Sunrise Reports Financial Results for Second-Quarter 2009
... received a release all claims and causes of action
against it as part of the settlement agreement.
Putative Class action
and Shareholder Litigation Settlements
On ... federal securities and shareholder class action
lawsuits entitled In Re: Sunrise Senior Living ...
YMCA of the USA Announces 16 Communities Selected for Statewide Policy Change Initiative to Reverse the Childhood Obesity Epidemic
... and seed the implementation of a community action
plan. The funding from RWJF will allow Y-USA to ... childhood obesity, and to propose a state action
plan to respond to the public health challenges ... leadership teams to ensure that each community action
plan supports statewide efforts. The 16 teams ...
Class Action Notice for Minnesota Light Cigarette Litigation From Lommen, Abdo, Cole, King & Stageberg, P.A.
... at any time before November 30, 2004, this class action
notice may affect your rights.
A class action
lawsuit involving the marketing, advertising and ... about Marlboro Lights and deny that a class action
Plaintiffs can either win or ...
Tyco International Reports Third Quarter Earnings from Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.58 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.51 Per Share
... 1,124 1,234 3,464 3,605
settlement, net - (7) - ... (25) (32) (3) (8)
liability ... (130) (82) (361) (269)
settlement escrow - - - ...
CareFusion Issues Update Regarding Previously Disclosed June 12, 2009 Recall of the Alaris(R) System
... The update contains an additional required action
to mitigate potential risk before completion of the field corrective action
related to the Syringe Volume Warning Message ... pump.
"Implementation of the corrective action
plan is an important area of focus for CareFusion ...
FRC Action Launches TV Ad Campaign On Government Health Care Takeover
... than 49,000 viewers, Family Research Council action
President Tony Perkins unveiled a new TV ad ... to ' our future generation.'
President Tony Perkins had this to say:
... law that would prevent rationing.
will continue to work to mobilize a coalition in ...
Action in Medical Technology
Video: UCB Launches Vimpat(R) in the U.S. for Add-On Treatment of Epilepsy in Adults
... - New antiepileptic drug with novel mechanism of action
helps address critical unmet medical need for ...
In preclinical studies, the mechanism of action
for Vimpat(R) has been shown to involve the ... which may produce a seizure. The mechanism of action
for Vimpat(R) is thought to reduce this sodium ...
Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. by the Law Firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP
Notice is hereby given that a class action
lawsuit was filed in the United States District ... "Class Period").
If you wish to discuss this action
or have any questions concerning this notice or ... & Check or to sign up to participate in this action
online, please visit www.btkmc.com
If you ...
Savient Provides Update on Pegloticase BLA
... and Clarify BLA Data
FDA Extends PDUFA action
Date to July 30, 2009
Company to Host ... that the pegloticase BLA priority review PDUFA action
date has been extended by three months to July 30, 2009. Given the extended action
date, the FDA has also notified the Company that ...
ISTA Pharmaceuticals' New Drug Application for Bepreve(TM) Accepted for Review by U.S. Food and Drug Administration
... of ten months and has been given a user fee action
date of September 12, 2009.
ISTA's Phase ... tissues. The compound's primary mechanisms of action
are believed to make it an effective treatment ... ISTA's belief the FDA will review and take action
on Bepreve within ten months of filing and ISTA's ...
ASGE and The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Partner to Raise Awareness About Pancreatic Cancer
... Endoscopy (ASGE) and the Pancreatic Cancer action
Network are teaming up this November to raise ... Committee and member of the Pancreatic Cancer action
Network's Medical Advisory Council. In addition, ... treatable stages. ASGE and the Pancreatic Cancer action
Network encourage patients and their families to ...
FDA Approves Rapid-Acting Insulin Apidra(R) for Treatment of Children with Diabetes
... U.S. "We are pleased that the fast
onset of action
and mealtime dosing flexibility of Apidra(R) will ... Apidra(R) has a rapid onset and short duration of action
normally be used in combination with a ... a meal. Due to the short duration of action
of Apidra(R), patients
also require a ...
Action in Medical Products
Finnpipette Novus -Electronic Multichannel Pipette
Description:... the pipette rest comfortably in hand.
The trigger action
pipetting button is ergonomically designed to let ... with just a soft press of the button. Trigger action
reduces the thumb movements significantly and ...
