ImmunoBrain Checkpoint awarded Alzheimer’s Association grant to support Phase I trial investigating novel immunotherapeutic approach to treat Alzheimer’s disease

ImmunoBrain Checkpoint awarded Alzheimer’s Association grant to support Phase I trial investigating novel immunotherapeutic approach to treat Alzheimer’s disease NEW YORK, Tuesday September 1, 2020 – ImmunoBrain Checkpoint Inc. (“IBC”) announced today that it has been awarded a $1,000,000 grant from the Alzheimer’s Association under the 2020 Part the Cloud-Bill Gates Partnership Grant Program to […]

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Intuitive, integrated and efficient – world premiere of Philips’ next-generation Azurion image-guided therapy platform

September 1, 2020 New level of integration across imaging, physiology, hemodynamic and informatics applications SmartCT guides acquisition of 3D CT-like images and provides visualization and measurement tools Increased efficiency and flexibility with tableside access to more modalities and intuitive control of the gantry Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global […]

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5.1-magnitude quake hits Papua’s Bintang mountain range

Jakarta (ANTARA) – An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hit Bintang mountain range in the easternmost Indonesian province of Papua on early Wednesday, according to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), The epicenter of the earthquake which struck at 03.19 a.m. local time was located 4.95 degrees southern latitude and 140 degrees eastern longitude or 57 kilometers southwest of Bintang mountain range at a depth of 19 kilometers, the agency said on its official website. The tremor did not have the potential to trigger a tsunami, the agency said. No…

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Pertamina’s oil, gas production 98% of target as of July

Jakarta (ANTARA) – State-run oil company PT Pertamina Group, as of July, produced 875 thousand barrel of oil equivalent per day (MBOEPD), or some 98 percent of its target set for 2020. Pertamina’s Vice President Corporate Communication, Fajriyah Usman, noted in a statement here on Tuesday that amid the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the oil and gas sector, PT Pertamina (Persero) has directed its efforts to achieve the target outlined for operation and production. In the upstream sector, in spite of the pressure on the business, the company,…

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Domestic tourists start trickling into Bali’s TanjungBenoa

Badung, Bali (ANTARA) – Domestic tourists have begun visiting TanjungBenoa, Badung District, Bali Province, after the nationwide reopening of Bali tourism since July 31, 2020. “It has been officially opened since July 31, 2020. Visitors have begun trickling in, though domestic tourists constitute merely two percent,” PutuAgusSanjaya, owner of a water sports center, stated here on Monday. The water sports center applies the requisite health protocols to prevent COVID-19 transmission, including the mandatory wearing of face masks, washing hands with soap, and maintaining physical distancing. Disinfectant spraying of its facilities…

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