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As wholly owned subsidiary of dpa, news aktuell provides business and organizations with effective access to media and consumers. Via the smart tools ots and zimpel, PR content accesses all media formats, including classical print, high click-rate online portals and social networks. In addition, news aktuell publishes all its customers’ PR content on www.presseportal.de, one of the PR portals with the greatest reach in Germany. By this means, all the relevant multipliers are reached globally, from editors, via digital influencers right up to specialist bloggers and interested consumers. news aktuell has been on the market since 1989. The company, with a staff complement of more than 135, has its headquarters in Hamburg. Other offices are in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt und Munich.

Grünenthal Group: Grünenthal acquires Mestex AG and its Phase-III-ready investigational medicine MTX-071 for the treatment of pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee12.4.2021 11:47:13 CEST | Press release

With the acquisition of Mestex AG, Grünenthal secures global rights for an attractive late-stage asset that could offer an innovative therapy option for millions of patients affected by pain related to osteoarthritis of the knee. MTX-071 (resiniferatoxin) is a highly potent Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) agonist. Its administration can reversibly defunctionalise TRPV1-expressing nociceptors. This can result in long lasting pain relief. (Aachen, Germany) –Today, Grünenthal has announced the acquisition of Mestex AG through the takeover of all of its shares and options. Mestex AG is a Swiss biotech company that has developed the innovative investigational medicine MTX-071 (resiniferatoxin) for the intra-articular treatment of pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee. The investigational medicine is currently concluding Phase II of clinical development and is about to enter Phase III. Initial data showed a long-lasting and significant analgesic effect and function

Fluxergy, Inc. Receives CE-IVD Marking for a One-Hour COVID-19 RT-PCR Test and Positions for European Market Entry12.4.2021 09:00:00 CEST | Press release

IRVINE, CA., April 12, 2021 – Fluxergy, Inc., a medical diagnostic testing platform company with a detection technology solution capable of multimodality, announced today that it has obtained CE marking for its one-hour COVID-19 RT-PCR test, to use by healthcare professionals as an in vitro diagnostic (IVD) for the detection of SARS-CoV-2. The CE-mark will allow Fluxergy’s innovative testing platform to enter the European Union market and any other markets that accept CE-marking as valid regulatory approval. Fluxergy’s platform is an automated, sample-to-answer testing platform with multimodal capability allowing for a variety of assay types, such as molecular, immunochemistry, chemistry, and cytometry assays, to be run simultaneously on the same cartridge. This will give users the ability to run unique Point-of-Care (PoC) panels with the potential ability to do built-in reflex testing, among other capabilities. Potential environments for rapid testing applications include emergency ro

Grunenthal Group: Grünenthal is Recognized for its Strong Management of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Risks7.4.2021 11:39:12 CEST | Press release

• Leading global ESG ratings agency Sustainalytics notes Grünenthal is in the top five percent among its peers in the pharmaceutical subindustry • Grünenthal is categorized as “medium risk”, placing it ahead of its key subindustry peers and in the same league as multinational companies like Pfizer and Roche (Aachen, Germany): Grünenthal, a global science-based pharmaceutical company, today announced that Sustainalytics, a Morningstar company and a globally-recognized provider of ESG research, ratings and data, has assessed it as having overall medium ESG risk. In addition, Sustainalytics acknowledged that Grünenthal has a strong management of its ESG risks. This places Grünenthal in the top five percent of the global pharmaceuticals subsector. “The long-term success of companies can no longer be measured by financial success alone. As a science-based company, Grünenthal strives to make a net-positive impact on the society,” said Gabriel Baertschi, CEO Grünenthal. “While we are proud to

DocMorris: Introducing DocMorris Adipositas Care (Obesity Care), a digital hub empowering people with obesity to find relevant care for a better quality of life6.4.2021 09:15:56 CEST | Press release

The Novo Nordisk and Zur Rose Group collaboration presents DocMorris Adipositas Care, a digital hub which provides people living with obesity a new way to find the right care. Adipositas Care thoughtfully empowers people living with obesity by enabling them to learn about obesity and discover possible care solutions, to link to specialized advisors, doctors and digital solutions in obesity care, and by supporting them with the testimonials of peers who took action to better manage their health, all within one digital location. The program launches today in Germany with the intention to expand across other European markets.

Grünenthal Group: Grünenthal and Averitas Pharma announce initiation of Phase III study with QUTENZA® to prepare label extension in the US for the treatment of post-surgical neuropathic pain​30.3.2021 15:12:42 CEST | Press release

Post-surgical neuropathic pain (PSNP) is a debilitating complication of surgery that affects approximately 13 percent of all patients who undergo surgery, which represents 3.3 million patients per year in the US.[1] This Phase III study is Grünenthal’s next step in making QUTENZA available to even more patients in the United States. QUTENZA is the first and only prescription strength capsaicin that is a topical, non-systemic, non-opioid pain treatment; it is currently approved in the US for the treatment of neuropathic pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia, and for the treatment of neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) of the feet in adults. (Aachen, Germany, & Morristown, N.J.): –Grünenthal announced today that its U.S. subsidiary, Averitas Pharma, Inc. will conduct a Phase III trial to study the efficacy, safety and tolerability of QUTENZA (capsaicin) 8% topical system in post-surgical neuropathic pain (PSNP) with the goal to expand the current U

Acronis: Acronis Unites with Industry Leaders to Publish the First Unified Cybersecurity Guide for Boards of Directors25.3.2021 11:40:15 CET | Press release

(Schaffhausen, Szerlanwitd): Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection and a member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for Cybersecurity, shared the results of a new report released by the WEF that warns that cybersecurity failure is a “clear and present danger” and critical global threat, yet responses from board directors have been fragmented, risks not fully understood, and collaboration between industries limited. Acronis contributed its expertise and insights from its work in cyber protection as part of the working group that helped create the report. The WEF’s new Principles for Board Governance of Cyber Risk Report reveals that boards of directors need to play a more active role in protecting their organization from cyber risks – and provides a solution to this fragmentation. Created by the WEF, the National Association of Corporate Directors, the Internet Security Alliance, and PwC, the report is the result of a year-long collaboration to find a cohesive, global and cr

Elsa Peretti Holding AG: Tiffany’s star jewelry designer and philanthropist Elsa Peretti dies in Spain22.3.2021 09:19:58 CET | Press release

(Zurich, Switzerland): It is with great sadness that Elsa Peretti’s death yesterday from natural causes was announced by her family office in Zurich and by the Nando and Elsa Peretti Foundation. The designer, who was famous for her creations for high-end US jewelers Tiffany, passed away in a village close to Barcelona, Spain, at the age of 80. Her legacy comprises a body of exceptional design work as well as a foundation dedicated to humanitarian, environmental and conservation causes. A true citizen of the world, her absence will be strongly felt within all the different circles where she played such an active and creative role. A pioneering designer Elsa Peretti was born in Florence and educated in Rome and Switzerland. She later returned to Rome to pursue a degree in interior design. By 1969, she had established herself as a fashion model in New York and Barcelona and was also beginning to design her own jewelry. American fashion designer Giorgio di Sant’Angelo used a few of her pie

Acronis acquires Synapsys, providing the African IT channel with direct access to enhanced cyber protection solutions17.3.2021 09:00:00 CET | Press release

(Schaffhausen, Switzerland) - Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, announced today the acquisition of Synapsys, its long-time partner located in Cape Town, South Africa that specializes in distributing Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions through the service provider channel. Marking the latest move in the company’s accelerated growth plan, it is Acronis’ fourth acquisition in the past 18 months. Synapsys is a channel-centric group of companies that delivers Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions to thousands of customers through a network of sub-distributors, resellers, and managed service providers (MSPs) in South Africa and across the continent. It is comprised of two businesses: Synapsys Systems (Proprietary) Limited, a specialist software distributor and the region’s Authorized Acronis Distributor for on-premises solutions since 2003, and Synapsys Distribution (Proprietary) Limited, which services the MSP market using the Acronis Cyber Cloud service provider platform. “Synapsys

Aiways Automobile Europe GmbH: Aiways launches in Denmark with Andersen Motors15.3.2021 11:08:28 CET | Press release

• Andersen Motors exclusive sales and service partner of Aiways in Denmark • Online sales via www.aiways-danmark.dk • Test drives and service at ten locations in Denmark • Purchase, commercial and private leasing at attractive conditions (Munich, Germany): Aiways, the Chinese start-up for electric mobility based in Shanghai, is expanding into northern Europe. With Andersen Motors, Aiways has gained an experienced partner in Denmark, which is available to customers at around ten locations in the country for service, advice and test drives. Sales in Denmark are handled online in the same way as in Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and France. The Aiways U5 will soon be available for order on the website www.aiways-danmark.dk. Alexander Klose, responsible for international business at Aiways comments: "Denmark is developing into a dynamic EV market. New forward-looking legislative decisions and an intensive expansion of the charging infrastructure will increasingly stimulate the market. W

