Microsoft Seeking Database Customers to Test Synchronizing SQL Server with the Cloud Microsoft Seeking Database Customers to Test Synchronizing SQL Server with the Cloud

Hard Hat Area:   This is a free open source software development kit that gives agencies, or third p...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Uses Helicos Sequencing Technology – Single molecule processing Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Uses Helicos Sequencing Technology – Single molecule processing

Helicos single-molecule sequencing technology generates large numbers of reads and does not require...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

GE Healthcare to Commercialize Cytori Therapeutics Stem Cell Technology – Regenerative Medicine GE Healthcare to Commercialize Cytori Therapeutics Stem Cell Technology – Regenerative Medicine

The adipose tissue is taken from the patient using a minor liposuction-like procedure, placed into t...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

One More Reason to Wash your hands - Don’t Share the Wealth with Testosterone Gels One More Reason to Wash your hands - Don’t Share the Wealth with Testosterone Gels

The FDA is concerned that children, touched, after an adult has applied the gel could be exposed, so wash your hands and keep the testoster...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Biotech Exec Sentenced to Probation in Washington – Submitted False Audits to the NIH Biotech Exec Sentenced to Probation in Washington – Submitted False Audits to the NIH

Add on one more less than honest individual to the world of biotech and science.  The NIH was the end recipient here of the invalid informa...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Senators Holding Closed Door Sessions Discussing 3 health-insurance plans – Why Are the Doors Closed? Senators Holding Closed Door Sessions Discussing 3 health-insurance plans – Why Are the Doors Closed?

Here we go once more, a Congress discussing health care for consumers that has not one clue and off...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Northfield Laboratories Biotech Closes after Thumbs down from the FDA for Blood Substitute Northfield Laboratories Biotech Closes after Thumbs down from the FDA for Blood Substitute

20 years of work on a blood substitute now gone.  The website stated it had potential battle field ...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Hospital Re-Admissions – This should never be on a pay incentive basis to reduce the numbers Hospital Re-Admissions – This should never be on a pay incentive basis to reduce the numbers

What is the solution to the problem or is it a problem, or just part of life?  Certainly business in...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

UC Irvine Medical Center is Named a Designated Stroke Receiving Center – Orange County UC Irvine Medical Center is Named a Designated Stroke Receiving Center – Orange County

The facility is set up to handle transient ischemic attacks, or mini-strokes.  To qualify as a cente...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Tenet Squeezes a Profit -Admissions Are Down Tenet Squeezes a Profit -Admissions Are Down

Admissions of patients with insurance were down 2%, but a profit of around $178 million was seen, c...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Pastry chef receives double hand transplant – Doing Well Pastry chef receives double hand transplant – Doing Well

In the picture below you can see how he had to use his current artificial hands to sign the document...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Doctor pleads guilty with Sweaty-palm surgeries - Update Doctor pleads guilty with Sweaty-palm surgeries - Update

Recently his license was revoked and now there’s about a 10 year sentence to be served by the docto...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Conductor in Boston trolley crash was texting his girlfriend – Similar to the an Incident in Los Angeles Not Too Long Ago Conductor in Boston trolley crash was texting his girlfriend – Similar to the an Incident in Los Angeles Not Too Long Ago

Not too long ago, this happened in Los Angeles, and the crash was worse, so now we have the same scenario in Boston, a conductor distracted...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Facebook On Windows Mobile Devices – Are you Still Just Using your Cell Phone for Phone Calls? Facebook On Windows Mobile Devices – Are you Still Just Using your Cell Phone for Phone Calls?

I have downloaded and installed the application and it works quite well.  There’s also the “fan” pa...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Healthcare Records are not alone with breaches - Air Traffic Software also on the list of being hacked routinely Healthcare Records are not alone with breaches - Air Traffic Software also on the list of being hacked routinely

If one were involved in an aircraft accident this could certainly have an effect on your health.  I...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Chemical Found in Medical Devices Linked to Heart Problems - Cyclohexanone Chemical Found in Medical Devices Linked to Heart Problems - Cyclohexanone

The loss of memory and/or taste that can occur following bypass surgery has been a mystery and it a...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Overeating to blame for U.S. obesity epidemic – Lack of Exercise is Secondary Overeating to blame for U.S. obesity epidemic – Lack of Exercise is Secondary

It appears lack of activity is secondary according to the study, so problem #1 is learning when to push ourselves away from the table.  BD ...

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Saturday, May 09, 2009

Knee Surgery Done with a Robot - MAKOPlasty Tactile Guidance System™ Knee Surgery Done with a Robot - MAKOPlasty Tactile Guidance System™

This is almost like having GPS for your knee surgery and this story is about a 72 year old man who u...

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Friday, May 08, 2009

Would Someone Give the Hacker 10 Million for Prescription Information In Virginia – We have already been for Sale for quite a while now.. Would Someone Give the Hacker 10 Million for Prescription Information In Virginia – We have already been for Sale for quite a while now..

The information on prescriptions may not hold a lot of merit for a monetary return; however, additi...

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Friday, May 08, 2009

Hackers breach UC Berkeley Data Base System Hackers breach UC Berkeley Data Base System

This one is particularly scary in the fact that it went on for such a long period of time, 6 months...

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Friday, May 08, 2009
 
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