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Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Marc W. Hungerford, a Leading Expert in Field of Avascular Necrosis, Now at Baltimore's Mercy Medical Center

Dr. Hungerford is one of the few surgeons in the Maryland specially trained to perform the latest minimally invasive single as well as double hip replacement procedures. (Vocus) June 29, 2009 -- Noted orthopedic surgeon Marc W. Hungerford, M.D. has joined Mercy Medic...

Universal Health Services, Inc. Announces Marc D. Miller Named President of Universal Health Services

Alan B. Miller to Retain Chairman and CEO Positions Michael Marquez Named President of the Acute Care Division KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of Universal Health Services (NYSE: UHS ), one of the nation's largest hospital companies, today...

Zimmer Holdings Names Marc Casper to Board of Directors

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH ; SWX: ZMH) announced today that Marc N. Casper, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Thermo Fisher Scientific, the wo...

Holland & Knight Welcomes MARC Associates - Experts in Health Care and Intergovernmental Policy - to the Firm's Public Policy & Regulation Practice

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland & Knight LLP today announced that, effective January 1, 2009, it will welcome MARC Associates to the firm's public policy and regulation practice. MARC Associates are experts in health care and local government policymaking and have a distinguished c...

Universal Health Realty Income Trust Announces Marc D. Miller Appointed to Board of Trustees and Dividend Increase

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Universal Health Realty Income Trust (NYSE: UHT ) announced today that they have expanded their Board of Trustees with the appointment of Marc D. Miller, Senior Vice President of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS). Mr. Miller brings to U...

VirtualHealth Technologies, Inc., Announces Its Associate, Private Access, Appoints Marc Kirshbaum as President & COO

Private Access Appoints Marc Kirshbaum as President & COO Former Experian Executive Will Lead Private Access' Mission to Accelerate Medical Research through its suite of web-based privacy management and clinical trials recruitment tools ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 19...

Children's Health and Fitness To Be Focus of ING Presents Marc Anthony Juntos en Concierto Series

Latin music superstar kicks off concert dates NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global financial services leader ING announced today that the celebrated Latin music artist Marc Anthony will headline the 2008 ING Presents Marc Anthony Juntos en Concierto concert series. An...

Vanessa Williams and Carmen Marc Valvo Make It Fashionable to Talk About Colon Cancer In New Public Service Announcement

The EIF's NCCRA/sanofi-aventis PSA Campaign Released for National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month LOS ANGELES, March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning singer and actress Vanessa Williams and renowned evening wear designer Carmen Marc Valvo, who is a colon cancer survivor,...

Dr. Oliver Sacks, NYT Bestselling Author, to Inspire and Marc Black, Award-winning Musician, to Perform at National Aphasia Association Benefit on April 1, NYC

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Oliver Sacks, neurologist, Columbia University professor and New York Times bestselling author, known for his neurological case studies in Awakenings, will share inspiring stories about the healing power of music for aphasics and others with bra...

Biomedtex Inc. Announces A. Marc Rocca as President and CEO

BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Biomedtex Inc. (Pink Sheets: PDNL.PK) ("Biomed" or "the Company"), a life science development company, announced today that A. Marc Rocca, 42, will be President and CEO. About Biomedtex Inc. The Company's mission is to identify, evaluate a...

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Grammy Winner Marc Cohn to Perform for African AIDS Organization at Carolina HopeFest

CARY, N.C., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Grammy Winner Marc Cohn, best known for the hit single "Walking in Memphis," will lend his voice and talents to the challenge of AIDS in Africa by performing at the third annual Carolina HopeFest in Cary on September 30th. Cohn will be joined in the festiva...

TWO NEW KLRI PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS: Hormone Therapy May Reduce Atherosclerosis in Women Close to Menopause; Growth Hormone May Increase Risk of Diabetes, Improve Lipid Profile in Men

...y are not expected for several more years. Another KLRI study, appearing in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism and led by marc Blackman of the Washington DC VA Medical Center, tests the effects of growth hormone (GH) therapy, both combined with sex steroids and alone, in healt...

St. Francis Surgeon Uses Tissue Regeneration Technology to Rebuild Patients' Heart Structures

...go: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090708/DE43062LOGO-b ) marc Gerdisch, M.D., is using the CorMatrix Extracellular Matrix (ECM)(TM) to mo...eferring physicians wanting to learn more about heart valve surgery and Dr. marc Gerdisch's work with ECM can call toll-free at 1-866-237-0565. The St. Fran...

