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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 conventional m...

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 Wai Man, 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

CellCyte Genetics Corp. Enters Collaborative Research Agreement With Cleveland Clinic Foundation to Qualify Stem Cell Delivery in Damaged Heart Tissue

...h the patients' circulatory system without an invasive procedure. The lead investigators of the project at Cleveland Clinic Foundation are Dr. Wilson tang M.D. and Dr. Sathyamangla Prasad Ph.D., both accomplished and renowned scientists in the field of cardiac biology. Dr. Tang is also a physician and ke...
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." tang 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." tang and his colleagues used a novel NMR method called ...he more we can do to identify novel therapeutics," tang said. ...

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. Plant ste...

An Alzheimer's vaccine?

...of American Societies for Experimental Biology. tang and his colleagues at OMRF previously had identifi...an human clinical trials in the summer of 2007. tang 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 stores, ...

Scientists discover repulsive side to light force

...line publication. "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 said. 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 Professor tang Aoqing. 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

...ned by 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 technology...

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

Long-term potentiation

... Wilson MA. "Impaired hippocampal representation of space in CA1-specific NMDAR1 knockout mice." Cell . 1996 Dec 27;87(7):1147-8. PMID 8980239 tang YP, Wang H, Feng R, Kyin M, Tsien JZ. "Differential effects of enrichment on learning and memory function in NR2B transgenic mice." Neuropharmacology...
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