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

AMSTERDAM, January 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a leader in the field of human gene therapy, today announced that further to its plan of rotation to appoint independent directors to its Supervisory Board, the company will submit the appointment...

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

WOBURN, Mass., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- BioVex Inc, a biotechnology company developing clinical stage treatments for cancer and the prevention of infectious disease, 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...

Agendia BV Announces That its Chief Research Officer Laura van 't Veer has Received a 2007 Breast Cancer Research Foundation Award

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, October 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Agendia BV, a world leader in the rapidly evolving field of cancer molecular diagnostics, announced today that its Chief Research Officer Laura van 't Veer has received a prestigious 2007 Breast Cancer Research Foundation Award from the Pi...

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

To Advise in the Development of Periodontal Compound, 1-TDC SAN DIEGO, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Imagenetix, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: IAGX), announced today the appointment of Dr. Thomas Van Dyke to its Medical Advisory Board. Dr. Van Dyke will provide guidance to Imagenetix on t...

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

BALTIMORE, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Alba Therapeutics Corporation today announced the appointment of Betsy Van Parijs, M.D., Ph.D. to Senior Vice President, Clinical Development and Medical Affairs. In this role, Dr. Van Parijs will be responsible for leading Alba's clinical development strateg...

International Milk Genomics & Human Health Symposium Speaker Program Announced

...art 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 Nation...

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

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

Surgeon Performs First Single Incision Peri-Umbilical Laparoscopic Surgery in the State of Missouri

... ST. LOUIS, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- van Wagner, MD, bariatric surgeon, recently performed the first outpatient single-site laparoscopic gastric banding surgery in the state of Missouri at Ba...

Santaris Pharma - Interim Report for the Period 1 January to 30 June 2009

... Wenninger Braestrup Chairman Vice Chairman Director Director Edwin de Graaf Anders Hinsby Martien van Holger Osch Reithinger Director Director Director Director ...

2 Springer authors receive NWO/Spinoza Prize in the Netherlands

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

ULURU Discussions to Acquire York Pharma, plc Are Currently Terminated

...r the year ended December 31, 2008 and other reports filed by us with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Contact: Company Renaat E. van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. Wallberg Vice President & CFO (214) 905-5145 ...

Avantium to Deliver Flowrence System to Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), USA

...campus of Washington State University Tri-Cities Campus in Richland, Washington, approximately one mile south of the main campus of PNNL. Tom van Aken, Chief Executive Officer of Avantium: "The sale of Flowrence(TM) platforms to a world leading research center such as PNNL is a recognition of th...

NIST discovers how strain at grain boundaries suppresses high-temperature superconductivity

...ect of strainwhich extends from the dislocations into the remaining superconducting bridges over the grain boundarywas previously unknown. NISTs Danko van der Laan and his collaborators have found that this strain plays a key role in reducing current flow over grain boundaries in YBCO. Furthermore, when ...

Paris Dates for CPhI Worldwide 2010

...a third year, and 2010 will also see the return of the CPhI Innovation Awards and Speakers' Corner features within both CPhI and ICSE. Eliane van Doorn, UBM International Media's Group Director for Pharma Ingredients Events, commented: "The industry has seen some significant business challenges...

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

...tients 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 t...ore 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 Hoof...

Waters Introduces New SYNAPT G2 with Greater Power, Versatility and Speed Than Any Other High-End Mass Spectrometer

... University of California - Davis , University of California - Los Angeles , Duke University , Northeastern University , Rockefeller University , van Andel Institute, and Vanderbilt University . The SYNAPT G2 system demonstrates the commitment of Waters to always expand the research benefit...

Blazing Trails: Dr. Ellery Knake Remembered for His Contributions to Weed Science

...onsummate professional who blazed the trail for thousands of students who have since studied weeds and their impact on the environment," said Lee van Wychen, WSSA science policy director. "This next wave of weed scientists is poised to explore some of the most important issues facing our moder...

Honeywell to Help B. Braun Healthcare Company Double Manufacturing Capacity of Life-Critical Products

... courses. "The construction of the LIFE Nutrition plant will allow B. Braun to focus on producing world-class life-saving treatments," said Edwin van den Maagdenberg, vice president and general manager for Honeywell Process Solutions Europe, Middle East and Africa. "The manufacture of clinical nutri...

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 ORAL...C. 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 POSTER...

The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative is Named Statewide Reviewer for Life Science Funding Requests Through New Program

...ology Initiative The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative ( http://www.wmsti.org ) was founded by Grand Valley State University , van Andel Research Institute, the City of Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids Community College , The Right Place, Inc., and health care providers and educators. ...

