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George Barrett Named Chairman and CEO of Cardinal Health

DUBLIN, Ohio, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardinal Health today announced that George Barrett has been elected to the company's board of directors and will serve as chairman and chief executive officer of Cardinal Health, effective on the completion of the planned spi...

Cardinal Health Taps Teva Executive George Barrett to Lead Healthcare Supply Chain Services Sector

Barrett, David Schlotterbeck Named Vice Chairmen DUBLIN, Ohio, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardinal Health, a global provider of products and services that improve the safety and productivity of health care, today announced that George S. Barrett, chief executive officer (CEO...

NBTY Reports Third Quarter Results

...pean Retail division consists of 534 Holland & barrett stores, 350 Julian Graves stores and 31 GNC stores...ng the fiscal third quarter of 2009, Holland & barrett opened 2 franchised stores in South Africa, for a ... Pride (R) ( www.Puritan.com ), Holland & barrett (R) ( www.HollandAndBarrett.com ), Rexall (R...

Cardinal Health Names Patricia Morrison Chief Information Officer

...ime off to pursue personal interests. "We're very pleased to have someone of Patricia's caliber joining the Cardinal Health leadership team," barrett said. "Her significant experience with systems in large, complex organizations positions her perfectly to execute the long-term IT strategy Jody and ...

NBTY to Web Cast Fiscal Third Quarter Conference Call

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NBTY Acquisition of Julian Graves Unconditionally Cleared

...ature's Bounty (R) (www.NaturesBounty.com), Vitamin World (R) www.VitaminWorld.com ), Puritan's Pride (R) (www.Puritan.com), Holland & barrett (R) (www.HollandAndBarrett.com), Rexall (R) (www.Rexall.com), Sundown (R) (www.SundownNutrition.com), MET-Rx (R) (www.MetRX.com), Worldwid...

May Institute, National Autism Center, and Automoblox Launch 'Cars for Classrooms' Summer Charitable Campaign to Benefit Children with Autism

...h the problem of how to get these toys into the schools, which is why we've partnered with May Institute and the National Autism Center." Mr. barrett continues, "Especially in this economy, when school resources are being continually stretched, we're really excited to collaborate with these two nati...

Eliminating polio requires global, coordinated effort -- Health Affairs article highlights risks, rewards of eradication

...Papers Examine Challenges Of Eradicating Polio barrett describes the "weakest links" that must be strengt... if the world is to eliminate the spread of polio. barrett says global health leaders need to focus on the fo... post-eradication "weakest links" would fall away, barrett argues. "Although the world's attention today ...

NBTY to Webcast Presentation at Oppenheimer 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference; Announces Fiscal Third Quarter Preliminary Unaudited Net Sales Results

...'s Bounty(R) ( www.NaturesBounty.com ), Vitamin World (R) ( www.VitaminWorld.com ), Puritan's Pride (R) ( www.Puritan.com ), Holland & barrett (R) ( www.HollandAndBarrett.com ), Rexall (R) ( www.Rexall.com ), Sundown (R) ( www.SundownNutrition.com ), MET-Rx (R) ( www.MetRX.com ), Wo...

Somanetics Reports Second Quarter Results and Extension of Exclusive Distribution Agreement With Covidien

...mportant relationship with Covidien under terms that both parties embrace," barrett said. Expanded FDA Labeling Claims Somanetics received 510(k) c... revenues in the U.S. market will remain soft for the balance of the year," barrett said. Based on this expectation, the Company's current guidance is: ...
Barrett in Medical Technology

Researchers Present Safety and Efficacy Results of 429 Patients Treated With Radiofrequency Ablation for Pre-Cancerous Barrett's Esophagus

... and effective for eradicating a pre-cancerous esophageal condition known as Barrett's esophagus. The study is entitled, "Radiofrequency Ablation of barrett Esophagus: Outcomes of 429 Patients from a Multi-center Community Practice Registry" and was presented today by Ronald E. Pruitt, M.D., Nashville, TN...

Multi-Centre European Clinical Trial Shows Advanced Dysplasia and Early Cancer of Esophagus Cured With Combined Endoscopic Resection and Radiofrequency Ablation With HALO Ablation System

...s non-surgical, endoscopic treatment solutions for Barrett's esophagus. The company's HALO360 Ablation System uses a balloon-based electrode to ablate barrett tissue circumferentially within the esophagus. The HALO90 Ablation System is an electrode system that is mounted on the end of an endoscope, allowing ...

