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Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Heart Risk Factors in Kids

...o have low HDL cholesterol levels, 2.54 times more likely to have elevated blood sugar levels and 3.88 times more likely to have metabolic syndrome, a constellation of risk factors including obesity, high blood fats and high blood pressure. But the results should not panic parents, Reis said. "I believe we need...

Two Flight Surgeons Supporting Wyle's Bioastronautics Contract Selected for New Astronaut Class

...rom the Surgeon console in Mission Control, Dr. Lindgren is assigned to the constellation Program, providing human systems support for the Orion Module design. Sever...ns that sought to leverage Skylab expertise into recommendations for future constellation operations. Recommendations from the summit are currently in the publicatio...

Metabolic factors may play a role in risk for breast cancer

...rs & Prevention , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. The metabolic syndrome, or insulin resistance syndrome, consists of a constellation of factors including abdominal obesity, high blood glucose levels, impaired glucose tolerance, abnormal lipid levels and high blood pressure. Affe...

Colorado professor recognized for outstanding published work in public health systems research

...lenge current thinking. PHSR is a field of inquiry examining the organization, financing, performance, and impact of health systemsdefined as the constellation of governmental and non-governmental actors that influence population health, including health care providers, insurers, purchasers, public health age...

10 students receive scholarships for outstanding work in public health systems research

...mmendation from faculty. PHSR is a field of inquiry examining the organization, financing, performance, and impact of health systemsdefined as the constellation of governmental and non-governmental actors that influence population health, including health care providers, insurers, purchasers, public health age...

New Study Shows Coaching to Patient Activation Levels Improves Disease Management Outcomes

...etween their own behaviors and health outcomes. At the high end, individuals understand that relationship and have become good self-managers across a constellation of behaviors. However, even high activation level individuals show opportunities to improve and can benefit from coaching to help them stay on course ...

New Study Shows Coaching to Patient Activation Levels Improves Disease Management Outcomes

...etween their own behaviors and health outcomes. At the high end, individuals understand that relationship and have become good self-managers across a constellation of behaviors. However, even high activation level individuals show opportunities to improve and can benefit from coaching to help them stay on course ...

Endangered Great Ape Finds Safe Haven

...est known wild populations of the endangered bonobo. The Kokolopori Bonobo Reserve is the pilot and model site for the Bonobo Peace Forest, a proposed constellation of community-based nature reserves supported by sustainable development. Larger than the state of Rhode Island, the 1,847 mi2 (4,875 km2) rainfor...

Top Academic Medical Centers, Research Institutions, Partners Gather, Share Experiences, Success Stories at Velos Annual Meeting

...AN FRANCISCO, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Velos, Inc., the recognized leader and trusted resource for clinical trial management systems, this week hosted a constellation of prestigious academic medical centers, research institutions and industry partners at its annual meeting in San Francisco. Velos customers from thro...

Packard/Stanford study suggests two causes for bowel disease in infants

... The bowel disorder, necrotizing enterocolitis, or NEC, is seen mainly among premature infants, affecting about one in every 2,000 births. A similar constellation of symptoms, also labeled NEC, is also seen in children born with congenital heart defects. The disease causes massive intestinal inflammation and imp...
Constellation in Medical Technology

Cardax Pharmaceuticals Nominates Clinical Candidate Heptax for Liver Disease; Heptax Ameliorates Inflammation and Oxidative Stress Related to Liver Disease and Metabolic Syndrome

...he Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported this week that the prevalence of obesity among Americans is now over 26%. Obesity exacerbates a constellation of diseases including diabetes, liver disease, and heart disease, often in the same patient, and is referred to as "metabolic syndrome." Low level inf...

Data Suggest Sodium Oxybate Significantly Improves Pain and the Core Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

...romyalgia, but the vast majority of patients are also affected by a broader constellation of symptoms, including fatigue, sleep disturbances, cognitive dysfunction, ...myalgia and there is a continuing unmet need for therapies that address the constellation of symptoms that can have a significant impact on patients' quality of life...

FDA Files Application To Convert ONTAK(R) (Denileukin Diftitox) to Full Approval for Use in Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma (CTCL)

...or within 24 hours of ONTAK infusion; approximately half of the events occurred on the first day of dosing regardless of the treatment cycle. -- The constellation of symptoms included one or more of the following, defined as the incidence (%) in these 98 patients: hypotension (50%), back pain (30%), dyspnea (28%...

Top Academic Medical Centers, Research Institutions, and Partners Gather, Share Experiences and Success Stories at Velos eResearch Annual Meeting

...SAN FRANCISCO, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Velos, Inc., the recognized leader and trusted resource for clinical trial management systems this week hosted a constellation of prestigious academic medical centers, research institutions and industry partners at its annual user group meeting in San Francisco. The Velos eRes...

DiObex, Inc. Awarded Patent for the Prevention of Insulin-Induced Hypoglycemia

... diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy. Abnormalities in cortisol activity may play an important role in the development of metabolic syndrome, a constellation of conditions that place people at high risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. For more information, visit http://www.diobex.c...

DiObex Begins Dosing Patients in Phase 2b Trial of Type 2 Diabetes Drug

...synthesis inhibitor in development for T2DM. Abnormalities in cortisol activity may play an important role in the development of metabolic syndrome, a constellation of conditions that place people at high risk for T2DM and cardiovascular disease. For more information, visit http://www.diobex.com . ...

Diobex Announces Successful Completion of Phase 2a Trial Of DIO-902, a Novel Cortisol Synthesis Inhibitor for Type 2 Diabetes

...and is a novel cortisol synthesis inhibitor. Abnormalities in cortisol activity may play an important role in the development of metabolic syndrome, a constellation of conditions that place people at high risk for type-2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. For more information, visit

AGU journal highlights -- March 12, 2009

..., not all classes of ULF waves are important for electron acceleration. To learn more, Sarris et al. study data from an unusual source: the five-probe constellation of the Time History of Events and Macroscale Interactions during Substorms (THEMIS) mission, launched in 2007 to study magnetospheric substorms. Throu...

