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Supportive devices or unnecessary surveillance?

... Research at Philips, said, This book is mandatory reading for anyone who is professionally active in the ... wishing to praise a book often say, essential reading for anyone concerned with But I would go beyond ... World of Ambient Intelligence should be required reading for anyone concerned with public policy involving ...

McCulley/Cuppan Announced Today The Launch Of A New Series Of Web-Based Training Programs For Professionals In The Biopharmaceutical And Life Science Industries

... over the years about how regulatory agency personnel engage in the task of reading large, complex documents. Anybody sitting in on this session will walk ... they need to design content in their documents to support the regulatory reading style." About McCulley/Cuppan Since 1994 McCulley/Cuppan, a ...

St. Paul Radiology Selects AMICAS

... St. Paul Radiology is a private 84-radiologist practice providing reading services for more than one million annual exams at seven imaging centers, ... "We are a very large radiology practice that provides reading services for a highly heterogeneous imaging environment," said Joseph H. ...

"Brave New Reality" Provides a Wide Spectrum of High Tech News and Easy Science.

... to embrace runaway technological progress and educate themselves by reading top science articles, interviews, books and vivid tutorials with lucid ... to absorb the technical content. Regular visitors can spend more time reading an article and looking up definitions and references, without feeling the ...

James W. Backstrom, M.D., Named Chief Medical Officer of Foundation Radiology Group

... out of Foundation Radiology Group's headquarters and Diagnostic Imaging reading Center in Downtown Pittsburgh. About Foundation Radiology ... service bureaus. The Group's administrative office, data processing and reading center is located at Three Gateway Center, in downtown Pittsburgh, where ...

Three Palm Software Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Its WorkstationOne(TM) Breast Imaging Workstation

... for subtle abnormalities on the mammograms. "WorkstationOne's unique reading protocol provides a very efficient environment for reading digital mammography exams," said Dr. Laszlo Tabar, Professor of Radiology ...

CuraGen Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... interests of Celldex and its directors and executive officers, and CuraGen and its directors and executive officers, in the proposed transaction by reading the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus regarding the transaction when it becomes available. This communication shall not constitute an offer to sell ...

Cornerstone Therapeutics Announces Closing of Chiesi Transaction

... the year ended December 31, 2008 previously filed with the SEC. Additional information regarding the interests of those persons may be obtained by reading the proxy statement relating to the proposed amendments. Zyflo CR((R)) is a registered trademark of Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. ...

Oprah, Luke Skywalker and Maradona -- new study investigates how our brains respond to them

... He added: "Interestingly, in humans, the same "concept" of Marilyn can be evoked with other stimulus modalities, for instance by hearing or reading her name. Brain imaging studies have identified cortical areas in the human temporal lobe that are selective to voices and words. However, how ...

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

... viable procedure for virtually any size laboratory. The Vizion(R) system adds easy-to-read digital imaging capability to take the guesswork out of reading susceptibility results. For more information on TREK products, visit www.trekds.com . Dynex Technologies will feature ...

Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Special Meeting of Stockholders for Vote with Respect to Charter Amendments

... the year ended December 31, 2008 previously filed with the SEC. Additional information regarding the interests of those persons may be obtained by reading the proxy statement relating to the proposed amendments. About Cornerstone Therapeutics Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq CM: CRTX), ...

Optimal Reading Services Group, Inc. Receives Investment from Health Evolution Partners

... for Expansion in Medical Imaging Management For Hospitals, Clinics and Radiology Groups BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimal reading Services Group, Inc., a US-based, leading provider of medical imaging optimization services for hospitals, imaging centers and radiology groups, ...

Abbott Named One of the Top 10 Companies for Scientists

... news, business and careers. We reach the leaders in academia and industry that are interested in maintaining a broad view of the life sciences by reading insightful articles that are current, concise, accurate and entertaining. For more information about The Scientist , visit www.the-scientist.com ...

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

... awareness events for the disease since Gehrig brought it to prominence seven decades ago. On July 4, 2009, each home team will host an on-field reading of Gehrig's Farewell speech. All players will wear a "4ALS" patch on their chest and MLB will promote the effort in a variety of ways, including ...

