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Beth Israel Medical Center Receives Major American Cancer Society Grant Toward Improving Pain Management in Chinese Cancer Patients

$1.76 Million Grant from the American Cancer Society to Hospital's Nationally Recognized Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care and Asian Services Center NEW YORK, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Beth Israel Medical Center's nationally recognized Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative ...

Accumetrics, Inc. Announces Distribution Channels in Israel and Cyprus

SAN DIEGO, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Accumetrics, Inc. announces today it has signed new distribution agreements for its VerifyNow(R) System in both Israel and Cyprus. Medtechnica, Ltd. will oversee distribution of all VerifyNow products in Israel, while Z.S. Curemed, Ltd. will be the sole distribut...

Mrs. Lily Safra, President of the Edmond J. Safra Foundation, to Announce Major New Medical Research Initiative During Israel Visit

GENEVA, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Mrs. Lily Safra, President of the Edmond J. Safra Foundation, established by her husband Mr. Edmond J. Safra, will visit Israel this week, highlighting the Foundation's ongoing commitment to supporting charitable organizations across the world. During the ...

The Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel Medical Center is Named 2009 Center of Excellence Award Winner by the American Pain Society

NEW YORK, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel in New York is a 2009 winner of the American Pain Society's Center of Excellence Award. This award recognizes a small number of pain centers for excellence and innovation in interdisciplinary c...

Beth Israel Deaconess Urged to Investigate Member of Board of Overseers Who Raised Millions for Madoff

Dozens of Massachusetts charities have been hurt by scandal, including major BIDMC donors BOSTON, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has been urged to investigate a member of its Board of Overseers who raised millions of dollars for Bernard Madoff in what ...

Healthcare Data Services (HDS) Announces Contract with Beth Israel Deaconess Physician Organization (BIDPO) and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)

BOSTON, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare Data Services (HDS) is pleased to announce a two-year renewal contract with Beth Israel Deaconess Physician Organization (BIDPO) and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) to provide data management services and the implementation and use of the...

Z Trim to be Distributed in Israel by Freya ICB

Latest Distribution Deal Reflects Steady Progress in Expanding Reach Across the Globe and Across Market Segments within the Food Industry MUNDELEIN, Ill., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Z Trim Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZTMH), manufacturer of multi-functional food ingredients, has ...

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Maintains Healthy IT Servers With Third Brigade

OTTAWA and RESTON, Va., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Brigade ( http://www.thirdbrigade.com ), experts in server and application protection for dynamic datacenters, today announced that Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) has deployed Third Brigade Deep Security for increased protecti...

Pulmonary Fibrosis Patients Meet With Top Lung Doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) patients learn from specialists, seek answers about incurable disease BOSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following announcement was released by The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis: WHAT: "Living with IPF" Free Educational Seminar for Pa...

CDC Urges Travelers to Israel to Protect Themselves from Measles

Concern Raised over Americans Traveling to Israel for Passover ATLANTA, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Americans travel to Israel for the Jewish holiday of Passover, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises all travelers to ensure they are protected from measles befo...

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Israel in Medical Technology

Oramed Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 8th National Life Science & Technology Week ILSI -BIOMED Conference, Israel 2009

JERUSALEM, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB) ( http://www.oramed.com ), a developer of oral delivery systems, announced that Oramed was chosen to present at the 8th National Life Science & Technology Week ILSI-BIOMED Conference, Israel 2009. Th...

MGuard(TM) Coronary Stent System Approved in Israel

TEL AVIV, Israel, December 8 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD, Ltd. announced that the MGuard(TM) coronary stent system has been approved for use in Israel by the Israeli Ministry of Health. The MGuard(TM) stent system presents a novel combination of a coronary stent merged with an embolic protec...

Alfacell Announces ONCONASE(R) Distribution and Marketing Agreement with Megapharm for Israel

SOMERSET, N.J., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alfacell Corporation (Nasdaq: ACEL ) today announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Megapharm Ltd., a leading pharmaceutical company in Israel, for the commercialization of ONCONASE(R) (ranpirnase) in Israel. ONCONASE, ...

SIRO Clinpharm Completes Successful Implementation of Oracle Life Sciences Application Suite

...one of the first CROs founded in India, which caters to the needs of pharmaceutical companies across the world. The company has offices in India, USA, israel and in Germany, Romania, Estonia and Greece. SIRO has recently opened offices in Czech Republic & Spain. ...

Medigus and Tower Semiconductor Announce World's Smallest Medical Video Camera Based on Advanced CMOS Image Sensor

...Factors" in Tower's most recent filings on Forms 20-F, F-3, F-4 and 6-K, as were filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and the israel Securities Authority and Jazz's most recent filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q, as were filed with the SEC. Tower and Jazz do not intend to update, and ex...

