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America Takes on the Challenge to Fight Obesity

... Now Dr. Ian Smith is also teaming up with communities and leaders across the nation to host the first annual series of Walk Offs on September 12th. sixteen mayors from leading cities nationwide including Houston, Phoenix and Philadelphia are hosting this The 50 Million Pound Challenge grassroots initiativ...

YMCA of the USA Announces 16 Communities Selected for Statewide Policy Change Initiative to Reverse the Childhood Obesity Epidemic

...r options in communities CHICAGO, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- sixteen communities in Connecticut, Kentucky and Tennessee have been selected to bu...ll on individuals throughout our communities." "The actions of these sixteen communities will be important towards helping children and their families l...

Bionovo Presents Positive Results from Phase 1B Trial of Bezielle for Metastatic Breast Cancer

...g for 56% of all drug-related adverse events. Efficacy Analysis sixteen of the twenty-seven participants in the Phase 1B clinical trial were evalua...ding to the Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors (RECIST). Of these sixteen evaluable women, five (31%) were stable on Bezielle for greater than 90 day...

Eagles to Host 2nd Annual American Red Cross Training Camp Blood Drive

...adelphiaEagles.com. Most healthy people who are at least 17 years old and weigh 110 pounds or more are eligible to donate blood every 56 days. sixteen year olds can donate blood with parental consent. Everyone interested must make a blood donation appointment by visiting pleasegiveblood.org ...

Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Earns Charities Review Council 'Meets All Standards' Seal

...Alcohol Syndrome, St. Paul, MN announces that it has been awarded the Charities Review Council "Meets All Standards" Seal indicating that it meets all sixteen of its Accountability Standards. Nonprofit organizations such as the Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) earn the Seal ...

Cerebral Palsy Improves After Bone Marrow Stem Cell Procedure

...when given back to the same person intravenously, can migrate to injured areas and repair tissue(s) that are damaged, even if the damage occurred over sixteen years ago. For more information about Dr. Steenblock's program in Personalized Regenerative Medicine, see his website at http://stemcell.md or c...

Hospice Foundation of America Presents New Educational Webinar on 'SUPPORTING PEOPLE WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES THROUGH ILLNESS, GRIEF AND LOSS'

...of The College of New Rochelle . Dr. Doka has served as a panelist on all sixteen of HFA's Living With Grief National Bereavement Teleconferences. Dr. Lav... co-authored Older Adults with Developmental Disabilities . "For over sixteen years, HFA has been the leader in presenting high-quality educational progr...

Arizona-Based Sprouts Farmers Market Sprouts in Brea and Riverside

...July 31st. As part of a unique dual opening, the 25, 000 square-foot location is part of the Brea Marketplace shopping complex. "Ever since I was sixteen years old and worked as a grocery bagger, I have had a passion for healthy foods as well as excellent service. I can't wait to open our doors and let ...

New Report Finds Obesity Epidemic Increases, Mississippi Weighs in as Heaviest State

...re either obese or overweight. In 1991, no state had an obesity rate above 20 percent. In 1980, the national average for adult obesity was 15 percent. sixteen states experienced an increase for the second year in a row, and 11 states experienced an increase for the third straight year. Mississippi also ...

The Time To Rethink Male Circumcision Is Now, Group Says In Launching www.intactamerica.org

...ty recommends routine circumcision, including the American Academy of Pediatrics, which says any benefits are insufficient to justify recommending it. sixteen states refuse Medicaid coverage of non-medically-necessary circumcisions. Nationally, annual costs related to circumcision exceed $1 billion. ...
Sixteen in Medical Technology

Transave Receives $2.2 Million Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Award for Development of ARIKACE(TM)

... were randomized 2:1 to two doses -- either 280 mg or 560 mg of ARIKACE or placebo for 28 days followed by a 28-day off-treatment observation period. sixteen clinical sites throughout Europe and India are participating in the bronchiectasis study. ARIKACE has been granted orphan drug status in the U...

Semafore's SF1126, a Vascular Targeted Pan-PI3K/mTOR Inhibitor, Is Well Tolerated and Demonstrates Activity in Phase I Solid Tumor Patients

...a on SF1126 in 36 advanced solid tumor patients. The majority of patients were heavily pretreated with a median of four prior chemotherapy regimens. sixteen of 36 (44%) patients achieved disease stabilization with a median duration of 12 weeks. Of note, a GIST, endometrial, and prostate cancer patient eac...

Video: Zometa(R) Reduces Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence in Premenopausal Women, Study in The New England Journal of Medicine Reports

...y 36% (P=0.01) and the risk of recurrence-free survival events fell by 35% (P=0.02) with Zometa added to hormone therapy versus hormone therapy alone. sixteen deaths had occurred among patients who received Zometa with hormone therapy versus 26 deaths in patients who received hormone therapy alone, which res...

Data Suggests New Antigen-Antibody Combo Test Useful for High Volume Public Health Screening

... tested negative were classified as positive after pooled HIV RNA testing. The HIV antibody tests detected 90 percent of the infected samples. sixteen of the 36 samples that tested negative for HIV antibodies and positive with the RNA test were then tested with the Abbott HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay. Of t...

Pharmacyclics Announces Completion of Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Factor VIIa Inhibitor PCI-27483

...ompleted a Phase 1 clinical trial with PCI-27483, the company's novel, first-in-class small-molecule Factor VIIa inhibitor. The trial was conducted in sixteen (16) healthy volunteers to evaluate the safety and pharmacologic effect of PCI-27483. A single administration of PCI-27483 resulted in a linear dose r...

ViaViente Demonstrates Cardiovascular Benefits in New Human Trial

...e benefit to cardiovascular health. The study investigated the effects of the recommended daily dose of ViaViente for 1 week after a washout period. sixteen subjects successfully completed the protocol. Results fell into two categories: significant improvement or no significant change. After just one wee...

Vion Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Data of Cloretazine(R) (VNP40101M) in Elderly Patients with High-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndromes at the EHA Annual Meeting

...her chronic myelomonocytic leukemias (CMML) (3) or as unknown (2). Fifteen patients had intermediate cytogenetics and 11 had unfavorable cytogenetics. sixteen of the patients were classified as Intermediate-2 risk by the International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) system (1.5-2.0), and 10 were classified ...

'Second Thoughts about Fluoride,' Reports Scientific American

...elderly and diabetics," writes Fagin. Fagin interviewed Steven Levy, director of the Iowa Fluoride Study which tracked about 700 Iowa children for sixteen years. Nine-year-old "Iowa children who lived in communities where the water was fluoridated were 50 percent more likely to have mild fluorosis... tha...

Video: New Results From One of the World's Largest Breast Cancer Trials Herald Hope for Thousands of Women

...tion. Abstract no 41. San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2007. 3. Parkin, D.M., E. Laara, and C.S. Muir, Estimates of the worldwide frequency of sixteen major cancers in 1980. Int J Cancer, 1988. 41(2): p. 184-97. 4. Breastcancer.org. What role to hormones play in breast cancer treatment. Avai...

Interim Phase 2 Data for Exelixis' XL880 Show Anti-Tumor Activity in Papillary Renal Cell Cancer

...As of October 10, 2007, a total of 21 patients have been enrolled in this ongoing study: Five with activating MET mutations and 16 with wild type MET. sixteen patients were evaluable for safety endpoints. The majority of adverse events (AEs) (72%) related to XL880 were Grade 1; 21% were Grade 2 and 5% were G...
Sixteen in Medical Products

FLEXILOG Gastrointestinal Single use pH catheters

Description:...or patient comfort as well as dependable accuracy. All catheters are number marked at 5cm intervals and line marked each centimeter. More than sixteen individual models are available spanning most clinical needs and the range includes both single-use or multi-use models with one or two sensors. Fl...
Company:Oakfield Instruments, Inc.

FLEXILOG Gastrointestinal Multi use pH catheters

Description:...or patient comfort as well as dependable accuracy. All catheters are number marked at 5cm intervals and line marked each centimeter. More than sixteen individual models are available spanning most clinical needs and the range includes both single-use or multi-use models with one or two sensors. Mu...
Company:Oakfield Instruments, Inc.

FLEXILOG Gastrointestinal Single use pH catheters with LOS Lumen

Description:...or patient comfort as well as dependable accuracy. All catheters are number marked at 5cm intervals and line marked each centimeter. More than sixteen individual models are available spanning most clinical needs and the range includes both single-use or multi-use models with one or two sensors. A ...
Company:Oakfield Instruments, Inc.

PxE Thermal Cycler

Description:...sed 96 well PCR machine, developed to provide all fundamental features for value for money thermal cycling. It is built on the foundation of Thermo's sixteen years experience in manufacturing and retains a high level of accuracy and performance that is synonymous with other products in the range. The combi...
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

PTC-100 thermal cycler

Description:... PTC-100 thermal cycler, holds sixteen 25x75mm microscope slides & 24x0.2ml tubes...
Company:Bio-Rad (formerly MJ Research)

Cortical Mapping Unit

Description:... one frame assembly, one cranial clamp, one mounting post, one ground wire, sixteen sterile, disposable stainless steel, ball-tip electrode rods on flexible spring shafts, sixteen sterile, disposable spheres and one sterilization tray. All reusable compon...
Company:Ad-Tech Medical

