Provia Laboratories announces the launch of new cell development and manufacturing services that are necessary in the preparation and development of human cells and tissues for therapeutic use. Provia’s state of the art laboratory and biorepository facility operates under the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) guidelines and provides contract services … Continue reading Provia Laboratories Expands its Portfolio to Include Contract Manufacturing and Cryopreservation Services
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News related to the wider world of biotechnology and healthcare developments and the adjoining investment landscape, with Grace Century’s expert views and opinions.
Grace Century dental stem cell storage project partner Provia Laboratories LLC has begun it’s acquisition push by acquiring Vault Biobank’s dental stem cell business’ client agreements and distribution agreements. Provia will now handle storage services for Vault’s current clients, along with supplying it’s own dental stem storage product “Store-A-Tooth” to future clients acquired via Vault’s distribution channels. … Continue reading Provia begins acquisitions with Vault Biobank
We tend to associate Millennials with the proliferation of technology; however, all the key technology improvements that we are witnessing today were effectively developed during the life of the trailing edge Baby Boomers (1956 to 1966). We the “trailing-edge” are the technology generation. Our children, Millennials, have taken to technology and the creation of applications, … Continue reading Healthcare’s Disruptive Transition: Millenials and their Influence on the Industry
Quantum Innovations, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has been accepted in to the Palm Beach County Medical Society (PBCMS) as an Endorsed Partner. This status is reached only with the approval of the recommendation and vote by the Board of Directors of the distinguished, nearly 100-year-old processional society. Noel J. Guillama, President of … Continue reading Quantum Innovations, Inc. is accepted as Palm Beach County Medical Society Endorsed Partner
Noel Guillama, CEO of Quantum Group, attended the exclusive, SALT conference in Las Vegas last week. SALT is essentially the “who’s who” of thought leaders – speakers this year included the 47th Vice President of the United States Joe Biden, and former UK Prime Minister David Cameron – and the conference bring together the thought leaders in … Continue reading Quantum CEO attends SALT Conference
Grace Century dental stem cell storage technology partner Provia Labs have announced the launch of a valuable new resource – access to comprehensive library of stem cell material, specially allocated for stem cell researchers. The library includes ready to ship mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) from dental pulp (DPSC) found in human third molars or human … Continue reading Provia Labs launch stem cell library
The latest blog from Grace Century’s portfolio project , Quantum Group’s PWeR, is an insightful look into the future of the electronic health records (EHR) industry. Quantum CEO, Noel Guillama explains in the article that improved care was supposed to be the result of the drive in recent years to populate the US healthcare system … Continue reading Quantum’s latest blog points the way forward
Once again – Grace Century’s dental stem cell storage project partner – Provia Labs, and their branded product Store-A-Tooth – has been featured as a video news item on a US news network. Milwaukee-based CBS58 ran a news item which focused on the potential for children’s teeth to be used a source of dental stem cells, which … Continue reading Store-A-Tooth Featured on CBS58 News
Provia labs held a special events day, inviting select customers, employees, as well as their families to a fun filled luncheon. Showcasing different segments of Store-a-tooth’s client base, the day was captured by a film crew and included interviews with different families. Included was a family who had an adopted daughter, so they never had … Continue reading Provia Labs / Store-a-tooth hold’s its First “Family Appreciation Day”
Provia Labs, Grace Century’s dental stem cell storage system portfolio project, has been features in an article on CNN on how dental cells could represent the next stage in the development of the emerging science of stem cell treatment. The article, which is a lengthy and comprehensive feature, includes contributions from Dr. Joseph C. Laning, chief technology officer of Provia … Continue reading Provia featured in CNN article about dental stem cells
Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) Startup 2017 kicked off in Dubai, under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the U.A.E. and Ruler of Dubai. In cooperation with the Ministry of the Economy, and over 3 days, attendees were able to network and listen to presentations … Continue reading Grace Century Attends AIM’s Innovation Showcase and Pitch Competition
It has been announced that Grace Century President and Director of Research Scott Wolf has has appointed to the Business Advisory Board of Provia Laboratories LLC, Grace Century’s dental stem cell storage project partner. Scott has tirelessly worked to help Provia with many important business functions since becoming involved with them in 2014, including contributing … Continue reading Scott Wolf Appointed to Provia Advisory Board
We recently reported the existing news that our portfolio partner, Provia Laboratories LLC (Provia), had engaged US Capital Partners Inc. (US Capital) as its strategic advisor for a $2M capital raise. The details of the engagement are now available at http://www.provialabs.com/investor-relations. Prove are planning to utilise the new financing primarily to grow its sales and marketing … Continue reading More on Provia’s engagement with US Capital
Yahoo! Finance News has reported the engagement of marketing services agency eLuminate by MediXall. MediXall, who are the medical network arm of Grace Century Electronic Medical Records (EMR) portfolio partner Quantum, have engaged eLuminate to assist with their branding and campaign planning across social media and other digital channels, targeting the South Florida region. Carl … Continue reading Yahoo! Finance reports on MediXall appointment of eLuminate
Once again, Store-A-Tooth is in the news. Recently, Store-A-Tooth – the dental stem cell storage system created by Grace Century project partner Provia – started accepting Canadian teeth to be frozen and stored in its Massachusetts lab, which stimulated new media attention and further opinion from medical professionals, as recent article on Global News reported. … Continue reading Store-A-Tooth hits the news in Canada
US Capital Partners Inc. has been engaged by Grace Century project partner Provia Laboratories, LLC (“Provia”) as its strategic advisor for a $2 million convertible debt financing. Provia will use the new financing to expand sales and marketing activities, retire existing debt, and provide general working capital as the business continues to grow. Grace Century CEO … Continue reading US Capital Engaged on $2M Convertible Debt Financing for Provia Laboratories, LLC.
The Quantum Group, Inc. (QGP) is pleased to report that in the last month of 2016 it has added yet another success in the Company’s path towards helping redefine healthcare, with the issuance of its 13th patent. This 13th patent was permanently recorded on December 27, 2016, as United States Patent #9,532,295. The patent, originally filed … Continue reading The Quantum Group Receives 13th Patent
Grace Century’s Electronic Medical Records Partner, PWeR Inc., have just published a new blog article, much of which focuses on the disparity between the Healthcare industry and other industries in terms of relative embracement of cutting-edge technologies. It is a well known fact that the Healthcare industry in general has been slow to adopt new … Continue reading The Latest Blog From Our EMR Partner PWeR, Inc.
Scott Wolf, CEO and Director of Research and Jennifer Doyle, Vice President of Administration of Grace Century recently attended a seminar entitled “The Evolving Role of Video in Today’s Marketing Mix”, that was hosted by Big Wheel Marketing in the Cove Rotana Hotel, Ras Al Khaimah on December 7th, 2016. Speakers included Adam Kwasniewski from … Continue reading Grace Century Team Attends Video Marketing Seminar
In the past, people having babies were making decisions about banking stem cells in the delivery room. Now, they may get a second chance, when their kids are sitting in the dentist’s chair. Stem cells harvested through umbilical cords, or blood banking, has been one way. Parents have been taking precautionary steps to protect their … Continue reading Harvesting stem cells from teeth?
