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4th Annual Case for Inclusion Report Ranks All 50 States on Community-Based Support

Analysis of Medicaid Services to People with Disabilities Show Mixed Results WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) released today the 2009 Case for Inclusion Report ( www.ucp.org/medicaid ), ranking all 50 states and the District of Columbia f...

SLAICO Takes the Medicare Supplement Application Online - Eliminating All Paperwork Offline.

LEAGUE CITY, Texas, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 1948, Standard Life and Accident Insurance Company has been dedicated to the insurance needs of seniors, with an unyielding commitment to quality service, both for the client and the insurance Agent. This has never been more evident t...

New Book by Leading Authority Responds to National Initiative to Bring Undergraduate Public Health Education to All American Colleges and Universities

New book - 'Public Health 101' - by Richard K. Riegelman, is hard-wired to the Association of American Colleges and Universities' curriculum recommendations for an undergraduate course by the same name. The book is an important part of a growing movement of several prominent higher education orga...

Mylan Reports That the FDA Determined That All Accusations Were Unfounded

PITTSBURGH, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL ) today reported that in addition to the press release it issued on Sunday, the company proactively and as a courtesy had contacted the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) over the weekend to bring to its attention a ...

Students Connect with Stable Careers Through Updated Medical Assistant Career Resources on All Allied Health Schools

With recently updated career resources, it's a great time to find medical assistant training at All Allied Health Schools. Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB) July 28, 2009 -- With current unemployment rates reaching troubling levels in some states, medical assistant careers are an ...

Air Quality Action Day Forecast for Thursday in All Regions of Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast an air quality action day for Thursday, June 25, in the Berks/Lehigh Valley, Susquehanna Valley, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Liberty/C...

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Study Suggests Vitamin D Screening and Appropriate Supplementation Indicated for All Cancer Patients

CHICAGO, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vitamin D deficiency was found to be prevalent in cancer patients regardless of nutritional status, according to the results of a recent study conducted at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA). Based on these results, CTCA researchers determine...

AdvanDx Launches Fast, 90 Minutes Protocol for All CE-IVD Marked PNA FISH(R) Tests in Europe

Pathogen Identification Results in 90 Minutes Direct from Positive Blood Cultures Faster Results to Help Clinicians Improve Antibiotic Selection and Outcomes for Critical Infections WOBURN, Mass. and VEDBAEK, Denmark, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvanDx today announced that it has launched ...

AUA Guideline: Full Kidney Removal Not Necessary for All Kidney Tumors

Early-stage renal masses should be treated with nephron-sparing approaches when possible LINTHICUM, Md., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Radical nephrectomy (complete removal of the affected kidney) is not the best treatment for most small kidney tumors because it puts patients at risk fo...

ANA598 Demonstrates Potent Antiviral Activity at all Dose Levels in Completed Phase Ib Study in Hepatitis C Patients

Data Being Presented Today at 44th Annual Meeting of EASL Management to Discuss Study Results and Program Status During Q1 Financial Results Call at 5 P.M. EDT Today SAN DIEGO, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDS ) today announced that ANA598,...

Isolagen, Inc. Reports Positive Top-line Results from Phase II/III Study of Isolagen Therapy(TM) to Treat Moderate to Severe Acne Scars: Study Meets All Primary Efficacy Endpoints and is Statistically Significant

-Company Provides Update on Cash Position- -Biologics License Application for Wrinkles/Nasolabial Folds Indication Expected To Be Filed Within Two Weeks- EXTON, Pa., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isolagen(TM), Inc. (Amex: ILE ) announced today positive top-line efficacy results ...

Biosensors DES Demonstrates Equivalent Safety and Efficacy to Industry Leading DES in First 'Real World, All Comers' Clinical Study

MUNICH, Germany, September 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Biosensors International Group, Ltd ("Biosensors", "Company"), (Bloomberg: BIG:SP), (Singapore:B20) today announced that a next-generation drug-eluting stent, developed by Biosensors, has demonstrated equal safety and efficacy as compared ...