The law of the weakest

... are therefore intensively researching conditions and mechanisms that affect the biodiversity of Earth. Cyclic dominance is a particularly interesting constellation of species competing with each other. It means that each participant is superior to one other interaction partner, but will be beaten by a third. In e...

Satellites helping aid workers in Honduras

...ation (NOAA), the Argentine Space Agency (CONAE), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), the British National Space Centre/Disaster Monitoring constellation (BNSC/DMC), the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the China National Space Administration (CNSA). ...

FSU joins coalition working to improve nation's power grid

..., the British Columbia Institute of Technology, Cellnet+Hunt, CenterPoint Energy, Cisco, CMEA Ventures, the Computer Sciences Corporation, Con Edison, constellation Energy, Consumers Energy Company, Cooper Power Systems, Current, Duke Energy, Eka Systems, Electricite de France, Elster Integrated Solutions, Energy ...

Researchers create safer alternative to heparin

...after they were administered what was believed to be contaminated batches of heparin. Linhardt, who is the Ann and John H. Broadbent Jr. '59 Senior constellation Professor of Biocatalysis and Metabolic Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, was on the international team that identified the suspected c...

Surprisingly rapid changes in the Earth's core discovered

...he Helmholtz Centre GFZ and other institutions are currently involved in the ESA Swarm mission, which will follow on the CHAMP achievements. The Swarm constellation consists of three CHAMP-type satellites, which will measure the Earths magnetic field even more accurately than before. ...
Constellation in Biological Technology

NASA Extends Bioastronautics Contract With Wyle for Total Value of $976 Million

...ering Group, headquartered in Houston. Under the bioastronautics contract, Wyle's work supports the International Space Station, space shuttle, constellation and Human Research Programs. Wyle maintains readiness of Space Life Sciences facilities and laboratories. Wyle provides services for program i...

Frost & Sullivan Lauds BioTrove for Providing Research-Enabling Life Sciences and Drug Discovery Technologies

...ristics for successful life sciences companies." In the past year, BioTrove partnered with OSI Pharmaceuticals, the BloodCenter of Wisconsin, and constellation Pharmaceuticals to assist research efforts with the company's innovative technologies. These research endeavors ranged from lead compound discovery to...

Famed IT Investor and Director of 23andme Esther Dyson Identifies on IdeasProject.com Genetic Information as an Extremely Disruptive Force

...oxbe and Voxiva. She is also an active investor in air and space, with holdings in Space Adventures and Zero-G Corporation, as well as XCOR Aerospace, constellation Services International, Coastal Technologies Group, Dopplr.com, Airship Ventures and Icon Aircraft. About IdeasProject: IdeasProject , a project...

PharmAthene Appoints Jordan P. Karp, J.D. Senior Vice President and General Counsel

...ved as Vice President & General Counsel for one of constellation Energy's primary operating divisions, constellation NewEnergy, Inc., a leading retail marketer of elec...arp established and managed the legal function for constellation NewEnergy during a period of rapid growth, in whic...

Immune Tolerance Institute Appoints Aaron B. Kantor Ph.D. Chief Scientific Officer

...us diseases. ITI is a milestone and value-driven company uniquely positioned at the intersection of academia and biopharma that offers a comprehensive constellation of scientific and bio-pharmaceutical industry expertise and services to convert knowledge-based discoveries into market-accessible products for immune...

DiObex Announces Presentation of Scientific Poster at Annual Meeting of American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

... diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy. Abnormalities in cortisol activity may play an important role in the development of metabolic syndrome, a constellation of conditions that place people at high risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. For more information, visit http://www.diobex.c...

Genomas Awarded $1.2 Million NIH SBIR Grant to Develop DNA-Guided System for Management of Statin Therapy

...ormulations). Statin-induced neuro-myopathy (SINM) is the main clinically relevant safety risk of these drugs. In medical practice, SINM presents as a constellation of nerve and muscle side effects. Clinical symptoms of SINM include muscle aches (myalgia), cramps, weakness, and muscle injury (myositis, monitored i...

DiObex and Camurus Sign License Agreement for the Development of DIO-901 in FluidCrystal(R) Extended Release Technology

... diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy. Abnormalities in cortisol activity may play an important role in the development of metabolic syndrome, a constellation of conditions that place people at high risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. For more information, visit http://www.diobex...

DiObex, Inc. to Present at Merrill Lynch Global Healthcare Conference

... diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy. Abnormalities in cortisol activity may play an important role in the development of metabolic syndrome, a constellation of conditions that place people at high risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. For more information, visit http://www.diobex.c...

DNA sensors found to be an effective artificial nose

...cond approach, represented by the DNA sensors, is implemented by arrays of receptors with relatively broad responses. Here, specificity emerges from a constellation of receptor types that recognizes the molecule of interest. An example is the olfactory receptors in the main olfactory system of vertebrates. Thi...
Constellation in Biological Definition

Biology

...iders the operation of these structures at the level of tissues, organs and bodies; a third grouping considers organisms and their histories; a final constellation of disciplines focuses on the interactions. It is important to note, however, that these boundaries and groupings and descriptions are a simplified d...
Constellation in Biological Dictionary

Epigenetic

...etic modifications play a primordial role are described in detail. News and opinions on research and developments in the field of epigenetics. ... constellation Pharmaceuticals Aims to Develop Epigenetic Drugs ... Epigenetics is a term in biology used to refer to features such as chromatin and DNA mod...
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