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Ranbaxy in Fray to Buy Merck's Generic Drugs Unit

Davos: After six global acquisitions last year, India's Ranbaxy Laboratories has entered the market again to acquire the generic drugs business of German// pharmaceuticals major Merck in a deal estimated at over $5 billion. ‘We are in talks with private equity funds to finance the deal,’ Ranb...

TriWest, Grammy-Nominated Artist and Partners Release 'For the Troops' CD in Appreciation of Military Members

...k list includes: * Billy Joel - Scenes from an Italian Restaurant * Brooks & Dunn - Keep on Swingin' * Five for Fighting - 100 Years * The fray - How to Save a Life (acoustic) * Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band - Sweet Home Chicago * Goo Goo Dolls - Feel the Silence (remix) * Jewel - ...

Designer Bag Launch Causes Shopping Chaos in Hong Kong

...fashion sensation when it launched in London and New York earlier this year, selling on e-Bay for many time its retail price. Tempers began to fray on Friday morning when the shops refused to open their doors, apparently fearing chaos if they let the crowds in. Hundreds of people had brave...

Bidi Workers Protest Against Using Skull and Crossbones Sign on Packets

...latest bone of contention between the two coalition partners. Leaving no room for ambiguity, Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi has jumped into the fray and written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh urging an immediate halt to the health ministry's move. He said that the livelihood of 1.5 millio...

For ADHD Children, Mother’s Depression, Predict Conduct Problem

...s. “Parenting an ADHD child is very difficult for many families,” Chronis says. “Often there’s a growing cycle of negativity as parents’ nerves fray and their children’s behavior escalates in response to increasingly harsh or withdrawn parenting. Maternal depression makes parenting a child with ADH...

Work-outs, Not So Much of a ‘pain’ With Caffeie

... Caffeine has entered the fray of painkillers, especially the likes of Ibuprofen and Aspirin, which come in handy to relieve muscle soreness after a heavy work out or exercise. A ne...

Using Heart Stents Tends to Form More Clots

...he FDA panel will highlight the risks of the medical devices. Boston Scientific and Johnson & Johnson, are the only two licensed companies in the fray having the major share of revenue generated from sale of stents. Medtronic Inc. and, Abbott Laboratories are also waiting to enter the U.S market by ...

Indian company charged with fraud in supply of Aids test kit

...which is actually severely underestimated by Indians and they have projected that an estimate of over 5.7 million HIV-infected people are still in the fray who get the infection probably from discarded needles and such other lapses in hygiene by hospital health workers. The news of this fraudulent pra...

Healing is best when there is absolute balance between mind and body

...efficacy of drugs, researchers observe its effects on groups of participants, who are administered the drug as well as placebo. The drug gets into the fray if it scores better in treatment during such types of clinical trials. Researchers have always been bewildered with the results of placebo pills...

Medicare Drug Plans Might Rest With Three Major Insurance Companies

...inancial agreement with them to support the company. AARP is s a solid supporter for the drug program by Medicare. 80 companies have been in the fray with more than 1,400 Medicare prescription drug plans across the nation, though the key companies that will actually go with the Medicare Drug program...
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American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- May 28, 2008

...he plastics industry and federal regulatory agencies insist that the chemical is safe, the article states. Erickson described how Congress entered the fray by launching an investigation into the use of BPA in baby bottles. ARTICLE #5 EMBARGOED FOR 9 A.M., EASTERN TIME, June 2, 2008 Bisphenol A under ...

Ancient sunflower fuels debate about agriculture in the Americas

...d). These terms led us to sunflower references to listed in early chronicles of 16th century Aztec society, including The Florentine Codex, written by fray Bernardino de Sahagun. In the Florentine Codex, the sunflower is described as part of an offering to the Sun God, 'Huitzilopochtli.'" The researche...

Greenhouse ocean may downsize fish

... The last fish you ate probably came from the Bering Sea. But during this century, the seas rich food webstretching from Alaska to Russiacould fray as algae adapt to greenhouse conditions. All the fish that ends up in McDonalds, fish sandwichesthats all Bering Sea fish, said USC marine ecologis...

Adult brain can change, study confirms

... in Kanwisher's lab who conducted the current work while a graduate student at Johns Hopkins in senior author Michael McCloskey's lab, jumped into the fray when he found BL, a stroke patient. BL's stroke damaged the optic radiation fibers, which transmit information from the eye to the primary visual cort...

Newborn neurons like to hang with the 'in' crowd

...the block that tries to fit in, newborn brain cells need to find their place within the existing network of neurons. The newcomers jump right into the fray and preferentially reach out to mature brain cells that are already well connected within the established circuitry, report scientists at the Salk Ins...

Life and death in the hippocampus: what young neurons need to survive

...entists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies pin-pointed the molecular survival gear required for a young neuron to successfully jump into the fray and hook up with other cells. In a study published in a forthcoming issue of Nature, researchers in the lab of Fred H. Gage, Ph.D., a professor in...

Studies reveal how plague disables immune system, and how to exploit the process to make a vaccine

...engulf the bacteria, chew them up into smaller pieces and present those pieces to the T and B cells -- the "adaptive" immune system -- which enter the fray more slowly but bring powerful and very specific weapons targeted at those individual pieces. "This is a very clever system for this particular kin...
Fray in Biological Technology

Health Care Reform is Working Its Way Back on to the Political Agenda

...ssue in the 2004 national and state elections. The debate is already underway in Wisconsin. The fourth Wisconsin Economic Summit will leap into the fray Tuesday with a report by 36 health-care experts. Earlier this year, the Competitive Wisconsin business group devoted its meeting to rising health-care...

API Improves Hospital Efficiency

...se application is necessary for cost control, staff development and financial viability, Stanton said. The healthcare organization operates within the fray of regulation, costs, technology, low staffing. The effective and wise management of these differing, and sometimes conflicting entities, is vital to ...

Health-care eyes focus on San Francisco, war of the stents

...hat the Johnson & Johnson acquisition of Guidant for $22 billion is once again no longer a done deal. On Sunday, Boston Scientific stepped into the fray yet again with its determined bid of $25 billion (about $3 billion sweeter than Johnson & Johnsons) after completing its due diligence on Guidant. We ...

Wireless advances in Madison, heats up in Waukesha

...i-Fi network for City of Madison TDS plans broadband wireless launch in Madison Meanwhile, in Waukesha Another provider has entered the fray with a desire to build a wireless network covering Waukesha, while one of the existing three has dropped out, local media reported. Nortel Networks...

Virtual communities make online connections

... site, the Hub, three months after its launch after finding it wasn't performing as expected. Meanwhile, online retailer Buy.com has ventured into the fray with its site Yub.com , Carnival Cruise Lines has launched CarnivalConnections , Coca-Cola has MyCoke.com , Nike and Google are co-sponsoring Joga...
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