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Identity Theft on Agenda at Rocky Mountain Dental Conference

DENVER, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Identity-theft expert Bryan Thornton, director of information security planning for Denver-based idBUSINESS ( www.idbusiness.com ), a company specializing in information security tools for small and mid-sized businesses, will address attendees of the Rocky Mount...

Partial Breast Irradiation Now Provided by Rocky Mountain Oncology Center

CASPER, Wyo., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rocky Mountain Oncology Center (RMOC), is the first cancer center in Wyoming to offer and perform partial breast irradiation treatment. This ground-breaking treatment, offers many patients with early-stage breast cancer a new treatment option. Partia...

US Oncology's Innovent Oncology Division Announces First Agreement Between Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers and Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association

Contract Contains Costs and Improves Patient Outcomes HOUSTON, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovent Oncology today announced that US Oncology-affiliated practice Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers (RMCC) has signed an agreement with the Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association (PERA) to prov...

L.A. City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo, Patient Activists to Unveil New Television Ad Targeting Health Insurers

Announcement Comes on Eve of Health Insurance Convention Expected to Draw Thousands of Protestors to San Francisco Delgadillo to Discuss Legal Efforts to Crack Down on "Unlawful, Fraudulent, and Unfair Business Acts and Practices" of Insurers SAN FRANCISCO, June 18 /PRNe...

The Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children at Presbyterian/St. Luke's is now Member of the Children's Oncology Group

DENVER, March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Presbyterian/St. Luke's Hospital and Rocky Mountain Pediatric Hematology-Oncology are pleased to announce that our program is a Member of the Children's Oncology Group (C.O.G.). C.O.G. is supported by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and is the wo...

Aegis Therapies and Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Announce Scholarship Recipients

FORT SMITH, Ark., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Therapies and its partner in advanced education, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) in Provo, Utah, announced today the second group of Aegis therapists who have been selected to receive a scholarship to Rocky Mountain Univer...

HealthONE(R) Appoints Nationally Renowned Pediatric Cardiologist & Childhood Obesity Expert as First Chief Medical Officer for the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children(SM)

DENVER, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Reginald "Reggie" Washington, a national force in fighting cardiovascular disease and obesity in children, has been appointed the first Chief Medical Officer for HCA-HealthONE LLC's new Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children. Washington starts January 1, 2008,...

Surge in U.S. Cases of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Incidence of the potentially fatal tick-borne illness has nearly tripled, research shows THURSDAY, Oct. 4 (HealthDay News) -- Reports of tick-transmitted Rocky Mountain spotted fever in the United States almost tripled from 695 in 2001 to 1,936 in 2005, researchers say. The potentially fatal ...

Antioxidants Could Halt Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Summertime is for hiking and camping, but it brings with it the risk of tick bites and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. In order to prevent such illnesses, researchers //are looking at the role played by antioxidants like alpha-lipoic acid and green tea and vitamins C and E in preventing infection by ...

Spread Of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Is A Probability, Say Experts

Researcher from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine had said in a research finding to be published in The New England Journal of Medicine that the disease called Rocky Mountain spotted fever may spread faster// than people thought possible, to cause an outbreak. The research highlights ...
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Orkin Warns of Four Pests to Avoid this Fourth of July

...oes that spread WNV are most likely to bite between dusk and dawn. Ticks , most active from May through September, can transmit Lyme disease and rocky Mountain spotted fever. To fight the bite of mosquitoes and protect family members and pets against tick bites: Apply an EP...

Why Wait for an Anti-Aging Drug? Researchers Interviewed on CBS-TV's 60 MINUTES Discover Longevinex(R) Nutriceutical Matrix Activates 9-Fold More Longevity Genes than Plain Resveratrol

...Does Sirtuin1 activation prolong human life? The idea that activation of a single gene -- Sirtuin1 -- may prolong human life, has faced a scientific rocky road since it was first proposed in 2003. Early on it was shown that resveratrol activated the SIR2 gene in simpler life forms and cause yeast cells, ...

New Study Shows PCR and FCR Have Significant Activity in B-cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

...e: Nicholas Di Bella, M.D., rocky Mountain Cancer Centers-Parker: Results of a Phase...ory indolent lymphoma Robert Rifkin, M.D., rocky Mountain Cancer Centers-Midtown: Phase II open lab...on chemotherapy Michael Maris, M.D., M.D., rocky Mountain Cancer Centers-Midtown: Phase II study of...

US Oncology Affiliated Physicians Make a Strong Showing in ASCO Proceedings

...e cancer following docetaxel-based chemotherapy -- Allen Cohn, M.D., rocky Mountain Cancer Centers-Midtown, co-chair, US Oncology GI Cancer Resea... solid tumors Lymphoma and Plasma Cell Disorders -- Alan Feiner, M.D., rocky Mountain Cancer Centers-Rose, and John Mattern, D.O., Virginia Oncolog...

