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American Cancer Society - Hope Lodges Sign 29th Contract to Implement SoftBrands Systems

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SoftBrands, Inc. (NYSE Amex: SBN ), a global supplier of enterprise application software, announced today the American Cancer Society's North Phoenix Hope Lodge will be the 29th Hope Lodge to implement SoftBrands' Epitome property managemen...

North American Spine Society Expresses Concern Over Proposed Federal Health Care Reform Legislation

'Several provisions will put patient access to care at risk' BURR RIDGE, Ill., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As debate continues on proposed health care reform legislation, the "America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009" (H.R. 3200), the North American Spine Society (NASS) tod...

Catholic Charities, Vincent De Paul Society Supporting Abortion-Providing Healthcare Plan, Says ALL

WASHINGTON, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three of the top lay Catholic organizations have divorced themselves from Catholic teaching by supporting the Obama health-care plan, which would foster a culture of mandatory abortion coverage, contraceptive services, and permissive sex ed...

Nfocus Neuromedical Announces European Approval for Novel Guiding Catheter at Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nfocus Neuromedical Inc. announced today at the 6th Annual Meeting of the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery ( www.snisonline.org ) that Nfocus has earned a European CE Mark approval for its novel guiding catheter, the Echo(TM) Di...

New Interventional Pain Management Guidelines Released by the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians

NEW YORK, JULY 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) announced today they have released the 2009 updated Interventional Pain Management (IPM) guidelines. Dr. Manchikanti, primary author of the guidelines stated that, "The pu...

Bioheart Announces Acceptance of Marvel-1 Data for Presentation at the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) Meeting

SUNRISE, Fla., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bioheart, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BHRT) a company committed to delivering intelligent devices and biologics that help monitor, diagnose and treat heart failure and cardiovascular diseases announced today acceptance of MARVEL-1 data for p...

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New Studies Presented at European Society of Anaesthesia Further Validate Masimo PVI(TM) for Noninvasive and Continuous Fluid Monitoring

IRVINE, Calif., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Masimo (Nasdaq: MASI ), the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) and Measure-Through Motion and Low-Perfusion pulse oximetry, announced today that three new independent studies demonstrating the clinical accuracy and utility of Masimo PVI as a nonin...

Overview of Pixantrone Phase III Clinical Data Presentation at American Society of Clinical Oncology 2009 Annual Meeting Now Available at Clinical Care Options

SEATTLE, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. ("CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) announced today that a summary of the pixantrone Phase III clinical data that were presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2009 Annual Meeting on June 1, 2009 is now available at Cli...

Merz Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of Clinical Trials with NT-201(Botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins) at Annual Movement Disorders Society Meeting

--First of 2 data sets to be released-- PARIS, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from two randomized, active-controlled clinical trials in patients with blepharospasm and cervical dystonia -- one placebo-controlled spasticity trial and one upper limb spasticity trial -- were presented at the ...

Cardiogenesis Announces Presentation of its PHOENIX(R) Combination TMR Plus Stem Cell Delivery System at the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgeons (ISMICS) Annual Meeting

IRVINE, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardiogenesis Corporation (Pink Sheets: CGCP) the market leader in laser transmyocardial revascularization (TMR) for the treatment of chronic cardiac ischemia, announces that Dr. Naresh Trehan of New Delhi will be presenting his clinical results of ...

Data From Clinical Study of bioTheranostics Molecular Diagnostic Test Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting

- THEROS CancerTYPE ID(R) predicts cancer origin with 75 percent accuracy in patients whose primary cancer was 'unknown' using traditional diagnostics - SAN DIEGO, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- bioTheranostics, a bioMerieux company that discovers, develops and commercializes new molecular diagnostic...

Video: Phase III Study Data With Vandetanib (Zactima(TM)) in Patients With Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology

ORLANDO, Fla., May 30 Data from the Phase III ZODIAC study in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients, with the investigational drug vandetanib, were presented today at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Orlando. Results show that the study met its primary endpoint, d...

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IQmark Digital Spirometer

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Dx/Rx: Valvular Heart Disease

Description:... DxRxValv contains tables and figures to summarize important clinical data and current professional society recommendations. This handy manual details precise, up-to-date information for diagnosis and treatment of Valvular Heart Disease....
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Dx/Rx: Heart Failure

Description:... Dx/Rx: Heart Failure has tables and figures that summarize important clinical data and current professional society recommendations and up-to-date information for diagnosis and treatment of Heart Failure....
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The Sages Manual

Description:...version of The Sages Manual, a reference for the fundamentals of Laparoscopy and GI Endoscopy. It is a classic manual from the world's most pioneering society of minimally invasive surgery....
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MedMaster Patient Drug Information

Description:... Drug information for patients and health consumers from the trusted American society of Health-System Pharmacists. Information featured in MedMaster includes why the medication is prescribed, how it should be used, potential side effec...
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Freedom EVOlyzer®

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Ambulatory blood pressure

...bility. References 1. [2] Use and interpretation of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring: recommendations of the British Hypertension society 2. Clinical Usefulnesses of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring by PAOLO VERDECCHIA, FABIO ANGELI, ROBERTO GATTOBIGIO 3. [3] Morning surge in bloo...

Artificial induction of immunity

...pox for therapeutic use and he is credited with the discovery. [4] Vaccination took over from variolation. Jenner, like all members of the Royal society in those days, was an empiricist . The theory to support further advances in vaccination came later. Germ theory See main articles Pas...

Body shaping

...esity negatively affects the economic health of a society as well as other aspects of adult and child h.... For instance, in the United States, the American society of Bariatric Surgery (ASBS) reports that the year ...r body lifts took place, according to the American society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS). But in 200...

Fat transfer

...e injection back into the patient. For this and other reasons, the American society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and the American society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) are advising their surgeon members an...

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy

...treatment may not work at all.--Mbmitnick 22:50, 2 January 2007 (UTC)Dr. Marc Mitnick ReferenceS Foot pain explained International society for Musculoskeletal Shockwave Therapy The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-March 2002, Article 335 ...

Hematopathology

...ematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues, World Health Organization Classification of Tumors Series . Lyon: IARC Press, 2001. External links society for Hematopathology v • d • e Pathology Principles of pathology Disease - Necrosis - Infectio...
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Colorectal polyps

... colorectal anatomy and types of colorectal polyps . The American society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is the premier society for colon and rectal surgeons and other ... all colorectal polyps are...

Xeroderma Pigmentosum

...P) include excessive freckling and ... But in persons with xeroderma pigmentosa, the body does not fix the damage. ... Xeroderma Pigmentosum society -- www.xps.org. Expectations (prognosis) ... Xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder, where there ... Kraemer KH, ...

Volvulus

... malrotation with volvulus in older children include ... The American society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is the premier society for colon and rectal surgeons and other surgeons dedicated to advancing a...

Vaginal cancer

...hat may be cancer . Vaginal cancer can ... Vaginal Cancer (American society of Clinical Oncology) ... Vaginal Cancer | Cancer .Net - The American society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is the world's leading professional organizatio...

Vagina

...nd findings about vaginal size, aesthetics, and functions. The American society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is the premier society for colon ... A rectocele is a bulge of the front wall of the rectum in...

Ulcerative colitis

... ulcerative colitis for more than 10 years have an ... The American society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is the premier society for colon and ... Ulcerative Colitis . Spanish Brochures. What is Lapa...
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A complete view of complexity in science and society in a new authoritative reference work

A new unique work published by Springer, the Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science , extends the influence of complexity and system science to a much wider audience than has been possible to date. In eleven volumes, available in print and electronically, it provides an authoritative sin...

Scholthof named 2009 American Phytopathological Society Fellow

Dr. Herman Scholthof, professor of plant pathology and microbiology at Texas A&M University, has been named a 2009 American Phytopathological Society Fellow. Scholthof, who also has an appointment with Texas AgriLife Research, will receive the honor during the society's annual meeting Au...

Ecological Society of America announces 2009 award recipients

The Ecological Society of America (ESA) will present societal awards to five distinguished ecologists at its 94rd Annual Meeting on Monday, August 3, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. More than 3,500 attendees are expected at this year's meeting. Eminent Ecologist Award: Steven Hubbell Steven Hubb...

Tips from the journals of the American Society for Microbiology

Newly Discovered Interferon Response May Offer Early Control of H5N1 Influenza Virus Researchers from Georgia suggest that the cell-signaling protein, interferon type 1, reduced H5N1 influenza virus replication in mice and may offer some degree of protection in the early stages of infection. ...

American Chemical Society weekly presspac -- June 10, 2009

Here is the latest American Chemical Society (ACS) Weekly PressPac from the Office of Public Affairs. It has news from ACS' 34 peer-reviewed journals and Chemical & Engineering News . Please credit the individual journal or the American Chemical Society as the source for this information.` Pr...

'Honey bee health' of concern at Western Apicultural Society conference

Honey bee specialists and native pollinator experts will address the 31st annual Western Apicultural Society (WAS) Conference, set Aug. 17-20 in Healdsburg, Sonoma County. The main conference sessions will take place in the Dry Creek Inn and Krug Event Center, 198 Dry Creek Road. "The conf...
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Vistaar and the Professional Pricing Society Partner to Present Premier Symposium for Pricing Practitioners

Renowned pricing expert and industry thought leader Dr. Reed Holden to present the keynote address Parsipany, NJ (PRWEB) July 22, 2009 -- Vistaar Technologies, Inc. Vistaar Technologies, a leading provider of pricing software for sales, marketing and finance groups, t...

Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals Presents Safety Data on IB1001, a Novel Recombinant Factor IX for the Treatment of Hemophilia at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) Annual Meeting

LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals today announced the presentation of positive preclinical safety, toxicology and preliminary pharmacokinetic data on its lead product, IB1001, a novel recombinant Factor IX product to treat patients with he...

