The fifteen-acre estate consists of nine (9) unique guest suites, horse stables, and is within walking distance to a public golf course, which Agritek Holdings will also have ownership in for guests staying at the resort. A separate structure will serve as a small grow facility run by patient employees and caretakers on the property which may be toured by guests of the facility.




Boys Town Adopts Cisco ACI as the Platform for IT as a Service and Hybrid Cloud

Thu, 25 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Boys Town excels at digital transformation to support youth care mission nationwide




Pharmaceutical Case Studies Illustrating Data Analytics Strategies: New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Thu, 25 May 2017 07:30:00 EDT

Extracting the Most Value from Your Data Assets




HempLife Today Outlines Three to Five Year Plan to Reach $50,000,000 in Annual Sales Revenue

Thu, 25 May 2017 07:00:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Ubiquitech Software Corp. (OTC PINK: UBQU), through its subsidiary HempLife TodayT an innovative and growing Company offering the finest CBD (Cannabidiol), products derived from Hemp, is announcing its three to five-year plan to reach $50,000,000 in annual sales revenue. Company gives overview on how it can achieve this goal and the progress it is making toward this stated goal.




Uncover Pharmacovigilance Insights with Data Discovery and Active Surveillance, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Thu, 25 May 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Third in the series Four Steps to Shorten Your Clinical Trials with Informatics




ContraFect Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Study Evaluating CF-301 in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia

Thu, 25 May 2017 07:00:00 EDT

YONKERS, NY--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced the initiation of an international Phase 2 study evaluating its first-in-class lysin, CF-301, as a potential treatment of Staphylococcus aureus (Staph aureus) bacteremia including right sided endocarditis. Staph aureus bacteremia and endocarditis are serious life threatening infections, associated with substantial morbidity and mortality despite currently available conventional antibiotics. This multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study is designed to evaluate the potential for CF-301 to be used in addition to standard-of-care (SOC) antibiotics to significantly improve clinical success rates compared to SOC antibiotics alone. Safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of CF-301 will also be evaluated in the study. The company expects to announce top line results in Q4 2018.




Global Pharma Teams Likely to Increase Outsourced Patient Adherence Personnel

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:42:00 EDT

Approximately 50% of surveyed global patient adherence teams report increasing outsourced FTEs




Align Technology Receives U.S. Patents for SmartTrack(R) Invisalign(R) Aligner Material

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:21:33 EDT

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN), today announced that two U.S. Patents, Nos. 9,655,691 and 9,655,693, have been issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for SmartTrack aligner material, used exclusively for Invisalign aligner treatment. Launched commercially in 2013, Align's proprietary SmartTrack material is an innovative multi-layer polymer that delivers more gentle, constant force to improve control of tooth movements with Invisalign clear aligners. SmartTrack material was designed specifically for orthodontic treatment with Invisalign aligners and more precisely conforms to tooth morphology, attachments, and interproximal spaces compared to other aligner materials.




Bio-Rad Introduces Enhanced Options with its IH-Com Data Management Software for Managing Patient Results with the IH-1000 System

Wed, 24 May 2017 16:15:00 EDT

HERCULES, CA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) (NYSE: BIOb), a global provider of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for enhanced capability with its IH-Com data management software to manage patient results with the company's IH-1000 automated blood typing instrument.




UPDATE - CROS NT Announces Extended Partnership With Medidata -- Deploys RaveX

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:42:29 EDT

MAIDENHEAD, UNITED KINGDOM and CHAPEL HILL, NC--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - CROS NT today announced the go-live of its RaveX team in an extension of the company's partnership with Medidata.




Shema Kolainu's Workshop: The Behavioral Management

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:15:45 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Shema Kolainu - Hear Our Voices, the school and center for autism an educational organization dedicated to the support and education of individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) held its 8th free autism workshop at Pennsylvania Hotel in New York City on Tuesday. April's workshop focused on how to conduct basic functional analysis to assess the function of behaviors in multiple settings and include the special needs child in family outings. As usual, Autistics, their families; and therapists, professors, and other health care professionals were present at our Tuesday's program.




