WuXi PharmaTech Appoints Stewart Hen and Ning Zhao to Its Board of Directors; Tao Lin Leaves Board
SHANGHAI, China, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ - WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc.
(NYSE: WX ), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device
research and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the
United States, today announced the addition of Stewart Hen and Ning...
Asoyia Announces New Mid Oleic Ultra Low Lin Soybean Oil
Asoyia-MO is the first and only soybean oil to provide the highest level of stability, zero trans fats per serving, and light, clean taste.
IOWA CITY, Iowa, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- An Iowa-based soybean oil
producer is introducing a new product that not only meets the increasing
Another Alternative For Diabetics On Insulin
New research shows inhaled insulin is effective and well tolerated in patients with type 1 diabetes. // The treatment also provides glycemic control comparable to a conventional insulin regimen.
For the study, 335 participants randomly received either inhaled insulin with bedtime Ultralente or t...
Booth Radiology Extends and Elevates Partnership With AMICAS
...sion of our partnership illustrates our mutual success over the years. We look forward to the real-world perspective that Booth Radiology's Dr. Dennis lin
and Mike Brown will provide to help ensure that AMICAS always innovates with our customers' workflow needs in mind."
AMICAS ((R)) ( )is a re...
Pluronic L-81 is a potential anti-diabetic drug?
... research article to be published on June 28, 2009 in the World Journal of Gastroenterology addresses this question. The research group led by Prof. lin
from the Department of Chemistry of the University of Hong Kong constructed db/db mice to investigate the potential anti-diabetic activity of L-81. In...
New Compounding Pharmacy Videos Provide Product Information, Teach Safety
...in digital airflow and pressure displays. Esco products are heavily used by hospitals and compounding pharmacy industry.
President, Esco Technologies, Inc.
# # # Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/aseptic/compounding/prweb2362774.ht...
Forest Laboratories Announces Positive Top-line Data from Two Pivotal Phase III Trials of Ceftaroline for the Treatment of Community-acquired Bacterial Pneumonia (CABP) Requiring Hospitalization
...e deaths, monthly
mortality and monthly physician contacts - United States. MMWR Morb
Mortal Wkly Rep. 1997; 46:556.
6.) Lave, JR, lin
CJ, Fine MJ, et al. The cost of treating patients with
community-acquired pneumonia. Semin Respir Crit Care Med
BRIT1 allows DNA repair teams access to damaged sites
...tant professor in M. D. Anderson's Department of Systems Biology.
BRIT1 is under-expressed in human ovarian, breast and prostate cancer cell lines. lin
and colleagues previously showed that the protein plays a key role in early detection of DNA damage.
Chromosomes are made of DNA that is tightly in...
Soyfoods a Healthy Choice for Men
Yan L, Spitznagel EL. Meta-analysis of soy food and risk of prostate cancer in men. Int J Cancer 2005;117:667-9.
Yan L & Spitznagel EL. Soy consumption and prostate cancer risk in men: a revisit of a meta-analysis. Am J Clin Nutr 2009;89:1155-63.
BioConference Live Call for Abstracts
...oundation (NSF) Harold McNair, Ph. D., Professor Emeritus of analytical chemistry at Virginia Tech, one of the founders of modern chromatography lin
Wu, M.D., Senior Scientist, Pharmacological Sciences, CV Therapeutics Inc. Stephen N. Oesterle, M.D. Sr. VP, Medicine & Technology, Medtronic,...
lin in Biological News
Stem cell research: From molecular physiology to therapeutic applications
...al resource for stem cell therapy.
Liu from Nankai University has been working on cre...of stem cell therapy in regenerative medicine. Dr. lin
Liu's group found that pES cells generated from im...special topics on stem cells, Drs. Lingyi Chen and lin
Liu analyze the current state of iPS research, par...
New journal on advanced glass research to debut
...Missouri University of Science and Technology), Manoj Choudhary (Owens Corning), Alexis Clare (Alfred University), William Fahrenholtz (MS&T), Hua-Tay lin
(Oak Ridge National Laboratory, David Morse (Corning Inc.) Alexander Marker (Schott USA), Kathleen Richardson (Clemson University), Emilio Spinosa (Ow...
Protein identified as critical to insulating the body's wiring could also become treatment target
... is missing or mutated, the insulation is inadequate, slowing communication.
"Erbin is like a tuner to make signaling stronger or weaker," says Dr. lin
Mei, the study's corresponding author and director of MCG's Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics.
Without erbin, the myelin production syst...
Key protein regulating inflammation may prove relevant to controlling sepsis
...om inflammation (like sepsis) to cancer."
Shen Han-Ming, Ph.D., an expert in cancer cell biology at the National University of Singapore's Yong Loo lin
School of Medicine, said, "Taken together, the work in Dr Tergaonkar's lab has significantly advanced our understanding of the regulatory mechanisms o...
Pliable proteins keep photosynthesis on the light path
...challenging. A premier ultrafast laser spectroscopic detection system that lin
has built, with the sponsorship of the National Science Foundation, acts li... ways to explain the surprising results, which led to some nice insight."
carefully measured the light absorption spectra for the naturally occurring...
