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North Highland Opens First Asia Office in Shanghai

ATLANTA, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Global management and technology consulting firm North Highland announced today the opening of its first Asia office in Shanghai, China , as part of its ongoing expansion strategy both in the United States and abroad. The new office will sup...

K2 Advisors Named Investment Advisor by Highland Good Steward Management

STAMFORD, Conn., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Good Steward Management ("HGSM") today announced it has selected K2 Advisors, L.L.C. ("K2"), a Connecticut-based investment adviser, as a sub adviser to Highland Good Steward Management ("HGSM"), an Alabama-based investment adviser. HGSM focuses ...

Royal Highland Show Cancelled Over Bird Flu Fears

Organizers of the Royal Highland Show in the UK have decided to cancel the show due to spreading fears over bird flu. Managers of the event at Ingliston// Showground feel that the risk of all birds gathered in open place is too high and hence decided to cancel the show. "We always have display ...

iPierian Appoints Dr. Chad Cowan and Dr. Konrad Hochedlinger to Scientific Advisory Board

...herapeutics through cellular reprogramming and directed differentiation of patient cells. iPierian is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, highland Capital Partners, MPM Capital and FinTech Global Capital. The initial focus of the company is in neurodegeneration, particularly spinal muscular atrop...

Pennsylvania Department of Aging Seeks Consumer Input on New Health Care Option

...nday, Aug. 10 Circle of Friends - Baden Corner of Linmore and Wayne Streets Baden Tuesday, Aug. 11 Vintage Senior Center 410 North highland Avenue Pittsburgh Friday, Aug. 14 Lancaster Farm and Home Care Center 1383 Arcadia Road Lancaster Monday, Aug. 17 Westmore...

'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Four-Time World Series Champ Darryl Strawberry

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Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared to Help Pennsylvania Workers Hurt by Recession

... 310 Central City Plaza New Kensington , PA WHEN: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. WHERE: Washington Christian Outreach 119 highland Ave Washington , PA Tuesday, July 28 2009 WHEN: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon WHERE: Shenley Square (near Joseph's Ma...

JACQUES Initiative Joins Maryland AIDS Administration to Extend HIV Testing to the Faith-Based Community

...218 *Hope Village Comm. Center* 1501 E. Fayette Street Baltimore, MD 21231 *Friendship Acad of Sci & Tech* 801 South highland Avenue Baltimore, MD 21224 *Bethlehem Baptist Church* 6420 Belair Road Baltimore, MD 2120 *WAR Mobile Unit* 414 E. B...

JACQUES Initiative Joins Maryland AIDS Administration to Extend HIV Testing to the Faith-Based Community

...218 *Hope Village Comm. Center* 1501 E. Fayette Street Baltimore, MD 21231 *Friendship Acad of Sci & Tech* 801 South highland Avenue Baltimore, MD 21224 *Bethlehem Baptist Church* 6420 Belair Road Baltimore, MD 2120 *WAR Mobile Unit* 414 E. B...

Catterton Partners Acquires Leading Cosmeceutical Brand StriVectin

... part of a team that has a solid record of growing and nurturing powerful brands," said Gina Daines, Director of Marketing for Klein-Becker. highland Consumer Fund invested alongside Catterton Partners in the transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (1) Source: Datamonitor...
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Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Researchers Explain Effects of Large-Scale, Universal MRSA Surveillance Program That Supports Expanded Intervention

...m, swabbing all in-patients at its three hospitals (Evanston, Glenbrook and highland Park) for the MRSA bacteria, a potentially fatal infection that does not re...H) is an integrated healthcare system that includes Evanston, Glenbrook and highland Park Hospitals, ENH Medical Group (comprising 65 medical offices and facili...

ReachMD Broadcasts First-of-its-Kind Physician Peer-Peer Discussion on ENHANCE Trial

...beginning at 1:30 p.m. EST -- Downloadable Podcast - http://www.reachmd.com available at 6:00 a.m. EST About ReachMD ReachMD, headquartered in highland Park, Illinois, is a leading provider of advanced healthcare information and education for medical professionals. ReachMD XM 157 remains committed to ...

Man's Best Friend May Open Door to Understanding Fibrotic Lung Disease in Human and Animal Populations

...king opportunity to look at this devastating disease and its impact on West highland White Terriers (Westies) and discuss how science in animals and humans can ...medical research in order to benefit the health and quality of life of West highland White Terriers; and, to further develop and communicate information regardi...
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Wolf reintroduction proposed in Scottish Highland test case

CORVALLIS, Ore. Researchers are proposing in a new report that a major experiment be conducted to reintroduce wolves to a test site in the Scottish Highlands, to help control the populations and behavior of red deer that in the past 250 years have changed the whole nature of large ecosystems. ...

Australia's climate: Drought and flooding in annual rings of tropical trees

...centuries, scientists working with Ingo Heinrich of the GFZ, a member Institute of the Helmholtz-Association, examined tropical trees from the remote highland rain forests of Australia. The analysis lead to one of the few existing annual ring chronologies from tropical rain forests worldwide. "Our time line...

Laughing hyenas, wailing levees, the sound of cheese and blaring bagpipes

...pe. And Stanley Cheyne of Hampden-Sydney College will analyze how the Great highland Bagpipe's drone meshes with the sound waves of the "chanter," the pipes on ...29.html The talk "A brief history and acoustical analysis of the Great highland Bagpipe" (3Pmua2) by Stanley Cheyne is at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20. A...

Indigenous peoples at world summit to share climate change observations, coping techniques

...ave documented climate variations based on observations of bird species, rising water levels, and the loss of traditional medicinal plants; Mexico: highland Mayan milpa farmers have a shortened rain season, unseasonal frost and unusually large daytime temperature changes, forcing them to find alternative s...

