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09 Jan, 2018, 13:00 GMT Hologic Announces European CE Mark for Brevera® Breast Biopsy System with CorLumina® Imaging Technology

Transformational Workflow Solution Offers Real-Time Imaging of Tissue Samples, Resulting in Major Cost and Time Savings Hologic, Inc....


09 Jan, 2018, 09:00 GMT Emotional Brain's FSIAD Products Lybrido and Lybridos show High Efficacy and Safety in Phase 2B Trials

Emotional Brain is pleased to announce the publication of positive phase 2B results in the authoritative Journal of Sexual Medicine. Lybrido and...


31 Dec, 2017, 12:54 GMT Magnus Carlsen and Nana Dzagnidze Crowned King & Queen of Lightening Speed Chess

World No.1 becomes 2017 World Blitz Champion with a round to spare while Georgian dominates the women's games to clinch the gold at King Salman...


29 Dec, 2017, 09:16 GMT The 'Madras Tiger' Storms Ahead of World No. 1 to Clinch the Gold at 2017 World Rapid Chess Championships

Viswanathan Anand checks his final mate in rapid rounds of the tournament, while Ju Wenjun dominates the Women's tournament for the 2017 crown....


20 Dec, 2017, 18:28 GMT Prominent Israeli philanthropist Morris Kahn contributes $1 million to the Genesis Prize-Natalie Portman initiative to empower women

Funds available for programs focusing on women's equality now total $2m The Genesis Prize Foundation announced today that Israeli...


20 Dec, 2017, 09:37 GMT Revealed: the UK City with the Most Generous Men, According to JewelStreet

A nationwide website survey commissioned by JewelStreet into jewellery gifts purchased by 27,838 of its male customers has revealed that men from...


18 Dec, 2017, 10:00 GMT Creator of Pleasure Air Technology Womanizer is Launching the #OrgasmIsAHumanRight Campaign

Video Content: https://goo.gl/qpgLG3 It´s no secret that women have fewer orgasms than men. A new large-scale study[1] has shown how big the...


12 Dec, 2017, 07:38 GMT New Zealand Breast Center Chooses Sectra's Imaging Solution

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) has implemented its IT solution for breast imaging at St Marks...


11 Dec, 2017, 13:00 GMT Global Bra Market to Touch US$30.4 Billion by the end of 2025 - Transparency Market Research

Transparency Market Research states that the global bra market is quite fragmented due to strong presence of several players. The competition is...


08 Dec, 2017, 17:37 GMT Encouraging Updated Results from Phase 1b/2 Study Evaluating the Combination of Eribulin Mesylate and Pembrolizumab in Patients with Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Presented at the 2017 SABCS

Eisai today announced updated results of ENHANCE 1, a Phase 1b/2 trial investigating eribulin mesylate (Halaven®), in combination with the Merck...


07 Dec, 2017, 17:01 GMT Maria Pergolino joins Anaplan as Chief Marketing Officer

Award-winning executive brings more than 18 years of world-class enterprise software marketing experience to new role Anaplan, a leading...


07 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT Viruses and Bacteria Related to Infertility of Unknown Etiology Are now Easily Identified With the Help of 2 Non-Invasive, Highly Sensitive Tests Developed by Locus Medicus Clinic

DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF UNEXPLAINED INFERTILITY BY 2 NOVEL, GROUND-BREAKING METHODS AVAILABLE NOW IN EUROPE 20 years of research have brought...


06 Dec, 2017, 18:00 GMT Winners Announced in the 2017 NatWest everywoman Awards Celebrating 15 Years of Female Entrepreneurs Redefining British Business

The winners of the 15th annual NatWest everywoman Awards were announced today demonstrating the entrepreneurial excellence that is redefining...


01 Dec, 2017, 07:15 GMT Indonesian National Population & Family Planning Board (BKKBN) to Develop Initiatives, Accelerating Access to Family Planning, Family Development, and Population Management Programs

The 14th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on Population and Development (IIMC) launched on November 28-29, 2017 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia....


30 Nov, 2017, 16:37 GMT Halaven® (Eribulin) Remains Available for Patients with Advanced Metastatic Breast Cancer Who Have Progressed After at Least Two Chemotherapeutic Regimens Despite Recent NICE Draft Guidance in an Earlier Setting

The availability of Halaven® (eribulin) for the treatment of adults with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer who have progressed after at...


30 Nov, 2017, 08:30 GMT Clarks and Star Wars™ Join Forces to Announce a Collaborative Shoe Collection for Women and Girls, Championing Female Power and Authenticity in Character and Style

FORCE OF NATURE The newest instalment in the Star Wars™ franchise has brought a positive female role model to the forefront for fans and...


30 Nov, 2017, 02:15 GMT Statement of Actress Angela Lansbury Against Sexual Harassment and Abuse of Women

"There is no excuse whatsoever for men to harass women in an abusive sexual manner. And, I am devastated that anyone should deem me capable of...


28 Nov, 2017, 16:50 GMT Ketchum Appoints Barri Rafferty Chief Executive Officer, Rob Flaherty Continues as Chairman

Rafferty Named First Woman CEO to Lead a Top Five Public Relations Agency Ketchum, one of the world's leading communications consultancies,...


28 Nov, 2017, 14:30 GMT Feminine Hygiene Products Market to Reach a Value of US$ 32 Billion by 2022, Exhibiting a CAGR of Around 6% During 2017-2022

Maintaining personal hygiene plays a major role in any female's reproductive health and quality of life. Feminine hygiene products support proper...


28 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT WilsonHCG's Crystal Kardys and Marisol Hughes Honored by Profiles in Diversity Journal as Empowering Women Leaders

WilsonHCG, a global leader of innovative talent solutions, today celebrates Marisol Hughes, Executive Vice President of People Operations and...


22 Nov, 2017, 15:49 GMT LEE Celebrates their Scarlett Jeans with a Collaboration with Artist Hattie Stewart

For the third instalment of their Scarlett series, Lee® invited illustrator, and self-proclaimed doodle bomber, Hattie Stewart to customise...


21 Nov, 2017, 22:17 GMT First Tom Ford Beauty Store Opens in London

Debuting on November 20, 2017, the first TOM FORD beauty standalone store is the ultimate in luxury beauté, expressed through Tom Ford's...


21 Nov, 2017, 11:34 GMT Vodafone Institute Globally Launches the Next Round of F-LANE: The Accelerator for Ventures Focusing on Female Empowerment

- A new round of F-LANE - the first accelerator in Europe to focus on tech-startups by or for women - Investments of up to EUR...


21 Nov, 2017, 10:33 GMT Lockton Launches their Women In Leadership (WIL) Initiative in the UAE

Lockton, the world's largest independently owned insurance broker, today launched their Women In Leadership (WIL) initiative for Lockton's female...


17 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT My Instagram Paid For My Debut Album Says Tallia Storm

Sir Elton John described her as having 'one of the most impressive soul signatures he'd heard in 20 years' and Nile Rodgers said she was one of...