Navigation Links
Quest Diagnostics Encourages Denver Area Residents to Enroll in Historic American Cancer Society Prevention Study November 8th - 19th
Date:11/8/2011

DENVER, Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics joined the American Cancer Society today to encourage Denver-area residents to participate in the American Cancer Society's historic Cancer Prevention Study - 3 (CPS-3).  The Denver enrollment period for this national, longitudinal study is between November 8 and 19, 2011. The CPS-3 Study focuses on uncovering the lifestyle, environmental and genetic factors that influence cancer risk by following 300,000 adults over the course of 20 years. The American Cancer Society and Quest Diagnostics are hoping to recruit approximately 1,000 Denver residents into the study.  

"Quest Diagnostics applauds and thanks the American Cancer Society for pursuing the knowledge necessary to fight cancer for future generations, and we are proud to play a role in the important research that will inform that fight," said Laure Park, Vice President Communications and Investor Relations and Corporate Citizenship Officer for Quest Diagnostics. "We encourage Denver area residents to enroll in CPS-3, and join with us in supporting the American Cancer Society as they work to create more birthdays, both today and tomorrow."

To raise awareness of the CPS-3 Denver area November enrollment opportunity, Denver Nuggets Coach George Karl, Quest Diagnostics Denver Medical Director Ralph Giorno, M.D., and American Cancer Society CPS-3 Principal Investigator Alpa Patel, PhD, held a press conference today at the Quest Diagnostics Denver laboratory and patient service center, calling on the community to participate.  Also in attendance was Diana Dreman, Miss Colorado, who has committed to a campaign in support of the American Cancer Society during her 2011 reign.

"We seek men and women between the ages of 30 and 65 who have never been diagnosed with cancer to participate in the CPS-3 study," said Dr. Patel. "A better understanding of the factors that contribute to cancer is the first step in our mission to cure c
'/>"/>

