Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International Award for Cancer Research recognizes Axel Ullrich
Ullrich, Ph.D., is the recipient of the 2008 Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International Award for Cancer Research for his pioneering work in the translation of genomics-based discoveries into novel approaches for cancer therapy. Ullrich is the Director of Molecular Biology at the M...
MDOUTLOOK(R) Quick Polls Report on Clinical Integration of Key Oncology Developments Following ASCO 2009
...to better patient care. The program is guided by globally recognized experts, such as Chandra Belani, MD; Alexander Eggermont, MD; Keith Flaherty, MD; axel
Hauschild, MD; Peter Heald, MD; John Kirkwood, MD; Lauren Pinter-Brown, MD; Giorgio Scagliotti, MD, PhD; Orlando Silva, MD, JD; and Nicholas Thatcher,...
GTSI to Spotlight Key Trends in Health IT at its June 17 Technology Leadership Series Seminar
...al Healthcare Manager, NetApp;
Eliot Sloane, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Accounting and Information Systems, Villanova University ;
Wirth, National Healthcare Solutions Architect, Symantec;
Michael Mestrovich, Ph.D.; and
Lynn H. Vogel, Ph.D., Vice President and Chi...
Frost & Sullivan Award Reinforces Outstanding Product Line Strategy by SIRS-Lab
...E. Straube and Prof. H.-P. Saluz, and now has about 50 employees. Find out more on www.sirs-lab.com .
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Gerresheimer Achieves Solid Growth in Core Markets - Outlook Confirmed
...t we will achieve sales growth of 6% to 7% in the financial year
2009 with an adjusted EBITDA margin of 19.0% to 19.2% in our core business,"
says Dr. axel
Herberg, CEO of GerresÂheimer AG.
Further growth in the core markets of pharma & life science
Sales by the core businesses increase...
EAU TV goes 'live' at 24th Annual EAU Congress in Stockholm
...rahamsson, Malm (SW), Frans M.J. Debruyne, Arnhem (NL), Mark Emberton, London (GB) and Manfred Wirth, Dresden (DE).
Bladder and Testicular Cancer
Heidenreich, Kln (DE), Maurizio Brausi, Modena (IT) and Oliver Hakenberg, Rostock (DE).
Renal Cell Cancer
Hein Van Poppel, Louvain (BE), Peter Al...
Green tea may negate the effects of a common cancer therapy
...wanted to better understand how the compounds in green tea interact with a cytotoxic chemical therapy and how that may affect patient outcomes, said axel
Schnthal, PhD, of the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and senior study author.
In this study, researchers evaluated whe...
USC study finds that green tea blocks benefits of cancer drug
...ication First Edition website.
"Our finding that GTE or EGCG blocked the therapeutic action of Velcade was completely unexpected," says lead author axel
H. Schnthal, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. "Our hypothesis was that...
Green Tea May Negate the Effects of a Common Cancer Therapy
... wanted to better understand how the compounds in green tea interact with a cytotoxic chemical therapy and how that may affect patient outcomes," said axel
Schonthal, Ph.D., of the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and senior study author.
In this study, researchers evaluat...
Cellular decision on the computer
...Z have now succeeded in elucidating the process underlying a cell's decision about how it is going to behave. Scientists in the teams of biologist Dr. axel
Szabowski, physicist Dr. Hauke Busch and mathematician Professor Roland Eils have investigated what makes human skin cells migrate into a wound to mak...
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Axel Ullrich named winner of 2009 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research
... London, 1 July, 2009 Johnson & Johnson today announced that axel
Ullrich, Ph.D., director of the Department of Molecular Biology at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry in Germany, whose discoveries have led to ...
Call for abstracts and registration for the EMBO Meeting 2009
Svante Pbo - Neanderthal genomics
Martin Rees - From 'Big Bang' to biosphere: a cosmic perspective (special 'non-life science' lecture)
Ullrich - From Gene to Therapy: OncoGenomics-based cancer drug development
Shinya Yamanaka - iPS cells: perspective & challenge
Harald zur Hausen - ...
Novel electric signals in plants
...on system that is induced by insect herbivory. Within minutes the whole plant is alerted and the plant's defense against its enemy is activated", says axel
Mithfer from the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Jena.
The novel "system potential" was detected in five different plant species, amon...
Heart valves that grow with the patient
...n Research Foundation) will once again be the focus of attention. Professor axel
Haverich, a heart surgeon and Leibniz prizewinner from Hannover Medical Sch...dible projects and products to the market. This, in the DFG's view, is what axel
Haverich does outstandingly well: "Professor Haverich is a surgeon and scie...
Important new hair-loss gene discovered
... that the genes located at those points were involved in hair-loss. "In one of these conspicuous regions lies the gene for the androgen receptor", Dr. axel
Hillmer of the Life&Brain Forschungszentrum (research centre) in Bonn states. "We had already learnt from an earlier study that this receptor was link...
Prominent German biologist wins EMBO Communication Award
...) announced that the German evolutionary biologist axel
Meyer from the University of Konstanz, Germany, wi...ope for outstanding communication with the public. axel
Meyer receives the award in recognition of his con... desire to communicate with the public," commented axel
Meyer. He writes concise and opinion-strong articl...
Nobel laureate Dr. Linda Buck elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences 2008 Class of Fellows
...e olfactory receptor cells, which occupy a small area in the upper part of the lining of the nose and detect the inhaled odorant molecules.
