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Nfocus Neuromedical Announces European Approval for Novel Guiding Catheter at Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nfocus Neuromedical Inc. announced today at the 6th Annual Meeting of the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery ( www.snisonline.org ) that Nfocus has earned a European CE Mark approval for its novel guiding catheter, the Echo(TM) Di...

Study to consider social risk in guiding prevention of heart disease

A University of Rochester Medical Center researcher has been awarded a National Institutes of Health grant to study whether accounting for social risk factors, in addition to traditional predictors, can be useful in assessing patients risk and ultimately preventing coronary heart disease. Kevin...

Susie's Big Adventure Explores Plastic Surgery In Saudi Arabia

...autiful and good about themselves, and Saudi women are no exception. But is unnecessary plastic surgery contradictory to Islam, which is such a strong guiding force in the kingdom? Read about how plastic surgery has gained popularity in this strict Muslim country. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com...

Top Dermatologists to be Selected and Published in "The Leading Physicians of the World" Consumer Directory.

...rmatologists (IAD) International Association of Dermatologists . The International Association of Dermatologists will follow in IAHCP's footsteps guiding consumers to top physicians in each specialty. Each year, The International Association of Healthcare Professionals publishes the crème de la ...

Bolli Becomes New Editor-In-Chief of Circulation Research

...f the heart and blood vessels and the genetics of cardiovascular disease," Bolli said. "My associate editors and I are eager to meet the challenge of guiding the journal through the next phase in its evolution." The July 31 issue of Circulation Research will include a cover redesign as part of nu...

F. Duwaine Townsen Joins SpectraScience Board of Directors

...ing graduation from San Diego State University in 1961. He later became a founder and Chief Financial Officer of Oceanographic Engineering Corporation guiding the company to profitability and its sale to Dillingham Corporation. Mr. Townsen was then promoted to President of the newly formed Ocean Operations D...

The Community Oncology Alliance Responds to President Obama's Press Conference Comments Regarding Cancer Patients

...rs of cancer care, has responded in a public statement to President Obama's press conference, saying: "We strongly support President Obama's guiding principle that health care reform must 'build on what works and fix what is broken.' Unfortunately, that is the exact opposite of what is happening wi...

Herley Industries, Inc. Board of Directors Concludes Strategic Alternatives Review To Discuss Conclusions with Investors at a July 22, 2009 Conference in New York

...st came to Herley in 1988, and he deserves our respect and appreciation for guiding the company through some very good business years, as well as the recent di...cro Dynamics upon his graduation in 1987, and in those 22 years, has been a guiding force in helping to lead Woburn to become Herley's fastest growing division...

Improving the science of systematic reviews: Introducing the 'PRISMA' statement

...nclude in the papers they submit for publication. An accompanying "Explanation and Elaboration" paper (Liberati A et al) includes detailed examples guiding authors on best practice in reporting, and justifies each element of the guidelines. PLoS Medicine endorses the PRISMA statement, and encourages o...

Cell Discovery May Bring Science Closer to Diabetes Cure

... of the biliary system," Wells explained. "If it goes the other way, the cell becomes part of the pancreas." The discovery could prove important in guiding embryonic stem cells to become pancreatic beta cells, which scientists believe could be used to treat or cure type 1 diabetes. The disease occurs when...
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Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

...h and patient care. Established in 1962 under the auspices of Dr. John Green, Barrow has been brought into the twenty-first century under the guiding influence of Dr. Robert Spetzler. Barrow treats patients with a wide range of neurological conditions, including brain and spinal tumors, ce...

Long Term Data Presented at EuroPCR 2009 from Randomized Study Attest to Durability of Results of OrbusNeich's Genous(TM) Bio-engineered R stent(TM) Compared to Drug-Eluting Stents

...markets innovative medical devices for the treatment of vascular diseases. Other products in the company's product portfolio are stents, balloons and guiding catheters marketed under the names of Blazer(TM), R stent, Scoreflex(TM), SafeCut(TM), Sapphire(TM), Sapphire NC, Avita(TM), Avita HP, and Lumina(TM)....

University of California Los Angeles Selects Velos eResearch

...putation in a number of areas, including: Developing new cancer therapies; providing the best in experimental and traditional treatments; and expertly guiding and training the next generation of medical researchers. Numerous successful targeted therapies were developed based on basic science done in UCLA ...

