Navigation Links
7th Annual Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences Awarded to Dr. Richard P. Lifton
Date:2/4/2008

College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dr. David J. Anderson, a developmental neurobiologist at the California Institute of Technology, Dr. Joan A. Steitz, a molecular biologist at Yale University, and Professor Kay E. Davies, a human geneticist at the University of Oxford, U.K.

Last years Wiley Prize recipients were Dr. F. Ulrich Hartl, Director at the Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry, in Munich, Germany, and Dr. Arthur L. Horwich, Eugene Higgins Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology at the Yale University School of Medicine, and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute for their elucidation of the molecular machinery that guides proteins into their proper functional shape, thereby preventing the accumulation of protein aggregates that underlie many diseases, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

Among the many distinguished past recipients of The Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences, three have also been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Dr. Andrew Z. Fire and Dr. Craig C. Mello, co-recipients of the Wiley Prize in 2003, received the 2006 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discovery of RNA interference gene silencing by double-stranded RNA. Dr. H. Robert Horvitz, a co-recipient of the Wiley Prize in 2002, shared the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his respective work on how genes regulate organ development and cell death.

Wiley recently concluded its year-long bicentennial celebrationan event that was marked by the publication of the Companys history, Knowledge for Generations: Wiley and the Global Publishing Industry 1807-2007; the launch of an online community www.wiley.com/go/livinghistory, to capture untold and ongoing Wiley history, past, present, and future; ringing the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange; and an array of festivities that spanned four continents and ten countries. In 2007, Wiley also completed the a
'/>"/>

