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UMB Received 104 NIH Research Grants Under the Federal Stimulus Bill

Nov. 5 – The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) has captured 104 of 476 Maryland grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. Continue reading “UMB Received 104 NIH Research Grants Under the Federal Stimulus Bill” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, June 25th, 2009
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ATS, ERS Jointly Issue Asthma Assessment Guidelines

June 25 – The American Thoracic Society and the European Respiratory Society have released official standards for clinical trials and practice with respect to the assessment of asthma. The statement appears More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 2nd, 2007
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NSF grant to fund research in advanced light microscopy at UCLA

Nov 2 : The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.1 million Major Research Instrumentation Continue reading “NSF grant to fund research in advanced light microscopy at UCLA” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 1st, 2007
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London may soon have world’s biggest medical research lab

October 1 : A consortium of British organisations that are well known for funding various big clinical studies is reportedly planning to establish a world-class medical science centre in London. Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
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Fat in stomach may cause Vitamin C to promote carcinogens

Sept 4 : A new study has given people another good reason to lose all that extra weight by finding that fat in the stomach may cause vitamin C to promote the formation of certain cancer causing chemicals rather More...

By BioNews On Thursday, August 2nd, 2007
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Kerala’s biotech institute transferred to central government

Aug 2 : The Thiruvananthapuram-based Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB), the only institution of its kind in the country, will now be run by the central government, the union cabinet decided Thursday. More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, August 1st, 2007
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20 young researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards for breakthrough ideas

August 1 : Entering its fourth and final year the European Young Investigator Awards (EURYI) scheme is “going out with style”. Continue reading “20 young researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 26th, 2007
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Scientists call for changes in stem cell legislation

July 26 : Leading stem cell scientists from across Europe are today lobbying European government in an attempt to get embryonic stem cell legislation in Europe changed. Continue reading “Scientists call for More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 25th, 2007
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Research Councils launch strategy to boost global reach

July 25 : From groundbreaking research on rapid climate change to the design of the world’s first sustainable city, the UK’s research community has an excellent record of working Continue reading “Research More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 26th, 2007
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Medicines being diverted for drug abuse: UN official

June 26 : India faces a problem of medicines being diverted for drug abuse and the smuggling of such drugs to neighbouring countries is also a serious issue, says a senior UN official. Continue reading “Medicines More...