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Expanding Indiana's Breakthroughs in Health Information Technology (Exibhit Indiana): Initiative to Advance the State's Health IT National Leadership and Assets Launched to Bring More Awareness to Sector

... in H ealth I nformation T echnology), an initiative focused on advancing the development and ... HIT within Indiana and across the U.S. The initiative has launched a new Web site ... ( www.biocrossroads.com ) is Indiana's initiative to grow, advance and invest in the life sciences, ...

The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative is Named Statewide Reviewer for Life Science Funding Requests Through New Program

... -- The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative today announced that it has been selected to ... for outside investment and sales. The initiative will review life science submissions selected by ... the West Michigan Science & Technology initiative The West Michigan Science & ...

As Other States Pull Back, Kansas Accelerates Innovation Investments at Bio International Convention

... in new investments as part of a $581 million initiative to help researchers and businesses thrive in the ... A $500,000 Collaborative Cancer Research initiative (CCRI) investment will go to the University of ... The Kansas Bioscience Authority is a $581-million initiative created by the Kansas Economic Growth Act of 2004 ...

Campaign to Increase the Awareness and Understanding of Lou Gehrig's Disease Reaches 22 U.S. States

... its BBQ For ALS Awareness , is a national initiative designed to increase the awareness and ... TDI. Participants in the BBQ For ALS Awareness initiative will also become part of a larger effort ... and Project A.L.S.) the 4ALS Awareness initiative has the chance to become one of the largest ...

Sangamo BioSciences Receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant for Innovative Global Health Research

... round of Grand Challenges Explorations , an initiative to help scientists around the world explore bold ... to significant advances in global health. The initiative is highly competitive, receiving more than 3,000 ... Explorations is a five-year, $100 million initiative of the Gates Foundation to promote innovation in ...

EPA Presents Initial Results from Caliper Life Sciences' ToxCast Screening Effort

... Caliper works with the EPA under its ToxCast initiative to develop new in vitro (laboratory) approaches ... panel employed by Caliper for the ToxCast initiative will be broadly applicable for product ... chemicals. If successful, the ToxCast initiative will reduce the cost and improve the speed of ...

BG Medicine Signs Collaborative Research Agreement with the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), and Boston University

... and chairman of another cardiovascular biomarker initiative known as the HRP Initiative. "This will ... Medicine also is playing a lead role in the HRP initiative ( www.HRPInitiative.com ). The HRP initiative is conducting a number of studies to discover and ...

The Australian Research Council Selects Scopus for the Evaluation of the Australian Research Landscape

... for Australia (ERA) initiative. The ERA initiative will assess research quality within Australia's ... rich content available in Scopus the ARC's ERA initiative will evaluate 41 Higher Education Providers ... the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative the ARC will assess research quality ...

Amgen's Breakaway from Cancer Initiative Expands to Help Cancer Patients Access Broad Spectrum of Cancer Resources and Services

... support --Amgen's Breakaway from Cancer (TM) initiative has expanded its charitable partners to now ... care to advocacy and financial support. The initiative includes charitable partners the National ... Up To Cancer The Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) initiative raises awareness and funds to accelerate ...

New Initiative Focuses on Water Quality Improvement in the Mississippi River Basin and Gulf of Mexico

... ST. LOUIS, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A new initiative announced today aims to reduce nutrient and ... of water entering the Mississippi River. The new initiative by Monsanto will advance the group's work and ... "We're proud to work on this bold conservation initiative which we believe offers a sustainable vision for ...

AstraZeneca Nobel Medicine Initiative to Increase Interest in the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

... Global initiative Will Highlight Benefits of Scientific ... discoveries made. The AstraZeneca Nobel Medicine initiative will enable the general public worldwide to learn ... Nobel Web. The AstraZeneca Nobel Medicine initiative will consist of three core elements: Lecture ...

West Michigan's Newest Medical Device Company Receives Support from the West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative and EDF Ventures

... -- The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative and EDF Ventures today announced the ... to take their company to the next level. The initiative provided the new company with needed ... The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative (http://www.wmsti.org ) is a partnership among ...

San Diego universities, government and industry rally around local Clean-Tech cluster

... the first grant awards. "This Clean Tech initiative is an example of how the San Diego community, its ... like the von Liebig Center and the Clean Tech initiative are critical to creating and growing nascent ... "The importance of a program like the Clean Tech initiative is it allows these researchers to move their ...