Infinity and MedImmune to Present Preclinical Data From Study of Oral Formulation of IPI-504 At AACR

... Inc. Investors and Media Monique Allaire 617-453-1105 http://www.ipi.com MedImmune, Inc. Media Kate barrett 301-398-4320 Investors Beatrice Pierre 301-398-4905 http://www.medimmune.com ...

XenoPort Reports Positive Top-Line Phase 3 Trial Results of XP13512 in Restless Legs Syndrome

...% XP13512; 7.4% placebo) and dizziness (19.5% XP13512; 4.6% placebo). There were no reported serious adverse events in XP13512-treated patients. Dr. barrett stated, "XP13512 works by a different mechanism than currently approved RLS drugs, and therefore may offer an alternative treatment option for patient...

Infinity and MedImmune Announce Updated Data On Ipi-504 to be Presented At ASCO

...ty Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Monique Allaire 617-453-1105 http://www.ipi.com MedImmune, Inc. Media: Kate barrett 301-398-4320 Investors: Beatrice Pierre 301-398-4905 http://www.medimmune.com ---------------...

Infinity and MedImmune Present Updated Phase I Results of IPI-504 in GIST at ASCO Annual Meeting

...ty Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Monique Allaire 617-453-1105 http://www.ipi.com MedImmune, Inc. Media: Kate barrett 301-398-4320 Investors: Beatrice Pierre 301-398-4905 http://www.medimmune.com ...

New Study in Journal of Pediatrics Suggests Synagis (Palivizumab) May Reduce Subsequent Recurrent Wheezing in Preterm Infants

...ref= "http://www.abbott.com/">http://www.abbott.com . CONTACT: international media, Annamaria Pastore of Abbott,+1-847-937-9794; or U.S. media, Kate barrett of MedImmune, +1-301-398-4320;or financial, John Thomas of Abbott, +1-847-938-2655; or Peter Vozzo ofMedImmune, +1-301-398-4358 Web site:

Neuropsychiatry

...aye et al (2005), Uber and Treasure (2005) Bipolar disorder Narcissistic Prefrontal cortex and hippocampus, anterior cingulate, amygdala barrett et al (2003), Vawter, Freed, & Kleinman (2000) Improved patient care Further, it is agrued that this nexus will allow a more refined no...
Barrett in Biological News

UBC researchers find first-ever 'wanderlust gene' in tiny bony fish

...our and is commonly found in freshwater sticklebacks but exists in less than one per cent of their marine counterparts. Now UBC PhD candidate Rowan barrett and colleagues from UBC's Dept. of Zoology have found that the gene may also be contributing to the fish's tendency to relocate instead of adjusting t...

New Southern California beetle killing oaks

...ed before 2002. Last summer, Seybold and Forest Service Entomologist Tom Coleman assessed oak tree mortality in the Cleveland National Forest near barrett Lake, Mount Laguna, and the community of Descanso. It was there they found evidence of beetle attacks in 67 percent of coast live oak, canyon live ...

Dinosaur fossils fit perfectly into the evolutionary tree of life

...ccording to their relatedness (morphology). Dr Matthew Wills from the University of Bath's Department of Biology & Biochemistry worked with Dr Paul barrett from the Natural History Museum and Julia Heathcote at Birkbeck College (London) to analyse statistical data from fossils of the four major groups of ...

Soil Science Society of America presents awards in Houston

...management, helping to increase farm-level nitrogen use efficiencies. Barrett L. Kays, Landis, Inc. -- Soil Science Professional Service Award. barrett L. Kays, President of Landis, Inc. in Raleigh, NC is a soil scientist in private practice. He holds a B.S. degree from Oklahoma State University, M.L....

Fitness in a changing world

... of plates observed in nature, biologists hypothesized that selection would always be for the Eda low allele in freshwater. An experimental test by barrett et al. has shown surprisingly unexpected results in fitness of the fish. The fish's lifespan is approximately a year. Over the course of a year, resea...

'Armored' fish study helps strengthen Darwin's natural selection theory

...ine sticklebacks, this allele is very common in freshwater populations. barrett and co-authors UBC post-doctoral fellow Sean Rogers and Prof. Dolph Schlute...t natural selection favours reduced armour in freshwater," says Barrett. barrett and Rogers also found that offspring carrying the allele are significantly ...

U of T discovers environmental factors linked to sex ratio of plants

...e large amounts of pollen, female-determining pollen tubes out-compete male-determining pollen tubes to fertilize the single ovule in each flower. barrett leads a world-renowned research group working on the genetics and evolution of plant reproduction. His pioneering work has had a profound influence o...

