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A much-needed shot in the arm for HIV vaccine development
...al HIV/AIDS Vaccine Enterprise is an international alliance
ofindependent agencies and organizations conducting or supporting HIVvaccine research. In June 2004, the G8 countries endorsed its goals,and will consider the new plan at its forthcoming summit meeting in theUnited Kingdom this July. Thecoordinating...
Leukemia Drug Breakthrough Study In New England Journal Of Medicine
...tional Comprehensive Cancer Network, a prestigious alliance
of the country's leading cancer centers, and is listed in the U.S. News & World Report as one of the top cancer hospitals in America. Moffitt's sole mission is to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. ...
Affymetrix and the Karolinska Institutet Announce Translational Medicine Strategic Alliance
...nced today that they have entered into a strategic alliance
designed to improve healthcare by accelerating the translation of basic genetic research into tools for better diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. During the next five years the projects include genetic analyses and measurement of gene expression i...
Affymetrix and Stratagene Announce Strategic Software Alliance
...t they have entered into a non-exclusive strategic alliance
under which Stratagene will provide Affymetrix customers with new software solutions for GeneChip(R) data analysis. As part of this agreement, Stratagene will develop a new software package for Affymetrix, ArrayAssist(R) Lite, which will be offered a...
New online portal merges vast data on Gulf of Maine ecosystem
... and the Gulf of Maine Ocean Data Partnership, the alliance
of 20 agencies and organizations providing marine data, new portal offers up decades of work by agencies and scientists dedicated to understanding the Gulf of Maine ecosystem and its species. For decades, a vast and growing storehouse of knowledge a...
Yale participates in global human genome initiative
...mber of the Genome-Wide RNAi Global Initiative, an alliance
of top international biomedical research centers formed to speed scientific and medical discoveries that target genes of the entire human genome. The initiative is sponsored by Dharmacon, Inc. , manufacturer of the first complete human genome siRNA ...
Crucial site for endangered frogs and birds saved
Fast action by an alliance
of conservation groups battling global extinctions... for Zero Extinction (www.zeroextinction.org). The alliance
issued a report in December 2005 that pinpointed 595 sites around the world containing the last sign...
UN review shows need to halt destructive fishing practice
...ped spawn the Deep Sea Conservation Coalition - an alliance
of nearly 60 international environmental and conservation organizations campaigning for such a ban. ...
Race to halt global amphibian crisis boosted by rediscovery of endangered Colombian frogs
...ganizations battling global extinctions. In March, alliance
members Conservation International (CI) and American Bird Conservancy (ABC) helped Fundación ProAves of Colombia purchase the 1,600-acre site to protect it as a nature reserve. Neither of the rediscovered frog species had the deadly fungal disease c...
World's smallest cancer detection device
...sive cancer therapy. In 2005, Einstein formed an alliance
with UAlbany's CNSE to advance education and resea...are committed to ensuring that the Einstein-Albany alliance
will lead the nation in efforts to use nanotechnology to improve peoples' lives." ...
Experimental gene therapy 'abolishes' arthritis pain and lessens joint damage
...y of Torino, Italy, was also an author based on an alliance
between the two institutions. The study was funded in part by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. "Near future applications of the work may include amplifying the body’s response to morphine, drastically reducing the amoun...