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Lilly and New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Announce Lilly Agrees to be First Tenant of East River Science Park; Issue Urgent Call for Healthcare Reform that Protects Innovation and Jobs

... 125 ImClone scientists with plans to add scientists in those areas that support expansion ... support nonprofits, grow the media industry and add industrial jobs, and today's announcement affirms ... as ImClone further accelerates its research to add new molecules to its pipeline. In addition to ...

Sangamo BioSciences and Sigma-Aldrich Announce Nature Biotechnology Study Demonstrating Zinc Finger Technology for Modification of Human Stem Cells

... and repair and the ability to efficiently add a therapeutic gene into the genome of a cell at a ... combined immunodeficiency (X-linked SCID), and to add a therapeutic gene to a pre-determined ... technology platform can be used to correct and add DNA sequences into the genomes of living ...

Video: ev3 Inc. Announces First Patient Enrollments in DEFINITIVE LE Post-Market Study

... DEFINITIVE LE study. The DEFINITIVE LE study results are expected to add to the growing body of data supporting SilverHawk therapy in patients with ... Medical Center, Boston. "Furthermore, this study will potentially add new insight on the optimal management of diabetic patients in this very ...

Transgenomic and Power3 Medical Complete Agreement for Exclusive License of Neurodegenerative Biomarker Test

... in its CLIA-certified molecular diagnostics laboratory and will add to Transgenomic's portfolio of molecular diagnostics used for ... focus on disorders originating from mitochondrial damage. NuroPro will add significant depth to complement our array of genetic tests in neurology." ...

Women Who Gain Excessive Weight During Pregnancy More Likely to Have Overweight Children

... weight gain and also help prevent obesity in their children. They add that benefits would likewise result from healthy eating and exercise ... mothers who gained appropriate weight during pregnancy. The researchers add that more research is necessary to clarify whether the association between ...

Anpath Group, Inc. Announces Addition of MRSA and VRE Claims for Its EnviroTru(R) Disinfectant

... the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) accepted its submission to add additional claims to its disinfectant/sanitizer, EnviroTru(R) for use of ... of Anpath Group, stated, "We are confident these additional claims will add to the growing market demand for EnviroTru(R). The timeliness of this ...

Thoratec Announces FDA Approval of HeartMate II(R) for Bridge-To-Transplantation

... COMPANY WILL INITIATE COMMERCIAL LAUNCH PROGRAM TO add NEW CENTERS AND TO INCREASE AWARENESS AMONG CARDIOLOGISTS ... centers that did not participate in the clinical trial. Our hope is to add about 40 new centers during the balance of the year, which would bring the ...

Study Finds Taxus(R) Drug-Eluting Stent Beneficial in Treatment of Large Vessels

... compared to patients who received bare-metal stents (BMS). These results add to the growing body of evidence that paclitaxel-eluting stents are ... relevant," said Dr. Cox. "Our analyses of TAXUS IV and V data clearly add to the growing body of evidence that DES still appear clinically ...

Cethromycin Achieves All Endpoints in Second Pivotal Phase III Trial for Treatment of Pneumonia

... into the study design in order to examine safety in these areas and add to the safety database established in previous cethromycin clinical ... in precedent successful antibiotic drug approvals and that it will add to its existing bacteriologically evaluable patient database for ...

Feeling Anxious or Distracted? New Research Shows a Cup of Tea Could Help

... disease." These new developments in artery endothelium research add to the growing body of evidence suggesting that drinking as little as two ... of tea on neurological function, inflammation, and weight maintenance add to the robust science already demonstrating that tea is healthful ...

Isis Reports Strong Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter of 2009

... efficiency of our drug discovery technology we can broadly evaluate and conduct preliminary research on a vast array of new targets, so that we can add new drugs to our pipeline each year," added Ms. Parshall. "In summary, it has been an eventful and promising first half of the year. Our ...

NewCardio Announces Master Services Agreement With Dedicated Phase I

... a turnkey provider of these studies to its customers. Jason Bonanza, President and CEO of Dedicated Phase I, commented, "We are excited to add NewCardio's QTinno(TM) solution to our advanced Core ECG laboratory. By integrating this important technological advancement with our existing ...

S.C. Medical Home Pilot for Diabetes Enrolls 1,110

... is to reduce the disconnects in health care, improve quality of life for the patient, create tighter relationships and better communications, and add for the first time a focus on measurement of quality and continuous improvement of clinical outcomes. We're pleased to work with BlueCross, ...

Video: New Dove(R) Body Washes with NutriumMoisture(TM) Restore Skin's Natural Moisture

... hair care and styling aids. Dove is available nationwide in food, drug and mass outlet stores. About Unilever Unilever's mission is to add vitality to life. We meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out ...

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

... Alzheimer's Institute, Director of the Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium, and one of the study authors. "Perhaps more important, these findings add to the evidence that certain Alzheimer's treatments may be most effective if started not only before people develop symptoms, but even before they ...

Dry Mouth Linked to Prescription and Over the Counter Drugs

... your nose instead of your mouth as often as possible Use moisturizer regularly on your lips Sleep with a humidifier in your room to add moisture to the air Visit your dentist regularly About the AGD: The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is a ...

MedImmune Funds Study to Help Gain Insights Into Full Burden of RSV Disease Among Premature Infants

... M.D., MedImmune vice president, medical and scientific affairs, infectious disease. "The intent of this first-of-its-kind prospective study is to add to the body of evidence surrounding RSV burden of disease; gaining a snapshot of when the RSV season starts and stops; as well as gathering insight ...

Urologist and Allergist Explore Link Between Allergies and Interstitial Cystitis

... foods, the treatment is the same -- an elimination challenge diet. Elimination diets remove the potential problem foods from the patient's diet and add them back one at a time to see if the food really causes a problem. ICA offers the following advice to patients when modifying their diets: ...

Two New Clinical Studies Show That Limited Exposure to Blood Transfusion Significantly Increases Morbidity and Mortality After Surgery

... transfusions are also given in the presence of stable anemia or when significant blood loss is expected but does not occur. These two new studies add to the growing evidence that transfusions carry life-threatening risks and urge that in the absence of benefit from transfusion, avoidance of ...

Cardiogenesis Announces Presentation of its PHOENIX(R) Combination TMR Plus Stem Cell Delivery System at the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgeons (ISMICS) Annual Meeting

... for Diffuse Nongraftable Coronary Artery Disease" can be located at: http://www.ismics.org/abstracts/2009/10.html . "These results add to the growing body of evidence that TMR has a positive impact on the intramyocardial delivery of biologics, such as stem cells. The PHOENIX System ...

MitraClip(R) Therapy Data Demonstrate Clinical Benefit in High-Risk Patients With Mitral Regurgitation

... re-hospitalizations for congestive heart failure in this population. With more than 500 MitraClip cases performed worldwide, these findings add to the evidence from the US and Europe that indicates the MitraClip therapy may offer a minimally invasive alternative to reduce chronic volume ...

Isis and Collaborators Present New Research at the ATVB Annual Conference

... drugs that selectively reduced levels of apoC-III dramatically reduced triglycerides and atherosclerosis in animal models. "The potential to add an apoC-III inhibitor in the near-term to our cardiovascular pipeline, which already includes mipomersen, a CRP inhibitor and a PCSK9 inhibitor is ...

Des Moines Register Reports SpectraScience LUMA Enhances Cervical Cancer Exams

... and reduce overall costs by avoiding the expense of treating later stage cancers." In the article, Kennedy also remarked, "It really doesn't add any discomfort or significant time to the patients. It literally adds maybe two minutes." For the complete article, go to ...

Doctors Urge Precaution to Shield Against Swine Flu

... usual -- such as a rapidly-spreading and dangerous new strain of flu, like this one -- I make sure my patients know they can safely and effectively add supplements that contain proven immune system boosters, such as AHCC, which carefully controlled scientific studies have shown boosts NK cell ...

New Body of Research Suggests Statin Use Benefits Multiple Areas of Urologic Health

... (NSAIDs) may further decrease the risk of developing lower urinary tract symptoms related to benign prostatic hyperplasia. "These studies add to a growing body of literature supporting the beneficial effects of statins in certain subsets of patients," said J. Brantley Thrasher, MD, an AUA ...

Facet Solutions, Inc. Expands U.S. Pivotal Study With Next Generation Implant System

... approach. This technology has the potential to significantly change how we surgically treat lumbar spinal stenosis." Facet Solutions plans to add sites in the near future to further expand the U.S. Pivotal Study over the next three months. The Company will be exhibiting at the upcoming ...

