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National Jewish Health Named Top Respiratory Hospital for 12th Consecutive Year

DENVER, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the twelfth year in a row, National Jewish Health has been named the best respiratory hospital in the nation by U.S. News & World Report . "We are gratified that board-certified pulmonologists around the country continue to re...

TeamHealth Medical Call Center Awarded Third Consecutive URAC Health Call Center Accreditation

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Medical Call Center (THMCC), a division of TeamHealth, has received its third Health Care Call Center certificate of full accreditation from URAC, a Washington, D.C.-based healthcare accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for...

Abbott Declares 342nd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The board of directors of Abbott today declared a quarterly common dividend of 40 cents per share. This marks the 342nd consecutive quarterly dividend to be paid by Abbott since 1924. The cash dividend is payable Aug. 15, 2009, to shareho...

Consorta Receives Practice Greenhealth Champion for Change Award for Sixth Consecutive Year

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Consorta, a leading healthcare group purchasing and resource management organization, announced today that they have received the Practice Greenhealth Champion for Change Award for outstanding contributions to environmentally responsible healthcare. Conso...

St. David's HealthCare Named #1 Best Place to Work Among Large Central Texas Employers for Third Consecutive Year

AUSTIN, Texas, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- St. David's HealthCare was named the number one Best Place to Work among large employers for the third consecutive year at the Austin Business Journal 's annual "Best Places to Work" event held Thursday, May 21, 2009. "Being named a 'Best Place to Work' ...

Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Reports Profitability, Record Operating Income and 10th Consecutive Quarter of Record Revenue Growth

Operating Income Exceeds $1 Million; Recurring Revenues Climb 84%; Free Cash Flow Exceeds $1.7 Million DENVER, May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. ("Global Med" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: GLOB), an international healthcare information technology compa...

Allscripts Ranked No. 1 in Electronic Prescription Routing for Second Consecutive Year

Federal Incentives Driving Increased Utilization of ePrescribing within Electronic Health Record and Stand-Alone Solutions Allscripts CEO Glen Tullman Testifies Before National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics CHICAGO, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts announced today...

Joint Commission Awards TeamHealth Teleradiology Second Consecutive Gold Seal of Approval(TM)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Teleradiology has earned its second consecutive Gold Seal of Approval(TM) from The Joint Commission, the company announced today. "Organizations awarded this Gold Seal of Approval(TM) undergo a credible, rigorous evaluation that ensures in...

Central DuPage Hospital Named a 100 Top Hospital in the U.S. for Third Consecutive Year

Thomson Reuters(R) study ranks CDH among health care leaders WINFIELD, Ill., March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the third consecutive year, Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) in Winfield, Ill., has been named a Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospital. This honor signifies excellence in overall hospi...

Dr Howard Holtz Named New Jersey Top Doctor for Third Consecutive Year

Howard Holtz MD FACP is in the private practice of internal medicine in West Orange, NJ. He has just be named one of the best doctors in New Jersey by New Jersey Monthly Magazine. Dr, Holtz has been awarded the "Top Doctor" accolade for the third consecutive year. ...
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DNA Helps Reunite Children With Their Families

...his year, the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine was named a top 50 medical school in primary care by U.S. News & World Report for the eighth consecutive year. "Fort Worth's medical school and more" contributes more than $400 million to the Tarrant County and Texas economies annually. For more informat...

Study Results Show That Minimally Invasive Therapy is Successful for Over Two-Thirds of Stroke Patients Treated Outside the Standard Eight-Hour Window

... therapeutic window could be expanded, these findings could make a significant impact on the future of stroke treatment." The study included a consecutive case series of 237 patients whose first angiography (a diagnostic test that infuses the blood vessels with dye in order to clearly visualize the vess...

Study Shows Cancer Vaccines Led to Long-Term Survival for Patients with Metastatic Melanoma and to Long Periods of Disease Control After Completion of Therapy

...rosciences, orthopedics and women's health. National Research Corporation has endorsed Hoag as Orange County's most preferred hospital for the past 13 consecutive years. For an unprecedented 13 years, residents have chosen Hoag as the county's best hospital in a local newspaper survey. In order to meet the growi...

New Results From ARTEN Study of Nevirapine Plus Tenofovir and Emtricitabine (TDF/FTC) Versus Boosted Protease Inhibitor Regimen of Atazanavir/Ritonavir Plus TDF/FTC Revealed

..., with response defined as a viral load of <50 copies/mL measured at two consecutive visits prior to week 48 (i.e. suppression at weeks 24 and 36) and without s... 65 percent of ATV/r patients (n=193) [95% CI=0.059 to 0.98, p=0.63] at two consecutive visits prior to week 48 and without subsequent rebound or change of antiret...

Music & Medicine: Unique Collaboration Combines Performing Arts and Science

...This year, the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine was named a top 50 medical school in primary care by U.S. News & World Report for the seventh consecutive year. The institution contributes almost $400 million to Tarrant County and Texas economies annually. For more information, visit www.hsc.unt.edu ...

FDA Accepts sNDA for Alternative Dosing Regimen for Dacogen(R) (decitabine for injection) to Treat Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)

...ed for use as a three-day regimen, administered at a dose of 15 mg/m2 via continuous IV infusion over three hours repeated every eight hours for three consecutive days per cycle. The cycle is repeated every six weeks. The alternative five-day dosing regimen of Dacogen(R) submitted to the U.S. FDA is a single da...

UNT Health Science Center's Groundbreaking Research Applied to Protecting Brain After Traumatic Injury

...s year, the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine was named a top 50 medical school in primary care by U.S. News & World Report for the eighth consecutive year. "Fort Worth's medical school and more" contributes more than $400 million to the Tarrant County and Texas economies annually. For more informat...

MedImmune Funds Study to Help Gain Insights Into Full Burden of RSV Disease Among Premature Infants

...urces on behalf of under-represented and under-served 32-to-35 weeks (GA) preterm infants. This observational, prospective study will cover two consecutive RSV seasons and begin patient enrollment in fall 2009, with a target of 3,000 participants across 100 outpatient sites in the United States. The stud...

Study Suggests Vitamin D Screening and Appropriate Supplementation Indicated for All Cancer Patients

...lation," said Carolyn Lammersfeld , national director of nutrition for CTCA and a principal investigator in the study. During the study, a consecutive case series of 737 cancer patients (302 male and 435 female) seen at CTCA between January - June 2008, were assessed for nutritional status and catego...

Data Demonstrated ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Significantly Inhibited Progression of Structural Joint Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

...cent improvement in their disease signs and symptoms at 132 weeks, 66.7 percent (ACR50) and 43.9 percent (ACR70), and maintained ACR70 response for 24 consecutive weeks. Similar patterns of response were achieved with the anti-TNF-IR and DMARD-naive groups. These multi-center studies evaluated more than 2,...
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Model 130 Pulse Oximeter

Description:...device ideally suited for treadmill or other long-duration tests. 2. The Model 130 can also be used in walk-around tests, storing data for up to 20 consecutive patients, tagging each reading with a patient number, time, and date. 3. The Model 130 also includes expanded memory for sleep screening where data...
Company:Mediaid Inc.

ClearPlan (Clearblue) Easy Fertility Monitor

Description:...n metabolite, estrone-3 glucuronide (E3G), in urine. From the start of the menstrual cycle, the user performs a daily test stick reading over 10 or 20 consecutive days, according to the length of the cycle and the timing of the LH surge. From these readings, the monitor will display the fertility status over the...
Company:Unipath Diagnostics Inc.

Triturus® EIA Analyzer

Features:... can simultaneously perform up to 8 different tests per batch on a given sample or group of samples. Triturus® can independently schedule several consecutive groups of tests, running up to 4 batches simultaneously. New work batches can be loaded while other batches are being processed. Bi-directional host ...
Company:Grifols USA

Heidelberg Retina Tomograph

Features:... The Heidelberg Retina Tomograph uses a diode laser with a wavelength of 670 nm. A three-dimensional image is acquired as 32 consecutive and equidistant optical section images, each consisting of 256 256 picture elements....
Company:Heidelberg Engineering, Inc.
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Short stressful events may improve working memory

...agues trained rats in a maze until they could complete it correctly 60-70 percent of the time. When the rodents reached this level of accuracy for two consecutive days, half were put through a 20-minute forced swim, which served as acute stress, and then were put through the maze again. Results showed that th...

Two dietary oils, two sets of benefits for older women with diabetes

...fat throughout their bodies and specifically in their trunk region. Researchers asked the participants to keep diet and activity records for three consecutive days at four points over the course of the study to account for the potential for calorie intake or exercise to affect the results, Belury said. Physi...

