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Eppsteiner and Fiorica and Milstein, Adelman & Kreger Report Lawsuit Certified as Class Action Against Pella Subidiary, Viking Industries

... Corporation subsidiary Viking Industries are defective and leak in their lower corners. It, therefore, seeks to recover the cost to replace the defective windows. The plaintiffs estimate the total number of defective windows to be in excess of 1.2 million, installed ...

Class Action Filed Against South Florida Developer and Supplier of Defective Chinese Drywall

... of themselves and other homeowners who purchased defective homes. The Harrells allege that drywall ... renders the homes unsafe and uninhabitable. The defective drywall was installed in the Harrell's home by ... Law Firm and Podhurst Orseck, alleges that the defective drywall emits toxins, including carbon disulfide, ...

Defective Chinese Drywall Lawsuit: Florida Homeowners' Associations and Condominium Associations Plagued by Defective Chinese Drywall Urged to Investigate their Rights

... in communities that have reported problems with defective Chinese drywall. ... in communities that have reported problems with defective Chinese drywall. Parker Waichman Alonso LLP ... associations or condo associations affected by defective Chinese drywall are invited to contact Parker ...

Supreme Court Ruling is a Victory for Consumers Injured by Dangerous Drugs, Says Hissey Kientz, LLP

... for plaintiffs who have been hurt by dangerous or defective drugs,” said attorney Robert Kientz. ... for consumers who have been hurt by dangerous or defective drugs,” said attorney Robert Kientz of ... injuries, gadolinium MRI contrast dyes or other defective drugs and devices. To learn more about the firm ...

Cleveland Attorneys Recognized as Ohio Super Lawyers

... have been caused by motor vehicle accidents and defective products or resulted in medical malpractice ... in dealing with industrial plant explosions, defective insulation products and defective machinery. Clients suffering catastrophic ...

Jury Awards Mount Vernon Man $40.1 Million After Medical Device Chars Heart

... Edwards Lifesciences attempted to hide dangers of defective product. ... "Edwards Lifesciences knew these monitors were defective years before Mr. Singh suffered his injuries," ... issued a product recall that removed all defective monitors from healthcare facilities. In its ...

Quality control mechanism tags defective sperm cells inside the body

... COLUMBIA, Mo. defective sperm cells do not pass through the body ... evidence that the body recognizes and tags defective sperm cells while they undergo maturation in the ... there is an active removal process or marking of defective sperm during the epididymal passage. ...

St. Jude Finds Mechanism for Faulty Protein Disposal

... new insights into how myeloma cells dispose of defective or excess proteins and could lead to new cancer ... designed to kill the cell by blocking disposal of defective proteins. A report on this work appears in the ... process, resulting in the accumulation of defective proteins that must be degraded. "Proteasome ...

St. Jude finds mechanism for faulty protein disposal

... new insights into how myeloma cells dispose of defective or excess proteins and could lead to new cancer ... process, resulting in the accumulation of defective proteins that must be degraded. Proteasome ... studied a small collection of molecules that pull defective proteins out of the factory through the ...

State Mental Health Record Submissions Double

... number of state submissions to the NICS Mental defective File more than doubled -- growing from 174,863 to ... submitted over 200,000 entries into the Mental defective File. Also, the Ohio Bureau of Criminal ... three in March 2007, to 7,845 Mental defective File submissions in November 2007. The ...

Another Medtronic Sprint Fidelis Lead Lawsuit is Filed in Federal District Court

... Rico Operations Co. on Behalf of Man Injured by defective Sprint Fidelis Lead Implanted with a Medtronic ... wire system implanted on January 26, 2006. The defective Medtronic Sprint Fidelis Lead was replaced on ... distress, and economic losses as a result of the defective Medtronic Sprint Fidelis Lead. ...

Medtronic Sprint Fidelis Defibrillator Lead Lawsuit Claims Center Opens to Aid Victims

... Evaluate Numerous Possible Lawsuits Related to defective Sprint Fidelis Leads Used With Medtronic ... NEW YORK, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The defective Medtronic Sprint Fidelis Defibrillator Leads were ... of people who were implanted with defective Sprint Fidelis Leads used with Medtronic ...

Parker Waichman Alonso LLP, Along with Smith & Nevares, Salas & Co. and Becnel

... Operations Co. on Behalf of Man Injured by defective Sprint Fidelis Lead Used with a Medtronic ... At least 5 patient deaths have been attributed to defective Sprint Fidelis leads. About Parker Waichman ... fair compensation for injuries resulting from defective products, medications and medical devices. For ...

