Navigation Links
Bayer HealthCare Awards $2.5 Million to Advance Hemophilia Research and Improve Patient Care
Date:7/14/2009

BOSTON, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare announced today that it awarded 20 individuals from nine countries funding totaling nearly $2.5 million through the Bayer Hemophilia Awards Program (BHAP). As the largest program of its kind in hemophilia, BHAP supports innovative research and educational initiatives around the world. Recipients were selected by a committee of internationally recognized experts in hemophilia treatment and care and were honored last evening during the 2009 International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) Congress in Boston, Massachusetts.

"Bayer's continued support of the BHAP program - now in its seventh year - is part of a collaborative academic-industry effort to increase understanding of hemophilia and other bleeding disorders in an effort to improve the lives of patients and their families," said David Lillicrap, M.D., chairman of the BHAP Grants, Review and Awards Committee and professor in the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada. "This year's applications were outstanding and, on behalf of the entire review committee, we look forward to the positive impact that these projects' results will have on the global hemophilia community."

BHAP provides funds that support clinical and basic research in bleeding disorders; encourage new physicians to enter the field; and support education for caregivers. Funding priorities include research into inhibitor development and its treatment; the investigation of novel recombinant molecules, new drug delivery methods, and experimental models; studies that assess health outcomes and quality-of-life issues related to hemophilia; and programs that increase the diagnosis of hemophilia in underserved areas.

