Council for American Medical Innovation Applauds Appointment of Geneticist Francis Collins to Head National Institutes of Health
WASHINGTON, July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for American Medical Innovation today applauded President Obama's appointment of renowned geneticist Dr. Francis Collins
to head the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
American Chemical Society praises nomination of Collins as NIH Director
WASHINGTON, July 9, 2009 The President of the American Chemical Society, Thomas H. Lane, Ph.D., issued the following statement today on President Obama's nomination of Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., to be Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH):
"At no other time in recent memory ha...
Senators Snowe and Collins Vote to Protect America's Kids from Tobacco
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins
for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including the aut...
Senator Susan Collins Praised for Leading Successful Effort to Derail $4.3 Million Maine Medicare Cuts
Action Preserves Beneficiary Access to High Quality Nursing Home Care;
Helps Preserve, Strengthen Intra-Facility Staffing Efforts
JOPLIN, Mo., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Citing the substantial
benefit in protecting the nation's critical frontline-caregiver
infrastructure, the Coalitio...
Thermage, Inc. to Present at the Fourth Annual Collins Stewart Growth Conference
HAYWARD, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thermage, Inc.
(Nasdaq: THRM ), a leader in non-invasive tissue tightening in the aesthetic
industry, today announced that it will present at the Collins
Fourth Annual Growth Conference at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York
Cyberonics to Present at Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference
HOUSTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (Nasdaq:
CYBX) today announced that Greg Browne, Chief Financial Officer, will
present at the Collins
Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference in New York
City on Wednesday, July 9, 2008 at 1:00 PM EDT. Presentation slides will be
Sunesis Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunesis
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNSS ) today announced that Daniel Swisher,
Sunesis' Chief Executive Officer and President, will provide a corporate
overview at the upcoming Collins
Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference at...
Rigel to Present at Collins Stewart Growth Conference
SAN FRANCISCO, July 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL ) today announced that Raul Rodriguez, Rigel's executive
vice president and chief operating officer, will present a company overview
at the Fourth Annual Collins
Stewart Growth Conference on Tuesday, Jul...
SuperGen to Present at the Collins Stewart Growth Conference on July 9, 2008
DUBLIN, Calif., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SuperGen, Inc.
(Nasdaq: SUPG ), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, rapid
development and commercialization of therapies for solid tumors and
hematological malignancies, today announced that James S. Manuso, Ph.D.,
ATS Medical to Participate at the Fourth Annual Collins Stewart Growth Conference
MINNEAPOLIS, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ATS Medical, Inc.
(Nasdaq: ATSI ), manufacturer and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac
surgery products, announced today that it will participate at the Collins
Stewart LLC Fourth Annual Growth Conference at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel
in New Yo...
Collins in Medical Technology
Diabetes Patients with High Triglycerides and Low HDL Cholesterol Get the Most Benefit From Fenofibrate Treatment: New Data From the FIELD Study
...eople with diabetes
in 14 randomised trials of statins: a meta-analysis Cholesterol Treatment
Trialists' (CTT) Collaborators, Kearney PM, Blackwell L, collins
R, Keech A,
Simes J, Peto R, Armitage J, Baigent C. Lancet. 2008 Jan 12;371(9607):117-25. ...
Independent Analyses of the SEAS, SHARP and IMPROVE-IT Studies of Ezetimibe
...he press release issued by the
SEAS investigators today.
Contact: Andrew Trehearne, CTSU, +44(0)1865-743960, +44(0)789-404-2600
Co-directors: Rory collins
FMed Sci FRCP BHF Professor of Medicine and
Epidemiology Sir Richard Peto FRS Hon FRCP Professor of Medical Statistics
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Prof Terje Pedersen, SEAS Study Principal Investigator & Head of Steering Committee/
...r of the Clinical Trials Service
Unit, University of Oxford) Professor Rory collins
(BHF Professor of
Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of Oxford and...r of the Clinical Trials Service
Unit, University of Oxford) Professor Rory collins
(BHF Professor of
Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of Oxford and...
Update on the SEAS Study
...chard Peto (Professor of Medical
Statistics and Epidemiology and Co-director of the Clinical Trials Service
Unit, University of Oxford) Professor Rory collins
(BHF Professor of
Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of Oxford and Co-director of
the Clinical Trials Service Unit) and Professor Ingar Holme...
Molecular Therapy Succeeds in Preventing Craniofacial Birth Defect in Mice
...rch in Kansas City,
Missouri, demonstrated that they could prevent Treacher collins
(TCS) in mice by either inactivating a gene associated with the di...mutated gene to
"Prevention of the neurocristopathy Treacher collins
inhibition of p53 function" by Natalie C. Jones, Paul A Tr...
