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U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Xanodyne Agree on a Plan to Keep Propoxyphene-Containing Products Available as Treatment Options for the Management of Mild to Moderate Pain

NEWPORT, Ky., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has reached an agreement with the FDA to keep propoxyphene-containing products Darvon(R) (propoxyphene hydrochloride), Darvon-N(R) (propoxyphene napsylate), Darvocet-N(R) 50 & Darvocet-N(R) 100 (propoxyphene napsylate and acet...

AUDIO from Medialink and Amgen: Experts Agree Infection in Cancer Patients Impacts Treatment Success

NEW YORK, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Tremendous progress has been made in cancer treatment and millions undergo successful chemotherapy. But doctors treating these vulnerable patients, including oncologists and infectious disease specialists, are highly concerned about the negative impact infections...

Delta Dental Plans Association and Delta Dental of Minnesota Agree to Conditions Regarding Supplier

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Delta Dental Plans Association and Delta Dental of Minnesota have agreed to conditions for Delta Dental of Minnesota to continue to receive certain services from DeCare Dental fo...

Prince William Health System and Novant Health Agree on Partnership to Expand Quality Healthcare in Northern Virginia

MANASSAS, Va. and WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prince William Health System (PWHS) of Manassas, Va. and North Carolina-based Novant Health, both regional not-for-profit health systems, announced today they have signed a letter of intent to merge. The partnership will p...

Parties in Los Gatos Hospital Acquisition Agree on Terms Allowing El Camino Hospital an Early Close of Escrow

Re-opening now scheduled for mid-July; existing medical equipment to be acquired as part of purchase MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In a presentation to the Los Gatos Town Council last evening, El Camino Hospital officials announced that the property owner, Tenet...

Consumers and Healthcare Professionals Agree - Kitchen Cabinet is Home for My Supplements

- Multivitamin, vitamin C, calcium among most popular supplements, according to survey - WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What's in your kitchen cabinets? Aside from the usual staples of cereal, coffee filters, and bottles of salad dressing, it appears that the majority of A...

MVP Health Care is First Upstate New York Based Health Insurer to Agree with Attorney General Andrew Cuomo on Out-Of-Network Provider Payment Reform

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and MVP Health Care today announced an agreement that supports his plan to establish a new not-for-profit organization to gather, maintain, and analyze provider reimbursement data for use by health insurers who choose t...

Gen-Probe and Novartis Agree to Extend and Expand Blood Screening Collaboration

- Companies Will Work Together to Protect World's Supply of Donated Blood from Infectious Diseases Until 2025 - Partners Anticipate Continued Expansion into New Global Markets and Development of Innovative New Products, Including Next-Generation PANTHER Instrument - Companies Also Plan E...

Fujirebio Diagnostics and Abbott Agree To Develop New Ovarian Cancer Test for Abbott's Architect(R) Analyzers

Test may help physicians identify effective treatment earlier MALVERN, Pa. and Abbott Park, Ill., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujirebio Diagnostics, Inc. and Abbott have signed a license agreement to develop a new ovarian cancer test for use on Abbott's automated ARCHITECT(R) diagnostic analyze...

Physicians Agree Moderate Weight Loss Will Help Patients Manage Their Type 2 Diabetes

But Survey Finds Communication Gap Between Patients and Physicians and Other Barriers Are Making Weight Loss Difficult SAN DIEGO, Jan. 21, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians say they are counseling their overweight type 2 diabetes patients to lose weight, but patients say that the message is not...

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Dow AgroSciences, World Wide Wheat Agree to Collaborate on Wheat

INDIANAPOLIS and PHOENIX, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW ), and World Wide Wheat (W3) LLC of Phoenix, Arizona, announced today a collaboration agreement for the development and commercialization of advanced germpl...

Roche and FDA Agree on Pathway Towards U.S. Approval of ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab)

NUTLEY, N.J., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has provided further guidance on the requirements for the Biologics License Application (BLA) for ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab), the first interleukin-6 (IL-6) receptor-inhibiting monoclonal anti...

United States, Canada and Mexico Agree to Mutual Assistance During Public Health Emergencies

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Public Health Agency of Canada, and the Ministry of Health of the United Mexican States today agreed to strengthen cross-border coordination and cooperation in the surveillance, prevention...

New Poll Finds Disease Prevention is Top Priority for Americans in Health Reform

...covered, and prevention and wellness come first. I agree with the majority of Americans that these are cost...elieve that prevention will save money (77 percent agree with the statement that "prevention will save us m... disease and save lives." Additionally, 57 percent agree more with the statement "we should invest in preve...

Results From Phase 3 EQUATE Trial of VIVUS' Qnexa Highlighted at European Congress on Obesity

...ath, obesity directly contributes to numerous life-threatening conditions including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension and stroke. Experts agree that even a modest weight loss of five percent of weight, maintained over time, can bring significant health benefits by lowering blood pressure and r...

ViroPharma Submits Comments on Vancocin(R) Draft Bioequivalence Guidance

...rigorous scientific methods to demonstrate safety and efficacy consistent with good medicine and science. There can be no assurance that the FDA will agree with the positions stated in ViroPharma's Vancocin related submissions or that ViroPharma's efforts to oppose the OGD's March 2006 recommendation and ...

Research Shows VASER(R) Lipo Results in Excellent Skin Tightening

...s study now provides the empirical proof of the clear advantage of using VASER ultrasonic energy in all body contouring procedures." Most doctors agree that the key to good skin retraction is related to treating the layer of fat directly under the skin. This allows the physician to effectively sculpt ...

Data from Phase 2 Study of Peramivir in Patients Hospitalized with Influenza Presented at the XI International Symposium on Respiratory Viral Infections

...peramivir did not receive adequate dosing by intramuscular injection may not be correct, that HHS and the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) may not agree with our analysis, that HHS may further condition, reduce or eliminate future funding of the peramivir program, that ongoing peramivir clinical trials...

'We're Ready to Prove It!'

...of now, the Clonaid and Stemaid teams are ready to facilitate the cloning of one or more additional individuals at a reduced rate, provided they would agree - under contract - to go public after being cloned," Boisselier said. "We believe this is the right time to show publicly what we can do and offer the...

Alexion Reports Positive Results from AEGIS Registration Study of Soliris in Japanese Patients With PNH

...the possibility that initial results of commercialization are not predictive of future rates of adoption of Soliris, the risk that third parties won't agree to license any necessary intellectual property to Alexion on reasonable terms or at all, the risk that third party payors will not reimburse for the u...
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Episodic memory

...study material or rehearsing it in working memory ( Gabrieli et al., 1998 ). The hippocampus's role in memory storage Researchers do not agree about how long episodic memories are stored in the hippocampus . Some researchers believe that episodic memories always rely on the hippocampus . Ot...

Mumijo

... in the works of Aristotle and Avicenna as a remedy with antiseptic and general stimulant properties used in Caucasus mountains . Most scientists agree that people observed wounded animals frequenting caves with mumijo and so discovered the substance. Similar substances are used for medicinal purposes...

Ramón Carrillo

... government with the name of cybernology ( cibernología ), creating an Instituto de Cibernología or strategic planning in 1951. Numerous authors agree that the most important heritage bestowed by Ramón Carrillo were the ideas, principles, and grounding motives which accompanied his deeds. "The proble...
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Ostomy

... or will have a colostomy, ileostomy, ... United Ostomy Association of Canada ... ostomy , and is meant to supplement, but not replace, the ... agree that the Vancouver Chapter of the United Ostomy ... Volunteer-based health organization offering mutual aid and moral support for people who hav...

Endoscopy

.... Gastrointestinal (GI) emergencies can crop up at any time — during a routine endoscopy , or as an admission via the emergency room. Experts agree — several situations ... ISSN 0013726x ... Endoscopy is a monthly published international journal, ... Submission of a manuscript to Endoscopy ...

EGD

...ological examination and staining of an EGD biopsy. ... Adding diagnostic EGD to your practice may bring professional rewards, but ... Experts agree that EGD is an efficacious tool for upper GI evaluations. ... AAFP policy on training and credentialing family physicians in esophagogastroduode...

Disorientation

...orientation is first in time, then... Spatial disorientation is a condition in which an aircraft pilot's perception of direction does not agree with reality. While it can be brought on by disturbances or disease within the vestibular system, it is more typically... Shop for Spacial Diso...
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Climate change poker: The barriers which are preventing a global agreement

...overcome for countries to reach a consensus on how to address global climate change. One of the key issues delegates will face in their attempt to agree on mitigation, is that what some countries see as barriers, others perceive as bargaining chips. While many developed countries, including the UK, fav...

