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Ted Karkus and Karkus Slate of Directors Prevail in Federal Court, Seated as Directors of The Quigley Corporation; Ted Karkus Elected Chairman of the Board

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QGLY ) , www.quigleyco.com , today announced that on Friday, June 12, 2009, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania issued a decision and order rejecting the last of t...

Prop. 8 Challenged in Federal Court; Ted Olson & David Boies to Argue Case

Attorneys Argued Bush v. Gore on Opposite Sides; Now Joined to Strike Down Prop. 8 Filing also calls for injunction against same-sex marriage ban until case is resolved, which would immediately reinstate the right of all Californians to marry EDS: Background and video of today's news con...

Dissident Stockholder Ted Karkus Found to Have Undisclosed Financial Arrangements With Dr. Richard A. Rosenbloom, COO Of Quigley Pharma, From 2008 to Date of Proxy: Rosenbloom Suspended Without Pay Pending Further Investigation

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QGLY ) , www.quigleyco.com , today announced that it has uncovered an improper financial relationship between Ted Karkus and the Company's Quigley Pharma, Inc. wholly-owned subsidiary COO, Dr. Richard A. ...

Quigley Corporation Receives Support from Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms; RiskMetrics and Glass Lewis Reject Dissident Stockholder Ted Karkus, Citing Failure to Provide Detailed Business Plan

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation (Nasdaq: QGLY ) www.quigleyco.com , today announced that the world's leading independent proxy advisory firms RiskMetrics Group ("RMG"), (formerly ISS-Institutional Shareholder Services), and Glass Lewis & Co. have ...

The Quigley Corporation Issues Open Letter to Stockholders; Urges Stockholders to Reject Dissident Ted Karkus' Solicitation Efforts

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QGLY ) , www.quigleyco.com , today announced it has issued an open letter to stockholders urging them to reelect its experienced and highly qualified Board of Directors by voting the WHITE proxy card by ...

UN Foundation Chairman Ted Turner Thanks Ashton Kutcher, CNN and Others for Raising Awareness About Malaria on Twitter

Turner calls on Twitter followers to send a net and save a life Washington, D.C. (Vocus) April 17, 2009 -- "I salute both Ashton Kutcher and CNN for causing a buzz about malaria, a leading killer of children and refugees in Africa. "Now, I challenge t...

Veteran Rehab Specialist, Ted O'Neill, Joins Fast-Growing Alliance Seating & Mobility in Pennsylvania

O'Neill Brings 35 Years of Experience with Complex Rehab Market PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ted O'Neill, a complex rehab specialist with 35 years of experience, has joined Alliance Seating & Mobility (ASM), one of the nation's fastest growing complex rehab compa...

Statement by Steve Case, Co-Founder, AOL and Chairman of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure (www.ABC2.org) on News of Senator Ted Kennedy's Brain Cancer Diagnosis

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Steve Case, Co-Founder, AOL and Chairman of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure on news of Senator Ted Kennedy's brain cancer diagnosis: "I was deeply saddened to learn that Senator Kennedy has a brain tumor. Just two wee...

Pelosi Statement on Senator Ted Kennedy

WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/.- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today following reports on Senator Ted Kennedy's health: "The news of Senator Kennedy's health has been met with great concern. "Senator Kennedy is a champion for health care for all Americans ...

William Jefferson Clinton TED Prize Wish Update

AMD, Nokia and Sun Microsystems Collaborate to Fulfill Former President's 2007 TED Prize Wish of Expanding Healthcare in Rwanda MONTEREY, Calif., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading technology companies AMD, Nokia and Sun Microsystems, in partnership with the Clinton Foundation, Partners In...

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Cadence Pharmaceuticals Submits Acetavance New Drug Application for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Fever

...avance NDA is a major milestone for Cadence and demonstrates our commitment to develop products that address unmet needs in the hospital market," said ted Schroeder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cadence. "We believe that the data supporting the NDA for Acetavance are strong and look forward t...

MitraClip(R) Therapy Data Shows Important Clinical Benefit in High Risk Patients With Functional Mitral Regurgitation at 12-Month Follow Up

...volume overload caused by MR, which requires the heart to work harder, and may ultimately lead to heart failure. The data were presented today by ted Feldman, M.D., director of the cardiac catheterization lab at Evanston North Shore Hospital and co-principal investigator of the EVEREST trials. ...

New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results from Boston Scientific's Landmark SYNTAX(TM) Trial

... trials. "SYNTAX has provided the medical community with critical information on the management of patients with advanced and complex CAD," said ted Feldman, M.D., F.S.C.A.I., Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at NorthShore University HealthSystem in Evanston, Illinois, and a lead ...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in Phase 2a Clinical Trial in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

...dant glutathione ("GSH"). Raptor's UC San Diego collaborators believe that increasing GSH has the potential to reverse NASH-related liver damage. ted Daley, President of Raptor's clinical division stated, "Raptor's strategy is to leverage cysteamine's known safety profile for the treatment of cystin...

Phico Therapeutics Receives GBP1 Million Award From the Wellcome Trust to Take Anti-MRSA Nasal Product Through Early Clinical Trials

...ntial of PT1.2. This award will enable us to conduct phase I and II clinical trials with results expected Q3 2009 and Q3 2010 respectively." Dr ted Bianco, Director of Technology Transfer at the Wellcome Trust commented: "There is an urgent need to develop innovative ways to manage the transmissio...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. Announces Positive Phase IIa Clinical Study Results for Convivia(TM) Program

...pecific genetic variants of the liver ADH and ALDH2 enzymes. This subset represents approximately one-third of the ALDH2 deficient adult population. ted Daley, President of Raptor's Clinical Division, stated, "We are encouraged by these results from our Phase IIa study for Convivia(TM). Currently there...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals to Collaborate with Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d'Angers for Phase II Clinical Trial in Huntington's Disease

...nistration ("FDA") granted orphan drug designation to Raptor for cysteamine-based drugs, including DR Cysteamine, for the treatment of Huntington's. ted Daley, President of Raptor's Clinical Division, stated, "We look forward to collaborating with CHU d'Angers to evaluate DR Cysteamine in patients with...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Provides Clinical Development Programs Update

...er of 2008, and as previously announced, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted our revised clinical development plan for Acetavance," stated ted Schroeder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cadence. "The FDA indicated that two previously completed clinical efficacy trials, the Sinatra St...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Announces Phase 2a Clinical Trial Initiation in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

...teamine has demonstrated potential efficacy in preclinical and clinical studies in NASH, Huntington's Disease, Batten Disease and other indications. ted Daley, President of Raptor's clinical division stated, "We are pleased that dosing is now underway in the Phase 2a clinical trial in NASH, a disease t...

Boston Scientific to Release Broad Range of Clinical Trial Data on the Performance of TAXUS(R) Coronary Stent Systems at TCT 2008

...a panel discussion on subset case presentations for patients with multi-vessel disease and left main disease. The symposium will include panel members ted E. Feldman, M.D., Michael J. Mack, M.D., Martin B. Leon, M.D., and Friedrich W. Mohr, M.D. A reception will be held prior to the symposium at 7:00 p.m...

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Restoring a natural root signal helps to fight a major corn pest

...t the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Jena he had already contributed to a key discovery four years ago by Sergio Rasmann in the group of ted Turlings at the University of Neuchtel. They found that maize roots attacked by rootworm attract nematodes by releasing (E)-beta-caryophyllene (Eβ...

Purple sweet potato means increased amount of anti-cancer components

...e purple sweet potato has not been well investigated. Lim used a sweet potato with pronounced purple flesh and skin that was developed by K-State's ted Carey, professor of horticulture, at K-State's John C. Pair Horticultural Center in Haysville. "Sometimes we can find purple sweet potatoes in the ...

Computer model predicts brain tumor growth and evolution

...d treatments for individualized therapy. There is no cure for gliomas, which can kill quickly, often within 15 months of diagnosis. Massachusetts Sen. ted Kennedy announced a year ago that he was suffering from this type of tumor, a malignant glioma of the brain. Details of the research were highlight...

True grit

... Biology Department have discovered that the urchins' secret lies in a combination of ingenious design strategies. The latest of these studies, conduc ted with postdoctoral fellow Yurong Ma and graduate student Yael Politi and in collaboration with Prof. Pupa Gilbert and Dr. Rebecca Metzler of the Univer...

Laughing hyenas, wailing levees, the sound of cheese and blaring bagpipes

...equire a piece of hardware in the water to create sound remotely. Physicist ted Jones and his team at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC,...Intense underwater laser acoustic source for Navy applications" (2aEA-7) by ted Jones is at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19. Abstract: http://asa.aip.org/we...

Concerns about food safety to be spotlighted at U of Minnesota symposium

...ago. Craig Hedberg, professor of environmental health sciences, will speak on "Public Health Surveillance: A Prerequisite for a Safe Food Supply," and ted Labuza, professor of food science and nutrition, will discuss "An Anatomy of a Recall: The PCA Case." The session will wrap up with an industry panel ...