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Adult One Size Fits All Tracheostomy Collar™

Description: Designed for ease of use and patient comfort, our soft foam Tracheostomy Collar™ has smooth edges for comfort and is available in a range of sizes, from one-size-fits-all to a perfect fit. For hard to fit patients, MARPAC will custom make a trach collar to your specifications. Don't just take...
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Pediatric One Size Fits All Tracheostomy Collar™

Description: Designed for ease of use and patient comfort, our soft foam Tracheostomy Collar™ has smooth edges for comfort and is available in a range of sizes, from one-size-fits-all to a perfect fit. For hard to fit patients, MARPAC will custom make a trach collar to your specifications. Don't just take...
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Dale® Tracheostomy Tube Holder - Fits All

Description: Your patient will be more comfortable, and you will too. To make tracheostomy tube stabilization more secure and to avoid the knotty problems associated with the tying and untying of twill ties, consider the Dale® Tracheostomy Tube Holder. Available in adult and neonate/infant sizes, the nar...
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Tracheostomy Tube Holder, One Size Fits All

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MAXWELL Optical Wavefront Aberrometer

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Bard AlloMax Surgical Graft

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Allopathic medicine

...bal warfare used in retaliation by irregulars was the word "allopathy." ....... "Allopathy" and "allopathic" were liberally employed as pejoratives by all irregular physicians of the nineteenth century, and the terms were considered highly offensive by those at whom they were directed. The generally unco...

American Dietetic Association

...nistered national examination. Maintain registration by completing continuing professional educational requirements. Approximately 75 percent of all ADA members are RD's. An additional 4 percent of ADA membership are Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR). About half of the ADA membership hold advan...

Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program

...istory In 1998 , the Clinton administration required the inoculation of all military members [2] [3] , despite the fact that the Food and Drug Adminis...f the 2001 anthrax attacks and leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq , all military personnel were required to get anthrax vaccination [6] (in additi...

Artecoll

... 4 References 5 External links Composition Artecoll is mostly collagen , one of the most abundant substances in all mammals. The thinning of collagen in human faces is responsible for aging, wrinkles and lines on the face. [1] Artecoll consists of 25 percent mi...

Anterior mediastinal mass

...erior compartment and rest are seen in middle compartment. Hodgkin's usually present in 40-50's with nodular sclerosing type (7), and non-Hogdkin's in all age groups. Can also be primary mediastinal B cell lymphoma with poor prognosis (8,9). Common symptoms include fever, weight loss, night sweats, and c...

Arterial stiffness

...nce concerning the prognostic significance of large artery stiffening. Increased aortic PWV has been shown to predict cardiovascular and in some cases all cause mortality in individuals with end stage renal failure (Blacher et al.,Circulation. 1999; 99: 2434–2439), hypertension (Laurent et al., Hypertens...
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Imperforate anus

...ital (present from birth) ... Definition of Imperforate anus : ... Imperforate anus may occur in several forms. ... Imperforate anus - all Information, Imperforate anus is congenital (present from ... Definition of Imperforate anus : ... Imperforate anus may occur in several ...

Glaucoma

...ma is a Includes description of the eye condition, signs, types, causes, and treatment. Explains how this eye disease affects people of all ages, and shows what things look like to someone who has it. ... The causes of glaucoma are few. ... Glaucoma Service Foundation to Prevent Bl...

Colorectal polyps

...s of colorectal polyps . The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is the premier society for colon and rectal surgeons and other ... all colorectal polyps are removed ... A colorectal polyp is a growth that sticks out of the lining of the ... Over time, adenomatous colorect...

Zygote

... n|Reprint|Family & Relationships|Suzanne Finnamore|Grove Pr... ... fertilized egg, called a zygote , tries to divide into a ... Again, since all the embryos came from the same zygote , they are genetically identical. ... Only those zygotes presenting distinct male and female PN at this t...

Zoster

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Zinc in diet

... diet - Overview. Overview. Food Sources. Recommendations. Side Effects. all Information ... Zinc in diet - all Information, Zinc is an important trace mineral. ... Therefore, low-prote...