Interleukin Genetics Presents Research Linking Vertebral Fractures to Gene Variations in Asian Women With Osteoporosis

...rosis and often lead to serious consequences, including loss of height, severe back pain, and deformity. These new findings should be valuable both in guiding the medical management of osteoporosis by identifying high-risk patients and in the smarter design of clinical drug trials for vertebral fracture trea...

Agendia's MammaPrint(R) Predicts Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer

...he Netherlands Cancer Institute, presented the data at the 2008 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) during the session Molecular profiling for guiding therapeutic decisions. The study analyzed the association between the pathological complete response (pCR) rate and the results of the MammaPrint test...

Agendia Supports High Profile CME Symposium and Presents Compelling Data at the 2008 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

...esenter: Michael Knauer, M.D., Netherlands Cancer Institute. Friday, 12/12/08, 2pm - 3:30pm CST Mini-symposium 2, Molecular Profiling for guiding Therapeutic Decisions: "RNA". Presenter: Laura Van 't Veer, PhD, Netherlands Cancer Institute. Friday, 12/12/08, 5pm - 7pm CST #305 P...

Breakthrough Mapping of Alzheimer's Genome Helps ID Four New Suspect Genes

..., the combined results of the family-based genome-wide screen and AlzGene.org will allow for the reliable prediction of Alzheimer's disease while also guiding the development of therapies." Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia in the elderly and a burgeoning unmet medical need that only...

Interleukin Genetics to Present Important New Findings at 2008 World Congress on Osteoarthritis

... test appears to identify knee OA patients who are likely to develop more severe joint destruction as they age. This information should be valuable in guiding the medical management of high risk patients and could be especially helpful in directing use of potential future disease modifying drugs for OA to ac...

Pediatric Heart Transplants at Montefiore Approved by NY State Department of Health

... well as dialysis, allergy/immunology and nephrology. The CHAM team's unique integration of clinical excellence, technology and education supports its guiding philosophy of providing family-centered care -- to treat the "whole" child and his or her family. Working side-by-side with physicians are specially t...

GlaxoSmithKline Collaborates with National Cancer Institute to Make Large Body of Cancer Cell Genomic Data Available to All Cancer Researchers

...tions and 1000 individuals have helped to create more than 40 biomedical research tools such as caArray, the microarray data management system that is guiding the annotation and supporting the exchange of the cancer cell array data provided by GSK. Interested researchers can download this free data through...
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Fast-Cath™ Guiding Introducers

Description: St. Jude Medical's line of guiding introducers includes Swartz™ Series, SAFL, SEPT, CSTA, RAMP, and 2 piece steerable, all designed for the introduction of electrophysiology catheters when the varying curves and longer sheath lengths can actually aid physician technique. St. Jude Medical guid...
Company:St. Jude Medical, Inc.

Fast-Cath Duo Guiding Introducers

Description: St. Jude Medical's line of guiding introducers includes Swartz Series, SAFL, SEPT, CSTA, RAMP, and 2 piece steerable...
Company:Daig

Preface Braided Guiding Sheath

Description: The intended use of the percutaneous PREFACE Guiding Sheath is for the introduction of intravascular electrophysiology catheters into any cardiac chamber....
Company:Biosense Webster, a Johnson & Johnson Company

Fast-Cath Guiding Introducers

Description: St. Jude Medical's line of guiding introducers includes Swartz Series, SAFL, SEPT, CSTA, RAMP, and 2 piece steerable...
Company:Daig

PressureWire Certus Guidewire

Description:... The new, hydrophilic PressureWire Certus guidewire from Radi Medical Systems is the latest innovative cardiology tool for guiding intervention in patients with complex multivessel disease using Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR). Enhanced handling properties include superb torqu...
Company:Radi Medical Systems, Inc.

