Power3 Medical Products, Inc. (PWRM)
The primary symptoms of Parkinson’s disease are all related to voluntary and involuntary motor function and usually start on one side of the body. Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder and the most common movement disorder. It is characterized by progressive loss of muscle control, which leads to trembling of the limbs and head while at rest, stiffness, slowness, and impaired balance. As symptoms worsen, it may become difficult to walk, talk, and complete simple tasks. Premature death is usually due to complications such as falling-related injuries or pneumonia. In the United States, about 1 million people are affected by Parkinson’s disease and worldwide about 5 million. Most individuals who develop Parkinson’s disease are 60 years of age or older.
Power3 Medical Products, Inc. is a leading bio-technology company focused on the development of innovative diagnostic tests in the fields of cancer and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (commonly known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease). Power3 applies proprietary methodologies to discover and identify protein biomarkers associated with diseases. Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and ALS diseases, for which it is currently engaged in Phase II clinical trials. These tests are designed to analyze an individual’s proteins to detect the presence of disease, a patient’s disease progression, a patient’s response to a particular drug, and the mechanisms of disease present in the patient for optimal targeted therapy.
Power3 Medical Products, Inc. study of protein concentrations in blood serum has resulted in a remarkable breakthrough in the diagnosis of Neurodegenerative diseases. This discovery is believed to have direct applicability in the early detection of: Alzheimer’s Disease, ALS (Lou Gerig’s Disease), Parkinson’s Disease.
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Southern Union Co. (NYSE:SUG) the Board of Directors has approved its regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share on the Company’s common stock. The dividend is payable on April 8, 2011, to holders of record at the close of business on March 25, 2011.
Southern Union Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the gathering, processing, transportation, storage, and distribution of natural gas in the United States. It operates in three segments: Transportation and Storage, Gathering and Processing, and Distribution.
LAN Airlines S.A. (NYSE:LFL) and its affiliates LAN Peru, LAN Argentina and LAN Ecuador, one of the leading group of airlines in Latin America and JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU), New York’s hometown airline, announced the launch of interline agreements that bring new connecting options for travelers flying between major destinations throughout the Americas via New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Lan Airlines S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides passenger and cargo air transportation services in Latin America. The company offers air cargo transportation services to other international air carriers, freight-forwarding companies, export oriented companies, and individual consumers.
Fair Isaac Corp. (NYSE:FICO) announced that the auto industry is synchronously migrating to the FICO� 8 Auto Score, with most lenders completing the adoption process by May. A number of auto lenders have already migrated to the FICO� 8 Auto Score, including captive, bank and non-prime lenders such as Volkswagen Credit, Santander Consumer USA and First Investors, and a majority of the top 35 lenders plan to migrate through April and May. In addition, the nearly 18,000 franchised dealers and the majority of the more than 30,000 independent dealers using credit scores in the industry are also expected to migrate to remain in synchronization with their lender partners.
Fair Isaac Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides analytical solutions, credit scoring, and credit account management products and services to banks, credit reporting agencies, credit card processing agencies, insurers, retailers, and healthcare organizations worldwide.