A study on the effects of an explosion in the Pantheon of Rome - Masi F, Stefanou I, Vannucci P.
The response of an emblematic monumental structure, the Pantheon in Rome, to an internal blast is addressed. The analysis is a coupled solid-fluid numerical simulation done using JWL equation for the simulation of the blast event and considering the pre-ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Asynchronous lightning and Santa Ana winds highlight human role in southern California fire regimes - Bendix J, Hartnett JJ.
Southern California's most extreme fire weather is caused by offshore Santa Ana winds, which commonly occur later in the year than the lightning which provides natural ignition. Examination of the specific dates of both lightning and Santa Ana winds over 2... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

High-severity fire: evaluating its key drivers and mapping its probability across western US forests - Parks SA, Holsinger LM, Panunto MH, Jolly WM, Dobrowski SZ, Dillon GK.
Wildland fire is a critical process in forests of the western United States (US). Variation in fire behavior, which is heavily influenced by fuel loading, terrain, weather, and vegetation type, leads to heterogeneity in fire severity across landscapes. The... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Lightning hazards to human societies in a changing climate - Yair Y.
Lightning is a natural hazard, lethal and destructive on short time scales and with important climatic effects on longer time-scales (through NOx production and forest fire ignition). It is accompanied by severe weather, hail and flash flooding that often ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Simple design procedure for concrete filled steel tubular columns in fire - Ukanwa KU, Clifton GC, Lim JBP, Hicks SJ, Sharma U, Abu A.
Over the past 36 years, 238 experimental tests have been reported in the literature on concrete filled steel tubular (CFST) columns; different types of concrete infill have been considered: plain, steel fibre and bar reinforced concrete. In these tests, th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Simulating the fire-thermal-structural behavior in a localized fire test on a bare steel beam - Zhang C, Yu HX, Choe L, Gross J, Li GH.
The engineering design practice may include fire protection design of steel structures in large volumes. Prescriptive methods in fire codes are based on the concept of fire compartmentation and might be inapplicable to large volumes. As an alternative, fir... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The impact of land ownership, firefighting, and reserve status on fire probability in California - Starrs CF, Butsic V, Stephens C, Stewart W.
The extent of wildfires in the western United States is increasing, but how land ownership, firefighting, and reserve status influence fire probability is unclear. California serves as a unique natural experiment to estimate the impact of these factors, as... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Prostate Cancer Linked
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 12, 2018 -- Men with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have an increased risk for prostate cancer (PCa), according to a study published online Dec. 4 in European Urology. Jacob A. Burns, from the Northwestern University Feinberg... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Increase the Calories You Burn When Walking
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 12, 2018 -- Walking is not only a great first exercise, it can also be a forever exercise. Here are some ideas to show you how to take it to the next level. Making walking more of a challenge enables you to burn more calories and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 12, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Increase the Calories You Burn When Walking
Title: Increase the Calories You Burn When WalkingCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/12/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General)
Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General - December 12, 2018 Category: Podiatry Source Type: news

Fire's effects on soil moisture, runoff
(American Society of Agronomy) The 2011 Las Conchas mega-fire in New Mexico burned more than 150,000 acres and threatened the Los Alamos National Laboratory. Now, using data from the fire, researchers at Los Alamos have created an experimental model that will help us better understand the interactions of fire and water in the soil. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - December 12, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

The Metabolism Myth: Why Exercise Alone Won't Help Weight Loss
In Tanzania, members of the Hadza tribe hunt their food with simple tools and build their huts from mud; working day and night for survival, they must burn a lot of calories, right? ... Surprisingl... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - December 12, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Study on rapid evacuation in high-rise buildings - Zhang X.
More and more high rising buildings emerged in modern cities, but emergency evacuation of tall buildings has been a worldwide difficult problem. In this paper, a new evacuation device for high rising buildings in fire accident was proposed and studied. Thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

