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NATB Announces Partnership With Ronald McDonald House Charities(R)

OAK BROOK, Ill., Aug. 7 / PRNewswire / -- Today, Ronald McDonald House Charities ((R)) (RMHC ((R)) ) announced a multi-year partnership with the National Association of Ticket Brokers (NATB) that includes ticket donations to select Ronald McDonald House Charities in the United St...

St. Christopher's Foundation for Children Ronald McDonald Care Mobile(R) Dental Program to be Celebrated at Foundation's Apple Blossom Ball

PHILADELPHIA, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Christopher's Foundation for Children (SCFC) will celebrate the Foundation's Ronald McDonald Care Mobile Dental Program during the fifth annual Apple Blossom Ball fundraiser on May 14, 2009. Since its inception in 2001, the Foundation's dental program has p...

Subaru of America Donates New Outback to Aid Ronald McDonald House Families

CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. has donated a new 2009 Subaru Outback Special Edition to the Ronald McDonald House (RMH) of Southern New Jersey, located in Camden. The All-Wheel Drive Outback, valued at approximately $26,000, will be used to transport RMH famil...

Elephant Ensemble Theater Launches New Tour at the Ronald McDonald House in Long Island

NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elephant Ensemble Theater, a company that brings free performances to children in NYC hospitals, will launch their 2009 tour of The Pirate & the Squid at Long Island's Ronald McDonald House on March 9th. The Ronald McDonald House of Lon...

PR Newswire Provides Grant to Ronald McDonald House and Habitat for Humanity in Cleveland

Cleveland-Based PR Newswire Staff Volunteer Time As Part of the Company's 'Doing Well by Doing Good' Initiative CLEVELAND, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland and the Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity, two non-profit organizations serving the Cleveland community, ...

Ronald McDonald House Charities Brings People Together Like Never Before with First-Ever, Multi-Channel Social Networking Campaign : Charity Finds New Ways to Encourage Seasonal Giving in Tough Economic Times

This December, and on the eve of its 35th Anniversary, Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) will launch an integrated Season of Giving marketing campaign to remind consumers that a little help goes a long way. The initiative, designed to drive personal donations, will also raise awareness for t...

Trailblazing pain pioneer Ronald Melzack to be inducted into Medical Hall of Fame

This release is available in French . Dr. Ronald Melzack O.C., a McGill University psychologist who revolutionized the study and treatment of pain from the 1960s onward, has been inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame. He and his four fellow 2009 inductees from across Canada join...

Wisconsin Farmer Ronald Kusiak Honored With 2008 Jacobson Memorial Award

Award recognizes entrepreneurial achievement by a person with a disability MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Ronald Kusiak, a family farmer from Mosinee, Wis., is the recipient of the 2008 Judd Jacobson Memorial Award. Established in 1992, the Jacobson Award, administered by Courage Center, r...

Car Donations: "Tired Wheels" Turned Into Donation Dollars for Ronald McDonald House Charities, San Diego

Action Donation Services®, charity car, boat and RV donation fund raising specialists, noted today that their five year partnership with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego has resulted in the generation of tens of thousands of dollars to help those served by the Ronald McDonald ...

ULURU Inc. Announces the Appointment of Ronald A. Ahrens to the Board of Directors

ADDISON, Texas, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ULURU Inc. (Amex: ULU) announced today that Ronald A. Ahrens has been appointed to serve on the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Ahrens has been an advisor to Merck & Company, Inc. since 1995, when he retired as President of Merck Consumer H...
Ronald in Medical Technology

ARUP Laboratories Applauds FDA's Decision on the Value of KRAS-Mutation Testing in Colorectal Cancer

...n form of cancer and individuals have a 6 percent lifetime risk of developing this disease," said Executive Vice President of Corporate Communications ronald L. Weiss, MD, MBA. "Our goal is to help our clients improve patient care as well as reduce unnecessary expenditures by promoting the benefits of KRAS...

Researchers Present Safety and Efficacy Results of 429 Patients Treated With Radiofrequency Ablation for Pre-Cancerous Barrett's Esophagus

... "Radiofrequency Ablation of Barrett Esophagus: Outcomes of 429 Patients from a Multi-center Community Practice Registry" and was presented today by ronald E. Pruitt, M.D., Nashville, TN, at a scientific session sponsored by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. The study's author repor...

Novel Vaccine Approach Offers Hope in Fight Against HIV

...ed this study. Johnson's collaborators, in addition to Clark, were Jianchao Zhang, of Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio; Eloisa Yuste and ronald C. Desrosiers of the New England Primate Research Center and Harvard Medical School ; and Bruce C. Schnepp, Mary J. Connell, and Sean M. Greene, of C...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Provides a Corporate Update

...ng, and the completion of patient enrollment of the Phase 3 SPEAR trial, we are now in a position to formalize our strategic partnering process," said ronald Martell, president and chief operating officer of Poniard. "We are seeking a global partner that shares our vision that picoplatin represents a pipel...

