Intelligent Hospital Systems Receives International Award for Innovative Technology Benefiting Society
WINNIPEG, June 30 /PRNewswire/ - Winnipeg-based medical device company Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems) was awarded the 21st Century Achievement Award during the Computerworld Honors Program Awards Gala on June 1, 2009 in Washington D.C. IH Systems received the award in recognition of its...
18th Annual Fat Tire Classic Benefiting the National Sports Center for the Disabled & the American Red Cross Mile High July 17th - 19th, 2009
DENVER, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Sports Center for the Disabled and American Red Cross Mile High Chapter will be hosting the 18th annual Fat Tire Classic from Friday, July 17th to Sunday, July 19th at the Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, CO. Experience world class mountain biking and...
Video: CVS Caremark Charitable Trust Awards $4.2 Million in Grants Benefiting Children with Disabilities, Uninsured
Grantees include 92 nonprofit organizations in 22 states and Washington, D.C.
WOONSOCKET, R.I., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark announced today that $4.2 million in grants have been awarded to organizations supporting children with disabilities and those who are under-insured or u...
The Yolanda Adams Morning Show and Radio One Gospel Stations Raise More than $800,000 in National Radiothon Benefiting St. Jude
Second annual Radio One/St. Jude Radiothon reached listeners in 11 markets across the country
MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The second annual Radio One/St. Jude Radiothon, featuring the Yolanda Adams Morning Show, raised $840,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital...
Las Colinas FREE Community Health Fair Benefiting the Shoh-Sohail Family of Irving
IRVING, Texas, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Buchanan Associates will host a community health fair in the Shoh-Sohail Family's name on Wednesday, March 11th. The fair, which will include free health screenings for the local community, will be held from 10 am to 3 pm at the VHA Building on the Mandalay ...
Chicago's Sports Stars Honored at Annual Dinner Benefiting the March of Dimes
CHICAGO, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Some of Chicago's best-known professional athletes will receive honors at the 21st Annual Comcast SportsNet Sports Awards presented by Navistar to benefit the March of Dimes. The dinner will be held on Monday, February 9th, 5 - 9 p.m. at the H...
Multi-Platinum Recording Artist Seal Announced as Headliner for Destination Fashion 2009 Benefiting The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis
Star-Studded Gala, Featuring Runway Collection by America's Leading Fashion Designer Michael Kors, Will Take Place at Bal Harbour Shops in South Florida
MIAMI, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis is proud to announce that multi-platinum recording artist and three-t...
Cancer Patients in Southeastern Florida Now Benefiting From RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Treatments
PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sabin Robbins, a
75-year old prostate cancer patient is among the first people in
Southeastern Florida to benefit from treatment with new RapidArc(TM)
radiotherapy technology now in use at Bethesda Memorial Hospital's
Comprehensive Cancer Cen...
Goality 5K Fun Run/Fitness Walk Benefiting Children's Advocacy Center Was A Success
WOODALE, Ill., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Sunday October 19th, 2008
at 8:30am, a small yet energetic group ran or walked at the Goality 5K
benefiting the Children's Advocacy Center ( http://www.cachelps.org ). The
weather was perfect with a bright sun and no clouds. Almost half of the 20
AIDS Walk San Francisco Boosts Number of Teams and Benefiting Agencies
Enthusiasm for event grows in the face of widespread budget cuts for Bay Area HIV/AIDS service organizations.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco AIDS Foundation
and AIDS Walk San Francisco announced today that the number of Bay Area
HIV/AIDS service organi...
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The Yolanda Adams Morning Show and Radio One Gospel Stations Raise More Than $1 Million During National Radiothon Benefiting St. Jude
First-ever Radio One/St. Jude Radiothon reached listeners in nine
cities across the United States
MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Yolanda Adams
Morning Show and nine Radio One gospel radio stations raised $1,015,773
during the first-ever Radio One/St. Jude Radi...
Clinical Trial Results of Pollogen's TriPollar(TM) Radio Frequency Technology published in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
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Cardium Announces Completion of Patient Recruitment in Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Excellarate(TM) for the Potential Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers
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American Lung Association Study to be Published in the 'New England Journal of Medicine' Finds Prescription Heartburn Medication Does Not Control Asthma Symptoms as Previously Thought
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The Quigley Corporation Licenses Naturally Derived Compound For Scar Improvement; License Requires Payments Totaling $1.1 Million To The Quigley Corporation Over A Five Year Period For Exclusive Ownership
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deCODE Files IND for DG071, a Novel PDE4 Modulator Being Developed for Alzheimer's and Other Cognitive Disorders
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Novare Announces Successful Series of Single Port Lap Band Procedures With RealHand(R) High Dexterity Instruments
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Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center completes his 12th Single Port Lap-Band(R)
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CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Novare Surgical Systems
announced the successful completion of a series of s...
Cell Therapeutics Announces that the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Completes Enrollment in Phase II Clinical Trial of Brostallicin as First Line Therapy for Advanced or Metastatic Soft Tissue Sarcoma
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New Research Shows One in 200 People Born with DNA Mutation That Can Lead to Devastating, Often Fatal Disease
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High-tech vehicle design boosts emergency rescue capacity
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Early rice harvests ease annual famine in Bangladesh
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UK bioscience sparkles with new Diamond fellowship
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CWRU receives $5 million from Ohio Third Frontier Commission
...s including two commercial, four emerging and three pilot projects. This funding will be matched by each of the projects to create a $10 million grant benefiting
stem cell and regenerative medicine in Ohio.
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Lombardi scientist brings 'dream team' breast cancer research effort to GUMC
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Spring agricultural fires have large impact on melting Arctic
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"Accelerated warming is unraveling the ecosystems of the Arctic region,"
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UC Davis bioengineer receives Hartwell Foundation grant to address skull fusion disorder of infants
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children. Specifically, the foundation specializes in funding innovative early-stage research that has not yet qualified for support from traditional ...
Synthetic chemical offers solution for crops facing drought
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Red pandas reveal an unexpected (artificial) sweet tooth
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Milwaukee DRS unit benefiting from $43 in Navy contracts
MILWAUKEE - The DRS Technologies Power & Control Technologies unit in Milwaukee is among two DRS sites benefiting
from $43 million in U.S. Navy contracts the company has won.
The Navy contracts are to design and produce power conversion, distribution and control equipment for next-generation a...
Seambiotic USA and NASA Glenn Research Center Signed Agreement for Large Scale Microalgae Process Optimization
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SEP Signs REGURIN(R) Deal
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market of leading products such as Spasmo Urgenin (relief of painful ur...
Lumbar Matrix(TM) Scan From SpineMatrix(R) Revolutionizes the Diagnosis of Low Back Pain
...rsity College of Medicine, the Lumbar Matrix Scan was shown to be a safe, non-invasive and effective diagnostic procedure.
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SANYO Donates Air Purification Systems Effective Against Flu Viruses to New York Airports and Schools
"Given the recent circumstances with the new type of H1N1 flu, we decided to increase the speed of our North American outreach while benefiting
entities in need, where the threat of outbreaks seems to be increased," said Toshiaki Inoue, Division President, Biomedical and Environmental Division...
Real Time Genomics to Show SLIM Search(TM) Technology on Windows HPC Server 2008 at Bio-IT World Conference
...ws HPC Server 2008 platform. "Real Time Genomics helps give genomic researchers the ability to perform deep genomic analysis, in real time, while also benefiting
from Microsoft's easy-to-deploy, easy-to-use and widely supported platform," said Michael Naimoli, U.S. life sciences industry solutions director, Mic...
Elsevier and Brain Mapping Foundation Co-Host 6th Annual World Congress of IBMISPS on Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy
...uring that time and travel budgets are no barrier
to attending. It is anticipated that overall attendance will be significantly
increased as a result, benefiting
speakers, delegates and sponsors alike.
Nigel Clear, Elsevier's Director of Conferences, commented: "This
authoritative and forward thinking ev...
Physicians in Europe Rate Novartis #1 on Service Delivery, While Merck Earns Top Honors in the US
...better Internet programs for patients. In addition, close to 70% see improvement in physician education programs, while almost half say that they are benefiting
from enhanced patient management programs.
"Interestingly, across all countries combined, only about a third of doctors report seeing a change in...
Beckman Coulter Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results; Earnings Outlook Achieved on Strong Fundamentals
...principally due to higher interest on potential tax assessments. Adjusted net earnings were $82.3 million, or $1.29 per fully diluted share, partially benefiting
from the accretion of the flow cytometry acquisition and a reduction in the tax rate from 33.0% to 24.4%. The decrease in the tax rate was principally...
International Guidelines for First-Line use of Freelite(TM) in Diagnosis and Management of Multiple Myeloma to be Published in "Leukemia"
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treatments and has helped clinicians gain a clear understanding of
how some of these drugs are benefiting
their patients. Furthermore,
with numerous different therapies now available, treatment decisions
which may have taken weeks or months c...