IGFBP-4 ELISA Test
Description:... prostate and bone cells [1,2]. IGFBP-4 appears to be inhibitory to IGF action
by binding the IGFs and preventing their interaction with the IGF ... growth factor binding proteins and the IGFBP proteases in modulating IGF action
IN Rosenfield RL (ed) Growth and Growth Disorders. WB Saunders Company, ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.
Growth Hormone Binding Protein ELISA Test
Description:... sufficient to complex approximately 50% of plasma GH. GHBP modulates GH action
via a variety of mechanisms. It inhibits GH action
by competing with the GH receptor for ligand and by generating ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.
DHT RIA Test
Description:... potent naturally occurring androgen produced from testosterone through the action
of cholestenone 5a-reductase . The concentrations of 5a-reductase are ... apparent association with the nuclear membrane. DHT exerts its biological action
by intracellular binding to the androgen receptor; and this complex is ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.
A.W.Brown Nucleus Cracker
Description:... Titanium. A reverse action
instrument with a paddle tips to provide a solid surface to crack the nucleus. When used in scleral tunnel, the reverse action
mechanism allows increased flexibility in positioning the instrument ....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz
AccuDrain External CSF Drainage System
Description:... features which address many critical needs of the heath care professional using the system. It is the only drainage system available with a dual action
lever that allows the system to be easily and quickly attached to an IV pole. Similarly, it features a unique squeeze-lok(tm) mechanism for quick ...
Company:Integra LifeSciences Corporation
Action in Medical Definition
Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition
... hyperpolarization of the target cell, making it less likely to fire an action
potential . Accordingly, any ionic current that hyperpolarizes a cell is ... in the hippocampus and cerebellum, both groups noticed that a train of action
potentials in these cells resulted in a temporary reduction in inhibitory ...
... of the new minister. Perón's wife, " Evita ", coordinated her political action
with Carrillo's, so contributing to his technical achievements.
Ramón Carrillo's action
was prolific, hitherto unsurpassed. He increased the number of hospital ...
Sexual orientation and medicine
... for Human Rights
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
LGBT Health action
Committee (part of AMSA )
LGBTI Health Summit
Lesbian Health and ...
The American Medical Student Association membership votes to create an action
committee on LGBT health issues.
The US Food and Drug Administration ...
Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program
... and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning letter to the anthrax vaccine manufacturer threatening to revoke its product licenses unless immediate action
was taken to correct deficiencies on March 11, 1997.  In June 2001, the DOD halted vaccination due to non-FDA approved changes in BioPort's ...
... to circulation from peripheral sites. In the case of T cell central tolerance, additional sources of antigen are made available in the thymus by the action
of the transcription factor AIRE .
After exposure to self antigens, T cells and B cells become immunologically tolerant (non-reactive) in a number ...
... contents. This is to ensure the tube is not in the lungs. In adults, small amounts of warm water or saline are administered and via a siphoning action
removed again. In children, normal saline is used as children are more at risk of developing hyponatremia if lavaged with water. Because of the ...
Action in Medical Dictionary
... , also commonly called "pitcher's elbow," caused by the repetitive action
associated with p itching a ball, which may tear and stretch muscle s ... known as lateral epicondylitis . Tennis is not the only culprit. Any action
that involves repetitive twisting of the wrist or forearm such as using a ...
... eating the offending food . Histamine H-2 receptor blockers stop the action
of histamine on the gastric parietal cells, inhibiting the secretion ... and nocturnal gastric acid secretion by competitive inhibition of the action
of histamine at histamine H2 receptor sites on the parietal cells. ...
... Nervousness causes the muscle s to tighten up. It is the peristaltic action
- involuntary con traction of the intestinal walls - that moves faeces through the colon . If the peristaltic action
is weak or in severe cases does not occur at all, constipation results. ...
... by reducing the effects of vitamin K . Medications that can affect the action
of blood -thinners (such as warfarin) and vitamin K , which in turn ... that contain large amounts of vitamin K - can alter the blood -thinning action
of warfarin. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for a list of these foods . ...
... actinic keratosis (ak-TIN-ik ker-a-TOE-sis) A precancerous condition of thick, scaly patches of skin . Also called solar or senile keratosis. action
study ... Actinic keratosis A crusty, scaly pre- cancer ous skin lesion caused by damage from the sun. Frequently treated with cryotherapy. ...
