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Cancer Immunotherapy Technology Projected to Create Further Growth

09 11 2017

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NASS 2017 Best Paper Sessions Provide Significant Insights into the Long-Term Results of activL® Artificial Disc

09 11 2017

CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 9, 2017 -- Aesculap Implant Systems, LLC today announced the significance of the long-term data presented at the NASS 2017 podium during the NASS Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL, October 25-27, 2017. At the meeting, three key presentations were made that greatly increase the body of evidence in support of lumbar total disc replacement (TDR) as a standard of care for a subpopulation of patients suffering from degenerative disc disease (DDD). activL Artificial Disc with Intelligent Motion Technology The five-year outcomes of the activL® Artificial Disc Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Study, a 7-Year Multi-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) which compares outcomes of the activL Artificial Disc and previous generation disc replacements such as ProDisc-L (DePuy Synthes) were presented by one of the co-investigators of the study, Jim Yue, MD (Quinnipiac University, New Haven, CT). The data demonstrates that while both the activL device...

LIG Assets, Inc. Secures Two Additional Steel Framing Contracts and Deposits

09 11 2017

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - Nov 9, 2017) - LIG Assets, Inc. (OTC PINK: LIGA) (also known as the "Leader in Green Assets" or "LIGA") announced today the Company's new wholly-owned subsidiary, LIG Developments, LLC., a steel framing manufacturing and design entity incorporated under the LIG Assets corporate umbrella, has secured two additional steel framing contracts in the state of Texas and received $81,170.29 in initial deposits for the projects. Photographs of both projects will be made available on LIGA's Social Media Twitter.com/LIGAssets and corporate website in the near future. These two new contracts secured by LIG Developments from its new Corporate offices in Roanoke, Texas in its first month of operations brings the total amount of received deposits to almost $250,000.00 for projects valued at approximately $2,500,000.00. The Company is working on steel framing bids for additional residential and commercial development projects valued at over $3,000,000.00 in the states...

STRmix™ Approved for Use in Four More U.S. Labs

09 11 2017

November 09, 2017 STRmix™, the sophisticated forensic software used to resolve mixed DNA profiles previously thought to be too complex to interpret, has been approved for use by four more U.S. agencies. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Kansas City Police Crime Laboratory, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, and Union County (NJ) Prosecutor’s Office Forensic Laboratory join 29 other U.S. labs which now routinely use STRmix™ in resolving DNA profiles. This includes everything from federal agencies such as the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) to state and local agencies such as the Michigan State Police, Texas Department of Public Safety, and the California Department of Justice. STRmix™, which is celebrating its fifth anniversary of use in live casework, is also in various stages of installation, validation, and training in 51 other U.S. labs. Fourteen laboratories in Australia, England, Scotland, Republic of Ireland, Canada, and New Zealand...

Esri Provides Mapping Technology for Students to Assess Hurricane Damage

09 11 2017

REDLANDS, Calif.--Esri, the world leader in spatial analytics, today announced it is providing its ArcGIS platform, along with high-resolution imagery from the Vexcel Corporation, to students so they can use it to identify and assess buildings in Puerto Rico that were damaged by Hurricane Maria. Obtaining high-quality, accurate imagery is a crucial step in understanding the severity of damage since ground-level access is often difficult or impossible in affected areas. Esri created a powerful web application that lets students easily compare pre- and post-hurricane imagery as well as utilize tools to flag buildings. The imagery was captured right after the hurricane, which makes it easy to identify damage. This mapping tool allows the extent of damage to be assessed so students can assist in surveying and learn about disaster relief efforts. "The Hurricane Maria Mapping Project was an excellent opportunity for students to contribute to a citizen science project that has real-world impacts...

Elligo Health Research and PatientLink Partnership Brings New Opportunities for Physicians and Their Patients

09 11 2017

AUSTIN, Texas--Elligo Health Research, a leading clinical research infrastructure provider that brings together sponsors, physicians, patients and CROs to improve clinical trial access and efficiency, is now connecting physicians and patients to treatment options through a new partnership with PatientLink Enterprises, an innovative medical patient data collection and enrollment software development company. To benefit its customers who are ready to bring clinical studies to their practice, PatientLink is recommending Elligo’s Goes Direct™ approach. The relationship connects physicians who are interested in research with the resources and infrastructure needed to make it possible. “Introducing select clients to Elligo has allowed us to further fulfill our mission of connecting people to people — first patients to physicians with our electronic health record (EHR) solutions and now physicians to research with Elligo,” said Debi Willis, CEO and founder of PatientLink. “We are...

