Bono and DATA Receive 2007 Liberty Medal at National Constitution Center
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bono, U2 lead singer
and activist, and DATA (Debt, AIDS, Trade, Africa), the advocacy
organization he co-founded to combat poverty and disease in Africa, were
presented with the National Constitution
Center's 2007 Liberty Medal last
night for t...
Live Webcast With President George H.W. Bush as Bono and DATA Are Honored With National Constitution Center's 2007 Liberty Medal in Historic Philadelphia
Bono and DATA Receive $100,000 for HIV & Poverty in Africa
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National
Constitution Center, in partnership with the Greater Philadelphia Tourism
Marketing Corporation and WPVI-TV, will webcast the 2007 Liberty Medal
ceremony live on ht...
Americans United for Life: Ninth Circuit Ruling on Pharmacists Endangers Fundamental Freedoms
...ous, moral, or ethical beliefs, it is a loss for liberty and undermines the constitution
AUL assisted the plaintiffs' attorney in coordinating amicus... of nineteen Washington Senators and Representatives, arguing that the U.S. constitution
and Supreme Court decisions provide strong freedom of conscience protection...
Americans United for Life President to Testify at Sotomayor Senate Judiciary Hearing
...otomayor's beliefs about such vital issues as the role of the Courts -- whether it is to make policy, as Sotomayor once suggested, or to interpret the constitution
-- and whether she sees abortion as a "fundamental right," as was argued by the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund while she was on its boa...
AUL President to Senate Judiciary Committee: Ask Top 10 Questions to Judge Sotomayor
The role of the Courts - making policy vs. interpreting the constitution
The precedent of Roe v. Wade
Abortion as a "fundamental right" similar to the right to free speech and religion as protected in the constitution
Common-sense abortion regulations including parental and informed c...
Attorney General Holder, HHS Secretary Sebelius and FBI Director Mueller Announce Law Enforcement Action Related to Heat Task Force
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
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Avenue between Ninth and Tenth Streets. Media may begin to arrive at 11:30 A.M. Cameras must be pre-set by 12:00 P.M. All media must present governme...
National Survey Reveals a Broken System for Chronic Disease Sufferers; National Council on Aging and Health Experts Explore Self-Care as a Viable, Consumer Focused Option for Health Reform
WHERE: Capitol Visitors Center , Rooms SVC 200 & 201
Located below the East Plaza of the Capitol between constitution
and Independence Avenues
***Please check in at the lower level Senate Appointments Desk***
WHY: In order to have real healthcare reform, legi...
XTENT, Inc. Receives Conditional Approval for Investigational Device Exemption of Custom NX(R) Drug Eluting Stent System from United States Food and Drug Administration
...pany subject to stockholder approval. XTENT intends to hold a special meeting of stockholders on July 9, 2009 at its principal offices located at 125 constitution
Drive, Menlo Park, California to seek approval of the plan of complete liquidation and dissolution.
XTENT, Inc. is a medical dev...
Prop. 8 Challenged in Federal Court; Ted Olson & David Boies to Argue Case
... California Supreme Court said that the California constitution
compels the State to discriminate against gay men ... might permit, I can assure you, the United States constitution
"Mr. Olson and I are from differen...as passed in November 2008 to amend the California constitution
to eliminate the equal rights it guaranteed to sam...
DFG establishes nine new collaborative research centers
...cations. In this way, they will attempt to gain new perspectives for clarifying basic questions for the requirements, conditions and resources for the constitution
and stability of social and political order. (Host university: Technical University of Dresden; spokesperson: Professor Hans Vorlnder; participating i...
Constitution in Medical Technology
China Animal Welfare Law Under Review While 36,000 Dogs Culled
...tful owners is a violation of the basic rights of a Chinese citizen," continues Gabriel. "Although China has no law to prevent cruelty to animals, its constitution
calls for the protection of personal property, which includes rightfully owned companion animals."
The cull in Hanzhong began in May after severa...
Constitution in Biological News
August 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...e drilling at the northern Nile delta coast, Egypt
Jean-Daniel Stanley et al., Smithsonian Institution, Rm. E-205 NMNH, Paleobiology, 10th St. and constitution
Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20013, USA. Pages 599-602.
A small but significant find made during a geological survey provides evidence of the oldest hum...
Genetic ancestral testing cannot deliver on its promise, study warns
...xample, which won a land settlement now worth $56 million, requires one-eighth Seminole blood for members to receive benefits. In 2000, it changed its constitution
to exclude black members of the tribe who do not meet blood-quantum requirements.
The descendants of these "Seminole Freedmen," or freed slaves, so...
Sequencing of the oyster mushroom genome
...ry out the annotation of the genome sequence ?involving the identification of each one of the genes that make up the oyster mushroom, i.e. the genetic constitution
of the organism.
Life appeared on Earth some 3,000 million years ago. The evolution undergone by this fungus whose DNA is to be purified, has been...
Whole-genome study at Johns Hopkins reveals a new gene associated with abnormal heart rhythm
..."lub" part of the "lub-dub" pattern of the heartbeat, an individual's QT interval remains constant. This interval is partly dependent on one's genetic constitution
and, moreover, genes also play a role in sudden cardiac death.
