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Dry Cleaning Company Expands Beyond Home Market with Home and Office Delivery

MW Cleaners is expanding outside its home base of Houston. It is seeking to capture market share in Austin three ways: 1) home and office route delivery, 2) a locker-based exchange system serving office buildings and apartment complexes, and 3) dry cleaning services offered at all 12 Men's Wearhouse/JOS Bank retail locations. Delivering Excellence newsletter is reporting weekly how these trends are changing the growth of various same day delivery programs and organizations.

Pluristem and Hadassah Medical Center Announce Significant Data Showing PLX-R18 Cells Improve Bone Marrow Transplantation

Pluristem Therapeutics Inc., a leading developer of placenta-based cell therapy products, announced today strong positive data from a preclinical study of PLX-R18 cells to improve outcomes of bone marrow transplantation. In the study, conducted in conjunction with Hadassah Medical Center's Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cancer Immunotherapy, mice with damaged bone marrow who received intramuscular injections of PLX-R18 cells together with a bone marrow transplant had significantly faster recovery of blood cell production compared to those who received a placebo with the bone marrow transplant. A rapid return to normal blood cell counts is critical for people who require a transplant to replace dysfunctional bone marrow because of diseases such as leukemia or other blood cancers. PLX-R18, Pluristem's second product, is being developed to treat a range of hematologic indications including bone marrow deficiency and complications of bone marrow and umbilical cord blood transplantation.

PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals' Announces Initiation of Enrollment of MuGard Trial for Afinitor (Everolimus; Novartis) - Related Stomatitis at UCLA Breast Cancer Center

LogoPlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTBI), a biopharmaceutical company advancing protein biologic therapies and oncology supportive care products, announced today that enrollment has begun in a clinical trial at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center that is evaluating MuGard in the prevention and treatment of stomatitis in breast cancer patients using everolimus (marketed by Novartis Oncology under the trade name Afinitor®).

BioNova Natural Pools Will Hold Day-Long Seminar March 14 at LAX Marriott

Leading natural swimming pool company BioNova® Natural Pools will hold a seminar at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott on March 14, company representatives announced. Aimed at everyone from landscape architects and pool contractors to homeowners and students, the event will provide an in-depth introduction to natural swimming pools. The seminar will include a look at the history of these chemical-free, environmentally friendly, plant-equipped pools, as well as a number of specific, practical topics, including construction fundamentals and maintenance requirements. Presented by BioNova Head of Marketing and Technical Support Alan Weene, the upcoming March 14 seminar will be the latest in a series of highly successful and well-reviewed events of this kind that the company has conducted.

PDP Solutions President Louise Dickmeyer Presents Next Week at Manufacturing Executive Conference

PDP Solutions' President Louise Dickmeyer presents next week at the NWPCA's (National Wooden Pallet & Container Association) Annual Leadership Conference, March 13. Dickmeyer will discuss how company leaders can address multi-generational issues and effective employee retention strategies. NWPCA members with significant HR background will provide insights and lead discussion on how to improve these critical elements of effective pallet industry communication management. Panel members will include Howe Wallace from PalletOne, and Kathleen Dietrich from Commercial Lumber & Pallet.

Fighting Opioid Dependence with Medication-Assisted Treatment Programs: Proven Effective in Improving the Health and the Quality of Life of Opioid Dependents

LogoOpioid addiction is the dependence on prescription drugs and heroin which can be treated with rehabilitation and medication. For some time, rehabilitation under treatment programs combined with medication from both public and private recovery centers are the primary method of driving out the medical condition out of the system that had made a great impact on the chemistry of the brain. That to make the recovery more meaningful, drug dependents was advised to stay for 30 days or so and strictly follow the 12-step programs designed for every patient. However, concerns about its efficiency were raised these days as the number of Americans getting addicted to opioid escalates dramatically while more youngsters were being reported to be acquainted with substance addiction.

Jim McCann of Primal Gym Hosting Combatives Training Seminar in Charlotte, NC This March

LogoAt the end of March, Primal Gym's Jim McCann and Force Necessary's W. Hock Hochheim will be in Charlotte, North Carolina for a total combatives and confrontation seminar that spans two days. The seminar is taking place the weekend of March 21 and will be held at Lake Norman's Krav Maga training center. Tickets can be purchased for one day of the seminar, or both Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22. Pre-registration for both days will cost $225, or $150 for a single day.

