iZumi Bio and Pierian Merge to Form iPierian to Advance Cellular Reprogramming
... and Molecular Pharmacology, Medicine, and pediatrics
at Harvard Medical School . Dr. Daley's lab was ... Disease, a professor of the departments of pediatrics
and Biochemistry and Biophysics and Wilma and ... and associate professor in the department of pediatrics
at UCSF, and is an expert in cardiac ...
NewsRx Adds Pediatrics and Psychiatry Titles
... in Atlanta, has launched two
new newsletters on pediatrics
These new titles ... . Sample issues are also
Week and Psychology & Psychiatry Journal each ... and business trends that are important to
Week provides reports on children's vaccines, new ...
NexBio Completes Clinical Advisory Board for the Advanced Development of DAS181 (Fludase(R)*), a First-In-Class Medicine for Influenza
... Professor of
Infectious Diseases and Immunology; Professor of Medicine, pediatrics
Molecular Microbiology, and Director for the Division of Infectious ...
Dr. Edwards holds the Sarah H. Sell Endowed Professorship in pediatrics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. She has completed several ...
Oridion Announces Significant Medical Research to be Presented at AARC Congress
Furthermore, a study published in this month's issue of pediatrics
Official Journal of the American Academy of pediatrics
Microstream(R) capnography with its low flow rate made ...
Robert L. Brent, MD, PhD, Honored with 2008 Alfred I. duPont Award for Excellence in Children's Health Care
... at duPont Hospital for Children. He is also
emeritus chairman of pediatrics
and Professor of Radiology, Pathology and
Anatomy at The Jefferson Medical ... the Robert L. Brent Professorship for
the chairman of the Department of pediatrics
and held a special convocation
to dedicate the Lillian and Robert Brent ...
New Aptivus(R) (tipranavir) Oral Solution Approved for Treatment-Experienced Pediatric and Adolescent HIV Patients
... vitamin E which is higher than the Reference
Daily Intake (adults 30 IU, pediatrics
approximately 10 IU).
"The approval of a new formulation and the ... vitamin E which is higher than the Reference
Daily Intake (adults 30 IU, pediatrics
approximately 10 IU).
-- Rash, including urticarial rash, maculopapular ...
Pulmonary Hypertension Association Names Recipient of 2008 Award of Excellence in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Care
... About the Award Recipient
Dr. Barst was most recently a Professor of pediatrics
in the Divisions
of Pediatric Cardiology at Columbia University College of ... & Surgeons
in New York.
Dr. Barst is a Fellow of the American Academy of pediatrics
Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery; of the American Heart ...
Corgenix Expands Scientific Advisory Board
... Pediatrics, P.C. in
Denver. Previously, he practiced internal medicine and pediatrics
years at the world-renowned Texas Medical Center in Houston. ... (UCSF). He completed specialty training in both
internal medicine and pediatrics
at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston,
Texas. He is also a clinical ...
Martek Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
... used in this study.
-- A report published in the Journal of pediatrics
(March 2008) evaluating the role of polyunsaturated fatty acids on ... third trimester of pregnancy.
-- A study published in the journal pediatrics
(June 2008) evaluated the effect of enriching human milk with DHA ...
New approach may render disease-causing staph harmless
... San Diego. The UCSD team, led by Dr. Victor Nizet, a professor of pediatrics
and pharmacy, showed that knocking out a gene for an enzyme in the ... conducted in the laboratories of Nizet and Dr. George Liu, a professor of pediatrics
at Cedar-Sinai Medical Center. Exposure to BPH-652 also markedly reduced ...
AlphaVax Announces New CMV Advisory Board
... Head for Research and the American Legion Chair in the Department of pediatrics
and Director, Division of Infectious Diseases, at the University of ... Children's Hospital and Medical Center.
-- Robert Pass, MD, Professor, pediatrics
and Microbiology at the University of Alabama - Birmingham.
-- Paul ...
MacroChem Announces Michael Zasloff, M.D., Ph.D. Joins Company's Scientific Advisory Board
... sponsored by the National Institutes of
Health. He served his Residency in pediatrics
at the Boston Children's
Hospital. In 1975 he joined the National ... In 1989 he left the NIH to become the Charles E.H. Upham
Professor of pediatrics
and Genetics at the University of Pennsylvania
School of Medicine and ...
FluMist(R) Begins Shipping for 2009-2010 Influenza Season
... programs, military bases, and other locations.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and American Academy of pediatrics
advise that flu vaccine be administered every year as soon as it becomes available. A MedImmune analysis suggests that starting influenza ...
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
... require ADHD symptom improvement both at school and after school,"( )said Sharon Wigal, PhD, lead investigator of the study, clinical professor of pediatrics
and director of clinical trials in the Child Development Center at the University of California, Irvine. "These published data are the first to have ...
