Medical researchers being stifled by NHS Red tape
The ethical safeguards and NHS red tape following the Alder Hey body parts scandal are stifling research into new medicines, according to researchers//. With restrictions on approaching study volunteers, excessive paperwork, and seemingly arbitrary judgments by ethics committees many doctors have b...
Earvin 'Magic' Johnson and the Magic Johnson Foundation Give Students their 'Blueprint for Success' at Annual Leadership Conference
...cholarship Program (TMSP) was implemented to subsidize education expenses for college bound students who show exemplary scholastic achievement but are stifled
by their socio-economic condition.
"We are extremely passionate about our students in the Program and their well being, and we work on a daily b...
Anti-Aging Expo & Symposium Crowns a Personal Journey to Wellness
...oto: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080902/CLTU129 )
Gilbert, the creator of the Anti-Aging Expo & Symposium, remembers
another life -- one stifled
by fatigue and chronic illness.
Now as energetic as ever, Gilbert is sharing her path to wellness with
The Anti-Aging Expo & Symposium is ...
Researchers identify and shut down protein that fuels ovarian cancer
... HOUSTON - A protein that stimulates blood vessel growth worsens ovarian cancer, but its production can be stifled
by a tiny bit of RNA wrapped in a fatty nanoparticle, a research team led by scientists at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center report...
JCI table of contents: Feb. 21, 2008
...anulomatous disease (CGD). Although a mouse model of gp91phox deficiency has been described, the study of p22phox-dependent immune deficiency has been stifled
by the lack of an animal model. However, Botond Banfi and colleagues, at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, have now identified the nmf333 mouse strai...
Diabetes Drug to Carry 'black Box' Warning of Congestive Heart Failure Risk
...f the Scientific Integrity Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists in Washington DC, says that science is often sacrificed and reviewers' opinion stifled
in favour of drug makers, who push for speedy approvals.
The US House of Representatives is mooting the legislation to boost the evaluation of...
'Metro' - a Witty Look at Insensitivities of City Life
...ctor is nearly flawless in the chaos of corroded commitments in the city. Always witty, "Metro" moves through a laconic labyrinth of laughter and some stifled
Sanjeev Dutta's dialogues are very indicative of the characters' inner world. They slice right into the characters' hearts and give us a...
DNA- A Dependable Determinant to Select Treatment Plan for Alcoholics
...lcoholics, which ultimately determine which drugs can be used to curb the irresistible urge to drink.
The urge to consume alcoholic drinks can be stifled
with drugs like Naltrexone and Acamprosate. The investigations done by the researcher highlights which characteristics of a patient determines the cho...
Inhospitable Response Curtail Growth Of Specialty Hospitals: United States
...terests and inadequate support. Wilson, in an opinion write-up in The Wall Street Journal, has expressed disappointment at the inadequate support that stifled
the hospital’s growth and revenue, necessitating its closure within a year of operation.
According to Wilson, competition fuels innovation, enc...
Protect Maryland's Bioscience Industry
...ity for the researchers that have spent years -- and millions of
dollars -- developing the original products, future research and
development could be stifled
as backers see no possible return on their
already risky investment.
The effect would be felt across the bioscience industry, especially
here in Mar...
Research by Case Western Reserve University, VA earns cover of prestigious science publication
...ce, says Weder, who is the senior author of the paper, adding that in the past, the broad technological utilization of polymer nanocomposites has been stifled
by a lack of effective methods to control nanoparticle dispersion in materials.
In their new approach, the team used a process in which the reinforci...
Industry Veterans discuss the "next big thing"
...om wireless or network-based technologies will be absorbed by incumbent carriers, leaving startups out of pocket. Kapor argued that innovation will be stifled
in the short term given the venture capital community's "enormous conservatism." The "Next Big Thing" will most likely come from someone outside the c...