Snap-In Snap-Out®-II Double Ring Handle, insulated handle and shaft

Features:... Universally accept Snap-In Snap-Out-II tip inserts Customize instruments Lightweight stainless steel handles Five handle styles and sixteen interchangeable tip patterns Simple assembly and disassembly Lifetime warranty against manufacturer's defects Nonreflective jaw finish Handles...
Company:GYRUS ACMI

Snap-In Snap-Out®-II Single Ring Handle with Finger Tang, ratcheted, noninsulated handle, insulated shaft

Features:... Universally accept Snap-In Snap-Out-II tip inserts Customize instruments Lightweight stainless steel handles Five handle styles and sixteen interchangeable tip patterns Simple assembly and disassembly Lifetime warranty against manufacturer's defects Nonreflective jaw finish Handles...
Company:GYRUS ACMI

Snap-In Snap-Out®-II Single Ring Handle with Finger Tang, insulated handle and shaft

Features:... Universally accept Snap-In Snap-Out-II tip inserts Customize instruments Lightweight stainless steel handles Five handle styles and sixteen interchangeable tip patterns Simple assembly and disassembly Lifetime warranty against manufacturer's defects Nonreflective jaw finish Handles...
Company:GYRUS ACMI

Snap-In Snap-Out®-II Single Ring Handle, ratcheted, noninsulated handle, insulated shaft

Features:... Universally accept Snap-In Snap-Out-II tip inserts Customize instruments Lightweight stainless steel handles Five handle styles and sixteen interchangeable tip patterns Simple assembly and disassembly Lifetime warranty against manufacturer's defects Nonreflective jaw finish Handles...
Company:GYRUS ACMI
Sixteen in Medical Dictionary

Rickettsia

...lular Proteobacteria associated with arthropods, ... There are two other genera sharing the tribe Rickettsieaeas with Rickettsia . ... There are sixteen known species of Rickettsia that cause diseases in humans. ... The Rickettsia , Ehrlichia, Anaplasma and Coxiella are all small obligate ... An...

Relationships

...act, it's very true when it comes to love relationships . ... The same cannot be said for other kinds of relationships . ... Relationships and the sixteen Types ... ...

Black Lung

...ases, black lung is man-made and can be prevented. ... ... Mining and Black Lung Disease ... been working with black lung patients for sixteen ... Black lung is a disease that comes from the inhalation of minute ... Black lung does not develop ... The Courier-Journal: Black L...
Sixteen in Biological News

Happier, healthier, more productive hens on omega-3?

...antially improve their welfare and reduce costs due to injury, with the bonus that the eggs produced are also better for us." The study will house sixteen flocks of 1,500 hens each in identical dedicated free-range systems provided by Noble Foods. In the first year the researchers will compare a high...

What makes a great footballer?

...athletic and skill sets to that required for regular football games. In parallel, the same players were evaluated for overall athleticism and skill in sixteen different tasks. "There was no evidence of any correlations between maximal athletic performance and skill", explains Dr. Wilson. "Our studies suggest...

Discovering the secret code behind photosynthesis

...e heart of your new, shiny digital HiFi. To us, however, the discovery is exciting evidence for an unorthodox theory of cell evolution first published sixteen years ago in the Journal of Theoretical Biology ." ...

Gene mutation increases drug toxicity, rejection risk in pediatric kidney transplants

...dosage reduced to the point where they risk rejection of the new organ. The current study analyzed 38 children who had received kidney transplants. sixteen of the children experienced adverse side effects from MMF therapy. In the adverse reaction group, nine children with the specific UGT point mutation d...

January-February GSA Bulletin media highlights

...5.5 thousand years B.P. Killard Point stadial moraines have been mapped elsewhere in Ireland but have previously remained undated. Clark et al. report sixteen 10-beryllium (Be) surface exposure dates that constrain the age of retreat of the Killard Point stadial ice margin from western Ireland. Eight 10Be da...

Moving new technologies from the lab to the marketplace

...ants of up to $50,000. The money, known as Gap grants, is designed to help bridge the chasm between an interesting idea and a commercial product. sixteen grants have been made since 2006 to NJIT faculty researchers. The most promising innovations include the following. Timothy Chang, professor of ele...

New book covers 16 years of MSU research in Yellowstone

...scribed in a new book covering 16 years of Montana State University research. The book titled "The Ecology of Large Mammals in Central Yellowstone: sixteen Years of Integrated Field Studies" covers many of the large charismatic animals that receive national and international attention, said editor and MSU...

Scientists find elephant memories may hold key to survival

...t of 1993 in Tanzania's Tarangire National Park, the most severe drought in that region in the past 35 years. During a nine-month period of that year, sixteen out of 81 elephant calves in the three groups studied died, a mortality rate of 20 percent. The normal mortality rate of calves during non-drought yea...

Oak Ridge pegged for national ecological network

...ntal-scale research platform supported by the National Science Foundation. Oak Ridge is one of 20 sites selected from more than 80 proposed locations. sixteen are within the continental United States while Alaska has two and Hawaii and Puerto Rico each have one. "Being selected as a candidate core site to...

