Jackson, Rockefeller obesity researchers share Shaw Prize
Jackson Laboratory Professor Emeritus Douglas Coleman, Ph.D., a pioneer in obesity and diabetes research, will share the prestigious Shaw
Prize in Life Science and Medicine with Dr. Jeffrey Friedman of Rockefeller University and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. The prize, issued by the Shaw
Seyfarth Shaw Partner Camille A. Olson, Senate Witness for ADA Amendments Act, Comments on President's Signing of Bill into Law
LLP, one of America’s leading full-service law firms, today released the following statement from Camille A. Olson, a Senate and House witness who provided testimony on the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADA Amendments Act) and Chair of the national law firm&r...
Amick, Shaw Join S.C. BlueCross Foundation Board
COLUMBIA, S.C., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The BlueCross
BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation has two new board members: Bill
Amick of Batesburg-Leesville, S.C., and Minor Mickel Shaw
The Foundation recently launched the BlueCross BlueShield of South
ConvaTec Launches Versiva(R) XC(R) Campaign and Best Practice Statement
...to secure the edges of non-adhesive dressing or dressings that have been cut across the central area
Griffiths B, Adams S, Kelly S, shaw
H. Retention of fluid and lateral spread in a new gelling foam dressing versus other foam dressings. Poster presented at: 20th Annual Symposium on Adv...
Rapid Swine Flu Test Misses Many Infections
A quick flu test is just one diagnostic tool, shaw
said. "You shouldn't rely on it alone," he said. "...ple might test negative but actually have the flu, shaw
said, "we want to emphasis that the clinician shou...ve result only tells you it's flu, not what kind," shaw
said. "It could be seasonal, it could be the pande...
GenVault's GenSolve(TM) Reagents Enable State-of-the-Art Genomic Analysis of Dried Blood Spots
...alysis on state-of-the-art technology, allowing us to capitalize on the resources we have to facilitate population scale studies", said Professor Gary shaw
of the Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University Medical School.
GenSolve(TM) recovers DNA from blood samples, collected and stored dry o...
Dementia induced and blocked in Parkinson's fly model
...ognitive impairments in human Parkinson's disease; shaw
studies sleep and the brain in fruit flies. The re...nts that are fully restored after a two-hour nap," shaw
and Galvin studied fruit flies genetically modifie...
OB10 and Memorial Hermann Show How e-Invoicing Program Optimized Accounts Payables and P-Card Spend
...mithKline, Hewlett Packard, IBM, Kellogg's, Kraft, Logica, Lufthansa, Mohawk Industries, Motorola, Norwich Union, Pfizer, SaraLee, Schneider Electric, shaw
Industries, Steria, US Federal Government, VWR and Xerox.
### Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/07/prweb2662284.htm . ...
Sad Dads May Lead to Crying Infants
...y the importance of fathers, in that fathers' measurable depression during pregnancy is a risk factor for excessive infant crying at 2 months of age," shaw
"This seems to be related perhaps to the enduring effects of fathers' depression on the family ambience, the parental relationship, child pa...
News from the Latest Issue of Molecular Medicine Kicking The Habit - It's In The Genes
...calorie, high-fat diet is a significant risk factor for type 2 diabetes.
Also, in a possible future breakthrough for personalized medicine, Dr. H. shaw
Warren of Massachusetts General Hospital and colleagues from research centers nationwide took advantage of genomic screening methods to assess gene ex...
Shaw in Medical Technology
Trius Therapeutics Announces Presentations Featuring Torezolid Antibiotic at the 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
... the presence of the novel oxazolidinone TR-700 and linezolid; J. Locke, K. shaw
P 1104 : Characterization of the novel oxazolidinone TR-700 and li...quencies and resistance mechanisms in Staphylococcus aureus ; J. Locke, K. shaw
Copies of these posters will be available on the Trius...
Portola Completes $60 Million Financing to Advance Its Therapeutic Programs
... pipeline including its novel Factor Xa
inhibitor antidote, which has the potential to expand the use of
anticoagulants. New investors, including D.E. shaw
group, Adage Capital
Management, BBT Capital Management/Apothecary Capital, Janus Capital Group
and PAC-LINK BioVentures, joined the company's existin...