Midwest Research Institute Launches Clinical Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory

... Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, MRI's Palm Bay laboratory applied for and received numerous registrations and certifications -- all of which add up to top level accreditation within the industry. The laboratory's accreditations include: Certificate of Registration from the ....

Scientists Discover a Role for the Growth Factor TGF-beta in Maintaining Health of Retinal Blood Vessels

... on the prevention and treatment of diseases such as diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. "These results are significant because they add to our understanding of the molecules that help to maintain blood vessels in a healthy state," says Patricia D'Amore, PhD, senior scientist at ...

Impulse Dynamics Announces Pivotal Results at the American College of Cardiology Annual Meeting Late-Breaking Session

... improvement in ventilatory anaerobic threshold, it was met in a subgroup of the patients. "We are pleased to report these longer term data that add to the growing wealth of knowledge showing the potential of CCM as a therapy for heart failure patients with no other options," said Dr. William ...

DOR BioPharma, Inc. Executes $400,000 Equity Investment Agreement With Numoda Corporation

... from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. In connection with the offering, DOR has agreed to add the shares to its existing pre-effective registration statement. This press release does not and will not constitute an offer to sell or the ...

Vantia Therapeutics' Pipeline Continues to Mature

... a potential market in excess of $1bn, and VA106483's potential in follow-on indications such as overactive bladder and general nocturia could add significant extra value. The Phase I trial for VA111913 has recruited the last of its 99 volunteers, and is also expected to report data in H1 ...

CDC Analysis Finds Unique Social and Behavior Intervention Helps Reduce MRSA Rates Up to 62% in Study Hospitals

... national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and part of the CDC team that conducted the analysis. "These extremely encouraging findings add to a growing body of evidence that hospitals can make a difference in their endemic MRSA rates, and further might be able to improve the chances that ...

Healthpoint Initiates Phase II, Dose-Finding Study to Evaluate Effectiveness of a Unique Cell Based Therapy in Venous Leg Ulcers

... MD, FAAAAI, Chief Medical Officer at Healthpoint. "This second Phase II study will extend our understanding of this agent, which we believe will add to the promising results obtained in previous European clinical trials." The study is a randomized, double blind, dose-finding study involving ...

Treating Knee Ligament Injuries

... physical examinations and appropriate imaging are of paramount importance in managing MCL injuries, say the study authors. In addition, they add that high-grade MCL injuries are often associated with other ligament injuries, so orthopaedic surgeons should pay particular attention to the other ...

Elbow Ligament Reconstruction Appears Not to Affect Future Professional Advancement in Baseball

... control group. Our analysis is sufficiently powered to detect large differences between the two groups; however our ongoing research will continue to add confidence that we are not missing more subtle differences. As more athletes undergo the procedure and enter the MLB draft, we hope to be able to ...

Next Generation Proton Therapy System for Cancer Treatment Set for Release This Year

... in recent years. However, the large size and high cost of existing proton therapy systems have made it difficult for the average hospital to add this powerful tool to their cancer fighting arsenal. The heart of the Monarch250, a superconducting magnet developed in an industrial and ...

American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2009 Annual Meeting 'Highlights and Hot Topics'

... ) Balloons inserted to correct spinal deformity, followed with bone paste injections, are shown to add improved activity for osteoporosis patients People with osteoporosis often endure spinal fractures that are painful and limit ...

CEL-SCI Corporation Releases Letter to Shareholders

... trickle down to the smaller ones like us as well. The huge buyouts in the industry, Pfizer buying Wyeth and Roche trying to buy Genentech, will add over $100 billion in liquidity to the industry, and that too should help us down the road. Let me share with you how we at CEL-SCI are dealing ...

Update of Long-Term Data on Brain Cancer Patients Receiving DCVax(R)-Brain Continues to Show Striking Improvements in Delay of Disease and Survival

... ("FDA"): one chemotherapy drug, and one drug-infused wafer for surgical implant. Those treatments have been shown in clinical trials to typically add only 10-12 weeks of survival in GBM patients. Since 2005, the standard of care for patients with newly diagnosed GBM has been surgery followed ...

Cerenis Therapeutics In-Licenses Intellectual Property for New Treatment of Aortic Valve Stenosis

... aortic valve calcification. Results of the study were published in April 2008 in the British Journal of Pharmacology . "We are very pleased to add this exciting new intellectual property to our growing portfolio of HDL therapies," said Jean-Louis Dasseux, Ph.D., M.B.A., president and CEO of ...
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