Researchers Probe New Territory in Treating Patients with Lung Cancer during COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Briefing with International Researchers Explores this Question at IASLC 2020 World Conference on Lung Cancer Singapore To view a recording of the press briefing, visit: SINGAPORE, Jan. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On February 27, 2020, the flagship journal of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, the Journal of Thoracic […]

Downdetector: Social Media Platform Reddit Hit by Outages in US

Social media company Reddit was experiencing problems on its website on Saturday, according to outage monitoring website Customers reported trouble logging in and sending messages on its website. The outage affected regions such as Ne…

Posted in General January 30, 2021

Fighting Climate Change in America Means Changes to America

Climate isn’t the only thing changing. What comes next in the nation’s struggle to combat global warming will probably transform how Americans drive, where they get their power and other bits of day-to-day life, both quietly and obviously, experts say….

Posted in General January 30, 2021

Bombardier Closes Sale of its Transportation business to Alstom

Net proceeds to Bombardier of ~$3.6 billion, including ~$600 million in Alstom shares Proceeds strengthen liquidity and will allow the Company to begin debt paydown1; Pro-forma net debt as of December 31, 2020 ~$4.7 billion2  Completes Bombardier’s repositioning as a pure-play business jet company All amounts in this press release are in U.S. dollars unless […]

January 30th to Mark the Second Annual World NTD Day

World NTD Day Annual day designed to raise awareness and engage the general public in the urgent effort to #BeatNTDs Following a year of unprecedented global health awareness due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the day aims to draw broader public awareness to the fight to end NTDs The WHO Executive Board recommended support of World […]

Lung Cancer Care and Research Not Immune to Socioeconomic, Ethnic, Racial, and Gender-related Factors that Create Disparities

Press Briefing at IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer 2020 Singapore SINGAPORE, Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Several leading international lung cancer researchers at a press today presented compelling new data revealing that factors of race, gender, sexual orientation and income continue to be significant barriers to those living with lung cancer. The press briefing […]

Malaysia’s Ho Wah Genting Berhad Advises Guardion Health Sciences That It Has received Regulatory Product Registration Approval for Second Immune Support Dietary Supplement Designed and Produced by Guardion Health Sciences

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHSI) (“Guardion” or the “Company”), a specialty health sciences company that develops clinically supported nutrition, medical foods, nutraceuticals and medical devices, with a focus in the ocular health marketplace, announced that its exclusive distributor in Malaysia, Ho Wah Genting Berhad (HWGB), has […]

Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine Demonstrates 89.3% Efficacy in UK Phase 3 Trial

First to Demonstrate Clinical Efficacy Against COVID-19 and Both UK and South Africa Variants Strong efficacy in Phase 3 UK trial with over 50% of cases attributable to the now-predominant UK variant and the remainder attributable to COVID-19 virus Clinical efficacy demonstrated in Phase 2b South Africa trial with over 90% of sequenced cases attributable […]

UNHCR Myanmar Operational Update, 1-31 December 2020

The COVID-19 health crisis has placed the forcibly displaced and stateless populations at heightened risk with the delivery of critical protection services and assistance severely restricted. Ensuring equal and fair access to essential services for the…

Posted in General January 29, 2021