Contact: Susan Spilka
sspilka@wiley.com
Wiley-Blackwell
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. BD to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
2. GPhAs 2007 Annual Policy Conference Features Top Generic Industry CEOs; FDA, Government Officials; Wall Street Analysts
3. Hospira to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference on September 11
4. Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference to Webcast Millennium Presentation
5. inVentiv Health to Present at the 20th Annual Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
6. Annual flu shot cuts need for doctors visits, hospitalization among children
7. Edwards Lifesciences to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
8. Johnson & Johnson to Participate in Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
9. Chem Rx to Present at Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
10. BioMarin to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
11. CuraGen to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/14/2014)... By Kathleen Doheny ... -- Losing a spouse may be linked to multiple health ... new study. For certain seniors, widowhood may even delay ... mild memory problem, losing the spouse was associated with a ... stayed married," said study researcher Dr. Bryan Woodruff. ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... Connecticut (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 ... is celebrating its Grand Opening on Monday, July ... Connecticut 06830. The celebration will last all week ... all new patients. Everyone is welcomed to attend. ... M.D. who provides physician-administered skincare, anti-aging, weight loss ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... 2014 Many people are unhappy with ... surgery to reduce a “double chin.” A new ... need to go under the knife. Jawflex is a ... muscles, therefore tightening the skin in that area and ... is used for facial exercise, double chin elimination and ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... VA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Since ... a local icon to the Tysons Corner skyline and ... becoming its own municipality, known simply as “Tysons”, the ... Tysons Hotel. In addition to Tysons becoming its ... located in the heart of Tysons brings an evolution ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Kenn Renner recently ... The video is meant to describe the business on ... broker and national speaker – Kenn Renner – is internationally ... marketing, and goal setting techniques. , Investing in real estate ... Some people do it as their career, while others like ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Widowhood May Delay Dementia in Some Seniors, Study Finds 2Health News:Widowhood May Delay Dementia in Some Seniors, Study Finds 3Health News:The Cosmetic Medic Announces Grand Opening of New Skin M.D., a Physician-Administered Anti-aging, Skincare, and Weight Loss Practice 2Health News:The Cosmetic Medic Announces Grand Opening of New Skin M.D., a Physician-Administered Anti-aging, Skincare, and Weight Loss Practice 3Health News:Jawflex | Double Chin Exercise for Double Chin Reduction 2Health News:Iconic Tyson’s Corner Hotel Embraces the New “Tysons” Evolution 2Health News:Iconic Tyson’s Corner Hotel Embraces the New “Tysons” Evolution 3Health News:Iconic Tyson’s Corner Hotel Embraces the New “Tysons” Evolution 4
... March 24 During National Root,Canal Awareness Week (March ... articles,is available for publication courtesy of The Michigan Association ... about,root canals and new technology that can make the ... health can affect your overall health, Oral health ...
... Newsstands March 25, MILWAUKEE, March 24 As ... Home, the largest cooking magazine in,America, introduces Healthy Cooking ... for a healthier life. With its mix of recipe ... by nutritionists and health,experts, Healthy Cooking makes it easier ...
... /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Medical,Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") ... device company that develops, manufactures and markets ... intensity focused ultrasound,tumor therapy systems, today announces ... ("CE Mark") for its two semi-automatic ECLIA,analyzers ...
... dementia patients and ... families regain what was once lost, ... Americans,including 250,000 Ohioans, struggle with the devastating effects of,Alzheimer,s ... greater,Cleveland area offers new hope to Alzheimer,s patients and ...
... March 24 Linden LLC, a health care and ... a controlling,interest in its portfolio company, Ranir LLC, to ... Kiphart. In addition to being a private,investor, Mr. Kiphart ... acquired Ranir in April 2005 and will maintain a ...
... the samples spend more on prescription drugs, study says ... receive free drug samples from their doctors end up ... than people who don,t receive free samples, a new ... free samples spent about $166 in out-of-pocket costs on ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 2Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 3Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 4Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 5Health News:Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy 6Health News:Taste of Home Magazine Launches Healthy Cooking 2Health News:China Medical Technologies Receives CE Mark for Two ECLIA Analyzers and 15 Reagents 2Health News:Cleveland Area Homewatch CareGivers Unveil New Alzheimer's Program 2Health News:Linden Announces Sale of Ranir to Kayak Holdings 2Health News:Linden Announces Sale of Ranir to Kayak Holdings 3Health News:Free Drug Samples Hike Out-of-Pocket Costs 2Health News:Free Drug Samples Hike Out-of-Pocket Costs 3
(Date:7/14/2014)... July 14, 2014 Decision Resources Group ... positively influence perceptions of emerging drugs for both ... 100 oncologists (50 medical oncologists and 50 hematological ... of managed care organizations (MCOs), reveals that despite ... the majority of payers say this designation will ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... 14, 2014  More than any other generation, Millennials born ... computers -- but their eyes don,t. These mobile devices demand ... and the eye has not evolved to cope with them. ... can do comfortably often results in tired eyes, focusing problems, ... Eye Strain. Now ZEISS has invented a new type of ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... 2014  Diomics, Inc., provider of X-Swab™, a ... United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued ... biologic sample collection materials, devices made from them, ... diagnostics. The primary method of ... of DNA from a number of commercially-available swabs ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Breakthrough Therapy Designation is Likely to Sway Oncologists' Confidence in An Agent and Encourage Prescribing 2Breakthrough Therapy Designation is Likely to Sway Oncologists' Confidence in An Agent and Encourage Prescribing 3New Eyeglass Lens Helps Our Eyes Keep Up with our Digital Lives 2New Eyeglass Lens Helps Our Eyes Keep Up with our Digital Lives 3Diomics Announces Issuance Of U.S. Patents For Novel Biologic Sample DNA Collection Materials For Use In Forensics And Diagnostics 2
... /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (NASDAQ: SVA ), ... it has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F with ... December 31, 2010 on April 22, 2011.  The Annual Report ... The Company will provide a hard copy of ...
... The following release is being issued by law ... Feldman & Pinto: According to two new ... Medical Journal, Bayer,s birth control pills Yaz and Yasmin, ... triple the risk of serious blood clots (known as ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Sinovac Files Annual Report on Form 20-F 2
Sheath Introducers with guidewires....
... design, utilizing an advanced cobalt-based ... stainless steel stents. This stronger ... for unparalleled flexibility plus optimal ... Stent Systemwith thin struts that ...
... Catheter provides support to enhance the ... adverse conditions. It gives you dependable ... your destination in cardiac interventions. It ... of clinical situations and the most ...
... Xtra, and Maximum ACT introducers represent ... specialty hemostasis introducers in the world. ... hemostasis introducers for use in interventional ... angioplasty, stenting, atherectomy, temporary pacing, endomyocardial ...
Medicine Products: