Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Wilson & Reives Attorney Jesse Shapiro Receives Order of Service from NC Advocates for Justice

SANFORD & APEX, N.C. -- Wilson & Reives (www.wilsonreiveslaw.com), a full-service law firm specializing in personal injury, workers’ compensation and criminal defense, is pleased to announce that attorney Jesse Shapiro has received the Order of Service from the NC Advocates for Justice (NCAJ). This recognition is for Shapiro’s contributions in time and talent to the nonpartisan group dedicated to protecting individual rights through community, education and advocacy. “Jesse and his advocacy represent our belief that everyone matters and deserves to be treated with respect while receiving personal attention and top-quality legal representation," said William T. Wilson, Jr., Co-founder.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Integrated Biometrics Sees Heavy Interest in Solutions for National ID, Voter Registration, Commercial Uses

KIGALI, RWANDA & SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Integrated Biometrics LLC, developers of the most compact, lightweight, and energy-efficient FBI-certified fingerprint scanners, recently completed a highly successful engagement at the 2016 ID4Africa international forum in Kigali, Rwanda. This year’s version of the annual event attracted a record number of delegates from government identity authorities, technology producers, and development agencies looking to leverage biometric technologies to advance social and economic growth.

Monday, June 6, 2016

UK’s Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, Australian CRC for Cell Therapy Manufacturing Sign Agreement

LONDEON & ADELAIDE, UK & AUSTRALIA -- The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult (CGT) and the CRC for Cell Therapy Manufacturing (CTM CRC), the Australian centre for translation of cell therapy technologies, today announce a project to test at scale CTM CRC’s patented scaffold technology. The technology is designed for T-cell stimulation and expansion and the testing by CGT will provide independent supporting data for ultimate commercial scale up of this technology.

Wearable for Canines Uses Artificial Intelligence to Monitor Health Trends

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- Tracy is a dog tracker that can do more than simply locate a dog’s position. Tracy uses Artificial Intelligence to monitor a dog’s health trends and statistics, learn about their needs and more. Currently, Tracy is live on Indiegogo and is accepting pre-orders for days. By using A.I. technology, Tracy is able to relay information to dog owners that was never possible before. The A.I. technology helps Tracy learn about the dog’s personality and the dog’s needs, wants and more. Tracy is engineered to get smarter as time goes on to learn when the dog is feeling ill, wants to go on a walk, is hungry or wants to play. With the free Tracy app for iOS and Android phones, owners get alerted every time their dog needs them.

Agalimmune to Present Novel Immunotherapy Targeting Patient-Specific Tumour Neoantigens

LONDON, U.K. -- Agalimmune Ltd, an innovative anti-cancer immunotherapy biopharmaceutical company developing treatments for patients with solid tumours, announces that Dr Sascha Kristian, Research Director, Agalimmune, will deliver a presentation on Agalimmune’s lead clinical candidate, AGI-134 and its potent anti-tumour activity. The presentation will be delivered at the 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, June 3-7 2016 in Chicago, Illinois, US.

Rare Arctic Wolves Arrive at International Wolf Center

ELY, MINN. -- The International Wolf Center's newest ambassador wolves-rare arctic wolf pups-have arrived from Canada. After months of preparation, the airplane carrying the pups touched down in Ely, Minnesota where U.S. Customs and Fish and Wildlife Service officials cleared the most unique passengers they've ever encountered to enter the country. The pups travelled well, accompanied by specialists who monitored their health the entire trip. After permits were reviewed and the two male pups passed their medical examination, they made the final leg of their journey to the Center's new Wolf Care facility in Ely.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Slateplate Shines at Raleigh Chamber Business Showcase

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Business Showcase held recently at the Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown helped shine the spotlight on Slateplate (www.slateplate.com), the ultimate piece of style for serving and entertaining. The well-attended event saw a steady stream of interested business professionals visit the Slateplate exhibit where they were able to get a feel for the smooth, durable serving tray handcrafted from high-quality, natural slate right here in the U.S.