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2010-10-29 10:43:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Research Group Limited, the international pharmaceutical and medical device services company, announces the appointment of Ludo Reynders, Ph.D. to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Reynders brings a wealth of valuable experience to Premier Research. His experience includes more than five years as the Chief Executive Officer of AAIPharma Inc. where he transformed the organization from a pain-focused specialty pharmaceutical company...

2010-10-27 08:30:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Research Group Limited, an international CRO with considerable oncology research expertise, is pleased to announce that Dr. Liddy Chen has received a Doctorate degree in Biostatistics, focusing on study design issues in advanced survival models with major application to oncology clinical trials, from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her research allows her to provide superior quality consultation services to clients, particularly...

2010-09-02 11:07:26

Using readily available computer programs, researchers have developed a system to identify genes that will be useful in the classification of breast cancer. The algorithm, described in BioMed Central's open access Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research will enable researchers to quickly generate valuable gene signatures without specialized software or extensive bioinformatics training. Robin Hallett, a graduate student working under the supervision of Dr. John Hassell and...

2010-08-18 07:29:00

DALLAS, August 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Bioinformatics Market - Advanced Technologies, Global Forecast and Winning Imperatives (2009-2014)", published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), the global bioinformatics market is expected to reach a $8.3 billion by 2014 at a high CAGR of 24.8% from 2009-2014. While knowledge management formed the largest submarket is 2009 at $1.3 billion, the bioinformatics platforms market is...

2010-05-05 10:15:00

Families in the Tampa Bay area now have an easier way to keep their children safe in and around their home. TAMPA, Fla., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a first aid and CPR instructor, Jane Cook understands the important role prevention plays when it comes to safety. When her granddaughter outgrew her child passenger safety seat, she went in search of a booster seat that would protect her precious cargo while also fitting her budget. Her efforts led her to The Safety Store, the first...

2010-04-28 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Knome today announced the launch of its KnomeDISCOVERY Research Awards Program. Given annually, the awards will fund innovative research projects that help reveal the genetic underpinnings of diseases and other important human traits. To inaugurate the program, Knome will award its exome sequencing and interpretation services to three winning research groups, each of which will study a pair of human exomes in order to answer a compelling...

2010-03-09 09:01:00

CINCINNATI, March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kendle (Nasdaq: KNDL), a leading, global full-service clinical research organization, today announced the implementation of a new biostatistics infrastructure that will significantly enhance the analysis and delivery of quality clinical trial data for customers. The centralized SAS®-based platform provides a virtual environment allowing for simultaneous access and analysis of clinical trial data by Kendle's global...

2009-12-03 15:40:00

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. and STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambry Genetics and SoftGenetics today announced the signing of an agreement to provide extended bioinformatics genomics services using SoftGenetics' NextGENe software for next-generation sequencing projects performed at Ambry. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090428/LA06744LOGO) Anja Kammesheidt PhD, Ambry's CSO said, "Our team at Ambry has been providing genomics solutions on Illumina's®...

2009-11-17 13:11:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Bioinformatics - A Global Market Intelligence Report http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164210/Bioinformatics---A-Global-Market-Intelligence-Report.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire Bioinformatics is a key discipline operating on the forefront of the biotech revolution. Despite dynamic potential, Bioinformatics remains a...

2009-09-08 14:42:00

BALTIMORE, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A group of 18 research centers, professional organizations and advocacy groups have joined together to urge Congress to include injury prevention in health care reform. Each day, 475 Americans die from injuries related to motor vehicle crashes, assaults, fires and other trauma. This results in 170,000 deaths every year, more than twice that from diabetes and more than four times that of breast cancer. The group will run an ad in the September 8th...