Walmart Foundation Commits $500,000 to Improving Emergency Preparedness for the 54 Million Americans with Disabilities
WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Walmart Foundation has made a $500,000 grant to further the work of the National Organization on Disability's (N.O.D.) Emergency Preparedness Initiative (EPI). N.O.D. is nationally recognized amongst emergency managers and the disability...
AMA Commits to Help Slow Increases In Health Spending
Joins Effort to Bend Spending Curve to Help Move Health Reform Forward
WASHINGTON, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement attributable to J. James Rohack, M.D. AMA President-elect:
"The need for health reform that provides coverage and high quality, affordable health care for all Am...
Gary and Mary West Foundation Commits $45 Million to Create Wireless Health Institute
Scripps Health, Qualcomm Join Forces as Founding Health Care Affiliate, Founding Sponsor
SAN DIEGO, March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gary and Mary West Foundation today committed $45 million to create the West Wireless Health Institute, one of world's first medical research organizations ...
Video: Avon Commits Over $1.75 Million for New Partnerships to End Violence Against Women
Establishes new Avon Global Center for Women and Justice at Cornell Law School
Makes Additional Contributions to the UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women
Award-Winning Actress Reese Witherspoon Launches New Global Mobilization Efforts
WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- O...
Global Health Community Commits Over $630 Million in Aggressive Push for Polio Eradication
Rotary International, Gates Foundation, United Kingdom, and Germany pledge critically needed funds and urge donor and endemic country governments to help end crippling childhood disease
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rotary International, the Bill & Melinda Ga...
Window World Cares Raises $160,000 for St. Jude Children's Hospital, Commits to Ongoing Support
NORTH WILKESBORO, N.C., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Window World Cares, the
charitable foundation of Window World, Inc., recently made a year-end
contribution of $160,000 to St. Jude Children's Hospital. The money was
raised through the generous donations of Window World franchise owners and
SAFC Pharma(TM) Commits to Major Expansion of High Potency API Production at Madison Site
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SAFC Pharma(TM), a focus
area within SAFC(R) ( http://www.safcpharma.com ), a member of the
Sigma-Aldrich(R) Group (Nasdaq: SIAL ), today officially announced details
of a $30 million expansion plan to its Madison (Wisconsin) facility,
designed to ...
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Commits up to $2 million to Visualize Alpha-Synuclein Protein in the Brain
Funding to be issued under second round of Critical Challenges in
Parkinson's Disease initiative
NEW YORK, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox
Foundation for Parkinson's Research is committing up to $2 million to
develop and test non-invasive imaging technologies that would ...
International Diabetes Federation Commits to Improving Diabetes Education Globally Through Centres of Education
BRUSSELS, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Diabetes Federation
(IDF) today announced that it will begin designating centres of education
globally to improve clinical outcomes, care and knowledge of healthcare
providers and people with diabetes.
The American Red Cross Commits $10 Million to Assist China Earthquake Survivors
WASHINGTON, May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross is
prepared to provide $10 million to support relief efforts following the
devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake in China's Sichuan province. This
contribution will assist the Red Cross Society of China, whose employees
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Michael J. Fox Foundation Commits up to $6.5 Million in Funding for Critical Challenges in Parkinson's Disease
NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research announced that it would make up to $6.5 million in total funding available under three Critical Challenges research programs designed to accelerate solutions to some of the most difficult hurdles st...
Michael J. Fox Foundation Commits up to $10 Million for Pre-Clinical Drug Development Under Therapeutics Development Initiative
- 2008 program includes special funding track for academic researchers
NEW YORK, April 1, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox
Foundation for Parkinson's Research seeks applications from industry and
academic researchers for its $10-million 2008 Therapeutics Development
Michael J. Fox Foundation Commits Up to $3 Million for Clinical Trials That Can Improve Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
NEW YORK, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --- In the interest of
accelerating delivery of transformative treatments for Parkinson's disease,
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research today announced the
2008 launch of its annual Clinical Intervention Awards. The program,
From eResearchTechnology to ERT
... The Philadelphia-based company unveils its dynamic new identity and commits
to 'Getting It Done, Right'
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- ERT (Nasdaq: ERES ), the leading provider of best-in-class technology and ser...
USD 12.5 m Funding for the Development of Intercell's Vaccine Patch System for Pandemic Influenza From U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
...ll AG (VSE: ICLL) today
announced the execution of a contract modification with the U.S. Department of
Health and Human Services (HHS). The agreement commits
additional funding of
USD 12.5 m for Intercell's Pandemic Influenza program.
Intercell is developing a Pandemic Influenza Vaccine Patch System...
Clinton Global Initiative Announces BD's Commitment to Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital
...m monitoring and healthcare worker
BD's commitment amounts to a total of $500,000 in cash and in-kind
services over a three-year period. DMF commits
to raise $1 million over
three years targeted for strengthening occupational safety and lab systems.
About the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)
United States, Canada and Mexico Agree to Mutual Assistance During Public Health Emergencies
...ony Clement, and Mexican Secretary of
Health Jose Angel Cordova Villalobos, commits
the three countries to assist
one another during a public health emergency,...logical investigation, and the control of infectious
diseases. The MOU also commits
all three countries to strengthen their
operating procedures and processes ...
