Delhi Witnessed 34 Meningitis Deaths In Three Months
A senior government official of Delhi said that the killer disease meningococcal meningitis has so far claimed 34 lives in just three months // leaving another 486 affected by it.
'So far 34 people have died of symptoms similar to those of meningitis, of which 18 cases have been confirmed,' s...
Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (HTDS) Thai Registration Dossier
...ired by the new management, with the backing of our
financiers' under duress, just less than a year ago. Many of HTDS long time
shareholders basically witnessed
HTDS share values dwindle down to next to
nothing. Our goal is to reverse that trend and we believe we are well under
way. We have received a number o...
CryoLife Reports Record Quarterly Revenues of $28.2 Million
... money market funds due to a financial covenant requirement under the Company's credit agreement.
"CryoLife continues to thrive and expand as witnessed
by the record revenues in the second quarter of 2009, even in a very adverse world economy," stated Steven G. Anderson, president and chief executive ...
Tampa-Saint Petersburg Area Spinal Surgeon Joins Political Leaders in Washington, DC to Discuss America's Healhcare
Dr. Bonati is an acclaimed orthopedic surgeon who specializes in advanced laser spine surgery. Dr. Bonati has traveled the world and witnessed
firsthand various government-controlled healthcare systems and hospitals in many other countries.
"A trillion-dollar government-run healthcar...
Social support buffers adolescent depression after terrorist attacks: Ben-Gurion University
...s were interviewed by telephone 30 days after the bombing about their bombing-related stress and depression. None of the Dimona teenagers had directly witnessed
the bombing, but some had heard the explosion, while others knew people who had suffered physical or emotional damage, or saw media reports of the att...
Experts to Assess Impacts and Policy Barriers to Improving Proper Medication Adherence
...properly follow their medication regimens," said John Iglehart, founding editor of Health Affairs and conference moderator. "Today's attendees have witnessed
first-hand the many factors that can impact medication adherence, and I look forward to learning from their perspectives."
To inform their di...
CSC Signs $115 Million IT Services Renewal Agreement With Henry Ford Health System
...d electronic medical record program and remediation of more than 50 application systems for the new 300-bed West Bloomfield Hospital.
CSC's efforts firsthand, I applaud the company on this major milestone," said Arthur Gross, senior vice president and chief information officer of Hen...
Brown professor continues debate over recovered memory
...emory were a genuine natural phenomenon that has always affected people, "then someone, somewhere, in the thousands of years prior to 1800, would have witnessed
it and portrayed it in a nonfictional work or in a fictional character." They launched a contest, known as the " Repression Challenge ," offering a $1...
APAC Sensors Market Likely to be Driven by Medical and Process Industries in 2009, Says Frost & Sullivan
...al crisis, the Asian sensors industry has been experiencing a slump and has witnessed
significant fall in unit shipments of many product types," he said.
He...m, major end-user segments such as automotive and consumer electronics have witnessed
negative growth in the past three quarters. "For instance, in Japan, in the...
Food Ingredients Industry Leaders Applaud the Launch of Health ingredients South America
The South American version has now established itself as the meeting point in Brazil for functional food ingredient companies, as witnessed
by participants' comments that the results exceeded their expectations.
" Our participation in Hi South America was very beneficial and interes...
Witnessed in Medical Technology
Astrocytes Help Separate Man From Mouse
... the same way as neurons, and so conventional techniques don't record their activity. So when scientists "listened" with conventional techniques, they witnessed
Rather than realizing their tools were incomplete, scientists assumed that astrocytes were silent.
So Nedergaard devised a new ...
Winning the War on Cancer: The Critical Role of Radiation Oncology
... doctors can, for instance, treat breast cancer without removing the breast and treat brain tumors without having to open a person's skull.
firsthand the devastating effects of cancer on individuals and families. But I've also seen remarkable advances in science and technology, particular...
Pharmos Announces Clinical Results from Phase 2a Trial of Topical Diclofenac NanoEmulsion Cream
The study did not achieve statistical significance in its primary efficacy endpoint, nor in several secondary endpoints. The effect witnessed
did not measure up to other topical NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) products already approved or currently in development in the US.