Where optics meets medicine

...usions in Rodent Brain," Tuesday, Oct. 21, 9 a.m., highland E, Rochester Riverside Convention Center A PO... in the Human Brain," Tuesday, Oct. 21, 9:15 a.m., highland D, Rochester Riverside Convention Center NEW ...ptics SLO Imaging," Wednesday, Oct. 22, 5:15 p.m., highland E, Rochester Riverside Convention Center THE ...

Biodiversity maps developed by UCSD scientists will help guide conservation measures in East Africa

...ange is expected to shift the balance between habitats in this region, increased farming has fragmented the landscape, Western said. "It's removed the highland grazing for both livestock and wildlife. The crop residues can keep the livestock going, but it's a complete lockout for wildlife." The project wi...

Stanford researchers say climate change will significantly increase impending bird extinctions

... rising lower bound until they are squeezed out of existence. Until now, highland species have been less threatened by habitat loss and hunting, simply becau...lands instead of the steeper highlands. Compared to lowland birds, however, highland species are not only more sensitive to temperature changes, but their popul...

Ancient DNA provides clues to the evolution of social behavior

...nts and humans. Population crash Named for the ''tuc-tuc-tuc'' sound of its call, the colonial tuco-tuco (Ctenomys sociabilis) lives in remote highland savannah areas of southern Argentina. Unlike the more than 50 other tuco-tuco species that live mostly solitary lives, C. sociabilis lives in colonies...

Warming trend may contribute to malaria's rise

...s hundreds of millions of people worldwide and has been on the rise in some highland regions and desert fringes. Because the life cycle of the mosquito that tra..." she said. "And because mosquito abundance is generally quite low in these highland regions, any increase in abundance can be an important factor in transmissi...

A New Species of Monkey is Discovered in Tanzania: The First in Africa for More Than 20 Years

... name (pronounced kip-oon-jee) used by a few hunters around Mt. Rungwe. The highland mangabey is extremely rare and critically endangered, with an estimated tot...serve is in good condition, but there is concern that the population of the highland mangabey in this forest is very small and limited in distribution. Ehardt o...
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iZumi Bio and Pierian Merge to Form iPierian to Advance Cellular Reprogramming

...stment by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and highland Capital Partners. "As the founding investor in Pi...r Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Bob Higgins of highland Capital Partners. In addition to the investme...is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, highland Capital Partners, MPM Capital and FinTech Global C...

iZumi Bio Appoints Dr. Corey Goodman to Board of Directors and Scientific Advisory Board

...ellular reprogramming and directed differentiation of patient cells. iZumi was founded in 2007 and is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and highland Capital Partners. iZumi has a collaboration with The Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease and Deepak Srivastava, M.D., in the area of cardiov...

iZumi Bio Appoints Dr. Berta Strulovici as Chief Technology Officer and Dr. Dushyant Pathak as Vice President of Business Development

...ellular reprogramming and directed differentiation of patient cells. Izumi was founded in 2007 and is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and highland Capital Partners. The initial focus of the company is in neurodegeneration, particularly spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ...

iZumi Bio, Inc., Appoints John Walker as Chief Executive Officer

... Inc., and Evotec AG. About iZumi Bio, Inc. iZumi Bio, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is funded by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and highland Capital Partners. iZumi Bio is using the power of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) to transform drug discovery and enable the promise of regenera...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Dallas LASIK Eye Surgery Specialist Dr. R. Wayne Bowman to its LASIK Directory

...es for improving their vision. Dr. Bowman's practice serves the Dallas and Fort Worth metroplex, including Richardson, Plano, Arlington, Duncanville, highland Park and surrounding communities. In order to be listed in its LASIK directory, Trusted LASIK Surgeons screens all surgeons. Dr. Bowman meet...

iZumi Bio, Inc. Recruits Leading iPS Scientist, John Dimos, to Translate Stem Cell Breakthrough Into Patient Benefits

...an health. I am honored to join the team." About iZumi iZumi Bio, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is funded by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and highland Capital Partners. iZumi is using the power of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) to transform drug discovery and regenerative medicine. In June, 200...

The Gladstone Institutes and iZumi Bio Announce Broad Partnership in Regenerative Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease

... Kleiner-Perkins, highland Capital Fund Company Focused on iPS Technology SAN FRANCISCO, June 16 /PR...was founded in 2007 and is funded by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and highland Capital Partners. iZumi is using the power of induced pluripotent stem cell...

Scotland Showcased at BIO as Dynamic, Global Life Sciences Hub

...tis Charles River Laboratories Clintec International CXR Biosciences Ltd Environmental Hygiene Products Ltd Fulcrum Pharma PLC GlycoMar Limited highland Biosciences Ltd ITI Life Sciences Moredun Scientific Ltd Murgitroyd & Company Nexxus, the West of Scotland Bioscience Network Scottish Biomedical...

IBF Conferences Inc., (International Business Forum) and BioEnterprise Present the 2nd Annual Global Healthcare Investing Conference

...enown Advisory Board guiding the conference agenda includes the following investors and firms: Dean Banks Daniel Kosoy highland Capital Partners Athenian Venture Partners Steve Burrill Carol Kovac Burrill & Company Burr...

PPD Expands Global Central Lab Services into China

... Park, the largest life sciences park in China. The equipment is identical to platforms located at PPD's global central labs in Brussels, Belgium, and highland Heights, Ky., and assays performed have been extensively cross validated and precisely calibrated to match instruments at these labs. With these and o...
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