CalRHIO Selects RAND-USC to Evaluate Savings Resulting from Use of Statewide Health Information Exchange
California emergency departments first sites for savings measurement
SAN FRANCISCO, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CalRHIO announced today that it has selected the RAND Corporation and the University of Southern California to measure savings resulting
from physicians having se...
Saint Thomas Health Services Partners With Curaspan on Patient Flow Initiative Resulting in Estimated Savings of Nearly $6 Million
NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Saint Thomas Health Services ( www.sths.com ), the leading faith-based health care system in Tennessee, can point to its leadership in addressing today's ever-more pressing mandate to drive down the costs of delivering health care. STHS has done so in p...
National Pharmacy Omnicare Pays 'Unusual' Settlement to Resolve Charges of Generic Drug Switching in Delaware Nursing Homes, Resulting From 'Qui Tam' Lawsuit
Omnicare, Inc., which calls itself "the nation's leading provider of pharmaceutical care for seniors," paid $283,000 to settle Medicaid fraud charges by the State of Delaware. Delaware alleged that the pharmacy had committed Medicaid fraud by illegally switching the drugs of senior cit...
Safety Product Company Sees Increased Inquiries Resulting from H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu)
Kidz-Med Thermofocus 5-in-1 Non-Contact Thermometer Available, Safety Prevention
WESTON, Fla., May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Health Organization heightened awareness in regards to the swine flu by raising the pandemic flu alert to the second highest level below a global outbreak...
Stem Cell Biotherapy Sues Casey Nabavi, Co-Founder and Former President, for Conduct Resulting in Claims by SCB Patients Against Nabavi, Embezzling Money and Converting Other Assets Belonging to SCB and for Wrongfully Establishing Cellulogix Biosciences t
LOS ANGELES and TAMPA, Fla., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Stem Cell Biotherapy ("SCB") announced that it filed a lawsuit today in Los Angeles County Superior Court against the Company's Co-Founder and former President Casey Nabavi of Calabasas, California, for among other things conduct by Nabavi givin...
Aon Benfield Forecasts Potential Impact on the Insurance Industry Resulting From the Alleged Madoff Scandal
LONDON and CHICAGO, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon Benfield, the world's premier reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor, released today a preliminary forecast of direct insured losses resulting
from the alleged Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme.
Resulting in Medical Technology
Isis Reports Reduction of apoB-100 Levels in a Murine Model Resulting in Up to 92% Reduction of Atherosclerosis
CARLSBAD, Calif., April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isis
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS ) presented the results of two studies
designed to assess the impact of lowering apoB-100 on atherosclerosis at
the 2008 Annual Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB)
Conference in A...
Medivation's Dimebon(TM) Significantly Improved Daily Function in Alzheimer's Disease Patients, Resulting in Reduced Need for Caregiver Assistance
- Activities of Daily Living Data from Pivotal Trial Presented at American Academy of Neurology 60th Annual Meeting -
SAN FRANCISCO and CHICAGO, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN ) today announced that Alzheimer's patients
taking the investigationa...
Medivation's Dimebon(TM) Stabilizes Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer's Disease Patients, Resulting in Reduced Caregiver Distress
-- Neuropsychiatric Data from Pivotal Trial Presented at Annual Meeting of American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry --
SAN FRANCISCO and ORLANDO, Fla., March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN ) today announced that clinical results from
its first pivot...
Isis Reports Strong Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter of 2009
... RNA-based technologies and develop drugs that incorporate Isis' technology resulting
in financial benefits as these assets mature.
Isis earned mile...tics. Isis also has made significant innovations beyond human therapeutics resulting
in products that other companies, including Abbott, are commercializing. A...
2,500 Cases Completed With the Magnetic Irrigated Catheter
...This is achieved using computer-controlled, externally applied magnetic fields that govern the motion of the working tip of the catheter or guidewire, resulting
in improved navigation, shorter procedure time and reduced x-ray exposure. The core components of the Stereotaxis system have received regulatory clea...
Nektar Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...ue of $40.4 million in the first half of 2008. This decrease in revenue is primarily the result of lower contract research and manufacturing revenues resulting
from the sale of certain of the company's pulmonary assets to Novartis which occurred on December 31, 2008.
Cash, cash equivalents, and short...
Resulting in Medical Products
Nike Vision Eyewear
Description:...est vision technology for both on-field and everyday performance. The sun collections feature Nikes Max Lens technology that reduces visual distortion resulting
in a larger vision sweet spot for optimal sport performance. New to the collection is a patented Golf Tint lens option that enhances the contrast betw...
Company:Marchon Eyewear Inc.
