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Cervical Cancer Vaccine Gardasil Included In Subsidized CDC program

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has decided to include Gardasil , Merck & Co.Inc's new cervical cancer vaccine // in its Vaccines for Children program. The program is government subsidized and covers uninsured or poor schoolchildren upto age 18 . The vaccine which was ...

Herceptin Subsidized By Australian Government

The Australian government has decided to include Genentech's breast cancer drug, Herceptin on its Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme//. This means that the drug will now be subsidized throughout Australia. Australia's Health Minister Tony Abbott confirmed that around 2,000 Australian women would ...

Health Insurance Whistleblower Urges Obama Health Chiefs to Join Him at Free Urban Health Care 'Expedition' in L.A. Stadium

...old by a for-profit system, and make use of Potter's expertise." In California's budget crisis, thousands of children will soon be cut from the subsidized Healthy Families public insurance plan, and Medicaid is being sharply curtailed just as tens of thousands of Californians lose their jobs and health i...

Do the Swiss Have the Answer to America's Health Care Dilemma?

...ss playbook. In a nutshell: Switzerland has a mandate requiring everyone to be covered by private insurance. Poor people are subsidized as necessary to meet the mandate. There is no employer-provided or government-managed coverage. Sick persons pay the same price for health...

FRC: The Truth Hurts Planned Parenthood and NARAL

...uld ensure taxpayers aren't forced to pay for abortions within any publicly subsidized program, pro-abortion advocates are jittery that their dream of federally-f... -- make it permanent and ensure that it continues to apply to any publicly subsidized program. "The various Democratic plans under consideration would in...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs

...thing to worry about. After a year of being uninsured, the Massachusetts reform went into effect and Jaclyn qualified for Commonwealth Care, subsidized insurance for lower-income people. Eventually, Jaclyn saw another doctor, who ordered an ultrasound and mammogram and confirmed she did have breast c...

Michael Unhjem Appointed to Board of Directors for Health Integrated

...th Association (now known as Mental Health America) in 1989. He took part in drafting legislation that created an innovative health insurance program subsidized by the state of North Dakota for people who are medically uninsurable. Unhjem currently holds or has held positions on several corporate and not-for-...

OH2 Medical Spa Achieves the First U.S. LEED(R) Certification for a Medical Commercial Interior

... and plastic waste, glass, and aluminum All patient rooms are constructed to eliminate air cross contamination 50% of all energy usage is subsidized with wind and solar energy OH2 was founded to treat skin, venous, and age-related problems and issues. For more information, go to ...

New Letter to Rangel, Waxman, Miller from National Seniors Coalition Outlines Concerns With House Tri-Committee Health Reform Bill

...ct minority workers, inhibit ongoing quality improvement efforts, and also limit providers' ability to offer valuable benefits to employees, including subsidized health insurance coverage," she continued. "Reforming the nation's healthcare system cannot possibly include jeopardizing the quality of care delivere...

DOE funds Clemson University clean energy research

... friendly reaction processes that will help to decrease the nation's dependence on fossil fuels." Bruce said that most renewable fuels now must be subsidized by government entities to be cost-competitive with fossil fuels. The materials that will be developed by the catalyst design center will enable renewa...
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Drug Development Program Started Based on CAP(R) Human Cell Line

... Germany) and PharmaCell BV (Maastricht, The Netherlands) announce the start of Theraptech, a 2.4 million Euro therapeutic protein development program subsidized under the European Trans Bio Program. The major objective of the Theraptech project is to develop a recombinant human alkaline phosphatase (rhuAP) usi...

Epeius Biotechnologies Applauds the Belated Scholarship of Their Academic Contemporaries in 2007, As Targeted Gene Therapy Comes of Age in Clinical Medicine

...ted the effectiveness of the vector" in the crucible of clinical medicine. Ironically, 2007 is also the year in which the much acclaimed and heavily subsidized National Gene Vector Laboratories (NGVL) -- whose mission and "primary goal" as an academic vector production facility and national resource was osten...
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Results of the third school nutrition dietary assessment study published

... nearly all public and many private schools in the United States, providing subsidized meals to more than 30 million children each school day. More than 10 millio...ample of 130 public School Food Authorities (districts that offer federally subsidized school meals), 398 schools within those districts and 2,314 public school s...

Scientists Find new migratory patterns for Mediterranean and Western Atlantic bluefin tuna

...clusively of fish that originated from North America. "We have learned that U.S. recreational fisheries focusing on small bluefin tuna are heavily subsidized by Mediterranean fish. North American commercial fisheries, on the other hand, depend exclusively on fish that are spawning in the Gulf of Mexico," sa...