VIKING Coronary Guide Catheter

Description:...endable transport to successfully guide you to your destination. The VIKING guiding Catheter gives you this dependability. So you can set your sights on the intervention and not have to think about your guiding catheter....
Company:Abbott Vascular

DYNALINK® 0.018 Biliary Self-Expanding Stent System

Description:...ines low-profile, high radial force, and excellent deliverability in one system. This .018" guide wire compatible stent system provides 6F sheath / 8F guiding catheter compatibility in all diameters (5.0 - 10.0 mm). Now, with longer stents available, the DYNALINK .018 system is offered in five stent lengths ...
Company:Guidant Corporation

PERRY Exchange Dilator

Description:...challenge in transseptal left heart catheterization occurs when the initial guiding sheath must be exchanged for a sheath with an alternate curve while maintai...e this problem with the unique PERRY exchange dilator used with the PREFACE guiding sheaths. The PERRY exchange dilator allows the septal position to be precis...
Company:Biosense Webster, a Johnson & Johnson Company

Apeel™ CS Catheter Delivery System

Description:... The Apeel CS Catheter Delivery System is an advanced guiding access system used for the placement of permanent leads during CRT implantation procedures. The Apeel CS Catheter Delivery System is made from PEBAX a...
Company:St. Jude Medical, Inc.

HyperLite LX

Description:...less handling. The advanced HyperLite LX is compatible with most 5 Fr guiding catheters and can also be conveniently used with a dual catheter kissing balloon technique in a 6 Fr guiding catheter. When it comes to rapid, precision PTCA reperfusion, even in the m...
Company:Atrium Medical Corporation
Guiding in Medical Definition

Personalized medicine

...on in the United States and their counterparts appear convinced that personalized medicine is going to make a profound impact on society and they are guiding this process. Dr Andrew VonEschenbach, Director of the FDA recently gave a briefing to the Personalized Medicine Coalition at the National Press C...
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Guiding in Biological News

Genetic testing not cost-effective in guiding initial dosing of common blood thinner

CINCINNATINew analyses led by the University of Cincinnati (UC) show that genetic testing used to guide initial dosing of the blood-thinner warfarin may not be cost-effective for typical patients with atrial fibrillation but may be for patients at higher risk for major bleeding. This study is b...

DOE-funded research projects win 46 R&D 100 Awards for 2009

... data. This technology offers oceanic subsurface mapping at a scale and resolution previously unavailable to find sources of alternative energy and in guiding environmental remediation. It will allow scientists to determine if an energy source exists before drilling for it, which could save millions of dolla...

AACR applauds nomination of Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., to be the new NIH director

...l Human Genome Research Institute and the Human Genome Project has demonstrated his talent for identifying new areas of investigation and his skill in guiding large-scale research endeavors. He has continued and extended this work through collaborations with scientists at the National Cancer Institute on The...

Slicing chromosomes leads to new insights into cell division

...ory that "polar ejection forces" are at play. Scientists had hypothesized that the direction and magnitude of these forces might provide physical cues guiding chromosome movements. In this capacity, polar ejection forces would play a central role separating chromosomes in dividing cells, but no one had estab...

Healing wounds with lasers, vehicles that drive themselves, other cutting-edge optics

...ears, scientists have used the energy in laser light to drill microscopic holes or as tweezers or traps to direct and maneuver small pieces of matter. guiding entire cells, though, has proven difficult because the lasers used for manipulation tend to damage the structural units of living organisms. Now Ar...

Princeton team's analysis of flu virus could lead to better vaccines

...d to viruses that differ only at the sites on their surfaces where the less effective antibodies bind. Such variants would make ideal vaccine strains, guiding the immune system to produce two distinct types of antibodies: effective ones that are well matched to and good at binding to the infecting virus, and...

Pliable proteins keep photosynthesis on the light path

...ren't optimal. Every time the team introduced disruptions into this electron pathway, the proteins were able to compensate by moving and energetically guiding the electrons through their biological circuit. "One of our research strategies is to introduce mutations into the bacteria and study how these affe...

First neuroimaging study examining motor execution in children with autism reveals new insights

...be objectively observed and measured. Examining motor execution provides researchers a way to study the basic brain systems important for learning and guiding actions, which has important implications for all learned behavior, including complex communication and social skills. Researchers at the Kennedy Krie...

2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement

...be able to continue my research over the summer through SURF. I would like to thank Dr. Hoffmann-Benning for getting me started in plant research and guiding me through the SURF application process. I look forward to learning much more from my research, as well presenting my findings in Montreal at the ann...

