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Carnegie Mellon develops innovative method to detect genetic causes of complex diseases

... multiple genetic variations that contribute to complex disease syndromes such as diabetes, asthma and ... of genes or traits that are responsible for complex diseases. Professor Eric P. Xing and ... power in detecting gene variants associated with complex symptoms compared with other methods. In one ...

TriReme Medical, Inc. Receives CE Marking for Glider(TM) PTCA Dilatation Catheter

... to improve the treatment of patients with complex coronary disease at or near side branches. The ... possible treatment for patients suffering from complex arterial disease." About Bifurcation ... interventional cardiologists use a variety of complex techniques that involve the modification and ...

OB10 and Memorial Hermann Show How e-Invoicing Program Optimized Accounts Payables and P-Card Spend

... their extensive experience in working with large, complex organizations like ours." Memorial ... value and clarity to customers that have large, complex accounts payable processing systems. We ... network. OB10 simplifies and streamlines the complex invoice-to-pay processes. Neither client ...

Nick Jonas Joins with Washington Nationals to Support Children with Diatbetes

... the creation of a new Pediatric Diabetes Care complex at Children's National Medical Center in the ... the creation of a new Pediatric Diabetes Care complex at Children's National Medical Center in the ... $2 million toward the new Pediatric Diabetes Care complex at Children's National, and all text donations ...

Virginia Bioinformatics Institute to develop petascale computer modeling capabilities

... million billion) operations per second means that complex studies of global populations at the level of the ... needs to be met if we are to understand these complex socio-technical phenomena." The ... and efficiency for modeling a class of highly complex systems that are critical to the study of a wide ...

Health Integrated Hosts Industry Collaborative Focused on the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH)

... focal point for every challenged patient in a complex healthcare system, it is being implemented or ... interested in PCMH as one strategy to address a complex set of healthcare problems," says Steve ... ill patients with co-morbid conditions, including complex psychosocial issues, represent the greatest ...

Potential Silver Bullet for Swine Flu and Most Common Infections Using Green Technology Patented in U.S. and Mexico

... technology that utilizes ionic silver in a unique complex for optimal delivery in the human body. The complex was granted broad patent protection in the U.S. ... ions in the human body. "The Opti-Silver complex represents a quantum leap in utilizing ionic ...

Study pinpoints novel cancer gene and biomarker

... researchers knew that flaws in the retromer complex can cause cells to be vulnerable to rapamycin, ... yeast cell size. This suggested that the retromer complex in yeast is important for chemical signals sent ... mammalian GOLPH3 also works with the retromer complex to control the activity of TOR in mammal cells ...

BRIT1 allows DNA repair teams access to damaged sites

... shows that BRIT1 connects with another protein complex to relax DNA's tight packaging at the site of the ... enhanced binding to a known chromatin remodeling complex called SWI-SNF when a specific site on the complex is phosphorylated. BRIT1 also maintains the ...

Structures from the human immune system's oldest branch shed light on a range of diseases

... by a microbe, the proteins ultimately form a complex enzyme called C3 convertase, initiating a cascade ... of C3 convertase and of the C3b fragment in complex with factor H. The work appears this month in two ... to make crystals by stabilizing the convertase complex with an inhibitor from the Staphylococcus aureus ...

USC researchers identify DNA mutation that occurs at beginning point of T-cell lymphoma

... identified a specific enzyme known as the RAG complex that occasionally cuts the chromosome at an ... uncontrollably. They showed that the RAG complex selects the wrong target largely because the ... is wrapped (called chromatin) lures the RAG complex to the wrong site. "The immune system is ...

VBI researchers develop new method for breast cancer biomarker discovery

... approach that allows them to profile in detail complex cellular extracts of proteins. The method has ... technologies for fast biomarker fingerprinting in complex cellular extracts. The goal of biomarker ... of these cells will help us better understand the complex biochemical signaling pathways involved in the ...

DFG establishes nine new collaborative research centers

... models that can better model, predict and control complex technical processes. Other topics include studies ... Professor Matthias Ballauff) How can complex processes in economics and technology be ... to the time-specific aspect in the composition of complex meaning. Thus, the objective is to extend the ...

