More Than 100 Healthy Schools Honored by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation
NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- President Bill Clinton, founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation, joined Dr. Clyde Yancy, president of the American Heart Association and Dr. Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), at the F...
Language Line Services Honored by Nebraska Association for Translators & Interpreters (NATI)
MONTEREY, Calif., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Language Line Services , the leading provider of over-the-phone interpreting services, and its employees around the world were commended Thursday evening, July 23rd at a Recognition and Awards Banquet at Bellevue University, in...
Kaiser Permanente Honored for Efforts to Combat Obesity With 2009 Pioneering Innovation Award at Weight of the Nation Conference
WASHINGTON , July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente, the nation's leading not-for-profit health plan and health care provider, received a 2009 Pioneering Innovation award today from the U.S. Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention for its groundbreaking obesity preven...
SynCare, LLC Honored as Indiana Company to Watch
INDIANAPOLIS, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- SynCare, LLC(R), an innovator in disease and case management, has been selected as one of 50 In d i a n a C o mp a n i es to Watc h . The 50 Companies to Watch program, created and managed by the Edward Lowe Foundation, is s...
Lumenis, World's Largest Medical Laser Company, Honored by Premier Healthcare Alliance for 'Exceeding Performance Expectations'
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest medical laser company, announced today that it is a winner of the Supplier Performance Award, presented by Premier Purchasing Partners, LP , the group purchasing unit of the Premier Healthcare Allian...
St. Jude Virologist Honored by the Royal Society
MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Renowned virologist Robert Webster, Ph.D., of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, has been invited to give the 2010 Leeuwenhoek Lecture by the Royal Society in London.
The Leeuwenhoek Lecture, named after microscopist A...
Diageo's DRINKiQ.com Honored as Most Outstanding Health & Wellness Site by International Academy of the Visual Arts
NORWALK, Conn., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DRINKiQ.com , Diageo's cutting edge responsible drinking web site, was presented with The Communicator Award as the Most Outstanding Health and Wellness web site by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. The site was also named runner-u...
Charlotte Cowan MD Honored by Obama Administration for Innovative 'Doctor Hippo' Series of Children's Books
Selected as one of the Nation's Leading "Social Innovators" for Healthcare Education; Receives Prestigious Recognition by President Obama at the White House
CONCORD, Mass., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Charlotte Cowan, creator and author of the Dr. Hippo Series of Children's Books, has been sel...
Wrigley Honored With '2009 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles' Award
National Business Group on Health Recognizes Wrigley for its Commitment to Workplace Health & Wellness
CHICAGO, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company was honored
with a Silver Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles award from the National Business Group on Health (NBGH), a...
Three Attorneys from Philadelphia's Galfand Berger Honored as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
Highly regarded plaintiffs' attorneys among just five percent of lawyers in state to be recognized with prestigious professional designation
Philadelphia, PA (Lexis Nexis) June 19, 2009 -- Galfand Berger, a Philadelphia-based law firm that has been practicing personal ...
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Premier Research Honored as 'Clinical Research Team of the Year' at 2008 GCPj Awards
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Research Group Limited,
the international pharmaceutical services group, has been awarded the Good
Clinical Practice Journal (GCPj) Award for the "Clinical Research Team of
the Year" for its Global Phase 2 Chronic Myeloid Leukemia team. This award
Cryo-Cell Announces C'elle(SM) Research and Development Collaboration with Cryopraxis Cryobiology Ltd.
...t, research will determine whether injecting the cells into the urethra would restore the contractility of the muscles and sphincters.
"We are honored
to partner with Cryopraxis, a global leader in regenerative medicine and stem cell R&D, to explore the utilization and potential commercialization...
Cytel Signs Cooperative Research And Development Agreement With FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)
...o-Founder, Chairman, and Chief Technology Officer, will lead the development effort as Cytel Principal Investigator.
Dr. Patel commented, "We are honored
that CDRH chose Cytel as their partner for developing validated, documented, and commercially available Bayesian software. The CRADA is completely ali...
IBM and EU Partners Create a Better Way to Fight AIDS Virus
...s, Finalists and award recipients, in 10 industry-related categories, to be honored
at the Laureate Medal Ceremony. This year's ceremony and accompanying Gala ...w W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
The technology achievements honored
by this program are preserved and protected in national archives, and in ov...
