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Air Quality Action Day Forecast for Thursday in All Regions of Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast an air quality action day for Thursday, June 25, in the Berks/Lehigh Valley, Susquehanna Valley, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Liberty/C...

Thousands of Americans Sign Living Wills on Thursday April 16

WASHINGTON, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of Americans are expected to sign living wills for the first time on Thursday April 16 as part of National Healthcare Decisions Day. Teams of doctors, nurses and lawyers will be on hand at more than 660 hospitals and other healthcare facilities na...

Hundreds of Texas Registered Nurses March on Capitol Thursday to Demand Lifesaving Patient Safety Improvements

Nurses Cheer Introduction of 'Texas Hospital Patient Protection Act of 2009' to Combat Unsafe Patient Care and Unsafe Nursing Assignments AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of registered nurses from nearly every city in Texas will march to and rally at the state Capitol this Th...

Air Quality Action Day Forecast Thursday in All Regions

Residents, Businesses Encouraged to Reduce Air Pollution HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast an air quality action day for Thursday, Sept. 4, in the Berks/Lehigh, Liberty/Clairt...

Alert - UnitedHealth Group Shareholders Meeting, Thursday June 5, Will Vote on Shareholder Resolution on Advisory Vote on Executive Pay

BOSTON, May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 5th at the annual stockholders meeting of UnitedHealth Group in Minnesota shareholders will vote for the second year on a shareowner proposal requesting an annual Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation. The resolution received 42% last year. Walden A...

Statement in Response to SEIU United Healthcare Workers - West's (UHW-W) Thursday Media Event

WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SEIU Spokesperson Andrew McDonald said: "Instead of wasting members' resources, UHW-W leaders should focus on helping 70,000 UHW-W members win good contracts this year. UHW-W members deserve better than to have their contracts put at risk by ...

PARI's LC Sprint & TREK S Featured in 'ER' Final Episode on NBC Thursday

MIDLOTHIAN, Va., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- PARI Respiratory Equipment's LC Sprint reusable nebulizer and TREK S portable compressor were both used in the filming of the final episode of "ER" that will air Thursday at 9pm on NBC. Numerous stars are reprising roles for the final season of "ER," incl...

'Who Lives?' to Open at Pico Playhouse on World Kidney Day This Thursday

Play To Feature Actor Who Received Kidney from KABC-TV Anchor Phillip Palmer LOS ANGELES, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A play based on the 1960's anonymous citizens committee who determined the life-or-death fate of kidney patients applying for dialysis will open on World Kidney Day this Thursday,...

L.A. Area SEIU Members Gear Up to Support Effort to Fix Healthcare; Plan Rally for Thursday

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by SEIU UHW: NOTE TO EDITORS: On Thursday, Feb. 26--the same day the president's budget is expected to reach Congress--several hundred SEIU members from around the Los Angeles area will rally to support the ...

Arizona Nurses Rally at Capitol for Patient Safety - Thursday

'Heart Teams' of Nurses to Explain to Legislators and Public the Urgent Need for HB 2041, The Arizona Patient Protection Act Bill Guarantees Safe RN-to-Patient Staffing Ratios, Protects Nurse Whistle-blowers PHOENIX, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Regi...
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Pharmasset to Present at Goldman Sachs and Needham Healthcare Conferences

...an overview of the company at the Goldman Sachs Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at 3:10 PM (ET) and at the Needham Conference on thursday June 11, 2009 at 1:00 PM (ET). To access a simultaneous webcast of Mr. Price's overview via the internet, log on to the "Events & Presentati...

University of Redlands Student Cody Unser Documentary Run to Start Today in L.A.

..., will become a treatable and reversible diagnosis." Friday April 17- thursday April 23, 2009 Laemmle's Town Center 5 17200 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA 91316 818-981-9811 Friday May 1- thursday May 7, 2009 IFC Center in New York 323 Avenue of the Americas ...

Neurocrine Announces Top-Line Results From 702 Study (Lilac PETAL Study) of Elagolix for Treatment of Endometriosis Pain

...ll and Webcast Information The Company will host a live conference call and webcast to provide additional details of this study tomorrow morning, thursday March 26, 2009 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (5:00 a.m. Pacific Time). Participants can access the live conference call by dialing 1-800-862-9098 (US) or...