Stem cells show promise for treating Huntington's disease

... M.D., Ph.D., the lead author of the study. The defective gene that causes the disease has been known for ... that affects about 30,000 people in the U.S. A defective gene results in the death of vital brain cells ... spiny neurons, to replace those that had become defective in mice with the disease. The team used a cold ...

Finding Raises Hope for Treating ALS

... The research team found that the formation of these clumps of defective proteins and cell matter, called "protein aggregates," actually signals ... and then to the muscles die off. Its cause is unknown, though an inherited defective gene is suspected in up to 20 percent of cases. Scientists thought it ...

Patient Convenience Focus of New Upgrades to HeliTrax System by CSL Behring

... 15,000 Americans have hemophilia. The disease is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins known as factor VIII or factor IX. The most ... deficient or defective. Hemophilia B is characterized by deficient or defective factor IX. About Helixate FS Helixate FS is a recombinant factor VIII ...

Stem Cells Repair Damaged Corneas in Mice

... 10 (HealthDay News) -- Stem cells injected into the eyes of mice with defective corneas returned the corneas to a more normal appearance, a new study has ... the researchers injected the stem cells into the eyes of mice bred to have defective corneas that mimic scar tissue in humans. After three months, the stem ...

CSL Behring to Launch Next GameFaces Program Challenge

... 15,000 Americans have hemophilia. The disease is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins known as factor VIII or factor IX. The most ... deficient or defective. Hemophilia B is characterized by deficient or defective factor IX. About Helixate FS Helixate FS is a recombinant factor VIII ...

Lifetime Caps Bill Introduced

... muscles, joints, or internal organs. The disease is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins, known as factor VIII or IX. The most common ... deficient or defective. Hemophilia B is characterized by deficient or defective factor IX. About the National Hemophilia Foundation The National ...

Hip Replacement Patients at Possible Risk, Cleveland Law Firm Adds Zimmer Durom Cup Lawsuit Info on SpangLaw.com

... received several 'adverse event reports' concerning this possible defective medical device . Under mounting pressure, on July 22, 2008, Zimmer ... malpractice, negligence, and injuries to classes of consumers involving defective drugs, medical devices and product liability for consumer products. The ...

Cleveland Injury Attorneys Among 'The Best Lawyers in America'

... injuries, are now available for comment on physician and hospital errors, defective drugs, and faulty medical devices. Cleveland personal injury lawyers ... malpractice, negligence, and injuries to classes of consumers involving defective drugs, medical devices and other consumer products. The firm also manages ...

Hopkins-led team solves failed vaccine mystery

... RSV vaccine produced antibodies, but these turned out to be defective ones with poor virus-binding ability. "We have found the root ... the toll-like receptor activation was weak and led to the production of defective antibodies. Next, they infused the vaccine with a substance ...

National Hemophilia Foundation's (NHF) CEO Featured in Black Enterprise Magazine

... muscles, joints, or internal organs. The disease is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins, known as factor VIII or IX. The most common ... deficient or defective. Hemophilia B is characterized by deficient or defective factor IX. About the National Hemophilia Foundation The National ...

Gene Mutation Tied to Inherited Atrial Fibrillation

... defective hormone may point to new targets for treatment, study says ... of Iowa, said in the same news release. "It is intriguing that a defective circulating hormone can cause atrial fibrillation. It gives us a potential ...

JCI online early table of contents: June 12, 2008

... study, CD4+ and CD8+ T cells from patients with CLL were found to exhibit defective immunological synapse formation with APCs. Further, if CD4+ and CD8+ T cells from healthy individuals were cultured with CLL APCs, they also showed defective immunological synapse formation. As treatment with an immune ...

Stabilizing cancer-fighting p53 can also shield a metastasis-promoter

... in many types of cancer. Its normal role is to halt the division of a defective cell and then force the cell to kill itself or deprive the cell of its ... mutation in human cancers. The mutated gene, called p53H, expresses a defective version of the p53 protein. When mice had the p53H mutation on both ...

National Hemophilia Foundation Asks America to Make a Difference With National Fundraising Initiative

... lives, there is still no cure. The disease is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins, known as factor VIII or IX. The most common ... deficient or defective. Hemophilia B is characterized by deficient or defective factor IX. About the National Hemophilia Foundation The National ...