MBL awards journalism fellowships

... sixteen science writers and editors have been awarded prestigious Science Journalism Fellowships from the MBL (Marine Biological Laboratory), an international...
Sixteen in Biological Technology

Oncothyreon announces clinical data from three product candidates presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

... concerning the long-term safety of Stimuvax (BLP25 liposomal vaccine) were presented by Dr. Charles Butts, Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, Alberta. sixteen patients who received Stimuvax for between 2 and 8.2 years as part of the Phase 2b trial in patients with stage IIIb/IV non-small cell lung cancer (NS...

MichBio Leader Cites New Senate Biosciences Task Force and House Subcommittee as Evidence of State's Growing Awareness of Industry's Economic Importance

...ri and Kansas to host the Midwest Blues Reception, the largest social event of the conference week second only to BIO's Opening Reception," he added. sixteen Michigan companies, institutions and organizations will join MichBio and the MEDC in the pavilion to help market the state's biosciences sector. ...

Pharmalink AB Completes Phase II Clinical Study With Renal Disease Drug Nefecon(R)

...on of a locally acting corticosteroid which downregulates the inflammatory process in the kidneys through suppression of the gut immune system. sixteen patients at trial centers in Sweden were treated for six months followed by a three month follow up period. Full results will be presented at the Worl...

TechConnect Summit Brings the Global Technology Community to Houston, May 4-6, 2009

...nclude Solar, Advanced Materials, Water, Energy Efficiency, Electronics, and Biotech/Pharma. Fortune 500 Corporate Partnering Presentations : sixteen of the world's leading technology-driven companies will present technology development efforts in order to identify new industry partnerships. ...

Don't Wait - Do It Now!(TM) Become an Organ and Tissue Donor

...ally directed goal from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has challenged Ohio to add 240,000 new designations by June 30, 2009. sixteen colleges and universities throughout Ohio are participating in this year's college challenge, a marketing and public relations competition to see whos...

FDA Approves EOVIST(R) to Detect and Characterize Focal Liver Lesions

...was first approved in 2004 in Europe, and with this FDA approval, is now approved in more than 40 countries. Clinical Trials Summary Eight-hundred sixteen (816) patients with suspected or known focal liver lesions were enrolled in two of four non-randomized, intrapatient-controlled studies that evaluated...

Springer publishes anthology with the Nanoethics Group

... dangers, medical benefits, intellectual property, professional code of ethics, privacy, international governance, and more. The anthology features sixteen papers focused on the most urgent issues arising from nanotechnology today and in the near future. Written by leading researchers, policy experts, an...

NSF Funds New Entrepreneurship Program

... science, medical and business students are getting a real-world taste of what it takes to convert scientific research into new business ventures. sixteen students -- selected through a competitive application and interview process -- are enrolled in the inaugural class, which met for the first time on F...

AMEX Notifies Signalife that It Will Need to Comply with Minimum Stockholders' Equity Requirement

...ebruary 6, 2008 for its review and acceptance a plan to bring the company into compliance with the aforesaid stockholders' equity requirement within a sixteen month period or by such earlier date as AMEX may deem reasonable. Signalife is presently preparing a plan to submit to AMEX to address the stockholder...

Abbott's HUMIRA(R) Receives Positive Opinion From EMEA for Treatment of Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis

...rtment of dermatology, University of Geneva, Switzerland. "With almost three quarters of patients in clinical trials achieving 75 percent clearance at sixteen weeks, and almost 20 percent achieving complete clearance, HUMIRA shows tremendous promise for physicians and people living with this condition." Abb...
Sixteen in Biological Products

Rabbit Anti-Human MMP-14 / MT1-MMP Antibody, Unconjugated from Lab Vision

Description:... MMPs are a group of enzymes involved in matrix degradation. Of the sixteen members of matrix metalloproteinase family ten exist in soluble form whereas MT-MMPs exist as integral membrane proteins. MT1-MMP, MT2-MMP, MT3-MMP al...
Company:Lab Vision

ReadyPrep 2-D Starter Kit from Bio-Rad

Description:... strips. The kit includes a protein sample and reagents sufficient to rehydrate, focus, and transfer to second-dimension gels six 17 cm, ten 11 cm, or sixteen 7 cm ReadyStrip IPG strips (ReadyStrip IPG strips and precast SDS-PAGE gels and gels stains are not included in kit). A reference manual with technica...
Company:Bio-Rad
Sixteen in Biological Definition

Muscle

...sing facts, but it is difficult to find any definition of "strength" that would make this statement true. Note that technically the tongue consists of sixteen muscles, not one. The tongue may possibly be the strongest muscle at birth. The heart has a claim to being the muscle that performs the largest...
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