Welsh Woman Travels 12,000 Miles to Establish if Bones Belong to the First Welsh Settler to Die in Patagonia 150 Years Ago – and Her Ancestor

(PRWEB UK) 19 April 2015 Nia Olwen Ritchie, 48, a firefighter from Cerrigydrudion in North Wales, hit the headlines in Argentina this week when she helped bring a 10-year mystery to a close. Her DNA was matched with some bones found in Puerto Madryn in Patagonia, proving once and for all that they belonged to ...

Haldor Advanced Technologies Deploys Canadas First RFID Enabled Management System of Surgical Instruments at University Health Network

Haldor Advanced Technologies Deploys Canadas First RFID Enabled Management System of Surgical Instruments at University Health Network
ORLocate Sterile Processing Assembly Workstation equipped with the HoveRead Reader Cherry Hill, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 13, 2015 Haldor Advanced Technologies has been selected to implement the ORLocate® System , a comprehensive RFID-enabled surgical instruments and sponges life-cycle management and visibility platform, at the University Health Network (“UHN”) Medical Device Reprocessing Centres. Haldor Advanced Technologies ...

Positive Grid Introduces BIAS FX: Worlds First Cross-Platform Guitar Effects App Gives Musicians Access to Powerful Pedalboards in the Cloud

Positive Grid Introduces BIAS FX: Worlds First Cross-Platform Guitar Effects App Gives Musicians Access to Powerful Pedalboards in the Cloud
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (PRWEB) April 28, 2015 Positive Grid today introduced BIAS FX, the world’s first cross-platform guitar amp and effects processor, which gives musicians seamless access to a huge shared database of cloud-based tones and changes the way that music is created and performed. For the first time ever, it is possible to ...

Sanford Among First Sites to Offer EXTEND Trial for Type 1 Diabetes

Sanford Among First Sites to Offer EXTEND Trial for Type 1 Diabetes
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (PRWEB) June 09, 2015 Sanford Health is among the first sites to offer the EXTEND trial, a clinical trial that will test the ability of the drug tocilizumab to slow disease progression and help maintain natural insulin production in individuals with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is the ...

Bike New York Student Ambassadors to Ride in TD Five Boro Bike Tour For First Time

Bike New York Student Ambassadors to Ride in TD Five Boro Bike Tour For First Time
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2015 For many cyclists, this year’s TD Five Boro Bike Tour (May 3) will be their first; for some, it will be their first large-scale organized ride ever. The nonprofit Bike New York has invited 20 New Yorkers who have recently benefited from its free bike education program (funded ...

Sales Volume Down, Prices Up in First Quarter of 2015

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 Tim J. Gullicksen of Zephyr Realty says the big news for the first quarter of 2015 is that sales volumes have dropped precipitously compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. Also, prices edged up even higher. According to the San Francisco Association of Realtors, there were 41 ...

Maloney Center First in Atlanta to Offer New Treatment for Submental Fullness

Maloney Center First in Atlanta to Offer New Treatment for Submental Fullness
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 08, 2015 The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery is proud to announce that it is one of the first in Atlanta to offer Kybella™, a non-surgical treatment for submental fullness recently approved by the FDA. Additionally, Dr. Brian P. Maloney, an internationally recognized national trainer, has been selected to instruct ...

First of its kind Free-Standing Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) site opens in Manhattan

First of its kind Free-Standing Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) site opens in Manhattan
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 13, 2015 Up until now, patients in Manhattan needed to visit hospitals for their HBOT treatments to heal diabetic foot wounds, delayed radiation injury, bone infections (osteomyelitis), failed skin grafts, and other chronic ailments, but Hyperbaric Medical Solutions has now opened a free-standing, non-hospital based HBOT site at 160 East ...

First Facial Plastic Surgeon in Atlanta To Offer NeoGraft Advanced Hair Transplant

First Facial Plastic Surgeon in Atlanta To Offer NeoGraft Advanced Hair Transplant
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 28, 2015 Dr. Benjamin Stong of Kalos Facial Plastic Surgery, LLC in Atlanta, Georgia proudly offers the latest in hair loss treatment. Dr. Stong is double board certified and the only facial plastic surgeon in Atlanta to offer the NeoGraft Hair Transplant System. NeoGraft involves the automated use of Follicular Unit ...

New Partnership to Create First Center Dedicated to the Development of Biomarkers for Neurofibromatosis

New Partnership to Create First Center Dedicated to the Development of Biomarkers for Neurofibromatosis
(PRWEB) April 09, 2015 The field of pediatric tumors suffers from a lack of biomarkers, and nowhere is this more evident than in children’s tumors associated with the genetic disorder neurofibromatosis, also known as NF. The absence of measurable biological indicators makes this multifaceted disease even more difficult to diagnose and treat, resulting in fear ...