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ACTG 315 Preliminary Results: Drug Cocktail Restores Partial Immune Function
...fter the recompetition for ACTG fundingincluded an award
to establish the ACTG ImmunologyAdvanced Technology Laboratories. This network of 16 immunologylaboratories has since set up standardized immunologic assaysand now serves the ACTUs that comprise the ACTG. "ACTG 315is the first field-test of this ne...
New Test May Improve Treatment Of Kidney Disease
...enix at the association's 26th annualmeeting. The award
isnamed in memory of the late McKeen Cattell, first editor of the Journal ofClinical Pharmacology andco-founder of the college. It is presented annually to an author publishing anoutstanding researchpaper in the journal. "Individualizing treatm...
NIH Honors Emory Researcher With Merit Award For Work On Renin-Angiotensin System
...ssor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, a MERIT award
inrecognition of his "consistent and excellent con...g grant applications. The $2-million MERIT award
is an eight-year grant extending Dr.Bernstein?s original NIH grant awarded in 1988 when he first joi...
Hollywood Increases Film Portrayals Of People With Disabilities
...cal problems quickly in his mind wonthe Best Actor award
for "Rain Man" in 1988, very few autistic people aresavants. "We have seen a dramatic increase in what I call 'disability movies,'but most film critics will tell you there is very little reality basis in thefilm," said Safran, who teaches a c...
Chemical Society's Highest Award Goes To Ronald Breslow
... has no higher honor than the Priestley Medal. The award
is namedfor Joseph Priestley, who reported the discovery of oxygen in 1774, and itsfirst recipient, in 1923, was Ira Remsen, the chemist credited with bringinglaboratory research to the American university. "What I do is make new molecules wi...
Scientists Report Cancer Fighting Drug As Possible Treatment For Multiple
...pported by a Harry Weaver Neuroscience Scholarship award
of the NMSS. Rockefeller began in 1901 as The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, thefirst U.S. biomedical research center. Rockefeller faculty members have madesignificant achievements, including the discovery that DNA is the carrier ofgene...
Three INEEL Inventions Win International Recognition
...t 100 awards to INEELscientists. The international award
program selects the top 100 significantaccomplishments in the area of research and development for this importantrecognition. This is a major good news event for the researchers at the INEEL.We hope you will be able to attend this press conference....
Novel Imaging Agent Developed By Penn Researchers Provides Insight Into Brain's Message Delivery System
...he University of Pennsylvania Medical Center. The award
will be given atthe JointCongress of the European ...erlin, Germany, August 30 -September 4, 1998. This award
recognizes the breakthroughs of Dr. Kung and a multi-disciplinaryteam of researchers at Penn, includ...
UCSF AIDS Research Center Receives Major New Grant From NIH
...eceive $5.76 million over the next four years. The award
will support ongoing UCSF work in the basic, clinical, and behavioralscience areas of HIV/AIDS, with an emphasis on developing new treatmentapproaches, understanding the biology of HIV transmission to prevent infection,and improving the effectiveness...
National Science Foundation Awards Knowledge And Distributed Intelligence Grants
...w are examples of KDI awards. Included are title, award
number, principal investigators and institution. More information can be accessed (via the award
number) at: http://www.nsf.gov/verity/srchawdf.htm More details about KDI are available at: www....
Research Grant To Wistar Institute Involves Linda Creed Breast Cancer Foundation In Breast Cancer Research
... Creed BreastCancer Foundation grant. The $20,000 award
will support continued research onTALL-104 cells, which show promise in the treatment of breast cancer. According to Lisa Brownstein, President of the Linda Creed Breast CancerFoundation, this grant allows the Foundation "to be involved in a small ...
AAPS Announces Call For Nominations For 1999 Awards
...e AAPS office at 703-548-3000. Please identify the award
for which youneed nomination materials when contacting the office....
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Ranked "Most Preferred Hospital" In L.A. And #1 In Six Other Key Categories
...pital ad recall,and best image and reputation. The award
was given by National ResearchCorporation, a natio...lhealthcare services by Los Angeles residents. The award
was given by NationalResearch Corporation, which introduced performance norms to the healthcareindus...
Komen Foundation Announces Application Deadline For 1999 National Grants
...has had asubstantial impact on breast cancer. Each award
includes a $10,000 honorarium, acitation and an inscribed, limited-edition crystal statuette designed by Tiffany& Co. Credited as the nation's leading catalyst in the fight against breast cancer,the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and its pow...
Children Of Smokers Suffer Negative Health Effects Later In Life
...tino's work was funded by an Ohio State fellowship award
during her firstyear of graduate school....
Advances In Translational Cancer Research Is Focus Of 90th Annual Meeting Of American Association For Cancer Research
...ual Meeting, including the Plenary Session and all award
lectures, will be webcast and will be available through the virtual pressroom. Lastly, media will be able to access archived press releases from the 1998 meeting. Third Annual Public Forum The meeting will feature AACR's Third Annual Public Forum, ...
New Teacher Award Honors NSF Program Director
...ce, mathematics, engineering, and technology. The award
is named after Lawrence A. Scadden,* the National ...ple with disabilities. Scadden isblind. This new award
was created in his honor by the Regional Alliance ofScience, Engineering and Mathematics for Student...
Study Finds Lymph Node Surgery Unnecessary For Many Breast Cancer Patients
...ram of Research Excellence (SPORE) inBreast Cancer award
from the National Cancer Institute, the research teamdeveloped a decision model to systematically evaluate axillary lymph nodedissection in early stage breast cancer patients whose nodes were normal onphysical exams. The researchers combined the res...
Abraham Rudolph To Receive Howland Medal For Contributions To The Advancement Of Pediatrics
...theCardiovascular Research Institute at UCSF. The award
will be presented at thePediatric Academic Societi...e presentationspeech at the awards ceremony. "This award
honors those whose contributions topediatrics have aided its advancement. Abe Rudolph is eminently d...
American Psychiatric Association Plans First Comprehensive Guidelines For HIV/AIDS Treatment
...rded the center's mental health program itshighest award
for clinical service delivery, the Gold Achievement Award. "This is an important move for the APA to endorse practice guidelinesfor persons with HIV/AIDS," says Dr. McDaniel. "Although the APA has providednational leadership for the past 10...
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