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Using math model, NJIT professor names MVP and Cy Young award contenders

NJIT's Bruce Bukiet, a mathematician who has applied mathematical modeling techniques to elucidate the dynamics of run scoring in baseball, is now applying his methods to ascertain the players most deserving of major league baseball's prestigious 2008 Most Valuable Player (MVP) and Cy Young awards...

Allscripts and SYNNEX Corporation Form Distribution Partnership to Accelerate Adoption of Electronic Health Records

...s, and managing firewalls and security. "SYNNEX continues to do an excellent job at looking at the healthcare vertical differently than the other contenders by enabling distribution of complete end-to-end solutions that are adaptable and solve business critical issues," stated John Hughes, Founder and Pres...

Photos: Eight Finalists Lose 685 Pounds and Gain $800,000

...the most anticipated and inspiring events of the year, Beachbody.com (developer of P90X(R) ) awarded $800,000 on Saturday night to eight victorious contenders with the most dramatic fitness and weight loss transformations of the year. At Universal City, Hollywood, CA, two Grand Prize Winners were awarded $2...

Election 2008: Sleep deprivation a tough opponent for presidential candidates

... WESTCHESTER, Ill. - The field of presidential contenders dwindled Wednesday when former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and former Sen. John Edwards (D-N.C.) dropped out of the race. As Super Tuesday approache...

VH1 Set to Continue Its Record-Breaking Pace Into 2008 with Brand New Premieres and Returning Series

...essful history of picking nominees and winners, the telecast provides television viewers with their first opportunity to see all the top awards season contenders in one place. The Broadcast Film Critics Association is the largest film critics' organization in the United States and Canada, representing more th...

The Polls are Open! America Votes to Decide Which Hospital is the Most Deserving of Siemens' Newest MRI Technology

...ice president, Magnetic Resonance Division, Siemens Medical Solutions. "We want to encourage the public at large to continue to support their favorite contenders and help a hospital bring a new level of health care to its community." Siemens Medical Solutions launched this contest on October 22nd, inviting he...

Voters Deserve to Know: Would Giuliani, McCain, Romney and Thompson Stand with Bush and Veto Children's Health Care?

... WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The leading Republican presidential contenders have stood stubbornly behind President Bush on issue after issue and now they also appear to be standing behind his threat to veto health care for low...

African Americans Tend to Suffer More from Drug Abuse

... the powder in more secure environs. With the presidential elections approaching fast, activists are demanding a commitment from the Democratic contenders to abolish the disparity in sentencing between crack and powder. For Blacks are considered a major vote-bank of the Democrats. Because of disenfranc...
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NOAA awards $22.5 million to Harbor Branch/FAU and UNCW for new cooperative institute

... the possibility of pursuing this important project jointly. As a result, the proposal submitted by FAU and UNCW was selected from among a pool of top contenders to spearhead the institute. "We expect some exciting things from NOAA's newest cooperative institute, such as discoveries that further our knowled...

NTU undergrad is first Singapore champion of an internationally acclaimed engineering competition

...fic region in the competition after coming up tops in the regional finals held in Kuala Lumpur in July this year. Liu emerged victorious after beating contenders from China, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia and Sri Lanka. Liu marched on to the regional phase after being crowned the Singapore champion in April this ye...

Future for clean energy lies in 'big bang' of evolution

... that prevailed then. The objective now is to exploit the same reactions so that the remaining fossil fuels can be left in the ground. Among promising contenders discussed at the ESF conference was the idea of an artificial leaf that would simulate not just photosynthesis itself but also the ability of plants t...

Wanted: 40,000 more health IT professionals

...ely believed that they would improve clinical decisions and thereby reduce medical errors and improve healthcare quality. All three major presidential contenders favor incentives to encourage a move away from the paper-based systems that still dominate in U.S. healthcare institutions. ...
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Midwest colleges strong contenders for NIH funds

A few weeks back, we took a look at the results of the National Institutes of Health funding by state for 2005. At that time, we saw that the Midwest had two states in the top 10 states for funding, and we had another five states in the top 20 states. I promised to circle back with you to revi...

Frankfurt Hosts Continuing Growth of CMPi Pharma Events

... Innovation Awards will once again be announced at the Exhibitor Party at close-of-show on Tuesday 30 September. Finalist presentations of the top six contenders will be given on the day -- and the winners will be profiled as part of the Innovation Displays in Hall 4, Stand 40C05 on Wednesday and Thursday. Af...

Oral Drug From Novartis/Mitsubishi Tanabe Will Capture the Largest Market Share of All Emerging Multiple Sclerosis Therapies in 2017

...ugs and the growing use of monoclonal antibodies, particularly in the United States, will spark this growth. The report also finds that other strong contenders in the multiple sclerosis market over the next 10 years will include Merck Serono's oral cladribine (Mylinax), BioMS Medical/Eli Lilly's MBP-8298, and...

Ten Extraordinary Innovations Line Up For US $100,000 Saatchi & Saatchi Award For World Changing Ideas

...lippe Starck on judging panel NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Bob Isherwood, Worldwide Creative Director of Saatchi & Saatchi, today announces the contenders to win the fifth Saatchi & Saatchi Award For World Changing Ideas. Held biennially, this global competition was established by Saatchi & Saatchi to ...

The Great Offshore Outsourcing Debate

...o slow job growth and increasing questions about the economic future of the U.S. Prominent voices along every point of the political spectrum from the contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination to the Bush Administration and a host of academics, corporate executives and media commentators and reporte...

Dateline 2010: The decade in review

... media tools whether digital imaging, video, or audio changed the way we thought about art, intellectual property and privacy. But none of these contenders had the kind of revolutionary impact of the commercial Internet or even the PC. In one sense they were all just logical evolutions of what came before...

Google Maps makes navigation a pleasure

...a company called Navteq , headquartered in Chicago, which also provides map data to other major map sites online. Other mapping sites Three other contenders are Yahoo Maps , MSN Maps and MapQuest . Of the three, MSN has the best interface by far. It's not as smooth as Google's, but it's actualy not ...

UW-Madison spinoff Pedrus finds more to business planning than good science

... Pedrus is not alone in this market. There are four antivirals on the market that kill respiratory viruses, and about five companies that are serious contenders in microbicide. Pedrus hopes it can take the lead with drugs that stop several different viruses and stop viruses from causing infection in the first ...

Midwest gaining stature in nanotech research

... an important role in this ever-important industry. See you soon! Recent articles by Michael Rosen Michael Rosen: Midwest colleges strong contenders for NIH funds Michael Rosen: Japan on the rebound: Implications for Midwest NIH '05 funding: Midwest has two states in Top 10 Michae...

Financing life science: The ongoing saga

...n! Recent articles by Michael Rosen Michael Rosen: Midwest gaining stature in nanotech research Michael Rosen: Midwest colleges strong contenders for NIH funds Michael Rosen: Japan on the rebound: Implications for Midwest NIH '05 funding: Midwest has two states in Top 10 Michae...
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