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Bird flu makes its presence felt in the Crimean peninsula

After travelling Asia and causing havoc the bird flu has spread its wings over the Crimean peninsula. The cases have been detected in Ukraine. This has sent panic waves in the government as well as public. // To ascertain the severity of the flu tests are now being conducted to determine ...

Grant for brain tumor and deafness research

... Researchers at the peninsula Medical School have received a grant of over 39,000 from the charity Deafne... is led by Professor Oliver Hanemann, Chair of Clinical Neurobiology at the peninsula Medical School. He said: "We have already achieved some success in re-profi...

Grant received for eye disorder research

... Researchers at the peninsula Medical School in Plymouth and Exeter have received a grant of 9,600 from t...to fund more research to identify these genes. Dr. John Chilton from the peninsula Medical School commented: "Work carried out in our labs has shown that inte...

Regence Adds New, Diverse Talent to Board of Directors

... Health Care Quality, the Washington State Health Insurance Pool and the Washington Healthcare Forum. He currently serves on the boards of the Olympic peninsula Kidney Center and the American Hospital Association. Dr. Adams earned both his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pennsylvania ...

Practice Greenhealth Announces Winners of 2009 Environmental Excellence Awards

...od, OH Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC - Pittsburgh, PA Mercy General Hospital - Sacramento, CA Mercy Gilbert Medical Center - Gilbert, AZ Mills peninsula Health Services - Burlingame, CA Montgomery General Hospital - Olney, MD Nova Medical Group - Ashburn, VA Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center - I...

Maryland ICU Patients Connected to Remote Critical Care Staff, Improving Quality and Safety

...ir of Maryland eCare and Chief Medical Officer for peninsula Regional Medical Center, an eCare member. "This i...e first hospital to come online. Later this year, peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury and St. Mary'...rince Frederick; Civista Medical Center, La Plata; peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury; St. Mary's Hos...

Lambert, Edwards & Associates Named Agency of Record for Aspirus, Inc.

...care services to residents in north-central Wisconsin and the western Upper peninsula of Michigan. Aspirus Wausau Hospital is consistently recognized as one of ...4,300 employees, Aspirus serves 14 Wisconsin counties and the western Upper peninsula of Michigan through a series of affiliated hospitals; home health and hospi...

Aurora BayCare is Wisconsin's First Nationally Accredited Breast Program

...to improve the quality of health care. BayCare Clinic is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in Northeast Wisconsin and the Upper peninsula of Michigan. It is comprised of over 100 specialty physicians with expertise in more than 20 specialties. BayCare Clinic physicians have served patien...

Fischer Medical Announces Multi-System VersaRad Installation at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, WI

.... St. Joseph's Hospital and Marshfield Clinic are the principal organizations of the Marshfield medical complex serving Wisconsin and the Upper peninsula of Michigan. The Clinic, which adjoins the Hospital, is one of the country's largest private multispecialty group practices, with more than 700 physic...

Less of a stink in diabetes patients?

... research recently presented by researchers at the peninsula Medical School in the South West of England at the...n, nerves and kidney. Dr. Matt Whiteman of the peninsula Medical School and colleagues from the peninsula National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clin...
Peninsula in Medical Technology

Data Demonstrates Long-Term Reduction In Seizure Frequency With Novel Once Daily Anti-Epileptic Zebinix(R)

...ompany and is based in S. Mamede do Coronado, Portugal. It is the partner of choice for many companies, having a strong presence in the Iberian peninsula as well as in over 10 countries in Latin America and in around 20 French or Portuguese speaking African countries. BIAL is strongly committed t...

Clinical Trial Shows Cardiovascular Benefits of Rooibos, Popular Antioxidant Herbal Tea from South Africa

...er at the Oxidative Stress Research Centre at Cape peninsula University of Technology in Cape Town, South Afric... at the following South African institutions: Cape peninsula University of Technology and the University of Cape Town. Funding was provided by Cape peninsula University of Technology, THRIP National Research ...
Peninsula in Biological News

Rodent fossils allows to determine climate of the Iberian Peninsula 6 million years ago

This release is available in Spanish . How did the rodents which inhabited the south of the Iberian Peninsula live six million years ago" The researcher of the UGR Raef Minwer-Barakat has attempted to answer this question through his doctoral thesis "Rodents and insectivorous of Upper T...

New explanation for a puzzling biological divide along the Malay Peninsula

Ecologists at the University of California, San Diego, offer a new explanation for an apparently abrupt switch in the kinds in of mammals found along the Malay Peninsula in southeast Asia from mainland species to island species in the absence of any geographical barrier. An ancient seaway bet...

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

...Institute, ETH Zurich, Sonneggstrasse 5, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland. Pages 723-726. The existence of a large buried impact crater beneath the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico has been known for almost two decades. This crater, named after the town Chicxulub, was formed by a giant meteorite impact about 65 million ...

First riser-drilling research operations undertaken

...southeast of Shingu City, Japan--Deepsea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU has resumed IODP drilling operations in the Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone off the Kii peninsula of Japan. The scientific drilling expedition's first target is located in water depths of 2,054 meters. Following sea floor surveys, the crew began fi...