Description:...ol was designed especially for the ophthalmic surgeon who must remain absolutely steady for long periods of time. A poor stool can unexpectedly shift resulting
in unanticipated hand motion. The Machemer Stool has a solid base of five sturdy casters. A "foot bar" allows the surgeon to adjust the height from 22...
Company:Keeler Instruments Inc.
Wampole ISOSTAT/ISOLATOR Microbial System
Description:...ISOLATOR Microbial System is a blood culture method based on lysis centrifugation. This technology is used to concentrate microorganisms in the sample resulting
in faster isolation and increased recovery of organisms from the blood. The system includes the ISOLATOR 10 mL tube and the ISOLATOR 1.5 mL tube, deve...
Company:Inverness Medical Innovations
Cellulean™ (aminophylline 2.0%) Cellulite Cream
Description:... The fat loss formula's key ingredient of 2.0% aminophylline works by penetrating deep into the skin where it causes the body fat cells to shrink, resulting
in up to 2 inches of body fat loss....
Celluthin Cellulite Lotion
Description:...fat and an increase in the firmness of the thighs. Aminophylline works by penetrating deep into the skin where it causes the body fat cells to shrink, resulting
in up to 2 inches of body fat loss. Celluthin uses a patent-pending delivery system ( called phospholipids) to transport the active ingredients deep i...
AcerMed EMR Orthopaedics Edition
AcerMed's Orthopaedic-Edition EMR software has been intuitively developed in collaboration with
orthopaedic surgeons across the country resulting
in a complete workflow solution that can be tailored
to the needs of an orthopaedic surgeon whether part of a group or in solo practice....
Resulting in Medical Definition
Babies switched at birth
... Twain , later used this plot device in The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson (1893), where two babies, one white and one black, are switched at birth, resulting
in both passing for races that they are not.  It is one of the themes that made for TV movies regularly exploited in the 1970s and 1980s. [...
...surgeons open the arm on its underside so that the resulting
scar is fairly well hidden. A brachioplasty proced...nd belt lipectomy incisions are placed so that the resulting
scar is hidden within most underwear and swimsuit..., RY Body contouring following massive weight loss resulting
from bariatric surgery. Adv Psychosom Med. 2006; 2...
... pulmonary disease), particularly emphysema.
In each of these settings there is full-body wasting, which hits the skeletal muscle especially hard, resulting
in muscle atrophy .
The exact mechanism in which these diseases cause cachexia is poorly understood, but there is probably a ro...
...makes incisions within the deep forehead wrinkles and removes the excess skin, fat and muscle. Incisions are made within the deep wrinkles so that the resulting
scars are hidden and not very noticeable after healing.
2 Current surgical techniques
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... Growth attenuation is an elective medical treatment which involves administering estrogen to cause closure of the epiphyses of the bones , resulting
in a reduced adult height. Since the 1960s this treatment has been performed primarily on children growing toward an adult height considered unaccepta...
Neurobiological Brain Disorder
...ance purposes and special educational services, others, such as pediatric-onset schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, are not globally accepted as such, resulting
in a great discrepancy in educational and medical parity.
See also: Neuropsychiatry
More information on Neurobiological Brain Disorders: ...
Resulting in Medical Dictionary
... who are ... Glaucoma is a group of disorders leading to progressive damage to the optic nerve, and is characterized by loss of nerve tissue resulting
in loss of vision. Glaucoma . Alternative Names Return to top ... Angle-closure (acute) glaucoma occurs when the exit of the aqueous ... Angle-...
... Films productions make innovative use of film language, ... zygotes , zygote ... zygote (zgt) ... zygote - (genetics) the diploid cell resulting
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...ths may be disfiguring and can be removed. The... xanthelasma ( ′zanthə′lazmə ) ( medicine ) Raised yellow plaques occurring around the eyelids, resulting
from lipid-filled cells in the Xanthelasma are seen clinically as oval or elongated yellowish plaques just ... Patients with xanthelasma are t...
...ed Bioskin the latest cold-ligh microphototherapy for the care and the treatment of the vitiligo . Contains an overview of the skin condition resulting
from loss of pigment, treatment options, research news, and more. ...
... vision impairment is vision loss (of a person) to such a degree as to qualify as a handicap through a significant limitation of visual capability resulting
from either disease, trauma, or congenital or degenerative conditions that cannot be corrected by conventional means, such as refractive correction,...
.... Vision Australia, blindness charity ... Visual perception is the ability to interpret information from visible light reaching the eye. The resulting
perception is also known as eyesight, sight or vision . The various physiological components involved in vision are referred to collectively as the...
