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Last Build Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:37:02 EDT

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Robert A. Essner, former Chairman and Chief Executive of Wyeth, named Executive Chairman of Elucida Oncology, Inc.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:05:28 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 25, 2018) - ELUCIDA ONCOLOGY, INC®, a biotechnology company focused on developing and commercializing a first-in-class, ultra-small nanoparticle platform technology for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, announced today that it has appointed Robert A. Essner as its Executive Chairman. Mr. Essner was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Wyeth, acquired by Pfizer in 2009. In his 32 years in the pharmaceutical industry Mr. Essner has held numerous high-level leadership roles that included Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association (PhRMA). He is Chairman of the not-for-profit Children's Health Fund, and a Trustee of Mote Marine Laboratory, as well as Executive-in-Residence and Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School, where he teaches courses in Healthcare Management.




VIVUS to Host First Quarter Business Update and Financial Results Conference Call on Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:05:00 EDT

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2018) - VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ: VVUS) today announced that it will report financial results and provide a business update for the first quarter of 2018 after the market close on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The company will host a conference call beginning at 4:30 p.m. ET / 1:30 p.m. PT the same day to review results and provide a business update.




Bombardier Commercial Aircraft Presents Airline and Supplier Awards for Outstanding Performance in 2017

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:51:19 EDT

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - April 25, 2018) - Bombardier has announced the names of thirteen airlines that are the recipients of the company's 2017 Airline Reliability Awards. The company also announced one recipient of the 2017 In-Service Supplier Top Achievement Recognition (STAR) Award.




Tampa Technology Company UNATION Expands Event Discovery and Promotional Platform into Twelve Additional Cities

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:04:40 EDT

TAMPA, FL --(Marketwired - April 25, 2018) - UNATION, a Tampa-based technology company focused on event discovery and event promotion, has expanded their business into twelve additional markets throughout the Southeast and Texas, including Miami, Key West, Orlando, Jacksonville, Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte, Raleigh, San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, and Austin.




Bombardier Signs Smart Parts Agreement with Wideroe to Enhance Support to the Airline's Q400 Aircraft

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:50:21 EDT

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Bluegreen Vacations(TM) Expands Virtual Reality Capabilities With Launch of Second Bluegreen VR Experience in 2018

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:41:58 EDT

Springfield, Missouri follows Memphis, Tennessee as the second location offering an immersive preview of life as a Bluegreen Vacation owner




Nemaska Lithium Announces Closing of Subscription Receipt Financing With SoftBank Group

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:25:06 EDT

QUÉBEC CITY, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - April 25, 2018) - Nemaska Lithium Inc. ("Nemaska Lithium" or the "Corporation") (TSX:NMX)(OTCQX:NMKEF)(FRANKFURT:N0T) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced private placement (the "Placement") of 88,460,446 subscription receipts (the "Receipts") at a price of CAD 1.12 per Receipt for aggregate gross proceeds of CAD 99,075,700, pursuant to the investment agreement (the "Investment Agreement") entered into with SoftBank Group Corp. ("SoftBank") on April 5, 2018.




Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. Secures Additional Order With First International Customer in Canada

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:30:00 EDT

Installation of Proprietary SEA(TM) Technology at Major Canadian Powerplant in May of 2018




Bombardier Wins Contract to Provide up to 175 FLEXITY Trams to Brussels Transportation Company

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:13:01 EDT

- FLEXITY trams to boost Brussels Transport Company's fleet capacity and meet growing passenger numbers

- First call off will see Bombardier produce 60 FLEXITY trams for a total of 322 cars




Pieris Pharmaceuticals Appoints Ann Barbier, M.D., Ph.D., to its Board of Directors

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:00:00 EDT

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2018) - Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PIRS), a clinical-stage biotechnology company advancing novel biotherapeutics through its proprietary Anticalin® technology platform for cancer, respiratory and other diseases, announced today that Dr. Ann Barbier has joined the Company's Board of Directors.




Perma-Fix Announces Private Exchange Offer

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:05:40 EDT

ATLANTA, GA --(Marketwired - April 24, 2018) - Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: PESI) (the "Company") announced today that it has commenced an offer to all holders of the Series B Preferred Stock (the "Series B Preferred Stock") of East Tennessee Materials and Energy Corporation, a Tennessee corporation ("M&EC") and a subsidiary of the Company, to exchange during the Exchange Offer period, for every share of Series B Preferred Stock tendered, 0.1050805 shares of newly issued common stock of the Company, par value $.001 per share ("Common Stock"). There are approximately 13 holders of record of M&EC's Series B Preferred Stock. The Exchange Offer is being made on an all-or-none basis as described herein, for all 1,284,730 shares of Series B Preferred Stock outstanding. Assuming all currently outstanding shares of Series B Preferred Stock are tendered for exchange and not validly withdrawn, the Company would issue an amount of its shares of Common Stock not to exceed 135,000. The Company owns 100% of the voting capital stock of M&EC.