Complexity of Crohn's disease revealed as 'gene' count tops 30

...an and North American collections. "We now know of more than thirty genetic regions that affect susceptibility to Crohn's disease," says Dr Jeffrey barrett from the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics at the University of Oxford, lead author of the study. "These explain only about a fifth of the gene...

A special issue of the International Journal of Plant Sciences

...ue of the International Journal of Plant Sciences, leading botanist Spencer barrett of the University of Toronto gathers together in a single volume some of th...n the second article, Stephen Wright, Rob Ness, John Paul Foxe, and Spencer barrett pick up on the theme and review the genomic consequences of selfing and out...

How E. coli bacterium generates simplicity from complexity

...unctions. This is possibly a general principal in many, if not all, species." Palsson and his colleagues at UCSD, postdoctoral fellows Christian L. barrett and Christopher D. Herring, and Ph.D. candidate Jennifer L. Reed, created a computer model of an E. coli cell based on the experimental results of tho...
Barrett in Biological Technology

Cieslewicz, Barrett talk economic collaboration

Milwaukee, Wis. - The life sciences, transportation, and perhaps even the 2016 Olympic games are potential areas of collaboration between the cities of Milwaukee and Madison, according to Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett . Barrett, who appeared with Madison Mayor Dave Cieslewicz in a forum hel...

InterMune Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Business Highlights

... Other Recent Business Highlights InterMune expanded its leadership team in support of the anticipated commercialization of pirfenidone and named barrett McGrath to the newly created position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. McGrath has nearly 30 years of experience in the industry, having...

Amicus Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...es Barrett, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors. Dr. barrett currently serves as General Partner of New Enterpr...vices companies. Prior to joining NEA in 2001, Dr. barrett served as Founder, Chairman and CEO of Sensors for...ng Inhibitex, Inc. and Targacept, Inc. Dr. barrett received a Ph.D. in Biochemistry at the University...

Providence-Based NABsys, Inc., Announces $4 Million Equity Financing

...ill allow the technology to offer clinically relevant cost, speed, and accuracy parameters for whole-genome sequencing," said NABsys President and CEO barrett Bready, M.D. Based on technology developed at and licensed from Brown University , the NABsys DNA sequencing platform combines physical and bioc...

Brian Levy, OD, MSc, Named Chief Operating Officer of Danube Pharmaceuticals

...anube's senior management team. I look forward to his working with us in successfully developing our drug candidates and expanding our pipeline," said barrett Katz, MD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer of Danube. Prior to joining Danube, since 2004, Dr. Levy served as Corporate Vice President and Chief Medical...

Barrett Katz, MD, MBA, Named CEO of Danube Pharmaceuticals

...tive drugs for ophthalmology, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. barrett Katz, MD, MBA as its Chief Executive Officer. "I am honored and delighted...al trials and brings novel bench research to the clinics and bedside," said barrett Katz, MD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer of Danube. "We are delighted to we...

Promising Data ATIR Studies Presented by NIH Investigators

...r approximately 70 % of allogeneic transplant related mortality. For the complete press release go to http://www.kiadis.com/News *Note Dr John barrett is Chief of the Allotransplant Section at National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, MD, US...

Young Professionals of Milwaukee Celebrates Its Third Birthday, Looks To The Future

...ith a poetry slam competition, in which Mayor Tom barrett read a poem he had written called "Milwaukee's Brewing All Over." After barrett left the stage a man who called himself "Milwaukee...re out how to get there. Milwaukee Mayor Tom barrett reads a poem he wrote. Wacker encouraged Milwauke...

New biomedical institute aims to unite business and academia in SE Wisconsin

...announcement of the biomedical institute is another step forward in re-tooling the regional economy. "LaVerne and Shirley don't work here anymore," barrett said. "Our economy has changed, and it is our responsibility to create the right kind of conditions to foster that change." An inherent advantage o...

Milwaukee announces citywide wireless initiative

... MILWAUKEE -- Mayor Tom barrett and Milwaukee officials on Wednesday announced plans to launch the Milwauke... charge subscribers. "Midwest Fiber Network's goal is to work with Mayor barrett and the City Council to make Milwaukee the No. 1 wireless city in America a...
Barrett in Biological Dictionary

Esophagus

...of Diabetes and Digestive and ... Radiofrequency Ablation Effective Against barrett Esophagus (National Cancer Institute) ... Barrett's esophagus — Compr...y stomach acid reflux. ... Barrett's esophagus is a condition in ... barrett ' s esophagus occurs when the normal cells that line the lower part ......
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