Wyeth Reports Earnings Results for the 2008 Third Quarter and First Nine Months

... 2007 third quarter results included productivity initiative charges of $117.1 million ($86.0 million ... When fully implemented, we expect this initiative to generate annual cost savings in a range of ... The expenses in connection with the productivity initiative for the first nine months of 2008 were offset, in ...

Update: The Lilly TB Drug Discovery Initiative Begins Work on New Compounds to Fill Early-Stage TB Drug Pipeline

... Steering Committee. The Lilly TB Drug Discovery initiative is a public-private partnership with the goal of ... of Advisors. The access this public-private initiative has to proprietary chemical libraries of compounds is unique. The initiative will accelerate identification of new clinical ...

The Lilly TB Drug Discovery Initiative Begins Work on New Compounds to Fill Early-Stage TB Drug Pipeline

... Steering Committee. The Lilly TB Drug Discovery initiative is a public-private partnership with the goal of ... of Advisors. The access this public-private initiative has to proprietary chemical libraries of compounds is unique. The initiative will accelerate identification of new clinical ...

Watson Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results

... 1.7 1.1 4.4 Global supply chain initiative 3.4 - 15.4 - Gain ... 8.5 8.5 Global supply chain initiative 30.0 30.0 Loss ... 544.4 Adjusted for: Global supply chain initiative 22.7 22.7 ...

Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Reports 16.7% Gain in Q2 2008 Diluted EPS. Q2 2008 Sales Rise 14.4%. 2008 Diluted EPS Forecast Raised $.05 to $2.62-$2.72.

... Currency, lower interest rates, our supply chain initiative and other process improvements are expected ... interest costs and benefits from our supply chain initiative combined to more than offset other cost increases ... Growth was also helped by a brand consolidation initiative that enabled us to streamline our product ...

Pittsburgh Region Middle School Students Participate in Hands-on Tissue Engineering Summer Camp

... readily can. The Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering initiative (PTEI) has been long viewed as a leader in ... Education for the Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering initiative describes, "Through participation in the ... Initiative The Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering initiative (PTEI) incorporated in January 1996 as a ...

Boston Scientific Announces Program to Analyze Latitude(R) Patient Monitoring Data

... ALTITUDE clinical science initiative will provide insights to ICD and CRT-D ... the LATITUDE(R) Patient Management system. The initiative will use the substantial LATITUDE data to seek ... device therapy. The ALTITUDE initiative will be managed in collaboration with an external ...

Shire Launches Nationwide Adult ADHD Mobile Awareness Tour

... ADHD screening initiative launches in Atlanta and continues for 90 days; ... the launch of a 13-city mobile screening initiative for adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity ... "Shire developed this mobile screening initiative as a forum to educate the public about ADHD in ...

Limited transparency in federal nanotech research may hamper development

... Committees hearing on the National Nanotechnology initiative Amendments Act of 2008. Activities to date within the federal nanotechnology initiative have been less than transparent, to the detriment ... the federal governments National Nanotechnology initiative reveals that spending on environment, health and ...

EMD Serono Announces Planned Investment of $50 Million in Research Center in Massachusetts

... the value of the Life Sciences initiative in encouraging economic development and job ... Massachusetts." Importantly, the Life Sciences initiative encourages life sciences industry leaders, such ... House Salvatore DiMasi to make the Life Sciences initiative a reality has been the foundation of the overall ...

Hawaii Biotech Receives Funding From the Pediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative

... Institute (IVI) and the Pediatric Dengue Vaccine initiative (PDVI) The International Vaccine Institute ... an international organization established at the initiative of the United Nations Development Programme under ... Board of Trustees. The Pediatric Dengue Vaccine initiative (PDVI) is a program of the IVI and has been ...

International Federation of Clinical Chemistry Forms Partnership With the Labs Are Vital(TM) Initiative

... worldwide are coming together in support of an initiative to raise international awareness of the role ... Hicks, IFCC president. "Labs Are Vital is an initiative that seeks to provide these professionals a ... in the clinical lab. This year's Labs Are Vital initiative also will address issues specific to each of the ...

Governor Patrick Announces Life Sciences Initiative Victory With Organogenesis' New Headquarters

... The Governor's $1 billion Life Sciences initiative was credited by Organogenesis, the world's ... loans for growth initiatives. The Life Sciences initiative bill also addresses tax inequalities when ... fruition," continued MacKay. "The Life Sciences initiative bill solidifies the state of Massachusetts as the ...

Lambert, Edwards & Associates Named Agency of Record for The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative

... has added the West Michigan Science & Technology initiative (WMSTI) to its growing list of health care ... The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative is a partnership among the Right Place, Inc., Van ... science and technology. Since its inception, the initiative has assisted more than 70 plus clients in ...

