Integralis Expert Resource Available to Discuss Twitter Denial of Service Attack and Web 2.0 Security
...he new risks, attacks and compliance challenges brought on by Web 2.0, as well the role of awareness, policies, tools and IT system design can have in mitigating
these security risks.
Veracord Delivers FDA Expertise with SyberWorks Latest Learning Management Solution
... with a training solution that comprehensively manages the compliance and certification training, assuring companies compliance while cost effectively mitigating
risk." This partnership marks another move to supply unparalleled, cost-effective solutions, ensuring improved efficiencies and better utilizatio...
Innophos Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
...aimed in the arbitration that OCP's pricing actions breached the supply agreement between the parties and damaged the Company. To support its duty of mitigating
the claimed damage, the Company is, among other things, buying fertilizer grade acid ("MGA") to operate its Coatzacoalcos site.
On July 17, 200...
Breast cancer research highlights from the American Association of Physicists in Medicine meeting in Anaheim, July 26-30
...e mammograms every year, and a small number of them will be at risk for these secondary cancers. Minimizing the radiation from mammography is a way of mitigating
A few years ago, Mats Danielsson was a physicist at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), where scientists have access ...
MedInsights Partners With myMatrixx(TM) for Workers' Compensation Pharmacy Benefit Management
...ical outcomes and reduce the overall cost of workers' compensation claims.
"MedInsights sees myMatrixx as a key strategic partner in further mitigating
the medical loss costs of our clients. NCCI data proves the proportional share of loss dollars for medical spend is increasing, so we sought a partne...
PLC Medical Systems Announces Publication of Care Study Update
...in reducing the incidence rate of CIN."
Currently, RenalGuard((R)) is the subject of an investigator-sponsored trial to study its efficacy in mitigating
against CIN at the University of Milan-Centro Cardiologico Monzino (CCM). This trial is designed to assess RenalGuard compared to standard overnight h...
Health Physics Society 54th Annual Meeting
...t and ethics
1. Indoor radon
Tuesday morning and afternoon
The Stanford synchrotron radiation lightsource
2. Power Reactors
International and U.S. perspective on the nuclear energy res...
Cancer Patients Use New Guided Imagery CD to Help Boost Healthy Immune Functioning
...ler cells and LAK cells than patients who received standard care. It has long been known that guided imagery can improve coping and quality of life by mitigating
pain, depression, nausea, fatigue and anxiety; but only recently have blood tests revealed changes in white blood counts and other hard measures that ...
InteKrin Therapeutics Announces INT131 Phase 2a Results at the 2009 American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting
...ey observation from this study is that INT131 is a potent insulin sensitizer that lowers fasting glucose as well as the maximal dose of the TZDs while mitigating
the typical side effect profile."
"Translation of the nonclinical profile of INT131 into the clinic is an exciting validation of the selective PP...
National Partnership to Meet, Evaluate Addiction Treatment as Component of New Justice Programs
... federal agencies, corporations, nonprofits and academic institutions are meeting today in Washington, D.C., as part of a multi-phase process aimed at mitigating
what they call the crippling effects of alcohol misuse and crime in the United States.
The third meeting for the National Partnership on Alcoh...
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Inflazyme Announces Outcome of Review of Phase 2b Asthma Study:
Potential Mitigating Factors Identified which Prevent Clear
Interpretation of Results
RICHMOND, British Columbia, March 12, 2007--Inflazyme
Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (TSX: IZP). As announced on January 29, 2007,
the preliminary results of the Phase 2b CAPSICS study with
IPL512,602 showed no statistical or clinical difference between
patients who received drug or placebo. However, the pl...
King Pharmaceuticals Showcases Data From Pain Pipeline of Medicines Designed to Deter Common Methods of Non-Therapeutic Use
...estered naltrexone would pass through the body with no intended clinical effect. If EMBEDA(TM) is crushed or chewed, the naltrexone would be released, mitigating
the euphoric effect of the morphine. The clinical significance of the degree of these reductions has not been established and there is no evidence tha...
InteKrin Therapeutics to Present at the 2009 American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting
...NT131 selectively modulates PPAR-gamma, thereby allowing the retention of the clinically proven anti-diabetic efficacy of PPAR gamma activation, while mitigating
or eliminating the well recognized side effects of TZD full PPAR gamma agonists rosiglitazone and pioglitazone (Avandia(R) and Actos(R) respectively)....
PLC Medical Systems to Demonstrate RenalGuard(R) at EuroPCR 2009
...y the prospect that RenalGuard could remedy it."
Currently, RenalGuard is the subject of an investigator-sponsored trial to study its efficacy in mitigating
against CIN at the University of Milan-Centro Cardiologico Monzino (CCM). The trial is designed to provide an assessment of the potential benefits of...