More research backs the potential benefits of intermittent fasting
(Natural News) Intermittent fasting is not just about skipping meals to shed some weight. A Paleohacks article recommended the traditional fasting practice because it could also bring real health benefits that no pharmaceutical PRODUCT can replicate. First of all, fasting increases the amount of fat that gets burned by your body. It forces your body... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Restoring Hair Growth on Scarred Skin? Mouse Study Could Show the Way
MONDAY, Dec. 10, 2018 -- In a feat that might help pave the way to restoring hair on patients with skin wounds from burns, injuries or surgery, scientists report regrowing hair on damaged skin in mice. In their experiments with the rodents, the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Increased risk of chronic fatigue syndrome following burn injuries - Tsai SY, Lin CL, Shih SC, Hsu CW, Leong KH, Kuo CF, Lio CF, Chen YT, Hung YJ, Shi L.
BACKGROUND: The overlapping symptoms and pathophysiological similarities between burn injury and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) are noteworthy. Thus, this study explores the possible association between burn injury and the subsequent risk of CFS. M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The legacy of colonial fire management policies on traditional livelihoods and ecological sustainability in savannas: impacts, consequences, new directions - Moura LC, Scariot AO, Schmidt IB, Beatty R, Russell-Smith J.
Land occupation and management systems have defined fire regimes and landscapes for millennia. The savanna biome is responsible for 86% of all fire events, contributes to 10% of the total carbon emissions annually and is home to 10% of the human population... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Electronic Health Records Bogging Docs Down
MONDAY, Dec. 10, 2018 -- Electronic health records are supposed to help doctors, but stress from using them may lead to burnout -- and primary care doctors are at greatest risk, new research suggests. " You don't want your doctor to be burned out or... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Starwatch: a reliable show of shooting stars
The Geminid meteor shower reaches its peak this week, with up to 75 streaks an hour – which can be multicolouredThe Geminids are one of the mostreliable meteor showers of the year, with some 75 bright streaks an hour predicted to be visible from a dark site. They will radiate in all directions from the constellation Gemini, from which the shower takes its name. They are distinguished from other meteor showers in that the bright trails can be multicoloured. Although mostly white, yellow is quite common and green, red and blue have been known. It is thought that the colours come from traces of metals in the dust grains...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 9, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Stuart Clark Tags: Meteors Astronomy Science Space Asteroids Source Type: news

Dispatches from the editor: blast injury is everyone's problem - Garner J, Breeze J.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Distribution characteristics of combat-related shrapnel and relationship to weapon type and conflict location: experience of an operational field hospital - Akay S, A şık MB, Eksert S.
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to investigate the characteristics of shrapnel distribution in the body and a possible relationship to the type of weapon and type of location of the conflict. METHODS: The records of 246 patients admitted to a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Effect of blast-related mTBI on the working memory system: a resting state fMRI study - Pagulayan KF, Petrie EC, Cook DG, Hendrickson RC, Rau H, Reilly M, Mayer C, Meabon JS, Raskind MA, Peskind ER, Kleinhans N.
This study aimed to improve our understanding of the impact of bl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The Carr Fire vortex: a case of pyrotornadogenesis? - Lareau NP, Nauslar NJ, Abatzoglou JT.
Radar and satellite observations document the evolution of a destructive fire-generated vortex ["firenado"] during the Carr fire on 26 July 2018 near Redding, California. The National Weather Service estimated that surface wind speeds in the vortex were in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Should you do cardio or lift weights?
Many people wonder what the best type of exercise is for burning calories. Cardiovascular exercises and weight training have different effects on the body and may influence weight loss or muscle gain. Here, learn more about how each type of exercise burns calories and which is best. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Taking the time to become aware of your body can dramatically improve your heart rate
(Natural News) It’s normal to feel your heart racing, especially when you’re nervous or excited. However, if this continues for a long time, it can cause the heart to crash and burn. This can mean an underlying problem which must be attended to immediately. To improve heart rate, researchers from Sao Paulo State University, Salgado Institute of Integral... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Researchers Developing Pill That Could Prevent Weight Gain
BOSTON (CBS) – What if you could take a pill and eat as much as you want without gaining an ounce? Researchers believe they are one step closer to making that happen for the millions of Americans who struggle with their weight. An international team of researchers found that when they removed a single gene known as RCAN1 from mice and fed those mice a high fat diet they didn’t gain weight like the mice who still had the gene. In fact, the mice could binge on fatty food for a prolonged period of time and still not get fat. Researchers say blocking the gene turns unhealthy “white fat” into healthy met...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall fat loss pill Source Type: news

