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Metamucil(R), WomenHeart and 'Desperate Housewives' Star Brenda Strong Partner to Encourage 100,000 Women to Lower Their Cholesterol

...nsure reliable and accurate representation of the total population. About Metamucil Created and marketed for the first time in 1933 by G.D. searle & Co., Metamucil powder was purchased by Procter & Gamble in 1985. Made with 100% natural psyllium fiber, Metamucil is the only leading brand...

Former Johnson & Johnson Executive Gives Big Voice to Small Companies

... a commercial, research & development, and manufacturing perspective. Prior to that, Michael held executive positions at Pharmacia Corporation and searle Pharmaceuticals, and led efforts related to the launch of a number of blockbuster products. Michael has been a pioneer in social media for the pharma...

Savient's Board of Directors Forms a Board Committee to Oversee the Regulatory and Pre-Launch Activities for Pegloticase

...d President of Global Renal operations at Baxter Healthcare Corporation, a global diversified healthcare company. Mr. Heller was previously with G. D. searle for 23 years where he served in various capacities including President and Chief Operating Officer. While at Searle, Mr. Heller guided the company to ...

Perrigo Company Announces Appointment of New Board Member

...trategic planning and operations, given her prior senior positions at American Pharmaceutical Partners (2005-2006), Baxter Healthcare (2002-2005), and searle Pharmaceuticals (1983-2000). Ms. Hoffing has a bachelor of science in accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana -- Champaign and a masters...

Quench Your Summer Thirst...With Fiber

...on Pink Lemonade Metamucil or fiber, log onto: http://www.metamucil.com . About Metamucil Created and marketed for the first time in 1933 by G.D. searle & Co., Metamucil powder was purchased by Procter & Gamble in 1985. Made with 100% natural psyllium fiber, Metamucil is the only leading brand marketed...

Study Finds Women Pay More Attention to Their Hair Than Their Hearts

... a certified yoga instructor in Los Angeles and a native of Portland, Ore. About Metamucil Created and marketed for the first time in 1933 by G.D. searle & Co., Metamucil powder was purchased by Procter & Gamble in 1985. Made with 100% natural psyllium fiber, Metamucil is the only leading brand marketed...

Anti Cancer Drug from Blue Green Algae

...acterization of an enzyme, cytochrome P450, that always introduces the epoxide in the desired beta configuration. Sherman, who is also the John G. searle Professor of Medicinal Chemistry in the College of Pharmacy, believes that this approach will allow effective new cryptophycin analogs with low levels...
Searle in Medical Technology

Quark Pharmaceuticals Appoints New Chief Medical Officer

...usly served as Vice President, Research and Development of Ribozyme Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and as Senior Vice President, Discovery Research at Monsanto searle Research and Development. Dr. Marr received a Doctorate of Medicine from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has held professorial pos...
Searle in Biological News

New $11 million center to speed production of new compounds for drug discovery

...cago Biomedical Consortium, which is funded by the searle Funds at the Chicago Community Trust, has awarded ...the resources to build a facility next year in the searle Chemistry Laboratory on the University of Chicago ... and biomedicine, and will be a centerpiece of the searle Laboratory when it reopens after renovation next s...

American Society for Microbiology honors Eric Skaar

...nd Microbial Pathogenesis, both from Northwestern University. He is a Burroughs Wellcome Investigator in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Diseases and a searle Scholar. The ICAAC Young Investigator Award will be presented during ASM's 48th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy/4...

Turning green gunk to gold, anti-cancer gold

...cterization of an enzyme, cytochrome P450, that always introduces the epoxide in the desired beta configuration. Sherman, who is also the John G. searle Professor of Medicinal Chemistry in the College of Pharmacy, believes that this approach will allow effective new cryptophycin analogs with low levels...

Cells use 'noise' to make cell-fate decisions

...d Jordi Garcia-Ojalvo of the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya in Spain. The work was funded in part by the National Institutes of Health, the searle Scholars Program and the Human Frontier Science Program. ...

