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The Hispanic Got Milk? Campaign Recently Visited Atlanta Promoting the Drink Well. Live Well. Tour!

ATLANTA, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hispanic got milk? Milk Mustache Mobile Drink Well. Live Well. Tour is traveling coast-to-coast to reintroduce Hispanics to this nutrient powerhouse and its array of benefits. The Tour cruised through Atlanta recently hosting free events to encourage local...

New Approach to Progesterone Supplementation in ART Revealed in Recently Published White Paper

Expert Panel: Vaginal Progesterone Preferred for Luteal Support in ART PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals, a leader in the infertility market with the broadest portfolio of treatments in the U.S., today released a white paper titled, Recommendations on the ...

Clinipace Recently Awarded $2.8 Million to Manage Three New Clinical Projects

Projects include electronic data capture (EDC), data management services, clinical monitoring, and biostatistics for several early-stage clinical trials and registries Morrisville, N.C. (PRWEB) February 26, 2009 -- Clinipace , a growing clinical research solutions comp...

FamilyLife Offers Economic Relief and Hope for Baltimore Marriages by Inviting Recently Unemployed Couples to Attend Marriage Conference for Free

FamilyLife Weekend to Remember events to be held Feb. 27 - March 1 and March 20 - 22 in Baltimore BALTIMORE, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- FamilyLife, the global, donor-supported leader in marriage conferences, will present Weekend to Remember in Baltimore on Feb. 27 - March 1 and again March ...

Shengtai Pharmaceutical, Inc. Comments on China's Recently Approved Health Care Reform Plan

WEIFANG, China, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Shengtai Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SGTI) ("Shengtai" or "the Company"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality, pharmaceutical grade glucose products in China, today commented on a recently released State Cou...

1.2 Million Dollars Recently Awarded to Institute for Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research

FJC, a foundation of philanthropic donor-advised funds and the Myeloma Research Foundation are the latest major donors to the "Cure Myeloma Project", an ongoing research initiative at the Institute for Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research, (IMBCR), in Los Angeles, CA LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26 /PRNewsw...
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Wyeth Applauds Six Countries Across Europe, and the Middle East, That Recently Announced the Inclusion of the 7-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV7) in Their Immunization Schedules

MAIDENHEAD, England, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - PREVENAR Vaccine to Help Protect Children Against the Leading Vaccine-Preventable Cause of Death in Young Children Wyeth applauds the countries of Cyprus, Hungary, the Kingdom of Bahrain, Republic of Ireland, Slovak Republic and Swede...

Senesco Expands on Recently Announced Preclinical Pancreatic Islet Data

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senesco Technologies, Inc. ("Senesco" or the "Company") (Amex: SNT ) announced today further details of Dr. Raghavendra Mirmira's preclinical pancreatic islet cell research that was funded by the Company. Using a small interfering RNA (s...

GTx Announces Ostarine Improved Insulin Resistance among Elderly Patients in a Recently Completed Phase II Clinical Trial

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 17, 2007 - GTx, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTXI) announced today that data from a recently conducted Phase II Ostarine(TM) clinical trial of 60 elderly men and 60 postmenopausal women revealed that insulin and glucose levels were reduced and insulin resistance was improved a...

Isis Reports Strong Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter of 2009

..., including the $11 million upfront license fee that Isis received from its recently announced licensing and collaboration agreement with Alnylam. Reg...s and evidence of reduction in tumor markers. Eli Lilly and Company recently completed its Phase 1 study of LY2181308 and presented data confirming that...

SIRO Clinpharm Completes Successful Implementation of Oracle Life Sciences Application Suite

...eeds of pharmaceutical companies across the world. The company has offices in India, USA, Israel and in Germany, Romania, Estonia and Greece. SIRO has recently opened offices in Czech Republic & Spain. ...

Nektar Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... therapeutics to address unmet medical needs by leveraging and expanding its technology platforms to improve and enable molecules. The company recently announced positive Phase 2 results for Oral NKTR-118, its proprietary novel peripheral opioid antagonist that combines Nektar's advanced small molecul...
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Orthotrac Pneumatic Vest

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Beers Criteria

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Canadian Health Libraries Association

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Episodic memory

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Gender-based medicine

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Personalized medicine

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Social medicine

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Worms

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Toxins

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AGU journal highlights -- Aug. 6, 2009

... methane and nitrous oxide in the surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean, from 50 degrees North to 50 degrees South. By extrapolating these values, they recently found that their estimate of the rate of methane emitted by the global ocean is about 10 times less than the values used by the IPCC. Their nitrous ox...

Scary ancient spiders revealed in 3-D models, thanks to new imaging technique

...ay that the spikes may have been a defensive adaption by Eophrynus prestivicii , to make them a less tempting meal for the amphibians that would have recently emerged from the oceans onto land. The study's lead author, Mr Russell Garwood, PhD student from the Department of Earth Science and Engineering at...

Neuropathic pain: The sea provides a new hope of relief

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Plankton Power and RTDC announce proposed algae-to-biofuels pilot facility on Cape Cod

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Hybrid vehicle rebates produce scant environmental benefits, high cost

...When B.C.'s rebate jumped from $1,000 to $2,000 in 2005, the actual cost of reducing carbon emissions more than doubled," he says, noting that Ontario recently increased its rebate to a maximum of $10,000 per hybrid vehicle. The study finds that Canadian provinces that offer rebates have spent an average o...

Restoring a natural root signal helps to fight a major corn pest

...tead of using insecticides, the use of natural enemies of the corn rootworm could be much more environmentally friendly," says Jrg Degenhardt, who was recently appointed professor at the University of Halle. While working in the group of Jonathan Gershenzon at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in ...
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Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Complies with NASDAQ Rule Regarding Recently Filed 10-K

HOPKINTON, Mass., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALSE ) today announced that the report of the Company's independent registered public accounting firm regarding the Company's 2008 financial statements contained an explanatory paragraph regarding the Com...

MedImmune Strengthens Key Leadership Functions to Further Support Recently Expanded, Rapidly Advancing Product Portfolio

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune today announced that it has strengthened its leadership in research, human resources (HR) and regulatory affairs with three key promotions and has also hired a new head of vaccine manufacturing. Peter A. Kiener, D. Phil. has been appointed to...

Texas Boy Receives Wheelchair From New Hampshire Couple's Recently Deceased Granddaughter

FedEx to Deliver Specialized Equipment Free of Charge AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brain Injury Association of Texas (BIATX) today announced that a six-year-old boy in Austin, Texas with significant physical and mental disabilities due to shaken baby syndrome will receiv...

DelSite Nasal Powder Technology Could Reduce Recently Reported Waste in Federal Vaccine Program

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National Stem Cell Holding in Final Stage Negotiations for Exclusive Licensing of its Recently Discovered Biomaterial for Anti-Aging Applications

This development places National Stem Cell in the sector for Anti-aging products and services, presently a $30 Billion Market, and one of the Biggest Marketing Opportunities in the U.S. Today MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Stem Cell Holding, Inc. (O...

ChemoCentryx Demonstrates Recently Discovered Chemokine Receptor CXCR7 is Essential in Tumor Growth

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