Children's Hospital Cancer Study Finds Adolescents and Young Adults Don't Get Same Access to Cutting-Edge Treatment as Younger Patients
... patients who
receive conventional treatment," Dr. shaw
said. "Adolescents and young
adults with cancer ar...at most often occur in the
and study co-author A. Kim Ritchey, MD, chief of t...s a
member -- has an AYA subcommittee on which Dr. shaw
serves that currently
is evaluating the types of c...
Romark Laboratories Raises $18 Million in Institutional Financing
$18 million institutional financing with the D.E. shaw
The proceeds from this financing will ena...atients in the first quarter of 2008.
About D.E. shaw
Group The D.E. shaw
group (http://www.deshaw.com ) is a global
Paratek Pharmaceuticals Announces the Close of $40 Million Private Placement to Finance Programs to Combat MRSA Infections
...t has closed the first tranche of a $40 million private
financing. Aisling Capital led the round, with additional participation by
new investors, D.E. shaw
and Boston Life Science Venture Corporation, and
current investors, Nomura Phase4 Ventures, Novartis BioVentures, BioFund
Ventures, HBM BioVentures, L...
Shaw in Medical Products
Description:...icone, these durable and lasting implants will leave your patient with a high level of flexibility while maintaining correct toe length and shape. The shaw
Rods are available in varying stiffnesses. Lengths are determined by the surgeon for each custom application....
Shaw in Biological News
Gladstone's Shinya Yamanaka wins prestigious Shaw Prize
SAN FRANCISCO, CA June 11, 2008 The J. David Gladstone Institutes today announced that senior investigator Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, also of Kyoto University and UCSF, has been awarded the prestigious Shaw
Prize for his contributions in reprogramming adult skin cells to pluripotent, embryonic-l...
Leicester research paves way for first use in Europe of an insect to fight invasive plant
...omically important species.
Lead scientist Dick shaw
said: "Using information compiled by scientists at...ct the morphology and vigour of the plant.
added: "Since there has never been a release of a ...l range. At this point they were contacted by Dick shaw
of CABI, who was contemplating starting a Biologic...
Shaw to receive prestigious honor for plant pathology research
...ing Early-Career Mycologist Award of the Mycological Society of America.
has authored 17 research papers and four review papers in 12 years. Both th...ation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture fund his research projects.
earned his doctoral degree from Cornell University in 2000. After holding a...
The challenges of avian influenza virus: Mechanism, epidemiology and control
...of influenza virus, being the key component of the ribonucleoprotein complex. The structure of NP is revisited by Andy NG, Jia-Huai WANG and Pang-Chui shaw
from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Correlations are made between the sequence conservation and the atomic stru...
Harmonizing biobank research: An achievable world-wide goal
... would like to attend but have not yet registered, or would like to arrange an interview with any of the conference speakers, please contact Elisabeth shaw
( Elisabeth.firstname.lastname@example.org , +47-21-07-83-98).
ABOUT THE ORGANISERS
PHOEBE is a coordination action funded by the 6th Framework Program...
Similarities in imaging the human body, Earth's crust focus of conference at UH
...w and cell imaging to well performance and how seismic imaging is used to view the Earth's center.
For more information or to RSVP, contact Brian shaw
at email@example.com or 713-743-8481.
University of Houston Imaging Symposium
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6
Duke Medicine physician-scientist receives National Medal of Science
...to the next generation of basic scientists, not only at Duke, but around the world."
In 2007, Lefkowitz received two other major awards. He won the shaw
Prize in Life Science and Medicine for his breakthrough research "that has had a positive effect on mankind" and with that recognition won a $1 millio...
Brain tweak lets sleep-deprived flies stay sharp
...wake for six straight days trying to save people trapped by an earthquake," shaw
"I want to emphasize, though, that this type of treatment would j...r dayeveryone else should just suck it up and get a good night's sleep."
is currently examining the role of related genes in sleep and learning. He ...
Atmospheric scientists gear up for collaborative airborne campaigns
... FAIRBANKS, AlaskaDuring the mid-1970s, Glenn shaw
of the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks stumbled...rous instruments to detect and obtain samples of atmospheric components.
will manage the UAF efforts to support the NASA campaign dubbed ARCTASthe A...