Most Alternative Technologies to Open Burning and Open Detonation of Conventional Waste Munitions Are Mature, Says New Report
Most of the alternative technologies to open burning and open detonation (OB/OD) of conventional munitions designated for disposal are mature, including contained burn and contained detonation chambers with pollution control equipment, and many are permitted to replace OB/OD of waste munitions, says a new report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Read More  (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - December 6, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Ethiopia: What Puts Children in Ethiopia More At Risk of Being Injured
[The Conversation Africa] Children in poorer countries are far more at risk of death and disability from injuries than their developed-world peers. These injuries include; road traffic injuries, drownings, poisoning, falls, burns and intentional injuries - like harm caused by another person. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 6, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Differences in PTSD symptoms among post-9/11 veterans with blast- and non-blast mild TBI - Ryan-Gonzalez C, Kimbrel N, Meyer EC, Gordon EM, Debeer BB, Gulliver SB, Elliott TR, Mosissette S.
The relationship between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and PTSD has been difficult to disentangle, in part due to the commonality of incidents that can cause both conditions, as well as high rates of comorbidity between the two conditions. Inconsistent find... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Legacy and alternative flame retardants in house dust and hand wipes from South China - Tang S, Tan H, Liu X, Chen D.
The present study investigated the occurrence of legacy and alternative halogenated flame retardants (FRs) in house dust (n  = 51) from Guangzhou, South China and hand wipes collected from adults (n = 51) and children (n = 31). In addition to po... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

What color are emergency exit signs? Egress behavior differs from verbal report - Kinateder M, Warren WH, Schloss KB.
Illuminated emergency exit signs inform building occupants about safe egress routes in emergencies. These exit signs are often found in the presence of other colored signs, which may distract occupants when searching for safe exits. Such distractions can l... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Face transplant recipient has gone blind again after contracting an infection
Carmen Tarleton's ex-husband, and father of her two daughters, burned off 85 percent of her skin with chemical detergent in 2007, just weeks after their seemingly amicable break-up. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

University of Hawaii researchers develop vaccine candidate for Zika virus
Researchers at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine said they successfully developed a vaccine candidate for the Zika virus. The researchers said they have demonstrated that the vaccine is effective in protecting both mice and monkeys from the infection. “Demonstrating the effectiveness of their vaccine candidate in monkeys (non-human primates) is an important milestone, because it typically predicts the vaccine wil l work in humans, enabling further clinical development,”… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 5, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Anna Hrushka Source Type: news

Life after burns: ‘I use my scars and pain to help others’
Svetlana Alekseeva was badly burned in a fire - now she's showing off her scars to inspire others like her. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

University of Hawaii researchers develop vaccine candidate for Zika virus
Researchers at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine said they successfully developed a vaccine candidate for the Zika virus. The researchers said they have demonstrated that the vaccine is effective in protecting both mice and monkeys from the infection. “Demonstrating the effectiveness of their vaccine candidate in monkeys (non-human primates) is an important milestone, because it typically predicts the vaccine wil l work in humans, enabling further clinical development,”… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - December 5, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Anna Hrushka Source Type: news

