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2010-07-08 14:20:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will announce its 2010 second-quarter financial results on Thursday, July 29, 2010. At 11 a.m. EDT on that date, members of the company's senior management team will host a conference call and supporting webcast to discuss these results and answer related questions. Participants may listen to the audio portion of the conference call either through audio streaming online or by telephone. Slide viewing is...

2010-06-21 07:01:27

Prototype drug blocks MCL-1 protein that helps tumors survive treatment Scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have found a way to disable a common protein that often thwarts chemotherapy treatment of several major forms of cancer. The researchers discovered, surprisingly, that they could exploit a small portion of this anti-death protein, called MCL-1, to make a molecular tool that specifically blocked MCL-1's "pro-survival" action, allowing standard cancer drugs to kill the tumor cells...

2010-06-01 14:32:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that company Treasurer Ralph Than will participate in the upcoming 2010 Industrials Conference, hosted by Deutsche Bank Securities, in Chicago. Mr. Than will present from 3:05 p.m. to 3:40 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, June 23, discussing Dana's progress on financial performance. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA ) Information on accessing a live webcast will be posted to...

2010-05-28 18:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is released on behalf of Dana and David Pump: Yahoo! Sports published an article Wednesday, May 26 regarding an investigation conducted by the University of Kansas into the unauthorized sale of tickets by certain campus employees. This article contains allegations regarding us by David Freeman, a three time convicted felon reportedly facing an 18-month prison sentence on a bribery charge. To be clear, we have always conducted our business...

2010-05-03 10:25:00

MAUMEE, Ohio,, May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it has earned Ford Motor Company's Gold World Excellence Award - the automaker's highest quality honor - for its work on the Ford Ranger compact pickup truck. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA ) Specifically recognized was Dana's Montevideo, Uruguay, operation, which assembles Spicer® rear axles and ships them to Ford's facility in nearby...

2010-04-22 09:58:00

MEDIA ADVISORY: FOR MAY 16, 2010 SHORT HILLS, N.J., April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation: WHAT: Enzzo's Trattoria will be the presenting sponsor of the fundraising event, "Enzzo's Got the Avenue Roaring for the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation" in celebration of Bike Week. The event will include a motorcycle contest, DJ, door prize(s), photo station, food, drinks, and more, with proceeds from the event...

2010-04-05 08:00:00

CINCINNATI, April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) and Walmart (NYSE: WMT) are together furthering their commitment to families by launching the action-packed made-for-TV movie, "Secrets of the Mountain," which will debut Friday, April 16, 2010 at 8/7c on NBC. The soundtrack for the nail-biting, family-friendly drama was produced by music mogul Randy Jackson and includes original tracks from popular artists such as Alisan & Ilsey, Brooke White and Jordin...

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...

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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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