CORRECTION - Align Technology Reaches 1 Million Invisalign Teenagers

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:04:25 EDT

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - In the news release, "Align Technology Reaches 1 Million Invisalign Teenagers," issued earlier today by Align Technology (NASDAQ: ALGN), we are advised by the company that the last sentence of the first paragraph should read "Ridgewood, New Jersey, U.S.A." rather than "Ridgeview, New Jersey, U.S.A." as originally issued. There is also an updated image. Complete corrected text follows.




Governing & Living Cities Announce High-Performing Cities From the Inaugural Equipt To Innovate(TM) Survey

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:00:00 EDT

Top-ranking cities featured at Governing's annual Summit on Government Performance and Innovation




Competitive Funding Opportunity Available for Medical Residents

Wed, 24 May 2017 14:41:52 EDT

ACGME Back to Bedside Initiative Seeks Innovative Ideas to Increase Time Residents Spend with Patients




National Lipid Association Releases Results of Survey on Barriers to PCSK9 Inhibitor Prescription Approval Process

Wed, 24 May 2017 14:37:52 EDT

Responses from healthcare workers show significant barriers to prescriptions




Exa Enterprise Imaging Provides Specialty Viewing for 3D Breast Tomosynthesis and Cardiac Imaging

Wed, 24 May 2017 13:00:00 EDT

WAYNE, NJ--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - At the 2017 annual meeting of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM), Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc. will showcase advanced specialty viewing capabilities of the ExaT Enterprise Imaging platform. The platform facilitates the viewing of large medical imaging files, such as 3D mammography, cardiac imaging and nuclear medicine, quickly and efficiently on existing workstations throughout the enterprise. With the Exa diagnostic quality Zero Footprint Universal Viewer, clinicians can view these images and more from any modality and any vendor. Exa delivers relevant priors from the PACS or Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA), including 3D Breast Tomosynthesis and cardiovascular images quickly and securely.




NSAV Announces Update on OTC Reporting Status

Wed, 24 May 2017 10:36:25 EDT

CRESCO, PA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTC: NSAV), a legal medical cannabis technology and advisory company, announced today that it will continue to operate as an SEC fully reporting company. In order to expedite this process, NSAV has retained the services of PCAOB auditor, Paritz & Company, P.A., a New Jersey-based accounting and auditing firm. The Company views this move as a major step to becoming fully SEC reporting and greatly enhancing the public image of NSAV. The Company filed a Form 8-K with the SEC last week to report this development.




Healthtalk Live, Inc. Launches Hemp Snack Brand During Hemp History Week

Wed, 24 May 2017 09:50:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Healthtalk Live, Inc. (OTCQB: HLTK), a fully reporting consumer goods company specializing in hemp-infused food and beverage products, announced today the official flagship product launch of the Company's snack brand, Humbly Hemp. The new product, an innovative snack bar, will be rolled out during Hemp History Week, starting June 5, 2017.




7 in 10 Consumers Want At Least Three Insurer Options When Shopping for Health Insurance

Wed, 24 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) -  AgileHealthInsurance.com released the results of a nationwide poll today that explored the importance of product inventory within health insurance shopping. The survey asked 1,222 adults across the nation, "When shopping for health insurance online, what is the minimum number of insurance companies you want to compare to be confident that you will make the best selection?" Consumers had the option of selecting one of the following answers: "One," "Two," "Three," "Four," or "Five or more."




Comprehensive Pain Specialists Relieve Contact Center Agony with Avaya

Wed, 24 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

Avaya Enterprise Cloud: xCaaS solution improves quality, functionality and flexibility




Rennova Health Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA) (NASDAQ: RNVAZ) ("Rennova" or the "Company") reports financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 and provides a business update.




How to Upgrade Kombucha and Functional Beverage, Food, Supplement Products with Symbiotic Botanical Fermentation, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:18:30 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - During a live broadcast, industry expert Chantale Houle, President of Kefiplant, will discuss the upcoming market opportunities for kombucha and botanicals.




