Latest New York Blood Center Stories

2014-05-20 04:21:11

The MMAAP Foundation Expands Support to Fund Multidisciplinary Research Collaborations between China and the US NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its mission to bring together leading research and medical talent and institutions from the US and Asia, the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation ("MMAAP Foundation") today announces that it has made its 2014 Fellowship and Project Awards in Geriatrics (under the Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior...

2014-05-12 16:28:31

Partnership between two preeminent institutions serving the Midwest and Northeast will bring synergies in blood and laboratory services, medical programs, cell therapies and research KANSAS CITY, Mo. and NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community Blood Center of Greater Kansas City (CBC) and New York Blood Center (NYBC) announced today that they are combining their operations to create one of the leading blood centers serving patients and hospitals in the Northeast...

2014-05-06 04:23:35

Chinese Private Sector Conglomerate Funds One-Year Training in the US for Two Chinese Geriatricians Under the MMAAP Foundation's Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health NEW YORK, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wanxiang Group Corporation, a Chinese multinational automotive components manufacturing company, has made a contribution to the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation (MMAAP Foundation) to support two Fellowships in Geriatric Medicine. The fellowships,...

2014-04-10 20:20:12

NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC) is proud to announce two "Golden Reels" and one "Silver Reel" Awards won at the 45(th) Media Communications Association-International (MCA-I) Media Festival. The videos were produced for the 50(th) anniversary of NYBC to showcase the center's advancement in science and role in the community. For more than 40 years, the MCA-I Media Festival has celebrated excellence in media communications. Internationally...

2014-01-27 16:23:40

She's Going to the Super Bowl! NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC) is wrapping up its eight-month partnership with the 2014 Super Bowl Host Committee, sending a blood donor to the big game this weekend with a pair of tickets. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140127/DC53410) "More than a quarter of a million names were entered in the sweepstakes, representing everyone who donated blood with us from May 24 to January 17," said...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.