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World Cord Blood Day 2017 - Global Events and Free Virtual Conference in Logistics Blog

As the official sponsor of World Cord Blood Day 2017, we would like to cordially invite you to join us on November 15th to help promote cord blood awareness around the globe. The purpose of World Cord Blood Day is to educate expectant parents and health professionals about the current applications for this non-controversial source of stem cells and to highlight exciting research happening in this field of medicine. 

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How You Can Help the Victims of Tropical Storm Harvey in Logistics Blog

Many people are asking how they can provide help to those affected by the devastation of Tropical Storm Harvey. As a category 4 Hurricane, Harvey slammed the Gulf Coast of Texas north of Corpus Christi, flattening communities and leaving destruction in its wake on early Saturday. By Sunday morning, more than 24 inches of rain had fallen in Houston, causing catastrophic floods. Read more...

Planning your supply chain logistics for commercialization of Cell, Gene and Immunotherapies in Logistics Blog

With the astounding success of some of the new personalized medicine therapies in treating incurable diseases, the emphasis on research and development of cell, gene and immunotherapies is growing momentum. Some of the more promising cures for cancer are now in late-stage development, with two expected to be FDA approved by the end of 2017. Read more...

New Regulations Affecting Clinical Trials in Peru in Logistics Blog

On June 30, 2017, Peru's Ministry of Health (MINSA) issued a new regulation that will reinstate clinical studies for pediatric population and native communities, pending the approval of the APOICC regulatory committee. Read more...

2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Forecast in Logistics Blog

The hurricane season for the Atlantic officially starts June 1, 2017 and continues through the end of November. Occasionally storms can form outside those months as happened last season with January's Hurricane Alex and late May's Tropical Storm Bonnie. Read more...

Airline Laptop Ban Likely to Expand to Europe in Logistics Blog

There is an ongoing uncertainty regarding the expansion of the in-flight electronics (laptops, tablets, etc.) ban to Europe. Currently, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security official position is that the expansion is being considered but no decision has been made. Read more...