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Ty Pennington of Extreme Makeover to Attend NAMIWalks NYC

NEW YORK, May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Popular television personality Ty Pennington of ABC's hit television show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition will take to the streets to raise awareness about mental illness and recovery on Saturday, May 9, 2009 . Pennington, who lives with attention-...

Mother of Ty Pennington and Renowned AD/HD Expert Dr. Yvonne Pennington to Speak at Baltimore Conference on AD/HD

WASHINGTON, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CHADD, the nation's largest family-based organization advocating for people with attention- deficit/hyperactivity disorder (AD/HD), has announced that it will host a one day seminar entitled "Ages & Stages of Learning and AD/HD," at the Balti...

New Research Suggests Strong Link Between Sweetened Caloric Beverages and Metabolic Syndrome

...end," he added. Dr. Hu's research reveals a strong relationship between sweetened caloric beverage consumption and diabetes risk. George Bray, MD, of pennington Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana will highlight the scientific link between soft drinks and obesity. Research Highlights Recen...

22-year study finds adults aren't active enough

...inte-Justine Hospital Research Center, the Centre Hospitalier de l'Universit de Montral, the Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute and the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "Women and older participants, compared to men or their younger peers, were less likely to follow a consistently activ...

Gum Chewing May Cut Craving for Snacks

...reduction of snack cravings and weight management," researcher Paula J Geiselman, chief of women's health and eating behavior and smoking cessation at pennington Biomedical Research Center, said in a news release from the conference sponsors. "Even small changes in calories can have an impact in the long term. ...

Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Lorcaserin Pivotal Phase 3 Obesity Trial Results: Meets All Primary Efficacy and Safety Endpoints

...ents in clinical trials," commented Steven R. Smith, M.D., Co-Principal Investigator and Professor and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "Obesity is a widespread disease; having a well tolerated and effective therapy that can be used by the majority of patien...

Exercise Boosts Quality of Life in Postmenopausal Women

...or the 4-, 8- and 12-KKW groups, respectively, and each group spent 73.9, 138.3, and 183.6 minutes per week exercising," wrote Corby K. Martin, of the pennington Biomedical Research Center and Louisiana State University System in Baton Rouge, La., and colleagues. Average weight loss was: control group, 2.07 ...

Nutrition 21 Launches Breakthrough Weight Management Product: Iceland Health(R) 'Appetite Control Formula'

...ood cravings), conducted by key researchers at the pennington Biomedical Research Center, the largest academical...hunger levels and appetite, as demonstrated by the pennington Biomedical Research Center clinical study, Iceland...solutions to their healthcare needs." About pennington Biomedical Research Center The...

Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Lorcaserin Phase 2b Clinical Trial Results Published in Obesity

...g with the obesity epidemic," commented Steven R. Smith, M.D., principal investigator in the study and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "As a clinician faced with the challenge of helping a growing number of patients safely lose weight, I am acutely aware of...

Fatness Boosts Inflammation in Body

...nt risk factor for coronary heart disease-related illness and death, according to background information in a news release from the researchers at the pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, La. None of the participants smoked or had been diagnosed with a serious disease or chronic condition, ...
Pennington in Medical Technology

Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Lorcaserin Data Demonstrating Highly Significant Categorical and Absolute Weight Loss and Improvements in Secondary Endpoints Associated with Cardiovascular Risk

...improve their overall health," said Steven R. Smith, M.D., Co-Principal Investigator and Professor and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "Lorcaserin's positive impact on multiple secondary measures has important implications for improving co-morbidities assoc...

Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces the Presentation of Lorcaserin Phase 3 BLOOM Data at the American Diabetes Association's 69th Scientific Sessions

...ty - Clinical Treatment. Steven R. Smith, M.D., BLOOM Co-Principal Investigator and Professor and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the pennington Biomedical Research Center; William R. Shanahan, M.D., Arena's Vice President and Chief Medical Officer; and Christen M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D., Arena'...

Results From Phase 3 EQUATE Trial of VIVUS' Qnexa Highlighted at European Congress on Obesity

...with VI-0521 Treatment," will be presented at the Hot Topic poster session by Donna H. Ryan, M.D., Associate Executive Director for Clinical Research, pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, LA. The presentation marks the first time these results have been shared with the medical community at a ma...

Clinical Study Results: Nutrition 21's Iceland Health(R) Chromax(R) Chromium Picolinate Reduces Hunger, Food Intake and Cravings

... pennington Biomedical Research Center Studies 42 Overweight W...men. The study was conducted by researchers at the pennington Biomedical Research Center, the largest academical...ing solutions to their health care needs." About pennington Biomedical Research Center The...

Amylin Pharmaceuticals Initiates Phase 2B Dose-Ranging Clinical Study of Pramlintide/Metreleptin Combination Treatment in Obesity

...loss counterregulation," remarked Steven Smith, M.D., Professor and Assistant Associate Director of Clinical Research, Endocrinology Laboratory at the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "The intriguing and important findings published today constitute a strong scientific basis for the development of peptide...

Study Finds Personal and Web-Based Support Equal Weight Loss Success

...are Management Institute's Weight Management Initiative ( http://www.kpcmi.org/weight-management/index.html ). The study was also conducted at Duke, pennington Biomedical Research Center and Johns Hopkins University. In addition to Svetkey and the Kaiser Permanente research team of Stevens, Jack Hollis Willia...
Pennington in Biological News

Beverage consumption a bigger factor in weight

...ention. Caballero along with colleagues from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; the National Heart, Lung, and Blood institute; Duke University; the pennington Biomedical Research Center; the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research; the University of Alabama; and Pennsylvania State University measured pa...

Symposium to look at genetic basis of exercise

...ert of the University of California at San Diego and Claude Bouchard of the pennington Biomedical Research Center have organized the symposium, the Genetics of th...ldren's National Medical Center, Washington, D.C. and Tuomo Rankinen of the pennington Biomedical Research Center. Dr. Hoffman will discuss Genetics and skeletal ...

Making metabolism more inefficient can reduce obesity

...thermogenic supplements like ephedra. In theory, lowering thermogenesis should increase the chances of obesity, but Leslie Kozak and colleagues at pennington Biomedical Research Center found that this may not be the case. They knocked-out two thermogenic genes in mice, Ucp1 (mitochondrial uncoupling protein...

Adults who eat eggs for breakfast lose 65 percent more weight

...uccess of a weight loss plan," said Nikhil V. Dhurandhar, Ph.D., lead researcher and associate professor in the laboratory of infection and obesity at pennington Biomedical Research Center, a campus of the Louisiana State University system. "Apparently, the increased satiety and energy due to eggs helps people ...

Thinner and younger

...arts functioned like the hearts of much younger people. And a team from the pennington Biomedical Research Center at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge is ...eats in a way similar to the hearts of younger people. The team from the pennington Biomedical Research Center reports in the April 5 issue of the Journal of t...

Contagious obesity? Identifying the human adenoviruses that may make us fat

...ysiology by Frank Greenway, professor in the Department of Clinical Trials, pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. "If...ay a part in obesity began a few decades ago when Nikhil Dhurandhar, now at pennington Biomedical Research Center at LSU, noticed that chickens in India infected ...

Nanoparticles, nanoshells, nanotubes: How tiny specks may provide powerful tools against cancer

...mone, a cell-killing peptide and nanoparticles to both target and kill breast cancer cells. The scientists, led by Carola Leuschner, Ph.D., at the pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, were hoping to come up with an efficient means by which they could image, target and destroy primary and me...
Pennington in Biological Technology

Celebrity Designer Ty Pennington to Host 10th Annual 'ADHD Experts on Call' Program

ADHD Experts to Answer Questions about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) NEW YORK, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The 10th annual 'ADHD Experts on Call' program will take place on Wednesday, September 17, 2008, from 8 a.m. to midnight EDT to provide families...

Celebrity Designer Ty Pennington to Host 'ADHD Experts on Call' Program

Nation's Leading ADHD Experts to Answer Questions about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) NEW YORK, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The ninth annual 'ADHD Experts on Call' program will take place on September 19, 2007, from 8 a.m. to midnight EDT, to provide patients,...

Amylin Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Results from Dose-Ranging Clinical Study of Pramlintide/Metreleptin Combination Treatment for Obesity

...ients who have advanced to the most severe forms of obesity," said Steven R. Smith, M.D., professor and assistant director of clinical research at the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "Providing the over 80 million overweight and obese Americans who have a BMI less than 35 kg/m2 with safe treatment option...

Arena Pharmaceuticals Initiates Second and Third Pivotal Trials Evaluating Lorcaserin for the Treatment of Obesity

...ariation in the protocol for the second two pivotal trials," commented Steven R. Smith, M.D., principal investigator in the study and Professor at the pennington Biomedical Research Center. "This change will allow the pivotal trial program to more fully explore, and develop a more complete understanding of, lor...

Protein Depletion for Plasma and Serum Proteomic Analysis

...coccal protein G . EMBO J 1986, 5 :1567-1575.
  • Greenough C, Jenkins RE, Kiterringham NR, Pirmohamed M, Park BK, pennington SR: A method for the rapid depletion of albumin and immunoglobulin from human Plasma. Proteomics 2004, 4 :3107-3111.
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