Autism Studies Presented at Mid-Atlantic Research Consortium Meeting

...e and Washington. The research centers have a history of cooperation with one another going back 25 to 30 years, said the symposium's moderator, marc Yudkoff, M.D., director of the IDDRC at Children's Hospital, and a faculty member of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. CHOP an...

Progress Against Malaria and Other Infectious Diseases Among Highlights at Annual Vaccine Conference

...ngitis belt, is prone to meningitis epidemics because of its six-month dry season when winds whip up dust, causing people to cough and sneeze. F. marc LaForce, MD, director of the Meningitis Vaccine Project, a partnership between WHO and PATH, will discuss the roll-out of the vaccine known as MenAfr...

Next Generation Proton Therapy System for Cancer Treatment Set for Release This Year

...g with the first installation at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri this fall. "The last six months have been very exciting," said marc Buntaine, CEO. "Still River has achieved all of the component milestones that bring us to system integration and delivery." Proton therapy, widely re...

Cloned Human Embryos Successfully Reprogrammed Using Human - But Not Animal - Eggs

...eart disease." The paper's other authors are Young Chung (first author), Vladislav Sandler, Sandy Becker, Irina Klimanskaya, Shi-Jiang Lu & marc Maserati of ACT; Colin Bishop, Stephen Walker & Anthony Atala at Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Nathan Treff, Jing Su & Richard ...

Miami Jewish Home and Hospital, Berma Research Group and Segal Institute for Clinical Research Enrolling Local Patients in Study of Investigational Therapy to Treat Alzheimer's Disease

...ourse of the underlying disease process. "New therapies are urgently needed to more effectively treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease," said Dr. marc Agronin, director of mental health services at the Miami Jewish Home and Hospital and associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Miami Mil...

Nuvo Research presents positive Phase III study results for Pennsaid at leading rheumatology conference

...show that this novel topical diclofenac solution is efficacious for the relief of symptoms in patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis," said Dr. marc C. Hochberg, Head, Division of Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. "Furthermore, it had similar effic...

ImmunoVaccine Technologies' DepoVax(TM) Shows Positive Results for Cancer and Infectious Diseases

...oped depot vaccine formulations that can induce a more effective immune response than other vaccination strategies used in the clinic today," said Dr. marc Mansour, vice president of R&D at IVT. "We look forward to testing our therapeutic cancer formulations in the clinic this coming year." For the humo...
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Clean margin

...er Bowen's Disease Melanoma Squamous cell carcinoma Surgical Oncology Pathology References ^ a b marc Sabatine ( 2007 ). Sabatine's Essentials of Internal Medicine . ...

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy

...ief may not occur for upwards of six months and unfortunately for others the treatment may not work at all.--Mbmitnick 22:50, 2 January 2007 (UTC)Dr. marc Mitnick ReferenceS Foot pain explained International Society for Musculoskeletal Shockwave Therapy The Journal of Bone and Join...
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Vein

...s ... Vein Pain. Road of Life. View our Channel 4 Better Health ... Despite that, vein disease is often overlooked or under-diagnosed," says marc ... UAB Vein Clinic. ... Treatments for Vein Health and Beauty ... Buy.com is the best online site for music: CDs ~ DVDs ~ new ~ old ~ sets. B...

Hepatic

...ogic condition does not correlate with laboratory ... HEPATIC TUMORS. marc Bulterys, marc T. Goodman, Malcolm A. Smith, ... hepatoblastoma (VIIa), hepatic carcinom...

Childbirth

...nline version of A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth . The Guide is available on this website courtesy of the authors: Murray Enkin marc ... Parenting community with articles, tools and advice about ... Childbirth Trends ... Experiencing Childbirth in Your Own Way. Educational P...

Cardiac care

...medical staff. ... Cardiac Care Associates is now offering a new Portable ... CARDIAC CARE CONSULTANTS. Vincent J. Nicchi, M.D., F.A.C.C.. marc A. Petein, M.D., F.A.C.C. ... At Cardiac Care Consultants, our patients are who we're here for. ... About Texas Cardiac Care . Web Resource...

Calcium phosphate

...t is the most important information I should know about calcium phosphate ? ... Calcium phosphate may also be used for purposes ... Author: marc Bohner, Title: Calcium phosphate cement, Date: 27 June 2008, Publisher: SciTopics ... " Calcium phosphate cement" (CPC) is the generic term t...

Bovine

...Earle ... Bovine White Paper. Y Chromosome Proposal. Conditions for use ... Bovine BAC fingerprint map at University of British Columbia. USDA marc ... Information about bovine in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... bovine ... Their psychology is bovine , their outl...

Amblyopia

...tinal artery or one of the arteries that branch off of it becomes blocked... Mark A. Steele, M.D., Emily J. Ceisler, M.D. Louis E. Furlan, M.D., marc J. Lustig M.D., Shirah R. Schwartz M.D., Specializing in pediatric ophthalmology and ... ...
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Sex involved in plant defense

...roduce by themselves. The findings are important steps to learning more about how plants have evolved defenses against insect herbivores, says Dr. marc Johnson, assistant professor of plant biology at NC State and the lead author of the research paper. "The variation in sexual reproduction has a la...

CWRU receives $5 million from Ohio Third Frontier Commission

... therapy by running a FDA approved Phase II clinical trial to evaluate the performance of the cells. Juventas Therapeutics, spin out company from marc Penn (CC), will develop its lead drug product, stromal cell derived factor 1 (SDF-1), through a Phase I clinical trial for critical limb ischemia. ...

The battle for CRTC2: How obesity increases the risk for diabetes

...on of the journal Nature , explain how obesity sets the stage for diabetes and why thin people can become insulin-resistant. The Salk team, led by marc Montminy, Ph.D., a professor in the Clayton Foundation Laboratories for Peptide Biology, discovered how a condition known as ER (endoplasmic reticulum...

The SIB recognizes the next generation of bioinformaticians

...Best Graduate Paper is SIB Member Julien Roux, 25, PhD student for the past two and a half years in the Evolutionary Bioinformatics Group led by Prof. marc Robinson-Rechavi at the University of Lausanne. The topic of his paper Developmental Constraints on Vertebrate Genome Evolution ( PLoS Genetics , Dece...

Lenfest forage fish task force launched

... Dr. Tim Essington, University of Washington Dr. Selina S. Heppell, Oregon State University Dr. Edward Houde, University of Maryland Dr. marc Mangel, University of California - Santa Cruz Dr. Daniel Pauly, University of British Columbia, Canada Dr. Ellen K. Pikitch (Chair), Stony Brook...

Identification of a key molecular pathway required for brain neural circuit formation

...o lead them to their appropriate targets. One such molecule is Sonic Hedgehog (Shh). Five years ago, as a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. marc Tessier-Lavigne at Stanford University, Frdric Charron discovered that Shh acted as an axonal attractant for brain and spinal cord neurons. "How exact...

American Chemical Society's weekly PressPac -- May 6, 2009

...ucts, according to an article scheduled for the May 11 issue of Chemical & Engineering News , ACS' weekly newsmagazine. C&EN senior correspondent marc Reisch explains in the cover story that an EU regulation now restricts use of animal testing, and will totally ban it effective in 2013. "Its influen...

Some vocal-mimicking animals, particularly parrots, can move to a musical beat

...Adena Schachner, a doctoral candidate in psychology at Harvard, and is published in the current issue of Current Biology . Schachner's co-authors are marc Hauser, professor of psychology at Harvard, Irene Pepperberg, lecturer at Harvard and adjunct associate professor of psychology at Brandeis University...

2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement

... signaling: The role of the cytoskeleton It is with great honor and excitement that I accept this award. I would like to thank my supervisor Dr. Jan marc for his encouragement and the ASPB for supporting plant biology education, even at the international level. I am sure this is going to be an invaluabl...

Cancer Genomics Browser gives cancer researchers a powerful new tool

...e on the browser as it took shape, Haussler's team worked closely with Dr. Laura Esserman, professor of surgery and radiology at UC San Francisco, and marc Lenburg, associate professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. Esserman and Lenburg, both coauthors of the...
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Professors Marc Feldmann and Sir Ravinder Maini Named Winners of the 2008 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research

NEW YORK, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson today announced that Professor Marc Feldmann, FMedSci, FAA, FRS and Emeritus Professor Sir Ravinder N. Maini, FRCP, FMedSci, FRS of the Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, Imperial College London have been named the recipients of the 2008 Dr. P...