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Glenn Foundation for Medical Research commits $5 million to study aging
NEW YORK, July 7, 2008 The Glenn Foundation for Medical Research, founded by philanthropist Paul F. Glenn, has announced a $5 million commitment to the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) to provide grants to scientists studying the biology of aging and age-related diseases. This grant...
Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa commits 180M to revive farmers' depleted soils
Nairobi, Kenya (25 January 2008) Determined to revive the grossly depleted soils of sub-Saharan Africa, which are a major underlying cause of poverty and hunger, the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) today announced a US$180 million five-year program to restore the fertility of Afr...
Australia, India, New Zealand join integrated ocean drilling program
...sing technology and infrastructure far beyond the resources of these two countries."
India's Ministry of Earth Sciences has signed a memorandum that commits
to IODP membership until Sept. 30, 2013. "The more resources we commit to scientific ocean-drilling investigations," says Ram Sharma, a scientist in ...
BIO-key(R) Mobile Data and Messaging Solutions Link Nebraska Law Enforcement Agencies
... Lincoln Police Department commits
to Additional MobileCop Units
WALL, N.J., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in...
Saving Sumatra: Indonesia reaches historic agreement
... has the greatest vascular plant diversity of any lowland forest ever studied with more than twice the plant species in the Amazon.
"This agreement commits
all the Governors of Sumatra's 10 provinces, along with the Indonesian Ministries of Forestry, Environment, Interior and Public Works, to restore crit...
FAS honors Mark D. Levine with 2008 Public Service Award
...a appears to do little to reduce growth of greenhouse gas emissions it will be politically difficult for the U.S. to sign an international treaty that commits
to a serious cap on emissions. And as long as the U.S. appears to do little, China won't commit to any limits on its own emissions," said Arthur Rose...
Warming world in range of dangerous consequences
...ntergovernmental Panel on Climate Change identified a temperature increase range between 1 C and 3C (1.8 F and 5.4F) as the threshold at which society commits
the planet to biodiversity loss and deglaciation in areas such as Greenland and the Himalayas.
The pace at which the world approaches the threshold...
Experts meet on need for new rules to govern world's fragile polar regions
...vid Leary of UNU-IAS notes that the Madrid Protocol to the Antarctic Treaty commits
signatories to avoid changing distribution, abundance or productivity of An...cal, scientific, historic, aesthetic or wilderness significance.
It also commits
signatories to guard against importation of non-sterile soil and the introd...
Refusal of suicide order: Why tumor cells become resistant
... double strand, degradation of HIPK2 by the Siah-1 enzyme is blocked permanently. As a result, HIPK2 accumulates, apoptosis is triggered, and the cell commits
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UN climate conference hears how EO can help
...egotiations of an international emissions-cutting agreement to succeed the Kyoto Protocol, whose first commitment period ends in 2012.
The Protocol commits
its signatories to reduce levels of greenhouse gases chief among them carbon dioxide believed to be increasing global warming. Around 25 billion ton...
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Michael J. Fox Foundation Commits Up To $5 Million for Pre-Clinical Drug Development Under Industry-Exclusive Therapeutics Development Initiative
NEW YORK, March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research seeks applications from industry researchers under its $5-million Therapeutics Development Initiative (TDI). The Foundation also announced that, going forward, TDI will be launched bi-annually. A...
State commits $500,000 to boost bachelor's degrees
Green Bay, Wis. In a bid to increase per capita income, retain more college graduates, and give working adults more career advancement options, the state announced Thursday a commitment of $500,000 to help more residents complete baccalaureate degree programs.
The announcement, made at the U...
BioInnovation Institute in Akron Launched
... Public-private partnership commits
more than $80 million to create a leading center for medical excellence; collaboration will focus on biomaterials and medical dev...
Cytochroma and Mitsubishi Tanabe form partnership for chronic kidney disease therapies in U.S. and Asia
...ry system diseases. The company was established through the merger
of Tanabe Seiyaku Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Pharma Corporation in October
2007. MTPC commits
to bring its innovation to the patients around the
world, and plans to build a commercialization presence in U.S. MTPC is
currently developing two Pha...
Doyle, Kind call for higher renewable fuel standard
...d to reduce the nation's dependence on foreign oil, or make the necessary investments in renewable energy sources. He also said it is time the country commits
itself to kicking the fossil fuel import habit "by taking bold leaps, not baby steps" in adopting a comprehensive energy plan.
This isn't the first...
CIO Leadership Series: Byrne Chapman, American Family Insurance
...ile management experts like Tom Peters advise businesses to allocate 15 percent of their budget for truly radical ideas, the American Family program commits
both budget and time. It encourages IS employees or teams to bring forth innovative ideas, perhaps receive approval and funding for them, and then tak...
Restriction Endonucleases Undergo Rigorous QC Testing to Ensure Optimal
...e of testing.
Stratagene recognizes that high-quality reagents are imperative for molecular
biology applications and, therefore, commits
to providing an extensive line of
rigorously qualified restriction enzymes. We stringently establish the
functional purity of every enzyme prepara...
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