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

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

Hospira Announces Plans to Integrate Symbiq(R) and EndoTool(R) Technologies

... Institute of Medicine. Preventing Medication Errors. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 2007. 25 Jan. 2008 < http://www.nap.edu > (2) van den Berghe G, et al. N Engl J Med 2006;354:449-61. (3) Krinsley JS, et al. Crit Care Med 2007;35:2262-7. ...

Rib-X Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentations at the 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID)

...cal Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) taking place in Helsinki, Finland from May 16-19, 2009. Independent researchers, Dr. Franciose van Bambeke and Dr. Sandrine Lemaire, both from Universite Catholique de Louvain, will each make oral presentations describing the unique microbiological ...

Spectros Corporation Protects Its Cool White LED Spectroscopy Technology Against Alleged Infringement by Thermo Fisher Scientific

...ance Business Summary, May 4, 2009. T-Stat is a registered trademark of the Spectros Corporation.) For further information, contact Ms. Elizabeth van Thillo, Marketing, Spectros Corporation, at info@spectros.com " target="_new"> info@spectros.com or 650/529.2865 ...

Bio-IT World Announces the Winners of its 2009 Best Practices Awards Program

...nson, Harvard Medical School Ernie Bush, Cambridge Healthtech Associates Joseph Cerro, Consultant Al Doig, CHI Insight Pharma Reports Bill van Etten, BioTeam Noemi Greyzdorf, IDC Jim Kremidas, Quintiles Alan Louie, Health Industry Insights/IDC Eric Neumann, Clinical Semantics Grou...

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

...ata will be presented on posters on display during the meeting. Renaat van den Hooff, President & CEO of ULURU Inc., commented: "We are excited ab... 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

...perspective of a seasoned private and public company investor," said Harold van Wart, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Metabolex. "We look f...ment 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 ...

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 e...needed to be reliably gathered and relayed back to van Sickle's research database in real-time, where inf... With many GPS asthma inhalers currently in use in van Sickle's University of Wisconsin program, meaningf...

New 'near-field' radiation therapy promises relief for overheating laptops

... the nanotube or nanowire placed directly on a silica substrate, which is polar. With this mechanism, if the substrate is polar and if there's a small van der Waals gap, our new near-field channel totally dominates thermal coupling." A change advocated by ITRS from a silica substrate to one made of d...

New Pharmaxis Board Appointment

...f 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 ...e register since 2005. During his career Mr van den Broek has worked on both the buy and sell side...

Pepscan Achieves a Breakthrough With CLIPS Immunogen Technology: Synthetic Peptide Antigen is Able to Induce Fully Functional Antibodies Against a Formerly Intractable GPCR Target CXCR7

...ers possibilities with other therapeutically interesting target such as for instance ion-channels. Pepscan's Chief Commercial Officer Dr. Peter van Dijken thinks that this technology might unlock a whole new area of interesting therapeutic targets that could so far not be addressed: "One-third of ...

Van Andel Institute Joins the MetaMiner Oncology Partnership Program

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

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

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

New Website Offers Fuel Saving Products Such as Hydrogen Injection Systems and Hydrogen Generators

...ich means better fuel economy, lower emissions, more horsepower and a smoother running engine. No permanent modifications to the car, truck or van are required and most systems can be installed within a day. HHOMonster.com has become a great resource of both products and information about Hyd...

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

...ication? Jeffrey Fawcett, Steven Maere and Yves van de Peer (VIB-UGent) have been working as bioinform...these 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 duplication...

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

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

Progress toward an Alzheimer's drug that saves brain cells

...side effects. Aph1B Under the direction of Bart De Strooper, and in collaboration with researchers in other countries, Lutgarde Serneels, Jrme van Biervliet and their colleagues have been studying the γ-secretase complex in a variety of tissues. They have now been able to demonstrate that t...

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

...kisch, R. Buttner, F. A. de Snoo, O. Krijgsman, E. van Lienen, A. Glas, and R. Bender. Thursday, 1..., G. Viale, A. Glas, I. Eekhout, M. Knauer, and LJ van 't Veer. Thursday, 12 March 2009 Pos... M Knauer, EJT Rutgers, S Mook, F Cardoso, MJ van de Vijver, G Viale, AM Glas, M. Saghatchian, M Kok...

KV Pharmaceutical Enters Into Consent Decree With FDA

...FDA for the last two months to reach agreement on a clear path forward to permit KV to resume manufacturing and marketing its products," said David A. van Vliet, KV's Interim Chief Executive Officer. "Since December, when new management took over at KV, our team has taken significant steps to enhance ou...

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

...ndmarch 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. ...
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