GSB Gold Standard Corporate: GSB presents its latest development and technology with the GSTelecom App12.3.2021 16:15:13 CET | Press release

Hamburg, Germany: The world of technology continues to adapt to the needs of humanity today, growing and expanding at an exponential rate, and this clear and accurate statement is especially true for blockchain technology. We are in the tenth year since the successful history of the blockchain, a technology that first became known through Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency based on a decentralised ledger system, then through the Ethereum Foundation, and now through many software and high-tech companies and communities working around the clock to develop services and products for and especially through blockchain. One such company, led by its Chairman oft he Board Josip Heit, with the corporate structure of a software powerhouse, is GSB Hamburg AG, based in the legendary port city of Hamburg, in the north of Germany, with the name and brand for itself created in this field since 2011 and made famous by successful innovations, such as the G999, among others, in the field of technology. Their late

Leading mobility platform FREE NOW and micro-mobility provider TIER announce strategic partnership across Europe9.3.2021 09:00:00 CET | Press release

Hamburg/Berlin, March 9 2021 - FREE NOW TIER e-scooter and e-moped services will be integrated into the FREE NOW app Micro-mobility provider TIER will make all its electric scooters and mopeds available in Germany and France in the FREE NOW app. Both companies are eager to increase the scope in the future. From April 2021 onwards, the partnership will start with the launch in eight German cities followed by France shortly afterwards. Further cities across Europe will be launched throughout the summer. FREE NOW, Europe’s leading multi-mobility platform, and TIER, Europe’s leading provider of micro-mobility with a mission to change mobility for good, announced today that they have signed a strategic partnership. From April onwards, TIER e-scooters and e-mopeds will be available to book via the FREE NOW app. The partnership will launch in eight German cities, shortly followed by France. Further cities across Europe will be launched throughout the summer. With this deal, thousands of e-sco

Stadt Qingdao: Promo video of Qingdao goes viral online5.3.2021 12:07:25 CET | Press release

Qingdao, China: What kind of city is Qingdao? Romantic, classic, open, modern, or free? There are one thousand versions of the city in one thousand people’s eyes. Check out the newly-minted promotional video named “Growth • Qingdao”, and savor the cyberpunk charm of the city. The promo video, the first of its kind in the country, went viral online soon after its release for its new industrial style and inspiring music played a cool robot band. Qingdao is now on the track of developing into a world-leading city in industrial Internet, with industrial robots widely applied in factories across the city. In the video, seven robots from KUKA, a German manufacturer of industrial robots, staged a fascinating performance with such instruments as keyboard, bass guitar and drums. It reportedly took a group of engineers and musicians more than two months to “train” the robots. The perfect combination of the rhythm of industrial production and the electronic music makes the video full of the new i

Stadt Qingdao: Qingdao strives to be a world-leading hub for the industrial Internet3.3.2021 17:29:46 CET | Press release

Qingdao, China: Qingdao set a new goal for urban development in early 2020 with the aim of developing into a world-leading hub for the industrial Internet. Thanks to all-round efforts made last year, the city has seen remarkable changes and outcomes in the development of the industrial Internet, and an integrated ecosystem is quickly taking shape. Revolving around the goal, the city government announced a master plan along with an implementation plan last year for building new infrastructure, popularization of new modes, integrated development of new technologies and incubation of new industries, with emphasis on efforts to introduce diverse innovation platforms and leading enterprises. Guided by the opening-up policy, the city is seeking deep fusion with the global industrial system to promote the realization of the goal. Based on the demand for digitalization, the city has built 15,000 5G base stations, ranking first in the national evaluation of mobile networks. Last year, enterpris
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As wholly owned subsidiary of dpa, news aktuell provides business and organizations with effective access to media and consumers. Via the smart tools ots and zimpel, PR content accesses all media formats, including classical print, high click-rate online portals and social networks. In addition, news aktuell publishes all its customers’ PR content on www.presseportal.de, one of the PR portals with the greatest reach in Germany. By this means, all the relevant multipliers are reached globally, from editors, via digital influencers right up to specialist bloggers and interested consumers. news aktuell has been on the market since 1989. The company, with a staff complement of more than 135, has its headquarters in Hamburg. Other offices are in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt und Munich.