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Vanderbilt engineers play key role in new DOE energy frontier research center

... and Transport (FIRST) Center is one of two such centers that the Department of Energy is establishing at ... 46 that it is setting up nationwide. Each of the centers will be supported with $2.5 million per year for ... require significant scientific advances. These centers will mobilize the enormous talents and skills of ...

DOE to establish Energy Frontier Research Center at PNNL

... new multi-million-dollar Energy Frontier Research centers announced earlier this week by the White House in ... require significant scientific advances. These centers will mobilize the enormous talents and skills of ... PNNL was also a partner on two other centers one led by the University of South Carolina on ...

Saving energy and the environment with Flywheels

... batteries used by mission-critical data centers and hospitals. "Industrial batteries are less ... batteries." Hospitals and data back-up centers cannot afford power outages. Lives and disaster ... outage is very short and most hospitals and data centers have back-up diesel generators, meaning the extra ...

Shorter wait means longer life for kidney transplant candidates

... lists for kidney transplants at one of 240 centers around the country, according to the Organ ... once a patient got on a transplant list. At centers with the longest wait times, patients' risk of ... higher than at those with the shortest waits. centers that had the highest proportions of donors ...

BIO-key(R) Mobile Data and Messaging Solutions Link Nebraska Law Enforcement Agencies

... and other staff in public safety communications centers located throughout the counties utilizing the ... was the ability to integrate the communications centers involved in the regional mobile data network into ... Sergeant Beam added, "In many cases today, these centers can only communicate with each other by phone, ...

Human genomics in China

... to set up the national human genome research centers for more efficient implementation. After ... program/projects and establishing genome centers for implementation. On the other hand, based on ... kinds of operation models for those genome centers were explored in order to encourage all sections ...

News from the January 2009 Journal of the American Dietetic Association

... preparation and storage, more and more of these centers are requiring parents to provide food for their ... to five-year-olds attending full-time child-care centers that required parents to provide lunches. Lunch ... dietary habits to their children. As child-care centers shift the responsibility for providing meals and ...

Urea tanks on diesel trucks -- that's the law in the United States starting in 2010

... Centers, the largest retail operator of travel centers in the United States, announced rollout plans to make DEF available "at the pump" at more than 100 centers in mid to late 2009 in a Sept. 29 news release. The Pilot centers will also carry prepackaged DEF. Aqueous Urea ...

L-1 Identity Solutions Selected by the State of New York as the Winning Bidder to Provide Enrollment Services for a Contract Estimated at Up to $250 Million

... L-1 to Open 75+ centers and Expects to Process More than ... DCJS submissions, L-1 will offer its service centers to banks for processing American Bankers ... a network of more than 550 convenient and secure centers located across 46 U.S. states and in most ...

NSF and EPA establish 2 centers for environmental implications of nanotechnology

... Agency (EPA) have made awards to establish two centers for the Environmental Implications of ... in the development of nanotechnology. "The new centers will provide national and international ... Technologies was established. The new centers are aimed at strengthening our nation's ...

UCLA, partners establish new center on environmental effects of nanotechnology

... major hub at UC Santa Barbara. "The new centers will provide national and international ... Technologies was established. The new centers are aimed at strengthening our nation's ... "The collaborative approach that these centers will use is key to quickly building the ...

NIEHS invests $21.25 million to find environmental causes of Parkinson's disease

... grants are being awarded as part of the NIEHS' centers for Neurodegeneration Science (CNS) announcement ... the previous successes of the NIEHS Collaborative centers for Parkinson's Disease Environmental Research. ... Ph.D., program administrator at NIEHS. "These new centers will bring us one step closer to new prevention ...

Iowa State wins $18.5M grant to create NSF Center for Biorenewable Chemicals

... Generation Three Engineering Research centers (ERC) Program. The third-generation Engineering Research centers are designed to create university and industry ... Foundation is launching five Engineering Research centers this year. The foundation's initial grants ...

Healthy Minds Across America features 48 public forums on mental health research, Sept. 14

... most prominent universities and research centers -- from multiple branches of the University of ... than 2,700 scientists at universities and medical centers in the U.S., Canada and 25 other countries. ... place at many of the universities and medical centers where NARSAD has supported cutting-edge research ...

LSUHSC awarded $10M+ COBRE grant

... of Research Infrastructure. According to the centers for Disease Control's National Center for Health ... Orleans' School of Medicine. NCRR's centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) support thematic multidisciplinary centers that augment and strengthen institutional ...

AMBER Alert Safety Centers to Provide Child Safety Precautions at the New Jersey State Fair at the Meadowlands

... New Jersey WHAT: AMBER Alert Safety centers will be offering an innovative safety ... will be a $2 fee charged by AMBER Alert Safety centers for each child's special Safety Profile. ... Representatives from AMBER Alert Safety centers will be on-site offering all parents attending ...

Biologists are from Mars, chemists are from Venus?

... Jennifer Koester. Two emerging research centers at UD are the focus of the study. The Center for ... busy interviewing researchers affiliated with the centers and observing them in labs, seminars, even tumor ... organizational structure and dynamics of research centers in Bolivia. Scientists come trained in a ...

Children's Hospital leads projects to develop nation's first heart assist devices for young children

... project, also funded by the NIH (one of only five centers in the nation to receive NIH funding for such a ... itself as one of the most active and innovative centers in the care of children in heart failure in the ... Childrens is one of the worlds most experienced centers in the use of VADs to support pediatric ...

NIH grants $33 M in institutional development awards to 3 states

... (IDeA). The awards support multidisciplinary centers each concentrating on one general area of ... of competitive NIH research funding. The new centers are being established at the University of ... with established credentials relevant to the centers research theme; three to five individual research ...