Replidyne to Participate on Anti-infective Panel at RBC Capital Markets Healthcare Conference
...SVILLE, Colo., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Replidyne, Inc.
(Nasdaq: RDYN ) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer
Kenneth J. collins
will participate on the New and Powerful Anti-infectives
panel at the RBC Capital Markets 2007 Healthcare Conference. The panel
discussion will take p...
CIMZIA(R) (certolizumab pegol), Significantly Reduces Structural Damage and Rheumatoid Arthritis Signs & Symptoms for Up to One Year
...delines. Guidelines for the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis 2002 update. Arthritis & Rheumatism, 2002 Vol. 46, No. 2 (2) Sharp JT, Lidsky MD, collins
LC, Moreland J. Methods of scoring the progression of radiologic changes in rheumatoid arthritis: Correlation of radiographic, clinical and ...
Boston University Biomedical Engineers Find Chink in Bacteria's Armor
...s. Research from the
laboratory of Professor James collins
found the three classes more alike
than anyone rea...and the commonalities may be the bugs' downfall.
and colleagues' article, "A Common Mechanism of Ce...er.
AUTHOR CONTACT INFORMATION
Professor James collins
Boston University College of Engineering (617) 3...
Mircera Effective in Stabilising Haemoglobin Levels in Elderly
Patients With Kidney Disease on Dialysis
...ephrology. 2002. 13: S37-S40.
(ii) Medscape Medical News "Care of ESRD Patients Could be
Better: New Approaches Warranted" February 21, 2007
et al, Excerpts from the Unites States Renal Data
System 2004 Annual Data Report: Atlas of End-Stage Renal Disease in
the United States. American Jour...
Cobalis Expects to Report Phase III Top-Line Results in May
...m 10-QSB filed with the SEC on February 20,
Jaffoni & collins
or Steven Hecht, 212-835-8500
collins is an excellent scientist and skillful administrator," said Tyler Jacks, Ph...l be invaluable," said Jacks.
The AACR looks forward to working with Dr. collins as new scientific discoveries transform the prevention, diagnosis and treat...
Boston University biomedical engineers teach bacteria to count... BOSTON (05-28-09) -- Biomedical engineers at Boston University have taught bacteria how to count. Professor James J. collins and colleagues have wired a new sequence of genes that allow the microbes to count discrete events, opening the door for a host of potential applicati...
Spring fishing season arrives... and with it, amphibian diseases...sciences at the National Science Foundation (NSF). collins is currently on leave from Arizona State Universit.... Fish and Wildlife Service in Sacramento, Calif., collins screened tiger salamanders in the western U.S. bai...ividuals collected or traded annually."
She and collins used the Web site www.baitnet.com to find a listin...
Houseplants increase quality of life for retirement community residents...examines the impact of indoor gardening in regards to quality of life in assisted-living facilities. The results of the study, conducted by Claudia C. collins and Angela M. O'Callaghan, find that an activity as simple as caring for a houseplant can have very positive effects on a resident's happiness.
In just 5 years, gene discovery to clinical trial of potential treatment...dwork for the clinical trial. Indeed, in 2003, Dr. collins was quoted as saying, "This genetic discovery repr...ino acids near one of its ends.
Even before Dr. collins and his research team tracked down the genetic mut...damage in a transgenetic mouse model of HGPS. Dr. collins and Elizabeth Nabel, M.D., director of the Nationa...
DOE Joint Genome Institute completes soybean genome...aid Jim Collins, Assistant Director for the Biology Directorate at the NSF. collins and Judith St. John of USDA Agricultural Research Service co-chair the Inte... value to the sequence and physical map resources for this important crop," collins said.
The soybean genome project is already making its mark out in the f...
Biomedical engineers' detective work reveals antibiotic mechanism...ial trigger of this deadly sequence of events.
collins and his colleagues used systems biology approaches...tes of Health. "Using such a systems approach, Dr. collins and his coworkers revealed a surprising mechanism ...hich led to the production of misfolded proteins. collins group's pathway picks up from there. These deforme...
Illuminating biology: An evolutionary perspective...les from conservation biology and public health. Sponsored by AIBS and NESCent, the workshop will feature presentations by Anna Thanukos and Jennifer collins from the Understanding Evolution project and Sam Donovan and Ethel Stanley from BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium.
Date: Friday, October 17th, 2008
Mass. General's Warren Triennial Prize honors discoverers of microRNAs...ctober 29 scientific symposium at the hospital's Simches Research Center.
First established in 1871, the Warren Triennial Prize is named for John collins Warren, a co-founder of the MGH and its first surgeon, who performed the first surgical operation on a patient under ether anesthesia. Over the years...