PETA awards $120,000 to Duluth Foundation for advancing non-animal tests
...A has donated $760,000 toward the development of alternatives to animal testing. This award is funded by the estate of former Memphis resident Lavelle shaw
Brooks, who made a bequest dedicated to the development of alternatives to animal testing.
"Not only is testing toxic substances on animals cruel...
Shaw in Biological Technology
Signostics Closes Follow-On Financing of US$4 Million, Expands Board of Directors
...e's enterprise education programs.
has worked in the medical device industry for 15 y...ical technologies. Prior to Monterey Advisors, Mr. shaw
served for five years as Vice President, Legal Aff... Inc. in 2007 for $4.2 billion. Before Kyphon, Mr. shaw
held various senior legal positions at Intuitive S...
CardioDynamics Agrees to be Acquired by SonoSite for $1.35 Per Share
... necessary to help make ICG a cardiovascular standard of care."
Cain Brothers & Company LLC acted as financial advisor and Pillsbury Winthrop shaw
Pittman LLP acted as legal counsel to CardioDynamics. GCA Savvian acted as financial advisor and Fenwick & West LLP acted as legal counsel to Son...
World Micromachine Summit highlights technologies impacting energy and the environment
...rs and temperature, optical, motion or chemical sensors used in industrial process.
This year's summit will be held from May 5 to May 8, 2009 at the shaw
Volatile Economy / Fundraising Challenges Encourage Business Combinations Among Biotech Companies According to New Survey from CPA Firm Rothstein Kass
...lan Prince, a leading authority and counselor on private wealth, and Hannah shaw
Grove, a widely recognized expert on behaviors and finances of high-net-wor...ation for Hedge Fund Professionals .
Grove is a widely recognized author, columnist, speaker and an expert on th...
GenVault Corporation Launches GenTegra(TM) DNA
...es and samples stored with GenTegra at room temperature were
identical, indicating that recovered samples were of high purity and
quality," said Sarah shaw
Murray, Ph.D., Director of Genetics, Scripps
Genomic Medicine, The Scripps Translational Science Institute.
"Wildlife species conservation efforts a...
IDF Urges Healthcare Providers to Address the Relationship Between Type 2 Diabetes and Sleep Apnea
coronary artery disease, heart failure and atrial fibrillation, as well as
traffic and workplace accidents.
JE, Punjabi NM, Wilding JP, Alberti G, Zimmet PZ:
Sleep-disordered breathing and type 2 diabetes, Diabetes Res Clinical Pract
Codexis Names David Anton VP Bioindustrials R&D
... years experience directing the development of
new technology solutions and production processes at one of the world's
largest science companies," Dr. shaw
added. "His experience as a scientist
and venture manager in bioindustrials can make an important, immediate
contribution to this important Codexis bu...
Life Sciences Industry Reaches Crossroad Say Noted Pillsbury Attorneys
the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and examiners from the U.S.
Patent and Trademark Office.
Pillsbury Winthrop shaw
Pittman LLP is a dynamic full-service law firm
with market-leading strengths in the life science, energy, financial
services, real estate and technolo...
Tom Shaw's NFL Training Center Chooses SURGEX(TM) as Their Exclusive Post Training Nutritional Regimen
... Coach Tom shaw
has Trained the Last 7 Super Bowl MVP's; 94 NFL First Round Draft Picks;...very, as part of Coach Tom Shaw's Performance Pre-Combine
Coach Tom shaw
is proud to offer SURGEX(TM) to his athletes for their
post training nutrit...
Ikaria Appoints Daniel Tasse as President and Chief Executive Officer
... - Former CEO David shaw
Named Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board ...7 and will now serve as
Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board.
commented, "Daniel is an outstanding fit for the Ikaria
opportunity, and vi...
Shaw in Biological Definition
Origin of life
... under these conditions is not at all a straightforward process. And there is no evidence in the geological record that any soup existed. Brooks and shaw
"If there ever was a primitive soup, then we would expect to find at least somewhere on this planet either massive sediments con...
Shaw in Biological Dictionary
...EN THAT AN ORGANISM HAS 10 METACENTRIC CHROMOSOMES BEFORE MEIOTIC DIVISION: ... Metacentric : Government news feed pilot. Jan 6 - Seeded by Phil shaw
... The Metacentric "Free Trial .gov" package enables government departments to set ... ...