Rosenstiel students come out on top

...egin his graduate degree in Biology, working with Dr. Iliana Baums, a Rosenstiel School alumnus currently at Pennsylvania State University. For two consecutive years, students in Baker's laboratory have received these coveted fellowships. Last year, Rachel Silverstein and Nitzan Soffer were recognized with G...

Study finds children's activity levels not influenced by more PE time in school

...e the accelerometer the gold standard for measuring physical activity in large population studies - all day, every day for 7 days during each of four consecutive school terms. The researchers analysed the intensity and amount of in-school physical activity, out-of-school activity and the amount of total weekly ...

2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement

...h Fellowship program. The applications were outstanding, making it difficult to choose only 15 fellowship awardees. These 15 awardees will complete 10 consecutive weeks of SURF research and present their results at Plant Biology July 31-August 4, 2010 in Montral, Canada. Congratulations to the following 2009 ...

Weizmann Institute scientists develop a unique approach for splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen

... approach that the Weizmann team has recently devised is divided into a sequence of reactions, which leads to the liberation of hydrogen and oxygen in consecutive thermal- and light-driven steps, mediated by a unique ingredient a special metal complex that Milstein's team designed in previous studies. Moreover,...

Epstein-Barr virus may be associated with progression of MS

...MS," said Zivadinov, "but the relationship of EBV and the brain damage that can be seen on MRI scans had not been explored." The study involved 135 consecutive patients diagnosed with MS at the Multiple Sclerosis Center of the University of Trieste. Evaluations of the MRI scans were carried out at the Univers...

Relationships in rank and file

...sh related from unrelated proteins. "We managed to increase PSI-BLAST's sensitivity significantly by making use of the sequence context. That way, two consecutive searches using our context-specific version of PSI-BLAST deliver better results than five searches using the conventional engine," says Soeding. T...

Scientists find black gold amidst overlooked data

...eeps on the seafloor. Hu and colleagues then defined a geographic area of the western Gulf and obtained MODIS images for the month of May for nine consecutive years (2000 to 2008) from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md. The team reviewed more than 200 images containing sun glint, and found mo...

New computational technique allows comparison of whole genomes as easily as whole books

...-letter, three-letter, and other word combinations in the books, and counted the variety of each fixed-length "word" or feature. The features were not consecutive letter combinations, but overlapping sequences obtained by sliding a two-, three- or more-letter window along the text, advancing one letter at a time...
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AMPAC Fine Chemicals Receives the California Pollution Prevention Challenge Award Two Consecutive Years

LAS VEGAS, March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Pacific Corporation (Nasdaq: APFC ) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary AMPAC Fine Chemicals LLC (AFC) received the California Pollution Prevention Challenge Award from the Department of Toxic Substances Control of Califor...

Nutrition 21 Announces Second Consecutive Profitable Quarter in Q2 Fiscal 2009

PURCHASE, N.Y., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nutrition 21, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXXI ), the developer and marketer of nutritional supplements under the Iceland Health(R), Chromax(R) and Diabetes Essentials(R) brands that help consumers manage blood sugar levels, improve cardiovascular health, enhan...

Althea Technologies Receives Fast Growth Honors: Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and San Diego Business Journal Fast 100 Awards for the Fifth Consecutive Year

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Althea Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of innovative technologies and services for pharmaceutical development and manufacturing, announced today that it has been honored to receive two fast growth awards, Deloitte LLP's San Diego Technology Fast 50 and...

CardioDynamics Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results, Seventh Consecutive Quarterly Revenue Growth and 15% Year to Date Revenue Increase

Achieves Positive Operating Income Excluding Non-Cash Charges SAN DIEGO, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CardioDynamics (Nasdaq: CDIC), the innovator and leader of BioZ(R) Impedance Cardiography (ICG) technology, today reported financial results for fiscal third quarter 2008. Sales H...

Baxter Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Tenth Consecutive Year

Company Named 2008 Medical Products Industry Leader DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX ) announced today that it has been named 2008 Medical Products Industry Leader of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and the...

Baxa Corporation Named to Inc. 5000 for Second Consecutive Year as One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the US

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc.com has again included Baxa Corporation on its annual ranking of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the country. Baxa ranked number 4,611 and was among the top five industries ranked on the 2008 list. The company has grown steadily sinc...

