US Oncology Announces Retirement of R. Dale Ross and Appointment of Bruce Broussard as Chairman of the Board
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Board of Directors of US Oncology Holdings, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, US Oncology, Inc. (collectively, "US Oncology" or the "Company"), announced that, effective Sept. 1, 2009, R. Dale
Ross is retiring as Executive Chair...
Boca Raton, FL Becomes Home of Dale Buchanan's Supreme Ultimate Fitness
BOCA RATON, Fla., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- After 25 years in the fitness industry teaching martial arts, T'ai Chi, personal training, and other fitness classes, Dale
Buchanan, a Washington, DC native, has created an entirely new fitness system and will be teaching it to South Florida in his new stud...
ViroPharma Announces Initiation Of Non-Toxigenic Clostridium Difficile Phase 1 Program
...s a novel live-organism biotherapeutic approach to restoring bacterial production against CDI that has been disrupted by antibiotic treatment," stated dale
N. Gerding, MD, Associate Chief of Staff for Research at the Hines VA Hospital. "Despite the effectiveness of current acute treatment options, CDI re...
HealthYes! Provides Free Preventive Screening in Support of Round Rock Express
...d health. That's why we're thrilled to have had the opportunity to offer our preventive screening services to the Round Rock Express staff," said dale
Wood, CEO of HealthYes!
Leveraging the most medically advanced, state-of-the-art equipment and techniques in the industry, HealthYes! screens its ...
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SEIU Security Officers Who Protect Kaiser Permanente Hospitals Nationwide Vote Overwhelmingly to Ratify First-Ever Union Contract
...r to protect its facilities -- includes family healthcare and higher wages for the 2,000 officers nationwide.
"This is a great victory," said dale
Brown, an officer who protects the South Sacramento Kaiser Permanente Hospital. "Like any parent, I worry about being able to take care of my children...
Prevent Disaster with New Low Cost Temperature Scan Wireless Monitoring System
...ating procedures by automating manual recording processes.
According to dale
Schall, Executive Chef for Sodexo, an international provider of integrated ...f our facility." Regarding the automation capabilities of the system, dale
adds, "We take four daily readings which used to be done manually and ...
Lexington Health Care Names New Chief Executive Officer
...ll as long-term care, announced today that its board of directors has named dale
Zaletel as the company's new chief executive officer, effective July 1, 200...to serve on the company's board of directors.
"After working with dale
for one year as our COO, Lexington's board of directors unanimously agreed ...
Proposed Water Trust Fund Bill Would Provide Solid Foundation for Improvement
...fety of the American people."
Later in the afternoon, a representative from ASCE's Report Card for America's Infrastructure Advisory Council, dale
Jacobson, P.E., BCEE, F.ASCE will testify before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environme...
Cepheid Receives FDA Clearance for First On-Demand Molecular Diagnostic Test for Clostridium difficile Infection
...I, which has taken a severe turn in the past several years. Patients can have their first diarrhea symptoms on a Monday and be dead by Thursday," said dale
Gerding, MD, professor of medicine, division of infectious diseases, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. "Toxigenic culture offers...
Dale in Medical Technology
Bionovo's Estrogen Receptor Beta Selective Drugs Have Unique Gene Expression and Cell Type Specificity
...uggests that these plant-derived ERb-selective compounds could lead to safer, more attractive alternative therapies for menopausal symptoms," said Dr. dale
Leitman, the Principal Investigator of the study.
The publication describes the analyses of three distinct classes of ERb selective drugs. Th...
In celebration of World Hospice and Palliative Care Day, FHSSA Announces Seven New Partnerships Between U.S. Organizations and African Hospices
...erships on an ongoing
"This is an exciting time for Hospice of Central New York and in our
partnership with Island Hospice in Zimbabwe," said dale
B. Johnson, CEO.
"Our agency was one of the first to partner, and our new affiliation with
Island's new rural location in Chikwaka signals the start o...
American Heart Association Scientific Statement: Heart Patients Should Be Screened, Treated for Depression
...., M.A., M.P.H., Ph.D., a professor at
the University of California San Francisco, School of Nursing and Medicine
and co-chair of the writing group.
Briggs, who experienced depression after his heart valve surgery,
said the statement is welcome news. "I think it's long overdue. It is
Leading Cardiologist Joins Ontario Research Firm to Conduct New Clinical Trial on the Effect of Pantethine on Cholesterol Levels
...he randomized, double-blind placebo controlled study will be conducted
in two North American locations by Ontario-based KGK under the direction of
Wilson, KGK medical director and principal investigator for the
An internationally recognized specialist in preventive cardiology,
Sangamo BioSciences Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Treatment for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
... of SB-509 in subjects with a
motor neuron and muscle disease such as ALS is an obvious next step in the
evaluation of this novel therapeutic," stated dale
Ando, M.D., Sangamo's
vice president of therapeutic development and chief medical officer. "The
drug is designed to activate the expression of the sub...
