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My1Stop.com Completes Upgrades to Prime Labels Offering and Easy Ordering Page Design

My1Stop.com extended its commitment to being the leading online - and offline - provider of prime labels with new site enhancements. The site enhancements provide customers with a much more intuitive approach to pricing and ordering prime labels from the site. Ft. Scott...

SXC Health Solutions announces agreements for pharmacy technology services with Prime Therapeutics LLC

LISLE, IL, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - SXC Health Solutions Corp. ("SXC" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SXCI , TSX: SXC), a leading provider of pharmacy benefits management technology and services, announces multi-year, multi-million dollar extensions to its software maintenance and professional...

Mom's Cells Prime Fetal Immune System

Process prevents growing baby from rejecting the mother, researchers find THURSDAY, Dec. 4 (HealthDay News) -- During pregnancy, many of the mother's cells enter the fetus and produce immune cells that prevent the growing baby from rejecting its mother, new research shows. This find...

Jerry Steffl Joins Prime Therapeutics as Vice President, Government Affairs

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Therapeutics (Prime) announced today the hiring of Jerry Steffl as Vice President, Government Affairs. Steffl will be responsible for developing Prime's position on policy issues at both the national and state levels and coordinating an integrated...

Fetal Alcohol Exposure May Prime Offspring for Alcoholism

Rat studies suggest the senses learn to like drinking early on THURSDAY, Dec. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Rats exposed to alcohol while still in the womb learn to like the substance and are more drawn to it as young rats, a new study shows. The observation may help explain why teens with...

Safety Concerns Prompt Prime to Remove Avandia(R) from Formulary

ST. PAUL, Minn., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics (Prime) recently announced the removal of the prescription drug Avandia(R) from its national formulary. After careful examination of clinical literature regarding the safety and efficacy of Avandia, Prime's Nat...

Announcing Prime Vendor Contract with LIHPA

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- MMS - A Medical Supply Company announced their renewal as Prime Vendor to Long Island Hospital Purchasing Alliance. The contract naming MMS as the primary supplier of medical/surgical products and equipment to LIHPA is for an additional four years, t...

Activist Groups' Plea to Indian Prime Minister: 'Rollout Second-Line AIDS Treatment!'

NACO Centers Report 100,000 Patients on First-line ART; Advocates Press for Second-line Access NEW DELHI, India, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF): As part of its ongoing global campaign to improve access to lifesaving AIDS...

First-Time National Poll Confirms Neuropathy Hits Millions in Their Prime

Data shows 82% of patients have neuropathy onset during their 30s-60s NEW YORK, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new national Neuropathy Association poll of peripheral neuropathy patients finds that the majority of respondents had their neurological disease begin during their prime adult y...

Former Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar Died of Cancer

Former Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar today died in the Apollo Hospital of the city. He was suffering from Multiple Myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cell and was admitted in May after his health condition deteriorated. Chandra Shekar, a MA from the Allahabad Universtiy, is survived by two so...

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Vectibix(R) in Combination With Chemotherapy Significantly Improved Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

...ailed efficacy and safety data according to KRAS status will be submitted for presentation at an upcoming medical congress. Study Design prime ( P anitumumab R andomized trial I n combination with chemotherapy for M etastatic colorectal cancer to determine E fficacy) enrolled 1,...

Landmark Study in The New England Journal of Medicine Shows HPV Testing Significantly Reduces Deaths from Cervical Cancer, Compared to other Methods Including Pap

...ers and deaths, compared with Pap (cytology) testing or visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA). The trial used QIAGEN's (Nasdaq: QGEN ; Frankfurt, prime Standard: QIA) digene HPV Test, which detects high-risk types of human papillomavirus that cause cervical cancer. "The implications of the find...

Abbott's Market-Leading XIENCE V(R) Shows Increasing Clinical Advantages Over TAXUS(R) Express2(TM)/TAXUS(R) Liberte(TM) Between Two and Three Years

...sign of the MULTI-LINK(R) family of stents. XIENCE prime features a new stent design and delivery system th...proved deliverability. Abbott plans to make XIENCE prime available in an expanded size matrix with lengths ...up to 38 mm. The company expects to launch XIENCE prime in Europe later this year. About the SPIRI...

Abbott Advances Its Revolutionary Fully Bioabsorbable Drug Eluting Stent With Initiation of Next Phase of Clinical Trial

...e proven performance of Abbott's market-leading XIENCE V(R) Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System. Onmilink Elite, EMBOSHIELD NAV6 and XIENCE prime are investigational devices and are not available for sale. About the ABSORB Clinical Trial The ABSORB trial is a prospective, non-randomized...