... by the adoption of a teetotal lifestyle. If your state's certificate does not allow the identification of CNM-attended birth s, develop an action
plan for adoption of the U.S. Standard Certificate. ...
Action in Biological News
Report shows the power of US cities to mitigate climate change and steps they need to take to adapt
... found that many cities are taking strong action
to address the challenges of climate change, such ... they face from climate change in order to take action
and prepare themselves for a carbon-constrained ... The Climate Registry, the California Climate action
Registry, and the California Air Resources Board. ...
Natural brain substance blocks weight gain in mice, UT Southwestern researchers discover
... study, the researchers aimed to distinguish which action
was involved in weight control.
The ... the interaction.
These results clarify the action
of orexin and point to OX2R as a potential route ... that if we can develop a compound that mimics the action
of orexin on its receptor, we might be able to ...
UC Davis chemical ecologist wins major award
... His lab recently discovered the mode of action
for the mosquito repellent, DEET.
Leal will be ... is best known for his research on the mode of action
of odorant binding proteins and odorant-degrading ...
The Leal lab unveiled DEET's mode of action
on Aug. 18. Contrary to previous hypotheses, DEET ...
New antibiotic candidates from Braunschweig
... (HZI) in Braunschweig points out a new mode of action
against pathogenic bacteria. Isolated from ... able to open the claw. By this mechanism of action
the active substances prevent the RNA polymerase ... in detail in order to increase their antibiotic action
and minimize side-effects. This development will ...
Severe climate change costs forecast for Pennsylvania, N.C., Tennessee, N.D.
... of U.S. states billions of dollars, and delaying action
will raise the price tag, concludes the latest ... rewrite communities' infrastructure needs. Quick action
will be expensive, but delayed action
will cost even more."
Last year, Ruth ...
Expert urges FDA to take action to reduce BPA exposure
... and Drug Administration (FDA) to follow recent action
by Canadian regulatory agencies, which have taken ... of harm should not be required for regulatory action
to begin the process of reducing exposure to ... Saal said.
"The good news is that government action
to reduce exposures may offer an effective ...
Action in Biological Technology
KV Pharmaceutical Announces Stockholder Action to Amend By-Laws is Invalid
... (the "Reporting Persons"), that the stockholder action
by written consent purported to have been taken ... executed and delivered to the Company a purported action
by written consent of stockholders relating to ... a record date with respect to such stockholder action
by written consent), the ...
CuraGen Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... understanding, to settle recent shareholder class action
lawsuits filed in the State of Connecticut and ... of understanding to settle two shareholder class action
lawsuits that had been filed in connection with ... with respect to the claims asserted in the class action
suits, unfortunately, the monthly costs of ...
Immucor Responds To FDA Notice
... Drug Administration ("FDA"), in an administrative action
based on an early January 2009 inspection, issued ... as well as the implementation of the correction action
plans to prevent recurrence. The FDA has ... deficiencies, but the letter indicates the FDA's action
is based on their January 2009 inspection. The ...
Aviation partners to cut 500,000 tonnes of CO2 a year
... CANSO, EUROCONTROL and IATA launched a joint action
plan designed to reduce the CO2 emitted by ... CANSO, EUROCONTROL and IATA launched a joint action
plan designed to reduce the CO2 emitted by ... benefit to airlines."
plan is yet another demonstration of how ...
Publication of Shire plc's Annual Report 2008
withdrawal of the product and legal action
against the Group
Unanticipated side ... products.
Investigations or enforcement action
by regulatory authorities or law
enforcement ... operations of, or enforcement or
other regulatory action
against, the Group by such regulatory ...
Bionovo Announces 2008 Highlights and Year-End Financial Results
... scientific support for Menerba's mechanism of action
and efficacy potential.
Bionovo announced ... described the powerful and selective mechanism of action
for BZL101 in cancer tumors.
Another ... (AACR) that detailed the unique mechanisms of action
for two other Bionovo drug candidates for the ...
Action in Biological Products
Rocker, Mini from Barloworld Scientific Ltd
Description:... design - ideal for personal use
Gentle rocking action
Choice of two models:
- 3D gyratory action
- See-saw wave action
Digital speed control and built-in timer ...