Dr. Daniel Ronel Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler
... Dr. Ronel was named one of America's Top Plastic Surgeons by the Consumer's Research Council of America. Because of his combined expertise in pediatrics
and plastic surgery, Dr. Ronel is one of 13 national experts selected by Allergan to sit on the Breast Implant Research Team, an advisory panel on ...
febit First to Offer Newly Published Mouse Genome on a Chip for DNA/RNA Detection and Enrichment
... as well as targeted enrichment of genes for Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS).
Professor Christian Koerner from the University Hospital for pediatrics
in Heidelberg (Germany) and customer of febit's new mouse biochip, said: "It will be helpful and an advance for our research to use a whole genome ...
Sanofi Pasteur Responds to Nation's Need for Hib Vaccine With Increased Supply
"The reinstatement of the booster dose of Hib vaccine is important due to recent epidemiologic trends," said Dr. Gary Overturf, professor of pediatrics
and pathology at the University of New Mexico . "The deferral of the booster dose was always meant to be a temporary situation, but now that nearly ...
Raptor Pharmaceuticals Doses First Patient in Phase 2b Clinical Trial of DR Cysteamine for Cystinosis
... patients as well as the quality of life for patients, their families and caregivers."
Bruce Barshop, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Clinical pediatrics
at UCSD and principal investigator for the cystinosis clinical trial, commented, "The initiation of this cystinosis trial offers us an opportunity to ...
Defeat Autism Now!(R) Regional Conference to be Held in Oklahoma June 13-14, 2009
... patients and families. By working together, we stand the best chance of helping these children to realize their full potential," American Academy of pediatrics
President Renee R. Jenkins, MD, FAAP said this past April. "The Academy is committed to working with researchers and treatment groups like Defeat ...
BMP Sunstone Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results
... across the board. Our diverse product
portfolio, established distribution in many of China's most important
healthcare markets, and leading brands in pediatrics
and women's health we
believe are key competitive advantages which drive our growth despite the
greater economic environment and potential for ...
Cord Blood America Sees Significant Positives in President Obama's Lifting of Stem Cell Funding Restrictions
... of Pediatrics, which released the report, 'First Report of Autologous Cord Blood Transplantation in the Treatment of a Child with Leukemia,' in pediatrics
2007; 119: 296-300 on January 3, 2007. Cord Blood America's subsidiary, CorCell, was fortunate enough to have stored these stem cells which led to ...
Video: Experts Unite to Help People Manage Spring Nasal Allergy Sneezin'
... can begin to better control their symptoms as they head into the spring nasal allergy season," said Dr. Michael Blaiss, Clinical Professor of pediatrics
and Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Past President of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology ...
Sinovac Reports Third Quarter 2008 Unaudited Financial Results
... of the split pandemic influenza
vaccine. The second shot was administered to 472 healthy volunteers in
September, inclusive of 263 adolescents, 138 pediatrics
and 71 geriatrics.
The vaccination process to volunteers has been completed and the Company is
currently collecting data and preparing the analysis. ...
Medarex and Massachusetts Biologic Laboratories Announce Primary Objective Achieved in Phase 2 Trial of Monoclonal Antibody Combination for the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Associated Diarrhea (CDAD)
... of hospitalized patients
relapsing after receiving antibiotic treatment," said Donna Ambrosino, MD,
Executive Director of the MBL and Professor of pediatrics
at UMMS. "The
demonstration of significant protection from relapse indicates that
treatment with monoclonal antibodies against the toxins could ...
Waters Corporation Gives Boost to Clinical Research Programs at University of Sherbrooke Hospital
... Inherited Metabolic Disorders since its creation
within the Service of Genetics, Dr. Christiane Auray-Blais is also a
professor in the Department of pediatrics
in the Faculty of Medicine and
Health Sciences at the Universite de Sherbrooke. She holds a master's
degree in health law and a doctorate in ...
MedImmune Presents Data at AAP National Conference & Exhibition Demonstrating Burden of RSV Disease
BOSTON, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MedImmune announced today it
will present four abstracts at the American Academy of pediatrics
2008 National Conference & Exhibition that add to the company's growing
body of research into the prevention of respiratory syncytial virus ...
Two Luminaries Join Cequent Scientific Advisory Board: Judy Lieberman, M.D. Ph.D., and Patrice Courvalin, M.D.
... RNAi drug candidates through preclinical
development, regulatory submission, and into clinical trials."
Judy Lieberman, M.D. Ph.D., is professor of pediatrics
at the Harvard
Medical School, director of the Division of AIDS at Harvard Medical School,
and a senior investigator in the Immune Disease Institute. ...
