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Renal Dietitian, Linda McCann, Receives 2009 Champion of Hope Award

Satellite Healthcare Senior Director of Quality Honored By National Kidney Foundation MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Satellite Healthcare, one of the nation's first and leading providers of kidney dialysis services and a major sponsor of nephrology research, today announced i...

Walnuts and Fish Protect Against Heart Disease in Different Ways, According to Newly Published Loma Linda University Research

LOMA LINDA, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Loma Linda University research just published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition compares the effects of walnuts and fatty fish in the fight against heart disease, demonstrating that in healthy individuals, walnuts lower cholesterol more ...

Stater Bros. Charities, KFRG Radio Stations and Loma Linda University Children's Hospital Will Present More Than 1,100 Brand-New Bikes to 4th Grade Students!

Students were chosen by their teachers from four counties, San Bernardino, Riverside, Inyo and Mono for being outstanding students SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, November 9, 2008 at 1 p.m. Stater Bros. Charities, the newly established philanthropic arm of Stater Br...

CoLucid Pharmaceuticals Names Linda Hogan VP of Business Development

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- CoLucid Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an innovative biotechnology company focusing on therapies for central nervous system disorders, announced today that it has appointed Linda Hogan as Vice President of Business Development. In this position, Hogan will apply m...

Stater Bros. Charities Kola Cares for Kids Radiothon Raises $161,300 for Loma Linda University Children's Hospital

All proceeds from the Radiothon will benefit the Children's Hospital Transport Team SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27, 2008, Stater Bros. Charities, the newly established philanthropic arm of Stater Bros...

SmithAmundsen Elects New Partner, Linda F. Newman

CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SmithAmundsen LLC is pleased to announce that Linda F. Newman, RN, an attorney in the Chicago office, has been elected partner, effective May 17, 2008. Ms. Newman is a member of the firm's Health Care practice group focusing her work on health car...

Rutgers College of Nursing's Linda Flynn to receive N.J. Governor's Nursing Merit Award

(NEWARK, N.J., May 19, 2008) The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (NJDHSS) will present its 2008 Governors Nursing Merit Award for excellence in the nurse researcher: expert category to Linda Flynn, a Rutgers College of Nursing faculty member, during a dinner at the Hyatt Regen...

Nickelodeon Gives Kids a Platform to Voice Their Opinions on Nick News with Linda Ellerbee: Election Issues '08 Premiering Sunday, April 13, at 9:00 p.m.

Year-Long Kids Pick the President Campaign Also to Air Bonus Special, Tales from the Trail, to Premiere in August NEW YORK, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Nickelodeon's Kids Pick the President campaign, a year-long initiative to build young citizens' awareness of the election proc...

NJSNA honors Rutgers College of Nursing's Linda Flynn for excellence in research

(NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 28, 2008) New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA) awarded its 2008 C.A.R.E. (Clinical Practice Administration Research Education) Award for Excellence in Research to Rutgers College of Nursing faculty member Linda Flynn. Flynn, assistant professor at the College of Nurs...

Loma Linda University Medical Center Celebrates Groundbreaking on Inland Empire's Most Comprehensive Rehabilitation Center

New Rehabilitation Pavilion Offers Unique Skills Training Where Patients Replicate Real-World Challenges in Environment of Enhanced Learning and Personal Support LOMA LINDA, Calif., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC), the Inland Em...
Linda in Medical Technology

University of Michigan Study Shows SEQUENOM's MassARRAY Technology Identifies HPV Infections Missed by Standard Hybridization Test

... Additional investigators: Yang-Jen Shih, Duane W. Newton, Claire W. Michael, Paul A. Oeth, Michael D. Kane, Anthony W. Opipari, Mack T. Ruffin, IV, linda M. Kalikin, and David M. Kurnit. This work was supported in part by grants from the Mary Kay Ash Charitable Foundation (DMK), SensiGen, LLC (...

CuraGen Announces Expansion of CR011-vcMMAE Phase II Trial in Advanced Breast Cancer

...he Phase II trial will now advance to the second stage and enroll a total of approximately 25 patients. The principal investigator of the study is Dr. linda Vahdat, Medical Director of the Breast Cancer Research Program and Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, /Weill Cornell. CuraGen anticipates pres...

New Heart Ultrasound Research Reveals Life-Saving Treatment Alternatives and Advancements for Heart Patients

...not good candidates for open-heart surgery because they may have other medical conditions that would classify them as high risk for surgery," said Dr. linda D. Gillam of the Columbia University Medical Center in New York, a lead author on the study. "These findings are especially critical for elderly pat...

