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$64.7 Bln Needed for Population Programmes to Curb Poverty

One third, $21.6 Bln, Expected from Donors, Two-Thirds Due as Domestic Funds New York, New York (PRWEB) April 6, 2009 -- Investments of $64.7 billion are needed in 2010 for population programmes that are essential to reduce poverty , promote development and curtail ma...

International Federation-Lilly Agreement Will Allow Significant Increase in MDR-TB Programmes

GENEVA, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and Eli Lilly and Company, a multi- national pharmaceutical company, signed an agreement which will allow an eight-fold increase in the number of International Federation-supported pr...

Experts Question Whether Expert Patient Programmes Cut Healthcare Use

The expert patient programme has been heavily promoted by the UK government as part of a drive to reduce use of acute health care and deliver long term cost savings . But researchers in this weeks BMJ examine the evidence and question whether expert patients consume fewer health resources. ...

Advertisements Telecast During Sexy Programmes are Most Often Forgotten

People are unable to remember the brand of products publicized during programmes with sexual content. On the contrary, if the advertisement is telecast during// programmes with no sexual content, viewers were able to recall the contents of the advertisement. This was the key message that ca...

Anti-smoking Programmes Should Increase

“Funding from the federal government is not enough” says a report released in the American Lung Association's fifth annual State of Tobacco Control Report Card//. Though measures are taken all over the country, it may take some time to achieve success. Stringent laws against smoking in public p...

“Corridors Project” To Concentrate On HIV Prevention Programmes In Inda

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has allocated to the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, $5.9 million for a project// aimed at preventing the spread of HIV/AIDS in India. University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, has constituted the new "Corridors Project" will provide HIV prevention prog...

African Children Benefited Through GAVI Programmes

Millions of children around the world more so in Africa have been benefited by GAVI (Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization) programmes.// This programme enables the children to receive vaccines at a reduced price. This was revealed by Microsoft founder Bill Gates at the World Economi...

Cooperation Between Faith-Based Organizations and UNFPA Critical to Maternal Health, Say Groups

...ghts of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. UNFPA supports countries in using population data for policies and programmes to reduce poverty and to ensure that every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, every young person is free of HIV/AIDS, and every girl and women ...

LSTM leads project to develop HIV/AIDS strategy for Libya

... project. He is one of the pioneers of methods to rapidly assess Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP), having utilised them within HIV assessment programmes throughout the world. The KAP studies will be designed to gather knowledge and misconceptions about HIV transmission and prevention, attitudes associ...

Colon capsule endoscopy diagnoses 64 percent of total polyps detected by conventional colonoscopy

...y of the colon, its efficacy is greater in such a way that, in the future, it could become the ideal procedure for undertaking colon cancer prevention programmes amongst the population in general - those who do not belong to groups at risk. ...
Programmes in Medical Technology

Eularis Releases First-Ever Study on ROI of Pre-Launch Named Patient Programmes

Named Patient Programmes Yield ROI, Additional Benefits for Pharmaceutical Organizations NEW YORK and LONDON, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Eularis today announced the release of a first-ever study on the ROI of named patient programmes (NPP), also known as compassionate ...

Data supporting three Antisoma programmes presented at AACR

LONDON, and LOS ANGELES, 16 April 2007- Antisoma announces that preclinical data supporting three of its drugs are presented this week at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR). AS1404-Avastin-paclitaxel triple combination highly effective Antisoma's scientists ...

Vantia Therapeutics' Lead Candidate VA106483 Demonstrates Positive Anti-diuretic Effect in Phase IIa Trial in Nocturia

...products, VA106483 for the treatment of nocturia in BPH patients and VA111913 for the treatment of dysmenorrhoea, as well as preclinical and discovery programmes based on protease inhibition with potential in the areas of oncology and inflammation. The company's investors include MVM Life Science Partners, SV L...

Novexel to Present Four Posters at the 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases in Helsinki

...reatment of Gram positive infections, with a focus on treatment in the hospital setting and intravenous (IV) to oral switch. Novexel has three further programmes in preclinical development, NXL105, a novel anti-Pseudomonal antibiotic, NXL201, a novel echinocandin antifungal agent, and NXL104 in combination with...

Vantia Therapeutics' Pipeline Continues to Mature

...products, VA106483 for the treatment of nocturia in BPH patients and VA111913 for the treatment of dysmenorrhoea, as well as preclinical and discovery programmes based on protease inhibition with potential in the areas of oncology and inflammation. The company's investors include MVM Life Science Partners, SV L...

Novexel's NXL104/ceftazidime Combination Commences Second Phase II Clinical Trial in Hospital Patients With Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections (cIAIs)

...reatment of Gram positive infections, with a focus on treatment in the hospital setting and intravenous (IV) to oral switch. Novexel has three further programmes in preclinical development, NXL105, a novel anti-Pseudomonal antibiotic, NXL201, a novel echinocandin antifungal agent, and NXL104 in combination with...

Biotica Strikes Significant Collaboration Deal With GlaxoSmithKline

...of the agreement" he added. About Biotica Biotica is a privately-held biotechnology company with a growing pipeline of novel therapeutic programmes supported by clinical validation. Biotica's programmes include rapamycin-based mTOR inhibitors (partnered with Wyeth), novel FK506 analogues for inhal...

Two New Studies in the New England Journal of Medicine Show Malaria Vaccine Candidate Advancing in Africa

...elationship with KEMRI (Kenya Medical Research Institute). In Kilifi, the Programme is embedded within Kilifi District Hospital, building its research programmes around local medical infrastructure and contributing to healthcare delivery. Researchers are also committed to engaging with the local community, to d...

Sosei Confirms the Safety of SD118 in Two Phase I Trials

...its service business, the Company is also exploiting its in-house technologies and expertise for its own internal R&D and has a mature pipeline of programmes underway for the treatment of pain. During 2008, the Company reported success in a Phase II trial for NSL-101. The Company also successfully c...

Sosei and NeuroSolutions Present Further Data on NSL-043/SD118 at the Society for Neuroscience 38th Annual Meeting

...its service business, the Company is also exploiting its in-house technologies and expertise for its own internal R&D and has a mature pipeline of programmes underway for the treatment of pain. During 2008, the Company reported success in a Phase II trial for NSL-101. The Company also successfully c...
Programmes in Medical Products

SmartOffice Plus

Description:...y requiring extreme laser intervention delicacy. Excellent as a practical assistant in medical studios, it comes with a large LCD with dozen of preset programmes for dermatology, ORL and gynaecology....
Company:DEKA Research & Development Corp.

UnoMax II Neuromuscular Stimulator with Smart Cards

Description:... programmes are supplied on Smart Cards. Insert the card and t...eir progress on the next visit. The initial set of programmes covers treatments for Urge, Stress, Mixed Urge and...Dysfunction caused by a venous leak. The choice of programmes for continence will be extended and...
Company:Genesis Medical Limited

ELPHA 4 Conti

Features:... ELPHA 4 Conti features pre-installed programmes with parameters based on the most up-to-date knowledge of the pelvic floor muscles. On the one hand, the various type of muscle fibre (fast or slow t...
Company:Danmeter
Programmes in Medical Definition

Biomedicine

... of it. Education Biomedical education programmes (sometimes known as Medical Scientist Training programmes ) are given at most medical faculties around the...ansferred into a medical and clinical setting. The programmes usually encompass the medicine master's examina ,...
Programmes in Medical Dictionary

Polio immunization

...l be held in July, August and September, ... Immunity against polio can be stimulated in two ways: through immunization , or ... Immunization programmes in countries where the risk of wild-virus caused polio ... Includes immunization information and global status updates. From the World Health ...

Physical activity

...tivity you need depends on your fitness goals, ... Combining calorie reduction with physical activity can result in loss of 98 ... WHO > programmes and projects > Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity & Health ... Physical activity : ... For physical activity , it is recommen...

Influenza immunization

...ping Promote Influenza Immunization Among Health Care Workers ... Planning Calendar—Employee Influenza Immunization Campaigns ... WHO > programmes and projects > Immunization , Vaccines and Biologicals > IVB topics ... scale immunization in childhood could favourably affect influenza e...

Antimicrobial

...y infection, real or feared, in any dose and ... The emergence and spread of antimicrobial resistance are complex problems driven ... WHO > programmes and projects > Foodborne Disease Surveillance > Antimicrobial Resistance ... Antimicrobial resistance is a global public health concern th...
Programmes in Biological News

Research network wins approximately £5.7 million to target human and animal diseases in Africa

...l development problems. LIDC helps to develop critical interdisciplinary cooperation for international development by developing research and training programmes between the University of London's six Bloomsbury Colleges (Birkbeck, Institute of Education, LSHTM, RVC, School of Oriental and African Studies, and ...

Engineering innovative solutions for 21st century medicine

...l unmet needs." Professor David Delpy, Chief Executive of EPSRC, said: "The Medical Engineering funding scheme has resonated with existing research programmes across the UK, but it has also stimulated new research teams to consider medical applications of emerging technology. This proves the value of the joi...

3 to 6 months to lose weight gained in pregnancy is normal

... the best ways to lose weight after childbirth. The evidence shows that a balanced diet helps with or without extra exercise. Very strenuous exercise programmes soon after childbirth did not lead to extra weight loss. This means that women do not need to have a bad conscience if they take it easy in the busy w...

Targeting children effective use of limited supplies of flu vaccine and could help control flu spread

...yone in the household needs to be vaccinated, but suggests that vaccination programmes for children might help control a potential pandemic." The researchers ... generally at particular risk from the disease, we believe that vaccination programmes for the young can be justified," says Dr House. "Although not sufficient to...

Protecting the food crops of the future

...t of changes in external factors such as climate. Professor Davies says: "Flowers are a plant's reproductive organs and it is essential for breeding programmes and crop harvests that farmers and breeders are able to predict when flowering will take place. This has been done for centuries by taking note of we...

