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Zenger Folkman Releases Latest Book: The Inspiring Leader: Unlocking the Secrets of How Extraordinary Leaders Motivate

In their best-selling work, The Extraordinary Leader, performance thought leaders John Zenger and Joseph Folkman revealed the 16 key competencies that separate the top 10 percent of leaders from the rest. Since that first book's publication, they have discovered, through an extensive study condu...

Homeopathic Pharmacists' Association Highlights the Extraordinary Safety Record of Homeopathic Medicines

SANTA ROSA, Calif., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Homeopathic Pharmacists (AAHP) acknowledges the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) action to protect the public by sending a Warning Letter to Matrixx Innovations, Inc., in connection with that company's sale of Zicam i...

The 2009 James Irvine Foundation Leadership Awards Honor Extraordinary Californians for Innovative, Practical Solutions

Six Californians Win $750,000 for Inspiring Work on Green Jobs, Substance Abuse, Literacy Programs, Asian American Theater, Youth Services and Community Revitalization Elected and Appointed Officials to Honor Recipients Today at a Sacramento Event SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswi...

Winner of 2009 CURE Magazine Extraordinary Healer Award Announced

Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. Sponsors Award Honoring the Work of Oncology Nurses SAN ANTONIO, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The winner and finalists of CURE magazine's 2009 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing, sponsored by Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc., were announced during a special re...

Rubbo Art of Energy Announces the Release of Their Free eBook Extraordinary Breath, to Celebrate the Start of Healthcare Reform

Health experts Donald and Cheryl Lynne Rubbo offer an effective, timely solution to the negative impact the global economic meltdown is having on the health and the decision-making processes of millions of people worldwide. The Extraordinary Breath is a time-proven method of preventive care and s...

CVS/pharmacy Announces National Contest for Stories of Extraordinary Caregiving

Second Annual "For All the Ways You Care" Contest Invites Participants to Share and Celebrate Accounts of Caregiving WOONSOCKET, R.I., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy, the nation's leading retail pharmacy, today announced its second annual "For All the Ways You Care" contest created to c...

Hallmark Hall of Fame Collaboration with Patient Organization Equals Extraordinary Success

Millions View an Accurate and Uplifting TV Movie Portrayal of Tourette Syndrome BAYSIDE, N.Y., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 12 million people watched last Sunday night's Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of "Front of the Class," a made-for-TV movie based on the tru...

Ten Extraordinary Americans Recognized for Local Innovation in Improving Health and Health Care

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces Winners of the 2008 Community Health Leaders Award PRINCETON, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today announced the 2008 recipients of its Community Health Leaders (CHL) Award at its A...

The Most Ordinary Things Can Cause the Most Extraordinary Eye Injuries, Says Texas Ophthalmological Association

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When most people go out to mow the lawn, jump-start the car or get ready to do some spring cleaning, the last thing they think about is protecting their eyes, but it should be first on their mind. October is Eye Injury Prevention Month, and E...

The Most Ordinary Things Can Cause the Most Extraordinary Eye Injuries, Says the Oklahoma Academy of Ophthalmology

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When most people go out to mow the lawn, jump-start the car or get ready to do some spring cleaning, the last thing they think about is protecting their eyes, but it should be first on their mind. October is Eye Injury Prevention Month, and E...
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Medigus and Tower Semiconductor Announce World's Smallest Medical Video Camera Based on Advanced CMOS Image Sensor

... Medigus' expertise in the miniaturization of diagnostic and surgical tools is key to enabling the industry's lowest cost high performance camera. Our extraordinary sensor design capabilities, along with best in class pixel performance, have allowed us to get into this very high margin market which will be sustain...

UPCI Joins ExCell Research Study Using Stem Cells for Leukemia and Lymphoma Patients

...tical for a successful transplantation. "We are pleased to work with the able and highly experienced team at UPCI led by Dr. Agha. They join an extraordinary group of cord blood cancer centers currently recruiting patients for the ExCell trial. Everyone on the international ExCell clinical team shares the s...

Stand Up To Cancer Awards $73.6 Million for Novel, Groundbreaking Cancer Research

...linical development, combining research and clinical applications that have extraordinary potential for patients. "For people struggling with this disease, or... Innovative Research Grants are an effort to support the next generation of extraordinary leaders in their quest to conquer cancer. These grants will provide up to $...