CuraGen Updates CR011-vcMMAE Data at ASCO

... multi-center study. The study is designed to assess efficacy with an endpoint of progression-free rate at 12 weeks. The principal investigator is Dr. linda Vahdat, Medical Director of the Breast Cancer Research Program and Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Corne...

VA Studies Advanced Prosthetic Arm

...ements while reaching over their head, a previously impossible maneuver for people with a prosthetic arm. The study is under the direction of Dr. linda Resnik at the Providence, R.I., VA Medical Center. Veterans fitted with the arm will provide feedback to guide engineers in refining the prototype, b...

Ground-Breaking Combination of All-Oral Agents Demonstrates Potential as Hepatitis C Treatment Regimen

...h Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) in Copenhagen, Denmark, April 22 - 26, 2009. Contacts: linda Dyson Roche 973-562-2231 (office) 973-986-5973 (mobile) Linda.Dyson@roche.com Jim Goff Sr. Director, Corp. Comm. & IR ...

Roche and Pharmasset Initiate Phase IIb Clinical Trial of R7128, Most Advanced Nucleoside Polymerase Inhibitor in Development for Chronic Hepatitis C

...chard E. T. Smith, Ph.D. VP, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications richard.smith@pharmasset.com Office: +1 (609) 613-4181 linda Dyson Director, Public Affairs, Roche Linda.Dyson@roche.com Office : 973-562-2231 Mobile : 973-986-5973 ...

Alba Therapeutics Corporation Announces the Next Clinical Trial of Its Lead Compound, Larazotide Acetate and Promotions

...se is an inspiration to all Alba employees." Alba also announced that Dr. linda Arterburn has been promoted to Vice President of Development. "Our team co...0 original peer-reviewed articles, reviews, book chapters and patents. linda Arterburn, PhD, formerly Vice President, Preclinical Development and Progra...

Schering-Plough's Investigational Oral Thrombin Receptor Antagonist Meets Primary Endpoint in a Newly Published Study

...n New Orleans by David J. Moliterno, M.D., Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, and Medical Director of the linda and Jack Gill Heart Institute, on behalf of the TRA-PCI investigators. Study Design The Phase II TRA-PCI trial was a multinational, randomize...

AMA Foundation Announces Seed Grant Research Recipients

... and professional development of scientists at the start of their careers." The 2009 Seed Grant Research Program recipients are: linda Adepoju, M.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor , Mich. Mohammed Aslam, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Anto...
Linda in Medical Dictionary

Viral pneumonia

...lammation (irritation and swelling) of the lungs caused ... risk for more serious viral pneumonia typically have weakened immune ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Viral pneumonia is caused by one of several viruses, including influenza, ... Howeve...

Vaginal itching

...e Online Evaluations For Those Seeking Answers To ... Persistent itching of the vaginal and vulval areas may be due to chemicals such ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Stress -- may increase vaginal itching and make you more susceptible to infections. .....

Urinary hesitancy

...ing and hesitancy (a delay between trying to urinate and the ... eponymous medical signs for urinary system, reproductive system, and ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and ... Urinary hesitancy usually comes on ... Treatment of urinary hesitancy varies depending on the ...

Urine pH

...g stage. ... Urine pH 6.8-8.0 ... Do not have the patients immediately track their urine pH . Have them wait for at least one week ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Your provider may want to test your urine pH to see if you are at risk for kidney ston...

Thyroid gland removal

...al Thyroidectomy, Thyroidectomy, Total Thyroidectomy) information center covers description, indications, risks, convalescence, recovery, ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Thyroid gland removal is surgery to remove all or part of the thyroid gland . ......

Testicle pain

...however, requires immediate medical care. ... But any testicle lump should be evaluated by your doctor, whether or not there is pain . ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... But any testicle lump should be evaluated by your doctor, whether or not there is pain . ...

Tenesmus

...iated with inflammatory diseases of the bowel, which ... Tenesmus is characterized by a sensation of needing to pass stool, accompanied ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Tenesmus usually occurs with inflammatory diseases of the bowels. ... Expert articles,...

Splinter hemorrhages

...s appear as narrow, red to reddish-brown lines of blood beneath the nails. ... There is no specific care for splinter hemorrhages . ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Splinter hemorrhages are associated with infection of the heart valves ... ... N...

Skin turgor

...r is a sign commonly used by health care workers to assess the degree ... Poor skin turgor occurs with vomiting, diarrhea, or fever. ... Loma linda University Medical Center Health Guides and Resources ... Skin turgor is a sign commonly used by health care workers to assess the degree ... ...

School Health

...he health of their community. Online Shopping at SpotCost.com - New and used books like Comprehensive School Health Education 5th edition by linda Meeks, Philip Heit and Randy M Page from Mcgraw... Coordinated School Health Program, Washington County Board of Education, Jonesborough, TN ....
Linda in Biological News

Nobel laureate Dr. Linda Buck elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences 2008 Class of Fellows

SEATTLE Nobel laureate Linda Buck, Ph.D., member of the Basic Sciences Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, has been elected to membership in the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, or AAAS, one of the nations oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and independent policy-r...

NYC science symposium marks Gruber Prize program 10th anniversary

...vative methods for mapping the human genome and the genes that cause disease, will speak on "The Fruits of the Genome Sequences for Society." Dr. linda Buck, associate director of Basic Sciences at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, whose research has provided key insights into the mechanisms...

Protein linked to mental retardation controls synapse maturation, plasticity, CSHL team finds

... been made in recent years in the identification of chromosomal abnormalities and genetic changes involved in mental retardation (MR)," says Professor linda Van Aelst, Ph.D., who led the CSHL research team. "We know of at least 280 genes that are implicated, in fact. But what we have not done, to date, i...

Children's National experts present at Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting

...n D insufficiency, lower bone mineral density, and the health disparities between low and high income neighborhoods in metropolitan Washington, DC. linda Fu, MD , Mark Weissman, MD, and Denice Cora-Bramble, MD , present the Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health's award-winning approach to impr...

Countries unite to reduce animal use in product toxicity testing worldwide

...s/ICATM-MOC.pdf . "Signing this international agreement demonstrates our commitment to finding and advancing alternatives to animal testing," said linda Birnbaum, Ph.D., director of the NTP and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health. "This agreeme...

Differences among exercisers and nonexercisers during pregnancy

...ts suggest, among other things, that exercising during pregnancy does not require "stealing" time from other activities. The study was conducted by linda E. May, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), Kansas City, MO; Alan Glaros, KCUMB, and Kathleen M. Gustafson, University of Kans...

Laughter remains good medicine

...tress hormones can be detremential to the immune system. Lee Berk, DrPH, MPH, a preventive care specialist and psychoneuroimmunologist, of Loma linda University, Loma Linda, CA, has paired with Stanley Tan, MD, PhD an endocrinologist and diabetes specialist at Oak Crest Health Research Institute, Lo...

Effects of maternal exercise on fetal breathing movements

...One important study is now complete. Entitled The Effects of Maternal Exercise on Fetal Breathing Movements, it was conducted by Stephanie Million and linda E. May, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), Kansas City, MO; and Kathleen M. Gustafson, University of Kansas Medical Center (K...

Differences among exercisers and nonexercisers during pregnancy

...ts suggest, among other things, that exercising during pregnancy does not require "stealing" time from other activities. The study was conducted by linda E. May, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), Kansas City, MO; Alan Glaros, KCUMB, and Kathleen M. Gustafson, University of Kans...

Laughter remains good medicine

...tress hormones can be detremential to the immune system. Lee Berk, DrPH, MPH, a preventive care specialist and psychoneuroimmunologist, of Loma linda University, Loma Linda, CA, has paired with Stanley Tan, MD, PhD an endocrinologist and diabetes specialist at Oak Crest Health Research Institute, Lo...
Linda in Biological Technology

Loma Linda University Partners With Larta Institute for Technology Marketing Program

LOS ANGELES, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Loma Linda University a three-year Partnership for Innovation (PFI) grant of $593,978 to lead a consortium in developing an innovative model for marketing research discoveries from Southern California unive...

Dr. Linda McAllister Joins Arbor Vita Corporation as Vice President of Diagnostics

- Biotech Executive Joins Company from Roche Diagnostics - SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Arbor Vita Corporation (AVC), a privately held biotechnology company, today announced that Linda McAllister, M.D., Ph.D., has joined the company's management team as Vice President of ...

Physicians Practice, Loma Linda Partner to Improve Patient Care in Southern California

BALTIMORE, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians and patients of community-based medical practices in Southern California will benefit from a new partnership between Physicians Practice and Loma Linda University Medical Center, providing resources to help local physicians manage their practices mo...

