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2011-08-11 15:51:00

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) has just unveiled a brand new ACMG Online Live Learning Center, which will bring online genetics education to a variety of health care professionals. This valuable, on-demand resource brings the latest educational programming in genetics and genomics from ACMG's live learning offerings such as the Genetics Review Course and Annual Meeting Short Courses to health professionals who are practicing in,...

2011-04-12 00:00:27

Leading interactive multichannel retailer HSN will offer customers another opportunity to see and learn more about the tremendous benefits of Hydroxatone® when the line of anti-aging skincare products returns April 11 and 12, following its highly successful debut in February. While on HSN, beauty experts will educate viewers on the efficacy and clinically-shown results that are attainable using this innovative line of creams and beauty treatments. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) April 11, 2011...

2009-12-01 07:30:00

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) has a long-standing position that genes are products of nature, and as such should not be patentable. ACMG has provided comments to the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Genetics Health and Society (SACGHS) about its views on an ongoing basis. The recent recommendations of the SACGHS recognize that gene patenting is creating problems both in access to genetic testing and in insuring the quality...

2009-02-03 10:50:00

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Medical Genetics Foundation (ACMGF) has unveiled a new website at www.acmgfoundation.org. "The new ACMG Foundation website is not only a great way to learn about what the Foundation is but also to see first-hand how the initiatives of the ACMG and the Foundation save lives and improve human health through the translation of genetic discoveries into better patient care," says R. Rodney Howell, MD, FACMG, President of the...

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