Found: First IVF Baby Born in East Bay 25 Years Ago
Private investigator locates California medical practice's oldest 'test-tube baby;' Three of America's IVF pioneer babies to meet at 25th anniversary reunion
SAN RAMON, Calif., May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Elizabeth Castro Wilson, who on March 18, 1985, became the first "IVF baby" born
in the East...
Tickets Now on Sale for Born for Broadway
Proceeds of one-night event to benefit Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
SHORT HILLS, N.J., May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first annual Born
for Broadway will be held Monday, June 22nd at 8:00 p.m. at New World Stages, 340 West 50th Street, New York. Directed by Marcia Milgrom ...
Babies Born Only 2 to 3 Weeks Early May Face Development Delays
While risk to individual newborn is small, doctors should be aware, study says
MONDAY, March 30 (HealthDay News) -- Even babies born
near their due date have an increased risk of developmental delays when they reach kindergarten, new research shows.
Once thought to have little to n...
Babies Born in High Pollen Months at Wheezing Risk
Findings may clarify why fall and winter infants more likely to develop asthma
THURSDAY, Feb. 26 (HealthDay News) -- Infants exposed to high levels of pollen and mold in their first few months of life are more likely to develop wheezing -- a possible early symptom of asthma, say U.S. ...
'Wanted: Pioneer IVF Babies' Bay Area Fertility Doctors Launch National Search for First IVF Babies Born 25 Years Ago
California medical practice to celebrate 25th anniversary by re-uniting up to 280 of America's oldest 'test-tube babies' in June
SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate its 25th anniversary as of the one of the nation's first private IVF clinics, the Reproductive Science Cen...
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey(R) Proudly Announces Its First Elephant Calf Born From Artificial Insemination
It's A Boy! The 22nd Calf Born
into the Ringling Bros.(R) Conservation and Breeding Program
VIENNA, Va., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation (R) proudly announces the birth of a healthy male Asian elephant -- marking the twe...
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New Research Shows One in 200 People Born with DNA Mutation That Can Lead to Devastating, Often Fatal Disease
Mutation Causing Mitochondrial Disease More Common Than Previously
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Mitochondrial
Disease Foundation (UMDF) today announced landmark research finding that
one in every 200 people has a DNA mutation that could potentially cause...
Scientists Discover Origin of Malaria
...d how frequently it happens -- and has identified a number of new infectious diseases. The group's work provides basic insights into how pandemics are born
and employs cutting-edge strategies to prevent the next major pandemic.
Diabetes Gene Raises Odds of Lower Birth Weight
...the fetal insulin hypothesis, a slight underproduction of insulin, an important fetal growth factor, during the prenatal period may cause a baby to be born
smaller. Low birth weight is already known to increase the risk of disease later in life, and the fetal insulin hypothesis proposes that the same gene...
Neuroscience Researcher Has Positive Message for International Alzheimer's Awareness Week, July 6 - 12: 'Even Though World Economy is Declining, Alzheimer's Research is Advancing'
...n normal, healthy individuals and those with Alzheimer's disease is the rate at which healthy neurons become overloaded with calcium.
"Humans are born
able to manufacture their own calcium-binding proteins but we gradually stop producing them at about age 40, and that's when our neurons start to weak...
deCODE-led Megastudy Finds New Genetic Clues to Causes of Schizophrenia
...onmental link between schizophrenia immune response. It has long been
known, for example, that a disproportionately large number of schizophrenics
in the winter and spring, when influenza rates are usually highest.
All of the variants found in this study are very common and each is
MedImmune Funds Study to Help Gain Insights Into Full Burden of RSV Disease Among Premature Infants
...ient sites in the United States. The study population will include infants born
32-to-35 weeks (GA) who do not receive RSV prophylaxis during their first R...fected at least once by the time they reach their second birthday. Children born
prematurely as well as those with chronic lung disease (CLD) or congenital ...
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...47 Robert Whitehead Whitehead , Robert (1916–2002), producer. He was born
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...to-understand reference for the public on the communication disorder known as Usher syndrome . Those with Usher syndrome type 1 are usually born
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(during a ... Penn State Hershey Medical Center provides world class ca... lower part of the ... A ureterocele may be discovered before the baby is born
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...cus arteriosus , one large ... Truncus arteriosus — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, complications and treatment of this ... babies born
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...he presence of three chromosomes, rather ... Twenty to 30 percent of babies born
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Ovarian transplantation: First baby is born after a new technique
Amsterdam, The Netherlands: A new technique for transplanting the ovaries of women who have lost their fertility as a result of cancer treatment was outlined to the 25th annual conference of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology today (Monday 29 June). Dr. Pascal Piver, manag...
ICSI or IVF: Babies born from frozen embryos do just as well
Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Analysis of the longest running ICSI programme in the United States has found reassuring evidence that babies born
from frozen embryos fertilised via ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection) do just as well as those born
from frozen embryos fertilised via standard IVF tr...