The Bank of New York Mellon Appointed Trustee and Agent for Niagara Health System's New Health-Care Complex

... to build Niagara Health System's new Health-Care complex and Walker Family Cancer Centre in St. Catharines, Ontario. The $759 million health care complex will consolidate acute and ambulatory services, ... defaults, and providing value-added services for complex debt structures. The Bank of New York Mellon ...

Abbott's XIENCE V(R) Demonstrates Impressive Low Rates of Repeat Procedure, Stent Thrombosis and Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Complex, 'Real World' Patients in SPIRIT V Study

... and major adverse cardiac events (MACE) in a complex patient population. In the SPIRIT V (five) study, ... multi-vessel disease and patients with highly complex lesions. "The data from real-world studies ... in a patient population with a high percentage of complex lesions, XIENCE V exhibits remarkably low event ...

New Insight Into Primate Eye Evolution

... help scientists understand how a structure as complex as the eye could change gradually through ... broader implications for understanding how the complex human brain evolved from simpler mammalian ... brain that are disproportionately larger in more complex brains develop last during embryonic growth. ...

Beverage Industry Fighting Childhood Obesity by Helping Children Balance Calories

... beverages are the wrong public policy for such a complex problem, said Susan Neely, president and CEO of ... effective public policy development to address a complex social challenge. Through the Alliance for a ... Taxes are just the wrong public policy for a complex problem like childhood obesity." The ...

Body movements can influence problem solving, researchers report

... can use bodily cues to help understand and solve complex problems. The study, appearing in an upcoming ... body motion can affect higher order thought, the complex thinking needed to solve complicated problems, ... in specific patterns can also aid in solving complex problems, but this is the first study to show ...

IROs Help Cut Health Plan Costs During the Recession

... plan enrollees gain coverage they deserve for complex or controversial cases, such as multiple organ ... can increase health plan costs. Outsourcing complex cases or appeals to an accredited IROs provides ... "Spending money with an IRO to determine complex and controversial issues is simple way to reduce ...

Stereotaxis' Market Leadership Highlighted at Heart Rhythm 2009

... featured or discussed regarding the treatment of complex cardiac arrhythmias. These presentations include ... Navigation for the Treatment of Pediatric complex Congenital Arrhythmias." Dr. Wu will present at ... is designed to enable physicians to complete more complex interventional procedures by providing image ...

Study reveals current multi-component vaccines may need reworking

... lymph node. Once there, major histocompatibility complex (MHC} class II proteins inside the dendritic ... of competing reactions, a peptide:MHC class II complex can accumulate at the surface of the dendritic ... for a given peptide to fit into it before the complex heads to the cell's surface to recruit T cells. ...

Mangos Honored with 6 HMR Awards

... remarks, "Because the world of healthcare is a complex one, our clients appreciate the fact that we have experience across the healthcare continuum, from complex imaging technology and drug distribution to ... Clients around the world turn to them to make complex business issues simple, human and relevant. ...

Ingenuity Systems Announces Multi-Year Deal With AstraZeneca

... and communicating the dynamic behaviors of complex biological systems," said Dr Ian Dix, Principal ... researchers to model, analyze, and understand the complex biological and chemical systems at the core of ... literature findings that allow scientists to ask complex biological questions and gain rapid insight into ...

Research Highlights Genetic Risk for Autism

... to one of two new studies highlighting the complex genetic roots of the disorder. Both genes are ... the brain's frontal lobe region, responsible for complex social behavior and abstract thought, and are ... then this will affect our ability to engage in complex behaviors and learn new skills. And this could ...

ASHG hosts fourth annual DNA Day essay contest, supports genetics education efforts

... school contain little or no information about complex traits which are those influenced by many ... varieties, or whether some traits have a more complex pattern of inheritance. For the first essay ... investigation will probably uncover even more complex modes of inheritance and relationships between ...

Microsoft Introduces Groundbreaking Technology for Life Sciences

... to collect, analyze, interpret and share complex data from a wide range of diseases and ... Sciences "hybrid store" manages both simple and complex data, including experimental protocol ... theories to data, identify the best solutions to complex problems, and predict new relationships. ...

'Pain in the ICU' report suggests comprehensive approach

... As a whole, the article series reviews the complex nature of pain experienced by a critical care ... teams, and family involvement. The complex Nature of Pain in the ICU Patients in the ICU ... to assess and manage pain sufficiently. "The complex nature of caring for the critically ill, ...