Dr. Gregory Toback, Periodontist in New London, CT, Receives Clinical Research Award from the American Academy of Periodontology

09 11 2017

Dr. Gregory Toback, Periodontist in New London, CT, Honored by AAP Award NEW LONDON, Conn. November 09, 2017 Well-regarded periodontist in New London, CT and Westerly, RI, Dr. Gregory Toback, has received a special honor for his clinical work from the prestigious American Academy of Periodontology (AAP). Dr. Toback and a team of esteemed colleagues published research entitled, "A randomized, controlled, multicenter clinical trial of post-extraction alveolar ridge preservation,” which led the AAP to present them with the Clinical Research Award. The research conducted by Dr. Toback and his team examined innovative ways to provide patients with better soft tissue healing, as well as improved ridge preservation, before the placement of dental implants. His hope is to expand the abilities of periodontics and enhance treatment options for patients with continued study and research. The AAP’s Clinical Research Award is given to periodontal professionals who offer the public and their...

Financial Gravity Tax October Conference Adds New Partners; Key to Increasing Revenues

09 11 2017

ALLEN, Texas, Nov. 09, 2017 -- Financial Gravity Tax, Inc., a subsidiary of Financial Gravity Companies, Inc. (OTCQB:FGCO), is pleased to announce the addition of key new Partners with the conclusion of its 2017 October Partner Program Conference.Financial Gravity President & Chief Sales Officer Dan Sundby said, “Financial Gravity drives growth and national expansion through our Advisor and Independent Agent Partners across the country. This conference employed a newly revised format to engage the interested prospective partners, and the results were fantastic! We had 100% of the attendees make a decision to join the Partner Program, on the spot.”Jim Reggio, Financial Gravity’s Chief Technology Officer & Chief Marketing Officer commented, “I am always impressed with the level of excitement and the breadth of experience that our new partners bring to the table. This translates into high-level value to our clients and customers and will bring significant value to our shareholders.”About...

Liquid Motors and WeGoLook® Announce Partnership, Combining On-Demand Condition Reports with Industry-leading Auto Remarketing Solutions

09 11 2017

“We’re very excited to bring on-demand vehicle inspections to the Liquid Motors platform and to improve efficiencies for auto remarketers everywhere,” said Robin Smith, CEO of WeGoLook DALLAS November 09, 2017 Liquid Motors, a provider of comprehensive internet marketing solutions to the automotive industry, and WeGoLook®, an on-demand workforce solutions provider and subsidiary of Crawford & Company®, today announced a new partnership designed to combine Liquid Motors’ industry-leading, flexible, auto marketing and remarketing solutions with WeGoLook’s on-demand, in-person auto condition inspections and reports. The partnership will allow Liquid Motors customers — including individual consumers, auto dealerships, wholesalers, independent auctions, and more — to order verified, third-party condition reports that can be completed onsite at any time and in any location across the United States within a matter of hours or days. The data and images captured by WeGoLook...

FC Construction Services CEO, I.D. Walker to Speak at AGC Solutions Thru Technology Conference, November 28th in Houston, TX

09 11 2017

I.D. Walker, Chief Executive Officer We want the construction industry to understand the significance of RF Technology and how it can be used for insightful data compilation. Dallas, Texas November 09, 2017 FC Construction Services CEO, I.D. Walker, will be spotlighted as a guest speaker and panelist at the AGC Solutions Thru Technology Conference in Houston, September 28th, along with other construction industry and technology notables. Walker will address the annual forum on the topic, Adapting State-of-the-Art Technology for the Delivery of Actionable Workforce Labor Analytics. “We want the construction industry to understand the significance of RF Technology and how it can be used for insightful data compilation for resolving labor issues and adding operational value to project management teams,” noted I.D. Walker, CEO, FC Construction Services. Welcoming a variety of construction industries and technology leaders, the AGC forum is opportunity for unveiling and discussing...

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