March 2009 Mayo Clinic Health Letter Highlights Knee Repair Surgery, Anxiety Disorder and Preventing Blood Clots

...t: Visit www.HealthLetter.MayoClinic.com or call toll-free for subscription information, 800-333-9037, extension 9771. Active at 50? Still prime for Knee Repair Surgery A torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), a type of knee injury, doesn't have to permanently sideline active adults age 5...

Intercell AG Partners with Inclinix to Enroll 1800 Volunteers for Phase III Travelers' Diarrhea Vaccine Study

... companies, including Novartis, Merck & Co., Inc., Wyeth, Sanofi Pasteur, Kirin, and the Statens Serum Institut. Intercell is listed on the prime Market of the Vienna Stock Exchange under the symbol "ICLL" ISIN: AT0000612601 For more information please visit: www.intercell.com ...

SARS Vaccine Achieves Neutralizing Responses in First U.S. Human Trial

...vaccine approaches. DNA vaccines encode certain proteins associated with a target pathogen, rather than using any part of the pathogen itself, and can prime the immune system as well as induce antibody and T-cell immune responses. DNA vaccines contain no viral particles, are non-infectious, and can be admi...

Anpath Group, Inc. Advances Relationship With the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro)

...tact when passing through the transit system. ESI had previously reported the selection of EnviroTru(R) Disinfectant by the Metro and the signing of a prime Distributor Agreement with Electrostatic Spraying Systems, Inc. EnviroTru(R) is a multi-purpose disinfectant, sanitizer and deodorizing cleaner, eff...

Karolinska Institutet to Test Vical's Vaxfectin(R) Adjuvant With Preventive Vaccine against HIV Under Sponsorship of Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control

...he prime-boost approach uses two vaccine components given at different times. The two vaccine components differ in how the genes are packaged. The DNA prime vaccine component contains only the specific gene sequences in a plasmid DNA ring, and cannot reconstitute into an infectious virus. The HIV DNA vacci...

Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patient Dosing by Pfizer in Phase II Trial of RNAi Therapy in Diabetic Macular Edema

...tions covered in our agreement." Dario Paggiarino, Executive Director Clinical Development of Pfizer Inc, stated, "Our collaboration with Quark is a prime example of Pfizer's commitment to the research and development of innovative therapies with the potential to preserve sight and improve patient outcom...
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Tinea cruris

...tories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis. : Tinea cruris (jock itch) is completely curable with nonprescription products, making it a prime target for judicious pharmacist counseling. Jock itch, also known as tinea cruris , is a fungal infection of the skin in the groin. ... T...

Tobacco

...ssed for... Tobacco smoking kills millions, exacerbates poverty, damages the environment, ... Tobacco contributes to world hunger, diverting prime land from food production ... WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, 2008 - The MPOWER package. Policy recommendations on protection from ...

Sphygmomanometer

...rice and Save! Leading Manufacturer in China for China Sphygmomanometer ,Stethoscope ,Reflex Hammer,Medical Gift.The Caretek Medical is a Chinese prime manufacturer and exporter of ... Manual sphygmomanometer are used in conjunction with a stethoscope. ... China sphygmomanometer usually consis...

Shoulder

...y, whether due to injury or over use. wikiHow article about How to Fix a Dislocated Shoulder . ... Sport injuries and vehicle accidents are prime causes of shoulder dislocations. ... A shoulder dislocation occurs when the head of the humerus (upper arm bone) pops ... The shoulder i...

Ink

...- Information on and demonstration of electronic ink technology. ... prime View International Reaches Agreement to Acquire E Ink . June 1, 2009 ... ... On June 1st, 2009 E Ink was purchased by its primary business partner, prime ... Howstuffworks review on Electronic Ink . This technology-related artic...

Hemorrhage

...nion Memorial Hospital of Baltimore, Maryland MD ... Intracerebral hemorrhage can affect any person regardless of age, sex, or race, ... Israeli prime Minister Ariel Sharon suffered massive bleeding in his brain from a type of stroke called a cerebral hemorrhage , his doctors said Wednesday. ...

Esophageal stricture

...ageal Program. S. Mark Taper Foundation Imaging Center ... ... stricture is avoided. With regard to congenital esophageal stenoses, ... The prime time for esophageal stricture . formation is 3 to 4 weeks after injury. ... Esophageal stricture is when the esophagus narrows making it ...

Costochondritis

... While similar, Tietze syndrome is not identical to costochondritis . ... Costochondritis symptoms are similar to Tietze's, the prime difference being ... Occurring in patients of any age, costochondritis means pain at the junction of ... Neither costochondritis nor Tietze'...
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Conservationists seek to identify prime stopover sites for migrating birds

An ambitious effort in avian conservation is underway this spring throughout the New York portion of the Lake Ontario watershed. A legion of highly skilled volunteer ornithologists is helping a team of scientists to identify the best stopover sites for migrating birds in the southern coastal zo...

