On Friday, Shares of Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) subtract -0.19% and closed at $5.17 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $5.01 and $5.28. Cerus Corporation (CERS) declared recently that The Community Blood Center (CBC) of Appleton, Wisconsin has presented the first Biologics License Application (BLA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requesting allowance for interstate distribution of platelets that have been pathogen-reduced via the INTERCEPT Blood System.
“We look forward to the FDA’s review of our application, and our ability to supply INTERCEPT-treated platelets to hospital customers outside of the state of Wisconsin,” commented John Hagins, CBC’s president and chief executive officer.
“This first BLA submission is an important milestone for Cerus and for CBC as it improves patient access to INTERCEPT components,” said William “Obi” Greenman, Cerus’ president and chief executive officer. “A number of our other customers are also nearing their BLA submissions, moving us one step closer to supplying pathogen-reduced platelets to hospitals in any state in the U.S.”
Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) dropped -1.59% and closed at $22.89 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $22.67 and $23.41. The company’s Market capitalization is $1.62B with the total Outstanding Shares of $72.06M. Werner Enterprises (WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, recently was honored with the 2016 Governor’s Wellness Award in the large company category.
Presented by WELLCOM at the Excellence in Worksite Wellness Awards Luncheon, the award honors businesses in Nebraska that position wellness programs as planned business opportunities and make a difference in their associates’ lives.
“We are very honored to receive this recognition, which is truly a testament to our associates who use wellness resources offered by the Company to enrich their lives and achieve new levels of health and fitness,” said Wellness Manager Lyndsie Vacanti.
The Werner Wellness Program focuses on creating health resources that educate, assist and encourage associates to achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Werner Enterprises is proud to be recognized by the American Heart Association as a Fit-Friendly Worksite.
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) gained 0.73% and closed at $48.33 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $48.32 and $49.16. Garmin Ltd., together with its auxiliaries, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes a range of navigation, communication, and information devices worldwide. It operates through five segments: Auto, Aviation, Marine, Outdoor, and Fitness. The Auto segment offers personal navigation devices; and infotainment solutions, in addition to mobile applications under the StreetPilot and NAVIGON brands. The Aviation segment provides global positioning system (GPS)-facilitated navigation products, VHF communications transmitters/receivers, multi-function displays, electronic flight instrumentation systems, automatic flight control systems, traffic advisory and collision avoidance systems, terrain awareness and warning systems, instrument landing system receivers, weather radars, surveillance products, audio panels, cockpit datalink systems, and others. The Marine segment offers chartplotters and multi-function displays, fish finders, sounders, autopilot systems, radars, compliant instrument displays, VHF communication radios, handhelds and wrist-worn devices, sailing products, and entertainment products. The Outdoor segment provides outdoor handhelds, wearable devices, golf devices, dog tracking and training/pet obedience devices, and action cameras. The Fitness segment offers running/multi-sport watches, cycling computers, cycling power meters, cycling safety and awareness products, and activity tracking devices, in addition to Garmin Connect and Garmin Connect Mobile, which are Web and mobile platforms for users to track and analyze their fitness and wellness data.