Vanda Pharmaceuticals Announces Withdrawal of Director Nominees and Proposal to Liquidate Submitted by Tang Capital
ROCKVILLE, Md., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: VNDA ) ("Vanda" or the "Company") announced today that Tang
Capital Partners, LP ("TCP") has ended its proxy contest by withdrawing its nominations of director candidates for election to Vanda's Board of Director...
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Responds to Announcement and Filing by a Group Led by Tang Capital Partners, LP
ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: VNDA ) ("Vanda" or the "Company") today issued the following statement regarding two letters sent to Vanda by Tang
Capital Partners, LP ("TCP") and a SEC filing by TCP stating its intent to, among other thing...
Benda Pharmaceutical Appoints Jun Tang to Board of Directors
HUBEI PROVINCE, China, May 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Benda
Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BPMA), a China-based
pharmaceutical company producing both Gendicine(R), a commercialized gene
therapy medicine for the treatment of cancer, and traditional Chinese and
China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Acquires Drugstores in Beijing
...re chain in China based on the number of directly operated
stores, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with
Beijing Run Ze tang
Drugstore, to acquire its five drugstores in Beijing. This
acquisition represents China Nepstar's first retail presence in Beijing, one
of the most im...
NTU and Sembcorp to jointly explore novel waste water treatment technology
...ctor for Cleantech Goh Chee Kiong as well as Sembcorp Group President & CEO tang
Kin Fei. This agreement follows from an umbrella Master Research Collaborat...SIWW.
Commenting on the collaboration, Sembcorp Group President & CEO Mr tang
Kin Fei said, "We are happy to take our R&D collaboration with NTU-NEWRI a ...
Of body and mind, and deep meditation
..., researchers led by visiting UO professor Yi-Yuan tang
and UO psychologist Michael Posner documented in t...BMT subjects showed a reduced response to stress." tang
said. "Why after five days did it work so fast?" T...aring online ahead of regular publication in PNAS, tang
and 13 Chinese colleagues define brain and physiol...
Oligonol(R) Lychee Fruit Polyphenols Attains Self-Affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) Status
...ly improved bioavailability. For centuries, lychee fruit has been a well-known beauty remedy throughout Asia. Lychee was the favored fruit among the tang
Dynasty in China where it was utilized by the Emperor and his concubines for longevity and beauty. With a polyphenol concentration second only to str...
Navigation System Significantly Improves the Surgical Accuracy of Total Knee Replacement for Arthritis Patients
...next level. I am glad to announce
two experienced orthopaedic surgeons, Dr. tang
Wai Man and Dr. Wong Wai Kwok
Jimmy, have recently joined our team."
... the joint. This may
accelerate the aging of a knee implant," explained Dr. tang
Specialist in Orthopaedics and Traumatology of the HKSH. "The rota...
Karate For Your Body Announces Release of Volume One in Martial Arts DVD Training Series, 'Focusing On Fundamentals'
... driving force behind Karate
For Your Body and its philosophy of karate as the new way to health, balance,
awareness and self-defense -- has practiced tang
Soo Do for over 35 years,
competing successfully at the state, national and international level. He has
received numerous accolades, was inducted into...
E. coli engineered to produce important class of antibiotic, anti-cancer drugs
...bacterial aromatic polyketides from simple nutrients such as glucose.
"This is a key advance in the field of natural product biosynthesis," said tang
of the research, which will be published Dec. 30 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and is currently available on the journal's webs...
Tang in Medical Technology
Tang in Biological News
After dinosaurs, mammals rise but their genomes get smaller
...t of "jumping" genetic sequence initially dropped into genomes by viruses. IU School of Informatics (Bloomington) bioinformaticians Mina Rho and Haixu tang
oversaw the survey of mammalian and non-mammalian genomes.
Transposable elements often lose their functionality soon after insertion but neverthel...
New research helps explain how connexin hemichannels are kept closed
...king, however, has been unclear.
Harris discusses the new research that is advancing our understanding of this relationship, including a report by tang
et al. in the June issue of JGP (2). The report, along with a recent publication from Verselis et al. (3), provides new information about the confor...
Singapore research organisations team up to advance drug discovery using brain tumor stem cells
...nd how we can target adult brain tumour stem cells selectively, and to use bioinformatics to identify novel biomarkers and new drug target," said Drs. tang
and Ang. "Ultimately, this could lead to new approaches to treat brain tumours."
The researchers have reason to be optimistic. This collaboration i...
How do bacteria swim? Brown physicists explain
...g to swim through honey. The drag is dominant."
and his team at Brown have just completed the most...would appear to hold true for many other bacteria, tang
said, and shed light on how these organisms scaven...cterium's nonlinear movement through a fluid. What tang
and his team found, however, is that Caulobacter a...
Dry spells spelled trouble in ancient China
...Edwards, geologist at the University of Minnesota and a co-author of the paper.
For example, the study showed that the dry period at the end of the tang
Dynasty coincided with a previously identified drought halfway around the world, in Meso-America, which has been linked to the fall of the Mayan civil...