Orientation of antenna protein in photosynthetic bacteria described

...oes on this ladder, it goes to lower and lower energy states and is guided down to the lowest energy state. That's the funneling effect the physical guiding of the energy to the reaction center. By knowing exactly how this orientation is on the membrane, we determined the funneling property in a more prec...
Guiding in Biological Technology

Information warfare in the 21st century: Ideas are sometimes stronger than bombs

...ry. In order to counter the terrorist organizations' advantages, Dr. Levyatan presents strategies that Israel ought to carry out in this field, the guiding principal being that just like in conventional warfare, the country must initiate and not be dragged behind the other side, and of course it must rely...

Ratcliff Promotes Jorge Burbano to Senior Associate; Tess Kavanagh and Tony Keung to Associate

...ents throughout the Western United States. Jorge Burbano, LEED(R) AP, has more than 20 years of architectural design experience. He is currently guiding the design of several projects, including the master plan site selection for the VA Campus in Livermore, Calif.; the master plan and conceptual design...

Information warfare in the 21st century: Ideas are sometimes stronger than bombs

...ry. In order to counter the terrorist organizations' advantages, Dr. Levyatan presents strategies that Israel ought to carry out in this field, the guiding principal being that just like in conventional warfare, the country must initiate and not be dragged behind the other side, and of course it must rely...

Paragon Bioservices, Inc. Wins 2009 Lilly Global Supplier Award

...jectives. "It is a great honor to be recognized in this manner by such an elite organization and it provides solid reaffirmation of our long-held guiding principles of quality, excellence and superior customer service in the delivery of our work," said Dr. Marco A. Chacon, President and CEO of Paragon B...

AMG Launches EVOS fl, an 'Evolutionary' Fluorescence Microscope Based on Innovative EVOS Platform

...is a true user-focused microscope. All of the innovations we put in - the on-board computer, the light cubes, the form factor, the controls - had one guiding purpose. That was to make high quality fluorescence microscopy unbelievably easy and reliable. We are satisfied that EVOS fl fully achieves this goal...

OrbusNeich's Genous(TM) Bio-engineered R stent(TM) Demonstrates Impressive Results in Higher Risk Patients

...markets innovative medical devices for the treatment of vascular diseases. Other products in the company's product portfolio are stents, balloons and guiding catheters marketed under the names of Blazer(TM), R stent, Scoreflex(TM), SafeCut(TM), Sapphire(TM), Sapphire NC, Avita(TM), Avita HP, and Lumina(TM)....

Information warfare in the 21st century: Ideas are sometimes stronger than bombs

...ry. In order to counter the terrorist organizations' advantages, Dr. Levyatan presents strategies that Israel ought to carry out in this field, the guiding principal being that just like in conventional warfare, the country must initiate and not be dragged behind the other side, and of course it must rely...

Angela Shen-Hsieh of Visual I|O Named to Board of Directors of AIGA: Oldest and Largest Membership Organization for Designers

...ing strategic perspectives that challenge habit. There is no one better at demonstrating these skills than Angela Shen-Hsieh, which is why her role in guiding the future of the design profession on the AIGA board is so appropriate and important." "I'm excited to be able to join the AIGA Board,&...

Interleukin Genetics Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Financial Results

...at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI). The research highlighted the clinical utility of an osteoarthritis genetic test for both guiding the medical management of high risk patients and future use and development of related therapies. Expanded Distribution Networks. Interleuk...

Sinovac Biotech Co. Ltd., Sinovac's Beijing Subsidiary, Obtains High-Tech Enterprise Status

...g 2008, 2009 and 2010. Currently, all benefits of Sinovac are sourced from Sinovac Beijing According to the China Banking Regulatory Commission guiding Opinions Number 94, companies with high-tech status are eligible for numerous potential benefits including, preferential treatment in obtaining other ...
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Recombinant DNA molecule

...he Recombinant DNA Program promotes scientific advancement and safety in the ... for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules : Standards guiding containment ... How do we get the recombinant molecule into a bacterial cell? ... A single-stranded DNA molecule (ssDNA probe) can form a d...

Producers

... In the music industry, a record producer has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the musicians, organizing and scheduling production budget and resources, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes. This has... ...
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