The Good, the Bad, the Necessary in Rare Disease Studies, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:10:14 EDT

Live session on June 8, 2017 features expert panel from INC Research discussing the why, where, when and how a rare disease drug is intended to be used subsequent to approval and the importance of beginning with the end in mind




MedX Health Corp. announces Joint Venture Marketing Partnership with OncoTech LLC

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:04:49 EDT

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - MedX Health Corp. ("MedX") (TSX VENTURE: MDX) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with OncoTech LLC ("OncoTech"), a US-based company, to develop the market for MedX's SIAscopy products in Mexico, Colombia and Spain, as well as selected developing countries. OncoTech will immediately begin working on obtaining regulatory approval for SIAscopy in Mexico and Colombia as well as working with its local networks to launch SIAscopy. Since SIAscopy is already CE approved, OncoTech will begin developing a marketing plan for SIAscopy in Spain.




Nabsys Demonstrates High-Definition Whole Genome Mapping Performance Capturing Structural Variants in Microbial and Human Genomes, Plans Beta Program

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:01:00 EDT

Talks and Papers Previewed at PMWC 2017 and SFAF Conferences Advance Nabsys' Mission to Democratize Structural Information







Melissa Launches Intelligence Tools for Debt Recovery Applications

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Personator Search Enables Full Contact Matches with Just a Name, Ideal for Integration with Collection Software Platforms




Align Technology Reaches 1 Million Invisalign Teenagers

Wed, 24 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Invisalign Teens Growing 10X the Orthodontic Industry




Milestone Scientific Hosts Webcast with U.S. Key Opinion Leader to Discuss Advantages of the Wand(R) Dental Instrument

Wed, 24 May 2017 07:47:52 EDT

LIVINGSTON, NJ--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - Milestone Scientific Inc . (NYSE MKT: MLSS), a medical R&D company that designs, patents, incubates and commercializes a growing portfolio of innovative injection technologies, today announced a webcast presentation with Dr. David Hornbrook, DDS, FAACD, FACE, a key opinion leader (KOL) in dentistry, sharing his personal experience with the Wand® and discussing its advantages and benefits. The webcast presentation is available on the Company's website at: http://www.milestonescientific.com/investors.html.




Easton Pharmaceuticals Announces It Has Signed an LOI to Acquire An Interest in a 45 Acre Parcel for the Cultivation of Medical Marijuana in Toronto, Canada; Wholly Owned Subsidiary, iBliss in Birmingham's UK Vaper Expo

Wed, 24 May 2017 07:28:28 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) -  Easton Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC PINK: EAPH) is pleased to announce that it has signed a Letter of Intent with Canadian Alliance Group to acquire an interest in their 45 acre fully owned parcel of land for the cultivation, production and sale of medical marijuana to the cannabis industry. Easton's wholly owned subsidiary, iBliss Inc. is currently in Birmingham, UK for this weekend's Vaper expo.




MTBC to Present at the 2017 Marcum MicroCap Conference in NYC

Wed, 24 May 2017 07:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) - MTBC (NASDAQ: MTBC) (NASDAQ: MTBCP) a leading provider of proprietary, cloud-based electronic health records, practice management and mHealth solutions announced today that it will be presenting at the 2017 Marcum MicroCap Investor Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Thursday, June 15 at 11:30 AM EDT.




Kerecis Named Iceland's Fastest Growing Startup

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:17:33 EDT

Company that uses fish skin to heal human wounds and tissue damage is one of Europe's fastest growing companies




Phoenix Life Sciences Executes a Strategic Alliance agreement with Australia-based Canndeo Ltd. to Produce and Supply Medicinal Cannabis to Australia

Tue, 23 May 2017 19:00:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Phoenix Life Sciences is pleased to announce that it has signed a strategic alliance agreement with Australia-based medicinal cannabis company Canndeo Ltd (100%-owned subsidiary of The Hydroponics Company ASX:THC) to cooperatively research, develop, manufacture, distribute and sell medicinal cannabis products in Australia and internationally.