West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative Seeks Exhibitors for Annual Life Science Showcase

... -- The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative (WMSTI) is accepting exhibitor applications ... The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative is a partnership between the Right Place, Inc., ... over $7M in federal and state grant awards. The initiative has also supported projects and the creation of ...

Research Using Thermo Fisher Scientific RNA-Interference Technology Unveils Potential New Targets for HIV Drugs

... Global Initiative The Genome-Wide RNAi Global initiative is an alliance of leading international ... genome-wide siRNA libraries. The RNAi Global initiative provides a forum for member institutions to ... North America, Europe and Asia. The RNAi Global initiative is being coordinated under the auspices of the ...

Collaboration Sparks Creation of New Grand Rapids Laboratory Focused on Women's Health

... Medicine, the West Michigan Science & Technology initiative (WMSTI) and Spectrum Health. Work is expected to ... The West Michigan Science & Technology initiative is a partnership between the Right Place, Inc., ... over $7M in federal and state grant awards. The initiative has also supported projects and the creation of ...

'Come Home to Kansas' Announced by KTEC

... (KTEC) announced today a "Come Home to Kansas" initiative that focuses on recruiting bioscience and ... Organization and the KTEC PIPELINE. This initiative is aimed at professionals, graduates, and ... "home." The core of the "Come Home to Kansas" initiative is a one-stop Web site ( ...

Collaborative Biosecurity Research Initiative Launched to Target Animal and Public Health Threats Nationally

... Bioscience Authority has launched a $2.5 million initiative to bring together researchers nationwide to ... by leveraging multidisciplinary expertise. The initiative will allow academic, federal-agency and nonprofit ... "The research horsepower leveraged by this initiative will enable K-State and our collaborators to play ...

Israel's Ministry of Communications, 012 Smile.Communications, Intel and Alvarion Join in Launching WiMAX Initiative for Sderot, a City in the Western Negev

... schools, with state-of-the-art technology. The initiative is also meant to place the City of Sderot and the ... (compared to WiFi), and this unique initiative in Sderot and the Western Negev is being ... Mayor of Sderot stated, "I congratulate this initiative to connect kindergartens in Sderot using WiMAX ...

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Outlines Strategy and Productivity Transformation Initiative During Update to Investment Community

... * Expects Productivity Transformation initiative to Generate Pre-Tax Cost Savings and Avoidance ... transform the company through its productivity initiative into a next-generation BioPharma company that ... talent," said Mr. Cornelius. The productivity initiative is expected to generate approximately ...

eHealth Initiative Foundation Launches Collaborative Research Effort to Improve Drug Safety

... Multi-stakeholder initiative will use health information technology ... of drug safety efforts in the field. This initiative is intended to contribute to the creation of an ... "We're very pleased to partner with eHealth initiative and the other organizations in this effort," said ...

WHO Introduces the Helminth Drug Initiative With Special Supplement in the Expert Opinion on Drug Discovery

... for helminth diseases has necessitated a focused initiative to boost the R&D pipeline for these diseases. ... that led to the initial establishment of the initiative within TDR. "The Helminth Drug initiative is an integral part of an innovative ...

FDA and Conformia Deliver Joint Presentation to Annual Regulatory and Compliance Symposium at Harvard

... focusing on the FDA's Quality by Design (QbD) initiative at the Third Annual Regulatory and Compliance ... and described how the Quality by Design (QbD) initiative is created to help reduce excessive ... FDA's Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) initiative for the 21st century and the Critical ...

New Initiative Has Shocking Effect: Thousands of Missourians with Abnormal Chromosome Structures Are Not Human

... a consequence of the deceptive and far- reaching initiative petition filed last week by opponents of ... Missourians with a chromosome abnormality, this initiative declares you not to be human and enshrines that ... I suspect most Missourians will as well." The initiative states: "(2) For all purposes within this ...

FRC Applauds New Ballot Initiative for Cures Without Cloning

... Missourians Introduce New Ballot initiative to Pursue Cures for Patients, without ... -- Today, a new grassroots ballot initiative was launched in Missouri to ensure that taxpayer ... Without Cloning. "I applaud the new Missouri initiative to advance cures for patients in a way that does ...

Cardium Announces New Orthobiologics Product Initiative Extending Gene Activated Matrix Technology to Deliver Bone Growth Factors

... soft tissues (particularly diabetic ulcers), the Company's orthobiologics initiative will build on and extend the underlying technology that has been developed ... For example, there can be no assurance that an orthobiologics product initiative can be initiated and successfully developed, that results or trends ...
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