Sangamo BioSciences Announces Nature Biotechnology Study Demonstrating the Use of Zinc Finger Nucleases to Generate HIV Resistant T Cells
...o HIV infection.
"The data described in this paper are an important demonstration of the
potential therapeutic properties of our product," commented dale
M.D., Sangamo's vice president of therapeutic development and chief medical
officer. "We have demonstrated that a single treatment with our
Bionovo Elucidates Mechanism of Breast Cancer Control by Estrogen Receptor Beta
beta results in growth arrest.
"Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women, and the most
fatal form of cancer in younger women," said Dr. dale
Leitman, from the
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the
University of California, San Francisco. "It has been demonstr...
Bionovo's Drug Candidate for Menopausal Symptoms Shows Effect on Neural Pathways Related to Temperature Regulation
calcium levels, which are related to temperature regulation.
"Menopausal hot flashes occur in approximately 80% of menopausal
women," said Dr. dale
Leitman, from the Department of Obstetrics,
Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San
Francisco. "It has long been kno...
Bionovo Discovers New Estrogen Regulatory Elements for Breast Cancer and Osteoporosis Drugs
... (SERMs) differ from estrogen in
how they regulate gene transcription and result in different
pharmacological profiles and clinical effects," said Dr. dale
the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the
University of California, San Francisco. "This study identifie...
Sangamo BioSciences Announces Presentation of Phase 1b ZFP Therapeutic Data at American Diabetes Association Meeting
... and the improvements
that we have seen in subjects with mild to moderate DN up to six-months
after administration of a single dose of SB-509," stated dale
Sangamo's vice president of therapeutic development and chief medical
officer. "Particularly interesting are the encouraging and correlati...
Dale in Medical Dictionary
...s, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis. "We just want to make movies like the Beatles." – Glenn Magas (writer/producer) "The Beatles? ... dale
Fabrigar (director/producer) "What was the question? ... Definition of squint from Webster's New World College Dictionary. ... will soon tire of...
...ientation Undermines Conceptual Understanding ... When disorientation occurs, perception ... Bargain prices on Spacial Disorientation by Dick dale
(CD - 01/22/2002), store variety for Oldies Music. Compare prices and buy online at Shopzilla. nac uoy teg ot eht dne? HUH?? Exactly! ... Disorie...
Dale in Biological News
New fish has a face even Dale Chihuly could love
A fish that would rather crawl into crevices than swim, and that may be able to see in the same way that humans do, could represent an entirely unknown family of fishes, says a University of Washington fish expert.
The fish, sighted in Indonesian waters off Ambon Island, has tan- and peach-colo...
Virginia Tech graduate student receives first Rachel Carson award for scientific excellence
..., named in honor of renowned ecologist Rachel Carson, author of the groundbreaking book Silent Spring, from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director H. dale
Hall at a ceremony at the Natural Resources Conservation Service facility in Shepherdstown, W. Va. The White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery wi...
Keeping golf courses green when fresh water is limited
...ge to equipment, long-term salt buildup in soil, and increased levels of turfgrass stress.
To address these and other concerns, Anne M. Lockett and dale
Devitt of the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and Robert L. Morris of the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, designed and carried out...
A revolutionary new model for Alzheimer's disease
...next five years involving the dissection of these signaling pathways whose imbalance leads to Alzheimer's disease," said Buck Institute Faculty Member dale
Bredesen, MD, who led the California half of the French-Californian collaborative research. "We now believe that APP is part of a 'plasticity module' ...
Process can cut the cost of making cellulosic biofuels
...f ethanol without adding nutrients to the stover," dale
said. "It's always been assumed that agricultural ...dea that crop waste lacks the necessary nutrients, dale
Cellulosic material pretreated with the A...he pretreated cellulose are three separate steps," dale
said. "Each step is expensive and adds to the cost...
Scientific community called upon to resolve debate on 'net energy' once and for all
...ing the case for and against net energy, Professor dale
calls for a more holistic approach which takes int...e to Dr. Poldy's questions in this issue, Bruce E. dale
are the culmination of the ongoing heated exchang...he use of 'net energy' as a metric.
says: "The election of the new USA president, Bara...
Collegiate Inventors Competition recognizes top student inventors
...that provides many hours of light to areas without electricity.
Joshua Lerman, Hanlin Wan, & Swarnali Sengupta, Johns Hopkins University (Advisor: dale
ICU Mover Aid A device that integrates Intensive Care Unit life support systems with a wheeled walker and wheelchair to give mobility to IC...
Duke team explains a longtime visual puzzler in new way
"The point of this paper was to present a completely different way of thinking about how this effect can and should be explained," said dale
Purves, M.D., professor of neurobiology and director of the Duke Center for Cognitive Neuroscience. "We decided to look at the effect empirically, bas...
