Patrick Rummerfield Teams with Eric Westacott Foundation and Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to Help Young Quadriplegic Boy
...r to the Malarkey's Ohio home of an RT300, a Functional Electrical Stimulus (FES) bike, and tilt-table, donated by the family of Lorraine Valentini, a fierce
bike rider, strong mentor and winner of a gold medal at the USA Cycling Masters Road National Championship, in the 1980s, who passed on in July, 2009....
Beyonce & Solange Knowles to Perform Benefit Concert in Minneapolis on July 16
...st widely recognized and highly respected women in pop music and a strong supporter of philanthropic efforts, Beyonce's latest album I Am . . . Sasha fierce
has spawned the worldwide hit "If I were a Boy," and the U.S. number one single "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)". Fellow soul songstress, and sist...
Three New Programs Confer Degrees at MSPP Graduation on June 7, 2009
... Sister Judith Brun, fierce
mental health advocate for hurricane-traumatized children, is commencement speaker
BOSTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sister Judith Brun, ...
The Byron Nelson: Championship Philosophy, Timeless Excellence
...rd' Byron as he was often referred, carried himself with quiet dignity and with unwavering determination until his passing in 2006 at age 94. He was a fierce
but disciplined competitor, and a mentor--Byron Nelson's books on golf technique have instructed countless thousands of student and pro golfers alike....
Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital's Use It or Lose It High School Seat Belt Challenge Brings Out the Creativity in Cuyahoga County Teens
...e It or Lose It is meant to help change that by harnessing the power of teens to influence their peers.
And influence they did! Competition was fierce
among the 11 high schools during the three week program, which ran from April 20 through May 8: Bay High School in Bay Village, Bedford High School, ...
India's Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Drug Market Will Almost Double by 2013
... drug sales in India's non-small-cell lung cancer market will command 54 percent by 2013. Even though Western-branded small-molecule agents are facing fierce
competition from domestic products, including gefitinib (in the U.S. known as AstraZeneca's Iressa) and erlotinib (in the U.S. known as Genentech's Ta...
Elizabeth Edwards Presented With Person of the Year Award by National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization at National Conference
...ve energy and optimism that was reinforced by Edwards' remarks.
Edwards received NHPCO's Person of the Year Award in recognition of her work as a fierce
advocate for improved and accessible healthcare. In addition, she was acknowledged for her courage in the face of serious illness and life's challenge...
Hospice Palliative Care Leadership Conference Kicks Off with Focus on Healthcare Reform and the Release of New Pediatric Standards of Care
...czar" Nancy-Ann Min DeParle and advocate and author Elizabeth Edwards. Edwards was presented with the NHPCO Person of the Year Award for her work as a fierce
advocate for improved and accessible healthcare.
On Wednesday, more than 400 hospice advocates went to Capitol Hill and met with legislators to e...
Chinese Colorectal Cancer Drug Market Will More Than Double by 2012
... will result from the increased uptake of Western-branded, targeted agents and the decreasing market share of conventional chemotherapy drugs owing to fierce
competition from domestic products. The report contains primary research of physicians and epidemiology study in key pharmaceutical markets of China -...
DC101 Chili Cook-Off Promises Spicy Chili & Hot Bands
...Blind, Papa Roach, Puddle of Mudd, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, and the winner of DC101's "Last Band Standing Contest."
The Chili Cook-Off features a fierce
competition between 101 chili cooks in four categories: Red Chili, Green Chili, Freestyle, and Salsa. The winner of the Red Chili category goes onto t...
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...d of portable grate raised on a tripod, originally heated with charcoal in a brazier, and used for foods that required gentle cooking, away from the fierce
heat of direct flames. The chafing dish could be used at table or for keeping food warm on... Chafing means soreness or irritation of the s...
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Frost & Sullivan: North American Government Biometrics Markets Thrive With Active R&D Thrust
...ntrol. However, the market is poised to experience a shift in dynamics as the price of face recognition and iris recognition systems decline.
competition dominates the market, and it remains imperative for participants to strategically position products early in their lifecycle to garner max...
Feats of strength begin a lizard's day
...other males away from their territory.
These displays of strength help avert actual physical confrontations between male lizards, which can be very fierce
and destructive, Ord said.
Ord videotaped individual males at different times of day, from before dawn to dusk. In all four species, he found disti...
Old growth giants limited by water-pulling ability
...r their height limits."
At a specific height determined by the physical structure of these pits and their membranes, the scientists discovered, the fierce
resistance put up by the Douglas-fir to prevent any spread of air bubbles also prevents water from being pulled any higher. That is where it finally s...
Gates funding to help poor rice farmers
...part is available at www.irri.org/timelapse.asp .
Even Bangladeshi farmers who were devastated by Cyclone Sidr in November last year which was so fierce
that no rice crop could fully withstand itcan benefit from new varieties with sufficient tolerance of submergence, salinity, and stagnant flooding. Su...
