Healthcare Reform Starts at Home
WASHINGTON and CHICAGO, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As healthcare reform becomes an increasing national priority, the American Psychological Association (APA) and YMCA of the USA announced a partnership that provides strategies to help families improve their overall well-bein...
Sacred Heart Hospital Starts to Expose Students to Stroke Awareness at an Early Age
Kids Learn the Link between Healthy Living and Reducing Health Risks
EAU CLAIRE, Wisc., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten year olds aren't typically at risk for stroke, but lifestyle habits developed at this age could lead to stroke risk factors. A program run by Sacred Heart Hospital offers ele...
Schering-Plough Starts Patient Enrollment in Phase 3 Trial for Acadesine, an Investigational Agent Being Studied for Prevention of Complications From Cardiac Surgery
RED-CABG Trial Initiates Patient Recruitment for Potentially Life-Saving Agent
KENILWORTH, N.J., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP ) today announced the start of patient enrollment in RED-CABG, the Phase 3 Trial for acadesine, an investigational, potent...
GOCE's 'heart' starts beating
GOCE's highly sensitive gradiometer instrument has been switched on and is producing data. Forming the heart of GOCE, the gradiometer is specifically designed to measure Earth's gravity field with unprecedented accuracy.
"We are very pleased with what we have seen from the gradiometer from the ...
Surface Logix Raises $20 Million in Financing and Starts Phase 2b Clinical Trial of SLx-4090 in Dyslipidemia and Diabetes
BOSTON, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Surface Logix today announced that it has raised over $20 million in a combined equity and debt financing. The Company raised approximately $15 million through equity contributions by existing investors, including ARCH Venture Partners, HBM BioVentures, Healthcare ...
New Year starts with focus on healthy living
Most people know that how we live our lives effects our health so what influences our decisions to adopt and maintain a healthy lifestyle? Why do health professionals like doctors and counsellors do and say what they do? How can public policy, health services, schools and education, the workplace...
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BioCis Pharma Starts a Phase I Clinical Trial With a New Cancer Drug
TURKU, Finland, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- BioCis Pharma Ltd., a
privately-held drug development company with its headquarters in Turku,
Finland, has started Phase I clinical testing of ProtoCure(TM) intravesical
instillation solution, a novel anti-cancer drug for urinary bladder cancer.
Intercell Starts a Phase I Clinical Trial for a New Streptococcus pneumoniae Vaccine
- Initiation of a first-in-man Phase I clinical trial in healthy subjects
- Study aims to obtain safety and immunogenicity data of this new vaccine candidate
- Initial results expected in Q4 2009
- Development of Intercell's Streptococcus pneumoniae vaccine supported by PATH
GeoVax Starts Injections for Phase 2a Human HIV/AIDS Vaccine Trial in USA
ATLANTA, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GeoVax Labs, Inc.
(OTC Bulletin Board: GOVX), an Atlanta-based, publicly traded
biopharmaceutical company developing human vaccines for diseases caused by
HIV-1 (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other infectious agents, announced
the first injections...
Sanofi Pasteur Starts a Phase II Study of a Vaccine Against Clostridium Difficile
LYON, France, February 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi Pasteur, the
vaccines division of sanofi-aventis Group (EURONEXT : SAN and NYSE : SNY),
announced today that it is sponsoring a phase II clinical study of a vaccine
against Clostridium difficile, which is among the most common causes o...
Clinical Update - Debio 9902 SR (ZT-1) for Alzheimer Patients Debiopharm Starts Tablet Formulations Bridging Study under IND
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, October 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Debiopharm Group
(Debiopharm), a global biopharmaceutical development specialist that
focuses on serious medical conditions and particularly oncology, announced
today that the first healthy elderly subjects have been randomised in a
Presbyterian Hospital Dallas Starts Advanced Breast-Cancer Risk-Assessment Program
DALLAS, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elizabeth Krause is a
perfectly healthy 40-year-old woman. So it's surprising to learn she has
oncologists, breast surgeons, radiologists and nurse practitioners watching
over her like an army of cancer-killers, ready to pounce at the first sign
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Medical Spanish pocket plus
Description:...e. pronunciation, common words and common phrases, as well as basics of anatomy and medical terminology. The second part is organized by situation. It starts
with the interview, examination and the course of an office visit. It then covers specific questions and phrases for each medical specialty. The third...
AllMeds for Neurosurgery
Description:... the first specialty-specific Electronic Medical Record for Neurosurgery. Instead of trying to force a general-purpose EMR into your practice, AllMeds starts
with clinical content from Neurosurgery surgeons throughout the country....
AllMeds for Orthopaedics
Description:... the first specialty-specific Electronic Medical Record for Orthopaedics. Instead of trying to force a general-purpose EMR into your practice, AllMeds starts
with clinical content from Orthopaedic surgeons throughout the country....
