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Teens are heading in wrong direction: Likely to have sex, but not use contraception

Between 2003 and 2007, the progress made in the 1990s and early 2000s in improving teen contraceptive use and reducing teen pregnancy and childbearing stalled, and may even have reversed among certain groups of teens, according to the study "Changing Behavior Risk for Pregnancy Among High School S...

'60s generation is heading for conventional old age

Britain's post-war baby boomers, associated throughout their lives with social change, are failing to break new ground in their approach to growing old. Academic research supported by the Economic and Social Research Council and Arts and Humanities Research Council shows that most members of th...

Formerly Conjoined Twins Leave Packard Children's Hospital; Heading Home to Costa Rica

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Formerly conjoined twins Yurelia and Fiorella Rocha-Arias have left Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and are now home in Costa Rica. According to hospital officials, the girls left Packard Children's last Wednesday (30) and went to Southe...

Bush Isolated on Climate Change Heading into G8

US President George W. Bush heads to this year's Group of Eight summit determined to block binding cuts in greenhouse-gas emissions, leaving him isolated among other rich nation leaders who favour stronger action on global warming. On a European trip that in the Czech Republic and ends in ...

Young and Obese People Heading for Heart Trouble

Physicians pointed out that diabetes and heart diseases were earlier considered illnesses that affected only elderly people. These days the number of young people affected// with these ailments is increasing alarmingly. A recent review published in the December edition of the Mayo Clinic Proceeding...

Brave Aidan Fraser Heading Home After Lifesaving Surgery

Aiden Fraser, a 6-year-old brave boy, is returning home only a few days after undergoing a rare surgery for removing a tumor that twisted around his spine in Bronx// hospital. The Brooklyn boy, whose father died at the World Trade Center five years ago, suffers from a rare disease called neurofibro...

Federal Judge Sentences Defendants Who Perpetrated $10.9 Million Medicare Fraud HIV Infusion Scheme

...e jury verdict and while trial was ongoing, Pacheco attempted to flee the United States, according to evidence presented in court. He was apprehended heading south on Krome Ave. in Miami-Dade County with $12,600 in cash and a false Florida driver's license in the name of Jose Luis Falcon. Evidence presente...

Hill-Rom Reports Third Quarter Financial Results

...of these and other factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in forward-looking statements, see the discussions under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended September 30, 2008 and the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quart...

Chindex International, Inc. Launches World-Class Cancer Treatment Center

... differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors, which include, but are not limited to, the factors set forth under the heading "Risk Factors" in our annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended March 31, 2009, any updates and additions to those "Risk Factors" in our interim r...

AMICAS Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2009

... has been provided in the financial statement tables included in this press release. An explanation of these measures is also included below under the heading "Explanation of Non-GAAP Financial Measures." Conference Call AMICAS will host a conference call on Thursday, August 6, at 8:30 a.m. E...
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Medigus and Tower Semiconductor Announce World's Smallest Medical Video Camera Based on Advanced CMOS Image Sensor

... accuracy of forward-looking statements included in this press release or which may otherwise affect Tower's and Jazz's business is included under the heading "Risk Factors" in Tower's most recent filings on Forms 20-F, F-3, F-4 and 6-K, as were filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") a...

Results of Two Phase 3 CAPACITY Studies of Pirfenidone in IPF Presented at American Thoracic Society (ATS)

...ientific publications. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, those discussed in detail under the heading "Risk Factors" in InterMune's most recent annual report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on March 16, 2009 (the "Form 10-K") and other periodic reports...

U.S. Naval Medical Research Center Proposed 'RESUS' Clinical Trial in Trauma Patients Remains on FDA Hold

...y authorities and unanticipated problems with the product's commercial use, whether or not product related, and the other factors identified under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's annual report on Form 10-K/A filed on March 3, 2009, which can be accessed in the EDGAR database at the U.S. Securitie...

Gen-Probe and DiagnoCure Amend Collaboration Agreement Surrounding PCA3-Based Prostate Cancer Tests

..., and for DiagnoCure, see documents filed on SEDAR, including the general risks and uncertainties in the most recent Annual Information Form under the heading "Risk Factors." We assume no obligation and expressly disclaim any duty to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances af...

Phase 3 Trial of Nexavar in Chemotherapy-Naive Patients with Advanced Melanoma Does Not Meet Primary Endpoint

... should be made to Onyx's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2008, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the heading "Risk Factors" and Onyx's Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for a more detailed description of such factors. Readers are cautioned not to place undue rel...

Ground-Breaking Combination of All-Oral Agents Demonstrates Potential as Hepatitis C Treatment Regimen

...king statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, those discussed in detail under the heading "Risk Factors" in the companies' most recent annual reports on Form 10-K filed with the SEC and in other periodic reports filed with the SEC. The ris...

InterMune Reports Presentation of Triple Combination Study of ITMN-191 at European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)

...king statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, those discussed in detail under the heading "Risk Factors" in InterMune's most recent annual report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on March 16, 2009 (the "Form 10-K") and other periodic reports...

U.S. Naval Medical Research Center Resubmits IND Application for Proposed 'RESUS' Clinical Trial in Trauma Patients in the Out-of-Hospital Setting

...y authorities and unanticipated problems with the product's commercial use, whether or not product related, and the other factors identified under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's annual report on Form 10-K/A filed on March 3, 2009, which can be accessed in the EDGAR database at the U.S. Securitie...

DURECT Reports Positive Phase IIb Data from TRANSDU(TM)-Sufentanil Clinical Program

... growth, operations and expenses. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in DURECT's Form 10-K dated March 10, 2009 under the heading "Risk Factors." ...

CyberKnife Radiosurgery for Lung Cancer Sees Increased Interest and Continued Rapid Growth

...e of products; competing products, the combination of our products with complementary technology; and other risks detailed from time to time under the heading "Risk Factors" in our report on Form 10-K for the 2008 fiscal year, as updated in our Form 10-Q filed on February 5, 2009 and our other filings with t...
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Hooked on fishing, and we're heading for the bottom, says scientist

The world has passed "peak fish" and fishermen's nets will be hauling in ever diminishing loads unless there's political action to stem the global tide of over fishing, says a fisheries expert based at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Daniel Pauly says the crisis in the world's fisheries is ...

Researchers team up to provide new hope for childhood hunger

...ill incorporate crops that are protein and micronutrient rich, disease-and pest-resistant, and that can be disseminated through smallholder farmers. heading the GHA team is Mark Manary, M.D., a leader in the field of childhood malnutrition who is the Helene B. Roberson Professor of Pediatrics at Washington...

Promising device snags young inventors coveted spot at IShow

...tive of acute episodes, such as heart failure. If used daily, the device will indicate when a patient needs to seek medical attention, potentially heading off dangerous episodes and preventing costly emergency room visits and ambulance rides, the inventors said. Luca Pollonini, a post-doctoral fellow...

Saved by junk DNA

...do not realize that all our genes only comprise about 3% of the total human genome. The rest is basically one large black box', says Kevin Verstrepen, heading the research team. 'Why do we have this DNA, what is it doing?'. Scientists used to believe that most of the DNA outside of genes, the so-called no...

American Chemical Society's weekly PressPac -- March 11, 2009

...ffordable medical tests for the developing world Chemical & Engineering News A new generation of simple, affordable medical diagnostic tests is heading toward the developing world where they may protect impoverished people from AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other infectious diseases. That's the mess...

An underwater drugstore?

...ngal infection. And their secret weapon is the common marine sponge. Prof. Micha Ilan from the Department of Zoology at Tel Aviv University, who is heading the project, has already identified several alternative antibiotic candidates among the unique compounds that help a sponge fend off predators and inf...

In India: A search for more effective tuberculosis drugs

...cades is now being increasingly challenged by the discovery of compounds that bind to more than one target," Gokhale said. "That's the direction we're heading in trying to develop a single chemical entity that could simultaneously target a family of enzymes in TB." ...

