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RadioShack Partners With Seven-Time Tour de France Winner Lance Armstrong to Form New Cycling Team in 2010

FORT WORTH, Texas and AUSTIN, Texas, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH ) is proud to announce a partnership with seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong to form a new American Pro-Tour cycling team. Beginning in 2010, Lance Armstrong wil...

Linda Armstrong Kelly and Dr. Robert Galvin Keynote URAC 10th Annual Quality Summit

Mother of Cycling Champion and General Electric Chief Medical Officer Join Health Care Leaders to Address Consumer Health Value WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- URAC , the leading health care accreditation and education organization, has announced Linda Armstrong Kelly ,...

UPMC Health Plan Provides Ongoing Support of HEALTHY Armstrong Initiative

PITTSBURGH, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- As a key partner committed to improving the health and well-being of the community, UPMC Health Plan is proud to provide ongoing support of the HEALTHY Armstrong initiative in Armstrong County. Last month, HEALTHY Armstrong was recognized for its efforts to raise ...

Lance Armstrong Foundation Selects Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide to Support the LIVESTRONG Global Cancer Campaign

Agency will also support the LIVESTRONG(TM) Global Cancer Summit to take place Summer 2009 in Europe AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF), a leading nonprofit organization providing resources and support for people affected by cancer, announced today tha...

Statement by Lance Armstrong Regarding Global Cancer Fight and His Return to Professional Cycling

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lance Armstrong, cancer survivor, founder and chairman of the Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) and cycling champion, released the following statement regarding his return to professional sports: "I am happy to announce that after talking with my ...

Jenny McCarthy and Lance Armstrong Top Celebrity List to Raise Funds for Autism

Talk About Curing Autism to Host Southern California Celebrity Gala COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jenny McCarthy, actress, comedian and model will co-host a major fundraiser to benefit families affected by autism with Lance Armstrong, seven-time Tour de France champio...

Lance Armstrong Foundation to Welcome Senator John McCain to LIVESTRONG(TM) Cancer Summit

AUSTIN, Texas, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) is pleased to announce that Senator John McCain will address its members on July 24th at its second LIVESTRONG(TM) Summit. "Cancer will soon be the number one cause of death in this country and Americans want to know...

Lance Armstrong Foundation and Demand Media Launch LIVESTRONG.COM

New online destination provides a 360-degree social conversation on health; 'DARES' users to change their lives, help themselves and help others SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand Media, Inc., the leading social media company, and the Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) today ann...

Statement by Lance Armstrong on Cancer Diagnosis of Senator Kennedy

AUSTIN, Texas, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lance Armstrong Foundation today released the following statement by its founder and chairman regarding Senator Ted Kennedy's brain cancer diagnosis: "We learned today that Senator Kennedy, a champion for healthcare and a tireless warrior in the batt...

Lance Armstrong Marks 5th Annual LIVESTRONG(TM) Day with Nationwide Fly-Around

AUSTIN, Texas, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: On national grassroots lobby day, Lance Armstrong to visit four cities to raise awareness and funds for the fight against cancer WHEN & * TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2008 WHERE: Tour of Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care and Preve...
Armstrong in Medical Technology

Cobalis Reports Phase III Trial Results for PreHistin in Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

...very of cyanocobalamin via sublingual lozenges resulted in significant increases in cobalamin blood levels. Cobalis' Chief Scientific Officer Ernest armstrong commented: "Showing a meaningful reduction in allergy symptoms when the symptoms never increased throughout the pollen season to the desired moderate ...
Armstrong in Medical Definition

Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition

...Alger BE. (1992). Postsynaptic spike firing reduces synaptic GABAA responses in hippocampal pyramidal cells. J Neurosci 12:4122-4132. Vincent P, armstrong CM, Marty A. (1992) Inhibitory synaptic currents in rat cerebellar Purkinje cells: modulation by postsynaptic depolarization. J. Physiol. (London) 456...
Armstrong in Medical Dictionary

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... Riley armstrong (1984–), Canadian ice hockey player ... Riley Chamberlin (1852–1917), American silent film actor ... Riley Darnell (1940–), American Secretary...

Ophthalmia Neonatorum

... AC, Varkki S, Mathews MS, Moses PD. ... Ophthalmia Neonatorum /diagnosis* Penicillin Resistance ... Ophthalmia neonatorum : a chart review. armstrong JH, Zacarias F, Rein MF. Cases of ophthalmia neonatorum diagnosed at Grady Memorial Hospital 1967-1973 were reviewed. ... Original Article fro...
Armstrong in Biological News

Lance Armstrong through a physiological lens: hard training boosts muscle power 8%

Catch an athlete with clear potential early in his career, study his physiology over an incredibly eventful seven years including victory in the Tour de France, and you might uncover some incredibly important, indeed amazing facts about what training and dedication can accomplish. What Edward F. ...

Scientists 'rebuild' giant moa using ancient DNA

...NA from museum bird skins while causing almost no damage to these valuable specimens, just by clipping a small part of a single feather," says Dr Kyle armstrong from the Australian Centre for Ancient DNA (ACAD). ACAD Director Professor Alan Cooper says this finding suggests it may be possible to reconstruct...

Seattle Times reporters win ASM public communications award

...on Award has been awarded to Seattle Times reporters Michael Berens and Ken armstrong for their three-part investigation into methicillin-resistant Staphylococc...ournalism at Northwestern University and remains an active lecturer. Ken armstrong also has an accomplished background in investigative reporting. He has been...

Georgia goes bananas

...production. Gerard Krewer, Esendugue Greg Fonash, Mark Rieger, David Linvill, and Ben Mullinax of the University of Georgia, and Richard Wallace of armstrong Atlantic University, undertook the multi-year research project with the objective of finding recommendations for income-producing ornamental banana cu...