GlaxoSmithKline Offers New Purchasing Options to Help Employers Overcome Barriers to Pandemic Stockpiling of Relenza(R)
... concerns for the past few years about resistance of
pandemic influenza viruses to antivirals were justified," said Anne
Moscona, M.D., Professor of pediatrics
and of Microbiology and Immunology
and Vice Chair for Research of Pediatrics, New York-Presbyterian
Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. "The ...
PTC124 Shows Promising Activity in Cystic Fibrosis; Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Data Published in the Lancet
... specific type of genetic mutation
and a drug treatment that has been specifically designed to overcome that
mutation," said Eitan Kerem, MD, head of pediatrics
and the CF center at
the Hadassah University Hospital in Mount Scopus, Jerusalem and the lead
author of the study. "The publication of these ...
Anesiva Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Update
... the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA), the agency is expected to make a decision regarding approval by January 2009.
-- The journal pediatrics
published full results of one of the two pivotal Phase 3 pediatric trials of Zingo.
-- Anesiva signed an exclusive Zingo licensing and ...
China Biologic Products Establishes Audit Committee and Appoints Three New Independent Directors to Board of Directors
... He has over 20 years of medical research experience. He is an
associate professor with tenure in the Departments of Microbiology and
Immunology and pediatrics
at the Dalhousie University. Dr. Lin has been
involved in the studies of immunological mechanisms in the host defense
against microbial pathogens and ...
Global Probiotics Council Announces First Awardees for New Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research
... to contribute to
the advancement of probiotics and gut microbiota research in the United
Ajay S. Gulati, MD, an Assistant Professor of pediatrics
department of Pediatric Gastroenterology at the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill, was selected for his research ...
Anesiva Launches Needle-Free Zingo(TM) to Reduce Pain from IV Starts and Blood Draws in Children
... References (1) Wong DL, Baker CM. Pain in children: comparison of assessment scales. Pediatr Nurs. 1988;14(1):9-17. (2) American Academy of pediatrics
Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health and American Pain Society Task Force on Pain in Infants, Children, and ...
FDA Approves CONCERTA(R) (methylphenidate HCI) Extended-release Tablets for Treatment of ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) in Adults
... Inc., is committed to meeting the needs of pediatric
medicine through the development of therapies specifically formulated for
children. McNeil pediatrics
markets CONCERTA(R) for the treatment of
children, adolescents and adults with ADHD in the United States. McNeil
Pediatrics continues to explore ...
Results of Study in Pre-School Children Published in Clinical Pediatrics Adds to Support for Importance of Dietary DHA Intake
... COLUMBIA, Md., June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A study published in
the May issue of Clinical pediatrics
indicates that higher DHA levels are
associated with improved listening comprehension and vocabulary skills in
preschool children. The study, ...
Increased Drug Related Cardiac Toxicity Leads Gwathmey Preclinical Testing Services to Create Novel Cardionomics(TM) Services for Preclinical Cardiac Safety Screening of Drug Candidates
... M.D., F.A.C.C. Chief, Cardiology Division VA Hospital University of California, San Francisco
Michael Rosen, M.D. Professor of Pharmacology and pediatrics
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Stephen F. Vatner, M.D. Chair, Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, Professor University ...
Society for Biomolecular Sciences Announces 2008 Conference Speaker Line-up
... FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation.
Joining Dr. Woodcock as a keynote speaker will be Jonathan D. Gitlin,
M.D., the Helene B. Roberson Professor of pediatrics
and Professor of
Genetics at the Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Gitlin's
speech entitled "Child Health Research in the 21st Century: ...
C1-Esterase Inhibitor Concentrate Rapidly Relieves Abdominal and Facial Attacks in Patients with Hereditary Angioedema, According to Pivotal Study
... About I.M.P.A.C.T. 2
In a separate open label study presented at the AAAAI 64th Annual
Meeting, Timothy J. Craig, D.O., Professor of Medicine and pediatrics
Penn State University in Hershey, PA and his colleagues found C1-INH to be
a safe and effective treatment for HAE attacks at any body site.
Apieron, Inc. Announces FDA Clearance of the Insight(TM) eNO System to Assist Physicians with Patient Asthma Management
... to intelligently assess and
manage the key pathologic feature of asthma, airway inflammation," said
Peter B. Boggs, M.D., Clinical Professor of pediatrics
and Medicine, LSU
School of Medicine, Shreveport, Louisiana. "Prior to the availability to
measure eNO, assessing and managing airway inflammation ...
U.S. FDA Licenses DAPTACEL(R) Vaccine for the Fifth Consecutive Dose in the Pediatric DTaP Immunization Series
... as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
(CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), the American
Academy of pediatrics
(AAP), and the American Academy of Family Physicians
The fifth consecutive dose of DAPTACEL vaccine also provides a
convenient fit with the ...