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Quark Pharmaceuticals to Participate in IBC's Oligonucleotide Therapeutics: From Concept to Implementation Conference

FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a development-stage pharmaceutical company discovering and developing novel RNA interference (RNAi)-based therapeutics, today announced that James D. Thompson, Ph.D., Vice President, Pharmaceutical Development, will par...

Go Healthy Announces Receipt of Letter of Interest to Fund Distribution, Production, Packaging, Concept Stores and Bottling Facilities

SPRING, Texas, March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Go Healthy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GOHE) announced today that the company has received a Letter of Interest from the Mandate Officer for the China Shenyang Company in support of the GOHE request for funding under the very favorable China Development Lo...

Dr. David M. Klein, Innovator of Smart for Life in Arizona, Brings New Weight Management and Wellness Concept to Arizona

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- David M. Klein, Ph.D., original co-owner of the Smart For Life Weight Management Centers in Arizona and a developer of that national brand, has now introduced his next generation weight management and wellness centers to Arizona. Natural Weight(TM) F...

Step of Mind Ltd Will Present its Concept at the Silicom Ventures Summit

Step Of Mind Ltd was selected to present at the Silicom Ventures Summit on June 29th-30th in Tel Aviv. Tel Aviv, Israel (PRWEB) June 26, 2008 -- Step of Mind Ltd (SoM) was selected to present its concept and system for treatment of movement disorders at the Silicom Ven...

Alliance Expresses Support for Concept Underlying New CMS 'Five-Star' Rating System for Nursing Facilities

Will Work with CMS to Fine-Tune Translation of Data into Valid, Accurate and Consumer-Friendly Information WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In expressing support for a new five-star rating system for nursing facilities announced today by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Se...

Road Rescue Introduces Patient-Centric Concept Ambulance at FDIC

MARION, S.C., April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Road Rescue will unveil its new patient-centric design concept at the Fire Department Instructors Conference, which opens today. Road Rescue, a subsidiary of Spartan Motors, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPAR ), will showcase a unique concept that starts wit...

Cerimon to Conduct a Proof of Concept Study for Basiliximab for Noninfectious Uveitis, a Potentially Sight-Threatening Inflammation of the Eye

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Cerimon Pharmaceuticals announced today it has entered into an agreement with Novartis Pharma AG to conduct a proof of concept study for Simulect(R) (basiliximab) for the treatment of noninfectious uveitis, an autoimmune inflammation of the...

Zounds! - Sarasota and Port Richey 'Hear' New Retail Concept Coming

Grand Openings to Feature Cincinnati Reds Great, Doug Flynn, and Pitching Legend Tommy John SARASOTA, Fla. and PORT RICHEY, Fla., Feb 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Zounds Hearing, a unique manufacturing and retail company focused on providing hearing aids with state-of-the-art fi...

AST to Address New Concept in Organ Allocation at March 13-16 Winter Symposium

American Society of Transplantation Meeting Introduces Transplant Community to LYFT PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 13-16, 2008, the American Society of Transplantation (AST) will host its 12th Annual Winter Symposium in Palm Springs, Calif. T...

Novel vaccine concept developed by scientists at the Wistar Institute

(PHILADELPHIA) Creating vaccines to protect people against viral diseases like AIDS, cervical cancer and infectious hepatitis is a delicate balancing act: If the immune systems response to the vaccine is too strong, toxic side effects can kill the patient. If its not strong enough, the virus will...

IQWiG presents a concept for cost-benefit assessment methods in the German health care system

German legislature has expanded the responsibilities of the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG) with the latest Health Care Reform (Statutory Health Insurance [SHI] - Act to Promote Competition). So far, the assessment of drugs has been limited to their clinical benefit. In...

Immunosyn Announces the Successful Completion of First Phase 'Proof of Concept Trial' in Europe for Treatment of Diabetic Ulcers With Biopharmeceutical SF-1019

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Immunosyn Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: IMYN) announced today that the first phase of a formal "Proof of Concept Trial" for the biopharmaceutical SF-1019 has been successfully completed in Europe for treatment of Diabetic Ulcers. The Boa...

Ardea Biosciences' Lead NNRTI for HIV, RDEA806, to Enter Phase 2a Proof-of- Concept Clinical Trial

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ardea Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: RDEA ) today announced that the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) in the United Kingdom has authorized a Phase 2a clinical trial evaluating RDEA806, a novel non-nucleoside reverse tra...