Cynosure Reports 41% Revenue Increase: 10th Consecutive Quarter of Revenue Growth

- Gross Margin Increases 430 Basis Points from the First Quarter of 2007 to 66.3% - Company Prepares to Launch Newest Generation of Laser Lipolysis Technology WESTFORD, Mass., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cynosure, Inc. (Nasda...

U.S. FDA Licenses DAPTACEL(R) Vaccine for the Fifth Consecutive Dose in the Pediatric DTaP Immunization Series

- DAPTACEL vaccine is licensed for the entire immunization series to protect against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis - SWIFTWATER, Pa. and LYON, France, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of the sanofi-aventis Group, announced today that the ...

Covance Reports Full-Year 2007 Revenue Growth Of 15.4% and Seventh Consecutive Year of EPS Growth in Excess of 20%

- 4Q EPS Grows 21.8% to $0.72 on 19.8% Revenue Growth - PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Covance Inc. (NYSE: CVD) today reported earnings for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2007 of $0.78 per diluted share and full-year EPS of $2.71; both periods include a $0.06...

Abbott Declares 336th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The board of directors of Abbott today declared a quarterly common dividend of 32.5 cents per share. This marks the 336th consecutive quarterly dividend to be paid by Abbott since 1924. The cash dividend is payable Feb. 15, 2008, to shareh...
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EasyCount ViaSure Kit from Immunicon Corp.

Description:... identify live and dead cells, respectively, in a single test, while the EasyCount Slide 6 Multi-well Slide provides the ability to perform up to six consecutive cell counts. The EasyCount System reports total and live cell counts and percent viability in less than one minute per test, providing precise and acc...
Company:Immunicon Corp.
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Chromosome walking

...e traditional chain termination method does not allow long DNA strands to be sequenced, this method works by dividing the long sequence into several consecutive short ones. The basic technique is as follows: A primer that matches the beginning of the DNA to sequence is used to synthesize a short DNA ...

Eugenics

...s of running, or of doing anything else, so it would be quite practicable to produce a highly-gifted race of men by judicious marriages during several consecutive generations. Furthermore, according to Galton, society itself contained many conditions which were encouraging "dysgenic" conditions, claiming t...

Gene

...ly linked nucleotides compose a DNA molecule or strand (more at DNA ). These four nucleotides constitute the genetic alphabet. A sequence of three consecutive nucleotides, called a codon , is the protein-coding vocabulary. The sequence of codons in a gene specifies the amino-acid sequence of the protein i...

Red Queen

... their hosts. Parasites generally evolve quickly, due to their short lifespans. As they evolve, they attack their hosts in a variety of ways. Two consecutive generations might be faced with very different selective pressures. If this change is rapid enough, it might explain the persistence of sex. Ref...
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Venous system

...of the deep venous system are named in accordance with the adjacent artery. ... The prevalence of portal venous system aneurysm among 4,186 consecutive patients ... Portal venous system aneurysms were rare in our study group but occurred more ... Introduction· Arteriovenous Fistula· Deep Vein T...

Initiator tRNA

... this thesis address the aspects of initiator tRNA selection in Escherichia Coli. ... suppressors of mutant initiator tRNA lacking the three consecutive ... Formylation of initiator methionyl- tRNA is essential for ... Earlier studies suggested that the lack of ribothymidine (rT) modification in ...

Chromosome walking

...long to be sequenced in a single sequence read using the chain termination method. This method works by dividing the long sequence into several consecutive short ones. The DNA of interest may be a plasmid insert, a PCR product or a... The article makes a basic mistake, I think: If you are chromosome...

Chromosome walk

...long to be sequenced in a single sequence read using the chain termination method. This method works by dividing the long sequence into several consecutive short ones. The DNA of interest may be a plasmid insert, a PCR product or a... The article makes a basic mistake, I think: If you are chromosome...

Chromosome jumping

...long to be sequenced in a single sequence read using the chain termination method. This method works by dividing the long sequence into several consecutive short ones. The DNA of interest may be a plasmid insert, a PCR product or a... Jumping into chromosome 2. By Bijal P. Trivedi. August 25, 200...

Centimorgans

... centimorgans . centimorgan (plural centimorgans ) (Biology) A length of chromosome in which an average of 0.01 crossover occurs per ... ... consecutive analysis locations are separated by no more than dist centiMorgans . ... Stop analyses at pos centiMorgans . --positions:pos1,pos2, ... Map units...
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