Recent general releases

Kidney transplant patients need even better aftercare!

[PRESSWIRE] Parma – 18 April 2019 -- Kidney transplantation is the best renal replacement therapy available. Although survival and quality of life are significantly better compared to dialysis patients, transplant recipients nevertheless have a significantly higher cardiovascular morbidity and mortality than healthy people. One recently published study [1] shows current data and derives important conclusions for further long-term improvements in outcomes after kidney transplantation – a highly topical issue, especially for cost reasons and in the event of organ or donor scarcity.

Offene Horizonte: Schätze zu Humboldts Reisewegen

[PRESSWIRE] Germany - 16 April 2019 -- Die Sonderausstellung »Offene Horizonte - Schätze zu Humboldts Reisewegen« im Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim gibt ein facettenreiches Bild von Alexander von Humboldt wieder, der vor 250 Jahren, 1769, in Berlin geboren wurde und Wegbereiter einer neuen, ganzheitlichen Auffassung von Wissenschaft war. Zwei große Expeditionen führten ihn nach Südamerika (1799-1804) und über das Baltikum nach Russland und Zentralasien (1829).

EU COPYRIGHT REFORM ADOPTED BY MEMBER STATES: PUBLISHERS CALL FOR QUICK AND APPROPRIATE IMPLEMENTATION INTO NATIONAL LAWS

[PRESSWIRE] Brussels - 15 April 2019 -- Europe’s press publishers, represented by the European Magazine Media Association (EMMA), the European Newspaper Publishers’ Association (ENPA), the European Publishers’ Council (EPC) and News Media Europe (NME), welcome today’s adoption by the Council of the long-awaited EU copyright reform that introduces the crucial neighbouring right for press publishers (Article 15).  Member states must implement the reform into national law by 2021.

Broadcasting: b<>com honored by industry professionals at the NAB Show 2019

[PRESSWIRE] United States - 15 April 2019 -- In Las Vegas, b<>com won the Product of the Year Award given to the most successful and promising technologies in the broadcast industry. This prize is awarded each year by a panel of independent experts at the NAB Show (National Association for Broadcasters), the world’s largest event for this industry. Already a Technology Innovation Award winner at the NAB Show 2017, b<>com’s *Universal HDR Converter Box* technology has now been honored twice by industry professionals.

The forgotten side of CKD: kidney disease triggers cognitive impairment, even in early stages

[PRESSWIRE] Parma – 10 April, 2019 -- Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is increasingly recognized as a systemic condition. It also impacts upon other organ systems and in recent years much attention has focussed specifically on the link between the kidneys and the heart. There is also an association between brain dysfunction and kidney disease; new data shows that even mild CKD correlates with impairment of cognitive function. A new review by Professor Giovambattista Capasso summarizes the current evidence in this field.

Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy Appoints Beth Lewin Dean as Chief Executive Officer

 [PRESSWIRE] CHICAGO, April 9, 2019 -- Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) announced today the appointment of Beth Lewin Dean, MBA, MPA as the new Chief Executive Officer. Beth brings 17 years of extensive experience within the epilepsy field, which has been driven by her strong commitment to understanding the needs, aspirations and hopes of patients and their loved ones.  

Gemperle Farms Donates 8 Million Eggs Since 2000 to California's Central Valley Charities

[PRESSWIRE] TURLOCK, Calif., April 9, 2019 -- This week Gemperle Farms topped the 8 million mark for eggs donated to local charities since the year 2000. Each week thousands of Gemperle eggs go to lunch programs, local nonprofits, food banks, and food pantries. 

Mother of Liveyon CEO Shares Heartfelt Stem Cell Success Story with Son on 'Pure-Cast' Podcast

 [PRESSWIRE] YORBA LINDA, Calif., April 9, 2019 -- Breaking from the traditional format of Liveyon's live 'Pure-Cast,' Liveyon founder and CEO sat down with his mother, Lois Christianson, in a heartfelt conversation on how stem cell treatment saved her life after a horrifying injury.

Create your own Master (MSc) in Management at Nyenrode

[PRESSWIRE] Amsterdam - 9 April, 2019 -- The Full-time Master (MSc) in Management program at Nyenrode Business University, provides young talents with the best toolkit to enter the labor market as skilled starters. Students have the opportunity to join a Pre-Master program, choose the city and student life of their preference, decide in which track they would like to specialize in and select electives that have their interest. This 16-month Master program is flexible, both academic and practical and tailor-made to ones needs.

From Coffin Ships to Crowdfunding - Ending The Great Hunger Taboo

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom – 03 April 2019 -- A crowdfunding project is underway to fund the first feature-length movie to tell the whole story of the Irish Famine, including the role of the English Prime Minister, Lord John Russell and his infamous henchman Trevelyan.