The Massage Spot Announces Opening of Manhattan Beach Location; Seeks Investors for Growth of 'Affordable Luxury' Mini Day Spa Concept

HERMOSA BEACH, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Massage Spot announced today that it has opened its fourth massage location in Manhattan Beach, California, one block from the beach in the historic El Porto Surfing Mecca and plans to expand the mini day spa concept of "affordable luxury" acr...

Jharkhand Postal Departments Novel Concept to Promote Family Planning

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Aging in Place Concept Helps People Age Gracefully

Aging gracefully can sometimes be a problem especially when the admission to nursing homes or assisted living facilities looms large. //Marilyn Rantz, nursing researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia calls this as a slippery slope and says that there is a way to prevent elderly people fro...

'Art of Living' concept expanding around the globe

Indian spiritual guru Ravi Shankar's Art of Living methods for a stress free and healthy life will soon touch lives in Russia. The Art of Living foundation and the Krasnoyarsk State Medical Academy have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for collaborative research and community healthcar...

Time to re-assess lung donation concept

According to researchers, it may be possible to increase the supply of lungs for transplant.There is always a shortage of organs for transplantation.// Researchers in San Francisco and Nashville have been looking at the supply of lungs for transplant. They note that currently 80 per cent of lungs a...

LCA Announces More Requests for Bids on Lung Cancer Research Programs Funded Through the Department of Defense

... 3, 2009. In addition to the $11.5 million open to competitive bidding this week, last week the CDMRP announced $1.2 million were available for concept Awards, smaller individual grants of up to $75,000 each to foster the development of bold new ideas in lung cancer research. Laurie Fenton Am...

Frank Sepe's New 'Fitness as a Lifestyle Collection' Sells Out Within 3 Hours of Airtime During First-Ever HSN Debut

...ional expert, author, and celebrity trainer, experienced tremendous success with the launch of his new Fitness as a Lifestyle Collection . This new concept in fitness launched on HSN and hsn.com on Tuesday, July 28th. The collection features a revolutionary fitness system designed to achieve a faster and ...

Amgen and Wyeth Statement on FDA Announcement About Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Blockers

... Discovery or identification of new product candidates or development of new indications for existing products cannot be guaranteed and movement from concept to product is uncertain; consequently, there can be no guarantee that any particular product candidate or development of a new indication for an exist...

Nanotechnology Transforms Pain Relief

...h and development of topical pain relief products, concept Laboratories, Inc. discovered that the use of nano...rmance formulas with a nanosphere delivery system, concept Laboratories finally solved the problem of short-l... by the growing problem of chronic and acute pain, concept Laboratories revolutionized their most effective p...

Alzheimer's Disease is the Focus of TBSI Annual Neuroscience Symposium

...uroscience Symposium is to showcase current research and to promote understanding of a variety of nervous system disorders. TBSI was founded under the concept of bringing together top-level clinical care with current neuroscience research to provide the best possible treatment to patients with neurological d...

Radiation exposure during interventional procedures a concern for some developing countries

...g countries and there is a significant need for optimization of these procedures to ensure patient safety. Many facilities in these countries lack the concept of patient dose estimation and dose management, putting patients at a higher risk of developing complications due to overexposure from radiation durin...

Medical Services of America Selects Authentidate's Inscrybe Healthcare to Standardize Healthcare Order Process Management

...cian management. Medical Services of America began with a unique concept, "total home health care," and its expansion has been guided with that concept in mind. Every area of service is managed and staffed by qualified professionals, trained and experienced in their respective fields. All offices are ...

New DeKaye Article Identifies 'Hierarchy of Greed' in Healthcare Fraud

...w this problem needs to be addressed. In "corporate greed," the article explores how ego may be a precursor to committing fraudulent activities, the concept of "misguided altruism" or making the organization the best at any cost, and "loophole exploitation" or pushing the envelop in areas like cost-reporti...

Laurence I. Barsh, DMD, Founder of Snoring Isn't Sexy, to speak at Somnomed's First Annual Symposium

...l undiagnosed patients and those who cannot tolerate CPAP requires a cooperative marketing effort from multiple practices. Barsh will introduce a new concept in marketing the dental sleep medicine practice - Collaborative Social Marketing™ - a technique that takes advantage of all that Web 2.0 has to ...