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

...e for treatments that can both relieve symptoms and also preserve or enhance renal function in these patients," said Dr. James Young, MD, George & linda Kaufman Chair and Professor, Cleveland Clinic, and the principal investigator on the study. "The potential of CD-NP to meet both of these objectives ...

Encorium Group Completes Sale of its U.S. Business to Pierrel Research USA; Announces Management Changes

... of our stockholders, employees and customers." In conjunction with the sale of the U.S. assets, the Company also announced the departure of linda L. Nardone, Ph.D., Encorium's Chief Operating Officer. About Encorium Group, Inc. Encorium Group, Inc. is a global clinical rese...

Life Science Leaders Discuss Strategies for Surviving the Financial Crisis at Yankee Public Relations Symposium

...ice President; Avjit Roy , Ph.D., Five Prime Advisors , Director; Mike Page , United BioSource Corp ., Sr. Director, Regulatory Affairs; linda Pissott Reig , J.D., Porzio, Bromberg & Newman , Principal; Nigel Smart , Ph.D., Smart Consulting , Managing Partner; and Vincent A. V...

SEP Signs REGURIN(R) Deal

... Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) for use in women with mixed urinary incontinence of OAB after generic oxybutynin," said Professor linda Cardozo, Kings College Hospital, London. "It's side effect profile is particularly beneficial to patients." Commenting on the deal, Geoff McM...

Berlin Heart Inc. Receives FDA Orphan Product Development Grant

... supported a patient so far is more than five and a half years and ongoing. INCOR is not FDA approved, but widely used in Europe. Contact: linda Buerk Manager Marketing & PR Phone: +49(0)30-8187-2650 Mobile: +49(0)173-629-0803 buerk@berlinheart.de ...

ChemImage Works to Improve Existing Methods of Imaging Untreated Fingerprints on Paper Substrates

...aging technology can help to reveal critical chemical and biological information about processes, products, and forensic evidence. Contact: linda Batykefer Marketing Coordinator ChemImage 412-241-7335 ext 269 batykefer@chemimage.com This release was issued through WebWi...

500th Patient Receives Berlin Heart EXCOR Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device

...supported a patient so far is more than five and a half years and ongoing. INCOR is not FDA approved, but widely used in Europe. Contact: linda Buerk Manager Marketing & PR Phone: +49(0)30-8187-2650 Mobile: +49(0)173-629-0803 buerk@berlinheart.de ...
Linda in Biological Definition

Cytoskeleton

...c cells. Crescentin is also involved in maintaining cell shape, but the mechanism by which it does this is currently unclear. Further reading linda A. Amos and W. Gradshaw Amos, Molecules of the Cytoskeletion , Guilford, ISBN 0-89862-404-5 , LoC QP552.C96A46 1991 External links Cytoske...

Olfaction

...erences 4 External links How smell works As discovered by linda B. Buck and Richard Axel , mammals generally have about 1000 genes for ...own though some preliminary results are available. References Buck, linda and Richard Axel. (1991). A Novel Multigene Family May Encode Odorant Recep...
Linda in Biological Dictionary

Terminator

...he Terminator is a 1984 science fiction/action film directed and co-written by James Cameron. It features Arnold Schwarzenegger as The Terminator , linda Hamilton as Sarah Connor and Michael Biehn as Kyle Reese. The film was... "The Terminator " refers to a number of fictional characters p...

Olfaction

...words Glossary :: olfaction ... With olfaction , one distinguishes qualities, not identities. ... HOW OLFACTION WORKSReceptorsAs discovered by linda B. Buck and Richard Axel (who ... Olfaction . The importance of smell, and pheromones, to Humans and other Animals ... Olfaction (the sense of...

Linkage disequilibrium

...... Linkage disequilibrium is generally low within ... In other words, it occurs when linkage disequilibrium is at zero. ... The geneticist linda Partridge explains the concepts of linkage equilibrium and disequilibrium . ... Linkage disequilibrium between two linked loci was studi...

Chiasma

...ew and used books like Debussy and the Fragment Chiasma 18 2nd edition by linda Cummins from Editions Rodopi BV ISBN-10: Zoology information, history, a...ew and used books like Debussy and the Fragment Chiasma 18 2nd edition by linda Cummins from... JERUSALEM, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiasma , Inc. today...

Antibiotic resistance

...ead about increasing antibiotic resistance to disease-causing bacteria on RxList. ... Battle of the Bugs: Fighting Antibiotic Resistance . By linda Bren ... The development of resistance to drugs commonly used to treat malaria is of ... available drugs, thus raising the spectre of a post- ant...
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