Bright Horizons Founders Receive Corporate Partner Award from Ackerman Institute
Linda Mason and Roger Brown Honored at Institute's Tribute to Families
NEW YORK, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Founders Linda Mason and Roger Brown were presented the 2nd annual
Corporate Partner Award from the Ackerman
Institute for the Family for
Ophthonix Completes Series AA Financing at $25.9 Million
... management, Enterprise Partners is headquartered in La Jolla, CA, phone (858) 731-0300, website: www.epvc.com .
About DAG Ventures
& Goodrich (DAG) Ventures is a leading diversified capital firm with a portfolio of companies in life sciences, information technologies and energ...
Natural Killer Cells May Help Protect Against New Strains of Influenza Virus
...age-related changes in natural killer cells during primary influenza
infection in mice. Mech Age Devel. 2008;129:223-30.
Ritz BW, Nogusa S, ackerman
EA, Gardner EM. Supplementation with Active
Hexose Correlated Compound increases the innate immune response of
young mice to primary Inf...
84 Members of Congress, Led by Rep. Betty Sutton, Urge Policymakers to Rescind Controversial Medicare 'Competitive' Bidding Rule Before April 18 Deadline
Rep. John Adler (D)
Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R)
Rep. Albio Sires (D)
Rep. Chris Smith (R)
Rep. Gary ackerman
Rep. Michael Arcuri (D)
Rep. Tim Bishop (D)
Rep. John Hall (D)
Rep. Brian Higgins (D)
Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D)
Rep. Steve ...
String probes for devastating childhood digestive disease
...g childhood disease of the esophagus.
Steven J. ackerman
of University of Illinois at Chicago College of Me...are not normally present in the esophagus at all," ackerman
said. The procedure, he said, is not only expensiv...y as 20 endoscopies within three or four years.
and his colleagues hope they can replace the endos...
McCain Would Drive Up Health Care Costs for Families, While Benefiting Health Insurance Companies
...ularly in the individual market.
McCain's proposal does nothing to provide that kind of broader health
AFL-CIO political director Karen ackerman
joined Hickey and Hacker on a
conference call with reporters today and announced details of a new
campaign to explain the devastating effects of Sen. ...
FDR Might Have Had Melanoma
...dy author Dr. A. Bernard Ackerman, director of the ackerman
Academy of Dermatopathology in New York City. "But...a mark that appears in innumerable photographs.
presents his case in the April issue of the Archi...DR had melanoma or died of the disease.
But, as ackerman
points out, this is no surprise given that "no one...
Ohio Faith Leaders Call on Sen. Voinovich to Cosponsor Legislation to Protect Kids From Tobacco
Sharon Becker, Health Ministries Association of Ohio and Good Samaritan
Church of Saint Charles Borromeo
Wednesday, April 2, 2008
Indoor Tanning Association Launches Campaign Attacking Melanoma Hype
in light of the fact that there is no compelling evidence that UV exposure
causes melanoma. One prominent dermatologist, Dr. A. Bernard ackerman
recipient of the "Master Dermatologist Award" from the American Academy of
Dermatology -- has published the most comprehensive report on the issue,...
AT-TEN-TION!!! Fit Club Veterans Take on New Recruits in an All New Season of 'Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp' Premiering Thursday, March 13 at 9PM ET/PT
...n of Granada
America and VH1. Jonas Larsen ("The Joe Schmo Show") is executive producer
and Heather Schuster is co-executive producer for Granada. Jim ackerman
Caroline Perez are executive producers for VH1.
VH1 connects viewers to the music, artists and pop culture that matter
to them most with TV seri...
'Sticky' mice lead to discovery of new cause of neurodegenerative disease
...hes Medical Institute (HHMI) investigator Susan L. ackerman
and colleagues at The Jackson Laboratory point to ...ington's diseases.
HHMI investigator Susan L. ackerman
and her colleagues reported their findings in an A... were dying in sticky mutant mice. To find out, ackerman
and her colleagues searched for the gene that was ...
Researchers link two more genes to sudden infant death syndrome
... the SIDS most-wanted list."
In 2001, a team of investigators led by Dr. ackerman
identified the first cardiac gene, SCN5A, linked to SIDS. In 2005, a compre...dea why your apparently healthy infant did not wake up this morning,' " Dr. ackerman
says. "Although so much of SIDS remains unexplained, these findings that po...
HIV Patients May Be at Risk of Heart Problems When Taking Protease Inhibitor Drugs
...effect associated with this class of drug."
is director of Mayo Clinic's Long QT Syndrome Clin... can take to use this new information wisely, Drs. ackerman
and Badley say. The first is to screen by electroc...blems or torsade de pointes," Dr. Badley says. Dr. ackerman
adds, "Long QT-adverse events are serious side eff...