Positive Phase 3 Trial Results of Investigational Anticancer Agent Lenvatinib in Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Published in The Lancet
15 02 2018
WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Feb. 15, 2018 -- Eisai Inc. announced today that the positive results of a Phase 3 study (REFLECT study, Study 304) of its in-house discovered and developed anticancer agent lenvatinib mesylate (marketed as Lenvima®) in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) have been published in the online version of The Lancet, which is one of the world's most prestigious medical journals and was recently ranked second in the world in terms of Impact Factor (Lead author: Professor and Chairman Masatoshi Kudo of Kindai University Faculty of Medicine, Title of paper: "Lenvatinib versus sorafenib in first-line treatment of patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma: a randomised phase 3 non-inferiority trial"). Lenvatinib is not approved for HCC by any regulatory authority.
The REFLECT study reported on in the paper was a multicenter, open-label, randomized, global Phase 3 study comparing the efficacy and safety of lenvatinib...
Dr. Shervin Naderi was Just Recognized as One of the “Top 25 Most Loved Injectors” in the Entire United States by Real Patients on RealSelf
15 02 2018
HERNDON, Va. February 15, 2018
Shervin Naderi MD, FACS of The Naderi Center in Herndon, VA, has been awarded in RealSelf's Top 25 Most Loved Injectors. RealSelf is the largest and most trusted web destination for information on elective cosmetic treatments and an invaluable resource for finding the right provider in your area. The Naderi Center is pleased to learn that Dr. Shervin Naderi MD, FACS was awarded by real patient votes on RealSelf as one of the top 25 aesthetic injectors!
Dr. Naderi was nominated by actual patients. The RealSelf awards highlight the top 25 aesthetic injectors, which are determined by real patient nominations. A three-week voting period was established by RealSelf, during which more than 20,000 nominations were received for more than 2,000 aesthetic providers. RealSelf publicized this patient endorsement for Dr. Naderi, "His technique, placement, and honesty make Dr. Naderi the best at what he does. He has a trained eye and gives a thorough...
Winning Writers Announces the Winners of the 3rd Annual North Street Book Prize for Self-Published Books
15 02 2018
Paul Thornton (top left), Alesa Lightbourne (bottom left), and Nicole Evelina (bottom right)
Winning Writers awarded $6,250 to honor outstanding self-published books.
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. February 15, 2018
Winning Writers is pleased to announce the results from its 3rd annual North Street Book Prize for Self-Published Books. Paul Thornton of Fort Myers, Florida won first prize in Creative Nonfiction & Memoir for White Man's Disease, a gripping and inspiring memoir by an African-American businessman who was diagnosed with a brain tumor at age 29. Alesa Lightbourne of Santa Cruz, California won first prize in General Fiction for The Kurdish Bike, a richly textured and insightful autobiographical novel about an American teacher at an international school in Kurdish Iraq. Nicole Evelina of Maryland Heights, Missouri won first prize in Young Adult Fiction for Daughter of Destiny, a spiritual and feminist fantasy novel retelling the legend of King Arthur from Queen Guinevere's...
This Morning's Technical Outlook on Services Stocks -- Myriad Genetics, QIAGEN, WillScot, and H&R Block
15 02 2018
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Salt Lake City, Utah headquartered Myriad Genetics Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's...
Precast Concrete Construction Contributes to Unique Learning Environment at The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts
15 02 2018
Exterior of the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts
They found the perfect site in South Bethlehem, and precast concrete was determined to be the perfect construction material based on site location, project schedule, and desired aesthetic look for the building.
LANCASTER, Pa. February 15, 2018
When the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts in Bethlehem, PA was looking for a location to build their new school, they knew the southern end of the city – which is the heart of Bethlehem’s art, cultural and entertainment district – would be the ideal spot. And once the school’s site location and design were confirmed, it was determined that precast concrete would be ideal material to use for construction.
PROJECT OVERVIEWThe Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts is a public charter school that is fully accredited by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and The Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. It first opened in 2003 and currently...