Medarex Announces Election of Marc Rubin as New Board Member

PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medarex, Inc. (Nasdaq: MEDX ) today announced that Marc Rubin, M.D. has been elected by the company's Board of Directors to serve as a director on Medarex's Board, effective November 1, 2007. Dr. Rubin is President and CEO of Titan Pharmaceut...

RedPrairie completes MARC acquisition

Milwaukee, Wis. RedPrairie Corporation has completed its previously announced acquisition of MARC Global Holdings, Inc. and said on Thursday it expects to grow to 738 employees at 21 sites with $172 million in revenue. Almost 90 of those employees are from MARC. Former MARC CEO Oliver Cooper ...

KV Pharmaceutical Announces Stockholder Action to Amend By-Laws is Invalid

...s B Common Stock. Such Reporting Persons included marc S. Hermelin, the Company's former chief executive ...Hermelin, a member of the Board and the son of Mr. marc S. Hermelin, and certain other persons, including ...ious family members and trusts associated with Mr. marc S. Hermelin. The Schedules 13D filed by the...

ImmunoVaccine Technologies Partners With Scancell to Advance DNA Vaccine Delivery

...ody(R) DNA vaccines. "Scancell is developing an exciting DNA vaccine technology and we are delighted to enter into this collaboration," remarked Dr. marc Mansour, vice president of R D at IVT. "Our DepoVax(TM) technology has the potential to better deliver DNA vaccines to draining lymph nodes to produce...

The Foundation for National Institutes of Health Announces Unprecedented Product Donation by sanofi-aventis in the U.S.

... its lead." "We are proud to support the ability of the NIH to pursue new and cutting-edge research by freeing up much needed resources," said marc Cluzel, M.D. Senior Vice President Research & Development at sanofi-aventis. "We have been committed to supporting clinical research in key thera...

Studies Presented at International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease Reveal Substantial Economic Costs and Caregiver Burden Associated with Alzheimer's Disease

...eimer's Immunotherapy Program (AIP) for supporting research to better understand the burden of this disease and its impact on affected families," said marc Wortman, Executive Director, Alzheimer's Disease International. Editors Note: The following Elan and Wyeth abstracts were also presented at ...

Expanding Indiana's Breakthroughs in Health Information Technology (Exibhit Indiana): Initiative to Advance the State's Health IT National Leadership and Assets Launched to Bring More Awareness to Sector

...proving the quality and safety and the cost of health care throughout Indiana by using better information to deliver better patient care," said Dr. J. marc Overhage, President and CEO of the Indiana Health Information Exchange. "Millions of patients across the state benefit from the innovative services o...

Allied Minds Establishes New Company to Commercialize Novel UC Irvine Tinnitus Therapy

...pioneer a transformational way technology can be applied to treat disease and provide patient care only dreamt of in the past," said Allied Minds COO, marc Eichenberger. To learn more about SoundCure please visit www.soundcure.com . About Allied Minds, Inc. Allied Minds is a seed investment comp...

Five Cord Blood Transplant Centers in Catalonia and Valencia Join a Study to Test a New Technique to Treat Leukemia and Lymphoma

...exstudy.com . Press contacts: Marjie Hadad, Gamida Cell, +972-54-536-5220 or marjie@gamida-cell.com " target="_new"> marjie@gamida-cell.com ; marc de Semir, H. Clinic i Provincial de Barcelona at mdesemir@clinic.ub.es " target="_new"> mdesemir@clinic.ub.es or +34-93-227-57-00 ...
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Evolutionary developmental biology

... Sean B. Carroll, 2000 , "Endless forms: the evolution of gene regulation and morphological diversity", Cell , 101 pp.577-580 John Gerhart and marc Kirschner , 1997 , Cells, Embryos and Evolution , Blackwell Science. Further reading Brian Goodwin , 1994 , How the Leopard Changed its ...
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Adaptive peak

...acroevolutionary Dynamics: Species, Niches & Adaptive Peaks ... Try out the new adaptive Peak Pyramid Training program from Scivation's marc Lobliner and Derek Charlebois - 5 sets of decreasing reps on 4 exercises per body part ... The MAX9924–MAX9927 variable reluctance (VR or magnetic ...
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