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Two Companies Expand in Ann Arbor Area With MEDC Support

ANN ARBOR, Mich. , June 16 /PRNewswire/ --A Dexter-based and a Columbus, Ohio-based company are planning to expand in the Ann Arbor region with support from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. Axiobionics and Dexter Research were approved today for MEGA tax credits from the State of Michigan...

Three Michigan Companies Expand in Ann Arbor with MEDC Support

ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Ann Arbor-based companies are planning to expand in the region with support from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. Velesco Pharmaceutical Services, CAS-MI Laboratories and Essen Instruments were all approved today for MEGA tax credits from the ...

50,000 Letters Sent to Notre Dame Alumni Re: Obama; In Letter, Bishop Gracida Urged Former U.S. Ambassador to the Vatican Mary Ann Glendon to Refuse Award

SOUTH BEND, Ind., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 50,000 hand addressed letters were sent to Notre Dame Alumni, and 100,000 post cards for Vatican and Notre Dame officials, urging ND Grads to fight against Obama's scheduled speech. Randall Terry and local Notre Dame Alumni sent 50,000 l...

Octuplets Mom Chooses NBC's Ann Curry to Tell Story

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Killeen Furtney Group, a Los Angeles marketing and public relations firm, announced today that their client, Ms. Nadya Suleman, mother of octuplets born last week, has selected Ann Curry, NBC anchor, to tell her story. ...

Following Ceremony with President Obama, UAN President Ann Converso, RN, Commends New Administration on Meeting with Labor Leaders and Reinstating Pro-Worker Policies

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attending a meeting with President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and other national labor leaders, UAN President Ann Converso, RN, brought the voice of staff nurses to the White House as she hailed the new president's early commitment...

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Provides Free Online Journal Access in Recognition of World AIDS Day

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the urgent need to disseminate authoritative information in the field of AIDS/HIV research and clinical care, publisher Mary Ann Liebert , Inc. will provide complimentary access to all archival online issues of the company's AIDS journals thr...

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Provides Complimentary Online Access to Breastfeeding Medicine for the Month of August

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In Recognition of World Breastfeeding Week, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. (http://www.liebertpub.com ) will provide free online access to Breastfeeding Medicine (http://www.liebertpub.com/bfm ) for the entire month of August. Breastfeeding Medicine, a MED...

HealthSouth Appoints Mary Ann Arico as SVP - Investor Relations and Corporate Communications

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS ) today announced that it has appointed Mary Ann Arico as Senior Vice President - Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, effective August 1, 2008. Ms. Arico will join HealthSouth from Mirant Corpo...

More Than 1,000 Children's Memorial Hospital Patients, Physicians, Elected Officials, Donors and Staff Gather to Break Ground on the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

CHICAGO, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ground was broken on the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago today following remarks from Children's Memorial Hospital patients, philanthropist and transformational donor Ann Lurie, hospital leadership and public officials (F...

Controversies in science and technology explored in new book from Mary Ann Liebert

New Rochelle, NY, February 19, 2008Controversies in Science and Technology, Volume 2: From Climate to Chromosomes presents an in-depth exploration of hot topics in modern science and technology that is accessible to a broad audience. The book takes a unique approach, using multiple experts of dive...

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Ann in Medical Technology

Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Initiates U.S. Clinical Trial for Anaconda(TM) AAA Stent Graft System

... ann ARBOR, Mich., July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Terumo Cardi... Vascular Grafts. The company is headquartered in ann Arbor, Michigan with manufacturing operations in ann Arbor; Elkton, Maryland; and Ashland, Massachusett...

International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health Features Discovery of Asbestos-Related Pain Origin from Scientists at the Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit

...RNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists at the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's National Center for Ve...chief, Cancer Surveillance Research at the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute; Christopher Weis, Ph.D....reatment of asbestos-related diseases, the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and the Center for Occup...

University of Michigan Study Shows SEQUENOM's MassARRAY Technology Identifies HPV Infections Missed by Standard Hybridization Test

... SAN DIEGO and ann ARBOR, Mich., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Results from a study published by the University of Michigan have shown that as many as 15% of women i...

Why Do African-Americans Fare Worse With Cancer? Access and Economics Are Only Part of the Story

... ann ARBOR, Mich., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An analysis of almost 20,...ancer centers. The Group is headquartered at the University of Michigan in ann Arbor , Mich. (734-998-7140). The Group has an operations office in San Ant...