National Hemovigilance Pilot Program Launches to Track Adverse Events Associated with Blood Transfusion
...sfusion of the wrong unit of blood into a patient and transfusion-related acute lung injury, or TRALI.
TRALI is just one of many examples of how mitigating
the current adverse events associated with transfusions would produce large health care savings nationally and, most importantly, enhance patient safe...
EPSScentral Responds to Pandemic Alert
...practices. According to President and CEO Gary J. Dickelman, "It is socially responsible at this time to communicate our rapid, innovative approach to mitigating
business disruption caused by Influenza A, especially in these challenging economic times. Having a solid plan in place mitigates overreacting to pand...
42 Top U.S. Scientists and Specialists Explore Cutting-Edge Innovations to Defend America From Dangerous Zoonotic Diseases
...and computer modeling. Specialists in zoonotic disease then responded with "outside the box" discussions on how these concepts may apply to detecting, mitigating
and recovering from outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics.
"Discoveries and technologies emerging in any of these disciplines may offer potenti...
Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. Announces Positive Phase IIa Clinical Study Results for Convivia(TM) Program
...nts for ALDH2 deficiency, and people
with this disorder could potentially benefit by lessening their exposure to
acetaldehyde, a known carcinogen, and mitigating
the unpleasant reactions
to drinking. We plan to seek partners with clinical and commercial
operations in Asian countries, to continue the development...
Cephalon Receives Complete Response Letter Regarding Request for Expanded FENTORA Label for Non-Cancer Breakthrough Pain
...ive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Cephalon. "We intend
to put into place a REMS that we hope will not only demonstrate
effectiveness for mitigating
the risks associated with FENTORA but also
pave the way for a new industry standard for opioid pain medications."
To address the FDA's request in th...
HUYA Bioscience Int'l Announces Pre-IND Outcome for HBI-3000 - Promising Anti-Arrhythmia Compound Sourced From China
...aborates with its Chinese partners to discuss and design
clinical trials as the compounds enter the U.S. development process,
speeding the process and mitigating
risk. HUYA's global team of scientists
and clinicians includes Benedict Lucchesi, Ph.D. MD, Peter R. Kowey, M.D.,
Dennis Roy, M.D., Jefferson L. Ander...
Mitigating in Medical Products
Features:...stablish clinical classification and treatment location, Gather unknown organism/empiric therapy information to add known susceptibilities and include mitigating
Mitigating in Medical Dictionary
... In Schools Program tested about 17% of the state ... MECHANISMS OF RADON ENTRY INTO BUILDINGS. MITIGATION STRATEGIES. HEALTH ... GUIDELINES FOR mitigating
HIGH LEVELS OF RADON IN THE HOME. EPA RECOMMENDATIONS ... ... chemically inert, but radioactive, radon is the heaviest noble ... standard tem...
...r mixture of substances used to kill a pest. A pesticide is any substance or mixture of substance intended for: - preventing, destroying, repelling or mitigating
any pest. A pesticide may be a... ... pesticides ? What is the balance between the risks and benefits of pesticides ? ... Are some pesticides ...
Mitigating in Biological News
AGU journal highlights -- Aug. 6, 2009
...able at http://www.agu.org/jinstructions.shtml
1. Ozone depletion reduces ocean carbon uptake
The Southern Ocean plays an important role in mitigating
climate change because it acts as a sink of atmospheric carbon dioxide. Most current models predict that the strength of the Southern Ocean carbon dio...
Genetic tests advertised directly to the consumer
... and advertising of all genetic tests. Clinical pharmacologists can help ensure that realistic expectations of genetic tests are communicated, thereby mitigating
psychological, social, and medical risks."
Scientists report first remote, underwater detection of harmful algae, toxins
...tor of the state of California's Marine Biotoxin Monitoring Program. "This is critical information for coastal managers and public health officials in mitigating
impacts on the coastal ecosystem, since the toxicity of these algae can vary widely from little or no toxicity to highly toxic."
Beyond improving f...
Rice University researchers ask if biofuels will lead to a 'drink or drive'
... labeled the "water footprint," must be "balanced by biofuels' significant potential to ease dependence on foreign oil and improve trade balance while mitigating
air pollution and reducing fossil carbon emissions to the atmosphere."
The report analyzed the amount of water needed to grow particular crops used...
Bolivian rainforest study suggests feeding behavior in monkeys and humans have ancient, shared roots
...ieties. Our results suggest that an adjustment of the nutritional balance of diets as a means to manage human obesity might similarly be an option for mitigating
obesity in captive primates.
"Our findings are also interesting from an evolutionary point of view. Similarity in the regulatory pattern of protei...
Scientists aim to bring indigenous people into climate change monitoring and policy
...otanical Garden, highlight the role of indigenous people in adapting to and mitigating
The special volume is a result of a two-day symposium in...specializing on Tibetan and tropical ethnobotany. "They are adapting to and mitigating
climate changes worldwide. Isn't it time their voices are heard at internat...