CACI Awarded a Prime Position on $500 Million, Multiple-Award Program with Biometrics Operations and Support Services

Company to Assist with Solutions and Services to Support U.S. Army's Biometrics Task Force Worldwide ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CACI International Inc (NYSE: CAI ) announced today that it has been awarded a prime contract to support the U.S. Army's Biometrics Task For...

Wistar scientists find key to keeping killer T cells in prime shape for fighting infection, cancer

Like tuning a violin to produce strong, elegant notes, researchers at The Wistar Institute have found multiple receptors on the outside of the body's killer immune system cells which they believe can be selectively targeted to keep the cells in superb infection- and disease-fighting condition. ...

Evolved Machines Selected as a Prime Contractor for DARPA Program to Engineer an Artificial Olfaction System

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolved Machines, Inc. has been selected as a prime contractor under a new Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) program to engineer an artificial olfaction system incorporating "brain-like" neural pattern recognition. The $5.1 million dol...

Meteor no longer prime suspect in great extinction

The greatest mass extinction in Earths history also may have been one of the slowest, according to a study that casts further doubt on the extinction-by-meteor theory. Creeping environmental stress fueled by volcanic eruptions and global warming was the likely cause of the Great Dying 250 milli...

X-effect: female chromosome confirmed a prime driver of speciation

Researchers at the University of Rochester believe they have just confirmed a controversial theory of evolution. The X chromosome is a strikingly powerful force in the origin of new species. Biologists have argued for years whether the X chromosomethe female chromosome in most animalsplays a spec...

Freshwater fish at the top of the food chain evolve more slowly

...r explains. "But there's really only one way to be good at feeding on fish you need a large mouth that can engulf the prey." The largemouth bass is a prime example: "There's no fish out there that's a better fish-feeder," says co-author Peter Wainwright of the University of California at Davis. One key...

UK Identity and Passport Service and IBM Sign 7-year National Biometric Identity Service (NBIS) Contract

...s easier and more convenient. We look forward to extending and enhancing our existing relationship with the IPS and the UK Border Agency." As the prime contractor, IBM will integrate and operate the solution, the majority of which will be built with IBM hardware and software. IBM will obtain integrati...

New technique can fast-track better ionic liquids for biomass pre-treatments

...waste, sawdust, etc. and numerous scientific studies have shown them to be prime candidates for replacing gasoline to meet our transportation needs. However...gineering obstacles that must be solved before this technology is ready for prime time. But the drivers are clear, and ionic liquids offer processing advanta...

Geographic profiling applied to track hunting patterns of white sharks in South Africa

...tions with the highest probability of successful prey capture. It might also suggest that larger sharks competitively exclude smaller sharks from the prime hunting areas. The findings will be published in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Zoology and is now available as an advance online publicati...
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Cardinal Health, Prime Therapeutics Sign Primary Distribution Agreement

DUBLIN, Ohio, July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardinal Health, a global provider of products and services that improve the safety and productivity of health care, today announced a three-year agreement with Prime Therapeutics, one of the nation's leading pharmacy benefit managers, to serve a...

Growth spurts

... limitations of that approach have become clear with the advent of technologies that allow for the observation and manipulation of single molecules. A prime example is the recent first ever direct observations in real-time of the growth of single nanocrystals in solution, which revealed that much of what w...

OmniComm Systems Acquires EDC Assets of Leading Phase I Clinical Software Vendor - Logos Technologies, Ltd.

...re this acquisition represents an important addition to our overall corporate growth strategy; Larger pharmaceutical companies in particular will be a prime consumer of this product. This combined with our recent acquisition of eResearch Technology's data capture unit, positions us well to offer our client...

National Institutes of Health Chooses Web of Science(R) to Power electronic Scientific Portfolio Assistant (eSPA)

...esearch at Thomson Reuters. "We are proud that Web of Science continues to be chosen by NIH and other leading research organizations." As the prime contractor on this award, Discovery Logic will link Web of Science data to NIH grants, clinical trials, publications, invention reports, patents a...

Greenway Medical Technologies To Display Live Interoperability Implementations at 2009 DIA Show

... CCHIT Certified(R) electronic heath record (EHR), prime Suite 2008, will be participating in the Clinical...eous adverse event (AE) reporting and EHRs such as prime Suite (R). Currently, Greenway is the only le...ch scenario and a drug safety scenario. Greenway's prime Suite will highlight the source form within the E...

Life Science Leaders Discuss Strategies for Surviving the Financial Crisis at Yankee Public Relations Symposium

...number of distressed sales." Gene Detroyer , a Director with Five prime Advisors in New York City, emphasized that the current crisis is unlike a...Chief Financial Officer/Senior Vice President; Avjit Roy , Ph.D., Five prime Advisors , Director; Mike Page , United BioSource Corp ., Sr. Direct...