Genes that influence start of menstruation identified for first time

... Researchers from the peninsula Medical School, along with collaborators from rese...s of the gene variants. Dr Anna Murray from the peninsula Medical School, commented: "This study provides th...pment." Fellow author John Perry, also from the peninsula Medical School, added: "Understanding the biologic...

Climate change driving Michigan mammals north

... study area proved especially valuable for long-term comparisons. The Huron Mountain Club, an 18,000-acre tract of pristine forest in Michigan's Upper peninsula owned by a private association, includes a 6,400- acre research area where scientists are allowed to carry out field work. The non-profit Huron Mounta...

Study finds children's activity levels not influenced by more PE time in school

...ilities and more physical education time in schools will mean more physical activity," said the study's analyst, Alissa Frmeaux, a biostatistician at peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry in Plymouth, UK. "If health strategists want to alter the physical activity of children, it is important that they f...

Satellite imagery shows fragile Wilkins Ice Shelf destabilized

...d vulnerable ice shelf. "The retreat of Wilkins Ice Shelf is the latest and the largest of its kind. Eight separate ice shelves along the Antarctic peninsula have shown signs of retreat over the last few decades. There is little doubt that these changes are the result of atmospheric warming on the Antarctic...

Global warming threatens Antarctic sea life

...y had evolved against crushing predators. Antarctica's coastal waters are warming rapidly. Temperatures at the sea surface off the western Antarctic peninsula went up 1C in the last 50 years, making it one of the fastest-warming regions of the World Ocean. If the crab invasion succeeds, it will devastate A...

Smoking during pregnancy may impair thyroid function of mom and fetus

...o groups of women at different stages of pregnancy one in the first trimester and the other in the third trimester," said Dr. Bijay Vaidya, Ph.D., of peninsula Medical School at Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital in the United Kingdom, and coauthor of the study. "In both groups we found that smoking during pregn...
Peninsula in Biological Technology

Ratcliff Adds Architect John Sealander to Healthcare Practice Group

...alifornia, Sealander was Project Manager while at Stantec Architecture for the Ryan Ranch Outpatient Campus for the Community Hospital of the Monterey peninsula which received an American Institute of Architects, San Francisco (AIA-SF) Citation for Excellence in Architecture. He also received an AIA-SF Preside...

Novel Once Daily Anti-Epileptic Zebinix(R) Approved in the European Union

...ompany and is based in S. Mamede do Coronado, Portugal. It is the partner of choice for many companies, having a strong presence in the Iberian peninsula as well as in over 10 countries in Latin America and in around 20 French or Portuguese speaking African countries. Bial is strongly committed t...

Monterey Spine and Joint Deploys WebLOQ ePrivacy Solution for HIPAA Compliant Health Information Exchange

...int has deployed the WebLOQ ePrivacy solution in their state-of-the-art Monterey center. The center, along with their healthcare partner, the Monterey peninsula Surgery Center, and other local practices, has implemented WebLOQ's hosted, on demand ePrivacy technology to establish a totally secure and private pr...

Trius Appoints Paul Truex to Board of Directors

...EO of Anthera Pharmaceuticals. Previously he served as President and CEO of peninsula Pharmaceuticals where he raised over $81 million of institutional capital (...product agreements with Shionogi & Co. Ltd. and Takeda Chemical Industries. peninsula was acquired by Johnson & Johnson in 2005 for $245 million in an all cash t...

UCB Crohn's Scholarship Program to Award $300,000 to Students with Crohn's Disease

...Samuel Barnes, University of Utah -- Brittni Bryant, Auburn University -- Nikelia Chisolm, Teachers College, Columbia University -- Lisa Clavel, peninsula College -- Jessica Cope, University of California, Santa Barbara -- Jordan Fifer, Virginia Western Community College -- Aimee Frisch, University...

Greeks get space-based help in wake of deadly fires

...res across Greece, particularly those in the region of the Parnonas Mountains, which rise to almost 2000 metres on the eastern side of the Peloponnese peninsula that makes up southern Greece. "These map products proved to be very helpful for managing the severe fires that Greece suffered," Fivos Theodorou,...

We Energies selects Frictionless SRM Software

...utomate, track and execute its sourcing methodology. We Energies serves more than 1.1 million electric customers in Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper peninsula and more than one million natural gas customers in Wisconsin. As part of a sourcing transformation, the utility's Supply Chain team developed a seven-...

Wausau start up secures $560K for GPS maps

...are designed to interface with global positioning devices and personal computers. The company offers digital maps of Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper peninsula and will roll out applications covering the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest regions later this month. The downloadable maps detail over 100,000...

An upside down view of the future

...hrough customs, I am back on a plane, this time headed to my final destination Wellington , the capital city of New Zealand. Wellington sits on a peninsula at the very bottom of the North Island. It is reminiscent of San Francisco with its surrounding hills specked with houses and overlooking a picturesqu...

What makes Silicon Valley so different?

...in the 57-mile stretch from San Jose to San Francisco . Certainly, geography is one difference. The density of population on a relatively narrow peninsula means you're never far away from some entrepreneurial activity. In fact, technology is downright hard to escape in the Bay Area. In every coffee shop,...
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