Awardees for the 2009 Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research Announced

...g antibiotic treatment. The other grant will be awarded to Xinhua Chen, PhD, who is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Beth israel Deaconess Medical Center. His proposal is titled "Protective Role of Baker's Yeast in Colonic Inflammation and Cancer." This study could make an impo...

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

...as joined an elite group of cancer centers in Europe, the United States and israel that are now enrolling patients to participate in the ExCell research study... Cell's current shareholders include: Elbit Imaging, Biomedical Investment, israel Healthcare Venture, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Amgen, Denali Ventures and Auriga...

WORLD'S First Robotic Assisted Kidney Transplant Performed at Saint Barnabas Medical Center

...nsplant. He operates at both Saint Barnabas Medical Center and Newark Beth israel Medical Center. Dr. Geffner received his medical degree from the Un...ograms at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, N.J. and Newark Beth israel Medical Center, is one of the top ten largest kidney transplant programs in...

New One-Year Data from REMICADE(R) SONIC Trial Show Sustained Efficacy Compared with Azathioprine in Treatment of Crohn's Disease

...derately to severely active Crohn's disease who were naive to immunomodulator and biologic therapy. A total of 508 patients from the U.S., Europe and israel were enrolled in the study and were randomized into three groups; 170 patients received azathioprine less than or equal to 2.5 mg/kg/day and placebo i...

Ironwood and Forest Present Additional Positive Phase 2b Study Results for Linaclotide in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome With Constipation

...IBS-C Symptoms in the First Week of Treatment: Results from a Phase 2b Study) by investigator Anthony Lembo, M.D., Director, GI Motility Center, Beth israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, indicated that within the first week of treatment, linaclotide significantly improved abdominal symptoms, bowel habi...
Israel in Medical Dictionary

Struma

...nia in World War II ... Struma Glacier on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is ... Struma - definition - Zionism and israel -Encyclopedia / Dictionary/Lexicon of Zionism/Israel/Middle East/Judaism ... The Struma set out from Constanza on ... The story of the Struma ...
Israel in Biological News

Environmental peace treaty between Israel and Palestinians unveiled at Ben-Gurion University

SEDE BOQER, ISRAEL - May 29, 2008 A model for an agreement on environmental cooperation between Israel and the Palestinians was unveiled this week at the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research (BIDR) of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. The agreement was created by Prof. Alon Tal, a...

Stevens researchers provide oversight for three-year mariculture program in Egypt and Israel

HOBOKEN, N.J. -- Researchers in the Center for Maritime Systems (CMS) at Stevens Institute of Technology have been awarded a grant from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) that is focused on enhancing mutual cooperation between scientists from Egypt and Israel through sc...

1 in 6 health workers won't report in flu pandemic -- study by Ben-Gurion U. researchers

... BEER-SHEVA, israel -- July 28, 2009 A study conducted by researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health indi...

In vitro antibody production enables HIV infection detection in window period -- key to safer blood

... This release is available in Chinese . Researchers in israel and Kenya have shown that the contribution of variable degrees of immune suppression, either due to existing chronic infections such as parasitemias a...

LincRNAs serve as genetic air-traffic controllers

... BOSTON Earlier this year, a scientific team from Beth israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and the Broad Institute identified a class of RNA genes known as large intervening non-coding RNAs or "lincRNAs," a d...

Harvard scientists solve mystery about why HIV patients are more susceptible to TB infection

... global health problem, especially in developing countries," said Naimish Patel, M.D., lead researcher on the study and Instructor of Medicine at Beth israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. "We hope that these findings will lead to further studies and possible new therapies for treating...

Research uncovers clues to virus-cancer link

...that the cells also transcribe microRNAs (miRNA) from the virus. This represents a collaborative effort between UNC researchers and clinicians at Beth israel Hospital, the University of Miami and the Federal University in Bahia, Brazil. MicroRNAs are small molecules that regulate gene expression. Scienti...

American Chemical Society weekly presspac -- June 10, 2009

... ARTICLE #2 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toward an "electronic nose" to sniff out kidney disease in exhaled breath ACS Nano Scientists in israel have identified the key substances in exhaled breath associated with healthy and diseased kidneys raising expectations, they say, for development of ...

Are you okay to kiss?

...senberg is editor-in-chief. An earlier invention of Prof. Rosenberg led to the development of two-phase mouthwashes that have become a hit in the UK, israel and elsewhere. From the Lab to Your Pocket The patent-pending invention is the result of ongoing research in Prof. Rosenberg's laboratory. ...

Glutamine supplements show promise in treating stomach ulcers

... a primary cause of stomach cancer. But today the bacteria is growing increasingly resistant to antibiotics. Now a study led by scientists at Beth israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology demonstrates that the amino acid glutamine, found in many foods as well...
Israel in Biological Technology

Embla Systems in Collaboration with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to Develop Cardio-Pulmonary Coupling Technology

DENVER, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Embla Systems, a leader in the field of sleep diagnostic software and equipment announced today the signing of an exclusive agreement with the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) for the distribution of the Cardio Pulmonary Coupling (CPC) technology dev...

Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Adds Oxycyte TBI Clinical Trial Sites in Israel

COSTA MESA, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXBO) today announced that the company has added clinical trial sites in Israel for the planned Phase II dose escalation study of Oxycyte(R) in traumatic brain injury (TBI). Oxycyte is the comp...

PharmAthene Signs Agreement with Medison Pharma Ltd. to Commercialize and Distribute Biodefense Medical Countermeasures in Israel

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: PIP), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Medison Pharma Ltd., to commercialize its biodefense p...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Receives its First Order for its CT Laser Mammography System for Israel

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Imaging Diagnostic Systems, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: IMDS) a pioneer in laser optical breast cancer imaging systems, announced today that its distributor The Oyamo group has place an order for the first CT Laser Mammography System (CTLM...

Pharmos Corporation Announces That it Will Cease Operations in Israel

ISELIN, N.J., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmos Corporation (Nasdaq: PARS ) today announced that effective October 31, 2008 it will cease operations in Rehovot, Israel, and manage those activities currently based in Rehovot out of the Company's US headquarters in Iselin, New Jersey. ...

Ovalum Ltd. Received Clearance to Market the CiTop™ Product-Line in Israel

Following FDA clearance and CE approval, revolutionary CiTop™ product-line is now available in Israel. Ovalum Ltd., a privately held Israeli medical device company, has announced today the clearance to market of its unique CiTop™ product-line in Israel. Reho...

Protalix BioTherapeutics Signs Lease Agreement for Expansion of its Manufacturing and Research Facility in Carmiel, Israel

CARMIEL, Israel, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (Amex: PLX ), announced today that it has signed a lease agreement for the expansion of its manufacturing and research facility. The expanded space, located in the Company's facility in Carmiel, Israel, will pro...

Oramed Pharmaceuticals was Awarded a NIS 3.1 Million Grant From the Israeli Office of the Chief Scientist

...ebruary 2009 to January 2010. The grant is subject to return according to the terms determined by the OCS. The OCS awards grants to industry in israel in order to foster technological innovations. The funds will be designated and used by Oramed Ltd. to support further R&D and clinical study of it...

Nile Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Dosing of First Patient in Phase 2 Study of CD-NP for the Treatment of Acute Heart Failure

... on biomarkers of heart failure and renal function. The study is expected to enroll approximately 30 to 40 patients in the United States, Germany and israel and will examine up to 3 doses of CD-NP. "Currently there is a significant unmet need in acute heart failure for treatments that can both relie...

Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:SIAL) Reports Q2 2009 Diluted EPS of $0.68; YTD Diluted EPS up 1.5% to $1.36. Full Year 2009 Guidance Reaffirmed, With 2009 Diluted EPS Expected to Exceed 2008's $2.65.

...1 million for the same period of 2008 as the Company expects to spend approximately $110 million for capital in 2009 to expand its biotech capacity in israel and its manufacturing capacity for viral products and active pharmaceutical ingredients in the U.S. Overall free cash flow of $159 million in the firs...
Israel in Biological Definition

Culture

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Human

...development of theology . Islam , established six centuries after Christianity, rejects the Christian belief in divine incarnation and the view of israel as a chosen people , but retains the view of humanity as vice-regents of God and the only incarnate beings capable of free will (or of sin ) or act...

Insulin

...sed aqueous pancreatic extracts and noted a slight diminution of glycosuria , but was unable to convince his director and the research was shut down. israel Kleiner demonstrated similar effects at Rockefeller University in 1919, but his work was interrupted by World War I and he was unable to return t...

Parasitology

...hinese Society of Parasitology Czech Society for Parasitology Indian Society of Parasitology International Congress of Parasitologists israel Society for Parasitology, Protozoology and Tropical Diseases Japanese Society of Parasitology Korean Society for Parasitology Nederlandse ...
Israel in Biological Dictionary

Stele

...ribed, carved in relief, or... The Merneptah Stele — also known as the israel Stele or Victory Stele of Merneptah — is an inscription by the Ancient ...Wikipedia has an article on: Stele . Wikipedia [edit] Etymology ... The israel Museum unveiled a unique 2,200-year-old stele that provides insight into ...

Pinna

...l definitions ... Pinna : The ear or, to be more precise, the part of the ear that projects like a ... Low rates on Mizpe-hayamim in Rosh Pinna , israel at Expedia. Check hotel rates, customer reviews, and features for the Mizpe-hayamim. Get Sandrine Pinna DVDs delivered directly to your door. Fin...

Parasitology

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Gel

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