MicroRNAs, EMT and cancer progression
In the April 1 issue of G&D, a research team led by Dr. Marcus Peter (University of Chicago) identifies the microRNA miR-200 as both a powerful indicator and regulator of the epithelial phenotype of cancer cells.
(the epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition) is the conversion of an epithelial ...
NetMotion Wireless Boosts Mobile Productivity for Bell Ambulance
... in their ambulances and utilizes software to complete patient care reports which are then synchronized with dispatch and billing applications. Bell's emt
staff uses NetMotion's mobile Virtual Private Network (VPN) software, Mobility XE(TM), to stay connected to critical applications, roam seamlessly bet...
HCA Announces National 2008 Frist Humanitarian Award Recipients
...0 years. In addition, Dr. Lesser mentors medical students, holds in-services for hospital staff on new techniques and procedures, and provides EKG and emt
training to the local fire department.
"Lanny exemplifies the selfless devotion to others shared by physicians everywhere," said Bracken. "Wheth...
Metastasis-promoting protein identified; could provide a prognostic test or target for breast cancer
...w, for the first time, that a small protein called lipocalin 2 triggers the emt
in human breast cancer and that the same protein, when measured in tissues...oduction of estrogen receptor alpha is also the mechanism that triggers the emt
pathway, the researchers show.
Finally, tissue samples, and even urine s...
Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis and American Thoracic Society Announce Recipients of 2009-10 Research Awards
...nchymal Transition (EMT) to Pulmonary Fibrosis." emt
is induced by transforming growth factor beta sign.... Tanjore's study seeks to determine the extent of emt
in bleomycin induced pulmonary fibrosis and identify the phenotypic differences between emt
derived and non-EMT derived fibroblasts, and inves...
Governor and Lt. Governor Celebrate Eight Years of Safe Haven Babies
...will include representatives from the National Safe
Haven Alliance in Indiana current and retired legislators who cosponsored
the legislation in 2000, emt
professionals, nurses, social workers,
representatives from the media, and, most importantly, babies (now toddlers
and elementary age children) and th...
Embryonic pathway delivers stem cell traits
...eet-like structures. In embryonic development, the emt
process breaks up cell-cell adhesion in the epithe...eriments showed that epithelial cells that undergo emt
express FOXC2, but that expression is lost when th... wondered: Just what were these cells generated by emt
that expressed FOXC2"
Were they simply fibrobl...
Embryonic Pathways Induce Stem Cell Traits
...he human body, bind in sheet-like structures. In embryonic development, the emt
process disrupts this adhesion and changes the cells into more loosely asso... reverse conversion back to their original epithelial form.
Inducing the emt
process can produce cells with many characteristics of cancer stem cells, t...
UPDATE: Celebrating UC Success Announces Essay Contest Winners
... Medical student, teachers, emt
among winners with inspirational, educational stories
NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of
Road Rescue Introduces Patient-Centric Concept Ambulance at FDIC
that positions the patient and the attendant emt
at the center of the
Road Rescue's new ...Switch panel mounted above the patient, giving the emt
the ability to remain safely buckled in yet th...s the controls within easy reach, allowing the emt
to focus entirely on the patient.
Weitz & Luxenberg Files Seroquel Diabetes Lawsuit Against AstraZeneca
...alf of a New York City Fire
Department Emergency Medical Technician whose diabetes was allegedly caused
by AstraZeneca's drug Seroquel. The plaintiff, emt
Ernest Armstead, was one
of the many brave responders on the morning of September 11, 2001. He was
severely injured when the World Trade Center's Nort...
Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Reports Full Year Results 2007
...xpenses 1,143 159 - Gain on derecognition financial - 25 lease - Re-purchase of emt
sales rights - 1,736 - Gain on deconsolidation AVP - (1,113) - Changes in working ...
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Sets New National Standard for CO Screening by Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM)
...eight to growing industry guidance calling for
CO screening by leading EMS, emt
and firefighter associations nationwide,
including the National Association...o allow for rapid
adoption of the technology at hospitals, fire and rescue, emt
units, as well as other factors discussed in the "Risk Factors" sec...
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) Supports Prehospital Screening for Carbon Monoxide in the Blood
...ient level of clinical improvement over
alternative CO monitoring devices to allow for rapid adoption of the
technology at hospitals, fire and rescue, emt
and EMS units, as well as
other factors discussed in the "Risk Factors" section of our quarterly
report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 2...
Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Reports Half Year Results 2007
... 1,543 79 - Gain on derecognition financial lease (53) - - Re-purchase of emt
sales rights - 1,736 - Gain on deconsolidation AVP - (1,113) - Changes in working capital...