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2 Springer authors receive NWO/Spinoza Prize in the Netherlands

... are Springer authors, Marten Scheffer and Albert van den Berg. The prize, also viewed as the 'Dutch ... Shallow Lakes with Springer. Professor Albert van den Berg is a physicist at the University of ... as the development of new medical equipment. Dr. van den Berg is co-author of the Springer book ...

Agendia to Present Multiple Predictive and Prognostic Studies on Breast and Colorectal Cancers at ASCO Annual Meeting

... A. M. Glas, F. A. de Snoo, S. C. Linn, L. J. van 't Veer Date: Saturday, May 30, 2009 ... Perou, M. Cheang, A. DeMichele, L. Carey, L. J. van 't Veer, J. Gray, E. Petricoin, K. Conway, D. ... E. J. Rutgers, A. M. Glas, S. C. Linn, L. J. van 't Veer Date: Sunday, May 31, 2009 ...

First Use in Coronary Patients of a Combined Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Ultrasound Imaging Catheter

... on a team led by Dr. Patrick Serruys, Dr. Martin van der Ent performed the procedures on May 11, 2009 ... of the Thoraxcenter, led by Prof. Dr. Ton van der Steen, provided expertise essential to the ... technical and a clinical perspective," says Prof. van der Steen. James E. Muller, M.D., ...

SiliconSky GPS Designs First AGPS-Enabled Asthma Inhaler for Landmark Research Program

... Edward Olson, CEO of SiliconSky GPS, and David van Sickle, a University of Wisconsin researcher and ... to be reliably gathered and relayed back to van Sickle's research database in real-time, where ... many GPS asthma inhalers currently in use in van Sickle's University of Wisconsin program, ...

New Pharmaxis Board Appointment

... the U.S. life science investment manager Richard van den Broek to its Board of Directors. Mr van den Broek is founder and managing partner of HSMR ... register since 2005. During his career Mr van den Broek has worked on both the buy and ...

Van Andel Institute Joins the MetaMiner Oncology Partnership Program

... Medicine at Grand Rapids, Mich.-based van Andel Institute, has joined the MetaMiner ... to the field to get up to speed quickly." van Andel Institute announced in February an alliance ... web site at www.genego.com . About van Andel Institute Established by Jay and ...

New Generation Biofuels Signs Sales Contract with Catoctin Mountain Growers to Supply up to 370,000 gallons of Renewable Biofuel

... looking for ways to reduce our cost," said Bob van Wingerden, president of Catoctin Mountain ... is an opportunity we could not pass up," van Wingerden concluded. About New Generation ... a greenhouse operation started by Bob and Denise van Wingerden in 1985. It is a wholesale greenhouse ...

DNA duplication: A mechanism for 'survival of the fittest'

... Jeffrey Fawcett, Steven Maere and Yves van de Peer (VIB-UGent) have been working as ... duplications as closely as possible. Yves van de Peer's group then noticed that the most recent ... to the new climate. In previous research, Yves van de Peer had discovered very old genome ...

New study examines effects of Graniteville, S.C., chlorine gas disaster

... to chlorine gas since World War I," said David van Sickle, Ph.D., a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ... gas release poses to health care facilities." van Sickle added that hospitals need to be able to ... would need to respond effectively in the future," van Sickle said. According to the report, many ...

Agendia Presents Data Supporting MammaPrint's Predictive and Prognostic Power at 2009 St. Gallen Breast Cancer Conference

... R. Buttner, F. A. de Snoo, O. Krijgsman, E. van Lienen, A. Glas, and R. Bender. Thursday, ... G. Viale, A. Glas, I. Eekhout, M. Knauer, and LJ van 't Veer. Thursday, 12 March 2009 ... M Knauer, EJT Rutgers, S Mook, F Cardoso, MJ van de Vijver, G Viale, AM Glas, M. Saghatchian, M ...

Researchers at the University of Georgia Discover Protein is Crucial to Reproduction of Parasites Involved in Disease

... of Georgia led by postdoctoral associate Giel van Dooren has discovered a protein in T. gondii that ... of Georgia led by postdoctoral associate Giel van Dooren has discovered a protein in T. gondii that ... into the biology of related parasites," said van Dooren. The study was published today in the ...

Kidneys for Transplant Function Earlier and Last Longer When Preserved in a Machine Compared to the Traditional Box of Ice

... perfusion center liaison) Jaap Homan van der Heide (member) Ernst van Heurn (member) Jean-Paul Squifflet (member) ... Smits (Eurotransplant, statistician) Margitta van Kasterop-Kutz (Eurotransplant, data manager) ...

Dry adhesive based on carbon nanotubes gets stronger, with directional gripping ability

... the nanotubes and the surface, maximizing the van der Waals forces that occur at the atomic scale. ... "When you have line contact along, you have van der Waals forces acting along the entire length ... nanotubes, but when you have a point contact, the van der Waals forces act only at the tip of the ...

