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Schering-Plough Shareholders Approve Merger With Merck

... the potential they see to create a strong global health care leader by combining these two companies," ... is an innovation-driven, science-centered global health care company. Through its own biopharmaceutical ... platform to human prescription, animal health and ...

Ratcliff Adds Architect John Sealander to Healthcare Practice Group

... Commendation for his leadership of the health + Science Committee, which he chaired from ... and place. Ratcliff's list of representative health care clients includes John Muir Medical Center, ValleyCare health System, and Kaiser Permanente. The Emeryville, ...

UCLA welcomes startup to new incubator space at California NanoSystems Institute

... personal body-monitoring systems for medical and health applications. The incubator program was ... the loss of sensation in the foot and those with health issues affecting balance who are at high risk of ... and engineering technology with medical and health applications," said Leonard H. Rome, interim ...

TSH Testing Raises Awareness of Importance of Thyroid Health

... are no standard testing programs for thyroid health in the U.S. even though the rate of thyroid ... executive director of the Radiation and Public health Project, sponsors of the testing program. "In the ... does, how radiation may affect it, and what a health risk a damaged thyroid can be." "The ...

The Foundation for National Institutes of Health Announces Unprecedented Product Donation by sanofi-aventis in the U.S.

... the Foundation for the National Institutes of health and sanofi-aventis announced an unprecedented ... treatments at the National Institutes of health (NIH) Clinical Center. Designated by the ... therapeutic treatments for many critical health challenges facing the U.S. and the rest of the ...

Genomic Health Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Business Progress

... Inc., a subsidiary of one of the largest health benefits companies in the United States, ... that may be necessary. About Genomic health Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX ) is a ... treatment decisions. In 2004, Genomic health launched the Onco type DX breast cancer test, ...

Revised: Sinovac Provides Update on Clinical Trial for H1N1 Vaccine Trials

... and undertaken by Beijing CDC. The Ministry of health (MOH) and State Food and Drug Administration ... incorrectly referred to the Ministry of health for the June 2009 order of four million ... may receive orders from the Ministry of health in the future, the June 2009 order was placed by ...

National Institutes of Health Chooses Web of Science(R) to Power electronic Scientific Portfolio Assistant (eSPA)

... today announced that the National Institutes of health (NIH) has chosen Web of Science ((R)) data to ... references. About National Institutes of health The National Institutes of health (NIH) -- The Nation's Medical Research Agency -- ...

International Milk Genomics & Human Health Symposium Speaker Program Announced

... Symposium on Milk Genomics & Human health has been released. The three-day event will be ... Symposium on Milk Genomics & Human health has been released. The three-day event will be ... Peter Henson of the University of Colorado health Sciences Center, Felicie Faucon of the Institute ...

Cardinal Health Completes Biotech Acquisition

... Ohio, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardinal health today announced it has agreed to acquire the ... the Southwestern United States. Cardinal health owns and operates a network of nearly 160 nuclear ... of Biotech's four nuclear pharmacies, Cardinal health will expand its existing U.S. PET business. The ...

Video: New Way RA(TM) Talk Show Premieres Online for People Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

... arthritis, and my family struggled as my mother's health declined rapidly. Back then, there was very ... in the kitchen can positively affect overall health for anyone, especially for individuals living ... discusses the importance of taking charge of your health and two-way communication with a doctor. ...

FluMist(R) Begins Shipping for 2009-2010 Influenza Season

... Intranasal) to vaccine distributors who service health care providers throughout the United States. ... influenza season through a variety of private health care practices, public health departments, school-based vaccination programs, ...

Digitas Health Expands Adding Two Key Locations

... part of the agency's 2010 growth plan. Digitas health has experienced increased annual revenue growth ... of awards and market eminence. Digitas health London The Digitas health London office marks the beginning of the agency's ...

Sechrist Industries, World Leader in Hyperbaric Chambers, Announces Edward Pulwer as President/CEO

... medical technology, most recently with Cardinal health where he was the senior operating executive for ... president and chief operating officer for Viasys health Care, a NYSE-traded company acquired by Cardinal health in July, 2007 for $1.5 billion. Mr. Pulwer helped ...

