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The Organic Center Refutes Misleading Nutritional Claims Made by United Kingdom's Food Standards Agency (FSA) in Agency Report on Health Value of Organic Foods

...s study and Dr. Dangour's remarks could erode consumer confidence in the inherent nutritional and health benefits of organic food. Among the multiple missteps in the FSA's analysis are a failure to properly assess differences in the levels of key polyphenols and antioxidants and not using stringent guideline...

UNICEF Appeals for Funding to Urgently Assist Displaced Children and Women in Northwest Pakistan

...o bring that number to zero, financial support will help us to insure that the lives of children are no longer placed in jeopardy as a result of adult missteps and politics." The massive movement of people has increased to some 2.5 million since early May 2009. They have poured into camps and host comm...

Anchor Capital Calls on BioScrip Board to Pursue Cost Reductions While Exploring Strategic Sale to Unlock Shareholder Value

...acquirer. Speaking on behalf of Anchor Capital, Clay Dunnagan explained that he believes shareholders have lost patience with BioScrip's frequent missteps causing the shares to decline 67.4% since 12/31/07. Mr. Dunnagan added that time is of the essence to improve operations and complete a transaction b...

Major Shareholders Criticize Enzon Pharmaceuticals Management Team in Open Letter

...ndsomely over this same time period. In our opinion, Enzon continues to trade at a deep discount to its actual value as a consequence of multiple missteps by management. A non-exhaustive list includes: CEO Jeff Buchalter has been unwilling and/or unable to communicate a strategic visi...

Financial Concerns Top List of Holiday Stressors for Women, Families with Children

...d doing for others. Have realistic expectations - No Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa, or other holiday celebration is perfect; view inevitable missteps as opportunities to demonstrate flexibility and resilience. A lopsided tree or a burned brisket won't ruin your holiday; rather, it can create a famil...

Consumers Uncertain About Their Medical Diagnosis & Treatment

...on and advice, and the increasing workload of physicians all play a role in fueling consumer uncertainty around diagnosis and treatment, as well as in missteps that lead to incorrect clinical recommendations. "Our track record shows that the initial diagnosis needs to be changed for one in five membe...

Beware of Ten Mistakes after Social Security Denies Disability Benefits

... People applying for SSDI should not give up and start over after they've been denied disability benefits; Allsup explains the most common missteps following SSDI denial Belleville, Ill. (Vocus) October 31, 2008 -- Getting a denial letter after hours of work and months o...

Improved rodent trials can speed cancer drug development

... involves in vitro tests, animal studiesoften with rodent models of diseaseand human clinical trials. Inadequately designed rodent studies have led to missteps and delays in previous drug development programs. In a commentary, Melinda Hollingshead, D.V.M., Ph.D., of the developmental therapeutics program ...

Seven Mistakes to Avoid When Seeking Social Security Disability Benefits

... Allsup outlines missteps that can be obstacles when applying for SSDI benefits. Belleville, Ill. (Vocus) July 11, 2008 -- People with severe disabil...

Redefining a Product's Identity Key to a Successful Re-Launch

... consulting firm Best Practices, LLC. As best-in-class pharma companies have demonstrated, combining an honest, disciplined reexamination of initial missteps with a new core message that redefines a product's identity can catapult product uptake on re-launch. The study, Product Re-Launch Excellence: Transfo...
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Aon eSolutions Launches Clinical Trials Module

... managers, clinical directors, brokers, and underwriters. "Clinical trials are essential to bringing new drugs or medical products to market, but missteps in the placement of insurance can delay or disrupt the process, resulting in costly financial implications," said James Walters, managing director of ...

Aon: Complex Insurance Requirements, Risk Management Needs Challenge Firms Conducting Clinical Trials Beyond Own Borders

...cess of regulatory approval and marketing. While companies find benefits to conducting trials abroad, insurance and risk management requirements vary. missteps in the placement of insurance can delay or disrupt clinical trials, resulting in costly financial implications for the life sciences company. In 53 ...
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Stressed cells spark DNA repair missteps and speed evolution

When Dr. Susan Rosenberg, professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine, first published her finding that the mutation rate increased in bacteria stressed by starvation, sometimes resulting in a rare change that benefited the bacteria, it was controversial. In a report i...

Protein connections: A network to understand disease

...viding a mechanistic basis for understanding why we treat symptoms," she said. In the future, treatments may be designed to interrupt the cellular missteps that lead to disease. Others who participated in this research include: Drs. Chad Shaw, Akash J. Patel and Joseph Fisk, of BCM, Drs. Gábor Szabó, J...

Leave it to salmon to leave no stone unturned

...e extraordinary "environmental engineers," says Jonathan Moore, a UW graduate student in aquatic and fishery sciences. Ignoring this role can cause missteps in managing salmon runs or attempting to rehabilitate habitat, he says. A major loss in the number of salmon, for example, doesn't just affect future ...

Study hints at role of stem cell genes in testicular, breast cancers

...ly-stage germ cells, and ultimately to specialize as sperm-producing cells or eggs, or "ooctyes." The goal of this research is to identify the genetic missteps that lead to birth defects and infertility. As part of this research, the team had determined that the four genes ?OCT 4, NANOG, STELLAR and GDF3--...
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Business-school IT director points to reasons for wireless trend

...aring would migrate to a business setting, and that internal search engines would become more popular among corporations. To him, the blame for his missteps doesnt fall on the technology, but rather that businesses have not chosen to use their options. He said corporate propaganda had misled him as to what...
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