QHR Client Hospital Holy Cross Hospital Named Recipient of American Hospital Association 2009 NOVA Award
... The American Hospital Association (AHA) has named quorum
Health Resources (QHR) management client Holy Cross Hospital in Taos, N.M.,... (PRWEB) July 9, 2009-- The American Hospital Association (AHA) has named quorum
Health Resources (QHR) management client Holy Cross Hospital in Taos, N.M...
QHR Associate Named Chair of Kentucky Hospital Association Board of Trustees
... Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville, Ky. and a 22-year veteran of quorum
Health Resources (QHR), the nation's largest hospital management company, w...ennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville, Ky. and a 22-year veteran of quorum
Health Resources (QHR), the nation's largest hospital management company, ...
The Beryl Companies Welcomes Three New Members to its Executive Advisory Council
...he Board of Directors of AGA Medical and a member of the Advisory Council of Precyse Solutions, Inc. She formerly served as chief financial officer of quorum
Health Group, Inc., which owned or operated for others over 250 hospitals and health systems. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of Gene...
State's Good Government Agency Calls for Reforms at Stem Cell Agency
...itution. It would simply call the oversight body the Board of Directors.
"The ICOC is too large and cumbersome, has had difficulty in mustering a quorum
and suffers from built-in conflicts," said Simpson. "The Commission's recommendations go along way toward fixing that."
The commission urged that...
QHR and Valley Health Amicably Part Ways
... Representatives from quorum
Health Resources (QHR) and Valley Health System (V...lif. (PRWEB) June 5, 2009 -- Representatives from quorum
Health Resources (QHR) and Valley Health System (... Officer John Renner - both previously employed by quorum
- will become employees of VHS reporting directly ...
Intensive Resource Group (IRG) Helps Hospitals Address Financial and Operational Crisis
... strain of the economic crisis bears down on America's healthcare industry, quorum
Health Resources (QHR) has announced the launch of Intensive Resource Group...on, sale/merger issues and bankruptcy. IRG is a wholly owned subsidiary of quorum
Health Resources (QHR) which has provided consulting, management, construct...
Stem Cell Board Members Should Attend Meetings or Resign, Consumer Group Says
...ire/ -- Frequently
facing difficulties mustering a quorum
for meetings, California's stem cell
oversight boa...bers to
act quickly because the board would lose a quorum
in 25 minutes. That's no
way to make substantive d...id
Complicating the task of mustering a quorum
is the supermajority
required under Proposition 71...
Quorum Review IRB Appoints Michael Malafronte Director of Quality and Document Administration
Review IRB, an AAHRPP accredited ethics review boa...Document Administration. Mr. Malafronte brings to quorum
24 years of executive experience with quality syst...tical industry. In his position Michael will lead quorum
in continuous quality improvement.
Chemical engineering researchers identify biofilms that cause infections
...n releases it in the cell's external environment. Eventually a large amount of AI-2 becomes present outside of the cells, and through a process called quorum
sensing each bacterium re-absorbs the AI-2 when a specific concentration has been achieved, Wood explained. When the AI-2 re-enters the cells it activ...
Princeton scientists break cholera's lines of communication
... in science's attempt to understand the effects of quorum
sensing, a relatively new topic in bacterial study. quorum
sensing, which Bassler's lab has explored for more...y understood that bacteria talk to each other with quorum
sensing, but we didn't know the specific chemical ...
quorum in Medical Technology
U. of Md. Researchers to Develop Devices to Revolutionize Drug Research
...in the development of infections in the body.
sensing, bacteria cells communicate with each othe...event such infections.
Using a drug to interrupt quorum
sensing offers an important advantage
over using a...ctions by killing bacteria. A drug that interrupts quorum
not stimulate the bacteria to evolve ...
quorum in Biological News
Drug resistance may travel same path as quorum sensing
The cellular "pumps" associated with multi-drug resistance in bacteria may also be involved in exporting signals responsible for cell-cell communication, a process known as quorum
sensing, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine in a report that appears online today in the Proceedings of t...
A matter of density, not quantity
...vents antibiotics from penetrating. The process of quorum
sensing, which cells use to "sense" cell density, ... confined in extremely small volumes.
The term, quorum
sensing, is derived from the Latin quorum; in poli...an election or referendum to be valid. In biology, quorum
sensing is defined as a process by which cells are...
Finding the constant in bacterial communication
...ion to the volume of their environment is a key to quorum
sensing, no matter what kind of microbe is involve...ieve is a common root among the different forms of quorum
sensing. In an article in the July 2009 issue of t...r space. No matter what type of cell or their own quorum
sensing abilities, the relationship between the si...
Fish choose their leaders by consensus
... minority of trials, all or all but one of the fish followed the less attractive leadernot quite reaching Condorcet's philosophical ideal.
A simple quorum
rule, in which an animal's probability of committing to a particular option increases sharply when a threshold number of other individuals have commit...