MU scientists 'see' how HIV matures into an infection
...d in cells. It has to be activated to do its job," tang
said. "What we were able to see is how it self-act... mature form when the virus gains infectivity."
and his colleagues used a novel NMR method called ...he more we can do to identify novel therapeutics," tang
Plant steroids offer new paradigm for how hormones work
...nhanced harvests but also to new insights into how steroids regulate growth in both plant and animal cells.
The study by Zhi-Yong Wang and Wenqinag tang
of the Carnegie Institution's Department of Plant Biology with seven co-authors* is published in the July 25 issue of Science magazine.
An Alzheimer's vaccine?
...of American Societies for Experimental Biology.
and his colleagues at OMRF previously had identifi...an human clinical trials in the summer of 2007.
emphasized that the vaccine approach should be vie... prospects going forward, he said. Once again, Dr. tang
has found an innovative way to make inroads agains...
Which came first, the chicken genome or the egg genome?
...n of each human segmental duplication and organized duplication blocks based on their shared evolutionary history.
Pevzner and his associate Haixu tang
(now professor at University of Indiana) applied their expertise in assembling genomes from millions of small fragments a problem that is not unlike ...
Tibetan antelope slowly recovering, WCS says
... 1,000-mile expedition across Tibet's remote Chang tang
region, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) biolog... that some nomadic communities living in the Chang tang
region have made concerted efforts to safeguard th...
The journey traversed the entire northern Chang tang
region, a feat that hadn't been accomplished in ov...
Tang in Biological Technology
China Nepstar Chain Drugstore to Acquire 18 Stores from Dongguan Hui Ren Tang Pharmaceutical Co.
- Continues Consolidation of Competitors in Key Markets -
SHENZHEN, China, March 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Nepstar
Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD ) ("China Nepstar" or the "Company"), the
largest drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated
Scientists discover repulsive side to light force
"This completes the picture," tang
said. "We've shown that this is indeed a bipolar l...ed that these are tunable forces we can engineer," tang
In order to create the repulsive force, ...uch faster than today's conventional counterparts, tang
said. An added benefit of using light rather than ...
Bioinformatics Expert Dr. Jiaan Yang Joins Sundia MediTech With Innovative PFSC Technology
...n USA, supervised by Dr. Neil Kestner. He also received a M.S.
degree from Theoretical Chemistry Institute, Jilin University in China, with
About Sundia: Sundia MediTech Company is a leading integrated
pharmaceutical contract research organization (CRO) company based in Sha...
Bilayer graphene gets a bandgap
...t to introduce and determine a bandgap in bilayer graphene. The first was to build a two-gated bilayer device, fabricated by Yuanbo Zhang and Tsung-Ta tang
of the UC Berkeley Department of Physics, which allowed the team to independently adjust the electronic bandgap and the charge doping.
The device w...
Allied Minds Establishes New Company to Commercialize Novel UC Irvine Tinnitus Therapy
SoundCure is actively developing technology that was first pioneered at the University of California at Irvine by Dr. Fan-Gang Zeng and Dr. Qing tang
as a treatment to quiet the ringing in their patient's ears. Of the many available treatments for tinnitus few can provide any relief beyond simple m...
Catching the lightwave: Nano-mechanical sensors 'wired' by photonics
...able that works at room temperature. Previously this level of sensitivity could only be achieved at extreme low temperatures" said senior author Hong tang
, assistant professor of electrical and mechanical engineering in the Yale School of Engineering and Applied Sciences .
Their system can dete...
'The photon force is with us': Harnessing light to drive nanomachines
...ce of light is far too weak for us to feel in everyday life, we have found that it can be harnessed and used at the nanoscale," said team leader Hong tang
, assistant professor at Yale. "Our work demonstrates the advantage of using nano-objects as "targets" for the force of light using devices that are ...
China YCT International Group, Inc. Announces Entrusted Management Agreement With Its Primary Supplier
Shandong Yong Chun Tang. Shandong Yong Chun tang
is the primary supplier of
products marketed by Sh...aceutical the right to
purchase Shandong Yong Chun tang
at a fair value price to be determined by
the part...ly organized as a subsidiary
of Shandong Yong Chun tang
for the purpose of focusing on advanced
Future of cable, wireless shown off at ITEC Milwaukee
... Bluetooth devices as well as microwave ovens, and tang
said it will become crowded. At 5 gigahertz, the U...nnels. Each channel has 22 megahertz of bandwidth, tang
said. In large-area installations, this restrictio...tions is not like regular network troubleshooting, tang
said. Problems can come from the radio coverage it...
New digs for UW AIDS researchers
...but for many other diseases as well, such as cancer, Wilson said. Other scientists elsewhere are experimenting with it, she added. "When they invented tang
for the astronauts, it didn't just stay with them," she said.
The UW scientists have an ongoing collaboration with Merck Pharmaceuticals for some ...
Tang in Biological Definition
... Wilson MA. "Impaired hippocampal representation of space in CA1-specific NMDAR1 knockout mice." Cell . 1996 Dec 27;87(7):1147-8. PMID 8980239
YP, Wang H, Feng R, Kyin M, Tsien JZ. "Differential effects of enrichment on learning and memory function in NR2B transgenic mice." Neuropharmacology...