Did you know that doctors can now diagnose patients who aren’t in the same room — or even in the same city? In 2015 alone, about 20 million people received some form of remote care known as “telemedicine”. The Miami Children’s Hospital became one of the first medical institutions in Florida to implement the full-cycle … Continue reading The Future of Medicine is Here Now
Very few people actually know that baby teeth can be harvested and cryogenically preserved to potentially save lives in the future. A story, recently published in Northeast Herald tells about Dr. Douglas Colthurst of Colthurst DDS General Dentistry, based in McHenry, IL, who recommends his patients to donate their teeth to dental stem cell banks. … Continue reading Doctor from McHenry, IL Encourages Patients to Bank Their Teeth
LITTLETON, MA (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 The proper collection, transport, processing, testing and preservation of stem cells is a crucial and significant part of the regenerative medicine value chain and stem cell therapy. The stem cell therapy market is estimated to exceed $180B in 2030 (Frost and Sullivan). In preparation for a future where stem … Continue reading Provia Labs Expands its Stem Cell Portfolio to Amniotic Fluid, Chorionic Villi, and Placenta
This week, our EHR project partner The Quantum Group, Inc. received some fantastic news. Following an initial submission way back 2009 describing a method to increase the protection of sensitive patient data from malware, Quantum is proud to announce that it has received approval from the U.S Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for its 12th … Continue reading Grace Century’s Electronic Health Records Partner The Quantum Group, Inc. Gains 12th Patent Approval
As anyone who has undergone the procedure can testify, the removal of a wisdom teeth can often be an unpleasant experience, but for one family this very procedure resulted in some unexpected benefits. A 20-year-old college student Steven Lewis suffers from type one Diabetes, as does his 16-year-old sister. However, they both believe that one … Continue reading Store-A-Tooth Could Contribute to Treatment of Sibling Diabetes.
Grace Century CEO Scott Wolf traveled to London on June 15th, 2016, for the company’s first UK-based “get-together”, meeting approximately 20 UK Members of the firm. The Anglesea Arms in South Kensington served as the host, as Members shared a pint (or two) as well as some hor d’oeurves. Joining the Members was Dr. Josh … Continue reading Grace Century Holds its first “Meet and Greet” for Company Members
Once again we see the news media covering the recent scientific findings on stem cells and the significant progress made in recent years to give hope to finding cures for a wide scope of diseases and regrowth of tissues or bones.A recent video news feature on azfamily.com looks at the new methodologies of stem cells … Continue reading Should You “Bank” Your Teeth? Medics Say “Yes!”
On May 16,2016 a number of rule changes were ushered in to the regulations in the United States as it relates to “Crowd Funding” and the “democratization” of investing for the non-accredited investment community. It stemmed from the Jobs Act Title III, allowing any company to accept investment for up to $1M a year from … Continue reading Crowd Funding Rule Changes and Grace Century’s Opinion
The media coverage of Provia Labs – Grace Century’s dental stem cell storage technology project partner – continues. CBS12 News recently compiled a special report covering the possibilities afforded by storing dental stem cells, highlighting the use of Provia Labs dental cell stem storage technology product Store-A-Tooth – in future cures for multiple conditions including Multiple Sclerosis, … Continue reading Provia Labs Special Report on CBS12 News
The Quantum Group have announced that PWeR, Inc. (Personal Wellness electronic Records) have joined The Palm Beach Technology Association, or ?Palm Beach Tech? (PBT). PBT is a non-profit membership association uniting, building, and enhancing the creativity of innovators and entrepreneurs in Palm Beach County. They are involved in software development, mechanical & electrical engineering, as well … Continue reading PWeR Inc. Joins the Palm Beach Technology Group
Following Provia Labs’ recent coverage on CBS 4 News, sister channel CBS 2 News has also ran a positive article about their dental stem cell storage “Store-A-Tooth” product, which utilizes cutting-edge technolgoy to enable the safe storage of stem cells from childrens’ babyteeth, potential safeguarding childrens’ future health against aliments such as Type 1 Diabetes, … Continue reading Provia Labs Now Featured on CBS 2 News
Media coverage of Provia Labs’ dental stem cell storage product Store-A-Tooth has grown considerably in recent weeks – and the media interest seems to be growing even stronger. CBS 4 News is the latest broadcaster to cover the product, with their story about 9-year old Alex Hess, who was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes aged … Continue reading Store-A-Tooth in The News….Again!