SOURCE Quest Diagnostics
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. "Tomorrows Health" TV Series Showing the Life Science Industrys Quest to Save and Improve Lives, to Air on Select NBC Stations
2. Quest Diagnostics Initiates CEO Succession Process
3. Diamonds, silver and the quest for single photons
4. Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission Issues 2012 Requests for Applications (RFAs)
5. Questcor Pharmaceuticals to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences in September
6. HDS International Comments on Front-end Carbon Sequestration Technologies
7. Quest Diagnostics and Genomic Vision Form Strategic Collaboration to Develop Genome-based Laboratory Tests
8. Clinical Genomics Extends Strategic Alliance for Colorectal Cancer Testing Development with Quest Diagnostics
9. GEN point of view article questions reported costs of drug R&D
10. Questcor Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference on June 9, 2011
11. FDA Requests Input on Development of User Fee Program for Biosimilar and Interchangeable Biological Products
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/16/2015)... April 16, 2015 Cambridge ... solutions driven by Semantic Web technology, and ... information and services for the academic and scientific, ... its joint solution ‘Smart Data Lake for Clinical ... for the 2015 Bio-IT ‘Best of Show’ Award. ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... 2015 Proove Biosciences , Inc. ... BIO Contest for the 2015 BIO International Convention. ... BIO International Convention will take place June 15-18 at ... Buzz of BIO contest, industry leaders will be voting ... the conference. The community voting period began on April ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... 2015 According to the 2014 ... outside source was ranked first among the leading ... to lifting, pushing, pulling, holding, carrying, or throwing ... The David Round Company takes statistics like this ... hard to develop and design equipment that prevents ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... -- In recognition of World Hemophilia Day, Biogen  (NASDAQ: ... more than 15 prominent landmarks red throughout the ... Zakim Bridge and Prudential Tower, Chicago,s ... and Denver,s Coors Field . ... and coincide with hemophilia community events in a dozen locations ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Cambridge Semantics and Informa Named Bio-IT Award Finalist for Smart Data Lake Solution for Clinical Trial and Competitive Intelligence 2Cambridge Semantics and Informa Named Bio-IT Award Finalist for Smart Data Lake Solution for Clinical Trial and Competitive Intelligence 3Proove Bisociences to Participate in the Buzz of BIO at the 2015 BIO International Convention 2Proove Bisociences to Participate in the Buzz of BIO at the 2015 BIO International Convention 3The David Round Company Helps Companies Meet OSHA Standards by Combining Safety, Ergonomics, and Productivity 2Biogen Shines A Light On Hemophilia Community By Illuminating U.S. Landmarks Red On World Hemophlia Day 2Biogen Shines A Light On Hemophilia Community By Illuminating U.S. Landmarks Red On World Hemophlia Day 3Biogen Shines A Light On Hemophilia Community By Illuminating U.S. Landmarks Red On World Hemophlia Day 4
... Enterokinase for highly specific digestion of purified,proteins or ... * Johanna Claycomb * ChaoFeng Zheng * Denise ... * A.K. Bernardino * Peter Vaillancourt ,Stratagene Cloning ... efficient, sitespecific,protease that cleaves at the carboxy terminus ...
... production in a eukaryotic,organism , , ... * John C. Bauer * Alan,Greener ,Stratagene Cloning ... and purification system llll ,provides novel opportunities for ... eukaryotic organism. This system retains many eukaryotic,posttranslational modifications ...
... reagents , , D.J. Lowrie Jr. ,Department ... Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 , ... by the use of,liposome-based reagents. Here we compare ... adrenalcarcinoma cells using both LipoTAXI ...
Cached Biology Technology:Efficient Cleavage of Fusion Proteins to Yield Native Amino Termini 2Efficient Cleavage of Fusion Proteins to Yield Native Amino Termini 3Efficient Cleavage of Fusion Proteins to Yield Native Amino Termini 4Yeast Protein Production System Features High Yields and One-Step,Purification 2Yeast Protein Production System Features High Yields and One-Step,Purification 3Yeast Protein Production System Features High Yields and One-Step,Purification 4Yeast Protein Production System Features High Yields and One-Step,Purification 5Yeast Protein Production System Features High Yields and One-Step,Purification 6Transfection of Green Fluorescent Protein into Human Adrenalcarcinoma Cells 2Transfection of Green Fluorescent Protein into Human Adrenalcarcinoma Cells 3Transfection of Green Fluorescent Protein into Human Adrenalcarcinoma Cells 4
(Date:3/17/2015)... SAN DIEGO , March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... and emotion analytics software, today announced general availability ... on-demand web service for the analysis of facial ... they experience advertising, media content, products and services. ... customer attention, engagement and sentiment - as derived ...
(Date:3/16/2015)... HANOVER, Germany , March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... DERMALOG Identification Systems GmbH will present groundbreaking innovations ... Hanover, Germany . ... DERMALOG,s latest biometric innovation is well at ... the next generation e-gate made in ...
(Date:3/12/2015)... 2015 The mascots of the Atlantic Coast ... of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. They stopped by ... ACC Men,s Basketball Tournament. Young patients enjoyed bonding with ... their autographs. Brenner Children,s Hospital is the ... only children,s hospital in northwest North Carolina ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New Emotient Web Service Measures Audience Response Using On-Demand Facial Expression Analysis 2New Emotient Web Service Measures Audience Response Using On-Demand Facial Expression Analysis 3New Emotient Web Service Measures Audience Response Using On-Demand Facial Expression Analysis 4DERMALOG Presents its Latest Biometric Innovations at the Hannover CeBIT Exhibition, 16 - 20 March 2015 2DERMALOG Presents its Latest Biometric Innovations at the Hannover CeBIT Exhibition, 16 - 20 March 2015 3
... experimental drug prevented and treated both type 2 diabetes ... unhealthy diets and were genetically predisposed to these common ... on June 6, 2007. The team was led by ... Genetics and Complex Diseases at the Harvard School of ...
... obstructive sleep apnea benefit significantly from longer nightly use ... improve breathing during sleep, according to a new study ... (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health. This is ... CPAP use needed to gain maximum benefit for daytime ...
... evidence has offered new clues to a very cold case: ... most iconic of all Ice Age giants, according to a ... of Cell Press. , DNA lifted from the bones, teeth, ... of a range expansion after the last interglacial period. After ...
Cached Biology News:In mice, drug protects against diabetes and atherosclerosis 2In mice, drug protects against diabetes and atherosclerosis 3In mice, drug protects against diabetes and atherosclerosis 4Longer treatment benefits sleep apnea patients 2Ancient DNA traces the woolly mammoth's disappearance 2
Gap junction protein, beta 2, 26kDa (connexin 26) Antigen: Peptide...
NAP-2 (5C7)...
... The CellSensor CRE-bla HEK 293T cell ... control of the cAMP response element (CRE). ... construct was transduced into HEK 293T cells ... to isolate clones responsive to forskolin stimulation ...
1, 2 or 8 PreMixes are included as part of the FailSafe™ PCR System....
Biology Products: