Praise for Sebelius, DeParle From Campaign for America's Future Co-Director Roger Hickey
Encouraged That Obama Is Moving Quickly On Health Reform, Progressives Hail Choice of HHS Secretary and White House Health Reform Office Director
WASHINGTON, March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Campaign for America's Future co-director Roger
Hickey congratulated President Obama t...
Campaign for America's Future Co-Director Roger Hickey Available to Discuss the Future of Health Care Under the Obama and McCain Administrations
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Roger
Co-Director of Campaign for America's Future will be available for
interviews on issues dominating the political arena today, including the
impact of the McCain health plan and findings from a report published in
Health Affairs this...
Healthcare Consulting Leader QHR, Strategic Health Care, Sen. Roger Wicker Partnership Yields $500,000 Grant for King's Daughters Medical Center
QHR hospital client King's Daughters Medical Center (KDMC) in Brookhaven, Miss., is slated to receive a $500,000 federal grant as a part of the 2009 Health and Human Services, and Education spending bill that was approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee earlier this month. KDMC's grant app...
Washington Wizards Guard Roger Mason Jr. to Host Bowling at Lucky Strike to Benefit National Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area
WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Roger
Washington Wizards Guard and Washington, DC native, will host his 1st
Annual Ball for a Cause on July 29 featuring bowling at Lucky Strike in
Chinatown. Several of Roger's teammates are coming out to support the
cause, including Bre...
American Right to Life Endorses U.S. Senator Roger Wicker's 'Life at Conception Act'
DENVER, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The time is right and the
wording is excellent," said Brian Rohrbough, president of American Right to
Life. "This bill recognizes the God-given Right to Life of every human
being and by doing so, without compromise, it will end the slaughter of
Protalix BioTherapeutics Appoints Professor Roger D. Kornberg to Board of Directors
CARMIEL, Israel, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Protalix
BioTherapeutics, Inc. (Amex: PLX ), announced today that Professor Roger
Kornberg, renowned Biochemist and laureate of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry,
has been appointed to the Company's board of directors.
Professor Kornberg is a...
Ashley Forms Partnership With Roger Burgess and ProCare Rx to Carry Gotham Banner into 2008 and Beyond
NEW YORK and ATLANTA, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than 48 hours after
learning of his longtime sponsor's sudden and unexpected hiatus from drag
racing, Mike Ashley has acquired primary funding for his NHRA Funny Car
team for 2008 and beyond.
The Legendary Sir Roger Moore to be Honored at The Thalians 52nd Anniversary Gala On October 21, 2007 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel to Benefit The Thalians Mental Health Center at Cedars Sinai
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Sir Roger
Moore, considered by
millions worldwide as the most elegant and debonair "James Bond," will be
honored by The Thalians at their 52nd Anniversary Ball on Sunday evening,
October 21 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, it was announced by The Thalians
Covidien receives FDA clearance for its Puritan Bennett 840 ventilator system
...nchrony between a patient and the ventilator, which in turn might impede weaning and increase the time that the patient is ventilator-dependent," said roger
S. Mecca, M.D., Vice President, Medical Affairs, Respiratory and Monitoring Solutions, Covidien. "Covidien now offers software that quickly adjusts fo...
Sen. Brown, Hacker, to Release New Paper On How Public Plan in House and Senate Bills Measure Up
...h care expert Jacob Hacker and Campaign for America's Future co-director roger
Hickey on a conference call Thursday morning to brief reporters on a new... ET
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Dr. Roger Kenneth Hershline PhD MD, CEO of Global Humanceuticals, Inc. Donates New HIV Drug
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- At approximately 3:21
PM today, Dr. Roger
Kenneth Hershline PhD MD, Chairman and Founder of
CureHIV.us, agreed to act as a conduit to provide samples of Global
Humanceuticals, Inc's., new extremely effective, safe and stable drug
candidate to p...
Vectibix(R) in Combination With Chemotherapy Significantly Improved Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
...atic colorectal cancer (mCRC).
"We believe that these data document an important advance for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer," said roger
M. Perlmutter, M.D., Ph.D., executive vice president of Research and Development at Amgen. "These are the first prospective Phase 3 data to demonstrat...
Amgen Announces Positive Top-Line Results for Denosumab in Trial for Delay of Skeletal Related Events in Bone Metastases Patients Compared to Zometa(R)
...cer patients with solid tumors that have metastasized to the bone, and to patients with multiple myeloma, both groups who routinely suffer SREs," said roger
M. Perlmutter, M.D., Ph.D., executive vice president of Research and Development at Amgen. "We are very encouraged by the overall strength of the dat...
