Navigation Links
AGA Institute presents cutting-edge research during DDW
Date:5/28/2009

Chicago, IL (May 29, 2009) Clinicians, researchers and scientists from around the world will gather for Digestive Disease Week 2009 (DDW), the largest and most prestigious gastroenterology meeting, from May 30 to June 4, 2009, at the McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL. DDW is the annual meeting of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute, the largest and oldest GI society in the world. AGA Institute researchers will present exciting, cutting-edge data during the meeting that will help change the way physicians diagnose and treat GI disorders.

Please note that all data presented during DDW is embargoed until the beginning of the presentation or an official DDW press conference, whichever occurs first. Go to www.ddw.org for a list of press conferences.

Late-Breaking Session

On Tuesday, June 2 from 2:15 - 3:45 p.m. CDT, Room E451B, the AGA Institute will feature its late-breaking clinical abstracts, which include exciting data on:

  • OPT-80 versus vancomycin in Clostridium difficile infection: Results of a randomized clinical trial. M. Miller et al. (2:15 p.m.)
  • Phase II Efficacy of Human Monoclonal Antibody Treatment to prevent C. difficile Recurrence. I. Lowy et al. (2:30 p.m.)*
  • Effectiveness of the Third Eye Retroscope for Detecting Polyps in the Right Colon. J.D. Waye et al. (2:45 p.m.)
  • SVR Results of PROVE3, a Phase 2b Clinical Trial Assessing Safety and Efficacy of Telaprevir in Hepatitis C Genotype-1-Infected Patients with Prior Non-response, Viral Breakthrough or Relapse to Peginterferon-Alfa-2a/b and Ribavirin Therapy. A.M. Di Bisceglie et al. (3:00 p.m.)*
  • Adalimumab Induces and Maintains Mucosal Healing in Patients With Moderate to Severe Ileocolonic Crohn's Disease First Results of the EXTEND Trial. P. Rutgeerts, et al. (3:15 p.m.)
  • One Year Data from the SONIC Study: A Randomized, Double-Blind Tria
    '/>"/>

