Recent Business and Finance releases

HEINEKEN USA Appoints Maggie Timoney As New CEO

 [PRESSWIRE] WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 5, 2018 -- HEINEKEN USA today announced the appointment of Maggie Timoney as Chief Executive Officer. Timoney, a seasoned executive with more than twenty-five years of experience in the beer and cider business, will succeed HEINEKEN veteran, Ronald den Elzen, who will be returning to Holland for a global role within HEINEKEN N.V.

Municode Expands Its Municipal Law Publishing Capability With the Acquisition of Municipal Code Online

 [PRESSWIRE] TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 5, 2018 -- Municode, (www.municode.com) the nation's leading legal codifier, announced the acquisition of Municipal Code Online, a cutting-edge software development company headquartered in Utah. Municipal Code Online brings with it a cloud-based software that enables government workers to draft new legislation and instantly update their online municipal codes of ordinances.

ProView Global (PvG) Certifies to New ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 27001:2013 Standards

[PRESSWIRE] Manila, Philippines: 03 July, 2018 – ProView Global (PvG), a pioneer and leading provider of global operations management offering U.S. employee benefits administration support and workspace design services, announced that it has successfully certified to the new ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 27001:2013 standards.

Rairdon Automotive Group Has Acquired Honda of Marysville

 [PRESSWIRE] MARYSVILLE, Wash., May 31, 2018 -- Rairdon Automotive Group has acquired Honda of Marysville in Marysville, Washington from O'Brien Auto Group, adding an eleventh dealership in Western Washington to the locally owned and operated Rairdon Automotive Group.

UMH Properties, Inc. To Participate In Nareit's REITweek: 2018 Investor Conference

 [PRESSWIRE] FREEHOLD, N.J., May 31, 2018 -- UMH Properties, Inc. (NYSE: UMH) today announced that Samuel A. Landy, President and Chief Executive Officer, Anna T. Chew, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Eugene W. Landy, Chairman of the Board, are scheduled to participate in REITweek: 2018 Investor Conference, to be held in New York City, at the Hilton New York Midtown.

5th Annual Shred Cancer Fundraiser Sponsored by PROSHRED Security San Diego and Green Hat Electronics

 [PRESSWIRE] SAN DIEGO, May 30, 2018 -- Services provided: On-site document shredding ($5 per banker's box), and e-waste recycling. Please review Green Hat's website for acceptable recycling details, as there are some fees applied to select items.

Shedding a new light: The implication of microRNAs in chronic kidney disease

[PRESSWIRE] Copenhagen, Denmark - 25 May, 2018  -- Development of disease is often related to the deregulation of a gene program controlled at the post-transcriptional level by microRNAs (miRNAs). A new review [1], published in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation during this week’s ERAEDTA Congress in Copenhagen, shows that miRNAs are potential innovative biomarkers, and are promising as groundbreaking drugs. “The review of Laurent Metzinger and colleagues summarizes the current state of art of the research on miRNAs in kidney disease”, explains Professor Denis Fouque, editor-in-chief of Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation (NDT). 

Can ferric citrate improve the outcome of predialysis patients?

[PRESSWIRE] Copenhagen, Denmark - 25 May, 2018  -- A late breaking clinical study [1] at the ERA-EDTA Congress in Copenhagen showed that the phosphate binder ferric citrate improves multiple aspects of abnormal mineral metabolism and raises hemoglobin in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD), who do not have abnormal levels of blood phosphate or anemia. 

Klotho and endocrine FGFs: More than markers of CKD progression and cardiovascular complications

[PRESSWIRE] Copenhagen, Denmark - 25 May, 2018  -- Klotho, the Greek goddess who spins the thread of life, has become popular among nephrologists, because the genes named after her encode receptors for hormones that play critical roles in the pathophysiology of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Namely, αKlotho and βKlotho function as receptors for two hormones, fibroblast growth factor-23 (FGF23) and FGF21, respectively. 

Abatacept for lupus nephritis: no improvement in one year remission rate but faster falls in proteinuria and effects on serologic markers

[PRESSWIRE] Copenhagen, Denmark - 25 May, 2018  -- Over a third of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients have kidney involvement (lupus nephritis), and are at risk of end-stage renal disease and premature death. Current therapies are toxic and not routinely effective, so novel therapy options are urgently needed.