Number of Patients With Dementia on the Rise

... ann ARBOR, Mich., July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At 81, Alberta Sabin's mind is not as sharp as it used to be, and she knows it. She frequently mi...

Researchers at the Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit Discover Feasibility of Chemotherapy Alternative

...6053 ORLANDO, Fla., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists from the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit presented data demonstrating the feasi...rgo adjuvant therapy. Located in mid-town Detroit, MI, the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is one of 40 National Cancer Institute-designated...

Scientists at The Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit Identify Potential New Target for Breast Cancer Therapy

...ogy (ASCO) has selected new breast cancer research conducted at the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit for posting on ASCO's Web site. Karman... Karmanos is all about." Located in mid-town Detroit, MI, the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is one of 40 National Cancer Institute-designated...

Terumo Heart, Inc. Reaches Clinical Milestone as the 100th Patient Worldwide Receives the DuraHeart(TM) Left Ventricular Assist System

... ann ARBOR, Mich., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ter... and Industry. The project was moved from Japan to ann Arbor, Michigan for product realization in 2000. T... with headquarters and manufacturing facilities in ann Arbor, Michigan. The company's focus is the innov...

Karmanos Cancer Institute Researchers Study New Drug Combinations to Treat Childhood Leukemia

... DENVER, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists from the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit presented data today at the American A...efully save more lives." Located in mid-town Detroit, MI, the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is one of 40 National Cancer Institute-designated...

Karmanos Cancer Institute Researchers Present Breast Cancer Advancements at Conference

... DENVER, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists from the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit today presented data at the American A... fighting this disease." Located in mid-town Detroit, MI, the Barbara ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is one of 40 National Cancer Institute-designated...

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Ann in Medical Dictionary

Von Hippel-lindau Disease

...- Lindau Disease . See How are genetic conditions and genes named? in the Handbook. ... Von Hippel Lindau Disease , St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: Von Hippel ... People with von Hippel - Lindau Disease are also genetically predisposed to ... Links to more information...

Tuberculin

...D test) determines whether a person has developed an immune response to the bacterium that causes ... Tuberculin Skin Tests, St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: A tuberculin skin test is done to see if you have ever had tuberculosis (TB) ( Mycobacterium ... A tuberculin skin test ...

Reticulocyte count

...lood cells ... The reticulocyte count rises after the treatment for pernicious anemia, iron ... Reticulocyte Count , St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: A reticulocyte count is a blood test that measures how fast red blood cells called reticulocytes are made ... Based on the...

Regurgitation

...nt ... people over age 55 has some degree of mitral valve regurgitation . ... Complications of aortic valve regurgitation , St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: If you have mild aortic valve regurgitation , you will probably not even notice ... ...

Rapidly progressive

...progressive glomerulonephritis (RPGN) is a clinical ... Rapidly progressive crescentic glomerulonephritis. Kidney Int 2003; 63:1164. ... 1: ann Neurol. 2008 Jul;64(1):97-108. Rapidly progressive dementia. ... Because many rapidly progressive dementias are treatable, it is paramount to ...

Polyarteritis nodosa

...lyarteritis nodosa . Lesions are most often found on the legs and feet. ... Cutaneous Polyarteritis Nodosa : A Case Report and Literature Review. ann ... Important It is possible that the main title of the report Polyarteritis Nodosa is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms li...

Pericarditis

...h the membrane, or sac, ... The chest pain from pericarditis may feel like pain from a heart attack. ... Pericarditis , St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: Pericarditis is inflammation of the pericardium , a membrane that surrounds the heart and its major blood ... Pericar...

Paresthesia

...gs and feet fall asleep? Retrieved from "http://simple.wikipedia .org/wiki/ Paresthesia " Category: Neurology ... Paresthesia , St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: Paresthesia is a feeling of tingling, burning, pricking, or numbness of the skin with no apparent physical cause. ... Paresth...

Parasites

...estive disorders including heartburn, constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, leaky gut and parasites . Read why they occur, ... Providing the ann Arbor area with chiropractic, vitamin counseling, weight ... Parasites can cause seemingly random symptoms in various organs of the body, ... ...