Almost two years ago, a story appeared on the website www.lowellsun.com which reported on how a start-up company had recently moved it’s headquarters to Littleton in Massachusetts. The company in question focussed on developing storage technology for baby teeth, which had been identified a decade earlier as containing a viable concentration of stem cells, to … Continue reading An Early Provia News Item……….How Quickly Things Change
The trend for parents to store their children’s baby teeth, harvesting stem cells for future use in protecting their child’s health is one which is on the rise, with more and more parents now opting for harvesting dental stem cells – just like RJ and Cindy Brideau. In this video featured on Keye TV, RJ … Continue reading Store-A-Tooth Video Features on Keye TV
In the second of two articles related to Grace Century to feature in MillionaireAsia magazine, our Dental Stem Cell Storage Technology partner, Provia Laboratories is the main subject of “Sinking Teeth Into Stem Cell Banking” features contributions from Provia CEO Howard Greenman. “MillionaireAsia” is a regional Asian magazine targeted at High Net Worth Individuals with … Continue reading Provia Laboratories Featured in MillionaireAsia Magazine
In the first of two articles related to Grace Century to feature in MillionareAsia magazine, Grace Century CEO and Director of Research Scott Wolf has authored an article entitled “Opening Doors for Start-ups”, an insightful review of some of the considerations and challenges surrounding the securing of venture capital, commonly faced by new companies. MillionaireAsia … Continue reading Scott Wolf, Grace Century CEO, Authors Featured Article in MillionaireAsia Magazine
Yahoo! News recently featured a video article highlighting the great benefits of freezing dental stems to be stored for future use in regenerative medicine – precisely the project that we support through our partner Provia Laboratories and their dental stem cell storage product Store-A-Tooth. Click here to watch the video
An article by CNBC looks at the ten most-likely-to-be-obsolete jobs based on the advancement of technology and how it can replace the functions carried out by humans today. The list originated from the US Department of Labor Data and under-threat professionals include insurance underwriter, news reporters and mailmen / women. Scott Wolf, CEO and Director … Continue reading The Main Threat to Your Job? Technology….
Grace Century has been watching recent events in Kazakhstan with interest. In a recent speech, President Nursultan Nazarbayev instructed significant further investment in scientific research – one of the areas that could benefit is stem cell research, with Ivan Korkan, who is the Head of the Family Medicine Center, giving interviews to local news on … Continue reading Potential for Increased Stem Cell Research in Kazakhstan
Grace Century’s dental stem cell project partner Provia Labs have announced that Dr. Alexander Trujillo and Dr. Kira Miro-Trujillo will begin a partnership with Provia’s Store-A-Tooth dental stem cell storage service. The purpose of the partnership is primarily educational – Dr. Alexander and Dr. Kira will facilitate learning about the science, technology and associated possibilities … Continue reading New Dental Partners Announced for Store-A-Tooth
Success Story: “We are always trying to utilize our network in any beneficial way;” – explains Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century. – “However, rarely do we get the opportunity to help in this way. Dr. Paul, a loyal Member and investor in both our projects had come to us asking for help in his personal … Continue reading A True Success Story For Stem Cell Therapy
32 years ago, Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century started his financial career on the trading floor of the Chicago Mercantil Exchange. Today, those pits go quiet for good, as Electronic trading is replacing most of the opened venues. In reflection, Wolf comments “The floor was the epitome of capitalism. Buyers and Sellers competed in … Continue reading The sound of silence…The end of an Era…
Grace Century has successfully boosted its presence in Asia’s early-growth private equity market after being invited to a series of meetings and seminars. Scott Wolf, Grace Century’s CEO and Director of Research, represented the company in Singapore May 28 through June 3, 2015. A growing demand for U.S. Dollar denominated projects, plus a strong appetite … Continue reading Grace Century Increases Market Presence in Singapore
Provia Labs evolutionary tissue storage container, Proviasette, gets premier exclusive representation in the UK and Ireland via Grace Century’s due-diligence to choose Sanbu Limited. Provia sought the ideal group to penetrate the European market. Sanbu’s network and track record are well established, both in number and geography. Sanbu Limited was a perfect fit.