Unprecedented 8th Year Start Up of National Direct AmeriCorps Program Access to Care Through Service (ACTS) Parent, Lead Organization The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium and World Health Care Infrastructures
... Governor Catherine Baker Knoll have
inaugurated new ACTS members. Tomorrow, the common expectation and common
experience of community service will be witnessed
by those ACTS members
sworn into active service.
9:00 - 9:45 a.m. AmeriCorps member and guest shall begin to arrive;
10:00 - 10:25 a.m. ...
Top Academic Medical Centers, Research Institutions, and Partners Gather, Share Experiences and Success Stories at Velos eResearch Annual Meeting
...elos Co-Founder and Executive
Vice President. "These Velos customers have the knowledge, resources, and
incentive to facilitate positive change. We've witnessed
these dynamics in
action this week here in San Francisco."
Velos is the trusted clinical trial management resource for
Pharmacopeia Announces Additional Positive Findings from Phase 1 Multiple Ascending Dose Study of PS433540 (DARA)
...lasma-renin activity and blood pressure findings
provide preliminary insight into the potential of PS433540 to treat
hypertension. Study investigators witnessed
a dose dependent increase in
plasma-renin activity levels for PS433540, which was more pronounced at Day
15 than at Day 1. This observed increase in p...
Witnessed in Medical Definition
...ts' among them.
He returned to Buenos Aires in the middle years of what historian José Luis Torres labeled "The Infamous Decade". In it, Carrillo witnessed
what has been described as the "systematic sacking and destruction of his fatherland, a period characterized by the leaders' deep moral decadence, in ...
Witnessed in Medical Dictionary
... of the resuscitation area should be at least 250 C. ... The online version of Resuscitation on ScienceDirect, the world's leading ... Family witnessed
resuscitation : The views and preferences of recently ... Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) information and other Neonatal Resuscitation P...
... ... Acute high altitude hypoventilation that resulted in hyperventilation following hyperoxic tests. ... report 2 cases of hypoventilation , witnessed
on ascent by ... Overview: The respiratory system serves a dual purpose: delivering oxygen to the pulmonary capillary bed from the environ...
...a ... Trauma series x-rays: lateral cervical spine, supine chest , AP pelvis ... made for victims with penetrating chest trauma with witnessed
signs of life in ... ...
Witnessed in Biological News
Policy transparency key to saving world's fisheries
...developed countries, including the European Union, the United States and Canada, which have access to perhaps some of the best science available, have witnessed
some of the most dramatic collapses known to us, such as the collapse of the cod and haddock in the early 1990s. All of this because of high pressures...
University of Leicester geologists demonstrate extent of ancient ice age
The Ice Age occurred in the Ordovician and Silurian Periods of geological time (part of the Early Palaeozoic Era), an interval that witnessed
a major diversification of early marine animals including trilobites and primitive fish as well as the emergence of the first land plants.
Broecker: 'What we need are tougher measures against climate change'
...e next few years", he contends. "It has taken a lot of time to convince citizens that we confront a grave global problem. But the last five years have witnessed
a sea change. People have finally accepted that warming exists and that if CO 2 emissions go on rising the planet will heat up even more".
OHSU researchers study the idling brain
...ate in tandem with one another, and group into regional networks.
"After observing a large group of study subjects between the ages of 7 and 31, we witnessed
an interesting phenomenon," added Fair. "Communications between brain regions seem to be localized in children, but over time, regional communication...
Genome projects launched for three extreme-environment animals
...c basis for further studies on extreme-climate adaptation, evolution, diversity, species protection, and climate change.
"The world of genomics has witnessed
revolutionary advancements in past 2 years, as driven by breakthroughs in next generation sequencing technology," said Dr. Yafei Liu, Head of Sequenci...
Field Museum paleontologist leads study on two new dinosaurs from China
... lived near the end of the age of dinosaurs like T. rex and Albertosaurus have been known to science for over a hundred years, and the last decade has witnessed
the discovery of some of the earliest tyrannosaurs from China and England. However, until recently there has been a huge gap between these early and l...
Human genomics in China
...me project was greatly promoted, which eventually facilitated the success of the
rice genome project.
The 9th National Five-Year Plan (1996-2000) witnessed
the rise, the struggle and the success of the Chinese
genomic research. In the early stage of the 9th Five-Year Plan, the scientific committee of the...
New edition of laboratory manual includes cutting-edge techniques to study gene regulation
...ff in more complex organisms, including humans.
"In the nine years since the first edition was published, the transcriptional regulation field has witnessed
dramatic changes that arguably are as significant as the emergence of molecular cloning techniques in the 1970s," write the authors in the preface to ...
UC San Diego and Genentech scientists develop potentially disruptive antibody sequencing technology
...echnique is also faster than the complementary DNA (cDNA) sequencing approach commonly used in many laboratories.
While DNA sequencing technologies witnessed
dramatic progress in recent years, protein sequencing has hardly changed in 50 years. As a result, today nearly all proteins are discovered using DNA ...
Harmonizing Biobank Research Conference in 2009
...s Research Infrastructure), the conference will cover two overarching themes: Using Biobanks and Maximising the Use of Biobanks.
Recent years have witnessed
intense activities targeted towards building a harmonised network of biobanks to support large-scale genomics. Substantial investments in biobanking w...
Witnessed in Biological Technology
First U.K. Stem Cell Awareness Rally to Take Place in Manchester, England on August 9th, 2009
...med stem cell advocate. Peter states, "I visited stem cell treatment facilities and spoke at length with patients and staff. I came away convinced I'd witnessed
the start of a significant medical advance."
Shel Morse, stem cell advocate and mother of Macie Morse, will be attending from Colorado to shar...
Novavax Announces Selection of a Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccine Candidate for Advanced Preclinical Studies
...severe cold-like symptoms. More severe lower respiratory tract disease is also seen in elderly adults over age 65 years similar to the severe illness witnessed
in children. It is estimated that RSV infects more than 8.5 million adults annually, including the elderly over age 65 years. This virus is responsi...
Global Small Molecule Kinase Inhibitors Market to Reach $16.2 Billion by 2015, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
...r role in effectively disrupting cell signal pathways, kinase inhibitors are of special interest in the treatment of cancer. The unprecedented success witnessed
in patient outcomes with the use of currently commercialized kinase inhibitors, such as, imatinib, among others, has ignited excitement over the untap...
Government Mandates Create Guaranteed Market for Bio-Fuel, Says Frost & Sullivan
...date will increase bio-diesel requirement from 133 million liters this year to 160 million liters by 2014.
"In the past four years, the industry witnessed
an increase in bio-diesel investments that has resulted in a staggering 623 percent jump in aggregate domestic production capacity to the current 383 ...
CryoLife Reports Record First Quarter Revenues of $26.7 Million
...covenant requirement under the Company's credit agreement.
"The Company continues to thrive and expand even in a very adverse world economy, as witnessed
by the Company's record revenues and operating income in the first quarter of 2009," stated Steven G. Anderson, president and chief executive officer....
Moleac Named Singapore Entrepreneurial Company of the Year at the Frost & Sullivan Excellence in Healthcare Awards
... in a relatively short period span of less than 5 years. In
the short period since its launch, NeuroAid has become a product with global
reach. It has witnessed
considerable geographic expansion outside its home
country. The success of the product is evident in the dramatic revenue growth
between 2006 and 2008...
Beverly Hills Surgeon Dr. Payman Simoni Applauds Obama Administration's New Direction in Stem Cell Research
... Plastic surgeons like Dr. Payman Simoni and their patients have personally witnessed
the benefits of utilizing adult stem cells in their procedures. The Obama Administration's recent reversal of eight years of stem cell research restri...
Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Adopts New Sales Strategy for Azithromycin Dispersible Tablets
...tors by properly deploying the
right sales and marketing strategy at the right time to optimize the
contribution from each product and we have already witnessed
benefits of this through increased profits and cash flow during the past
About Tianyin Pharmaceuticals
Tianyin is a...
Oppenheimer Announces the Addition of Several Recent Senior Hires in Investment Banking
...firm," noted Marshall Heinberg. "Each of these individuals are proven bankers who are well positioned to serve their clients at Oppenheimer. We have witnessed
a tremendous opportunity to recruit seasoned bankers who are well versed in delivering a full suite of banking products to our middle market clients."...
3SBio Inc. Announces Unaudited Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Results
...ion) in 2008. The growth in sales from EPIAO was driven
in part by an expanded oncology sales force, which continued to perform well.
The Company also witnessed
rapid market adoption of TPIAO products, which
generated revenues of RMB67.6 million (US$9.9 million) in 2008, compared to
RMB43.1 million (US$5.9 mil...