Stock Analysts’ Upgrades for May, 26th (AAVL, ALE, ALIM, AMKR, AMPH, AOS, ASND, AVGR, IBN, LAZ)

Avalanche Biotechnologies (NASDAQ:AAVL) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $41.00 target price on the stock. Zacks’ analyst wrote, “Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. is a biotechnology company. It engages in developing gene therapies for the treatment of ophthalmologic disorders. The Company’s products under development includes… Read More Stock Analysts’ Upgrades for May, 26th (AAVL, ALE, ALIM, AMKR, AMPH, AOS, ASND, AVGR, IBN, LAZ)

Zacks Upgrades Alimera Sciences to “Buy” (ALIM)

Alimera Sciences (NASDAQ:ALIM) was upgraded by Zacks from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $4.75 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Zacks‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 12.03% from the company’s current price. Zacks’ analyst wrote,… Read More Zacks Upgrades Alimera Sciences to “Buy” (ALIM)

World MS Day 2015: Facts and figures about neurological condition multiple sclerosis

Around 2.5 million people around the world live with multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable condition affecting the central nervous system. Among many other symptoms, blurred vision, loss of balance, slurred speech, tremors, blindness and memory problems are characteristic of MS, but the problems can come and go and may worsen over time. More than 100,000 people… Read More World MS Day 2015: Facts and figures about neurological condition multiple sclerosis

UCPAC to Host Workshop for Teaching Art to Blind, Low Vision Individuals

On Saturday, June 6 from 11:00 a.m.-noon, artist Sandra Frank of Westfield will offer a free workshop for those who wish to make art instruction accessible to individuals who are blind or have low vision. The workshop takes place at UCPAC’s Hamilton Stage, 360 Hamilton Street, Rahway, and outlines simple, fun techniques and materials that… Read More UCPAC to Host Workshop for Teaching Art to Blind, Low Vision Individuals

D-EYE Names Wilson Ophthalmic as a US Distributor for the Innovative D-EYE Portable Retinal Imaging System

PADOVA, ITALY and PASADENA, CA–(Marketwired – Mar 16, 2015) – D-EYE, a leading developer of advanced devices for mass health screenings and data analytics, announced today that it has selected Wilson Ophthalmic of Mustang, Okla., as its first United States distributor for the innovative D-EYE Portable Retinal Imaging System. The advanced, affordable retinal examiner is… Read More D-EYE Names Wilson Ophthalmic as a US Distributor for the Innovative D-EYE Portable Retinal Imaging System