Inhibitor formation is considered by many patient groups as the most serious complication facing people with hemophilia today. Special Project Award recipient Tom E. Howard, M.D., P
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bayer HealthCare
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Bayer HealthCare Launches Hemophilia Self-Infusion Training Program
2. Bayer CropScience and Monsanto Sign Cross Licensing Agreement on Herbicide Tolerance Traits in Rapeseed/Canola
3. Bayer Diabetes Care Launches A1CNow(R) SELFCHECK, a New A1C Monitor for At-Home Use
4. Bayer and Onyx Initiate Phase 3 Trial of Nexavar in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
5. AUDIO from Medialink, Bayer Healthcare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals: Facts About Hepatitis
6. Bayer to Present Data on Development Compound BAY 73-4506 at 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
7. Now Available: Bayer Diabetes Cares CONTOUR(R) Meters in Midnight Blue and Orange Burst
8. Bayer CropScience Welcomes New Emergency Services Leader to the Institute Site
9. J&J, Schering-Plough, Novartis, Bayer vie for Top Honors at the Premier OTC / Healthcare Ad Awards
10. Bayer HealthCare Marks 20th Anniversary of World Hemophilia Day With Euro 250,000 Contribution to the World Federation of Hemophilia
11. Nick Jonas and Bayer Diabetes Care Launch Creativity Contest to Encourage Kids With Diabetes to Express Their Simple Win
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 26, 2014 The ... combines beauty, strength and durability. Today, the business ... which is valid until Jan. 30, 2015. , ... of traditional hardwood. BambooFlooringChina.com is a well-known brand ... consumers worldwide to find a reliable bamboo flooring ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... “Every three months the trends for ... evening dress will be one of the hottest styles in ... says. Today, the company releases 26 A-line sweetheart evening dresses, ... off. , “We are trying our best to help ... latest designs. Along with affordable prices, we provide discounted delivery ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... 25, 2014 Recently, BellasDress ... all its wedding dresses. BellasDress has chosen their best-selling ... gift choices for the holiday season. , Now, ... suitable wedding gowns here at discount prices. The business ... at its website. , “All our elegant ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... updated its blog to provide professional shopping tips on wedding and ... LunaDress.co.uk come with big discounts, up to 80 percent off. , ... to be a most exciting memory and can show off a ... a wedding. On the updated fashion blog, ladies can now find ... day . , Going out with friends to a party is ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... -- Among early stage breast cancer patients who undergo ... percent will eventually develop leukemia as a result of ... comes from a review of more than 20,000 breast ... suggests that the risk for developing treatment-related leukemia, though ... "The frequency of bone marrow cancers such as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:BambooFlooringChina.com: click strand woven bamboo flooring promotion valid until Jan. 30, 2015. 2Health News:BellasDress.com’s Christmas Sale: Trendy Wedding Dresses With Big Discounts 2Health News:LunaDress Provides Professional Tips On Shopping Wedding And Prom Dresses 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 3
... , ... A. Abelson says proposed curbs address an illusion instead of the real problem — ... ... personal injury lawyer in Maryland and Washington, DC, says proposed limits on damage awards ...
... benefit actually stems from overall healthier lifestyle remains unclear, , ... for infants are numerous and well-known, but researchers are finding ... mom,s health as well. , In fact, the latest study ... amounts of abdominal fat, even decades later. , The study, ...
... ... ... , ... DAYTON, N.J. , March 5 Mincing Overseas Spice Company of ...
... ... Link is Citizen Preparedness , ... Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) March 5, 2010 -- A majority of Californians have ... not done enough to make their homes safer and guard their personal finances in ...
... ... ... ... ...
... stem from the devices or patient error, FDA panel says ... insulin pumps used to treat diabetes should try to supply ... problems with the devices, an advisory panel to the U.S. ... devices are required to report when a device malfunctions or ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Congressional Concession On Medical Malpractice Awards Will Not Lower Health Care Costs And Will Hurt Patients' Rights, Washington, DC Attorney Says 2Health News:Congressional Concession On Medical Malpractice Awards Will Not Lower Health Care Costs And Will Hurt Patients' Rights, Washington, DC Attorney Says 3Health News:Breast-Feeding Helps Mom Stay Slimmer Later in Life 2Health News:Breast-Feeding Helps Mom Stay Slimmer Later in Life 3Health News:Mincing Overseas Spice Company Voluntarily Recalls Two Lots of Black Pepper 2Health News:Study Reveals Californians Must Increase Earthquake Preparedness; Less Than 20 Percent Have Prepared Their Homes; Only 40 Percent Have Sufficient Water 2Health News:Study Reveals Californians Must Increase Earthquake Preparedness; Less Than 20 Percent Have Prepared Their Homes; Only 40 Percent Have Sufficient Water 3Health News:Study Reveals Californians Must Increase Earthquake Preparedness; Less Than 20 Percent Have Prepared Their Homes; Only 40 Percent Have Sufficient Water 4Health News:Study Reveals Californians Must Increase Earthquake Preparedness; Less Than 20 Percent Have Prepared Their Homes; Only 40 Percent Have Sufficient Water 5Health News:Endo to Present at Cowen and Company 30th Annual Health Care Conference 2Health News:Endo to Present at Cowen and Company 30th Annual Health Care Conference 3Health News:More Info Needed on Problems With Insulin Pumps 2Health News:More Info Needed on Problems With Insulin Pumps 3
(Date:12/24/2014)... FLINT, Mich. , Dec. 24, 2014  Diplomat ... largest independent specialty pharmacy, is proud to announce ... and quality at Diplomat, will take office as the ... 2015. The formal induction ceremony will take place Feb. ... which will be held at the Renaissance Center in ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... LONDON , December 24, 2014 ... grow at an average rate of 8.1%. The US ... Hip, knee and spine surgeries are the common orthopedic ... they have a lower penetration. Increased number of product ... composites. Non-metallic orthopedic devices have gained popularity in the ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 23, 2014 Echo Therapeutics, Inc. ... company focused on skin permeation, continuous glucose monitoring ... W. Hollander has been appointed Chief Executive ... more than 20 years of experience in the ... most recently served as Vice President, Business Development, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Diplomat's senior director of education and quality to be inducted as 2015 president of the Michigan Pharmacists Association 2Diplomat's senior director of education and quality to be inducted as 2015 president of the Michigan Pharmacists Association 3Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 2Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 3Echo Therapeutics Announces Scott W. Hollander as President & Chief Executive Officer 2Echo Therapeutics Announces Scott W. Hollander as President & Chief Executive Officer 3
... N.C., Nov. 10, 2011 BioDelivery Sciences International, ... it has initiated a confirmatory pharmacokinetic study of ... patented BioErodible MucoAdhesive (BEMA) drug delivery technology.   ... The study, BNX-102, will be used to select ...
... Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Korean Ministry of Health ... Development Institute (President Ko, Kyung-hwa) have announced that it ... from eight countries by the end of November through ... a brand to promote South Korea,s advanced medical technology ...
Cached Medicine Technology:BioDelivery Sciences Initiates Confirmatory Pharmacokinetic Study of BEMA Buprenorphine/Naloxone Compared to Suboxone 2BioDelivery Sciences Initiates Confirmatory Pharmacokinetic Study of BEMA Buprenorphine/Naloxone Compared to Suboxone 3BioDelivery Sciences Initiates Confirmatory Pharmacokinetic Study of BEMA Buprenorphine/Naloxone Compared to Suboxone 42011 Korea's Medical Charity Program offers care for 31 int'l child patients 2
Unique criss-cross strapping. The MSV-10 is our most popular model. Extra wide Velcro ensures a wide variety of adjustments and easy closing....
Our 'flex' removes the apron weight from the shoulders while providing back support. Unlike other elastic backs, ours does not wrinkle up, making cleaning easier....
... fully featured Peripheral Nerve Stimulator and Locator. ... blocks during surgery or intensive care procedures, ... , ,The constant current NS232, NS252, ... that can be programmed. ,Hand-held, battery operated, ...
... New Innervator NS232 is a basic Peripheral ... stimulation patterns for nerve location during regional ... emergency room. ,The constant current NS232, ... PNS that can be programmed. ,Hand-held, battery ...
Medicine Products: