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TransUnion Revenue Manager(SM) Meets Healthcare Challenges Brought On By Today's Economy with New Features

SEATTLE, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As the slumping economy continues to pressure healthcare organizations, more emphasis has been placed on streamlining costs and creating additional efficiencies while continuing to verify patient identity and insurance eligibility and to qualify those in need f...

Breathe California of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails Fighting to Keep 'Hackademy Awards' Name in Trademark Action Brought By Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Academy Seeks Ban on Use of Parody Award Name For Raising Awareness of Movie Tobacco Use Influence on Young People SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Threatened legal action by The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences could snuff out the ability of Breathe California of Sacram...

Pennsylvania Hospital Pays $1.9 Million to Settle Medicare Fraud Case Brought by Whistleblower

Inflated Medicare reimbursement claims alleged in "qui tam" lawsuit ERIE, Pa., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Vincent Health System Inc., based in Erie, Pennsylvania, has agreed to pay $1.9 million to the federal government to settle a whistleblower lawsuit that alleged the hospital submitt...

The Marketing Doctor LLC Has Brought Together the Medical Field and the Entertainment Industry to Create Celebrity Status for Physicians Who Deserve It

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Terrell Samuels, CEO of The Marketing Doctor LLC, is happy to announce its newest physician to their exclusive roster ... fertility specialist Dr. Peyman Saadat of Tyler Medical Clinic in Beverly Hills. Dr. Saadat is a well-respected fertility specialist in...

NuVasive Announces Patent Infringement Complaint Brought by Medtronic Sofamor Danek

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NuVasive, Inc. (Nasdaq: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing products for minimally disruptive surgical treatments for the spine, announced today that it has obtained a complaint brought by Medtronic Sofamor Danek alleging patent in...

Healthcare Crisis Brought to Life in New TV Show

Fresno's asthma epidemic featured in premiere episode OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nytera Tilmon works at a hospital in Fresno, but she can't afford care for her seven children, all of whom live with asthma. The Central Valley's poor air quality is featured in a new ...
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Scientists Discover Origin of Malaria

...earchers collected samples from chimpanzees during routine health exams in three different wildlife sanctuaries. They were primarily wild-born animals brought to the sanctuaries after being confiscated by authorities or abandoned by human owners. In Ivory Coast scientists from the Robert Koch Institute and M...

Diabetes Gene Raises Odds of Lower Birth Weight

... in the country, ranking third in National Institutes of Health funding. In addition, its unique family-centered care and public service programs have brought the 430-bed hospital recognition as a leading advocate for children and adolescents. For more information, visit http://www.chop.edu . ...

First Potential Lupus-Specific Treatment in Sight

... which shows that HGS' 52-week BENLYSTA study met its primary endpoint. These results provide hope that this complex chronic autoimmune disease can be brought under control and that, eventually, a cure can be found for the estimated 1.5 million Americans and more than 5 million people worldwide living with l...

Cognition Therapeutics Closes Series A Financing to Advance Drug Candidates for Alzheimer's Disease

...r the critical molecular step that causes memory loss. In addition, the company's proprietary chemistry is based on natural molecular scaffolds which brought us effective drugs like aspirin, lidocaine and taxol. We anticipate new disease-modifying drugs for Alzheimer's disease will result from this unique ...

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

...y recognized as a leader in neurological research and patient care. Established in 1962 under the auspices of Dr. John Green, Barrow has been brought into the twenty-first century under the guiding influence of Dr. Robert Spetzler. Barrow treats patients with a wide range of neurological c...

deCODE Discovers Second Common Genetic Risk Factor for Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke

...nome (SNPs) conferring increased risk of major public health challenges from cardiovascular disease to cancer. Based upon these discoveries deCODE has brought to market a growing range of DNA-based tests for gauging risk and empowering prevention of common diseases. Through its CLIA-registered laboratory, de...
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Ancient humans brought bottle gourds to the Americas from Asia

Thick-skinned bottle gourds widely used as containers by prehistoric peoples were likely brought to the Americas some 10,000 years ago by individuals who arrived from Asia, according to a new genetic comparison of modern bottle gourds with gourds found at archaeological sites in the Western Hemisph...

Ancient trans-Atlantic swarm brought locusts to the New World

Somewhere between three and five million years ago, a massive swarm of locusts took off from the west coast of Africa and made an unlikely voyage across the Atlantic Ocean to colonize the New World, says an international team of researchers. Using genetic evidence from more than 20 species of loc...

Understanding how weeds are resistant to herbicides

...ion reads." Tranel explained that although more traditional herbicide resistance research takes years, it's more gene-specific. "We sampled plants, brought them back to the green house, grew them up, confirmed that they were resistant and then we started crossing a resistant plant with a sensitive plant. ...

New hope for fisheries

...ever, the two scientists recognized a shared sense of purpose. They decided to collaborate on a more detailed assessment of the world's fisheries, and brought together many of the world's most talented fisheries scientists and ecologists for a two-year series of working groups at the National Center for Ecol...

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

.... Their simulations present paradoxical results. While ice volumes of similar size to those implied by proxy evidence are simulated, sea-level changes brought about by cyclic variations in Earth's orbit are minuscule. It is only with large perturbations to atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations that obser...

Leicester research paves way for first use in Europe of an insect to fight invasive plant

... University of Leicester biologists established that the Japanese Knotweed in Britain was one the biggest females in the world- a clone of cuttings brought into Britain in the 1850s. Costs of controlling it in Britain have been put at 1.5 billion. Defra's Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera) has...
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Growth spurts

... "liquid cell in situ transmission electron microscopy," in which the powerful resolution capabilities of a transmission electron microscope (TEM) are brought to bear on a liquid cell that allows liquids to be observed inside a vacuum, enables the visualization of single nanoparticles in solution. The Berkel...

Plastics that convert light to electricity could have a big impact

...each the 10 percent efficiency threshold. Making solar cells more efficient is crucial to making them cost effective, he said. And if costs can be brought low enough, solar cells could offset the need for more coal-generated electricity in years to come. "The solution to the energy problem is going t...

Bacteria pack their own demise

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Mylan Reports Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.32 for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2009

...y new product launches, and a full six months of revenue contribution from the Central and Eastern European businesses served to offset lower revenues brought about by continued pricing pressures in certain European markets such as Germany and Portugal. Asia Pacific revenues were $236.9 million in the...

Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

...ro 697 million. In June 2009, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey ruled against sanofi-aventis by granting summary judgment motions brought by certain generics companies in the U.S. Eloxatin((R)) patent litigation. Sanofi-aventis has appealed this decision, and the Appellate Court issued a...

Seasoned Dermatologist Nissan Pilest of Irvine, CA, Joins SDS Clinical Trials as Clinical Investigator for Dermatology Division

...tology clinic, Total Dermatology, located in central Irvine. His 30 year career in dermatological surgery, medical dermatology and cosmetic anti-aging brought him to the attention of SDS Clinical Trials administrator Nanci Hook-Seid. "We're delighted Dr. Pilest has agreed to join us in this expansion ...
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Anatomy

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Artificial life

...d worked with Von Neumann (and indeed, organized his papers after his death), headed the Logic of Computers Group at the University of Michigan . He brought the overlooked views of 19th century American thinker Charles S. Peirce into the modern age. Peirce was a strong believer that all of nature's work...

Bacterium

...asses of organic compounds. For example, the decomposition of cellulose , which is one of the most abundant constituents of plant tissues, is mainly brought about by aerobic bacteria that belong to the genus Cytophaga . This ability has also been utilized by humans for industrial uses and for bioremedia...

Bone

...sist of living animal cells embedded in a calcium carbonate matrix that makes up the main bone material. In the event of a broken bone, the cells are brought out of semi- stasis to repair the matrix. Matrix comprises the other major constituent of bone. It has inorganic and organic parts. The inorganic i...

Citric acid cycle

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Classical genetics

...nues of investigation open to geneticists were greatly broadened. Some classical genetic ideas have been supplanted with the mechanistic understanding brought by molecular discoveries, but many remain intact and in use. Classical genetics is often contrasted with reverse genetics , and aspects of molecular ...
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