Innovation Evangelist on a Mission to Get America's Kids Inventing Again

LogoWorld-renowned innovation author and thought leader Nicholas Webb is on a mission to get America Inventing Again. Why? Last few years China has actually filed more US patents than US companies.

LJM Publishing, LLC Announces Best-Selling Christian Romance Novel

LJM Publishing, LLC has announced a new agreement with best-selling author Janice Limb Myers to publish a six-book series of Christian romance novels. Mrs. Myers has previously published best-selling children's books Carolee Sings in the Christmas Choir and Hunter Becomes a Pirate as well as 32 other best-selling children's books. Her current offering is Sacrifice, Carrie's Story – The Carpenter Chronicles, Book One: A Christian Romance represents the first of her work in the Christian romance genre.

BeeQyn LLC Starts Kickstarter Campaign to Complete the Development of BeeQyn Luggage Tracking Beacon

LogoAll travelers around the world are aware of the hassles involved in the process of waiting for the arrival of luggage in the airport. BeeQyn LLC is about to come up with a sophisticated tracking system that will take the stress out of this process by tracking the bags and sending notifications to all parties participating in the traveller's departure. It is also equipped with the ability to request an Uber when the user's bag hits the carrousel. In addition to automatically requesting an Uber ride, it sends the user's status info to their ride, if family/friends are picking them up, which will better assist them in gauging the traveller's readiness. BeeQyn also handles unforeseen events such as loss of luggage.

The Thrive Audiobook Project Raises over $1,000 Gifting the Chance to THRIVE! Don't Just Survive

Best Selling Author and Thrive Expert, Ali Bierman, working with her team of collaborators, raised over $1,000 to fund the creation of her audiobook, THRIVE! Don't Just Survive. Net proceeds from her campaign generated a contribution to Gigi's Playhouse NYC: Achievement Center for People With Down Syndrome. Each donation also delivered a digital copy of her book to a recipient who otherwise could not access the inspiration and practical steps in the work.

Best Selling Author Partners with the Treasure Valley Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Idaho

Thrive Expert, Ali Bierman, in collaboration with a pending partner, will donate a copy of her best selling book, THRIVE! Don't Just Survive, to each cyclist participating in the Cycle for Independence on Saturday, May 16, 2015. This event is organized by and raises funds and awareness for the Treasure Valley Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Idaho.

Styrene & Polystyrene Industry Global Analysis and 2019 Forecasts

LogoThe global styrene and polystyrene market is growing steadily, but it holds immense business potential with the rapid pace of innovation and wider acceptance. Currently, Styrene and polystyrene is being used in almost all day to day products, from kitchenware to automobiles and from packaging to industrial applications.

AAA Flag and Banner Produces All Large Format Print Graphics for the Inaugural College Football Playoff (CFP) Championship Game

AAA Flag & Banner, the premier print provider for custom graphic signage, banners, display systems, vehicle graphics, and special event graphics, understood that when hyper-growth in cable sports viewership collides with an inaugural event, something special can happen. They took on the challenge of producing all large format print graphics for, the first of its kind, College Football Playoff (CFP) Championship Game.

Barb's Harley-Davidson Announces March Badness New Bike Event

LogoBarb's Harley-Davidson in Mt. Ephraim, NJ, is currently hosting their March Badness New Bike Event, which offers extra contributions with the purchase of a brand new Harley Davidson motorcycle. Customers who are interested in purchasing a new bike can take advantage of the promotion, available for a limited time only. Barb's Harley-Davidson specializes in providing high-quality genuine Harley Davidson brand motorcycles as well as parts, maintenance services, apparel, and riding lessons. The dealership is conveniently located in the Greater Philadelphia region.

Crosstown Is the Trusted Plumbing Supplier in Northern NJ for over 25 Years

LogoCrosstown Plumbing Supply, a leading provider of plumbing services and solutions, has completed over 25 successful years of serving the residents of Northern NJ. Crosstown, a household name in NJ has been in the forefront as the go-to supplier for contractors, professionals, and consumers. The company's competitive low prices and wide range of plumbing items, coupled with top class customer service has kept loyal customers for the last two decades.

Ohio Plastic Surgeons, Inc. Is Proud to Now Offer New Filler, Restylane Silk

Dr. Steven Robinson, Board Certified plastic surgeon, of Ohio Plastic Surgeons, Inc., located in Columbus, OH, is proud to announce he is now offering a new filler for the treatment of fine lines around the lips called Restylane Silk. Restylane Silk is the cousin of the classic Restylane. All products in the Restylane family are injectable gels made of hyaluronic acid sugar molecules, except that the particles in the Silk version are smaller, made specifically for fine etched lines around the mouth area. In certain cases, Restylane Silk can also be used to smooth out etched forehead or frown lines, and also horizontal necklace lines to smooth the neck.

