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Health reform proposals could help 13 million uninsured young adults gain coverage

New York, NY, August 6, 2009 Comprehensive health reform proposals now before Congress could help the more than 13 million uninsured young adults ages 19-29 gain coverage, and such reforms would also help ensure that those who now have coverage would not lose it, according to a new Commonwealth Fu...

SpeechEasy Seeks Proposals For Future Research Studies

In summary, the RFP solicits interested qualified institutions and/or individuals to conduct an efficacy or basic science research study regarding the use of SpeechEasy, or its associated technology. Priority is being given to proposals which address basic research on responses to perturbed audi...

Health Coalition Sends Legislative Proposals for Medical Liability Reform to Congress

WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Coalition on Liability and Access today distributed a report on Capitol Hill, advocating legislative proposals for medical liability reform that they will push to have included in comprehensive health care reforms currently under ...

Lupus Foundation of America Seeks Proposals for Research Studies on Childhood Lupus and Stem Cell Transplantation

WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is seeking proposals for grant funding for research studies on lupus, an unpredictable and potentially fatal autoimmune disease. Grants will support areas of study in pediatric lupus and adult stem cell transplant...

NASA Selects Four Proposals to Study Space Radiation Risks

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected four proposals for research to help understand space radiation's affects on human living in space. NASA selected proposals from the New York University School of Medicine in New York, the University of Texas Medical Branch in Hous...

NASA, NSBRI Select 12 Proposals to Support Crew Health on Missions

WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Human Research Program and the National Space Biomedical Research Institute, or NSBRI, of Houston will fund a dozen proposals to help investigate questions about astronaut health and performance on future space exploration missions. The select...

RiskMetrics Affirms Recommendation that Stockholders Support LCA-Vision Board of Directors and Reject All Proposals by Dissident Joffe Group

Issues Alert maintaining recommendation in support of LCA's current board, urges stockholders to VOTE GOLD CINCINNATI, March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV ) announces that RiskMetrics Group's ISS Governance Services has issued an Alert affirming its recommenda...

Leading Proxy Advisory Firm RiskMetrics Recommends Shareholders Support LCA-Vision Board of Directors and Reject All Proposals by Dissident Joffe Group

Urges LCA-Vision Stockholders to Vote the GOLD Card CINCINNATI, March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV ) announces that RiskMetrics Group's ISS Governance Services has recommended that LCA-Vision stockholders vote to retain the Company's current Board of Directors a...

Glass Lewis Recommends Shareholders Support LCA-Vision Board of Directors and Reject All Three Proposals by Dissident Joffe Group

Urges LCA-Vision Stockholders to Vote GOLD CINCINNATI, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV ) announces that Glass Lewis & Co., LLC, a leading independent research and proxy advisory firm, today recommended that LCA-Vision stockholders vote to retain the Compa...

Statement by American Heart Association President Timothy Gardner, M.D. in Response to Health Proposals in President Obama's Budget

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by American Heart Association President Timothy Gardner, M.D. in response to health proposals in President Obama's budget: We're encouraged that President Obama is committed to putting health care reform on the fast t...
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Gates Foundation Seeks Proposals for Innovative Global Health Research

First round of Grand Challenges Explorations to support bold, unconventional ideas to fight infectious diseases SEATTLE, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced today that beginning March 31, 2008, it will accept grant proposals for the first fundin...

Music & Medicine: Unique Collaboration Combines Performing Arts and Science

...r. Chesky had to fit our needs," she said. "Because we both have history with him, we're rolling him into this project, and he will be included in any proposals for additional funding." Patterson said despite the distance between the three campuses, the study has proved to be a productive partnership....

MJFF's Rapid Response Innovation Awards Hit Mid-2009 With Over $1 Million Funded in High-Risk/High-Reward Approaches to Parkinson's Disease

...otential to crack open entirely new ways of understanding or treating Parkinson's disease. The program has no deadline, instead accepting researchers' proposals on a rolling basis throughout the year in order to fund truly novel thinking whenever inspiration strikes. " Rapid Response enables us to assess...

New Poll Finds Disease Prevention is Top Priority for Americans in Health Reform

...prove quality of life" than the statement "we should invest in prevention to lower health care costs" (21 percent). "We gave Americans a list of proposals being considered to reform health care, and investing in prevention trumped them all," said Bill McInturff, Partner and Co-Founder of Public Opinion S...

PharmAthene Submits Proposal to BARDA in Response to Broad Agency Announcement for Advanced Research and Development for Valortim(R)

... funding for one or more of the Company's development programs, including without limitation our bid related to SparVax(TM) under the DHHS Request for proposals for an Anthrax Recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) Vaccine for the Strategic National Stockpile, the award of government contracts to our competitors...

Stand Up To Cancer Awards $73.6 Million for Novel, Groundbreaking Cancer Research

...ated approaches to research, the SAC suggested that the teams combine their proposals to create the strongest potential for producing optimal research results. ...ded to early-career scientists whose novel, high-risk, high-reward research proposals have significant potential for translational application, but are often not...

PharmAthene Submits SparVax(TM) Regulatory Strategy to FDA

... that time, PharmAthene has been engaged in negotiations with HHS under the proposals process. David P. Wright, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pha...without limitation our bid related to SparVax(TM) under the HHS Request for proposals for an Anthrax Recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) Vaccine for the Strateg...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Commits up to $6.5 Million in Funding for Critical Challenges in Parkinson's Disease

...and associated clinical data. Understanding LRRK2 Biology seeks proposals with potential to alter disease course by increasing understanding of the r...tic development efforts around this promising new therapeutic target. Ideal proposals will work to shed light on critical questions surrounding LRRK2, such as ho...

Novel Valortim(R) Mechanism of Action Data Presented at the Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology

... funding for one or more of the Company's development programs, including without limitation our bid related to SparVax(TM) under the DHHS Request for proposals for an Anthrax Recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) Vaccine for the Strategic National Stockpile, the award of government contracts to our competitors...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Announces $11 Million in 2009 Funding for Translational, Pre-Clinical and Clinical Parkinson's Disease Research

...n new avenues for PD therapy development. Research proposals may be submitted at any time and funding decisions...o significantly improve the treatment of PD. Ideal proposals will focus on tests of novel treatments that can s...g for projects of up to one year's duration. Ideal proposals will focus on efforts to develop promising biologi...
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21 CFR Pharma

Description:... The pharmaceutical subset of the authoritative 2005 edition of Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) with proposals and final rules published in the Federal Register. Content is updated regularly as released by the Government Printing Office. Need-to-know regulatory...
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Ramón Carrillo

... impoverishment of the population's majority" (Ordóñez). Thus disillusioned – because of the "Infamous Decade's" mismanagement – of the socio-cultural proposals of the liberal, American-style democratic system, and explicitly rejecting both its nazifascist and stalinist alternatives, Carrillo adhered to th...
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Mammogram

...ad about the mammogram screening procedure for breast cancer. ... More Mammograms May Mean More 'Harmless' Cancers. The Nuts and Bolts of Reform proposals ... Watch this video to learn about mammograms , exams for early detection of breast cancer. ... You don't need to prepare for a mammogram . ....

Stimulus

...licy reviews of Obama's economic stimulus package. ... Smart Stimulus : Sen. Jim DeMint's American Option (PDF) ... The new economic stimulus proposals rely on increased government spending, which ... Not enact another stimulus bill that will increase the deficit while doing ... Congress and the...

Mammograms

...ad about the mammogram screening procedure for breast cancer. ... More Mammograms May Mean More 'Harmless' Cancers. The Nuts and Bolts of Reform proposals ... The compression of the breast is very important in obtaining quality mammograms . ... Visit the National Cancer Institute to understand scr...

Blepharospasm

...quent blinking. ... Blepharospasm is a condition in which there is sustained, forced, involuntary ... Request for blepharospasm /Meige research proposals ... Blepharospasm , the second most common focal dystonia, is the involuntary, ... First used to treat blepharospasm , such injections have gain...
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Life Sciences Discovery Fund advances latest research proposals

Seattle (September 17, 2008) Ten Washington State-based life sciences research teams will progress to the interview round in the Life Sciences Discovery Fund's latest grants competition, "Innovative Programs to Advance Health Research." A total of up to $20 million in funding is available in thi...

Reviews of microbial gene language published in special issue of Trends in Microbiology

...y steps in host-microbe interactions will be considerably enhanced by the further widespread use of Gene Ontology terms, which should in turn generate proposals for more terms." Another review reveals how terms created by the PAMGO Consortium have been used to assess the function of genes in Candida albica...

Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation awards $191,000 in grants

...l Radiology Foundation recently awarded 13 grants totaling more than $191,000 to encourage the development of interventional radiology research. Grant proposals were reviewed during SIR's 34th Annual Scientific Meeting in San Diego. "SIR Foundation is proud to be able to contribute to the advancement of in...

SRI International receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations grant

...ys to improve health in developing countries. The grants were provided to scientists in 17 countries on six continents, selected from more than 3,000 proposals received by the Foundation in this highly competitive round of funding. To receive funding, Kodukula and Galande showed in a two-page application ...

DOE makes largest Danforth Campus research award in history

...ma indicated that the EFRC grants would be announced. I was delighted to learn that both the Danforth Plant Science Center and Washington University proposals were awarded. These awards validate the tremendous strength of research related to algae, photosynthesis and biofuels that is underway in the St. Lou...

ONR announces 2009 Young Investigator Award recipients

...igator Program, ONR is encouraging the growth of tomorrow's world-class science and technology workforce." Award recipients were selected from 193 proposals submitted for the highly competitive program. Winners will receive a three-year research grant up to $510K. The 2009 YIP winning recipients are: D...

Seattle Times reporters win ASM public communications award

...ee of the series, Washington State announced that it would require hospitals to report all cases linked with MRSA. The series also sparked legislative proposals for stricter screening and reporting as well as more stringent health inspections in hospitals. Our judges called the series "an excellent, readable e...

Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prizes 2009: Six young researchers recognized for outstanding achievements

...ding organisation's Executive Committee. As Professor Schorn-Schtte highlighted, there were also "a very pleasing number of women" amongst this year's proposals and nominations for the prize. The selection committee received 118 nominations, 35 of which were for women. Of the 118 nominees, 56 were short-listed...

GUMC young scientist selected postdoc Fellow at National Space Biomedical Research Institute

...bute to expand my skills and to broaden my perspective on space radiobiology problems." To be selected, applicants submit detailed research project proposals to investigate a solution to a space health risk or to develop a technology needed to enable research or medical care in space. The research must invo...

Case Western Reserve researchers develop 'wireless' activation of brain circuits

...this type of interdisciplinary research. Traditional grant review panels are specialized to review either chemistry or neuroscience proposals, but not proposals at the interface between the two disciplines. Fortunately, both laboratories are established and well funded for their primary research programs....
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Modigene Shareholders Approve Company Name Change and Other Proposals at Annual Meeting

-Company's New Name is PROLOR Biotech, Inc.- -Will Now Trade under New Ticker PBTH- -Shareholders Approve Re-Election of Board of Directors and Other Proposals- NES-ZIONA, Israel, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Modigene Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MODG) today announced that shareho...

PharmAthene Response to DHHS Request for Proposals for Recombinant Protective Antigen Anthrax Vaccine Deemed Technically Acceptable and Within Competitive Range for Procurement Consideration

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (Amex: PIP ) a biodefense company specializing in the development and commercialization of medical countermeasures against chemical and biological threats, announced today that it has received notification from the Departmen...

Arpida Annual General Meeting of Shareholders Approves All Board Proposals

REINACH, Switzerland, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Annual General Meeting of Arpida Ltd (SIX: ARPN) has approved the proposals that were put forward by the Board of Directors. A total of 90 shareholders were present at the meeting that took place in Reinach today. 4,629,711 share...

