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Are You Properly Engaging Your Clinical Pharmacology Team? - Clinical Leader

Clinical Leader
Phase I and Clinical Pharmacology studies across the company's (drug) pipeline. Homolka has been working in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 30 years. For the last 20 years, he has been employed by Shire and AstraZeneca in Clinical ...

"Acceptable Risk" Reduces Clinical Development Time - Clinical Leader

Clinical Leader
Throughout his career, Bob Homolka has had no shortage of opportunities to learn about risk and the impact it can have on clinical development. Homolka, the Clinical Pharmacology Operations Team Leader at Shire, recently spent time with a development ...

Professor emerita of physiology, pediatrics, human genetics dies at ... - Daily Bruin

Daily Bruin
Bernice Wenzel, a professor emerita in the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and the Department of Physiology, died Jan. 31 due to natural causes. She was 96.(Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom). Share · Tweet. Faculty and family members ...

Sickkids - Clinical And Metabolic Genetics

Toronto, Ontario - Canada

The role of the Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is to develop and maintain facilities, services and personnel for the diagnosis, management and genetic counselling of individuals/families affected with or at risk for the development of genetic disorders. While most families referred for genetic services will come from southern Ontario, particularly the Greater Toronto Area, the division also accepts referrals from other Canadian and international centres.

Clinical Genetics
United States

Contains research, and educational resources for genetic counselors, clinical and medical geneticists, with links to professional societies, genetic support groups, clinical resources, genome centers, and computer resources.

Metabolic Explorer

Explores and designs metabolic pathways.

United States

Description of over 450 metabolic pathways and their associated enzymes, from over 150 organisms maintained by SRI International, Menlo Park, CA.

IBC: Targeting Metabolic Syndrome
United States

Forum to discuss scientific advances in the study of the interrelated risk factors, and developments in the therapeutic targets being explored in this field. Meeting to be held for three days in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Physiological and Metabolic Adaptations of Salmonids
United Kingdom

Mat Couchman discusses the environmental influences and changes in lifestyle that create physiological and metabolic adaptations in fish and also deals with their basic nutritional requirements.

General Overview of the Major Metabolic Pathways

A survey of human metabolism, written for undergraduates in the Health Sciences from a chemist's point of view. Includes profile of author at University of Oporto, Portugal.

Exploring the Metabolic and Generic Control of Gene Expression
United States

Database with the data for the experiments in the paper - DeRisi et. al. Science 278: 680-686. Includes text files that can be downloaded. The original paper requires a subscription fee.

Pediatrics at Groningen University Hospital: Liver, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases

Includes research information about oncology, enzyme diagnostics, lungs, liver and intestine.

Hayward Genetics Center/Human Genetics Program - Tulane University School of Medicine
United States

Provides primary and tertiary care genetic services to patients at Tulane Hospital and Clinic, and is the referral center to the Louisiana State Genetic Diseases Program for metabolic diseases.

Genetics and Genealogy: Article #10: Genetics and Human Migration Patterns
United Kingdom

Genetics and Human Migration Patterns