Oxytocin

...12S 2. It is a relatively short ... Oxytocin has a molecular mass of 1007 daltons. One international unit (IU) ... oxytocin , St. Joseph Mercy, ann Arbor Michigan: Oxytocin should be administered as an injection into a muscle or intravenously by a healthcare provider. It should ... Medic...
Ann in Biological News

Premier issue of Ecopsychology launched by Mary Ann Liebert Inc. publishers

New Rochelle, NY, April 21, 2009Exploring the psychology of human-nature relationships and understanding the multidimensional links between humankind and its natural environment is at the core of the evolving discipline called ecopsychology and is the focus of a new, peer-reviewed online journal,...

The Danisco Award 2008 goes to D.Sc. Barbara Ann Halkier from Faculty of Life Sciences, Copenhagen

Associated Professor, DSc Barbara Ann Halkier, Department of Plant Biology and Biotechnology at the Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, has been granted the Danisco Award 2008. She received the prestigious award for her excellent research into secondary metabolites, which are biolo...

American Society for Microbiology honors Mary Ann Moran

Washington, DCMay 28, 2008The inaugural 2008 American Society for Microbiology (ASM) D.C. White Research and Mentoring Award is being presented to Mary Ann Moran, Distinguished Research Professor, Department of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens. This award honors the late David C. Wh...

AGU journal highlights -- Aug. 6, 2009

...artment of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences, University of Michigan, ann Arbor, Michigan, USA; Michael J. Sander and Lyle Skjerve: Jet Propulsion...y; J. Ritsema: Department of Geological Science, University of Michigan, ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Source: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G3...

Climate-caused biodiversity booms and busts in ancient plants and mammals

... ann ARBOR, Mich.---A period of global warming from 53 million to 47 million years ago strongly influenced plants and animals, spurring a biodiversity boom...

New DNA and RNA aptamers offer unique therapeutic advantages

...eases, as described in a comprehensive review article published online ahead of print in Oligonucleotides , a peer-reviewed journal published by Mary ann Liebert, Inc. ( www.liebertpub.com ). The article is available free online at www.liebertpub.com/oli Aptamers offer several advantages compared ...

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

... Paradox of late Paleozoic glacioeustasy Daniel E. Horton and Christopher J. Poulsen, Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Michigan, ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA. Pages 715-718. The ice age of the late Paleozoic (326-267 million years ago) was a period of dynamic climatic fluctuati...

Microbes and their hosts -- exploring the complexity of symbiosis in DNA and cell biology

... complexity of symbiotic relationships are the focus of the current special issue of DNA and Cell Biology , a peer-reviewed journal published by Mary ann Liebert, Inc. The issue is available free online at www.liebertpub.com/dna "Symbiosis is one of the most rapidly growing fields in biology.... Af...

Knee injuries may start with strain on the brain, not the muscles

... ann ARBOR, Mich.---New research shows that training your brain may be just as effective as training your muscles in preventing ACL knee injuries, and sug...

Music is the engine of new U-M lab-on-a-chip device

... ann ARBOR, Mich.---Music, rather than electromechanical valves, can drive experimental samples through a lab-on-a-chip in a new system developed at the Un...

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Ann in Biological Technology

Double Helix Appoints Ann Stuchiner Vice President of US Consulting Division

SCARSDALE, N.Y., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Double Helix Consulting US, a division of London-based Double Helix Development group, today announced the appointment of Ann Stuchiner to the position of Vice President. Stuchiner joins a multidisciplinary team of highly experienced strategic pricing, re...

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Opens Two Warm, Supportive Patient Centers: Carol Ann Read Breast Health Center and Family Resource Center

Ratcliff Designs Comforting Environment for Patients and Families EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Alta Bates Summit Medical Center celebrates the opening of two new health care areas designed to soothe patients and families navigating treatment options for life-threatening illn...

American Mothers Seriously Concerned About Childhood Allergies, Siemens Survey Reveals

... E, Robertson S, Hamilton, R. Latex specific IgE: performance characteristics of the IMMULITE 2000 3gAllergy assay compared with skin testing. ann Allergy Asthma and Immunol. 2006;97:196-202. (5) "Allergy Testing for Children," Asthma and Allergy Foundation for America Editorial Boar...

Accuri Cytometers Completes $4 Million Series D Financing

... ann ARBOR, Mich., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuri Cytometers, Inc. today announc...ecial interest in the Midwest region. Founded in 2002 with headquarters in ann Arbor, Mich., Arboretum Ventures currently manages $97 million in capital. ...