Quantum Immunologics, Inc. and the South Alabama Medical Science Foundation Announce an Early Clinical Evaluation of a Novel Immuno-therapeutic Vaccine for Treating Advanced Human Breast Carcinomas

...fields to implement the mission. To learn more, visit http://www.quantumimmunologics.com . Contacts: For QI, Chuck Broes: 813-849-7885 2701 rocky Point Dr., Ste. 325, Tampa, FL 33607 For USA/SAMSF, Dr. Paul Schwartzenberger, Chief Oncologist: 251-401-1975 This release was issued through eRe...

Colorado Cancer Research Program Will Host Golf Event to 'Drive' the Message that Clinical Trials Play a Vital Role in the Quest to Find a Cure for Cancer

...pold Brothers, Longmont United Hospital, McDonald Automotive Group, Mendel & Company Construction, Metro Denver Anesthesia, Parker Adventist Hospital, rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Sherman & Howard, LLC, Celgene Pharmaceuticals and Coors Brewing Company. "Last year we were able to raise $35,000 for CCRP...

Cardiac Safety Study of Stinger S-200 Published

...: STIY), a leader in electro-stun technology today announced that an animal study of the cardiac safety of the Stinger S-200 was presented at the 2008 rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, which was held April 4-6, 2008. The full paper is available for purchase from the conference website at the followi...

Biomoda to Present Paper on Enhanced Technology for Early Detection of Lung Cancer at Annual SWARM Meeting

...at the Cellular Level" at the 83rd Annual Multidisciplinary Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Southwestern and rocky Mountain (SWARM) Division, Thursday, April 10, in Albuquerque. The paper will focus on Biomoda's non-invasive and cost-efficient screening technolog...

Facet Solutions Enjoys Continued Clinical Success With the Anatomic Facet Replacement System (AFRS(TM))

...all to the AFRS(TM) clinical trial has been very strong. New clinical investigator, Kenneth Pettine, M.D., board-certified orthopedic surgeon with the rocky Mountain Spine Arthoplasty Specialists in Loveland, Colorado is looking forward to offering this new treatment option to his patients. "Recently, I h...
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Allergens, Upper Respiratory Disease Profile, Region 11, Rocky Mountain States (AZ (Mtn), ID (Mtn), NM, WY, CO, MT, UT)

Description: ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in innovative laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu of highly complex and unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of Utah, ARUP Laboratories' client...
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Pipetman Ultra Multichannel 12x20

Description:...ar biology applications: PCR* sequencing, immunology assays, series dispensing into 96-well plates, etc. Used with Diamond Tips from Gilson's patented rocky Rack system, this product will maximize performance and assure productivity. * PCR process is covered by US patents owned by Hoffman-La-Roche, Inc....
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Pipetman Ultra Multichannel 12x300

Description:...ar biology applications: PCR* sequencing, immunology assays, series dispensing into 96-well plates, etc. Used with Diamond Tips from Gilson's patented rocky Rack system, this product will maximize performance and assure productivity. * PCR process is covered by US patents owned by Hoffman-La-Roche, Inc....
Company:Gilson, Inc

Pipetman Ultra Multichannel 8x20

Description:...ar biology applications: PCR* sequencing, immunology assays, series dispensing into 96-well plates, etc. Used with Diamond Tips from Gilson's patented rocky Rack system, this product will maximize performance and assure productivity. * PCR process is covered by US patents owned by Hoffman-La-Roche, Inc....
Company:Gilson, Inc

Pipetman Ultra Multichannel 8x300

Description:...ar biology applications: PCR* sequencing, immunology assays, series dispensing into 96-well plates, etc. Used with Diamond Tips from Gilson's patented rocky Rack system, this product will maximize performance and assure productivity. * PCR process is covered by US patents owned by Hoffman-La-Roche, Inc....
Company:Gilson, Inc

Rickettsia IFA IgM

Features:... Focus Diagnostics now offers a Rickettsial IFA Test Kit for the detection and quantitation of IgG and IgM antibodies to both rocky Mountain spotted fever and Typhus fever. The Focus Diagnostics Rickettsia IFA IgG Kit and the Rickettsia IgM Kit contain IFA substrate slides with fi...
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Rickettsia IFA IgG

Features:... Focus Diagnostics now offers a Rickettsial IFA Test Kit for the detection and quantitation of IgG and IgM antibodies to both rocky Mountain spotted fever and Typhus fever. The Focus Diagnostics Rickettsia IFA IgG Kit and the Rickettsia IgM Kit contain IFA substrate slides with fi...
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Tick bites

... first aid for a tick bite . ... received a tick bite : Remove the tick promptly and ... Insect bites and stings: First aid. Lyme disease. rocky Mountain ... Ticks are small spiderlike insects (arachnids) that bite to fasten themselves onto the skin and feed on blood. Ticks live in the ...