New Podcast on Finding the Right Botox Injector from Rand Rusher Now Available on eHealth Radio Network

A new podcast on the eHealth Radio Network featuring Rand Rusher RN is now available on ehealthradio.podbean.com. The podcast features Rand Rusher RN, founder of RR Aesthetics in Beverly Hills, CA and star of the hit reality show, "Pretty Hurts." Rusher is a Registered Nurse and a cosmetic injection specialist. He has been certified by several international pharmaceutical companies for his experience in skillful injection techniques and he also provides training to others on this subject. Some of the topics covered in this podcast include:

Point-of-Care Infectious Disease Diagnostics Market - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2014-2020

LogoInfectious diseases are caused by pathogenic microorganisms such as bacteria, parasites, virus, and fungi. It can be spread directly or indirectly from one person to another. Fever, muscle ache, diarrhea, and fatigue are some of the common signs and symptoms of infectious diseases. These symptoms may vary depending upon the organism causing infection. Many infections, such as measles and chicken pox, can be prevented by vaccination. These are treated with the help of antibiotics and anti-fungal and anti-parasitic drugs. Various laboratory tests, imaging scans, and biopsies are carried out to identify microbes causing illness. Point-of-care tests for infectious disease can improve the detection and management of infectious diseases by reducing the time between testing and diagnosis of an infection. New trends in healthcare such as healthcare at home make point-of-care tests the most efficient and effective way of delivering healthcare.

Neuroprosthetics Market - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2014-2020

LogoCentral nervous system comprises brain and spinal cord, and is responsible for integration of sensory information. Brain is the largest and one of the most complex organs in the human body. It is made up of 100 billion nerves that communicate with 100 trillion synapses. It is responsible for the thought and movement produced by the body. Spinal cord is connected to a section of brain known as brain stem and runs through the spinal canal. The brain processes and interprets sensory information sent from the spinal cord. Brain and spinal cord serve as the primary processing centers for the entire nervous system, and control the working of the body. Neuroprosthetics improves or replaces the function of the central nervous system. Neuroprosthetics, also known as neural prosthetics, are devices implanted in the body that stimulate the function of an organ or organ system that has failed due to disease or injury. It is a brain-computer interface device used to detect and translate neural activity into command sequences for prostheses. Its primary aim is to restore functionality in patients suffering from loss of motor control such as spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and stroke. The major types of neuroprosthetics include sensory implants, motor prosthetics, and cognitive prosthetics. Motor prosthetics support the autonomous system and assist in the regulation or stimulation of affected motor functions.

Herpes Markers Testing Market - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2014-2020

LogoHerpes is a type of infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). Herpes is mainly categorized into two forms: oral herpes and genital herpes. Oral herpes leads to the occurrence of cold sores around the face and mouth. Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease which affects the genital organs, buttocks, and anal area. Other herpes infections can affect the skin, eyes, and other parts of the body. HSV can be dangerous in newborn babies and people with weak immune systems. There are two types of HSV occurrences in the environment: HSV type 1 and HSV type 2. HSV type 1 primarily causes cold sores, and HSV type 2 leads to genital herpes. Most people get HSV type 1 in their childhood and adult stages. This virus can be spread by skin-to-skin contact with an adult who carries the virus. Most people get HSV type 2 through sexual contact. Some people do not report any symptoms of herpes. However, others get sores near the area where the virus has entered into the body. These sores turn into blisters and become itchy and painful.

Mobile Imaging Market - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2014 - 2020

LogoMobile imaging technology is primarily used in the diagnosis of diseases by providing detailed images of the body. The mobile imaging market is growing due to innovative applications of the technology in various areas such as cardiology, neurology, and women's health. The growing importance of medical imaging systems in various medical applications is among the key driving factors of the global mobile imaging market. This is due to the rising number of tests and screening procedures prescribed by doctors for the diagnosis of chronic diseases. In addition, mobile imaging equipment is poised to expand from diagnosis to include biopsies and surgeries. Mobile MRI equipment is the most preferred technology for mobile purposes. However, it is more expensive than a CT scanner. MRI scanners use strong magnetic fields and radio waves for the purpose of imaging internal organs such as head, spine, heart, bone/joints, and abdomen. Moreover, MRI is used to examine the head, spine, heart, bone/joints, and abdomen. The mobile imaging systems are designed to be installed in large vans/trailers that operate as mobile scanning rooms, and can be taken to various sites offering extended care.