Burrill & Company Invests in Taiwan Liposome Company

...bles TLC to develop and commercialize new formulations of products with significant market potential," said Burrill & Company General Partner, Dr. ann Hanham. "We are eager to see the wide roll-out of products derived from this technology to treat diseases that would otherwise be difficult to target,...

Covance to Present at the Drug Information Association's 45th Annual Meeting

...p Time by More Than 50%" 9:30 a.m. | Poster Presentation: ann Flandermeyer, BSN, PhD, MSN, RN, project management and clinical operations... to Complete, and Scope Change" 8:30 a.m. | Session Chair: ann Flandermeyer, BSN, PhD, MSN, RN, senior director, project management and cl...

CQ Forum on Biosimilar Biological Products - Wed., June 17, 2009

...e Institute Richard F. Kingham, Partner, Covington & Burling Jay P. Siegel, M.D., Chief Biotechnology Officer, Centocor ann Witt, J.D., Health Counsel to Representative to Henry Waxman Gillian R. Woollett, M.A., D.Phil, Chief Scientist, Engel & Novitt, L.L.P. ...

Industry Professionals Get Schooled in Real-World Oncology Issues at NCCN Academy

...Center, Birmingham, AL; UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA; University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, ann Arbor, MI; UNMC Eppley Cancer Center at The Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE; The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; a...

Americas on the Waterway Supports US Oncology Foundation

...ge payments, etc. to help alleviate stress for the patient and their family." "We're proud of the mission of the US Oncology Foundation," said ann Wolford , executive director. "Anyone can support the cause. The foundation accepts pledges from individuals, corporations, and in honor or in memory...

Assay Designs(TM), Inc. Announces Release of First Available Product for Multiplex Analysis of Heat Shock Proteins

... ann ARBOR, Mich., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Assay Designs, Inc., a leading provide... About Assay Designs, Inc. (now an Enzo Life Sciences company) Based in ann Arbor, MI, Assay Designs develops and manufactures immunoassay (ELISA) kits...

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Ann in Biological Definition

Brain

...erences Bear, M.F., B.W. Conners, and M.A. Paradisa. 2001. Neuroscience: Exploring the Brain. Baltimore: Lippincott. ISBN 0781739446 Butler, ann B. 2000. "Chordate Evolution and the Origin of Craniates: An Old Brain in a New Head." The Anatomical Record. 261:111-125. Martin, John H. 1996. ...

Lipase

...atient homozygote for the preponderant mutation Gly188Glu in the human LPL gene and review of reported mutations: 75 % are clustered in exons 5 and 6. ann Genet. 44(1):25-32. Girod, A., C. E. Wobus, Z. Zadori, M. Ried, K. Leike, P. Tijssen, J. A. Kleinschmidt, and M. Hallek. 2002. The VP1 capsid protei...
Ann in Biological Dictionary

Somatic

...sents Somatic Patterning: How to Improve Posture and Movement and Ease Pain, A Sourcebook for Body Therapists and their Students and Clients by Mary ann ... Somatic therapy is a holistically oriented therapy which integrates the mental, ... Through somatic therapy, as a person becomes more aware...

Heart

...embers came from Seattle, Washington, USA in the early 1970s. Going through several lineup changes, the only constant members of the group are sisters ann and Nancy Wilson. The group rose... The heart is a vital organ that basically serves as a pump. ... How Artificial Hearts Work. How Congestiv...

Flower

...lower . ... Brighten someone's day with flowers . Order a beautiful bouquet online. The Little Flower Shop delivers to the greater Detroit & ann Arbor area. Information about flower in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. wedding flower ... scarlet musk flower - viscid b...

FACS

...agents teach food managers and staff to prepare and serve food in a ... What's a FACS Agent? ... We are committed to educate and prepare all Fort ann students to succeed in a ... We strive to meet the needs of all students in a safe, caring, and positive ... Home Science Social Studies Math Langu...

Cephalic

...s, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis. Cephalic Index, Cephalic Testing, Cephalic , Dr. ann de Wees Allen, Cephalic Research Institute, Brain Glycemic Indexing,Glycemic Index, Diet sodas are fattening, Diet ... Shop for Exploiting Dysfun...
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