Contact: Alissa J. Cruz
media@gastro.org
301-272-1603
American Gastroenterological Association
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute Announces Annual Health Care Risk Conference Dates
2. Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center Receives Distinction as an ACS-Accredited Education Institute
3. LifeNet Health Establishes The Skin & Wound Allograft Institute
4. Statement from Employment Policies Institute on Senator Hillary Clintons Health Care Plan
5. CAS Medical Systems, Inc. Awarded $2.8 Million Grant by National Institutes of Health
6. Portico Systems to Share Provider Network Management Best Practices at Institute for International Research
7. The Integrated Benefits Institute Offers Largest Benchmarking Database in U.S. Spanning Disability and Workers Compensation Programs
8. The Cooper Institutes FITNESSGRAM Selected as Statewide Physical Fitness Assessment Tool
9. Bullying Prevention Institute Designed to Empower Change in Schools
10. Southern Research Institutes Neurodegenerative Disease Drug Discovery Program Receives National Institute of Mental Health Funding
11. Corey McPherson Nash Develops Case Statement for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Capital Campaign
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... ... Precision Aesthetics is New York’s only Thermage skin tightening pinnacle and black diamond award ... fat reduction in New York. Due to its unparalleled level of experience for ... patients travel to New York to get their non-surgical skin tightening and body shaping ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... The 2nd annual Ride to ... Downtown Memphis on October 3, 2015. The Ride to Fight On is a cycling ... between Methodist Healthcare, The West Clinic and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center. ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... at its new True North Conference Center. The medical community, social workers, law ... community may be more aligned in the effort to better understand and combat ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... M3 USA MDLinx.com, source ... launch three new Board Exam Courses. , The additions of Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and ... Prep from MDLinx makes preparing for the exam easy and painless. MDLinx offers ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... According to an article published ... if they could reach a consensus on the steps that need to be taken ... group reached 90 percent consensus on a series of steps that each surgeon must ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:West Cancer Center Announces 2nd Annual Ride to Fight On 2Health News:West Cancer Center Announces 2nd Annual Ride to Fight On 3Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 3Health News:MDLinx Offers Three New Board Exam Prep Courses - Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and Allergy/Immunology 2Health News:MDLinx Offers Three New Board Exam Prep Courses - Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and Allergy/Immunology 3Health News:Article on Plastic Surgery Consensus Highlights the Duties of Veteran Plastic Surgeons, says Beverly Hills Physicians 2Health News:Article on Plastic Surgery Consensus Highlights the Duties of Veteran Plastic Surgeons, says Beverly Hills Physicians 3
... Patricia Raymond offers tips on controlling your flatulence , ... ... is normal and necessary. In fact, the average person passes gas ... three liters daily). However, every body behaves differently and some experience ...
... program provides clients unparalleled live support services for http://www.appointment-plus.com ... ... Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) October 8, 2008 -- Appointment-Plus, the ... software client base by bucking trends. In a time ...
... today the extension of its existing strategic alliance with Nano-Terra, Inc., ... ... Germany (Business Wire EON) October 7, 2008 -- The original ... innovative, nanotechnology-based products and solutions based on Merck,s materials. , , ...
... IPRO, one of the,nation,s leading quality ... Liability Company (LLC) that will assume all ... with managed care,organizations (MCOs). The new entity, ... in New York State., (Logo: ...
... CHADD, the nation,s,largest organization serving people ... Annual,International Conference on AD/HD November 12-15 ... some of the leading experts speaking ... adults, clinicians, professionals, and,educators. To view ...
... Getting out of bed sooner helped quality of life after ... The best medicine for intensive care unit (ICU) patients may ... as they,re able, a new report says. , Based ... School of Medicine researchers concluded that the routine use of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Managing Gas Isn't Rocket Science 2Health News:Managing Gas Isn't Rocket Science 3Health News:Appointment-Plus Continues Innovation With Technical Support Program 2Health News: Merck KGaA and Nano-Terra Announce Extension of Nanotechnology Solutions Alliance 2Health News: Merck KGaA and Nano-Terra Announce Extension of Nanotechnology Solutions Alliance 3Health News:IPRO Spins Off Managed Care Review Affiliate 2Health News:Early Mobility Best for ICU Patients 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... CHICAGO , July 31, 2015 ... Composition Analyzers Market by Product (Bioimpedance Analyzers (BIA), Dual-Energy ... and Hydrostatic Weighing) - Global Analysis & Forecast to ... Market was pegged at $911.1 Million 2014 and is ... at a CAGR of 9.4% from 2014 to 2019. ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015  ResMed (NYSE: ... a definitive agreement to acquire Curative Medical, ... and sleep-disordered breathing medical devices and accessories. ... in China, combined with ResMed,s global leadership in sleep and respiratory ... China suffering from sleep-disordered ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... IRVINE, Calif. , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... Novartis /Alcon executives have recently contacted the Company ... will begin as early as Monday, August 3, ... been quoted as saying that the coming electronic ... billions of dollars over the next several years.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 2Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 3Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 4ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical 2ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical 3
... Maine, July 14, 2011 IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... its 2011 second quarter financial results for Friday, July ... conduct an analyst conference call beginning at 9:00 a.m. ... Individuals can access a live Webcast of the ...
... Biomedical Corporation (OTCBB:QTXB), an emerging leader in the ... on its patented technology platforms for the worldwide ... the lawsuit with NURX, its prior Joint Venture ... operations to expand its over-the-counter products and laboratory ...
Cached Medicine Technology:QuantRx Biomedical Settles Suit: Launches New PAD-Based Genomic Diagnostic Products 2QuantRx Biomedical Settles Suit: Launches New PAD-Based Genomic Diagnostic Products 3
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: