Leading Alzheimer's Disease Researcher Mark A. Smith, PhD Named Scientific Advisor at Advana Science
KIRKLAND, Wash., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Advana Science ( www.advanascience.com ) announced that Mark A. Smith, PhD, a leading researcher in Alzheimer's disease, has been named scientific advisor
to the Company. According to the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (Volume 16, Issue 3), Dr. Smith wa...
Direct Selling Icon, Former Presidential Advisor Doug Wead Joins XanGo
LEHI, Utah, May 20 /PRNewswire/ --- XanGo, LLC, the mangosteen beverage category creator and market leader, announced today that direct selling icon, former presidential advisor, philanthropist and motivational speaker Doug Wead has joined XanGo as a full-time consultant. Wead brings to XanGo deep...
Sumitomo to Act As Advisor to ProMetic for Japanese Market
MONTREAL and NEW YORK, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- ProMetic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: PLI ) ("ProMetic") and Sumitomo Corporation of America ("SCOA") announces that it has retained the services of SCOA and Summit Pharmaceuticals International ("SPI"), both wholly owned subsidiaries of Sumitomo Co...
Global Advisor and Speaker Explains Middle East Investors, Politics, Culture
NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International advisor
and speaker Michael Morgan is helping U.S., European, Asian and other clients better understand Middle Eastern and Islamic investors, business, politics and culture.
He's also helping clients tap into one of the most active i...
TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc. Hires Advisor to Evaluate Strategic Alternatives
LA JOLLA, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: TPTX ) today announced that it has hired Merriman Curhan Ford as its financial advisor
to assist in the evaluation of strategic options, including the possible sale of the Company or its assets.
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals' Scientific Advisor Receives American Chemical Society's Highest Award
M. Frederick Hawthorne, Ph.D. Honored for Distinguished Service in the Field of Chemistry
EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Alternext: NBY) today announced that world-renowned scientist M. Frederick Hawthorne, Ph.D., a member of the Com...
Haemacure Reports First Quarter 2009 Results and Hires Advisor for the Sale or Merger of the Company
MONTREAL, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Haemacure Corporation (TSX : HAE) released today the results of its first quarter ended January 31, 2009.
Revenues amounted to $19,226, as compared to $24,674 for the same quarter last year. Revenues were exclusively derive...
K2 Advisors Named Investment Advisor by Highland Good Steward Management
STAMFORD, Conn., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Good Steward Management ("HGSM") today announced it has selected K2 Advisors, L.L.C. ("K2"), a Connecticut-based investment adviser, as a sub adviser to Highland Good Steward Management ("HGSM"), an Alabama-based investment adviser. HGSM focuses ...
CSC Introduces HealthSpace Advisor Benchmarking Tool
Application to Help Improve Hospital Efficiency
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- CSC (NYSE: CSC ) today introduced HealthSpace Advisor, a Web-based benchmarking tool that enables hospitals to analyze how effectively they use space in key revenue generating areas. The application a...
Dr Nabil Dib Takes on Special Advisor Role to the Stemedica Board of Directors
Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc. announces leading stem cell specialist Dr Nabil Dib, MD as Special Advisor
to its Board of Directors. Dr Dib is President of the International Society for Cardiovascular Translational Research (ISCTR) and Director of Cardiovascular and Stem Cell Consultants (CSC...
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General Wesley Clark Joins Immtech as Consulting Strategic Advisor
NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Immtech Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (Amex: IMM ) is pleased to announce today that General Wesley Clark
(ret.) has joined Immtech as a strategic advisor. General Clark will
provide counsel to Immtech's management team as the Company develops its
Cognition Therapeutics Closes Series A Financing to Advance Drug Candidates for Alzheimer's Disease
...mbination of cutting-edge technology, influential and experienced leadership, and large clinical and commercial potential," said Robert Gailus, senior advisor
to Ogden CAP. "Alzheimer's disease is a major health epidemic that places increasing strains on the world's healthcare systems as the population ages...
Cystic Fibrosis - Liposomal Tobramycin Receives Second Orphan Drug Designation Within Weeks
..., Fluidosomes(TM)-tobramycin could become a particularly effective
treatment for B. cepacia infections.
Prof. Dr. Miguel A Valvano, MD, Medical advisor
to Axentis Pharma,
comments on the development: "Burkholderia cepacia is almost always
multi-resistant to antibiotics and this, in conjunction with th...
Studies Presented at AACR Annual Meeting Highlight Multiple Immunomodulatory Mechanisms of Peregrine's PS-Targeting Antibodies
...dies in preclinical and clinical studies," said Dr. Philip Thorpe, professor of pharmacology at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, a scientific advisor
to Peregrine and co-author of one of the AACR presentations. "These presentations provide additional insight into the mechanisms that act to selectiv...
Roundtable Calls President's Embryonic Stem Cell Decision: Bankrupt
...ging federal policy on embryonic stem cell research, David Zanotti, CEO of the American Policy Roundtable and Dr. Charles McGowen, M.D., Chief Medical advisor
for the Roundtable, issued the following statement:
"The President's policy is very difficult to understand in light of years of progress in the ...
Adlyfe Strikes Translational Medicine Partnership With Wyeth Pharmaceuticals for Alzheimer's Biomarker Assay
...ing our assay, which could serve as an important tool in assessing the efficacy of amyloid-targeted therapies."
Burrill LLC served as financial advisor
to Adlyfe in this transaction.
About Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by progressi...
DNA Therapeutics Closes 2.2 Million EUR Series A Financing Round
...endeavor to demonstrate the validity of our
investment choices, notably through the emphasis placed on organizing
output," added Eric Viaud, exclusive advisor
About DNA Therapeutics
DNA Therapeutics SA ( http://www.dna-therapeutics.com ) headquartered in
the Genopole biocluster (Evry,...
Impact Medical Solutions Announces Appointment of New Director and Corporate Update
...ation Inc., a junior gold exploration company, and CEO of Argex Silver Capital Inc., a Capital Pool Company. Mr. Billings is active as a Director and advisor
to several private and public corporations. He received a Master of Business Administration degree, with honours, from the Harvard Business School ,...
Stem Cell Treatment Leader Tiantan Puhua Adds Experienced International Medical Staff for Expanding Numbers of Patients
...or growing numbers of incoming international patients. The six senior doctors include the distinguished Dr. Jiang Ping, who was named Chief Scientific advisor
of Tiantan Puhua. Dr. Jiang lectured at and received his postgraduate degree from Harvard Medical School in 1997. He also worked for several years i...
Celtic Pharma Announces Update on Status of XERECEPT(R) Program Sale Planned in 2009
... be published only after presentation at these meetings.
Celtic Pharma has also retained a top-tier investment bank to serve as its financial advisor
in the planned sale in 2009 of Neutron Holdings Limited and its geographical subsidiaries who are the owners of the worldwide commercial rights to XER...
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Rett Syndrome Research Trust advisor makes significant discovery
A paper published online today in Nature Neuroscience reveals the presence of methyl CpG binding protein 2 (MeCP2) in glia. MeCP2 is a protein associated with a variety of neurological disorders, including Rett Syndrome, the most physically disabling of the autism spectrum disorders. The researc...
bioMETRX, Inc. Retains Global Investment Banking Firm Mesirow Financial, Inc. as Financial Advisor
JERICHO, N.Y., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- bioMETRX Inc.
("bioMETRX") (OTC Bulletin Board: BMRX), a worldwide developer and provider
of biometric product design services and embedded biometric solutions,
announced today that it has retained the investment banking firm Mesirow
Robo-bats with metal muscles may be next generation of remote control flyers
...tary-wing design have low maneuverability and aerodynamic efficiency.
So Bunget, a doctoral student in mechanical engineering at NC State, and his advisor
Dr. Stefan Seelecke looked to nature. "We are trying to mimic nature as closely as possible," Seelecke says, "because it is very efficient. And, at th...
ADA releases updated position paper on vegetarian diets
...nston Craig, PhD, MPH, RD, professor and chair of the department of nutrition and wellness at Andrews University; and Reed Mangels, PhD, RD, nutrition advisor
at the Vegetarian Resource Group, Baltimore, Md.
The revised position paper incorporates new topics and additional information on key nutrients for...
Kelvin Lee winner of Biochemical Engineering Journal Young Investigator Award
...ard, and by the designation of Distinguished Professor by the New York State Office of Science, Technology, and Academic Research.
He serves as an advisor
to a number of small and large biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies.
His research interests include: the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheime...
West Coast needs more research on fisheries, marine science, climate change
...us on the next step, which is prioritizing our investment in the agreed-upon highest priorities in a meaningful way," says Dr. Amber Mace, the science advisor
to the California Ocean Protection Council.
The document grew out of an extensive process of public workshops and surveys in all three states durin...
Not 1, but 2 kinds of males found in the invasive round goby
...cs of round goby invasive capacities", says Sigal Balshine, associate professor in the department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour and academic advisor
on the study. "Our results will shed light on how populations of this invasive species are likely to grow and spread through time and space."
Simple drug treatment may prevent nicotine-induced SIDS: Study
...to understand how the nervous system regulates oxygen sensitivity of cells in the adrenal gland at a basic research level," says Colin Nurse, academic advisor
on the study and a professor in the department of Biology. "We speculated that chemicals released from nerves might interact with adrenal cells and ca...
NIH announces new program to develop therapeutics for rare and neglected diseases
...s that we or others discover that may treat rare diseases and turn them into actual drugs," said Christopher P. Austin, M.D., NCGC Director and Senior advisor
for Translational Research to the NHGRI director. "This will still be hard work and it will take time and produce failures. Unlike traditional drug d...
UC Riverside geneticist receives highest honor from Botanical Society of America
...lso of the book Dangerous Liaisons? When Cultivated Plants Mate with Their Wild Relatives (John Hopkins University Press, 2003) and is scientific advisor
to the movie "Basmati Blues."
The 2009 BSA Merit Awards will be presented at the society's annual meeting, scheduled to take place in Snowbird, Ut...
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Neurobiological Technologies Announces Hiring of Advisor to Seek Sale of Company
EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. (NTI(R)) (Nasdaq: NTII ) announced today that it has hired RBC Capital Markets as its exclusive financial advisor
to assist in the evaluation of various options to enhance shareholder value, including a pot...
Obama Advisor Joins Connecticut and International Scientists at New Haven Stem Cell Symposium
NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a dozen internationally renowned speakers, including a key bioethics advisor
on the Obama transition team, will be coming to New Haven, CT to present at StemCONN 09, the international stem cell research symposium taking place March 23-24, 2009.
GeneNews appoints Patrick Terry as lead strategic advisor for U.S. commercialization of ColonSentry(TM)
TORONTO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GeneNews Limited (TSX: GEN),
a company focused on developing blood-based biomarker tests for the early
detection of diseases and personalized health management, today announced
that it has appointed Patrick Terry as its lead strategic advisor
On-Line Medicare Advisor Saves Seniors Time, Hassle and Money
Senior-friendly 'PlanPrescriber' Software Simplifies Medicare - For Free
MAYNARD, Mass., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Experion Systems today
announced the latest release of their PlanPrescriber tool. Medicare has
been demystified! Seniors no longer need to worry about whether they are
getting the m...
Sinobiomed Retains CB Capital Partners as Financial Advisor to Maximize Shareholder Value
INVESTMENT BANKING FIRM HAS STRONG BACKGROUND IN BIOTECHNOLOGY
SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sinobiomed, Inc.
("Sinobiomed", or "the Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: SOBM) is pleased to
announce that it has retained CB Capital Partners, Inc. as its financial
advisor to ...
Lord Lewis Moonie to Serve as Special UK Government Advisor to PharmAthene
Pursing International Market Opportunities for the Company's Medical Countermeasures
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
(Amex: PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures
against biological and chemical threats, ...
NeuroFocus Chief Science Advisor Wins Humboldt Prize
BERKELEY, Calif., May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alexander von Humboldt
Foundation, one of the world's leading sponsors of scientific research,
announced that it has named Dr. Robert Knight as a winner of its highly
prestigious Humboldt Research Award for 2008 in the area of neurobiology.
It is the...
U.S. Preventive Medicine National Policy Advisor Gov. Tommy Thompson to Propose Prevention is the Solution at UBS Global Health Services Conference
NEW YORK, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In a speech to be delivered Tuesday,
February 12th, 10:30 a.m., during the UBS Global Health Services Conference
at the New York Grand Hyatt Hotel, U.S. Preventive Medicine National Policy
Advisor, former Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson, will propose that
Jennerex Appoints Bob Ingram Special Advisor and Hires Marty Glick as EVP, Corporate Strategy
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennerex, Inc. today announced
the addition of Mr. Robert A. Ingram as Special Advisor
to the Chairman and
to The President & CEO, and the hiring of Mr. Marty Glick as Executive Vice
President, Corporate Strategy. Bob Ingram is Vice Chairman, Pharmaceutic...
ArcMesa Educators Appoints Medical Advisor and Directors to CME Development Team
Clinical Experience, Advanced Scientific Knowledge, Highlight Most Recent Growth
MONROE, N.J., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcMesa Educators, an accredited
provider of continuing education courses, is proud to announce the addition
of three talented individuals to i...