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APAC Sensors Market Likely to be Driven by Medical and Process Industries in 2009, Says Frost & Sullivan

...alyst of Measurement & Instrumentation Practice Sriram Venkatasubramanian, demand for advanced manufacturing has slumped and according to a recent imf report, Japanese auto exports have fallen by nearly 70 percent between September 2008 and March 2009. This is because of the fact that much of Asia re...

Tough Recessionary Times, but Frost & Sullivan Believes It's Not All Gloomy for African Healthcare Markets

...via deficit spending. This is enabled by the healthy foreign exchange coffers the country has accumulated over the years. Given that World Bank, imf and other multi-lateral organisations have pledged to increase support to Africa through this recession period, such assistance will also enable other...

New Clinical Trial Results Could Improve Survival for Myeloma Patients

...dexamethasone. "This is a very exciting finding for patients," said Michael Katz, who, as a 16-year myeloma survivor, is a vice president of the imf and co-chair of ECOG's Patient Representatives Committee. "When ECOG's patient representatives proposed adding a lower dose 'dex' arm to this trial, w...

IMF considers Bird Flu to be a Dark Cloud

...ring, settlements, trading and communications, the imf warned in its periodic evaluation of the internati...l Financial Stability Report. In addition, the imf noted that rising interest rates and tighter credi...ad, but not as good as the stellar year 2005," the imf said. Concerns over bird flu, which has k...

A Bird-Flu Pandemic Is Detrimental To Global Economic Growth: Report

... economic impact was released by Cooper, along with a study released by the imf that said, “If the pandemic is severe, the economic impact is likely to be ...ictions are subject to a high degree of uncertainty”. According to the imf study report, "A pandemic similar to the 1918 Spanish flu could result in h...

All Set To Face the Avian Flu?

...a plan of action against the avian flu. // The imf is a leading global financial watchdog. It said th...etected in domestic fowl in various countries. The imf said that the business continuity planning will pl...tems such as the UK are all well-prepared. The imf staff are in the process of discussions with centr...
IMF in Medical Technology

The International Myeloma Foundation Says New Clinical Trial Results Could Improve Survival While Reducing Side Effects For Many Patients

...-year myeloma survivor, is a vice president of the imf and co-chair of ECOG's Patient Representatives Com...f life of myeloma patients and their families, the imf focuses on four key areas: research, education, support and advocacy. To date, the imf has conducted more than 100 educational seminars w...

The International Myeloma Foundation Reports Positive Shift In Treatment Paradigm For Patients

...n G.M. Durie, M.D., chairman and co-founder of the imf and co-chair of the SWOG myeloma committee. "Based...f life of myeloma patients and their families, the imf focuses on four key areas: research, education, support and advocacy. To date, the imf has conducted more than 100 educational seminars w...

Study Shows Velcade Plus Doxil Improves Survival in Previously Treated Patients With Multiple Myeloma

...f life of myeloma patients and their families, the imf focuses on four key areas: research, education, support and advocacy. To date, the imf has conducted more than 100 educational seminars w... unique gene bank to advance myeloma research. The imf can be reached at 818-487-7455. The global Website...

The International Myeloma Foundation Says Data Reported at a Global Medical Meeting in Greece Demonstrates Improved Survival for a Wide Range of Myeloma Patients

...f life of myeloma patients and their families, the imf focuses in four key areas: research, education, support and advocacy. To date, the imf has conducted more than 120 educational seminars w... unique gene bank to advance myeloma research. The imf can be reached at (800) 452-CURE or
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