Resulting in Biological News
Measurement Specialties, Inc. Announces Impact of 'German Business Tax Reform 2008' Resulting in Lower Combined German Tax Rate - Impacts 2Q08 Reported Financial Results
HAMPTON, Va., Oct 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Measurement Specialties,
Inc. (Nasdaq: MEAS ), a designer and manufacturer of sensors and
sensor-based systems, announces the impact of the recently adopted German
Business Tax Reform 2008 on current year financial statements. The German Busines...
Wastewater produces electricity and desalinates water
... brackish or salt water is already abundant, we could use the process to additionally desalinate salty water, clean the wastewater and dump it and the resulting
salt back into the ocean."
Because the salt in the water helps the cell generate electricity, as the central chamber becomes less salty, the conduc...
Protein handlers should be effective treatment target for cancer and Alzheimer's
...ne, for example, that also over expresses the molecule, Her2/Neu, which is over active in some of the most aggressive breast cancers. By comparing the resulting
mouse to one that just over expresses Her2/Neu, they can examine the impact of Hsf1, Dr. Mivechi says.
"That is how these findings will translate ...
Plankton Power and RTDC announce proposed algae-to-biofuels pilot facility on Cape Cod
...ulatory reviews. The pilot facility will provide the required infrastructure for testing commercial scale-up of a breakthrough algae-growth technology resulting
from 20 years of cold saltwater species research and production. The biodiesel from Plankton Power algae is a "drop-in" replacement for home heating o...
Restoring a natural root signal helps to fight a major corn pest
...lp of Monika Frey at the Technical University of Munich, transformed a non-emitting maize line with a gene that encodes an EβC generating enzyme, resulting
in continuous emissions of EβC. Next, the Turlings group in Neuchtel sent Ivan Hiltpold to Missouri, where, under the guidance of Bruce Hibbard o...
Stem cell 'daughters' lead to breast cancer
...epair. There may therefore be a triple whammy effect faulty growth control, faulty DNA repair and expanded luminal progenitor cell numbers ultimately resulting
in breast cancer in some BRCA1 mutation carriers."
Dr Visvader said in the long-term, breast biopsies might be able to reveal misbehaving luminal pr...
Resulting in Biological Technology
Shengtai Pharmaceutical Completes Factory Improvements Resulting in Operational and Environmental Benefits
WEIFANG, Shandong, China, Oct. 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-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 announced that it has
Rochester Medical Reports 31% Increase in Branded Sales Resulting in 9% Overall Sales Growth for the First Quarter
STEWARTVILLE, Minn., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rochester Medical
Corporation (Nasdaq: ROCM ) today announced operating results for its first
quarter ending December 31, 2007.
The Company reported sales of $8,223,000 for the current quarter
compared to $7,512,000 for the first quarter...
Wyeth Will Pursue Claim for Damages Resulting From Teva Pharmaceuticals' Launch of Generic Pantoprazole in Violation of PROTONIX Patent
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth
Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ), today announced it will
pursue a patent infringement claim for lost profits and other damages
against Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. resulting
from Teva's launch of a
REPEL-CV(TM) Adhesion Barrier Receives Endorsement of Kids With Heart
...pen-heart surgical procedures."
Adhesions, or scar tissue, occur after virtually all open-heart surgical procedures, often resulting
in the heart becoming attached to the sternum and other surrounding tissue surfaces. The presence of adhesions represents a prevalent and serious com...
InterMune Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Business Highlights
...with low dose ritonavir in healthy volunteers, important PK parameters showed marked improvement. Clearance of the compound was dramatically reduced, resulting
in significant increases in AUC and drug concentrations at later times. There were no remarkable safety findings. The potential product and patient ...
SEQUENOM Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Highlights
...ond quarter of 2008. The decrease from the comparable period last year was primarily due to softness in capital expenditure in the bioresearch market, resulting
in lower sales of MassARRAY((R)) systems.
Cost of product and service revenue for the second quarter of 2009 was $3.1 million, compared with $5...
Resulting in Biological Products
Anti-Sheep/Goat Sac-Cel - Solid-phase Separation System from IDS Ltd
Description:...ng separation, reducing background signals (NSB; non-specific binding). The resulting
firm, very visible pellet facilitates aspiration or decantation, resulting
in improved precision and the enhanced sensitivity that this confers. Sac-C...
DNA Sequencing from Dominion Pharmakine S.L.
Description:...on. The automated DNA Sequencing is based on Sangers enzymatic method with a thermostable DNA polymerase, which allows cycle sequencing reactions. The resulting
fluorescent products are electrophoresed and detected in a capillary instrument controlled by a computer and the Data Collection Software. The sequenc...
