Navigation Links
Chinese Scientists Zhen-Yi Wang and Zhu Chen Awarded 7th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research
Date:1/24/2012

400 years, is effective against APL. Since the 1990s, Drs. Wang and Chen have worked together to conduct clinical trials combining ATRA and arsenic trioxide to treat APL patients, with great success.

"Drs. Wang and Chen have quite literally changed the face of medicine for patients suffering from APL.  Their combined work has saved countless lives and will continue to save many more lives around the world both today and in future generations," said Dr. Beatrice Mintz, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Chair of the 7th Selection Committee of Szent-Gyorgyi Prize and winner of the 6th Annual Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Prize.  "Terminal differentiation of cancer cells has been an important focus in my research, and I am very happy about the successful clinical application of this principle by Drs. Wang and Chen. I cannot imagine a better testament to the outcomes of investing in cancer research than what these two distinguished scientists have achieved." 

"In keeping with the spirit of nonconformity for which NFCR founder Albert Szent-Gyorgyi is known, the selection of Drs. Wang and Chen has a significant meaning for those who work in the trenches of cancer research each day," said Sujuan Ba, Ph.D., co-chair of the Szent-Gyorgyi Prize Selection Committee and chief operating officer of NFCR. "True scientific discovery comes from innovative ideas and dedicated research. These two scientists are inspirational, as they both have devoted their lives to this work that will impact the world for generations to come." 

About the National Foundation for Cancer Research
The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is a leading charity dedicated to funding cancer research and public education relating to cancer prevention, earlier diagnosis, better treatments and, ultimately, cures for cancer. NFCR promotes and facilitates collaboration among scientists to accelerate the pace of discovery from bench to bedside.

'/>"/>

SOURCE The National Foundation for Cancer Research
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Canopus Biopharma and Leading Chinese Researcher Team Up to Treat Avian Influenza, to Prevent Possible Pandemic
2. Cracking the Code: Exclusive Conference to Reveal Secrets of Chinese Pharmaceutical Industry
3. Miami Beach Real Estate Attorney Announces Services to Assist Chinese and other International Real Estate Investors Purchase Discount Florida Homes
4. DuPont and Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Collaborate to Advance Crop Insect Control, Increase Yield
5. SAFC Biosciences(R) Expands Media Capability for Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) Cell Lines
6. Sinobiopharma Applies For Two Chinese Patents For Cisatracurium Besylate
7. Neogen Partners With Chinese Government
8. MIT is pleased to announce that it has received a US$ 500,000 private placement from its Chinese partners
9. WuXi PharmaTech Named a Top Ten Chinese Outsourcing Enterprise
10. NeoStem, Inc. Appoints Leading Chinese Medical Official to Its Advisory Board
11. SAFC Biosciences(R) Defines Hydrolysate Components That Enhance Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) Cell Line Protein Production
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... detection and quantification of partially hydrolyzed gluten in foods, has been accepted by ... the method “Partially Hydrolyzed Gluten in Fermented Cereal-Based Products by R5 Competitive ELISA,” ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... The 2015 Market Research Report on the Global ... the global Propanol market with a focus on the Chinese situation. Major companies included ... Oxea, ISU Chemical, Sanofi, Royal Dutch Shell, LG Chem and Zhejiang Xinhua Chemical. , ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... across the globe, ISN improves the efficiency and effectiveness of contractor management systems. ISN,s ... reliable contractors in over 80 countries. ... ... Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers In More Than 80 Countries ... Headquartered in Dallas, TX , ISN has additional offices in Calgary ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... GEA's Pony™ NS2006L ... operation up to 1500 bar. The sanitary design gauge of the NS2006L is ... , The Pony™ NS2006L homogenizer is an ideal solution for the processing of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:RIDASCREEN® Competitve Gliadin Receives AOAC Official First Action Status 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 3ISN Reaches Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers 2ISN Reaches Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers 3GEA Announces the Pony™ NS2006L… a Self-contained, High Pressure Lab Homogenizer for Product Development Ensuring Maximum Efficiency and Safety 2
... Jan. 12 The Risk Management and Patient,Safety ... 2009 audio,program calendar. The RM&PSI ( http://www.rmpsi.com ... ), is a national leader in,clinical risk management ... health care institutions. , ...
... The French agency Agence de Medecine,Preventive (AMP) announced ... Director for the SIVAC (Supporting Independent Immunization and,Vaccine ... to,the development of national immunization technical advisory groups ... in Asia. These committees will help,national health authorities ...
... PARK, Ill., Jan. 12 Abbott today is,announcing ... previously issued 2008 earnings-per-share guidance of $3.31 to ... expects earnings per share,of $3.65 to $3.70 under ... basis. The midpoint of this 2009 guidance ...
Cached Biology Technology:The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute Announces Winter and Spring 2009 Audio Program Lineup, Annual Conference Dates 2The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute Announces Winter and Spring 2009 Audio Program Lineup, Annual Conference Dates 3French Agency AMP Appoints Dr Kamel Senouci as Director of SIVAC Initiative (Supporting Independent Immunization and Vaccine Advisory Committees) 2French Agency AMP Appoints Dr Kamel Senouci as Director of SIVAC Initiative (Supporting Independent Immunization and Vaccine Advisory Committees) 3Abbott Announces Earnings Guidance for 2009 2
(Date:7/21/2015)... July 21, 2015  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce ... announces that it has filed provisional patent 62/192218 ... This invention highlights next generation ... an account, but also the user using unique ...
(Date:7/13/2015)... OXFORD, Conn. , Jul. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... the "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on ... it has filed provisional patent 62/188684 for ... NXT-ID achieves another new convenient and secure method ... expands new, innovative payment methods, introduced with its ...
(Date:7/9/2015)... 9, 2015  Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: ... interface solutions, today announced a new Match-in-Sensor™ ... hardware encapsulated fingerprint sensor and matching solution. ... literally off the grid, isolating fingerprint image ... the fingerprint sensor to provide ultimate protection ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 2NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 3NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 4NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 2NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 3NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 4Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 2Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 3
... pregnant women have twice the risk of preterm delivery ... to a new study by the Kaiser Permanente Division ... Oxford University Press,s journal Human Reproduction on ... Embryology. The study found that pregnant women with ...
... RIVERSIDE, Calif. The leading cause of death in all ... to chemotherapy, a form of treatment in which chemicals are ... UC Riverside biochemists that focuses on cancer cells reports that ... vegetables and fruit improves cancer cells, response to chemotherapy. ...
... The Marine Mammal Center is seeing a large number of ... a study to determine when and why the sea lions contract ... a surge in the number of sea lions admitted as a ... be lethal for patients. The current research will focus on ...
Cached Biology News:Depression during pregnancy can double risk of preterm delivery 2How eating fruit and vegetables can improve cancer patients' response to chemotherapy 2The Marine Mammal Center begins new leptospirosis study in California 2
... Features, Special optically clear polystyrene formulation ... performance in immunoassay applications , Plates ... lower coefficients of variation , Eight-well ... elimi-nating strip loss while in use even ...
...
... Easy-Titer Human IgM Assay Kit to address ... easy-to-perform assay for Human IgM that eliminates ... incorporates a simple mix-and-read assay that allows ... 15-500 ng/ml in approximately 30 minutes. The ...
... clarification reagent; Ideal for clarifying many ... proteins, nucleic acids, & proteoglycans; Contains ... improves downstream processing; Utilizes a reagent ... supplied as a suspension in saline; ...
Biology Products: