Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Greg Weaver as Chief Financial Officer
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative oncology products, today announced the appointment of Greg Weaver
as chief financial officer and senior vice presiden...
NHS to fund Herceptin treatment for Stuart weaver
Herceptin is one of a new generation drug that can treat breast cancer. But NHS said that it would fund the treatment for patients suffering from later stages of breast cancer. // Due to this there are lots of legal challenges by cancer sufferers to force their local health care providers to pay fo...
Structures from the human immune system's oldest branch shed light on a range of diseases
..."Research on the complement system has waited more than 30 years for these structures," says senior author John Lambris, PhD, the Dr. Ralph and Sallie weaver
Professor of Research Medicine at Penn.
In the case of the C3 convertase structure, the researchers were able to make crystals by stabilizing the c...
Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative Stakeholders Come to Washington, DC for July Working Meeting
...ryn Power, M.Ed., director, Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Donald L. weaver
, MD, deputy associate administrator, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Bureau of Pri...
Kaiser Family Foundation Launches New Non-Profit Health Policy News Service
...ealth issues for The Advisory Board
Web Reporter Andrew Villegas was a political reporter at The Greeley Tribune in Colorado
Web Reporter Chris weaver
previously worked at ProPublica and Part B News
Outreach Coordinator Kristen Carriker joined KHN after being a producer for the Foundation's healt...
Ketchum's Nancy Hicks Honored with PRSA Health Academy's Lifetime Achievement Award
... Frank J. weaver
Award Recognizes 'Outstanding Contributions to the...ks has received the PRSA Health Academy's Frank J. weaver
Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of her 2...oard, where she recommended the development of the weaver
Award and nominated its first recipient.
Study reveals current multi-component vaccines may need reworking
...ogether would make for a stronger vaccine.
Working in Sant's Lab, Jason weaver
conducted experiments that revealed that including several pathogenic pepti...bers of her laboratory including Francisco Chaves, Christopher Lazarski and weaver
have already shown that by switching out single amino acid building blocks,...
Bipartisan Coalition Forms to Call for Chronic Disease to be Key Focus of Health Reform in Indiana and Nationally
...g Marion County Safety Director Scott Newman, National Chairman of the American Diabetes Association George Huntley and Chief Operating Officer of Pop weaver
Popcorn Will Weaver.
The PFCD partners and Executive Director, Ken Thorpe, believe that it is impossible to contain rising health care costs -- ...
Capitol Hill Briefing Scheduled for March 24 to Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening and Care
... It is not only important to educate the public on the need for screening, but to educate Congress on the need for access."
Please contact Regan weaver
at (410) 777-5310 for additional details regarding this event, which is open to the general public.
Headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, the N...
Weaver Popcorn Company Issues a Nationwide Precautionary Voluntary Recall of 12 oz. (340g) Trail's End(R) Chocolatey Peanut Clusters
...products produced in PCA's Plainview, Texas facility since January 1, 2007, weaver
Popcorn Company, Inc. has issued a precautionary voluntary recall for the f...er safety and to providing the highest-quality products," said Mike Weaver, weaver
Popcorn Company President and CEO.
Since the vast majority of this pro...
weaver in Medical Technology
weaver in Medical Dictionary
...(metastasize) to other areas of the body. ... Leiomyosarcoma accounts for 7 to 11 percent of all soft tissue sarcomas among ... Dr. Michael J. weaver
and Dr. John A. Abraham explain the presentation, diagnosis, treatment, imaging, pathology, and current research of Leiomyosarcoma of the Bone ... ...
weaver in Biological News
Purdue study finds dairy better for bones than calcium carbonate
...used in calcium-fortified foods and supplements.
said the study, funded by the National Dairy Counc...ake our calcium pills or calcium-fortified food,'" weaver
said. "There's been no study designed properly to ...rt or the equivalent from cheese or other sources, weaver
said. After the age of 9, due mostly to peer press...
More than a million cancer survivors declining care due to cost concerns
...ing care due to cost still persisted among the insured. "There are significant out-of-pocket expenses, even for those with insurance," said Weaver.
and colleagues used data from the Center for Disease Control's National Health Interview Survey to identify 6,602 adult cancer survivors. Of these sur...