Cannabis Businesses with Access to Banking Improve Overall Public Safety
15 02 2018
MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 15, 2018 -- Adherence Compliance today announced the release of its 2017 Cannabis Operations and Compliance Data Spotlight, which features operational cannabis compliance data and statistics from hundreds of regulatory and financial inspections. Cannabis banking data and statistics are featured as a new section to the 2017 report.Bulldog Federal Credit Union in Maryland is the latest financial institution utilizing Adherence's Enterprise Compliance Platform and its Adherence SCORE App to inspect, monitor and report on operational risk for marijuana business."Our credit union is leveraging the Adherence SCORE App, as well as our Adherence-trained risk analyst as a compliance inspector, to evaluate and routinely monitor the operational risk of businesses who are afforded operational accounts. We can evaluate state, county and city code enforcement requirements for dispensaries, cultivators and manufacturers for enhanced due diligence. We review prior history...
JDRF and The Mary Tyler Moore & S. Robert Levine, MD Charitable Foundation Launch Research Moonshot to Restore Vision in People with Diabetes-Related Eye Disease
15 02 2018
NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2018 -- JDRF, the global leading organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, along with The Mary Tyler Moore & S. Robert Levine, MD Charitable Foundation, are announcing a bold research effort to restore vision in people with T1D. For nearly half a century, JDRF has led the charge against T1D and its complications on a path to a cure, but this initiative represents the first time it has convened multiple disciplines within the research community to address reversing the vision-stealing effects of diabetes-related eye disease.
"Restoring Vision: A JDRF Moonshot Initiative" is bringing together leaders in basic and clinical research from the United States, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom – including innovators in regeneration science and medical technology development – to brainstorm disruptive and paradigm-shifting approaches with the potential to reverse T1D related blindness and low vision. This is the first in a series...
Pro-Pave Profiled in Pavement Maintenance & Reconstruction Magazine
14 02 2018
Press Release - updated: Feb 14, 2018 12:00 EST
WASHINGTON, February 14, 2018 - Pro-Pave, the Mid-Atlantic’s asphalt, and concrete paving expert were recently profiled in the January edition of Pavement Maintenance & Reconstruction Magazine.
The article traces Pro-Pave’s steady, sustained growth from a driveway paving partnership between entrepreneurs Paul Addington and Tom Martin to the full-service commercial asphalt and concrete contractor it is today.
Pro-Pave currently employs a total of 130 team members and averages 7-10 jobs daily, which include scheduled maintenance and emergency repairs, and snow and ice removal on a limited basis. Sixteen years (and $30 million in sales) since its 2001 launch, the company has moved far beyond residential driveways to include projects at some of the nation’s most lauded sites, including Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon.
Pro-Pave regularly serves clients in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C.
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Gensuite and Verisk 3E Announce Strategic Alliance to Improve Chemical Management and Product Stewardship
14 02 2018
CINCINNATI February 14, 2018
Gensuite, a cloud-based compliance and management systems software solutions provider, and Verisk 3E, the leading global provider of intelligent compliance solutions, are pleased to announce a strategic alliance. As a result of the collaboration, joint customers will have access to a robust environmental, health, safety, and sustainability (EHS&S) platform featuring Verisk 3E’s 3E Optimize™ regulatory content. The integrated solution enables customers to more effectively address changing business priorities and comply with the regulations and initiatives that affect their operations. Verisk 3E is a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business.
Gensuite and Verisk 3E have a proven track record of success, having worked closely together for nearly a decade to support mutual customers. The strategic alliance is a natural extension of the companies’ successful and productive collaboration to create robust chemical management and Safety Data Sheet (SDS) programs....
All Suites Extended-Stay Hotel Opens On the West Side of New Orleans, Louisiana
14 02 2018
We are excited to be a part of the growth happening in New Orleans" said GM, Colin Dickerson. "When people see new buildings going up, they get excited and that is what will bring more into the city
NEW ORLEANS February 14, 2018
The 119-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in New Orleans, Louisiana is now open for business. Located at 1080 Elmwood Park Boulevard, the all-suite Residence Inn New Orleans Elmwood will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Elmwood Hospitality, LLC and managed by Baywood Hotels, Inc.
The extended-stay hotel is located six miles from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and offers its guests convenient access to the Mercedes Benz Superdome, the Smoothie King Center and the National World War II Museum. Rates vary depending on length of stay.
“We are excited to be a part of the growth happening in New Orleans" said GM, Colin Dickerson. "When people see new buildings going up, they get excited and that is what will bring more into the...
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