Company:Barloworld Scientific Ltd
10X Automation Buffer from GeneTex
Description:... for use in autostainers employing capillary action
technology, as well as for manual immunostaining. ... utilizing Dr. David Brigati's capillary action
technique for transporting reagents to the ... aid in breaking of surface tension for capillary action
-- Preservative --The pH of 10X buffer is 7.5, ...
Orbital Shaker from Major Science
Description:... a uniform motion that is both mixing and vortexing in nature. Regulated action
scale for all modes. Microprocessor based keypad with digital display to control time, continuous time, action
scale and speed. The unit provides with a 26 x 26 cm stainless steel ...
Rabbit Anti-Kv4.2 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from GeneTex
Description:... potassium channels are key determinants of the resting membrane potential and of membrane excitability, conditioning the frequency, and shape of action
potential. Potassium channels are encoded by numerous genes whose products can be classified into distinct subfamilies of which the most ...
2D / 3D Waver Shaker from Major Science
Description:... it is perfect for bench top incubator and cold room operation. The platform angle is easily adjusted from 0 to 25 degree for a vigorous with action
and rotation speed of platform is adjusted from 0 to 100 rpm. Lightweight for easy mobility, the 2/3D waver shaker provides quiet, reliable operation ...
VSN-5 Variable Speed Nutating Mixer, 115V .25 amp (without table) from PRO Scientific
Description:... The VSN-5 Nutating Mixer is a combination of an orbital shaker and rocker which produces a three dimensional action
while providing gentle, thorough mixing without foaming. This high quality unit can be used for a variety of applications including mixing or ...
Action in Biological Definition
... to merely convey stimulation passively, without action
potentials and without activation of ... excitatory synaptic stimulation whether or not an action
potential is present. This propagation is ... such dendrites.
Scientists have shown that action
potentials do propagate back into the dendrites ...
... used to study cell excitability by analyzing the action
potentials produced by a cell.
The most common ... medium and field-potentials contributed by the action
potentials of many neurons are recorded. Some ... recordings allow the detection and measurement of action
potentials in excitable cells such as neurons and ...
... on cellular and metabolic level
4 Regulatory action
on blood glucose
5 Signal transduction
... that is later transformed by proteolytic action
into the active hormone.
The remaining part is ... excrete it into the blood. This is the clinical action
of insulin which is useful in reducing high blood ...
... of signalling
5 Adaptations to carrying action
6 Histology and internal ... will spread to the axon hillock generating an action
potential which then travels as a wave of electrical excitation along the axon. Arrival of an action
potential at the tip of an axon triggers the ...
... 1 Types of neurotransmitters
2 Mechanism of action
3 Post-synaptic effect
4 Specific ... the neurotransmitter's effect.
Mechanism of action
Within the cells , small-molecule ... molecules are packaged in vesicles . When an action
potential travels to the synapse, the rapid ...
... triggered by the arrival of a nerve impulse (or action
potential ) and occurs through an unusually rapid ... and ready at the synaptic membrane. The arriving action
potential produces an influx of calcium ions ... the simple coincidence sensory stimuli and action
potentials in the synaptically linked cells.
Action in Biological Dictionary
... dynamic electrochemical phenomenona called action
potential and graded membrane potential . ... . Ionic Relations in the Cell. Depolarization. action
Potentials ... The size of the resting ... . ... Resting Membrane Potential . action
Potentials. How impulses start (receptors) ... ...
... Facial action
Coding System ( FACS ) is a system to taxonomize ... of information ... Description of the Facial action
Coding System ( FACS ) and the FACS Manual ... ... for ... Description of new version of Facial action
Coding System and FACS Manual, buy FACS ...
... An action
potential is a transient alteration of the ... ion channels embedded in the membrane. action
potentials play multiple ... The cardiac action
potential is a specialized ...
(philosophy), something a person can do. action
(music), a ... action
(piano), the mechanism which drops the hammer ...
... than cardiomyocytes and are ... Purkinje cells have two action
potentials: Climbing fiber responses (CFRs) and ... action
of a subset of parallel fiber synapses on Purkinje cell dendritic ...
... pump inhibitors (or "PPI"s) are a group of drugs whose main action
is a pronounced and long-lasting reduction of gastric acid ... Proton pump inhibitors (or 'PPI's) are a group of drugs whose main action
is a pronounced and long-lasting reduction of gastric Proton pump ...