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Chromosomal problems affect nearly all human embryos

Amsterdam, The Netherlands: For the first time, scientists have shown that chromosomal abnormalities are present in more than 90% of IVF embryos, even those produced by young, fertile couples. Ms Evelyne Vanneste, a PhD student in the Centre for Human Genetics and the University Fertility Center, ...

Rotator cuff tears: Are they all in the family?

ROSEMONT, ILPeople with relatives who have experienced rotator cuff tears are at increased risk of similar tendon tears themselves, according to a study published in the May 2009 issue of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery ( JBJS ). "This strongly suggests genetic predisposition as a possible...

Our brains make their own marijuana: We're all pot heads deep inside

U.S. and Brazilian scientists have just proven that one of Bob Dylan's most famous lines"everybody must get stoned" is correct. That's because they've discovered that the brain manufactures proteins that act like marijuana at specific receptors in the brain itself. This discovery, published online...

Tentacles of venom: New study reveals all octopuses are venomous

Once thought to be only the realm of the blue-ringed octopus, researchers have now shown that all octopuses and cuttlefish, and some squid are venomous. The work indicates that they all share a common, ancient venomous ancestor and highlights new avenues for drug discovery. Conducted by scienti...

The host makes all the difference

"Where there are many scientific works dealing solely with the flu virus, we have investigated how the host reacts to an infection," says Klaus Schughart, head of the Experimental Mouse Genetics research group. In infection experiments the researchers have now discovered that an excessive immune ...

Time (and PPAR-beta/delta) heals all wounds

Mammalian skin requires constant maintenance, but how do skin cells know when to proliferate and at what rate? In the March 23, 2009 issue of the Journal of Cell Biology , Nguan Soon Tan and colleagues reveal that skin fibroblasts use a protein called PPARβ/δ to make sure overlying epit...

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AEterna Zentaris Acquires All Assets from Ardana for Growth Hormone Secretagogue Compound, AEZS-130

All amounts are in US dollars QUEBEC CITY, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AEterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS ; TSX: AEZ), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on endocrine therapy and oncology, today reported that after regaining from Ardana Biosciences Ltd. ("Ardana"), the worldwid...

Cell Therapeutics Amends and Restates Its 'Modified Dutch Auction' Tender Offer to a Fixed Price Tender Offer for Any and All of Its $118.9 Million Outstanding Convertible Notes

SEATTLE, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company" or "CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that it has amended and restated its "Modified Dutch Auction" tender offer to a fixed price tender offer for any and all of the approximately $118.9 million outstanding...

Prospect Therapeutics, Inc. Assigns All Its Assets to Joseph F. Finn, Jr., C.P.A. for the Benefit of Its Creditors

WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Joseph F. Finn, Jr., C.P.A. ("Finn"), announced today that assets of Prospect Therapeutics, Inc. ("Prospect") have been assigned to him for the benefit of Prospect's creditors. Prospect's lead product candidate, GCS-100, is a carbohydrate molecu...

Arpida Annual General Meeting of Shareholders Approves All Board Proposals

REINACH, Switzerland, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Annual General Meeting of Arpida Ltd (SIX: ARPN) has approved the proposals that were put forward by the Board of Directors. A total of 90 shareholders were present at the meeting that took place in Reinach today. 4,629,711 share...

Health Robotics Reports Triple-Digit-Growth Across All Financial Metrics in Fiscal Year 2008

BOLZANO, Italy, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced audited results for FY2008 ending December 31, 2008, delivering record levels of firm purchase orders, revenue, earnings and cash flow. Revenues in FY2008 were EUR8.2 million, a 161% increase year-over-year as the ...

Not all titanium dioxide is equal when it comes to splitting water with visible light

Researchers from the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will be presenting at this year's American Chemical Society 2009 Spring Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. The following talk will occur on Tuesday afternoon. Scientists are hot on the trail of materials that use ...