IRB Barcelona to coordinate two European projects on biomedicine

...ssion makes IRB Barcelona a leader in European projects in Spain, together with the Spanish National Research Council. In all, Spanish centres will be heading ten projects. The EC will grant IRB Barcelona funding of more than 5 million euros from 2009 to 2011. Malaria and diabetes will be the topics addresse...

Singapore research team first place in Brain-Computer Interface contest

...es of Health (NIH). For more information about the competition: http://ida.first.fhg.de/projects/bci/competition_iv/results/index.html#winners heading Singapore's BCI research team is Dr. Guan Cuntai. "I would like to congratulate Dr Guan Cuntai and the team for this achievement. This simply prov...

In just 5 years, gene discovery to clinical trial of potential treatment

...tal drug that is now being evaluated in 28 children with this "premature aging" disease. Speaking at the special ASCB session will be the physician heading the clinical trial, the gene-hunter whose research team pinpointed the DNA mutation, and the cell biologist who conducted the basic research on the pr...
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Glen C. Williams Joins eLearning Sales Team for Simbionix, Heading up Chicago Office

DENVER, January 21 /PRNewswire/ -- eTrinsic, a division of Simbionix USA Corporation (Simbionix), a developer of online medical education products and technology for training medical salespeople and professionals, today announced that Glen C. Williams joined the company as Sales Executive for ...

Seth Dobin heading up Marshfield's Mammalian Genotyping Service

Marshfield, Wis. -- Research scientist Seth Dobrin, Ph.D., has been named the new head of the Center for Human Genetics' Mammalian Genotyping Service of the Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation. He plans to apply his experience in genetics and genomics research to problems of mental health an...

KV Pharmaceutical Announces Stockholder Action to Amend By-Laws is Invalid

...terly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2008 and under the heading "Certain Other Matters" in the Company's Form 8-K filed with the SEC on Apr...orward-looking Statements" and the risk factors that are included under the heading "Item 1A--Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the...

Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Concurrent Offerings of Four Million Shares of Common Stock and $200 Million Principal Amount of Convertible Senior Notes

...e financial markets. Reference should be made to Onyx's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2008, filed with the SEC under the heading "Risk Factors" for a more detailed description of such factors, as well as Onyx's subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Readers are cautioned no...

InterMune Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Business Highlights

...ations. Other factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, those discussed in detail under the heading "Risk Factors" in InterMune's most recent annual report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on March 16, 2009 (the "Form 10-K") and other periodic reports...

Caliper Life Sciences Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

... Pro forma revenue and adjusted net loss per share are non-GAAP measures that exclude certain items detailed later in this release under the heading "Reconciliation of GAAP to Non-GAAP Financial Measures." "IVIS((R)) imaging and LabChip((R)) products delivered strong double digit organic gro...

Hill-Rom Announces Sale of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Intellectual Property

...of these and other factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in forward-looking statements, see the discussions under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended September 30, 2008 and the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quart...

Biotech Shows Glimmer of an Upward Trend

...depressed values has not yet panned out with pharma companies preferring to acquire each other. However, we may now see an upswing in M&A activity heading into the summer months, since the Johnson & Johnson acquisition of Cougar may prompt pharma, who have been generally sitting on the sidelines, to ...

SPO Medical Expands Professional Product Offering

...al, the introduction of competing products, changes in our operating strategy or development plans and the risks and uncertainties discussed under the heading "Risk Factors" in Item 1 of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2008. We undertake no obligation to revise or update...

Medivation Announces Pricing of Public Offering

...d be made to Medivation's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2008, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the heading "Risk Factors" for a more detailed description of such factors, as well as the Company's subsequent quarterly report on Form 10-Q. Readers are caution...
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DNA

...lways has a discernible orientation or directionality. Because of this directionality, close inspection of a double helix reveals that nucleotides are heading one way along one strand (the " ascending strand "), and the other way along the other strand (the " descending strand "). This arrangement of the str...

James D. Watson

..., earned a B.Sc. in Zoology at the University of Chicago in 1947 and a Ph.D. in Zoology at Indiana University at Bloomington in 1950 before heading to Copenhagen for postdoctoral work. In 1952 , he started at Cavendish Laboratory , where he met Francis Crick . Building on the X-ray diffr...
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DNA

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