Tick paralysis

...he ... In North America, tick paralysis occurs most commonly in the rocky Mountain and ... Although tick paralysis is a reportable disease in W...with persistent weakness and electromyographic abnormalities. ... ... rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Lyme Disease, Ehrlichiosis, and Tick Paralysis ....

Tick fever

...fused with the bacterial tick -borne infection, rocky Mountain Spotted Fever . rocky Mountain spotted fever is the most lethal and mo...agnosed throughout the Americas. Some synonyms for rocky Mountain spotted fever in other... ...

Rickettsia

... and nucleus of their host cell; Coxiella ... Todar's Online Textbook of Bacteriology chapter on Rickettsia bacteria that cause typhus and rocky Mountain spotted fever. ... Print this Page ... Species in the genus Rickettsia are obligate intracellular symbionts of plants, ... Most Rick...

Organ

...organ you can look at the generator and actually ... ... Høsteland's Unique Organ /Hammond items ... John Durgan's Hauptwerk Organ Project ... rocky Mountain Chapter American Theatre Organ Society, Denver, CO ... St. Joseph's organ ... The new organ was dedicated on November 25, 1973, by ...

Colorado tick fever

...k . It should not be confused with the bacterial tick -borne infection, rocky Mountain Spotted Fever . Colorado tick fever is an acute vira...fever virus (CTFV) ... Colorado tick fever occurs primarily in the rocky Mountain region of the western ... Colorado tick fever - Overview...
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Geoscientists meet to discuss Rocky Mountain geology

Geoscientists will gather soon for the 61st Annual Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Section of the Geological Society of America, being held 11-13 May 2009 in Orem, Utah. Utah Valley University (UVU) is hosting the meeting in their new library building on the UVU campus. Brigham Young University is ...

Colorado Rocky Mountain Region: A Geological Cornucopia

Boulder, CO, USA Follow in the footsteps of these 15 field trips from The Geological Society of America and see firsthand a multitude of geological processes, ancient ecosystems, and Paleoindian settlements. Topics include tracking the Yellowstone hotspot; geoarchaeology in Barger Gulch, Colorado...

Infectious disease expert warns of spread of Rocky Mountain spotted fever

An infectious disease expert at Johns Hopkins who has spent nearly three decades studying the life-threatening, tick-borne infection known as Rocky Mountain spotted fever warns that the first widespread outbreak of the bacterial disease in Arizona is a growing and dangerous sign of how humans can i...

Wildfires set to increase 50 percent by 2050

...e worst affected areas will be the forests in the Pacific Northwest and the rocky Mountains, where the area of forest destroyed by wildfire is predicted to i...lting in larger and more serious fires," explains Spracklen. "In the rocky Mountains we are predicting that the area burnt by wildfires will almost tr...

Supply-Chain Council Announces New Board of Directors and Officers

...trategy, Dell Michael P Wenzel, Director, Commodities Maintenance, US Air Force Nando Galazzo, VP Procurement, Borealis Group rocky Newman, Professor SC & Ops Mgmt, Miami University of Ohio David Malenfant, Vice President, Global Supply Chain, Alcon Labs,...

New theory gives more precise estimates of large-scale biodiversity

... will have a worse impact than people think, while losing half of a large area would turn out better, he said. Harte, who spends his summers in the rocky Mountains studying the impact of climate change on plants, has for decades mulled over the problem of extrapolating from small study plots to large ar...

Coral face 'a stormy future'

... by warm surface waters." The high temperatures cause bleaching, while the storms inflict physical destruction on the corals as well as eroding the rocky platforms they need to grow on, or burying them in sand. "Maintaining coral reef populations in the face of large-scale degradation depends critica...

NOAA report finds threats to California's Cordell Bank Marine Sanctuary

...prior impacts from fishing gear that came into contact with the sanctuary's rocky reef and soft sediment habitats. The report notes that populations of ro... a destination feeding area for local and migratory marine life. Its unique rocky undersea thrives with invertebrates and fishes and is surrounded by the sof...

Toward cheap underwater sensor nets

... working on such a craft, Reef Bot. Closer to home, Benson had first hand knowledge of how sensor nets could be useful for monitoring California's rocky reefs. Outside of school, Benson serves as the Southern California volunteer coordinator for the nonprofit organization Reef Check. Benson oversees th...