"There's a great deal of evidence out there that having a too long or too short QT ...
Dalai Lama, top scientists to discuss science & clinical applications of meditation
...cations of Meditation," November 8-10, 2005 at DAR constitution
Hall in Washington, DC. The historic conference on...y, November 8 on the "C" Street lobby level of DAR constitution
The upcoming conference, on the cutting-e...8 at 8:00 am on the "C" Street lobby level of DAR constitution
Journalists are invited to apply for cred...
Constitution in Biological Technology
3 strikes, you're out? Refiling of Amendment to Change Constitution to Criminalize Stem Cell Cures Shows Trouble with Anti-Cures Cause
'They've gotten the science wrong. They've gotten the law wrong. Why should we trust them to get cures right?'
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Missouri Coalition for
Lifesaving Cures responded today as opponents of stem cell cures refiled
their measure yet again, ...
Cytopia and Other Progen Shareholders Maintain Call for Meeting
...en made directly to the company by others.
Progen has advised that a combined meeting is not possible because of the requirement in the company's constitution
for 35 business days' notice for directors' nominations. Accordingly, the general meeting to consider the Avexa merger should be delayed to enable al...
International Society for Stem Cell Research Applauds Outcome of Proposal 2 Advancing Stem Cell Research
...will allow research to
go forward in Michigan that is occurring throughout most of the rest of the
country while entrenching restrictions in the state constitution
ensure that the research is performed ethically, and under oversight
mandated by federal law.
The University of Michigan has an extensive stem ...
Instrumentation Laboratory to Celebrate 50th Anniversary With '50 and Forward' Program
...lyzer, and will conduct an Industry Workshop, "Effective
Implementation and Management of a Point-of-Care Testing Program" (July 29,
6PM, Grand Hyatt, constitution
Contact Luisa Cahill (617-921-8087 or Lcahill@khj.com ) for more on: -- IL's "50 and Forward" program and "The Passion and the Results" Awar...
Cellectis Sues Precision BioSciences for Infringement of its Patents Concerning Meganuclease Technology
...ts from the late 80's. Finally the
team, which discovered meganucleases and published founding works on the
I-SceI homing endonucleases leading to the constitution
of the Cellectis
proprietary patent portfolio, is from Institut Pasteur.
A strong scientific background
Teams involved in the discovery of meganuc...
New Initiative Has Shocking Effect: Thousands of Missourians with Abnormal Chromosome Structures Are Not Human
...lessness of their real agenda. We clearly can't
trust this initiative." Thanks to Missouri's passage of the Stem Cell Amendment last year,
now guarantees equal access to stem cell research,
treatment and cures allowed under federal law and available to other
Americans. It also makes any a...
FRC Applauds New Ballot Initiative for Cures Without Cloning
...ns, doctors, and
professionals, offers a balanced amendment to the Missouri constitution
prevent Missouri taxpayers from funding the cloning of human embryos for...cloning under the guise of stem cell
research. The loophole in the Missouri constitution
needs to be closed to
make sure real cures are being promoted by stem cell ...
Debate over Taxpayer Bill of Rights shows need for true tax reform
... MADISON The push to amend the Wisconsin constitution
to restrict state and local government spending is the latest chapter in one of the states longest books the need for genuine tax reform. It remains ...
Tax consumption over production to reform Wisconsins tax system
... at risk our economic growth and threaten our quality of life. Amending the constitution
without a plan for what comes next is no plan at all.
Between those see...le trained for knowledge-based jobs.
Wisconsin doesnt need to amend its constitution
to control taxes and spending. Legislators and Gov. Jim Doyle should instea...
The future of work is now
... held includes an attractive mix of the old, the restored and the new. This part of the city is the cradle of liberty home to the site where the U.S. constitution
was signed and Liberty Bell still resides. It provides a wonderful example of how a community can preserve its heritage and character while allowing f...
Constitution in Biological Definition
...lecular systematics is a product of the traditional field of systematics and molecular genetics . It is the process of using data on the molecular constitution
of biological organisms' DNA , RNA , or both, in order to resolve questions in systematics, i.e. about their correct scientific classification or ...
Constitution in Biological Dictionary
...nference gold sponsors: ... The International Society of Photosynthesis Research (ISPR) was founded August 22, 1995 marked by ratification of the constitution
at the Xth International ... Photosynthesis is the physico-chemical process by which plants, algae and ... Photosynthesis provides the energy...
... The genotype is the genetic constitution
of a cell, an organism, or an individual usually w...t varies within a The genotype is the genetic constitution
of an individual, that is the specific ... One's ... - a group of organisms sharing a specific genetic constitution
... Genotype - Definition of Genotype at Di...
...es on Sewall Wright: the Adaptive Landscape posted by DavidB @ 9/01/2008 ... The general concept of the adaptive landscape is that the genetic constitution
... ... Wright's concept of the adaptive landscape , and a post here discussed ... I will use adaptive landscape as a general term embracing...