Government Account Manager Staffing Levels Surpass Those of Pharmacy Account Managers in Global Pharma Market Access Teams

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:26:00 EDT

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Market access teams across Top 10, Top 50 and small pharmaceutical companies are more likely to employ higher numbers of full-time equivalents (FTEs) to support government accounts compared to pharmacy accounts, according to a recently released study by business intelligence provider, Cutting Edge Information.




Tetra Bio-Pharma Signs Definitive Agreement for Two Products with Panag Pharma

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:00:00 EDT

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. ("Tetra" or the "Company") (CSE:TBP)(CSE:TBP.CN)(CNSX:TBP)(OTCQB:TBPMF), announced today it has signed a definitive agreement with Panag Pharma Inc. for the development and commercialization of novel cannabinoid based formulations for the treatment of pain and inflammation. Combined total market potential of both products in the USA in 2014 is estimated over US$5.5 billion. The recent press release on May 17th for the filing of a patent in ocular disease combined with the patents from Panag in the ocular space make this agreement very lucrative.




President Trump's Proposed Budget Slashes Foreign Assistance, Jeopardizes America's Interests According to WaterAid

Tue, 23 May 2017 15:49:14 EDT

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - WaterAid today expressed alarm at the President's budget request for fiscal year 2018, which includes a 29.1% cut to State and other international programs; eliminates USAID's core poverty reduction tool, the Development Assistance Account; and makes significant cuts to Global Health Programs.




SANUWAVE Health Announces Shock Wave Scientific Program in Milan, Italy Conducted by Medical Advanced Technologies, 26 May, 2017

Tue, 23 May 2017 15:00:00 EDT

SUWANEE, GA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (OTCQB: SNWV) is pleased to announce that the company's exclusive distributor in Italy, Medical Advanced Technologies S.R.L. (MATEK) is sponsoring a one day scientific program to be conducted in Milan, Italy on May 26, 2017. This program, Workshop@Rooftop, will be held at the exclusive Hotel The Square in Milan. MATEK has been one of SANUWAVE's most active partners in promoting both dermaPACE® and orthoPACE® in Europe. Their innovative and proactive approach towards promoting dermaPACE and orthoPACE is reflected in this program which will assemble some of the most accomplished medical researchers and medical practitioners in Italy. The program will discuss the newest clinical information related to the mechanism of action for SANUWAVE's product line and to discuss clinical case-studies and on-going research in the field of extracorporeal shock wave technology (ESWT) and in particular the use of dermaPACE for wound indications and orthoPACE for orthopedic indications. Specific topics include:




Coliprotec(R) F4/F18 est lancé dans l'Union européenne par Elanco : Prevtec Microbia livre un million de doses

Tue, 23 May 2017 14:26:22 EDT

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 23 mai 2017) - Prevtec Microbia Inc. (« Prevtec ») est heureuse d'offrir un compte rendu du lancement commercial de son vaccin bivalent Coliprotec® F4/F18 dans l'Union européenne. Coliprotec® F4/F18 est un produit phare contre la diarrhée post-sevrage chez les porcs.




Coliprotec(R) F4/F18 is launched in the EU through Elanco: Prevtec Microbia delivers a million doses

Tue, 23 May 2017 14:25:28 EDT

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Prevtec Microbia Inc. ("Prevtec") is pleased to provide an update on the commercial launch of its bivalent vaccine Coliprotec® F4/F18 in the European Union, a front line product against post weaning diarrhea (PWD) in pigs.




MedX Health Corp. Announces Improved Revenues in First Quarter 2017 Results

Tue, 23 May 2017 13:29:47 EDT

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - MedX Health Corp. ("MedX" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: MDX) announced its results for the three months ended March 31, 2017, which are also available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).