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and The International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation Partner to Develop Cell Lines to Advance Research

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and The International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (IWMF) have partnered in an initiative to develop stable and immortalized Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia (WM) cell lines that would be made widely ...

Environmental Tectonics Corporation's BioMedical Division to Exhibit at Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society Meeting

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") today announced that their BioMedical Division will be exhibiting at the upcoming Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) Meeting. UHMS is an internati...

Data Presented at Society of Nuclear Medicine 2009 Annual Meeting Supports Potential of Peregrine's Cotara(R) for the Treatment of Brain Cancer

- Dosimetry Study Results Show Greater Than 300-Fold More Radiation Delivered to Tumor as Compared to Other Normal Organs - - All Patients in the First Two Cohorts Have Met or Exceeded the Expected Median Survival Time for Recurrent GBM Patients - TORONTO and TUSTIN, Calif., June ...

Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Upcoming Data Presentations at American Diabetes Association and Endocrine Society Annual Scientific Meetings

SAN DIEGO, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Orexigen(R) Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ) a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, today announced the schedule of its upcoming Contrave(R) (naltrexone sustained release (SR)/bupropion SR) presentations taking place at the ...
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FAST Frame Multiple Slide Plate from Whatman, Inc

Description:...ation chambers in a microplate footprint for high throughput processing of microarrays. The footprint dimensions meet the standards recommended by the society of Biomolecular Screening. Microarray processing in a microplate footprint. Designed for use with 16-pad FAST(tm) Slides. 96-well spacin...
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Freedom EVOlyzer from Tecan

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Alfred Russel Wallace

... in 1844 , and kept confidential, to the Linnean society of London on 1 July 1858 , highlighting Darwin...ace were the Order of Merit ( 1908 ), the Royal society 's Copley Medal ( 1908 ), the Royal Geographical society 's Founder's Medal ( 1892 ) and the Linnean Societ...

Anton van Leeuwenhoek

...e quality and pertinence of Leeuwenhoek's work. Their correspondence was translated by Hooke into Latin and published in the proceedings of the Royal society . " No more pleasant sight has met my eye than this of so many thousands of living creatures in one small drop of water... " - Stated after his di...

Artificial life

...rom the Frontier Where Computers Meet Biology . Vintage Books: Random House, New York. ISBN 0-679-74389-8 External links International society for Artificial Life (ISAL) Artificial Life (journal) Introduction to Artificial Life ...

Bioinformatics

...Open Bioinformatics Foundation: umbrella non-profit organization focused on supporting open source programming in bioinformatics The International society for Computational Biology Directories Bioinformatics.net — Software Tools Directory Other Human Genome Project and Bioinform...

Biophysics

...e also Important publications in biophysics (biology) , important publications in biophysics (physics) External links Biophysical society Biophysics Textbook Online Previous link seems broken, try this one ...

Botany

...standing of plants is crucial to the future of our society as it allows us to: Feed the world Underst... cell from Kimball's Biology Pages Botanical society of America: What is Botany? Science and Plants...e Science of Botany ~ at Wikibooks American society of plant biologists APSB Why study Plants? Dep...
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VLSI

...rication Technology and Design Rules ... VLSI society of India (VSI) Ministry of Communications & In... design, electronic design automation, ... VLSI society of India (VSI) IEEE Circuits and System Society. IEEE Solid-State Circuits society ... Designs full custom VLSI circuits for OEM...

Virology

...ize of the Virology graduate program and faculty make ... The American society for Virology was founded in 1981 to provide a forum for ... ASV Virology...iz: Answers. Influenza neuraminidase and H5N1 pathogenicity ... American society for Virology - A forum for investigators of human, animal, ... Introducti...

Vestigial organ

...estigial organs : what are they and why should we learn about them? ... Vestigial Organs Are Fully Functional, written for the Creation Research society ... The tonsils, while once considered a vestigial organ , play a major role in the immune system. ... Top 10 Useless Limbs (and Other Vestigia...

Vagina

... to understanding the clitoris, and female sexuality as a whole. Explains the vulva, clitoris, hymen, and other parts of the genitalia. From the society for Human Sexuality. Inquiry into women's relationships with their vaginas . vagina Vagina is the Latin word for sheath', which makes an in...

Upstream

... In geography, upstream literally means towards the source of a stream or river, or against the normal direction of water flow. Upstream is a society of Ambassadors for Reconciliation - people dedicated to ... Upstream Christian Initiatives, 37780 Dawson Road, Abbotsford. B.C. V3G 2K9 Canada ... ...

Systems biology

...nts a Focus on systemsbiology, bringing together a selection of Reviews, Perspectives and ... articles on systems biology from Nature ... ... society For Cell Biology ... University of California, San Diego (metabolic systems biology ) ... Intro to Systems Biology : Powerpoints from The Cent...
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