SYNCHRON CX5 PRO
Description:... When it comes to providing speed, accuracy and menu flexibility, the SYNCHRON CX5 PRO has it all. The state-of-the-art CX5 PRO starts
with the wide SYNCHRON chemistry menu to create the ideal full-service workstation for today's laboratory....
Company:Beckman Coulter, Inc.
MedTrack CR/SR 60 Treadmills
Description:.... A user-friendly control panel displays all pertinent information including METS and calorie counts. The treadmills features a "soft start" the belt starts
gently and then increases speed in smooth 0.1 mph increments for the comfort of all your patients. You can pre-set time limits and top speed on both t...
Company:Quinton Cardiology Systems, Inc.
UnoMax II Neuromuscular Stimulator with Smart Cards
Description:... Programmes are supplied on Smart Cards. Insert the card and turn on the Intensity Dial. The treatment starts
and turns itself off after the programmed time. The Smart Card records the number and total duration of treatments. Simply provide your patient with t...
Company:Genesis Medical Limited
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Research vessel Polarstern starts 24th Arctic season
Bremerhaven, June 18th. The German research vessel Polarstern, operated by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in the Helmholtz Association, will begin its 24th Arctic expedition on Saturday, June 20th. 119 scientists from seven different nations will research the whole spec...
Food security: It starts with seed
Madison, WI, May 1, 2009 -- With each passing year, the human population of our planet continues to expand. This growth has created a wide ranging strain on our water and soil resources, as well as our environment, creating an unprecedented urgency to address the issue of food security. One way th...
Obesity starts in the head? 6 newly discovered genes for obesity have a neural effect
The international GIANT (Genetic Investigation of Anthropometric Parameters) consortium works on the discovery of obesity genes. So far, the scientists have analyzed two million DNA variations in 15 genome-wide association studies with a total of more than 32,000 participants. The hereby identifie...
Alzheimer's starts earlier for heavy drinkers, smokers
CHICAGO Heavy drinkers and heavy smokers develop Alzheimers disease years earlier than people with Alzheimers who do not drink or smoke heavily, according to research that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology 60th Anniversary Annual Meeting in Chicago, April 1219, 2008.
ComCam Selected by ePortation on New Maritime Domain Awareness Project
...ble decentralized control room functions to track all assets specifically within sea ports."
ePortation President Paul Labow said, "The project starts
this month in a Group 1 Sea Port defined by DHS as the 'highest risk' and will make extensive use of ComCam's technology and expertise and will be int...
Scientists open doors to diagnosis of emphysema
...he body), a process important for normal wound healing. However, over-stimulation of macrophages by irritants leads to build up of excess MMP12, which starts
to damage the delicate structure of the small airspaces of the lungs, eventually leading to emphysema.
"We developed a tool which, for the first t...
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KBI Biopharma Starts Cell Line Generation Process under Vendor Network Agreement for PER.C6(R)
DURHAM, N.C., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- KBI Biopharma, Inc. (KBI) announced today that it has started the process of performing cell line generation with Crucell's PER.C6(R) human cell line platform, pursuant to the Agreement announced by Crucell, The Netherlands, on May 6, 2009. Under that agreemen...
AMT Starts Preregistration Trial for Glybera(TM)
AMSTERDAM, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amsterdam Molecular
Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a leader in the field of human gene therapy,
announced today the treatment of the first patient in a preregistration
clinical trial with Glybera(TM). This gene therapy product targets
Pierre Fabre Dermatologie Starts Clinical Trials on a Beta-Blocker to Treat Severe Infantile Haemangioma
CASTRES, France, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Pierre Fabre Dermatologie,
specialised department of Pierre Fabre Laboratories, is proud to announce the
launch of a set of clinical trials following the signature of an exclusive
and worldwide licence agreement on July 10th 2008 with the University of
BioCis Pharma Starts Phase IIa Trial in Psoriasis
TURKU, Finland, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- BioCis Pharma Ltd., a
privately-held drug development company with its headquarters in Turku,
Finland, announced that it has begun a new Phase IIa clinical testing of
ProtoCure(TM) emulsion cream, the company's novel topical drug for
dermatology. The do...
The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Starts 2009 With Investment Momentum
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse (PLSG), the premier life sciences seed and early-stage investor in western Pennsylvania, has surpassed the $13 million mark in committed investments. The PLSG's $13.2 million in direct investments in nearly 60 companies ha...
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Starts Production at Newly Acquired Facility and Reaffirms Guidance
HARBIN, China, Oct. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One
Medical, Inc. ("China Sky One Medical" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: CSKI ), a
leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter
drugs in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), announced today that it...
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