'Coral Disease Handbook: Guidelines for Assessment, Monitoring and Management'
...Handbook: Guidelines for Assessment, Monitoring & Management ."
The book summarizes the most recently developed methods for studying the ecology, and mitigating
the damage, of coral diseases. Accompanying the book is a set of identification cards for identifying diseases and syndromes known globally.
Genes from tiny marine algae suggest unsuspected avenues for new research
... This should give scientists a better idea of how marine algae take up carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, a central feature of the roles they play in mitigating
greenhouse warming of the Earth. As Worden points out, "There is a lot of work that needs to be done integrating our discoveries with research being d...
Down to Earth carbon science: Briefing April 15 in DC
...tric tons of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) every year, offsetting up to 11% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
The briefing, "Down to Earth Carbon Science: mitigating
Climate Change with America's Farms and Forests", will be held in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at 10:30 am in 1334 Longworth House Off...
Fighting global warming offers growth and development opportunities
...f we act together, everyone's exports will increase and we can recover employment much quicker".
The prospect of extra growth for the economy from mitigating
climate change also raises the possibility of generating funds for helping developing countries adapt to the changes that are now inevitable.
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Parion Sciences Receives NIH Biodefense Grant to Study Novel Methods for Mitigating Radiation-Induced Lung Injury
DURHAM, N.C., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Parion Sciences, Inc., a
privately-held, development-stage pharmaceutical company dedicated to treating
diseases resulting from the failure of the body's mucosal defenses, today
announced that the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have awarded the
company a ...
Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
...icant external growth opportunities. Key growth drivers (Vaccines, Diabetes products, Emerging markets, OTC / OTX, Japan, New launches) aim at largely mitigating
the impact on sales of upcoming patent expiries and also providing more sustainable growth with a reduced risk profile as of 2013.
Our target e...
SAFC Biosciences(R) Defines Hydrolysate Components That Enhance Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) Cell Line Protein Production
...Director of Marketing, states: "Raw material understanding and characterization is a leading concern for biopharmaceutical manufacturers interested in mitigating
risk. They desire to mitigate supply risk and production variability stemming from the use of undefined or adulterated raw materials in their process....
Monsanto, BASF Scientists Disclose Discovery of Gene Conferring Drought Tolerance in Corn Plants
...owth and development during times of inadequate water supply. A corn plant is particularly vulnerable to drought during reproductive growth stages. By mitigating
the impact of drought on the plant, cspB helps provide yield stability. Improved yield stability is of significant value to farmers faced with unpr...
HUYA Bioscience Announces Strategic Alliance With Abbott on Drug and Biomarker Development Candidates From China
...se partners to discuss and design pre-clinical tests and clinical trials as the compounds enter the U.S. development process, speeding the process and mitigating
risk. HUYA's global team of advisors includes Benedict Lucchesi, MD, PhD, Peter R. Kowey, MD, Dennis Roy, MD, Jefferson L. Anderson, MD, Eric J. Topol...
Guam rhino beetles got rhythm
...potheses that beetles use stridulations to communicate with other beetles in hidden environments and that acoustic monitoring devices can be useful in mitigating
the damage to coconut trees through monitoring and early detection.
"This method of acoustic detection allowed Guam 'rhino hunters' to quickly and ...
NexGen Biofuels Ltd Signs Letter of Intent for the Purchase of World Venture Management, Inc. Assets and the Sale of its Current Business
... property owners to create liquidity in a
depressed market and economy by converting all or portions of their assets
into tradable securities, thereby mitigating
a volatile property market,
while being able to maintain equity, revenue expansion & debt-service, while
increasing property values. ( http://www...
DiFUSION Technologies Completes Successful Testing of Antimicrobial Spinal Implant
...edic spinal market to reduce Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) in spinal surgery. DiFUSION's CleanFUZE(TM) PEEK spinal interbody cage will be capable of mitigating
650 types of bacteria, including MRSA, up to four weeks postoperatively, thereby drastically reducing hospital-acquired infections or SSIs. DiFUSION i...
HUYA Bioscience Announces Agreement to Provide Schering-Plough With Drug Development Candidates From China
...borates with its' Chinese partners to discuss and design clinical trials as the compounds enter the U.S. development process, speeding the process and mitigating
risk. HUYA's global team of advisors includes Benedict Lucchesi, MD, PhD, Peter R. Kowey, MD, Dennis Roy, MD, Jefferson L. Anderson, MD, Eric J. Topol...
Leading Canadian Scientist to speak at UN Climate Change Conference
...national and the Global Forum on Agricultural Research, will offer climate change conference delegates an overview on the role agriculture can play in mitigating
and adapting to climate change.
Performance Plants ( www.performanceplants.com ) is a global leader in agricultural and biofuel technology develop...