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US Oncology Announces Retirement of R. Dale Ross and Appointment of Bruce Broussard as Chairman of the Board

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Board of Directors of US Oncology Holdings, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, US Oncology, Inc. (collectively, "US Oncology" or the "Company"), announced that, effective Sept. 1, 2009, R. Dale Ross is retiring as Executive Chair...

Congressmen Mike Ross and Kendrick Meek Introduce Bill to Protect Medicare Patients Who Require Medical Oxygen Therapy at Home

American Association for Homecare Applauds 'Medicare Home Oxygen Therapy Act of 2009' Which Would Repeal Harmful Rules that Cause Confusion, Service Disruption, and Reduced Access to Care for More than One Million Seniors ARLINGTON, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Th...

Prematics Names S. Michael Ross Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Business Development

VIENNA, Va., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Prematics Inc. has selected S. Michael Ross, M.D., MHA, to serve as the company's chief medical officer and senior vice president of business development. Dr. Ross will be responsible for working with the company's health care enterprise clients, helping them lev...

First Woman President of the AVMA to Speak at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine's 2009 Graduation

Mary Beth Leininger, D.V.M., will speak at Ross University's 2009 graduation ceremony at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. North Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) April 20, 2009 -- Ross University is pleased to announce that Mary Beth Leininger, D.V.M., will speak at its 2009 g...

Former U.S. Surgeon General to Speak at Ross University School of Medicine's 2009 Graduation

Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S., will speak at Ross University School of Medicine's 2009 graduation ceremony at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. North Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) April 20, 2009 -- Ross University is pleased to announce that Richard H. Carmona,...

Authentidate Holding Corp. Non-executive Chairman F. Ross Johnson Steps Down From Board of Directors

J. Edward Sheridan Appointed Interim Non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Authentidate Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: ADAT ), a worldwide provider of secure Health Information Exchange and workflow management services, announced ...

Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Appointment of George K. Ross as Director

PALATINE, Ill., Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACPH.OB) is pleased to announce the appointment of George K. Ross to its Board of Directors and Chairman of its Audit Committee. The appointment of Mr. Ross increases the size of the Company's Bo...

Frederick R. Appelbaum, M.D. and Ross C. Donehower, M.D. Join Scientific Advisory Board of Celator(R) Pharmaceuticals

Renowned oncologists bring decades of cancer research and clinical development experience to Celator. PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company working to develop combination chemotherapies to treat different types of cancer,...

Radlink Names John Ross Its New Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Radlink, Inc., a supplier of affordable medical imaging systems to healthcare providers, today announced the appointment of John Ross as executive vice president of Sales and Business Development for the company. "John's medical imaging experience...

Western Australia Witnesses Rise In Ross River Virus Infection

The number of cases diagnosed with Ross River virus has been steadily increasing, with more// than 50 cases diagnosed since December. Another 10 cases have been reported in other parts of the territory. // Furthermore, reports of another 50 diagnosed cases in Western Australia's south over the pas...

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Ross in Medical Technology

2,500 Cases Completed With the Magnetic Irrigated Catheter

...ting of structural heart disease," said Dr. Raul Weiss, associate professor of medicine at The Ohio State University and an electrophysiologist at the ross Heart Hospital in Columbus. "The Thermocool magnetic catheter creates deeper lesions because the catheter remains in contact with the beating heart. ...

Roskamp Institute Identifies New Class of Drugs to Treat Alzheimer's Disease

...m 2001-2004 and a sabbatical postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School , Laboratory of Drug Discovery in Neurology with Dr. Michael Wolfe and Dr. ross Stein from 2002-2003. Dr. Bakshi has a Ph.D. in Bioorganic Chemistry from the Center for Biochemical Technology, New Delhi, and a Master of Science i...

Cepheid Molecular Diagnostic Test for Positive Blood Culture Bottles Categorized 'Moderate Complexity' by FDA

...bligation to update any such forward-looking statement or reasons why results might differ. CONTACTS: For Cepheid Investor Inquiries: Jacquie ross Cepheid Investor Relations 408-400-8329 jacquie.ross@cepheid.com For Media Inquiries: Jared Tipton Cepheid Corporate Communications 4...

Cepheid Announces CE IVD Release of First On-Demand Test for van A/van B Genes Most Associated With Hospital-Acquired VRE Infection

...ons why results might differ. For Media Inquiries: For Cepheid Investor Inquiries: Jared Tipton Jacquie ross Cepheid Corporate Communications Cepheid Investor Relations 408-400-8377 408-400-8329 jared.tipton@cepheid.com ...

CRi Announces New Maestro(TM) EX In Vivo Imaging System with Improved Performance and an Affordable Price

...-inc.com/maestro-pr to find out more about the Maestro EX system. For more information visit our website at http://www.cri-inc.com or contact: ross Nakatsuji CRi Marketing/Sales Group Leader 35-B Cabot Road, Woburn, MA 01801 USA (P) 1-781-935-9099, extension 177, (C) 1-781-405-4000, (E) rnakat...

Cepheid GeneXpert(R) System and Xpert(TM) MRSA Selected for up to 11 Victoria, Australia Hospitals in Rollout of 'Start Clean' Strategy

...results might differ. CONTACTS: For Media Inquiries: For Cepheid Investor Inquiries: Jared Tipton Jacquie ross Cepheid Corporate Communications Cepheid Investor Relations 408-400-8377 Tel: (408) 400 8329 jared.tipton@cepheid.com ...

Positive Mid-Term Results on CryoValve(R) SG Pulmonary Human Heart Valve Presented at Western Thoracic Meeting

...ients who received the CryoValve SG as part of the ross Procedure as compared to the conventionally proces...edom from SVD at five years in patients undergoing ross procedures (79 percent for CryoValve SG versus 78 ...be used for pulmonary valve replacement during the ross Procedure, an operation in which a patient's defec...

Pilot Therapeutics Announces Relaunch as Gene Smart(TM) Health

...er, Dr. Floyd 'Ski' Chilton, we are at the forefront in understanding relationships between nutrition, gene expression, inflammation and health," said ross Consaul, CEO of Gene Smart(TM) Health. The company is developing three distinct businesses: Gene Smart(TM) Therapeutics, Gene Smart(TM) Ingredients,...

New Study Linking 'High Normal' Blood Pressure to Significant Cardiovascular Risk

..., and Europe. For further information, please visit our web site at http://www.atcormedical.com For Further Information, please contact: Duncan ross - AtCor Medical CEO (630) 228-8873 Ivette Almieda - Media Relations (646) 284-9455 ialmeida@hfgcg.com Stacy Dimakakos - Media Relations (646...

Parion Sciences Announces Phase I Clinical Results for Novel Dry Mouth Treatment

...small sample size, demonstrate the potential of this drug candidate to bring relief to a quality of life issue faced daily by these patients," said M. ross Johnson, Parion Chief Executive Officer. "Based on these results, we plan to proceed with a Phase I/IIA study designed to test the efficacy of higher ...
Ross in Medical Definition

Babies switched at birth

...mpanion To American Fiction 1780-1865 . Blackwell Publishing, 192. ISBN 0631234225 . ^ Gregg Crane (2002). "The positivist alternative", in ross Posnock: Race, Citizenship, and Law in American Literature . Cambridge University Press, 174–182. ISBN 0521010934 . ^ Kerry Segrave (1999)...

Neuropsychiatry

...nia Narcissistic/Poor maternal parenting/escapism/ unresolved feelings of homosexuality NMDA receptor activation in the human prefrontal cortex ross et al (2006) Visual hallucination - retinogeniculocalcarine tract, ascending brainstem modulatory structures Mocellin, Walterfang, Velak...
Ross in Medical Dictionary

Tropical Diseases

... poverty and poor ... Find sites for tropical diseases , the infectious diseases including chikungunya, cholera, dengue fever, malaria, and ross river virus infection, which are unique to ... Tropical infectious diseases , those which disproportionately ... the global impact of tropic...

Genitourinary system

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

Breastfeeding your baby

...tfeeding Your Baby . Bottle Feeding. Infant Feeding Guide ... Breastfeeding Difficulties - Mother. Breastfeeding Difficulties - Baby ... ross Pediatrics also provides a booklet called Breastfeeding Your Premature Baby . ... your baby is breastfeeding , write. down the time each fee...

Beriberi

...cyclopedia 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-Korsakoff s...
Ross in Biological News

Seals quickly respond to gain and loss of habitat under climate change

...ciences, Durham University, found that when the Antarctic ice sheets of the ross Sea Embayment retreated in the Holocene period 8,000 years ago, elephant se...his habitat was released after the retreat of the grounded ice sheet in the ross Sea Embayment 7,500-8,000 years ago, and is within the range of modern fora...

Engineering innovative solutions for 21st century medicine

...erships and the new inventions that will result, which could have massive benefit for patients." Imperial College Osteoarthritis: 11m Professor ross Ethier said: "Around 8.5 million people in the UK have osteoarthritis. It is the most common cause of chronic pain and costs the country an estimated ...

Rosenstiel students come out on top

...A KEY, Fla. Four University of Miami (UM) Marine Biology and Fisheries students have received recognition from the National Science Foundation (NSF). ross Cunning and John Parkinson were awarded fellowships for their research on coral reefs in the laboratory of Dr. Andrew Baker, an assistant professor in...

Wildlife Conservation Society supports world's first study of egg-laying mammal

...ology, feeding behavior and ecology has prevented conservationists from formulating plans for protecting this elusive and threatened animal," said Dr. ross Sinclair, Director of WCS's Papua New Guinea program. "The research methods developed by Opiang and the data he gathered can now help us to manage and...

Scientists aim to bring indigenous people into climate change monitoring and policy

... are adapting to and mitigating climate changes worldwide. Isn't it time their voices are heard at international climate change forums?" Salick and ross maintain that indigenous and other traditional peoples are rarely considered in academic, policy and public discourses on climate change, despite the ...

DNA blueprint for healthier and more efficient cows

...in cows compared to other mammals. One of the lead authors of the report on the project's latest findings, CSIRO Livestock Industries researcher Dr ross Tellam said the bovine genome has about 14,000 genes which are common to all mammals and these constitute the 'engine room' of mammalian biology. ...

Therapeutic hypothermia is promising strategy to minimize tissue damage

...at the 2nd International Brain Hypothermia Symposium and were selected for publication in the Journal by Guest Editors W. Dalton Dietrich, PhD, and M. ross Bullock, MD, PhD, both from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Patrick M. Kochanek, MD, from the University of Pittsburgh. In hi...

Texas researchers provide emissions data for livestock industry

...m day one, this project has been founded on solid research objectives to address multiple air quality issues facing the cattle feeding industry," said ross Wilson, president and chief executive officer of Texas Cattle Feeders. Wilson said it was through this group's efforts and provided data that the i...

BioScience tip sheet, February 2009

..., using ideas from systems biology. Optimal Function Explains Forest Responses to Global Change. Roderick C. Dewar, Oskar Franklin, Anniki Mkel, ross E. McMurtrie, and Harry T. Valentine. Three relatively simple optimization models of forests explain a remarkable range of forest responses to alter...

Eating less may not extend life

...readmill after binging at Carl's Jr. Sohal's study is not the first to question the allegedly universal benefits of caloric restriction. A study by ross et al. published in Nature in 1976 ("Dietary practices and growth responses as predictors of longevity") found that caloric restriction works best in ...

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Ross in Biological Technology

CryoLife Hosts Worldwide Surgical Congress for the Ross Procedure

Surgical Congress to focus on new patient data supporting the Ross heart reconstruction procedure and the use of SynerGraft processed human heart valves in the Ross procedure ATLANTA, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ), a biomaterials, medical ...

Covance to Present at the Drug Information Association's 45th Annual Meeting

...evelopment "EDC Front to Back: Streamline Processes End-to-End for True Operational Benefit" 3:30 p.m. | Speaker: ross Rothmeier, senior director, EDC portfolio, clinical development services June 23, 2009: "Corrective Action and Preventiv...

Kendle Expands Asia/Pacific Operations with Opening of Offices in Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and Manila

...able advantage. "With more than half of the world's population, Asia offers an abundance of patients in nearly every therapeutic area," added Dr. ross Horsburgh, Vice President, Global Clinical Development - Asia/Pacific. "Furthermore, governments have highlighted biopharmaceutical development as a ...

SemBioSys Genetics Inc. obtains up to $1.5 million in funding from AVAC

...participates in commercially-relevant agricultural research and we are the leading early-stage venture capital fund-of-fund investor in Alberta," said ross Bricker, AVAC President and CEO. "Since 1997, with the support of the Alberta and Canadian Governments, we have invested in and provided guidance to o...

Proteolix Announces New Appointment in Finance and Expands Clinical and Regulatory Leadership Team

... Parker received his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago , an MBA from the University of Michigan Stephen M. ross School of Business, and attended the Georgetown University School of Medicine . Michael G. Kauffman, M.D., Ph.D. Chief Medical Officer ...

Webcast Alert: Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Investor Meeting in Zurich, Switzerland

...l advisory board, Dr. Bruce D. Spiess, M.D., FAHA - Professor Anesthesiology and Emergency Medicine, VCURES/ VCU Med Center Richmond, Virginia and Dr. ross Bullock, M.D. Ph.D.- Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Miami , Miami, Florida. The three will be in Switzerland in connection with the c...

Former President of Sports Cardiology Consultants, LLC Christine Lawless, MD, MBA, ABCL, FACC, FACSM, Named Medical Director of CME Enterprise

...completed her clinical tenure at The Ohio State University Medical Center, where she was Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Co-Director of ross Heart Hospital Lipid Clinic. "Placing Dr. Lawless as Medical Director greatly increases opportunities to engage in cardiovascular and sports med...

LAB Research announces changes to its Board of Directors

...nal Corporation, Executive Vice President and Group President, Healthcare Products Services at Cardinal Health and Vice President and General Manager, ross Products for Abbott Laboratories. "I am impressed with the timely execution and completion of the growth and development strategy put forward by the...

Cornerstone Therapeutics Provides Update on Integration Activities and Issues 2008 Revenue Guidance

...d, serving most recently as Vice President, Marketing. In previous positions, Mr. Franklin filled marketing roles with Biovail Pharmaceuticals and the ross Products Division of Abbott Labs. In these positions, he launched and managed products throughout various lifecycle phases in multiple therapeutic cat...

ProtoKinetix Receives Independent Confirmation of AAGP Anti-Inflammatory Action

...s results we have obtained." She further explains that these results indicate that AAGP(TM) could be both an adhesion inhibitor and an anti-oxidant. ross Senior, President and CEO of ProtoKinetix, said, "The control of inflammation is of vital importance to the treatment of a number of immune complex me...

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Ross in Biological Definition

Abiogenesis

...bt as to "whether mice may be bred by putrefaction", gives a clear statement of the common opinion on abiogenesis held until about two centuries ago. ross wrote: "So may he (Sir Thomas Browne) doubt whether in cheese and timber worms are generated; or if beetles and wasps in cows' dung; or if butte...

Arbovirus

...ruses , that is, viruses from different families and even orders can be arboviruses. List of arboviruses (not complete): Dengue fever ross River virus Vesicular stomatitis virus West Nile virus Yellow fever ...

Nutrition

...2004 Feb;5(1):13-9. William Eaton et al Coeliac disease and schizophrenia British Medical Journal, February 21, 2004. Janssen I, Katzmarzyk PT, ross R. Waist circumference and not body mass index explains obesity-related health risk. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004 Mar;79(3):379-84. J Mei, SSC Yeung et al...

Plant physiology

... External links Plant physiology online study aid Plant physiology scientific journal Bibliography Frank B. Salisbury, Cleon W. ross Plant physiology Wadsworth, 1992. - ISBN 0534151620 undergraduate textbook in plant physiology ...
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