Boston Scientific Welcomes Results of Brain Aneurysm Clinical Trial

... coiled patients died at five years, and there have been no observed hemorrhages from a coiled aneurysm in these patients after five years." "The extraordinary work by Drs. Molyneux and Kerr and the ISAT investigators represents a milestone in the evolution of treatment for cerebral aneurysms," said Mark Paul...

Pivotal Data Show Bronchial Thermoplasty Can Improve Quality of Life and Reduce Asthma Attacks and Emergency Room Visits for Adults with Severe Asthma

... technology which has the potential to address an unmet clinical need within the asthma population." "Participation in the AIR2 Trial required an extraordinary level of involvement from all patients, and we were encouraged by the very high level of interest from patients who wanted to participate," said Dr. C...

Doctors Urge Precaution to Shield Against Swine Flu

...t and deploy. In addition to recommending frequent hand washing and avoiding exposure to those already infected, doctors and other experts have urged extraordinary measures, including closing schools, businesses and curtailing travel. Many are also recommending proven strategies to boost the natural defenses of ...

Worldwide Sensation: "A"- Implant Novelty From Austria

... Austria: - metal-free - biological - two-part system - extraordinary stability - special CAM-ULTRASONIC method - made of most reliable Z...dvantage of "A" - Implant is based on its enormous biocompatibility and its extraordinary stability of more than 60 Nm (operating torque). This highly precise manufa...

Premier Research Announces Milestone New Drug Application

...ernal synergies to our clients. Moreover, our team exceeded client expectations for quality and timeliness of this submission, a true testament to the extraordinary talent and experience that exists within Premier Research. We are very proud of this accomplishment and our people," commented Dr. Troy McCall, Chief ...

New Study Confirms That the Supports Intensity Scale Assessment is Effective in Measuring the Support Needs of People With Intellectual Disability and Making Funding Decisions

...y of the Supports Intensity Scale (SIS) to Predict extraordinary Support Needs " is published in the January 2009 i... more effective for equitably determining need for extraordinary funding if equitable refers to funding on the ba...y of the Supports Intensity Scale (SIS) to Predict extraordinary Support Needs" by Michael Wehmeyer, Theodore E. Ch...

Cleveland Clinic Surgeons Perform Nation's First Near-Total Face Transplant

...gery Institute, said the surgery was made possible because of the multi-disciplinary team involved. "This work started with a medical team that had an extraordinary vision for what could be possible for patients who have suffered severe trauma to their faces. Cleveland Clinic's team has worked together to take tha...
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G5™ Contour Non-invasive Cellulite Massage Machine

Description:... The G5 Contour is a non-invasive massage machine for skin, scalp, muscles, lymph nodes and the circulatory system. extraordinary results are achieved with our famous G5 Directional-Stroking action, which combines vertical and parallel forces to produce effective and comfortable ...
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Avant® 9600

Description:... The stylish Avant® 9600s simple functionality, quick recharge, and extraordinary 115 hours of memory makes it well-suited for a multitude of applications. Incorporating Nonins proven digital pulse oximetry, the Avant 9600 offers co...
Company:Nonin Medical, Inc.

Shockwave Lithotripsy Laser U100Plus

Description:... of urology and gastroenterology. The new U100Plus now provides a system that has been technically further developed and improved in many details. The extraordinary high performance potential of the U100Plus and the possibility to set different energy levels as well as single and dual pulses with frequencies of up...
Company:W.O.M. WORLD OF MEDICINE USA, Inc.

Multi Frequency Prostate Biopsy Transducer UST-675P

Description:... UST-675-P is our end-fire prostate transducer. Multiple frequencies provide extraordinary imaging capabilities for your diverse patient population, and the biopsy guide enables accurate and fast prostate biopsy sampling....
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HI VISION 5500

Description:...ent of each subsystem to individual specifications while, at the same time, providing seamless integration within the entire system. The end result is extraordinary performance in image quality and system operation....
Company:Hitachi Medical Systems America, Inc.