Femwell Group Health Partners with HealthGrid to offer a complete Patient Engagement Platform to Improve Patient Experience and Expand Value-based Care

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:10:23 EDT

Thousands of patients to benefit from interactive access to care delivered to their mobile device




Science Exchange Invited to Speak at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR) Seminar

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:00:00 EDT

Elizabeth Iorns, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of Science Exchange will present the Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology




Nutrition 21 Chromax Leads Way for Scientific Claims of Chromium Picolinate

Tue, 23 May 2017 11:48:53 EDT

PURCHASE, NY--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Chromium picolinate has long been known for its positive effects on glucose metabolism when it comes to weight management. However, more than 35 clinical studies on humans have been completed on a brand of chromium picolinate called Chromax, a dietary supplement ingredient developed by Nutrition 21. For the past three decades, Nutrition 21 has paved the way for scientific claims on this essential mineral. According to the University of Maryland Medical Center, most Americans have diets that are low in chromium due to decreased levels of chromium in the soil, and loss of chromium from refined foods. Low chromium levels can affect glucose, triglycerides, cholesterol levels, and risk of diabetes and heart disease.




Marijuana Company of America Announces the Filing of Form 10 Registration Statement with SEC

Tue, 23 May 2017 10:59:31 EDT

BONSALL, CA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA, INC ("MCOA" or the "Company") (OTC PINK: MCOA), an innovative cannabis and hemp company, is pleased to announce that it has filed a Form 10 Registration Statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This is an important step in helping the Company to raise the necessary capital to fund its projects and expand its operations, as well as provide more transparent and reliable information to investors.




Amazonas Florestal Ltd. Announced Today That The Company's Wholly Owned Subsidiary Amazon Hemp Has Completed the Planting of Its First 100-Acre CBD Hemp Plantation in the State of Colorado

Tue, 23 May 2017 10:16:10 EDT

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) -  Amazonas Florestal, Ltd. (www.azflusa.com) (OTC PINK: AZFL), a natural resources company dedicated to innovative, sustainable forest management, Industrial CBD Hemp and the certification and sales of carbon credits, today announced that the company's wholly owned subsidiary Amazon Hemp has completed Planting of its first 100 Acre CBD Hemp Plantation in the State of Colorado. The Company announced today that on May 16th, 2017, company contractors completed the planting of 236,700 High CBD Hemp seeds in the 100-acre field located in Weld County. The Company also announced that it expects to plant its second 100-acre field on or about May 24th, 2017.




Protext Mobility Completes Name Change to Protext Pharma and Provides Update on Medical Cannabis License

Tue, 23 May 2017 10:00:00 EDT

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Protext Pharma, Inc. (OTC PINK: TXTM) ("Protext" or "the Company"), a biotech company engaged in the development of pharmaceutical applications with highly bioavailable Phytofare® extracts, has announced today that its name change to Protext Pharma, Inc is now effective with the State of Delaware, and is pleased to provide the following shareholders update on its wholly owned subsidiary Cannabis Biosciences. The Company expects to submit the name change to FINRA in the coming days.




Convalo Executes Agreement With Operating Partner for Hollywood Detox Center

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) -




Vet Online Supply Lands Initial Funding and Launches Online Retail Sales

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Vet Online Supply, Inc. (OTC PINK: VTNL) (the Company) announces the website launch of their retail sales after an 18 month planning for product branding.




Vitargent introduces world's first product safety information platform applying proprietary Testing 2.0 biological testing technology

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

Safety of 100-plus edible oils thoroughly examined in breakthrough test




SinglePoint Continues Acquisition Strategy with New LOI -- CFN Media

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CannabisFN"), the leading creative agency and media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article that covers SinglePoint Inc.'s (OTC PINK: SING) recently announced letter of intent with Discount Indoor Garden Supply.




ABcann's Pesticide-Free Approach is a Breath of Fresh Air -- CFN Media

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CFN Media"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced publication of an article covering ABcann Global Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ABCN) and why its pesticide-free approach sets a gold standard for the industry.




First Foods Group Retains Cannabis Business Expert Robert Hunt

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:59:27 EDT

Hunt will Explore Natural Synergies and Opportunities for First Foods in the Legal Cannabis Industry




Vaxil Launches Manufacturing of ImMucin Immunotherapy for Upcoming Clinical Trials

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

Selected to Present at 2017 Biomed Conference




Nutra Pharma Announces Collaboration with the International Security Group for Development of Nerve Agent Counter Measures

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

CORAL SPRINGS, FL--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Nutra Pharma Corporation (OTCQB: NPHC), a biotechnology company marketing Nyloxin® and Pet Pain-AwayT in the over-the-counter (OTC) pain management market, and which is also developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and Pain, announced a collaboration today with International Security Group to develop its nerve agent counter measures.