Collins in Biological Technology
Insmed to Present at Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference
RICHMOND, Va., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq:
INSM), a developer of follow-on biologics and biopharmaceuticals, announced
today that Steve Glover, President Insmed Therapeutics, will present at the
Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, July 10, 200...
Rosetta Genomics to Present at Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference
REHOVOT, Israel and JERSEY CITY, New Jersey, July 3
/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rosetta Genomics Ltd (Nasdaq: ROSG ), a leading
developer of microRNA-based diagnostics and therapeutics, announced today
it will present Collins
Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference on
Wednesday, July 9, at 8:30...
China Pharma Holdings, Inc. to Present at Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference in New York on July 8, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
NEW YORK and HAIKOU CITY, China, July 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- China Pharma Holdings, Inc. (''China Pharma'') (OTC Bulletin Board:
CPHI) which develops, manufactures, and markets generic and branded bio-
pharmaceutical products in China, today announced that the management will
BioMarin to Present at the Collins Stewart Growth Conference
NOVATO, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioMarin
Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq and SWX: BMRN) announced today that Emil
Kakkis, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer of BioMarin, will present a
company update at the Collins
Stewart Growth Conference in New York City on
Wednesday, July 9, 2...
Monogram Biosciences to Present at the Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monogram
Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGRM ) announced today that William D. Young, CEO
and Chairman, is scheduled to present an update on the company's business
at the Collins
Stewart LLC Fourth Annual Growth Conference on Tuesday, ...
Leading Geneticist Francis Collins Named First Recipient of the Inamori Ethics Prize at Case Western Reserve University
CLEVELAND, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. a
physician-geneticist and leader of the Human Genome Project, has been named
recipient of the inaugural Inamori Ethics Prize from the Inamori
International Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve
Akaza Research to Present and Exhibit at Upcoming DIA Annual Meeting
Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) June 5, 2009 -- Akaza Research is pleased to announce that Chief Executive Officer Cal collins
will deliver a presentation at the Drug Information Association's (DIA's) 45th Annual Meeting, June 21-25, in San Diego, CA. The session, titled "...
Akaza Research to Present OpenClinica at ACRP Global Conference & Exhibition
...representative of OpenClinica at the conference will be Cal Collins, the CEO of Akaza Research, the company that created and supports OpenClinica. Mr. collins
will conduct a presentation titled "Using Open Source Technology and CDISC Standards to Enhance Clinical Trials" that will explore case stud...
Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Leading Laser Expert and Inventor Jon Dishler, M.D., to Its Unique LASIK Eye Surgeon Directory for Consumers
...ties of Denver, Boulder, Aurora, Centennial, Castle Rock, Lakewood and Fort collins
Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 11, 2009 -...ery in Denver, Boulder, Aurora, Centennial, Castle Rock, Lakewood, and Fort collins
. Dr. Dishler also serves those in need of laser vision correction surger...
MIT, BU team combats antibiotic resistance with engineered viruses
...s the groundwork for the development of a library of bacteriophages, each designed to attack different bacterial targets," said Lu.
In 2007, Lu and collins
demonstrated the successful creation of an engineered virus that could attack and destroy surface "biofilms" of harmful bacteria that can form on indu...
Collins in Biological Definition
... Banks Mullis discovers the polymerase chain reaction enabling the easy amplification of DNA
1989 The first human gene is sequenced by Francis collins
and Lap-Chee Tsui , it encodes the CFTR protein, defects in this gene cause cystic fibrosis
1995 The genome of Haemophilus influenzae i...
...musical theater composer Jonathan Larson , believed to have been a Marfan sufferer, both died of aortic dissection. Another World actor Brent collins
was a dwarf with Marfan syndrome, who eventually grew in a short spurt late in life, which led to his death.
Collins in Biological Dictionary
... Filialgeneration translation German - English : Filialgeneration Filialgeneration f (Biol) (first) filial generation ... . German - English, collins
dictionary, ... ...
... A cosmid , first described by collins
and Hohn in 1978, is a type of hybrid plasmid that contains cos sequences, DNA sequences originally from the Lambda phage. Cosmids can be used to ...
... sequence of genes on a chromosome . ... ... researchers scan chromosome segments quickly, jumping from gene to ... published in September, collins
and colleagues reported using chromosome jumping ... Africans/blacks are 95 percent of a certain chromosome . ... Once an Alu inserts at a ch...
...wind ensembles. Includes ... The University Band's Athletic Bands also involve students from other ... They soon form a band along with Allen collins
and Larry Junstrom. ... Skynyrd wins a battle of the bands contest in Hemming Park located in Jacksonville, FL. ... Band Audio/Images. Photos. ...