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Dignitas Personae, Vatican Instruction on Bioethics, Welcomed for Guidance on Issues of Procreation, Medical Research

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dignitas Personae (The Dignity of a Person), an Instruction from the Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) on ethical issues arising from biomedical research, provides guidance on how to respect human life and human procreation in...

Move To Ban Asbestos Welcomed

According to Bob Sass, chairman of the Ban Asbestos Saskatchewan committee, the Canadian Cancer Society's call for a national ban on the use and export of asbestos is welcomed news and reflects a changing environment. "Obviously this is a very important part of a movement in Canada of public i...

Alberta's Mental Health Act Welcomed

Alberta government has planned to introduce an amendment to their Mental Health Act, which will make it simpler for mentally ill patients to be committed to hospital if they// are not taking the desired medications. This proposed legislation was received with a mixed response from different qua...

Sao Paulo Hosts Second CPhI and P-MEC South America Pharma Events

...ts and production technology events on Wednesday 26 - Friday 28 August. Staged by UBM International Media, the debut events in Rio last August welcomed over 180 exhibitors and nearly 4,500 attendees. Argentina, India and the USA headed the 27% international visitor league. The venue for the co-...

China Pharma Events Keep Growing For UBM

.... Staged by UBM at Shanghai's New International Expo Centre on 23 - 25 June, the combined events hosted 1,651 exhibitors from 17 countries and welcomed nearly 23,700 visits. Accordingly, numbers were notably ahead of the 1,400 exhibitors and 19,500 visits in 2008. At 82,100 sq. m. the exhibiti...

Investigation Shows Threats, Restrictions Impose Severe Obstacles for Abortion Providers, Women Seeking Abortions

...oviders and representatives of major human rights organizations. Amy Hagstrom Miller, the president and CEO of Whole Woman's Health in Texas, welcomed the report. "For more than 35 years, abortion providers have provided an oasis for women needing to contemplate the most fundamental of decisions saf...

Patients Beyond Borders Thailand Edition to Launch in September

...stination for cosmetic surgery, and in the past decade as one of the leading destinations for patients seeking medical care abroad. Last year Thailand welcomed 1.2 million patients from more than 190 countries for a wide variety of procedures. Costs of medical procedures in Thailand are typically 30-80% lower...

The Power of Functional Foods is the Key to Fi Asia-China's Success

... SHANGHAI,, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Fi Asia-China, China's premiere event for professionals in the food ingredients industry, once again welcomed the world to Shanghai, China on 23-25 June, 2009. Building on the successful launch of Health ingredients (Hi) and Natural ingredients (Ni) last year...

Project C.U.R.E. and MillerCoors to Welcome the First Lady of Ghana to Colorado for First Ladies' Luncheon in Denver

...o. The Project C.U.R.E. First Ladies' Luncheon is an annual fundraising event featuring first ladies from around the world. Project C.U.R.E. welcomed Senora Ana Ligia de Saca, the first lady of El Salvador, for the inaugural First Ladies' Luncheon in Denver in 2006, during which more than $70,000 wa...

Americans United for Life: Ninth Circuit Ruling on Pharmacists Endangers Fundamental Freedoms

... Life Americans United for Life (AUL) is a nonprofit, public-interest law and policy organization whose vision is a nation in which everyone is welcomed in life and protected in law. The first national pro-life organization in America, AUL has been committed to defending human life through vigorous ju...
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Shire Reports Positive Results From First of Three Phase III Trials of velaglucerase alfa for Type 1 Gaucher Disease and Provides Important Updates on Interactions With FDA

...Type 1 Gaucher patients. The prospect of having another treatment option available to help patients achieve therapeutic goals is very important and is welcomed by both the physicians and patients." Regulatory Updates With regard to ongoing interactions with the FDA, Shire provided the following ...

Heart Disease Treatment Breakthrough

... GATESHEAD, England, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- A leading GP has welcomed the launch of a potentially revolutionary heart disease treatment that offers people around the world the hope of combating the killer disease. ...

Boston Scientific Welcomes Results of Brain Aneurysm Clinical Trial

...oil embolization compared to surgical clipping NATICK, Mass., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed publication of results from the ISAT clinical trial in The Lancet Neurology showing patients with a ruptured intracranial aneurysm treated with endova...

Journal of American College of Cardiology Article Reports Fewer Repeat Procedures With Boston Scientific's TAXUS(R) Liberte(R) Stent

... differences between drug-eluting stent brands NATICK, Mass., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed the publication of an article in the current edition of the Journal of American College of Cardiology (JACC) reviewing data on more than 19,000 patien...

