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MTV Brings The Trials and Tribulations of Steve-O to Life in 'Steve-O: Demise and Rise' Airing on Sunday, May 3rd at 10:00pm ET/PT

"Steve-O: Demise and Rise" Is The Latest In A Series of Self-Doc Programming Set To Air On The Network NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV continues to experiment and break the mold in documentary filmmaking with the release of " Steve-O: Demise and Rise, " a self-documented look inside t...

Homeless cells find temporary lodging -- and their demise

BOSTON, Mass. (Nov. 29, 2007)Sometimes healthy cells commit suicide. In the 1970s, scientists showed that a type of programmed cell death called apoptosis plays a key role in development, and the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine recognized their work. As apoptotic cells degrade, they dis...

Health Care Reform May Force U.S. Pharmaceutical Companies to Overhaul Sales Strategies, Says New Report From ZS Associates and eyeforpharma

...tly tying outcomes to costs. The Pharmaceutical Sales Rep is Safe -- for Now Despite frequent news stories about the imminent demise of pharmaceutical sales people, the report suggests that while the rep function will not disappear in the near future, sales representatives will need...

Gray matter under attack in multiple sclerosis

...em and to allow signals to propagate all the way along the nerve cells. MS first causes in an irrecoverable loss of myelin, and then ultimately to the demise of the neurons thus exposed. "It is the irreversible destruction of axons in particular that causes the lasting disability of patients," explains ...

Unbelievable Lack Of Marketing Knowledge Forces Doctors To Quit Practice.

... Finally, Curt Graham, M.D., CEO of L & C Internet Enterprises, Inc. has structured a system where no physician will ever need to suffer the demise of their practice for lack of income. Outrageous amounts of medical practice income are left on the table all because physicians are never taught how...

Detroit Area Hospitals Seek $75 Million from United American HealthCare Arising out of its Management of the Liquidated OmniCare HMO

... DETROIT, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In a lawsuit pending in Wayne County Circuit Court arising out of the demise of the Detroit-based OmniCare, a once-large HMO servicing Medicaid recipients, several major Detroit area hospitals filed a Brief today in support of ...

2009: The Year of Health Care Reform? Faith-Based Investors See Doubling of Related Shareholder Resolutions, Growing Public Support From Corporate America

... and equitable. Rev. David Schilling, program director for human rights, Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility: "In the decade since the demise of health care reform efforts in the 1990s, the faith community has continued to call for accessible and affordable health care for all people in a ju...

Study Finds More Effective Treatment for Pneumonia Following Influenza

...support a growing body of evidence that treating severe pneumonia in general should take into account the inflammatory response and not just the rapid demise of bacteria. Other authors of this paper include Asa Karlstrom and Kelli Boyd (St. Jude); and B. Keith English (Le Bonheur Children's Medical Cen...

Study finds more effective treatment for pneumonia following influenza

...support a growing body of evidence that treating severe pneumonia in general should take into account the inflammatory response and not just the rapid demise of bacteria. ...

Detroit Area Hospitals Sue To Recover Medicaid Funds

... DETROIT, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In a lawsuit arising out of the demise of the Detroit-based OmniCare, a once large health maintenance organization servicing primarily Medicaid recipients, several major Detroit area hospit...
Demise in Medical Technology

Reduced Lung Capacity Accelerates With Diabetes

...lmonary function in their patients with type 2 diabetes." "Think of the lung as a crime victim who unwittingly abets the perpetrator to hasten the demise of the host," wrote Dr. Connie Hsia, of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center's Department of Internal Medicine, in an editorial accompa...
Demise in Biological News

Climate change may spell demise of key salt marsh constituent

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] Global warming may exact a toll on salt marshes in New England, but new research shows that one key constituent of marshes may be especially endangered. Pannes are waterlogged, low-oxygen zones of salt marshes. Despite the stresses associated with global war...

Alzheimer cell death in Zebrafish: Demise of neurons observed live for the first time

Extensive death of nerve cells leads to severe dementia in patients with Alzheimer's disease. Until now, it has only been possible to investigate the neuronal devastation in post mortem animal models, and by using complicated methods. Researchers at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Disease ...

Iron is involved in prion disease-associated neuronal demise

Imbalance of iron homeostasis is a common feature of prion disease-affected human, mouse, and hamster brains, according to a new study by Dr. Neena Singh and colleagues at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, alongside collaborators from Creighton University. These findings, publish...

Female human embryos adjust the balance of X chromosomes before implantation

...hat it has remained basically unchanged throughout evolution," said Ms van den Berg. "Early failure to perform correct XCI is likely to lead to the demise of the embryo. A recent publication showed that the sex ratio of children born after blastocyst transfer in IVF/ICSI treatments is altered in favour o...

