Recent Development News: Q4 – 2014

ContraFect Receives FDA Approval to Initiate Clinical Trials of CF-301 for MRSA Bloodstream Infections

YONKERS, NY–(Marketwired – Dec 22, 2014) -ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX) (NASDAQ: CFRXW) (NASDAQ: CFRXZ), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein therapeutics and antibody products for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) … Continue reading

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root9B Technologies Enters into a Letter of Intent to Acquire IPSA International IPSA to Enhance Company’s Cybersecurity and Risk Mitigation Capabilities

NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — root9B Technologies, Inc. (RTNB), a leading provider of cybersecurity and regulatory risk mitigation services, and privately-held IPSA International, Inc. (“IPSA”), a global business investigative and regulatory risk mitigation company, today announced the signing … Continue reading

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Medgenics Announces Completion of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Option to Purchase Additional Shares of Common Stock

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medgenics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:MDGN), the developer of a proprietary platform for the sustained production and delivery of therapeutic proteins and peptides in patients using ex vivo gene therapy and the patient’s own tissue for the treatment of … Continue reading

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Premier Alliance Re-brands as root9B Technologies (OTCQB: RTNB) Company to Focus on Cybersecurity and Regulatory Risk Mitigation

NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Premier Alliance, a leading provider of cybersecurity and regulatory risk mitigation services, is changing its name to root9B Technologies, Inc., and its OTCQB ticker symbol to “RTNB,” effective with the commencement of trading today. … Continue reading

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Former Toys “R” Us Chairman and CEO John H. Eyler Jr. Joins SpendSmart Board of Directors

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– November 26, 2014 7:00 AM SpendSmart Networks, Inc. (SSPC) (“SpendSmart” or “the Company”), a provider of digital customer loyalty systems and services, today announced the appointment of John H. Eyler Jr. to its Board of … Continue reading

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SMS Masterminds Mentorship Program Reaches 6 Month Mark, Grows Volume by 19.5% in Oct vs Sept

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– November 20, 2014 2:30 PM   SpendSmart Networks, Inc. (SSPC) (“SpendSmart” or “the Company”), a provider of digital customer loyalty systems and services, today announced initial results from the SMS Masterminds™, the Company’s mobile/digital services … Continue reading

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Edge Therapeutics Initiates Enrollment of Third Cohort in Phase 1/2 NEWTON Study of EG-1962 for Improvement of Outcome After Ruptured Brain Aneurysm

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—November 4, 2014- Edge Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotechnology company that discovers, develops and seeks to commercialize novel, hospital-based therapies for acute, life-threatening neurological conditions, today announced that it has initiated patient enrollment in the third cohort of … Continue reading

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Baltimore-area Restaurant Chain Increases Return Business with Implementation of SMS Masterminds’ Mobile Marketing Program

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—Oct. 30, 2014 Baltimore-based restaurant chain The Greene Turtle has seen increasing return business following its implementation of a cutting-edge text message marketing program for its Baltimore restaurants. Developed by the SMS Masterminds™ mobile/digital services division … Continue reading

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Rear Admiral Hank Bond Joins root9B Former NORTHCOM Director of Cyberspace Operations Named Senior VP

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Navy Rear Admiral Hank Bond, Director of Cyberspace Operations and Chief Information Officer at the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the United States Northern Command (NORTHCOM) focusing on homeland defense, is … Continue reading

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SpendSmart Networks Increases Total Number of Licensees to 150 in Markets throughout North America “Certified Mastermind” Licensee Network Increased 183% to 150 Licensees from 53 at September 30, 2013, as Company Continues to Expand Service

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ContraFect and National Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC Sign Agreement to Collaborate on Universal Influenza Treatment

Yonkers, NY, October 9, 2014 – ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX) (NASDAQ: CFRXW) (NASDAQ:CFRXZ), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein therapeutics and antibody products for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, announced today that they have entered into a collaborative … Continue reading

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