Tibotec Pharmaceuticals Announces Agreement to Develop and Commercialize a New Fixed-Dose Combination of TMC278 and Truvada(R) With Gilead Sciences
...e tablet and help to simplify HIV therapy.
"A simplified regimen may help improve patient adherence and decrease overall pill burden," said roger
Pomerantz, MD, President Tibotec R&D. "We are very pleased to collaborate with Gilead, one of the leading companies in the fight against HIV/AIDS,...
Denosumab Demonstrates Superiority Over Zometa(R) in Pivotal Phase 3 Head-to-Head Trial in Breast Cancer Patients With Bone Metastases
... complications of bone metastases in breast cancer patients better than the current standard of care, and with a favorable benefit/risk profile," said roger
M. Perlmutter, M.D., Ph.D., executive vice president of Research and Development at Amgen. "These results underscore the importance of the RANK Ligand...
Celladon Provides MYDICAR(R) Program Update of First-In-Human Trial for Advanced Heart Failure at American Society of Gene Therapy Annual Meeting
...ell for commercial product development of MYDICAR and important to potential strategic partners. "
Celladon scientists, led by company co-founder roger
J. Hajjar, M.D., Director of the Cardiovascular Research Center at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, developed MYDICAR for restoring the SERCA...
FDA Approves ADCIRCA(TM) (Tadalafil) Tablets for the Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
...oks forward to working closely with the PAH community as we prepare to launch ADCIRCA in the United States at the beginning of August this year," said roger
Jeffs, Ph.D., United Therapeutics' President and Chief Operating Officer.
United Therapeutics will host a half-hour tele...
Creighton Medical Laboratories First to Offer New Cancer Test
...een detectable with the current testing methods, which really underscores the importance of having this new testing method available clinically."
Brumback, M.D., chair of the Department of Pathology at Creighton University School of Medicine, said, "We feel that SNP array karyotyping will beco...
FDA Accepts Arno Therapeutics' IND for AR-12 a PDK1 Inhibitor That Blocks the PI3K/Akt Pathway
...so shows promising activity in combination with several widely used approved cytotoxic as well as molecularly targeted anti-cancer agents," stated Dr. roger
G. Berlin, Chief Executive Officer of Arno.
AR-12 is a potentially first-in-class, orally available, PDK1 inhibitor that blocks ...
Glivec(R) is the First Adjuvant Treatment Approved in the UK to Delay Return of Gastrointestinal Cancer After Surgery
...at than the initial
tumours.(3,4,7) The availability of Glivec for this patient population
addresses a previously unmet need for GIST patients.
Wilson, of patient group Sarcoma UK said: "After GIST surgery,
patients have to live with the knowledge that there is around a 50 percent
chance of th...
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Wolf Prize in Medicine
1978 George D. Snell , Jean Dausset , Jon J. van Rood
W. Sperry , Arvid Carlsson , Oleh Hornykiewicz
1980 Cesar Milstein , ...inster , Mario R. Capecchi , Oliver Smithies
2004 Robert A. Weinberg , roger
2005 Alexander Levitzki , Anthony R. Hunter , Anthony J. Pawso...
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...he ... of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Somke: A Report of the ... Trade organization open to all national growers' associations. ... statues, roger
Quarles (Burley Tobacco Cooperative Association, Kentucky, USA) ... Information about tobacco use prevention and education in MOntana ... T...
...dam Arkin, Joely Fisher, Giancarlo Esposito. ... Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Thirst (1998) (TV) ... ... critic roger
Ebert awarded thirst three out of a ... Bloody Disgusting Horror - " Thirst (Kr)" Movie Info ... "Festival de Cannes: Thirst ". festival-cannes.co...
...rophoresis tutorial. ... It simulation, protein electrophoresis happens automatically and ... A Basic Primer to Protein . Electrophoresis . roger
Biringer. 1D- IEF. Isoelectric. Focussing (IEF) ... to 1 mg of total protein is. dissolved in a fixed amount ... In this experiment, total prot...
... Pink eye can also be caused by bacteria from feces, pet hair, or by smoke or other fumes. ... The villain roger
Pink - Eye of the television series Grossology has this ... Get information about pink eye types (viral, bacterial, allergic conjunctivitis)...
