Teitel, MD, JD. ‘That is why we will apply for regulatory clearance, in the U.S. And abroad, to allow us to offer our device to the physicians’ offices and clinics, so doctors may monitor the effectiveness or resistance of anti-platelet drugs conveniently.’ President & COO Robert C. Hux, CPA, added, ‘The funds we raised allows us to personnel up to comprehensive the product development, prepare the FDA filings, and begin offering the AggreGuide world-wide.’.. Aggredyne closes $3 million Series A convertible preferred stock financing Aggredyne, Inc., a Houston-based biomedical diagnostics company that is defining a new regular for platelet function assessment, sold out and closed a $3 million Series A convertible favored stock funding.6, 2015 – – An online program that encourages visitors to clean their hands decreased the spread of frosty and flu viruses within families, a new study says. The program also resulted in fewer gastrointestinal illnesses, doctor appointments and antibiotic prescriptions, according to the findings published online Aug. 6 in The Lancet. A straightforward, cheap internet program to encourage hands washing can decrease the threat of infection by around 14 %, study author Dr. Paul Small, a professor at the University of Southampton in the U.K., said in a journal information release. Because most of the people catches coughs, colds, sore throats and other respiratory infections, this may have an important impact on reducing the pass on of these viruses in the overall population, and also help reduce the pressure in [health] services through the winter months, he added.