Asthma and smoker's lung: dry airways play a key role

... 8,000 people in Germany (about 80,000 people in the Western world), a defective gene causes a change in the transport of salt and water across the mucosal ... developed, Dr. Mall succeeded in proving a direct relationship between the defective gene and development of lung disease certain sodium channels on the ...

UD researchers discover technique for repairing gene defect that causes spinal muscular atrophy

... spell-checker for correcting a misspelling in the DNA code--to repair the defective gene that causes spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). This hereditary ... atrophy, or wasting, of the muscles. To replace the function of the defective SMN1 gene, the UD research team used a gene in the human body that is ...

UD researchers discover promising technique for repairing gene that causes spinal muscular atrophy

... spell-checker for correcting a misspelling in the DNA code--to repair the defective gene that causes spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). This hereditary ... atrophy, or wasting, of the muscles. To replace the function of the defective SMN1 gene, the UD research team used a gene in the human body that is ...

CSL Behring's Helixate(R) FS Now Available in 2000 IU Vial Size to Improve Patient Convenience, Encourage Compliance

... 17,000 Americans have hemophilia. The disease is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins known as factor VIII or IX. The most common ... deficient or defective. Hemophilia B is characterized by deficient or defective factor IX. About CSL Behring CSL Behring is a global leader in the ...

Heart attack risk from smoking due to genetics

... risk. An estimated 55 to 60 percent of smokers face the added risk of a defective gene that also lowers levels of the protective high-density lipoprotein. Therefore, the combination of smoking plus a defective gene substantially accentuates the risk of heart attacks in these ....

Pharmion and MethylGene Present Favorable Clinical Data From Combination MGCD0103/Vidaza(R) Study in Myelodysplastic Syndromes and Acute Myelogenous Leukemia at The 49th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Meeting

... marrow. That stem cell in turn produces cells that carry the defect. The defective cells eventually predominate in the bone marrow and overwhelm healthy blood cells. These defective cells are less able to produce functioning blood cells, which results in ...

Defib Wire Warning Shouldn't Worry Most Users: Experts

... to the heart, or failing to deliver a shock when it's actually needed. defective Sprint Fidelis leads have been implicated in hundreds of malfunctions and ... and spokesman for the American College of Cardiology. "Anyone with a defective lead now has to have that lead removed and replaced," he said. That ...

Hissey Kientz Announces the Launch of Herbal Fen Phen Lawyers Website

... patch; renal failure caused by Trasylol; the Duragesic or fentanyl pain patch; Raptiva; FELA railroad injuries; gadolinium MRI contrast dyes or other defective drugs and devices. To learn more about the firm and other drug cases, visit Hissey Kientz, LLP or call toll-free at (866) 275-4454. ### Read the ...

FDA Approves New 3000 IU Vial Size for Kogenate(R) FS, antihemophilic factor (recombinant)

... proteins needed to form blood clots in the body is missing or reduced. Hemophilia A, the most common type of hemophilia, is caused by deficient or defective blood coagulation proteins, known as factor VIII. Hemophilia A is characterized by prolonged or spontaneous bleeding, especially into the muscles, ...

Developing gene therapy to fight blindness

... on cones for color vision. In people with the genetic mutations that cause RP, rods and cone cells die. Affected individuals first experience defective dark adaptation or "night blindness," followed by reduction of the peripheral visual field known as tunnel vision, sometimes followed by loss of ...

Scientists locate disease switches

... a small molecule that acts as a 'switch' which can turn on the different tasks. Acetylation is essential for cells' ability to function normally. defective protein regulation plays a role in ageing and the development of diseases such as cancer, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's. "With the new mapping, we ...

ANDRES F. ALONSO, ESQ., a Partner in the Law Firm of PARKER WAICHMAN ALONSO LLP, Was Appointed Co-Lead Counsel to the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in the Denture Cream Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2051

... Parker Waichman Alonso LLP is a leading national law firm concentrating primarily in negligence and personal injury matters, mass torts, defective pharmaceuticals and medical devices, products liability, construction and consumer litigation. For more information about this litigation ...

Burg Simpson Files Yasmin/Yaz Lawsuits

... HERSH & JARDINE, P.C. filed four lawsuits this week in federal court against Bayer alleging that Bayer's oral contraceptives Yasmin and Yaz are defective and present an increased risk of injury to women. Three of the suits were filed in Ohio and the fourth in Wisconsin. The four women who filed suit ...
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