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2010-03-19 08:22:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Sweetnam will participate in the upcoming Bank of America Inaugural New York Auto Summit in New York. Mr. Sweetnam will present from 11:40 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 31, discussing Dana's recent financial performance, as well as current and future plans. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA ) Information...

2010-03-18 13:05:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) Director Jerome B. "Jerry" York passed away today at age 71 following a brief illness. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA ) A 30-year veteran of the automotive industry, Mr. York joined the Dana Board of Directors in 2008. In serving as Lead Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee, and a member of the Compensation Committee, he played an instrumental role in shaping a new Dana...

2010-03-14 14:39:43

Improving on traditional screening tests for potential anti-cancer drugs, scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have developed a laboratory technique that more closely simulates the real-world conditions in which tumor cells mingle with the body's normal cells. Because these neighboring cells "“ key components of what is known as the "tumor microenvironment" "“ can alter the effectiveness of anti-cancer drugs, the new technique may help researchers narrow the field of...

2010-03-04 13:59:00

SHORT HILLS, N.J., March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation: WHAT: The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation will host a wine and cheese reception in Jacksonville to share information about the Reeve Foundation's programs, including updates on recent progress in spinal cord research, news about the Reeve Foundation's plans in Florida, and the activities of the Brooks Adaptive Sports Program. A brief question and answer...

2010-02-22 08:50:00

A new survey has found that African-Americans are more likely than whites to hold mistaken and fatalistic beliefs about lung cancer, as well as being more reluctant to consult a doctor about possible symptoms of the disease, according to researchers from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and their collaborators. These attitudes among blacks may help explain the puzzling racial disparities in lung cancer treatment outcomes that have been documented over the past 25 years, and highlight the need for...

2010-02-05 09:00:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jim Yost will participate in the upcoming Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference in South Beach, Florida. Mr. Yost will present from 2:55 p.m. to 3:40 p.m. EST on Thursday, Feb. 18, discussing Dana's recent financial performance, as well as current and future plans. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA )...

2010-01-25 07:11:48

Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have discovered a gene activity signature that predicts a high risk of cancer recurrence in certain breast tumors that have been treated with commonly used chemotherapy drugs. Despite their resistance to drugs of the anthracycline class, the breast cancers bearing this gene signature will probably still be vulnerable to other types of chemotherapy agents, say scientists in a letter to be published in Nature Medicine on its Web site and later in a...

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2010-01-19 13:45:40

Even when their tumors are shrinking in response to therapy, some non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients have a scattering of cancer cells that are undeterred by the drug, causing the tumor to resume its growth, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Cancer Center scientists report in the January issue of Cancer Cell. The findings suggest that identifying such patients and treating them with a combination of drugs from the very start of therapy can produce...

2010-01-15 12:16:00

DANA POINT, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dana Point Concours d'Elegance (www.DanaPointConcours.org) announced today that Dick Messer, Executive Director of the Petersen Automotive Museum, has been added to the organizations Board of Directors. Messer is a native of Los Angeles and he grew up surrounded by the Southern California car culture. He began collecting, racing, and restoring cars more than fifty years ago. The Petersen Automotive Museum was founded by Robert E. Petersen, an...

2010-01-14 10:19:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) has been recognized by Automotive News and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) with a Global Automotive Shareholder Value Award for 2009, earning top honors in the category of one-year total shareholder return among global parts suppliers. In 2009, Dana stock appreciated by 1,364.86 percent. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA) The award, which is based on PWC's Shareholder Value Index,...


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Perseus Constellation -- Location: Northern Hemisphere; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 03h; Declination: +45; Source: Greek Mythology Perseus was the son of the Greek god Zeus and the mortal princess Danae. Perseus' grandfather, Acrisius, the king of Argos, was warned by an oracle that he would be killed by his grandson. Acrisius locked his daughter Danae in a dungeon to prevent her bearing a child. Zeus found a way into her dungeon disguised as a shower of gold. When the child Perseus...

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