WellGen, Inc. Launches Te Ame(TM) Nutritional Supplements With Proven Health Benefits of Proprietary Black Tea Extract

... product description and more information about Te Ame. It also invites consumers to be part of the Te Ame community by posting their own comments, reading blogs about Te Ame written by the company's scientific and product development professionals, and through other social networking features. Te ...

Wyeth Announces Full Redemption of $2 Convertible Preferred Stock

... of Wyeth and its directors and executive officers in the proposed merger, which may be different than those of Wyeth's stockholders generally, by reading the proxy statement/prospectus and other relevant documents regarding the proposed merger, when filed with the SEC. ...

UH initiative will use 'Harry Potter' to conjure love for science in Houston-area schools

... adult literature to do that. My mentee is constantly immersed in the fantasy world of Stephanie Myer's Twilight book series, and I am currently reading it so I can better connect with him." The graduate students will complete a four-week certification course this summer to plan the hands-on ...

Brazil's top automakers to distribute 2 million copies of the 'Ethanol Handbook' in partnership with the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association

... -- Starting in May, buyers of all flex- fuel vehicles manufactured in Brazil by Fiat, Ford, General Motors and Volkswagen will find extra reading material in the glove compartment of their new cars. Along with the owner's manual, they'll receive the Ethanol Handbook, a concise, to-the-point ...

Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education

... ear, providing people with severe-to-profound hearing loss the ability to identify sounds in their environment and often to understand speech without reading lips. The cochlear implant is recognized as a standard treatment for profound deafness by the American Medical Association and the American Academy ...

American Society of Anesthesiologists Primary Agenda Displayed Says Dr. Barry Friedberg of Cosmetic Surgery Anesthesia

... patient safety monitor when I searched the ASA Newsletter on their web site during that time frame. During that time I was still a member and recall reading the debates on the subject the Newsletter I got in the mail," he says. "Like people, organizations tend to prioritize their efforts and ...

Medicsight Unveils New Version of ColonCAD(TM) at ECR 2009

... Hospital, London, UK commented today, "We welcome this latest improvement to Medicsight's ColonCAD product. CAD is now an integral part of our reading strategy in routine clinical practice. It improves interpretation accuracy and is complimentary to workflow." Internal testing on a dataset of ...

Clemson researchers advance nanoscale electromechanical sensors

... would beep or flash as they read gas and chemical levels on site." The potential applications are varied, he said. In addition to simultaneously reading multiple kinds of toxins in the environment, these electromechanical sensors have been shown to measure changes in humidity and temperature. ...

Duke researchers coax bright white light from unexpected source

... used in bumper-mounted brake lights, Everitt said. "They are good enough for decoration and for use in traffic lights, but they don't make good reading lights because they are not of a white color that our eyes use best," Liu said. White LEDs on the market now are costly, short-lived and not truly ...

Houston LASIK Eye Surgery Expert and Pioneer Jack Holladay, M.D. Joins Influential Group of Eye Surgeons Listed at Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... our patients who suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. The Holladay LASIK Institute also treats patients who have trouble reading (up close). Our practice uses the most modern refractive technology and our surgeons have the proven expertise to ensure you receive the best ...

Clemson researchers advance nanoscale electromechanical sensors

... would beep or flash as they read gas and chemical levels on site." The potential applications are varied, he said. In addition to simultaneously reading multiple kinds of toxins in the environment, these electromechanical sensors have been shown to measure changes in humidity and temperature. ...

Nventa Biopharmaceuticals Announces Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Recent Corporate Highlights

... "forecast", "project", "estimate" and "believe" or other similar words and phrases may identify forward-looking statements or information. Persons reading this press release are cautioned that such statements or information are only expectations, and that the company's actual future results or ...

ThromboGenics N.V.: Business Update

... received the highest dose of microplasmin there was an improvement in vision (6.9 more letters read on a standard eye chart compared to a baseline reading prior to treatment); this compares with a 0.1 letter improvement for the placebo group. Microplasmin in Stroke In late September, the Company ...