CVS Caremark Awarded Platinum Honors for Best Practices in Consumer Health Improvement by URAC

... counseling and support for patients with complex pharmacy needs WOONSOCKET, R.I., April 2 ... one-on-one medication counseling. Patients with complex pharmacy needs -- those on multiple medications ... Management program provides those patients with complex pharmacy needs with access to personalized ...

Einstein scientists propose new theory of autism

... Neural Regeneration at Einstein. Autism is a complex developmental disability that affects a person's ... response. It is also involved in a variety of complex behaviors, such as attentional focusing (the ... higher-order brain centers that are involved in complex cognitive tasks," says Dr. Mehler. Drs. ...

Waters Corporation Announces the Purchase of UPLC/MS Systems by the National Cancer Institute for Advanced Metabolomics Research

... thousands of metabolic biomarkers present in a complex sample such as urine can be a daunting task. Only ... target compounds at low concentrations in highly complex and diverse samples. The Xevo TQ MS System uses ... scan capability to meet the demands of today's complex analyses. This allows scientists to more easily ...

Boston Scientific Announces Schedule For ACC 2009

... results will offer further insight into this complex patient population." Schedule of Events ... on one-year outcomes following CABG and PCI in complex patients with left main and/or three-vessel ... discuss the impact of age on one-year outcomes in complex patients from the SYNTAX trial. Results will be ...

TRICAST, Inc. and Gorman Health Group Form Partnership to Fully Support Medicare Part D Oversight

... of pharmacy benefits are captured by the complex pricing and management of this benefit," says ... manage multimillion dollar drug spends and complex utilization issues. TRICAST's approach provides ... to drug costs. "We continue to identify complex instances of FWA," Rucinski adds. "In certain ...

Smith & Nephew Announces Symposium for Optimizing Outcomes in Burn Care

... their synergistic use of these products to manage complex burn wounds and soft tissue injuries. The ... protection and progression towards healing of complex burns and other soft tissue injuries, helping ... usage of products in the management of complex burn wounds and soft tissue injuries -- A panel ...

Astrocytes help separate man from mouse

... signals, are bigger, faster, and much more complex than those in mice and rats. "There aren't ... astrocytes are more sophisticated and have more complex processing power," added Nedergaard, who spoke ... Human astrocytes are organized into more complex units known as domains than are rodent ....

Medco CEO: Health IT Provides the Foundation for 'Real' Health Care Reform

... effectively treating patients with chronic and complex illness, with the potential to reduce health care ... addressing the needs of patients with chronic and complex conditions -- patients who account for 96 percent ... models for the care of patients with chronic and complex conditions. Medco is a leader in the emerging ...

Penn researchers identify new protein important in breast cancer gene's role in DNA repair

... RAP80 to learn the molecular details of how this complex functioned in DNA repair and to explore RAP80 as ... Greenberg's team returned to the BRCA1-RAP80 complex for additional analysis, and identified another ... BRCA1-RAP80 complex. "The BRCA1-RAP80 protein complex works as machine. If a piece of the machine is ...

UCSF Medical Center receives $125 million gift to build new hospital

... children's, women's specialty and cancer hospital complex at the UCSF Mission Bay campus, near downtown San ... of San Francisco. The world-class hospital complex will provide comprehensive diagnostic, ... among clinicians and scientists. The new complex will significantly augment UCSF's clinical ...

Beckman Coulter Announces First in Series of Flow Cytometry Product Introductions for 2009

... of products that simplify and automate complex biomedical testing, announced today that it has ... lasers and fluorescence detectors as the need for complex multi-color flow cytometry expands. Collins ... products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical tests. More than 200,000 Beckman ...

Veteran Rehab Specialist, James Conwell, Joins Fast-Growing Alliance Seating & Mobility in Pennsylvania

... Conwell Brings 20+ Years of Experience in complex Rehab Industry WILKES-BARRE, Pa., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- James Conwell, a complex rehab specialist with more than 21 years of ... one of the nation's fastest growing accredited complex rehab companies. Conwell is an Assistive ...

Rehab Specialist, Michael Fisher, Joins Fast - Growing Alliance Seating & Mobility in North Carolina

... Brings 10 Years of Personal Experience with complex Rehab Needs CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Fisher, a complex rehab specialist, has joined Alliance Seating ... one of the nation's fastest growing accredited complex rehab companies. Fisher is an Assistive ...
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