Babies born to native high-altitude mothers have decreased risk of low birth weight
BETHESDA, Md. (May 18, 2009) Pregnant women who are indigenous to the Andes Mountains deliver more blood and oxygen to their fetuses at high altitude than do women of European descent. The study helps explain why babies of Andean descent born
at high altitude weigh more than European babies born
Can you be born a couch potato?
The key to good health is to be physically active. The key to being active is to be born
The well-documented importance of exercise in maintaining fitness has created the idea that individuals can manage their health by increasing their activity. But what if the inclination to engage ...
Children born from frozen embryos weigh more and do better than those born after fresh transfer
This release is available in Spanish .
Barcelona, Spain: Children born
after a frozen, thawed embryo has been replaced in the womb have higher birth weight than those born
where fresh embryos were used, Danish scientists reported to the 24th annual conference of the European Society of H...
Children born after donor insemination should be told as soon as possible about their conception
Barcelona, Spain: It is better for children conceived by donor insemination to be told of their origins at an early age, according to the first large-scale study of people who are aware of their donor conception. If the children are not told until they are 18 or older, they are more likely to have...
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IVF Baby Born From 21-Year-Old Frozen Sperm, Ties World Record
Charlotte new dad, 38, froze sperm at 16 before chemotherapy that cured his leukemia
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Fertility specialists of Reproductive Endocrinology Associates of Charlotte (REACH) herald the successful birth of a baby girl March 4 who was conceived through in vi...
Are top performers born or made?
This installment of Next Generation Workplace e-zine was inspired by a recent article by "Freakanomics" authors Stephen J. Dubner and Steven D. Levitt discussing the work of K. Anders Ericsson a psychology professor at Florida State University and his colleagues on how expert performers become...
Stratagem acquires the Milwaukee operations of BORN
Menomonee Falls, Wis. Stratagem, Inc. announced Wednedsay that it has completed its acquisition of the Milwaukee operations of BORN
Information Services, Inc., a national IT services company that was recently acquired by Fujitsu Consulting.
The transaction, which took effect Monday, moves...
First U.K. Stem Cell Awareness Rally to Take Place in Manchester, England on August 9th, 2009
...ta's, life. At three years old, Dakota became the first child from Britain and Ireland to be treated for septo-optic dysplasia (SOD) in China. She was born
blind but began to regain her vision just weeks into her stem cell treatment. Her parents have been passionate stem cell advocates ever since.
PacificGMP and USC to Collaborate on Recombinant Protein Development and Manufacturing for Phase 1 Clinical Trial
...en. The recombinant protein will be tested in a Phase 1 clinical trial for treatment of dystrophic epidermal bullosa (DEB), a rare disease in children born
with defects in the gene that encodes type VII collagen. DEB is characterized by extremely fragile skin, recurrent blister formation, scarring and agg...
New England Journal of Medicine Study Highlights Need for Rapid, PCR-based Group B Streptococcus (GBS) Testing at Time of Admission for Labor and Delivery
...ion in 2002. However, the study also finds that 61.4% of full-term infants born
with GBS disease were born
to women who had previously screened negative during their 35-37 week gesta...
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...but being a carrier. The incidence of carriers in the British population is approximately 1 in 50.
Snowdrop, an albino African Penguin, born
at Bristol Zoo (England), died in August 2004. No other zoo in the world had an albino penguin and only two or three have ever been reported in the wi...
...otic substance lysozyme and isolated the antibiotic substance penicillin from the fungus Penicillium notatum .
Fleming was born
on a farm at Lochfield in Ayrshire , Scotland and was schooled for two years at the Academy in Kilmarnock . He later attended St Mary's Hospita...
Alfred Russel Wallace
...ology, and awards
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Wallace was born
at Usk , Monmouthshire . He was the eighth of nine children of Thomas Vere Wallace and Mary Anne Greenell. He attended grammar school in Hertford ,...
Anton van Leeuwenhoek
...was Thonis Philipszoon . His letters were signed Antoni van Leeuwenhoek . He was probably known as van Leeuwenhoek from a young age because he was born
in a house at the corner of Lion's Gate in Delft. Van Leeuwenhoek translates as "from lion's corner".
Van Leeuwenhoek ground over 500 optical le...
... 4 See also
5 External links
Carl Linnaeus was born
at Stenbrohult , in the province of Smalandia in southern Sweden . Like ...k the surname von Linn , later often signing just Carl Linn . His father, born
Nils Ingemarsson, had adopted the Latin surname Linnaeus as more appropriat...
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A seven-year old Charles Darwin in 1816
Charles Darwin was born
in Shrewsbury, Shropshire , England , on 12 February 1809 at the family home, The Mount House . He was the fifth of six children of Robert an...
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... conditions that cause leg pain and may affect walking , and some ways to treat and manage them. ... Legs may feel achy or heavy. ... Children born
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..., and word games. Soundtrack: Independence Day. John Michael Stipe was born
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