CROS NT Announces Extended Partnership With Medidata -- Deploys RaveX

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

MAIDENHEAD, UNITED KINGDOM and CHAPEL HILL, NC--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - CROS NT today announced the go-live of its RaveX team in an extension of the company's partnership with Medidata.




Lexington Biosciences Introduces President and Board Chair

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Lexington Biosciences, Inc. (CSE: LNB) (LNB.CN) (CNSX: LNB) (the "Company" or "Lexington"), a development-stage medical device company operating within the healthcare industry, is pleased to introduce and welcome Mr. Eric Willis as Company President, and Mr. Doug Janzen as Board Chairman.




OncBioMune CMO Begins Formulation Work on Tretinoin for Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

BATON ROUGE, LA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - OncBioMune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: OBMP) ("OncBioMune" or the "Company"), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of novel cancer products and a proprietary vaccine technology, is pleased to announce that its contract manufacturing organization (CMO) has begun formulation work on tretinoin, also known as all-trans retinoic acid (ATRA), at its state-of-the-art, cGMP-compliant facility in Colombia. Tretinoin is an oral drug for the treatment of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia (APL). OncBioMune has acquired commercialization rights for tretinoin throughout Mexico, Central America and Latin America from the leading South American CMO.




FutureLand Corp (FUTL) CEO, Cameron Cox, Plans Site Visit in Grants Pass, Oregon to Discuss Upcoming Groovy Groves Cannabis Crop

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:27:19 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) -  FutureLand Corp (OTCQB: FUTL), a dynamic growth company in the cannabis sector, announced today that its CEO, Cameron Cox, is planning a site visit to Groovy Groves LLC in Grants Pass, Oregon, from May 20 - May 25th.




Healthwise Measures Up -- Two Billion Better Health Decisions

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

As of May 18, people have counted on Healthwise information two billion times




BDS Evolves: New Website Launch Offers Options for Interaction

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

NEWBERG, OR--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - BDS is proud to announce the launch of their new website and social media platform. BDS' goal is to invite widespread participation and community building around their brand, and to offer customers even more opportunity for interaction. "BDS is very customer service oriented. It's great that you can get someone on the phone to discuss the products," states Craig M. Johnson, DMD, of Louisville KY. "They have a really good selection of high quality and affordable products."




CB Scientific's (CBSC) CannaRAPID an Effective Intervention for Opioid Drug Addiction Patients -- Every Year Close to 28,000 People Die From an Opioid-Related Overdose in America

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - CB Scientific, Inc. (OTC PINK: CBSC), a designer, developer and manufacturer of Cannabis Analytical Tools and Devices, Cannabis Medical Delivery Systems and Personal Analytical Kits and Devices, announces today that the Company has developed a novel product medical device portfolio since acquiring Marutronics Medical Devices in February 2017. The company has developed three core platform technologies; CannaRAPIDT, CannaNASALT, and CannaDERMET, focused on precise dosing and controlled release of cannabinoid compounds for patients. CB Scientific developed CannaRAPIDT, a sublingual cannabinoid delivery product, and is gearing up for clinical studies on the use of CannaRAPIDT for treating opioid addiction.




REPROCELL and Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner to Open Multi-Site Biosample Repository in India

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:59:17 EDT

Joint venture provides quality source of clinically annotated tissue specimens from vast Indian population




Biomerica to present at the 18th Annual B. Riley & Co. investor conference on May 24, 2017

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:29:00 EDT

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Biomerica Inc. (NASDAQ: BMRA) today announced it will present at the 18th Annual B. Riley institutional investor conference being held May 24-25, 2017 in Santa Monica, CA.