Nanofarming technology harvest biofuel oils without harming algae
...change the production process of biodiesel. This successful
technology led lin
to found Catilin one and a half years ago.
"By combining nanotechnology,...e have been able
to find solutions that have not been considered to date," lin
Laboratory and Iowa State University offer valuable research c...
Water acts as catalyst in explosives
...ule starts to move around very fast."
In the molecular dynamic simulations using the Lab's BlueGene L supercomputer, Wu and colleagues Larry Fried, lin
Yang, Nir Goldman and Sorin Bastea found that the hydrogen (H) and hydroxide (OH) atoms in water transport oxygen from nitrogen storage to carbon fuel...
Iowa State researchers developing clean, renewable energy for ethanol industry
...hat reaction converts synthesis gas to ethanol.
said there is an existing chemical catalyst that c...degrees Fahrenheit and requires high pressures.
said the new catalyst should work at lower tempera...hether we have a realistic chance of that or not," lin
said. "But I can say this has shown some exciting ...
Mayo Clinic researchers suspect a novel gene is causing restless legs syndrome in a large family
...ators have established an international reputation for their ability to find the genetic roots of rare, as well as common, neurological disorders. Dr. lin
accompanied investigators to Indiana, the hub of the extended family, which is believed to be of English descent, to interview dozens of individuals s...
Vitamins C and E and beta carotene again fail to reduce cancer risk in randomized controlled trial
...ewed data from previous randomized controlled trials that examined supplement use and cancer incidence. He noted that while the trial data reported by lin
are negative with respect to lowering cancer risk, there is valuable information uncovered that should not be overlooked. There was a trend for a redu...
lin in Biological Technology
Mindray Announces Appointment of Dr. Jixun Lin as Independent Director
SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mindray
Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR ), a leading developer, manufacturer
and marketer of medical devices in China with a rapidly growing
international presence, today announced the appointment of Dr. Jixun Lin
New statistical technique improves precision of nanotechnology data
...lly masks other interesting effects.
"In the past, we have really not known the statistical reliability of the data at this size scale," said Zhong lin
Wang, a Regents' professor in Georgia Tech's School of Materials Science and Engineering. "At the nanoscale, small errors are amplified. This new te...
Biomedical Sciences Companies Expanding in Asia Invested More Than US$500 Million in Singapore
...$13 million to carry out R&D in Singapore, starting
with a US$2.3 million collaboration with the National University of Singapore
(NUS) Yong Loo lin
School of Medicine to conduct translational cancer research,
which includes profiling oncology drugs in an Asian context.
Bio-Matrix Scientific Group & Entest BioMedical Submit Research Proposal to U.S. Army for Funding Adipose-Derived Stem Cells to Treat Traumatic Brain Injury
...cientific Director. He has extensive experience with tissue imaging, cell and molecular biology, animal model work, among other expertise areas. Dr. lin
is serving as the Chief Investigator for Entest BioMedical Inc.
"The objective of our proposal is to develop an effective ASC-based therapy for ...
Isis and Partners Present New Research at the American Association for Cancer Research 2009 Annual Meeting
...s were presented today, April 20, at the AACR 100th Annual Meeting 2009 in Denver, Colorado by Isis and its collaborators.
The presentation by R. lin
from The Scripps Research Institute on work done in collaboration with scientists from Isis and titled "Molecular Control of RNA Alternative Splicin...
Nanostructure boosts efficiency in energy transport
...he team achieved a peak conversion efficiency of 16.7 percent under ultraviolet light, reported Wang and his co-authors, BC graduate students Yongjing lin
and Sa Zhou, post doctoral researcher Xiaohua Liu and undergraduate Stafford Sheehan. That compared to an efficiency of 12 percent from a structure co...
Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Announces New Hires to Management Team
...ng as Quality Assurance Director.
"Dr. Feng lin
and Marilyn Panahi bring tremendous expertise to t...MSN.
As Laboratory/Scientific Director, Dr. lin
is responsible for the overall
assurance documentation. .
Dr. Feng lin
has a strong background in drug/DNA in vivo delive...
Nanogenerators produce electricity from running rodents and tapping fingers
...ith their own typing.
"Using nanotechnology, we have demonstrated ways to convert even irregular biomechanical energy into electricity," said Zhong lin
Wang, a Regent's professor in the Georgia Tech School of Materials Science and Engineering. "This technology can convert any mechanical disturbance i...
Malaysian Healthcare Industry Is in Good Shape
...y RM 13.7 billion budget (RM 13 billion in 2008). This is an increase of 5.35 percent from previous year, which represents 2 percent of GDP.
Hui, Senior Consultant of Pharmaceuticals Healthcare, Asia Pacific also echoes that the recent economy crisis presents an array of opportunities to ke...
New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on 2 NASA missions
...y for onboard applications." said Gary Maki, Principal Investigator on the U-Idaho team. A second algorithm, a channel coder, was created by Prof. Shu lin
of University of California at Davis, for protecting data fidelity in a communication channel.
The data compression algorithm, adopted by the inter...