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octagam® 10% Is Efficacious and Well-tolerated in Adults With Dermatomyositis

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Octapharma announced today the results from the ProDERM study on the efficacy and safety of octagam® 10% [Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human)], in adult dermatomyositis (DM) patients have been published in the New England Journal of Medicine (Aggarwal R et al. “Efficacy and safety of intravenous immunoglobulin in dermatomyositis”).

Dermatomyositis is an immune-mediated myopathy characterised by chronic inflammation of the skin and muscles, leading to cutaneous rashes and progressive muscle weakness. DM is associated with increased morbidity and mortality due to muscle weakness and visceral involvement. Prior to the ProDERM study findings, no therapy had been approved in the US or Europe for the treatment of dermatomyositis based on randomized clinical trials.

The Progress in DERMatomyositis (ProDERM) study was the first large randomized clinical ... Read more »

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ExaGrid Nominated in five Categories for 13th Edition of Premier IT Awards

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it has been nominated in five categories for the 13th annual Storage, Digitalisation and Cloud (SDC) Awards, which are focused on recognizing and rewarding success in the products and services that are the foundation for digital transformation. Voting to determine the winner in each category is underway now and closes on November 4, 2022. Winners of the 2022 SDC Awards will be announced on November 24 at an awards ceremony in London.

The award categories that ExaGrid has been nominated in include:

Vendor Channel Program of the Year

Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery (BC/DR) Innovation

Storage Hardware Innovation of the Year

Backup/Archive Innovation of the Year

Storage Company of the Year

ExaGrid offers the only Tiered Backup Storage ... Read more »

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EXTON, Pa. & SAKAI, Japan - Friday, 07. October 2022

FUKUI COMPUTER will leverage digital technologies from Bentley Systems to provide solutions for Digital Transformation (DX) in Japan’s infrastructure field promoted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism.

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FUKUI COMPUTER, Inc (Head Office: Sakai City, Fukui Prefecture; President: Tadashi Sugita), the CAD vendor for the construction industry, has entered into a strategic partnership with Bentley Systems (Head Office: Exton, Pennsylvania, USA; CEO: Greg Bentley), the infrastructure engineering software company, to accelerate the adoption of digital workflows in the Japanese construction industry and support the promotion of digital transformation (DX) in the infrastructure field.

In Japan, there are concerns about the increasing shortage of labor in the infrastructure field, which is impacting the ability to take measures to mitigate aging infrastructure. T ... Read more »

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SAN FRANCISCO - Friday, 07. October 2022 

Whether in-person or online, cybercriminals target payments touchpoints with sophisticated fraud techniques

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the world leader in digital payments, today shared an updated look at how fraud has evolved since the height of the pandemic, with criminals simultaneously targeting online and offline vulnerabilities as our daily lives return to a blend of in-person and e-commerce experiences.

“As in-person commerce returns to pre-pandemic levels, crooks are back to exploiting the physical points of vulnerability in stores, while continuing to capitalize on e-commerce through malware, ransomware and phishing attacks, among others,” said Paul D. Fabara, Chief Risk Officer at Visa. “In fact, we are continuing to see high rates of skimming, growing over the already elevated levels of the winter of 2021, where fraudsters are jumping on the rise of in-person activity.&rdq ... Read more »

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WASHINGTON - Friday, 07. October 2022 AETOSWire 

Diversified portfolio of high quality, cash flowing LNG projects establish foundation for MidOcean Energy

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MidOcean Energy (“MidOcean”), an LNG company formed and managed by EIG, a leading institutional investor in the global energy and infrastructure sectors, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd (“Tokyo Gas”) to acquire Tokyo Gas’ interests in a portfolio of four Australian integrated LNG projects.

Under the terms of the agreement, MidOcean will acquire Tokyo Gas’ interests in Gorgon LNG, Ichthys LNG, Pluto LNG and Queensland Curtis LNG for total cash consideration of US$2.15 billion. These integrated projects span Australia’s western and eastern seaboard and are major suppliers of LNG to Asia, with a diverse set of long-dated take or pay contracts with investment grade counterparties, and to Aus ... Read more »

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