Research shows that 'invisible hand' guides evolution of cooperative turn-taking

...sor Colman said: "In human groups, turn-taking is usually planned and coordinated with the help of language. For example, people living together often agree to take turns washing up the dishes after meals or taking their children to school. But turn-taking has also evolved in many other species without lan...

Recent news reports of sweetener reformulations raise questions about motivations

...cts about sweeteners commonly used in foods. As Washington Post health reporter Jennifer LaRue Huget wrote on June 12, "most nutrition experts now agree there's really little material difference" between high fructose corn syrup and other caloric sweeteners. She added "They all deliver about 15-20 cal...

Why do we choose our mates? Ask Charles Darwin, prof says

...s don't pick their mates by pure chance it's a process that is deliberate and involves numerous factors. After decades of examining his work, experts agree that he pretty much scored a scientific bullseye, but a very big question is, "What have we learned since then?" asks a Texas A&M University biologist...

Climate change could drive vast human migrations

...chnology that uses less water; low-till agriculture; economic diversification; and official systems to manage natural disasters. It says nations must agree on how to resettle populations of low-lying areas, and strengthen the ability of emigrants to send remittances to those left in affected regions. ...

New study finds lowfat chocolate milk is effective post-exercise recovery aid for soccer players

...ctivity. Nearly 18 million Americans play soccer, according to American Sports Data, and millions more engage in recreational sports. Many experts agree that the two-hour window after exercise is an important, yet often neglected, part of a fitness routine. After strenuous exercise, this post-workout r...

Searching for pollution in the Caribbean

...water discharge or waters coming from the continents on coastal pollution levels, using radon and radium to detect the phenomenon. Project experts agree that the network established through this project, and the collaboration as well as technical capabilities that have been built in the past two years ...

Breast health center gives TGen new research opportunities

...iagnosis, we're here to help patients at all stages," said Gage, a Registered Radiologic Technologist. Breast cancer patients at the new center who agree to donate their tumor tissues will boost TGen's abilities to use genomic and proteomic research toward development of new ways to combat breast cancer...

Caffeine appears to be beneficial in males -- but not females -- with Lou Gehrig's disease

...ve been found, but several mechanisms seem to play a role in its development, including oxidative stress. Coffee, Caffeine and ALS Researchers agree that ALS is a multifactorial disease that involves a complex interplay between a genetic predisposition and environmental factors. One environmental f...

Caffeine appears to be beneficial in males -- but not females -- with Lou Gehrig's disease

...ve been found, but several mechanisms seem to play a role in its development, including oxidative stress. Coffee, Caffeine and ALS Researchers agree that ALS is a multifactorial disease that involves a complex interplay between a genetic predisposition and environmental factors. One environmental f...
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CSL Limited and Talecris Biotherapeutics Agree to Terminate Merger Agreement

MELBOURNE, Australia and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Limited (ASX: CSL) and Talecris Biotherapeutics, Inc. announced today that they have mutually agreed to terminate their merger agreement, announced on August 12, 2008, under which CSL agreed to acquire Talecris for U...

Novavax and the NIH Agree to Evaluate a Virus-like Particle (VLP) Vaccine Candidate Against the Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus

Company completes initial steps towards producing Influenza A (H1N1) VLP vaccine for animal and human testing ROCKVILLE, Md., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX ) and the Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (DMID) of the National Institute of Allergy a...

Senesco and Harris Moran Mutually Agree to Terminate Development and License Agreement Due to Restructuring

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senesco Technologies, Inc. ("Senesco" or the "Company") (NYSE Alternext US: SNT) announced today that its Development and License Agreement with the http://www.senesco.com ("Harris Moran") has been terminated by mutual agreement because of Ha...

Indevus and FDA Agree on Path Forward for NEBIDO(R)

Existing European Data Will Be Used for NDA Resubmission Planned For First Quarter 2009 LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: IDEV ) announced today that it has reached agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Admi...

Interleukin Genetics and Alticor Agree on Expansion of Distribution Channels for Genetic Tests

Interleukin Genetics Plans to Continue Efforts to Out-License Intellectual Property WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (Amex: ILI ), and Access Business Group International LLC, a division of Alticor Inc., have reached an...

Exelixis and GlaxoSmithKline Agree to Successfully Conclude Six-Year Discovery and Development Collaboration

Exelixis Generated 10 IND Compounds and Received over $235 Million SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Exelixis, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXEL ) announced today that the company and GlaxoSmithKline, Inc. (NYSE: GSK ) will bring their six-year collaboration to a successful ...

Shire and TAP Agree to Co-promote LIALDA(TM) (mesalamine), the First Oral Once-Daily Mesalamine For Patients With Active, Mild to Moderate Ulcerative Colitis

Forms One of the Largest Sales Teams Promoting a 5-ASA Medicine BASINGSTOKE, England and PHILADELPHIA, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced today a co-promotion agreement with TAP Pharmaceutical Pr...

Medline and 3M Agree to Strategic Partnership in Electrosurgery

Medline to become sole U.S. supplier of 3M electrosurgical grounding pads and accessories MUNDELEIN, Ill., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Medline Industries, Inc. and 3M Health Care announce an exclusive license and supply agreement for 3M's electrosurgical patient plates in...

RF Pain Management Industry Leaders Cotop International and NeuroTherm, Inc. Agree to Merge

MIDDLETON, Mass., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- We are very proud to announce that Cotop International has become part of NeuroTherm, Inc. Outstanding customer service, product reliability, and a global distribution network contribute to the synergy of the new company resulting in a more powerful u...

Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) Improve Cancer Treatment -- Experts Agree

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- An information technology revolution is improving cancer treatment with the use of Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs), according to Supportive Oncology Services, Inc. (SOS), a research-based health information company in Memphis, TN. PROs are self- assess...

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Charles Darwin

...nities as a naturalist. His father objected to the voyage, thinking it a waste of his son's time, but was eventually persuaded by Josiah Wedgwood to agree to Charles going and to pay for his son's expedition which eventually stretched to five years. Journey on the Beagle HMS Beagle, fr...

Eugenics

...genetic diseases of a serious nature" and "relevant mental disease." Those who are diagnosed with such diseases are required either to not marry or to agree to "long term contraceptive measures" or to submit to sterilization. A similar screening policy (including pre-natal screening and abortion ) intend...

Human

...ings, or material culture – derive from the culture's values and norms. The religious perspective Scientists and philosophers largely agree that humans consist of a body alone (roughly the physicalist or reductionist view); or that they also have minds , the locus of, or another word ...

Microevolution

...ains that have become resistant to antibiotics . Because microevolution can be observed directly, both pro-evolution and some anti-evolution groups agree that it is a fact of life. See also Speciation , Molecular evolution , Population genetics ...

Species

...verges from the evolutionary species concept. Both agree that a species is a lineage that maintains its int...ich it could not continue). In practice, both also agree that a species must have its own independent evolu...sition with the genus: Panthera leo . The words agree in case but not necessarily in gender. An adjec...
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Regulatory sequence

...r, exon 9. Homo sapiens, human. 2. cftr, exon 9 ... REGULATORY SEQUENCES ! ... And if not, would that regulatory sequence be junk? ... I agree that regulatory sequences are genes, they have an effect on the ... Analysis of genomic regulatory sequences . Andrew D Smith. Zhang Lab, CS...

Mesozoic Era

... 245 million years ... ended the idyllic Mesozoic Era (if you can ... The Mesozoic Era -The Challenges Of Life On Land. ... Most researchers agree that the Mesozoic Era ended at least in part due to the ... The Mesozoic Era was the Age of Reptiles; dinosaurs flourished and then went ex...

Belly

...graphs. Ok, while I get the most comments on Dina videos, I get the most PM's on Sadie (P. ... Sadie, your belly dancing is truly wonderful and I agree with a previous ... In this instructional belly dancing video, you will learn how to perform undulation. ... belly dancing video how to dance e...

Autotrophs

...hs are not totally self sufficient, however; they are self-feeders only ... Autotrophs produce their own food, hence the word "auto". Sepals ... agree - but not all autotrophs are/were photosynthetic. JorgeLobo. Coral. Posts: 132 ... autotrophs , rubisco is the both cornerstone of the productiv...
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