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L'Oral accepting applications for 2007 USA fellowships for Women in Science
...r Women in Science. The fellowship program awards grants
of $40,000 to five researchers each year who are pursuing careers in science, math, engineering, and computer sciences. The selection is based on the research projects they propose and eligibility according to stringent criteria. Now in its fourt...
Studies provide new evidence on risks associated with Cox-2 inhibitors and NSAIDs
...l Institutes of Health. Dr. Song was supported by grants
from the NIDDK, National Institutes of Health. Pl...nding for this review was provided through project grants
from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia and the National Heart Foundation...
ASTRO awards $240,000 to four cancer researchers
...ds is $240,000. "Educational support by the way of grants
is an excellent motivator for these doctors to continue their research and work to find a cure for cancer," said ASTRO President K. Kian Ang, M.D., Ph.D. "I'm confident that the important research conducted by these investigators will help us get ano...
Combined therapies may boost immune response and long-term protection against brain tumors
...ment of Neurosurgery. This study was supported by grants
from the National Institutes of Health. The Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute researchers worked with colleagues in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's Department of Surgery and the University of Perugia, Italy....
Penn researchers to get 7 Tesla whole-body MRI system
...purchase of the whole-body 7T MRI system. The NCRR grants
are used to fund cutting-edge equipment required to advance biomedical research and increase knowledge of the underlying causes of human disease. This new system at Penn will be utilized primarily by four centers: the Metabolic Magnetic Resonance...
Previously approved drugs may be helpful in fatal pediatric disorder
...st forms of NPC to a gene they named npc1. Through grants
from the same foundation, Ory's research group has been studying how npc1 changes affect cholesterol metabolism. For the new study, scientists in Ory's lab were using the mouse model of NPC to test a synthetic compound that activated genes for prote...
Speedsters' traffic fines fund new research on spinal cord injury
...otor vehicle accidents. In Rochester this year the grants
are going to Roman Giger, Ph.D.; Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., Ph.D.; and Mark Noble, Ph.D. Giger, associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Genetics and a scientist in the Center for Aging and Developmental Biology, will use a two-year, $300,...
Hurricane Katrina Community Aadvisory Group Survey Findings
...al investigator on a number of CMHS systems change grants
focusing on issues specific to adults with severe ...roject director for nine federal crisis counseling grants
following Presidentially Declared Disasters in Louisiana. He has served as Chair of the Adult Servic...
New medication appears effective in helping smokers kick the habit
... 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 see the article for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, financial disclosures, funding a...
Going to church to lose weight
...l of Medicine, which recently received one of five grants
from the Pennsylvania Department of Health. The research team, led by Temple diabetes expert Guenther Boden, M.D., plans to use the $4.15 million to test whether an Internet-based telemedicine system can help overweight and obese African Americans i...
Digital cameras and Internet ease the pain of oral disease
...nclusions. Now, researchers are focused on finding grants
to help support follow-up efforts so that all toddlers identified with ECC will receive the much needed dental care....
Poorer countries better at health grant implementation
... different factors on grant implementation for 265 grants
in 86 middle and low income countries. The team ...at are politically stable were more likely to use grants
from the Global Fund. This could be because where resources are desperately needed, more political a...
Poor countries with least-developed health systems best able to make rapid use of grants
...ive assessment of the countries' implementation of grants
using extensive data on grant disbursement availab...ncome countries are the most likely to rapidly use grants
from the Global Fund. The grants
are subject to strict reporting procedures for disbursement, with t...
Higher blood pressure associated with decline in walking ability in older persons
...ons without dementia The research was supported by grants
from the National Institute on Aging, which leads the Federal effort to support and conduct basic, clinical, and social and behavioral studies on aging and on Alzheimer's disease....
Navigation guides robotic future
...UQ led team received one of three Thinking Systems grants
announced by the FederalGovernment on Monday. The team will study the navigation skills of bees, rodents and humans as a way ofunderstanding the function of the hippocampus, the part of the brain that controlsnavigation. "One thing that makes us ...
New study into Australia ageing gracefully
...l Research Council and Australian Research Council grants
announced by the Minister for Ageing and the Minister for Education, Science and Training. Associate Professor Anstey will lead a team of investigators to compile data from over 50,000 participants in nine Australian longitudinal studies of ageing ...
Dental stem cells have been characterized for tooth tissue engineering
...gy (CIMIT), by The Forsyth Institute, by NIH/NIDCR grants
R41 DE015445, R01 DE016132, and R21 DE016370-01, and by Dentigenix/Ivoclar-Vivadent....
International Association for Dental Research presents awards & fellowships
...in Brisbane. This year, the AADR was able to award grants
to 29 individuals: Cory Bailey Jeremy Paul Bateman Filippo Cangini Wes Cardall Melina Cozby Cory Ernst Gabriela Gata Adriana Gata Cara Gonzales Xiaozhe Han Nathan Helm Monik Jimenez Matthew L. Jones Jill Kramer Misty Lenk Cristina Maresca Jennifer M...
New insights into the impact of pregnancy on inflammatory arthritis
...grant from the Washington Womens Foundation and by grants
from the National Institutes of Health, set out to investigate whether changes in serum fetal DNA levels correlate with changes in arthritis activity during and after pregnancy. They conducted a study on 25 pregnant women with inflammatory arthritis...
$20 million gift to Rush University Medical Center kicks-off campus redevelopment
...tment of Public Health. Each hospital has received grants
to improve hospital capabilities in preparedness planning, disease detection and surveillance, infection control, communications, collaborations, education and training, and more. The campus redevelopment also includes implementation of a new informa...
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