Taking Folic Acid for a Year Before Pregnancy May Reduce Risk of Preterm Birth
...ture birth and reinforces our message that every woman of childbearing age should consume 400 micrograms of folic acid daily."
The March of Dimes honored
Dr. Bukowski's study in January 2008 during the annual meeting of the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine. "Preconceptional Folate Supplementation an...
Pharmacyclics announces Global Strategic Alliance with Les Laboratoires Servier
...nhibitor product outside of the United States in rapid fashion," said Robert W. Duggan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Pharmacyclics. "We are honored
to be partnering with the Servier Company, they are incredibly professional in all aspects of their business dealings. Their success and advancement o...
Cequent tkRNAi Technology to be Presented at the Centennial Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research
... Monday poster honored
with special recognition awarded to top-rated abstracts
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cequent Pharmaceuticals, a pioneer in the develop...
Rib-X Pharmaceuticals Novel Antibiotic Delafloxacin Named One of R&D Directions 100 Great Investigational Drugs of 2009
...... growing therapeutic area of unmet medical need... and target disease pathways using a distinctly innovative mechanism of action."(1)
"We are honored
to have our lead compound, delafloxacin, recognized by the editors of R&D Directions as one of the top 100 investigational drugs of 2009," said Su...
David Feldman, M.D. Appointed Co-Principal Investigator of DuraHeart(TM) Left Ventricular Assist System U.S. Clinical Trial
...tively levitated impeller, which is intended to optimize oxygenated blood flow from the left ventricle to the aorta and into the body."
"We are honored
to have Dr. Feldman as co-PI," said Chisato Nojiri, MD, PhD, Terumo Chairperson and Chief Medical Officer. "Dr. Feldman's credentials as a heart fail...
Walter Reed Army Medical Center offers HIFU for Qualifying Men with Locally Recurrent Prostate Cancer in a Phase III Clinical Trial
... Dr. McLeod has been following the progress of HIFU for many years, and we are fortunate to be able to work with him on this important study. We are honored
to be able to offer HIFU to the military patient population at Walter Reed and believe that enrollment will occur swiftly at this site," said Steve Pu...
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U of A honored for research that could help 30 million Brazilians
EdmontonThe University of Alberta now has a permanent connection to the agricultural life of millions of people in a vast region of Brazil. A newly discovered fungus that helps plants grow in dry soil has been named in honour of the U of A for its help with the research.
The fungus, now known a...
Mount Sinai's Dr. Benjamin tenOever to be honored by White House
Benjamin tenOever, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, has been selected by the United States government for a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). The White House announced the 100 honorees on July 9 an...
SF State professor honored by President Obama for science mentoring
SAN FRANCISCO, -- For nearly 20 years, Frank Bayliss' mentoring work has made San Francisco State University a leader in training and educating minority students in the sciences. For his efforts, Bayliss has been awarded a Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering ...
Canadian-based UN coral reef expert honored at world meeting in Australia
World experts meeting in Australia have presented a Canadian-based UN coral reef specialist with a distinguished award for his lifetime of achievement in marine research.
Peter Sale, Assistant Director for Coastal Zones at the United Nations University's International Network on Water, Environm...
Two Central High (Philadelphia) grads honored by AIBS
Washington, DC. Each year the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) recognizes eminent individuals or groups for outstanding contributions to the biological sciences. Since 1972, AIBS has presented the Distinguished Scientist Award annually to individuals who have made significant sci...
Penn Medicine honored for its historic role in the history of microbiology
(PHILADELPHIA) The University of Pennsylvania was honored
by The American Society for Microbiology last Friday with a plaque dedication ceremony celebrating the designation of its third Milestones in Microbiology site. Formally known as the Laboratory of Hygiene, the current Vagelos Laboratorie...
Demmler-Harrison honored for devoted work with pediatric society
HOUSTON (May 7, 2009) Dr. Gail Demmler-Harrison has been awarded the Society for Pediatric Research (SPR) 2009 Thomas Hazinski, M.D. Distinguished Service Award.
Demmler-Harrison, director of the Virology Laboratory at Texas Children's Hospital and professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College o...
UT Southwestern scientist honored among best in Texas research
DALLAS Jan. 8, 2009 Dr. Rama Ranganathan, professor of pharmacology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, was recognized today as one of the state's top rising stars in research by The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST).
Dr. Ranganathan was named a recipient of one of...
Haag honored with Presidential Early Career Scientists Award
Washington, DC U.S. Forest Service Southern Research Station (SRS) Fisheries Research Biologist Wendell Haag, Ph.D., received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers during a ceremony today at the White House. Haag was among the nearly 70 scientists and engineers receivin...
Easton honored with inaugural AACR Outstanding Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research
SAN ANTONIO Douglas Easton, Ph.D., whose international studies in breast cancer explained the genetic patterns and causes of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations which indicate a person's risk for breast cancer, has been selected to receive the inaugural American Association for Cancer Research (AA...
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Sigma-Aldrich Honored With CIO 100 Award for Innovative Web Research Tool, Your Favorite Gene powered by Ingenuity
ST. LOUIS, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL ) announced today it has received CIO magazine's 2009 CIO 100 award for Your Favorite Gene powered by Ingenuity ( http://www.sigma-aldrich.com/yfg ), a powerful web-based biological search tool that provides scientists...
ViroPharma Incorporated Honored by the National Organization for Rare Disorders
EXTON, Pa., May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM ) was honored
with a Corporate Award at the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) Annual Gala for its work in bringing Cinryze(TM) (C1 esterase inhibitor (human)) to market for a rare and devastating dis...
DNA Software, Inc. Honored as One of the 2009 "Michigan 50 Companies to Watch"
DNA Software, Inc. is a unique life sciences technology company that conducts original wet lab research, develops advanced bioinformatics tools, sells molecular biology software, and provides advanced scientific consulting.
Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) April 29, 2009 -- DNA So...
Jennifer Brownstein, of CONNEXION Healthcare, Honored as 'Rising Star' by Healthcare Businesswomen's Association
NEWTOWN, Pa., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennifer Brownstein, Art Director at CONNEXION Healthcare (CXHC), has been named a 2009 Rising Star by the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA). HBA Rising Stars are up-and-coming professionals in various sectors of the healthcare industry, including p...
Update: Georgia and North Carolina Teens Honored for Research in Biochemistry and Genetics in Nation's Premier High School Science Competition
ATLANTA, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Research projects in Biochemistry and
Genetics boasted top marks this evening for James Meixiong and the team of
Sajith Wickramasekara and Andrew Guo in the Region Six Finals of the 2008
Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology, the nation's premier hi...
Laureate Pharma Honored as Emerging Life Sciences Company of the Year
PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Pharma, Inc., a
full-service biopharmaceutical development and protein production company,
today announced that it has been named the "Emerging Life Science Company of
the Year" by The Eastern Technology Council, the largest technology and life
Gable PR Honored by PRSA San Diego Chapter with Three Awards for Client Programs
PRSA San Diego honored
Gable PR with one Silver Bernays Mark of Merit award, for superior execution in a global communications campaign for the Biotechnology Industry Organization's (BIO) 2008 BIO International Convention. The agency also received two Bronze Bernays Mark of Merit awards for the ...
Neogen Honored by Forbes; Two Brokerage Firms Initiate Coverage
LANSING, Mich., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forbes Magazine has
named Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG ) to its annual list of the 200 Best
Small Companies in America for the fourth consecutive year and seventh time
in the last nine years.
"Conventional wisdom would have investors fle...
Robert L. Brent, MD, PhD, Honored with 2008 Alfred I. duPont Award for Excellence in Children's Health Care
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. and WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- For
his lifetime commitment in the field of radiation biology and the risks of
radiation and other environmental exposures on the developing fetus and for
his leadership in pediatric clinical care, research and education, Robert...
China Biologic Products Honored with the Advanced Technology Certification for Foreign-Funded Enterprises
TAIAN CITY, Shandong, China /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China
Biologic Products, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBPO) (the "Company"), one of
the leading plasma-based pharmaceutical companies in the People's Republic
of China ("PRC"), today announced that on July 8, 2008, the Company was
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Alfred Russel Wallace
...ty 's Copley Medal ( 1908 ), the Royal Geographical Society 's Founder's Medal ( 1892 ) and the Linnean Society's Gold Medal ( 1892 ).
He is also honored
by having craters on Mars and the Moon named after him.
Wallace, Alfred Russel (1889). Darwinism , Chapter 15.
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