Northwestern chemist investigates lost reds in Homer painting

... ago, when Northwestern University chemist Richard van Duyne developed a powerful new sensing technique, ... sky, leaving that area virtually without color. van Duyne, Charles E. and Emma H. Morrison Professor ... (SERS), the analytical technique pioneered by van Duyne in 1977. SERS uses laser light and ...

'Sticky nanotubes' hold key to future technologies

... attractive forces between individual atoms called van der Waals forces. "Operating in a nanoscale ... flypaper everywhere because of the attraction of van der Waals forces," Raman said. "These forces are ... hairs called setae on the animal's front feet use van der Waals adhesion. "The question is, how does ...

The Recession List - Top 10 Industries to Fly and Flop in 2008

... Senior analyst at IBISWorld, George van Horn explained: "The VoIP providers industry will ... role in the sector's success," said Mr. van Horn. As a result of the Federal Government ... full saturation in American households," said Mr. van Horn. "Furthermore, broadband services will ...

Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics to Appoint Philippe van Holle (Celgene) to Supervisory Board

... will submit the appointment of Mr. Philippe van Holle, Head of Celgene Europe (NASDAQ: CELG ) to its Annual General Meeting of shareholders. Mr. van Holle is expected to replace non-independent ... all the current non-independent directors. Mr. van Holle has 30 years of marketing and sales ...

New adhesive mimics gecko toe hairs

... to the secret of gecko adhesion: intermolecular van der Waals forces that remain weak until surfaces ... the first direct experimental verification of a van der Waals mechanism for gecko foot-hair adhesion. ... the end into billions of nanoscale spatulae. The van der Waals forces come into play when these ...

Progentix Orthobiology B.V. Closes Series A Financing Round

... Progentix Orthobiology technology," says Edward van Wezel M.Sc., managing partner at ... biomaterials and tissue engineering." Dr. Clemens van Blitterswijk, professor in Tissue Regeneration at ... Twente and former CEO of IsoTis N.V., and Edward van Wezel will join the board of directors of ...

BioVex Appoints Genzyme Executive, Jan van Heek, as Chairman of the Board of Directors

... announced today that it has appointed Jan van Heek, age 58, as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. van Heek is employed as a Senior Advisor to the CEO ... to head the Company's therapeutics division. Mr. van Heek has played a key role in building Genzyme's ...

CNCA Exceeds Standards in Nutritional Supplement Quality, Protects Public

... of the claimed silymarin content," said Paul van Ness, managing director at CNCA. "Other brands ... Thistle Pro passed ConsumerLab.com testing," said van Ness. "But we aren't surprised that it did -- ... to healthcare practitioners at CTCA," explained van Ness. "Consumerlab.com has done a great job in ...

Dr. Thomas Van Dyke Renowned Boston University Professor Joins Imagenetix's Medical Advisory Board

... Van Dyke to its Medical Advisory Board. Dr. van Dyke will provide guidance to Imagenetix on their ... and prevention of periodontal disease. Dr. van Dyke is Professor, Department of Periodontology ... Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Dr. van Dyke has extensive experience as a consultant to ...

Agendia BV Appoints Mr. Hessel Lindenbergh as Chairman of its Supervisory Board

... the Netherland's Cancer Institute (NKI), Pieter van der Meer from Gilde Health Care, Gertjan van der Baan from van Herk Biotech B.V., and Dr. Gosse Bruisma, an ...

Alba Therapeutics Appoints Dr. Betsy Van Parijs as Its Senior Vice President, Clinical Development and Medical Affairs

... today announced the appointment of Betsy van Parijs, M.D., Ph.D. to Senior Vice President, ... team. "We are very pleased to announce that Dr. van Parijs is joining Alba in this critical ... dedicated and innovative organization," said Dr. van Parijs. Prior to joining Alba, ....

International Milk Genomics & Human Health Symposium Speaker Program Announced

... of CRV BV addressing the selection of animals on milk composition, Toon van Hooijdonk from Friesland Campina talking about strategies to differentiate ... Sciences Center, Felicie Faucon of the Institute de l'Elevage-CNEIL, Johan van Arendonk of Wageningen University, Marion Boutinaud of the Institute ...

Ricardo Launches Consortium to Evaluate Lubricant Challenges of Future Low Carbon Engine Technologies

... van BUREN TWP., Mich. , July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricardo, Inc., the US ... agencies. Ricardo's U.S. operation, Ricardo, Inc., is headquartered in van Buren Township, Michigan. Ricardo plc posted sales of $394 million in ...