...toms, expectations, home care, signs of concern, and treatment. After a storm the sea is in agitation . ... a logical agitation of the matter — roger
L'Estrange. ... Retrieved from "http://en.wiktionary.org /wiki/ agitation " ... Extreme agitation can lead to confusion, hyperactivity, and ou...
... frequently also have panic disorder. ... Madeleine Vionnet - Fashion Designer Encyclopedia, Adrienne Vittadini - Fashion Designer Encyclopedia, roger
Vivier - Fashion Designer Encyclopedia, Michaele ... Definition of the disorder, which literally means "fear of open spaces. Agoraphobia ......
Roger in Biological News
CI president receives Roger Tory Peterson Medal
Arlington, VA Russell A. Mittermeier, the president of Conservation International and a global leader in biodiversity conservation, has received the Roger
Tory Peterson Medal from the Harvard Museum of Natural History.
Mittermeier is a renowned field biologist and conservation strategist who h...
Wildlife biologist named Roger Tory Peterson Medal recipient, speaker
Russell Mittermeier, renowned wildlife biologist and president of Conservation International, has been selected to receive the 12th annual Roger
Tory Peterson Medal presented by the Harvard Museum of Natural History (HMNH). Mittermeier will deliver the Roger
Tory Peterson Memorial Lecture on April...
University of Hawaii at Manoa researchers reveal ocean acidification at Station ALOHA
...y and sampling intensity to document the rate of change of ocean pH and shed light on the factors controlling its variability. In 1988, Dave Karl and roger
Lukas of the School of Ocean, Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa founded the Hawaii Ocean Time-series (HO...
Researchers team up to provide new hope for childhood hunger
...s that contain all the necessary nutrients for human health in appropriate amounts could very well become the ultimate solution to malnutrition," said roger
N. Beachy, president, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.
"Mark Manary is an internationally recognized leader in child nutrition research. He ha...
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology increases impact, international reach
...2 months," added the interventional radiologist who is an adjunct professor at Boston University and the chair of the diagnostic imaging department at roger
Williams Medical Center in Providence, R.I.
JVIR new manuscript submissions have increased significantly since the beginning of 2007, with a growi...
Following the dietary guidelines may slow heart disease in women
...age compliance through education among the general public, health care professionals, and public health policy decision-makers," said ASN Spokesperson roger
Broecker: 'What we need are tougher measures against climate change'
Despite everything, Broecker believes that "the next hundred years will be very interesting. I'd love to be around to see what happens. The late roger
Revelle said that this was mankind's greatest geophysical experiment, and he was pretty much right. Some changes will be good, and others bad...".
Manatees can probably hear which directions boats approach from
...reatures. Both young males had been trained previously to participate in a series of sensory studies, so Colbert, Joseph Gaspard 3rd, Gordon Bauer and roger
Reep trained the animals to swim to a specific stationing platform in their enclosure where they could listen to sounds played from one of four speake...
American Society for Microbiology honors Richard W. Castenholz
... The 2009 American Society for Microbiology (ASM) USFCC/J. roger
Porter Award is being presented to Richard W. Castenholz, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oregon...
P[acman]-generated fruit fly gene 'library': A new research tool
...hoose a gene and find the corresponding clones in the library that cover that gene. Their collaborators at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Drs. roger
Hoskins and Joseph Carlson, played a key role in the design, construction, and annotation of the libraries.
"You can insert a single copy of a gen...
Roger in Biological Technology
GRRL Tech Participant Offered Full Tuition Four-Year Scholarship to Roger Williams University
Expo Concludes with Announcement of RWU Scholarship Award to Middletown High School Sophomore
BRISTOL, R.I., March 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of an ongoing commitment of encouraging young women to pursue careers in science and technology, Roger
Williams University today announce...
ALine, Inc. Expands Management, Adding Roger Anderson, Ph.D., as VP of Operations
ALine increases microfabrication business development capabilities by hiring laboratory reagent and diagnostics industry veteran
(PRWEB) November 6, 2008 -- ALine, Inc., a high-tech provider of rapid prototyping and manufacturing services for microfluidic devices, welco...
SENOMYX CO-FOUNDER AND SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER ROGER TSIEN, PH.D., AWARDED NOBEL PRIZE IN CHEMISTRY
SAN DIEGO, CA, Oct. 10, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senomyx, Inc.
(Nasdaq: SNMX ), a leading company focused on using proprietary technologies
to discover and develop novel flavor ingredients for the food, beverage and
ingredient supply industries, noted today that Senomyx Scientific Found...
New clues about a hydrogen fuel catalyst
...l of the American Chemical Society .
"These studies tell us what is the hardest part of the chemical reaction," said PNNL chemist and study author roger
Rousseau. "If we can find a way to change the hard part, that is, make it easier to release the hydrogen, then we can improve this catalyst."
Sumavel(TM) DosePro(TM) (sumatriptan injection) Approved by FDA for Acute Migraine and Cluster Headache: First Product Featuring Novel DosePro Needle-Free Delivery System
...allenge has been delivering fast relief in a patient acceptable form," said roger
K. Cady, M.D., director of the Headache Care Center in Springfield, Mo. "Su...umavel DosePro - that's a very unusual description in this industry," said roger
Hawley, chief executive officer and director of Zogenix. "We believe our no...
Syngenta and Evogene to Collaborate on Soybean Nematode Resistance
"Syngenta is a leader in advanced breeding to bring our grower customers the best choices to protect yield against soybean pests," stated roger
Kemble, Head Syngenta Crop Genetics Research. "This collaboration complements our in-house trait discovery program, creating new sources of genes for ...
Amgen Exercises Option for Exclusive License to Cytokinetics' Cardiac Contractility Program That Includes CK-1827452
...452 clinical trials, we are excited about the opportunity to advance this molecule," said Amgen Executive Vice President for Research and Development, roger
M. Perlmutter, M.D., Ph. D. "At Amgen, we are focused on developing medicines for patients suffering from grievous illnesses, including heart failure...
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America and Shire Launch Virtual 'IBD March on the Hill' to Increase Funding for Digestive Disease Research
...ch an innovative program that engages IBD patients, friends and family members through social networking to increase IBD awareness and research," said roger
Adsett, senior vice president of Shire's gastrointestinal business unit. "We hope this program will continue to demonstrate our commitment to providin...
NeoStem Obtains Exclusive Worldwide License for Innovative Stem Cell Technology and Applications to Heal Chronic Wounds
...chnology, with pending patent applications, has been developed by Vincent Falanga, M.D., Chairman of the Department of Dermatology and Skin Surgery at roger
Williams Medical Center, Providence, R.I. Dr. Falanga is also Professor of Dermatology and Biochemistry at Boston University School of Medicine , ...
Pharmalink AB Completes Phase II Clinical Study With Renal Disease Drug Nefecon(R)
...date to proof-of-concept.
The concept underlying the renal disease product candidate Nefecon is a
patented invention by Professors Bengt Fellstrom and roger
Uppsala University , Sweden. It is delivered using Archimedes' proprietary
TARGIT(R) drug delivery technology which enables the localized...
Roger in Biological Definition
...eries Fullmetal Alchemist and in the comic Hellboy , the word homunculus describes any man-made human created via alchemy. A homunculus named roger
figures greatly into some of the Hellboy stories.
In the video game Shadow of Memories , Homunculus is the name of an entity that obviously has a...
...uses pellagra . Also known as Vitamin B 3 , Vitamin P or Vitamin PP (for prevents pellagra ).
Discovered by roger
Williams in 1933 . Also known as Vitamin B 5 .
Discovered by D. T. Smith and E. G. Hendrick in 1926 . Deficiency ca...
Roger in Biological Dictionary
...gical ... 8 Historical development of the species concept. 9 See also. 10 Notes ... Species is a 1995 science fiction horror film directed by roger
Donaldson, and starring Natasha Henstridge, Ben Kingsley, Michael Madsen, Forest Whitaker, Alfred Molina and Marg Helgenberger. It was given an R rati...
... ... The Photon 320 cameras operate at a 30 Hz (25 Hz PAL) frame rate. ... PHOTON : Digital Professional Photography by Advertising Photographer roger
Silberstein ... Photon studio carries out Advertising Photography by Professional ... ...
... positive gravitropism because they grow in the same direction of ... Click here to see a video showing gravitropism . (The video is courtesy of roger
Hangarter's lab) ... are called tropisms ( gravitropism for gravity and ... Perhaps these changes are also important in normal gravitropism . Fu...
...ate with sedative and hypnotic effects; ... Madeleine Vionnet - Fashion Designer Encyclopedia, Adrienne Vittadini - Fashion Designer Encyclopedia, roger
Vivier - Fashion Designer Encyclopedia, Michaele ... Discusses actions and effects of barbiturates and non- barbiturate sedative-hypnotics, with...