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British School Kids With Diabetes Gain First Time Freedom From Injections With New Insulin Pump Guidelines

... choice to eat a wider variety of food as the pump can be easily adjusted to supply the right amount of insulin each moment of the day. Britain is lagging behind other major countries in terms of diabetes management with less than 1% of Type 1 cases using an insulin pump in the UK, compared to many ...

Rosetta Genomics Establishes Medical Advisory Board

... company to help focus its efforts on the most significant medical needs, where microRNAs can have the most impact." "The diagnostics field has been lagging behind therapeutics in development, despite the tremendous importance of having objective and accurate diagnostic tools to identify patients' ...

University HealthSystem Consortium Chooses SciQuest to Optimize Medical Research Procurement

... director for The University of Chicago and member of UHC's Medical Research Center Steering Committee. "Implementation of this technology is lagging in the medical research side of our industry, and I applaud UHC for recognizing the need and bringing it to the community of academic medical ...

2007 Global Survey Identifies Characteristics of Supply Chain Leaders

... integration) to level V (full network connectivity). This year, the survey focused on what type of progress was being made and why some firms are lagging -- particularly those actively engaged in supply chain improvement for several years. The goal was to determine how far each firm had progressed as ...

Create a Governors Technology Summit

... somehow convince more scientists and engineers to step forward and become entrepreneurs. With such visionary business leaders, we can transform the lagging Wisconsin economy. Without them we will continue to slide further behind. ...

Broadband freedom mandatory for growth

... As a member of the Wisconsin State Senate, my top priority has been growing the state's lagging economy. As co-chair of the Senate Select Committee on Job Creation, many pro-job initiatives authored and vetted by our committee have passed the ...

Educate, innovate and execute: Wisconsins model for success

... that Wisconsin has a cultural problem when it comes to risk-taking and entrepreneurship. A report by Competitive Wisconsin showed our state is lagging behind in entrepreneurship or knowledge-based and financial indicators. Wisconsinites have a tendency to be conservative with their money and ...

Midwest life science companies capture 3% of VC investments in Q.2

... than 2 percent). While the overall VC investing news for the second quarter is good, the trickle-down impact has really hit the Midwest, which is lagging in overall VC investment and particularly in the life science arena. See you next week! ...

Trade deficit hits home in Wisconsin

... and still have fewer people working in manufacturing? Productivity gains and new technology are part of the answer. American factories that were lagging in robotics and other high-tech processes are catching up after a shakedown that cost thousands of workers their jobs, but which may have secured the ...

Japan's pharma mergers will trickle to the Midwest

... pharmaceutical market growth of 9 percent, U.S. market growth of 11 percent and European market growth of 8 percent. The Japanese market is clearly lagging behind. While Europe is the second-largest market area (with $124.2 billion) after U.S. annual sales of $207.5 billion in 2003, Japan is clearly ...

Milwaukee could boom with explosion of information technology in medical care

... convergence of genetic knowledge, information technology and advanced patient care. On the same day figures were released that showed Milwaukee lagging the nation and the Midwest in household income, the result of a decline in manufacturing, the medical technology symposium offered a look at a ...

New Madison VC firm Badger Ventures looks for next big IT entrepreneurs

... start-ups, you have to be a little ahead of the curve." Biotech and life sciences may get all the raves, but IT at UW-Madison is definitely not lagging in credentials, only in commercialization, according to Button. In fact, some would say computer science and engineering are five to 10 years behind ...

Innovative health care takes more than just IT automation

... failure to implement a CPOE system at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles a few years back has been widely publicized, additional failed or lagging clinical IT implementations are not uncommon. Many clinical IT vendors report privately about their struggles to get systems up and running. What is ...

Midwest large cap life sciences mostly outperform market

... of the companies on our list are not pure-play life science companies. They may have significant other non-life science businesses that may be lagging and may be at the core of the problem. For instance, life sciences are still a small part of Procter & Gambles revenues and income even with overall ...

Regulations still stymie business investment in high-growth companies

... Wisconsin 47 th in business creation among the 50 states, trailing the nation in the percentage of citizens with masters and doctoral degrees, and lagging the nation in per capita income, Grosenheider said, "This is hardly the recipe for success." The state must act to stimulate the creation of new ...

It's time for Wisconsin's economy to grow

... of bills called Invest Wisconsin , the legislature was able to pass reforms to assist new and existing businesses to help stimulate Wisconsin's lagging economy. The Invest Wisconsin package focused on three areas; creating a viable infrastructure to support growth, implementing regulatory reforms to ...

Some great insights into the current Mergers & Acquisitions Market

... there's a disconnect on what's important and reflected in the media covering the financing, equity and entrepreneurial community and why Chicago is lagging behind? Something that needs to happen in Chicago is that we need a cohesiveness between the different factions of entrepreneurs, established ...

Cieslewicz, Barrett talk economic collaboration

... center, and has added several cultural attractions in recent years, but it continues to struggle with problems stemming from poverty, crime, and lagging educational achievement. Barrett emphasized that he was not asking Cieslewicz to "give up" some of the life science companies spun out of the ...

Visions: Broderick says Wisconsin should be in top third in venture capital

... capital. The Midwest, itself, functions as a marketplace, and the marketplace is inefficient in part due to distance. Right now, Wisconsin is lagging behind some other states in the risk capital and human capital as well as the efficiency of dealing with distance. The major airport is in Milwaukee, ...

Reliable Assessment of Micronuclei for Genotoxicity Testing in Mice or Rats

... component of genetic toxicology screening programs throughout the world. Micronuclei are known to arise from acentric chromosome fragments and lagging whole chromosomes. 4,5 Thus, the micronucleus endpoint is capable of detecting clastogenic agents, which cause chromosome breaks, as well as ...
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