FDA Grants First Authorization of a Commercial 2009 H1N1 Flu Test for use During Pandemic Flu Emergency to Quest Diagnostics' Focus Diagnostics Business

... We will continue to work closely with public health officials, who have done an outstanding job ... an expected backlog of testing from public health laboratories. In the U.S., public health labs employ the CDC's rRT-PCR test, which the FDA ...

SAPHRIS(R) (asenapine) Meets Primary Endpoint in Long-Term Extension Study in Patients With Predominant, Persistent Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

... is an innovation-driven, science-centered global health care company. Through its own biopharmaceutical ... platform to human prescription, animal health and consumer health care products. Schering-Plough's vision is to ...

Growing Awareness and Increased Investments Lead to Growth of Biotechnology Applications in the Food & Beverage and Dietary Supplements Sector, Reveals Frost & Sullivan

... products with improved functional and health benefits. Production of polyunsaturated ... these new age functional ingredients and their health benefits is still low: a key challenge for this ... regarding usage of such products or guidelines on health claims in India is a growth restraining factor. ...

Study Published in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health Demonstrated Once-Daily Vyvanse(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Significant Improvement of ADHD Symptoms for Children at 13 Hours After Administration

... Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental health found once-daily Vyvanse(R)( )(lisdexamfetamine ... with amphetamine use. Talk to your health care provider if your child experiences slowing ... checked periodically while taking Vyvanse. Your health care provider may stop Vyvanse treatment if a ...

The MedZilla Report: June 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health

... The hallmark of layoff announcements in health care has always been a statement on the order of ... an increase of more than 20,000 jobs in health care. Seattle, WA ... increased layoffs, though most layoffs came from health care. Despite ...

BioNeutral's Ygiene(TM) Hospital Grade Achieves a 100% Total Kill (Pass) Against the Life Threatening Clostridium Difficile (C.diff) Spores in Independent EPA Required Protocol Testing.

... is the most difficult to eliminate spore form of health threatening microorganisms present in most health care facilities globally. Many leading ... antimicrobials currently used in the global health care arena are ineffective at eliminating ...

Schering-Plough Reports Financial Results for 2009 Second Quarter

... exchange impact of 6 percent. In women's health care, sales of FOLLISTIM/PUREGON, a fertility ... in the second quarter of 2008. Animal health sales totaled $677 million in the 2009 second ... of 2008 product divestitures. Consumer health Care sales were $381 million in the 2009 second ...

iSource Networks Partners with inVentiv Health to Develop New Technology Platform for Reaching Healthcare Consumers

... to empower consumers to access individualized health information in an on-demand setting, while ... to fulfill the need for truly personalized health information, while still providing the anonymity ... consumers crave. We are thrilled to have inVentiv health as our exclusive partner in this effort because ...

Health Robotics to Launch Germany's Installations of i.v.STATION(TM) at Charite-Universitatsmedizin Berlin

... BOZEN, Italy, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- health Robotics today announced that it has signed a ... to have been selected by such a prestigious health care institution as ... year and to have the great opportunity to launch health Robotics' direct operations in the ...

American Mothers Seriously Concerned About Childhood Allergies, Siemens Survey Reveals

... over 1,000 U.S. mothers is part of a Siemens health initiative to raise awareness about this growing ... associated with significant economic costs, health risks and even morbidity and mortality.(3) ... and allergy testing were: A physician or other health professional (98 percent), health/medical web ...

EU Committee Approves New Food Applications for Martek's life'sDHA(TM)

... Standing Committee On The Food Chain and Animal health (SCFCAH) of the European Union for additional ... eyes and supports brain, eye and cardiovascular health throughout life. There is a large and growing ... have noted that DHA is an important nutrient for health throughout the life cycle. Yet despite its ...

EU Committee Approves New Food Applications for Martek's life'sDHA™

... Standing Committee On The Food Chain and Animal health (SCFCAH) of the European Union for additional ... eyes and supports brain, eye and cardiovascular health throughout life. There is a large and growing ... have noted that DHA is an important nutrient for health throughout the life cycle. Yet despite its ...

Anthony Hess to Lead SAIC Health Solutions Business Unit

... as business unit (BU) general manager of SAIC's health Solutions BU (HSBU) effective Aug. 3. Hess will ... SAIC's work for federal government and commercial health customers, including the Departments of Defense, health and Human Services and Veterans Affairs. ...

