Companies Continue To Add Wellness Programs, Watson Wyatt/National Business Group On Health Survey Finds
Financial Incentives to Encourage Program Use Vary in Effectiveness
WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the recession and recent cutbacks in some benefit programs, companies continue to add wellness and health management programs to promote healthier behaviors among their workers. Ad...
Mark G. Watson Named Executive Director of Radiological Society of North America
OAK BROOK, Ill., March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) is pleased to announce that Mark G. Watson
will become the Society's executive director on April 1, 2009. Watson
comes to the position with nearly 20 years of experience ...
Warner Chilcott and Watson Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreements on Loestrin(R) 24 and Femcon(R) Fe Patent Litigation
HAMILTON, Bermuda and CORONA, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI ) and Warner Chilcott Limited (Nasdaq:
WCRX ) announced today that they have entered into Settlement and License
Agreements to resolve pending patent litigation related to Warner...
U.S. Workers Taking Steps to Lower Medical Costs, Watson Wyatt Survey Finds
Significant Drop in Number of Employees Willing to Pay Higher Premiums to Keep Out-of-Pocket Costs Low
WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In the midst of an economic crisis, rising health costs are leading an increasing number of U.S. workers to take steps to reduce their own s...
Driving Consumer Engagement Is Focus of Address by Healthfitness' Chief Medical Officer at Watson Wyatt Health Care Solutions Event
HealthFitness' Jim Reynolds, M.D., will discuss how to drive engagement on a global basis
MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthFitness' Chief Medical Officer Jim Reynolds, M.D., will speak at Watson
Wyatt Worldwide's seventh Health Care Solutions Dialogue, set for Dec. 11 in Minneapo...
Older Workers Worried About Promised Medicare and Social Security Benefits, Watson Wyatt Survey Finds
Many Do Not Expect to Receive Full Benefits After Retirement
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Many older workers,
particularly those without employer-sponsored retirement plans, retiree
medical plans or other financial resources, do not expect to receive their
full Social Sec...
Chantix Blamed for Suicide in Lawsuit Against Pfizer Filed by Cory Watson Crowder & DeGaris
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A lawsuit charges
pharmaceutical giant Pfizer was motivated by greed when it failed to warn
the public of potentially deadly side-effects associated with its popular
smoking cessation drug varenicline which is marketed under the trade name
Chantix. The ...
Texas Senator Kirk Watson Honored as 'Champion for Children' by the AMERIGROUP Foundation
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The AMERIGROUP Foundation
today announced that Senator Kirk Watson
of Austin, Texas, has been honored
with its "Champion for Children" award.
The award is part of the AMERIGROUP Foundation's national program
recognizing outstanding public advocac...
60 Minutes to Report on Dangers of Trasylol: Cory Watson Crowder & DeGaris Involved in Litigation Against Pharmaceutical Giant Bayer AG
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cory Watson
DeGaris, P.C. (http://www.cwcd.com ), has filed lawsuits against Bayer AG on behalf
of plaintiffs throughout the United States, who allegedly suffered
permanent kidney damage after being given Trasylol(R) -- a
Few Employers Addressing Workplace Stress, Watson Wyatt Surveys Find
WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Workplace stress is the
most frequently cited reason U.S. employees consider leaving their jobs.
While employers acknowledge that stress is affecting business performance,
few are taking steps to address it, according to two surveys by Watson
Watson in Medical Technology
RAPAFLO(TM) (silodosin) Provides Rapid and Sustained Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Symptom Relief in as Little as Three Days
... RAPAFLO(TM) was developed and is manufactured by watson
Pharmaceuticals, a leader in generic and specialty...AFLO(TM) is the BPH market leader, and licensed to watson
for the U.S., Canada and Mexico markets.
Watson Announces United States Availability of RAPAFLO(TM) (silodosin), a Novel New Treatment in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
...(BPH), is available for patients by prescription. watson
received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) a...l Bisaro, President and Chief Executive Officer of watson
. "We are confident that the proven rapid effica...acies nationwide.
In addition to RAPAFLO(TM), watson
will soon launch GELNIQUE, the first and only topi...
New, Published GELNIQUE Data Show Efficacy, Convenience and Excellent Tolerability
...on, please visit www.gelnique.com .
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a global leader in the de... and Nephrology (medical).
