Humanetics Bought By San Francisco FirmPlymouth-based Humanetics Innovative Solutions Inc. and affiliated companies Wednesday announced their acquisition by Golden Gate Capital, a San Francisco private equity firm.
Esperion Therapeutics Presents Promising Test Results On Cholesterol DrugThe pharma startup Esperion Therapeutics Inc. Monday announced full results of a Phase 2 clincal study of its lead drug candidate, called ETC-1002. The drug is intended to reduce high cholesterol levels in patients with a history of intolerance to today's cholesterol-lowering statin drugs.
Comcast Offers Free Calls To Philippines, Free Filipino ChannelIn the devastating aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, Comcast Corp. Wednesay announced that it is offering free calls to the Philippines to its 10.5 million Xfinity Voice residential customers.
Rofin-Sinar Profits Fall On Flat SalesThe industrial laser maker Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: RSTI), based in Plymouth and in Hamburg, Germany, Thursday reported net income of $9.8 million for its fourth fiscal quarter ended Sept. 30, down 3 percent from $10.1 million in the same quarter a year earlier.
Northville Man Charged With Sex Abuse After Running Off With TeenBond was set at $2 million.
Esperion Starts Next Phase Of Cholesterol Drug TrialThe Plymouth pharma startup Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: ESPR), Wednesday announced the first patient in a Phase 2b clinical study had received the first dose of ETC-1002, its lead anti-cholesterol drug.
Runaway Teen Found, 37-Year-Old Family Friend Arrested Plymouth Township Police say they have found a missing teenage girl after she ran away with an older man.
15-Year-Old Plymouth Girl Runs Away With 37-Year-Old Family Friend ---They are in love..Some of this is on the parents.Hiking days etc??? But the other way to bring this up is have you ever runaway. I tried once got 1/4 of a mile..Was too cold and came back.
Comcast, Big Brothers Big Sisters Launch Year Four Of Mentoring ProgramComcast and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit will celebrate the fourth year of the Beyond School Walls mentoring program at a special event to be held Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Comcast’s Heartland Region Headquarters in Plymouth.
Michigan Venture Capital Association Honors Entrepreneurs, VCs at Annual Awards DinnerThe Michigan Venture Capital Association plans its annual awards dinner to honor entrepreneurs and celebrate the state’s venture successes Monday, Nov. 4 from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at the Inn at St John’s, 44045 5 Mile Road, Plymouth.
Comcast Rolling Out Anther Xfinity Customer CenterComcast Corp. will open another of its new Xfinity Customer Centers Friday in Plymouth.
Comcast Business Adds New Mobility Features to Business VoiceEdgeComcast Business has announced new capabilities for Business VoiceEdge, a cloud-based PBX system for small and medium sized businesses.
Fraunhofer, MSU Celebrate Decade Of CollaborationFraunhofer USA is proud to announce that its research center, the Fraunhofer Center for Coatings and Laser Applications and its research partner, Michigan State University, are celebrating their 10th year of collaboration.
NIH Awards Advaita $2M for Disease Subtyping, Drug Repurposing Technology DevelopmentThe National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health issued a Notice of Award granting a Fast-Track Small Business Investigational Research Phase I and Phase II grant of $2.0 million for Advaita to develop biological pathway analysis tools for personalized medicine and drug repositioning.
More Positive Test Results For Plymouth Firm's Cholesterol DrugEsperion Therapeutics Inc. Tuesday announced positive results from a Phase 2a study of its drug candidate ETC-1002 when added to statin therapy in patients with high levels of low density lipoprotein cholesterol, the so-called bad cholesterol, in their blood.