Nature study demonstrates that bacterial clotting depends on clustering
...echanism as 'quorum acting' to distinguish it from quorum
sensing, in which bacteria coordinate certain acti... he added. "We will now explore the commonality of quorum
acting, and how quorum
acting can affect evolutionary dynamics."
American Society for Microbiology honors Marvin Whiteley
...raduate student, Dr. Whiteley provided the first experimental evidence that quorum
sensing is a global regulatory system in P. aeruginosa infection, responsib... modulating numerous processes aside from virulence. He went on to show how quorum
sensing-controlled genes are controlled temporally work that provided the ...
'Smart' materials get smarter with ability to better control shape and size
...amically, Shear hopes to be able to better understand a phenomenon known as quorum
sensing, where bacteria coordinate their gene expression according to the density of their population. quorum
sensing is important in the pathology of some disease-causing bacteria, suc...
When following the leader can lead into the jaws of death
...influence these larger groups.
By adopting this quorum
response, where subjects are prepared to follow a ...and this would include humans - may have to follow quorum
rules to filter out maverick behaviour.
The res...e reason why this study is important is that while quorum
responses have been shown in invertebrates, like a...
Turning on cell-cell communication wipes out staph biofilms
...ing the cells' communication system, also known as quorum
sensing, in established biofilms causes the biofil...sm, then that might lead to better treatments."
sensing is the mechanism bacteria use for cell-to-...models of diseases like endocarditis by turning on quorum
Horswill added that he plans to start...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Dec. 5, 2007
...unction of compounds involved in this elaborate signaling process, known as quorum
sensing, could lead to new medicines to block the signals and prevent infec...humans. These compounds are some of the most potent synthetic modulators of quorum
sensing identified to date, they say. In addition to showing promise for fi...
quorum in Biological Technology
Sinovac Adjourns 2008 Annual General Meeting
... 30, 2009.
At the July 16, 2009 Annual General Meeting, the required quorum
majority of the outstanding shares was not present. In accordance with...er Antigua law and in compliance with
NYSE Amex Equities requirements, if a quorum
is not present within thirty
minutes of the appointed time for holding the ...
Sinovac Adjourns Annual General Meeting
...r 18, 2008.
At the September 4, 2008 Annual General Meeting, the required quorum
a majority of the outstanding shares was not present. In accordance with...tigua law and in compliance with American Stock Exchange requirements, if
is not present within thirty minutes of the appointed time for
holding the ...
Concerned Shareholders Respond to Biovail's Press Release
...t that the reason that the
meeting had to be adjourned is because Biovail's quorum
requirement was not
met. The quorum
requirement is 51% and Mr. Melnyk only owns approximately
11.6% of Biovail'...
Concerned Shareholders of Biovail seek court order declaring Biovail AGM illegally convened;
... heard what we were hearing," Eugene Melnyk said,
"and that was that the momentum was shifting. They knew that without my
shares they would not have a quorum
to hold the meeting and so they
secretly met early this morning to change the rules to suit their purposes
in violation of applicable law and a negoti...
Shareholders Approve All Matters Proposed by Cell Therapeutics, Inc. at Special Meeting in Lieu of Annual Meeting of Shareholders
...osal to increase the number of
shares of authorized stock (including an increase in the number of shares
of authorized common stock), the reduction of quorum
for future shareholder
meetings to one-third of the outstanding shares entitled to vote, a
proposal to allow the Board of Directors to implement a rev...
U-Md. Researchers Report Advance in Biological Microfactories for Drug Research
can interrupt a process called "quorum-sensing."
In quorum-sensing, bacteria cells, such as E. coli, communicate with
each other to form a quorum
or group capable of creating an infection. The
team has already demonstrated that it is possible to interrupt this
quorum-sensing ability or to introd...
Sinovac Announces Adjournment of Annual General Meeting
...April 8, 2008.
At the March 25, 2008 Annual General Meeting, the required quorum
majority of the outstanding shares was not present. In accordance with...tigua law and
in compliance with American Stock Exchange requirements, if a quorum
present within thirty minutes of the appointed time for holding the
QuoNova Global Executive Appointments
...he global fight against infection and damage caused by microbial
biofilms. QuoNova's business strategy is to develop and commercialize its
Sensing Blocker ("QSB") platform and introduce a
disruptive paradigm of "smart microbial control". QuoNova is targeting
multiple multi-billion dollar ...
QSB Anti-Virulence Platform Inhibits Biofilm Formation by Staphylococcus Aureus MRSA and Candida sp
...as generated preliminary
in-vitro data indicating high efficacy of selected quorum
("QSB") in inhibiting biofilm formation by MRSA (methicill...QuoNova's business strategy is to develop and commercialize its
Sensing Blocker ("QSB") platform and introduce a
disruptive paradigm of "sm...
Sinovac Requests Extension for Annual Shareholders Meeting
...quorum, which is 50% of the outstanding shares based on
the Company's by-laws. The Company does not believe that it will be able to
form the necessary quorum
to hold the 2007 annual meeting by year-end, and
it is continuing to evaluate different options as an Antigua corporation
and a foreign private issuer...
quorum in Biological Definition
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
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