Firework injuries in the south-western region of the Netherlands around the turn of the year 2017-2018 - Van Yperen DT, van der Vlies CH, de Faber JTHN, Penders CJM, Smit X, Van Lieshout EMM, Verhofstad MHJ, De Rocket-Studiegroep -.
OBJECTIVE: To report the number of patients with firework-related injuries treated in December 2017 and January 2018 in a hospital in the south-west Netherlands trauma region, and to provide details about the types of firework used and the specific injurie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Hospital-acquired complications alter quality of life in adult burn survivors: report from a burn model system - Deeter L, Seaton M, Carrougher GJ, McMullen K, Mandell SP, Amtmann D, Gibran NS.
INTRODUCTION: Successful burn care should facilitate comprehensive, functional recovery after an injury. But we have a poor understanding of which risk factors influence long-term outcomes after burn injury. Studies have correlated hospital-acquired compli... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Integrated agent-based simulation and multi-criteria decision making approach for buildings evacuation evaluation - Marzouk M, Mohamed B.
It is of utmost importance to assess the level of safety provided by the building structure to its occupants in normal conditions and more importantly in fire incidents. Qualitative indicators tend to dominate the evaluation systems for building evacuation... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Keep initiative mind to save burn crisis and strive hard to reach the summit of the burn discipline - Li XJ.
The Department of Burns and Plastic Surgery in Guangzhou Red Cross Hospital of Medical College of Ji'nan University grew up along with the development of burn discipline in China. In the past 60 years, it has developed into a burn specialty with three ward... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Pathways of change: predicting the effects of fire on flammability - McColl-Gausden SC, Penman TD.
Impacts of wildfire on humans are increasing as urban populations continue to expand into fire prone landscapes. Effective fire risk management can only be achieved if we understand and quantify how ecosystems change in response to fire and how these chang... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Performance modeling of an intelligent emergency evacuation system in buildings on accidental fire occurrence - Sheeba AA, Jayaparvathy R.
Construction of multi-floor buildings have increased multifold in the urban areas due to scarcity of space for the growing population. There is a need for safe evacuation of people in such multi floor buildings during emergency situations such as fire occu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Sand casting safety assessment for foundry enterprises: fault tree analysis, Heinrich accident triangle, HAZOP-LOPA, bow tie model - Xu Q, Xu K, Yao X, Zhang J, Wang B.
Sand casting operations, though commonplace, pose a significant threat of explosion accidents. This paper presents a novel sand casting safety assessment technique based on fault tree analysis, Heinrich accident triangle, hazard and operability-layer of pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Study of industrial grade thermal insulation as passive fire protection up to 1200 °c - Bjørge JS, Gunnarshaug A, Log T, Metallinou MM.
It has recently been demonstrated that 50 mm thick industrial grade thermal insulation may serve as passive fire protection of jet fire exposed thick walled steel distillation columns. The present study investigates the performance of thermal insulation in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Terrorist explosive belt attacks: specific patterns of bone traumas - Delannoy Y, Delabarde T, Plu I, Legrand L, Taccoen M, Tracqui A, Ludes B.
In cases of terrorist bomb attacks, the issue of victim identification is the principal aim. For investigators and justice, terrorists must also be identified in a timely manner. The fragmentation of bodies caused by explosive devices however makes this op... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The effect of acute glutamine supplementation on markers of inflammation and fatigue during consecutive days of simulated wildland firefighting - Nava RC, Zuhl MN, Moriarty TA, Amorim FT, Bourbeau KC, Welch AM, McCormick JJ, King KE, Mermier CM.
OBJECTIVE: To examine the effect of oral glutamine supplementation on inflammation and fatigue during and after simulated wildland firefighting (WLFF) tasks in hot conditions over two consecutive days. METHODS: Eleven men and women ingested a gluta... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The expert evaluation of the cases of death from burn disease during the delayed post-traumatic period - Kovalev AV, Naletova DM.
This article was designed to report the results of the comprehensive clinical and morphological analysis of the cases of death from the complications of burn disease based on the available medical documentation, the results of autopsies, and the data obtai... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

A case-controlled field study evaluating ICD-11 proposals for relational problems and intimate partner violence - Heyman RE, Kogan CS, Foran HM, Burns SC, Slep AMS, Wojda AK, Keeley JW, Rebello TJ, Reed GM.
Background/Objective: Intimate partner relationship problems and intimate partner abuse and neglect - referred to in this paper as "relational problems and maltreatment" - have substantial and well-documented impact on both physical and mental healt... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Development of the Burn Frailty Index: a prognostication index for elderly patients sustaining burn injuries - Maxwell D, Rhee P, Drake M, Hodge J, Ingram W, Williams R.
BACKGROUND: Frailty has demonstrated enhanced prognostic ability for elderly patient morbidity. The aim was to create a burn-specific frailty index for elderly patients and compare it to commonly used scoring systems in burn management. METHODS: Fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 3, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

One in four junior doctors feels ‘burnt out,’ national training survey shows
Many trainees clock up more than rostered hours and say they are forced to work beyond their competence Related items fromOnMedica Stop cynically undermining trust in doctors says BMA GMC warns of 'state of unease' amongst doctors Junior doctors report widespread ‘burn out,’ survey shows Next week ’s industrial action cancelled due to safety concerns BMA urged to suspend strike (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 30, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Reshape Lifesciences settles with institutional investors for $700K
Just days after it announced that it had raised $10 million in a registered direct offering, ReShape Lifesciences (NSDQ:RSLS) disclosed in a regulatory filing that it’s paying $350,000 to each of the two institutional investors involved. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing, dated yesterday, said the money settles a dispute that arose prior to the closing of the registered direct offering. The two investors agreed to buy 8 million shares of ReShape common stock as well as warrants to purchase 8 million shares, at a purchase price of $1.25 per share, according to a previous news release. H...
Source: Mass Device - November 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Chris Newmarker Tags: Business/Financial News Featured News Well reshapelifesciences Source Type: news