Magellan Diagnostic Businesses to Feature Automated Systems and Diagnostic Tests at Clinical Lab Expo

... lab staff, realizing cost savings, and improving health outcomes." TREK Diagnostic Systems ... measures it uses for rating the quality of health plans. Consequently, many health plans and providers are turning to the ...

avVaa World Health Care Products Inc. Announces Web Site Design for Neuroskin(R) Psoriasis Relief DRTV Campaign

... BC, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - avVaa World health Care Products Inc. (Pink Sheets: AVVH), a global ... nationally branded therapeutic, natural skin and health care products announced that the Company has hired a web design firm to design avVaa World health Care's product web site for the Neuroskin(R) ...

Canadian researchers discover gene related to the appearance of aging

... Canada/Genome Atlantic, Capital Health, IWK health Centre, Dalhousie University , Nova Scotia ... Dalhousie Medical Research Fund, Nova Scotia health Research Foundation and others as listed at ... with CL2 were identified by clinicians at the IWK health Centre's Maritime Medical Genetics service. ...

American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Submits Comments to Hit Policy Committee About Meaningful Use and Electronic Health Record Certification

... Committee about meaningful use and electronic health record certification. The HIT Policy Committee ... the technology can and must do for the nation's health and healthcare-not with the technology itself." ... pressures and incentives to adopt electronic health records. AMIA and its members are especially ...

University of Florida Shands Cancer Center Selects OnCore(r) to Support its Collaborative Research Goals

... in the country that have a one-campus health Sciences Center consisting of colleges devoted to ... veterinary medicine, pharmacy, and public health and health professions. This unique environment provides an ...

Studies Presented at International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease Reveal Substantial Economic Costs and Caregiver Burden Associated with Alzheimer's Disease

... families, and caregivers, as well as public health systems worldwide. The costs of Alzheimer's ... time - about the associations between AD and the health and wellbeing of patients, healthcare costs, and ... translate into significant financial cost, poor health outcomes, and higher risk of death. "I regularly ...

BioNeutral's Ygiene(TM) Hospital Grade Achieves World Class Independent Test Results in Killing Life Threatening Spores/Organisms

... Sporogenes spores. The rapid elimination of these health threatening microorganisms, in the spore form, at health care facilities will reduce the incidents of ... This means money and lives saved at every health care facility around the world. ...

Health Robotics Expands and Diversifies Global Channel Strategies With Joint-Ventures & Direct Operations

... BOZEN, Italy, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- health Robotics today announced that it has decided to ... at a few territories where a couple of health Robotics' distributors have been negatively ... strategies. As part of this new strategy, health Robotics will shortly make a series of detailed ...

Boston Scientific Announces European Approval for Its LATITUDE(R) Patient Management System

... on both the device and a patient's heart health status. The system can also detect clinical ... comes from knowing both their device and heart health status can be monitored." "Boston ... them to see changes in their patients' cardiac health sooner than regularly scheduled follow-up visits. ...

Johnson & Johnson Completes Acquisition of Cougar Biotechnology

... ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Our 119,000 employees ... & Johnson companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people ... regulatory approvals; domestic and foreign health care reforms and governmental laws and ...

BioNeutral's Ygiene(TM) Hospital Grade Antimicrobial Demonstrates a 99.9997% Kill Rate Against Clostridium Difficile Spores (C.diff) in Independent Lab Pre-testing Phase

... acquired infections which results in diverted health care providers' efforts, millions of dollars in extra health care expenses, and tens of thousands of ... spores, resulting in a serious unmet need in the health care arena. According to Wyeth, a global ...

Amylin Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Results from Dose-Ranging Clinical Study of Pramlintide/Metreleptin Combination Treatment for Obesity

... millions of people and is linked to increased health risk of several medical conditions including type ... cost attributed to overweight and obesity health issues exceeds $100 billion in the United States ... year. Obesity is also rapidly becoming a major health problem in all industrialized nations and many ...

2009: Immunotec announces important clinical research initiative: New study to be launched with the goal of improving the quality of the aging process

... (TSX-V: IMM) announced today that the Natural health Products Directorate (NHPD) - a division of health Canada responsible for evaluating the safety, efficacy and quality of natural health products (NHPs) - granted authorization for ...
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