Boston Scientific Welcomes Publication of HORIZONS AMI Trial Results in New England Journal of Medicine

...or physicians in treating heart attack patients NATICK, Mass., May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed the publication of results from the HORIZONS AMI trial in this week's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. The HORIZONS AMI trial, sponsored...

Clinical Data Reinforce Safety and Efficacy of Boston Scientific's Two Drug- Eluting Stent Platforms

... NATICK, Mass. and ORLANDO, Fla., March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed three-year results from the SPIRIT II Clinical Trial and a pooled meta-analysis of two-year data from the SPIRIT II and III Trials. SPIRIT II and SPI...

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

...XUS(R) Express2(TM) Stents and bypass surgery NATICK, Mass., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed the publication of results from its landmark SYNTAX(TM) trial in this week's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. In the study, percutaneous...

Delcath Adds Dr. Pamela R. Contag to Its Board of Directors

... published in the field of non-invasive molecular and cellular imaging. Richard L. Taney, President and Chief Executive Officer of Delcath, welcomed Dr. Contag to the Board, stating, "Delcath continues to add strategic insight and expertise to our Board of Directors as we focus on the completion of...

Clinical Trial Shows Cardiovascular Benefits of Rooibos, Popular Antioxidant Herbal Tea from South Africa

...age for consumers and healthcare providers seeking safe, low-cost ways to reduce cardiovascular disease risk," he added. Members of the tea industry welcomed the preliminary research findings. "We are extremely excited about the preliminary results of this clinical trial," says Hugh Lamond from Herbal Teas ...

Bionovo's Drug Candidate for Menopausal Symptoms Shows Effect on Neural Pathways Related to Temperature Regulation

...n to the observed clinical results. We believe that the efficacy coupled with improved safety of MF101 over current estrogen treatment will be greatly welcomed by women going through menopause. The results also demonstrate Bionovo's robust science for its pipeline under development for women's health." Abou...
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Fossil Eyewear

Features:... Continuing the titanium momentum, in the summer of 2001, Fossil Kids Titanium, targeted to the 8 to 15 year old, were introduced and enthusiastically welcomed into the market place. All Fossil titanium frames have premium quality flex hinges that add comfort and help maintain adjustments. The styling include...
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Polio Vaccines

... Oral Sabin Polio vaccine is cultured in monkey kidney tissue. ... Any mention of cancer-causing monkey viruses in the polio vaccine was not welcomed by NIH. ... Learn how Polio Vaccines have aided against the spread of the disease and have been regarded as one of the greatest medical stor...
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IOS Press announces launch of Journal of Berry Research

... and their possible role in human health. Contributions detailing possible pharmacological, medical or therapeutic use or dietary significance will be welcomed in addition to studies regarding biosafety issues of genetically modified plants. The Journal will feature reviews, research articles, brief commun...

Taxpayer Alliance applauds bill to broaden access to federal research results

...ts of research funded by eleven U.S. federal agencies. The proposed bill is welcomed by the Alliance for Taxpayer Access, a coalition of research institutions, ...berts, Nobel Laureate and Chief Scientific Officer for New England Biolabs, welcomed the bill, saying, "I support any measure that will help disseminate the fin...

McGill University receives almost $63 million under CFI program to support five research projects

... This release is available in French . Dr. Denis Thrien, Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations) of McGill University today welcomed the Canada Foundation for Innovation's (CFI) investment of $32,649,184 supporting five projects led by Dr. David Plant, Dr. Paul Lasko, Dr. David Thom...

Sweden to host 1.3 billion Euro research center

...ication of some political progress towards the construction of what will be Europe's, and the world's, premier neutron facility. This site decision is welcomed as the first major step on the road to securing ESS for the benefit of all of European science and technology. ENSA congratulates the Lund team on the...

'Experiment of nature' examines how mother's diet may impact on child's health

...e the researchers to accurately measure maternal nutritional intake and compare this to methylation patterns in their children. The study has been welcomed by Dr Alan Schafer, Head of Molecular and Physiological Sciences at the Wellcome Trust. "This is a very interesting and exciting area of research,"...

Genetic study shows direct link between vitamin D and MS susceptibility 'gene'

...ccumulating evidence that it can reduce the risk of developing cancer and offer protection from other autoimmune diseases." The research has been welcomed by Simon Gillespie, Chief Executive of the MS Society (UK). "These remarkable results tie together leading theories about the environment, genes an...

UNC expands brain imaging study of infants at risk for autism

...earchers to examine all 544 children at all time points, instead of focusing only on those that are most likely to develop autism. He also said he welcomed the somewhat novel public-private partnership arrangement for the additional funding between the NIH and an outside funding agency. ...

New antibiotic candidates from Braunschweig

...teract with human cells. Subsequently, the number of effective antibiotic targets in bacteria is severely limited; every new active compound is warmly welcomed by the antibiotics researchers, especially if it highlights a new mode of action. In the search for candidates which might be developed into such n...

Air quality forecasts for China

...l Institute (KNMI) and detailed local modelling is done by CERC's model, ADMS-Urban," Carruthers explained. Li Kunsheng, EPB Vice Director said he welcomed the installation of the new system and looked forward to it becoming an important tool for forecasting air quality in Beijing taking account of the ef...

RNA emerges from DNA's shadow

...rence, held in Granada in June 2008. As well as many European groups, the conference was represented by leading pioneers from the US in the field, who welcomed the new initiative as an important collaborative force. RNA was once considered to be just the faithful messenger taking genetic information from t...
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African Health Delegates Welcomed to Washington

Delegation honors President Carter, Carter Center for fight against neglected tropical diseases WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global Health Progress (GHP) and ONE, as well as members of Congress, the African Diplomatic Corps and representatives from NGOs, foundations and t...

Full Sail University Welcomed Back to Campus Graduate and Acclaimed Horror Director, Darren Lynn Bousman

Full Sail University ( www.fullsail.edu ), welcomed Full Sail graduate Darren Lynn Bousman, acclaimed Director of the horror film series Saw II, III & IV, to its Full Sail Live facility on Monday, November 17, 2008 for a live screening of his latest film, Repo! The Genetic Opera. The screenin...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009

...'s market-leading Maverick(R) balloon catheter technology. New Independent TAXUS Clinical Data. In May 2009 we announced that our partner BSC had welcomed the publication of an article in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) reviewing data on more than 19,000 patients from the Swedish...

4th BTLtec Conference on 24-25 Sep in Graz, Austria features Biomass to Liquids Innovators Sharing Updates on Pyrolysis and Gasification Technologies, Syngas Application, BTL Value Chain and a Site Visit to the Biomass CHP Gussing Plant.

...r-Tropsch diesel, which will be showcased at the site visit tour. 4th BTLtec builds on the globally recognised BTLtec conference series, which has welcomed over 300 BTL stakeholders from 40 countries to date. Attendees at the 4th BTLtec conference will include key decision makers in the BTL and renewable ...

Accuri Cytometers Completes $4 Million Series D Financing

...ceeded our expectations for this revolutionary product," said Harry Wilcox, Partner at Flagship Ventures and a Director of Accuri. "Current investors welcomed the opportunity to provide additional capital to help fuel the company's accelerating growth and we are pleased that a new investor, the InvestMichiga...

Americans United for Life: Obama's Disbanding Bioethics Council Raises Troubling Questions

... Life Americans United for Life (AUL) is a nonprofit, public-interest law and policy organization whose vision is a nation in which everyone is welcomed in life and protected in law. The first national pro-life organization in America, AUL has been committed to defending human life through vigorous ju...

Americas on the Waterway Supports US Oncology Foundation

...nd its affiliated practices. Lloyd Everson, M.D ., chairman of the board for the US Oncology Foundation and vice chairman of US Oncology, Inc. welcomed guests and explained the importance of the foundation's mission. "The goal is to provide prevention programs to underserved areas and to provide educa...

Boston Scientific Welcomes Launch of Syntax Score Website

...mine treatment strategies NATICK, Mass. and BARCELONA, Spain, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed the launch of a new website, www.syntaxscore.com , dedicated to the understanding and use of the SYNTAX Score(TM), a novel angiographic tool used t...

Accuri Cytometers Adds Automation to Its Revolutionary C6 Flow Cytometer(R) System With Commercial Launch of CSampler(TM)

...earcher. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090506/NY11772 ) "The automation capabilities of the Accuri CSampler are being welcomed by researchers who are looking to streamline their operations and conduct more research using flow cytometry," said Grant Howes, Accuri's director of ...

Sugarcane Ethanol Industry Eager to Implement U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard

... WASHINGTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA) welcomed today's White House announcement that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will finally publish proposed rules to implement the Renewable Fuel St...
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