Tag: "agreements" at medical news
Nottingham center to help UK to meet its carbon targets
...entres ultimate goal will be to sign collaborative agreements
with power and construction companies to move forward with commercialisation of the technology. A spokesperson for the EPSRC said: Established in response to recommendations in the 2004 international review of engineering research in the UK, Challe...
New AIDS Tech Transfers reinforce Roche commitment to strengthen African manufacturing
...V medicine. To date, Roche has Technology Transfer agreements
with a total of five companies across Africa since...rns, CEO Division Roche Pharma, stated, "These new agreements
highlight the positive contribution that the Technology Transfer Initiative is making to help streng...
Health officials renew Indo-US Vaccine Action Program
...trol and Prevention, have signed similar bilateral agreements
with the government of India. "These collaborations clearly benefit both countries and the global biomedical and public health research community more broadly," notes Dr. Glass. Many VAP-supported research projects have directly addressed critic...
New data supports a non-invasive approach to routine prenatal genetic testing
...nts peace of mind." Through technology licensing agreements
with clinical laboratories, Sequenom expects a non-invasive application of its technology for fetal Rhesus D (RhD) typing to become available in these laboratories beginning in the first half of 2007. Rhesus disease can occur when the blood of the ex...
Leading advocates express support for microbicide research, despite disappointing trial results
...insistence, the trial investigators forged written agreements
in advance to assure that any women who sero-converted while enrolled in the trial would get ongoing care and treatment, including anti-retroviral drugs as needed", she said. "Our priority now is to make sure that advocates' and community questions ...
Civil society movement calls for transparency in the WHO director-general elections
...cting public health interests in the face of trade agreements
(e.g. the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) that seem to be harmful? What steps would you take to ensure that WHO is able to resist pressures from corporate interests and their allies for WHO to adopt a weaker po...
Dobbs to give plenary keynote at Drug Information Association conference in Philadelphia, Sept. 26
...mergers. Amid all of this, partnerships, licensing agreements
andstrategic alliances abound. This is a challenging time that requiresleadership at all levels."...
New medication appears effective in helping smokers kick the habit
...rg .) Editor's Note: Dr. Johnson has consulting agreements
with Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical Inc., Alkermes Inc., Sanofi-Aventis, and TransOral Pharmaceuticals Inc. This study was supported by grants from the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Please...
Patent laws and US trade agreements are hindering access to HIV treatment
International patent laws and US-negotiated trade agreements
are impeding access to life-saving HIV medicines (...hrough bilateral, regional, and multilateral trade agreements
and this campaign also has an impact on access to ART. These agreements
have conditioned liberalized...
ESA and Spot Image set precedence with data sharing
...ent functionalities and for setting up data access agreements
with the mission operators. Thus, ESA will seek extension of existing agreements
already in place for Category-1 use and set up this type of agreement with other data providers in t...
How cow warts, clergy sex surveys moved along cancer vaccine
...ssued by the European Patent Office and by royalty agreements
with the companies commercializing the vaccine. The research project in Rochester began with an effort to develop a blood test to detect infection by a class of viruses known as human papillomaviruses or HPV, which cause warts as well as cervical can...
Embargoed materials for Complementary & Integrative Medicine Conference
...on best practices, including the sharing of sample agreements
created by other institutions, and focused meetings on the topic. These were viewed as top strategies for enhancing inter-institutional relationships. "Conventional and complementary/alternative educational programs presently have a significant web...
Study assesses relationship between conflicts of interest and voting patterns at FDA meetings
...tracts/grants/cooperative research and development agreements
(CRADAs), as well as consulting arrangements and speaking/writing arrangements within the last 12 months. Any relevant conflicts of interest are reported at the beginning of the advisory committee meeting in a statement read aloud by the committee ...
5 finalists compete for Franz Edelman Award for Achievement in Operations Research
...become an active retailer by negotiating marketing agreements
with suppliers (airlines, hotels, etc.), managing web content and expanding into more profitable lines of business. Using O.R., Travelocity Revenue Management and Sabre Research Group collaborated to improve Travelocity's performance through modelin...
Concerns over influence of tobacco firms in low income countries
...ther example of industry efforts to seek voluntary agreements
rather than endure effective government legislation as required by the FCTC," say the authors. "We urge Mexico to reconsider its pact with the tobacco industry and caution other nations against following its example." Another article analyses British...
HIV risks reduced when mothers teach daughters about disease
...nd encouraged mothers to request daughters to sign agreements
to practice sexual abstinence. Following the 12 weeks of intensive training, mothers brought their daughters to the group and shared with them what they learned about HIV. "We wanted to teach the mothers separately, so the daughters could see them a...
Sydney scientists discover and license breakthrough anti-inflammatory treatment
...5 million), making it one of the largest licensing agreements
ever secured by an Australian biotechnology company. Going forward, the Garvan Institute and G2 will remain involved in the crucial stages of development, making the deal one of the few true partnerships between academia and industry. Commenting on ...
Robust monitoring is crucial to patient choice
...than half relied on non-specific and service level agreements
or patient feedback to monitor the quality of cataract surgery. The public expect that safe cataract care should be commissioned for them, and robust methods of monitoring need to be agreed and implemented so that patients can make a truly informed c...
AstraZeneca and M. D. Anderson Cancer Center form umbrella scientific collaboration agreements
...y announced entering into scientific collaboration agreements
that will allow for integrated pre-clinical and cl...ctal cancers). These renewable, three-year, master agreements
establish a framework for collaboration on a variety of initiatives across a range of AstraZeneca on...
WHO must prepare health ministries for trade liberalisation
...evidence of the implications of multilateral trade agreements
for health. Unfortunately, few health ministries are currently doing so, states the editorial. The Lancet comments: "By next year, when the extended deadline for the Doha trade talks expires, it is essential that all health ministries be in a positio...