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U-M Purchase of Former Pfizer Facility Nears Completion, Paving the Way For Research Expansion and Job Creation

ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Within weeks, the University of Michigan will take ownership of a 174-acre research campus that will provide a springboard for new discoveries, job creation and educational opportunity -- and offer a wise investment for U-M's future. U-M's...

U.S. Swine Flu Count Nears 1,900; Person-to-Person Transmission Now Common

Officials dismiss 'swine flu parties' as dangerous way to seek immunity THURSDAY, May 7 (HealthDay News) -- The number of confirmed or suspected cases of swine flu in the United States was approaching 1,900, federal health officials said Thursday, with most new cases now caused by pers...

July 11 Nomination Deadline Nears for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Annual Claude Pepper Community Service Awards

Awards Honor Outstanding Senior Citizen Advocates DETROIT, June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- There is still time before the July 11 deadline to nominate deserving Michigan senior citizen advocates for the 18th annual Claude Pepper Awards sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. The ...

Extradition Nears for Indian Origin Rogue Surgeon Dr. Death

Australia's Minister for Justice and Customs, David Johnston, has confidentially approved the extradition of Indian origin rogue surgeon, Dr. Jayant Patel from the US. The move is likely to trigger Dr Patel's arrest in his hometown in Oregon, where he has been living since he fled to the U...

Number Of Babies Born Prematurely Nears Historic Half Million Mark In US

Nearly a half million American babies were born prematurely in a single year, according to a government report issued today, putting them at increased risk for death and disability. // Some 12.3 percent of all babies – 499,008 infants -- were born prematurely (less than 37 weeks gestation) in 20...

'Curve ball' wins international illusion contest

...the scientific explanation of the illusion may lie in the spinning motion of the ball and the eyes inclination to look at the ball's outer edges as it nears the batter. "As the curve ball moves closer to the batter, the batter's mind is tricked because the eye begins looking at the spinning ball's per...

Current Health Medical Group Makes House Calls to Combat Swine Flu Epidemic

...s to High Quality Medical Care When It Is Needed Most San Francisco, Calif. (PRWeb) May 1, 2009 - As the swine flu epidemic nears a full pandemic, San Francisco Bay Area doctor's clinics and hospital emergency rooms have been inundated with patients requesting to be tested. Durin...

CHIP Launches New Web Site Serving Pennsylvania's Fast-Growing Latino Population

... Statewide CHIP Enrollment nears 187,000 in February HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program -- also known as CHI...

Canada Supports Ground-Breaking Malaria Treatment Program in Sub-Saharan Africa

...s delivered over 40 million insecticide-treated mosquito nets and over 12.5 million doses of anti-malarial medication. As the international community nears the deadlines for the Millennium Development Goals and Abuja Targets, PSI stands ready to accelerate the scaling up of these interventions to increase...

PreMD Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results and Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

...tual property; - a decrease of $37,000 on product development related to manufacturing validation for the new cordless reader, as this project nears completion; - a decrease of $69,000 in stock compensation costs; - a decrease of $218,000 in salaries and benefits for research person...
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Donna® Saliva Ovulation Tester

Description:...e scientific principles supporting the effectiveness and accuracy of the DONNA are well established, based upon extensive clinical studies. As a woman nears ovulation in her monthly cycle her estrogen level increases, thereby, elevating the salt in her bodily fluids. When fluids such as saliva is allowed t...
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Number Of Babies Born Prematurely Nears Historic Half Million Mark In U.S.

Some 12.3 percent of all babies -- 499,008 infants -- were born prematurely (less than 37 weeks gestation) in 2003, according to the report released by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). That's up from 12.1 percent (or about 480,000 babies) in 2002 -- and an increase of more than 30 ...

NASA-enhanced dust storm predictions to aid health community

... storms in the American Southwest in ways that can benefit public health managers. Scientists announced the finding as a five-year NASA-funded project nears its conclusion. Led by investigators Stanley Morain of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, and William Sprigg of the University of Arizon...

ANDRILL's 2nd Antarctic drilling season exceeds all expectations

...arctica, surpassed only by the 1,285 meters (more than 4,215 feet) recovered by last year's ANDRILL effort, the McMurdo Ice Shelf Project. As the job nears completion for the Southern McMurdo Sound Project drillers, the co-chief scientists, David Harwood of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Fabio Flo...
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ImmunoVaccine Technologies Inc. Nears Phase I Clinical Trials with Completion of Scientific Advisory Board

HALIFAX, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ - ImmunoVaccine Technologies Inc. (IVT) finalizes an important step in its progress with the last appointment to its scientific advisory board (SAB), international oncology expert, Dr. Neil Berinstein. Dr. Berinstein is the Global Head of the Cancer Vaccine Prog...