Cardiovascular Information Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2014 - 2020

LogoCardiovascular devices industry is growing at a significant rate globally due to the increasing number of heart diseases, and other cases of cardiovascular problems. In addition, factors such as technological advancements in this field and growing awareness have led to the growth of cardiovascular devices market. Cardiovascular information systems refer to the healthcare information systems that help in the optimization of operations and services associated with the cardiovascular system. Continuous increase in the cases of cardiovascular problems has led to a significant growth in cardiovascular information systems market, which is rising at a significant rate. This is due to the increased prevalence of heart diseases globally and technological advancements in the field. In addition, upswing in government initiatives and better reimbursement scenario has led to growth of the global cardiovascular information systems market. The various components of cardiovascular information systems include software, hardware, and services offered. Based on delivery mode, the global market for cardiovascular information systems can be categorized into web-based, on-premise, and cloud-based. Various applications of cardiovascular information systems include echocardiography laboratory CVIS solutions, catheterization laboratory CVIS solutions, vascular laboratory CVIS solutions, and electrocardiography (ECG) data management CVIS solutions among others. Cardiovascular information systems may be used in small, medium, or large hospitals.

Electric Generating Set Market - Global Industry Size, Share, Trends Analysis 2020

LogoElectricity has emerged as an essential part of human life. Electricity supports various phenomenons such as lightning, electromagnetic induction and electrical current. Electricity generation is the process of generating electricity for the use in commercial and residential buildings. Generally, electricity is generated at electric power station through the use of electromechanical generators. There are various other methods which are used to create electricity. Methods such as static electricity (uses physical separation and transport of charge), electromagnetic induction (transformation of kinetic energy into electricity through the use of generator), electrochemistry (transformation of chemical energy into electric energy), photovoltaic effect (transformation of light into electricity), thermoelectric effect (conversion of temperature difference into electricity), piezoelectric effect (generation of electricity from electrically anisotropic molecules) and nuclear transformation (acceleration of charged particles creates electricity). Electric generator is a device which is used to generate electricity by converting mechanical energy (combination of potential energy and kinetic energy) to electrical energy for use in an electric circuit.

Global Washing and Cleaning Products Market - Size, Share Analysis and Industry Outlook to 2020

LogoWashing and cleaning products are the substances generally liquid, powder, sprays or granules which are used to remove dirt, including dust, stains, bad smells and clutter on surfaces. Cleaning agents are normally in the form of acidic, alkaline or neutral depending on the use. The acidic washing agents are mostly used for cleaning deposits such as scaling. The active ingredients are usually strong mineral acids and chelates. Alkaline washing and cleaning products consist of strong bases like sodium hydroxide as it dissolves oil, grease, fats and proteins based deposits. Whereas, neutral washing products are those whose pH value is neutral and are made from different ionic compound which are used to clean different types of dirt.

Foodservice Disposables Market - Growth, Trends Analysis and Global Industry Forecast to 2020

LogoDisposable product is designed for a single use after which it is recycled or disposed as solid waste. Disposables are generally made from paper, plastic and polystyrene foam. Disposable can be used only once and helps in reducing food contamination and the spread of diseases. Disposables foodservice products made from plastics and foams include cups, plates, bowls, trays, food containers and cutlery. Plastics are widely used due to its lightweight properties and capacity to holds the temperature of hot or cold food and beverages. The most common types of plastics used for foodservice packaging is polystyrene. Disposable foodservice products made from paper and paperboard include cups, plates, bowls, napkins, carryout bags, trays, egg cartons, doilies and tray liners.

Global Cereal Ingredients Market - Industry Growth, Share and Trends Analysis to 2020

LogoCereal ingredients are mainly used in the breakfast cereals (Hot and Cold breakfast cereals). Cereal ingredients play an important role in breakfast as it helps in maintaining the taste and nutritive quality in the food product. Some of the benefits of having a regular nutritional breakfast are improvement in memory, balanced cholesterol and insulin levels, physical activeness and low risk of obesity. The practice of skipping breakfast has been reducing, while the per capita consumption of breakfast has been increasing globally over the past few years. Cereals are considered to be an ideal breakfast category due to their high nutritional and low calorific value. Breakfast cereals are mostly made of whole grains ingredients such as oats, wheat, rice, barley and other grains.