Navigation Links
Thomson Reuters Partners with Research4Life to Bring Scientific Research Information Resources to Developing Countries Around the World
Date:6/15/2009

Healthcare & Science Business Creates Special Edition of ISI Web of Knowledge To Advance Research4Life Partnership

PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthcare & Science business of Thomson Reuters today announced that it is joining Research4Life to provide the developing world with access to critical scientific research. Special editions of ISI Web of Knowledge that include Current Contents Connect, Medline, EndNote Web, and ResearcherID, will be available to select developing countries identified by Thomson Reuters and Research4Life partners.

Thomson Reuters is working through Research4Life to support:

  • Health Access to Research (HINARI)
  • Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA)
  • Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE)

"A partnership like Research4Life is so great because ultimately, it helps to extend the global research community and opens the door to new scientific discoveries," said Jim Pringle, vice president product development, Healthcare and Science business of Thomson Reuters. "We have a profound respect for the World Health Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and the United Nations Environment Programme and we look forward to working with them to bring our scientific research to many thousands of people in developing countries that would not otherwise have access to this critical information."

Kimberly Parker, HINARI Programme Manager at the World Health Organization said, "The special edition of ISI Web of Knowledge answers a need our user community has told us about, so we are delighted that researchers in developing countries will now have access to the amazing array of scientific information available from Thomson Reuters."

Research4Life is the collective name for three public-private partnerships which seek to help achieve the UN's Millennium Development Goals by providing the developing world with access to critical scientific research. Beginning in 2002, HINARI, AGORA and OARE, have given researchers at 4,500 institutions in 108 developing world countries free or low cost access to over 7,000 journals provided by the world's leading science publishers.

For more information about ISI Web of Knowledge and its new features, visit http://isiwebofknowledge.com/.

About Research4Life

Research4Life is a public private partnership of the WHO, FAO, UNEP, Cornell and Yale Universities and more than 130 science publishers. Together with technology partner Microsoft, the partnership's goal is to help attain six of the UN's eight Millennium Development Goals by 2015, reducing the scientific knowledge gap between industrialized countries and the developing world.

For further information please visit www.Research4Life.org.

About Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and Eagan, Minnesota, Thomson Reuters employs more than 50,000 people in 93 countries. For more information, go to thomsonreuters.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Thomson Reuters
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Thomson Reuters Offers Average Wholesale Pricing Information for Workers Compensation Drug Claims
2. Availity Teams with Thomson Reuters to Integrate Treatment Cost Calculator
3. Thomson Reuters Medical Director Named to Healthcare Industry Leadership Roles
4. Thomson Reuters Honors Keystone Mercy and AmeriHealth Mercy Health Plans and Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare
5. Baptist Health South Florida Selects Clinical Performance Benchmarking Solution From Thomson Reuters
6. Thomson Reuters Web of Science(R) Provides Insights Into More than a Century of Influenza Research for Todays Health Professionals
7. Thomson Reuters and the National Foundation for Cancer Research Provide Online Help for Cancer Patients
8. Nobel Laureate Celebrates With Thomson Reuters, Drs. Clotet and Gatell Ten Years of HIV Updates
9. Thomson Reuters Study Finds More Patients Postponing Medical Care Due to Cost
10. Two QHR Management Clients Named to Thomson Reuters' 100 Top Hospitals Rutherford Hospital, Inc. and Wooster Community Hospital Honored for Performance Excellence
11. MedTrust Online to Provide NexCura Cancer Profiler Tools from Thomson Reuters to Oncologists
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 24, 2017 , ... Element Blue ™, a ... a strategic partnership with Lucidworks , the company transforming the way people ... platform for building powerful enterprise search applications. , Element Blue is a global ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 24, 2017 , ... Manzo Pharmaceuticals, LLC., announced ... Registered Trademark by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The purpose ... confuse consumers into thinking that other products are similar to the patented Lacto-Freedom ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 24, 2017 , ... ... the semi-final round of the 2017 Cupid's Cup Entrepreneurship Competition. Chaired by Under ... year in 2017. The entrepreneurs will showcase their businesses on February 6, 2017, ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 24, 2017 , ... ... it has officially formed a distribution partnership with Byers Scientific & Manufacturing ... management industry. , Through the agreement, OMI Industries formulated a special version of ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (PRWEB) , ... January 24, 2017 , ... ... career advancement platform for 21st century leadership, has named Hector M. Chavez, Manager, Employee ... cancer and diabetes treatment center - as its Hispanic Leader of the Month. City ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/24/2017)... Market Research Future has a half cooked research report on global ... Surgery & Integumentary System is growing rapidly and expected to reach ... Market Highlights ... Global Plastic Surgery & Integumentary System Market has been evaluated as ... high growth figures and thriving in the coming future. There has ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... -- Analysis of the Liquid Biopsy Market by Sample ... our new study reveals trends, R&D progress, and predicted revenues ... in this sector you must read this brand new report. ... assessing data, trends, opportunities and business prospects there. ... Discover How to Stay Ahead ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... SAN DIEGO , Jan. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... leader in clinical materials management services, is pleased ... Director of Operations. Kevin joins the Sherpa team ... to the highest level of service excellence. ... supply chain and pharmaceutical manufacturing industries. He has ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: