SEIU Security Officers Who Protect Kaiser Permanente Hospitals Nationwide Vote Overwhelmingly to Ratify First-Ever Union Contract
LOS ANGELES , July 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Security officers with SEIU who protect Kaiser Permanente hospitals nationwide voted overwhelmingly today to ratify their first-ever union contract. The three year contract with private security company Securitas -- which is contracted by...
FRC Deplores House Vote to Fund Planned Parenthood
WASHINGTON, July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the House of Representatives voted down an amendment offered by Representative Mike Pence (R-Ind.) that would have prevented family planning funds under the Health and Human Services appropriations bill from going to Planned Parenthood...
UDW Urges 'No' Vote On State Budget; Demands 'Shared Sacrifice' From All Californians
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a last minute plea to state legislators, the UDW Homecare Providers Union tonight urged a "No" vote
on the state budget agreement reached earlier this week by Gov. Schwarzenegger and legislative leaders.
RNs Praise House Vote to Permit State Single-Payer Laws
WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's largest union and professional association of registered nurses today hailed passage of a key amendment in the House Education and Labor Committee to the national healthcare reform bill this morning that would enable individual states to g...
SEIU UHW Members Win Key Vote to Keep Union at Calif. Hospital
Healthcare Workers in Hollister Reject Raid Attempt and Stick with SEIU
HOLLISTER, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SEIU UHW healthcare workers at Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital in Hollister, Calif., voted decisively to stay in SEIU UHW. The election was triggered by the losing par...
Senators Harkin and Grassley Vote to Protect America's Kids from Tobacco
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Tom Harkin and Charles Grassley for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including the aut...
Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Special Meeting of Stockholders for Vote with Respect to Issuance and Sale of Stock
CARY, N.C., June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: CRTX ) announced today that it will hold a special meeting of its stockholders on July 27, 2009. At the special meeting of stockholders, Cornerstone's stockholders will be asked to approve the issuance of and s...
Senators Webb and Warner Vote to Protect America's Kids From Tobacco
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Jim Webb (D-VA) and Mark Warner (D-VA) for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including ...
Senators Gregg and Shaheen Vote to Protect America's Kids From Tobacco
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Judd Gregg and Jeanne Shaheen for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including the autho...
Senators Carper and Kaufman Vote to Protect America's Kids From Tobacco
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Ted Kaufman for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including the authorit...
vote in Medical Technology
Ortho Biotech Statement on U.S. Food and Drug Administration Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee Vote
GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortho Biotech is concerned
by the Advisory Committee's recommendations to restrict access to
erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs) for chemotherapy-induced anemia
(CIA) in patients with metastatic breast and head and neck cancer, and
Jennerex Therapeutic Research Collaboration With Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Selected for $10 Million Grant From Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
... and safety in Phase 1 and 2 clinical trials.
"We are very pleased that Dr. Bell and Jennerex's oncolytic virus technologies have been given this vote
of confidence by the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research. This funding will bolster the translation of Dr. Bell's promising research into important...
FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Zyprexa for Two Adolescent Indications
...media, doctors' offices and living rooms across the country," said John Hayes, M.D., vice president of Lilly Research Laboratories. "Today's Committee vote
is an important step toward providing help and hope to the many teens suffering from severe mental illness."
FDA will consider the panel's recom...
FDA Advisory Panel Makes Favorable Recommendation for GlaxoSmithKline and Genmab's ARZERRA(TM) (ofatumumab)
"The committee's positive vote
in support of ofatumumab is a potential milestone ...respond to available therapies.
"The positive vote
by ODAC confirms that ofatumumab may offer a new t...Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Genmab. "Today's vote
is positive affirmation for this medicine, which i...
DOR BioPharma, Inc. Executes $400,000 Equity Investment Agreement With Numoda Corporation
...e 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatment of acute gastrointestinal Graft-versus-Host disease (GI GVHD).
"We are pleased to receive this vote
of confidence from our partner, Numoda," said Christopher J. Schaber, PhD, President and CEO of DOR. "This investment is in keeping with our philosoph...
Pharmacyclics, Inc. Announces Closing of a Private Financing With the Principals of Pacific Biopharma Group, Ltd.
...approximately $1.4 million dollar private investment into Pharmacyclics at $0.93/share. Robert Duggan, CEO of Pharmacyclics noted, "We appreciate the vote
of confidence by the principals of PBG, all extremely successful biotech, pharmaceutical and/or generic drug industry executives who have separately b...
Arthritis Advisory Committee Recommends FDA Approval of Febuxostat for the Treatment of Hyperuricemia in Patients With Gout
...atment of hyperuricemia in patients with gout. The vote
was 12 to zero in favor of approval, with one panel member abstaining. The vote
followed presentations by Takeda Global Research &... the Committee's recommendation.
by the Arthritis Advisory Committee, recommending ...
Mindset Media Study Reveals Which Independent Voters Favor Obama Vs. McCain
...d that self-proclaimed
independents who planned to vote
Democratic in November had a distinctly
different Mindset Profile than those who planned to vote
According to the study, three person...nsistently over-index for independents planning to vote
for Obama next
-- 120 percent more lik...
Photos: SOS Children's Villages Observes World Orphan Week, October 5-11, 2008
further spread the message of World Orphan Week, SOS is hosting a video
contest. The public is invited to watch the 15 finalist videos and vote
their favorite at http://www.sos-usa.org/vote .
About SOS Children's Villages
In existence since 1949, SOS Children's Villages is dedicated t...
Dendreon Announces Interim Data From Phase 3 PROVENGE IMPACT Trial
prostate cancer with a primary endpoint of overall survival. Following the
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Advisory Committee vote
was substantial evidence of efficacy of PROVENGE and that PROVENGE was
reasonably safe, the FDA requested additional clinical data to suppo...
vote in Medical Dictionary
...cialty Paper (30) ... Home > Paper selection > Paper Types > Tissue Overview. Industry Introduction ... Your tissue choices cast your vote
for or against the environment. ... A new digital microscopy system allows doctors to examine biopsy tissue and diagnose breast cancer w...
...ne store about tibia game. ... TibiaAuto ... For the first time in Tibia Auto history it is possible to get a FREE 90 days PACC from us! ... vote
for your Tibia character ... This rigorous and rewarding all-day trip leads hikers from a deep, brushy canyon to a pine-clad mountain in the sou...
... skin ... The portion of the pinna that is contiguous with the ear canal is called the ... Upload and share videos, find and watch funny clips, vote
and comment on your favorites, subscribe to online video channels, add cool videos to your MySpace profile ... Nicola Pinna Home Page, Phd the...
... serial number will be an 8 digit number impressed into the back of the ... Tumbling China Markets 3 Militants Die On Eve Of Afghan Presidential vote
World Markets Fall, Rattled By... Read this article and other financial news at TheStreet.com. ... DIGIT . 8 DIGIT . 3 1/2 DIGIT . 6 DIGIT . 5...
... video sites, serving the best videos, funniest movies and clips. ... Sixx:A.M. - Accidents Can Happen (Official Music Video) 17-Nov-08 ... Plis vote
is very Funny this Video.Show this video to others...Thanks Have Fun.. =D. Watch Video about Accidents by Metacafe.com Lane and Lane pro...
vote in Biological News
Texas Board of Education vote on the way evolution is taught could set national trend
Rice University sociologist Elaine Howard Ecklund is available to discuss the Texas Board of Education's upcoming contentious vote
on a new science curriculum that outlines the way evolution is taught in Texas public schools.
At issue is whether a teacher should raise doubts about evolution whe...
Exhibition showcases the 'art of science'
...first and second prizes) will be awarded to the artist of the piece that receives the most online votes as of July 1, 2009 at noon EDT.
Viewers can vote
for their favorite Art of Science images at:
The Art of Science voting gallery was created by a team ...
UCI awarded $45 million for infectious disease research
...llness by some of the most serious pathogens facing people in the U.S., Latin America and Pacific Rim countries," Barbour said. "We appreciate the new vote
of confidence by the National Institutes of Health."
The center's main objective, he said, is to provide the science for creating a defense agains...
University of Michigan installs second Genomatix Genome Analyzer
...of the Genomatix' technology for the analysis of NGS data. That this represents our second installation at a university of such stature is a terrific vote
of confidence not only for our existing technologies, but is also a strong endorsement of our abilities to keep up with the analysis demands of this v...
Peter Baumann named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Early Career Scientist
...owers Institute," said William B. Neaves, Ph.D., President and CEO. "Selection by the HHMI after rigorous, comprehensive review represents an enormous vote
of confidence in a biomedical scientist, and all of us at the Institute are delighted that Dr. Baumann will have the additional resources provided by ...
Hopkins scientists ID 10 genes associated with a risk factor for sudden cardiac death
...avarti: "We're not very good at predicting what happens to any one, single sample. It's sort of like, I could examine in great detail how important my vote
was in the last election, but it's trivial compared to the collective vote. An individual's genome is important as part of the study's whole, but indi...
Honest crabs, power to the hungry, nice mice and clever meerkats: News from the American Naturalist
POWER TO THE HUNGRY: HOW THE NEEDIEST CAN LEAD LARGE GROUPS
Flocks of birds, swarms of insects and herds of ungulates don't need to take a vote
to choose their leaders. According to research led by Larissa Conradt (University of Sussex), leaders in large animal groups can emerge automatically....
2009 Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Awards granted for pioneering ideas in cancer research
...at this level. Having the backing of the Rachleffs and the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, which has funded 11 Nobel Prize winners, is a huge vote
of confidence in what we do."
John L. Rinn , PhD, the Broad Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School: for the D...
Brandeis and Smart Balance team up to advance heart-healthy research
...s in order to generate additional better foods for healthier living," said Hayes, who has researched lipid metabolism for three decades. "It is a real vote
of confidence to have Smart Balance step in with resources to support our research, and we look forward to deepening this partnership."
Hayes and P...
Gender biases in leadership selection during competitions within and between groups
...t competition- it was treated as a regular investment game. Participants were presented with two candidates (one male and one female) and were told to vote
for one of the candidates to serve as their [hypothetical] group's leader. Immediately prior to the start of the investment game, half of the voluntee...
vote in Biological Technology
Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Special Meeting of Stockholders for Vote with Respect to Charter Amendments
CARY, N.C., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: CRTX ) announced today that it will hold a special meeting of its stockholders on August 27, 2009. At the special meeting of stockholders, Cornerstone's stockholders will be asked to approve a series of amendmen...
Amylin Co-Founder Announces Plans to Vote for Eastbourne Slate
FRANKFORT, Mich., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by Howard E. Greene, Jr.
To my fellow shareholders:
As the founding CEO of Amylin and a board member for almost 22 years, I want you to know how I plan to vote
at our annual meeting.
In my opinion Amylin'...
Leading Advisory Firm, PROXY Governance, Recommends Avigen Shareholders Vote on GOLD Card to Remove Incumbent Directors and Elect BVF's Stockholder-Oriented Nominees
NEW YORK, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P. ("BVF") today announced that PROXY Governance, widely recognized as a leading independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that shareholders vote
for all BVF Proposals on the GOLD proxy card for the special meeting of Avigen, In...
Arius announces leading independent proxy firm, RiskMetrics ISS Canada, recommends shareholders vote for the arrangement involving its acquisition by Roche
TORONTO, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - ARIUS Research Inc., (TSX:
ARI), a biotechnology company discovering and developing the next wave of
antibody therapeutics, today announced that RiskMetrics ISS Canada,
Canada's leading independent proxy firm, has indicated that they have no
WorldHeart Reports an Event of Default Under the Note Issued to Abiomed, Resignation of One of Its Board of Directors, and Results of Shareholder Vote at Its Annual Shareholders' Meeting
OAKLAND, Calif., May 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (Nasdaq: WHRT, TSX:
WHT) Since January 2008, World Heart Corporation (the "Company") has
aggressively pursued various financing alternatives to raise additional
capital, including through equity financing transactions and corporate
Proxy Governance and Egan-Jones Recommend Renovis Shareholders Vote For Merger With Evotec
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Renovis, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNVS ), today announced that PROXY Governance, Inc.
and Egan-Jones Proxy Services have joined ISS/Risk Metrics and Glass Lewis
& Co. in recommending that Renovis stockholders vote
"FOR" the merger
Glass Lewis & Co. Recommends Renovis Shareholders Vote For Merger With Evotec
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Renovis, Inc.
(Nasdaq: RNVS ), today announced that Glass Lewis & Co., a leading proxy
advisory firm, has joined ISS/Risk Metrics in recommending that Renovis
"FOR" the merger agreement with Evotec AG (Frankfurt
ISS Recommends Pharmion Shareholders Vote for Merger With Celgene
All Four Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Pharmion stockholders vote
FOR merger with Celgene Special Meeting of Shareholders Scheduled For March 6, 2008
Pharmion Corp. Urges All Shareholders to Vote
FOR the Proposed Merger
BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 26 /PRNe...
Advance Nanotech Announces Shareholder Proxy Vote Results
NEW YORK, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advance Nanotech, Inc.,
(OTC Bulletin Board: AVNA), a leader in next generation chemical detection
systems, announced today that at a special meeting of shareholders held at
Company headquarters in New York, on February 12, 2008, a proposal was
Helix BioPharma shareholders vote in favour of management
Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP / Frankfurt: WKN 918864)
AURORA, ON, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Helix BioPharma Corp.
announces that at the Company's Annual General Meeting held on January
29th, 2008, shareholders adopted all of the resolutions presented by
vote in Biological Dictionary
..., and music downloads at Rhapsody. Shop for One vote
Zygote and Music at Shop.com. Release Date 2004-04-20 Audio CD Daxe Music|New Age|One vote
Zygote *|Daxe|Mishambra One vote
Zygote Music ...
...dies of animals, ... Home > Paper selection > Paper Types > Tissue Overview. Industry Introduction ... Your tissue choices cast your vote
for or against the environment. ... Information about tissue in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. tissue paper, ... band -...
...eryone the posibility to host ... TibiaAuto ... For the first time in Tibia Auto history it is possible to get a FREE 90 days PACC from us! ... vote
for your Tibia character ... MMORPG.com is the best spot to play online rpg games, online multiplayer games, free mmorpg games, ... the bad poi...
...etionary trust. Statute of Limitations ... SECURITY COUNCIL EXPANDS MANDATE OF UN MISSION IN SUDAN TO INCLUDE DARFUR, ADOPTING RESOLUTION 1706 BY vote
OF 12 IN FAVOUR, WITH 3 ABSTAINING dispute resolution services,arbitration services,consumer dispute resolution , ... Dispute Resolution Servi...
... mating including horse mating and ... pages of pictures of mating dogs including a greyhound ... Play The Mating Game at Animal Planet.com. vote
for the animal with the wackiest way of wooing their mate. ... a lot of fanfare before mating . Singing Studs ... Mating summary with 78 pages...