Pilot study shows effectiveness of new, low-cost method for monitoring hand hygiene compliance

...dispenser stations prior to entering patient rooms. The technology behind the study was developed in collaboration with computer scientists at Iowa. ted Herman, the lead computer scientist on the project, designed badge construction and placement of small beacons inside patient rooms and other designat...

MIT: Using touch to help deaf people

...s prohibitive for many people, especially in developing countries. "Most deaf people will not have access to that technology in our lifetime," said ted Moallem, a graduate student working on the project. "Tactile devices can be several orders of magnitude cheaper than cochlear implants." Moallem an...

DNA evidence is in, newly discovered species of fish dubbed H. psychedelica

...a species of fish that is a wild swirl of tan and peach zebra stripes and behaves in ways contrary to its brethren. So says University of Washington's ted Pietsch, who is the first to describe the new species in the scientific literature and thus the one to select the name. Psychedelica is perhaps eve...

Fruit flies sick from mating

...at is affected is the immune defense system," says ted Morrow at the Department of Ecology and Evolution,...les would produce 20 percent more offspring," says ted Morrow. It is costly for females to mate becaus... the males are like a 'sickness' to females," says ted Morrow. We can thus conclude the following from...

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TED Conferences Announces 25 TED Fellows for TEDGlobal in Oxford

TED Fellows program brings outstanding, world-changing leaders to participate in TED community NEW YORK, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizers of the TED Conference introduced today the 25 new TED Fellows who will participate in TED's annual international conference, TEDGlobal. These Fellows have...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals' CEO Ted Schroeder to Present at Two Investment Conferences During the Month of May 2009

SAN DIEGO, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CADX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on in-licensing, developing and commercializing proprietary product candidates principally for use in the hospital setting, announced today that the company's President a...

Cequent Names Ted Hibben Chief Business Officer

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Cequent Pharmaceuticals, a pioneer in the development of novel products to deliver RNAi-based treatments to prevent and treat human disease, announced that Ted Hibben has joined the company as chief business officer. Mr. Hibben comes to Cequent from Coley ...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals' CEO Ted Schroeder to Present at Three Investment Conferences During the Month of May 2008

SAN DIEGO, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CADX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on in-licensing, developing and commercializing proprietary product candidates principally for use in the hospital setting, announced today that the company's Presi...

WTN Interview: Senator Ted Kanavas

Software and political expertise motivates Wisconsins State Senator to trim state government and grow the economy using technology tools and services. We want to stimulate venture capital investment in the state by granting tax credits to qualified venture funds as well as expand the Department o...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

..., marketing and supply chain operations. "Scott Byrd brings a wealth of innovative commercial and executive leadership skills to Cadence," said ted Schroeder, President and CEO of Cadence. "His current focus is on bringing together an experienced commercial leadership team with the goal of being p...

American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Submits Comments to Hit Policy Committee About Meaningful Use and Electronic Health Record Certification

...licy Committee and its Certification/Adoption Workgroup is meeting and holding public hearings in Washington, D.C. on July 14-16, 2009. Dr. ted Shortliffe, AMIA's President and CEO, stated, "Considerations related to functionality and attributes of EHRs and how they are implemented will be cri...

Preclinical Proof-of-Concept Studies Published for Novavax Seasonal Influenza Virus-Like-Particle Vaccine

...talizations in adults older than 65 years of age. "This study demonstrates the breadth of the immune response induced by the VLP vaccine," said ted Ross, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Center for Vaccine Research, University of Pittsburgh . "Not only did the vaccine induce robust HAI responses, it ...

Light sensor breakthrough could enhance digital cameras

...image sensor chips inside cameras collect, at most, one electron's worth of current for every photon (particle of light) that strikes the pixel," says ted Sargent, professor in U of T's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. "Instead generating multiple excitons per photon could ultimately le...

Guy J. Quigley Resigns as Chairman and CEO of The Quigley Corporation: Quigley Leaves Company He Founded 20 Years Ago

...ion is effective immediately, following a proxy contest which culminated on May 20 at the Company's annual meeting which favored dissident shareholder ted Karkus and his proposed slate of directors. The Company has accepted the resignation of Charles A. Phillips, COO of The Quigley Corporation and Wendy...

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...on, Richard. The Hot Zone . New York: Anchor Books Doubleday, 1994 . Russell, Brett. What are the Chances? Ebola FAQ. 3 September 2003 . ted Case Study: Ebola and Trade . Trade and Environment Databases. May 1997 . 7 November 2003 . ...
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