Red Sox Pitcher Jon Lester Wins 2008 Hutch Award(R)
SEATTLE, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Left-handed pitcher Jon Lester, who
came back from an off-season battle with cancer to pitch the winning game
for the Boston Red Sox in the 2007 World Series, will receive the 2008
Hutch Award. The award is given annually to a Major League Baseball player
'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Boston Red Sox Star Pitcher Jon Lester
WASHINGTON, April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the 2009 Major League Baseball season opens this month, Sharing Miracles, a 30-minute public affairs television program that tells the compelling and inspirational stories of real patients, will feature Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester. Shari...
Kirby Lester's New KL60: The Pharmacy Industry's First and Only Compact, Fully-Automated Dispensing System
...ter's Vice President, Business Development. "Kirby lester
has figured out what the automation industry has b...ence in Boston (August 8-11).
About Kirby lester
was established in 1971 and maintains the largest ...
Savannah City Leaders Launch Medicare Diabetes Screening Project
SAVANNAH, Ga. July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Senator lester
Jackson III (D - 2nd District), Diane Weems, MD, Chief Medical Officer of the Coastal Health District, Charles Powell, Executive Director, Community C...
Anixter Center Announces Leadership Changes
...rd member Krema to serve as interim CEO pending national search
CHICAGO, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Janet Anixter, chairperson of the board of the lester
and Rosalie Anixter Center, and Allan I. Bergman, Anixter Center president and CEO, announced today that Bergman will step down from his position, eff...
Carol Horowitz of East Lansing Installed as President of Michigan State Medical Society Alliance
...y (MSU) campus. She also serves on the executive committee of the Michigan Members of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival. Carol is treasurer of the lester
J. Morris Jewish Student Center at MSU and served on the board of her synagogue for 10 years as financial secretary.
In her "spare time," Carol...
A real-time diagnosis for a treatable cancer
...ominant today in tests for colorectal cancer," says Vernick. This research, which is funded in part by American-Israeli businessman and philanthropist lester
Crown, is to be commercialized as a complete method of cancer detection, combining blood screening and biopsy.
The ultimate goal would be for pati...
Aon to Webcast Annual Shareholders' Meeting
... CHICAGO, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon Corporation (NYSE: AOC ) Chairman, lester
B. Knight will host the Company's Annual Shareholders' Meeting on Friday, May 15, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time. A webcast of the presentation and ...
Study finds students with Experience Corps tutors make 60 percent more progress in critical reading skills
"Experience Corps works because Experience Corps members are carefully screened and trained to support local literacy instruction," said lester
Strong, the program's CEO. "Plus most Experience Corps members come from the neighborhoods where they serve. They know these kids, they believe in the...
Varian Medical Systems Schedules Mid-Year Review With Investors in Boston
...esident and CFO; Dow Wilson, Executive Vice President and President of Oncology Systems; Robert Kluge, Vice President and President of X-Ray Products; lester
Boeh, Vice President of Emerging Businesses; and Spencer Sias, Vice President of Corporate Communications and Investor Relations.
To attend, ple...
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Lincoln Park Zoo scientists awarded National Institutes of Health grant
...fferent mothers. No other study site has a comparable amount of data on great ape mother-infant interactions," explained Dr. Lonsdorf, director of the lester
E. Fisher Center for the Study and Conservation of Apes at Lincoln Park Zoo. "We will use the behavioral data to determine maternal styles. Additional...
Breast cancer genome shows evolution, instability of cancer
... genomic translocations may turn out to be prognostic markers and also potential therapeutic targets," said Dr. Adrian Lee, associate professor in the lester
and Sue Smith Breast Center at BCM and a collaborator on the project. Both researchers are investigators in the National Cancer Institute-designated D...
Egg whites solve the 3-D problem
...s grow. However, a big sticking point is the cost of commercial media for growing such cultures.
Dr. Steffi Oesterreich, associate professor in the lester
and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine, and Dr. Benny A. Kaipparettu, a postdoctoral associate in her laboratory, found a solution ...
