Climate Change Reorganized Tibetan Culture 700 Years Ago: Study
Changes in weather 700 years ago might have forced Tibetans to reorganize their society, an anthropologist has claimed.
Mark Aldenderfer of the University of Arizona, who is leading a research project in far western Tibet, is quoted by national Geographic as saying in preliminary findings...
Dr. Christopher Olivia Appointed to Foundation Radiology Group Board of Directors
...mployer in Western Pennsylvania. During his tenure at WPAHS, Dr. Olivia has reorganized
the System's leadership structure and devised operational performance impro...contract with the region's dominant payor, secured gains in public funding, reorganized
the System's Graduate Medical Education programs and established quality an...
Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Hires Patient Safety Liaison to Help Healthcare Facilities Implement Guidance
...nducted educational sessions for failure mode and effects analysis, common cause analysis, root cause analysis (RCA) and just cause education. He also reorganized
the complaint process at UPMC McKeesport resulting in a 35% increase in patient satisfaction with the timeliness of a complaint resolution.
Endo Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... with $0.51 in the same period in 2008.
"We had a solid first quarter during which we diversified our commercial business beyond pain management, reorganized
our sales and marketing and R&D groups, and repositioned our company for sustainable future growth," said Dave Holveck, president and chief execut...
NBTY Reports Second Quarter Results
...with the prior like quarter, gross profit percentage for this division increased 5% to 64%; average order size increased $8 to $78. This division was reorganized
during the first fiscal quarter of 2009. Online sales represented 43% of total Direct Response/E-Commerce sales. Puritan's Pride is the leader in th...
Free Bilingual Eye Exam Guide Now Available to Eyecare Professionals
...vide flexibility and ease-of-use, the guide is packaged to
serve as a counter top waiting room display and is assembled in a manner that
can be easily reorganized
to fit the order in which the eye doctor performs
"Tools like the What to Expect: Bilingual Eye Exam Guide are important
HITSP to Address Provisions of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
...13 interoperability specifications and 60 related constructs -- will be leveraged to create new streamlined electronic standards implementation guides reorganized
around the ARRA milestones. This will result in compact, easy-to-implement, and flexible guidance to support the meaningful use of EHRs and protection...
William J. Robb, III, MD, Elected Chair of Academy Board of Specialty Societies
...ormed decision making in older patients.
As Chair of the BOS, Dr. Robb will focus on:
The completion and implementation of the reorganized
The role of orthopaedics for both health care reform and medical information technology
Increased collaboration with the AAOS Boar...
Susan Torroella Joins MEDEX Global Group as COO
...ntified her as one of the Top 100 Most Inspiring Leaders in the life sciences industry.
Most recently, Torroella anticipated regulatory trends and reorganized
Columbia MedCom Group into two legally distinct subsidiaries. She also led her executive management team in the purchase of the company under an emplo...
LCA-Vision Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results
..., which have resulted in improvements in exam show-rate, patient conversion and treatment show-rate;
In the area of operations, management has reorganized
and strengthened the company's organizational structure, including the hiring of senior executives with responsibility for operations and call center ...
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DATATRAK International Reports First Quarter Results for 2008
...ted by a near record volume of approximately $4.1
million of new business during the fourth quarter of 2007, a reflection of
positive results from our reorganized
marketing and sales efforts. We were
careful to frame our anticipated return to growth as a gradual, but
positive trend, stating it was certainly poss...
Stryker's Biotech Division Receives FDA Warning Letter
...ty -- Established new company-wide standard operating procedures for quality processes that will be implemented consistently at each division -- reorganized
quality functions at the plant, division and corporate levels and increased third-party monitoring at all levels -- Tied a significant portion of...
Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results
...Vice President, Business Development and Project Management to accelerate partnership discussions for Nabi's NicVAX and StaphVAX programs
the Nabi employee base to better align with the new internal structure -- Nabi has eliminated a total of 65 positions and expects to realize f...
Reorganized in Medical Dictionary
...apped to them. ... Finding a gene on a chromosome map. Accessing gene and protein sequences ... We are investigating how chromosomes are reorganized
during this unique cell ... We have recorded large-scale chromosome movements during the stages of homolog ... Researchers at the Department o...
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Partnership to accelerate Trudeau Institute discoveries to patient care
...nally created as a tuberculosis treatment center in 1884. With the advent of antibiotics in the middle of the last century, however, the institute was reorganized
as a research organization, with a specific mission to learn how the immune system responds to infectious diseases. Today, Trudeau is credited with a ...
Forgotten but not gone -- how the brain takes care of things
...ntly opts to save a few appendages for a rainy day", Hbener continues. And true enough, when the same eye was later inactivated again, the nerve cells reorganized
themselves much more quickly - because they could make use of the appendages that had stayed in place.
Many of the appenda...
Breast cancer cells recycle to escape death by hormonal therapy
...mbination with an antiestrogen, could move relatively quickly into human testing.