Arpida Annual General Meeting of Shareholders Approves All Board Proposals

REINACH, Switzerland, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Annual General Meeting of Arpida Ltd (SWX: ARPN) has approved the proposals that were put forward by the Board of Directors. A total of 73 shareholders were present at the meeting that took place in Basel today. 6,186,266 shares were ...

UW-Madison sets June 1 deadline for research proposals

Madison, Wis. - University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers have until June 1 to submit initial proposals as part of a grant program designed to stimulate collaborative research projects. The Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery seed grant initiative will provide $3 million in private fundin...

Morgridge seed grants attract over 220 proposals

Madison, Wis. - Researchers from industry and academia have submitted more than 220 initial proposals for $3 million in seed grants offered by John and Tashia Morgridge. The offering drew responses from 10 University of Wisconsin-Madison schools and colleges, 44 industry partners, and 42 col...

PharmAthene, Inc. Closes on $19.3 Million Private Placement of Convertible Notes and Common Stock Warrants

...t funding for one or more of the Company's development programs, including without limitation our bid related to SparVax(TM) under the HHS Request for proposals for an Anthrax Recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) Vaccine for the Strategic National Stockpile, the award of government contracts to our competitors...

Wyeth Announces Stockholder Approval of Pfizer Merger at 2009 Annual Meeting

...o Wyeth's bylaws to give holders of 10% of outstanding common stock the power to call special shareowner meetings. The votes on these two stockholder proposals were tabulated in the event the merger does not close and Wyeth continues as a publicly traded company. Wyeth is one of the world's largest r...

PharmAthene's 2nd Generation rPA Anthrax Vaccine, SparVax(TM), Completes FDA Regulatory Strategy Review

...t funding for one or more of the Company's development programs, including without limitation our bid related to SparVax(TM) under the HHS Request for proposals for an Anthrax Recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) Vaccine for the Strategic National Stockpile, the award of government contracts to our competitors...

Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Special Meeting of Stockholders for Vote with Respect to Charter Amendments

...gements and provide Chiesi Farmaceutici SpA with certain majority stockholders rights. Cornerstone has agreed with Chiesi that it would present these proposals to its stockholders in connection with the issuance and sale of Cornerstone's common stock to Chiesi pursuant to the Stock Purchase Agreement, dated a...
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Hybridoma Development from Covance Research Products, Inc

Description:... Covance has generated hybridomas against a large variety of antigens. Prior to project initiation, you are provided with personalized project proposals and strategy consultation. Hybridoma cell lines developed by Covance remain exclusive property of the client. A typical hybridoma development project ...
Company:Covance Research Products, Inc
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Punctuated equilibrium

...incorrectly assumed that he insisted that the rate of change be constant or nearly so. Punctuation appears also to be compatible with the independent proposals of the theory of evolution by natural selection of Patrick Matthew and Alfred Russel Wallace . See also: Adaptive radiation References ...
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Rhodopsin

...te receptor. Opioid receptor ... A description of the current concept of the chromophores of vision ... HISTORICAL CONCEPT OF RHODOPSIN . RECENT proposals BASED ON THE HISTORICAL CONCEPT ... In developing Drosophila photoreceptors, rhodopsin is trafficked to the ... Expression of the major rhodopsi...

Modification

...avior Modification and other topics. Choose from 67,000 books and 1.5 million articles. How will you determine which loans receive modification proposals first? What modification options will be available to borrowers? ... to loan modifications that puts borrowers into ... at the time of the mod...

Flow cytometry

...w . cytometry is that single particles ... sorting in flow cytometry allows this ... Flow Cytometry Facility Description for use in Grant proposals ... Filtration of Flow Cytometry Samples. Cell Sorting Guidelines ... The Flow Cytometry Shared Resource is located in the. Rebecca & J...

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...ssions & Registration. Athletics. Bond Measure A. Class Schedules ... COS Online Services. Apply for Admission. CCCApply. COS Calendars ... proposals are reviewed by the COS Steering Committee twice yearly in the fall ... About this Site © 2009 The College of William & Mary. All Rights Reser...
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