BioPette E Electronic Multi-Channel Pipettor, 10-200l

Description:...otorized piston drive. Virtually eliminates pipetting forces. User-friendly operator interface. Simple, precise volume setting. Rechargelable battery. extraordinary accuracy....
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BioPette E Electronic Multi-Channel Pipettor, 2-20l

Description:...otorized piston drive. Virtually eliminates pipetting forces. User-friendly operator interface. Simple, precise volume setting. Rechargelable battery. extraordinary accuracy....
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BioPette E Electronic Pipettor, 10-200l

Description:...otorized piston drive. Virtually eliminates pipetting forces. User-friendly operator interface. Simple, precise volume setting. Rechargelable battery. extraordinary accuracy....
Company:MIDSCI

BioPette E Electronic Pipettor, 100-1000l

Description:...otorized piston drive. Virtually eliminates pipetting forces. User-friendly operator interface. Simple, precise volume setting. Rechargelable battery. extraordinary accuracy....
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HyperLite LX

Description:...A catheter ever! Atriums new "Dura-Blend tip technology is a multi-durometer, one-piece molded design providing incredible tip flexibility, with extraordinary tracking efficiency. This innovative new tip design, combined with an all new seamless balloon weld technology and an advanced coaxial reinforced hypo...
Company:Atrium Medical Corporation
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ALS

....1 ... Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ( ALS ) or "Lou Gehrig's disease" services, support groups, newsletter and how to help. ... ALS demands extraordinary intellectual, ... Although the cause of ALS is not completely understood, the last decade has ... ALS has cut short the lives of other such no...
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Mystery of bat with an extraordinary nose solved

Blacksburg, Va. A research paper co-written by a Virginia Tech faculty member explains a 60-year mystery behind a rare bat's nose that is unusually large for its species. The findings soon will be published in the scientific trade journal, Physical Review Letters . The article, "Acoustic effe...

UC San Diego senior named Churchill Scholar for extraordinary undergraduate research

Vikram Juneja, a UC San Diego senior, has been named the first Churchill Scholar at the university and he will use the $50,000 award to complete a one-year graduate program at Cambridge University, where he will work on a master's thesis on cancer stem cell research. Juneja, a mechanical engine...

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

... in the Namib Desert of Namibia. The records they have obtained, derived from stable carbon and nitrogen isotope signals, show that hyrax middens have extraordinary potential to preserve high-resolution records of rapid climate change, and that over the last 11,700 years, the Namib Desert has experienced highly va...

International research team seeks to unravel flatworm regeneration

...orms are only a few millimeters up to a few centimeters in length, live in freshwater and are the object of intense research, because they possess the extraordinary ability to regenerate lost tissue with the help of their stem cells (neoblasts) and even grow an entirely new worm out of minute amputated body parts....

Surviving mass extinction by leading a double life

...rganisms that are not only a crucial source of food for other marine life but their fossils, which are found in abundance, provide scientists with an extraordinary record of climatic change and other major events in the history of the earth. Now, planktonic foraminifera single-celled shell building members o...

$29.4 million grant establishes CTSI at NYU in partnership with Health and Hospitals Corporation

...lthcare disparities in New York City and beyond," said Robert I. Grossman, MD, dean and CEO of NYU Langone Medical Center. "This grant recognizes the extraordinary researchers and scientists at NYU and its School of Medicine and builds upon the historical partnership which brought together the academic excellence...

22nd Congress of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Sept. 12-16, 2009, Turkey

...en of mental disorders Our brain creates our life: perception, movement, thought and emotion, memories, speech and intelligence are features of this extraordinary and most complex organ. As a consequence, disorders of the brain deeply affect the life of people, and are associated with immense costs for health ca...

2 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientists receive Presidential Early Career Award

...al cancer. "This award is richly deserved. We at the Hutchinson Center are gratified, but not surprised, that Riki has been recognized for both her extraordinary accomplishments to date and the potential for her significant scientific contributions yet to come," said Polly Newcomb, Ph.D., M.P.H., head of the Ce...

Ecological Society of America announces 2009 award recipients

...Eminent Ecologist Award, given to a senior ecologist in recognition of an outstanding body of ecological work or sustained ecological contributions of extraordinary merit. Most widely known for his neutral theory of biodiversity and biogeography, Hubbell's wide-ranging research career has investigated tropical bio...

Novel handheld device detects anthrax with outstanding accuracy and reliability

...nces, and now we have definitive data confirming its performance," said Andrew Rudge, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Veritide. "Even better, these extraordinary results were generated by a small portable handheld system that requires no special skills or training to operate and that can produce a result within...
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Graphene yields secrets to its extraordinary properties

Applying innovative measurement techniques, researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have directly measured the unusual energy spectrum of graphene, a technologically promising, two-dimensional form of carbon that has tantal...

XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. Extraordinary General Meetings Postponed Until March 18, 2009

VALLEY COTTAGE, N.Y., March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB ; TASE: XTL) announced today that its Extraordinary General Meetings ("EGMs") were postponed for one week in accordance with its articles of association due to the absence of a quorum. The postpone...

Corrected: XTL Biopharmaceuticals to Convene Extraordinary Shareholders' Meetings after Receipt of Shareholder Letter

VALLEY COTTAGE, N.Y., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB , TASE: XTL) today provided notification that on February 3, 2009 the Company received a letter from a shareholder who owns more than 5% of the Company's outstanding ordinary shares requesting th...

XTL Biopharmaceuticals to Convene Extraordinary Shareholders' Meetings after Receipt of Shareholder Letter

VALLEY COTTAGE, N.Y., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB ; TASE: XTL) today provided notification that on February 3, 2009 the Company received a letter from a shareholder who owns more than 5% of the Company's outstanding ordinary shares requesting th...

Notification of Record Date for the Annual General Meeting and Extraordinary General Meeting

VALLEY COTTAGE, New York, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB ; TASE: XTL) today announced that the record date for its Annual General Meeting and Extraordinary General Meeting (collectively, the "Meetings") scheduled for July 17, 2008, is hereby amende...

CURE Magazine Announces Winner of 2008 Extraordinary Healer Award

Ortho Biotech Products, L.P. Sponsors Program to Recognize Exemplary Work of Oncology Nurses PHILADELPHIA, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- CURE magazine announced the winner and finalists of its 2008 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing during a reception at the Onco...

Results of Court Meeting and Extraordinary General Meeting - Shareholders Approve Scheme of Arrangement and New Share Plans

BASINGSTOKE, England and PHILADELPHIA, May 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announces that ordinary shareholders approved the scheme of arrangement proposed in a circular to shareholders dated 16 April 2008 (the "C...

Call for Entries - 2008 CURE Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing

Ortho Biotech Products, L. P. Supports Program to Recognize Exemplary Work BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- To recognize the extraordinary commitment of oncology nurses, Ortho Biotech Products, L. P. today announced its support of CURE magazine's 2008 Extraordinary Healer Award for Onc...

Ten Extraordinary Innovations Line Up For US $100,000 Saatchi & Saatchi Award For World Changing Ideas

Edward de Bono, Peter Gabriel, HRH Prince Hassan, Malcolm McLaren, Carolyn Porco and Philippe Starck on judging panel NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Bob Isherwood, Worldwide Creative Director of Saatchi & Saatchi, today announces the contenders to win the fifth Saatchi & Saatch...

Annual General Meeting ("AGM") and Extraordinary General Meeting ("EGM") Notices Posted to Shareholders

VALLEY COTTAGE, New York, August 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (NASDAQ: XTLB ; LSE: XTL; TASE: XTL), a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the acquisition, development and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of unmet medical needs, particularly neur...
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Fujifilm FLA-8000 from FUJIFILM Life Science

Description:...olutions meeting the needs of the most demanding laboratories. Speed, image quality and flexibility make the FLA-8000 a remarkable imaging system with extraordinary capabilities. Fuji s FLA-8000 system includes two standard fixed lasers: a Second Harmonic Generation (SHG) green laser (532nm) and a Laser Diod...
Company:FUJIFILM Life Science
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Life

...us feature that delineates the spatial extension of the living being, such as a cell membrane .) Stars could be considered living beings (with an extraordinary life span and size scales compared to other known life forms). male mules are not alive as they are sterile and cannot reproduce. viruses ar...
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Heredity

... and discover new products. Share your images and discuss your questions with heredity experts. The offspring tends to resemble, sometimes with extraordinary closeness, the parents ... This is heredity in its simplest terms. ... Heredity is very complex, and a geneticist cannot possibly analyze all t...

Crossing over

...g Over reads like a casual conversation with an old childhood pal instead ... In Crossing Over —the book—John brings his readers with him on the extraordinary ... News on Crossing Over continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. ... Crossing Over is a thought ... Dark side of cr...

Catalase

... enzyme found in the blood and in most living cells that catalyzes the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide into water and oxygen Catalase is an extraordinary enzyme. It is ubiquitous, it is found in animal and ... Catalase also uses Hydrogen Peroxide to oxidise toxins including Phenols, Formic ... Ec...
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