Dr.Tadataka Yamada Designated to open Gates for Global Health Program
The Global Health Program, founded by Bill and Melinda Gates, scheduled to commence in June, has acquired a new Executive Director, according to the Gates foundation Release. Dr Tadataka Yamada, // Chair of Research and Development at GlaxoSmithKline, will now lead the program.
Yamada’s key port...
Obesity Greatly Raises Endometrial Cancer Risk
...nges in her menstrual periods -- such as a period that lasts longer or a heavier flow than usual -- should discuss these changes with her doctor. And, yamada
advised that any postmenopausal woman who develops bleeding should call her doctor right away, because these could be signs of cancer.
AADR to present prestigious awards and recognitions
...Distinguished Scientist Award winner is Kenneth M. yamada
from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (Bethesda, MD). Dr. yamada
has contributed multiple advances toward our curre...al board member of eight additional journals. Dr. yamada
also serves on a number of major NIH committees fo...
JCI table of contents: Dec. 20, 2007
...t half of the time. However, the mechanisms whereby ketogenic diets suppress epileptic symptoms have long been a mystery. New data generated by Kelvin yamada
and colleagues at the Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, has revealed that intranasal delivery of leptin, a hormone important in fee...
Gates Foundation Launches $100 Million Initiative to Spur Innovation in Global Health Research
...it, but those that do could revolutionize the field of
global health." Dr. yamada
announced the Explorations initiative today at a meeting of
700 global heal...ossible for people with exciting ideas
to move their projects forward," Dr. yamada
said. Explorations grants will be solicited and awarded multiple times per...
Japanese Flower Art Helps Calm a Frantic Moscow
For most of the 16 years since, Midori yamada
has taught Russians to search for harmony in the l...under the Soviet Union, the art is today taught by yamada
and her fellow teachers as an antidote to the fran... improve their skills. Her colleague from Japan -- yamada
Sensei as her students call her -- teaches the ver...
Gates Foundation Grants $23mn for AIDS programme in India
...tary Prasanna Hota and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation president Tadataka yamada
signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to this effect here.
"We a...untry from making new medicines to providing proper health infrastructure," yamada
The foundation also has plans to invest $258 million over the...
Research yields potential target for cancer, wound healing and fibrosis
...ll be published in the March 20, 2009 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry . The research team also included Drs. J. Angelo Green and Kenneth yamada
at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, as well as Dr. Roumen Pankov at Sofia University in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The research co...
15-year hunt finds cause of pseudothalidomide syndrome
... The Netherlands; Miriam Gordillo and Ethylin Jabs of the McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine at Johns Hopkins; Itaru Yanagihara and Minoru yamada
of the Osaka Medical Center for Maternal and Child Health; and Hülya Kayserili of Istanbul University. Vega and Gordillo studied at the Osaka Graduate...