Corn Growers Reminded to Follow Refuge Requirements as Spring Planting Nears

National Corn Growers Association reminds U.S. Bt corn growers that the development of an Insect Resistance Management plan is an essential and required part of their planning process. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) February 20, 2009 -- As the 2009 planting season approaches, ...

UW Office of Corporate Relations nears one-year mile-mark

First-year focus on business community, UW campuses MADISON, Wis. The University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of Corporate Relations is approaching its first full year of service. July 1 will mark the offices one-year anniversary of receiving its charge from UW-Madison Chancellor John Wiley ...

Hutchinson plant expansion nears completion

Eau Claire, Wis. - Hutchinson Technology Inc. , a designer and manufacturer of disk drives for computers and other electronic goods, is nearing completion of a 70,000 square foot plant addition to serve the growing market for disk drives. Following its completion next month, Hutchinson will ...

Doyles Entrepreneurs and Research week nears

Conferences intended to showcase Wis. startups, biotech Entrepreneurship, nanotechnology and biomedical engineering will be the subjects of three conferences June 1-4 in Madison and Milwaukee, giving substance to what Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle has declared Entrepreneurs and Research Week. T...

Stem cell debate in Washington grows hotter as summer recess nears

Madison, Wis. - Before Congress takes its traditional August break, the Senate may help decide the future of federal support for human embryonic stem cell research. Let's hope a scientifically sound and ethical resolution is reached - and that states such as Wisconsin follow the lead. Just a...

Comprehensive Jatropha Standards Mandatory in Optimum Long-term Biofuel Efficacy

...odiesel Feedstock: Jatropha: A Strategic Option', is being offered. It emphasizes the need to develop sustainability criterion for Jatropha as it nears commercialization as a viable alternative energy source. Key points outlined in Dr. R. Rajagopal's latest position paper will be addressed at the...

Chipping Away at Drug Development

... the rubber of all the science behind the Madison-based companys products is likely to hit the road, especially as the largest generation of Americans nears the age when diseases and treatments become as common in conversation as golf games and grandkids. GenTel, the two and a half-year-old company tha...

Technology industry doesnt have a monopoly on speed

...ing it shouldnt take more than six)? Isnt it also part of our culture to ask guys (thats a unisex term) to work on weekends not only as the project nears completion but also toward its middle and even its beginning? We work hard. Thats great. Working hard is fun. I always liked it. Before I got into ...
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Stem cell

...hich have shrunk during the aging process, which in turn respond to these signals by regenerating and once again making healthy hair. Hair Cloning nears Reality as Baldness Cure (Web MD Nov. 2004) Embryonic stem cell ethical debate Blastocysts A blastocyst is a stage of development of an...
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Replication bubble

... As replication nears completion, " bubbles " of newly replicated DNA meet and fuse, ... Control ...tion bubble ", with one replication fork on either ... As replication nears completion, " bubbles " of newly replicated DNA meet and fuse, ... They ...

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(Date:4/18/2014)... news release is available in French . ... could revolutionize surgical practice and regenerative medicine. A team ... et Chimie (CNRS/ESPCI Paris Tech) and Didier Letourneur from ... Paris 13), has just demonstrated that the principle of ... in vivo to repair soft-tissue organs and tissues. This ...
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(Date:4/17/2014)... Pediatrician-in-Chief Jon McCullers, MD, was recently invited to ... Nature Reviews Microbiology , one of the ... world-renowned infectious disease specialist, and chair of the ... Health Science Center, analyzed the epidemiology and microbiology ... pandemics, as well as more recent 2009 novel ...
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(Date:4/20/2014)... Mothers give a newborn baby a gift of ... system. But antibiotics, used to fend off infection, ... leaving already-vulnerable premature babies more susceptible to dangerous ... neonatology researchers at The Children,s Hospital of Philadelphia ... revealing how gut microbes play a crucial role ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... decades, scientists have used techniques like X-ray crystallography and ... into the atomic structure of molecules, but such efforts ... demand large quantities of a specific molecule and often ... making it all but impossible to peer into the ... those problems may soon be a thing of the ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... Durham, NC Seeds that sprout as soon as they,re ... plants need to be more careful. In the wild, a ... rainy day would risk disaster. More than just an insurance ... out that seed dormancy has long-term advantages too: Plants ... give rise to more species, finds in a team of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Study of gut microbes, antibiotics: Clues to improving immunity in premature infants 2MRI, on a molecular scale 2MRI, on a molecular scale 3Plants with dormant seeds give rise to more species 2
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