JENKINTOWN, Pa., Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Adler Institute for Advanced Imaging and KDK Scientific, the leading independent clinical and research imaging facility in the Greater Philadelphia region, are excited to announce the expansion of their existing Cardiac PET/CT imaging services, with the installation of a dedicated superconducting cyclotron for the manufacture and production of N-13 ammonia, the optimal imaging agent for Myocardial Perfusion Imaging and Quantitative Myocardial Blood Flow and Myocardial Flow Reserve. Now, thanks to advances in miniaturization and technology, cyclotrons can be installed on site, enabling use of short-lived imaging agents that cannot be shipped even short distances. Adler Imaging is able to offer increased speed and access for cardiac PET/CT scanning on demand. Adler Imaging is one of only five sites nationwide to offer this latest advancement in outpatient cardiac imaging to patients and their doctors in their convenient outpatient office in Jenkintown.
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirovant Sciences, a gene therapy company developing treatments and cures for inherited respiratory diseases including cystic fibrosis (CF), today announced that it will be delivering oral and poster presentations highlighting pre-clinical data for its compound, SP-101, at the 2021 North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC 2021), November 2-5. SP-101, an investigational novel recombinant adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene therapy selected for its tropism to human airway epithelia, is being developed for inhalation in patients with CF who do not benefit from treatment with Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator (CFTR) modulators, which is approximately 20% of all patients with CF. Additional details will be presented during the scheduled presentations.
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration among nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of the LevelUp Philadelphia partnership aimed at supporting local workers to place them in high growth, in-demand jobs amidst ongoing reports of labor shortages. In coordination with Philadelphia Works, Inc. and Jobs for the Future (JFF), LevelUp Philadelphia will provide career navigation, training programs, and job opportunities to help frontline workers secure their place in the economy of tomorrow in the Philadelphia region. This partnership is funded through the Macquarie Group Foundation and its global COVID-19 fund.
(The Center Square) – Pennsylvania state Sen. Pat Stefano has introduced legislation he said allows residents to better protect their family, themselves and their property.
HORSHAM, Pa., Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study1 found that Digital Eye Strain, caused by prolonged use of digital devices, affects over 50% of people. With the rate of remote workers and digital screen time at an all-time high, eye health is understandably one of the rising trends in the self-care movement.
I remain convinced that the key reason many, if not most, hunters hunt is that they like to kill stuff. Without a doubt, you do get enjoyment and satisfaction when you cleanly and ethically take the life of a wild animal you are pursuing. But do you also enjoy spending time outdoors, enjoy s…
Whenever someone writes an article for the newspaper, I imagine that he/she hopes that some people will read it, enjoy it, maybe relate to it, and perhaps even benefit from it.
Ava Wahlers had a highlight game of 17 kills, three aces and a block to lead the Lady Falcons’ volleyball team to a 3-1 (21-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-18) road win at Northern Potter on Tuesday, Oct. 12.
Noah Archer scored three touchdowns to lead the Gators to a close road win at Brockway, 26-21 on Friday, Oct. 15.
WELLSBORO — The Wellsboro Lady Hornets volleyball team (8-12) looked like a different unit from earlier in the season in their matchup here on Wednesday, Oct. 20 against the Coudersport Lady F…
Citizens & Northern Corporation announced its most recent dividend declaration and its unaudited, consolidated financial results for the three-month and nine-month periods ended Sept. 30.
Nearly one in eight Potter County residents age five and older has contracted COVID-19 since the pandemic began. The statistic was reported this week on Potter County Today, the county’s news website, as according to data from the Pa. Department of Health.
Every October, advocates, survivors and supporters recognize October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM).
Flu season is almost here. UPMC Cole is offering free walk-in clinics for flu vaccinations as well as vaccinations by appointment.
UPMC welcomes Jesse Minor, CRNP, to the ear, nose and throat and primary care teams at UPMC Cole.
An Emergency Medical Technician course, beginning the week of Jan. 10, 2022 and running through early May, will be offered at three locations by Workforce Development at Pennsylvania College of Technology.