Killer whales, blind bats, discriminating dolphins, mating birds

...342B. 11) CONSERVATION AND THE TIGER'S ROAR In Paris, Edward Walsh ( walsh@boystown.org ) from Boys Town National Research Hospital, Douglas L. armstrong ( douga@omahazoo.com ) from the Henry Doorly Zoo, and their colleagues will present the most recent findings of the Omaha Tiger Project, one of the fi...

IEEE Fellow first woman to receive highest award in engineering profession

...he engineering profession, as well as to the development of sound public policies as an engineer-statesman. Previous recipients include astronaut Neil armstrong (1979) and former Lockheed Martin CEO Norm Augustine (1991). Dr. Patricia P. Nelson, a noted geotechnical engineer and disaster control specialist,...

Federal polar bear research critically flawed, says study in INFORMS journal

...of the Endangered Species Act. Professor J. Scott armstrong of the Wharton School says, To list a species that... one way or the other about the polar bear. Prof. armstrong and colleagues originally undertook their audit at...ssue of the INFORMS journal Interfaces. Professor armstrong is author of Long-Range Forecasting, the most freq...

Research project aims to control sunlight, extend growing season and conserve energy

... The Gardens leadership embarked upon this project as part of its long-range conservation plan and in response to the energy demands of The Eleanor armstrong Smith Glasshouse, an 18,000 square foot conservatory showcasing two endangered ecosystems, the spiny desert of Madagascar and the cloud forest of Cost...

BASF and Harvard University announce extensive research collaboration

...basic and applied research, and develop new ways to bring research out of the lab," said Venkatesh Narayanamurti, Dean, SEAS, John A. and Elizabeth S. armstrong Professor, and Professor of Physics. "We are delighted to be working together with one of the world's most respected universities for science and e...

Feeling hot, hot, hot: New study suggests ways to control fever-induced seizures

...molecule, the researchers showed it is possible to induce an extremely rapid protection of neural function during heat stress. Queen's biologists Gary armstrong and Mel Robertson exposed locusts to increasing heat while monitoring the neural circuit that controls breathing. At approximately 30˚C (about th...
Armstrong in Biological Technology

Lance Armstrong and the future of cancer care

Chicago, Ill. - Lance Armstrong is a unique phenomenon. He's a talented athlete, a cancer survivor, and a political activist. He is in a league by himself. Or is he? As many people know, survivors of cancer are much more common today. A recent National Center for Health Statistics report...

Innocoll Announces Provisional Findings From Its Three Phase 2 Clinical Trials Investigating CollaRx(R) GENTAMICIN TOPICAL for the Treatment and Prevention of Diabetic Foot Infections

...uct concept and technology is featured in an article co-authored by David G armstrong and Andrew Boulton et al in this month's Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery ... Stuart Metcalfe , Frank L Bowling , Andrew JM Boulton , David G armstrong , Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, June 2009, Vol. 6, No. 6, Pages 639-642...

Scientists demonstrate effect of confining dielectrics on semiconductor nanowire conductivity

...nsions shrink, which makes the material more sensitive to external conditions," explains lead author Venkatesh Narayanamurti, John A. and Elizabeth S. armstrong Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Professor of Physics. Surfaces act like partial mirrors reflecting inner charges, and thus, an ...

The University of Arizona College of Medicine and OmegaGenesis Announce Collaboration Agreement to Address Diabetic Foot Ulcers

... Of these, 1 in 4 will undergo amputation, and one amputation is performed every 30 seconds around the world. The UA Department of Surgery, Dr. armstrong and Dr. Horacio Rilo, also a UA professor of surgery, have established a new laboratory and are conducting research in the areas of diabetes and preve...

Professors Raphael Haftka and C. T. Sun to receive AIAA-ASC James H. Starnes Jr. Award

...rd, Raphael T. Haftka, Distinguished Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Florida, and C. T. (Chin-Teh) Sun, Neil A. armstrong Distinguished Professor of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering at Purdue University. Hafkta and Sun will receive the award at an awards lun...

Professors Raphael Haftka and C. T. Sun to receive AIAA-ASC James H. Starnes, Jr. Award

...rd, Raphael T. Haftka, Distinguished Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Florida, and C. T. (Chin-Teh) Sun, Neil A. armstrong Distinguished Professor of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering at Purdue University. Hafkta and Sun will receive the award at an awards lun...

Amgen's Breakaway from Cancer Initiative Expands to Help Cancer Patients Access Broad Spectrum of Cancer Resources and Services

...h cities along the route. Additionally, the Lance armstrong Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer will join forces...nity, and it also has joined forces with the Lance armstrong Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer. Learn more at ...es, visit www.amgen.com . About the Lance armstrong Foundation At the Lance...

2008 Kansas Day of Innovation Featuring the Fifth Annual Great Plains Capital Conference Scheduled for September

...y visiting http://www.greatplainscc.com . The 2008 platinum sponsors include Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation, Kansas Bioscience Authority, armstrong Shank, Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus PC, and Wichita Technology Corporation. ...

EnzySurge, Maker of DermaStream(TM), Announces the Formation of its Scientific Advisory Board

... (Tzaki) Siev-Ner, MD as members of the SAB. David armstrong will chair the Advisory Board. The SAB will meet r...tific Advisory Board include: Chairman, David G. armstrong DPM, MD, PhD is Professor of Surgery and Associate...lin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago. armstrong is Director of the Center for Lower Extremity Ambu...

Genaera Corporation to Present at BIO Business Forum

...ate on the Company's programs and will take place at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego on Tuesday, June 17, 2008 at 3 p.m. PDT in Room 4. armstrong will also join a panel of experts to discuss new advancements in the treatment of obesity. The panel will discuss the obesity epidemic and review the ...
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