Dutch Medical Equipment Producer Nucletron Strengthens Leading Position in Cancer Radiation Therapy Market

... worldwide," said Eric van't Hooft, CEO of Isodose Control BV. van 't Hooft in fact founded Nucletron in 1975 and built it into a successful ... merging it to Dutch stock exchange-listed Delft Instruments NV in 1994. van 't Hooft left nine years later to found Isodose Control in 2003. Van't ...

ULURU to Present Clinical Evidence and Advanced Research on Altrazeal at the Society for Advance Wound Care Conference for 2009

... will be presented on posters on display during the meeting. Renaat van den Hooff, President & CEO of ULURU Inc., commented: "We are excited ... Securities and Exchange Commission. Contact: Company Renaat van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. Wallberg Vice President ...

Metabolex Announces Election of Kurt von Emster to Board of Directors

... of a seasoned private and public company investor," said Harold van Wart, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Metabolex. "We look ... follows the resignation of Rob Chess from the Board of Directors. Dr. van Wart added, "I would like to thank Rob for his many valuable contributions ...

Valdoxan(R) Granted Marketing Authorisation for the Treatment of Major Depressive Episodes in Europe

... I. Int Clin Psychopharmacol. 2004;19:271-280 (8) Leproult R, van Ondergergen A, L'Hermite-Balériaux M, van Cautert E, Copinschi G. Clin Endocrinol. 2005;63:298-304. ...

Nyenrode Honorary Doctorate for Professor Michael E. Porter

... Dutch Biotech Cluster. Professor Porter's promotor is Professor Dr. Fred van Eenennaam, Director of the Nyenrode Strategy Center and chairman of the ... with Nyenrode and the Nyenrode Strategy Center led by prof. dr. Fred van Eenennaam. Prof. dr. Bert de Groot, Dean en Rector Magnificus: ...

Nexsun Corp Names Industry Executive David Pyrce as Chief Executive Officer

... Mr. Pyrce was also Managing Director and Vice President of First Security van Kasper, an investment banking firm and General Partner of the van Kasper Growth Fund, a venture capital fund. Mr. Pyrce completed the ...

AMT CEO Ronald Lorijn Steps Down

... making gene therapy available to them", said Ronald Lorijn. Sander van Deventer: "I look forward to guiding AMT at this important stage with the ... people at our company." Ferdinand Verdonck adds: "Sander van Deventer has in-depth knowledge of gene therapy and of the company as he ...

EcoSphere(R) Biolatex(TM) Secures Funding from Granholm and Invest Michigan!

... some great ancillary benefits in paper manufacturing," states John van Leeuwen, C.E.O. of EcoSynthetix. "When we sampled the test runs with ... expect will pay dividends in high paying job opportunities," stated van Leeuwen. "This move will also influence the build-out of other ...

Miniaturizing memory: Taking data storage to the molecular level

... the inner tube will 'float' within the outer, responding to electrostatic, van der Waals and capillary forces. Passing power through the nanotubes allows ... information using binary code. When the power source is switched off, van der Waals force which governs attraction between molecules keeps the ...

MammaPrint(R) Breast Cancer Test Provides Valuable Insight for Personalized Treatment Decisions

... the course of care for their patients with breast cancer," said Laura van 't Veer, Ph.D., Head of Molecular Pathology at the Netherlands Cancer ... information provided by MammaPrint as benefiting patient management," Dr. van 't Veer said. Both abstracts will also be published in the May 20 ...

BD Announces Acquisition of Cytopeia

... acquisition, BD gains the scientific leadership and insights of Dr. Ger van den Engh, a renowned innovator in flow cytometry. Dr. van den Engh will join BD Biosciences, a segment of BD, as Vice President, ...

Novel Approach to Treat Alzheimer's and Other Diseases Offered by Targeting Cell Membrane RAFTS

... also has potential in a diverse number of indications," said Charl van Zyl, CEO of JADO. The authors of the paper are: Lawrence Rajendran(1), ... Contacts: JADO Technologies Halsin Partners Charl van Zyl, CEO Mike Sinclair, Director +49(0)351-796-3800 ...

Sloning and the Kornberg group at Stanford University starting evaluation project regarding the synthesis of a Statistically Randomized Gene Library

... identify relevant mutants of a S. cerevisiae RNA Polymerase II. Jan van den Brulle, Scientific Director at Sloning commented, “We are ... standards for biosafety and biosecurity. Contact Dr. Jan van den Brulle, Scientific Director +49 89 80 95 – 0 email: ...

Lustgarten Foundation Announces $1.25 Million Commitment to Pancreatic Cancer Biomarker Development Project

... Cancer Institute, University of California at San Francisco and van Andel Research Institute - Biomarker Development Project is expected to ... Cancer Institute, University of California at San Francisco and van Andel Research Institute. The Project is expected to complete by the end ...
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