Scientists map West coast areas most affected by humans

...an activities affect each marine ecosystem. For example, fertilizer runoff was shown to have a large effect on salt marshes, but a much smaller one on rocky reefs. Then the researchers gathered and processed data on marine ecosystems and human influences. Next they combined data from the first and se...
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Nikon Instruments Begins Direct Sales and Technical Support in Southern California and Rocky Mountain Territories

MELVILLE, N.Y., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Nikon Instruments, Inc. (http://www.nikoninstruments.com ) is pleased to announce that it has begun direct sales and technical support for Nikon's BioScience Microscopes, Confocal Systems and Digital Imaging products, along with Industrial products includ...

Call for papers for Pira International's Global Crop Protection Summit 2009

...rop Protection Summit 2009 will provide the latest information on the most pressing issues facing the industry. The conference will be chaired by rocky Rowe of the European Crop Protection Association and Dr. Rod Parker of AIS Global. The current program includes presentations from Allier Brasil, Crop...

NanoLogix Adds Noted Journalist Bill Scanlon to Provide Media Relations

...erience in science, medical and business writing to NanoLogix, including articles about rapid bio-detection. For the past 18 years, he worked at the rocky Mountain News , until its closing last month. Among his numerous journalism honors are awards for articles about particle physics, politics, ultra-ath...

The Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority Selects Pharmatech Oncology as Preferred Vendor

...thority oversees the commercial development of the Fitzsimons Life Science District, ensuring its legacy as the center of life science pursuits in the rocky Mountain Region. The Colorado Science + Technology Park at Fitzsimons is a 184-acre medical and research park located in the Life Science District,...

Aegera Therapeutics Initiates A Randomized Phase 2 Combination Study of AEG35156 for 1st Line Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

...ollaboration with U.S. Oncology and additional sites will be opened in Canada. The Principal Investigator of this study is Dr. Robert M. Jotte, of the rocky Mountain Cancer Center in Denver, Colorado. The primary objective of this study is to compare the efficacy of the standard of care for this patient ...

Connecticut Technology Council Honors UHY LLP Tech Top 40 Winners

...deo appliance. VBrick Systems is one of the 2008 winners. 2008 Tech Top 40 Companies Advanced Manufacturing Companies: Axsys Technologies, Inc., rocky Hill Bolt Technology Corp., Norwalk M Cubed Technologies, Inc., Trumbull On Site Gas Systems, Inc., Newington Pelham Sloane, Inc., Fairfield- ...

Radiation Therapy Oncology Group and US Oncology Enter Collaboration to Increase Patient Access to National Clinical Trials

...s North, South, and Southwest sites; Willamette Valley (Oregon) Cancer Center; Central Indian Cancer Center-South; Arizona Oncology Associates-Tucson; rocky Mountain Cancer Center-Aurora, and New York Oncology Hematology-Albany. The first US Oncology patient was enrolled in an RTOG trial in March 2008. F...

Connecticut Technology Council Announces UHY LLP Tech Top 40 Winners

...Connecticut's highest honor for technological achievement. 2008 Tech Top 40 Companies Advanced Manufacturing Companies Axsys Technologies, Inc, rocky Hill Bolt Technology Corp., Norwalk M Cubed Technologies, Inc., Trumbull ON Site Gas Systems, Inc., Newington Pelham Sloane, Inc, Fairfield Press...

2008 R&D Innovator of the Year & Scientist of the Year Finalists Announced

...rancisco -- Robert Langer, institute professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- Amory Lovins, co-founder, chairman and chief scientist, rocky Mountain Institute -- Mario Paniccia, Intel fellow, Corporate Technology Group, and director, Photonics Technology Lab, Intel Corp. -- N. Ra...

Aegis Analytical Corp. Showcases Discoverant at Inaugural Venture Capital in the Rockies Fall

... most promising emerging growth companies from the rocky Mountain region, the VCIR Fall conference assemble...IR Fall represents a significant milestone for the rocky Mountain venture capital community and the eight c...it www.vcirfall.com . ABOUT RMVCA The rocky Mountain Venture Capital Association represents th...
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Marine biology

...bitats such as coral reefs , kelp forests , tidepools , muddy, sandy, and rocky bottoms, and the open ocean (pelagic) zone, where solid objects are rare an... are built up by coral and other calcined deposits, usually on top of a rocky outcrop on the ocean floor. Reefs can evolve on other things too though, wh...
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Tetracycline

...e Uses for more information. ... Tetracycline , antibiotic drug used to treat various bacterial infections, including urinary tract infections, rocky Mountain spotted fever, trachoma. Tetracycline may be confused with tetradecyl sulfate ... Tetracycline binds to calcium. ... Hypersensitivity ...

Organ

...r piano and organ sales, service, moving and tuning. ... Høsteland's Unique Organ /Hammond items ... John Durgan's Hauptwerk Organ Project ... rocky Mountain Chapter American Theatre Organ Society, Denver, CO ... Definition of organ from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronu...
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