OriGene Announces 37,000 ORF cDNA Clones in a GFP Vector

... GFP (green fluorescence protein) vector, enabling easy transfection monitoring and protein expression. With this launch, over 25,000 human ORF (open reading frame) clones and 12,000 mouse ORF clones can be ordered in pCMV-tGFP vector. In early October, the 2008 Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded to ...

DynaVox Releases Software Version 1.05 for DynaVox V and Vmax

... release for the V and Vmax is very exciting. Software version 1.05 streamlines communication and device support and makes basic tasks such as reading a book or using computer software easier and more accessible," said Jim Shea, DynaVox's vice president of marketing. " This release is the ...

Progress toward new storage media

... to represent 0 and 1, data storage also requires a unique "address" for each storage location that can be identified by the optical writing and reading units of the computer. This requires an interface that makes the nanoscopic spin-state transitions of the molecular switching units compatible with ...

FDA Approves Duramed's LoSEASONIQUE(R) Oral Contraceptive

... of the Company and its directors and executive officers in the merger, which may be different than those of the Company's stockholders generally, by reading the proxy statement and other relevant documents regarding the proposed merger, when filed with the SEC. ...

Lilly Announces Launch of Color Differentiation System for Humalog(R) and Humulin(R) U-100 Insulin Products in the United States

... factor beyond the actual wording on the label. However, people should remember that color differentiation of insulin is not a substitute for reading the label carefully before using insulin." The first device to be packaged in accordance with the new color differentiation system is Humalog(R) ...

Barr Receives Approval for Generic Version of Razadyne(R) ER Capsules

... of the Company and its directors and executive officers in the merger, which may be different than those of the Company's stockholders generally, by reading the proxy statement and other relevant documents regarding the proposed merger, when filed with the SEC. ...

Carilion Clinic Invests in Sight Saving Technology to Improve Patient Care: Carilion Clinic Teams Up with Retasure

... patients' retinal images during a three to five minute procedure. Images are transmitted over a secure, HIPAA compliant network to an accredited reading center. A state-licensed and board-certified ophthalmologist reviews the images and results are returned to the original physician within 72 hours. ...

Barr Receives Approval for Generic Version of Razadyne(R) Tablets

... of the Company and its directors and executive officers in the merger, which may be different than those of the Company's stockholders generally, by reading the proxy statement and other relevant documents regarding the proposed merger, when filed with the SEC. ...

BIOLOCK(TM) USA Launches Affordable Fingerprint door Locks for Homes and Offices

... [protection and convenience]. Fingerprint recognition locks combine a conventional cylinder lockset with state-of-the-art biometric reading circuitry and a digital keypad for added security. Biometric technology utilizes computerized methods to identify a person based on their unique ...

Climate change: When it rains it (really) pours

... global warming will increase the intensity of extreme precipitation events. A new study conducted at the University of Miami and the University of reading (U.K.) provides the first observational evidence to confirm the link between a warmer climate and more powerful rainstorms. One of the most ...

OncoGenex receives completed Special Protocol Assessment for primary registration study of lead drug candidate OGX-011

... may obtain additional information regarding the interests of OncoGenex, Sonus and their respective executive officers and directors in the merger by reading the Proxy Statement for such proposed transaction. The Proxy Statement and other relevant materials, and any other documents filed by Sonus with ...

Angiotech to Establish Separate Operating and Royalty Businesses

... year, which was filed with the SEC on March 31, 2008. Investors may obtain additional information regarding the interest of such participants by reading the proxy statement regarding the acquisition when it becomes available. About Angiotech Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a global specialty ...

Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014

... year, which was filed with the SEC on March 31, 2008. Investors may obtain additional information regarding the interest of such participants by reading the proxy statement regarding the acquisition when it becomes available. About Angiotech Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a global specialty ...
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(Date:7/9/2014)... Calif. Jason Stajich , an associate professor ... University of California, Riverside, has been awarded the 2014 ... America, a scientific society dedicated to advancing the science ... kinds including mushrooms, molds, truffles, yeasts, lichens, plant pathogens, ... and each year recognizes an outstanding early-career mycologist. Stajich ...
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(Date:7/9/2014)... the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of ... have received an $8 million grant from the National ... light therapy (PDT) in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma, ... manifests itself in the lining of the lungs and ... grant will fund a clinical trial and additional studies ...
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