Latest John McDonald Stories

2014-07-24 23:08:52

Organizations within MLK Corridor Collaborate with Indiana-based CloudOne in Effort to Raise Funds for Urban Co-Working Facility Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The Grindery (http://www.thegrindery.org), an urban co-work organization that helps entrepreneurs imagine and develop the vision for the success of their business is kicking off a fundraising campaign aimed at subsidizing the renovation of their future home in the Northwest Neighborhood. The organization plans to utilize...

2014-06-12 23:08:42

Board Comprised of Leaders from Rational User Groups Worldwide to Provide Feedback to IBM Rational Brand Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 John McDonald, CEO of CloudOne (http://www.oncloudone.com), has been elected to the 2014-2015 Global Rational User Community (GRUC) Council Board. The Global Rational User Community is the largest online and offline organization of IBM Rational software professionals in the world. The announcement was made during Innovate 2014 (June 1-5), IBM’s...

2014-04-18 14:02:54

Two Simon Fraser University psychologists have made a brain-related discovery that could revolutionize doctors’ perception and treatment of attention-deficit disorders. This discovery opens up the possibility that environmental and/or genetic factors may hinder or suppress a specific brain activity that the researchers have identified as helping us prevent distraction. The Journal of Neuroscience has just published a paper about the discovery by John McDonald, an associate professor...

2014-02-10 23:22:06

California Investors Enable CloudOne to Drive Continued Global Expansion and Soaring Demand for Cloud Solutions Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 CloudOne, http://www.oncloudone.com, the world leader in cloud delivery of IBM Software-as-a-Service, announced today a $2.8 million round of Series C financing led by San Diego-based Bootstrap Venture Fund. The investment, which includes participation from several existing investors in the company, comes on the heels of over 40%...

2013-09-16 23:04:03

Dr. John McDonald and everyone at Advanced Back & Neck Care is pleased to announce that they will be offering a low rate of just $25 on a massage for any new patient. Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 With the summer winding down, tensions will be higher than the rest of the year. The kids are going back to school, which in itself can be extremely stressful. Add that to the fact that the days are getting shorter and kids will be spending less time playing outside. The result is...

2013-07-18 23:26:01

Advanced Back & Neck Care has announced that they are having a patient referral contest. As part of this contest, they will be giving away a pair of Samsung Galaxy Tab 2s. Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Dr. John McDonald and the staff at Advanced Back & Neck Care are proud to announce that they are holding a referral contest that is running from June 1st to Aug 30th. The person who refers the most patients during this time will receive a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 with a 10.1-inch...

2012-02-13 23:24:41

New software key for personalized cancer medicine High-throughput DNA sequencing technologies are leading to a revolution in how clinicians diagnose and treat cancer. The molecular profiles of individual tumors are beginning to be used in the design of chemotherapeutic programs optimized for the treatment of individual patients. The real revolution, however, is coming with the emerging capability to inexpensively and accurately sequence the entire genome of cancers, allowing for the...

What Makes Humans And Chimps Different?
2011-10-26 03:00:27

For years, scientists believed the vast phenotypic differences between humans and chimpanzees would be easily explained — the two species must have significantly different genetic makeups. However, when their genomes were later sequenced, researchers were surprised to learn that the DNA sequences of human and chimpanzee genes are nearly identical. What then is responsible for the many morphological and behavioral differences between the two species? Researchers at the Georgia Institute...

2011-06-10 17:02:00

NEW YORK, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- George T. McDonald, Founder and President of The Doe Fund, announced a series of management changes designed to position the 25-year old organization for its next phase of development. "For over two decades, John McDonald has proved his worth to The Doe Fund and to the individuals we serve. Leaving a lucrative career in the finance industry, he joined The Doe Fund as our Chief Financial Officer in 1990, and has worked tirelessly to ensure that our...

2011-01-27 12:49:11

Magnetic nanoparticles A paper published in the January issue of the journal Nanomedicine could provide the foundation for a new ovarian cancer treatment option "“ one that would use an outside-the-body filtration device to remove a large portion of the free-floating cancer cells that often create secondary tumors. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have formed a startup company and are working with a medical device firm to design a prototype treatment system that would...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'