3M Company (NYSE:MMM): Current price $105.96
3M Unitek has announced its game-changing APC Flash-Free Adhesive Coated Appliance System, which will be on display from May 4-7, during the American Association of Orthodontists Annual 113th Session in the 3M Unitek booth #625. Thi new advanced tech eliminates the flash removal step in bonding, thus reducing variability and saving time for both orthodontists and patients. APC Flash-Free Adhesive lowers bonding time by up to 40 percent per bracket by eliminating the flash removal and clean-up step, permitting orthodontists to go directly from bracket placement to bracket cure. The adhesive shows excellent tack and workability prior to light-cure and provides extremely reliable bond strength, having a bond failure rate of less than two percent.
Pfizer (NYSE:PFE): Current price $29.21
A large observational evaluation found no increased risk for cardiovascular events connected with azithromycin (Zithromax) in a general population of young and middle-age adults. Danish investigators report, in a paper published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the results of a sizable national observational study comparing persons who took azithromycin, along with matched controls who took no antibiotics, and with matched controls who took penicillin V for similar indications. There was seen a significant increase in the risk of death from cardiovascular causes in people taking azithromycin compared with people taking no antibiotics, but there existed no increase in risk when compared to people taking penicillin V.
United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX): Current price $92.03
To permit greater flexibility for customers to address varied mission profiles, United Technologies Corp’s UTC Aerospace Systems has introduced a new line of Cloud Cap Tech HD TASE stabilized camera systems. The updates contribute HD imaging and HD downlink capability to the TASE 300 and 400 systems. The systems are housed in a 7.5lb, 7 inch diameter sphere which renders them ideal for both manned and unmanned systems, and will be available for customer shipment in May (TASE400HD) with the additional products to come later (TASE 310HD, TASE350HD).