Oclaro(TM) Hits Milestone With Clarity(TM) Fluorescence Filters

... APS division leverages the Oclaro telecom expertise and channels it into biomedical and industrial applications. The Clarity fluorescence filter is a prime example of bringing the best of telecom technology manufacturing into biomedical applications, which represents a strategic focus for the APS division...

Nektar Therapeutics Promotes Lorianne Masuoka, M.D. to Chief Medical Officer

...anagement Group, as well as streamlining our clinical operations." Prior to Nektar, Lorianne was Vice President of Clinical Development at Five prime Therapeutics where she led the advancement of a number of protein and antibody therapeutics in the areas of oncology, immunology and metabolic disease...

CEL-SCI Developing Immune-Based Treatment Against Swine and Other H1N1 Flu Viruses Using Proprietary L.E.A.P.S. Technology

...at, unlike the normal flu which affects the very young and very old most severely, swine flu may be more like the avian flu which hits people in their prime more severely. In addition, LEAPS conjugates may be used to potentially overcome the virus' mutations by focusing on more conserved and common ...

LaVoie Group Selected by Vaccine Developer, Profectus BioSciences, as Agency of Record

...y vaccine design approach combines its pDNA and rVSV platforms via a unique prime boost strategy to enhance immune response. Profectus' broad product pipeli...vestments. Profectus deploys these resources in support of its proprietary prime boost vaccines and its anti-inflammatory small molecules for cancer and chr...

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Antibody

...ne antigen , e.g., a virus hull protein. In binding to such antigens, they can cause agglutination and precipitation of antibody-antigen products prime for phagocytosis by macrophages and other cells, block viral receptors and stimulate other immune responses such as the complement pathway . A...

Homunculus

...n for "little man," sometimes spelled "homonculus") is often used to illustrate the functioning of a system. In the scientific sense of an unknowable prime actor, it can be viewed as an entity or agent . The term appears to have been first used by the alchemist Paracelsus . He once claimed that he...

Human Genome Project

...ge advances in computing technology, a rough draft of the genome was finished in 2000 (announced jointly by US president Bill Clinton and British prime Minister Tony Blair on June 26 , 2000 ), two years earlier than planned. The consortium comprised: China France Germany ...
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Untranslated region

... The five prime untranslated region (5' UTR), also known as ...ly AUG) of the coding region . It... The three prime untranslated region (3' UTR) is a particular...NA (mRNA). It follows the coding region . Five prime untranslated region The five...

Symbiosis

...osis ... The Evolution of Symbiosis ... Mimicry is a form of symbiosis where a species may mimic the colours, patterns, ... Symbiosis is a prime example of this paradigm, by living beside, on, or even ... Symbiosis is a close ecological relationship between the individuals of two (or ... P...

Structural change

... manufacturing economy, or a regulated mixed economy is liberalized. A current structural change in the world economy is globalization. This is a prime example of social structural change . ... Social structural change is also crucial in preventing further protracted conflict. ... Structura...

Somatic

...ety, and educational material. ... to Somatics Educational Resources, ... The premiere site for information about Clinical Somatic Education, prime Somatics , & Hanna Somatic Education, including practitioners, products shopping, articles, ... Somatic - Definition of Somatic at Dicti...

Palindromic Sequence

...ts of Concatenated Sequences. Length. Concatenated prime Sequence . 3 ... The numbers in brackets show the...053600. A052205 - a(n+1) is smallest palindromic prime containing exactly 3 more digits ... Online Med...he native sequence prior to ... Palindromic prime A palindromic ...

Neural

...t widely studied components of the vertebrate embryo. It originates from cells located along the lateral margins of the neural plate. ... The prime examples are biological neural networks, especially the human brain. ... 3 Types of neural networks. 3.1 Single-layer perceptron. 3.2 Multi-laye...

Leader sequence

...e (mRNA), a sequence of mRNA ... The five prime untranslated region (5' UTR), also known as ...31 bases shorter than that of LV and ... Five prime untranslated region The five prime untranslated region ( 5' UTR ), also known as th...

Hypothesis

...hesis and growth of the zeta function. 3.4 Large prime gap conjecture ... 4 Generalizations and analogues...capable of refutation. ... Another page about prime Numbers and ... The Riemann Hypothesis (Another of the prime ... 1901 von Koch showed that the Riemann hypothe...

Homunculus

...nerally, any representation of a human being. It is often used to illustrate the functioning of a system. In the scientific sense of an unknowable prime actor, it can be viewed as an entity or agent. Homunculus is a Japanese manga by Hideo Yamamoto, intended for the seinen audience. It is serializ...
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