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16 min ago | Cath Lab Digest

Reprise II Data Demonstrate Sustained Safety and Performance Outcomes ...

New data from the Boston Scientific clinical trial program of the Lotusa Valve System continue to demonstrate strong performance as a less invasive treatment for patients with severe aortic stenosis who are considered high risk for surgical valve replacement. Data from the REPRISE II clinical trial confirmed safety and effectiveness out to one year, with more than 86 percent of patients exhibiting a complete absence of paravalvular aortic regurgitation and no patients demonstrating moderate or severe paravalvular aortic regurgitation.

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4 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Caught on video: Stroller, toddler fall onto train tracks in...

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Video has emerged of a two-year-old boy falling onto the tracks at a train station in Melbourne. 9news.com.au reports that Caught on video: Stroller, toddler fall onto train tracks in Australia MELBOURNE, Australia -- Video has emerged of a two-year-old boy falling onto the tracks at a train station in Melbourne.

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7 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

Voip-Pal.com, Inc. Signs Engagement Lett ...

Voip-Pal.com Inc. and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce that they have executed a non-exclusive agreement with Southbank Capital Pty Ltd, to assist in the sale of Voip-Pal. Southbank is an international corporate advisory and investment firm authorized to present Voip-Pal.com as a prospect for acquisition, merger or investment to existing relationships that have expressed interest in Voip-Pal's technology.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Columbia Spectator

Alumni begins new position at Symphony Space

Byrne's exposure to the New York City music during his time at Columbia influences his approach to his new role as artistic director. Andrew Byrne , GSAS '99, returns to the Upper West Side this Monday as he begins his tenure as the artistic director of Symphony Space after eight years of organizing festivals and special projects at Carnegie Hall.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Exelis to highlight expansion in global aviation industry at ATC Global 2014

Exelis will highlight its expanding presence in the global aviation marketplace at ATC Global 2014 in Beijing, China, Sept. 17-19, 2014.

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WRIC-TV Richmond

George the Goldfish Swims After Lifesaving Surgery

A goldfish in Australia is swimming in its tank only days after undergoing a life-threatening surgery to remove a tumor from its head. The goldfish, named George, was brought into the Lort Smith Animal Hospital in North Melbourne, Australia, last week after its owner noticed it wasn't swimming or eating properly.

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Examiner.com

Goldfish surgery complete with anesthesia, oxygen and pain meds is a success

A veterinarian surgically removed a tumor from a 10-year-old goldfish, who is someone's beloved pet. George, the goldfish, had a tumor on the side of his head and for a few hundred bucks, that tumor was removed last week and George is already back at home swimming in his pond, according to WSPA News on Sept.

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Bangor Daily News

Veterinarian explains 'high-risk' surgery required to remove tumor 10-year-old goldfish

Goldfish: the reluctant carnival prize, the fish you don't expect to live more than a year or two, the pet you resign yourself to flushing down the toilet once it meets its maker. George, a 10-year-old goldfish in Australia, had a relatively large tumor on its head.

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Manufacturing.net

United Becomes First U.S. Carrier To Fly New, Longer Dreamliner

The Dreamliner is growing up. A new, longer version of the plane powered by a pair of GEnx jet engines recently landed an FAA certification.

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Grub Street

A Pizza Hut Horrified Animal Lovers With Free Pets for People Who Bought Pizzas

A Melbourne, Australia Pizza Hut restaurant says it made a huge mistake by putting up a sign intended to drum up business for a neighboring pet store. The chain restaurant actually advertised a pets-for-pizza giveaway very similar to your coffee shop loyalty card, apparently, with a sign reading "Buy any 10 pizzas and get one free small animal."

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A2Central.com

Oz KFest dates announced: Melbourne Australia, April 17-19, 2015

The next Australian retro computing gathering, Oz KFest, will be happening in Melbourne, Australia, April 17-19, 2015. Come join us downunder for a few of days of retro inspiration, Aussie ingenuity and camaraderie! The goal of the event is to provide a user group style environment to exchange ideas and discuss new developments in retro computing hardware, software, preservation, emulation and other related topics.

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Mail on Sunday

Round water bottles are so last year! Now there's a FLAT container...

Round water bottles are so last year! Now there's a FLAT container that fits neatly into a bag - or even your back pocket A company has designed a water bottle that's ideal for the office worker's bag - because it's completely flat. The same shape as a piece of paper, the Memobottle is a slimline, reusable water bottle that slides into your bag to lie next to books and laptops.

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PR-inside.com

New Market Report: Calzada Limited (CZD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

It conducts its operations trough its subsidiaries, namely, Metabolic Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd and PolyNovo Biomaterials Pty Ltd. . The company, through PolyNovo, has developed the NovoSorb technology, which carries out the development of medical devices for pharmaceutical and healthcare industry.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Macquarie Expects Jump in Profit

MELBOURNE, Australia-Macquarie Group Ltd., Australia's largest investment bank, has forecast a 25% to 30% jump in net profit in the first half of its fiscal year, compared with a year earlier, but a fall from a strong result in the preceding six-month period. Increased performance fees from the bank's listed and unlisted funds are expected to lift the company's profit slightly for the year through March.

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Canberra City News

Renewing Australian federalism

THE reform of Australia's federation is under review, with a White Paper process currently underway. In partnership with the Australian National University's Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at the Crawford School of Public Policy and with the University of Melbourne School of Government, "The Conversation" have asked leading Australian academics to begin a debate on renewing federalism, from tax reform to the broader issues of democracy.

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Bloomberg

Morgan Stanley Seven-Year Curse Spells Decline: Australia Credit

Jobseekers fill out electronic registration forms on tablet devices at the Reinvent Your Career expo in Melbourne, Australia. Prime Minister Tony Abbott is now battling rising unemployment, with the jobless rate climbing to 6.4 percent in July, the highest level in 12 years.

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Crikey

Seat of the week: Holt

A once marginal seat now safe for Labor, Holt in Melbourne's south-east has provided a home for Gareth Evans, and more recently Anthony Byrne. Red and blue numbers respectively indicate size of two-party Labor and Liberal polling booth majorities.

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UAport

Report: Australia to send troops to help tackle IS

Australia to send more than 600 military personnel to Middle East to contribute to international operations against Islamic State MELBOURNE Australia will send 600 military personnel to the Middle East to contribute to United States-led international operations against Islamic State militants, according to Australian broadcaster ABC.

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Daily Mail

'I was always terrified of the responsibility of being a dad':...

'A message to the allies of America': British aid worker beheaded by ISIS after being forced to condemn UK government for backing U.S. foreign policy as 'Jihadi John' threatens another Briton is next Is the net closing on Jihadi John? Latest beheading video comes after days of claims special forces are on his tail Inside jihadi boot camp: Islamist fighters in Syria release video of training program showing extremists abseiling down rock faces and descending zip wires Django Unchained actress and her white husband hit out at 'racist' cops who handcuffed her 'mistaking her for a PROSTITUTE after they kissed in public' Palin supporters claim birthday brawl was started by daughter's ex-boyfriend who 'tried to get in to their stretch limo Hummer' and Sarah was just defending her family Bride-to-be whose fiancA© died just days before their wedding has a heartbreaking photo shoot in her ... (more)

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PR-inside.com

Just Published: "Vision Eye Institute Limited (VEI) - Pharmaceuticals ...

Vision Eye Institute Limited is a medical device company. The company provides ophthalmic care services.

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