New DrainEx(TM) Catheter Simplifies Insertion and Replacement

...de; catheter is a unique feature that provides an easy method to rapidly replace an occluded catheter. This rapid-exchange lumen is a truly innovative concept that represents a substantial design improvement when compared to currently available drainage catheters." About r4 Vascular: r4 Vascular ...

New DrainEx(TM) Catheter Simplifies Insertion and Replacement

...de; catheter is a unique feature that provides an easy method to rapidly replace an occluded catheter. This rapid-exchange lumen is a truly innovative concept that represents a substantial design improvement when compared to currently available drainage catheters." About r4 Vascular: r4 Vascular ...

Concord Coalition Releases Issue Brief on Administration's IMAC Proposal

...anism for controlling rising health care costs over the long-term. Whether achieved through the administration's IMAC or a "Super MedPAC" design, the concept represents a significant process reform likely to facilitate the types of decisions needed to improve our long-term fiscal outlook. To read t...

CandleInTheWindow.org Announces $1000 Scholarship Prize Winners

... To view photos of the submissions, please visit http://candleinthewindow.org/page22/NewsProjects.html. Candleinthewindow.org models its concept after the Underground Railroad of the 1840s, by which kind-hearted people identified their homes as a safe haven by placing a light in the window each...

Breast CT Scanner Could Improve Cancer Screen Comfort

...y heats up the tissue, cooks the tumor and kills the tumor," he said. It may help some women avoid lumpectomy and follow-up radiation therapy. "The concept is good," said Dr. Chika Madu, an assistant professor of radiation oncology at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C. But she added a c...

Even 9-Year-Olds Can Learn CPR

...able at CPR as an older child, the researchers said. "Given the excellent performance by the students evaluated in this study, the data support the concept that CPR training can be taught and learned by schoolchildren and that CPR education can be implemented effectively in primary schools at all levels,"...

Oscar Award Winner, Dr. A.R. Rahman inaugurates Apollo Children's Hospital - the First Standalone Quaternary Care Paediatric Hospital in the Apollo Hospitals Group

...e put into place. There is so much more we can offer today to heal a sick child. We intend to use Apollo Children's Hospital as a model and expand the concept further." The super-speciality services offered at Apollo Children's Hospital includes Paediatric Cardiology, Paediatric Cardiac Surgery, Paedi...

Rita's Squeezes Pediatric Cancer with $451,000 Donation

...alian Ice, ( http://www.ritasice.com ) the nation's largest Italian Ice concept with more than 550 stores across 18 states, today announced that the compan...ranchise Company, headquartered in Trevose, Pa., is the largest Italian Ice concept in the nation, currently operating in 18 states with more than 550 stores. ...

Smoothie King Expansion Signals International Trend Toward Healthy Living

...the Republic of Korea, operating through his joint venture with Pacific Smoothies and Smoothies Korea. "Smoothie King combines a cutting-edge concept with an extensive product offering that we believe will tap into the trend toward healthy living in Japan," said Kim. "We're looking forward to introd...

Amgen's Second Quarter 2009 Adjusted Earnings Per Share Increased 13 Percent To $1.29

...ll as for the discovery and development of new products. Discovery or identification of new product candidates cannot be guaranteed and movement from concept to product is uncertain; consequently, there can be no guarantee that any particular product candidate will be successful and become a commercial prod...

Coming Soon -- Stem-Cell Surgical Thread?

... The 10 biomedical engineering students developed the procedure as part of a contest sponsored by a medical technology company trying to patent the concept as a way to help patients recover from major orthopedic injuries, such as ruptured ligaments and tendons. "Using sutures that carry stems cells to ...

UDW Urges 'No' Vote On State Budget; Demands 'Shared Sacrifice' From All Californians

...alifornians to avoid any responsibility," UDW Executive Director Doug Moore said. "It is inconceivable that our great state has fallen so low that the concept of shared sacrifice is just a cruel joke. Surely we can and we must do better. " The 65,000 member UDW is the only union in California made ...

Lung Cancer Alliance Announces First 'Request For Bids' for Department of Defense Lung Cancer Research Program 'Concept Awards'

...om.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081016/LCALOGO ) "Concept Awards" are research proposals that will support the exploration of a highly innovative new concept or untested theory that addresses an important problem relevant to lung cancer. They are not intended to support a logical progression of an already ...
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