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Apr 21

China completes food aid project for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

China completes food aid project for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Chinese Ambassador to Lebanon Wang Kejian signed on Thursday a document with the World Food Program (WFP) to mark China's completion of its food aid project for Syrian refugees in Lebanon.

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Apr 20

New Study Investigates the Utility of Masimo SpHb® in Post-operative Red Blood Cell (RBC) Transfusion Best Practices

New Study Investigates the Utility of Masimo SpHb® in Post-operative Red Blood Cell (RBC) Transfusion Best Practices

(AETOS Wire)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of an abstract presented at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Network for the Advancement of Patient Blood Management, Haemostatis and Thrombosis (NATA), in which researchers investigated the utility of Masimo noninvasive and continuous hemoglobin (SpHb®) in supporting and enhancing red blood cell (RBC) transfusion best practices as part of post-operative patient blood management (PBM).1 In the study, Prof. Baricchi and colleagues in the Transfusion Medicine Unit, AUSL-IRCCS of Reggio Emilia and at the Department of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Parma, Italy, sought......

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Apr 16

Syrian refugee children abandoned by Lebanese medical facilities

Syrian refugee children abandoned by Lebanese medical facilities

A large number of children in Syria and Lebanon, the border areas between Syria and Lebanon as well as the nearby areas reaching the coast city Tartus in Syria and all of the north Lebanon region, have been exhibiting odd symptoms for weeks. These symptoms were: severe diarrhea, sever bowel"...

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Apr 16

The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) to Play a Greater Role as China Set to Boost Health Industry for a Higher Level of National Health Care

The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) to Play a Greater Role as China Set to Boost Health Industry for a Higher Level of National Health Care

(AETOS Wire) -- The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) 2018 hosted by Reed Sinopharm, opened in Shanghai at the National Exhibition and Convention Center on 11 April 2018. This is the largest gathering of healthcare industry professionals in the world"...

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Apr 16

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Announce an Academic Collaboration with University of Oxford to Investigate the Effects of Empagliflozin in People with Chronic Kidney Disease

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Announce an Academic Collaboration with University of Oxford to Investigate the Effects of Empagliflozin in People with Chronic Kidney Disease

(AETOS Wire) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) today announced an academic collaboration with the University of Oxford. EMPA-KIDNEY will investigate the effects of empagliflozin on the progression of kidney disease and"...

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Apr 16

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Supports the Tokyo Declaration on Patient Safety

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Supports the Tokyo Declaration on Patient Safety

(AETOS Wire) -- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) announced its support for the Tokyo Declaration on Patient Safety, which was put forward by Japan, Germany, and the United Kingdom at the Third Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety,"...

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Apr 15

Over 500 Members of Dubai Police and Al Wasl Club Receive Free Health Screenings

Over 500 Members of Dubai Police and Al Wasl Club Receive Free Health Screenings

In an endeavour to promote healthy living and as a part of its commitment to support the well-being of varied communities, Emirates Hospital held free health check-ups and wellness programmes in the UAE recently. The free health screenings were organised twice for Dubai Police and was also"...

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Apr 11

WHO: 500 Douma patients had symptoms consistent with toxic weapons exposure

WHO: 500 Douma patients had symptoms consistent with toxic weapons exposure

The World Health Organisation condemned a suspected chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria last weekend, in which it said an estimated 500 patients went to health facilities with “signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals”.

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Apr 11

JPT Peptide Technologies Launches The Human Proteome Peptide Catalog

JPT Peptide Technologies Launches The Human Proteome Peptide Catalog

(AETOS Wire) -- JPT Peptide Technologies (JPT) announces the launch of The Human Proteome Peptide Catalog, the first and most comprehensive online resource for validated reference peptides in mass-spectrometry based proteomics. The new repository provides fast access to >400.000 light & heavy proteotypic peptides covering essentially all proteins of the human body. Currently, a total of 19.840 proteins is matched by the peptide collection and confirmed by more than 10.000.000 validated spectra available through the database ProteomicsDB. Holger Wenschuh, Managing Director of JPT, states: “Together with our partners within the ProteomeTools......

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Apr 11

HeartSciences Announces Publication of Clinical Study Results in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC)

HeartSciences Announces Publication of Clinical Study Results in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC)

(AETOS Wire)-- HeartSciences, a medical device company leading innovation in electrocardiography through the application of continuous wavelet transform (CWT) signal processing and artificial intelligence, announced today the results of a clinical study serially conducted at The Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY and the West Virginia University (WVU) Heart and Vascular Institute, Morgantown, WV. The results were provided at onlineJACC.org, April 09, 2018 and will be published in the April 17, 2018 issue of Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC), a peer-reviewed journal in cardiovascular medicine. The......

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