UBC study establishes formula for predicting climate change impact on salmon stocks
In 2004, unusually warm river temperatures and earlier entry into the Fraser River system contributed to the "disappearance" of 70 per cent of the weaver
Creek sockeye stock.
"We analyzed river temperature data and the sockeye's migration dates and found that almost half of the population likely exp...
Dense tissue promotes aggressive cancers
...r of Cancer Biology and lead author of the study.
and colleagues were interested in invadopodia the...cells can move through to invade and metastasize," weaver
Despite the intimate connection between inv...rix might play in regulating invadopodia function. weaver
and colleagues started probing this question as pa...
Prof. David Kisailus studies engineering and invention on the half-shell
...did his Ph.D. work at University of California, Santa Barbara, where he met weaver
as a fellow graduate student.
The two dreamed then of someday combin...l never be a shortage of novel ideas, Kisailus said.
In their teamwork, weaver
is the guy who brings in animals with unique features, while Kisailus is th...
New study reports hotel guests at risk from carbon monoxide poisoning
...talled CO detectors after the incidents. In 101 sites where no CO poisoning had occurred, only 11 % had installed CO detectors in guest rooms.
continues, “Despite evidence of efficacy, CO alarms have not been installed widely by the lodging industry, even at properties where guests and employ...
Fascinating spider silk
...er silk represents a phase change from a solution into a solid thread; but the exact details of this process are largely unknown. The silk used by orb weaver
spiders to spin the edges and spokes of their webs and to rappel away in the face of danger is made of two different proteins. The Munich team has now...
Rearing an army to save wheat
...before the need to feed may have become critical " weaver
said. At lower parasitoid densities, supplemental ...ew days, after Palliparambil-Robert departed.
said more research is needed to determine precisel... as the area around Lewistown, Circle and Jordan," weaver
said. Currently, MSU is specifically partnering wi...
weaver in Biological Technology
Interleukin Genetics Announces Conversion of $2.04 Million of Debt Into Common Stock
...day's announcement is further demonstration of our
belief in the company's growth opportunities and our continued support as a
strategic partner." Mr. weaver
is also Chairman of the Board of
"We appreciate the confidence this transaction shows in Interleukin's
business plan and our path forwa...
Masimo Corporation Given Approval to Market the Masimo Rad-57 Pulse CO-Oximeter in Japan
...t.go.jp/english/data/kokusei/2005/youkei/01.htm 3 Japan Labor Health and Welfare Organization http://www.research12.jp/d_archive/co/1_3.html 4 weaver
LK, et al. N Engl J Med, 2002;347(14):1057-067. 5 Henry CR, et al. JAMA. 2006;295(4):398-402.
Contact: Tom McCall Masimo Corporation 949-...
Interleukin Genetics Announces Management and Board Appointments
...Thomas Gerson as Chief Financial Officer and James weaver
WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-...fficer. The Interleukin Board also appointed James weaver
Chairman of the Board of Directors. In addition...rleukin also announced that current Director James weaver
appointed as Chairman of the Board. Mr. C...
Conference roundup: ITEC Milwaukee smaller, friendlier
Marketing budgets are beginning to rise again after a slump, weaver
said, but many exhibitors still bought the smallest available booths this y...e-business person to come to find help with everything their business does, weaver
New WARF investment director plans to keep steady course
...ortfolio in companies that have UW ties.
replaced Mark Bear, who retired at the beginning o... wont be changing the management of the portfolio, weaver
said that he intends to change a few of its invest...ver his 26 years as WARFs director of investments, weaver
intends to retain his predecessors investment appr...
Transformation of Filamentous Fungi by High-Voltage Electroporation
...9; Karube et al., 1985; Meilhoc et al., 1990; Rech et al.,
et al., 1988), S. pombe (Hood and Stachow, 1990; weaver
et al., 1988), and D. discoideum (Dynes and Firtel, 1989; Egelhoff et al., ...
weaver in Biological Definition
...sing) or packed into a tube (column processing).
Molecular biology was established in the 1930s , the term was first coined by Warren weaver
in 1938 however. Warren was director of Natural Sciences for the Rockefeller Foundation at the time and believed that biology was about to under...