USAID Cooperates in Pandemic Preparedness Initiative

...in a pandemic, the exercise will also allow participants to learn about cutting-edge resources designed for pandemic response in the region. Dr. ronald Waldman, coordinator of the USAID Humanitarian Pandemic Preparedness initiative, stressed the importance of pandemic readiness. "We don't know which ...

Muscadine Grape Skin Dietary Supplement Protects against Cancer Therapy Radiation Side Effects

... Cancer Research, in Denver, Colorado. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/CL01715 ) The results were reported by Dr. ronald Carsten , who led the studies investigating the preventative effects of Muscadine grape skin powder on irradiated mice. The mice consumed the powder...

DaVita Abstracts Accepted Into National Kidney Foundation's 2009 Spring Symposium

...is (HD) Patients Authors: John Robertson, Debbie Benner, ronald Levine DaVita Inc., El Segundo, CA -- Title: Day-To Day, W... First 90 Days Authors: John Robertson, Pooja Goel, Grace Chen, ronald Levine, Debbie Benner, and Amy Burdan DaVita Inc., El Seg...

Positive Phase II Study of Pacira's EXPAREL(TM) (DepoBupivacaine) in Hernia Repair Presented at the Postgraduate Assembly in Anesthesiology (PGA)

...perative pain management and welcomes the potential advance EXPAREL presents in overcoming limitations of conventional bupivacaine formulations," said ronald Burch, M.D., PhD, Chief Medical Officer, Pacira. "EXPAREL, currently in late Phase III clinical development, is being studied in several different typ...

Positive Phase II Study of Pacira's EXPAREL(TM) (DepoBupivacaine) in Total Knee Arthroplasty Presented at International College of Surgeons World Congress

...y when pain is the most intense. "The results of this study clearly demonstrate the potential of EXPAREL in fulfilling this unmet need," said ronald Burch, M.D, PhD, Chief Medical Officer, Pacira. "EXPAREL represents an important advance in pain control that allows for extended delivery of bupivac...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Management Changes and Focus on Development and Commercialization of Picoplatin

...f her resignation from the Company to pursue another employment opportunity. Ms. Loewy's last day of employment will be November 28. Dr. McMahon and ronald Martell, president and chief operating officer, will assume Ms. Loewy's responsibilities while the company conducts a search to fill the chief financi...
Ronald in Medical Dictionary

Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

... in San Francisco hosted by the Chemical Injury Information Network (CIIN.org) Multiple Chemical Sensitivities . Researched and Written by ronald J. ... multiple chemical ... of chemical sensitivity are multiple in nature. ... Multiple chemical sensitivity (MCS), also known a...

Left

...al, sinistrous, larboard, port, ... Amazon.com: Commies: A Journey Through the Old Left , the New Left and the Leftover Left (9781893554054): ronald Radosh: Books Definition of left from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word game...

Intoxication

...nse holders - we want to hear from you, too! ... Shop Barnes & Noble for " Intoxication : The Universal Drive for Mind-Altering Substances" by ronald K. Siegel, Ph. D. Siegel. Find a wide selection of Psychopathology... Is star fruit is ... from that neurotoxin and thus risk "star fruit intoxic...

Genitourinary system

... ... Our textbook brings together more than 100 internationally leading scientists to ... Microbiology of the Genitourinary System Allan Ross ronald Michelle J. Alfa ... ...

Fatigue

...s of this symptom. ... Chances are you know what's causing your fatigue . ... ... of Orthostatic Intolerance in the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome by ronald Schondorf PhD, MD and ... ABSTRACT: Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) or myalgic ... ... the fatigue that ... the person who experiences fatig...

Debridement

...mline Autolytic debridement can be achieved with the use of ... Click here to see our new section on Maggot Debridement Therapy written by Dr. ronald Sherman. ... Maggot Debridement Therapy (MDT) is the medical use of live maggots (fly larvae) ... Advantages and disadvantages of maggot debrid...

CHEM

...iscounts. Chem -Dry Express. Central NJ's Leading Cleaning Co. Call Us Today for a Free Estimate. 2009 Alumni Slide Show. Chem News Letter. ronald Baumgarten in memoriam. Query: Maintained by Stan ... © University of Illinois at Chicago, 1998 - 2005. ... CHEM Group offers contract manufactu...

Beriberi

...s of encyclopedia entries, research information, and more. BERI-BERI , a tropical disease of the greatest antiquity, and known to the ... Major ronald Ross suggested that beriberi was really arsenical poisoning. ... Beriberi is a thiamine or vitamin ... Dry beriberi and Wernicke-Korsako...