Pollen proves beneficial for northern lakes

...n experimental enclosures, located along the shorelines of three boreal lakes in northwestern Ontario's Experimental Lakes Area. "Specifically, pollen subsidized the lake water nutrient levels and in turn, promoted the abundance of plankton," said Graham, who is working with Dr. Rolf Vinebrooke in the U of A's ...

Not just the birds

...redator affects a food web. According to the researchers, the results "bolster a growing body of work indicating that island food webs are strongly subsidized by the movement of nutrients from adjacent productive waters onto less productive land." ...

Introduced foxes transformed vegetation on Aleutian Islands from lush grasslands to tundra

...lands than on fox-infested islands came from analyses of nitrogen isotopes in soil, plant, and animal samples. "The terrestrial ecosystem was being subsidized by marine-derived nutrients, and the foxes basically cut off the subsidies by interrupting the flow of nutrients coming from offshore," Croll said. "I...
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The Breast Cancer Therapeutics Market in Australia

...ays Gaffud. Currently, only Herceptin (for early stage breast cancer patients) and Tykerb (for advanced/metastatic breast cancer patients) are subsidized through the PBS. Nonetheless, innovative targeted therapies are showing great promise and are being touted as the future of breast cancer treatment. C...

IKARIA(R) to In-License BioLineRx's BL-1040

...rength of the heart muscle during recovery and repair. BL-1040 is the first program to graduate from the BIJ (BioLine Innovations Jerusalem) incubator subsidized by the Israeli Office of the Chief Scientist. Under the terms of the agreement, BioLineRx will receive upfront and milestone payments. BioLineRx ...

Sinovac Biotech Co. Ltd., Sinovac's Beijing Subsidiary, Obtains High-Tech Enterprise Status

...or numerous potential benefits including, preferential treatment in obtaining other support from the government, competitive commercial bank loans and subsidized interest. Mr. Weidong Yin, Chairman, President and CEO of Sinovac Biotech Ltd., commented, "Receipt of high-tech enterprise status reflects Sin...

PRC Government Grants High-Tech Status to AOBO Subsidiaries

...rnment such as obtaining financial support from the PRC's special Technological Development Fund, and to receive competitive commercial bank loans and subsidized interest. Mr. Tony Liu, Chairman and CEO of AOBO, stated, "Receipt of high-tech enterprise status further demonstrates the fundamental strength...

Significant Progress Made in Nation's Preparedness to Respond to Public Health Emergencies; But Gaps in Critical Areas Threaten Overall Readiness

...om the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS)? 2. Mass Distribution - Antiviral Stockpiling - Did the state purchase a portion of its share of federally subsidized or unsubsidized antiviral drugs to stockpile for use during an influenza pandemic? 3. Public Health Laboratories - Bio-Threat Testing - Does the sta...

Is IT leadership a position or an attitude?

...der if the attitude implied in the tag line gets the new hires run out of town by the other employees, or is Charleton Heston on his knees outside the subsidized cafeteria, shouting at the sky with clutched fists, "Soylent Green is QA staff!" Probably not, but I'm not sending any of my QA buddies over there any...

Sonic Foundry discounts Mediasite for classrooms

...t Mediasite products are eligible for their "E-rate" program, which offers schools around the country the opportunity to receive the technology at a subsidized cost. The E-rate program is designed to provide discounts between 20 and 90 percent to schools and libraries for the cost of education technology. ...

Does redefining universal service help bridge the digital divide?

...n the United States was second to none worldwide. Were some subscribers subsidized in order to get a universal price? Definitely. If you were across the s...ry standard price across the board. Prior to the divestiture, long-distance subsidized local service. Since the divestiture, prices for technology have spiral...

Winners of past business plan contests secure funding, credibility

...ding Alzheimer's. The company received $20,000 in cash as prize money, and contest sponsor University Research Park donated 2,400 square feet of fully subsidized and equipped laboratory space for one year. But the prize money and facilities were only the beginning for Mithridion's founder and CEO, Trevor Two...

Superior receives funds for technical training

... which goes a long way toward our mission of maintaining a globally competitive workforce." Training breakdown The grant award will distribute subsidized training for the employees of the following companies: $14,210 for the Superior-based CLM Corp. $12,854 for Superior Lidgerwood-Mundy Corp. ,...
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