In the U.S., the watson
portfolio includes GELNIQUE(TM), RAPAFLO(TM),
J. Craig Venter, Ph.D. Receives Double Helix Medal from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
...ve more added more than 20 million new genes to
the public databases.
is Chancellor Emeritus of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and
won a Nobel Pri...th Francis Crick in 1962 for their description of
the structure of DNA. Dr. watson
is credited for developing the modern
vision for Cold Spring Harbor Laborat...
Enanta Initiates Phase 1 Study on EDP-322, an Oral Antibiotic With Activity Against Hospital- and Community-Acquired MRSA
...tor Relations, please contact: Paul Mellett 617-607-0761 For Enanta Public Relations, please contact MacDougall Biomedical
Watson Announces Positive Data for Its New Investigational Products for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Overactive Bladder
ORLANDO, Fla., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- watson
Inc. (NYSE: WPI ), a leading spe...t potentially
important additions to the expanding watson
In the first trial (abstract... Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. in Japan
and licensed to watson
for the US, Canada and Mexico markets. Silodosin
Enanta Reports New Macrolide-Related Drug Class, Bicyclolides, to Combat Hospital and Community Acquired Superbug Infections, Including MRSA
...stor Relations, please contact: Paul Mellett 617-607-0761
For Enanta Public Relations, please contact MacDougall Biomedical Communications: Kari watson
ImQuest Scientists Present Important HIV Microbicide Development Results at Microbicides 2008 in Delhi, India
... from the National Institutes of Health and The
International Partnership for Microbicides to further develop these
At the conference, Ms. watson
(Manager, Topical Microbicide Research
and Development) presented three papers, including additional data on the
pyrimidinedione IQP-0528, newly emerg...
Watson Announces Silodosin NDA Accepted for Filing by FDA for the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). watson
is seeking marketing
approval of silodosin from th...prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), or enlarged
anticipates that the FDA will take action on its
big difference in their day-to-day lives."
submitted the filing for silodosin with data from ...
Watson Announces Positive Results From Its Pivotal Study of Oxybutynin Topical Gel for the Treatment of Overactive Bladder
urinary incontinence, urgency and frequency.
is a Leader in Urology
Making lives more livable, watson
offers patients and healthcare
providers investiga...s a number of
the conditions urologists treat. The watson
portfolio in the U.S. includes
Watson in Medical Dictionary
...ication of Gerard Hindmarsh's book Swamp Fever . ... SWAMP FEVER , PRIMITIVISM & THE 'IDEOLOGICAL VORTEX': FAREWELL TO ALL THAT by David watson
... Earlier Response To Swamp Fever . More on Green Anarchist. Green ... ...
Watson in Biological News
Baylor researchers unravel mystery of DNA conformation
... HOUSTON An iconic photograph ( http://img.timeinc.net/time/80days/images/530228.jpg ) of Nobel laureates Drs. Francis Crick and James watson
show the pair discussing with a rigid model of the famous double helix.
The interaction represented produced the famous explanation of the structu...
7th annual [BC]2 Basel Computational Biology Conference 'Molecular Evolution' June 18-19, 2009
Karen E. Nelson, J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, CA, USA
Christine Orengo, University College London, UK
Daniel E. Platt, IBM Thomas J. watson
Research Centre, NY, USA
Stefan Rensing, University of Freiburg, Germany
Nicolas Salamin, SIB & University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Genetic switch potential key to new class of antibiotics
...les the preQ1 aptamer loop to bind to the first base in the ribosome binding site is a standard G to C base pairing similar to that first described by watson
and Crick when they modeled the structure of DNA in 1953. The riboswitch, made possible by dazzling structural diversity within its loop structure, ow...
7th [BC]2 Basel Computational Biology Conference
Christine Orengo, University College London, UK;
Karen E. Nelson, J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, CA, USA;
Daniel E. Platt, IBM Thomas J. watson
Research Centre, NY, USA;
Christian von Mering, SIB & University of Zurich, Switzerland;
Eske Willerslev, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
UNH researchers track lobster migrations to improve population estimates
Goldstein and UNH professor of zoology Win watson
are particularly interested in the movements of "b...ext day they're all gone and have moved offshore," watson
says. "There's a dramatic shift that takes place i...and causes them to move out into deeper water."
and other researchers believe this drive to migrat...
Could genetic research awaken racist attitudes?
...n racist attitudes.
Just last year Nobel Prize winning geneticist James watson
claimed there are genes responsible for creating differences in human intelligence. These comments made international headlines and watson
Caulfield knows that studying racial groups is import...
New book includes advances in the science and practice of transfusion and transplantation
...eries of self-assessment questions and learning outcomes is provided.
In the March, 2008 issue of the British Journal of Biomedical Science , Paul watson
reviewed the new edition of Transfusion Science . "Hurrah!" he wrote. "At last, a new book in transfusion science that describes current laboratory ...
Columbia to award 2008 Horwitz Prize to Arthur Horwich & Ulrich Hartl for cellular protein folding
... code, and the consequences of genetic mutations on human disease and function. Using X-ray crystallography, Dr. Franklin obtained the data that James watson
and Francis Crick used to develop the double helix model of DNA. However, the contributions of Dr. Franklin were never recognized with a Nobel Prize b...
Carbon nanostructures form the future of electronics and optoelectronics
...manager of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at IBM's Research Division at the watson
Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY. He has also been an adjunct profes...n since 1995. Previous to this, he worked at IBM's Research Division at the watson
The Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics recognize...
KAUST and IBM to build 1 of the fastest and most powerful supercomputers
...the KAUST/IBM Center for Deep Computing Research, is designed to "jumpstart" KAUST's HPC capacity. The Center will initially be located at IBM's T.J. watson
Research Laboratory in Yorktown Heights, N.Y., and is ready to provide HPC services to KAUST's research partners located throughout the world. These ...
Watson in Biological Technology
Delaware Court Rules That Watson Does Not Infringe Patent Related to Generic Version of Concerta(R) and Declares Patent Invalid
CORONA, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Watson
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI ), a leading specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that the United States District Court for the District of Delaware has ruled that Watson's generic version of Concerta (methylphenidate hydroc...
Cephalon Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Watson Pharmaceuticals
FRAZER, Pa., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cephalon, Inc. (Nasdaq:
CEPH) today announced that it and its wholly-owned subsidiary CIMA LABS
INC. have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Delaware against Watson
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Watson
FDA Approves MIXJECT(TM), a Convenient, Easy-to-Use Drug Delivery System For Watson Pharmaceutical's TRELSTAR(R) DEPOT and TRELSTAR(R) LA
- New system addresses the needs of the medical community; builds on proven efficacy and safety of TRELSTAR(R) -
CORONA, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Watson
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI ), a leading specialty pharmaceutical
company, announced today that the U....
Barr Subsidiary Sues Watson for SEASONIQUE(R) Patent Infringement
MONTVALE, N.J., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Barr Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (NYSE: BRL ) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Duramed
Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has filed suit against Watson
WPI) and its subsidiary, Watson
Laboratories, Inc., for infringement ...
Warner Chilcott and Watson Pharmaceuticals Announce Launch of Tilia(TM) Fe
FAJARDO, Puerto Rico and CORONA, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- Warner Chilcott Company, Inc. and Watson
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced
today that under a supply agreement between Warner Chilcott and Watson
Pharma, Inc., Watson
has launched Tilia(TM) Fe (norethindrone acetate and
New Report Just Published: World Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market Report
Drug Test from Abbott II-86
Encorium Group Signs Contract with Global Biopharmaceutical
Paladin Signs an Agreement with watson
for Supply and Sale of
BioWa Obtains License for Anti-FGF8 Antibody from Kyowa Hakko II-87
OncoGenex and Isis Pharmaceut...
Insmed CEO Resigns Due to Health Concerns
...cal industry, including serving as President and CEO of Somerset Pharmaceuticals from January 2002 until March 2007. In addition, he was President of watson
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from July 1995 through January 1998.
Mr. Kevin P Tully C.G.A., Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. S...
Dey L.P. to Market EMSAM(R) Skin Patch for Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder
...tured by Mylan subsidiary Mylan Technologies Inc. (MTI), EMSAM is a registered trademark of Somerset Pharmaceuticals Inc. In July 2008, Mylan acquired watson
Pharmaceutical Inc.'s 50 percent interest in Somerset, making the proprietary research and development company a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mylan.