Prolonged effects of a warming anomaly on grasslands
... Sherry in the Department of Botany and Microbiology coauthored a paper with colleagues Jay Arnone and Paul Verburge at the Desert Research Institute; dale
Johnson from the University of Nevada at Reno; David Chimel from the National Center for Atmospheric Research; and others to report their findings on ...
Scientists form alliance to develop nanotoxicology protocols
...ting and Research (EMPA); from the United Kingdom: Vicki Stone of Napier University; from the United States of America: Vince Castranova, Mark Hoover, dale
Porter, and Aleksandr Stefaniak of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Vicki ...
Dale in Biological Technology
Studies Presented at International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease Reveal Substantial Economic Costs and Caregiver Burden Associated with Alzheimer's Disease
...the growing burden of care and cost of Alzheimer's disease to adequately provide support for caregivers and assess patient healthcare needs," said Dr. dale
P. Schenk, Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of Elan. "Elan and Wyeth, through the Alzheimer's Immunotherapy Program (AIP), are co...
Sangamo BioSciences Initiates Phase 1 Trial of CCR5-ZFP Therapeutic to Treat HIV/AIDS
"Our ZFN approach is very well-validated by naturally occurring mutations in man and the recent bone marrow transplant report," commented dale
Ando, M.D., Sangamo's vice president of therapeutic development and chief medical officer. "However, allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (bone mar...
Clostridium difficile Infection: Current Challenges and Controversies
...esented as a live symposium during the 2008 ICAAC/IDSA Joint Meeting. The chairperson for this program is international expert in infectious diseases, dale
N. Gerding, MD, FACP, FIDSA, Professor of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois, and Associate C...
Bionovo Publishes Discoveries in Predictable Tissue Selectivity for Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators Platform
...ng class of drugs that
are used to prevent breast cancer and osteoporosis and differ from estrogens
in how they regulate gene transcription," said Dr. dale
Leitman, from the
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the
University of California, San Francisco . "This study identif...
Therapure Biopharma Inc. announces collaboration with BioVectra Inc.
of competence and commitment to our partnership."
"Our current program for drug development depends on finding the right
partners," said dale
Zajicek, COO and VP of Business Development for
BioVectra. "We know we have made a good choice in Therapure Biopharma and
we look forward to working t...
Sangamo BioSciences Presents Data at ICAAC Demonstrating 'In Vivo' Protection Against HIV Infection by CCR5-ZFN Therapeutic
...hown to be
resistant to HIV infection.
"These data provide good support for the evaluation of our first
ZFN-based ZFP Therapeutic in man," commented dale
Ando, M.D., Sangamo's
vice president of therapeutic development and chief medical officer. "It
was observed more than ten years ago that individuals c...
Collegiate Inventors Competition(R) Recognizes Top Student Inventors
provides many hours of light to areas without electricity.
Joshua Lerman, Hanlin Wan, & Swarnali Sengupta, Johns Hopkins
University (Advisor: dale
ICU Mover Aid - A device that integrates Intensive Care Unit life
support systems with a wheeled walker and wheelchair to give mobility to
HealthYes! - Premier Provider of Mobile Preventive Medical Screenings - Launches in Alamo City
... HealthYes! BIOS - CO-FOUNDERS
W. WOOD Co-Founder and President dale
W. Wood, raised in the Park Forest neighborhood in...Craig S. Lindley in April 2007 in Cleveland,
happily returned to the Lone Star State when he an...
Nu Skin Scientists Correlate the Appearance of Aging With arNOX Free Radical Generator
...udies to better understand the broader applications
of ageLOC technology in nutritional supplementation.
Authors of the study presented at IFSCC are dale
Kern, senior scientist
at Nu Skin, and Helen Knaggs, Ph.D., vice president of Nu Skin global
research and development; Wingfield Rehmus, M.D., clinica...
Flexible nanoantenna arrays capture abundant solar energy
...reates waste heat," says INL physicist Steven Novack. "It's energy that we just throw away." Novack led the research team, which included INL engineer dale
Kotter, W. Dennis Slafer of MicroContinuum, Inc. (Cambridge, Mass.) and Patrick Pinhero, now at the University of Missouri.
The nanoantennas are ti...
Dale in Biological Definition
...he electroencephalogram (EEG). Neurotransmitters were discovered and investigated by a number of scientists, including Otto Loewi , Henry Hallett dale
, Arvid Carlsson and many others. Later techniques, such as brain imaging allowed scientists to study the brain in living humans and animals in wa...
Dale in Biological Dictionary
...atase ) ... domain, RNA polymerase II, polypeptide A) phosphatase , subunit 1 ... Forensic Detection of Semen - The Acid Phosphatase Test by dale
Laux ... Acid phosphatase is an enzyme secreted by the prostate gland that is present in ... An alkaline phosphatase (ALP) test measures th...