Self-Administration Injection Systems -- A Change in Market Trends Requires a Rethinking of Your Compounds Packaging, New Xtalks Webinar

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Session will offer insight on the advantages of prefilled syringes and cartridges, including the various differentiators of the most commonly used syringe platforms -- pre-sterilized and bulk




Elsevier Launches New Stem Cell Book Series

Tue, 23 May 2017 04:00:00 EDT

Each volume focuses on stem cells in an individual organ and how to use them alongside relevant methods and protocols




Three Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide executives to speak at the 2017 e-RX and EHR Conference

Mon, 22 May 2017 15:26:51 EDT

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (www.ogilvychww.com), the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (www.ogilvy.com), and a WPP Health & Wellness company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (www.wpp.com), today announced Angelo Campano, Russell Grimaldi, and Ritesh Patel will present at the 2017 e-RX and EHR Conference on May 23-24, 2017, in Philadelphia, PA.




JAR of Hope Attempts to Pass Legislation that Would Make Early September Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Week in the State of New York

Mon, 22 May 2017 14:00:00 EDT

Foundation Dedicated to Curing Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Aims to Request that New York Governor Proclaim September 10-16 as a Week Dedicated to Duchenne Awareness and Education




ADA-Required Interpreting Services Now Available Throughout the United States

Mon, 22 May 2017 13:15:17 EDT

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - Sorenson Community Interpreting Services (SCIS) is now providing onsite, in-person sign language interpreting services to U.S. businesses, medical practices, schools and other organizations that employ or serve members of the Deaf community. SCIS facilitates communication between Deaf and hearing people and customizes the communication by matching sign language interpreters' skills and expertise to each interpreting job -- whether the request is for a medical appointment, legal consultation, training seminar or performance review.




UPDATE - Robert Lee Ahn Campaign Slams Jimmy Gomez for "Bait and Switch" on Medi-Cal Support From Prop. 56 Tobacco Tax

Mon, 22 May 2017 13:00:53 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - Calling it another example of "bait and switch" politics in Sacramento, the Robert Lee Ahn for Congress campaign slammed Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez for not opposing Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to not fund increased reimbursement rates for doctors seeing Medi-Cal patients; potentially slashing low-income access to healthcare.




Corum Client Hospicesoft acquired by Optima Healthcare Solutions

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:30:00 EDT

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - Corum Group, the leading global software M&A advisory firm, announced today that its client Hospicesoft, a supplier of cloud-based software for hospices, was acquired by Optima Healthcare Solutions, a leading provider of cloud-based software for post-acute care providers. Optima is a portfolio company of Alpine Investors V, LP and affiliated funds managed by Alpine Investors.




Robert Lee Ahn Campaign Slams Jimmy Gomez for "Bait and Switch" on Medi-Cal Support From Prop. 56 Tobacco Tax

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:00:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - Calling it another example of "bait and switch" politics in Sacramento, the Robert Lee Ahn for Congress campaign slammed Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez for not opposing Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to not fund increased reimbursement rates for doctors seeing Medi-Cal patients; potentially slashing low-income access to healthcare.




New York Lipidologist Becomes President of the National Lipid Association

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:00:00 EDT

James A. Underberg, MD, MS, Elected President during the 2017 NLA Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia




EchoPixel, Inc. Appoints Bill Carrano as Vice President of Sales

Mon, 22 May 2017 10:00:00 EDT

Industry Veteran Brings Three Decades of Experience to Visionary Medical Software




MyDx Reports First Quarter Results

Mon, 22 May 2017 09:58:42 EDT

Strong Performance of CannaDx Drives Sales Growth, Leading To Positive Cash-Flow Generation




Transonic Flowmeters Used in Development of Extra-Uterine Womb

Mon, 22 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

Researchers used HXL Tubing Flowsensor to continuously measure circuit flow




MTBC Announces Release of Patient Portal App for Smartphones

Mon, 22 May 2017 06:00:00 EDT

SOMERSET, NJ--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - MTBC (NASDAQ: MTBC) (NASDAQ: MTBCP), a leading provider of proprietary, cloud-based electronic health records, practice management and mHealth solutions, today announced this week's release of the newest version of MTBC PHR, its patient portal app for users of smartphones that operate on Apple iOS and Android operating systems.