Faculty of Translational Medicine boosts support for biomedical researchers

...ical Research Centre and Chair of its Training Committee said, 'The new Faculty of Translational Medicine will underpin our exciting interdisciplinary programmes of research, and the investments we have already made in research posts, facilities and equipment, training schemes and fora to keep people abreast of...

Improving livestock productivity in Honduras

...y countries face growing challenges to implement sustainable livestock productivity programmes. The IAEA currently have over 40 livestock productivity programmes in various stages worldwide which aim to help countries improve livestock productivity and health. From 8 to 15 June, an international symposium is ta...

A research work will be the reference to characterize the climatic impact of desert dust

...he CEAMA, in Granada) both routine and intensive campaigns of phenomenon as mineral dust intrusions from the desert of Sahara, and in the framework of programmes of validation of satellites of the NASA. The Lidar technique has been used in different countries all over the world. The station of the Andalusian...

Major funding to help cut CO2 emissions

...ity for UK researchers and through previous Research Council funding we have built up a significant expertise within the academic sector. The research programmes we're announcing today mean that we can rapidly build on this expertise and speed up the introduction of these vital greener energy technologies." ...

$1.6 million grant to lead development of resistance-detecting field kit

...l programme staff to take action to reduce the build up of resistance." The rollout of FAST kits will be facilitated in collaboration with existing programmes run by IVCC, TDR (a World Health Organisation programme for research and training in tropical diseases) and PMI (US President's Malaria Initiative). ...
Programmes in Biological Technology

Jatropha Couple Oil Crop Cultivation Technology Commercially Released

...ces from "Soil to Oil" for development and establishment of the non -food Bio-fuel crops. CJP use its proprietary knowledge to implement programmes through its expertise, technology and IPR knowledge creating new industry and job creation and the offsetting of climate change. ### Read the ful...

Global Jatropha Hi-Tech Agricultural Training Programme (JWTP)

...ble Non-Food Jatropha and other Oil Crop Projects, programmes and Priorities to Feed Biodiesel Industry Worldwid...ble Non-Food Jatropha and other Oil Crop Projects, programmes and Priorities to Feed Biodiesel Industry Worldwid... CJP use its proprietary knowledge to implement programmes through its expertise, technology and IPR knowledg...

Celtic Pharma Holdings Announces Investment in Novacta Biosystems Limited

...s as MRSA. Novacta's pipeline also includes programmes targeting other areas of unmet medical need in bac...nd early clinical development-stage pharmaceutical programmes and directs the management of these programmes through their development prior to sale at proof o...

Secret of sandcastle construction could help revive ancient building technique, researchers say

...t World War, and it is a recognised building method in parts of Australia and the USA. The popularity of eco-friendly homes showcased on television programmes such as Grand Designs has also brought the technique to people's attention. Dr Augarde is a co-director of Earth Building UK (EBUK), a new associat...

Jatrophaworld Training 2009: 2nd Generation nonfood Biofuel crops Knowledge Platform

...ble Non-Food Jatropha and other Oil Crop Projects, programmes and Priorities to Feed Biodiesel Industry Worldwid...ble Non-Food Jatropha and other Oil Crop Projects, programmes and Priorities to Feed Biodiesel Industry Worldwid... CJP use its proprietary knowledge to implement programmes through its expertise, technology and IPR knowledg...

Beactica Announces Drug Discovery Agreement With Cubist Pharmaceuticals

...out of Uppsala University in August 2006. As well as building collaborations with external companies, Beactica is progressing its own drug discovery programmes of small molecule therapeutics. For more information about Beactica, please visit http://www.beactica.com . ...

DFG establishes 14 new research training groups

...nd. Other cooperative partners are Swedish and Czech universities. In the first funding period, which spans four and a half years, the new doctoral programmes will be funded by the DFG with a total of approximately 39.3 million euros. In addition to the 14 new institutions, the Grants Committee also agreed t...

Ansell Healthcare Espresses Firm Commitment to Support Continued Education of Healthcare Professionals Worldwide

...oroughness of AnsellCares courses. They effectively package best practice for nursing professionals," she continues. AnsellCares(R) educational programmes have been approved by the American Association of periOperative Registered Nurses-AORN--since 2002. Ansell Healthcare clinical consultants (many Regis...

Bavarian Nordic Publishes its Annual Results 2008

... 2008 highlights - Strong progress in the pipeline with two new programmes added and two other programmes entered clinical trials: - PROSTVAC(TM), a late-stage vaccine candidat...

Novexel Strengthens its Scientific Advisory Board With the Appointment of Dr. Karen Bush

...reatment of Gram positive infections, with a focus on treatment in the hospital setting and intravenous (IV) to oral switch. Novexel has three further programmes in preclinical development, NXL105, a novel anti-Pseudomonal antibiotic, NXL201, a novel echinocandin antifungal agent, and NXL104 in combination with...
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