Developing countries need support to ethically conduct unlinked anonymous HIV testing
Data collected from HIV surveillance are crucial to guide public health interventions, planning, and prevention efforts. But developing countries face several challenges to implementing surveillance programs says a team of researchers from the US and the Democratic Republic of Congo in this week's...
Overeaters Anonymous 12-Step Program Reaches Out With Help and Support Made Available Through New Podcast Series
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Introduces Interactive Navigation Solution That Helps Individuals and Families Find Healthcare Coverage Options
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and confidential information about products that fit their needs. For consumers who are not familiar with the various coverage types and benefits, As...
China Medical Technologies Announces the Substantial Completion of an Independent Internal Investigation and Expected Timing of Reporting of Unaudited Financial Results for the Quarter and Fiscal Year ended March 31, 2009 and the Quarter ended June 30, 20
Independent Internal Investigation
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Mr. Xiaodong Wu, the Chairman and C...
Vivacare Expands Patient Education Service to Pediatricians
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Vivacare is a patient education company that supports the physician-patient relationship by providing medical profe...
Mylan Reiterates and Stands Behind Its 48-Year Commitment and Track Record of Quality
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Los Angeles County Launches Its Most Comprehensive Campaign Ever to Encourage HIV Testing
...ent ever in Southern California with more than 10 mobile HIV testing units at the event. Anyone attending the event can get a free, easy, painless and anonymous
rapid HIV test with results in about 30 minutes. Between 300 and 400 people are expected to get tested.
The mission of the Department of Publ...
New heart disease risk score outperforms existing test
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patient data to support the development of this vital clinical tool."
Other clinical systems providers are able to access QRISK through a software...
$11.5 Million in New Support to the Greater Grady Campaign
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donor, will help drive a five-year plan to modernize healthcare delivery at Grady, including necessary upgrades to equipment, information technology a...
YWCAs to Mark National HIV Testing Day on June 27
...ment that can keep them healthy and also prevent transmission of the virus from mothers to their newborn infants.
To find nearby confidential or anonymous
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PTSD Associated With Higher Alzheimer's/Dementia Risk; Moderate Alcohol Consumption May Lower it
...h Risk Factors
Colleen E. Jackson, M.S., a doctoral student in Clinical Psychology at the University of Connecticut, and colleagues conducted an anonymous
online survey of 690 adults to measure "dementia literacy," that is, their knowledge and beliefs that may assist in the recognition, management, or pr...
Pfizer Contributes Critical Data to URMC Drug Safety Initiative
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Pfizer Global Research and Development's Sandwich...
Markers in Blood and Spinal Fluid, and a New Imaging Agent, Show Promise for Early Detection of Alzheimer's
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Gene Therapy Improves Vision in Patients with Congenital Retinal Disease
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Institute, the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health,
private philanthropy, and an anonymous
donor who is committed to advancing
pediatric medicine through maximizing the potential of gene therapy.
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Alegent Health Sees Positive Results From Recent Clinician Usability Study Collaboration With Siemens and Motion Computing
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Computer program traces ancestry using anonymous DNA samples
Troy, N.Y. -- A group of computer scientists, mathematicians, and biologists from around the world have developed a computer algorithm that can help trace the genetic ancestry of thousands of individuals in minutes, without any prior knowledge of their background. The teams findings will be publis...
Siberian jays use complex communication to mob predators
...ties. Lowering the risk of relative of being killed benefits the propagation of the own genes through kin selection. In contrast, animals that live in anonymous
groups rather rely on the selfish notion that other group members could become the target in the next predator attack, and therefore have no such comm...
Autism Speaks funds $5 million to studies on genetic and environmental risk factors for autism
...contributing data useful to studies searching for the earliest possible diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This funding, made possible by an anonymous
donation to Autism Speaks, is expanding two complementary multi-site, network studies both Autism Centers of Excellence funded through the National In...
Acoustical Meeting, Nov. 10-14, 2008 in Miami, Florida
The Internet allows musicians to perform together remotely and also to carry out real-time processing of the music being produced. It even allows anonymous
users to participate in the ongoing sound product. Doug Van Nort (McGill University), who considers himself both an engineer and a musician, has been...
'A dinosaur dance floor'
...ering pits a field of odd potholes," he says. "But within about five minutes of wandering around, I realized these were dinosaur footprints."
reviewer of the Palaios study still believes the holes are erosion features. The study argues the impressions are from dinosaurs because:
Researchers develop new self-training gene prediction program for fungi
...equence, GeneMark.hmm-ES (BP) only requires the genome sequence. The program is able to iteratively identify the correct algorithm parameters from the anonymous
sequence. The program uses a probabilistic mathematical model called the Hidden Markov Model to pinpoint the boundaries between coding sequences (exon...