Anesthesiology

...rtment of Anesthesiology is part of The Ohio State University Medical ... ronald L. Harter, MD Named Chair. Accredited Cardiothoracic Fellowship ... Exa..... This site is published by the Department of Anesthesiology (Webmaster: ronald S. Levy, MD) ... ...
Ronald in Biological News

Gene therapy could expand stem cells' promise

...ithout a conductor. This is an issue that can be dealt with and we have the technology to do that in the form of gene therapy," says senior author Dr. ronald G. Crystal, chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, and the Bruce...

Ma and Pa solutions to global warming

...ies, and renewable energy sources, according to a perspective article published in the current issue of the International Journal of Private Law . ronald Griffin, Professor of Law at Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas, asks what can leaders do for a desperate and aging population in an environment face...

Understanding soil carbon sequestration: New book presents key concepts

...rst edition and new invited authors. Soil Carbon Sequestration and the Greenhouse Effect was edited by Rattan Lal, the Ohio State University, and ronald Follet, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Fort Collins, CO. The primary geographical focus of the book is North America, with many of the chapter...

Pitt researchers describe molecular '2-step' leading to protein clumps of Huntington's disease

...s in which a certain protein, different for each disease, contains polyglutamine, a stretch of repeating blocks of the amino acid glutamine, explained ronald Wetzel, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Structural Biology and member of the Pittsburgh Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases at the Universi...

Commercial ships spew half as much particulate pollution as world's cars

...s, which is jointly supported by NOAA and the University of Colorado, Boulder. During the summer of 2006, Lack and colleagues, aboard the NOAA ship ronald H. Brown, analyzed the exhaust from over 200 commercial vessels, including cargo ships, tankers and cruise ships, in the Gulf of Mexico, Galveston Bay...

Will large amounts of soil carbon be released if grasslands are converted to energy crops?

...ly at any depth during the 6 years of the study. There was no loss of sequestered soil carbon during 6 years of continuous no-till corn production. ronald Follett, who led this study, states, "If Conservation Reserve Program grasslands are converted to grain crop production, data from this study strongly...

Statin therapy ineffective in breast cancer prevention

...s are subject to confounding factors, have yielded mixed results when examining breast cancer. Scientists under the auspices of the NCI, including ronald Lubet, Ph.D., an NCI program director, and Clinton Grubbs, Ph.D., director of the Chemoprevention Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham co...

BioScience tip sheet, February 2009

...asz, Nigel A. Clark, Jacquie Clark, Simon Gillings, Albert S. Gates, Patricia M. Gonzlez, Daniel E. Hernandez, Clive D. T. Minton, R. I. Guy Morrison, ronald R. Porter, R. Ken Ross, and C. Richard Veitch. The authors present data indicating that the 2007 horseshoe crab harvest in Delaware Bay exceeds that...

Stress may hasten the growth of melanoma tumors

...holamine that functions as a stress hormone. In times of increased stress, levels of norepinephrine increase in the bloodstream. Yang and colleague ronald Glaser were looking for changes in the levels of three proteins released by the cells. Glaser is a professor of molecular virology, immunology and med...

First Science from the Compact Light Source: A miniature synchrotron for your home lab

... promised to have a broad impact across the spectrum of x-ray science. Today, at the 39th Winter Colloquium on the Physics of Quantum Electronics, ronald Ruth, Ph.D., president of Lyncean Technologies, announced that the CLS has started delivering on this promise by achieving three key milestones using ...
Ronald in Biological Technology

Mindray Appoints Mr. Ronald Ede as Chief Financial Officer

SHENZHEN, China, March 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR ), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices worldwide, today announced the appointment of Mr. Ronald Ede as Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective as of ...

AMT CEO Ronald Lorijn Steps Down

AMSTERDAM, January 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a leader in the field of human gene therapy, announced today that Dr. Ronald H.W. Lorijn will for personal reasons retire as chief executive officer, effective February 1, 2009. Prof. Sander van D...

[video] Ronald Andrews, CEO of Clarient, Inc. Discusses Agreement With University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine on WallSt.net's 3-Minute Press Show

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Clarient, Inc. (Nasdaq: CLRT ), a premier anatomic pathology and molecular testing services resource for pathologists, oncologists and the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that the company's CEO, Ronald Andrews, is featured in an e...

MiMedx Group, Inc. Adds Ronald G. Wallace to Board of Directors

TAMPA, Fla., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MDXG) announced today that Ronald G. Wallace, former President of UPS International, has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective April 29, 2008. Commenting on the appointment, Thomas D'Alonzo, Ch...

Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. Reports Retirement of Ronald E. Cape, Ph.D., from Board

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. (NTI (R)) (Nasdaq: NTII ) today announced the retirement of Dr. Ronald E. Cape as Director, effective December 31, 2007. Paul Freiman, president and chief executive officer stated, "We have accepted Dr....

The passing of Ronald Reagan, and other Americans, is a reminder of the promise of stem-cell research

MADISON My fathers slow retreat in the face of Alzheimers Disease was typical of how it robs people of their lives. His degeneration was slow, at first, but gathered momentum over time. Independence turned to dependence. At the end, Claude Richmond Still was in otherwise fine physical shape for a ...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals to Host Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results Conference Call on August 4

...2009 to discuss the Company's second quarter 2009 results and provide a corporate update. Jerry McMahon, Ph.D., chairman and chief executive officer, ronald A. Martell, president and chief operating officer, Greg Weaver, senior vice president and chief financial officer and Robert De Jager, M.D., chief med...

WuXi PharmaTech Schedules Second-Quarter 2009 Earnings Release

...maTech are known as WuXi AppTec. For more information, please visit: http://www.wuxiapptec.com . For more information, please contact: ronald Aldridge Director of Investor Relations WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. Tel: +1-201-585-2048 Email: Ron_Aldridge@wuxiapptec.com ...

WuXi PharmaTech Receives Award from BASF

... the time of development cost effectively in discovering and developing drugs and medical devices. For more information, please contact: ronald Aldridge Director of Investor Relations WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. Tel: +1-201-585-2048 Email: Ron_Aldridge@wuxiapptec.com ...

WuXi PharmaTech Named a Top Ten Chinese Outsourcing Enterprise

... the time of development cost effectively in discovering and developing drugs and medical devices. For more information, please contact: ronald Aldridge Director of Investor Relations WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. Tel: +1-201-585-2048 Email: Ron_Aldridge@wuxiapptec.com ...
Ronald in Biological Definition

Bacterium

... Further reading Alcamo, I. Edward. Fundamentals of Microbiology . 5th ed. Menlo Park, California: Benjamin Cumming, 1997. Atlas, ronald M. Principles of Microbiology . St. Louis, Missouri: Mosby, 1995. Holt, John.G. Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology . 9th ed. Baltimor...

Bacterium

... Further reading Alcamo, I. Edward. Fundamentals of Microbiology . 5th ed. Menlo Park, California: Benjamin Cumming, 1997. Atlas, ronald M. Principles of Microbiology . St. Louis, Missouri: Mosby, 1995. Holt, John.G. Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology . 9th ed. Baltimor...

Eugenics

...ctor" rather than concentrating on average or individual heights. By the 1930s, however, these had been reconciled into a single model by the work of ronald Fisher , who developed more powerful statistical models based on the Mendelian laws. Eugenics developed to refer to human selective reproduction wi...

Evolutionary biology

... Applying Evo. Bio to the evolution of diseases, and medical treatment. ronald Fisher Douglas Futuyma Stephen Jay Gould J.B.S. Haldane ...es and (1871) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex ronald Fisher (1930) The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection John Mayna...

Genetics

... 1910 Thomas Hunt Morgan shows that genes reside on chromosomes 1913 Alfred Sturtevant makes the first genetic map of a chromosome 1918 ronald Fisher publishes On the correlation between relatives on the supposition of Mendelian inheritance - the modern synthesis starts. 1913 Gene ma...

Gregor Mendel

...ensued over its significance between William Bateson and Karl Pearson . ronald Fisher in 1918 used Mendelian genetics as the basis of the start of the m...e later been the object of considerable dispute. The renowned statistician ronald Fisher analyzed the results of the F1 ratio and found them to be implausib...

Modern evolutionary synthesis

...ritance. Major figures in the development of the modern synthesis include ronald Fisher , Theodosius Dobzhansky , J.B.S. Haldane , Sewall Wright , Julia...ary mechanism with large differences. This issue was finally resolved by ronald Fisher , who in 1918 produced a paper entititled " The Correlation Betwee...

Population genetics

...thesis , its primary founders were Sewall Wright , J. B. S. Haldane and ronald Fisher , who also laid the foundations for the related discipline of quant... geneticists The three founders of population genetics were the Britons ronald Fisher , J.B.S. Haldane and the American Sewall Wright . Fisher and Wri...
Ronald in Biological Dictionary

Synergism

...ne Shopping at DirectTextBook.com - Save up to 80%, buy or rent. New and used books like Drug Synergism and Dose Effect Data Analysis 2nd edition by ronald J... A response to a Calvinist's criticism of synergism , from an Arminian perspective. ... The article begins with definitions of monergism and ...
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