Buck and axel
showed that every single olfactory-receptor cell produces one and only one of the odorant receptor genes. Thus, there are as many types of olfactory- ...
A call to infuse scientific knowledge into the human experience
... COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y. In a provocative new book, distinguished geneticist and historian Elof axel
Carlson argues for a more scientific view of human nature, one that is based on our biologyour cellular organization, genetics, life cycle, and evolut...
Gene in male fish lures females into sex
...ionary history of these markings, which are central to the success of the fishes' exotic oral mating behaviour.
Walter Salzburger, Ingo Braasch and axel
Meyer reared 19 cichlid species at Konstanz University in Germany and identified a gene involved in producing yellow pigment cells in oval spots on th...
A key antibody, IgG, links cells' capture and disposal of germs
...gG) helps bring together the phagosomes that corral invading pathogens and the potent lysosomes that eventually kill off the germs.
The research, by axel
Nohturfft at Harvard University and colleagues at Harvard, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, appears this...
AXel in Biological Technology
Video: Axel Ullrich Named Winner of 2009 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research
LONDON, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson today announced that Axel
Ullrich, Ph.D., director of the Department of Molecular Biology at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry in Germany, whose discoveries have led to novel cancer therapies including Herceptin(R) (trastuzumab)*, is ...
Gerresheimer Holds its own in Difficult Environment
... life science has been and remains
the basis of our profitable business development. This applies all the more
at a time of economic crisis," says Dr. axel
Herberg, CEO of Gerresheimer AG.
"With the successful sale of the peripheral business of Technical Plastics we
have taken another important step in fo...
Gerresheimer Sells Technical Plastics Business
...tics segment Gerresheimer has
- as formerly announced - taken a further step in its focus on the core
business of pharma & life science," says Dr. axel
Herberg, CEO of
The Technical Plastics business has so far been part of Gerresheimer
Wilden GmbH. Complex injection-molded pla...
Gerresheimer Opens New High-Tech Production Facility for Pharma Glass in China
vials and cartridges for injection systems it serves the pharma & life
science industry on both a local and international level. Dr. axel
CEO of Gerresheimer AG, describes the investment as a very important
strategic step for further business expansion in Asia. In China, Gerresh...
2008 a Record Year for Gerresheimer
operating results (adjusted EBITDA) of EUR206.4m (prior year EUR181.6m).
At the Annual General Meeting in Dusseldorf the CEO Dr. axel
summarized the highlights of the financial year 2008: "We have achieved
record levels in terms of sales and earnings. Gerresheimer is on a goo...
Bert W. O'Malley, M.D., Recipient of the 2008 National Medal for Science, Joins Bionovo's Scientific Advisory Board
...ors that Dr. O'Malley has received are the Ernst
Oppenheimer Award, Gregory Pincus Memorial Medal, Distinguished Achievement in
Modern Medicine Award, axel
Munthe Award in Reproductive Biology, British
Endocrine Society Medal, Fred Conrad Koch Medal, Pasarow Award in Cancer
Research, Endocrine Transatlant...
Following a Record Year in 2008 Gerresheimer Again Sets its Sights on Substantial Growth in 2009
...TDA Margin Rises From 19.0 to 19.5%
- CEO Dr. axel
Herberg: "Following the record year in 2008 Gerres...ionalization and focus is bearing fruit," says
Herberg, CEO of Gerres-heimer AG. "Even in a phase... for further substantial growth," says the
CEO Dr. axel
Herberg. For 2009, sales growth of 6% to 7% is exp...
Multisol France on Track to Sell 250 Tons of International Fuel Technology, Inc. Fuel Additive Formulations
...mercial strategy of partnering with large, well-known additive and oil companies with established marketing channels and end user accounts," said axel
Farhi, IFT's Director of Global Business Development. "The added benefit of having a European option to manufacture our products is an important ...
FDA Issues Complete Response Letter for Iclaprim
...ed to decrease its membership in order to reflect the
reduced size of the company. In this context, Dr Khalid Islam tendered his
resignation and Prof. axel
Kleemann has announced that he will not stand for
re-election at the next shareholders' meeting. Arpida wishes to thank both
Board members for their v...
Kidneys for Transplant Function Earlier and Last Longer When Preserved in a Machine Compared to the Traditional Box of Ice
... Squifflet (member)
Jurgen Treckmann (member)
Central trial assistance
Arie Oosterlee (Eurotransplant, general director)
Rahmel (Eurotransplant, medical director)
Jacqueline Smits (Eurotransplant, statistician)
Margitta van Kasterop-Kutz (Eurotransplant, data man...
AXel in Biological Definition
2 Olfaction in the animal kingdom
4 External links
How smell works
As discovered by Linda B. Buck and Richard axel
, mammals generally have about 1000 genes for odor receptors . Of these genes, only a portion code for functional odor receptors. Humans have 347...
AXel in Biological Dictionary
...on ... With olfaction , one distinguishes qualities, not identities. ... HOW OLFACTION WORKSReceptorsAs discovered by Linda B. Buck and Richard axel
(who ... Olfaction . The importance of smell, and pheromones, to Humans and other Animals ... Olfaction (the sense of smell) is the detection ...
...com /EBchecked/topic/691056/ classi cal - genetics > ... Amazon.com: Mendel's Legacy: The Origin of Classical Genetics (9780879696757): Elof axel
Carlson: Books ... classical genetics . salivary chromosomes ... Mendelian genetics , or classical genetics , is a set of laws and statist...