FrieslandCampina (Hong Kong) is awarded "HKQAA CSR Advocate Mark" by Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency

Mon, 22 May 2017 03:00:00 EDT

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - FrieslandCampina (Hong Kong) Limited (FCHK) is awarded the "HKQAA CSR Advocate Mark" by Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency (HKQAA). This award recognized FCHK's continuous efforts and outstanding contribution in corporate social responsibility.




National Lipid Association Releases Updated Recommendations on the Use of PCSK9 Inhibitors at the 15th Annual Scientific Session

Fri, 19 May 2017 18:00:00 EDT

Patient-centered recommendations for people needing additional cholesterol reduction




MITRE Names Jacklyn Wynn VP, Veterans Affairs

Fri, 19 May 2017 14:02:15 EDT

MCLEAN, VA and BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - The MITRE Corporation is pleased to announce that Jacklyn Mitchell Wynn has joined the leadership of The Center for Connected Government (CCG) as a Vice President and Director, leading the Department of Veterans Affairs Portfolio in the Center for Enterprise Modernization FFRDC.




Mining Community Raises $1.15 Million for BC Children's Hospital at the 2017 Teck Celebrity Pie Throw

Fri, 19 May 2017 13:10:50 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - Mining for Miracles, the BC mining community's longstanding fundraising campaign for BC Children's Hospital, raised $1,156,730 on May 18 at its signature event -- the Teck Celebrity Pie Throw. Participants raised funds by volunteering to take a pie in the face while asking friends, family and colleagues to pledge their support.

This year, representatives from Teck, Goldcorp, Eldorado Gold, Atlantic Gold, Capstone, Fednav, Hatch, Golder, Fluor, Tetra Tech, CWA Engineers, Finning, Ausenco, Amec Foster Wheeler, Cassels Brock, Blakes, and the Mining Suppliers Association of BC participated in the Pie Throw.




Put Vets First! PAC Endorses Robert Lee Ahn for Congress

Fri, 19 May 2017 11:00:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - Citing his support for veterans issues such as improved healthcare, mental health, job creation and combatting homelessness, Put Vets First! Political Action Committee endorsed Robert Lee Ahn for the 34th Congressional District.




Beleave Obtains ACMPR Licence to Cultivate Medical Cannabis

Fri, 19 May 2017 10:33:03 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - Beleave Inc. ("Beleave" or the "Company") (CSE:BE)(CSE:BE.CN)(CNSX:BE) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, First Access Medical Inc. ("FAM"), has been granted a licence to cultivate medical cannabis pursuant to the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (the "ACMPR").




Lifestyle Delivery Systems Engages CFN Media to Cultivate New Investor Audience

Fri, 19 May 2017 09:30:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CFN Media", "CannabisFN"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to the North American cannabis industry, today announced that Lifestyle Delivery Systems Inc. (CNSX: LDS) (OTCQB: LDSYF) has engaged CFN Media to conduct a 3-month investor and market visibility program beginning on May 18, 2017.




Innovus Makes Strides Toward Goal of Tripling Revenue in 2017 -- SECFilings.com

Fri, 19 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

REDONDO BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) -  SECFilings.com, a leading financial news and information portal offering free real time public filing alerts, recently published an article discussing Innovus Pharmaceuticals' (OTCQB: INNV) recent financial results and the company's goals going forward.




Determine, Inc. and Ardent Partners Co-Host Webinar -- CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade

Fri, 19 May 2017 09:00:00 EDT

CARMEL, IN--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - Determine, Inc. (NASDAQ: DTRM), the pioneering leader in global Source-to-Pay and Enterprise Contract Lifecycle Management (ECLM) Cloud Platform solutions, will host a live webinar with Ardent Partners on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 11AM EDT / 8AM PDT.




The Life Sciences Report Examines How Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Shifts Focus to Leukemia Drug

Fri, 19 May 2017 08:45:00 EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2017) - In light of a decision to pull its application for approval of vosaroxin in the European Union, Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SNSS) has designated its BTK inhibitor program targeting chronic lymphocytic leukemia as its new lead program.