National security remedies among topics at surveillance confab
...stem both the authors and the reviewers know the names of each other, and they communicate openly. Thus, the result is not a one-time verdict from an anonymous
higher authority who cannot be debated, as with the "closed review" system. Instead, this proposed open concept is a dialectic process under the mode...
Dinosaur diggers bring mobile lab, new techniques to Eastern Montana
...then paid to adapt the lab for paleontology research. Horner paid for the renovations with money from Colorado Energy Management, which represented an anonymous
donor, and Nathan Myrhvold, former chief technology officer at Microsoft.
The biochemical lab was originally built by the U.S. Army to use at Super...
Undergraduate research shows leaderless honeybee organizing
...uctive capabilities, findings by Schneider and others indicates that she does not exactly “rule.” Instead, the colony appears to be controlled by the anonymous
consensus of the colony’s workers.
Though it is of great interest to researchers studying social behavior, a great mystery still remains regardin...
BioMed Central launches Biology Direct
...ed to launch this experiment because, while scientific publishing cannot be effective without peer review, we saw flaws in the current, predominantly, anonymous
review system that run too deep to be rectified without a radical departure from the standard practices. It is our hope that the open peer-review syst...
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Venter Institute Launches the J. Robert Beyster and Life Technologies 2009-2010 Research Voyage of the Sorcerer II Expedition
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donors. These seas are of scientific interest because they are among the world's largest seas isolated from the major oceans and will likely contain u...
Agencies Unite to Launch Donor Network Alliance: First-Ever Web-Based Collective of Egg Donor Candidates
...s more costly, confusing and time consuming for intended parents."
The DNA Web site is the portal to a robust, searchable database of hundreds of anonymous
egg donor candidates represented by donor recruitment firms of all sizes across the country. It is expected to house at least 10,000 profiles from par...
Quantros Acquires MEDMARX(R) from United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
...to the next level of
effectiveness and impact."
Today the MEDMARX program provides subscription-based users with access to
the world's largest anonymous
and de-identified medication error and ADR records
repository. The MEDMARX database contains more than 1.5 million records and is
increasing at a rat...
NIOXIN(R) Delivers the Future to Scalp and Hair Care, Introduces the First Genetic Test to Determine the Likelihood of Hair Loss
...imply swabs their mouth (inside cheek) for several
seconds and returns the swab in a sealed pack to the HairDX lab. HairDX
performs a confidential and anonymous
genetic analysis of the individual's
genetic variations related to pattern baldness. The confidential results
are delivered via a secure Web site.
deCODE Launches deCODEme(TM)
...ou create your own username
and password and have full control of information and data comparison with
your friends and family. You can even create an anonymous
account if you
wish. And if you have questions, you can consult with our experts at no
additional cost. Best of all, you have the peace of mind of kno...
BioLife Solutions Expands Scientific Advisory Board
...ods, Ph.D. - Co-Founder, CEO and Laboratory Director of The Genesis Bank, a private cord blood bank, and also Director of Genome Resources, an anonymous
donor and client depositor sperm bank. Both laboratories are FDA registered and CLIA compliant. Dr. Woods received his Bachelor of Arts degree...
Wireless Are you at Risk and Liable?
...t offers wireless Internet access, you may notice some places with easy and anonymous
access to free wireless Internet service. This has many serious implication...
1. Intruders can use these wireless networks to gain high bandwidth and anonymous
access to attack other networks on the Internet.
2. Intruders could find...
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Storytelling makes a comeback in an unlikely place
... United Way brought together all the heads of 1400 different businesses and shared something simple with them, a story that had been developed in some anonymous
point of the organization.
In it, a village bands together to recover a series of babies drowning in a lake, but cannot keep up with the pace. A l...
Hacking tools are simple and widely available, security experts say
...ers without necessarily knowing how they work.
He first used a Web-based tool that showed him a file transfer server that was running and accepting anonymous
logins. One command later a pre-canned hack anyone could use and he had system-level access to the computer.
Adams then took the audience on a wh...
Anonymous in Biological Definition
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publication of Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation by Robert Chambers began changing public opinion on Transmutation. Darwin completed his...
Human Genome Project
...data published by the HGP does not represent the exact sequence of each and every individual's genome. It is the combined genome of a small number of anonymous
donors. The HGP genome is a scaffold for future work in identifying differences between individuals. Most of the current effort in identifying diffe...
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