New compound stops brain cell degeneration in Alzheimer's disease

...covery and Chemical Biology (CDDCB) for the rapid discovery of new potential therapeutic compounds. Watterson is co-director of the CDDCB, the J.G. searle Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and professor of molecular pharmacology and biological chemistry at the Feinberg School. The effica...
Searle in Biological Technology

iZumi Bio Appoints Dr. Corey Goodman to Board of Directors and Scientific Advisory Board

...on Consortium (BASIC). He is former chair of the National Research Council's board on Life Sciences. Dr. Goodman attended Stanford University as a searle Scholar and earned a B.S. in Biology. He received his Ph.D. in Neurobiology from the University of California , Berkley as a National Science Foundat...

Horizon Therapeutics Announces Senior Management Appointments

...tform. During her career, Ms. Grahn has held various senior level positions at Neopharm, Inc., Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc., G.D. searle & Company and Abbott Laboratories. At Horizon, Ms. Grahn will lead all clinical operations activities. Ms. Grahn has a master's degree in ...

Horizon Therapeutics Announces Corporate Relocation to the Chicago Area

...y will begin operations in its new headquarters in early August at the Illinois Science and Technology Park in Skokie, Ill., which formerly housed the searle and then subsequently Pharmacia and Pfizer research and development offices. Horizon has approximately 50 full-time employees and consultants. Mr. W...

RiverVest Venture Partners(R), a St. Louis-Based Venture Capital Firm Focusing on Life Sciences, Closes on Fund II, Names John P. McKearn, Ph.D., Venture Partner

...privately held biotechnology company in San Diego, Dr. McKearn raised more than $150 million in private equity from 2003-2006. As head of Research for searle and Pharmacia, Dr. McKearn was an important contributor to the discovery, development and launch of no fewer than eight new prescription drugs, includ...

Midwest Biotech: Watch India, the Next Biotech Frontier

...ry list of Indian foods that were unobtainable in Evansville. During my searle years, I became good friends with yet another very bright Indian who strang...was very meaningful. While at Searle, I had hoped to make it to India since searle had established a successful Indian business with some outstanding scientif...

The Industry Impact of Two Big Pharmas Mating

...ne, the French oil company. Synthelabo had set up a U.S. joint venture with searle in the 1980s known as Searle-Synthelabo to develop a series of promising Sy... European countries for a number of years, it worked best in the U.S. where searle had great success with Ambien. As a result of the merger with Sanofi, this ...

VC Community Shares Perspectives on Midwest Life Science Funding

...eller of One Equity Partners (a private equity group that is now part of JP Morgan Chase) and a former senior pharmaceutical executive with Baxter and searle led this panel and commented on the status of venture funding in the U.S. and the Midwest during the first quarter of 2004. Second quarter results are...

Five seed-stage funding groups filling Midwest Life Science void

...s a mixture of entrepreneurs, service providers, job seekers and university professors and students. Having spent an earlier part of his career at searle and Monsanto, Churchwell is also one of the early founders (and a current board member) of IBIO. Biotech, though, doesnt currently seem to be high on ...

The birth of biotech: San Francisco, Boston, Geneva or Chicago?

...ocated in Boston. Genex , which is based in the Washington, D.C. area and was also founded around 1980, is unfortunately long gone. It worked with searle to scale up production of Searles aspartame sweetener (NutraSweet), which is based on two amino acids. The Genetics Institute , founded in Boston ...

Describe your invention, or your biotech patent may be worthless

...nology sector. The court denied an appeal in Univ. of Rochester v. G.D. searle & Co. This effectively solidifies the decision that was made by the U.S. C... the patent was issued, the University of Rochester filed suit against G.D. searle & Co., Monsanto Co., Pharmacia Corp, and Pfizer, alleging that the sale of ...
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(Date:7/9/2014)... 8, 2014) Researchers from Montefiore Medical Center ... of Yeshiva University will present new findings at ... 12 July 17 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Data from ... prompt transition from cognitive normality to mild cognitive impairment ... Einstein Aging Study , established in 1980 to examine ...
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