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Analog thermal printer, Mitsubishi (115V) for all UVP imaging systems except BioDoc-It and VisiDoc-It from UVP

Description: Conveniently document gels, films and membranes with a high quality thermal printer. Compact, footprint printer Supplies 256 gray scale for high resolution, archive-quality thermal film prints Process low-cost prints in seconds ...
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Deluxe CO2 Backup, Factory Installed, All Voltages, for 3.0 and 6.7 cu ft -86C Chest Freezers & all -40C/ -86C Upright Freezers from Thermo Scientific

Description: Improve inventory management with stainless steel red cell canisters; ensure product safety with CO2 or LN2 backup systems. A complete solution for your blood banking needs....
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LN2 Backup, Factory Installed, All Voltages, for 3.0 and 6.7 cu ft -86C Chest Freezers & all -40C/ -86C Upright Freezers from Thermo Scientific

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Sub-plate for all libraries from OriGene Technologies

Description: The Sub-Plates are E.Coli glycerol stocks contained in standard 96-well microtiter plates. Each well contains 50 cDNA clones with approximately 5,000 clones per plate. After positive identification of the a master plate well, the corresponding subplate is screened with a single 96-well PCR to ident...
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Goat Anti-NIR1 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from Abcam

Description:... Goat polyclonal to NIR1 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Synthetic peptide: SWARGPPKFESVP, corresponding to C terminal amino acids 962-974 of NIR1. Entrez Gene ID: 8339...
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Rabbit Anti-Raf1 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from Abcam

Description:... Rabbit polyclonal to Raf1 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). entrezGeneID: 5894 SwissProtID: P04049...
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Abiogenesis

... was gradually shown that, at least in the case of all the higher and readily visible organisms, spontane...d material. It was thus concluded definitely that all known living organisms arise only from pre-existin...dom natural processes is so unlikely as to be, for all practical purposes, impossible." [2] The abo...

Absorption spectrum

...Let us consider white light, which consists of electromagnetic radiation at all frequencies, passing through a sample of cold gas. For any collection of a...exactly the same frequency as the one absorbed. However, this is emitted in all directions, not just in the direction in which the electromagnetic radiatio...

Actin

...mportant component in filament production is the Arp2/3 proteins , which serve as sites for nucleation, stimulating the formation of G-actin trimers. all of these three proteins are regulated by cell signaling mechanism. Organization Actin filaments are assembled in two general types of structur...

Active transport

...ype of transport are transmembrane ATPases . A primary ATPase universal to all cellular life is the sodium-potassium pump , which helps maintain the cel...type of ion can be transported by several enzymes, which need not be active all the time (constitutively), but may exist to meet specific, intermittent nee...

Albinism

...roven to be associated with albinism (or better: alterations of the genes). all alterations, however, lead to an alteration of the melanin (pigment/colorin...ed persons are paler in complexion as the rest of the family. The myth that all persons with albinism have "white hair and red eyes" is not true. Colorless...

Alcohol

...rocarbon chain's dominance. Because of hydrogen bonding , alcohols tend to have higher boiling points than comparable hydrocarbons and ethers . all simple alcohols are miscible in organic solvents. This hydrogen bonding means that alcohols can be used as protic solvents . Alcohols, like water, ...

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Zoology

...nglish dictionary and encyclopedia. ... Zoology ... a branch of zoology that studies spiders and other arachnids. ... Zoology is the study of all animal life. ... In: Zoology (general) ... In: Zoology (general) By: Dennis Holley. Aug 6, 2009. Foraging Behavior in Animals ... Zoology i...

Z-DNA

...rotein 1" ... Nature is the international weekly journal of science: a magazine style journal that publishes full-length research papers in all disciplines of science, as well as ... ... the RNA editing enzyme ADAR1, bound to left-handed Z-DNA was recently described. ... Comparison of ...

Zinc finger

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Yolk

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Y chromosome

...e. ... The Y chromosome and the origin of all of us (men)". Science 268: 1141. ... Y chromoso...is turning out to be not just an X with ... Add to all this the Y's distinction as the only chromosome... chromosome long has been the whipping post for all stereotypical male ... A single-source launchpa...

X-ray diffraction

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