Stem cells may solve mystery of early pregnancy breast cancer protection
Women who have children young, at least before the age of 30, reduce their risk of developing breast cancer, said Dr. Yi Li, a professor in the lester
and Sue Smith Breast Center at BCM. The most dramatic reduction in risk occurs in women who have their first children before the age of 24. However, t...
Growth factor predicts poor outcome in breast cancer
...or cancer treatments to attributes of the various tumors.
"These findings come at a critical time," said Dr. Adrian Lee, associate professor in the lester
and Sue Smith Breast Center at BCM. "Our goal is to identify biomarkers that will help predict which patients will respond to therapy against insulin-...
Strange molecule in the sky cleans acid rain, scientists discover
...xtent that acid rain will be a future concern."
says the molecule had been theorized by atmospheri...o affect atmospheric chemistry, Francisco says.
says the new molecule exhibits its own unusual pro...cule also exhibits unusual quantum properties."
says the unusual properties prevented scientists f...
'Smart' greenhouse research partnership unveiled
...he public and push ourselves to maximize our energy conservation and minimize our footprint on
Said Kent State University President Dr. lester
A. Lefton: I see this initiative as a testament to two institutions that are committed to public service and understand the power of partnerships. Be...
New type of drug shrinks primary breast cancer tumors significantly in just 6 weeks
...r only six weeks of use, a scientist told the 6th European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC-6) today (Thursday 17 April). Dr. Angel Rodriguez, from the lester
and Sue Smith Breast Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA, said that the work demonstrated for the first time that the tyrosine kinase inh...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- March 19, 2008
...rch 28 issue of ACS monthly Journal of Natural Products.
In the article, lester
A. Mitscher presents a rather personalized account of the turbulent tug-of-...LOAD FULL TEXT ARTICLE
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Carnegie Mellon receives $1.85 million
...ollege of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon.
Previous work done by Carnegie Mellons Ed Rubin and his colleagues on modeling carbon capture, by Jay Apt, lester
Lave and Paul Fischbeck on the electricity industry, and by investigators associated with our NSF-supported Center for Climate Decision Making, have l...
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Jesup & Lamont Announces Presenting LifeTech Companies and Former FDA Commissioner at Annual Growth Stock & National Sales Conference
...Sales Conference to be held at the Waldorf Astoria Boca Beach Club on July 30th, 2009 in Boca Raton, Florida. In addition, former FDA Commissioner Dr. lester
M. Crawford D.V.M., Ph.D., will be the keynote speaker for the event.
"As large pharmaceutical companies continue to struggle with patent expirat...
Arthrosurface Raises $4 Million of Preferred Equity Financing
... provided that recovery is
relatively easy and their future medical options remain open. We believe
that this is the new Millennium Patient(TM)," said lester
Fehr, VP Sales &
Marketing. "Today's patient is a more demanding and educated consumer. For
Arthrosurface, we believe that this is our patient."
RoundTable Healthcare Partners Closes Sale of MedAssist Holding, Inc. to Firstsource Solutions Limited
...nd Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised
MedAssist on this transaction. "MedAssist is another example of the strength of RoundTable's
partnership model," said lester
B. Knight, Managing Partner of RoundTable.
"Working in concert with MedAssist's owner/founder and management team,
RoundTable focused on adding value ...
The greatest life-science developments of 2004
...h this will be mandated is still not clear. Currently, we dont even have a new FDA commissioner and the agency is being managed by acting commissioner lester
2. The acquisition of Guidant by Johnson & Johnson for $24 billion. This news was just announced within the last week and marks Johnso...
Determination of Acepromazine and its Major Metabolite in Equine Serum by LC-MS/MS using the Finnigan LCQ Deca XP Plus Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer
... was determined to be 0.5 ng/mL, while the LOQ for its metabolite was 0.5 ng/mL.
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A., and Charles S.Papp. 1972. The Common Insects of North America : Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, Toronto. pp. 629
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