During autophagy, the internal pH for the recycling center of the reorganized
cell gets acidic and chloroquine increases pH. "If you add this particular inhibitor of the recycling center, you alter the pH and block its ability t...
Spradling receives Gruber Foundation Genetics Prize for new genetic techniques
...ered how groups of germ cells work together to enable some of them to develop into functional eggs. In both flies and mice, cytoplasmic filaments are reorganized
and organelles are transported from cell to cell as part of this process. The reason these events take place remains unproven, but Spradling believes...
Atomic bomb survivor, scientists mark 60 years of long-term radiation study
...urvivors of the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. First known as the Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission (ABCC), the study group was reorganized
in 1975 to form the Radiation Effects Research Foundation (RERF), which is now a cooperative Japan-U.S. research organization. To commemorate the man...
Latest Integrated Microbial Genomes data management system update release
...hrough the computation of fused genes and by filling in various RNA genes missing from the original genome data sets.
IMG's user interface has been reorganized
and enhanced to improve ease of use. IMG's user manual, UsingIMG, has been revised and extended. For more details, see What's New (and Using IMG at h...
Everything in its place: Researchers identify brain cells used to categorize images
...course of several weeks, the monkeys were retrained to group the same visual patterns into two new categories. Parietal cortex activity was completely reorganized
as a result of this retraining and encoded the visual patterns according to the newly learned categories.
"This research helps to further the under...
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Caliper Life Sciences Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results
...erated $17.8 million of cash proceeds, in addition to approximately $2.0 million of liabilities that were assumed by the purchasers.
its product and service offerings into three core business areas -- Imaging, Research, and Caliper Discovery Alliances and Services (CDAS) -- with the...
Physicians in Europe Rate Novartis #1 on Service Delivery, While Merck Earns Top Honors in the US
...ying a role.
"We also suspect that sales force structure and strategy changes could be having an impact. Many companies significantly reduced and reorganized
sales forces during 2008, which could have a direct effect on rep interactions, particularly if changes don't go smoothly. Disruptions in relationshi...
Caliper Life Sciences Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results; Sharpens Growth Focus, Strengthens Balance Sheet and Reduces Costs
-- Caliper Completed a Restructuring into Three Strategic Business
Units to Sharpen Focus on Core Product Lines. During the third quarter,
its various products and services along three core
business areas -- Discovery Research (Research), Optical Molecular Imaging
(Imaging), and Caliper D...
La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology Wows With New Website
... and will now be used as both an information portal and a
marketing and fundraising tool. "We are so impressed by the Specto Design
creative team. The reorganized
content on the site and superior visual
impact reflects our cutting-edge research. Specto really hit the mark for
us," said Erin Righetti, development...
Eklin Medical Reports Record Revenues for 2007
...per study-based, digital image storage and
review solution, designed to grow with practice needs.
Eklin's VIA Practice Management software group was reorganized
Eklin Information Systems Division. A long-time veterinary care executive,
Christine Stafford, was hired as division manager of the new entity....
Wisconsin Historical Society Embraces New Web Site Technology
...dded along with 12 applications and this, according to Ellis, lent itself to wonky navigation. In addition to the new RSS feeds, the Web site redesign reorganized
information, increased WHSs homepage content and updated the sites technology.
We use Moveable Type , a blogging software, and it came with autom...
VC trends, company progress discussed at Mason Wells portfolio meeting
...s like Microsoft and Mastercard.
TeraMedica Inc. : A Milwaukee-based provider of healthcare technology, TeraMedica reported they have successfully reorganized
their base of services under the new brand Evercore. Jim Prekop, CEO of TeraMedica, said a newly expanded sales force has helped them build new connec...
What color is your CEO's parachute?
...o save the company. He took it into Chapter 11 bankruptcy three years ago, and has slashed and burned pay, benefits, pensions and people ever since. A reorganized
UAL is expected to emerge soon from bankruptcy with a new stock offering. The bankruptcy court is allowing company management to receive about 8 perce...
Reorganized in Biological Dictionary
...r lamina . ... The nuclear lamina comprises a series of type V intermediate filaments composed ... Physiologically, the nuclear lamina is reorganized
dynamically throughout the ... Given that the nuclear lamina potentially excludes nucleocapsids from ... Remodelling of the nuclear lamina ...
... ... The events of diplotene– diakinesis prepare chromosomes for their segregation ... Diakinesis bivalents must be condensed, resolved, and reorganized
into a ... diakinesis - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about diakinesis ... diakinesis - definition of diakinesis by the Free Online Dicti...
...ent Chiasma 18 2nd edition by Linda Cummins from... JERUSALEM, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiasma , Inc. today made the following ... Chiasma has reorganized
its Board of Directors and Management team, which is now ... Chiasma Secures $11 Million 1/12/2009 8:54:46 AM More... Chiasma Raises $44 Millio...