Company:Dominion Pharmakine S.L.
Disposable Staining Tray for Western Blots from PGC Scientifics
Description:...Trays are specifically designed for staining western blots. The reduced size (60 x 75 x 25 mm) of the disposable tray requires less dye and antibodies resulting
in a significant cost savings to the user. Pour spouts in each corner facilitate pouring of liquid. Optically clear APET plastic allows visualization ...
ProFound Label Transfer Sulfo SBED Protein:Protein Interaction Reagent from Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
Description:...in publications featuring Sulfo-SBED in the label transfer application. The resulting
easy-to-use kit also contains Streptavidin-HRP for subsequent detection of ...r the bait:prey complex or the prey protein upon Western blot analysis. The resulting
biotin derivatized complex or prey protein can be detected using streptavid...
Company:Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
Flow Cytometry Kit for Apoptosis from Sigma-Aldrich
Description:...ody. Propidium iodide/RNase A solution is included in the kit to counterstain the total DNA. Features and Benefits: Greater incorporation of Br-dUTP, resulting
in improved detection than found by using biotin- or digoxigenin-conjugated dUTP or by using fluorochrome (fluorescein or BODIPY)-conjugated deoxynucl...
Ion Channel SpliceArray Service from ExonHit Therapeutics Inc.
Description:...e profiled with a patent-protected combination of exon and junction probes that allow robust, specific detection of the two possible molecular species resulting
from each splice event. The GPCR SpliceArray service is provided exclusively by ExonHit, a leader in the field of alternative splicing. SpliceArrays a...
Company:ExonHit Therapeutics Inc.
Resulting in Biological Definition
... Albinism is a genetic condition resulting
in a lack of pigmentation in the eyes, skin and ...ty to have children. The chance of albino children resulting
from the marriage of an albino with a non-albino i...de Barcelona .
Cats can carry genetic albinism, resulting
in white fur and blue eyes. A high percentage of a...
...raits in the phenotype . An example of this would be seen if, when crossing flowers with codominant "blue" and "purple" alleles for petal color, the resulting
offspring would have violet petals. Another exception is co-dominance , where both alleles are active and both traits are expressed at the same time...
...as starvation) as well as damage to the cell's DNA resulting
from toxicity or exposure to ionizing radiation, s...begin an apoptotic process. A fascinating example, resulting
from damage to the genome in the cell nucleus, is ...th structural and functional elements of the cell, resulting
in the previously described morphological changes....
The new agreements commit countries to conserve the biodiversity , develop resources for sustainability and share the benefits resulting
from their use. Under these new rules, it is expected that bioprospecting or collection of natural products has to be allowed by the biodiversity-...
Sticky end/blunt end
... In biology , sticky end and blunt end are the two possible configurations resulting
from the breaking of double-stranded DNA . DNA exhibits a stabilizing interaction between complementary base pairs , providing specificity to the ...
...etal Muscle (striated) Unlike cardiac muscle, skeletal muscle can develop a sustained condition known as tetany through high frequency stimulation, resulting
in overlapping twitches and a phenomenon known as wave summation. At a sufficiently high frequency, tetany occurs, and the contracticle force appears ...
Resulting in Biological Dictionary
...velop from one zygote that splits and forms two embryos. ... zygotes , zygote ... zygote (zgt) ... zygote - (genetics) the diploid cell resulting
from the union of a haploid ... ... zygote – Our zoology dictionary has ecology, physiology, genetics of zygote , and ... sin is the doctr...
...ten use the letter "w" to denote the wild type gene. ... Mutant. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Wild - type gene) ... resulting
in the creation of a new character or trait not found in the wild type . ... Definition and other additional information on Wild type fr...
...Cost.com - New and used books like Wild type Food in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention The Columbus Concept 2nd edition by Fabien De... ... resulting
in the creation of a new character or trait not found in the wild type . ... usage is broader, referring to any organism differing from the wild...
...ten use the letter "w" to denote the wild type gene. ... Mutant. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Wild - type gene) ... resulting
in the creation of a new character or trait not found in the wild type . ... Britannica online encyclopedia article on wild type (geneti...
..... This exhibit features the skeletal system with terms which describe the locations of the parts of the human body ... the vertebral column , resulting
in ... The adult vertebral (spinal) column consists of 26 bones that are grouped as follows: ... congenital defect with incomplete closure of t...
...ells and bacteria cells, determined by the water content of the vacuole, resulting
from osmotic pressure, i.e. the hydrostatic pressure produced by a solution... Osmotic pressure is the pressure that must be applied to a ... It is the resulting
turgor pressure on the cell wall that allows herbaceous ... Turgor pr...