UC-Riverside partners with Chinese university to address China's environmental problems

... solutions to environmental problems. The centers six initial research areas of focus are: ... other than CAU will participate in the centers research activities. The center also plans to ... UCR to establish an office for coordinating the centers collaborative efforts, including the exchange of ...

NHGRI funds new Centers for Excellence in Ethical, Legal and Social Implications Research

... today announced the establishment of two new centers to address the most critical ethical, legal and ... than $12 million will be awarded as part of the centers for Excellence in Ethical, Legal and Social ... initiative, launched by NHGRI in 2004. The new centers are being established at the University of North ...

Recovery act-funded research projects aid communities across the country

... of Science is using ARRA funding to establish 16 Energy Frontier Research centers on university campuses. These centers will bring together interdisciplinary teams of experts to accelerate ...

Cancer's distinctive pattern of gene expression could aid early screening and prevention

... role of epigenetics in cancer has made the field a focal point for centers such as the MCG Cancer Center, which recently recruited two new ... DNA methylation inhibitors already are under study at MCG and other centers for a variety of cancers and blood disorders. Because tumor cells that ...

$20 million NIH grant to transform clinical research at UIC

... consortium of medical research institutions that now includes 39 leading centers in 23 states. When the program is fully implemented, about 60 centers will be connected with an annual budget of $500 million. The UIC center ...

$29.4 million grant establishes CTSI at NYU in partnership with Health and Hospitals Corporation

... become part of a network of 46 existing Clinical and Translational Science centers based at academic medical centers around the country. "Our CTSI is truly innovative and will play a ...

Kornberg Associates Architects Selected to Develop Design for New Stanford University Imaging Center

... along with a number of non-degree granting programs and 20 research centers and teaching resources. According to Kornberg, the project, ... facilities, medical centers, office/administrative buildings, conference centers and schools. Project scale ranges from tenant improvement/renovation to ...

French Authorities Give Sole Approval to GMAT Exam to Collect Biometric Data to Advance Security

... authorized it. GMAC expects to use the PalmSecure technology in all test centers by the close of 2009. The Graduate Management Admission Council ( ... management programs worldwide -- is now available at more than 450 test centers in 110 countries. For more information about the GMAT, go to www.mba.com ...

NIH expands Human Microbiome Project; funds sequencing centers and disease projects

... Microbiome Project will support the work of the large-scale DNA sequencing centers that participated in the initial phase of the project. These centers will work together to sequence at least 400 microbial genomes. Another ...

MSU lands $2.1 million grant to take part in national autism study

... BRIC and the principal investigator for the grant. "Our work with the centers for Disease Control supports the largest study ever conducted designed to ... Six study sites and MSU's role as the data coordinating center make up the centers for Autism and Developmental Disabilities Research and Epidemiology ...

Tips from the journals of the American Society for Microbiology

... National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Collaborating centers for Infectious Diseases, centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia; and Novavax, Inc., ...

DOE funds bio-inspired solar fuel center at Arizona State

... by which plants capture sunlight and convert it to useful energy. All 46 centers and are being established by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as part ... this challenge will require significant scientific advances. These centers will mobilize the enormous talents and skills of our nation's scientific ...

DOE makes largest Danforth Campus research award in history

... be home to two of 46 new multi-million-dollar Energy Frontier Research centers (EFRCs) announced April 27 by the White House in conjunction with a speech ... this challenge will require significant scientific advances. These centers will mobilize the enormous talents and skills of our nation's scientific ...

Re-awakening old genes to help in the fight against HIV

... complications each year in the United States alone, according to the centers for Disease Control. Dozens of scientists around the world are looking ... the protein. Now, in collaboration with researchers at UCLA, the centers for Disease Control and his team at UCF, Cole has found that restoring the ...

American Chemical Society Weekly PressPac -- April 8, 2009

... CONTACT: John R. Barr, Ph.D. Chief, Biological Mass Spectrometry centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Ga. 30341 Phone: ... more than 72 million people in the United States alone, according to the centers for Disease Control and Prevention. C&EN assistant editor Carmen Drahl ...

NIH funds research center for women's reproductive health at Einstein

... in Reproduction and Infertility Research (SCCPIR).One of only 13 such centers in the country and the only one in New York State, the new center will ... promptly address in the laboratory questions that arise in the clinic. The centers also serve as national resources for training and developing the careers ...

Behind closed eyes

... Even when our eyes are closed, the visual centers in our brain are humming with activity. Weizmann Institute scientists and ... revealed details of that activity, explaining why, even though our sense centers are working, we don't experience sights or sounds when there's nothing ...

Repeat C-section before 39 weeks raises risk of neonatal illness

... studied 13,258 women who had elective repeat cesarean sections at the 19 centers of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human ... underwent either repeat cesarean delivery or a trial of labor at the 19 centers over the 4-year period. The 13,258 women studied were those who underwent ...

Physical activity may not be key to obesity epidemic

... of obesity. Researchers from Loyola University Health System and other centers compared African American women in metropolitan Chicago with women in ... 2007 study of men and women in Jamaica. Researchers from Loyola and other centers found there was no association between weight gain and calories burned ...

New World post-pandemic reforestation helped start Little Ice Age, say Stanford scientists

... in soils and lake sediments at the sites of both pre-Columbian population centers in the Americas and in sparsely populated surrounding regions. They ... 15 sediment cores extracted from lakes, soil samples from 17 population centers and 18 sites from the surrounding areas in Central and South America. ...

Medicare coding for maggots and maggot therapy

... that the American Medical Association (AMA), in collaboration with the centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have just issued reimbursement ... as it is a type of nonexcisional debridement. To further clarify, the centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Transmittal 5, dated November 19, 2004, ...
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