Nerviano Medical Sciences Invited by EORTC-NCI-AACR to Present the State-of-the-Art of Aurora

...ent, displayed a 77% reduction of one cancer lesion and resolution of a second one," concludes Dr. Colotta. Abstract no: 243, presented 10.15 hrs on thursday 23 October, Plenary session 5 Information: http://www.nervianoms.com Nerviano Medical Sciences Maria D'Acquino Phone +39-0331-581013 - mob...

The 'Anatomy' of Clinical Trials: 'Grey's' Season Finale Leaves Public in the Dark About the Myths and Realities

...ate, nor complete, portrayal of the role clinical trials play in guaranteeing continued progress in the fight against cancer. The season finale this thursday will only contribute to the negative perception being portrayed on the show that cancer "clinical trials" usually equal a "death sentence." "Cancer ...

Malaria Vaccine Developer Sanaria Inc. Receives the Technology Council of Maryland's Emerging Company of the Year Award

... ROCKVILLE, Md., May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On thursday May 15, 2008 Sanaria Inc. was named Emerging Company of the Year at the annual Technology Council of Maryland's Tech Awards Celebration honoring the s...

Release of Cytopia Abstract for CYT997 Oral Presentation at American Society of Clinical Oncology

...al Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) will be accessible to the public via ASCO's website (http://www.asco.org ) from 9pm on thursday 15 May (US EDT). The oral presentation, entitled "Phase I evaluation of CYT997, a novel cytotoxic and vascular disrupting agent, in patients with ad...

Positive Results from Phase IIa Study Pave Way for Phase IIb Trial of DG051 for the Prevention of Heart Attack

...051 and the rest of its product portfolio in its presentation at the JP Morgan 26th Annual Healthcare Conference. The presentation, to be delivered on thursday January 10 at 11:30am PST/2:30pm EST/7:30pm GMT, will be webcast live via the investors' section of the company's website at http://www.decode.com . ...

Anastrozole Confirmed Superior in Breast Cancer Prevention

... the increased risk of fractures that has been seen in some patients being treated with anastrozole disappears after treatment ends. Speaking at the thursday session of the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Professor John Forbes of the University of Newcastle presented the much-anticipated long-term resu...

Genasense(R) Data in Patients with Advanced Melanoma to be Featured at 4th International Melanoma Congress

...t the New York Marriott Financial Center Hotel, New York, NY from November 1-4, 2007. A poster session featuring the Genasense data will take place on thursday November 1 from 8-10 am EDT. Titles and authors include the following: Progression-free survival (PFS) with an oblimersen-dacarbazine regimen in adv...
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Stimulus

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Smell

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Repeated nightmares

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Thursday in Biological News

'Honey bee health' of concern at Western Apicultural Society conference

...gy, will discuss "Native Bees in Crop Production in Western States." On thursday morning, Aug. 20, participants will hear "Effects of Honey on Human Physiol...ping Tips Based on Experimental Trial and Error." The conference ends thursday with a silent auction and awards banquet. Awards to be presented are "Outst...

BIO 2009 -- R&D session: New stem cell research unlocks unknown therapies

...nnolly, National Healthcare Reporter at Washington Post. R&D session at BIO 2009 - Breaking new stem cell research unlocks unknown therapies Time: thursday 21 May at 10:00 am. Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Room B308, Atlanta. Key Speaker: Jonas frisn, M.D., Ph.D., Tobias Foundation Profess...

Study finds children's activity levels not influenced by more PE time in school

...y doing less at home while those who got little at school made up for it by being more active at home. The scientists, who presented their research thursday at the European Congress on Obesity, found that the total weekly physical activity among children attending different schools was much the same despit...

Supply Chain Council Seminar Focuses on Defense and IT

...t public review of the Design Chain Operations Reference Model (DCOR) 2.0 and the SCC's Supply Chain Excellence Awards will also be presented. On thursday morning, a SCORmark Benchmarking Workshop will be included for seminar attendees led by Joseph Francis, Executive Director of SCC. Find the comp...

New nucleotide could revolutionize epigenetics

...eplaces cytosine in the famous DNA double helix to regulate which genes are expressed. And now there's a sixth. In experiments to be published online thursday by Science , researchers reveal an additional character in the mammalian DNA code, opening an entirely new front in epigenetic research. The work,...

Supply Chain Council Seminar Focuses on Defense and IT

...t public review of the Design Chain Operations Reference Model (DCOR) 2.0 and the SCC's Supply Chain Excellence Awards will also be presented. On thursday morning, a SCORmark Benchmarking Workshop will be included for seminar attendees led by Joseph Francis, Executive Director of SCC. Find the comp...

International climate change researchers meet, review latest findings

...a, principal researchers from several countries will be available to the media for interviews and informal background on Wednesday evening April 8 and thursday afternoon, April 9. The meeting is hosted this year by the University of Maryland-based Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC) , ...

AIUM to Host 2009 Annual Convention in New York

...of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) 2009 Annual Convention and Preconvention Program to be held at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City, New York, thursday through Sunday, April 2-5, 2009. Initial registration numbers indicate that 2009 will prove to be better attended than the 2007 meeting at this sa...

No quick or easy technological fix for climate change, researchers say

... conducted with colleague Fangqun Yu, a research professor at the State University of New YorkAlbany's atmospheric sciences research center today and thursday at the American Geophysical Union's annual meeting in San Francisco. "We're talking about tinkering with the climate system that affects everybo...

Disability Rights Legal Center honors Ossur

... and services, with the Charles D. Siegal President's Award. Tim McCarthy, vice president of Prosthetics for Ossur Americas, accepted the award on thursday before 500 local and national leaders in the legal, entertainment, and other industries at the DRLC's Annual Gala in downtown Los Angeles. Mr. McCarth...
Thursday in Biological Technology

Cord Blood America to Hold Conference Call on Thursday May 21st at 11 a.m. Eastern Time to Discuss 2009 First Quarter Results and Corporate Developments

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI), the umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation company ( http://www.cordblood-america.com ) focused on bringing the life saving potential of stem cells to families nationwide and intern...

PharmAthene to Present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference on Thursday September 25, 2008

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc., (Amex: PIP ) a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that David P. Wright, President and Chief Executive Officer of PharmAthene, will present at the U...

Images from new telescope to be released Thursday

Madison, Wis. -- Astronomers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an international consortium of universities and government agencies on Thursday will release the first astronomical images obtained by the Southern African Large Telescope (SALT), a newly constructed telescope now equivalen...

America's Organic Home-Fueling Movement Begins in Los Angeles

...e first of the revolutionary portable home micro-refinery systems that turns organic waste into a high performance ethanol fuel for cars was installed thursday night at a home in Pacific Palisades, near Los Angeles, California. GreenHouse introduced the first E-Fuel MicroFueler TM at a premier de...

Neurocrine Biosciences Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Present Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...ednesday, July 29, 2009. Neurocrine will then host a live conference call and webcast to discuss its financial results and provide a Company update thursday morning, July 30, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time). Participants can access the live conference call...

Pharmaxis Investor Conference Call

...n will host an investor teleconference the following morning to review the quarter and answer investor questions. The teleconference will be on thursday 23rd July at 8.00am (Sydney), (Wednesday 22nd July at 6.00pm U.S. East Coast, 3.00pm U.S. West Coast). Telephone access (toll free) details ar...

Jesup & Lamont Announces Presenting LifeTech Companies and Former FDA Commissioner at Annual Growth Stock & National Sales Conference

...ransportation industries. The conference commences with Life Science industry and investor panels on Wednesday July 29th with Company presentations on thursday July 30th, followed by Investment Products presentations on August 1st and 2nd. Last year's conference brought together hundreds of institutional and ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces conference call and webcast

...euticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANPI , TSX: ANP) will host a conference call discussing its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009, on thursday August 6, 2009 at 11:00 AM ET (8:00 AM Pacific). Dial-in information for the earnings call on August 6, 2009 is as follows: North Am...

Phase II Trial Demonstrates Elacytarabine May Increase Survival Threefold in Patients With Late-Stage Leukaemia

...ng a pivotal registration study. Conference Call There will be a conference call for all interested parties, to be held at 4.30PM CET on thursday 18 June. Those wishing to participate in the call should dial 80080119 (domestic callers in Norway) or +47-23000400 (outside Norway). Notes to ...

San Diego Wireless Heavyweight Leap Wireless Supports New Start-up Incubator

...llingness to participate in entrepreneurial education programs, and other criteria as listed on the website. Applications are due by midnight on thursday June 24 in order to be considered for initial selection into the incubator. Applicants not selected for the first round will continue to be reviewed ...
Thursday in Biological Dictionary

Terminator

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Segregating

..... Thomas criticizes Arpaio on segregating illegal immigrants, Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas broke ranks with his closest political ally thursday by ... 'Haredim to continue running buses segregating men, women'-News and commentary relating to events in Israel, the occupied territories, and...

Megabase

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