Princeton geoscientist offers new evidence that meteorite did not wipe out dinosaurs

... many sites in the United States, Mexico and India have led her to conclude that volcanoes, not a vast meteorite, were the more likely culprits in the demise of the Earth's giant reptiles, is producing new data supporting her claim. Keller, a Princeton professor of geosciences, and several co-authors lay...

Satellite imagery shows fragile Wilkins Ice Shelf destabilized

...alysed far more effectively than any previous event. For the first time, I think, we can really begin to see the processes that have brought about the demise of the ice shelf." However, it is still unclear how the situation will evolve. Humbert noted that, "We are not sure if a new stable ice front will...

Carnegie Mellon researchers apply new statistical test

...ions from the U.S. Steel plants could contribute to the concentrations we see in the East End, but we need to do further studies," Davidson said. "The demise of the steel industry contributed to great improvements in Pittsburgh's air quality, but there are still hot spots where emissions can contribute to l...

Human aspects of climate change to be focus of conference at Illinois

...sor of anthropology at Illinois whose research focuses on the emergence and demise of political power, water management, climate change and civilization; Andr... of Classic Maya kings and the critical role climate change played in their demise made me appreciate how similar stories are occurring today," said Lucero, w...

Smithsonian scientists receive coveted BBVA Ecology and Conservation Award

...hat small patches of forest do not sustain the same diversity of plants and animals as do larger patches and to elucidate the processes leading to the demise of fragmented forests. Laurance and Lovejoy also work tirelessly to promote training of Amazonian students and conservation professionals, and are ...

January GEOLOGY media highlights

...eth century riverbank erosion rates related to the demise of mill dams, South River, Virginia Jim Pizzut...ms following European settlement, and their recent demise around the middle of the twentieth century. This i...rates have increased in recent decades, due to the demise of mill dams. Using historical aerial photographs,...
Demise in Biological Technology

Bacteria pack their own demise

Brussels - Numerous pathogens contain an 'internal time bomb', a deadly mechanism that can be used against them. After years of work, VIB researchers at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) were able to determine the structure and operating mechanism of the proteins involved. This clears the road ...

Wisconsin Manufacturing - demise or survival?

Technology and government support can help. The manufacturing industry can benefit from technology breakthroughs, but government help is needed, both at the federal and state level. Our economic survival and development still depends on building wealth, for our citizens and our state. The...

Life Sciences Real Estate Outperforming Other Sectors

...nstitutions. In addition to the lead story on leasing, the current edition of BREI also includes extensive articles about:   How the demise of a California biotech firm actually benefited two of its publicly traded REIT landlords The opening of $100 million-plus research facilities in C...

S.F. biotech incubator ready to hatch

... Bay Area to launch it until appropriate space becomes available at the massive Catellus development. The timing may be fortuitous with the recent demise of Signature Bioscience, the city's only biotechnology company, which shut its doors last month. The Biomedical Development Center is in talks with SK...

Bar Codes Have a New Best Friend RFID

..., inventory shrinkage and warranty fraud by adopting RFID technology. However, in light of these new developments, some have been quick to predict the demise of bar codes. However, bar codes and RFID will peacefully coexist for many years to come. Bar codes, the ubiquitous labels that grace many of the ...

The mysteries and the future of Web sites

...t to webmasters or junior staff to play with. Today, if a domain-name issue is not being dealt with at a senior boardroom level, then behold the quick demise of that corporation, from marketing to branding and just about everything else it does. A URL is the only key that opens the gate to a corporation, it...

Consider the legal issues before outsourcing offshore

...sourcing is appreciating and accommodating the other's cultural norms. Misunderstandings over directions, documentation, and work habits have been the demise of many relationships. One of the most important steps to ensure a successful relationship between the U.S. corporation and the offshore company i...

Demise of SkyCable is opportunity for TDS Telecom

... Madison, Wis . - The demise of SkyCable in Madison could be a gain for TDS Telecom , which expects to purchase the defunct company's wireless Internet spectrum as soon as it can...

Searle spirit lives on in Chicago as alumni celebrate at former home

...Back on May 12, 2003, I wrote on an article on "The Final Death Knell of Chicago's G.D. Searle". At that juncture, the writing was on the walls of the demise of Searle due to the latest Pfizer announcement of closing down the final remaining Searle facilities in Chicago. Since then, the Searle name has virt...

Are guest worker programs causing backlash amid IT downsizing?

...e U.S. is very questionable. He is putting forth propaganda to justify the erosion of a lot of middle-class jobs in this country that will only be the demise of non-related industries. Cheaper (not better) workers are what many tech companies are pursuing. Its all about reducing payroll with foreign work...
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