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Promising 4Q helps Applied DNA cut its 2018 losses

  APPLED DNA Sciences Headquarters: Stony Brook Industry: Biotechnology Nasdaq: APDN Reporting Date: Dec. 13, 2018 Reporting Quarter: 4Q FY2018 Quarter Ended: Sept. 30, 2018 Numbers: Reported fourth-quarter revenues were $1.2 million, a roughly 9 percent increase over the $1.1 million reported for the same quarter last fiscal year. Quarterly operating expenses increased 18.9 percent year-over-year, from $3.7 million to $4.4 million, while the company’s reported net loss also increased compared to 4Q FY2017, from…


No. 307: Big Brother beached, commencements classed-up and a big first for Hofstra/Northwell nurses

Nicely done: Kudos, dear reader, on once again rising above the mayhem and reaching the end of another busy work week. It’s May 18 out there – International Museum Day, for those keeping score. War, and remembrance: The then-Kingdom of Great Britain declared war on France on this date in 1756, kicking off the Seven Years War; on the same date in 1803, the United Kingdom declared war on France again, this time ticked off…


No. 282: Honest Abe’s Day Off, stepped-up Suffolk septic systems and a sunny future for cloudy beer

Congratulations, dear reader: You’ve successfully completed another workweek. Your reward: two glorious days without conference rooms or deadlines – or three, if yours is among the 34 percent of U.S. offices closing for Monday’s President’s Day holiday. While students, teachers and virtually all government employees enjoy the day, President’s Day – which kind of floated into fashion in the 1970s, replacing the traditional observances of Washington’s and Lincoln’s birthdays – has actually fallen behind Martin…