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SearchAmerica(R) President, Daniel Johnson, Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R)

...ng and leading dynamic, growing businesses. Johnson was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a gala event at the pfister Hotel in Milwaukee on Thursday, June 11, 2009. "It is an honor to receive this prestigious award from Ernst & Young," stated Johnson. "In 200...

SearchAmerica(R) President Named as a Finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year(R) Award

...nce and personal commitment to their business and communities. Award winners will be announced at a gala event on Thursday, June 11, 2009, at the pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, Wis. About the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award The Entrepreneur of the Year Award is the world's most p...

Acupuncture Eases Side Effects of Head, Neck Cancer Treatments

... above their head. "Side effects vary with the extent of the procedure," pfister said. "Pain and shoulder dysfunction are common following a comprehensive n...upuncture group had improvements as opposed to none in the usual-care arm," pfister said. A second study presented Saturday at the meeting found the narcole...

Acupuncture reduces pain and dysfunction in head and neck cancer patients after neck dissection

...ve Medicine Service, at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). Dr. pfister presented the findings today at the annual meeting of the American Society ...uce the incidence of these problems but do not eliminate them entirely. Dr. pfister adds, "Unfortunately, available conventional methods of treatment for pain ...
Pfister in Medical Technology

Third Pivotal Phase 3 Study for NicOx' Naproxcinod Shows Positive Efficacy, Safety and Blood Pressure Results

...ious GI adverse event in the naproxcinod arm during the 13 weeks of the 303 study, in contrast to the placebo and naproxen 500 mg bid arms. Pascal pfister MD, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Research and Development at NicOx, commented: "We believe these are extremely good results, with naproxcinod ...

NicOx Announces Top-Line Results From Naproxcinod 52-Week 301 Safety Extension

... 302 and 303 pivotal phase 3 studies for naproxcinod in the second half of 2008, ahead of a projected New Drug Application (NDA) in mid-2009. Pascal pfister MD, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Research and Development at NicOx, said: "The data from this open label trial form an important part of our l...

NicOx Announces Blood Pressure Analysis From 301 Phase 3 Study for Naproxcinod at EULAR

...line at week 13 were predefined safety endpoints of the study and the statistical analysis announced today was conducted on a post hoc basis. Pascal pfister MD, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Research and Development at NicOx, said: "We are very pleased to be presenting these important data from our ...

Financial Results for Full Year 2007: NicOx Significantly Advances Clinical Programs

...matology -- In July 2007, NicOx appointed Pascal pfister MD as Chief Scientific Officer (CSO). Dr. pfister reports to Michele Garufi, Chairman and CEO, a...Research and Development (R&D) activities. Dr. pfister brings extensive experience and leadership to ...
Pfister in Biological News

New tumor markers determine therapy intensity

... Patients with a poor prognosis can be treated more intensively Stefan pfister and his research group "Molecular Genetics of Pediatric Brain Tumors" first...each of which is usually present in two copies (2 x 23 chromosomes). Stefan pfister discovered that if entire segments of chromosomes number 6 and 17 are prese...

Ocean growing more acidic faster than once thought

...tion but is currently at Harvard University. "To date there is a lack of information about how the ocean carbon cycle has changed in recent years," pfister said. "Atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations will continue to increase, and our work points to the urgent need to better understand the ocean pH c...

AGU journal highlights: Nov. 11, 2008

...To quantify the impact of these fires on regional air quality and, in particular, the creation of surface ozone by pollutants released by these fires, pfister et al. analyze observations of ozone concentrations during the fires with global chemistry transport model simulations. These simulations include synt...

Wildfires cause ozone pollution to violate health standards, new study shows

...evel ozone pollution also damages crops and other plants. "Wildfires are expected to worsen in the future, especially as our climate grows warmer," pfister says. "But we are only now beginning to understand their potential impacts on people and ecosystems, not only nearby but also potentially far downwind...

NJIT biomedical engineer receives NSF Career Development Award

...stigation. In addition to the seven graduate students on his research team, pfister has a team of six undergraduates who are helping him build a device that uses live imaging techniques to study axon growth. pfister received his PhD in materials science engineering and his MS degree in mech...
Pfister in Biological Technology

NIMOTUZUMAB DEMONSTRATES EFFICACY IN RANDOMIZED HEAD & NECK CANCER STUDY WITHOUT THE TOXICITIES ASSOCIATED WITH OTHER EGFR DRUGS

..., Director, Clinical Affairs for YM BioSciences. pfister DG et al (J Clin Oncol. 2006 Mar 1;24(7): 1072-8) ...e intensity had slight differences in favor of the pfister DG et al study (Table 2). The ORR in both studies ...+ CRT and 100% for nimotuzumab + CRT. Although the pfister DG et al study had a longer follow-up, overall sur...

NicOx Initiates Two Large ABPM Studies for Naproxcinod in Hypertensive Patients with Osteoarthritis

...ucts have the tendency to raise blood pressure to an extent that may increase the rate of serious cardiovascular adverse events (see NOTE 1). Pascal pfister MD, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Research and Development at NicOx, said: "Our development program for naproxcinod aims to address the safety ...

Former Fiserv exec to enter Business Hall of Fame

...c., Sheboygan; and Thomas Lyon, Cooperative Resources International , Shawano. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place April 24 at the pfister Hotel in Milwaukee. ...
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