New 'near-field' radiation therapy promises relief for overheating laptops
... of semiconductor manufacturers.
Rotkin and his colleagues at IBM's T.J. watson
Research Center and at the Ioffe Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia, have ...ls and Nanotechnology; Vasilii Perebeinos and Phaedon Avouris of IBM's T.J. watson
Research Center; and Alexey G. Petrov of the Ioffe Institute.
Cytopia Letter to Progen Shareholders
...ided to shareholders closer to the meeting. In the meantime, we would be happy to answer any questions you may have.
- Chairman Andrew Macdonald - Chief Executive Officer
Where to get more information
Watson in Biological Products
The Rat Brain in Stereotaxic Coordinates w/CD from myNeuroLab.com
Description:... George Paxinos Affiliation: School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Charles watson
Affiliation: Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia This is the Fourth Edition of this definitive atlas of the rat brain. It is a large f...
Watson in Biological Definition
James D. Watson
James Dewey Watson
(born April 6 , 1928 ) is one of the discoverers of the structure of the DNA molecule. Born in Chicago , he enrolled at the age of 15, earned a B.Sc. in Zoology at the University of Chicago in 1947 and a Ph.D. in Zoology at Indiana Unive...
...ert, M.L., Science Online, 21 Dec. 2001 ( ScienceOnline ).
Alberts, Bruce, Dennis Bray, Julian Lewis, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts & James D. watson
(1994). Molecular biology of the cell , 3rd edition. Garland Publishing, Inc ( EntrezBookshelf ).
Bast, Robert C. Jr., et al. (eds) (2000). Can...
...ry nucleotides occur in equal proportions
and Crick's model
9.3.4 Publishing of the "Cent...ries, of which the "B" form described by James D. watson
and Francis Crick is believed to predominate in...
The history of DNA research
in the Cavendish Laboratory at the University ...
The term Double helix ( plural helices) describes the structure of DNA as first published by James watson
and Francis Crick in 1953. They showed that DNA is made up of two complementary, antiparallel strands of the bases Guanine , Adenine , Thymine ...
...sts, including Nobel Prize winners such as John Sulston ( "I don't think one ought to bring a clearly disabled child into the world" ) and James D. watson
( "Once you have a way in which you can improve our children, no one can stop it." ), have recently spoken in support of "voluntary" eugenics.
... deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) as the "transforming principle" responsible for transmitting genetic information. In 1953 , Francis Crick and James watson
published their famous paper on the structure of DNA, based on the research of Rosalind Franklin and Maurice Wilkins . These developments ignited ...
In 1951 , he started working with James D. watson
at Cavendish Laboratory at the University of C...arch by John Bankston, Francis Crick and James D. watson
(Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc., 2002) ISBN 1584...consciousness
James D. watson
and Francis H. Crick. "Letters to Nature : Molec...
...zyme" hypothesis. Oswald Avery , Collin Macleod , and Maclyn McCarty showed in 1944 that DNA holds the gene's information. In 1953 , James D. watson
and Francis Crick demonstrated the molecular structure of DNA . Together, these discoveries established the central dogma of molecular biology ,...
... proves the genetic information of phages (and all other organisms) to be DNA
1953 DNA structure is resolved to be a double helix by James D. watson
and Francis Crick
1956 Jo Hin Tjio and Albert Levan established the correct chromosome number in humans to be 46
1958 The Meselson-Sta...
Protein structure and diversity
Notable molecular biologists
James D. watson
List of molecular biology topics
Watson in Biological Dictionary
...ordium can be considered the simplest set of initial conditions capable of ... Created by Christopher Hill and illustrated by British painter John watson
and ... To recieve updates on The Primordium via e-mail, please click here to subscribe ... Zoology information, history, articles and research f...
...ermore, DNA replication only occurs at a specific step in the cell cycle. ... Click4Biology: 3.4 DNA replication ... DNA Replication . watson
and Crick, Nature 1953: ... In this section the mechanism for DNA replication is explained. ... ...
... a deoxy sugar derived... The Molecular structure of Nucleic Acids: A Structure for Deoxyribose Nucleic Acid was an article published by James D. watson
and Francis Crick in the scientific journal Nature in its 171st volume on page 737-738 . It was... Definition of deoxyribose from the Merriam-W...