Study links success of invasive Argentine ants to diet shifts
...ay, Edward LeBrun of UCSD, and Chadwick Tillberg and Andrew Suarez of Illinois discovered that when Argentine ants first move into an area they become fierce
predators of native insects, feeding on the blood of native ants and other insects. But as the ants eliminate their competitorsand their main source o...
Research unveils new hope for deadly childhood disease
...o better their scores on successive coordination tests.
And, though they never reached the same level of nimbleness as healthy mice did, they were fierce
candidates for the title of most improved players. Over the course of the testing, they achieved nearly the same degree of improvement in their before...
Sunbathing tree frogs' future under a cloud
...e level of absorption and reflection and the skin temperature also changes.
The Manchester team believe tree frogs are able to bask happily under a fierce
sun because they have the ability to regulate their body temperature and prevent overheating through the unique structure and properties of their skin...
$2.8 million for research into the impact of climate change on tundra wildlife
...Arctic fox, whose territory is steadily being encroached upon by the red fox due to global warming. Bigger and more aggressive, the red fox is proving fierce
competition for its northern cousin. The latter has already almost entirely disappeared from Scandinavia, and were the same thing to happen in the Can...
Living with lions
...ies of shepherds and travellers encountering lions, for example the Old Testament contains dozens of tales about attacks on flocks and people by these fierce
predators. Lions have now disappeared from most of their former range, but for livestock owners around the Waza National Park, Cameroon, living with l...
Successful transplantation from pig embryos to mice
...provide a nearly unlimited supply for transplantation. But until now, attempts to transplant such animal tissues into non-human primates have evoked a fierce
immune response. However, embryonic tissues, such as those from pigs (in which the insulin-producing cells are similar to those of humans), might not ...
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Competition for stem cell research is fierce
While Wisconsins position in stem-cell research is strong, there are pitfalls and competitors to reckon with if the state wishes to hold its leading position, according to UW-Madison stem cell researcher Prof. Gabriela Cezar .
Cezar, who recently joined UW to assist with its stem-cell work, spo...
FierceBiotech Names NanoBio Corporation as One of the 'Fierce 15' Biotech Companies of 2008
...f NanoBio Corp. "Being selected as a member of the fierce
15 is an honor
that highlights NanoBio's potential...focus on
drug discovery and clinical trials.
15 celebrates the spirit of being fierce
innovation and creativity, even in ...
Tolerx Named as One of the 'Fierce 15' Biotech Companies of 2008
as a member of the 'Fierce 15' is an honor that highlights Tolerx's
potential to make a significant impact in the biotech market."
15 celebrates the spirit of being "fierce" -- championing
innovation and creativity, even in the face of intense competition. The
complete list of 'Fi...
TAKING WISCONSINS BIOTECH MESSAGE TO THE WORLD
...kfast is being organized for Wisconsin firms to meet with federal regulators.
To say the competition for becoming the next biotechnology center is fierce
would probably be an understatement. Nearly every state and country is pursuing biotechnology, as well as the businesses, venture capital, life scienc...
Institute Helps Industries Enhance Business Strategies
...derstanding of how Internet-enabled technologies and practices can improve business strategies, potentially increasing a company's competitive edge in fierce
This effort has led to the founding of the Wisconsin E-Business Institute, which will be formally announced on Thursday, Oct. 16, ...
Deltanoid named to top-15 list of biotech companies
Wednesday, Deltanoid showed up on the fierce
15 , a list of up-and-coming biotech companies published by fierce
Biotech , an online newsletter covering the indust... firms," DeLuca said. "Being named a member of The fierce
15 is a wonderful acknowledgement of Deltanoid's g...
UW stem cell guru outlines scientific and political future
...neer in stem cell research spoke to about 200 at the UW Memorial Union as part of the Plato discussion series for retired people.
Acknowledging the fierce
political debate around the issue of destroying embryos for the purpose of research, Thomson noted that there are still some fundamental reasons why e...
Staying sane in a MAD world
...cause the strategic rationale is forced, due diligence hurried and big risks underestimated or ignored. People and cultures often clash as yesterday's fierce
competitors find it difficult to suddenly act like partners. Combining the best aspects of two distinct organizational cultures or morphing them into ...
Winslow Sargeant: Stepping onto the train called Wisconsin - Part 2
...rict Court Judge W. Arthur Garrity, Jr. ordered massive busing throughout the city of Boston as a supposed solution to the fact of racial segregation. fierce
riots between blacks and whites ensued, and Winslow and his siblings were caught in the crossfire.
It was a tough time, he said.
Youre riding a...
Who will win the battle to redefine the workplace?
...ely the same.
How is this battle currently unfolding? A newly released study, "Manifesto for the New Agile Workplace" describes the players in this fierce
fight to define the workplace rules of engagement. It provides new insights into what different groups of knowledge workers think about their current ...
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often witty memoir-in-verse Sarah Hannah confronts her role as caretaker of her dying mentally ill mother... INFLORESCENCE showcases a stunning b...