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Corbus Pharmaceuticals Expands Intellectual Property Portfolio with Patent Issuance Covering the Use of Anabasum for the Treatment of Rare Fibrotic Diseases

Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc., a clinical stage drug development company targeting rare, chronic, serious inflammatory and fibrotic diseases, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) issued U.S. Patent No. 9,820,964 to the Company with claims covering the use of pharmaceutical compositions comprising anabasum for the treatment of multiple fibrotic diseases, including the Company’s lead indications: systemic sclerosis, dermatomyositis, cystic fibrosis as well as others. Read more >>

Middleton Samaritan hopes to see again

After stopping to help someone on the freeway, and getting hit himself, Jamie Harrell spent about two months in the hospital. He is recovering now but hopes to see again after the accident left him legally blind.
Jamie and Nena are now trying to raise funds to be able to buy eSight glasses which will help him see again. Read more >>

A Wearable Tech Miracle For the Legally Blind

For Conrad Lewis, the founder of eSight, the project is close to the heart. Lewis grew up with two legally blind sisters. He studied engineering and was determined to utilize his knowledge to create glasses that could improve his sisters’ vision. After years of research, multiple patented innovations, tens of millions of dollars, and clinical tests on legally blind people, Lewis’ miracle glasses are now available to everyone. Read more >>

Price, Performance and Scale: Defining the New Possible

A big part of cloud computing is the basic issue of storage. Any data-driven business needs to store data, and these days, the amount of data is much greater than ever before. This is true for just about any industry: healthcare, media, financial services, energy, and of course the ever-important market of software-as-a-service. In any of these verticals, the cost of data storage presents a serious constraint.
That’s why David Friend and Jeff Flowers teamed up again recently to form […]

A Vision of Gratitude

Though sometimes called electronic glasses, the eSight 3 isn’t a pair of spectacles but actually an augmented-reality headset, resembling a less-bulky version of a virtual-reality headset. Read more >>

NASA to Highlight Science on Next Resupply Mission to Space Station

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EST Wednesday, Nov. 29, to discuss a number of science investigations and instruments launching to the International Space Station on the next SpaceX commercial resupply mission. Brian Hess, chief executive officer, and Grayson Allen, chief financial officer, both of LaunchPad Medical, will discuss an investigation using synthetic bone material to accelerate bone repair. Read more >>

Aircuity to Begin Installation at Virginia Commonwealth University

Aircuity, creator of measurably better environments, announces that it will begin installation at three laboratory research buildings at the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine. Aircuity is acting as the turnkey contractor for the installation of Aircuity’s intelligent building platform along with upgrades to controls and exhaust systems. The project is scheduled to begin in December 2017. Read more >>

Telemedicine Success Often Hinges on Aligning Providers and Payers

Bettano and the health centers first secured a two-year Partnership for Community Health grant to create a teledermatology service at 22 remote sites. They also joined forces with 3Derm, a Boston-based telemedicine company spun out of Yale University in 2013, to provide the store-and-forward technology to enable remote clinics to send dermatology images to a separate site for reading and evaluation. Read more >>

Watch as legally blind boy sees clearly for the first time

This Thanksgiving, gratitude is being served us as never before by one Sandusky family. It’s the first holiday, the first family gathering in which their 7-year-old boy will be able to look across the table and see clearly the faces of his loved ones.
When we first heard about Bentley Koch and his eSight glasses, we were wowed by the technology. But then we found something even greater than the science that is transforming his life. It’s the power in […]